Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go (Cover)

Is your week dragging? Mine is, but thankfully youtube sensation Pomplamoose released a brand new cover today! If you enjoy the cheesiness of “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” by Wham, you’ll tapping your toes to this classic 80’s tune. If you’re unfamiliar with the duo (Pomplamoose, not Wham, although I love me some cheesy […]

Flashback Friday: Total Eclipse of the Heart

For those who don’t know, I love me a good cover song. Today’s Flashback Friday pick is a Sleeping at Last’s quietly sad version of “Total Eclipse of the Heart.”  When vocalist Ryan O’Neal sings the line, “once upon a time I was falling in love, now I’m only falling apart,” I can almost imagine him […]

Pompeii/Waiting All Night

Bastille and Rudimental rocked an awesome mash-up of their hit songs at the Brit Awards earlier this year. It was a percussion heavy version of “Pompeii” coupled with a high energy rendition of “Waiting All Night.” Plus, seeing Rudimental vocalist Ella Eyre jumping around on stage while effortlessly belting out the chorus was just magical. […]

Florence and the Machine at the Wiltern

photo credit: alea christine Oh Florence Welch, I hope that when I die the angels sound as lovely as you did this past Sunday at the Wiltern. I hope they sing with the same sort cinematic grandeur because the only way to sum up her performance is other worldly. I arrived around 7pm  and stood […]

The Rescues & Garrison Starr at the Troubadour – I Think I Love You, LA

One of the things I loved about DC was their music scene.  I would discover a band, fall in love with their music, and soon after they’d be passing through for a concert.  I never had quite the same luck in Hawaii and I was excited to see what kind of concert possibilities being LA […]