Sammy Chien

A Chimerik Interview

“I’m interested in obscurity, ambiguity.”


The Courtneys

Effortlessly Courtneys

“I think we gave more respect to our creative chemistry, by pushing ourselves harder to find the best versions of the songs.”


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Visions of Motherhood through Sound

“When you’re up nursing in the middle of the night, why not work on something?”


Les Chaussettes

Nobody Puts Les Chaussettes In A Drawer

Just inside the caged doors of recording studio Little Red Sounds, Les Chaussettes’ lead vocalist and guitarist Jovana Golubovic leans against a folding screen, putting…


Discorder Revisited

I’d never heard of Van Halen. We were in Pasadena over Christmas vacation in 1977/78 to visit Grandma Anna and Grandpa Haakon and to see…