Category Archives: Local

[stream] KOPPS // L.A. Lights (David Lee Rad Remix)

Rochester’s KOPPS have been a budding band throughout 2011, with Kyle O’Hara producing infectious synth-pop melodies that are carried on the shoulders of singer Patricia Patrone’s vocals – and a powerful set of vocals they are. The group turned a new page with the high-quality production on their single “L.A. Lights” with the help of… Continue Reading

[mp3] Joywave // Anemone

Local outfit Joywave will release their newest effort, a seven-song EP/mini-album entitled Koda Vista in less than two weeks – on March 27th. The release is a personal one for the band, exploring how a single entity affected all of their lives in different ways. Koda Vista is a product of the Eastman Kodak Company, a ubiquitous… Continue Reading

[video] The Wallpaper // Iris

Rochester band The Wallpaper recently released a video for “Iris,” a track off their upcoming EP.  The song is simplistic sounding while still offering your ears plenty to pay attention to. The video matches that visually with the picture-in-picture effect adding an unexpected layer to an otherwise simple concept. It was directed by Adam Netsky,… Continue Reading

[mp3] Joywave // True Grit

It’s our privilege to be able to give you the first glimpse of Joywave’s new EP. Entitled Koda Vista, the EP will be out next month, but if you’re going to be at the band’s two-night release show extravaganza this week here in Rochester at Bug Jar, you’ll be able to snag a copy before… Continue Reading