interviews

Jodie Humphries Final Interview - February 2014

Jodie Humphries Final Interview - February 2014

By Karen Cousins

With Live-Music-Scene sadly coming to an end after seven years of gig reviews, album reviews and interviews, I turned the tables and quizzed its creator and editor Jodie Humphries on all things LMS. ...

Diving Bell Interview - February 2014

Diving Bell Interview - February 2014

By Jeffrey Phillip Wielandt

Diving Bell started in late 2012 from the dregs of a previous band Nick (drums) and I (guitar) were in called Fair Weather Fiends. We found a shared interest in Minus the Bear, odd meters and (at least for us) demanding parts to play. After determining that Nick could not realistically play bass parts on a keyboard with his left hand ...

Cursor Major Interview - February 2014

Cursor Major Interview - February 2014

By John Simon Ritchie

Give us a brief potted history of the band I (Andy Norton) was a member of the John Peel-championed band the Crimea and occasional guitarist/bassist for Charlotte Hatherley (Ash). Cursor Major's initial material was largely written in the basement of the Bristol Backpacker hostel and recorded in various bedsits ...

Oxygen Thief Interview - January 2013

Oxygen Thief Interview - January 2013

By Jodie Humphries

There are many musicians that I have been proud of over the course of Live-Music-Scene, but none as much as Oxygen Thief, when I heard that he had joined the ranks at XtraMile with the likes of Frank Turner, Jim Lockey, Jamie Lenman and Ben Marwood. Not only has Live-Music-Scene got a long history with Mr Barry Dolan, but I have personally been able to call ...

Heaven's Basement Interview - December 2013

Heaven's Basement Interview - December 2013

By Duncan Everson

Heaven's Basement are ending a very busy year by supporting Black Veil Brides on the European leg of their latest tour and releasing the Special Edition of their debut full-length album 'Filthy Empire'. With a headline UK tour booked for March next year (including playing The Fleece on the 25th) it seemed a good time for Live-Music-Scene to speak to singer ...