Monday, February 20, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Ryan Hamilton

Erica Rivera spoke to Mormon comedian Ryan Hamilton about dating, drinking, and the lack of religious jokes in his act. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Japandroids

Erica Rivera asked punk rocker Brian King of Japandroids about his literary influences, music biz advice, and Valentine's Day plans. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Dave Simonett of Dead Man Winter

Erica Rivera had an intimate, expletive-laden interview with musician Dave Simonett about committing "marital suicide," putting his acclaimed bluegrass band Trampled by Turtles on hiatus, and channeling devastation into his new Dead Man Winter album Furnace. Read the cover story in the Feb. 8 issue of City Pages or online here.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Cloud Nothings

Erica Rivera asked Dylan Baldi, frontman of Cloud Nothings, about neuroticism, nostalgia, and new-age-inspired punk. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Erica Rivera Interviews Jason Rekulak

Erica Rivera interviewed author Jason Rekulak about his video game-themed coming-of-age novel The Impossible Fortress, set in the '80s. Read the Q&A on Mandatory here.