Back in October, our friends in Digital Summer released an acoustic disc called "After Hours: Unplugged and Rewired". Since the release, the album has received much critical acclaim, and has been nominated for multiple awards.
The band has just released a video for the song "This City" from the album, and if you had any hope that the song referred to guitarist Jon Stephenson's
As you may have heard, we have a little fiesta going down in Festival Plaza September 14th, our first Redd's Apple Ale 99XFestapalooza powered by Bossier City Harley Davidson. Our house band, Digital Summer, is not only playing Festapalooza, but they have a new album on the way too.
The countdown is on to the 99X-Redd's Apple Ale Festapalooza, presented by Bossier City Harley-Davidson! The first major outdoor rock festival in the SBC in over 15 years goes down Saturday, September 14th at Festival Plaza in downtown Shreveport, with seven great bands scheduled to play for an all-ages audience...
For those that remember the first X-Fest back in 1997, I think I can say that one band in particular owned the stage that day. They had just recently released their first album, and even though we'd been banging their song 'Black' on the radio, they were relatively unknown...
I was just going about my show like normal tonight, when I randomly get a text from Digital Summer's Jon Stephenson. "Hey, what are you doing?" "I'm doing my radio show. What you doing?"
About 5 minutes later I hear a knocking at my window and damn if it isn't Digital Summer!
By now, if you spend any time at all listening to 99X, you're familiar with the band Digital Summer and their songs "Forget You" and "Just Run". You're probably even more familiar with Digital Summer's guitarist Jon Stephenson. Jon is a Shreveport native that honed his chops with local band (Lafayette/Shreveport) Karma Protocol...
Digital Summer is one win shy of the Rock Cock Hall of Fame and a spot in our regular rotation. But, before they get there, they have one last challenge from hard rock supergroup Dark New Day (featuring both Lowery brothers). Who wins it is all up to you. Get your votes in after the jump.
Digital Summer are just two wins shy of the Rock Cock Hall of Fame and a spot in our regular rotation. However, standing in their way tonight is legendary pop punk trio, Green Day. Check out both tunes and tell us who wins it. Get your votes in after the jump!