Interviews

Posted on Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 - 6:26 am
Grateful Web's June Reedy caught up with Kyle Hollingsworth of The String Cheese Incident backstage at the inaugural Electric Forest Festival discussing Kyle's love of the brew, Lynx and becoming the speaker... GW: Right you’re doing the Brewru, Can you tell me about this? KH: Yes we’re doing…um… I...
Posted on Sunday, August 14th, 2011 - 9:34 pm
Visual artist, writer, musician and actor Wes Freed is a Southern Gothic multi-disciplinary wonder of sorts. His work overlaps to such an extent he almost sings his paintings and paints his songs. Freed himself, his wife and long-time collaborator Jyl, his truck and his home studio all seem to...
Posted on Sunday, August 14th, 2011 - 2:08 am
“Concentrate”, the title of Freekbass’s newest album sums it well. With the influence of funk genre music that Freek experienced growing up in Cincinnati Ohio, along with his deep desire to play bass, Freekbass has without a question created an album that keeps bass and funk glued like never heard...
Posted on Friday, June 3rd, 2011 - 6:22 am
For once, you can judge a book by its cover: Truth and Salvage Co. is exactly what the name suggests. A six-member Americana country-rock band, Truth and Salvage was formed (salvaged, if you will) in 2005 from the remains of two LA-based bands. Today the group is Adam Grace (organ), Tim Jones (...
Posted on Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 - 10:39 pm
Dan Kurtz gave us a couple of minutes of his time before launching of his final tour with The New Deal (TND).  Sentimental and comical, Dan shared with us his favorite venues, music video directors, and moments with The New Deal as well as his thoughts on sexuality in music and the story of...
Posted on Tuesday, April 19th, 2011 - 4:59 pm
Right in the middle of his nation wide tour with Conspirator, Marc Brownstein took some time to talk with The Grateful Web about the tour, his music, his current collaborations, the future of electronica, and how he feels about life, Jazz, and Britney Spears. GW: My name is Abrina Williams with the...
Posted on Wednesday, February 16th, 2011 - 2:17 am
For Colorado's Yonder Mountain String Band, the new year is full of possibilities. The band has a rigorous winter and spring tour underway, and will be hosting their 10th annual Northwest String Summit this summer in Oregon. They will also be returning for a headlining gig at famed Red Rocks...
Posted on Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 - 3:25 am
Multifaceted singer/songwriter/musician Drew Emmitt appears to have finally found the right balance of music in his life.  Not only is the co-founder of jamgrass pioneers Leftover Salmon entering his 22nd year fronting that band, but he is busy at work with his other project, The Emmitt-...
Posted on Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 - 7:22 pm
As a prequel to their 8 day tour of Colorado, the Grateful Web got a chance to speak with electronic/rock and roll duo BoomBox about touring, their history, songwriting, and what makes them and their music tick. Grateful Web: This is Dave Papuga from the Grateful Web, and today I have the privilege...
Posted on Saturday, January 29th, 2011 - 8:35 pm
Last year was monumental for veteran prog rockers Umphrey's McGee, who hit the road for over 100 shows with stops at familiar haunts and some new markets.  Their unique concert events including the Stew Art Series and UMBowl allowed the audience to connect with the...