The Reverb Interview

Album Review: Brandt Brauer Frick’s “Miami” (!K7)

Album Review: Brandt Brauer Frick's "Miami" (!K7)

The narrow set of expectations invoked by a title like “Miami” are bypassed on the powerful new album from German electronic trio Brandt Brauer Frick.



Discussing SXSW 2013: Where is Justin Timberlake playing on Saturday and more

SXSW 2013 - Day 3

Reverb Managing Editor Matt Miller and Digital First Media Entertainment Editor John Hendrickson discuss some of SXSW 2013′s biggest news.



SXSW 2013: The Hush Sound returns from hiatus with Austin showcases

Vocalist-pianist Greta Morgan spoke with Reverb about the Chicago indie pop group's return from hiatus and their plans to commemorate the occasion. Photo courtesy of the band's Facebook.

Vocalist-pianist Greta Morgan spoke with Reverb about the Chicago indie pop group’s return from hiatus and their plans to commemorate the occasion.



SXSW 2013: Ume to perform new material at Reverb’s day Party

Westword Music Showcase 2011

Ume Vocalist/guitarist Lauren Larson discussed with Reverb what she and her Austin locals think of SXSW.



Moon King dishes on work and siblings ahead of Reverb’s SXSW party

Toronto fuzz-rock band Moon King will play Reverb's SXSW party in Austin, Tex., on Saturday. Photo courtesy of the band's Facebook.

Performing this Saturday at SXSW, Moon King talks about the band’s first music video, a new EP and having an electro wunderkind for a brother.



Johannes Eckerstrom of the band Avatar talks first U.S. tour, obsessions with freak shows

Avatar

Johannes Eckerström of the Swedish metal band Avatar talks to Reverb about the band’s first U.S. tour.



Otherwise’s Adrian Patrick on his band’s new single from “True Love Never Dies”

Adrian Patrick of Otherwise talks to reverb about the new single from "Tru Love Never Dies." Photo of the band courtesy of Cenury Media.

Adrian Patrick of Otherwise talks to Reverb about personal story behind his band’s new single, “I Don’t Apologize” from the album “True Love Never Dies.”



Talking Born in the Flood, Tennis, Churchill and more with Pat and Nate Meese

Born in the Flood @ The Gothic Theater 12/21/12

When Nathaniel Rateliff and Joe Pope decided to bring back their old Denver rock band Born in the Flood for the annual holiday show this year, they needed a guitarist and a drummer.

And when they took the stage at the Gothic Theatre on Friday, it should have surprised nobody in the local music community to see the musically inclined Meese brothers, Pat and Nate, backing them up.



Divine Fits’ Dan Boeckner on finding the joy in playing music

Divine Fits’ Dan Boeckner on finding the joy in playing music

Musical supergroups are often bloated, silly affairs calling to mind endless guitar solos, subpar songwriting and enough sparkling scarves to strangle an army of Traveling Wilburys.

Not so with Divine Fits, the new project from indie rock royalty Dan Boeckner (Handsome Furs, Wolf Parade), Britt Daniel (Spoon) and Sam Brown (New Bomb Turks). The band’s August debut on Merge Records, “A Thing Called Divine Fits,” is a taut exercise in groove-driven, keyboard-cushioned songwriting that would fit nicely alongside its members’ best-known projects.



Interpol frontman Paul Banks lightens up (a little) on new solo album (interview)

Interpol frontman Paul Banks lightens up (a little) on new solo album (interview)

Has Interpol frontman Paul Banks lightened up at all over the years? A little — and that’s a good thing. We catch up with him about his new solo album.