Younger than your youngest sibling, and more talented than your oldest, Jake's old for his age but not too old for pizza, pillowfights, and punk-rock. Be his friend and have some good times. Or don't and don't.
Location: Potomac, MD
Do you like folk music? Yes? Well then you must love really good folk music. Well then you must love Lilith. This is the real deal. You can tell because of the harmonies and the upright bass. Sit on your porch and sip some lemonade barefoot. (members of Code Orange Kids)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Currently an all trans and genderqueer four-piece, Loone grew out of several years of Noel'le Longhaul's solo work as a home recording artist. Loone is able to exist as a performance project through the assistance of Nick Berger, Alyssa Kai, and Ruby Vespertillo after the construction of an expansive and diverse series of recordings of many tiny thoughts. Loone in its current formation presents a itself as a funnel of many years of stored and catalogued energies and movements.
Fun-punk slammer-jammers NONA can teach you how to skateboard if you're willing to cut your jeans into shorts and pin one of their buttons directly onto your chest. Seriously, you will be kickflipping TONIGHT if you pierce your own skin with their merchandise.
Location: West Chester, Pennsylvania
Politi-punk power-pals from Beantown, Mass. Turn those blog fingers into pissed-fists and plug into some solid punk jams that push-pit your mind as well as your heart. (ex. Credentials) members of G.L.O.S.S.
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
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Crust it down and power it up, because Bloomington just got thrashy. That cloud that's brewing over Indiana is dark and heavy and is going to pummel those corn fields into corn meal. A storm is coming. A Rat Storm.
Location: Bloomington, Indiana
rexmanningday. is three friends, based out of olympia, WA that are bringing those midwest emo vibes to the west coast. Extremely melodic at first glance, but all the melancholy feels are in the undertones. Songs about relationships, unrequited love, drugs, and being true to yourself. For fans of people looking to be sad while having the best time.
Sheer Mag is an American rock band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, formed in 2014. A combination of 1970s rock and punk ethos, the band continued to gather attention and has released three 7-inch EPs as of March 2016. In January 2015, Rolling Stone featured the band as one of "10 New Artists You Need To Know", describing them as "a gang of punks with a not-so-secret love of Seventies classic rock." Four of five band members attended the State University of New York at Purchase. They performed on Late Night with Seth Myers. On May 10, 2017, Sheer Mag released "Need To Feel Your Love," the first track off their first full-length record, Need To Feel Your Love.
60% dreary and 100% DIY, Super Famicon keeps it really real. He's not a rockstar, and he's more proud of that than you are of any trophy in any box in your closet. He's a radical dude whose musical stylings have range and strange.
Location: St. Augustine, FL
The HIRS Collective exist to fight for, defend, and celebrate the survival of trans, queer, poc, black, women and any and all other folks who have to constantly face violence, marginalization, and oppression. We are a collective of freaks and faggots that will never stop existing. Infinite and never ending. No one is going to kill us, we are going to live forever.
photo by Farrah Skeiky
The kind of indie/folk music that indie/folk music would make if it were a person who was REALLY GOOD at writing indie/folk music. George is a fantastic writer, a poet really, along with being a total sweetheart. Grow you out a beard to these ones.
Location: Keene, NH
Becker and JJ were in a band together called Teenage Fuck You in the beautiful city of Fresno, CA until they both ended up in the Bay Area for different reasons. Nate's been here all along patiently waiting for them his whole life so they can all play sweet and fast Punk Rock. We'll play DIY shows and whatever else you want. Yes. Book us - we're easy!
Location: Oakland, CA
Tyler is that really awesome guy with a guitar. He loves music more than you love your parents, and even invented the City Folk genre, revolutionizing the way acoustic yell-jams will be approached forever. He hides a whole party inside his hair and you're all invited! NO JERKS ALLOWED.
Location: Lowell, Massachusetts