Category Archives: Interviews

Dryjacket performs Latchkey acoustic

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New Jersey’s Dryjacket, the latest addition the the Hopeless Records roster, have done an acoustic session for their song “Latchkey“. Watch front man Joe Junod perform the song in his apartment after the jump. Continue reading

PEARS perform acoustic song “I Am A Malcontent”

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We did not see this coming either, but the New Orleans punks of PEARS have done an acoustic session for Pink Carpet Sessions on their tour with Red City Radio. Watch “I Am A Malcontent” below!
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Vans Warped announce Acoustic Basement line-up

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Vans Warped Tour has announced the line-up for the Acoustic Basement Stage for 2015. Among founder Brian Marquis are Aaron West and the Roaring TwentiesSpeak Low If You Speak Love and many more. More details below.

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Interview What’s Eating Gilbert: “I do not have to be deep”

banner What's Eating GilbertIt has been quiet around the What’s Eating Gilbert camp with the release of a new New Found Glory record. Still, Chad Gilbert is always doing something. We sat down with the guitarist before the New Found Glory concert in Utrecht to tell us more. Continue reading

Interview Brian Marquis: “Raw and honest simplicity”

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What started out as an extra stage at the Vans Warped Tour, has evolved into a tour that stands on its own. And with the Acoustic Basement Tour in the United Kingdom just around the corner, we felt we had to have a chat with its founder and producer Brian Marquis, who will be sharing the stage with Geoff Rickly, Koji and Rob Lynch.

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Groezrock Acoustic Punk Meeting photos

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On the day before Groezrock, North Empire Bookings put on the third Acoustic Punk Meeting at the camping site. Many people played some songs on a stage of two beer crates, including Lagwagon’s Joey Cape and Russ Rankin of Good Riddance. Here are some photo’s. Enjoy! Continue reading

Interview Hans Maes: “It’s refreshing next to all the guitar violence”

This year, Groezrock also has an Acoustic Stage on the festival! Some of the bands/acts that are playing are Yellowcard, Jonah MatrangaFace Tomorrow and Dave Hause. Next to that, North Empire Bookings has organised an Acoustic Punk Meeting on the camping on the day before (27 April). Enough reason for us to talk to Hans Maes, the big boss of Groezrock. Continue reading