Former frontman of The Holidays (who was also featured in the May 2011 issue) Mini Mendez has recently released new material. His band The Glimmer Stars has released a digital three song ep called Lay The Real Thing On Me. It can be found at most digital outlets (iTunes, eMusic, Amazon, etc). Mini has also released more solo material on his BandCamp page – including the single “Kay Lenz” and the five song ep Shine Baby Shine. all three releases are catchy and cheap – so be sure to grab a copy.