Thieves are an Austin band which, like many rock bands, value uncompromised musical emotion high above what they see to be fabricated authenticity. It’s no wonder then that the influence of bands such as Taking Back Sunday and Brand New can be heard on their recently released debut album titled ‘No Motive’. I asked singer … Continue reading Thieves with a motive: Interview with Billy Canino from Austin band ‘Thieves’
In a world of saturated media with untold avenues of the social media that musicians and artists have to drive down, it's a little refreshing to stumble on a new musical talent that isn't fussed by whether you listen to them or not. Apart from being in Austin and having the artist tag fuvk; there's no name, no Facebook … Continue reading “If you try to find me”: Undercover interview with artist known as fuvk
In Austin on November 17th Music and Memories are putting on a large fundraising event at the Moody Theater for the treatment and research of Alzheimer's (and all other dementia related disorders). It will feature the fine performances of musicians Marc Broussard and Austin's own Reed Turner. I was asked to interview them by Sundance Memory Care President Matt Stanley (who is co-organizing the … Continue reading Music and Memories: Interviews with Marc Broussard and Reed Turner
Last week I received an email from the PR team of LA residing artist Jackie Bristow and if I could give her some coverage for her new album Shot of Gold. It’s now released in the US and NZ and I was happy to interview her.