One man band and weirdo performance artist extraordinaire The Emotron is playing in the Valley tonight. I got a chance to interview him for Phoenix New Times. We talked about Ween, voodoo trances, and what it’s like being a one man synth band.
Phoenix New Times: One Man Band The Emotron On Voodoo Trances And Wearing His Father’s Clothes
Noisy psych-jazz-punks-rootsy dynamos Taiwan Housing Project will be playing a FREE show tonight at Valley Bar (with Soft Shoulder). I know where I’m going to be this evening. 🙂 Here’s an interview I did with the band for Phoenix New Times.
Phoenix New Times: Taiwan Housing Project on the Roots of the Band’s Demented Punk Sound
I got a chance to interview singer Julia Kantor of Paris Chansons about French music and why her group is so popular with Eastern Europeans. They’re playing MIM tonight and if you love French music they’re not to be missed.
Phoenix New Times: Why Paris Chansons Take Classic French Songs Global
Yesterday Otep played Club Red in Mesa. I got a chance to interview her a few days before the show. It was a lively conversation – she went off on a wide range of topics (especially on politics and her views on “the metal scene”).
Phoenix New Times: Otep On The Metal Scene And Why Labels Are For Soup Cans And Boner Pills
I got a chance to interview author, performer, and Tarot reader Michelle Embree for PHX SUX about her upcoming show at The Trunk Space with LadyBabyMiss (their show is happening TONIGHT).
PHX SUX: Michelle Embree Talks About D.I.Y Tarot Cards And Telling Stories
Behold! My first piece with the fine folks at Tucson Weekly. It’s about TONIGHT’S Invincible Czars show in Tucson. They’ll be performing an original live score to a screening of the silent Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde.
Tucson Weekly: Power and Lyricism: Silent Movies Find Voices In The Invincible Czars
I got a chance to interview one of my favorite musicians/artists/carny barkers for the Phoenix New Times. The Slow Poisoner opened up about his dreams, politics, and why he doesn’t work with “grandmas.”
Phoenix New Times: Here’s The Story Behind Slow Poisoner’s “No Grandmas” Policy