conversations with bianca

Celebrating: Creativity. Positivity. Music. Art. DIY Culture.

Keith Morris: “I never read the rule book on how to be punk…”

I first heard Keith Morris’ voice come through the stereo in the ‘80s, the album Circle Jerks’ Group Sex; my big brother was going for a skate with our cousin and they had the record […]

Ozomatli: Can’t Stop. Won’t Stop! Nonstop! LA → MEXICO → JAMAICA!

I first saw Los Angeles band, Ozomatli, 12 years ago in 2004. I danced my ass off and went home with the most elated, happy feeling; thinking about it still brings a smile to my […]

Brujeria’s Juan Brujo & the Search for the Promised Land

I’ve known of Mexican deathgrind metal band, Brujeria since I was a kid. Their debut record – Matando Güeros – came out in 1993, 12-year-old me found it in my local shopping centre record store […]

Sep, 27

Lucy & Gwennie of Dog Party on new record, ‘Til You’re Mine

Californian punk rock duo, Dog Party, rule! I first found their fuzzed out, catchy, melody laden tunes five years ago and just had to find out more about them, so I interviewed them (read it […]

Sep, 01

L7’s Donita Sparks: “A woman is fierce when she is brave—brave to be herself, brave to not be a conformist, brave to speak out…”

I’ve loved Los Angeles band, L7, since I was a teen! One of the first songs I learnt on the guitar was one of theirs ‘Pretend That We’re Dead’ from 1992 release, Bricks Are Heavy. […]

Aug, 03

DJ Prince Paul’s New Project Brookzill: “it’s not about the fame or likes or how far I could push myself, it’s about having a peace of mind…”

DJ Prince Paul is one of my all-time favourite producers! Over the years his production and music has brought me joy that can not be measured. I love how all of his projects – Stetsasonic, […]

Aug, 02

Monty Messex & Crazy Tom: Proud To Be… DFL Once Again!!!!

I have a lot of favourite punk bands but Los Angeles’ Dead Fucking Last (DFL) is one of my all-time, ALL-TIME favourites! I grew up listening to them in the ‘90s, me and my big […]

Jul, 22