Category Archives: Interviews

June 27

Get to Know The People of Tall Tree: Chris Welham and Marksy

Hello, and welcome to the second addition of GTKTPOTT a.k.a. Get to know the people of Tall Tree.  We like acronym’s…but that’s a story for another time.  Today we feature Chris Welham, Operations Director and Marksy, Planning Director for Tall Tree Music Festival. Chris Welham (Operations Director), how did you get involved with Tall Tree? Chris – […]

June 26

Feature Interview: Colyn Cameron Of Wake Owl

Singer-songwriter Colyn Cameron from Wake Owl has accomplished a long list of notable hallmarks in his youthful life.  Originally hailing from Southern California with relocations to Portland and Vancouver B.C., Cameron has not only perused his passion for music but also his inherit need to travel and study abroad.   From Emerson College in England studying […]

June 25

Get To Know Some of The Key People of Tall Tree: Mike Hann and Adam Duron

First off, I could write a million posts on all of the wonderful work that every individual team member does for Tall Tree. The collaboration and community that are intertwined with this festival makes it like none-other on the planet. For those of you that grasp the inner workings of this festival and have lent […]

June 17

Feature Interview: A Tribe Called Red

Bursting forth from Canada’s capital, native Producer and DJ crew A Tribe Called Red is making an impact on the global electronic scene with a truly unique sound.  Since forming in 2010 with DJ NDN, DJ Bear Witness and two-time Canadian DMC Champion DJ Shub, the group has been mixing electronic music with traditional Powwow recordings, […]

June 13

Feature Interview: Sunhawk

Sunhawk — the energetic,  sexy and electrifying three-piece band from Victoria B.C., burst onto the Island music scene in early 2010.  The trio of childhood friends Keenan Murray (drums), Matt Longpre (vocals, keyboards, bass, guitar) and Ben Robertson (vocals, guitar, bass) expertly blend soaring harmonies, electronic keyboards and 70’s-esque guitar riffs against a backdrop of powerful, dance-inducing drumming.  Sunhawk, however is not […]

June 09

Feature Interview: SpaceBoots

SpaceBoots Is: Deriek Simon – Singer                                    Harley – Bass Laban Pitman Johnson – Hype man Julian Brooks – Drums                                  Sean Reinders  – Guitar Jon – Manager Partying brought you all together, so where did you all meet and how did you decide to start a band? Deriek – Drinking.  And some other festivities (everyone bursts out […]

May 27

Feature Interview with BLUNTFAKTORY a.k.a. Gordon Blunt

Em – “I’m curious, as a kid who were your musical influences?” Gordon – “As little kid I really liked Gary Newman. It was the first electronic music that I ever heard. Oh, and ELO, they had awesome videos and qusai electronic music. When I got a bit older, I went through a heavy metal […]