Lobsterfest 2019 Q&A: Kali Dreamer

By Emily DiAlbert, Editorial Director Photo by Joey Medlen Q&A with Kali Dreamer, Columbus-based rapper, guitarist, gamer and anime enthusiast. Tell me about Kali Dreamer’s origin. What inspired you to start releasing music? Kali: Music is something that I’ve always been inspired by, but I didn’t really start taking music seriously until I took up…

Band Profile: Damn the Witch Siren

By Abby Jeffers, Contributor [Photos by Chip Willis, Bobbi Kitten and Z Wolf] Columbus electro-pop duo Damn the Witch Siren have always been a feminist band. Concocted by frontwoman Bobbi Kitten, even the origin of its name is rooted in feminism, stemming from a fascination with the Salem Witch Trials and with sirens in classics…

Album Review: Prince – Piano & A Microphone 1983

By Maria Lubanovic, Copy Editor [NPG; 2018] Rating: 8/10 Key Tracks: “Purple Rain”, “International Lover”, “Cold Coffee & Cocaine” Prince’s Piano & A Microphone is exactly what it sounds like. It’s Prince, in the studio, all by himself. Released posthumously, most Prince fans will take any snippet of material from the prolific performer that they…