October 2017

Artists To Watch

[AltWire Review] Monster Treasure ‘II’

Last year, NorCal punk rock band Monster Treasure showed up on the scene with their self-titled album that was released on Leisure & District. Earlier this month, the band released their follow-up album, II. The first half of the album is a fast-paced journey through fuzzy feedback and indie punk-rock. The vocalists do a good […]

CD Reviews

[Album Review] MK Ultra – Generation Dead

Released October 31st Only eight months after the release of the Hollywood Holocaust EP, MK Ultra detonates another electro-punk bomb and it is clear that they have lost none of their fierce attitude. Generation dead covers refreshing new lyrical ground, and sounds more mature but without losing any of the riotous fun, that has captured […]


[AltWire Interview] Steven Page

Best known as ‘the guy from the Barenaked Ladies’, the band that blew up back in the late 90s early 00s, Steven Page has toured the globe playing to millions of people. Since leaving BNL he hasn’t played a show in the UK. As he gears up for for his first run of UK shows […]


[AltWire Interview] Katrina Lilly

It was at a close friend’s gathering where I met Katrina Lilly. Since that summer of 2016, we developed a strong bond, that she’s been more than just a friend, she’s a soul sister. To know her is to love her. Music has been a natural part of Katrina Lilly’s life which has now resulted […]


[Altwire Photos] Self Help Fest Detroit

Detroit parties. Hard. And that’s exactly what the inaugural Self Help Fest Detroit was. The festival took place Oct. 7 at the Michigan Lottery Amphiteathre in Sterling Heights, on Detroit’s north side. Performers included Rise Against, A Day To Remember, Pierce The Veil, Underoath, Falling In Reverse and more. The lines to get into the […]


[AltWire Interview] Inna Vision

Based out of Maui, Hawaii, Koa Lopes, publicly known as Inna Vision,  pursued his dream at the young age of 10, performing at his school.  He launched his career as a reggae/dancehall artist in 2005. Since then, he has shared stages with Tribal Seeds, Fortunate Youth, SOJA, Collie Buddz, and J Boog among many more […]