Tag Archives: Interviews

an interview w/ Dave Witte on post-Burnt By The Sun project River Black (and 2 upcoming shows)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The renowned drummer speaks with us about River Black, Burnt By the Sun, Brain Tentacles, Municipal Waste, and more. You can also catch River Black at two upcoming shows.

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Jo Firestone talks new comedy LP, the return of her podcast, Will Butler & more in BV interview

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In the year since Jo Firestone last hosted her fantastically silly podcast Dr. Gameshow, she has accomplished what most comedians aspire to — a spot on the Just For Laughs New Faces showcase, a writing position on The Tonight Show, and an upcoming Comedy Central half hour special…

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BV interview w/ Chris Gethard: “In the end I always ask myself — what would Jeff Rosenstock do?”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“At the end of the day, I am still obsessed with doing this television show. I won’t walk away from it until it is dead. It’s come close to dying so many times, but it just refuses to go away. I’m proud of that.” The new season of ‘The Chris Gethard Show’ debuts August 3.

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GUEST INTERVIEW | Mathias

Source: Blisspop » DC Music

DC’s Ayes Cold interviewed Mathias for the fifth chapter of our Blisspop Guest Interview series. Ayes Cold asks Mathias about his DJ name, where he’s from, and how long he’s DJ’ed for in addition questions about the past, present, and future of the DC music scene. Mathias also offers several “top 5” lists at the end of

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Dive Bar Wisdom with A Place to Bury Strangers

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

For this edition of ‘Dive Bar Wisdom‘ we caught up with A Place to Bury Strangers while they were out on the road, to talk about future plans, post Death By Audio life, and some of their favorite places in NYC

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Mac DeMarco talks flying, moms, moving to California & more in BV interview

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Mac’s old friend Mikey Rishwain Bernard also asks him about poop… Read on for all the juicy details and catch Mac on tour and at Governors Ball and Lollapalooza.

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Dive Bar Wisdom with Nicole Atkins (who released a new song)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

For the third edition of ‘Dive Bar Wisdom‘ we talked to Nicole Atkins to talk about her influences, her grandparents, and some of her favorite places to go in NYC. New album info and songs here too…

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Saint Etienne’s Bob Stanley talks new LP, Kane West remix, tour & more in BV interview

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Saint Etienne are gearing up to release Home Counties, the UK trio’s ninth album and first in five years…

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FEATURE | BLOOD FRENZY

Source: Blisspop » DC Music

In 2017, starting a record label is easy. With a few keystrokes you can have a presence on Soundcloud or Bandcamp. What is much more atypical in 2017 is starting a record label that presses records. Mastering, plating, and pressing vinyl, upfront costs, and the time it takes to put a physical release together requires

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‘Master of None’ music supervisor Zach Cowie talks Season 2 soundtrack & more in BV interview

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“The way the show looks, the way it’s written, and the way it sounds, we try and give our show a real identity. We want people to be like, ‘Well that’s like Master of None music.'”

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Eaters talk new album, Brooklyn release show & more in BV Q&A ++ listen to the whole LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Eaters will release their second album this Friday (May 12) via Dull Tools. Bob Jones and Jonathan Schenke have expanded the sonic palette of their 2014 debut considerably this time around…

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Lucas Brothers talk new Netflix special, Richard Nixon, Brooklyn audiences & more in BV interview

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Lucas Brothers have a new comedy special out on Netflix, aptly titled ‘On Drugs’ but the title doesn’t give the full picture of the new hour from the twins, Keith and Kenny…

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Dive Bar Wisdom with Cymbals Eat Guitars

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

For the second edition of ‘Dive Bar Wisdom’ we caught up with Cymbals Eat Guitars bassist Matthew Whipple to talk about passed down knowledge and some of his favorite places to go in NYC…

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interview with Maggie Phillips, music supervisor (Moonlight, Fargo, Legion)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We talk with the person who helps secure the music for some of most acclaimed recent movies and television shows, including Fargo whose third season premieres this week.

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INTERVIEW | CYRIL HAHN

Source: Blisspop » DC Music

In 2012, Cyril Hahn broke out with a sensational house remix of the hit Destiny’s Child track “Say My Name,” and has been delivering tasteful R&B inspired remixes and originals to his fans ever since. As he embarks on his 2017 North American tour, I had the chance to talk to him about his influences,

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GUEST INTERVIEW | Jerome Baker III vs. Modi

Source: Blisspop » DC Music

Jerome Baker III [Rock Creek Social Club] and Modi [DC to BC | Trillectro] interviewed each other for the fourth installment of our Blisspop Guest Interview series. Jerome Baker III asked Modi about roadblocks he overcame with DC to BC and Trillectro, why DC’s music scene hasn’t received as much national and mainstream recognition as other cities, who he

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Wax Idols’ Hether Fortune talks Thursday tour, new remix, Iggy Pop dreams, Oasis & more in BV Q&A

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“I did have an amazing dream about Iggy Pop…he made me lay down in a pile of mud and performed some weird ritual on me. After I was initiated or whatever, he offered to pay me $5000 just to hang out with him on tour.”

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an interview with Hurray for the Riff Raff on activism, her Puerto Rican heritage, and new LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We spoke to Alynda ahead of her tour to discuss getting in touch with her Puerto Rican roots, the importance of activism as an artist, and how to stay strong during Trump’s presidency. Stream the new album and read on for the interview…

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GUEST INTERVIEW | Chris Kelly

Source: Blisspop » DC Music

So, here’s the thing about writers. We do a lot of writing and analyzing and intellectualizing about everybody else’s offerings to art and culture, but who writes about the writers?  Who’s the real person behind the byline?  Chris Kelly is constantly in search of a deep, emotional connection with music, art, and his community.  His

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