ZouZou Mansour of Soraia Chats With Us About Touring and What They Would Add To Their Stage Show If They Could!

You guys have done a lot of touring.  How do you get ready to head out on the road? We rehearse a ton. We run the songs a ton, and try to write at least one new one. Not only to keep things fresh for us, but also to keep us trying new things on […]

Civil Youth on Their New Album, Working With Bradley Walden of Emarosa and More!

I didn’t get a chance to cover the show when Civil Youth came through Columbus on 6/29 due to my dog having to have surgery, but I was granted this really awesome interview! Check it out! Conversations explores some pretty deep subjects.  On your website it’s described as an album that describes conversations you’ve had […]

Mangrenade on living in the rust belt, political rebellion and violence at shows

Like all great modern things, this interview started on the internet. Myself and Ben Morgan (bass and vocals) of Mangrenade met on a Facebook group dedicated to fans of the band Every Time I Die. He posted about his band and I took a moment to listen to it and was pleasantly surprised for what […]

In Cycles In Circles – On the state of the music scene and more!

In Cycles In Circles are a Dallas based metal band that I was fortunate enough to meet about 3 years ago. It started when I met their guitar player, Zalen at a Listener show and he seemed like a hamster on speed, just running around and going crazy. On stage? He’s the exact same way. […]

JW Sargent – On recording his EP “In Retrograde”

Right before the end of 2016, I got the amazing opportunity to interview JW Sargent.  Working for a magazine, we get offered a lot and I mean A LOT of music to review, and I always check out what’s sent.  JW Sargent surprised me and I quickly sent his EP “In Retrograde” off to Julie […]