Jesse & the Spirit – a

Jesse & the Spirit – a

Buffalo to NYC transplant, Jesse James’ experimental project Jesse & the Spirit is back with a new single titled “a” set to release on April 26th. Their Bandcamp bio breaks down Jesse & the Spirit’s sound well: With collaboration from an unexplainable presence...
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Interview with the niagara river

the niagara river cordially invites you to complain to the creators 🙂 Q:WHY DID THE NIAGARA RIVER INITIALLY FORM AND WHAT IS THE INSPIRATION BEHIND THIS COLLABORATION(ERROR): We’ve become close friends over many years while playing music in similar circles, the...
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Gatto Black – “Escape You”

Gatto Black – “Escape You”

A recent poster for a show at Amy’s Place in Buffalo described Gatto Black as SSRI post-hardcore and it’s pretty spot on. Sal Mastrocola, the group’s main songwriter, has an anxious and very emo take on hardcore. Mastrocola popped onto the scene a few years back with...
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OG Sole – “DEEP END”

OG Sole – “DEEP END”

OG Sole’s latest release “DEEP END” starts with a hair-raising string sample. Shortly after, the drums come in heavy, and OG pounces on the instrumental with confidence and style. “DEEP END” has a hard edge and braggish tone as OG raps about grinding on his craft over...
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Hundred Plus Club – “Gobsmacked”

Hundred Plus Club – “Gobsmacked”

Hundred Plus Club combines intense, often dark, emotions with an upbeat indie rock style that perfectly mixes the negative and positive. It’s an easy-to-get-into sound applicable to life’s many uncertainties and in-betweens. In their earlier discography, the...
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puh-GEEZ –  LEVELS

puh-GEEZ – LEVELS

If you’re out exploring record shops in Buffalo, you might run into local hip hop artist puh-GEEZ who calls music havens like Soul Stop, Black Dots, and Apples and Oranges his home. He shops for his own enjoyment as well as picks up records for his DJ sets which he...
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Pilot Field – Counterfeits

Pilot Field – Counterfeits

Pilot Field, Buffalo’s resident 90’s to 2000’s nostalgia pop-punkers, are back with their latest release, Counterfeits. For more information on the band check out our last review of their 2023 demo. In summary, a typical Pilot Field song is fast, loud, and...
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Previous Love – Sleepwalking

Previous Love – Sleepwalking

Buffalo’s finest grungy alternative pop-rock band, Previous Love is back after a period of inactivity. Their latest single, “Sleepwalking,” is one of their best yet, fitting neatly into their already-established style. The band is often known for their accessible, yet...
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