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Interview: SXSW 2011 with Superhumanoids from Los Angeles

The first time we caught L.A.’s, Superhumanoids live back in May of 2010 at the Smell, we were not only impressed but utterly surprised! Impressed because of their obvious talent and originality, but also surprised considering two of their band members, Cameron Parkins and Sarah Chernoff, are also part of another local L.A. band called […]

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Interview: SXSW 2011 with Big Light from San Francisco

There’s nothing better than a band that can come together and feed off each others’ craftsmanship, delivering a smooth and cohesive sound: that’s exactly what Big Light does. Spawning some shredful tunes out of San Francisco, Big Light blends all the goodness of psychedelic, folk and even pop rock into a loud, textured bouquet of […]

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Interview: SXSW 2011 with OFF! from Los Angeles

They’re hard, fast and loud, and one of the coolest bands around: OFF! If you have yet to listen to or experience the riveting musical carnage that arises from these punk all-stars, you best get your ass in check and ride with the big boys for one of their wild sets. Led by original Black […]

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Interview: SXSW 2011 with Eastern Conference Champions from Los Angeles

L.A. folk-indie rockers by way of Philly are making their return to SXSW with a slew of hot shows. The Eastern Conference Champions (ECC) are a huge indie favorite amogst Angelinos. With their hearty tunes boasting heavy bass lines with a lil guitar twang, the trio brings forth some endearing melodies aren’t afraid to mingle […]

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Interview: SXSW 2011 with Beans (also of Anti-Pop Consortium) from Brooklyn

If you’re a true hip-hop head who misses the slick rhyme styles from the ’90s instead of this lame crap-rap, you need to add Beans to your SXSW schedule. The Brooklyn-based rap rebel delivers tight lyrics and flows over hard-hitting beats. Also a member of the dope-ass, Anti-Pop Consortium, Beans isn’t afraid to experiment outside […]

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Interview: SXSW 2011 with Army Navy from Los Angeles

Army Navy are bringing their sweet indie pop to Austin for some serious SXSW fun! Hailing from the City of Angels, you won’t want to miss this hot act. Their charming tunes are full of bouncing guitar chords with a bit of fuzz and noise rock tendencies all sugar coated with the adorable vocals of […]

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An Interview With Blake Miller of the Moving Units

L.A.’s Moving Units are back on the scene with their recently released EP, Tension War. Valuing such strong relationships, Moving Units chose to self-release the new EP in conjunction with their management firm, Post Modern Entertainment, which provided them the freedom and flexibility to do their own thing—with no restrictions from any labels. The result […]

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Interview with Monotonix Guitarist, Yonatan Gat (Playing the Echoplex on January 27)

Duck and cover! The wild Tel Aviv thrash trio, Monotonix, are headed to Los Angeles for a show at the Echoplex on Thursday, January 27 in support of their sophomore full-length, Not Yet, via Drag City. These guys are the real deal and will give you an unforgettable show experience. Full of crazy energy, wild […]

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An Interview With Suckers!

We caught up with with up and coming Brooklyn rockers, Suckers at Austin City Limits. They’re quite the eclectic bunch with some beautifully tripped out rock n’ roll. Cool guys, cool music … check em out. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRI32b2eBP8] Interview and live photos by Q Manning Interview photos by Paul Gandersman

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Interview: Jump Clubb (Anonymous Band From Beverly Hills)

Vague, vague, vaugue! Who the hell are these kids??? Jump Clumbb (Anonymous Band From Beverly Hills)! Still don’t know who they are and what their whole game plan is all about, besides bringing sweet music to our ears, but they were a joy to interview. PS – I like my tea steeped for 1.5 minutes […]

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Interview: Wolf & Cub’s Joel Byrne

Who chose the name Wolf & Cub? Why? Well it was the best of a bad bunch and it was the only one we could all agree on. I stole it from a Japanese comic book, and later a film series, called ‘Lone Wolf & Cub’. So I named my band after a comic book […]

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An Interview With The Honey Brothers Featuring Adrian Grenier!

We got to catch up with indie folk rockers The Honey Brothers a  few weeks ago at the Wanderlust Festival in Tahoe. The interview was all glitz and giggles, these guys are quite the witty group. In case you don’t know who they are, I highly suggest you get a hold of their new EP […]

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