Category Archives: Under The Radar
We are proud to bring you a FREE download of the new ep “Road Trip” by up and coming punk band, Hippos of Doom. Fans of NoFx, Millencolin, Lagwagon, Mxpx, or even Rufio will find something to appreciate in this new music.
Pax217 have just announced their official hometown reunion show. The show will take place on February 18th at House of Blues in Anaheim, CA. They will be joined by Number One Gun (playing Celebrate Mistakes and other fan favorites) as well as The Breax Band, Ruslan, and Dominic Balli.
Belle Epoque is back & this Tuesday, August 14th, the band releases their latest creation, titled Disillusions Of Man. The EP features 6 brand new tracks featuring a more focused, raw, yet mature sound that is bound to catch some by surprise. Check out our new interview here.
ElisaRay is an indie folk outfit from the Greensboro, NC area. The band recently completed recording a brand new album, titled All Creatures, & arecurrently raising funds via Kickstarter in order to a CD version of the album. Do yourself a favor & check out this up-and-coming group.
Brave Season, an indie rock band out of Marysville, CA, just released their debut EP “Foreigners”. The band “can be described as a mix of the punk rhythms of bands like Relient K and Paramore with the indie melodicism of The Killers and Circa Survive”.
A live hip hop Fusion band, St. Bagu succeeds in mixing elements of various musical genres through their four musicians (bass, guitar, drums, keys) and two vocalists in ways that not only innovate, but motivate. The band is offering a brand new free EP online now.
John Ball has recently released his debut solo album, Found Among The Broken, which features seven tracks of alternative rock infused praise. John didn’t wanted “to create music that isn’t the same regurgitated Christian lines, the same chords progressions, and the same uncreative junk that has been heard over and over again” and I argue that he achieved that goal. Do yourself a favor and get the album!
Careo is a indie rock band from upstate New York featuring ex-members of Mending Point & Down to Earth Approach. The band released their latest LP, Liars, in October ’10 and it is available at digital outlets including Noisetrade.
Wolves At The Gate is a name you should get used to hearing. They are poised to make a big splash in ’11 and you can get to know them a bit more by reading the interview! Do yourself a favor & pick up the new EP We Are The Ones, available now!
Josiah James is a multi-instrumental Christian artist who was called to his singer/songwriter career at the age of only 14. Boasting natural vocal talents as well as advanced skills as a guitar and piano player, Josiah released his first full-length CD, “Alive in the Studio” at the age of 16. In the two years to follow, at only 18 years old, he delivered his second project, “Awaiting the Morning.” Both records were well received by fans and it has become…
Do yourself a favor and check out The Civil Wars, made up of Joy Williams (yes, that Joy Williams) and John Paul White. If you like things folk or indie, give it a try. If you like what you hear at Myspace, go here to download a free MP3.
HB is a female fronted symphonic metal band from Finland in the vein of Nightwish. The band released their debut on Bullroser Records back in April. Click the band link to check out two tracks from that release. You can grab the album from Youngside Records in the US.
I think I posted about these guys on the old site but I wanted to introduce you to them. I recently saw Breaking The Silence on the 5 for 5 Tour and was impressed with their live show. I had already been a fan of their music. They play hard rock, or possibly nu metal depending on who you talk to. Recommend for fans of Red, Fireflight, or Decyfer Down. Definitely tons of potential! They have a self-released…
Divided By Friday have added another new song from their brand new EP called Maybe In A Memory. The album and shirts can be ordered here. If you haven’t given these guys a listen yet please do. There are 4 songs off of the 7 song EP so you can get a good feel for it.
One Life Lost have posted 2 brand new tracks to Myspace. I’m sure most of you aren’t familiar with this band but they’re definitely one of my favorite female-fronted groups out there. They are more laidback rock but they still have a little punch to them. The new song “Nothing Compares” is such a great song!
Out of Dallas, TX comes one of my favorite new artists Artist Vs. Poet consisting of Tarcy Thomason and Craig Calloway. The have some of the catchiest electronic-filled pop rock songs and they hooked me when they only had one song up! They have now put up a second to Myspace and brand new one to Purevolume. You should really check them out if you get a chance. I have absolutely no doubt that this band will be…
Check out The Line Dance Massacre, a killer band from Buffalo, NY (which isn’t too far from me) who are on on Hegira Records. I’ve been keeping an eye out on these guys for awhile now and they just put up 2 new demos.
Divided By Friday is a young band out of North Carolina that have some serious potential. They have posted a new demo which you should really check out. Oh and it features Ryan from the band Rookie Of The Year.