October 2016

CD Reviews

Kitshickers – III.O: A Mind-Blowing Experience

I stumbled over Kitshickers from Luxembourg early in the year, exploring pre-orders from bands and artists. I found the PledgeMusic mission for Kitshickers, and I just couldn’t ignore a band that would give proceeds from their crowdfunding efforts, Liter of Light their chosen charity. Admittedly, from Kitshickers’ previous albums available on Spotify, I didn’t connect to […]

CD Reviews

Album Review: Balance and Composure

For their third album Light We Made, Balance and Composure went with the ideology of “don’t make the same record twice.” The boys from Doylestown, Pennsylvania return with another record worth giving spin just from hearing the lead singles, Spinning, Afterparty and Postcard. Although B&C had major success with their second album that made it all the […]


Paper Route: Behind The Scenes of Real Emotion

Released earlier this summer, and featured on the FIFA 17 soundtrack, the fast and furious single “Chariots” by indie rock group Paper Route is one of the hottest tracks we here at AltWire have heard all year. Released to promote the band’s third record Real Emotion, “Chariots” tells a tale of a relationship gone wrong, […]