Independent R&B/Soul/Rock singer London Rose stopped by the KX 93.5 studios to talk with Mookie about her new Kick Drum EP, her latest swing through the left coast and to perform some stripped down songs LIVE.
The Bay Area's own Dig The Kid took the time to cruise to the KX 93.5 studios to talk about their EP and perform a stripped down set LIVE on Mookie's afternoon show. This is a very hard working 3-piece with a great core of fans. We like this rock band a bunch. Here's the audio.
Southern California's own Kiven came to talk with Mookie in the KX 93.5 studios just days before the release of their debut self-titled LP. These guys have put together a brilliant modern rock/progressive/alternative leaning record. Here's the audio from the interview and stripped down performance.
Moises, Sean and Matt (formerly of Tomorrow's Bad Seeds) have a brand new project called LIFE. These talented Southern California musicians came to the Pearl Street studios to visit Mookie on the KX 93.5 afternoon show to debut their new single, perform a stripped down set and talk about what's next for the band.
Authority Zero took the time to hang with Mookie during his afternoon show. They came to talk about their latest record, perform a couple of songs LIVE in our Pearl Street studio and talk about the latest tour with Guttermouth and the Ataris. These are some of the nicest guys you'll ever meet in rock music.
Liam Gowing came to the KX 93.5 studios to talk about his background in writing, the formation of his record Drunk Sluts Forever and his own record label called MojoSon Music. Here's the audio from the interview and exclusive acoustic performance as it happened on the air. Mookie has been calling Liam Gowing's debut solo album an instant indie-rock classic.
Erica and the guys in Blondfire took the time to chat on Mookie's radio show before a Southern California show with The Mowgli's and Hunter Hunted. We talked about the inception of the band, the nature of the industry, their music in film AND we even premiered a brand new song from their upcoming LP due out in February.
The Burning Of Rome (once again) came to the KX 93.5 Pearl Street studios to chat and perform LIVE on Mookie's afternoon show. They talked about their brand new record "Live and Acoustic at The Belly Up", their signature IPA and new LP which is on schedule to be available early 2014.
This musician/poet/performer took the time to chat with Mookie about the inception of her musical project "Nostalghia". She also debuted 3 songs from her upcoming self produced LP.
Mookie was joined by Reverend Horton Heat on the air before a show at The Observatory in Santa Ana. We debuted two songs from his upcoming 11th record due out in January 2014, talked about the roots of rockabilly and more. This artist has been blazing trails in the rockabilly genre for years.
Jordan from Son Of Stan came to visit Mookie in the Pearl Street studios to talk about the release of his debut LP called Divorce Pop. Jordan has performed with Ringo Starr, Ben Harper and countless others in the past. The Divorce Pop record is available now and is an instant indie rock classic.
Cayucas is a gem from the California coast. The guys came to the Pearl Street studios to talk about their music, the latest tour and the release of their Bigfoot LP. Here's the audio from the interview and LIVE radio performance.
Sons Of Hippies are a psych rock trio from Florida with a debut LP called Griffons At The Gates Of Heaven. On their first ever sweep through Southern California, the band took the time to come and chat with Mookie AND play LIVE in the Pearl Street studios.
Jarinus is the songwriting / production team of Linus of Hollywood and Jaret Reddick... it is also the world's greatest bro-mance. These guys have made a living in the music industry and have a GREAT record out which features Mookie's new musical obsession, The Morrissey Song.
Mookie talked to to published author, former frontman of Soul Coughing and accomplished musician Mike Doughty about his various projects, new album of re-imagined Soul Coughing songs and his current tour.
Arthur Channel is the project featuring Jon Greene, Jack Irons, Alain Johannes and Greg Richling. Jon has linked up with some talented musicians who have been involved with other successful projects in the past. Jon and Greg came to the Pearl Street studios to talk with Mookie about their debut record. We even got a stripped down LIVE performance from Jon.
Danny, Eddie and Clark from Lost In Los Angeles came to talk to Mookie in the Pearl Street studios and play a stripped down set on the air. They talked about being an independent band on the road, other project they're involved in and performed a song from "The Hovering" EP as well as a previously unreleased track.
After meeting in an Environmental Analysis program at Pomona College, Trapdoor Social‘s Merritt Graves and Skylar Funk bonded over a deep concern for the future of the planet. The duo introduced themselves with the “Death Of A Friend” EP and a full length is now in the works.
Last time Mookie talked to Bryan from The Neighbourhood it was weeks before their major label debut and just after a set at Coachella. This time... we got him on the phone while on a well deserved break from touring the country.
Jocelyn is an amazing guitar player. She coined the term "Radical Classical" and that's exactly what her style is... classical guitar infused with rock, pop and punk rock.