Interviews

2016 Artist Survey: C Duncan

Duncan on Trump, Brexit, Scary Movies, First Kisses, Stranger Things, and Self-Driving Cars

Feb 28, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Scotland's C Duncan (aka Chris Duncan). More

2016 Artist Survey: Oli Bayston of Boxed In

Bayston on Trump, David Bowie, Prince, Leonard Cohen, Scary Movies, and First Kisses

Feb 28, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Greta Morgan of Springtime Carnivore

Morgan on Trump, Rock 'n' Roll Clichés, Spotify Earnings, First Kisses, and Scary Movies

Feb 27, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Eric Pulido of Midlake and BNQT

Pulido on Trump, Scary Movies, Self-Driving Cars, Stranger Things, and First Kisses

Feb 27, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Michael Collins of Drugdealer

Collins on Bowie and Prince, Scary Movies, Self-Driving Cars, the Democratic Party, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Feb 27, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Jenn Wasner of Wye Oak and Flock of Dimes

Wasner on Trump, Brexit, Scary Movies, Memorable Fan Encounters, and Elementary School

Feb 24, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Justin Lockey of Minor Victories and Editors

Lockey on Trump, Brexit, Scary Movies, and Friends

Feb 23, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, More

2016 Artist Survey: Haley Bonar

Bonar on the Election, Sharon Jones, Scary Movies, Memorable Fan Encounters, First Kisses, and Her Favorite Films

Feb 23, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Teleman

Hiro Amamiya, Pete Cattermoul, and Thomas Sanders on Trump, Brexit, Scary Movies, and Stranger Things

Feb 22, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Drew MacFarlane of Glass Animals

MacFarlane on Trump, Brexit, Scary Movies, Vivid Dreams, the Democratic Party, and Stranger Things

Feb 21, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Robyn Hitchcock

Hitchcock on Trump, Artificial Intelligence, Scary Movies, Brexit, and Stranger Things

Feb 21, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Robyn HitchcockMore

2016 Artist Survey: Living Hour

Gil Carroll, Alex Chochinov, Sam Sarty, and Adam Soloway on Trump, News Sources, and Favorite Movies

Feb 21, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Tim Burgess of The Charlatans

Burgess on Trump, Brexit, Scary Movies, Memorable Fan Encounters, Time Travel, and Stranger Things

Feb 20, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Tim Burgess of The Charlatans. More

2016 Artist Survey: Ezra Furman

Furman on Trump, First Kisses, Scary Movies, Elementary School, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Feb 20, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Ezra Furman. Furman's last full-length was 2015's Perpetual Motion People, but in 2016 he released the Big Fugitive Life EP on Bella Union.

2016 Artist Survey: James Chapman and Polly Scattergood of onDeadWaves

Chapman and Scattergood on Trump, Scary Movies, Friends, and the Zombie Apocalypse

Feb 20, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Lucy Dacus

Dacus on Trump, Scary Movies, First Kisses, Friends, Bowie and Prince, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Feb 17, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Miki Berenyi of Lush

Berenyi on Trump, Brexit, Self-Driving Cars, Scary Movies, Parenting, and Her Favorite Movie

Feb 16, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Billie Marten

Marten on 2016's Best Albums, Bowie, Brexit, Vivid Dreams, First Kisses, and Scary Movies

Feb 15, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Billie MartenMore

2016 Artist Survey: Matthew Iwanusa of Caveman

Iwanusa on Trump, How Bowie Helped His Friend, First Kisses, Practical Jokes, and the Zombie Apocalypse

Feb 14, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Nick Thorburn of Islands

Thorburn on 2016's Best Albums, Trump, Memorable Fan Encounters, First Kisses, and Scary Movies

Feb 14, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: John Paul Pitts of Surfer Blood

Pitts on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, Protest Music, Memorable Fan Encounters, and Scary Movies

Feb 13, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Brandon Welchez of Crocodiles

Welchez on Trump and the Election, Moving to Mexico, Brexit, and Self-Driving Cars

Feb 13, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: The Dears

Murray Lightburn and Natalia Yanchak on 2016's Best Albums, Trump, Prince, Memorable Fan Encounters, and Fake Band Names

Feb 09, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Billy Fleming of Hockey Dad

Fleming on 2016's Best Albums, Memorable Fan Encounters, First Kisses, and Scary Movies

Feb 09, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Billy Fleming of Hockey DadMore

2016 Artist Survey: Faris Badwan of The Horrors and Cat’s Eyes

Badwan on 2016's Best Albums, Scary Movies, First Kisses, Time Travel, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Feb 08, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: EZTV

Shane O'Connell, Michael Stasiak, and Ezra Tenenbaum on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, Stranger Things, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Feb 08, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Shane O'Connell, Michael Stasiak, and Ezra Tenenbaum of New York band EZTV. More

2016 Artist Survey: Ellery James Roberts of Lost Under Heaven (LUH)

Roberts on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, Brexit, First Kisses, and Scary Movies

Feb 07, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: The Range

James Hinton on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, Self-Driving Cars, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Feb 06, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from James Hinton, who records as The RangeMore

2016 Artist Survey: Duncan Wallis of Dutch Uncles

Wallis on Trump and the Election, Brexit, Bowie and Prince, First Kisses, and Scary Movies

Feb 03, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Duncan Wallis of Dutch UnclesMore

2016 Artist Survey: Tim Kasher of Cursive

Kasher on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, Stranger Things, Friends, Obama, and Scary Movies

Feb 02, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz and Sad13

Dupuis on 2016's Best Albums, Trump, First Kisses, Friends, Stranger Things, and Scary Movies

Feb 01, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Kristina “Teeny” Lieberson of TEEN

Lieberson on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, First Kisses, Brexit, Friends, and Scary Movies

Jan 31, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Johan Angergård of Club 8, Djustin, and The Legends

Angergård on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, and Leonard Cohen

Jan 30, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Jessica Zambri of Mass Gothic, Solvey, and Zambri

Zambri on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, Bowie and Prince, and Scary Movies

Jan 26, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Sarah Barthel of Phantogram

Barthel on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, First Kisses, Stranger Things, and Scary Movies

Jan 25, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Sarah Barthel of Phantogram (the duo also features Josh Carter).  More

2016 Artist Survey: Annelotte de Graaf of Amber Arcades

De Graaf on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, First Kisses, Self-Driving Cars, and Scary Movies

Jan 24, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Dutch musician Annelotte de Graaf, who records as Amber ArcadesMore

2016 Artist Survey: Harry Burgess of Adult Jazz

Burgess on 2016's Best Albums, the Election, Recurring Dreams, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Jan 23, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Harry Burgess of Adult Jazz. More

2016 Artist Survey: Katie Stelmanis of Austra

Stelmanis on 2016’s Best Albums, Trump and the Election, First Kisses, Self-Driving Cars, and Scary Movies

Jan 20, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Katie Stelmanis of AustraMore

2016 Artist Survey: Maria Taylor

Taylor on 2016's Best Albums, the Election, First Kisses, Scary Movies, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Jan 19, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Maria TaylorMore

2016 Artist Survey: David Best of Fujiya & Miyagi

Best on 2016's Best Albums, the Election, Brexit, David Bowie, Prince, Leonard Cohen, Self-Driving Cars, and Scary Movies

Jan 18, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Max Bloom of Yuck

Bloom on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, Time Travel, First Kisses, Best Band Names, and Scary Movies

Jan 17, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Max Bloom of London four-piece YuckMore

2016 Artist Survey: Anders Rhedin of Dinner

Rhedin on the Election, Leonard Cohen, First Kisses, and Friends

Jan 13, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. More

2016 Artist Survey: Michael Lovett of NZCA Lines

Lovett on 2016's Best Albums, Trump and the Election, Brexit, Bowie and Prince, First Kisses, and Scary Movies

Jan 05, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More

2016 Artist Survey: Drew Citron of Beverly

Citron on Trump and the Election, Brexit, Bowie, Self-Driving Cars, First Kisses, and Practical Jokes

Jan 04, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More