Talking Heads

Talking Heads were an extremely influential band that was founded in 1974 in New York City. It’s three founding members David Byrne, Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth originally met while attending the Rhode Island School of Design but it wasn’t until they graduated and moved to NYC that the band to be known as Talking [...]

Juliana Hatfield

Juliana Hatfield is a alternative rock guitarist and vocalist from Duxbury, Massachusetts. Interestingly she is actually a ascendant from the Hatfield’s that had the infamous feud with the Macoy’s a century or so ago. She was born in 1967 and spent her impressionable young years growing up in the age of seventies mega-rock when so [...]

Ben Folds Five

I recall when I was a kid going to visit my grandmother in New Providence New Jersey. New Providence is a pretty nice place, a quiet town with easy access to transit that brings workers to New York City. My grandmother lived in a nice neighborhood, she was a member of the garden club and [...]

Vampire Weekend

The first time I listened to Vampire Weekend they took my ears by storm. Their sound is truly unique, especially in the scope of the current music scene. What sets them apart for me is their off beat lyrics presented by “common man” vocals. What I mean by common man is Ezra Koenig sings in [...]

PJ Harvey

PJ Harvey, where to start with PJ Harvey? When I was budding music connoisseur I looked for new music through many different methods some of them being mainstream. One of my mainstream methods was MTV(this was back in the early nineties when MTV played music). I recall back then they played PJ Harvey quite often [...]