French Band TALIA Brings Its Big Sound to the U.S. with new EP ‘Thugs They Look Like Angels’

By DOTTIE PARIS With a big sound, the Parisian group TALIA releases the EP Thugs They Look Like Angels and this trio has a lot going on. While the Foo Fighters have inspired many musicians, the likeness in sound and style is clear with Thugs They Look Like Angels, Talia’s brand new work, available on Oct. 16. It’s the third collection for TALIA and their … Continue reading French Band TALIA Brings Its Big Sound to the U.S. with new EP ‘Thugs They Look Like Angels’

Sluka Taking his Big Music to Blu-ray to Coincide with European Tour

By JOHN DALY  Combining superbly alternative sounds with the artistry of modern day musicians, Sluka’s most recent album Introversions will come alive on the screen. Seattle-born Christopher Sluka —  known as Sluka to fans — is taking on a big task, producing videos to go with each of the songs on his album, Introversions, and then releasing it on Blu-Ray.  The release of the Blu-Ray … Continue reading Sluka Taking his Big Music to Blu-ray to Coincide with European Tour

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The Kills Prep for LA Dates with Appearance on Team Coco’s Back Lot Music

By DONNA BALANCIA – The Kills, the wildly talented duo of Jamie Hince and Alison Mosshart, will play Pomona’s Fox Theater and the Wiltern in Los Angeles on Sept. 2 and Sept. 3, respectively. Jamie and Alison took time out to make a special appearance on Team Coco’s Back Lot Music. The Kills are promoting their new album, Ash & Ice, and hit Conan’s show … Continue reading The Kills Prep for LA Dates with Appearance on Team Coco’s Back Lot Music

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The Posies to Release ‘Solid States’ and U.S. Tour Kicks off April 28

By JOHN DALY – SEATTLE, Wash. — The Posies will release their first album in six years and will launch a tour to support the album, Solid States, due May 20. “So many things have changed, either by choice or by circumstance, in the six years between this album and the one before it,” the Posies‘ Ken Stringfellow said while discussing Solid States.  The band’s last … Continue reading The Posies to Release ‘Solid States’ and U.S. Tour Kicks off April 28