Interviews

A-OH Drops Some Serious Knowledge About Self-Love in EXCLUSIVE Interview

By: Victoria Moorwood// A-OH, electronic producer and DJ from Indianapolis, recently dropped a new single, “Urself.” The track combines a free-flowing, downright catchy sound with a beautiful message of positivity and loving yourself. Here, A-OH expands on that concept and will inspire you to dream big, accept yourself as you are, and understand his idea …

Interviews

Meet Ryan Egan and Prepare For His Upcoming Sophomore EP, Fever & Bloom!

By: Jordyn Tilchen// At the Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival, we got the chance to meet with Ryan Egan, a New York-based singer, producer and multi-instrumentalist who has created and produced every single detail on his upcoming EP, Fever & Bloom. The EP, which is due out this fall, draws inspiration from some of Ryan’s most revered …

Music & Culture

Taylor Swift’s Latest Single Is The Worst Decision She’s EVER Made and Here’s Why

By: Jordyn Tilchen// As I sat there on my computer late Thursday night, not so patiently waiting for time to pass until the release of Taylor Swift’s new single, I actually found myself very excited. This excitement stemmed from a long history that spans 10 years back— a history that proves that if anyone in …

Interviews

Meet The New York-Bred Multi-Instrumentalist, Carl Gershon

By: Victoria Moorwood// New York-born Carl Gershon has spent his entire life honing his musical craft. Carl not only writes and co-produces all of his songs, but also performs all the vocals and instruments—namely guitar, bass, synth, drums, and saxophone. He puts a modern twist on classic ‘80s sounds, has toured as lead guitarist in …

Reviews

Taylor Swift is BACK with New Single “Look What You Made Me Do” and Album Reputation

By: Sarah Denunzio// Pop Emergency! Taylor Swift blacked out her social media channels this week, leading everyone to believe that she would announce her comeback single.  Swift hasn’t released new music since 2014’s 1989.  She also posted three videos on three consecutive days, each one depicting a snake.  The videos of the snake led many fans …

Reviews

Brand New Releases First Album in 8 Years, PLUS Our Favorite Tracks!

By: Paige Pomerantz// Long-awaited, the legendary Long Island-based band Brand New released their first album in eight years with barely any notice on August 17th. Following up their fourth LP, Daisy, the band announced on August 15th that their fifth record would be released in October on vinyl, along with fall tour dates; but the …

Interviews

Great Good Fine Ok Talk Dream Collaborations, Releasing New Music and Touring

By: Amanda Meyer// Photos By: Sarah Waxberg and Ryan Ferreira// Following their set at Billboard Hot 100 Festival, I got to hang out with the awesome guys Great Good Fine Ok to discuss their music and the incredible sequence of events that got them here. From hitting #1 on Hype Machine to opening for Tove …

Interviews

We The Kings Celebrate 10 Years at Billboard Hot 100 Fest With Soundigest!

By: Amanda Meyer// Photos By: Sarah Waxberg and Ryan Ferreira// For a little bit over ten years now, We The Kings have been rocking out worldwide with hits like “Check Yes Juliet,” “We’ll Be a Dream” and “Sad Song”. From world tours, to the Vans Warped Tour and small club venues, this band has seen …

Live Music

Billboard Hot 100 Fest was The Perfect End to Summer 2017 and Here’s Why

By: Jordyn Tilchen//   It’s been three years since the festival’s inception and the same remains true: there’s simply no better way to close out your summer than at the Billboard Hot 100 Festival at Jones Beach. As always, this year’s festival included all of your favorite chart-toppers, including but not limited to Marshmello, DJ …

Interviews

Interview with Body Positive Champion & Powerhouse Singer, Isabelle

By: Victoria Moorwood//   Isabelle: the Atlanta-born singer with a powerful voice and even more powerful message. Even as a talented singer and American Idol contestant, Isabelle faced challenges in the music industry because of its small and inflexible scope of beauty standards. Because of this, Isabelle’s mission is to provide her listeners with a …