Welcome to Read Between the Grooves - home to reviews written by a fan, for the fans.
Started by Karissa Vassallo in 2012, Read Between The Grooves became one girl's way to get her foot into a very competitive industry. Starting with album and single reviews and album reviews, the website later evolved to live reviews, interviews and concert photography. All content, unless otherwise stated, featured on this website are property of Read Between The Grooves and Karissa Vassallo.
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Author Archives: Karissa Vassallo
Last week, we had a long time friend of LNS come feature for us – Chris Sannino of The Impressionists (formerly of Kevin & The Shapes) came to perform a special acoustic set. What made it an extra special night … Continue reading
The first of the Late Night Local Shots series starts with Drexel University’s Late Night Series, featuring NJ’s own 18th & Addison. Late Night Series is a free open mic night at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. LNS showcases some of the … Continue reading
It’s a new year and that means it’s time for some new features! After a pretty lengthy hiatus, we are ready to get back into the swing of things. I am announcing a new photo project for Read Between The … Continue reading
Overall, Escape the Fate have had a career filled with ups and downs. The band has had enough lineup changes to rival Guns N Roses, and have still managed to tour and release albums consistently. The day had just started … Continue reading
Here in New Jersey, we’ve been pretty lucky this summer. The weather has been phenominal – nothing more than a couple of low 80 degree days that made this summer very relaxing and refreshing. Of course, the one day when … Continue reading
It’s the beginning of May – it’s a rough sell for tickets to a rock show on a Tuesday night. Philadelphia college students are packing their bags to head home for the summer, high school students are preparing for finals … Continue reading
On October 29, 2012, Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc throughout the Mid-Atlantic coast. One of the worst hit areas was Sayreville, NJ – where hundreds of homes were destroyed by the surge of the Raritan River. One of the most devastating … Continue reading
For the last few years, Orianthi has been on two world tours with legendary hard rocker, Alice Cooper. Instead of playing sold-out arenas across the globe, Orianthi showcased some of her unique solo material to Webster Hall’s Marlin Room for … Continue reading