There was a moment during The Lone Bellow's session at Second Story Garage when a song came to a point of silence, and there was so much tension behind it, so much emotion, that it was one of the most powerful three seconds we've experienced in the studio. For all the music we tape in the Garage, an instance of silence stands out as all-time highlight. Full Story
Kanye's 'Yeezus' leaks, Internet goes crazy Yeezus, the highly anticipated new album from Kanye West, leaked online Friday morning, resulting in immediate Twitter trending and sending less-ethical fans all over the world to various illegal download and mirror sites to get a free copy. Full Story
Blue-Eyed Son finds sunshine in darkness There's always something appealing about darker content masked by sunny sounds and delivered with a glass-half-full attitude. It's also something Andrew Heilprin does well with his Blue-Eyed Son project. Full Story
Ashley Dean: In the garage with The Lone Bellow My job is awesome for many reasons. I listen to music, talk to cool people, send stupid videos to my co-workers and eat candy all day. Around this time last year, the gig got a whole lot sweeter when we created the Second Story Garage. Full Story
When Jon Wayne and The Pain was in the area to play at Cervantes' Other Side in Denver last week, we asked the Minneapolis-based trio to swing by the Second Story Garage so we could hear its "reggae-tronic dub" in person.
Rogue Wave in a familiar world Last week, indie pop band Rogue Wave released its fifth album, 'Nightingale Floors.' When we caught up with singer and guitarist Zach Rogue, he was feeling good about the new music and getting back on the road. Full Story