Category: Interviews

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Jeff Hobbs

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: Ardmore, Oklahoma Members and instruments: Jeff Hobbs, guitar/vocals Brad Sosebee, keyboards/vocals Walton McMurry,…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Mary Bragg

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: Nashville, TN (but my home-hometown is Swainsboro, GA) Members and Instruments: I play…

The Bombpops: Good Things Come To Those Who Wait

No need to rush a good thing. Southern California band The Bombpops formed in 2007, but it’s taken almost a decade for the foursome to put out their first full length album. So why the wait? “It might seem like…

The Upper Crust: Start As A Joke, End Up Relevant As Ever

Interview & Photos by Sluggo Cawley of the Grannies It is New Year’s Eve at the TD Garden (formerly the Fleet Center and before that The Boston Garden) in Boston MA, home of both the Boston Celtics and the Boston…

Totally Crushing On Anna Waronker and That Dog

Los Angeles-based alternative rock group That Dog came to prominence in the early 1990s behind a string of 7-inch releases which led to the band signing to DGC Records and their self-titled debut in 1994. With a punk power pop…

Craig Finn: Just Trying To Get Through

Given the current political climate, it would be easy to assume Craig Finn was thinking of a Post-Trump world when he named his latest record ‘We All Want The Same Things.’ “The title actually came from one of the songs,…

PLS PLS: The Bark & the Bite

In one-way or another, Dan Dixon has earned a lot of ink in Innocent Words. Whether it was in our infancy as a print magazine where we gushed over Dixon’s band Dropsonic or covered bands he has produced in his…

Loose Tooth: Big Day Out

L Larissa Sapko had a short to-do list after moving to Philadelphia. Up high on that list? Start a band. She can certainly check that one off as Loose Tooth is about to turn in their latest effort, ‘Big Day,’…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Bari Leigh

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: Darnestown, Maryland, and proud of it. Members and Instruments: Bari Leigh for solo…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with David & Nick from Black Oxygen

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: Kansas City Instruments you play: David – Vocals, Guitars, Lead Guitars, Bass, Songwriting!…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Essence

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: San Francisco Instruments you play: Guitar, banjo, ukulele. On the horizon: I want…