Son of a Preacher Man: EXCLUSIVE Q&A with a King of Leon

Son of a Preacher Man: EXCLUSIVE Q&A with a King of Leon

Jul 01

Son of a Preacher Man: EXCLUSIVE Q&A with a King of Leon By Robert Frezza May 30, 2010 2:20 PM MST The comeback story of the past few years should really be the story of rock n roll. Last year Kings of Leon broke mainstream with Only By The Night, their fourth LP. Unfortunately, though one single stayed in heavy rotation and that was “Use Somebody”. The whole album is a must listen. When...

HAIM Q&A

HAIM Q&A

Jun 11

Folk-meets-R&B, all-female sister group HAIM (pronounced “hime”) headlined the Music Hall Of Williamsburg this past Saturday night. The trio from San Fernando Valley, CA, played some songs off of its Forever EP, showing that not only do these women know how to thrash a guitar but that they can also blend their voices with perfect pitch and harmony. And though the Haim girls, Danielle,...

Exclusive Q&A with Dizzy Reed of Guns N’ Roses

Exclusive Q&A with Dizzy Reed of Guns N’ Roses

Dec 15

As one of the longest-tenured members of Guns N’ Roses, besides frontman, Axl Rose, keyboardist Dizzy Reed soldiers on with the new line up of Guns N’ Roses. Guns N’ Roses is one of the last standing American rock bands from the 1980s heyday era of “hair” bands. The band’s roots are based out of Los Angeles and the original line up included lead guitarist Slash, rhythm guitarist Izzy...

Q&A: Garbage

Q&A: Garbage

Apr 08

I recently interviewed Garbage for CMJ.com. Here is the interview: Duke Erikson on the band’s seven-year hiatus, the thrill and terror of touring and plans for a new album this year. Garbage released its self-titled debut album in 1995 and watched its success mount with the decade’s alternative rock explosion. The band’s dark lyrics spoke of isolation, fear and loneliness, which...

Modern Frequency

Modern Frequency

Nov 14

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