Interview with Tim & Puma Mimi

Tim and Puma Mimi of the Swiss-Japanese electronic pop duo Tim & Puma Mimi are readying for the release of their latest album, Der Die Das, on January 27th via Mouthwatering Records. Lead single “Dupi Dough”, out December 2nd, is a special present, a song created as part of the soundtrack to an award-winning animated short film titled Ivan’s … [Read more...]

Interview with Lapcat

Hello Cate, Jonas, and Hans!  Let’s jump straight into it.  Why did you decide to cover the classic “Roads” by Portishead?  Cate: Well, we all do like this band very much, but to be honest, it was just an accident… One of those things that just came together. Jonas: First of all, we never dreamt of actually covering Portishead. Truth is, it … [Read more...]

Interview with TRUE

Hello Dani and Rico!  It’s so good to have the chance to touch base with you about your enticing and lively synth-pop/electronic music and upcoming debut album, Wrapped In Air, which will be delivered September 23rd on Mouthwatering Records.  How would you describe your sound? Dani: Our sound is like the crackle in the air when two people meet. … [Read more...]

Interview with Vibrissae

Portland, Oregon-based Vibrissae is slated to release its enchanting debut album Somewhere Away in August via Vipchoyo Sound Factory.  On the full-length, Vibrissae offers up a sonically accomplished and stylistically varied batch of songs that meld or alternate between electronic and synth-based sounds and guitar-driven shoegaze.  Band members … [Read more...]

Interview with Beauty In The Breakdown

L.A.-based electro-pop outfit Beauty In The Breakdown is on the way to breaking out big-time with the release of its debut EP, Neon.  The act is led by energetic and enthralling frontwoman Chastity Ashley (vocals, percussion) who is joined by Ian Alexander (guitar), Alexandria Reyes (bass), and Tim “Sonix” Rouse (keyboards, synths).  Ashley is a … [Read more...]

Interview with Totemic

Hello Doug!  It’s so great to touch base with you about your fantastic drum & bass-driven Falling EP which recently dropped.  You’re a man of many talents – DJ, producer, music artist – and you specialize in violin, which you incorporate into the drum & bass mix.  How would you describe the sound or style of your new EP? I would describe … [Read more...]

Interview with Dizz1

Melbourne, Australia-based turntablist, producer, drummer, and teacher Dave Norris is known in the electronica genre as Dizz1 and he collaborated with an international cast of artists for the music project SoundLab.  The creation of material for this project took place at a tiny eco-resort about an hour away from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and the aim … [Read more...]

Interview with Wonky Tonk

Hello Wonky Tonk!  Wow, I love your wild moniker and you’re self-proclaimed 'punk cowgirl' spirit and image, but I don’t know if I should be addressing you as Wonky Tonk or your given name Jasmine Poole.  You have a fresh single out titled “Bulleit” which is actually a slower-paced, more introspective number for you – and it’s not off of your debut … [Read more...]

Interview with Martin Tillman

Hello Martin!  I’m really excited to connect with you about your new album Superhuman and about your long and storied career as a world-renowned cellist and film soundtrack composer and performer.  You’ve accomplished so much so far in your musical journey, with over 77 film soundtrack credits to your name, a run of solo albums, compositions for TV … [Read more...]

Interview with Flaunt

Heya Justin and Joseph!  It’s so cool to catch up with you during this exciting time with the ‘it-just-happened’ release of your new album Rave Noir.  It’s an ambitious and accomplished album that spans 18 tracks of disparate music genres – and you’re also in the midst of releasing an accompanying video for each song.  How is the whole process … [Read more...]