Interview with Irish Leo

Interview with Irish Leo

(Originally appeared in Mutant Renegade Zine #14, Spring 2000) About a year ago I was at Canal Street Tavern in Dayton, Ohio at the annual Battle of the Bands. Three things stood out that night; a chair throwing bar fight (nobody I’ve talked to could recall when...
Twelve Tribes

Twelve Tribes

Twelve Tribes Interview Winter 1999 | Mutant Renegade Zine I finally got a chance to sit down with my friend Adam and Alex to talk to them about Twelve Tribes. The group Twelve Tribes consists of Adam (vocals), Alex (drums), Jason (bass), Steve (guitar), and Andy...
Interview with Larry Fast

Interview with Larry Fast

(Originally appeared in Mutant Renegade Zine #10, Winter 1999) Larry Fast is best known for his series of pioneering electronic music albums recorded under the project name Syneragy, his synth work on early Peter Gabriel albums, and his electronic expertise. While in...
xbxrx – All Hail!

xbxrx – All Hail!

(Originally appeared in Mutant Renegade Zine #12, Fall 1999) MRZ – I’ve heard many conflicting reports in regards to your ages…some say your as young as 13 others as old as 25. So what are the ages of the band members…in dog years. El Steve-O...
Interview with Maceo Parker

Interview with Maceo Parker

(Originally appeared in Mutant Renegade Zine #12, Fall 1999) Just about everyone is familiar with his funky saxophone, but many don’t know it. Maceo Parker is the master behind all those horns that you hear when you listen to a James Brown song. Go ahead and try...
Interview with Erika Lopez

Interview with Erika Lopez

(Originally appeared in Mutant Renegade Zine #11, Summer 1999) I first became aware of Erica Lopez when I picked-up her novel, Flaming Iguanas, which tells the story of Tomato Rodriguez And her cross-country motorcycle adventures. The combination of text, line...
Interview with E.Y.E.

Interview with E.Y.E.

(Originally appeared in Mutant Renegade Zine #9, Fall 1998) E.Y.E. is a one man extravaganza/performance artist. He plays on top of pre-recorded drums, rhythm guitar and backup vocals. E.Y.E.’s name at birth was Steve Sharp and he has been performing since 1980....
Interview with Stephen Kent

Interview with Stephen Kent

(Originally appeared in Mutant Renegade Zine #9, Fall 1998) Stephen Kent is known as one of the foremost non-aboriginal didgeridoo players in the world. With his solo release “Landing” Stephen brought the didgeridoo, known mostly as a drone instrument, to...