Gillian McGhee of Turnspit

Formed in 2014, Turnspit is a Chicago-based pop-punk outfit that recently released their LP Desire Paths on February 16 via Dodgeball Records.

I recently had a chance to speak with Gillian McGhee (singer/guitarist) from the band. We discussed the band in general, their influences, the meaning behind some of the songs on the album and what drives her personally.

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What Is the Best ALL Album?

I was having a discussion recently (with Jake Jones of the band Wolves&Wolves&Wolves&Wolves and my buddy Dave Brown, aka Oklahoma Lefty) about which ALL album is their best.

I came across a website (Best Albums Ever) that lists a ranking of all 6 ALL albums. According to the site, Allroy’s Revenge is #1 while the #2 spot goes to Pummel.

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Interview with This Obsession

This Obsession is a pop-punk band based out of Chicago, Illinois. The band was recently signed to Wiretap Records. Their newest album, A Confrontational Effort, was released today (March 16).

I recently had a chance to talk with Mark and Jess from the band. We talked about the band’s history, their music, their involvement with Wiretap, and life in general.
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Mark Boniface of Harker

Every so often you come across a band that has never been on your radar and makes you feel like you have been living under a rock.  If that is you, it’s time to crawl out from under that rock and check out HarkerHarker is a band based out of Brighton, England that is releasing their debut full length No Discordance next month on WireTap Records. It will be available on February 9 on digital, vinyl and CD formats. The lead single, “300 Cigarettes” was released in November and was followed by a short tour of the UK.

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