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An Interview with TOUCHE AMORE’s Jeremy Bolm

An Interview with TOUCHE AMORE’s Jeremy Bolm

We interviewed Touche Amore once before, back in the day when they were supporting the release of their 2009 debut album …To the Beat of a Dead Horse. At the time the young post-hardcore band from Burbank, CA were just starting to make a splash in the music scene, and...(Read More)

Animals As Leaders Interview: Javier Reyes on The Joy of Motion

Animals As Leaders Interview: Javier Reyes on The Joy of Motion

There’s no doubt that Animals As Leaders have taken heavy music to a new plateau. What started out as Tosin Abasi’s outlet to express his creativity has turned into a global sensation, resonating in the bloodstream of today’s youth. But the road to fame and success hasn’t come without...(Read More)

Deafheaven Interview: George Clarke & Kerry McCoy on their Success & The World of Blogging

Deafheaven Interview: George Clarke & Kerry McCoy on their Success & The World of Blogging

It’s hard to imagine that Deafheaven’s success all spawned off the release of their 2010 demo. Even frontman George Clarke and guitarist Kerry McCoy are among the disbelievers, especially since they recorded the four-track effort out of boredom. Since then it’s been a whirlwind of events for the San Francisco...(Read More)

Q&A: Stick To Your Guns’ Josh James on the Band’s New Album with John Feldmann

Q&A: Stick To Your Guns’ Josh James on the Band’s New Album with John Feldmann

Is your seat belt buckled? Because Stick To Your Guns just kicked off a lengthy US trek dubbed Fuck the Message Tour, and they’re bringing along Terror, Hundredth, and Counterparts to a city near you. Be sure to welcome them with open arms because it’s been an interesting past...(Read More)

PREMIERE: Stream a New Song from Sketch Orchestra (ex-Confide) – “20 One Year Olds”

PREMIERE: Stream a New Song from Sketch Orchestra (ex-Confide) – “20 One Year Olds”

If you thought your facial hair was out of control, you obviously aren’t too familiar with Sketch Orchestra, the instrumental powerhouse from Los Angeles. Featuring former/founding Confide guitarist Aaron VanZutphen, this experimental outfit are gearing up to release their new EP titled The Better Mustache Ride, and it’s perfect for fans of...(Read More)