Author Archives: Michael Eades

Listen to Jeff Zentner Funeral Songs

Every episode of My Fantasy Funeral is coupled with a playlist of songs curated by the guest that would be played after their passing. With that in mind, please enjoy the selections from the Jeff Zentner episode, in which the YA author explains his choices ranging from Depeche Mode to CHVRCHES to Beach House. Please […]

*repeat repeat – Glazed

Glazed by *repeat repeat Before embarking on a full review of repeat repeat‘s latest full-length release, Glazed, it should be made clear that I’ve listened to 2017’s Floral Canyon, 2014’s Bad Latitude and all the singles in between many many times. This is not so much to establish that my bias is that of long-standing […]

San Dimas Today presents Bill and Ted Day, June 9th, 2019

We Own This Town and Bonus Room Productions present Bill & Ted Day over at Vinyl Tap on June 9th, 2019. What is Bill & Ted Day? Officially, it’s a celebration of all things Bill S. Preston, Esq., Ted Theodore Logan and the menagerie of cast and crew involved in both films. It also doubles […]

Rock Camp Registrations Now Open

Registration is now open for Southern Girls Rock Camp and the TN Teens Rock Camp. Both events are brought to you by YEAH – Youth Empowerment through Arts & Humanity; a non-profit that aims to “provide a safe learning environment for teens that will empower them not only in the arts but in life skills, […]

Charlie Abbott – “Ugly Little Sunflower” [Premiere]

Last we checked in on the works of Charlie Abbott, he had released an album entitled Nirvana that sounded, quite intentionally, like an ode to the grunge movement’s primary ringleader. Since that release in early 2018, Abbot released two additional records; mise en place, a collection of nine rock songs brimming with restraint and breezy […]

Jonie – “Orpheus feat. Bantug” (Official Video)

The latest Jonie single for “Orpheus” (featuring Bantug) is a fine mixture of smooth, dance-y, a bit warbly and a dash of melancholy. While we openly admit to our ignorance of the Nashville Pop scene as a whole, this track is clear evidence that great things are happening. For a track containing the refrain “Don’t […]

Twen – “Holy River” (Official Video)

While details are still TBA on exactly when to expect their full-length debut with Frenchkiss Records, Twen have released the second single from said album in the form of this official video for “Holy River.” Directed by Casey Pierce, the video depicts the primary Twen members frolicking in the woods in full red garb (and […]

Listen to Julia Martin Funeral Songs

My Fantasy Funeral asks its guests to select the songs they’d like to have played at their final ceremony. On the most recent episode, artist Julia Martin discusses her selections and the grandiose party that would, ideally, couple with it. The above Spotify playlist includes the selections that were available for streaming. Unfortunately, Julia Martin […]

The Mute Group – “Wuthering Heights” (Kate Bush)

In celebration of their video for “Brainplate in Eb” being viewed 3,000 times, The Mute Group recorded and posted a cover of the Kate Bush classic “Wuthering Heights” from her 1978 debut, The Kick Inside. As far as covers go, they stick to the originally pretty faithfully while still making it their own. Zach Gresham’s […]