Interviews

Interviews

[AltWire Interview] Grassy Dread

The East Coast meets the Pacific Coast with reggae duo, Grassy Dread, comprised of Rob Burns (New York) and Amren Acree (Hawaii). Currently, in the process of releasing a full-length album, they’ve taken the time to chat with our team. Altwire [Omayra Lopez]: For those who haven’t yet heard of you, can you please tell […]

Interviews

[AltWire Interview] The Bergamot

New York-based Indie Duo, The Bergamot comprised of Jillian Speece and Nathan Hoff has a conscious, thought-provoking mellow music style. Their segment on the Grotto Network “Trailblazers: The Bergamot” recently won them the Daytime Emmy award. In September the duo is set to release their upcoming album. In between their busy schedule, Jillian and Nathan […]

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[AltWire Interview] Dub-321 On “Braving Babylon”

After a significant hiatus, Space Coast reggae band, Dub-321 has finally released their much-anticipated comeback LP, Braving Babylon. Dub-321’s lead, Miles once again took some time to chat with our team and share with us some highlights of its production.  “When you listen to the album you probably notice what seems to be a conflicting message. […]

Artists To Watch

Last Disciple: Artists to Watch

Meet East Coast native, Brad Brandt, publicly known as Last Disciple. Having grown up in the Carolinas, Florida, and California skateboarding and traveling, he was exposed to all kinds of music and cultures early in his youth. The music he makes is a product of Golden Era Hip Hop and Roots Reggae.  For four years, […]

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[AltWire Interview] Chris Boomer

Well known for his collaboration on SOJA’s massive hit “You and Me”, Chris Boomer had his first breakthrough into the reggae scene back in 2010. Co-written and performed in collaboration with their frontman, Jacob Hemphill, the success of “You and Me” would lead to Chris releasing his first EP in 2011, I Am Who I […]

Interviews

Part One Tribe: A Chat with Rob-D

Straight out of Florida’s beautiful Space Coast, meet Part One Tribe, whose lead singer, Rob D, recently took some time to speak to us about the upcoming plans with the band. Altwire [Omayra Lopez]: Could you tell us a bit about yourself and the history of your band? Part One Tribe [Rob-D]: My name is […]