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Free Music Friday: Baggage – The Good That Never Comes

Part of the draw to punk and hardcore is the community. A place where you could freely share you beliefs and engage is politics and activism and make a difference … Continue reading

July 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Free Music Friday: Pray To Keep – Self-titled EP

Imagine a project that features members of Deftones, Brand New, and Taking Back Sunday. That might give you a rough estimate of what Philadelphia’s Pray To Keep sounds like. The … Continue reading

July 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Free Music Friday: Blind Lion – Spring

Blind Lion is a band I’ve been a fan of for a while now. The Bridgewater, NJ outfit’s brand of emo simultaneously resembles each era of the genre seamlessly. Spring … Continue reading

June 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Free Music Friday: Grieving

Yesterday Washed Uo Emo had the premiere of Cambridge, UK emo outfit Grieving’s new single, “Brian Emo.” Washed Up Emo described the band as “for fans of Sunny Day Real … Continue reading

May 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Free Music Friday: Vena Amoris – Lucidity

For fans of Deftones, Thrice, Hopesfall. That description on Vena Amoris’ Bandcamp page was a pretty quick hook for me. I instantly downloaded the record. The first song on the … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

Free Music Friday: Echo Lad – Echo Lad

Philadelphia has been something of a boom town for the emo revival. From the home grown bands to the talent moving here, Philly is hot right now! So I was … Continue reading

May 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Free Music Friday: Favorites – Houselife EP

Cherry Hill, New Jersey is a 10-15 drive from Philadelphia. So that makes emo out Favorites a band local enough to me. You can even see the Philadelphia skyline in … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 · Leave a comment