The Pass

The Pass

The Pass from Louisville infuses synth electronics into a traditional guitar-bass-drums-rock band. This is shoulder-to-shoulder on the dance floor fun, with tracks grooving like a Ting Tings meets Daft Punk with Franz Ferdinand on lead vocals.

Their EP Colors has placed them…

Brighton, MA

Brighton, MA

Brighton, MA is a five-piece rock band from Chicago. Named for lead singer/songwriter Matt Kerstein's hometown, Brighton MA has existed in various forms since 2006. In the past year, founding members Kerstein, Sam Koentopp, and Jim Tuerk have been joined by Joe Darnaby…

Jascha

Jascha

In that place between front porch greetings and the last drops of Kentucky bourbon lies a sound that begs you to sit back with a corncob pipe, close your eyes, and let it take you to a midsummer night. Influenced as much by Kerouac…

Clovers

Clovers

Cleveland based band Clovers, formerly known as Other Girls is an Indie rock band led by singer and guitarist Jonah Oryzsak.

Clovers’ sound resembles energetic, quirky bands such as The Replacements and The Smiths. Their retro, danceable compositions will not…

Gaby Moreno

Gaby Moreno

"My mom bought me this really cheap nylon string guitar when I was 14, and somehow I started figuring out Jimi Hendrix songs with it." Unabashed yet humble, her answer to a common question reveals Gaby Moreno in a nutshell. Immensely…

Light Pollution

Light Pollution

The Chicago outfit Light Pollution swings their way through MidPoint touring to support their 2010 release Apparitions. This moody masterpiece of a record combines catchy melodic flights with an edgy sensibility that manifests itself in the subtle flourishes of…

Caravan of Thieves

Caravan of Thieves

This act is extremely difficult to pigeonhole, so we won’t even try. They are different, kind of dark with the lyrics, and extremely exciting to watch perform live.

Stretching the parameters of acoustic swing, Caravan…

Holy F*ck

Holy Fuck

Toronto, Canada’s Holy F*ck comes our way, touring in support of their 2010 release Latin. From the band’s website…

If opposites really do attract, it makes perfect sense that Holy F*ck would chose a barn in rural Ontario…

Colour Revolt

Colour Revolt

Colour Revolt’s attention on the national scene has been a long time coming. Originating from Oxford, Mississippi, the band’s home base provided fertile ground for gigging as they were coming up. Recording their first EP proved more difficult, while…