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Carbon Leaf’s Terry Clark Interview

A fun interview with Terry Clark of Carbon Leaf

I caught up with Carbon Leaf’s Terry Clark before the band’s recent show at a packed Social in downtown Orlando. As the band was preparing to embark on yet another Rock Boat excursion, we had a chance for a quick fun interview with the gregarious guitarist.

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First To Fall – JANANI

JANANI Releases “First To Fall”

JANANI’s new single, “First To Fall”, is out today, Friday 2/3. The song is a scorching rocker that provides a great glimpse into what this dynamic Orlando band is all about.  We chatted with the band about the song. Check out what they had to share and then give “First To Fall” a listen or twelve.

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Meet Orlando’s JANANI

Janani LogoThey’re a talented rock group from Orlando just bursting with potential and are on the cusp of releasing a fantastic new track “First To Fall.”  The song features scorching guitar riffs, thunderous drums and rock solid bass, but is highlighted by the powerful soulful vocals from Janani.  We’ll share the single right here on release day, Friday, February 3rd.  In the meantime, let’s meet the band.

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Hey Mercedes’ Damon Atkinson Chats

Hey Mercedes’ Damon Atkinson Interview

22619-everynight-fire-worksHey Mercedes is in the midst of a nice resurgence in popularity, as they prepare to cruise into Orlando for a very special night of Alternative rock on this Friday, August 12th. Learn about their favorite Orlando ritual, who the vinyl nerd in the band is, and when you can expect new music from the guys…

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All of Our Warped Tour Covearge Links

Vans Warped Tour 2016 LogoThe Vans Warped Tour still has another three weeks of killer shows planned, but we are all out of material. This year was our first Warped Tour, and we loved it, as you can see in the attached links. Interviews, Photos, Tips, Reviews, and more…

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Warped Tour Interviews: Dash Ten

Dash Ten Interview

“The Army’s been great and I would never try to subtract this chapter from my life, and it’s been a really great chapter…”

Corrin Campbell Dash Ten Warped TourThere are not many groups of individuals who I generally have more respect for than aspiring musicians, but one of those groups are the men and women who serve in our Armed Forces.  When I learned about Dash Ten and their blending of both traits, I was instantly drawn to the band.  Before their fun pop rock set at Vans Warped Tour, I sat down with lead singer and bassist Corrin Campbell to learn more about the band, the US Army, her mentors, and purple hair… shocking, bright, purple hair…

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Vans Warped Tour Interviews: Ghost Town

Ghost Town Interview: Kevin McCullough imploring Warped Tour crowd. Photo by Jackie Creedon.
Kevin McCullough imploring the Vans Warped Tour crowd. Photo by Jackie Creedon.

Ghost Town Interview

When I saw the Vans Warped Tour lineup reveal a few months ago at Full Sail University, one of the bands I was most interested in seeing was GHOST TOWN.  As luck would have it, the quirky last minute scheduling practice on the tour cost me that opportunity, as I was committed to interviewing another band at that time, but a few hours later, the tables were reversed and I got a chance to talk with singer Kevin McCullough and guitarist Alix Koochaki about their friends  on tour, their Ghostly fans, and their distinctive marriage of visual and audible art.

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Vans Warped Tour Interviews: Young Guns

Gus Wood Interview – Young Guns

“Good music isn’t quantifiable by how many people are watching, it’s quantified by how good the music is.” – Gustav Wood, Young Guns

Gus Wood of Young Guns entertaining the Orlando Warped Tour crowd.
Gus Wood of Young Guns entertaining the Orlando Warped Tour crowd.

A few hours before they took the stage for a late afternoon set at the Orlando Vans Warped Tour stop, I had a chance to sit down backstage and chat a little bit with frontman Gus Wood from Young Guns. He’s a super-friendly artist with a refreshing outlook on the music scene. Check out the second of five Warped Tour conversations, in our week of Warped Tour interviews.

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