Author Archives: Joe Ryan

Interview: Sky Ferreira

At the age of 22, Sky Ferreira seems to have experienced both the highs and lows of the music industry. If you believe the legend—or Wikipedia—she uploaded songs of herself on My Space as a young teen and practically bowed at the altar of producers Bloodshy and Avant, who took her on. From there her story takes a bit of ... Read More »

“Hollystock 2014″ Invades South Jersey!

“The second one? Well, it was amazing!” These are the words of Zou Zou Mansour, front person for the band Soraia.  Zou Zou, bassist Travis Smith, drummer Jeff Leonard, guitarist John Glaubitz and keyboardist Jack Faracchio comprise this Philadelphia area group who will be performing at the third annual “Hollystock” in Mount Holly, NJ on Saturday August 9. Mansour was blown away ... Read More »

Buffalo Sunn release first track off of upcoming debut album

By Kathy McConnell Buffalo Sunn is an Irish indie-rock band of brothers (four biological and two honorary). Formerly known as Sweet Jane, under which they released their only album Sugar for My Soul in 2010, the band rebranded themselves just this past October. Now they are looking to make their mark in the music world with By the Ocean, By ... Read More »

Firefly Music Festival 2014 in Review

Review by Anthony Orisses June 2014 – Firefly Music Festival took place this past weekend in Dover, Delaware. The festival was host to arguably one of the strongest lineups of any US festival this summer as more than 125 artists performed over four days on 7 stages. 80,000 fans came out to celebrate this year. Attendance was up from 65,000 people ... Read More »

Download Festival 2014 review

Review by Steve Adams & photos by Pete Key Mmm, England in June…what is a man to do? Watch the England football team’s demise in the World Cup? Sit with middle aged women cheering on Andy Murray at Wimbledon? No, we’re going to Download Festival 2014! The first thing that becomes apparent when setting foot on the fabled Castle Donington ... Read More »

Photos: Day 1 of Download Festival 2014 at Donington Park, UK

Download Festival June 14, 2014 | Donington Park- Leicestershire, UK Photos by Pete Key ZAKK WYLDE DANNY VAUGHN HUNTERESS MIA KLOSE RIVAL SONS TELSA THE ANSWER TURBO WOLF AVENGED SEVENFOLD For more info on Download Festival, please visit: Official website: Facebook: Photos appearing on this page is the property of Pete Key. They are protected by U.S. Copyright ... Read More »