One other spectacular, sensible version of the Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Live performance Series — presented together with our improbable companions, SouthSide Arts District — is within the books. Koh Zhong Ren, AKA Plate , is one bold songsmith who is not afraid to tip-toe throughout violin-glossed people (Landslide”), swerve in the direction of psychedelic alt-rock (Revolutionaries”), and even channel his introspective spoken phrase poet on Straphanger”.
However greater than that, the Local 478 has become an exhaustive useful resource and listing of local musicians, venues, help services and the like, as well as a place where local shows will be advertised and native bands can get their work reviewed.
From his days growing up within the small fishing village of Wedgeport, Nova Scotia, to his days fronting Halifax indie-rock outfit Sleepless Nights, AA Wallace has at all times been an outlier, carving out his own musical niche that was often in stark contrast to what was happening around him.
AIR engaged Deloitte Entry Economics to analyse the market share of the independent music sector in Australia and can present the findings in a report, titled AIR Share: Australian Independent Music Market Report at the BIGSOUND music conference in Brisbane.
Due to the unique musical heritage of African People in D.C., which included more affect from Afro-funk and Caribbean music, D.C.-based hip hop artists often strugged to search out success outside the realm, though Wale lastly reversed this development somewhat.