El Ten Eleven

True to their namesake airliner, instrumental masterminds El Ten Eleven craft music that generates substantial force while maintaining a delicate, cloud-like lightness. Guitarist Kristian Dunn and drummer Tim Fogarty previously played in the indie-pop quartet The Softlightes but decided to ditch the weight of vocals—plus any sense of twee—and establish El Ten Eleven as a sophisticated,

Devendra Banhart

For the first time, Grammy-nominated folk-rocker Devendra Banhart will bring his distinctive sound to central Florida when he performs at The Beacham later this month. Citing everyone from Grace Jones to Guns N’ Roses as influences, Banhart draws on this eclectic musical knowledge to create intimate songs that blend and defy genres.  His latest album,

Strange Trails

IMAGE COURTESY OF JESSICA YURASEK Lord Huron’s new album Strange Trails (out April 7) is already making waves. Frontman and writer Ben Schneider, whose appearance resembles that of a man from The Gilded Age, finds inspiration in the natural world and in his travels. With his four-person band he is traversing the U.S. and Western

Jon Bellion

At 24, Jon Bellion has written songs for Eminem, Rihanna, and Jason Derulo, released three mixtapes, and toured internationally–there is no direction he can go except rocketing upwards. His latest release, The Definition (2014), was released to critical and popular acclaim, and is spreading like wild fire throughout the globe. Following the release of The

Betty Who?

It’s hard to believe Betty Who has only been on the scene since late 2012. She’s taken the world by storm, releasing two EPs and a full length album entitled “Take Me When You Go.” Now she is heading across the U.S. and Canada, blowing fans minds everywhere she goes. Rolling Stone’s description of her

“No drama, no bullshit”

It’s the best way to characterize English melodic hardcore band The Basement. After entering into a hiatus in 2012 with a short and sweet message to the fans, the band reunited as simply and as drama-free as they had separated. Now, with a nearly one year-old EP entitled ‘Further Sky,’ the band is touring the

Sneak Peak of Flying Lotus’ ‘You’re Dead!’

Rapper, musician, and music producer Flying Lotus is known for his unconventional albums, which have been described as “events” rather than typical records. His style is experimental electronic, and he’s considered a pioneer in his multi-genre sound. With four albums under his belt, Flying Lotus is set to release his fifth album, ‘You’re Dead!’, this

Tennis Releases New Single “I’m Callin'”

Tennis is made up of married couple Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley. The Denver duo met in college while studying philosophy, and they began writing music together as a way to document the seven months they spent living aboard a sailboat. The result was their first album release, ‘Cape Dory’. The next year, Tennis followed with

The Afghan Whigs Rock David Letterman

The Afghan Whig’s new album, ‘Do To The Beast’, is their first album in over a decade and a half. From their founding in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1988, the band has always stood out with their blend of hard rock and classic soul. The Afghan Whig’s newest album celebrates their return to music as well