INTERVIEWS

JOEY STUCKEY

We are excited to have you with us today. Thanks for having me, always glad to chat about music! Please tell us more about ALIVE DAY! Seems like it was an amazing day for you! Alive Day is something my parents came up with to help me as a very …

Read More »

WATER TOWER BAND

Thank you for doing our interview!  Tell our readers more about how you got started and where you are located! It is our absolute pleasure, thank you for having us : ) We got started in a little town outside of Portland Oregon called Lake Oswego in 2003, but back …

Read More »

LITTLE KING

Does social media make it easier or harder for a musician to stand out these days? Good morning!  Nice to be with you, wherever you are… Social Media makes it easier in that there are so many avenues to promote yourself, basically for free, that are easy to use.  Problem is, …

Read More »

NOCTURNAL ANIMALS

How would you classify your music? We would classify our music as a rollercoaster of emotions! Heartache, joy, euphoria, the lot! In short Nocturnal Animals are like a Cornetto…. No boring bits. Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Our five biggest musical influences…. Tough…. Ummm Nirvana DZ …

Read More »

FEDERICO BALDUCCI

How would you classify your music? That’s a good question, I would that my music is the result of putting Bill Frisell, Jim Hall, Pierre Boulez, Ernesto Cordero and Neurosis on a blender. I usually try to explore different genres jazz, classical, ambient, free jazz and experimental. Who are some …

Read More »

JOEY STUCKEY

Welcome Joey! Thank you for chatting with us today! You are a composer, performer, sound engineer and session musician and you’re blind, what is the greatest challenge you’ve faced being blind in the industry and how did you overcome it? Thanks for allowing me to chat with you! There are two …

Read More »

JESSE LYNN MADERA

How would you classify your music?  I don’t want to ever limit myself, but folk and classic country are always at the roots of what I write. If we take away the strings from the “Fortunes” album, they’re actually folk songs. Who are some of your top 5 musical influences?  …

Read More »

ANNA MAY

How would you classify your music? My music can be diverse, genre wise, but is mostly a blend of indie pop, alt country, and singer/songwriter style, with some jazz influence.  This is the best way to classify the music, probably ..Alt tragic Americana, invocations for peace and judgment bending, with bleeding …

Read More »

SHOLA EMMANUEL

How would you classify your music?   Afro-Jazz Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Fela Kuti, Yanni, Hugh Masekela, Angelique Kidjo, Beyonce, Sting, Kirk Whalum, Kamasi Washington What do you want fans to take away from your music? “Kind of Music” CD is the beginning of many great …

Read More »

ALONZO

Hey! Thank you so much for this interview. It is truly an honor. I’ve definitely had some amazing ups and life changing downs. I’d say for sure my most memorable experience was touring as the Lead singer on the 4 U Prince Tour in partnership with the Prince ESTATE. It …

Read More »