Key Track: This Party
The Story: The latest record “What We Need“, hit the streets on November 8th, and was produced by Luc Tellier (The New Cities, The Mission District), Rob Freeman (Gym Class Heroes, Hit The Lights, Hidden In Plain View) and John Naclerio (My Chemical Romance, Brand New). Check out the album’s first single, “This Party” which feels like Fallout Boy with more teeth.
Buzz Track: View From The Top
The Wrecking a 4 piece pop/rock act from Portland just released an animated video for the track View From The Top. The band follows in path of Switchfoot and Lifehouse stretching the boundaries of Christian Rock. They have toured with Jeremy Camp and plan to release new material in 2012.
Buzz Track: 2,000 Miles Away
Singer-songwriter Mikey Sabatella began his music career in South Pasadena opening up for bands such as Save Ferris and Something Corporate. He just released a solo record drawing influences from Eddie Vedder, Link Wray, Ben Harper and Andrew Bird. He will perform on December 3rd, at The Blue Moon Lounge (Montrose, Ca) in preparation for his new EP “A New Horizon” out December 13th, 2011 on Authentik Artists.
Elvis Costello has a new $225 box set for sale for Christmas and is suggesting to fans not to buy it.
“Unfortunately, we at www.elviscostello.com find ourselves unable to recommend this lovely item to you as the price appears to be either a misprint or a satire,” Costello wrote on his website.
Costello attempted to get the record company to slice the price down, but was unsuccessful. In fact, he is recommending buying the work of another legendary artist.
Buzz Track: Sexy By Six
Streetz On Fire have become a Kings favorite after listening to the latest self-released EP “The Repetition Of Nightlife” which was engineered and mixed by Jesse Cannon (Man Overboard, Hot Rod Circuit, Transit). You can visit their Facebook for upcoming show dates.