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Q&A with melodic-punk band, Turnspit

Punk music is taking over the music scene once again these days. With more punk bands breaking into this market, and well-known bands like Say Anything and The Menzingers going on sold-out tours, it’s impossible to ignore this genre and all that it stands for. To me, punk music is all about making commentaries on… Continue reading Q&A with melodic-punk band, Turnspit

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Band

Happy 2018, everyone! Another year has gone by, and more New Year’s Resolutions are being made as you read this article. If you’re an aspiring musician, you may have promised yourself to score a record deal, become famous, or tour the world in this year’s time. This ambitious craving for success is wonderful, but unfortunately,… Continue reading 5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Band

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Maggie’s Top 10 Albums of 2017

10. All Time Low — Last Young Renegade 9. Demi Lovato — Tell Me You Love Me 8. Dua Lipa — Dua Lipa (Deluxe) 7. In Her Own Words — Unfamiliar (Deluxe Edition) 6. Knuckle Puck — Shapeshifter 5. The MaineThe Maine — Lovely Little Lonely 4. The Menzingers — After The Party 3. Dear… Continue reading Maggie’s Top 10 Albums of 2017

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David Cone releases debut single, “So Close”

Singer-songwriter David Cone is releasing his debut single, “So Close,” exclusively on Spinning Thoughts. While this is his debut single as a music artist, Cone has lived a very full and fascinating life thus far. The singer completed a four-year tenure as quarterback at the University of Michigan, and has also pursued a career in… Continue reading David Cone releases debut single, “So Close”

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10 Alternative Christmas Songs to Kick Off The Season

It’s the beginning of December and you know what that means: The holiday season has officially started. Starbucks has added eggnog lattes and peppermint mochas back onto the menu, Christmas trees are being sold, and ugly holiday sweaters are making their annual appearances. It also means that radio stations all over the world will be… Continue reading 10 Alternative Christmas Songs to Kick Off The Season

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New Single Review: “Deadlock” by Wave Break

As a woman in the music scene, I love discovering up-and-coming female-fronted bands, and Wave Break is one you should get to know. The Boston-based four-piece just released their new single, “Deadlock,” a song noted to be about the polarization of the two major political parties, and it does not disappoint. The opening guitar riff… Continue reading New Single Review: “Deadlock” by Wave Break

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5 Lessons You Can Learn at a Fall Out Boy Concert as a Musician

Let’s face it: Fall Out Boy is definitely one of the most successful bands in rock music. With Top-40 radio stations blasting the same pop/dance tracks every hour, it’s refreshing to hear both older and newer FOB songs in rotation – after all, they’ve done their part to Save Rock and Roll by allowing their… Continue reading 5 Lessons You Can Learn at a Fall Out Boy Concert as a Musician