Last Halloween as gusty winds chilled bones and the lights flickered, some spooky inspiration came over Joshua “Fiji” Rehanek, better known as J. Fiji Azzam—the vocalist for the hip-hop live band ADDverse Effects. “The origins of the track are a year old,” tells Korgy & Bass drummer Barra Brown of “All Hallows.” “Fiji had told me that he was writing Halloween-inspired verses,” explains Alex Meltzer, who... read more
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Portland musicians John Craigie, Laurie Shook of Shook Twins, and The Slants' Simon Tam talk about how they maintain a healthy diet while touring more days than not.
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