NYRMS Archive: Interview: Adam Newell and Marcus James of Super Prime

(Originally published on Examiner.com on October 12, 2011) Super Prime has been busy over the past year. The band has only been around for about a year and already have two EPs under their belt, and are working on a yet to be released full length. Their most recent release, Sun’s Out, Gun’s Out, came…

NYRMS Archive: Show review: Super Prime at the Studio at Webster Hall

(Originally published on Examiner.com on October 12, 2011) This past Sunday (10/9) at the Studio at Webster Hall, pop-punk band Super Prime opened up for what was the last night of Long Island band Patent Pending’s Tourannosaurus Rex tour. Other than Patent Pending’s spectacular headlining set, Super Prime had one of the most exciting sets…

NYRMS Archive: Interview: Joe McFaddin of This Love

(Originally published on Examiner.com on September 20, 2011) This Love has been making a lot of noise lately. Last month, the band released a new concept album, titled At War, their second album in just over a year. On Friday, their new video for the single “Motions” was debuted on AltPress.com, the second in a…

NYRMS Archive: Show review: This Love at Ollie’s Point

(Originally published on Examiner.com on September 20, 2011)   On Saturday night (9/17), This Love played a show with Jonas Sees in Color and This Condition at Ollie’s Point in Amityville. This Love started their set the same way their new concept album, At War, begins: with a powerful quote from a Robert Kennedy speech….

NYRMS Archive: Interview: Ellis Ashbrook

(Originally published on Examiner.com on September 16, 2011) Brooklyn band Ellis Ashbrook played a show at Bowery Electric on Wednesday night (9/14), displaying their very unique brand of funky, psychedelic indie rock. The band released their newest album, Meridia, back in May. I had a chance to meet with the band after their show to…