Interviews

"adimage1"
"adimage2"

Grateful Web Interview with Monika Leigh

Submitted by Vinh Nguyen on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:18 am

Monika Leigh featured on The Voice (Season 5) continues to sharpen her talent and pursues her musical, career goals.  Embarking on her latest project, Monika Leigh and The Swamp Rebels, Grateful Web talks to Monika Leigh in Colorado before her show in Denver.

Grateful Web:  Hi Monica.  This is Vinh Nguyen with Grateful Web.  How are you?

Monika:  Hi Vinh!  Good.  How are you?

Grateful Web Interview with Under the Willow

Submitted by Michelle Miesse on Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:15 am

Ever since the Harvest Music Festival lineup has been released, I’ve been pouring through the music of slated artists to find my favorites. A lot of the musicians I wasn’t too familiar with, including Under the Willow. From the first song I heard, I knew this was a band I could easily love.

Grateful Web Interview with David Satori of Dirtwire

Submitted by Vinh Nguyen on Sat, 08/30/2014 - 2:13 pm

Multi-instrumentalists David Satori and Evan Fraser make time off from their musical project(s) and come together as Dirtwire to record and release their latest record Carrier (http://www.dirtwire.net/music/) – due out September 9, 2014.  This is Dirtwire’s third record.  Dirtwire brings together David and Evan’s World music passion, eclectic instruments and electronics.  Grateful Web talks with David before their September 2014 tour.

Grateful Web Interview with Paul Kamm of Achilles Wheel

Submitted by Dylan Muhlberg on Wed, 08/06/2014 - 7:46 pm

Grateful Web recently took time to catch up with singer, songwriter, and guitarist Paul Kamm. Paul and the band Achilles Wheel has been drawing listeners to festivals like Strawberry Music Festival and plenty of other West Coast shindigs gaining them critical and fan adoration. Their newest album Stones to Sand is an outstanding blend of Kamm’s songwriting and energetic instrumentals.

Keller Williams talks about his latest Rex Foundation Release, DOS

Submitted by Vinh Nguyen on Mon, 08/04/2014 - 12:56 pm

Keller Williams has announced his latest album release, DOS. DOS is a live-recorded collection of songs from the Grateful Dead with all proceeds benefiting the Rex Foundation. Keller’s talent and passion as a musician and for the Grateful Dead is reflected beautifully in DOS.

Bonnaroo 2014 | Review and Photos

Submitted by BrynnMarie on Thu, 07/24/2014 - 8:18 am

Another year and another successful Bonnaroo adventure can be checked off the list.  It seems like it was just yesterday that I was rocking out to Sir Paul with my parental units at Bonnaroo 2013.  Where does the time go?  With each year I attend this festival, one thing does remain constant, change.  I was in attendance the first few years when Bonnaroo was in its infancy, going just as a fan to see 'The Dead

Grateful Web Interview with NWSS Promoter, Skye Macdonald

Submitted by Marley Lumbard on Mon, 07/07/2014 - 2:12 pm

In just a couple weeks, Horning’s Hideout in North Plains, Oregon will be hosting the 13th Annual, Northwest String Summit. Not only is this festival held in one of the most visually appealing venues in the country, there’s a stellar line up, great people, and lots of things to do even for the young ones of your group. Check out this interview with Skye Macdonald, the promoter for this amazing festival, and see why you should be so excited for this year’s bluegrass extravaganza.

Spoonfed Tribe | Interview | Wakarusa 2014

Submitted by Michelle Miesse on Fri, 06/20/2014 - 12:43 pm

GW: So who all are you playing with this weekend?Chaddy: We’re just kinda cruising around. We’ve got some buddies here. A couple of the Spoonfed guys are doing their vacation and we had the weekend off so we thought we’d come up and be a part of the magical festival here.GW: Have you guys ever been to this festival?Matt: Oh year. This is our 5th or 6th year – we’ve played here almost every year since they moved it up to the mountain. Last night we sat in with Wookiefoot and Nahko.

Grateful Web Interview with Rusty Shackle

Submitted by Michelle Miesse on Wed, 06/04/2014 - 11:20 am

Just before Wakarusa breaks over the horizon, Grateful Web sent some questions to Wales-hailing band Rusty Shackle. A self-professed ‘dirty bluegrass folk ‘n’ roll’ band, Rusty Shackle has lots of personality and they’re bringing it to their first U.S. music festival. The 6-piece band features brass instruments, strings, percussion and vocals, not to mention some really awesome covers.

Archived news