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Jon Foreman

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Jon Foreman

Posted Nov. 22, 2015, 3:15 p.m.

Writing 24 songs to correspond with the 24 hours of the day is an ambitious plan in anyone's eyes, but combined with fronting the Grammy Award-winning rock band Switchfoot, and starring in a film centring on the touring life of said band, makes it seem like a gargantuan task. The Wonderlands, a staggered release of four EPs all relevant to different points in the day (Dawn, Sunlight, Darkness, Shadows) sees Jon craft the acoustic, toned-down music he favours on his solo output with a fluidity that gives the impression of the movement of time. SPB asked Jon about how deep the existence of The Wonderlands goes, what it was like to be filmed for Fading West, his views on ...

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Mastery

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Posted Nov. 22, 2015, 3:12 p.m.

There is no question about Mastery's debut full-length, Valis, being one of the most intense records of 2015. The one-man project of Ephemeral Domignostika ...

Foxfires

Interviews Foxfires

Posted Sept. 6, 2015, 5:09 p.m.

Five years in hardcore can seem like eternity. In five years scenes change, groups come and go, and other life obligations can get in the ...

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Caïna

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Caïna

Posted Aug. 31, 2011, 5:02 a.m.

On August 2nd, Caïna - an all encompassing black metal project led by Andrew Curtis-Brignell - released what will be the final record under the Caïna name. Andy recently took the time to answer some questions we had for him about the new album, Hands That Pluck, which we reviewed here.Scene Point Blank: Hands That Pluck will be your final album under the Caïna moniker, is that something that you knew going into writing/producing the record? And how did it affect the final product?Andy Curtis-Brignell: Yes, I knew prior to embarking on the album that it ...

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Blind Idiot God

Interviews Blind Idiot God

Posted Sept. 6, 2015, 5 p.m.

Blind Idiot God have been one of the iconic extreme experimental bands since their inception back in the '80s. Their ...

Anti-Flag

Interviews Anti-Flag

Posted July 5, 2015, 3:41 p.m.

Anti-Flag have never shied away from exploring the complex political and social issues that affect their native United States while ...

Emmy The Great

Interviews Emmy The Great

Posted May 11, 2015, 2:25 a.m.

When Emmy The Great returned with her S EP nearly three years after her last release, a new band member ...

Black Rivers

Interviews Black Rivers

Posted April 17, 2015, 4:45 p.m.

Twins Andy and Jez Williams braved the unforgiving Welsh winter to bring us the sound of their eponymous debut, their ...

Hail The Ghost

Interviews Hail The Ghost

Posted March 30, 2015, 3:10 p.m.

Irish indie six-piece White McKenzie never officially broke up, they just went quiet. Frontman Kieran O'Reilly secured an acting ...

Masked Intruder

Interviews Masked Intruder

Posted March 1, 2015, 3:52 p.m.

Who would have thought a group of masked criminals from Madison, WI would fulfill all of our pop-punk dreams? Masked ...

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