BLUECHANNEL When dysfunction is functional By Neil Sabatino

“Our excessive lifestyles both created and destroyed our band” 
Chris Bennett | Guitarist  

“In spite of any personal or inner turmoil there was always something special that happened when the five of us came together to write music”  
Brian Cerullo…

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Junkanoo funk punk sweetness

When I first heard about Junkanoo and heard a snippet here or there I assumed, “Oh, that must be their one funk track on their punk demo” and this was because it seemed they were always playing venues like the…

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Excellent new synth/pop from Jersey City's June Pageant

Excellent synth/dream pop by Jersey City’s June Pageant here on their new EP “Beneath the Feather Star 1/3,” brought to us by Kidokoro Records. This 4 song EP keeps you guessing. It starts with “Wundergurl (Intro),” a 40 second instrumental…

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An interview with Grasser + video premier for "Not The Same"

Grasser is the recording project of cousins Biff Swenson (Earth Telephone, Yawn Mower) and Nick Gianatiempo (Les Dangers, Prehistoric Forest) with a revolving cast of members that now features frequent collaborator Dana Yurcisin (Static Sex) taking over on lead vocals…

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The 65's release new single/video "Keep the Lights On"

I was excited to receive yet another 65's song to review. They're often atmospheric and melodic while usually hard-hitting and this one is no exception; although this single sounds a bit more commercial than previous releases. The lyrics for "Keep…

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Scary Hours releases blistering new video "Cost of Living"

Struck reveals some details about the song and video, stating, “I got the idea for this song from seeing ads for antidepressant medication which panders to gender roles: women baking cookies or shopping with their kids, looking disconnected; a man…

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