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Bringin' it Backwards

Bringin' it Backwards

“Bringin' it Backwards" podcast -- a platform for both legendary and rising musicians to tell their personal stories on how they achieved stardom, providing invaluable information for all artists and music enthusiasts to have access to meaningful, and memorable advice to inspire their own creative journeys.

Recent Episodes

Interview with Oceans Ate Alaska

Sept. 29, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Oceans Ate Alaska over Zoom video. Balance requires duality. As such, Oceans Ate Alaska thrive in the midst of extremes. The British quintet—James Harrison [vocals], Chris Turner [drums…

Interview with Wyn Starks

Sept. 27, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Wyn Starks over Zoom video. Wyn Starks’s breakout audition on NBC's America's Got Talent has accumulated more than 3M YouTube views since airing on July 12. After premiering the mus…

Interview with Stephen Sanchez

Sept. 27, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Stephen Sanchez over Zoom video. Emerging as one of the year’s fastest-rising breakthrough talents, buzzing Nashville-based singer and songwriter Stephen Sanchez debuts his highly-antic…

Interview with Shiadanni

Sept. 26, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Shiadanni over Zoom video. A lot of self-reflection and introspection came to Shiadanni in order to make this EP. In November of 2019, Shiadanni moved away from the city, and surrounded…

Interview with Kalpee

Sept. 25, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Kalpee over Zoom video. Kalpee is a rising artist from Trinidad & Tobago and part of a new generation of Caribbean musicians pushing a fresh tropical sound aptly named “New Calypso”. P…

Interview with GLDMTH (Ryan Guldemond Returns!)

Sept. 23, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing GLDMTH over Zoom video. Frontman and songwriter, Ryan Guldemond of alt-rock touring and streaming giant MOTHER MOTHER has released his deeply personal solo project GLDMTH (pronounced go…

Interview with Stela Cole

Sept. 23, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Stela Cole over Zoom video. Singer/songwriter Stela Cole recently released her anthemic new single "Rhapsody In Pink" via Ultra Records. An audacious pop-come-hiphop interpolation of Ge…

Interview with Mikayla Lane

Sept. 22, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Mikayla Lane over Zoom video. Seventeen-year-old Mikayla Lane recently released her new song, “Ambush”. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UlAjbpQNCC4 Written by Mikayla and John C…

Pop Indie

Interview with Carly Rose

Sept. 20, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Carly Rose over Zoom video. Ten years ago, a 13-year-old dazzled a panel of judges that included Britney Spears, Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, and L.A. Reid, on the second season of Fox’s …

Guest: Carly Rose

Interview with Tyson Motsenbocker

Sept. 20, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Tyson Motsenbocker over Zoom video. Where do dreams go when you become an adult? Well, they don’t disappear or dissolve into the ether. Those dreams simply change with you. However, it …

Interview with Matt B

Sept. 18, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Matt B over Zoom video. R&B singer Matt B recently released his new single, “Ima Say It,” a confessional written during the pandemic that speaks to the importance of open communication …

Interview with David Duane

Sept. 18, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing David Duane over Zoom video. Entrepreneur, media personality, and recording artist: David Duane established himself as a top leading professional within the music and entertainment indu…

Pop Alternative

Interview with Kings Elliot

Sept. 16, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Kings Elliot over Zoom video. One of 2022’s most promising new voices Kings Elliot releases her sophomore EP Bored Of The Circus via Verve Forecast/Interscope. The EP is also available …

Guest: Kings Elliot
Pop Alternative Producer Songwriter

Interview with Ricky Reed

Sept. 15, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Ricky Reed over Zoom video. Ricky Reed is a GRAMMY-Award winning and multi-platinum selling producer, songwriter, and artist, who is also the Founder and CEO of Nice Life Recording Comp…

Guest: Ricky Reed
Pop Indie World Music Latin

Interview with Alisun

Sept. 15, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Alisun over Zoom video. Alisun was born in California and is a proud heiress of her Latin roots- Cuban and Mexican. At a young age she discovered her musical and performance talents and…

Guest: Alisun

Interview with Chappell Roan (Chappell Returns!)

Sept. 14, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Chappell Roan over Zoom video. Chappell Roan recently released her new song “Femininomenon”! “In 2018, Chappell Roan packed everything she owned into the back of her car and drove th…

Interview with Hevenshe

Sept. 13, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Jenna McDougall of Hevenshe over Zoom video. You know her as the explosive frontwoman of the worldwide adored, internationally recognised punk-rock band, Tonight Alive. Stepping outside…

Interview with Austin Tolliver

Sept. 11, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Austin Tolliver over Zoom video. Austin Tolliver’s early ambitions were to become a professional athlete. It looked like the Louisiana native was headed that way when he started playing…

Interview with Jonathan Terrell

Sept. 11, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Jonathan Terrell over Zoom video. In the early days, Jonathan Terrell balanced his burgeoning solo career with his work as frontman of local rock n roll powerhouse, Not in the Face, sho…

Interview with Zyah Belle

Sept. 9, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Zyah Belle over Zoom video. When you know yourself, nothing can stop you… Zyah Belle both realizes and understands her power as a singer, songwriter, producer, and arranger. She’s r…

Interview with Mikalah Gordon

Sept. 9, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Mikalah Gordon over Zoom video. Mikalah has been able to find strength and healing from rough times through the power of music, with the journey to her first-ever record. In the height…

Pop LGBTQ+

Interview with Duncan Laurence

Sept. 7, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Duncan Laurence over Zoom video. Duncan Laurence shared the official video for his new single, “Electric Life.” Shot in Amsterdam, the sepia-drenched video blurs the line between he…

Interview with mxmtoon

Sept. 6, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing mxmtoon over Zoom video. In May, mxmtoon released her new album rising into the world, a collection of songs that argue growth is always evolving. The album has been streamed more than …

Interview with Gemma Laurence

Sept. 6, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Gemma Laurence over Zoom video. Gemma Laurence is a Brooklyn-based indie folk singer-songwriter from the coast of Maine. Categorizing herself as “Sapphic folk,” Laurence takes inspirati…

Interview with Rudy Touzet

Sept. 5, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Rudy Touzet over Zoom video. Miami based pop singer-songwriter Rudy Touzet recently released his “Goodnight Moon” & “Treason” ahead of the release of his debut EP later this year. Thes…

Interview with Brandy Haze

Sept. 4, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Brandy Haze over Zoom video. Originally from Chino Hills, California, multi-talented Los Angeles-based songwriter Brandy Haze is primarily influenced by contemporary R&B, trap, house, a…

Interview with The Sometimes Island

Sept. 3, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing The Sometimes Island over Zoom video. The Sometimes Island are a synth-forward pop band based in Los Angeles and Albuquerque. The exciting and highly visual live band is comprised of ch…

Interview with Brandon Stansell

Sept. 1, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Brandon Stansell over Zoom video. Seven years after the release of his debut single, singer/songwriter Brandon Stansell has come to occupy a unique niche within country music. He has…

Pop Rap Hip-Hop

Interview with MILES

Aug. 31, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing MILES over Zoom video. MILES’ story might be almost as wild as his fusion of breezy hip-hop, earthshaking pop, and grimy rock. The St. Louis-born and Los Angeles-based singer and rapper…

Guest: MILES
Pop R&B

Interview with MARO

Aug. 31, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing MARO over Zoom video. MARO, born and raised in Portugal, started her music studies at the age of four. Her mother, a music teacher, and her father, a music lover, MARO grew up gathering…

Guest: MARO

Interview with Patrick Holland

Aug. 31, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Patrick Holland over Zoom video. Patrick Holland is no stranger to ghosts. In the last several years, the Montreal-based musician/producer has become accustomed to odd noises, electroni…

Interview with Des Rocs

Aug. 30, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Des Rocs over Zoom video. NYC-native Des Rocs released the official video for “Manic Memories,” his first single release since his critically-acclaimed 2021 debut album A Real Good Pers…

Interview with JODA

Aug. 29, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing JODA over Zoom video. Anjunabeats is pleased to announce the release of the self-titled debut album from JODA, aka Jono Grant and Darren Tate. Grant is one-third of Above & Beyond wh…

Interview with 3Fortiori

Aug. 27, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing 3Fortiori over Zoom video. 3Fortiori is an Independent American Pop, Hip Hop duo originating from Broward County, Florida. 3Fortiori, 3 standing for the 3 levels of art they bring and F…

Interview with Tommy Newport

Aug. 26, 2022

We had the pleasure of interviewing Tommy Newport over Zoom video. Tommy Newport is known for his irresistible falsetto-steeped indie anthems, garnering a substantial buzz with his 2018 debut, Just To Be Ironic, while he …