INTERVIEWS

Sarah Parker

Thank you for being with us today Sarah! Can we begin with where are you from and where do you currently reside? I was born in Miami and raised an hour northwest of there in unincorporated Collier County, in the Florida Everglades. To give you an idea of how rural it …

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Alberta

How would you classify your music? hmmmm, you know, someone once said gothic blues. I like that. No idea what it really means—i think i know what it DOESNT mean….so, Ill go with it. Who are some of your top musical influences? All over the map. Billie holiday, Al Green, …

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Daniel Bennett

How would you classify your music? The Boston Globe recently described our music as a mix of modern jazz, folk, and minimalism. I love that description! Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? I love the music of Ornette Coleman, Paul Desmond, The Smiths, New Order, and Steve …

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Nate Smith

How would you classify your music? Getting hard to do that these days…. Americana, Rock and Roll Who are some of your top musical influences? When I was a kid my brothers and I each got to spend a chunk of time listening to records on my grandfather’s record player …

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The Eyebrows

How young were you guys when you decided you wanted to play music together? A decision requires a lot of thought and commitment. I think we just figured it was best that we play music together, but we’re not known for making great decisions. Shawn is my drummer for life. …

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Tim Hindmon

How would you classify your music?  Rock music Who are some of your top 5 musical influences?  Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, The Eagles, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughn. What do you want fans to take from your music?  The feeling they just heard something special that lifts their spirit …

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Andrew Nolte

How would you classify your music or this new album? I describe the music on this record as “epic folk ballads”. I write with elements of pop, folk, jazz and rock, so it’s a complicated answer. Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? I listen to a bit …

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Ryan Chernin

How would you classify your music?  The first album’s somewhat all over the place, genre-wise; but, ultimately I’d classify my  work as alt-rock. I’m not very good with ascribing accurate genre labels, but my new  songs are somewhere between the Moody Blues and Mac Demarco, with a little bit of  …

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ELVIRA KALNIK

How would you classify your music? That’s an interesting question. I came from pop to opera, than to eclectic music when I experimented a lot and mixed opera vocals with electronica. Now, I returned back to pop, which is mostly electronic music. When I studied opera, my teacher used to call …

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LUV DOT GOV

How would you classify your music? Power-Pop / Indie Rock /Alternative Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Weezer / Matthew Sweet  /  Fountains Of Wayne / The Beatles /  Grandaddy What do you want fans to take from your music? It’s OK to be who you are …

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