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Interview: The Everymen’s Mike V Tells Us How He Really Feels

One thing Mike V of The Everymen doesn’t do is pull his punches. That shouldn’t be surprising. The Everymen are a good, old, no nonsense, New Jersey rock and roll band. They bring a passion to their live shows that [...]

March 11, 2013 Cool Dad Music, Features, Interviews
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Less Than 10 Questions With Erika Simonian Of Little Silver

Erika Simonian, like me, grew up in Little Silver, NJ.  We’re both products of the fine, suburban Little Silver School system; and we both graduated, just two years apart, from Red Bank Regional High School.  I eventually came back to [...]

March 6, 2013 Cool Dad Music, Features, Interviews

6 Questions With Angie Sugrim (The Obvious) About V-Day.org And Punks For Progress

  On Valentines Day, SIMGE reported upon a musical compilation to raise funds for V-Day.org and awareness about the abuse of women’s rights titled Punks For Progress. This movement to end violence against women of all cultures and demographics is the [...]

February 26, 2013 Features, Interviews

6 Questions With Brick+Mortar, Headlining Asbury Lanes On Saturday With Kid Is Qual, Schoolly D, Teeel

While en route to the City Of Brotherly Love on Wednesday night for a mini festival of sorts with Ruby The Hatchet and more, Brandon Asraf and John Tacon of Asbury Park’s own Brick+Mortar were gracious enough to risk their [...]

February 15, 2013 Features, Interviews
Those Mockingbirds

Interview: Adam Bird (Those Mockingbirds) Discusses A New Album, Danny Elfman & Proper Musical Parenting

While the wheels of my mind spin in an attempt to generate a lead to this feature, the obvious point of attack is to ask yourself why? Why is it necessary to paint this blank canvas with a portrait of [...]

January 28, 2013 Features, Interviews

Interview – My Jerusalem

A little over a week ago we featured the fantastic Austin, TX based My Jerusalem in the SIMGE Spotlight. We recently got founder/singer Jeff Klein to tell us all about the band’s process in recording their latest LP Preachers, and to [...]

October 15, 2012 Features, Interviews

9 Questions With Soupergroove Founder And Turtle Soup Front-man Jeff Mahajan

Chris Rotolo: Let’s start at the beginning…How’d this whole idea came about? Jeff Mahajan: We’d been traveling for years playing festivals all over the Northeast. We were driving four and five hours away to play these sets because there was nothing [...]

September 24, 2012 Features, Interviews

12 Question With Kid Is Qual’s Jon Sullivan

Since departing from Jacks Mannequin in 2010, Jon “Dr. J” Sullivan has decked music clubs, quaked basements, and shared a Colorado stage with the late, great, WEEN on New Year’s Eve 2011 while fronting the double-bass Dance-Punk juggernaut known as Kid [...]

July 18, 2012 Features, Interviews
Little Jimmy

A Conversation With Little Jimmy Lawroski

Last week Matt Ascone caught up with the brightest burgeoning Rock N’ Roll star of  the scene, Little Jimmy Lawroski, to discuss the teenage axe-wielder’s first Stone Pony appearance at the age of nine, how hearing simple chords strummed by [...]

July 17, 2012 Features, Interviews

Interview: Eli Maiman of Walk the Moon

As part of our lead up coverage to the Firefly Music Festival taking place in Dover, Delaware from July 20th to the 22nd, SIMGE recently spoke with guitarist Eli Maiman of Walk the Moon. Catch their set Friday on The Porch [...]

July 16, 2012 Features, Interviews