All posts tagged: interview

Hot Flash Heat Wave Runs Deep

It’s a Saturday night at the House of Blues in beautiful Downtown San Diego, as I had the chance to talk to a couple of band members from the San Fran rock band, Hot Flash Heat Wave. I quickly gathered that this group clearly has some kind of dynamic as one, must be because of the fact that the whole crew is a pack of Aries. “We’re allergic to boredom”, they say as they try to explain their creativity.

"I've Seen the Sasquatch" – An Interview with Leisure Club

I had the opportunity to do an interview with Vancouver based indie-pop band Leisure Club. Their inclination towards catchy guitar riffs and mellifluous melodies will have you hooked after the first song. First of all, on the record, can you just go through and tell us the names of each member of the band, what they play, and an interesting fact that maybe a lot of people don’t know. Rob – Bass, “I once tied the course record for hole-in-ones (8) at Giggle Ridge, a highly reputable mini-golf establishment just outside of Vancouver.” Graham – Guitar, “I’ve seen the Sasquatch.” Sean – Keyboard, “I thought I saw a Sasquatch once but it was actually my neighbor. I was probably 7 or 8 and it really scared me.” Daniel – Drums,  “Once busking on the sidewalk in Magrathea waiting for the answer to the ultimate question of all time, I got lured to join a band, I left and still got the answer: 42.”   Jamie – Vocals, “I’m clearly the only person in this band …

"Synth-Pop Not Synth-Pop"- An Interview with Garden City Movement

Just recently we were given the opportunity to interview, Garden City Movement over email. The Tel Aviv based group consisting of Roy Avital, Yoav Saar, and Johnny Sharoni made their initial debut in 2013 with the release of their single ‘Move On’. The trio are now shaking up the music world with their own ethereal take on electro-pop and R&B in their soon to be released album “Apollonia”. We were able to go into depth on their dream collaborations, thoughts on the digital age, and advice for new artists. Read on to hear each member’s unique opinion.

OW OW OW – An Interview with Ari Bowe from Spud Cannon

Bringing to you their sweet riffs, nostalgic tunes, and much more is the sloppy kiss rock band from New York, “Spud Cannon”! The band consists of Margret Matthews on vocals, Jackson Lewis on the guitar, Ariana (Ari) Bowe on the keyboard, Lucy Horgan on the bass, and Sam Saias on the drums. In this interview, I was given the pleasure to communicate with the keyboardist Ari Bowe and talk how the band came to be, the creative process, favorite tunes of the LP & much more. Go on and read to learn more about New York’s very own Spud Cannon!    

A "Lovely" Interview with Aira

Upon first listen, Aira caught my attention with her sweet voice and catchy beats, and she is sure to do the same to you. Listen to her sing about things we have all experienced, while somehow making them sound fresh and new. Read on to hear about how she got started, her biggest inspirations, and appreciating the little things.

"We All Live in a Bright Yellow House" – An Interview with Sure Sure

Currently touring with the boys of Hippo Campus, the rising indie rock group, Sure Sure, took some time to chat with us via email. These artists-to-watch have surely been making a name for themselves in music since they first began in Los Angeles, California in 2014. Keep reading to learn more about how they first began, what tour’s been like, and their bright yellow house-turned-studio with a landline telephone in East LA. Their American Dream.