NYRMS Archive: Interview: Casey Desmond

(Originally published on Examiner.com on January 17, 2012) Even before she appeared on NBC’s hit vocal experiment The Voice, Casey Desmond has been making a name for herself as a unique presence in the music and style worlds. “Talking to God,” the first single off of her soon to be released second album, is a…

NYRMS Archive: Interview: My Lost Remedy

(Originally published on Examiner.com on November 22, 2011) New York rock band My Lost Remedy recently released their second album, Unstable Forms of Interpretation, which they held an official CD release party for on Saturday (11/19) at Kiely’s Bar and Grille in East Meadow. I had the chance to speak with the band, after their…

NYRMS Archive: My Lost Remedy go acoustic at CD release show

(Originally published on Examiner.com on November 22, 2011) My Lost Remedy surprised everyone at their CD release show at Kiely’s Bar and Grille in East Meadow on Saturday night (11/19) with an acoustic set that was anything but low-key on a relatively low-key night. Saturday’s show was a chance for the band to play songs…

NYRMS Archive: Interview: Wachichoo

(Originally published on Examiner.com on November 19, 2011) Brooklyn-based band Wachichoo incorporates many genres into their ever-evolving sound. They have released two EPs, the latest of which, the Product EP, was released on iTunes this past August. I spoke with the band, which includes singer Stephanie, rapper/singer Ill-on, keyboardist Chris, drummer Dom, and bassist Jamie,…

NYRMS Archive: Show review: Wachichoo at The Local 269

(Originally published on Examiner.com on November 19, 2011) There is nothing better than seeing a band that absolutely loves what they are doing and who they are doing it with. On Wednesday night (11/16), Brooklyn band Wachichoo played a soulful and passionate set at The Local 269 as part of the Alternarock Festival. Wachichoo’s music…