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The Protomen

— Full make up — I wash it off and it’s still there five days later. — Band name — It’s actually a play on the character Proto Man from a  video game from 1987-ish. It was a game called Mega Man, you remember it, really good game with a sweet soundtrack. We basically just took […]

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Echosmith @ Warped Tour 2013

Noah, Sydney, Graham, Jamie — Family Band — Sydney: It totally seems like we were forced. Our dad’s a music producer and songwriter too, so that definitely was helpful. We always grew up around music. We didn’t even think of a band till 6 years ago, but we all played separate instruments. It just happened to […]

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Cage The Elephant

Daniel “Tich”, Brad, Matt, Lincoln — Cage The Elephant has Legal Guardianship over Lincoln — Brad: We all went to high school together. Matt: Same High School.  We knew Daniel from when we were kids and then Lincoln, actually back when MySpace was still the thing, he would hit us up on MySpace and be […]

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Magic Man

Magic Man — Writing Process — Alex: Sam and I do most of the writing. We sort of locked ourselves away before the band came together and formed, so we had a year where we just didn’t really see sunlight and were in our tiny little apartment in Providence writing all the songs that later […]

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White Arrows

Mickey Church West Coast vs. East Coast: “It’s all cyclical.” I think because of the internet it’s hard to define boundaries. So it’s tough because, I mean, I lived in New York technically when I started writing songs for this band and then moved back to where I’m from to continue to write. I think […]

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SPEAK

Troupe Gammage Why is the band name in all-caps? It looks better that way in my opinion…We’re following in a long tradition of bands rendering their name in all caps. I get to be a part of that world. [Bands like whom?] So many! You know at the time when we had a name there […]

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Judas Priest

Judas Priest Touring and the new album We’ve got the release tomorrow Richie of Redeemer of Souls and then the Redeemer of Souls tour kicking off in the USA on the first of October in New York, so we’ve got a lot of exciting stuff coming up.  It’s just great to be a part of it, […]

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Red Yeti

   Kimball Barker & Coleman Edwards Why not quit school for music? Kimball: There are things in school that we’ve learned that have benefited the band. Like in our band, we have a Master in Information Technology or Information Systems, and then we have two Public Relations Majors, and two Marketing Majors. With our combined knowledge, […]

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Annasaid

Emil Sylvester Jakobsen The band  lineup Me and the drummer Andreas joined the band after the former drummer and guitarist dropped out. We were in a former band and then we joined. It’s approximately three years ago, right after the first album was released. So we toured the first album and then we did the […]

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Miniature Tigers

Charlie Brand How the band met: Cyber Buddies! We’ve been together for about six years or so. We – the keyboardist Rick and I – met through Myspace years back when that was still a thing. We were kinda pen pals through Myspace, and then we just started getting together and jamming, and the rest […]

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