Archive for September 2016

Q&A Interview With Brian Fallon - A Brian Fallon & The Crowes Concert Preview (Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at Park West)

Q&A Interview With Brian Fallon - A Brian Fallon & The Crowes Concert Preview (Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at Park West)
Headed to town in support of his debut, full length solo album Painkillers, I spoke with Brian Fallon about forging a new identity recording as a solo artist outside of his band The Gaslight Anthem, the folk roots that influenced his new songs, and the role of folk music in 2016 when it comes to social commentary... ...

Q&A Interview With Tom Schraeder - A Tom Schraeder & His Ego Concert Preview (Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at Empty Bottle)

Q&A Interview With Tom Schraeder - A Tom Schraeder & His Ego Concert Preview (Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at Empty Bottle)
Performing Tuesday night at Empty Bottle (the record release party for his latest album, Schraedest Hits), I spoke with local songwriter Tom Schraeder about tailoring his songs to fit someone else's art in his recent film and television work, growing as a songwriter, looking back at his expansive 22 album catalog, the influence of Paul Westerberg and what he hopes lies ahead in his next decade as a recording musician... ...

Q&A Interview With Aaron Bruno - An AWOLNATION Concert Preview (Saturday, September 3, 2016 with Prophets of Rage at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park)

Q&A Interview With Aaron Bruno - An AWOLNATION Concert Preview (Saturday, September 3, 2016 with Prophets of Rage at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park)
Headed to town as the opening act for Prophets of Rage Saturday in Tinley Park, I spoke with AWOLNATION frontman Aaron Bruno about performing alongside his heroes, the art of live performance, marketing music in the internet era and more... ...
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