Years from now historians and pundits will look back at the 2016 presidential election, and likely let out a collective “what the what?” Heck, they’re all doing it now. This whole race from the very beginning has been a cluster you know what, and while it’s made headlines (for all the wrong reasons), it really […]

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My friend Allie has a running gag that he can’t believe the website “frogpants” is taken. It stems from a conversation years ago that putting two words together was a great gimmick to name a website or band. The reason I bring this up is – I guess – give a shameless plug to an […]

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For a two-member band, Flagship certainly make a lot of noise and I don’t mean that in a toddler (or STOMP) slamming pots and pans kind of way. Drake Margolnick and Michael Finster have a mysterious, sometimes subtly big sound – churning out dreamy alt-rock tracks with traces of folk and even retro 80s flair. […]

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Photo by shootmepeter.com There’s something so very retro about Lauriana Mae yet something so contemporary. She’s sort of like Amy Winehouse blended with some added R&B undertones…OK never mind, forget it. Comparisons are subjective so I’ll stop right there and just say this Jersey-native is a standout on her own. Her vocals are strong, unique, […]

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