Dead Selves and the Intense Backstory of Writing “Ridgeview”
The Atlanta rock band's frontman Zack Fowler shares how a botched New Year's Eve inspired the song, on a new episode of Get Involved.
Artist Interview: Onelinedrawing
We caught up with Onelinedrawing, aka Jonah Matranga, to discuss his new LP 'Tenderwild,' his thirty-year history in the music scene, and the power of collaboration.
Video Interview: Liquid Playboys Turns a Bus Crash Into A Musical Boon
Berlin-based musician José Díaz Rohena, aka Liquid Playboys, guests on a new episode of our music talk show Get Involved.
Interview and Video Premiere: Probleman
Probleman is a sort of supergroup in the Norwegian emo...
Artist Interview: Kevin Klein of Valleyheart
On 'Heal My Head,' Valleyheart makes an entire record out of the moment before climax. Frontman Kevin Klein speaks with The Alternative about his band's sophomore LP, out June 3 on Tooth and Nail.
Video Interview: The Pile Talk Slap Bass and Shakespeare
The cross-country musical duo The Pile talk about how a misheard line from a play and a taste for slap bass combined to influence their two-part single "The Crab."
Artist Interview: Erik Garlington of Proper.
Forget anything you know about Proper. They’re not that band...
Artist Interview: Bread Pilot
When Double Double Whammy signs a band, The Alternative listens–they’ve...
Artist Interview: Brian McTernan of Be Well
Brian McTernan of Be Well discusses his career in production and his band's new EP 'Hello Sun'
Track by Track: Safari Room – ‘Complex House Plants’
Nashville chamber pop trio Safari Room breaks down every song on their new LP 'Complex House Plants'
Video Interview: Maneka Has Clear Eyes, A Full Heart, and Can’t Lose
Talking between-show banter and Friday Night Lights with experimental rocker Devin McKnight.
Track by Track: Sister Ray – ‘Communion’
Communion shares much in common with the work of Big Thief–Ella...