My kind of town…CHICAGO!

While it has been very frustrating to say the least in getting any kind of Musiqtone pulse in my own home area of Chicago and it’s rather far reaching metro area, there’s plenty of music talent coming out of the Second City, all looking to put Chicago back as one of the top music destinations […]

It’s a Texas Two-Step!

Day 2 of American Idol, coming off its worst ratings showing in four years. And yet still beat every other show in the same time slots AND debuts. 40 mil sure sounds good.

And yes, its a Texas two-step or…a misstep. Yes I missed another 23 minutes and maybe I’ll watch it on […]

Its baaaaack! American Idol baby!

It’s January 15 and you know what time it is!  It’s American Idol!  The hit FOX show, now in its seventh season is doing a little spring cleaning but it’s not too evident in the first stop of the audition tour in the City of Brotherly Love (or Hate if you ask any sports fan […]

Holy Crap!: John Mayer does Justin Timberlake

While browsing on AOL Music’s ‘Popeater’ blog, I came across this:

John Mayer uses his blues schtick…for Justin Timberlake. Watch him strum it up as he goes through the interlude part of ‘LoveStoned/I Think That She Knows’. His face is never shown for a reason…to watch him masterfully play the part on his electric.


The Band-Aid: The Midway State

The band: The Midway State

Where: Ontario, Canada

Who: Nathan Ferraro (vocals, piano, synths), Daenan Bramberger (drums, programming), Michael Wise (guitars), Michael Kirsh (bass)
Where you might have seen them: They finished off the last leg of the Daughtry headlining tour last year, opening for the band.
Why you should listen to them: After […]

Acts to watch out for in 2008

Happy new year everyone!

It’s time to let you in on a special list of acts to watch out for in 2008! Starting with the top 10…

10. The Maine
9. Shop Boyz

8. All Time Low

7. Treaty of Paris

6. Colbie Caillat

5. Blake Lewis

4. Sara Bareilles

3. Ashley Gearing

2. the […]