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[FEATURE] Carson McHone: Artistic Evolution

Photo by Mike Holp Carson McHone: Artistic Evolution Feature by Elisa Regulski As the grass tickled our legs on a lethargic Austin City Limits morning, a crystalline voice floated above the speakers. For many listeners, Carson McHone’s set simply acted as a peaceful start to the weekend’s manic, musical marathon. Her lilting waltzes and resonant … Read more

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Flirting with Danger: A Conversation with July Talk

PHOTO BY RACHEL WATERS Written by Elisa Regulski It’s Saturday. It’s SATURDAY. If you repeat anything long enough, it starts to feel true. This hypnotizing mantra is how July Talk geared up for an 11:30 AM Sunday set at this year’s Austin City Limits Music Festival. Well, that, and a shot or two of whiskey. … Read more

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10 Questions With Josh Ritter

Photo by Laura Wilson And give your love freely to whoever that you please Don’t let nobody tell you ’bout who you oughta be And when you get damned in the popular opinion It’s just another damn of the damns you’re not giving It’s that time again: Josh Ritter returns to St. Louis on Friday, … Read more

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Interview | BRONCHO at Fun Fun Fun Fest

Photo by Rozette Rago Interview by Elisa Regulski You may not know these fuzzy punk rockers by name, but you’ve almost certainly heard their music. Hit play on their top track on Spotify, and the chorus will instantly perk your memory. These musicians are more than just catchy hook-slingers penning tunes like “Class Historian” and … Read more

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Joy Williams: Out of the Blue and Into Venus

Feature interview by Jason Gonulsen “It was intentional on my part,” Joy Williams tells me via phone from Venice Beach, California, where she now lives part-time with her husband (and manager), Nate Yetton, and son, Miles. “I felt like it was important to start where I left off, and I’m glad that I did.” Williams … Read more

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HONEYHONEY: “Keep making records you want to make, and not the ones you feel as if you’re supposed to make.” | Interview

Say “Hallelujah” I never knew ya until now HONEYHONEY will be releasing a new album on this Tuesday, June 9th, and it’s called 3 (you can pre-order it here). 3 was produced by Dave Cobb, who recently worked with Jason Isbell (Southeastern; Something More Than Free) and Sturgill Simpson (Metamodern Sounds in Country Music). Suzanne Santo and … Read more

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Interview | Oh Honey

Oh Honey is Mitchy Collins and Danielle Bouchard, a duo from Brooklyn, whose new release is an EP titled Wish You Were Here. It’s the third of four EPs they’re calling “Postcard Series,” designed to give their fans a steady stream of new tunes. Let’s have a listen to the upbeat single, “Sugar, You,” now. … Read more

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[Interview] Shaun White Presents Air + Style at The Rose Bowl: Snowboarders + Skiers + Kendrick Lamar, Steve Aoki, Diplo, The Flaming Lips, Phantogram, Portugal. The Man, Sleigh Bells, and More

We’re ten minutes into our interview talking about Air + Style, the snowboarding/skiing/music event that Shaun White is bringing to Los Angeles — its U.S. debut — on February 21 and 22 (purchase tickets here), and White’s dog isn’t having it. “Sorry,” White says. “He’s outside fuckin’ barkin’ at people.” The Rose Bowl is about … Read more

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Interview | Lucie Silvas

Photo by Sonya Jasinski Lucie Silvas was raised in New Zealand, but Nashville is her current home. Her body of work is impressive — she’s shared the stage with the likes of Elton John, Lionel Richie, Kacey Musgraves, and Tom Jones — and her latest self-titled EP is fantastic. Let’s have a listen to “Letters … Read more

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2014 in Quotes: Jeff Tweedy, Grouplove, Matthew Ryan, ZZ Ward, Houndmouth, Mason Jennings, thenewno2, Lily & Madeleine, The Wild Feathers, Katie Cole, Olivia Jean, Dex Romweber Duo

Jeff Tweedy of Wilco | Photo by Jason Gonulsen Our Best of 2014 continues with a look back at the interviews we conducted in 2014, from Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy to Grouplove. Here are a few snippets, with links to the full interview.  Jeff Tweedy on creating set lists, emotions I think that we strive to … Read more

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Interview | Dex Romweber Duo, Chapel Hill, August 2014

All photos by Agatha Donkar Last spring, SiC ran an interview with Scott and Grant Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit, about their family, their musical history, and playing with a sibling. This is a second in that series, with Chapel hill’s Dex and Sara Romweber of Dex Romweber Duo. Speakers In Code: You said you have … Read more