Teenage Kicks

Q: Siblings Max and Alex Karafillis make up the band Beyond Chaotic..when did both of you start seriously thinking about forming the band? Alex: It kinda just happened. We went to a rock band camp one summer. They put 6 of us together to form a band. We played an actual gig at a clubContinue reading “Teenage Kicks”

Listen Like Thieves

So I’m speaking with J. Scott Gavin of The Thieves About…thanks for joining me… Q: So the band is from the west coast, San Diego area, to be more exact.. how and when did the band get together? JSG: Well, I kept running into this guy at all the same Thai massage parlors around theContinue reading “Listen Like Thieves”

Time is XI:XI

Q: XI:XI is the band’s name, do you refer to yourself as 11:11 or am I pronouncing that incorrectly? Destin: We pronounce it like 11:11, like the time of day where you’re supposed to look at the clock and make a wish. Those numbers have personal significance for the two of us. It’s a longContinue reading “Time is XI:XI”

NEW MUSIC FRIDAY 9/4/20 – MUDDY RUCKUS

Q: As you know by now, I’m a huge fan of the band and love your sound, which I often compare you to The Ballroom Thieves but you have a new single releasing Friday September 4th and it’s completely different from the usual songs you’ve recorded. Take me through the writing and recording process onContinue reading “NEW MUSIC FRIDAY 9/4/20 – MUDDY RUCKUS”

At Home, He’s A Tourist

Q: Your band is Zachisatourist but you are also a member of Michael Barrow & The Tourists….when did you start branching off as a solo artist? A: I’ve actually been releasing solo music for as long as I can remember. I fronted a band in high school and released a few SoundCloud EP’s my firstContinue reading “At Home, He’s A Tourist”

NEW ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: CENZA

Q: When did you realize you wanted to be a singer? A: I can’t remember a time when I didn’t want to be a performer. I started really pursuing releasing my own tracks seriously just a year ago. I’ve been performing on stage since I was about 11. Q: Who, if any, singers do youContinue reading “NEW ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: CENZA”

NEW MUSIC 8/21/20 RELEASE – THE FAUX

From time to time, I promote new music by independent artists & I spoke to The Faux about his new release out Friday 8/21. Q: New song out tomorrow 8/21 called Sad Song..what/who is this song about? A: Yes! I am very excited to be able to share it with everyone. This song is reallyContinue reading “NEW MUSIC 8/21/20 RELEASE – THE FAUX”

All You Need is Love Love

So here’s another great local band from MA… let me introduce you to LOVE LOVE Q: Thanks for speaking with me today Jefferson… LOVE LOVE formed in/around 2013 when you and Chris Toppin, the other lead singer, wrote a song together. How did that conversation go? Let’s write a song together and wanna start aContinue reading “All You Need is Love Love”

From The Clouds and Thorns

Let’s jump right into it… thank you for speaking with me Rich.. Q: So you’ve been on many sides of the music business including tv, film, advertising, frontman, session musician and recording artist. How did you get into tv, film and advertising as a musician? A: Yeah, I’m kind of a music prostitute…I’ll do anything!Continue reading “From The Clouds and Thorns”

Edge of Seventeen

Q: Thanks for speaking with me today.. quick bio: You’re 17 yrs old, stage name Izora, and born & raised in India… Where did the name Izora originate from? Were your parents influential in getting you interested in music? A: Hey! Glad to be here. So basically I was thinking about what I wanted myContinue reading “Edge of Seventeen”