PVRIS

#355 – February 2018

Lynn Gunn of PVRIS gets comfy in her head; Senses Fail’s Buddy Nielsen sees the light; Every Time I Die’s Keith Buckley gets topical; and your favorite bands speak their truth In A Couple Of Words

PVRIS
Lynn Gunn got caught up in the whirlwind of being in a successful band, and it almost carried her far and away from her goals. Now she’s sharing her travails and breakthroughs before PVRIS’ impending headline U.S. tour.

10 ESSENTIAL
People you never want to date. Trust us.

ALBUM ANATOMY
Behind the making of Of Mice & Men’s Defy.

12 BANDS
The new, cool blips on our rock radar.

IT GOT BETTER
Landon Tewers of THE PLOT IN YOU chronicles his quest for bettering himself.

10 TOPICS
Keith Buckley of EVERY TIME I DIE ponders unhealthy, good choices; small talk with diner employees; the end of Warped; and the most rock thing he ever witnessed.

SPEAK LOW IF YU SPEAK LOVE
The solo vehicle for State Champs’ Ryan Scott Graham has traversed the realm of music to wander into photography and creative writing.

SENSES FAIL
Buddy Nielsen was an outspoken, shoot-from-the-hip mover and shaker in the early days of 21st century emo. Now he’s replacing bad memories and bad choices with all the light he can find.

A COUPLE OF WORDS (IF YOU DON’T MIND)
We paired some crucial quotes about determination, introspection and inspiration to photos of the rockers who said them. Your personal spaces will be much more vibrant, both visually and psychically, with words and images of TWENTY ONE PILOTS, THE 1975, PARAMORE, PANIC! AT THE DISCO, HENRY ROLLINS and many more…

Cover photo:
GISELLE DIAS