Our sister website Jamsphere The Indie Rock Magazine has come under attack from a mysterious hacker or group of hackers and has suffered a domain high-jacking attempt. In fact Jamsphere which changed hosting companies and transferred all domains about six months ago, now has it’s website domain cited as “expired” on all searches. ForContinue Reading

The first thing that strikes me when I listen to any Australian rock band, are the vocals. Ever since the 80’s when I fell in love with bands like Cold Chisel, Australian Crawl and Midnight Oil, the one key factor, over and above the music itself that made these groups soContinue Reading

WORLD5 coalesced around the idea that music can transcend distance. The five members had all played together in various bands in the U.S. and Europe. But that was then. Today, they live on three difference continents spanning 19 time zones from the U.S. to Australia. Yet distance was no barrier toContinue Reading

“Welcome to Susie’s Saloon…” The words are sung, not spoken, in a warm drawn-out rasp like honey over sandpaper. Blondie Chaplin has a voice that can fill arenas ‘til the furthest rows feel like he’s singing just for them, but on the evening of 11th April 2012 the performer showed that heContinue Reading

I was trying to think of how to describe Essex (UK) raised singer Elainee, and then it struck me. The answer was there in right in front of me all the time. Elainee is simply a ‘Living Doll’… A ‘Living Doll’ wrapped-up in a media mystery that evokes many intriguing questions, I may add. Elainee who playsContinue Reading

Ivan Mihaljevic & Side Effects are an eclectic rock power trio from Zagreb Croatia. The band consists of Ivan Mihaljevic on guitar and vocals, Majkl Jagunic on bass and Alen Frljak on drums. They have released 2 albums so far – “Sandcastle” in 2008 and “Destination Unknown” in 2010, both of which received excellent reviews from the press. The latter wasContinue Reading

Rick Jamm kicks-off the new season of his successful interviewing series, ‘TWENTY QUESTIONS’, with the independent recording artist Bobby Bofman, who was born and raised just outside of Chicago. As a young boy he would sit and listen to the stories of an old homeless man that lived in the alley behind his grandfather’sContinue Reading

The new, official HD video, for the song “Rush Hour” by guitarist extraordinaire Robbie Tee from his latest EP release, Acoustic Interludes & One is doing the rounds, as the chosen promo song for the album. Even though for us, “Rush Hour” doesn’t truly portray the album sound textures asContinue Reading

Zawles, born Matthew Gonzales has stomped into the rap game from the jump with an enormous effect on music that is just impossible to ignore. “Music has always been number one in my heart, I’ve been rhyming since the 5th grade he says.” Zawles, however just entered the rap scene officiallyContinue Reading

Rock act Free From Gravity are bringing an innovative style to the music market with a fresh take on what a hit album should sound like. Comprised of a well-known group of seasoned veteran musicians, they are no strangers to playing amazing music. Headed by front man Vince Barnes on lead vocals along withContinue Reading

Daley/Phillips are a songwriting team from Boston, Massachusetts USA. Their musical roots run through the rock genre and expands it’s way outwards , embracing other forms and sounds. Be this alternative indie, pop or post-punk. The band also produce their own music They kick off the EP with “SICK LOVE”Continue Reading

Contemporary art meets legendary music for anniversary show. ArTicks, the underground contemporary art gallery and consultancy on the Singel canal in Amsterdam, is celebrating its first anniversary in style. On Wednesday 11th April 2012, singer and guitarist Blondie Chaplin plays a free semi-acoustic set at Susie’s Saloon on the Oudezijds Voorburgwal, organized and presented by ArTicks asContinue Reading

The daughter of award-winning rhythm and blues songwriter, Phil Hurtt, Sierra was immersed in the business of music from an early age. At her father’s knee, she learned the art and craft of composing the well-rounded pop song. As young as 4 years old, she became a regular fixture in theContinue Reading

Rapper KEI-SHON-SON front man of the collective Hiphop project, “Tha SleepWalkers” has had a love for creating unique and memorable music from early on. At the tender age of 15, he started saving his money while working at McDonald’s. He then purchased a small Yamaha keyboard and a 4-track TascamContinue Reading

Joe Bonamassa has set a May 22nd release date for his 13th solo album, Driving Towards The Daylight, which features an array of guest players including Aerosmith guitarist Brad Whitford. Driving Towards The Daylight was produced by Kevin “Caveman” Shirley (Black Crowes, Aerosmith, Led Zeppelin) and to get fans readyContinue Reading

Guns N’ Roses are set to be inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame next week on April 14 and more details have surfaced including who will induct them and which members of the original lineup will be on hand for the event. Fans have been holding outContinue Reading

Nick Duane is a veteran American, musician and composer who has played with several New England regional acts and has released the solo recordings, ‘Confessions’, ‘When We Said Goodbye’ and ‘Before The Storm’. He has played guitar and bass with several regional acts. Including; Axis, Backslap Blues Band, Monolith, Section Eight, DC Tenz and Confessions.Continue Reading

Josh “J Duff” Duffey is an independent hip hop artist from South Jersey. After growing up with a deep love for all things music and teaching himself guitar, he began to write rhymes at the end of his senior year in high school. After hearing his friends spit rhymes and believingContinue Reading

Nehedar is the project of singer-songwriter Emilia Cataldo performing in the NYC area since 2001. The daughter of two New York musicians who fled urban life for the country, Cataldo was born in Southbridge, Massachusetts, where her family lived in a barn on the outskirts of town. Music always permeatedContinue Reading