Rebelution’s Confident New Album ‘Free Rein’ is Tailor-Made for the Warm Summer Months Ahead (New Music Friday)

Rebelution’s Confident New Album ‘Free Rein’ is Tailor-Made for the Warm Summer Months Ahead (New Music Friday)

Santa Barbara’s Rebelution are all about good vibes. Relaxation, tranquility, self-confidence — these are all common subjects covered by the reggae/rock band over the years. On Friday, the band released its sixth studio album, Free Rein, a collection of songs about some of those same general themes, with vocalist/guitarist Eric Rachmany singing about not giving […]

Reggae/Alt Rockers Iration Expand Their Approach with New Self-Titled Album (Listen)

Reggae/Alt Rockers Iration Expand Their Approach with New Self-Titled Album (Listen)

In the realm of “reggae rock,” it’s important to stand out somehow. Whether through the use of unconventional song structure, incorporating elements of punk music or creating your own hybrid sound, maintaining a sense of identity goes a long way. Iration, hailing from Santa Brabara, California, have done this very well over the course of […]

A Few Questions With Iration’s Micah Pueschel & Adam Taylor at Outside Lands 2015

A Few Questions With Iration’s Micah Pueschel & Adam Taylor at Outside Lands 2015

On August 7-9, talent from all across the musical spectrum convened at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California for the 2015 Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival. Rock Cellar Magazine was there all three days, taking in all the fun, food and music (read our detailed recap here). While we were there, we were […]

Recap: Sights, Sounds and Shots from Outside Lands Music Festival 2015

Recap: Sights, Sounds and Shots from Outside Lands Music Festival 2015

Ranger Dave welcomed OL’ers back.[/caption] 2015 marked the eighth year of the Outside Lands Music Festival, which consumes Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California for a weekend of music, food, art and traffic nightmares (though they’re worth it). This year’s installment featured an eclectic array of acts spanning all sides of the music genre […]