Interviews

DC Music Review is proud to bring you exclusive interviews with local, national, and international artists


Steve Molitz of Particle Talks About Revving Up for Their Next Tour
​Karin McLaughlin:  Okay, without any further ado, we can get right into it. Now Particle itself has been around for[...]
Interview with Grant-Lee Philips
​Karin McLaughlin: Hi Grant - I'm super excited to talk to you and have you guys coming to Pearl Street[...]
DC Musician Garrett Gleason Talks About His New Album, Well
DC Music Review's Nina Goodman caught up with Garrett Gleason as he announced his new album release, Well, that is being[...]
Anne-Marie Set To Play Sold Out Show At U Street Music Hall
Anne-Marie has had quite the year, from releasing her debut album Speak Your Mind to her single "Friends" with Marshmello going platinum.Do a[...]
Baltimore Artist Marian McLaughlin Talks About Her Latest Album, Lake Accotink
I first met Marian McLaughlin at the Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden where we both were auditioning to participate in[...]
Town Mountain Talks Bluegrass
​Zach Smith, of Town Mountain was nice enough to take some time on his vacation to talk with DC Music[...]
Finger Picking Pro Cory Wong Talks Technique and Solo Albums Ahead of His Jammin Java Show
Karin McLaughlin: Cory thanks for the time.  What I want to do is talk a little bit about being a[...]
Dennis McNally Talks All About Times Past
​Dennis McNally, author of A Long Strange Trip and long time publicist for the Grateful Dead gave us a glimpse[...]
Mike Falzarano Talks Live Dead and the Riders ’69
Mike Falzarano has played countless shows and been a part of a handful of great bands over the years including[...]
A Journey of Discovery with Erika Wennerstrom
Karin McLaughlin: Erika, thanks for taking the time, I’m super excited to be able to talk to you, I’ve been[...]
Interview with Mark ‘Slick’ Aguilar of Live Dead & Riders ‘69 as the Days Between Near
Photo Credit: J. Scott Shrader/courtesy of Live Dead ‘69One of the talented musicians gearing up to bring us something very[...]
Interview with John Kadlecik
Karin McLaughlin caught up with John Kadlecik shortly after his 4-night Summer Solstice June run at Gyspy Sally's in Washington, D.C.[...]
It Was Metal Video Release Party + Interview
If you’re a heavy metal fan in the DC/Metro Area who hasn’t heard of A Sound of Thunder, then shame[...]
Bad Bad Hats Bring Their Bite To The Nation’s Capital
Ever wonder what the unlikely combination of "Minnesota nice" and New York City bluntness sounds like? Come to Union Stage this[...]
Roosevelt Collier Throws Hendrix Funk Party at Pearl Street Warehouse [Photos/Interview]
Sacred steel virtuoso, Roosevelt Collier, brought his trio back to Pearl Street Warehouse at The Wharf DC on Saturday, June[...]
Interview with Rench from Gangstagrass
Karin McLaughlin: Talking with Rench from Gangstagrass.  We’re gonna start by talking about your performance at Kingman Island Bluegrass Festival.[...]
Cris Jacobs Talks Dead Under The Bridge at Kingman Island [Interview/Photos/Video/Audio]
Karin McLaughlin: Ok so hanging out with Cris Jacobs after his set at the Kingman Island Bluegrass FestivalCris Jacobs: Hey hey!KM: That was pretty[...]
With Two Shows Slated in the DMV, Nobody Puts Houndmouth In A Corner
If you're a fan of bands that don't allow themselves to be pigeonholed, then we've got your weekend sorted. Having[...]
Interview with Billy Strings – Part II
Karin McLaughlin: So we got to sit down with Billy Strings after his first of three shows here at Delfest[...]
Interview with fᴏяᴄᴇs – Performing 6/2 At The All-Female Led Radiohead Tribute/Benefit Show
All this week, DC Music Review is talking to some of the women/bands who will be performing front and center[...]
Interview with Lisa Said – Performing 6/2 At The All-Female Led Radiohead Tribute/Benefit Show
The StaycationRadiohead tribute + Planned Parenthood benefit concert is shaping up to be a very exciting show, with dozens of local musicians[...]
Interview with Tula Pisano – Performing 6/2 At The All-Female Led Radiohead Tribute/Benefit Show
The StaycationRadiohead tribute + Planned Parenthood benefit concert is shaping up to be a very exciting show, with dozens of local musicians[...]
Interview with Black Betty – Performing 6/2 At The All-Female Led Radiohead Tribute/Benefit Show
The StaycationRadiohead tribute + Planned Parenthood benefit concert is shaping up to be a very exciting show, with dozens of local musicians[...]
Interview with Elizabeth II – Performing 6/2 At The All-Female Led Radiohead Tribute/Benefit Show
The StaycationRadiohead tribute + Planned Parenthood benefit concert is shaping up to be a very exciting show, with dozens of local musicians[...]
Interview with Sara Curtin – Performing 6/2 At The All-Female Led Radiohead Tribute/Benefit Show
The Staycation Radiohead tribute + Planned Parenthood benefit concert shaping up to be a very exciting show, with dozens of local[...]
Shamans of Sound Prepares for Single Release Show at Jammin’ Java Next Friday [Interview/Single Download]
Shamans of Sound is a brand new project featuring veterans of the DC scene coming together to share their love[...]
DC Music Review Sits Down with Organizers of Staycation’s June 2 Radiohead Tribute + Planned Parenthood Benefit at Black Cat
With Staycation’s Radiohead tribute + Planned Parenthood benefit just around the corner, DC Music Review talked to organizers Stephanie Sasarak[...]
Interview with Andy Hall of The Infamous Stringdusters
After a blowout performance at Sweetwater 420 Fest, Andy Hall  of The Infamous Stringdusters took some time to answer our[...]
An Interview With Mobley
We had the opportunity to sit down with Mobley before his performance at the City Winery DC on May 4th. Karin[...]
An Interview With Billy Strings
Karin McLaughlin: Billy Strings was nice enough to give us a few minutes to talk as a part of the[...]
An Interview with Melody Walker of Front Country
Karin McLaughlin: Melody Walker was nice enough to call in right before sound check of the bands gig and talk[...]
An Interview with Ronnie McCoury of The Travelin’ McCourys
Karin McLaughlin of DC Music Review spoke to Ronnie McCoury a few days ago before their much anticipated headlining appearance[...]
An Interview with The SteelDrivers
Karin McLaughlin: I was lucky enough to have Brent Truitt from the Steeldrivers call in to talk to us a[...]
DC Music Review Talks with Jesse Royal
Jesse Royal has established himself as one of the next reggae superstars to emerge from Jamaica, and DC Music Review[...]
Interview with Larry Joseloff of The Jerry Tripsters
On Thursday, March 22, DC Music Review had the opportunity to sit down with Jerry Tripsters bass player Larry Joseloff[...]