Music, // November 20, 2014

Island in the Sky – MUSICIANS

Island in the Sky is an alternative rock band from Calgary formed in January 2014 by Brad O’Neill (Bass), Spencer McIntosh (Guitar), and Willis Sturrup (Drums and Vocals). Drawing influences from artists like the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Jimi Hendrix, Island in the Sky combines styles to make a […]

Music, // November 19, 2014


Interview with musician – TJ Hitt 1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is TJ HITT and I play rock n’ roll. 2. Why music? I couldn’t stop writing music if I wanted to. I never really wanted to be a singer growing up. I wanted […]

Music, // November 15, 2014

Leo & Cygnus – MUSICIANS

Interview with Leo & Cygnus 1. Who are you and what do you do? We are a five-piece band by the name of Leo & Cygnus. Our members include Daniel Alvarez – vocals, rhythm guitar; Nicole Blickenstaff – vocals, keyboard; Alex Barnett – lead guitar, drums; Carl Mullins, Jr. – […]

Music, // November 15, 2014


Interview with GOBHI’s William Buckenroth & Zach Gustafson 1. Who are you and what do you do? We are GOBHI, and we are an indie-alternative rock band from upstate, NY. Band members are Matt Bombard (bass), William Buckenroth (guitar/vocals), Zach Gustafson (guitar/vocals), and Scott Smith (drums). 2. Why music? Bill: […]

Music, // November 14, 2014

Mathilde Recly – MUSICIAN

Interview with Mathilde Recly 1. Who are you and what do you do? I’m Mathilde, 24 years old, and come from the mediterranean islands (Corsica, Sardaigne), but i grew up and I’m living in Paris. I’m a singer, songwriter and sound engineer. I just released my new EP of french […]

Music, // November 11, 2014


Lake Lyon is an upcoming band of college students trying to bring the indie/alternative sub-culture into the south. It consists of Austin Motlow (vocals/guitar), Mario Butler (keys), Trevor Page (guitar), Nathan Cerice (bass), and Sam Gilmore (drums). The band began as an idea by lead-vocalist Austin Motlow. During Fall of 2013, […]

Music, // November 9, 2014

Kate Clark – MUSICIAN

1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Kate Clark and I’m a singer songwriter from Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. I’ve been writing and performing since high school. After college I performed with Bitter Delores a Pittsburgh based rock alternative band. Then, I went on to earn a […]

Music, // November 8, 2014

CR Humphrey – MUSICIAN

1. Who are you and what do you do? I’m CR Humphrey and I play guitar and sing in a two piece Mississippi juke joint style band called Old Gray Mule with my brother JJ Wilburn. 2. Why music? It makes me feel good, and my biggest hope is that […]

Music, // November 6, 2014

Lari Haataja – MUSICIAN

Interview with Lari Haataja: I am a 20 year old musician from Oulu, Finland.  I started playing guitar back when I was about 12 years old and have been doing it constantly ever since. When I was 17 I started working on a concept album that eventually became Moonswing’s debut […]

Music, // November 1, 2014

Esteban Mick – MÚSICO

Entrevista con Esteban Mick 1. ¿Quién es usted y qué hace usted? Mi nombre es Esteban Mick soy de Bogotá, Colombia y hago música. 2. ¿Por qué la música? Desde que tengo memoria he sentido una relación especial con la música, ha sido mi vehículo para expresarme y es tal […]

Music, // October 15, 2014

John Pezzimenti – MUSICIAN

1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is John Pezzimenti, and I write music as Roperite. 2. Why music? I don’t specifically think of myself as a musician. I feel more comfortable simply referring to myself as a person with some form of artistic inclination. I’m […]

Music, // October 13, 2014

Kirsten Ludwig – MUSICIAN

1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Kirsten Ludwig and I am from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. At this moment in time, I am existing at the tender age of 21. I am a singer-songwriter with a unquenchable thirst for new ideas, melodies, and places – […]

Music, // October 13, 2014

“A.J. Froman” – MUSICIANS

A.J. Froman is a 5-piece experimental, progressive-rock band fronted by a female vocalist. The band is based out of Ocean Beach, San Diego and consists of Sarah Norwood (vocals), Jeff Shaefer (guitar/synth), John Joyce (bass), Albert Bowman (guitar), and William Hart (drums). All original music with one CD release in […]

Music, // October 3, 2014

Melissa Vile Kingdom – MUSICIAN

1. Who are you and what do you do? Hey ho! I’m Melissa, aka Vile of the band Circadian Clock, I’m the vocalist and general person of contact with a face in the band. Nice to meet ya! 2. Why music? Ah, well there really wasn’t much of any other […]

Acting, Art, Dance, Music, Writing, // August 3, 2014

RAiL Arts Project – Reading, Pa.

Please check out our VIDEO! Reading Arts In Local-motion, or RAiL, is a project that will bring the arts to the community — literally and figuratively. All too often, segments of the Greater Reading community feel alienated from the arts. To some of our neighbors, art is inaccessible. Our goal […]

Acting, Music, // May 28, 2014

Wayne W. Johnson – ACTOR/MUSICIAN

        Arts Illustrated interview with Wayne W. Johnson       1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Wayne W. Johnson. I’m an actor based in Syracuse, NY. I’m also the singer / guitarist for CAROLINE BLUE-a Melodic Hard Rock Band whose […]

Art, Music, Writing, // January 17, 2014

Water Music —WRITING/ART

                    Have you ever heard a dogfish howl? A young student asked Maestro Handel Are there dogfish swimming In that sewer called the Thames? Of course, Handel said no, and Dismissed the wag to pentatonic scales. But the thought provoked him […]

Acting, Art, Dance, Music, Writing, // September 1, 2013


We are a global, online arts magazine ( We are scheduled to “Officially” launch the site on Sept. 31, 2013. We have started a Facebook page – . The purpose of Arts Illustrated is to celebrate and promote the “Arts” by celebrating the work, the artists and the wonderful […]