Interview: Stickup Kid talk catalog gaps, making music at their own pace, and their upcoming record
Pop-punk band Stickup Kid were buzzing during the early 2010's and then disappeared. Now they're back with a new record, and our contributor Luciano Ferrara caught up with them to hear their story.
Track Premiere: Ogikubo Station – “We Can Pretend Like”
Ogikubo Station is the project of Mike Park (Asian Man Records) and Maura Weaver (Mixtapes). Read our thorough interview with Park below and listen to our premiere of the latest Ogikubo Station track.
Interview: Ovlov Discuss ‘Tru’, Influences, and Future Plans
Henderson spoke with vocalist, songwriter and guitarist of Ovlov, Steve Hartlett, about the band's return from their hiatus, their new album 'Tru', and their plans for a full US tour and even more records in the near future.
Interview: Arms Akimbo Discuss “Devil” and the LA Scene
Arms Akimbo recently released the single "Devil". Lead singer and guitarist Christopher Kalil talked to us about what inspired the song, the band's upcoming plans and more.
Interview: The Interrupters talk community, collaborating with Rancid, the importance of political songs
Rancid-cosigned ska band The Interrupters spoke to Scott Fugger about their new album, the ska community, and their live reception.
Interview: ManDancing Discuss ‘Hands on 3’
ManDancing, is about to release their forthcoming EP, 'Hands on 3'. Vocalist and guitarist, Stephen G Kelly, took some time to discuss the EP, the band’s career, and the pivotal moment when they felt like they were finally “doing it”.
Album Premiere & Interview: Dollar Signs Breakdown Their New LP ‘This Will Haunt Me’
Dollar Signs are set to release their 2nd LP, 'This Will Haunt Me' this Friday. Vocalists, Dylan Wachman and Erik Button, took some time to talk about the contents of the album at greater length. Enjoy an exclusive stream of the album along with an interview, and a track by track breakdown.
Interview: Save Face Discusses Upcoming Visual Album
Luciano spoke with Tyler Povanda of Save Face about their upcoming album, Merci, on Epitaph Records, and the creative process that went behind adapting it's narrative to a sonic medium, and then further to a visual representation in the form of a 14 video visual album.
An Interview with Donovan Melero of Hail The Sun
Sean spoke with Donovan Melero of Hail The Sun discussing "Mental Knife," and staying focused while constantly creating.
Interview: Luv Dot Gov Discuss Their New LP
Sarah Knoll spoke with local NYC self-defined power-pop band LUV DOT GOV. They just released an album, 'At Least We’ve Got This Madness' on Drink More Records. The band discussed their influences, the music scene in NYC, and their musical origins.
Interview: Derek Ted Discusses ‘Hourglass Sand’
Indie-folk artist, Derek Ted, recently released his latest EP, 'Hourglass Sand', and took some time to elaborate on the recording process, his influences, and finding himself in Los Angeles.
Interview: Sam Kless of Just Friends Discusses Their New LP ‘Nothing But Love’
Sam Kless, vocalist, songwriter and hypeman, of Just Friends discusses recording their new album and coming up with their genre-blending sound, but also his work on the new Graduating Life album, and his recent album with Snooze.