Articles by Omayra Lopez


Single Review: Tow’rs – Water Under The Bridge

Flagstaff, Arizona-based Folk band Tow’rs brings a mellow style that’s great for reflecting on life. Musical storytelling is the theme in their lyrics, and their latest single, “Water Under The Bridge”, has the listener reminiscing on past struggles as it encourages letting go of all the bitterness and letting all that be as the title implies. […]


[AltWire Interview] Grassy Dread

The East Coast meets the Pacific Coast with reggae duo, Grassy Dread, comprised of Rob Burns (New York) and Amren Acree (Hawaii). Currently, in the process of releasing a full-length album, they’ve taken the time to chat with our team. Altwire [Omayra Lopez]: For those who haven’t yet heard of you, can you please tell […]


[AltWire Interview] The Bergamot

New York-based Indie Duo, The Bergamot comprised of Jillian Speece and Nathan Hoff has a conscious, thought-provoking mellow music style. Their segment on the Grotto Network “Trailblazers: The Bergamot” recently won them the Daytime Emmy award. In September the duo is set to release their upcoming album. In between their busy schedule, Jillian and Nathan […]


[AltWire Interview] Dub-321 On “Braving Babylon”

After a significant hiatus, Space Coast reggae band, Dub-321 has finally released their much-anticipated comeback LP, Braving Babylon. Dub-321’s lead, Miles once again took some time to chat with our team and share with us some highlights of its production.  “When you listen to the album you probably notice what seems to be a conflicting message. […]

Artists To Watch

Last Disciple: Artists to Watch

Meet East Coast native, Brad Brandt, publicly known as Last Disciple. Having grown up in the Carolinas, Florida, and California skateboarding and traveling, he was exposed to all kinds of music and cultures early in his youth. The music he makes is a product of Golden Era Hip Hop and Roots Reggae.  For four years, […]


Slightly Stoopid – How I Spent My Summer

Slightly Stoopid recently kicked off their Summer Tour, starting in Florida and our team caught them at the Space Coast, with guests; Tribal Seeds, Matysiahu, and Hirie.  The sunshine state did not live up to its name, as it was hit with heavy rain and thunderstorms the entire weekend. As a result, HIRIE’s set got […]


Tropidelic – Here In The Heights

Cleveland, Ohio-based Tropidelic has just released their latest album Here in the Heights. This release has a great combination of reggae, punk-rock, and a little bit of hip hop, and no matter which of these genres is your favorite, this record has it all and you won’t be disappointed. Each track has something that every […]