MC Lars Song PREMIERE + The Story Behind The Nerdcore Superhero

October 30, 2015 | By Shelby Chargin

Check out the exclusive track premiere of “Hipster Mom” off MC Lars’ new full-length The Zombie Dinosaur LP. It’s early on a Monday morning when I get a phone call from rapper MC Lars. There’s a scholarly greeting from the brilliant rapper who seems more prepared than ever to share his newest music with the […]


Interview: Austin Scates of Beach Weather

October 26, 2015 | By idobi Staff

Beach Weather drummer Austin Scates let idobi in on what we can expect from him and the rest of the guys in the future, and how the band got together.

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Interview: While She Sleeps

June 10, 2015 | By Alyson Stokes

idobi Radio had the opportunity to catch up with While She Sleeps bassist Aaran McKenzie to talk about the band’s new record Brainwashed and their upcoming run on the tour they’re looking forward to most– Vans Warped Tour–as they prepare to head stateside this summer.


Lydia Talks About Their New Nameless Album and Future Headlining Tour

May 28, 2015 | By Alyson Stokes

idobi Radio caught up with Lydia at a sold out show at The Troubadour in Los Angeles, where they were main support for The Early November. We chatted about the new record (which is slated for a fall release date) and an upcoming US and Canada headlining tour (yes, you heard right) set to kick off in September.


Interview: OWEL

April 9, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

idobi senior writer Catherine Yi sat down with OWEL to discuss the emotional rollercoaster of crowdfunding, touring smart, and playing the Michael Cera equivalent of a show.


Interview: Head North

April 6, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

idobi senior writer Catherine Yi sat down with vocalist Brent Martone at the Los Angeles stop to discuss their DIY roots, writing sad songs, and the best thing to order at In-N-Out Burger.


Interview: Armors

February 27, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

idobi senior writer Catherine Yi caught up with Olen Kittelsen and Sam Beresfordto discuss the recent changes, the thrill of live shows, all the Godzilla movies ever made, and more.


Interview: Dan Rose of Elder Brother

December 19, 2014 | By Catherine Yi

After releasing their fantastic debut full-length earlier this year, Elder Brother—consisting of Kevin Geyer (The Story So Far) and Dan Rose (Daybreaker)—have constantly been out playing shows across the country. idobi writer Catherine Yi caught up with Dan during their brief west coast winter tour to discuss why bands should never break up, that one weird song on the record (you know which one I’m talking about), the best albums of 2014, and more.


Interview: Amy Fleisher Madden

December 15, 2014 | By Emillie Marvel

…we stole a minute of Fleisher Madden’s time to chat about what’s went into her remarkable career, her new label Animal Manufacturing Co. and the real story behind resident tour pet, Orangecat.

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Interview: Kenny Vasoli of Vacationer

November 21, 2014 | By Eleanor Grace

idobi managing editor Eleanor Grace caught up with Kenny Vasoli in Toronto to talk about everything happening in the world of Vacationer, his songwriting approach on their most recent record Relief, navigating heartbreak and anxiety, his history with The Starting Line, and more.