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.

anton barbeau, natural causes

The cool thing about writing for a music magazine is that you get a first look at new music.  I recently had the opportunity of listening to Anton Barbeau's latest album Natural Causes, which will be released April 13th on Beehive. My favorite track is iconically...

ken valdez @ winter blues fest

Minnesota Blues Challenge Winner Ken Valdez performed at the 2018 Winter Blues Fest in Des Moines on February 10. The New Mexico native was also joined on stage by Kevin "BF" Burt. [supsystic-gallery...

honey and salt, honey and salt

Honey and Salt just released their self titled LP. The grunge/rock/punk band has a variety of ten tracks on the LP starting with “A Nihilist Takes Up Knitting” and ending with “Cascade.”
The band is described as sociopolitical or as I like to call it “music with a...

billie eilish @ recordBar

Following a gloomy week in Kansas City, April 4 brought crisp and clear weather - and a sold-out show by L.A.’s Billie Eilish at recordBar in support of her Where’s My Mind tour. Some of her fans waited for hours in the cold for a chance to be close to their favorite...

anthony gomes @ winter blues fest

St. Louis-based blues rock artist Anthony Gomes played the Winter Blues Fest in Des Moines on February 9, 2018. The Toronto native and 2017 European Blues Awards winner for Best Musician, rocked the crowd with his ripping guitar solos and soulful lyrics....