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Spotlight: Finland Punk Photo Exclusive

Friday, March 21st, 2014

Blow The Scene’s Senior Photographer, Dante Torrieri recently embarked on a trip to Finland where he captured a radical show…Read More


Spotlight Interview: The Holy Mess

Friday, August 31st, 2012

This week, Blow The Scene‘s Spotlight series catches up with Philadelphia’s haphazard punk rock band, The Holy Mess for an…Read More


Broken Fences Spotlight Interview: Acoustic Edition

Monday, May 28th, 2012

Broken Fences Spotlight Interview with Guy Russo and Morgan Erina (Broken Fences) Adam Rauf, Staff Writer Blow The Scene Local…Read More


Spotlight – Changes EP Stream with Interview

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Our Spotlight Series continues with a new exclusive stream and interview from an up-and-coming New Jersey band appropriately titled, Changes.…Read More


Local Spotlight Gallery with Wrong Answer, Black Feathers and more

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

For October, our local spotlight takes us into Quakertown, where photographer Anne Spina was onsite to grace us with another…Read More


We’ll Go Machete Spotlight Interview

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

Blow the Scene’s Spotlight Interview Series returns with Austin’s post-hardcore rockers, We’ll Go Machete. The band has a brand new…Read More


Spotlight Q & A with Philly’s Bubonic Bear

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Blow The Scene’s Spotlight Q & A keeps it close to home this month with a focus on Philly’s own…Read More


The Rodeo Idiot Engine Interview

Monday, August 1st, 2011

Blow The Scene Spotlight series takes us across the Atlantic to Basque Country, which is split between the Northeast corner of France and southern Spain, where we find a metallic hardcore hybrid, The Rodeo Idiot Engine, as they prepare to release a new LP on France’s Throatruniner Records.


Philly Spotlight Quiet Arcs

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

Our Spotlight series continues with a focus close to home this month, as we caught up with Philadelphia’s up-and-coming post-hardcore…Read More


Gods and Queens Spotlight Interview

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

In this latest edition of our Spotlight series, we have an interview with Philadelphia music scene mogul Jamie Getz of Gods and Queens. Jamie wastes no time getting down to brass tacks with some interesting real talk. Dig it.


Spotlight Interview with Philly’s Logan Neubauer

Monday, June 6th, 2011

In this edition of Blow The Scene’s Spotlight Interviews, we have caught up with Philadelphia’s Logan Neubauer who performs with leading local grindcore outfits and books some of gnarliest shows this side of Schuylkill. In this Spotlight Q & A, Logan shares with us a brief history of his show hosting endeavors, some recent memorable experiences in Philly, bands to look out for, and more!


Spotlight Q&A – Idol and the Whip

Sunday, May 29th, 2011

In this edition of Spotlight Q & A our resident giant chats with guitarist Chris Plumb from Ann Arbor’s finest stoner metal quartet Idol and the Whip. Guitarist Chris Plumb fills us in on the meaning of the band’s name, the gear in their righteous rigs and stranger-than-fiction frat house venues.


Q & A Spotlight with Chicago noise rockers Big’n

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

For our latest Spotlight Q & A we have caught up Chicago noise rockers Big’n, as the band has just dropped a new E.P., Spare The Horses, on the AfricanTape label. Big’n and AfricanTape were kind enough to supply us with a streaming edition of the new album for your listening pleasure. If you dig it, stop on by their bandcamp or Africantape and buy a copy. Enjoy!


Spotlight Q&A with Synco Destroyo

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

New BTS Spotlight Q & A featuring Northern Florida’s local melodic punk rockers Synco Destroyo, with the inside scoop on their current EP, Synchronized Destruction, upcoming shows, selling surfboards for recording time, streaming music, and more!


Old Wounds Q & A Spotlight

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

We’re keeping the Spotlight Q & A’s rolling with New Jersey’s doom-influenced, hardcore practitioners Old Wounds, as the band is getting ready to drop a new EP May 10.


Spotlight Q & A with Cincinnati’s experimental metallic punk band Mala In Se

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Spotlight Q & A with Cincinnati’s experimental metallic punk band Mala In Se with free streaming music!


Darrell Kinsel Interview Local Artist Spotlight

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

Blow The Scene Local Artist Spotlight focuses on up-and-coming artist Darrel Kinsel of Pittsburgh’s Hill District whose themes combine the challenging elements of Urban Life with Experimental Art techniques using Crayons as a Primary Medium.


Local Spotlight: The Beagle Brothers drop New Record in Pittsburgh

Friday, December 3rd, 2010

Local Spotlight! Pittsburgh alt-country quintet The Beagle Brothers are set to put out their 4th record, Architects of the Bloomfield Sound, at their CD Release Party this Saturday, December 4th at Sonny’s Tavern (630 S. Millvale Ave in Bloomfield) at 9:30pm.


J. Irvin Dally: Spotlight Interview

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Local Spotlight Interview featuring LA-based musician J. Irvin Dally and his latest video recently recorded live by TerrorEyes.tv. Enjoy.


Matt Ferri: Local Artist Spotlight

Friday, July 9th, 2010

Last week Blow The Scene was introduced to Philadelphia-based artist and musician Matt Ferri. Check out the exclusive interview full of awesome artwork!


Hot Guts: Local Spotlight

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

Oh, Hot Guts, I love you. Every song on your first seven inch is completely different and each track is…Read More


The Ghost In You: Local Spotlight

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

First Edition of Local Spotlight. Last week we were introduced to Philadelphia-based, independent artist, and songwriter, Billy Polard and his solo project, The Ghost In You.