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N.I.L.8 discusses Springfield, influences and current punk

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

April 15, 2015

Filed under Pulse

Being a punk rock heavyweight for more than 20 years and one of Springfield’s most reputable bands, N.I.L.8 has been energizing crowds all around the Midwest.The band consists of brothers Jeff Williams on vocals/guitar and B...

‘Instant Gratification’ is an appropriately named masterpiece

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

April 13, 2015

Filed under CD Reviews, Pulse

When a band has been around for more than a decade, a consistent lineup cannot always be expected.One California-based post-hardcore band, Dance Gavin Dance, has stood the tests of time with the release of its sixth full-length a...

All-star rock group sets the stage at Hangar

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

March 3, 2015

Filed under Pulse

Similar to the stacked 1992 United States Olympic men’s basketball team, Carbondale rock band Battle Jacket Baby is a dream team of some of the city's musical veterans.Comprised of Eddie Chapa on vocals and guitar, Chris McKi...

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