Electric Touch: Never Looking Back

In 1989, Debbie Gibson released her second album Electric Youth, and it blew up mainstream radio charts. The sophomore effort by the teen queen included the mega-hit “Lost in Your Eyes,” the catchy title track with a cool accompanying video, and a personal favorite — the ballad “No More Rhyme.” It was also notable in ..

Anti-Flag: Rock Against Santorum?

Anti-Flag have been saying what’s on their minds for over two decades. Why stop now? The punk rockers from Pittsburgh are back with their eighth studio album The General Strike, and like previous efforts, it finds the band speaking against injustices in the world and the government’s abuse of power. Earlier this month, Anti-Flag — ..

Matt Pryor “Gets You Down” & Become “One” With KDrew

Matt Pryor used to tour with his bandmates. These days, he’s hitting the road with his kids in an RV. “I thought it’d be a cool idea,” The Get Up Kids and New Amsterdams singer said recently. So far, so good. “I think I’ll keep them,” he cracked. Pryor is currently on the road in ..

Talking “fun.” and “We Are Young” in NYC

“Do you wanna have fun? How’s about (fun) a few laughs? I can show you a… good time… Do you wanna have fun… fun… fun?” I realize quoting “Big Spender” lyrics from Cy Coleman and Dorothy Fields’ Sweet Charity musical won’t earn me any sweet indie cred, but I went there anyway. Why? Because it ..