This down-to-earth Portland quartet make a unique kind of melodic rock that oscillates from dreamy and ambient to dark and brooding. Most songs have an overall heavy emotional tone, but one that glimmers with hope and inspiration at unexpected moments. The band released Elementals on August 31 – an acoustic version of their first album [...]
Bands you must go out and buy their cd right now cuz they fucking rock.
From the very first downbeat of the very first song, you know you’re in for some irrefutably catchy emo-pop. Yet fear not, ye wary music listener, this isn’t a Boys Like Girls or Plain White T’s kind of made-for-radio outfit. Detroit-based band Monument Monument (no, that’s not a typo), have more to offer than your [...]