This past summer The Backseat Lovers took over North America with their Waiting to Spill tour, making a stop in Pittsburgh, Pa on July 26, 2023. The scorching summer heat did not stop fans from forming lines at 10AM so that they could get to the barricade for the show. After many hours of intenseContinue reading “The Backseat Lovers Waiting To Spill Tour”
San Diego, CA – August 5 & 6, 2023 One of my more rash decisions includes taking the Amtrak train down the gorgeous Californian coast, while preparing to cover a full weekend lineup of amazing indie-pop artists at Bleached Fest, curated by Tight Knit. I had never been to San Diego, nor seen the majorityContinue reading “Bleached Fest Curates the Perfect Summer Festival of Indie Pop Faves”
$not, along with opening artists Night Lovell, Eem Triplin, and DC The Don made a stop at The Roxian Theatre in Pittsburgh, PA for the Get Busy or Die Tour on June 9, 2023. Photos by Madalyn Schaller, if reposting please credit @almostfamouszine & @madalyns.photos.
August 5, 2023 – San Diego, CA Indie-pop-dance band, The Jungle Giants, blew away the American crowd at Bleached Festival in San Diego, California. The Australian four-piece band, hailing from Brisbane and Melbourne, met with Almost Famous Zine for portraits and allowed us a sneak peak into their world. Relaxed, confident and utterly cool wereContinue reading “The Jungle Giants: a Riot at Bleached Festival”
Bittersweet Daze took four incredible artists and combined their talents to create the summer’s sweetest show. Check out our gallery featuring Cavetown, Mxmtoon, Ricky Montgomery, and Grentperez performing at The Mann Center in Philly. Photos by Erika Lyijynen. If reposting, tag @exrka and @almostfamouszine.
I eagerly waited for a span of 72 months and 9 days to relive this invigorating yet comforting concert experience again. PUP (Pathetic Use of Potential) is a four man Canadian band based out of Toronto, Ontario who know how to put on a killer show. They kicked off their tour on May 21, 2023Continue reading “PUP and Pool Kids at the 9:30 Club”
The Backfires The Backfires, a “rock band from both sides of the Atlantic,” visited Pittsburgh, PA for the first time on July 14, 2023. For their first stop of tour, the band played at the beloved Mr. Smalls Funhouse, located right outside of the city. With a blend of excitement and talented musicians, The BackfiresContinue reading “The Backfires, The Band Light, and Valleyview at Mr. Smalls Funhouse 7/14/23”
June 18th, 2023 – Columbus OH On a bright evening in the outskirts of Columbus’ city scene, easygoing crowds of people leisurely approached Kemba Live’s grassy outdoor space. At the recent conclusion of Columbus Stonewall Pride Festival, concertgoers gathered for a fun end to an already love-filled day. Typically I find myself dreading a showContinue reading “Illuminating the Summer Spirit with Milky Chance and Young the Giant”
Sawyer, a duo consisting of Kel Taylor and Emma Harvey, is an Indie pop band based out of Nashville. Their recent tour opening for the band Joseph surely garnered them a new set of fans- their energy, crowd work and original songs definitely left an impression on me as a chronic concert goer. A fun,Continue reading “The Girl Band Fever Continues With Indie Pop Duo, Sawyer”
On June 1st, Indie Pop sensation Declan Mckenna had a show at Mr. Smalls Theater in Pittsburgh, PA for his The Big Return tour. Known for his infectious melodies, thought-provoking lyrics and stage presence, McKenna took the stage at the sold-out venue, instantly captivating the audience with his contagious energy. Pittsburgh was treated to anContinue reading “Declan McKenna at Mr. Smalls – A Mesmerizing Blend of Indie Pop and Electric Energy”