PREMIERE: Heavy Pockets Release Single From ‘Mopeless’

by Casey Walker New Hampshire three-piece Heavy Pockets released the lead single from their second LP today, titled mopeless. This project is the perfect release to energize you on a dog-day summer Monday while you deal with a moderate existental crisis watching summer turn into yet another autumn. Shayla’s vocals cut crystal-clear through heavy instrumental backing on lead […]

SCRIBSCRUBZ: Dérive Celebrate Three Year Anniversary

Words and Illustrations by Louis Roe A few weeks ago, Dérive celebrated their third year of cohesive musicianship with an anniversary show at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst.  Except it wasn’t just a celebration of the band’s longevity.  Greg Nahabedian proclaimed the evening in homage to the Western Mass music scene, alive with the breath […]