Interviews

Bringing Rock’n’Roll to the Post-EDM Generation: An Interview with Chase Simpson of The Shelters

November 12, 2016
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  Rock and roll is alive and well with The Shelters, playing The Rex Theater on November 18th as part of the Alt Nation Advanced Placement Tour. Since releasing their self-titled LP in June, The Shelters’ hit single “Rebel Heart” has racked up over 3 million plays on Spotify. The Shelters’ energy makes it...

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Classixx Interview

November 12, 2016
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After gaining popularity through a disco-influenced remix of Phoenix’s “Lisztomania”, Classixx has been picking up steam, especially since the release of their 2016 debut album, Faraway Reach. Kyle Henson of The Cut was able to spend some time on the phone with Tyler Blake from the band in advance of their October 7th show...

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Lucius Interview

October 19, 2016
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Indie pop sensation Lucius return to Pittsburgh next Thursday, October 27th with new music and a new band line-up. Known for their catchy synthesizer riffs, thoughtful song-writing, doppelgänger personas, and fantastic costumes, Lucius was grew out of a friendship that began at Berklee School of Music between co-lead singers Holly Laessig and Jess Wolfe....

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Interview: Cherub

November 16, 2015
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Interview: Cherub

Cherub is a two-piece duo out of Nashville, Tennessee that combines the electronic vibes of the 80s, anthemic party music, and funk. Jason Huber and Jordan Kelley, who met in college, play their hearts out on stage. They’re constantly building their fanbase with party-friendly, high energy music that never fails to entertain. The Cut...

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Interview: TOPS

June 17, 2015
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TOPS is a Montreal-based four-piece indie rock group that mixes a fuzzy 70s sound with soft indie pop. Singer Jane Penney’s voice is resonant of a 50s starlet, and guitarist David Carriere’s simple and subtle guitar lines add the perfect touch to the chilled-out tunes. The band is rounded out by drummer Riley Fleck...

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