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Indie Pop Interview Q & A

Q&A: Holychild On Melodies, Mindspeak and Firefly

Indie pop duo Holychild have built quite a following over the past year. Their initial single “Happy With Me” was an exuberant introduction to Liz Nistico and Louie Diller, who made even more joyful noise on their first EP, Mindspeak. While on the road, Liz and Louie were nice enough to break down the history […]

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Q&A + SHOW PREVIEW: Terraplane Sun w/Little Daylight at The Shelter 4/7/14

Up and coming Venice Beach act Terraplane Sun have been hard at work since the release of their 2011 album, Coyote. Their sound on last year’s promising EP (download Ya Never Know at iTunes)  floated between indie rock and blues with a hint of Cage The Elephant, Grouplove and Foster the People. Since then, the five-piece set has […]

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Q&A: Flume at St. Jerome’s Laneway Music Fest 2013

If you were at the first edition of St. Jerome’s Laneway Fest in September, you probably wouldn’t have easily been able to pick out Harley Streten aka Australian producer Flume. The rising musician graced the Meadowbrook Music Festival grounds with a sly smile, quiet manner and hoodie that understated his global success. With a number […]

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Interview: Tim Sweetwood – Talent Buyer at Masquerade and Sweetwood Presents

Before I knew I was moving back to Michigan, I was able to interview talent buyer Tim Sweetwood. You know all of those awesome indie, rock, dance and metal acts you’ve seen in Old Fourth Ward? It’s likely Tim brought those acts to the Masquerade. Aside from shows and festivals, Tim is the catalyst behind […]