Category Archives: Live Reviews

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Charli XCX & Danny Brown @ SPIN Magazine Year in Music Party – New York

The SPIN Magazine Year in Music party went down at the Music Hall of Williamsburg, featuring Danny Brown and Charli XCX. I’m a big fan of Charli XCXand Danny Brown…

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A$AP Ferg, A$AP Rocky and Jim Jones – Turnt x Burnt Tour NYC

The Turnt x Burnt Tour featuring A$AP Ferg hit NYC like a ton of bricks with an epic DJ set plus a special guest appearance by Harlem hip-hop royalty Jim…

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Bodega Bamz & Flatbush Zombies – Better Off Dead Tour in NYC

Flatbush Zombies and Bodega Bamz have been all over the country for their “Better Off Dead” tour – but there is no place like home. NYC was ready to welcome…

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Kindred Queer & Plants and Animals @ BAR – New Haven

The back room of BAR slowly filled as New Haven’s own Kindred Queer took the stage. The experimental folk rock band is young and currently working on their first album,…

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Fools Gold Records 6 Year Anniversary Party

Fools Gold Records celebrated 6 years of being a innovator and tastemaker across the worlds of indie electronic and hip hop music last Friday. Under the direction of legendary DJ…

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American Authors & The Royal Concept @ Brighton Music Hall – Boston

How does a co-headlining bill of Imagine Dragons and Phoenix sound? Sounds like it could be the next lackluster lineup for a summer festival. Now imagine Sweden’s version of Phoenix…

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Kodaline @ Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London

Every now and then a world-class band manages to produce one of those spine-tingling moments of musical greatness; those mammoth sounds that trigger the emotional switch in you, when you…

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Built to Spill @ the Spaceland Ballroom – Hamden, CT Nov. 5th, 2013

In what I can only describe as one of the best live shows I’ve seen in close to a decade, Built to Spill rocked the Spaceland Ballroom and its capacity…

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Charli XCX at Irving Plaza, NYC

Girl pop is having a moment. Between Miley owning radio and Lorde dominating the charts, young women are bringing back the authentic, fresh and most of all fun, sound inspired…

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The Sea and Cake @ Arch St. Tavern – Hartford, CT

The last time I saw the Sea and Cake was in 1996 in Philadelphia at a seedy joint called Upstairs at Nick’s. The bill included two other all instrumental groups,…