Daily Archives: June 7, 2016

Bent Knee deliver unique and compelling art rock with ‘Say So’

By Ian Beabout, Online Editor

As a radio host, it can be very easy to become overwhelmed by music. It seems like nearly every day, I’m coming in contact with music I’ve never heard before – some of it very good and some not so much. As such, it can be incredibly easy to fall into the complacency trap; the ‘boredom with music’ syndrome.

When you listen enough, you begin noticing patterns; everyone ‘borrows’ a bit and sometimes they borrow from the same sources, or each other. It’s human nature. The problem is, it often begins to all sound a bit alike. Radiohead clones seemed all the rage for awhile and before that everyone seemed to be aping their favorite band of the 70s. Beatles clones, Zeppelin clones, Yes clones – you name it, it’s been ripped off.

Small changes lead to a more eco-friendly summer

By Maria Kimble, Contributing Writer

The summer months offer a great time to make small changes to lead a more eco-friendly life. With having the extra free time and taking baby steps, going greener is easier than ever. As long as you can get started, small steps can make a big difference on our planet. Here are five easy ways to accomplish this.