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...]

Interview with Bryan Deister

I’m really taken by your album, Spines of the Heart. I’m looking forward to finding out more about you and your music. Where are you at the moment and how are you doing? I’m in Boston attending the Berklee College of Music and am doing fine, thanks for asking. Spines of the Heart was released this past December and it’s rife with atmospheric, … [Read more...]

Interview with Joseph Sant

Brookyln-based dream-pop singer-songwriter Joseph Sant graciously replied to the following interview questions a week before the release of his project’s debut EP, Sea White Salt, on January 14th. It’s so good to catch up with you right before the release of your debut EP, Sea White Salt. How are you doing and how are last-minute preparations … [Read more...]

Interview with Scott Schaafsma (Kerosene Stars)

Hello Scott. It’s good to touch base with you about your band, Kerosene Stars, and your latest EP, Burn The Evidence, which is coming out this month. How are all the preparations going for the EP’s release? Hey - thanks for having us. We are running around trying to get all the promo and such in place in order to ensure we have a good turnout … [Read more...]

Interview with Louise Le May

Imagine a world in which Kate Bush had arrived as a fully-fledged grown-up. Okay, very much said in context, that. I mean, without all the embarrassing spandex clad hippy dance moves and a tad less of the middle-class twirly-girl precocity. Just the imaginative sweep, the melodic sensibility and the wonderful compositional talent, instead. Well, … [Read more...]