Interviews

Northern Transmissions gets up and personal with some of Today’s most interesting independent Bands and Songwriters. Some of the artists To date Northern Transmissions has interviewed include Yo La tengo, Rodriguez, The Drums, Youth Lagoon, and Father John Misty.

Our interview with Ellie Rowsell from Wolf Alice. The band's forthcoming LP comes out 6/23

Interview with Ellie Rowsell from Wolf Alice

London-based Wolf Alice fears no genre. As the repressive need for boundaries evaporates, the four piece has jumped into the fray with an array of songs that casually parades their mastery of the free range. From pop to garage, grunge to folk, the band stamps every song with their inventive energy, like on their first […]

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Our interview with Johan Wohlert from Mew.

Our interview with Johan Wohlert from Mew

Jonas Bjerre, Bo Madsen, Silas Graae, and Johan Wohlert, otherwise known as Mew, are releasing their first album in six years on April 27 on Play It Again Sam. Titled +-, it was recorded in Copenhagen with Michael Beinhorn sharing production duties with the band. It’s a sweeping, anthemic display of their particular musical sensibility, […]

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UK duo Drenge caught up with northern Transmissions for an in-depth interview

Our Interview with UK duo Drenge

Drenge hit the headlines when they were named NME’s Best New Band of the Year, an accolade they shared with past winners like The Strokes and Arctic Monkeys. Their debut self-titled album had slamming tracks on it like “Backwaters”, “Fuckabout”, and “Bloodsports”, a song that Zane Lowe had as one of his hottest tracks. They […]

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Our interview with Daniel Benjamin from Moon King.

Interview with Moon King’s Daniel Benjamin

Moon King is the combination of two long-time friends and musical collaborators from Toronto – Daniel Benjamin and Maddy Wilde. They started out by releasing 2 EPs, Obsession 1 and Obsession 2, and are now about to unveil their first full-length album, Secret Life, on Last Gang Records. It’s dreamy and intense, the vocals reaching […]

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Our interview with Reed Juenger, Tom Eddy, and Jared Katz from Beat connection at SXSW 2015

Our interview with Beat Connection at SXSW

Seattle’s Beat Connection originally began as an electronic duo when it released its debut EP, Surf Noir, in 2011. Since that time, original member Jordan Koplowitz left to pursue other endeavours, while remaining member Reed Juenger re-established the project as a four-piece group that now includes Tom Eddy (vocals and guitar), Mark Hunter (bass), and […]

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Our interview with Gary McClure from American Wrestlers.

Our Interview with American Wrestlers

American Wrestlers. With a title like that, it’s hard to know what to expect. And for quite a while, when the songs were first released on the internet, there was no information as to how they came about or where they were from. Then the quality of the music began to attract attention, and eventually, […]

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Our interview with Swedish sister duo act Taxi Taxi

Our interview with Swedish duo Taxi Taxi

Swedish twin sisters Johanna and Miriram Tewolde Berhan released their alt-folk/pop debut album in 2009 on Efterklang’s label Rumraket in their tender teenage years and after a few year’s hiatus, they have returned a little bit older, much wiser, and more captivating than ever with a recent swoon-inducing EP titled Floating Forever. The EP, which […]

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