Arak James released my favorite country album of 2020. Chances are you might have missed the limited pressing of Hack the Planet into World Pieces, but luckily for you the whole thing is on bandcamp. You may recognize James as an integral member of both Glue and Institute, and Hack the Planet is some ofContinue reading “ARAK JAMES INTERVIEW”


Ah yes, the mandatory year end list, and right on time at that. Below you’ll find my top releases of 2020 with absolutely no explanation given as to why. New interviews coming soon, cool? Yves Tumor – Heaven to a Tortured Mind Arak James – Hack the Planet into World Pieces Romero – Honey /Continue reading “CRUNCHY MAG 2020 TOP TEN”

Riley Gale Interview, 2014

Riley Gale from the band Power Trip was a larger than life figure in the underground music scene who passed away earlier this week. I called him up for an interview in 2014 and he obliged, answering my semi-loaded questions about hip hop and hardcore, questions I half knew the answer to already. Years laterContinue reading “Riley Gale Interview, 2014”