Exclusive Interview: Kicks N Licks

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Kicks N Licks, a San Diego-based duo, has been keeping their fans busy as they release new track after track. They released their Kicks N Licks remix of Ember Island’s cover of The Weeknd’s “I Can’t Feel My Face” earlier this  month, and just released their ID Mix 2016 last week. I got the chance to chat with the…

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MyStro presents Storylines – Orjan Nilsen

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Welcome to the rebirth of an old friend! The MyStro Storylines Show is now simply MyStro presents Storylines – an interview series focused on dance music culture from the perspective of your favorite producers and deejays. For this first episode, I touched base with Orjan Nilsen, the Trance and House producer from Norway – the…

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Keepin’ the Funk Alive – An Interview with Monophonics

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  Monophonics are an analog band in a digital world. Eschewing your typical pop formula in favor of soul stirring ballads that hearken back to the golden years of funk, the band makes honest music with an old school bent that still manages to sound hip in this day and age. Embarking on a European…

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Lost In The Music and The Journey – An Interview with Lostly

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After a recent stop in San Diego during the latest Lucent event, we were able to sit down and discuss the culture of Trance music and the direction forward for one Andre Frauenstein, aka Lostly.  Exploring topics ranging from who Andre is to his outlook and hard work within the back-end of the industry via…

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Trance – A Genre Alive – An Interview With Ian Standerwick and Indecent Noise

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Ian Standerwick and Indecent Noise, aka Aleksander Stawierej, recently swung down to San Diego, CA in support of the inaugural Lucent event at Somewhere Loud.  Both were kind enough to sit down with me for a joint interview on topics ranging from the artists themselves, perceptions about the industry, and the insane goals they have creatively. So, let’s…

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Exclusive interview: Sava & Razz

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DJ duo Sava and Razz were not only popular with their many fellow Penn State festivalgoers, but they were a hit with the entire Abroadfest crowd. The guys closed down the Day Rage Party following AlunaGeorge, and also closed out the final set of Abroadfest 2015 after Cedric Gervais. Sava and Razz aka Christian Petredis and…

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Exclusive interview: AlunaGeorge

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I got to catch up with Aluna Francis of AlunaGeorge after her set at Abroadfest’s Day Rage party at Shoko Nightclub in Barcelona. She was down-to-earth and really chill, and she even offered me a glass of tequila apple juice. As a girl interested in music and how people break into the scene, the interview…

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MartyParty at Neumos in Seattle – Exclusive Interview

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The other night I had a chance to catch up with MartyParty before his set at Neumos in Seattle. MartyParty, a South African native and current Miami resident has been touring and churning out album after album for the past ten years. In the dimly lit green room of Neumos, with the muffled sounds of Woolfy…

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Five questions with Borgeous

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I remember being super excited when I learned that Borgeous was coming to Tokyo this past January to spin at Ele Tokyo. I have to admit, I surprised myself by acting like a total fan girl, and was ecstatic that we even got to meet him after his set. This month, I had the pleasure…

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Exclusive interview: Dzeko & Torres

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On the first night of Abroadfest, I got the opportunity to meet up with DJ duo Dzeko and Torres. Hailing from Toronto, Julian Dzeko and Luis Torres are making a name for themselves, playing shows worldwide. Check out my interview with the guys, and don’t forget to check out the new official music video for…

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