Remixed Magazine Posts

November 16, 2017

ReMixed Magazine will be returning soon from its 6-year hiatus. In the meantime, you can bask in our previous greatness. When we’re ready to get started, we’re going to start out with shorter, blog-style pieces. Then, when we’ve got something to show, we’ll be doing longer feature articles. With…

November 16, 2017

by James Wester Big Smith is hitting the road hard these days promoting their newest studio effort “Shoots, Roots & Wings,” and after nearly 15 years of recording and touring, the members of Big Smith are beginning to show the subtle signs of age. It’s happening gracefully, but their…

November 16, 2017

Norwegian Christian (but not preachy) rockers experience culture shock pusuing U.S. radio play Here at ReMixed, we check out 100-odd singles a week , and most of the time, I’m sorry to say, our reaction is “Next!” But something about these guys from Norway simply wouldn’t go away-and pushed…

November 16, 2017

It’s about 1PM on a Sunday afternoon, and the lead duo from Holes and Hearts is ready for their closeup. As your editor spends several minutes fiddling with videoconferencing equipment, the Macek brothers calmly face the Webcam and beam rockstar charisma at the lens. Long after your editor has…

November 14, 2017

We make it our business at Remixed to seek out the best musicians you’ve never heard of; so we become fans of new artists faster than we can write about them. But when a disc goes from our “So, Who’s This Guy?” pile to the coveted “Our All-Time Favorite…

November 14, 2017

Any guy who performs certified far-left folk-rock parodies in a Texas bar – and survives, yet (see sidebar) – has more stones than most. And you have to have a thick skin if you’re taking on right-wing flash points like gay marriage and creation science. But Roy Zimmerman is far, far more than a provocateur. Let’s…

November 14, 2017

17 years after “Sleeping Satellite,” Tasmin is working at her own pace, and writing some of the best material of her career Not everyone can say they had a major record deal – and even fewer walk away from an offer to renew it. But that’s just what singer-songwriter Tasmin…