Catherine Yi

Senior Writer

Catherine Yi is a Music History major/Music Industry minor at UCLA. She enjoys eating sushi, watching Community, and crowdsurfing at shows.

64 posts by Catherine Yi

Editorial Features

“Damn Dude You’re So Sad and I Love it”: There’s So Much More to Sorority Noise

January 28, 2016 | By Catherine Yi

We spoke to Sorority Noise vocalist Cam Boucher about music, touring, and why you shouldn’t write Sorority Noise off as just another “sad” band.

Concert Reviews Editorial

Show Review: Microwave at The Roxy Theatre

November 19, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

On November 7, the band played the Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles, along with fellow tour mates Somos, Transit, and Have Mercy.


No Sleep Records announce “Summer of the Reaper” compilation

June 5, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

One of my favorite indie labels, No Sleep Records, has just announced their summer sampler  this  year, called  Summer of the Reaper. The record features 23 new and unreleased tracks from the label’s roster, including bands like Moose Blood, Anakin, Somos, and Koji. Physical copies will be available for free or pay what you want […]


Anakin announce self-released Beach Boys tribute EP

May 16, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

Anakin announce Beach Boys tribute EP to be released June 5th via Kenobi Records.


Today’s Mixtape Festival full lineup announced

May 13, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

Today’s Mixtape Festival has announced its full lineup, taking place August 15-16 in Patchogue, NY.


Crashing… Like A Tidal Wave

May 1, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

Jay Z. Beyonce. Rihanna. Madonna. Kanye West. Over the past few years these figures, among others, have been deemed members of the upper-upper echelon of music royalty: the kings and queens capable of doing whatever they damn well please. With the launch of Tidal, these entertainment powerhouses, along with 11 more of their peers, hoped […]


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.


The Story So Far announce late spring headliner

February 23, 2015 | By Catherine Yi

The Story So Far announce spring headliner with Four Year Strong, Terror, and Souvenirs.