Exclusive Track Premiere: Blankus Larry – “Future History”

Blankus Larry

Hailing from Washington, Blankus Larry are an unanimously anonymous garage-rock group comprised of Durdy Larry, Bloody Larry, Marion Larry, San Pedro Larry, Dingy Larry, Blutarticus Larry, and Cuzin' Larry. Whew! Today we're pleased to premiere the band's latest single Future History. Taken from their forthcoming, self-produced sophomore record Problemo, this song has

Exclusive Track Premiere: Generifus – “Don’t Turn Away”


Generifus, the solo songwriting and recording project of Washington's Spencer Sult, will soon release his sixth full length record Extra Bad. After attaining some hand and wrist injuries from a brutal combination of skateboarding and kitchen work, Sult moved away from intricate fingerpicking towards shorter, simpler strummed songs leading to

Getting Cozy With: Low Cut High Tops

Low Cut High Tops

Dear readers of AMBY, My name is David Burns, and my band is Low Cut High Tops. I'm not really in a band because I play all the instruments, but it sounds like a band, so fuck it. I live in a small town in Washington. I love nothing more than to

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Typefighter


After touring with beloved Toronto punks Pup and releasing their new garage-pop single Wall Song, Washington's Typefighter took the time to have a chat with A Music Blog, Yea? to discuss phone chargers, huge accomplishments, and wanting to experience the DC punk scene. Enjoy! AMBY: Hey Typefighter, welcome to AMBY. Where

Concert Review: Grizfolk and Coin @ Black Cat – Washington


Hailing from Swedish roots, five piece band, Grizfolk headlined their first North American tour. Their captivating performance gained the attention of fans with their alternative folk sound. Having toured alongside Grammy nominees like Bastille and Haim, Grizfolk were no strangers to playing sold out shows. With a sold out show in

Ticket Giveaway: Allen Stone @ The Phoenix

Allen Stone

Washington soul musician Allen Stone will play Toronto's The Phoenix with support from Bad Rabbits and Bruno Major on October 14th. Courtesy of Live Nation, A Music Blog, Yea? is giving away a pair of tickets to the event. Tickets go on sale this Friday the 20th, so enter now

Concert Review: GEMS and The Smoking Bells @ The Drake

On February 8th at the Drake (Underground), Gems came to town. The crowd was small, but enthusiastic, as it watched the band Smoking Bells perform as the opener. The Nirvana-like, hollowed out echo-y vocals with strong feedback and heavy guitars was mixed in interestingly with electronics and synths. The fusion