Whitehorse play The Winspear tonight. Luke and Melissa stopped by to talk about their new album, share some rockstar parenting tips, and reveal the origin of the group’s namesake.
Archive for Interviews
I got a hold of Peter Dreimanis of July Talk while the band was touring in Germany, to talk about the big March Madness of SONiC 2015 win:
Of Monsters and Men are set to release their highly anticipated 2nd album on June 9th. Its called “Beneath The Skin.” Singer Nanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir (say that 10 times fast) called into Sonic to chat about getting noticed outside of her home country of Iceland, and the brand new album. Take a listen:
Last week, I got a hilarious random wrong number text from someone going into labour. So, I called to congratulate her on the new baby. Listen below!
SONiC Band of the Month Zerbin called the show to talk about what’s in store for tonight’s showcase.
Remember right after “…Like Clockwork” came out, and Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme was telling us how they couldn’t wait to get back into the studio to record the next one? Welllllll, turns out that plan has changed a little bit.
Bassist Mikey ‘Shoes’ Shuman told GigWise, “We were eager because we were in a good spot, having fun and the record had done really well. But we decided to take a break because we had been going so hard for so long, and we really worked on that record for a long time. It’s not like we’re sick of each other and don’t want to do it – it’s just better to step back for a second and come back once the world has had a little bit of a break from you.”
Hey, remember that time QOTSA came and talked to us? That was pretty cool.
Hamilton golden boys Arkells dropped by the SONiC Booster Juice Listener Lounge on February 26 to play hits of their new album, High Noon! Check out ‘Leather Jacket’.
Danielle & Drew of Dear Rouge stopped by before their SOLD OUT show with Arkells to chat about going home to Red Deer, what it’s REALLY like being signed to a major label, and wearing cowboy boots with sweatpants. Check it out below, then pre-order their new album Black to Gold, out March 30th!
Walk The Moon are very much a young band. They’ve only been together for a few years and just a couple weeks ago released their 2nd full length record. The bands bass player, Kevin Ray, recently called in to Sonic…