Local Release: Blackgate “Blackgate EP”


Blackgate Blackgate EP Grand Rapids, Mich. Overwhelming the senses with sheer volume, Blackgate can no longer be contained. Their six-song debut EP delivers hit after hit, like metal icons Iron Maiden or Dragonforce, churning through full-octane shredders while injecting just Continue reading

Local Release: SoundIsRed “Party Bus”


SoundIsRed Party Bus Grand Rapids, Mich. On its second release this year, live electronica outfit SoudIsRed shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Party Bus revs up the energy of previous release, Ready To Burn, by peeling out, right Continue reading

Local Release: Alexis “Love or Temptation”


Alexis Love or Temptation Synth Records Grand Rapids, Mich. On their latest release, breakout duo Alexis bends the rules on what is – or isn’t – a guilty pleasure of the dance-floor. Baiting listeners with brooding build-ups, hypnotic hooks and Continue reading