Interviews

Charlie Mars: On ‘The Money’

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With his first tour of 2015 kicking off in a few days, Charlie Mars is ready to hit the road again and play songs off the latest album The Money. He’ll roll through Philadelphia on January 29th and end at the Bluebird in Nashville on February 26th. Charlie took some time to answer a few questions leading up to the ... Read More »

INFINIKA: ECHOES AND TRACES

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  Featuring former Korn drummer David Silveria  (“absolutely brilliant! …biggest inspiration behind the kit” – TOP TENS), and ex-Anyone frontman Riz Story (“Story embodies the indie spirit” – VARIETY).  INFINIKA’S debut experimental rock album includes 14 original tracks, including 6 songs that were featured in Story’s directorial project “A WINTER ROSE” (opening film for the 17th annual DANCES WITH FILMS ... Read More »

18th & ADDISON: LITTLE PARASITES

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Reborn from the ashes of two of New Jersey’s most promising bands, 18th & Addison are a culmination of a diverse set of musical ideas ranging from indie pop, punk and melodic rock. From Toms River, NJ, 18th & Addison formed in November of 2013 as an acoustic duo featuring Tom Kunzman and Kait DiBenedetto. Kunzman was formerly in the ... Read More »

Meet Pop Sensation Asha Sing

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Taste it. Everything you have worked for – realized. A dream once fixed in every corner of your mind escaped and now lies ahead, staring you straight in the eye. How does it feel? For young singer/songwriter Asha Sing who was offered her first record deal at the age of 16, it was surreal. What would be even more shocking ... Read More »

HUGO FERREIRA: THE PHILOSOPHY BEHIND TANTRIC

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Interview by:  Laura DeSantis-Olsson 1.  What is your cultural background? “ My last name is also that of a famous Portuguese port wine.  I was born in Luanda Angola, Africa.  I’m a Portuguese, African, American, Bostonian, Detroitian, Kentuckyian…” 2.  How did  you get your amazing, unique voice? “Well, I start off with a regiment of gargling broken glass.  Then, I ... Read More »

KAT PERKINS: THE FEARLESS MS. SCARLETT

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“If you live, live fearless If you love, love fearless” - Kat Perkins Interview by: Laura DeSantis-Olsson 1. What is the history of your involvement with music? Kat Perkins:  I started singing when I was three years old.  One of my first memories is singing in front of an audience at four years old.  My dad is a music teacher.  ... Read More »

MUSHROOMHEAD: “THE RIGHTEOUS AND THE BUTTERFLY”

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Introduction by:  Mushroomhead / Official Facebook page Interview by:  Laura DeSantis-Olsson (Hear the entire album, “The Righteous And The Butterfly” in album order throughout the interview) Mushroomhead – are one of the most unique and adventurous alternative metal bands working today. Known for their stunningly theatrical live show and artsy masks, this innovative band has forged new ground in the rock world ... Read More »

TWELVE FOOT NINJA: “GIVING IT A RED HOT GO”

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Interview by:  Laure DeSantis-Olsson Interview with:  Steve “Stevic” Mackay, guest starting Shane “Russ” Russell Introduction:  Band’s official biography Twelve Foot Ninja embody originality in everything they do. They have sold out shows across their home country Australia, have over 2.5 million YouTube views and attracted public praise from the likes of Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater/Avenged Sevenfold), Dino Cazares (Fear Factory) and ... Read More »

DOG FASHION DISCO: “BACK ON TOUR WITH A KICKSTART”

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Introduction: Dog Fashion Disco, Bio Interview by: Laura DeSantis-Olsson Interview:  Todd Smith of Dog Fashion Disco “The band was started in 1998 by 5 high school friends, made some records, toured a lot, broke up in 2007. Formed Polkadot Cadaver, made some records, toured a lot. Decided being broken up was dumb in 2014. Did crowd funding campaign for a ... Read More »