INTERVIEW WITH… MELODIC POP DUO JUNACO

Junaco are the L.A. based and NorCal bred duo comprised of Shahana Jaffer and Joey LaRosa. The duo craft sincere and heart-centered tunes using their emotionally raw life experiences. Junaco means rolling with the pace of life and enjoying the present; living and working with intention. It’s something the artists hope they imbue in their […]

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4TH & ORANGE // “GIRL NEXT DOOR” – SINGLE REVIEW

4th & Orange is a new Southern Californian pop-reggae band featuring members Garrett Douglas (lead vocals), Chris “DJ Irey” Garcia (keyboards and producer), Ricardo Ramirez (guitar), Jacob Lucero (bass), and Sam Ward (drums). The band was co-founded by long-time friends Garrett Douglas and Chris Garcia who wanted to merge their unique individual style and love […]

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HEY VIOLET // CONCERT REVIEW + GALLERY

Pop Rock band Hey Violet delivered an highly energetic and fun set at The Troubadour this past Thursday (May 30th), to an enthusiastic crowd of fans. The opener was Pop R&B newcomer Sage Charmaine whose stage presence was effervescent, her songs spunky and fun. Yet it was clear the audience was there for Hey Violet. […]

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FRENSHIP // ‘REMIND YOU’ – VIDEO DEBUT

FRENSHIP are a platinum selling duo. Most known for their global hit “Capsize” with Emily Warren. They are set to release their debut record “Vacation” on May 17th. The album is full of warm harmonies and beautiful propulsive melodies, and the themes such as love, relationships, happiness, home, and Los Angeles. FRENSHIP has released two […]

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INTERVIEW WITH … KEYS AND VICES

I spoke with Sacramento Indie Rock band Keys and Vices. We chatted about their latest and highly emotional release “Chronic Nostalgia”, songwriting and influences, and music traditions. Check it all out below … Photo Credit: Jennifer Valdez THE RECLUSIVE BLOGGER: Pancakes or Waffles? ALL: Waffles 100%! THE RECLUSIVE BLOGGER: Can you tell us how you […]

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