Privazy Interview

I’m talking with hip hop artist, Privazy. There’s buzz building about this guy. He portrays a kind of mysterious persona, which is cool since so many hip hop artists are the exact opposite.

Tony Coke: Give us the run down… who is Privazy, and […]

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May 10, 2015

Rundown Kreeps Interview

Fresh off the road, the Rundown Kreeps guitarist and singer, Richard Lamas, chats with me about booking, touring, and owls!

Tony Coke: You guys are finishing up a tour. How did it go?

Richard Lamas: This past spring tour with Straight Shooter went really […]

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Xander Demos

I know some guitar shredders. I even went to Freak Guitar Camp in the wilderness of Sweden for a week long, nonstop, guitar shredding bootcamp.
But this guy……. Xander Demos…..
WTF – he can shred.

Tony Coke: Do women ever ask to lick your fingers after you […]

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fREEX Interview

From the San Francisco California area in the great US of A… At first listen, fREEX may seem like a straight up rock or punk band, but after a few songs, you realize there are so many influences trying to escape through their music. In one song you […]

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Will Ovid

Tony Coke: Straight out of LA, Will Ovid joins us today on Bands Rising. Will is a teen musician, singer songwriter, and guitar player.
Good talking to you Will.
You’ve got that So-Cal vibe happening… Are you into the surf and skate scene? Or […]

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Riff Double O

Yo, it’s Tony Coke with Bands Rising!
Today I got a chance to talk with Riff Double O, a producer, song writer and beat master.

Tony Coke: What’s your musical background? Did you grow up playing an instrument, or did you go straight to […]

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Juice Kumari

Hailing from London, the multi-talented Juice Kumari brings a mashup of styles and cultures into the Hip Hop game. Her latest EP, ‘Circus Fun’, is a great example of this.

Tony Coke:  How long have you been writing and performing and is there one moment […]

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Mantis Evar – Indaba Music

5:15 New York City Lord Mantis in your radio back out.

Tony: I had the great fortune of running into a really interesting dude named Mantis Evar.

Mantis: My name is Mantis Evar co-founder of Indaba […]

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Ed Roman

Tony Coke – Bands Rising:
Today we are talking with Ontario Canada musician, Ed Roman. He is hard to nail down to just one genre and has plenty of awards and radio airplay to his credit. Thanks for chatting Ed!

Ed Roman:
Thanks for having […]

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Paul Young Interview

Tony Coke:
While at the Music Tech and Features Summit recently in Nashville, I had the pleasure of befriending Mr. Paul Young, actually, Dr. Paul Young of the University of Southern California.
He teaches primarily about the business of music including music publishing, record companies, monetizing […]

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