Archive for the 'Interview' Category

Interview: Erin Osmon (“Jason Molina – Riding with the Ghost”).

Friday, July 7th, 2017

Erin Osmon interview While on tour with Songs: Molina – A Memorial Electric Co., author Erin Osmon visited WPRB to discuss her biography of Jason Molina. This hour-long piece combines discussion about Molina’s life with selections from both the Songs: Ohia and Magnolia Electric Co. catalogues. Songs heard during our conversation: Songs: Ohia – “Farewell […]

Interview: Joe Steinhardt from Don Giovanni Records.

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Joe Steinhardt interview I had a chance to speak at length with Joe Steinhardt from Don Giovanni Records about this weekend’s New Alternative Music Festival, featuring 40+ bands across Friday and Saturday at Convention Hall in Asbury Park. Here are the four songs heard during our conversation: Screaming Females – Ripe – Rose Mountain P.S. […]

Interview: Tom Scharpling.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Tom Scharpling interview The entirety of my 12.3.14 radio show (save a Game Theory song and a Real Numbers tune) was a conversation with Tom Scharpling of The Best Show. It streams above. I forgot to take a picture while Tom visited WPRB so the above December 2010 shot will have to do! Tweet

Interview: Eleventh Dream Day.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Eleventh Dream Day interview This is a February 1990 interview with Baird Figi and Rick Rizzo from Eleventh Dream Day conducted on WPRB by “Cousin Dave.” Digitized and re-worked by Jon Solomon. Songs heard: “Between Here & There,” “Love To Hate To Love” & “Teenage Pin Queen.” All three tracks come off the album “Beet,” […]

Interview: Kinski.

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

Kinski interview This is an interview from the April 17th, 2013 show with one of my favorites, the rock band Kinski. Check out their new album “Cosy Moments,” which came out last week on Kill Rock Stars. Kinski – “Conflict Free Diamonds” – Cosy Moments SEGMENT ONE Kinski – “The Party That You Know Will […]

Interview: “Couldn’t You Wait?” director Seth Pomeroy.

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Seth Pomeroy interview This is an interview from the March 27th, 2013 show with director Seth Pomeroy of the recently released documentary Couldn’t You Wait? The Story Of Silkworm. Silkworm – “Couldn’t You Wait?” – Libertine SEGMENT ONE Silkworm – “Treat The New Guy Right” – Lifestyle SEGMENT TWO Silkworm – “Pilot” – In The […]

This Wednesday night! An interview with “Couldn’t You Wait” director Seth Pomeroy!

Monday, March 25th, 2013

After a two week hiatus I’m back on 103.3 fm WPRB this Wednesday night and I’ve got a special program in store! I’ll be interviewing director Seth Pomeroy about his documentary Couldn’t You Wait?: The Story Of Silkworm. Nearly seven years in the making, Pomeroy’s tremendous film about one of America’s great rock bands (which […]

Interview: Mission Of Burma

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

Mission Of Burma interview This is an interview from the September 12th, 2012 show with Clint Conley, Roger Miller, Peter Prescott and Bob Weston of the rock band Mission Of Burma. Mission Of Burma – “Secrets” – Versus SEGMENT ONE Mission Of Burma – “The Setup” – OnOffOn Mission Of Burma – “Hunt Again” – […]

Mission Of Burma interview this Wednesday!

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Listen to 103.3 fm WPRB on Wednesday, September 12th at 8:00 pm ET as I’ll present an interview with Fire recording artist and long-time favorite Mission Of Burma. I caught the four members of Burma – Roger Miller, Clint Conley, Peter Prescott and Bob Weston – in their dressing room at Union Transfer last week […]

Interview: Tony Rettman

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

Tony Rettman interview An interview with author Tony Rettman about his new book “Why Be Something That You’re Not: Detroit Hardcore 1979-85.” Songs: Negative Approach – Why Be Something That You’re Not? – Total Recall The Pagans – Six & Change – The Pink Album Negative Approach – Genocide – 1981 demo Laughing Hyenas – […]