Category: Interviews

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 Rudy De Anda

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: Watts, Eastside Long Beach Members and Instruments: Rudy De Anda: vocals, guitar J.P….

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…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Thor Harris and Friends

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: LaPorte, Texas Members and Instruments: Peggy Ghorbani (marimba) Sarah “Goat” Gautier (marimba, vibes,…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Ryan White of Chick Quest

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: Vienna, Austria Members and Instruments: Ryan White (vocals/guitar) Iris Rauh (drums) Magdalena Kraev…

Heidi Lynne Gluck: Freedom Writer On Pony Show

Heidi Lynne Gluck is a Canadian-born, Kansas City native who has built an impressive resume as a studio/session musician playing on albums by Matt Pryor, Gentleman Caller, Lily & Madeleine, Margot & The Nuclear So and Sos, and Berwanger to…

The Bar Stool Preachers: Blatant Propaganda

From “God Save the Queen” to Rock Against Racism, punk rock was born out of politics. In the decades since the late ’70s/early ’80s though punk for many has morphed from railing against Thatcher and Reagan to singing about farts…