Presidents Of The United States Of America Interview

Most diehard music fans are aware that the Presidents of the United States of America were nominated for two Grammy Awards “back in the day,” due largely to huge hits like “Lump,” “Peaches” and “Kitty.” However, that’s only the tip of the iceberg for the Seattle based band, which was formed in 1993 by Chris Ballew and company. Dave O recently spoke at length with Chris about what it was like knowing and living with Beck prior to the P-USA blew up, as well as how the band came up with its name, politics, song meanings and Chris’ new project, Caspar Babypants, which is music Read More …

Martin Page Interview

Besides working with Phil Collins on “In The House Of Stone And Light” in 1995, Martin Page has had a remarkable career writing songs for others. In fact, Page either wrote or co-wrote “We Built This City” by Starship, “These Dreams” by Heart and the songs “Faithful” and “King Of Wishful Thinking” by Go West. Page recently SKYPED with Dave O to talk about his career as a song writer, what made him decide to go solo and what it was like working with Phil Collins (among others).

Natural Selection Interview

Formed by a duo of friends in Minneapolis, Natural Selection has one of the more interesting stories of the entire 1990’s. Dave O recently SKYPED with Frederick of Natural Selection to talk about the unlikely way the group caught their break, the story of their smash hit “Do Anything” and what the group members are up to today – hint, you will be shocked!

Right Said Fred Interview

Twin brothers Richard and Fred Fairbrass became sex icons in 1991 with the worldwide hit “I’m Too Sexy.” Alright fine, maybe sex icon is a bit strong of a term, but Richard Fairbrass DID win “Rear of the Year” in the UK AND have Madonna call him “the most bedable man in pop music.” Dave O recently spoke with Richard about these things, how the song came into fruition, how fast it all happened and about Right Said Fred in 2012. This interview is a must listen!

Carol Potter Interview

Carol Potter is best recognized for her role as Cindy Walsh on Beverly Hills, 90210, in which she plays the mother of Brandon (Jason Priestley) and Brenda (Shannen Doherty). Besides her work on 90210, Potter has appeared in television series such as Today’s F.B.I., L.A. Law and Sunset Beach. Potter recently joined Dave O to discuss her current career of helping people in the mental health profession, as well as dishing plenty of juice on the old 90210 days – did it ever seem like they were all really a family? How did she get cast? And what was her favorite episode? Find out answers Read More …

Barenaked Ladies Interview

The Barenaked Ladies have won multiple Juno and Billboard Music Awards, as well as being nominated for a Grammy. Barenaked Ladies, from the beautiful country of Canada, are best known for their 1990’s hit “One Week,” but have had a stack of other giant hits, too. Dave O recently SKYPED with group co-founder Ed Robertson to talk about Barenaked Ladies both in the mid-90’s, 2012 and everything in between. Listen to the interview here!

Lit Interview

The members of the band Lit have been thrown more curve balls in life than any human being should be required to face. However, they continue to get off the mat, swing for the fences and make new music, after recently wrapping up a summer concert tour with Sugar Ray, Everclear, Gin Blossoms and Marcy Playground. From the lows of the tragic death of drummer Allen Shellenberger to the highs of Woodstock 1999 and “My Own Worst Enemy”, Dave O talks with lead singer A Jay Popoff about the amazing journey they have and continue to enjoy.

Everclear Interview

Most know the band Everclear because of lead singer Art Alexakis, who recently sat down with Dave O. Within this interview, you’ll hear Alexakis talk about a variety of subjects, from how many unreleased Everclear songs there are in the vault to the meanings of several of the bands hits. Sprinkled in is advice for anyone going through a tough point in their life, as Alexakis has always been known to share his innermost feelings and struggles with his fans. A must listen for any 90’s music junkie (or anyone who wants to hear from a very inspirational man!).

All-4-One Interview

Delious Kennedy of All-4-One is who Dave O calls “the Chuck Norris of music.” That’s because it seems like he’s done EVERYTHING, from helping All-4-One achieve a Grammy and sell 22 million records, to professional photography, to dabbling in the film industry, to writing and doing songs for both his own and others. Dave O recently SKYPED with Delious to discuss these topics, as well as the ones that all 90’s diehards want to know – how did the group All-4-One form, how did “I Swear” come about and what was it like performing with Whitney Houston? A great interview for any music fan to Read More …

Alice DeeJay Interview

Alice Deejay became famous in 1999 with the release of the song “Better Off Alone,” which to this day, gets lots of airplay around the world. The group was formed in Amsterdam and followed up “Better Off Alone” with the single “Back In My Life.” Unfortunately for fans of Alice Deejay’s infectiously catchy sounds, the group would only release one album, “Who Needs Guitars Anyway?,” before breaking up in 2002. Dave O recently caught up with Judith Pronk of Alice Deejay to discuss not only the good old days and why Alice Deejay disbanded, but also her exciting new clothing line, her days in makeup Read More …