Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Dermot Kennedy

Dermot Kennedy

Interview by Alicia Atout | @AliciaAtout During his latest visit to Toronto, I had the pleasure of speaking with Irish singer-songwriter Dermot Kennedy to dive into his latest single release Lost. Check out the conversation as we also discuss keeping musical gems a secret, writing emotional songs, and

You’ve GOT to Hear This: Wye Oak – “Shriek”

Wye Oak

When I first heard that Wye Oak’s new album, Shriek, would be a lot less guitar-centred and more electronic than their previous releases, I was a little anxious; Jenn’s guitar playing in some of the band’s older tracks (Civilian, in particular) was easily my favorite thing about the band and

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Wye Oak

Wye Oak

Baltimore indie folk-rock duo Wye Oak is comprised of Andy Stack and Jenn Wasner. Together, the band recently released their fourth studio album Shriek on April 29th (via Merge Records). Before its release, the lovely Jenn Wasner took the time to speak with us about onomatopoeia, evolving as a band, punk-funk