Innovative cello band Break of Reality (Patrick Laird, Laura Metcalf, Ivan Trevino, Ben Capps) took some time off to chat with us, sharing their experiences as musicians, their inspiration and their own personal advice to other aspiring musicians.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvEin4SOOgY     TSL: Lets talk a bit about your own personal experience with the cello and...
The music business has changed drastically over the last couple of years with the release of free streaming devices which give fans access to musicians work without a cost. This has been devastating to the music world to the point where musicians can no longer make a living through...
Igor Cavalera is best known as the ex-member of legendary heavy metal band Sepultura along with his brother Max Cavalera. While some years were spent on a rivalry, the brothers have long ago buried the hatchet and have formed a new band, Cavalera Conspiracy. We had a chance to...
Fight Amp has been making a lot of noise lately; the underground heavy metal band from Philadelphia has recently snagged up an awesome gig, opening up for Eyehategod on their upcoming April tour dates. We were able to chat with Fight Amp lead singer Mike McGinnis in order to get a better...
Up and coming pop singer SEE is a unique talent, mixing elements of both pop and alternative rock to pull away from being the conventional pop star. We had the opportunity to chat with SEE about her Arlene's Grocery residency, her personal influences and her upcoming debut album.     TSL: I...
The Lord Calverts are an explosive, all-original garage rock band from the New York City area. Heavily influenced by the ‘60’s garage-rock scene, their music has been described as true American rock n roll.  For the past four years The Lord Calverts featuring vocalist Kevin Lydon, guitarist Askold Buk,...
Australian Metalcore band Northlane has secured their place as one of the genre’s breathrough bands. While lineup changes may have challenged Northlane’s future, their latest album “Node” marks a comeback, making it the first album to feature new lead singer Marcus Bridge. The album reached Australia’s number 1 on...
One of the most promising artists to rise out of the northwest is The Flavr Blue. The Seattle/LA-based band combines catchy pop rhythms with hip-hop, bass heavy tunes that'll stay stuck in your head for days to come. The Flavr Blue is fronted by singer-songwriter, Hollis Wong-Wear, whom you...
Biters are an up and coming rock band that is highly inspired by the 70s groove that made bands like Thin Lizzy and Cheap Trick so memorable. A refreshing band we thought everyone should get to know better, we took up the opportunity to chat with Biter's lead singer Tuk...
The underground music scene of NYC is one of the hardest places to roam if you’re a musician. Everything from forming a band, recording and booking shows can stir up an unprecedented problem. Getting fans to turn out for shows is a problem all its own.   Now, imagine being able...