RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

CD REVIEW: The Privateer by The Tosspints

http://thetosspints.com/ This surly, salty trio from Saginaw, Michigan ignores the pop punk movement of the last twenty years and takes the sound back to its raw roots with some intricate and intertwining melodic movements sprinkled here and there. It’s not so hard as to be labelled “hardcore punk” but you …

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INTERVIEW: Gordy Hunt

http://www.cduniverse.com/productinfo.asp?pid=9924157   How would you classify your music? I believe that the boomers are the Forgotten demographic in these modern times, not just in music but in every aspect of pop culture. We still have a few of our spokesmen around, Bob Seger, Springsteen, but there is always room for …

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Yuga & ITSPAGE Release It’s You

Out on the 21st of December, 2015, ‘It’s You’ is a massive collaboration between two of Italy’s finest up-and-coming Dance music artists – Yuga and ITSPAGE. Seeking to end 2015 in style, this single has everything in place to continue the ongoing streak of top-notch material under the Kaisen Records …

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Civil War Film “Union Bound” Brings Underground Railroad Diary to Theaters Nationwide on February 12, 2016‏

Union Bound

Uptone Pictures, Moving Box Entertainment and Weathervane Productions are pleased to announce that the provocative award-winning Civil War film, Union Bound, will hit theaters nationwide on February 12, 2016, coinciding with Black History Month. Distributed by Hannover House/Medallion Releasing/Universal, the film is based on the actual diaries of Joseph Hoover, …

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CD REVIEW: 29:11 by One From Many

https://www.facebook.com/ofmmusic/ One From Many have endured an artistic and personal journey to arrive at their newest release, 29:11. The five song EP follows up their critically acclaimed full-length debut The Alleged Album in a resounding fashion and proves their metamorphosis from their former configuration called FarCry into this new direction …

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INTERVIEW: Mailman’s Children

http://www.themailmanschildren.com/   How would you classify your music? Eric: Acoustic-electric rock.  Somewhere between pop and alt. Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Eric Labossiere – lead singer/acoustic guitar/songwriter = The Police, Pearl Jam, DMB, The Tragically Hip, Counting Crows, Jim Croce. Joel Couture (Joe C) – Bassist …

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INTERVIEW: Harbinger Uprising

Watch here   How would you classify your music? Morgan Adames (lead guitarist/vocalist) : I’d say that we are a blend of Progressive Rock, Alternative Rock, with some Rap, Post Punk, and Post Grunge. Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Deftones, Rage Against the Machine, A Perfect …

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BORGEOUS Teams with India’s Zaeden For New Single “Yesterday”‏

Borgeous

On his new single  “Yesterday,” out now on Spinnin Records, BORGEOUS teams with India’s up-and-coming artist Zaeden on a beautiful, progressive house original featuring uplifting vocals from Jonny Rose.  The song brings light synths topped with an addicting vocal that captivates the listener the moment Jonny Rose begins to sing.  …

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