Premiere Friday Fire Track: No Name Hotel – “Parable”
May04

Premiere Friday Fire Track: No Name Hotel – “Parable”

Tristan marks the second EP release by No Name Hotel, the moniker of singer-songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist, Farahd Abdullah Wallizada. A first-generation American born of Afghani parents, Wallizada spent his early life in Jacksonville, Florida, having little access to pop culture. That changed in his early teens, when he began pirating songs off of library computers, and soon was constructing his first, rudimentary...

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Premiere Friday Fire Track: Ricky Hell & The Voidboys – “Friday Eyes”
Mar09

Premiere Friday Fire Track: Ricky Hell & The Voidboys – “Friday Eyes”

Ricky Hell & The Voidboys formed in 2017 on the streets of Cleveland, Ohio and if you follow TFN you already are well aware of the excellent noise rock frontman Ricky Hamilton creates as we have featured his solo work and bands Fascinating and Shagg. Needless to say, we are hyped to premiere this Friday Fire Track today from Ricky Hell & The Voidboys conveniently titled “Friday Eyes.” This song can be found on...

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Track Premiere: Nathaniel Bellows – “How High”
Feb13

Track Premiere: Nathaniel Bellows – “How High”

For the past six years, published poet, novelist, visual artist, and musician, Nathaniel Bellows has been writing libretti for the composer Sarah Kirkland Snider. In fact, their last release, Unremembered (2015), was inspired by 13 of Bellows’ poems and illustrations. Now back out front for his sophomore album, Swan and Wolf, Nathaniel Bellows offers a collection of ten new original songs. Today’s premiere track, “How...

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Track Premiere: The Captain Of Sorrow – “Siamese Scars”
Jan23

Track Premiere: The Captain Of Sorrow – “Siamese Scars”

Quiet can always be loud – it just matters how you tune in! That is the feeling that overtakes you in today’s premiere track from the Danish band The Captain Of Sorrow. “Siamese Scars” has an intense rhythm that is driven from the singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer of this record, Hans-Christian. His calm demeanor rushes over you while he quietly tells the story of the issues an adult with alcoholic...

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Video Premiere: Romeo Dance Cheetah – “The Air Guitar Song”
Aug23

Video Premiere: Romeo Dance Cheetah – “The Air Guitar Song”

At some point, we have all done it. A sweet rhythmic head toss, a powerful pelvic thrust, a double handed slide complete with a power chord strum in perfect synchronization. That is right – the AIR GUITAR! Today’s video premiere of “The Air Guitar Song” from Romeo Dance Cheetah takes things to an entire different level because he is the real deal and the 2010 US National Champion of air guitar. In fact, the...

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Interview with Flotation Toy Warning
Jul06

Interview with Flotation Toy Warning

I reached out to Flotation Toy Warning a few weeks ago and asked if I could get a short interview. Paul Carter (Lead Vocals, Sampler, Programming) and the band were kind enough to consider my request. The below interview turned out to be quite a revealing look at the toll that creating an album can take on the artists. Also, make sure you check out the excellent Headphone Approved new release from the band, The Machine That Made Us....

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