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Interviews

Chomping at the Bit | The Interrogation [Musician Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? TT: Hi, my name Thom Turner and I am the bandleader/songwritier/guitarist of The Interrogation. My love of music came from my parents. I do not have a memory with them that was not full of music. I became utterly fascinated by all of it. As soon as I could […]

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Just a Brain Inside a Cookie | Lunar [Musician Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? ALEX BOSSON: I think it was more of music as a whole that inspired me to get into making music. There wasn’t one particular artist at the beginning that made me think: “I want to be like them.” I more so was just impressed with everything I was hearing […]

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Album Reviews

‘Open Up Your Head’ by Sea Girls [Album Review]

Sea Girls is one of those bands that I found one song from and it was such a bop and I went back to it so much that I thought I would go and see what other music they had. At the time the only other stuff they had were EPs. I listened to the […]

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Music to Purge the Voices | Little King [Musician Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? Good morning! Thanks for the chat… I always point to the members of the group Rush as primary influences in my formative years as a music fan and then as a writer. Neil Peart is certainly among the greatest musicians of the last 100 years, as his approach to […]

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Track Reviews

‘Drifting’ by Good Kid [Song Review]

I was lucky enough to do an interview with Good Kid where they talk about this song being released and meaningless talents and lot of other stuff so if you want to learn more about the band you can go check that out! Playing with Words I want to start by talking about the lyrics […]

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New Releases

‘Dream Song’ by Stone Sea [New Release (Music Video)]

Stone Sea Bio (From the Band) Stone Sea is a groovy alternative rock band that blends elements of stoner and world music into their sound. Formed in Brazil in 2014 by vocalist and guitarist Elvis Suhadolnik Bonesso, the band recorded their debut album ‘Origins’. Shortly after, Elvis moved to Ireland, where Stone Sea became a […]

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Lists

4 Underground Bands Like The 1975

I don’t think it’s a secret that I LOVE The 1975–even if my thoughts on their last album were less than flattering–but I also recently discovered that I was an impressive collection of lesser-known bands’ music.  Something around 150 bands… So what better way to share in my obsession–er, passion–than to put together a list of […]

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New Releases

‘USURPER’ by River of Souls [New Release]

Doomed Heavy Death band RIVER OF SOULS released their 2nd full length album called “USURPER” on May 15, 2020. The eight tracks on “USURPER” continue the musical journey which started with the critically acclaimed debut album “The Well of Urd” (2017), followed by the EP “The Nihilist” (2018) and the single “Prometheus Unbound” (2019). Listeners […]

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Interviews

Temperamental Old Friend the Acoustic Guitar | Liam Naughton & The Educators [Musician Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? Musically, my get-off-my-arse moment was when Danny Byrne hit the play button on Harvest Moon in the background at work. When it finished I asked, “Can you play that again?”. I thought it was brilliant, the way Neil Young put down his lyrics. After years of bull sh–ing myself, […]

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Interviews

Singing into a Tennis Racket | Mark Nelson [Musician Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? My influences are wide and varied. The Beatles influenced me enormously and from an early age, as did The Who, The Kinks and late 60’s pop and rock and psychedelia. As a three-year-old I used to wonder around singing into a tennis racket pretending to be on top of […]