WSOU Airing SXSW Metal/Hardcore Band Interviews
March 31, 2015 at 12:38 PM (PT)
SETON HALL UNIVERSITY Alternative WSOU (89.5FM PIRATE RADIO)/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ, will air band interviews from the recent SXSW, beginning today and continuing through APRIL 10th at 5p (ET).
The interviews were conducted by SETON HALL UNIVERSITY students at the just-completed AUSTIN fest with bands like NORMA JEAN, VEIL OF MAYA, FALLUJAH, HARMS WAY and other metal/hardcore bands.
The interviews highlight each band’s SXSW experience, new albums, tours and the future of metal and loud rock music. In addition to the daily 5p (ET) airing, the interviews will be rebroadcast the following morning at 8a (ET) and available online at www.wsou.net.
Some of the interviews took place in conjunction with an official SXSW SHOWCASE co-presented by WSOU and the metal blog METALSUCKS (www.metalsucks.net).
“Co-presenting our SXSW show with METALSUCKS helped us out a lot,” says WSOU promotion director ROHIT RAVI. “Our presence raised awareness of WSOU and we were able to sit down and talk with all the national touring bands that played the METALSUCKS/WSOU showcase.”
The broadcast schedule of interviews includes VEIL OF MAYA MARCH 31st) MOON TOOTH (APRIL 1st), HARMS WAY (APRIL 2nd), KING PARROT (APRIL 3rd), FALLUJAH (APRIL 4th), SEEK IRONY (APRIL 6th), ALLEGAEON (APRIL 7th), FELIX MARTIN (APRIL 8th), MANTAR (APRIL 9th) and NORMA JEAN (APRIL 10th).