With the popularity of crowd-funded websites for creative projects on the rise, it’s no surprise that up and coming London-based band Baddiesturned to the Pledge Music platform to make their next album. Unlike the other competitors, like Kickstarter and Rockethub, Pledge actually has an office and base in London, attracting a wave of international bands [...]
I’ve been traveling for about a month and a half now, and in that time I’ve seen shows in Germany, Ireland, London, and Paris, all entertaining and unique in their own way. Each country has it’s own flavor infused into their musical stylings, and though they may be singing in the same language or performing [...]
Portugal. The Man have been keeping busy for a good part of the last decade. Between playing festivals, touring and recording albums, this four-piece gang of psychedelic rockers are living up and going over all expectations. Just recently added to Atlantic Records’ cast, Portugal. The Man is slowly learning the ropes of being in a [...]
Alberta Cross brought this year’s CMJ Marathon attendees back to the 70′s at Terminal 5. The shoegaze-ish, alt-country 5 piece outfit played a solid show, setting the mood for follow-ups Portugal.The Man. The quintet flowed through a rich setlist ranging from very emotional guitar solos to groovy percussion breaks. However new to many eyes and [...]
Some behind the scenes footage with Nick and the band on their last night in Germany. Venue: 59:1 City: Munich Date: 10/15/2011 Special thanks to Nick Howard for letting us tag along on tour, Bandzoogle for supporting the trip, and all of our fans at NYC Art Scene for supporting independent artists! Make sure to [...]
Well the first major leg of my tour has come to an end, covering 7 cities in 13 days and somehow living to talk about it! It was quite an experience, from spending time behind the scenes of an extensive European tour with Nick Howard to covering ground in Amsterdam and Paris with little guidance [...]
Take a short break from your work day and enjoy a little live music from the streets of Paris. Brought to you by Bandzoogle and NYC Art Scene On Tour.
Unlike the urban, bustling atmosphere of Frankfurt, Stuttgart’s aura is more of a “big city, small town,” spread out over hills and filled with patches of sprawling green lawns amidst the standard city buildings and squares. For the first two nights I stayed at the Hotel Mack, which was very close to the main train station but [...]