Interviews: The Jam's Bruce Foxton
I had the grand pleasure of participating in a late night phone call with Bruce Foxton last night. Bruce is, of course, best known as bass player for The Jam as well as Stiff Little Fingers & Casbah Club. He’s recently completed a successful tour with Rick Buckler in a Weller-less ‘From The Jam’. The tour quickly sold out all 20 dates so FTJ have just announced an additional 21 UK dates for...
Interviews: Dappled Cities Fly
I was recently afforded the opportunity to email back-and-forth with the cheeky boys in Dappled Cities Fly. I wasn’t sure who was answering my questions at any given time, so your guess is as good as mine. But hey, that’s what makes it interesting, right? [[MORE]] For those who aren’t yet familiar with the band, here’s a brief tidbit I wrote the last time I discussed...
Interviews: Gerald Casale of DEVO
In one week the legends of de-evolution will return to Europe for the first time in 17 years. Devo are back, ladies and gentlemen, and they’ve still got it. In fact, we should never have let them leave us in the first place. I had a chance to reconnect with Devo’s bass player, Gerald Casale - who I’d met about 6 months ago - via telephone today and asked lots of nonsense...