Interviews

Snuggle Up with Sweater Beats

Snuggle Up with Sweater Beats

Sweater Beats is a name that started popping up on quite a few festival lineups in the past year, as well as in various remix packages from an increasingly more prominent list of electronic producers. His originals and remixes have also been buoyed by the social media savvy, co-promotional reposting tornado on SoundCloud and Hype […]

By December 15, 2016 19 views 0 Comments Read More →
Party at Matoma’s Place: An Interview

Party at Matoma’s Place: An Interview

It couldn’t have taken Matoma’s manager more than a few minutes to retrieve me from the hotel lobby, but it turned out that was all the time it took for him to pass out on the hotel room’s little loveseat. Matoma is currently on a bus tour of the US, dubbed the “Party At Your […]

By October 15, 2016 57 views 0 Comments Read More →
KOAN Sound [Interview] Soundgarden Hall, Philadelphia

KOAN Sound [Interview] Soundgarden Hall, Philadelphia

When we’re talking sound design, musical aptitude, and overall production quality in electronic music, few artists stand next to KOAN Sound. Years ago, when a roommate first ran “Sly Fox” for me, something snapped in my head and I left “home” in hip-hop to start covering electronic music. Ever since, I’ve tracked KOAN’s activity and made several […]

By August 15, 2015 45 views 0 Comments Read More →
Interview: In the Big Room with Dannic

Interview: In the Big Room with Dannic

Great start of the tour last night at REV Minneapolis! You guys rocked! 🙌🏻 A post shared by Dannic (@dannic) on Aug 1, 2015 at 12:03pm PDT As a producer (in the traditional sense) Phil Spector crafted a production style called the “wall of sound,” which uses recording techniques and instrument arrangements to create a […]

By August 4, 2015 41 views 0 Comments Read More →
Interview- Kill Paris @ Memorial Auditorium, Burlington VT

Interview- Kill Paris @ Memorial Auditorium, Burlington VT

This Friday past on the Burlington stop of Bassnectar’s NSVB tour, my colleague and I had the pleasure of interviewing one of the funkiest producers at work today, the King of the Keytar, the Pharoah of Phunk, the Pied Piper of Panty-drop, Corey “Kill Paris” Baker. Out on the fire escape in the blistering wind, […]

By October 28, 2014 778 views 0 Comments Read More →
Opiuo Interview- Meraki and World Tour

Opiuo Interview- Meraki and World Tour

In the weeks since the release of Meraki, the second album from New Zealand glitch virtuoso Opiuo, the EDM blogosphere has abounded with positive reviews.  As a typically harsh critic who doesn’t mince words, I’ve been going through somewhat of an identity crisis in my responses to Meraki, having to forgo nay-saying for the high-flown […]

By April 30, 2014 1,261 views 0 Comments Read More →
Interview: Conspirator@Higher Ground, Burlington VT

Interview: Conspirator@Higher Ground, Burlington VT

A few ElectoJams correspondents broke into the green room at Higher Ground Ballroom a few weeks ago, demanding an interview with Conspirator. Their request was obliged, and the band sat to answer some very poignant questions about their music and tour.  Check it out- AJ: Aaron, I read that you went to Lower Merion High […]

By March 12, 2014 1,147 views 0 Comments Read More →
Interview: Dom of Big Gigantic Sits Down with EJ

Interview: Dom of Big Gigantic Sits Down with EJ

In the week leading up to this past Valentine’s Day, I set up an interview with Big Gigantic to talk about their new album, ‘The Night is Young,’ ahead of their tour and their show that night at the Skyway Theater in Minneapolis.  Jeremy got stuck in traffic with JMac/Manic Focus on their way back […]

By February 28, 2014 967 views 0 Comments Read More →
EJ Exclusive: A Chat with ODESZA

EJ Exclusive: A Chat with ODESZA

Last week, Harrison of ODESZA took some time out of his tour schedule to chat about playing live, production values, and general trends in the EDM world. EJ: Hello Harrison, thanks for taking the time to speak to me, how’s your day been? Pretty good, this is the first day without snow for a while. […]

By February 23, 2014 572 views 0 Comments Read More →
Exclusive: A few words with Starkey

Exclusive: A few words with Starkey

  A Philadelphia native and veteran of the bass music scene, Starkey has been producing and pushing musical boundaries for nearly a decade. His music has brought him across the globe and back, performing from the Mary Anne Hobbs show to Montréal. His latest release, Blaster EP was released on the famed Los Angeles based […]

By February 12, 2014 644 views 0 Comments Read More →