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Gemini Syndrome – Interview

By • Aug 29th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson Gemini Syndrome rocked the crowd at The Warehouse in Clarksville, TN on August 26.  The band is a powerful metal band hailing from Los Angeles and they have been on the road building a huge following constantly since before the release of their debut album “Lux’ in September of 2013.  Gemini [...]



From Ashes To New – Interview

By • Jul 16th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson Rap/Rock sensation From Ashes To New from Lancaster, PA is making a splash touring the country and making new fans.  The band, consisting of guitarist/vocalist Chris Musser, guitarist/vocalist Matt Brandyberry, guitarist Dan Kecki, guitarist/vocalist Branden Kreider, bassist Garrett Russell, and drummer Tim D’onofrio, recently release an EP entitled “Downfall” and they [...]



Deana Carter – Interview

By • Jun 16th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson Country superstar Deana Carter blasted onto the country music scene in 1996 with her smash hits “Did I Shave My Legs For This?” and “Strawberry Wine”.  She is back with a vengeance with a new blockbuster album titled “Southern Way Of Life” released on her own label Little Nugget Records.  StageShottz [...]



The Kentucky Headhunters – Interview

By • May 30th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson   In between touring the country and entertain their legions of fan, The legendary Kentucky Headhunters are releasing a new album of songs they recorded with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Johnnie Johnson before he passed away.  The Headhunters, consisting of brothers Richard Young on rhythm guitar and Fred Young [...]



Doyle – Interview

By • Apr 26th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson   Legendary Misfits guitarist Doyle is tearing across America bringing his music to the masses.  He has a new album called “Abominator” and a new another one coming out later this year.  A Doyle show should be on everyone’s bucket list.  StageShottz got a chance to talk with Doyle on his [...]



Matthew Curry – Interview

By • Apr 20th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by Jennifer Reid The abnormal guitar phenom from Normal, Illinois is taking the music scene by storm. With his old soul and young age, Matthew Curry is here to stay.   StageShottz Magazine: Listening to your music, it seems you have an old soul. Who do you connect with musically? Matthew Curry: Hopefully everybody! [...]



Baha Men – Interview

By • Apr 3rd, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson   The BahaMen started in the late 70’s under the name “High Voltage” before changing their name to its current form in 1991.  They gained world renown in 2000 with the remade “Who Let The Dogs Out”.  The BahaMen have brought their Bahamian music and attitude to the masses again with [...]



Lawrence Gowan of Styx – Interview

By • Mar 10th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by Jennifer Reid A jovial lunch conversation with the incomparable Lawrence Gowan of Styx that covers Canada, Princess Diana, and The Monkees. The gracious vocalist is just as entertaining off the stage as he is on. StageShottz Magazine: On your bio page there is a line that says “My large head introduced itself to [...]



XFactor1 – Interview

By • Dec 2nd, 2014 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson Hailing from Columbus, Ohio, XFactor1 has earned a reputation as America’s blue-collar band and their latest release “Reboot: The System” shows the band at its best.  XFactor1 is vocalist Ricky Wolf, Guitarist Lok Watkins, Bassist Cody Joseph, and Zack Reeder on drums.  StageShottz Magazine had the pleasure of talking to front [...]



Iris – Interview

By • Nov 13th, 2014 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson StageShottz Magazine: For the fans that have not heard of Iris yet, tell me a little about the band and how it all started. Reagan Jones: We’re an electronic, song-based band out of Austin, TX and NYC, comprised of myself and Andrew Sega. I write songs and Andrew composes and produces [...]