Our cameras go behind the scenes, in the photo pits, around the world with amazing musicians. Here’s a glimpse – or snapshot – into that reality.

watermelon slim @ winter blues fest

Bill Homans has been a truck driver, petty criminal and a watermelon farmer. He's also a member of Mensa, made the only Vietnam War protest album to be written by a veteran during the war, and plays a mean slide guitar. The critically acclaimed Watermelon Slim, who...

southern avenue @ winter blues fest

Memphis blues rockers Southern Avenue performed at the Winter Blues Fest in Des Moines. Winners of Best Emerging Artist Album at the 2018 Blues Music Awards, Southern Avenue's sound is youth-infused vintage R&B soul electrified by the powerful voice and charming...

betty who + two feet @ sprint center

Saturday, February 2nd, wasn't just a day in the books because Panic! @ The Disco made an appearance at Sprint Center. Kansas City rejoiced that evening because the tow openers were there to party. Betty Who brought her crazy intense dance moves and powerful voice to...

lampland, no mood

Tommy Bazarian's, known by his musical space Lampland, debut album No Mood is debuting with a thunderous wave of emotion and sounds that will make you sway.  Bazarian utilized his day job of being a radio producer to form the album's lyrics, and his past formed the...

be forest, knocturne

Italian shoegaze musical act Be Forest - comprised of Costanza Delle Rose (Bass and vocals), Nicola Lampredi (Guitar), and Erica Terenzi (Drum, synths and vocals) - released their new full-length today, a swirling and intense collection of songs titled Knocturne....

kaz murphy, ride out the storm

Kaz Murphy's music is about as Americana as it gets, and his newest release Ride Out The Storm is no exception.  This folk artist's sound is that of the old west, forming stories with each lyric and melodic refrain.  Kaz has had an illustrious career, stemming from...

dbuk, songs nine through sixteen

With their new 8-track album Songs Nine Through Sixteen, Denver-based psych folk rock collective DBUK provides a vitality to the cold winter weather that is incredibly welcoming, especially in the frozen tundra of the midwest. "Bonnie Clyde, The Big-Bull-Hen Of The...

jealous of the birds, wisdom teeth

We've been lucky enough to have explored the talents of Jealous of the Birds in the past, but today we're thrilled to share one of our favorite new EPs. Jealous of the Birds has released a vintage-tinged bevy of gorgeous work for our ears to soak up in the quiet...