The Community of Punk Shows

Local punk musician Andrew Preston talks about his experiences attending shows and some of the unwritten rules of doing so.

As a mixed race woman, at times, Amber has felt like an outsider in both white and black communities.

Amber is a Bay Area singer who tells her story of learning to care for curly hair, being rejected from a salon, and seeing both sides of appropriation.

A Master of Music

Jim Cunningham, Born 1933 is a man of many professions. When Lucas Grey joined by his Uncle Jim Cunningham sat down at a piano for an interview. Jim Cunningham grew up in the small town of Belpre Ohio, and was...

Albert Lim, David Lim, and Toby Lim

The story of a Korean man and a journey with his family to America from a war at home. David Lim was interviewed on January 7th in Porter Ranch where he talks about his experience of the Korean War in...

Lusa and Rick- talking about first jobs to now.
December 17, 2018 App Interview

Lusa interviews her dad Rick about how his first job helped him with the job he has now, and how his current job has affected his life.

Julie interviews her Uncle Jeff about being a musician on the road.
November 29, 2018 App Interview

We discussed growing up in Levittown, NY as a rowdy child. Then, we talked about the experience of becoming a musician and traveling around the world to perform. And finally Jeff told me about deciding to come home to build...

You couldn’t be successful and worrying about where you were going to sleep, what you were going to eat.

E: What’s your name? Chen Eileen. X: Fu Xinghua. E: How old are you? I’m 16. X: 50… no, 55. E: What’s today’s date? The 25th. X: November 25. E: 2018. X: Yeah, 2018. E: Who are you currently married...

Del Trolinder, a rockabilly legend, talks guitars.

Del Trolinder was inducted into the Rockabilly Hall of Fame as a song writer and singer. He’s famous for many songs from the 1950s and 60s, but he is best known as a song writer. Recently, he gave one of...

Music Education and Performance

Interviewing a former student of McNally Smith College before it closed abruptly. The impact of college and influence of music are discussed as well as the connections and relationships related to college/music life.

Interview with a Musician

Spencer and I grew up together in Syracuse Utah. He’s a musician and my best friend. Here is a short interview about his passion for music.

“I spent my childhood driving around the most beautiful place in the world.” an Interview with Jim Pizzuto

For Jim Pizzuto, a career in science was never the plan. His father was a landscape painter, and he grew up surrounded by art and the majestic landscape paintings that his father produced. By the time he entered college, he...

Meeting My Piano Teacher: Jane Calder

Today I interviewed Jane Calder. I have known her for nine years now. Although I have known her for so long, k have never known much about her. I learned about her childhood, life, mentors, and so much more.

Timothy is interviewing his dad, Anthony about his childhood and life before his son.

In this interview done in Redlands, California on November 26, 2017, Timothy asks questions about his dad, Anthony, childhood. Anthony describes that the country he grew up in, Nigeria, had limited resources and tough life. He also discusses about his...

O-Sky Interview

A talk with an up-and-coming young musician. What got her started, what she likes to do, and where she wants to go from here.

“SELAH” concert interview with Ryan Muns

I interviewed Ryan Muns and asked about his music career and Selah his concert. Ryan also talks about his near death experience and his journey to creating a powerful stage performance.