“The Ceiling” & “Water Cooler Affair”: RF20XX’s Livewire Reviews – 6/23

Much like Ska, Punk Rock is something that will never go out of style for us, or just in general, no matter what anyone else says. This week, on the RF20XX Livewire Reviews, we head into tracks that amplify what makes different subgenres of Rock absolute treasures, with newcomer to the CLT Scene, Two Eyes … More “The Ceiling” & “Water Cooler Affair”: RF20XX’s Livewire Reviews – 6/23

Charlotte Area & East Coast Nerdcore Pays Tribute to a JRPG Giant: Omega Sparx/SWATS’s “Buster Sword Cypher” – Single Review

It’s hard to believe that at this moment, 22 years have passed since the release of the one game that brought Squaresoft, now Square Enix, to the front of the conversation in the new era of 3D graphics on what was then a revolution in presentation, gameplay, and storytelling over in North America; the game … More Charlotte Area & East Coast Nerdcore Pays Tribute to a JRPG Giant: Omega Sparx/SWATS’s “Buster Sword Cypher” – Single Review

BadCameo Takes Us For An Interstellar Ride with “Neon Souls”: EP Review

Funk, as a genre, treads a lot of ground when it comes to experimentation. Much of what’s loved about it is the easy build up to something more erratic, culminating into a way of moving in mind and soul that doesn’t have to put a listener on their feet, but will open up the horizons … More BadCameo Takes Us For An Interstellar Ride with “Neon Souls”: EP Review

Pullover Dreams Of A Lovely Future with “Forever”: Album Review

In charting through the timeline of their sound, Pullover’s evolution isn’t as blatant as one might like to see, but in that is a beauty. Mostly, Repossession Blues feels like an aimless search from the narrator’s perspective, where we the audience are in the front row seats of the misadventures that are sure to follow. … More Pullover Dreams Of A Lovely Future with “Forever”: Album Review

Heckdang Takes Us Thru Loss with New Release “Never Left Home”

It’s always a proud day in the Queen City when one of our local artists drops a big release, and today Charlotte Music Vets Heckdang released their new EP “Never Left Home” on all channels for the public’s listening pleasure. If you’re a hardcore or even casual Milestone attendee or a Snug fan, chances are … More Heckdang Takes Us Thru Loss with New Release “Never Left Home”

Concert Spotlight: Fest in Peace @ Petra’s – March 30th

Happy Weekend, All!! I hope you’re getting to enjoy the nice weather out in the Charlotte area, which thankfully with it has come a multitude of events scoured around the city. Tonight, one of those events commemorates the legacy of Jerry Brown, former co-owner of Petra’s, one of the city’s most beloved music hubs on … More Concert Spotlight: Fest in Peace @ Petra’s – March 30th

The Business People w/ Little Bird at The Evening Muse – Charlotte Music Reel

Happy Monday, All! Charlotte was a cold & rainy mess, over the course of Friday & Saturday, but I hope you still got the chance to go out and enjoy it anyhow. This week, we were back at The Evening Muse to see The Business People, CLT Powerhouses, put on a good presentation while Charleston’s … More The Business People w/ Little Bird at The Evening Muse – Charlotte Music Reel

Music Preview: The Artisanals & The High Divers Duo @ The Evening Muse

In the last few days of September, we come to the last few performances before the Charlotte Scene goes into a spook-tacular frame of mind. With The Artisanal’s self-titled first full-length album coming live tonight at the Evening Muse, I couldn’t imagine a better send-off. As a little background, The Artisanal’s are comprised of self-described … More Music Preview: The Artisanals & The High Divers Duo @ The Evening Muse

Artist Spotlight: The Eyebrows Turn The *Volume* Up @ Snug Harbor, Sept. 1st

In Charlotte’s wide-ranging Music Scene, there exists so much talent, ever present any day one might travel out, but few may hold a candle to Jay Garrigan & his co-conspirators as they premiere themselves as The Eyebrows tonight at Snug Harbor. Jay, along with Shawn Lynch on drums, have had a long history together, playing … More Artist Spotlight: The Eyebrows Turn The *Volume* Up @ Snug Harbor, Sept. 1st