Interview: Nina Diaz of Girl in a Coma

Girl in a Coma

This week I had the pleasure of chatting with Nina Diaz, guitarist/vocalist for San Antonio based three-piece band Girl in a Coma. Nina shared some insights on Girl in a Coma’s label, Blackheart Records, recording to tape, touring with like-minded musicians, and a healthy fascination with vinyl, cassettes, up-and-coming new bands and thrift store clothes. [...]

Top 25 albums of 2011


Our very talented writer James Brightman recently wrote up his top 20 albums of the year, and fellow writer and long time friend of mine Michael Starr is about to write his. All due respect to those two, but neither of them know what they’re talking about and this is definitely the right list and [...]

Review: Girl in a Coma – Exits & All the Rest


The term “girl rock” is often unfairly used as an insult. It’s a throwaway comment that is used to dismiss rock outfits comprised of women, but the sad thing is it seems to be critically accepted in the music industry nowadays. It’s an okay form of, perhaps not sexism, but certainly elitism – and everyone [...]