"...8pm, Speakeasy The cultural dialogue around Israel remains dark and sobering, so we should be blessed to have bands like Terry Poison to prove that not everything has to be so ugly and complicated. A trio of fashion-forward kids from Tel Aviv playing bubblegum electro-pop that seems genetically engineered to reassure us all that everything's going to be okay. Luke Winkie Underbaby..."
"...The quartet's debut, Dream State, lacks a certain spark, sounding too mechanical and precise – in short, like every other act aspiring to Warped Tour inclusion. That's a shame given the band's promising dual-guitar dynamic and the ambition exerted in six-minute closer "Faux." Motel AvivPost Modern Nation..."
"...Motel Aviv, “The Unknown” One of OTR's Top Ten Locals to Watch in 2011, Motel Aviv just dropped its debut single and this accompanying video, directed by James Webb...."
"...It might have been New Year's Day, but Motel Aviv flashed back to the 1980s, turning Beauty Bar into a convincing metro-rave that called to mind the early post-punk energy of U2 and the Smiths. Call it Neo-Romanticism..."
"...Night Drive8pm, Icenhauer's Austin/Houston duo Night Drive brings soaring rock to its synth-pop, hardly unsurprising given singer Rodney Connell's former membership in the Eighties Brit-guitar-loving Motel Aviv. He and Brandon Duhon bonded over grief from a mutual girlfriend's demise, and have since played ACL Fest, opened for Chvrches, remixed Arcade Fire, and issued the EP Position 1. – Michael Toland..."
"...Yup. It's the hottest ticket of the season, with a lineup that sizzles: Courtney Sanchez, DJ Roland Belmares, MoTel Aviv, and that man among bears, Nakia..."
"...Kydd Jones, Motel Aviv, Crooks, Zlam Dunk, Intimate Stranger, the Trishas, OBN III's, Eagle Claw, Black Books, Shells Playing the Odds..."
"...Sat, Jan 9: -ATTAK (iN)FORMATION, Tia Carrera, Broken Gold, This Horn of Afrika, Zorch at Emo's -Haunting Oboe Music, Watch Out for Rockets, We Aim To Try at Club de Ville -The Bright Light Social Hour, The Frontier Brothers, MoTel Aviv, Detybird, DJ Billy Q at The Parish..."
"...Ninet (Tel Aviv, Israel)..."
"...Tesha (Tel Aviv, Israel)..."
"...Jewish Monkeys (Tel Aviv, Israel)..."
"...Garden City Movement (Tel Aviv, Israel)..."
"...Like Mr. Pineo, I also am very familiar with the play, and have seen it many times in different countries (apart from studying it and seeing student productions while I was a theatre major at Tel Aviv University and Rutgers State University)...."