Interviews

Interview with Bill Stephens (Naked Raygun)

Naked Raygun is a punk-rock leviathan, and, until recently a band’s whose recording presence was sorely missed. When it comes to the Chicago musical underground, and U.S. punk in general, every road seems to lead back to the group. Alt77’s has had the pleasure…
Interviews

Interview with Penny Rimbaud

Penny Rimbaud is something of a modern myth. Rock music has never been without its exceptional, intriguing, or controversial figures. Still, few have lived by their own teachings. Penny Rimbaud has. I was lucky to interview Mr Rimbaud. He was nice enough to talk to us…
Interviews

An interview with Jonathan Richman

Jonathan Richman is a one-off. Many times it seems that the profession of rock journalist exists merely for the purposes of writers claiming to have unearthed that one singular character who started a musical genre. Mr. Richman always seems like too much of a nice man to…