In our interview, drummer Ray Mazza, bassist David Sutkin, and guitarist Ben Curtis say they let their instruments do the talking since their band doesn’t have a singer but that doesn’t mean Apollo’s Ghost veers into “jam band” territory.
London Plane’s debut release, “New York Howl” is an edgy examination of modern life — partly inspired by Siouxsie and Bauhaus.
Joe McDonald’s affair with Janis Joplin was brief but his contributions to pop have lasted a long time because of tunes such as “Thursday,” “Death Sound Blues,” and “Rock and Soul Music.”
Pete Townshend, David Bowie, and even Edith Piaf have inspired Ron and Russell Mael. If you haven’t sampled their brand of quirky pop yet, here are seven tracks to get you hooked.
David Byrne’s curated some interesting reasons to stay positive and hopeful during these depressing times… Plus he’s got a new album (“American Utopia”) to go along with it.