Toronto based R&B/pop artist Alexa Ferr recently put out a powerful four-song mixtape for the holidays. I got the chance to catch up with her and talk about her musical influences, plans for 2014, and more! Check out what she had to say below.
Can you introduce yourself to us and tell us your favorite pizza topping?
My name is Alexa Ferr, I’m a born and raised Toronto girl making “rugged R&B/pop” music and doing what I love! My favorite pizza topping is black olives! Continue reading Interview with Alexa Ferr
After a while of silence, Brooklyn-based band On The Fifty announced that they are taking a break from music. However, they have announced a final show at the Knitting Factory on Saturday, March 29th, supported by fellow Brooklyn band, August on Sunday. You can grab tickets to the show here, and you can find the band’s statement after the insert. Continue reading On The Fifty Calling It Quits, Playing Last Show in Brooklyn
The Summer Set decided to start off their 2014 by going on an up-close-and-personal acoustic tour on select dates across the US, playing venues that hold a max of 400 people. I was fortunate enough to go to the San Francisco date of Legendary Unplugged on February 22, 2014. Bottom of the Hill, a 350 capacity venue, was the first venue The Summer Set headlined back in 2010, and now they were back again. I did not know what to expect from this night, other than the fact I knew it was going to be Legen-wait for it-dary. Continue reading Concert Review: The Summer Set – Legendary Unplugged
A Will Away recorded 2 acoustic versions of songs off their EP Cold Weather, and an acoustic cover of The 1975 exclusively for The Daily Slice. Check out the videos of the performances below, stream and purchase Cold Weather on the GIANTmkt Bandcamp page, and click here to read my review of the EP.
Continue reading The Daily Slice Acoustic Session: A Will Away
Artist vs Poet is streaming their album, Sake of Love on soundcloud. It’s set to release tomorrow, but you can listen to it below, now! Stay tuned for our album review coming soon.