Otep on The Metal Scene And Why Labels Are For Soup Cans And Boner Pills (PHOENIX NEW TIMES)

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

Power and Lyricism: Silent Movies Find Voices In The Invincible Czars (TUCSON WEEKLY)

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

Here’s The Story Behind Slow Poisoner’s “No Grandmas” (PHOENIX NEW TIMES)

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

 

Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast on How Roy Orbison and Philadelphia Influenced Her Upcoming Record (PHOENIX NEW TIMES)

Japanese Breakfast (whose debut album Psychopomp was one of my favorite 2016 albums) is playing tonight at The Rebel Lounge. Here’s an interview I did with Michelle Zauner of J.B. for The Phoenix New Times.

Phoenix New Times: Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast on How Roy Orbison and Philadelphia Influenced Her Upcoming Record