Interview w/ Megan Hattie
Apr24

Interview w/ Megan Hattie

With the hauntingly layered and chaotically cool release of 9 Bed, No Bath, Megan Hattie has launched the most entrancing and inimitable compilation of the year.

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Interview w/ Amanda Starling of Angry Grrrl Music
Apr01

Interview w/ Amanda Starling of Angry Grrrl Music

Started in 2016, Angry Grrrl Music highlights “women, femmes, LGBTQ+, and minority movements in the punk rock & indie rock scenes,” and guests span from the musicians themselves to “supporting” members of the music industry like Jamie Coletta of SideOne Dummy Records and Sheridan Allen of mental health advocacy group Punk Talks.

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Interview w/ Jamie Loftus
Mar28

Interview w/ Jamie Loftus

The incredibly funny, insightful, and steampunk-loathing tandem of Jamie Loftus and Caitlin Durante formed The Bechdel Cast in November of 2016. The show’s premise is to explore the disparity of roles played by women in cinema.

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Interview w/ Heather Cousins of Ex-Girlfriends
Mar04

Interview w/ Heather Cousins of Ex-Girlfriends

The instrument jarring, floor stomping, guttural vehemence of Brooklyn’s Ex-Girlfriends — Tarra Thiessen, Heather Cousins, Christine Hill, Monika Knapp — create a landscape of circus mirrors and guitar eviscerating mayhem.

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Interview w/ Mozart’s Sister
Feb20

Interview w/ Mozart’s Sister

Caila Thompson-Hannant’s kaleidoscopic iridescence is both saltwater taffy and tall shadows. Operating as Mozart’s Sister, the Montréal-based artist draws wavy chalk lines that are hopelessly full of life.

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Interview w/ Jordan Canning
Jan23

Interview w/ Jordan Canning

Dealing in the currency of friendship, love, and mourning, the Canadian filmmaker’s second full-length feature is a beautiful depiction of what it means to be human.

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Q&A w/ Emma Olswing
Jan21

Q&A w/ Emma Olswing

Identity, spatial appreciation, and the exploration of color are all present in Olswing’s work. There’s effusive melody, designed restraint, and a compass for geography.

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Interview w/ Niki & The Dove
Jan19

Interview w/ Niki & The Dove

The Swedish duo of Malin Dahlström and Gustaf Karlöf created an album that spoke to the smoke and mirrors of memories, the deep, unyielding pain of love, and the sociopolitical unease of 2016.

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Interview w/ Bearcats
Jan18

Interview w/ Bearcats

Lisa Harrison and Lexi McCoy of Bearcats create chaotic harmonies that bay, thump, and brawl. Basically, they’re rad – why bury the lead? With their latest release, “Break Up Stories”, the band confiscates any notion of placidity and delivers one of the best EPs of 2016.

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Interview w/ Horrible/Adorable
Jan14

Interview w/ Horrible/Adorable

In wanting to get some hot takes from Horrible/Adorable on songwriting, pizza life, and the raddest of enamel pins, we caught up with the bay area’s finest Neapolitan rockers.

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