Playback Time | Rewinding Tim Curry’s Post-Rocky Road

For many people — maybe most people — Tim Curry’s singing career begins and ends with The Rocky Horror Picture Show. That's understandable. Rocky Horror was, after all, more...

20 Questions With Wreche

"Where black metal and classical music vie for privilege, hope, and death in a smog-laden basin of sunt,” is how California’s John Steven Morgan of Wreche describes his music....

20 Questions With Herr Nox

Some artists defy your expectations. Some artists exceed them. Herr Nox aims to do both. The gothic synth-rocker from rural Quebec creates a dark blend of alternative sounds held...

20 Questions With Weird Tales

A great album title is worth its weight in gold. And Polish psychedelic doom metal trio Weird Tales have one of the best I've come across lately: Y'all Motherfuckers...

Back Stories: My 2002 Interview With Nick Lowe

Back in 2002, I was lucky enough to chat with the one and only Nick Lowe, who turned out to be just as witty and charming as you would...

20 Questions With Mare Wakefield & Nomad

Mare Wakefield & Nomad know that two heads are better than one. Just one week after premiering their latest single Give Myself To Love exclusively HERE, the Nashville duo...

20 Questions With Malacoda

Malacoda are about to unleash chaos — more specifically, Crawling Chaos, the Toronto metal crew's latest EP. It's the reconfigured band’s first new release since 2018’s Restless Dreams, blending...

Speelburg | Brownstone: Exclusive Video Premiere + 20 Questions!

Speelburg is looking for somewhere to call home in his new single and video Brownstone — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist. The followup to the intercontinental singer-songwriter's 2020 Porsche album, Brownstone finds...

20 Questions With Sulene

Sulene isn't wasting her time. The South African New York singer-songwriter, composer and multi-instrumentalist has done more in her 20s than most people get around to in a lifetime....

20 Questions With The Nearly Deads

The Nearly Deads are a lively bunch. Just last week the Nashville rockers stopped by to share their feline-friendly track Punk Rock Kitty Cat right HERE. Today, singer Theresa...

20 Questions With Revive the Rose

Revive the Rose came to play with their hockey-themed song and video Bar Down, which they showcased HERE late last year. Now the Ontario rockers are suiting up again...

20 Questions With Forest Sun

Forest Sun stopped by last week to premiere his optimistic new single A Million right HERE. Today, the San Francisco singer-songwriter returns to put his money where his mouth...

Back Stories | Covering Buddy Holly Day in Los Angeles, 2011

Several years ago, on what would have been Buddy Holly’s 75th birthday, I was lucky enough to go to Los Angeles to cover several events celebrating his life and...

Back Stories | Remembering Buddy Holly

I am plenty old. But not quite old enough to have seen Buddy Holly perform. Or to remember the day he died. Thankfully, I am lucky enough to have...

20 Questions With Ben de la Cour

If you haunt these pages, Ben de la Cour’s name oughta ring a bell by now. I raved about the Nashville singer-songwriter's terrifyingly terrific ‘Americanoir’ album Shadow Land HERE;...

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