Monica Cady

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  • 7 years ago | Concerts

    After a nearly two-year hiatus, experimental progressive-rock act Finch has reunited. The group began touring and released a four-song EP earlier this year. Known for explosive, hardcore melodic music, which the band describes as the sound of "a d...

  • 7 years ago | Concerts

    Boston's punk quintet Street Dogs makes music that's fit for throwing back pints, raising sturdy fists into the air, and singing along to working-class battle-cry pub anthems. Founded by vocalist Mike McColgan (an ex-firefighter, former lead singe...

  • 7 years ago | Concerts

    Singer/songwriter Anthony Green is best-known as the emotive lead singer for Philadelphia-based prog-rock band Circa Survive. Powered by a combination of ballerina-gone-ballistic stage moves and melodic, screaming vocals, Green has earned a demigo...

  • 7 years ago | Concerts

    Few bands have attracted the amount of angst and emo breakup/makeup drama of Smashing Pumpkins. More specifically, lead man Billy Corgan's career could have been the blueprint for VH1's ideal Behind the Music episode, considering all of his experi...

  • 7 years ago | Interviews

    Chicago-based quartet the Hush Sound clearly had lady luck on its side in 2005, just two years after it first became a band. Using male and female vocal harmonies and passion-fueled pop-rock, the group sold 300 copies of its self-released debut, S...

  • 7 years ago | Concerts

    Since the mid-'90s, Chicago-based goth darlings Kill Hannah have been making electronic pop-rock that's synth-heavy, dramatic, and danceable. But it wasn't until 2002, when the band signed with Atlantic Records and later released its third LP, For...