Guest Review: Paramore – After Laughter

BACKGROUND:   When people think of Paramore, they’ll probably associate with them in one of two ways, the emo punk-rock band who made a name for themselves in the early 2000’s with their alternative, Warped Tour vibes, or as the pop-rock band with super catchy hooks and cheerful sound. Needless to say, this Tennessee originated band … Continue reading Guest Review: Paramore – After Laughter

Guest Review: Foster the People – Sacred Hearts Club

BACKGROUND: Best known for their breezy smash, summer-hit, “Pumped Up Kicks”, Foster the People have done it again with a heavy hitting record. The Los Angeles group is led by a musician who grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. Mark Foster credits the ultimate California band, The Beach Boys, with first piquing his interest in music … Continue reading Guest Review: Foster the People – Sacred Hearts Club

Guest Review: P.O.S – Chill, dummy

BACKGROUND: P.O.S. (Stefon Alexander) is one of the founding members of the Minneapolis-based hip-hop collective known as Doomtree. The group is well-known as one of the most staunchly independent groups, and they formed their own record label and publisher (Doomtree Records and Doomtree Press, respectively) in the 2000s. With each successive release, P.O.S. gained more … Continue reading Guest Review: P.O.S – Chill, dummy