Interview

Get to know more about your favorite new band, Generation

June 30, 2022

We recently told you about a kick ass band that you have to know, Generation. They grabbed our attention with their release of their track Break Ur Heart. They have a sound that will have you instantly hooked. Check out our interview with Generation as you get to know your favorite new band better: * * * * * *   You recently released  your new track Break Ur Heart, produced by Al Groves. Can you tell us about the recording process and how the song came about? The recording process was very exciting, we had heard a lot about Al (producer) and had wanted to work with him for a while.  We finally set some dates and got into the studio. The process was pretty standard we laid drums, bass,  guitar and vocals last. Al got heavily involved and presented a few ideas that we absolutely loved.  The song came about shortly after the lockdown ban was lifted, Dean had just got out of a relationship where his partner had gone with someone else behind his back. [Read More]

Concerts

Chat with Kelsy Karter as she embarks on her headlining tour, Pink, Kink & Punk!

April 11, 2022

Last night was our return to the music scene as Covid brought everything to a halt back in March 2020. Something I will always remember is the last show I saw before Covid hit (Dirty Honey at Slim’s) and my first concert back. Kelsy Karter made a stop in San Francisco for her headlining tour, Pink, Kink and Punk! It was an absolute stellar night that has set the bar extremely high for shows to follow. Stay tuned as we will be bringing you a full concert review and photo gallery later this week. For now check out our interview with Kelsy: * * * * * * Thank you very much Kelsy for taking the time out to talk with us here at Music Junkie Press. We have been loving your latest single Rest In Pieces. The video truly captures the energetic fun nostalgic vibe of pop punk that we definitely needed.   We understand that this is the last single until your upcoming sophomore album which will feature a reinvented Kelsy Karter.  We can’t [Read More]

Band of the Day

Spotlight Band: Interview with thrash metal rockers Crystal Shades

June 11, 2021

  Just in time for the weekend, we are ready to give you an adrenaline filled punch of metal and rock with emerging rockers, Crystal Shades. This band is one you want to keep your eyes on as they are set to make their mark on the music scene. Bringing in blends of old style thrash metal and hard rock, you can’t help but bang your head, put your hands in the air and unleash your energy! We had the opportunity to exchange videos for an interview and are pleased to bring that to you here: Check out a couple of their videos here:     Their new music is exactly what we need more of and now it’s time to pick up some cool merch and crank up Crystal Shades for your neighbors! The band are working on new music so make sure to head over to their social media sites and stay up to date on their latest news. Information & Links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/crystalshadesband Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/2gGE7rRuBV1pjFxs8EPZvZ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLJIhU7DAbvSXfcisndFIUg Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/crystal_shades_official/ Merch site: https://crystalshadesofficial.bigcartel.com/

Interview

Interview with Sussana of Star Crystal Band & Watch their new video for Come On Baby

June 9, 2021

One thing we can all agree upon during these crazy times is Music makes everything better! During the shutdown, we were able to find so many great bands that have been keeping us sane during this music pause. One of those bands is a kick ass rock band from Ukraine, Star Crystal Band. We were able to conduct an exchange video interview with Sussana of Star Crystal and we are pleased to share that with you here: We are so excited for their new music. UPDATE: Star Crystal has just released their video for Come On Baby. You can check it out here: We can’t help but feel the adrenaline from their music as it brings out straight up rock n roll.  Make sure to  follow their social media pages for their latest news. Information & Links: Website: http://www.starcrystalband.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starcrystalband/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/starcrystalband Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/starcrystalband/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZwpSgIhlBlS1NGrWAy84wA

Interview

NAMM FEATURE: Interview with Spencer Krasch as he takes you on a rock n roll journey with his new music!

February 17, 2020

One of our favorite rock n rollers has released his debut solo album and it is a must have! We are talking about Spencer Krasch and we have loved him for years with Delta Rose. He is now ready to take over your playlist with his new solo album, Woolly Mammoth. We had a chance to chat with Spencer at NAMM last month and you can check it out here: You can head over here and pick up the new album. You will have it cranked up loud in no time. What is awesome about this album? It speaks to music lovers across genre lines. Spencer brings to life  a bit of his musical influences as well as his own personal style and delivers new music that will have you hooked from the start. The album kicks right off with one of our favorite songs, the hell-bent smoking track Outlaw Nowadays. The title track Woolly Mammoth is catchy as fu@k from start to finish. You will find yourself singing along and moving around in no time. [Read More]

Alternative Rock

NAMM FEATURE: Introducing our spotlight band, ORCHAD

February 13, 2020

We had the opportunity to catch up with ORCHAD at this year’s NAMM Convention. They are gearing up for the release of new music and they are well on their way to being a band to watch out for.  The new alt-rock band features Vocalist Julian Hannus and Lead Guitarist Justyn Vynn. Each have a deep musical background and together they have created a sound and style that is new and riveting, all the while highlighting their musical influences and honing their own addictive sound. They are determined to break down genre walls as their music will garner praise from pop, rock, hip-hop and music fans in general. Check out our interview with them at NAMM: Make sure to visit their social media sites so you can stay up to date on their upcoming release of “Critically Ashamed”. We were lucky enough to hear it ahead of the release and we were truly blown away. They are bringing back your love of catchy alt-rock music that you will definitely want more of. Information & Links: [Read More]

Bands

NAMM Feature: Interview with Bay Area indie rockers, Life Size Models

February 6, 2020

  NAMM NAMM always brings together a plethora of artists and musicians as the “Disneyland for musicians” takes over Southern California in January.  We were excited to catch up with the Bay Area indie rockers, Life Size Models during our NAMM coverage. These guys are soon to take over your playlist as you get hooked on their addictive music that brings to life emotional and honest songwriting. We have always said how powerful music is and how  it can  heal, help, inspire and change. That is not only true for the listener but also for the musicians. Life Size Models is a great example of how the power of music has kept them going and they continue to follow their dreams. Life Size Models is: Vocals, Guitar: Chris Seymour Lead Guitar: Nick Miller Bass Guitar: Anthony Martos Rhythm Guitar: Stephen Seymour Drums: Chris Denn   Interview Check out our interview here: The band continues to garner high praise for their recent release, Bayshore Freeway, a song which was written during their first co-writing session with [Read More]