Not long before they took the stage at New Noise at the Gibson Guitars Showroom earlier this month, we sat down for an interview with one of our favorite DC bands, GEMS. We ask them about their upcoming plans, the D.C. music community, their favorite bands of late and more. Big thanks to Jacob Zverina […]

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[vimeo 25871712 557 313] Nicky Blitz is more of an obscure concept than just a recording artist/producer. I’ve known Nick Scapa, AKA, Nicky Blitz for a while and we’ve worked together on various music projects. I talk to him a few times a week and each time our conversation begins with me asking where in […]

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[vimeo 23441684 557 313] A few weeks ago, we sat down with YACHT for a brief interview at the Standard beer garden. The charming portland-based duo touched on a variety of topics, including their upcoming album Shangri La, touring, and the depths of utopia. Special thanks to Jon Salvia for filming/editing the piece. MP3: YACHT – […]

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[vimeo 22780539 557 313] Trust us — if we could keep posting on Penguin Prison everyday, we would. But all good things must come to an end, so today we present you with this interview with Chris Glover, the face and brains behind the band. Watch above as Chris talks about getting discovered by Q-Tip, […]

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[vimeo 22780321 557 313] Want some more Penguin Prison? You got it. Chris and Sol also sat down to play us a special rendition of “Golden Train.” If you enjoyed our “Worse It Gets” video then this’ll be right up your alley. Thanks again to Goldenbear for filming and Sebastien Tobler for his editing work. […]

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[vimeo 22484246 557 313] Back when he visited DC with Girl Talk at the 9:30 Club, we asked Penguin Prison to stop by the Gibson Guitar Showroom to play us a couple of intimate, acoustic pieces. “The Worse It Gets” is the first of these, an otherwise jam of a track transformed into a smooth, […]

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[vimeo 21529677 557 313] Darwin Deez hung out with us at the Gibson Guitar Showroom before his show at the Black Cat to talk to us about touring, his growing presence in the states and what the future holds in store for him. Another superb production job from Sebastien Tobler and Tara Kocourek. MP3: Darwin Deez – “Up […]

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[vimeo 21529107 557 313] Darwin Deez stopped by the Gibson Guitar Showroom before his show at the Black Cat to talk and play some music for us. Check out this intimate performance of “Bed Space,” one of the more emotional tracks off his eponymous debut album. Seriously, great stuff. Many thanks to the always-awesome Sebastien […]

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[vimeo 21281473 557 313] Prior to Alex Winston‘s show at The Black Cat in Washington, DC, we teamed up with Sweetgreen to present an exclusive outdoor “in-store” performance. If you weren’t in attendance for the intimate session, we’ve got you covered — ATG resident producer/videographer Sebastien Tobler captured a stunning video of Ms. Winston’s signature […]

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[vimeo 19750514 557 313] Two Door Cinema Club sat down with us for a short interview before their co-headlining stint with Tokyo Police Club at the 9:30 Club on January 20th.  The boys from Bangor opened up about their Northern Ireland origins and how it was making it as a young band in the UK.  […]

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