Downsides are an easycore/metalcore band based in eastern Long Island, NY. The band currently consists of Omar Montufar (vocals/lead guitar), Billy Krausch (bass), Dan Palumbo (rhythm guitar) and Ryan Noonan (drums).
Mayra Ramales founded The Sound Live in 2014, with the goal of highlighting underground talent. By creating a media platform, she aimed to expand accessibility to music journalist for up-and-coming writers and media creators. She completed her undergraduate degree at NYU and a dual masters at the University of Texas at Austin. She hopes to maintain The Sound Live as a DIY hub for everyday creatives.
Your source for multi-genre, bilingual music media coverage. Pop culture analysis through a critically informed lens. 8 Years running on a DIY platform.