NYRMS Archive: Interview: Brett Scallions of Fuel talks new music, restarting Fuel

(Originally published on Examiner.com on July 29, 2013) After years of line-up changes, alt-rockers Fuel is ready to begin a new chapter in the band’s history. The band’s new line-up, including original lead singer Brett Scallions, bassist Brad Stewart, guitarist Andy Andersson, and drummer Shannon Boone, are getting ready to release the first Fuel album…

NYRMS Archive: Interview: Alien Ant Farm talk new album, Big Night Out Tour

(Originally published on Examiner.com on July 22, 2013) Alien Ant Farm has been on the scene for over ten years and isn’t slowing down yet. Best known for their singles “Movies” and “Smooth Criminal,” Alien Ant Farm has released four albums to date, ‘Greatest Hits’ (1999), ‘Anthology’ (2001), ‘Truant’ (2003), and ‘Up in the Attic’…

NYRMS Archive: Interview: Mike Judy and Kevin Gales on founding Easy Killer Records

(Originally published on Examiner.com on June 28, 2013) Easy Killer Records is a collaborative project between musician/concert promoter Mike Judy and talent finder Kevin Gales. The label/lifestyle brand boasts a diverse roster, something virtually unheard of for an independent label. From the hard rocking Night Verses and Wilson, to Brian Marquis’ acoustic work and pianist…