Category Archives: Original Music

Join Ruby on her journey for the “Waiting for Light” release & in making a difference for Womankind Worldwide!

Hiya folks! Welcome to the ruby campaign! We’ve got a new album, the first for some considerable time, called the “Waiting for Light.” It feels very much like that – like I’m emerging from a very long, very dark tunnel. The making of the album has been a process of rediscovery, of trying to find

Your first look-Ruby’s new video-Lush

Please upgrade your browser Lesley Rankine aka ruby made her way from her Scottish homeland to Germany to shoot new video for for the smooth and dreamy track “Lush”, featured on her recently released EP Revert To Type, out on her own Fireweed Recordings. ruby worked with New Orleans native Ceven (pronounced ‘7’) Knowles of

Music Review-The Julie Ruin-Run Fast

Review-Kathleen Hanna is one of those artists that always seem to be highly creative in what she is trying to achieve, but yet others seem to get all the press and platinum cds, while she remains a cult hero. The Julie Ruin is Kathleen’s return to music after a 7 year break. If the name

Wicked Channel Hall of Fame and Interview-Lesley Rankine ( Ruby)

When we started the Wicked Channel Hall of Fame, if you would have told me not only am I going to induct Lesley Rankine in it, but get the chance to interview her I would have told you, you were insane. It was 1991, I went to a music store and they were playing Silverfish.

SquidHat Records Signs Pet Tigers‏

LAS VEGAS RETRO POP PUNK BAND, PET TIGERS, SIGN WITH SQUIDHAT RECORDS. NEW ALBUM SCHEDULED FOR SPRING 2013 RELEASE Las Vegas, NV, January 7, 2013 – SquidHat Records is proud to announce the signing of Pet Tigers, a popular Las Vegas garage pop trio. The Pet Tigers will begin recording their debut album in February

The Top 30 Most Overrated Cds ever-James Picks

This next list is the thirty cds I think are highly overrated. I am ashamed to admit I owned all 30 of these cds one time or another. I mean I know it is easy to name 30 cds and bands you cannot stand, but I wanted to name 30 cds that sold way more

New Music First-Avenue X

AVENUE X was formed OCTOBER 2011 in the shadows of the Skyscrapers of NEW YORK CITY. It was purely by chance that the two founding members of AVENUE X (Dionna Cole and Marzio Dal Monte) had met. The award winning songwriter, Lead singer, and guitarist for AVENUE X Dionna Cole had been making a name

The 10 Most Influential Albums of All Time – James picks

How big a music fan am I? My wedding I invited every record store manager and employee I ever dealt with to my wedding and we had this circle after I got married talking about music. They even brought me cds for my honeymoon. We made three mixed cds for our guests, with the wedding

10 Best Movie Soundtracks: Rebekah Herzberg’s List

10. The Royal Tenenbaums A part of me feels this should be higher on the list but I had to bump Blade Runner off of the list just so I could fit it on here. First of all, the film plays “Judy is a Punk,” my favorite Ramones song, when we see just how rebellious

Music Review-Fahri-Final Disconnect Notice

1. Lazy Fruit 04:08 2. Caleb’s Fauna 03:27 3. Make Like Hay and Lay 03:49 4. The Island Cannibal King 05:19 5. Ghost Song 04:48 6. Barflys 03:10 7. Winter Weight 04:25 8. We Might Be An Outlet 05:20 9. Nice Try, Good Effort! 04:36 10. New Park 06:12 Members Sarah Long-guitar, vocals Miles Murray-