Local bands and musicians

Band Genre
1019 The Numberman Hip-Hop & Rap
1207 Hip-Hop & Rap
12 Cent Alternative, Punk, Rock
145th Street Blues & Soul, Rock
16 Hour Drive Punk
16 Sparrows Rock
1Louder Covers | Standards, Rock
2000 Tons of TNT Blues & Soul, Funk, Jazz, Reggae & Ska, Rock
2:01am Alternative, Rock
22 Kings Acoustic, Rock
The 25th Hour Metal | Hardcore
321 Stereo Rock
3against1 Alternative, Rock
3 By Design Rock
3 Guys Called Jesus Rock
3rd Borough Electro | DJ, Rock
3 the Hardway Hip-Hop & Rap
40 Oz. to Freedom Punk, Reggae & Ska, Rock
+44 Alternative, Electro | DJ, Punk
50/50 Electro | DJ, Hip-Hop & Rap, Rock

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Local Music News

Jack Costanzo

Costanzo, whose film work included the soundtrack to Orson Welles' 1958 film Touch of Evil, and an appearance in Elvis Presley's Harum Scarum, passed away at the age of 98.

Hot Rod Lincoln

A full band reunion performance takes place at this year's Adams Avenue Street Fair, happening September 29 and 30 and headlined by reggae/tropical pop singer Hollie Cook and Tex-Mex roots rocker Augie Meyers.

Gregory Page

"My new single 'Waiting For the Sun Again' has been added to Deezer's Nieuw Deze Week, BBQ met Vrienden, and Wakker Worden playlists," reports the occasional Rugburn.

Neil Argo

The film and TV composer, best known for the early 1980s PBS series Wild America, for which he also wrote the theme song, passed away August 2.

Brothers Gow

The OB-based band is heading out on an eight-state, 22+ date tour that kicks off September 7 at Winstons.

As I Lay Dying

Now reunited with their formerly imprisoned singer, they announced their first North American tour in five years.

Little Dove

They're recording with Grammy winner JJ Blair, drummer Matt Tecu (Cat Power, BB King), and bassist David FIlice (DMC, Bono) on a new album due early next year, promoted each month between now and then with a new single.

The Frets

A video for "Break Me" promotes their new Blur EP, recorded in Nashville at Dark Horse Recording and Castle Recording Studios with five time Grammy nominated producer Billy Smiley and partially mixed by engineer Mark Needham (The Killers, Imagine Dragons, Fleetwood Mac).

Falling Doves

Now pared down to a duo featuring Christopher Leyva and Mike Dorsey, their Live in Tokyo album (due August 15) was recorded during their late 2017 tour of Japan, and mixed and mastered at EastWest Studios in L.A.

Stephen Bishop

Two Stephen Bishop songs appear on an upcoming four disc box set of session work from Phil Collins, "Walking On Air" and "Hall Light," both from the 1989 album Bowling In Paris.

Black Market III

A new single and video is streaming online for "Regresare," covering a tune by Tito & Tarantula and planned for their upcoming album for their new label Rip Cat Records, home of the Blasters, Kid Ramos, and more.

Jason Mraz

His upcoming album Know is so far preceded by singles for "Unlonely," "Have It All," and "Might As Well Dance," the latter featuring a video that includes footage of his wedding to Christina Carano.

Scott Samuels

The Vinyl Pirates frontman's new Neil Diamond tribute, Solitary Diamonds, debuts September 1 at Campland on the Bay.

Well Well Well

With a new video for "Day After Day" that takes viewers through the eyes of a vintage View Master, they're teaming up with Bruin for their Choose Your Own Disaster Tour, creating an illustrated 25-page fanzine specifically for each stop on the tour, highlighting the local artists in each market


The father and son alterna-metal band released a new track, "Satan Stole Your Drugs," previewing an upcoming full-length called Psychosis Diagnosis.

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