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Coming to Terms: a special journey for The Grove

Words by Corey Mouch There’s something about The Grove that just can’t be captured on a record—and believe me, that’s a great thing. Fans of RHCP will feel right at home when pressing play for their first listen through the band’s Coming to Terms EP, which was released January 27th. An organic sound filled with ...

New discoveries banding together for water protectors

Like many people in the indie music scene, I've been acutely aware of the ongoing situation in Standing Rock, North Dakota. I've been encouraged by diplomatic progress and was recently inspired by the demeanor of the Native American descendents onsite in an article I read on Rolling Stone. Yet, there is much to be done in ...

RELEVANT DISCOVERIES

Picture: Alex Zarek / Words: Ray Cobra The longer I write for Tuned Up the more Relevant Discoveries become my favorite pieces. I love introducing people to new music. That has always been my place amongst my friends. I am constantly asked what some new bands are. What should I be listening to? What are you listening to? ...

pop up finds [relevant discoveries]

Man Mountain: These guys from Monroe, Michigan popped up on my Facebook feed tonight via an invite to an event. Though initially I was merely stoked for Stay Outside who slayed at Tuned Up's inaugural festival (Steadfast Festival) this year, at the recommendation of Spacebar jack of all trades Bryan Yost, I clicked on the ...

been meaning to tell you… [relevant discoveries]

Words: Ryan Getz Decent Criminal: Earlier this year (might have been June?) I once again found myself in the basement of DIY hotspot The House With No Name (curated by Tuned Up contributor Sandeep Sehbi) at the urging of some folks in that community. These dudes played to a house that was hopping with activity, and beat ...

RG’s Independent’s Day picks – 2016 edition

One of my favorite festivals is upon us yet again. Independent's Day is much more than a music festival but of course there's quite a diverse lineup this year. Here are some artists I'm stoked about that I think people should be stoked about too. Be sure to check out the complete schedule here. Headrush - It's going to be ...

RELEVANT DISCOVERIES

Picture: Jon Dimas//Words:Ray Moore Safe, So Simple-I will start this by saying Safe, So Simple are one of those bands I knew of for a while before I actually listened to them. I do this for many reasons and every once in a while it turns out to be a mistake. In this case that seems to be the case. The first time I ...