Local bands and musicians

Band Genre
N3RO Hip-Hop & Rap
Naivete Rock
The Naked I Alternative, Blues & Soul, Funk, Rock
Nam Chi Vu Classical, Jazz, Rock
Nancarrow Country, Rock
Nancy and Kevin Langdon Acoustic
Nancy Guy Classical, Covers | Standards
The Napoleon Complex Rock
The Nards Rock
Narinas Pop, Punk, Rock
The Narrows Rock
Nashville Ramblers Rock
Natalie Emmons Jazz, Pop, Rock
Natasha's Ghost Alternative, Pop
Nate Donnis Acoustic
Nate Hess Rock
Nate Jarrell Jazz
Nathan Collins Jazz, Pop, Rock
Nathan East Blues & Soul, Jazz, Rock
Nathan Fox Acoustic, Jazz, Rock
Nathan Hubbard Classical, Jazz, Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Nathan James Blues & Soul
Nathan James & Ben Hernandez Bluegrass & Roots, Blues & Soul, Jazz
Nathan James Trio Blues & Soul, Jazz
Nathan & Jessie Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Jazz
Nathan Manning Acoustic, Covers | Standards, Rock
Nathan Mills Covers | Standards, Jazz, Rock
Nathan Welden Rock
Nathan Williams Acoustic, Pop, Rock
Natisha Lyne Country
The Natives Rock
Natural Sounds Trio Blues & Soul, Funk, Jazz
Nature of the Beast Hip-Hop & Rap
Nature’s Kid Electro | DJ, Rock
Nautical Disaster Blues & Soul, Pop, Rock
Nautikal Alternative, Hip-Hop & Rap, Rock
Navy Band Southwest Classical, Covers | Standards
N-E-1 Reggae & Ska, Rock
The Neat Rock
Necrolepsy Metal | Hardcore
Necromancer Rock
Negative Filter Alternative, Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Neighborhood Watch Rock
The Neighbors Punk
Neighbors to the North Rock
Neil Argo Classical, Pop
Neil MacPherson Blues & Soul, Jazz, Rock
NEIN Pop, Punk, Rock
Neko Neko Neko Rock
Nemesis Rock
Nena Anderson Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Country, Jazz
Neon Cough Rock
Neon Nation Covers | Standards
The Nerd Herd Rock
The Nervous Wreckords Rock
Netzer Alternative, Rock
Neurotic Mirage Metal | Hardcore, Punk, Rock
Never Come Down Rock
Neveready Blues & Soul, Reggae & Ska, Rock
Nevergreens Electro | DJ, Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
The Neverout Rock
New Addiction Punk, Rock
The New Archaic Alternative, Pop, Rock
The New Assembly Rock
A New Challenger Approaches Metal | Hardcore, Punk, Rock
New City Sinfonia Classical
New Day Mile Alternative, Rock
The New Expression Acoustic, Bluegrass & Roots
The New Kinetics Rock
The New Lead Detectives Rock
New Me Pop, Rock
New Mexico Alternative, Rock
New Presidents Pop, Rock
The New Regime Jazz, Rock
New Skeletal Faces Punk, Rock
The New Standard Jazz Trio Jazz
Next Generation Bluegrass & Roots
Nexus Jazz, Rock
Nexus 4000 Jazz, Rock
The Nformals Alternative, Rock
Nicely Rock
Nice World Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Nicholas Halbert Acoustic, Classical, Covers | Standards
Nicholas J. DeMaison Classical
Nick Bone and the Big Scene Rock
Nick Cannon Blues & Soul, Hip-Hop & Rap
Nickel Creek Acoustic, Bluegrass & Roots, Rock
Nick Leng Electro | DJ, Noise | Xprmntl
Nick Reynolds Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Pop, Rock
Nick Stamon Classical
Nicky B. Le Grand Rock
Nicky Tomorrow Rock
Nicky Venus Rock
Nick Z Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Jazz
Nicolas Merritt Punk, Rock
Nicolas Reveles Classical, Covers | Standards
Nicolas SK Shivers Gospel, Hip-Hop & Rap
The Night Doctors Reggae & Ska, Rock
The Night Howls Rock
The Night Marchers Alternative, Rock
Nightmare's Riot Alternative, Rock
Nights Like Thieves Punk, Rock
Night Soil Man Punk, Rock
Nimbus Obi Rock
Nina Francis Acoustic, Jazz
Ninja Love Rock
Ninth Choir Rock
Nisha Alternative, Country, Rock
Nite Hawk Rock
Nite Lapse Electro | DJ
Nite Ritual Hip-Hop & Rap, Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Noah Rickertsen Acoustic
Noble War Rock
Nobu Stowe Jazz
NofacE Shadowmen Funk, Hip-Hop & Rap
NOISE Classical, Noise | Xprmntl
Noise 292 Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Noise Floor Rock
Noise Gate Electro | DJ, Noise | Xprmntl
Noisegod Punk, Rock
Noisepie Reggae & Ska, Rock
Noise Ratchet Rock
No Kings Reggae & Ska, Rock
No Knife Alternative, Rock
Nomad Hip-Hop & Rap
Nomad Culture World
The Nomads Pop, Rock
No Name Gang Metal | Hardcore, Rock
No Reply Rock
Normandie Wilson Pop, Rock
Nortec Collective Alternative, Jazz, Latin | Tejano
Nortec Panoptica Orchestra Latin | Tejano, World
The North Atlantic Metal | Hardcore, Pop, Punk
North Beach Pop, Rock
North County Lumber Truck Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Country, Rock
Northern Tigers Rock
Northern Towns Metal | Hardcore, Punk, Rock
The Northstar Session Alternative, Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Nos de Chita Latin | Tejano
No Service Rock
Not British Acoustic, Funk, Rock
Nothingful Noise | Xprmntl, Pop, Rock
The Notice Rock
Notre Temps String Ensemble Classical
Nova Pop, Rock
NovaMenco Jazz, Latin | Tejano, World
Nova Modern Jazz
Novocaine Rock
Nowhereland Rock
Now Time Quartet Jazz
Nox Anger Punk, Rock
Nuclear Tomorrow Punk
Nukem Metal | Hardcore
Numskul Rock
Nurses Rock
Nuvi Mehta Classical

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Local Music News

Bostich and Fussible

Celebrating 20 Years of Nortec, the duo's new compilation album, Nortec Collective Bostich + Fussible's Greatest Hits, includes songs such as "Tijuana Sound Machine," 'Tengo La Voz," and "Tijuana Makes Me Happy."

Happy Ron Hill

A young Barcelona electropop group, High Pijama, found Hill's decade old acoustic song "No Angel" and turned it into a futurepop Americana dance track.


Their sophomore album People in the Sky, due on Halloween via Pig Baby Records, is so far preceded by singles for "Battle Line," "Steely Eyed Lady," and the newest, "Something's Got To Give"

The Secret Fun Club

The recorded a live-in-studio Halfway Home session streaming online, Orchestral Maneuvers in the Darkthrone.


Returning from hiatus, they released another song recorded live in studio for Half Way Home earlier this year, "A Band Astride Clouds," with a handful of shows just announced including a November 1 appearance at Soda Bar's 10th Anniversary Celebration.

Latex Grenade

Having recorded their EP The Cage at Bellville Studios in Cape Town, South Africa, by Theo Crous (guitarist for Springbok Nude Girls), they're hitting the South African shores again this month for their second visit and tour of the country.

The Locust

The reunited costumed band, who recently played their first gig in four years, released a typically bizarre video for their track "Recyclable Body Fluids In Human Form," in advance of their November 7 Music Box gig alongside Silent and the Creepy Creeps.

The Zeros

Having announced new music on the horizon, the influential reunited punks are reissuing their classic single "Don't Push Me Around" in an autographed starburst vinyl pressing with an original insert, released by Bomp Records.

The New Regime

Their new EP Heart, part one of a four part EP series called Heart, Mind, Body, & Soul, will be followed November 22 by part two, Mind, with a video now streaming online for "A Way To Feel Again," directed by John David Moffat.

Ariel Levine

A new single dropped October 22, "If This Isn't Me," along with a music video directed by Grant Reinero. "The songs take a new direction for me," Levine told the Reader, "as they are very personal and focus on my own life experiences, inspired by some recent events and hardships in my life. No plans to play these new songs live, they may just live in the recorded world. However, some members of my band Ariel Levine & Mechanical Royalty are considering coming out of hiatus and forming a new three-piece with new music."

Marc Intravaia

In response to Eve Selis' post about the two no longer working together, he replied "Eve and I remain friends and will always be friends. We did not have a fight or a blowout or anything of that nature. The fact is we just drifted apart musically. It’s been happening for the last couple years and now she is on a much different path than me."


Fronted by singer-guitarist Riley Hawk (Petyr), son of skateboard star Tony Hawk, the band's first video from their debut full-length Down In Flames, "Bleed Me Free," was shot entirely on Super 8 film. They're on an album support tour with San Francisco stoner rockers Acid King.

Tom Waits

Come On Up To The House: Women Sing Waits (due November 2) features new renditions of classic Waits songs by Aimee Mann, Phoebe Bridgers, Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer, Corinne Bailey Rae, Patty Griffin, Rosanne Cash, Courtney Marie Andrews, and others.

Rob Halford

The Judas Priest frontman is streaming video of "Donner And Blitzen" as the lead track from forthcoming Rob Halford & Family & Friends Christmas album, Celestial, featuring his brother Nigel on drums, nephew Alex (son of Priest bassist Ian Hill) on bass, sister Sue, on bells, and guitarists Robert Jones and Jon Blakey. Other tracks include "Deck The Halls," "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," "Joy To The World," and "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing," and four original holiday songs including the newly released lyric video for "Morning Star." Judas Priest were just named among the nominees for induction into the 2020 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame.


The new lineup has released several singles off their new album Nine (due September 20): "Darkside," "Happy Days," "Generational Divide," "Blame It On My Youth," and "I Really Wish I Hated You."

Odessa Kane

His new single and music video for "Tres Sietes" comes in advance of his upcoming studio album King K.A.N.E.

Thousand Below

A single for "Chemical" is streaming online from their second album Gone In Your Wake, along with a video for a new track, "Disassociate," as they tour in support of the release with Of Mice & Men.


Their third album Dreamer is being supported with a national headline tour that began October 11 in Ventura and ends in San Diego at Observatory North Park on November 23. A video for the album's fourth single "Message In A Bottle" is streaming online.

Cattle Decapitation

Their Geocidal Tendencies tour with Atheist kicks off November 22 in Austin and wraps at Brick by Brick on December 22.

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