Tom Reardon

Cait Brennan; Credit: Kori Stanton

At 47, Cait Brennan Could Be Pop-Rock's Next Big Thing

As a teenager, Cait Brennan spent time searching for fabled singer/songwriter/engineer Emitt Rhodes' Hawthorne residence. Sometime next month, she will actually get to record with him. “He has a home studio where he recorded all his classic albums, and I'm recording there with him later on this summer," Brennan says......
Bassist Steven McDonald; Credit: Rhondi Reardon

OFF!/Redd Kross Bassist Steve McDonald Loves His New Gig in The Melvins

A conversation with Steven McDonald of Redd Kross, OFF! and now The Melvins is always a treat. While the term elder statesman applies to McDonald, it seems inappropriate to use “elder” to describe anyone who brings so much youthful enthusiasm to his work. Especially in his latest endeavor, playing bass with the......
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