Category: Interview

SuperGlu Interview at SXSW 2017 (Tan The Man)

Interview: SuperGlu at SXSW Music Festival 2017

During the most intimate of moments, people let you in on the secret to what inspires them. Earlier this year in Austin, Texas at South by Southwest, guitarist Alex Brown of British punk pop quartet SuperGlu let me in on the band’s secret: pesto. Yes, pesto—the umami-packed sauce—is literally the main ingredient to SuperGlu’s success. “I eat pesto a lot,”… Read more →

Little Hurricane (photo: Cory Piehowicz)

Interview: San Diego Alt-Blues Duo Little Hurricane

The origin story of alt-blues duo Little Hurricane never gets old. In 2010, drummer Celeste “CC” Spina put out a musicians-only ad on Craigslist. Anthony “Tone” Catalano responded, and the two started making music and performing together. Two LPs and one covers album later, the San Diego now-married duo releases its third album Same Sun Same Moon in a few… Read more →

Diamond Thug Interview at SXSW Music Festival 2017 (Tan The Man)

Interview: South Africa’s Indie Rock Quartet Diamond Thug Soaks Up First SXSW and Readies Debut Album

Even in its 31st installment, South by Southwest is still a big deal for many music artists, especially to those invited for the first time. For indie rock band Diamond Thug, there was no doubt about traveling to Austin, Texas and performing at SXSW. “We had to do it,” emphasized lead singer Chantel van T. Even before confirming the trip… Read more →