Although this collaboration is their first, Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett seemed innately connected on stage as they traded off gnarled guitar riffs and deadpan deliveries of their stream of consciousness style lyrics at the Orpheum in LA.
We had a chance to catch up with the golden voice behind The She’s, Hannah Valente, to hear more about the band’s early years, musical influences and how they “brushed off the haters” to pave their own way through an industry that tried to tear them down
Eagerly anticipating his set at Fun Fun Fun Fest, Mikal Cronin took a second to share some insight about playing a big festival versus a small venue, and how he can't wait to see his buddies Fuzz play next weekend.
Fast-paced, ceaseless instrumentals in true sand-in-your-toes surf punk style is the name of the game for the Portland, Oregon trio known as Guantanamo Baywatch. But what happens when an established soundsation steps out of its cozy genre standards?