5 Bands/Artists You Should Be Following (#17)

1. Devil in Disguise

Hard rock/metal band from Las Vegas, Nevada. For fans of Avatar, Avenged Sevenfold, early Stonesour, etc. Devil in Disguise released their debut album, Welcome to Hell, earlier this month. Check out the first single — “Sick Of You.” And I have it from a very reliable source that the next single and video will be out soon!


2. Dark Summer

Hard rock from Florida. For fans of Three Days Grace, I Prevail, Crown the Empire, etc. Dark Summer has a show at House of Blues in Orlando on August 25th. Their latest album, Full Circle, is available now. Dark Summer has also been entered in the neXt2rock contest, hosted by 95.9 Rock in Melbourne. Visit their Facebook for more info. Here are “Push” and their cover of Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made Me Do.”


3. Black Water Rising

Rock/metal from New York. For fans of Black Label Society, Theory of a Deadman, Shaman’s Harvest, etc. Black Water Rising has a few shows on the horizon. Their newest album, Electrified, was released in late 2017 and is available in both digital and physical formats. Listen to “Brother Go On” and “Dance With the Devil.”


4. A Few Memories

Electronic/industrial music from Paraguay. For fans of Orgy, Dope Stars Inc., Mindless Self Indulgence, etc. You can check out A Few Memories’ full discography via bandcamp. Below are two songs from their latest EP, Llamando a Venus: “Espejismo de Escape” and “Mundo Enfermizo.”


5. Silent Echoes

Hard rock from Florida. For fans of Beartooth, The Amity Affliction, solo Ben Bruce, etc. Silent Echoes have some upcoming shows, which you can find on their Facebook. Their debut EP, Getting Through, is available on digital platforms such as iTunes. The new album, Lullabies, is coming soon! Hear the title track now!


Playlist Challenge, Day 318

Emilie Autumn — “Liar” (Machine Mix by Dope Stars Inc.)

Playlist Challenge, Day 147

Dope Stars Inc. — “Vyperpunk”

Playlist Challenge, Day 142

Dope Stars Inc. — “Can You Imagine?”

Let’s Talk Covers (Pt. 19)

1. Dope Stars Inc. — “Right Here in My Arms” (HIM cover)

2. Janis Joplin — “Me and Bobby McGee” (Roger Miller cover)

3. Avenged Sevenfold — “Walk” (Pantera cover)

Weekly Focus: Love Songs, Day Six

Dope Stars Inc. — “Just the Same For You,” from the album Gigahearts (2006).

Let’s Talk Covers (Pt. 5)

1. Goodnight Nurse: “Milkshake” (Kelis cover)

2. Green Day: “Working Class Hero” (John Lennon cover)

Not a big Green Day fan, but I do like this.

3. Dope Stars Inc: “Kiss” (London After Midnight cover)

I love LAM and DSI ❤


Let’s Talk Covers (Pt. 4)

1. Framing Hanley: “Lollipop” (Lil’ Wayne cover)

I love when rock bands cover rap songs!

2. Dope Stars Inc.: “Billie Jean” (Michael Jackson cover)

3. Static-X: “Looks That Kill” (Mötley Crüe cover)