Ask Me Another Musician Jonathan Coulton’s Killer Robot Obsession, Explained (PHOENIX NEW TIMES)

Tomorrow night NPR’s “Ask Me Another” swings by The Orpheum in downtown for a live show. Singer-songwriter & “Ask Me Another” one-man-house-band Jonathan Coulton will be there. I got a chance to interview him last week; here’s our convo, for Phoenix New Times.

Phoenix New Times: Ask Me Another Musician Jonathan Coulton’s Killer Robot Obsession, Explained

 

 

 

Fresh New Eyes & Last Goodbyes: On Brainiac’s “Electro-shock for President”

My latest piece for De’Lunula is one that I’m particularly proud of. 🙂 It’s a look back at one of my favorite bands, Brainiac. Criminally underrated, they’re one of the greatest bands of the 90’s. Their last recording, the “Electro-shock for President” EP, turned 20 this year on April 1st. Seemed as good a time as any time to look back and wonder what could have been…

De’Lunula: Fresh New Eyes & Last Goodbyes: On Brainiac’s “Electro-shock for President”

 

 

The Chainsmokers Blew Smoke Up Our You-Know-What at March Madness (Phoenix New Times)

On Saturday I went back to Hance Park for another music festival (this time it was the March Madness fest). I got to see The Chainsmokers live and they were… underwhelming, to put it mildly. Here’s my review for Phoenix New Times.

Phoenix New Times: The Chainsmokers Blew Smoke Up Our You-Know-What at March Madness