Interviews

Sons of Kemet interview Shabaka Hutchings

Sons of Kemet’s journey of the world of the artist

Shabaka Hutchings discusses what gives him energy, and the joy of reunions.

Joy Harjo interview

All the Elements: An interview with Joy Harjo

A chat with the Poet Laureate and spoken word artist on blending Native American musical roots with a genre-less fusion.

Wild Pink interview

Creating a World: An interview with Wild Pink

Vocalist/songwriter John Ross discusses making big music, taking lousy notes, and regaining his rhythm.

John Carpenter interview

Passion and Freedom in Music: A Conversation with John Carpenter

The Horror Master discusses his new installment of the ‘Lost Themes’ albums, making his own music vs. scoring films, and having fun with creativity.

Mogwai interview

Glorious Mistakes: A conversation with Mogwai

Stuart Braithwaite discusses the importance of happy accidents in the studio, and how 25 years can change a lot about a person and a band.

Dominick Fernow Interview

Beauty in Discomfort: A conversation with Dominick Fernow of Prurient and Vatican Shadow

We spoke to the techno and industrial producer about his vast body of work, and how the Internet ruined everything.

Bartees Strange interview

Proof of the Vision: An interview with Bartees Strange

We spoke to the Washington, D.C. singer/songwriter about his debut album, breaking out of genre boxes, and feeling immovable.

A Certain Ratio interview

Mangled and twisted: An interview with A Certain Ratio

We spoke to Martin Moscrop of the legendary post-punk band about youthful arrogance, a career pause, and their first new album in over a decade.

The Internal World: An interview with Steve Von Till

The longtime member of Neurosis discusses the muse, poetry, and teaching in a rural community.

Rock Therapy: An interview with Boris

A chat with the Japanese metal band about cultivating a therapeutic primal scream during a pandemic.

Disheveled Cuss interview

Working on a Dream: An interview with Disheveled Cuss

Nick Reinhart talks catchy songs, an industry standstill and scammers.

Wailin Storms

American Dystopia: An interview with Wailin Storms

Justin Storms, frontman of the North Carolina band, discusses their new album, the apocalypse and Delta blues.

Tengger interview

A Sacred Mountain: An interview with Tengger

We spoke to the Korean/Japanese electronic duo about the natural world and spiritual music.

Pedazo de carne con ojo interview

The Sauce: An Interview with Pedazo de Carne con ojo

We chat with producer/singer/songwriter Steven Perez about his new album, a freak accident and Earl Sweatshirt.

Hilary Woods interview

A Perfect Storm: A conversation with Hilary Woods

A chat with the Irish singer/songwriter about setting her own terms and giving something back.

P.E. interview

No Formal Language: An interview with P.E.

The Brooklyn band, comprising members of Pill and Eaters, discuss the non-traditional process of creating their industrial groove.

The Body interview

20 Years of Darkness: A conversation with The Body

Lee Buford looks back at the band’s history, their new remix album and exploring mental health through music.

The Pop Group Y 40th anniversary

How The Pop Group’s ‘Y’ captured a joyful chaos

The Bristol post-punk icons discuss the creation of their influential, inimitable 1979 debut.

Wear Your Wounds interview

The Voice of an Artist: An interview with Wear Your Wounds’ Jacob Bannon

A chat with the Massachusetts artist about his continuously expanding project.