The New Noise blends sophisticated and catchy guitar riffs with deeply personal lyrical content. The New Noise formed in Boston in 2022 with Jeff St. Germain on lead vocals/rhythm guitar, Matt Gentle on lead guitar/backing vocals, Ian Downie on bass, and Bob Judge on drums/synth. File under indie/emo/guitar pop.
Mallcops have been a band for almost 8 years. They have played all over New England from bars and basements to Brighton Music Hall and The Sinclair. They've toured the US three times, toured Canada, and won 2 Boston Music Awards including Punk Band of the Year 2021.