The Icarus Line
Last Rock n Roll Gang

 
 

DiS logo
Interviews and Articles

Another Review for ‘Avowed Slavery’

Posted July 6, 2014 by admin

Drowned in Sound recently reviewed The Icarus Line’s new (forthcoming) EP and were less then impressed. Arguing that the mini-album lacked the judicious editing and urgency of its bigger brother, the reviewer stated that “keen editing is likely what kept these songs from that record in the first place, and yet that’s something unfortunately absent […]

Full Story »

Interviews and Articles

Tour Dates for 2002

Posted May 18, 2014 by admin

The following is promotional tour material (including interview) for when The Icarus Line were going to tour UK in 2002. Both were printed in Kerrang Feb 16 2002:

Full Story »

Interviews and Articles

The Flight of Icarus

Posted April 27, 2014 by admin

First published in Kerrang May 19 2001, the following is a feature length article that describes The Icarus Line’s struggle in wanting to be taken seriously by people and the music industry, and the lengths to which the band had to go to in order to retain credibility. Not wanting to sell out, The Icarus […]

Full Story »

Interviews and Articles

What could people expect from The Icarus Line on their debut UK tour?

Posted April 20, 2014 by admin

The following is an article that was printed in Kerrang June 30 2001. In it, Joe Cardamone set out the band’s manifesto, and what UK audiences could expect from The Icarus Line when the group invaded the UK a few days later.

Full Story »

 
Interviews and Articles

Loose Lips Sink Ships (7)

Posted April 18, 2014 by admin

If you only ever read one article this year, read this – a comprehensively well researched account on The Icarus Line’s beginnings, and all the trials and tribulations that the band has undergone over the years. Seriously essential reading. Now tell all your friends about the article, as it deserves to be read by all, […]

Full Story »

 
Interviews and Articles

Rock Axxess

Posted April 16, 2014 by admin

‘Rock Axxess’ just published an interview (in Polish and English – you just need to scroll past the Polish version, as the English version starts straight after) with The Icarus Line in its latest issue. The fact that I conducted the interview is but mere coincidence. Check it out below:

Full Story »

 
Interviews and Articles

Interview with Karl Spider

Posted April 16, 2014 by admin

For The Icarus Line’s European tour late last year, the band found themselves in a rut after guitarist Lance Arnao unexpectedly dropped out of touring commitments. In need of an urgent replacement, and as a consequence therefore, Joe and the gang scouted out fellow LA resident (and temporary replacement) Karl Spider who was more then […]

Full Story »

Interviews and Articles

The Icarus Line on their debut UK tour…

Posted April 13, 2014 by admin

The following article appeared in Kerrang July 28 2001, and talks about The Icarus Line’s early days as the band undergoes its debut UK tour. Contained within are stories about the band’s experiences on the road, and how The Icarus Line came to be compared to seminal hardcore bands like Black Flag.

Full Story »

Interviews and Articles

Are you Ready to Rumble?!?!

Posted April 6, 2014 by admin

Check out what Kerrang had to say about The Icarus Line’s debut album mere weeks before Mono became available for general release. And to think that it was made by a bunch of kids. Incredible to think how much talent the band had for its years. Please note that the above article was printed in […]

Full Story »

Interviews and Articles

Penance Soiree 5K Review (Kerrang April 24 2004)

Posted March 23, 2014 by admin

Here is a set of articles which first appeared in Kerrang #1002 (April 24 2004). Among them is a competition, a tour announcement, as well as the coveted 5K review for The Icarus Line’s seminal Penance Soiree album. Enjoy!

Full Story »