Features Interviews


An in-depth discussion with a band or artist, generally in the form of a straight Q&A – no editorializing.

Top feature



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 way. New England Hardcore outfit Foxfires are celebrating their fifth anniversary by releasing the LP Pinetum this October. Pinetum is an aggressive and hard-hitting album, with a stand out performance from frontman Josh Lyford. Lyrically Lyford sets himself apart from his peers with honest, raw, poetic sensibility. Scene Point Blank recently sat down with Lyford to discuss his band and the good things that happen when you continue to make music. Scene Point Blank: You play in a hardcore band. Every five years or so people seem to make claims about the state of hardcore ...

Rev sale
More recent features
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 career was taking off with ...


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 also maintaining a dogged awareness ...

Radio K 2

Feature categories

One Question Interviews

Quite literally, a one question interview. Also known as 1QIs, we post these first to our social media on a near-daily basis, with the archival piece here. Check 'em out.
» Browse 476 features


An in-depth discussion with a band or artist, generally in the form of a straight Q&A – no editorializing.
» Browse 292 features


Album streams, our Set List "top five..." features, our year-end "best of" lists and other music-related miscellany.
» Browse 115 features

Regular Columns

Contributions on a range of topics from a range of industry figures: musicians, filmmakers, editors and more.
» Browse 34 features

Other Reviews

A melting pot of mixed content: movie, book and even video game reviews. Updated sporadically, but eclectically.
» Browse 12 features

Upcoming Talent

A semi-regular column exploring new and rising local bands and artists deserving of attention.
» Browse 9 features

From the archive...


Ann Beretta

Posted Oct. 16, 2010, 11:05 a.m.

Richmond punk legends Ann Beretta recently returned for two shows this year, including a stop at The Fest 7. Scene Point Blank caught up with guitarist/vocalist Rob Huddleston and discussed the band's latest shows as well as the future with his solo project Foundation. Scene Point Blank: Ann Beretta recently reformed after four years of inactivity/hiatus. Was it hard to get started again or did things pick up where you left off? Rob Huddleston: No it wasn't hard at all really. We had been playing music together this whole time playing shows as Foundation, which is ...

More recent features
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 ...


Interviews Mamiffer

Posted Feb. 1, 2015, 4:55 p.m.

Mamiffer have been going for quite some time, but the recent shift of style for the band has signaled a ...

To Write Love On Her Arms

Interviews To Write Love On Her Arms

Posted Dec. 7, 2014, 4:23 p.m.

Lagwagon were one the first bands that got me into punk rock. Their tracks were my favourite on the Fat ...

Regular series

We post a variety of features in recurring series – click below to browse them.

Search for features

All features in this section



Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

  • Logo, white text on blue (preferred): PNG | PDF | AI
  • Logo, white text on transparent: PNG | PDF | AI
  • Logo, black text on transparent: PNG | PDF | AI
  • Logo + URL, white text on transparent: PNG | PDF | AI
  • Logo + URL, black text on transparent: PNG | PDF | AI
  • Site icon (piano keys): PNG | PDF | AI

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.