Category: Interviews

The Shook Twins: Heading Back To Vashon Island

The Shook Twins have been praised in USA Today, celebrated by New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman, and saluted by music peers Laura Veirs, Langhorne Slim and Mason Jennings. Identical twins, Katelyn and Laurie Shook, along with Niko Daoussis,…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with New Orleans Suspects

TEN: Starting in 2013, each Friday, Innocent Words started shining the spotlight directly on up and coming artists/bands with 10 questions we like to call IW10. Hometown: New Orleans Members and Instruments: Jake Eckert: guitar, vocal “Mean” Willie Green: drums…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Auburn Road

TEN: Starting in 2013, each Friday, Innocent Words started shining the spotlight directly on up and coming artists/bands with 10 questions we like to call IW10.  Hometown: Alicia Paulson (18 years old)- Elk Grove, California Paxton Martin (17 years old)–…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Enola Fall

TEN: Starting in 2013, each Friday, Innocent Words started shining the spotlight directly on up and coming artists/bands with 10 questions we like to call IW10. Hometown: Hobart, Tasmania Members and Instruments: Joe Nuttall (Vox, Guitar, Synth, Mandolin/Banjo) Mark Woodward…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with So Cow

TEN: Starting in 2013, each Friday, Innocent Words started shining the spotlight directly on up and coming artists/bands with 10 questions we like to call IW10. Hometown? Currently Spiddal, County Galway, but originally a place called Tuam. Neither of which…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with The Lovely Days

TEN: Starting in 2013, each Friday, Innocent Words started shining the spotlight directly on up and coming artists/bands with 10 questions we like to call IW10. Hometown: Byron Bay Via Melbourne, Australia Members and Instruments: Tennyson Nobel (Vocals, Keys, Guitar)…

The Connells’ Doug MacMillan: Down the Rabbit Hole

If you enjoyed college radio from the mid-80s to the mid-90s, there’s a good chance you were a fan of the Connells. Hailing from Raleigh, North Carolina, this guitar-based, melodic/power pop group was unique. Theirs was a new take on…

Honeyblood: Chaotic Empowerment on ‘Babes Never Die’

Two years ago Glaswegian duo Honeyblood made a strong impression on American indie fans with their self-titled noise pop debut album. Still fairly young as a band at just four-years-old, Honeyblood’s Stina Marie Claire Tweeddale (guitar, vocals) and Shona McVicar…

Logan Lynn: Modern Day Gene Kelly

It’s been four years since Portland’s Logan Lynn last put out a full length. And despite coming out with a wildly popular Miley Cyrus cover in 2013, his latest record is aligned much closer to ’90s college radio rock and…

Pansy Division: Still Witty After All These Years

The world has changed a lot since Pansy Division first got together in 1991. Music trends have come and long since been forgotten, labels have started, thrived and imploded, and all the while Pansy Division has continued to churn out…

toyGuitar: Clean Up After The Mess

Prior to launching toyGuitar, Jack Dalrymple had already built up a fair amount of punk rock credibility thanks to his time with One Man Army, The Re-Volts, and Dead To Me. Adding in guitarist Miles Peck (Swingin’ Utters), bassist Paul…

The Vapors: Blast from the One Hit Wonder Past

On April 30, 2016, original members of The Vapors Dave Fenton, Ed Bazalgette and Steve Smith appeared on stage together in Putney, England and played their biggest hit “Turning Japanese” with a guest drummer. It was the first time in…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Brett Wiscons

TEN: Starting in 2013, each Friday, Innocent Words started shining the spotlight directly on up and coming artists/bands with 10 questions we like to call IW10. Hometown: Plymouth, IN, via Chicago Members and Instruments: Brett Wiscons – guitar, vocals Short…