TST Interview: Nick Whetro of Icarus Himself

Icarus Himself

The Silver Tongue rang Nick Whetro, frontman for Madison, WI band Icarus Himself, early in the afternoon on a day Whetro found himself in Athens, GA after playing in Arkansas the previous night. Whetro, a poised and thoughtful voice on the other end of the line, discussed the band’s newest album, Career Culture (released in [...]

The Silver Tongue Interview: Munaf Rayani of Explosions in the Sky

Explosions in the Sky

Explosions in the Sky guitarist Munaf Rayani graciously took time out of his Saturday afternoon from his home in Austin to talk to me about the future legacy of his humble rock band from Austin that captures extraordinarily powerful emotions that are nearly impossible to put into words, especially when you’re a passionate fan with [...]

TST Interview: Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros’ Orpheo McCord


The Silver Tongue caught up with Orpheo McCord, percussionist and vocalist of the impossibly charismatic band of affectionate musicians connected in spirit and name as Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, to discuss a new album (Here, which will be released May 29,) nighttime bike rides and achieving total oneness between the band and fans. [...]