A Q&A with Kid Congo Powers

A Q&A with Kid Congo Powers

Sep 5, 2016

Kid Congo Powers, the ultimate legend agreed to be an honorary woman and do an interview before his show in Cincinnati at MOTR May 16, 2016. Izzi Krombholz: How did you get your start playing music? Was it truly with the Gun Club or had you dabbled before that? Kid Congo Powers: Not at all. I was a teenage rock n’ roll fan. I would hoodwink my sister into to...

Abby Hart of Mr. Clit and the Pink Cigarettes Talks About the Band and Art

Abby Hart of Mr. Clit and the Pink Cigarettes Talks About the Band and Art

Mar 7, 2016

It was a beautiful *almost* spring day when I drove to Indianapolis to meet up with bassist, Abby Hart of Mr. Clit and the Pink Cigarettes. I met her at PNR Graphics where she works when she’s not on the road with Mr. Clit and we proceeded to a great sushi place to have lunch and chat about her start in music and upcoming adventures. Abby got her start...

10 Things I Learned About Poison Ivy (and The Cramps)

10 Things I Learned About Poison Ivy (and The Cramps)

Jan 25, 2016

It is no secret that I am a Cramps fanatic. In fact, when my band goes on tour I only wear Cramps t-shirts and I have a cat named Lux. There’s something about them that I just love. Manic and sultry, The Cramps exude rock n’ roll like no other. I read Journey to the Centre of the Cramps by Dick Porter and would like to share 10 interesting things I...

“Gothmobile” by Vampire Beach Babes

“Gothmobile” by Vampire Beach Babes

Jan 16, 2016

I was hanging out with a group of friends the other night and Dylan put on a Spotify goth mix. I just happened to be lucky enough to get introduced to this band, Vampire Beach Babes. Their song, “Gothmobile” beyond tickled me. A mix of The B-52’s and The Cramps, I was immediately intrigued. They are from Toronto and are self pro-claimed...

10 Creepy Songs for Halloween

10 Creepy Songs for Halloween

Oct 28, 2013

Since Halloween is just days away and the creepy spirit is in the air, I thought it was an appropriate time to compile some of my favorite spooky songs. This list really does stem from my love for goth and dark music. With that being said, most of these songs are great year round when you feel like being dark and creepy! I did throw in a few Halloween gems...