Interview with Fear Factory: Scary Good

Contrary to the glamorous scenes from Hollywood depicting the wonders of touring, it’s not all that easy. Depending on the set-up, it’s not too often to hear that some bands can go days without a hot shower. Then again, with the aid of a stellar tour bus, it’s gotten a …

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The Man Behind The Music: An Interview with Citizen Cope

Clarence Greenwood, more popularly known as Citizen Cope, is one of those rare, successful musicians who somehow escapes the nauseating overexposure which accompanies many of today’s pop artists. Because he doesn’t give many interviews or share personal information on social media, Citizen Cope maintains an air of mystery. In a …

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The Language Of Lettuce: An Interview with Adam “Shmeeans” Smirnoff

Brooklyn-based funk band Lettuce was so named by a close friend who heard the group say “let us play” with such frequency and earnestness that it became a sort of instant history. Two years prior in 1992, the rambunctious teenage septet would cross out other students’ reservations for the jam …

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An Interview with Cecilia Peck: The ‘Brave Miss World’ Interview

Cecilia Peck directed and produced, with Barbara Kopple, the documentary “Shut Up & Sing”, which chronicled the political backlash against and artistic triumph of the Dixie Chicks following their “comment” just prior to the invasion of Iraq. The film, shortlisted for the 2007 Academy Awards, was awarded Best Documentary by

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The Beast Is Back: An Interview with Iron Maiden

It takes a lot to slow Iron Maiden down.

The legendary heavy metal group, more of an institution than a band at this point, has weathered much since releasing its debut album 36 years ago, including the changing of band members, evolving music industry tastes, even singer Bruce Dickinson’s cancer …

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An Interview with Disturbed: Burn, Baby, Burn

Fire, lights, and good music—what more can you ask for? From passionate, original songs to covers of longtime favorites, the members of Disturbed are rearing to go this spring. Deep, velvety vocals radiate from speakers as they pair up with gentle piano notes as they waltz together through hardcore audiences. …

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An Interview with The Falcon: Gather Up The Chaps

This spring, Chicago-based supergroup The Falcon will be making their return to celebrate the release of their first studio effort in over a decade, Gather Up The Chaps. For those who may not be too familiar with The Falcon, Gather Up The Chaps is a record that you should …

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An Interview with One-Eyed Doll: Be Their Friend!

Everything about One-Eyed Doll screams “passion.” From their music to merch, every fan out there can have a little piece of the spunky singer/songwriter, Kimberly Freeman. Who needs pyrotechnics when you have Kimberly’s energy explode on stage? With her lengthy pigtails flailing around like whips, it’s hard to believe she …

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An Interview with Gin War: Communication Breakdown

Hailing from LBI, Gin War is an up-and-coming indie rock band that has a big year ahead of them. They’re touring with Man Overboard in the spring and Modern Lives at the beginning of the summer. They also plan on recording and releasing new music at some point as well. …

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The Raven Age: Dawn Of The Raven

The Raven Age is creating quite a buzz in the metal community.

After its self-titled 2014 EP performed well on the Amazon.com charts, the UK-based band has been touring hard in Europe, including opening slots for Mastodon and Gojira.

The group, which purveys a heavy, modern metal sound with melodic …

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