The rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle isn’t all trashing hotel rooms and crowd surfing (though there is a lot of that). Musicians are sensitive souls and are often just as lost as you or me. Maybe even more so.
Tune-Up is about getting to know these rockers. In candid interviews, they share their music and explore what it means to them. Check out the list below and get to know your new favorite band.
“I was thinking, ‘am I the last Iranian to set foot in America?’”
These gritty New Yorkers whirl up a chaotic tornado of powerful punk & dirty garage rock that’ll rattle your brain.
An interview filled with British humor and sarcasm about some of the craziest music out in the world today.
Their mantra, “let’s burn this fucker down” is a perfect summation of their fuzzed out dark and heavy rock.
We chat with drummer Danny Wagner about their new and old material, becoming rock stars overnight and social media trolls.
Or so they’re hoping—we chat with guitarist Matt Williams about Elon Musk, The Office and Interplanetary Falcon Rock.
We chat with GRLwood—who are fighting heteronormativity in the heart of Kentucky and they’re weapon of choice is catchy punk rock.
I met up with NY-based musician Matt Stevenson in Ridgewood, Queens to chat about his new project Jane Church.
The NYC band of falafel rockers bring glitter, punk rock and chaos to every show they play—did we mention glitter?
Though the song about smoke breaks is what put them on the map, they’ve been working hard on big and better things.