'Interviews'

Interview: Pelican

Interview: Pelican

Ahead of their upcoming Australian tour, Pelican bassist Bryan Herweg talks with Matthew Tomich about Forever Becoming, a new EP and what it means to be heavy. There’s this unspoken expectation placed upon the majority of metal bands that they must put heaviness at...

Interview: Doctopus

Interview: Doctopus

By Rich Moore The wobbegong, a carpet shark endemic to our coasts, is a shy, slightly bewildering creature known for its bottom dwelling tendencies. Such a harmless piece of sea life seems an odd choice for...

Interview: High on Fire

Interview: High on Fire

Ahead of sludge metal heavyweights High on Fire’s first headline show in Perth next week, bassist Jeff Matz talks to Matthew Tomich about legacy, sobriety and album number seven. John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats wrote...

Interview: Crimson ProjeKCt

Interview: Crimson ProjeKCt

Ahead of his show with Crimson ProjeKCt next week, longtime King Crimson guitarist Adrian Belew talks to Matthew Tomich about Flux, his legacy and the future of King Crimson. It’s hard to know where to start with...

Interview: Something for Kate

Interview: Something for Kate

Staying power is a rarity in music these days, but if any Australian band’s proven that they’re in it for the long haul, it’s Something for Kate. Starting at the ripe age of 19, the trio...

Interview: Earth

Interview: Earth

Ahead of their forthcoming Australian tour, Dylan Carlson of drone pioneers Earth talks with Matthew Tomich about his health, new music and scoring films. Much like the music he’s been making for the last quarter-century, Dylan...

Interview: San Cisco

Interview: San Cisco

Interview by Kershia Wong WA’s home grown talent, SAN CISCO, may feel like they’ve been missing in action of late, but the well loved WA quartet have actually been hibernating, in anticipation of a new album...

Interview: Gary Numan

Interview: Gary Numan

Ahead of his Australian tour this month, electronic pioneer Gary Numan talks to Rich Moore about depression, ‘Cars’ and the looming shadow of his legacy. The gentle London accent comes soft and measured down the line: “Yeah, that’s...

Interview: Chris Del Rio of Implants

Interview: Chris Del Rio of Implants

Ahead of their appearance at the third iteration of Hits & Pits, Chris Del Rio of hardcore supergroup Implants talks with Rich Moore about touring, crowds and the realities of being punk rock in 2014. Chris Del...

Interview: perth

Interview: perth

Little known micro-symphony  perth are an unconventional nonetheless humble example of what it means to be musicians with limited online presence, blurred promo shots and an almost un-Googleable name. Jessica Tucker had a chat with songwriter...