Interview Mastadon

Interview: Mastadon

“Right now I need to get away from it,” says an exhausted Brann Dailor. Brann is exhausted because his band, Mastadon, is currently in the studio recording the follow-up to “Remission”, which was...
Interview Chk Chk Chk

Interview: Chk Chk Chk

Imagine a world where disco doesn't suck and indie rockers went to shows to dance. This is the world of Chk Chk Chk. The seven-piece band form New York City comprised of Mario Andreoni (Guitars, bass,...
Interview Camera Obscura

Interview: Camera Obscura

It was unusually packed for a Monday night gig at San Diego’s intimate venue The Casbah. It did seem fitting however that there was a lot of people there, because this night would be the highly...
Interview Audio Learning Center

Interview: Audio Learning Center

When I first checked myself into the Audio Learning Center I knew I would come out a better person. I had struggled with my RATT and Quiet Riot addiction for years before my best friend (we’ll call him...
Interview An Albatross

Interview: An Albatross

As I approached the band at the merchandise table, Eddie had a sword. He was in the process of cutting locks of hair from the heads of each of the members of the band and the roadies. He told me they were...
Kottonmouth Kings interview

Interview: Kottonmouth Kings

Musically, nobody has done more for the legalization movement than California's own Kottonmouth Kings. For nearly ten years now the Kings have been speaking out about legalizing the plant, personal freedom...
Tiger Army interview

Interview: Tiger Army

Hailing from the nocturnal underground sound of pyschobilly, there comes Tiger Army (TA). Fronted by Nick 13, it is a trio mixed with mystery, passion, and a dedication to this thing called psychobilly....
Nick Swardson Interview

Interview: Nick Swardson

After catching his hilarious half hour stand-up debut on Comedy Central, I decided to pick up a phone and track down Nick Swardson. Turns out, he's not that difficult to find, and we settled on an...
Thrice Interview

Interview: Thrice

Hailing from the cultural wasteland of Southern California, a foursome of young men (Dustin Kensrue, Eddie and Riley Breckenridge, and Teppei Teranishi) known as Thrice combine just about every category...
Pig Destroyer interview

Interview: Pig Destroyer

It is probably close to 11:30 at night. I am standing outside 924 Gilman Street in Berkeley, CA. The surroundings of the club are sparse and industrial, though just miles away is one of the most prominent...