Pushing any kind of artistic endeavor through to the finish line is a process destined to involve evolution. Practically no book, drawing, film, album, Play-Doh sculpture, or whatever comes through looking exactly the way its creator originally envisioned it. If Scott Martin wasn't already aware of this reality, he experienced it firsthand as his band, Boyfrndz, came together in 2011. Initially, Martin imagined the outfit as "a weirdo punk-type band" — think aggressive instrumentals and melodic vocals — inspired by the likes of underground stalwarts Fugazi and the chaotic Tera Melos side project Bygones. "Those kinds of things together is what I wanted to do. I was way off," the guitarist/vocalist, 28,... More >>>