Key Track: The Long Way Home
The Story: Roman Holiday is an alternative/pop/rock band from Seattle taking cues from Coldplay, The Killers, and Kings Of Leon. The band has upcoming shows in Seattle. The track Long Way Home is a perfectly crafted indie pop song that will stick in your head for days.
The new Red Hot Chili Peppers album, due August 30th was produced by Rick Rubin and “mastered specifically for iTunes to optimize sound quality”. I’m not sure what that means, but here is a link discussing sound quality and loudness wars.
Key Track: Slow Down
The Story: The Blackboard Nails have toured the United Kingdom twice, including a stint at Liverpool’s renowned Sound City Festival, and they’ve recorded with producer Kato Khandwala (The Pretty Reckless, Paramore, Blondie). For fans of The White Stripes, Neon Trees, etc.
Key Track: I Feel You
The Story: Szilva has performed at the Viper Room, Vanguard, Crown Casino, P.A.C.E. School Tour. Her new album which will be sold on iTunes was written and produced by Chris Landon (Taylor Dayne, Jennifer Paige) and Szilva. She was also voted into the Grand Finals of the MVT music video competition