Tag: the blood arm

  • Bleistiftrocker Interview

    Bleistiftrocker Interview

    Check out this interview I did with Bleistiftrocker! Everyone gets a namecheck: The Make-Up, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Les Savy Fav, Cate Le Bon, Amyl & the Sniffers, Kanye West, Jay-Z, Wet Leg, Sharon Van Etten, Angel Olsen, Dyan Valdés and The California Raisins. You can find the English version below. Photo by Alison Bell. In…

  • Westzeit Review

    Westzeit Review

    Wonderful print review of Keep It Wild from Westzeit. Read the translation below and watch the video for the song here.  “Keep It Wild” is an EP, but also a ‘Best of Album’. Not a ‘best of’ album, mind you, but a selection of songs from a record that should have been released in 2009.…

  • The Blood Arm at Kesselhaus

    The Blood Arm at Kesselhaus

    Hanging out in Berlin, 2009. Have a great weekend, y’all.

  • Franz Ferdinand After Party

    Franz Ferdinand After Party

    Here you have Ali Bell and I in the dark of the after partáy. Photo by Bob Hardy of Franz Ferdinand. Congrats goes to the band on their greatest-hits-album Hits to the Head. The two new singles are fantastic – as are the rest of the songs. This photo was taken after the last Franz…

  • Turn and Face Me

    Turn and Face Me

    Photo shoot for The Blood Arm’s third album Turn and Face Me at the James Dean Memorial Junction, Lost Hills, California, 2009. Photo by Trang Chau.

  • Paris 2007

    Paris 2007

    The Blood Arm at La Maroquinerie in Paris, 2007. Photo by Robert Gil.

  • Glasgow 2006

    Glasgow 2006

    Here I am, at the center of The Blood Arm storm in 2006. Glasgow was always a favorite stop of ours, and this concert at King Tut’s was a scorcher. I love checking out the indie kids of sixteen years ago. It’s wonderful to look at this photo now, because pulling a stunt like this…

  • Congratulations, Dyan!

    Congratulations, Dyan!

    Congratulations to my longtime creative partner, Dyan Valdés , on her debut as a solo artist! If you haven’t heard it yet, please listen to her magnificent new single “Fade Away” via R.I.P. Ben Lee Records. It’s fantastic! Here we are, a few years back, at a Stereo Total concert. Scroll through to see a…

  • Madame Jojo’s

    Madame Jojo’s

    Basking under blue light at the legendary-London-nightclub Madame Jojo’s, 2011. We were performing “Angela”. “AngelaHave you ever seen the light at dawnInside the apartment ofA hopeless homewrecker?” Photo by Joel Isaac Black.

  • Coffee with Mark

    Coffee with Mark

    It was wonderful to grab coffee with radio giant Mark Sovel today at HEIDE’s Deli. The Blood Arm used to religiously listen to the station he ran, Indie 103.1, and his show with Steve Jones of Sex Pistols, Jonesy’s Jukebox, back when we lived in L.A. He interviewed us, played our music and acted as…