Local Music News
Guitarist Chris Broderick says he's leaving the band after seven years due to "artistic and musical differences," while drummer Shawn Drover is quitting after ten years with the group to pursue other musical interests.
They recorded a 26-second theme song for Tim Pyles radio program, “The Tim Pyles Theme,” tracked November 6 with Alan Sanderson at Pacific Beat Studios.
The comedy-rock duo are embarking a west coast Holiday Tour, taking them to San Francisco, Portland, Seattle, Pacifica, and a homecoming show in San Diego.
His new single single “Eyes,” which was played every day as the Local Break song on 91X for the month of October, is now an FX-heavy music video available for streaming online.
“"Melina" is an homage to the 1971 era music put out by Sparks and pre-ambient Brian Eno's Here Come the Warm Jets
,” says frontman Adam Traub of their new video. “The song is a nonsensical anthem for all of the stray cats that wander into our shows and unleash debauchery on the dance floor.”
Several members have formed an acoustic country group called Ypsitucky, with singer/guitarist Ian Trumbull, bassist Ruben Ramos, and drummer Paul Brewin, alongside cellist and fiddle player Heather Vorwerck.
Band mainman Tristan Shone is recording an album for his new label Housecore Records, produced by Phil Anselmo, best known from the Illegals and Pantera.
The music director for the YPO Soloist Ensemble has achieved 3rd place nationally in the youth orchestra division of the American Prize in Conducting.
Weezer frontman Rivers Coumo and Blink-182's Mark Hoppus have written tracks for McBusted's debut album.
Occasional Truckee Brother Christopher "Cady" Hoffee has a new Atom Orr album, Smoke Through A Keyhole,
now available for pre-order online.