Tag: Josh Hoch

  • Exclusive Interview: Royal Thunder at the Gin Mill (Ep 80)

    Exclusive Interview: Royal Thunder at the Gin Mill (Ep 80)

    Thursday, July 27th On this particular summer night in Northampton, the Gin Mill had more swagger than usual. This was thanks to more than a little help from Royal Thunder and Crobot. Of course, there was also the requisite collection of local talent. Georgia’s Royal Thunder, hot off the release of their latest album Wick,…

  • Exclusive: Fucked Up Interview

    Exclusive: Fucked Up Interview

    Wednesday, July 2nd – During a torrential downpour in Philadelphia, Toronto’s Fucked Up came to Morgan’s Pier in Philadelphia to perform a free show celebrating, not only the start of a summer tour, but also the release of their new album Glass Boys. Local opener Ecstatic Vision, starting things off with a powerful, two-drummed attack and some…

  • Exclusive: Tonight Alive Interview (2014)

    Exclusive: Tonight Alive Interview (2014)

    It’s starting to become a running theme now where we catch up with Tonight Alive whenever they’re on tour at a city near us. But we can’t help it, We’re big fans and long time supporters of these talented Aussies. We caught up with Whakaio Taahi and Jake Hardy backstage at the Sands Event Center and talked about how well received The…

  • Exclusive: Taking Back Sunday Inteview

    Exclusive: Taking Back Sunday Inteview

    Right before the gates opened and a flood of rabid fans filled the Sands Event Center to the SOLD OUT show for the evening, we got the chance to talk to John Nolan and Shuan Cooper of Taking Back Sunday (who also happened to be half of Straylight Run which is currently in indefinite hiatus). We talked about the…

  • Happiness Is… Seeing Taking Back Sunday and The Used at the Sands

    Happiness Is… Seeing Taking Back Sunday and The Used at the Sands

    Saturday April 19th, on the eve of Easter, Bethlehem’s Sands Event Center was host to a unique tour.  Taking Back Sunday and The Used stopped by in the home stretch of their six week co-headlining tour. Starting the show was Sleepwave, the new project from former Underoath frontman Spencer Chamberlain.  A heavy sound with hints of keyboards…

  • Exclusive: Norma Jean Interview

    Exclusive: Norma Jean Interview

    As a part of their “Wrongdoers Tour” Norma Jean stopped by Allentown’s Crocodile Rock Cafe. The band recently put out Wrongdoers (Razor and Tie Records) and their set offered up a heavy dose of that record.  A few old favorites were represented, much to the delight of an enthusiastic audience.  With three (relatively) new members in…

  • xlv Studio Sessions: Amanda X

    xlv Studio Sessions: Amanda X

    In support of their upcoming full length, Amanda X came up to XLV to play a live in-studio “Pirate Session” last Friday. Kat Bean (bass) & Yoon (drums) answering fan questions LIVE on the air. Cat Park (guitars) during the interview session of the night.

  • Exclusive: The Deftones Interview

    Exclusive: The Deftones Interview

    On Tuesday, March 12th, East Stroudsburg’s Sherman Theater hosted Sacramento’s, Deftones.  The band, long associated with the nu-metal movement of the late ’90s has overcome this tag through constant musical reinvention.  That was on full display during their show. Anyone who was hoping to hear a few gems off of Deftones or Saturday Night Wrist went…

  • WXLV: Eviction Party

    WXLV: Eviction Party

    Tune in tomorrow night on “The Pirate Radio Eviction Party featuring family friendly music by TILE” Time has run out on 90.3 FM WXLV as a standard radio station in its current form. TILE was the first band to ever play a Pirate Session and will now be the final band to play a Pirate…

  • Super Sad Valentines Day

    Super Sad Valentines Day

    So what do you do on the loneliest day of the year? Well, for those of us that didn’t have anything planned we go to shows! And on this Valentines Day, we spent our evening at Gallery U in Bethlehem. The first band tonight was Goodnight Stars, Goodnight Air. Having just seen the electronic duo do a…