Interview with CFM
Jul13

Interview with CFM

Interview with CFM Written by Amanda Poznyakov Have you ever met an artist who believes in what he creates? With his new album, Dichotomy Desaturated, Charles Moothart, also known as CFM, gives music lovers a chance to feel when they listen. The California based artist grew up around music, which shows his passion in the lyrics he writes. I was able to talk to Charles about his new album, current tour, and the impact his music is...

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One Wanted: Interview with Ian Jacobs of Monograms
Apr24

One Wanted: Interview with Ian Jacobs of Monograms

One Wanted: Interview with Ian Jacobs of Monograms Written by Kyle Nutter Photography by Rick Perez   Knowing that our environment shapes us is like knowing that we need oxygen to breathe. It’s knowledge of things we cannot change. For instance, if one lived in the middle of Kansas on a farm, it’s safe to say that individual will know how to erect a cattle fence. It’s not that s/he started out to understand...

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Interview with Dead Leaf Echo
Apr17

Interview with Dead Leaf Echo

Interview with Dead Leaf Echo Written by Rick Perez Photography by Michael Cooper Over the past three years, the Brooklyn shoe gaze band, Dead Leaf Echo, have been on multiple tours, supporting legends like Psychedelic Furs and Modern English.  In just a few weeks, these tour veterans will be embarking on a European adventure, playing at the best clubs and bars the continent has to offer.  BoC caught them before their departure and...

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Winstons: Won’t Stop, Even When They Drop
Mar17

Winstons: Won’t Stop, Even When They Drop

Winstons: Won’t Stop, Even When They Drop Written by Caroline Berg Photographs by Rick Perez A young, self-taught drummer starts working at a bar. The bartender looks up and says, “Hey, let’s get together in a garage sometime and jam.” Bad joke and imprecise quotation aside, this is how Winstons – a Brooklyn-based rock ‘n’ roll duo named after a pack of cigarettes – got its start. “It felt very destined,” the drummer, Ben Brock...

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Kane Strang: Thoughtfully Going with the Flow
Mar08

Kane Strang: Thoughtfully Going with the Flow

Kane Strang: Thoughtfully Going with the Flow Written by Caroline Berg Photographs by Ighor Melo   Kane Strang didn’t think a career in music was an option, especially since his dad was in a band. “His career was starting to go well, and then he had me,” Strang told me over the phone. He laughed, presumably out of guilt. “I guess I thought most the time that sort of thing happens, you know?” the 24-year-old New Zealand native...

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Punk is More than Callouses: Interview with Grim Streaker
Feb01

Punk is More than Callouses: Interview with Grim Streaker

Punk is More than Callouses Written by Kyle Nutter Photographs by Rick Perez (All opinions and subliminal messaging portrayed in this article are entirely the author’s. They do not represent Grim Streaker or its members’ viewpoints.) Grim Streaker played their fifth show ever at Alphaville in Brooklyn for their first single release. They played the same day as the Women’s March. There isn’t any correlation between these two events....

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