2001-2011

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Q & A: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
By Jorge Ramis

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: Drummer Leah Shapiro chats to us
by Alice Inggs

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club in SA
FRIDAY, 25 NOVEMBER 2011 13:33

‘Synergy’ weekend ready to rock
November 22 2011 at 10:25am
Terri Dunbar-Curran

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club volvió a la Argentina (BRMC returns to Argentina)
Posted by OPENLY Rock at 12:50

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: “Nunca nos importó mucho firmar con un sello” (“We Never cared much about signing to a label”)
Posted on November 17, 2011 at 9:44 pm by guest

BRMC Roar in to SA (added 16 Nov 2011)
Contributed by: EntertainmentAfrica.com News

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: Synergy swamp-rock
by Evan Milton

HDF BRMC Interview
Posted by @ RickyBoring

BRMC y su show en Maquinaria: “No siempre sabemos en lo que nos estamos metiendo en los festivales” (“We do not always know what we put in Festivals”)
by Maira Cerda Carolina – 11/11/2011 – 15:47

“Subimos al escenario sin un plan” (“We go on stage without a plan”)
Posted on November 8, 2011
By Diego Gez

Cuero caliente (Hot Leather) by Martin Santoro

Otra cita con la oscuridad (Another Appointment with the Dark)
By Facundo Soler (TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2011)

Robert Been en Rolling Stone Chile: “Cuando escribo no puedo escuchar nada más”
NOVEMBER 10, 2011 Posted by Miguel A. Perez

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: “Tocar en Argentina es como visitar a una ex, muy buena en la cama”
Tuesday, 08 November 2011

Interview with Robert – En el camino – Los Inrocks
By Julian Fernandez Mouján .

BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB: La entrevista. Parte 1. Parte 2.
Posteado el 1.11.20

Interview with Robert – Black Rebel Motorcycle Club 美国X档案 – HIT轻音乐 (American X-Files)

http://hit.dazui.com/Star/detail/id/4794/flag/1

Leah Shapiro interview featured in TOM TOM Magazine (Issue 7)
posted by Armine Iknadossian on 10/15/2011

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: “No esperen el mismo show dos veces” (“Do not expect the same show twice”)
Published on October 4, 2011 at 12:01 am by guest

BRMC: “Estamos escuchando mucho Iggy Pop” Tuesday August 23, 2011 | 18:37

Uploaded on Jul 5, 2011
Kyeo.tv reporters Jon Corbett and Stephen Noble went to see Black Rebel Motorcycle Club before their gig in Newcastle, talking through latest albums, old albums and the bullshit music scene with Richard Coulson on camera duty

Rough Sketch Magazine, posted 3/2011

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2010

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Focus on the Music, Not Debt
Posted on Dec 27th 2010 3:00PM by Linda Laban

DiS meets Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club »

by Dom Gourlay

12:12 December 16th, 2010

http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4141675-dis-meets-black-rebel-motorcycle-club

Winter 2010 issue of Pulp magazine
Interview with Robert, posted by nanunanunz

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/forum/view.php?t=10744&p=3

Interview – BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB
Nottingham Live – NOVEMBER 24, 2010, Interview by Geri Richardson
http://www.nottinghamlive.co.uk/live/2010/11/interview-black-rebel-motorcycle-club/

Bunch.tv Interview (Part 1)
Uploaded on Nov 14, 2010
Very good interview. Very interesting questions.

Bunch.tv Interview (Part 2)

Spinner Interview w/Peter Hayes
Uploaded on Nov 14, 2010
After these amazing 3 songs… Interview talking about… things!

UniScreen trifft… Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Uploaded on Oct 19, 2010
Rebellion der Motorrad-Gang und der Ringtones. Von Marlon Brando inspiriert sprechen BRMC über BRMC, Erfolg und Fahrstuhlmusik.

B.R.M.C. – Tiscali Music Interview
Uploaded on Oct 17, 2010
Howl era

vienna, may 17, 2010

http://www.facebook.com/uniscreen

B.R.M.C. – Dirty Laundry Interview (Part 1)
Uploaded on Oct 17, 2010
Robert Levon Been about changing his name, his father (R.I.P.), his childhood & meeting Peter Hayes.

B.R.M.C. – Dirty Laundry Interview (Part 2)
Uploaded on Oct 17, 2010
Robert Levon Been about turning down commercials, their basement in Philadelphia, Nick Jago & new drummer Leah Shapiro.

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

“Everything seems to perish” Anja Wasserbäch, on 21/11/2010 07:40
Relevant Magazine, September/October 2010
http://www.relevantmagazine.com/digital-issue/47?page=48

Loving the Rough Edges
Be prepared to lose yourself while at the Black Rebel Motorcycle Club show
by Gene Armstrong, September 16, 2010

Not Missing a Beat
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s new skinswoman immediately pounds one out
By: Tyler Davidson

Done All Wrong: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club return to form on their latest album, as they deal with the death of Michael Been, the band’s sound mixer and father of bassist Robert Been
By DAVE GOOD Thursday, Sep 9 2010

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Devils with a Cause
posted by queencrab on august 20th, 2010

Video Interview: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Sunday, 25th July 2010 9:28AM (posted by nanunanunz)

Full Interview: http://www.3news.co.nz/Full-interview-with-Black-Rebel-Motorcycle-Club/tabid/368/articleID/167019/Default.aspx

The Groove Guide, 07th-13th July 2010

Interview with Peter, posted by nanunanunz

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/forum/view.php?t=10744&p=3

Rebels beating the devil’s tattoo TUE, 06 JUL 2010 5:43A.M.

Interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: Revealing Tricks

—by , March 31, 2010

Swings And Roundabouts: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Robert Levon Been on his ups and downs
Posted by ClashMusic Thu, 03/06/2010

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic
TUE JUN 1, 2010
Host: Jason Bentley

Interview with Leah – BANG BANG BERLIN
http://www.bangbangberlin.com/?p=3907

BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB – Interview (2010)
Jessica Schnittger
FRIDAY, 7 MAY 2010

Interview: Still Hot & Sweaty In Leather, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club.
MUSIC: Pete and the gang are rebels with applause
Jonathan Geddes, 12 April 2010 09:01:12 AM

BRMC old romantics
Bang 12 April 2010 09:00 BST

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Brmc Old Romantics
http://www.contactmusic.com/news.nsf/story/brmc-old-romantics_1138651

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club | Make Major Moves
by Michael Allen Goldberg, Philedelphia Weekly, April 6, 2010

Liner Notes: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, ‘Beat the Devil’s Tattoo’
Written by Express contributor Stephen M. Deusner, Photo by Tessa Angus
Posted By Express at 7:14 AM on April 5, 2010

APRIL 1, 2010 Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
BY JUSTIN JACOBS
http://www.pittsburghcitypaper.ws/gyrobase/Content?oid=77211

Interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: Revealing Tricks
—by Cathy A. Campagna, March 31, 2010

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club are all revved up.
FUZZ-ROCKERS ARE BACK ON BLISTERING FORM
By Tim Barr, 28/03/2010

Devil’s Music: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club return to their roots
by Norm NarvajaMarch 24, 2010

Interview: Peter Hayes of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club –Shelley Peckham

BRMC interview w/ iAN – Part 1
Uploaded on Mar 22, 2010
Robert Been & Leah Shapiro of B.R.M.C. answer questions put to them by the worthless and swirled out iAN

BRMC Interview w/ iAN – Part 2
Uploaded on Mar 22, 2010
Swirled out with Robert and Leah in Tulsa, Oklahoma at Cain’s Ballroom, feeling like Rusty James on a whiskey cloud…

BRMC Interview w/ iAN – Part 3

BRMC Interview w/ iAN – Part 4

Long Way Down: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Beat the Devil’s Tattoo is the reverb-heavy rockers’ most cohesive LP yet.
By Bob Ruggiero Thursday, Mar 18 2010

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: Better the Devil You Know
Published on March 17, 2010 in Interviews

Rebels find heart after roaring down a rocky road
BY FRANCOIS MARCHAND, CANWEST NEWS SERVICE MARCH 15, 2010

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: On the Record
Uploaded on Mar 12, 2010
Peter Hayes of BRMC on his favorite album of all time.

Fear of a Black Planet: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Talk Life and Legalities
By Adrian Covert | MOG Associate Editor

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Devils With The Best Tunes
by Michael Wylie-Harris, first published in London Tourdates #059 , 12th March 2010

Meet Robert Levon Been of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
By Molly Bergen in Arts & Events on March 11, 2010 4:17 PM

California blues-rock trio Black Rebel Motorcycle Club finds redemption
By FRANCOIS MARCHAND, Vancouver Sun March 3, 2010

March 01st, 2010 | Category: Brian F. JohnsonFeaturesInterviews
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club drops Beat The Devil’s Tattoo and hits the road again

Peter Hayes of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club speaks softly, and doesn’t carry much with him
By Tuyet Nguyen March 1, 2010

Black Rebel Motorcyle Club rides into Las Vegas
Indie-rock band brings new drummer, songs to Wasted Space this weekend
By Laura Davis (contact)
Friday, Feb. 26, 2010 | 3:11 p.m.

Sixty seconds with Robert Levon Been (February 25, 2010)
by Alan Sculley

Band rolls into town at the speed of blur
by Cortney Maddock Feb 24, 2010

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: beating the devil
California psych-rockers talk about their latest album and tour…and why German cops are scary
By Andy Hermann, Metromix, February 19, 2010

BRMC: Whatever happened to my rock n roll? 5th Feb 2010

Interview with Peter Hayes @ NAMM, Jan. 16, 2010

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2009

Black Rebel Motorcylce Club Ready Fifth Album With New Drummer
Posted on Dec 1st 2009 10:00AM by Jolie Lash

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Gearing Up For New Releases
by Gary Graff, Detroit  |   September 08, 2009 1:24 EDT

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2008

Guitar Consciousness: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Robert Been Opens Up
Thursday, September 11, 2008
by LISA ENGELBREKTSON

July 27, 2008 · 4:45 PM
Despite line up change, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club rides tall
By Tovin Lapan

BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB – Interview (2008)

BRMC’s full spectrum of sound
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club sometimes surprises even itself with the songs it produces
By Walter Tunis Contributing Music Critic

Soundcheck: In-depth with Robert Levon Been of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Post by Shelley Peckham on 4/30/2008 1:00pm

B.R.M.C Live in concert April 26th 2008 in Lawrence KS
Interview with Peter Hayes

Interview – Robert Levon Been of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
[Dentist interview, conducted April 24, 2008]

Peter Hayes, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Interview
Posted by lusson on April 17, 2008 08:26 PM

Q&A with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Posted by Troy Reimink | The Grand Rapids Press April 14, 2008 13:54PM

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club stops by Vlaze Studios for a chat on Rock Remedy.

http://blip.tv/file/640846

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2007

BRMC Speak Through Their Music
Music Feature by Black Cat, November 6, 2007

BRMC: Insanity, Booze and The Beatles
Interview by: dolly dagger

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Robert Been answers back
Neala Johnson, December 28, 2007 12:00am

BRMC Returned from Exhaustion and a Break-up with a Fresh Perspective
Erik Jensen, December 28, 2007

Friday, Dec. 21, 2007
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
By FELICITY HUGHES

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

ROBERT LEVON BEEN, guitarist, bassist and vocalist for garage rockers BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB, talks about the nature of reality and the philosophy of music.

JAKEB SMITH knows true happiness.

The Boys Are Back In Town

http://www.timeoff.com.au/index.php?area=Interviews&pg=38&subarea=7803&sel=7803

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club | 14th December 07

It’s All Rock ‘N Roll Baby; Pete From BRMC Checks In

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Interview by Liane Chan
http://www.supersweet.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=511&Itemid=39
http://porcupiny.blogspot.com/2007/11/interview-with-robert-and-peter-of.html

Road works in progress…
7th December 2007, 11:00 WST

Radioeins interview

Dienstag, 27. November, 14.10 Uhr

BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB – Interview

http://popzine.de/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=292&Itemid=1

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: ‘When In Doubt, Follow The Music’

artist: black rebel motorcycle club

date: 10/31/2007

Interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
October 20, 2007
http://mugheadreview.com/

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s hard road: Independent-minded rockers blaze their own music identity, hoping fans follow a path less traveled
By Bob Mehr (Contact) Thursday, October 25, 2007

BRMC gear up for first Voodoo show
http://tigerweekly.com/article/10-24-2007/6780

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club back together, back to rock
Latest album shows off the band’s growth
Friday, October 05, 2007

SANDY COHEN

Smith’s Top Festival Picks
http://www.mercurynews.com/music/ci_7080211?nclick_check=1

Article Launched:10/04/2007 05:05:30 AM PDT

One more for the soulmate dreamers: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club interview

http://fuelfriends.blogspot.com/2007/09/one-more-for-soulmate-dreamers-black.html

Rock-n-Roll Rebellion
By Andrea Rizzo
Tuesday, Sep. 18, 2007

Here Comes My Baby: BRMC Births a Brawler
BY TRISTAN STADDON

Soundcheck: Peter Hayes of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
by Shelley Peckham on Thu, 2007-09-13 13:01.

Black Rebel Motorcyle rolls into the Bluffs on Saturday
BY NIZ PROSKOCIL, WORLD-HERALD STAFF WRITER

‘Rebel’ is there for a reason
Jeff Spevak, Staff music critic (September 13, 2007)

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club will rev things up tonight at the Ventura Theatre
By Bill Locey
Thursday, September 6, 2007

Backstage at Bumbershoot: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
September 7, 2007
Frontman Peter Hayes chats Baby 81 and future plans.

Men in black: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club escape pigeonholing and survive hammer-wielding bikers
~ By MATTHEW SINGER ~

BRMC Rolls into LA
10:00 PM PDT on Wednesday, September 5, 2007
By VANESSA FRANKO, The Press-Enterprise

Easy Rider: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Peter Hayes Talks Rock and Rebellion
Thursday, August 30, 2007
By Sean Mageean

BRMC Interview
WBCN Band Camp Interview
August 12, 2007
Uploaded on Aug 15, 2007

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Interview – RnR Mag
Uploaded on Aug 3, 2007
The Rock *N* Roll Magazine met saw Black Rebel Motorcycle Club when they were visiting DK. Robert Levon Been from Black Rebel Motorcycle Club gave an interview after the concert which was played in Christania.

AL DI VS BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB
Uploaded on Jun 27, 2007
AWESOME INTRO AND INTERVIEW FROM ALDTV.COM

AL VS BRMC PART 2
Uploaded on Jul 13, 2007
PART 2 OF AL’S ITERVIEW WITH ROBERT LEVON BEEN from AL D TV.

AL DI VS BRMC PART 3
Uploaded on Jul 13, 2007
PART 3 OF AL’S INTERVIEW WITH ROBERT LEVON BEEN from AL D TV .

Toazted Video Interview

An interview with Peter Hayes of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Monday, May 07, 2007
by Jason Newman

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Heads Up High
Written by Jon Seller
Monday, 16 April 2007

Revving Its Engine: With its fourth album, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club wasn’t ready to shift into neutral.
By Erica Landau, South Florida Sun-Sentinel
June 7 2007

Back in Black: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club returns to form with definitive, trend-nullifying fourth album, Baby 81
By Saby Reyes-Kulkarni
Published: June 7, 2007

Posted Sat Mar 31, 2007 3:06 AM
Interview with Robert
http://www.aldtv.com/brmc1.html

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: Exclusive Interview

POSTED ON MAY 9, 2007:

Grown Up Music: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club rocks the free world

By Ryan Peck

The Wild Ones: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
By Tom Matich, May 16, 2007, 19:00

BRMC’s Robert Levon Been on ‘Baby 81′
May 7, 2007

Interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (BRMC)

3VOOR12 – Interview with Robert

Out of the darkness: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club rebounds after a few tough turns
By Jonathan Perry, Globe Correspondent | May 25, 2007

Alternative Ulster May ’07 interview with Pete

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?t=5768

BRMC now plays from the heart
May 25, 2007 04:30 AM
Ben Rayner, Pop Music Critic

Thursday, May 24, 2007
Radio Free Chicago Interview: Black Rebel Motrocycle Club

The Black Arts: [Black Rebel Motorcycle Club] May. 14, 2007
by Matt Schild

Uneasy Riders: These Black Rebels are through with the introductions.
By Eric Davidson
Published: May 17, 2007

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: Interview with Peter Hayes
from volume 02 issue 01 // Michael Rabinowitz

LiveDaily Interview: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Robert Levon Been
May 10, 2007 02:32 PM
by Tara Hall, LiveDaily Contributor

Music – May 10, 2007, Cry Babies: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club are bringing back the distortion, regardless of what you think.
by Jeff Inman

Watch our exclusive chat with the leather clad rockers from Black Rebel Motorcycle club about their new album, the UK music scene and a new format for festivals.

http://www.itv.com/page.asp?partid=7824

The Evil Roadie: BRMC get FGDed
http://www.thestoolpigeon.com/evilroadie.html

Interview by Eileen McSweeney

http://comfortcomes.com/?page=interview&id=215

BRMC = “Boldy Romantic Manly Children”?
Posted May 4th 2007 2:30PM by Mike Spinella

Friday, 4 May 2007

Interview: Robert Levon Been of BRMC

YOU HAVE TO KEEP KICKING AND SHOUTING

PETER MAURITS (translated by Saskia)

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?t=5542

BIRTHING REBELLION WITH BRMC
By Dennis Cook

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Men In Black
by Sam Villis on 30/04/2007

Rebels With a Cause – Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
By Andrew Parks – April 2007

Video interview: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
by Malcolm Mackenzie. Monday, April 30 2007

Interview with Robert n Peter in the May issue of PLAYMUSIC magazine

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?t=5512

fm – Live At The Camden Crawl, Day 1
http://www.xfm.co.uk/Article.asp?id=389555&spid=

Moody? Uncommunicative? Surly? Deep seated hatred of the press? Quite possibly on drugs? Blimey, you must be a member of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club! Really though, we had a chat with guitarist Peter Hayes and he seemed very pleasant.

http://www2.xfm.co.uk/staticweb/avplayers/vanilla/x_audio.html?&stream=http://mediaweb.musicradio.com/Show.asx?Episode=3086&end 

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club rocks again
By SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer Fri Apr 27, 3:04 PM ET

Interview: Peter and Robert – Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
By Suzy Sims

Peter Hayes unveils BRMC’s fourth album, ‘Baby 81′, track by track & we play you each song in full in our two part album special.

http://www.nme.com/artists/black-rebel-motorcycle-club/media/530

Back to Being Loud: An Interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Wed, 18 Apr 2007 12:04:51

Guitarist/singer Peter Hayes talks about keeping your swagger and not selling out
– Adam McKibbin

BRMC delivers hard-rocking “Baby”
Fri Apr 20, 2007 10:31pm ET21
By Susan Visakowitz

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Heads Up High
Article by Jon Seller

Reformed Rebels reunite
By JACQUI SWIFT
April 20, 2007

BRMC Interview
Sun Mar 11 14:53:23 2007
by Simon Webb

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club | Creating Space
Written by Dave Jasmon

BRMC: ‘Don’t Read, It’s Not Cool To Be Clever’
by Sam Villis on 13/04/2007

Rebel With A Cause
Words: Johnny K, page 34-35

Rockers get an upgrade
Apr 13 2007

BRMC’s New ‘Baby’ Arrives In Early May
January 29, 2007, 11:15 AM ET
Jonathan Cohen, N.Y.

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2006

Black Rebel Motorcyle Club reveal new album details

Filed in the USA 13.Dec.06 2:43pm

BRMC Plugs Back In For Fourth Album
October 17, 2006, 4:15 PM ET
Jonathan Cohen, N.Y.

StimTV interview from Henry Fonda Theater

http://stimtv.com/stim/tv/link/0100001999

Brothers of Reinvention: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club switches gears on latest album, Howl

Interview By Alan Sculley

Not Destroyed by Madness

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Robert Levon Been explains what happened to your rock ‘n’ roll.

BY COOPER LANE BAKER

Published 02.22.06

The Wild Ones

Thursday, February 16, 2006

relish staff report

Indie rock group rides into SRU

By: Colin McGuire

Issue date: 2/10/06 Section: Entertainment

On Their Own: Black Rebel Motorcycle rebounds after getting dropped
Posted  on Feb 07, 2006 – 08:43 PM
By Chris Drabick, The Cleveland Free Times

BRMC restored to health with a howl

by Emily H. Lanigan

The Northwest Herald: B.R.M.C. finds darkness, salvation in Americana

Under the Radar, Winter 2006 Issue (posted by anicaasharp)

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?t=3280

Wednesday, February 1, 2006

Revving up: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club is still cool, and still knows how to rock out
GINA DAUGHERTY | CIN WEEKLY

Chicago Innerview: Redemption

story by Sara Farr

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2005

Penny Black Music

http://www.pennyblackmusic.com/cgi-local/rbarticlereadmain.pl/SID=8279120/?articlesearch=1404

http://www.pennyblackmusic.com/cgi-local/rbarticlereadmain.pl/SID=8279120/?articlesearch=1436

Wednesday, September 21, 2005

Interview: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

By David A. Cobb

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: Dark Howl

Shane Handler, Wednesday, November 30, 2005

Finding Counterculture: Interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

[by Ryan Gray] 26 October 05

Daily Texan Online

9/30/05

Been tries to shake line-up changes, label drop
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club arrives in Austin, returns to musical roots
By Craig Whitney

http://www.brmc-forum.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?p=17954

No Depression: The Acoustic Motorbike
BRMC shifts gears and strikes a spark
by Allison Stewart

BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB [ September 6th, 2005 ]

Silent Uproar recently talked with the band’s frontman Peter Hayes about the change in sound, what we can expect from the band on future records, and the problems with our throwaway consumer culture.

Howl – Action and Reaction with the Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

by Andrew Lawless

http://www.threemonkeysonline.com/threemon_printable.php?id=331

Ticketmaster, Published November 2005

Interview with Robert

Excerpt from Sentimentalist Mag Interview w/Peter

BRMC/Peter Hayes (excerpt from cover feature issue 19)

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?id=26367&parent=26367&thread=3114&page=1

3 Voor 12 audio interview w/Robert
http://3voor12.vpro.nl/3voor12/magazines/news/index.jsp?portals=2534202&magazines=10719222&news=5419978

Restless Sinners by Paula G
http://www.ambitious-outsiders.com/features/brmc/brmcint.html 

Supersweet – BRMC describes HOWL

BRMC – The Howling Blues by Lennat Mak

Howl at the moon, FilmInk (Australian Mag)
BY MARK HANSON.
http://www.brmc-forum.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=812

Oct. 3, 2005, 10:26 AM
Picking independence over fame
By MICHAEL D. CLARK, Houston Chronicle

Primal Scream: BRMC Strip It All Back Down
BY JOHN D. LUERSSEN

Seattle’s Only Music Section • Sep 8 – Sep 14, 2005

Back in black, but unplugged and without the attitude
Published in The National Post on September 23, 2005

September 8, 2005
Robert Doesn’t Want to Get Too Heavy On Us
By Michelle Gilzenrat

Rebels with a change in voice 
09.10.05
By Scott Kara

On the band’s deceptive name and the biker gang backlash it’s brought to their lives
http://www.fhmus.com/articles-152.asp

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?t=3351

Redemption songs: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club renew their faith in rock and roll
BY MAC RANDALL, Issue Date: September 9 – 15, 2005

Howling on the Inside [13 October 2005]

Robert Levon Been takes us into the studio — and through the years — for the story behind the new Black Rebel Motorcycle Club album.
by Sasha Denisoff

A time to ‘Howl’: ’Good music’ is still the root of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s new sound

By Chris Nixon, October 6, 2005

Bolt.com Interview from Irving Plaza, NYC

http://www.bolt.com/editor/page/bossblog/20050929#mp3_i_am_not_a

Guitar One, November 2005

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/press/BRMC_GuitarOne3.jpg

Devil In The Woods, September 2005

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/press/Devil%20In%20The%20Woods.jpg

Rebels without a cause: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club rolls on

By Jonathan Garrett
Published September 28, 2005

A long way from the street corner
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club returns to its ‘spare some change’ sound
Metro, 9.26.05
by Amber Ray

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/press/MetroNY%209.26.jpg

Band drops its Brit style for an American sound

Friday, September 23, 2005

By SALVATORE TUZZEO JR.

Mislabeled rebels: Trio talks about fans mistaking their homeland, new album
by Blair R. Fischer
September 20, 2005

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/press/Red%20Eye.pdf

Music – September 15, 2005

Extreme Makeover: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club lose their cool and find their soul with Howl.

by Jeff Inman

Total Guitar by Phil Ascott

http://www.brmc-forum.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=691

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (2 mb) 9/1/2005

Mel Bampton speaks to Robert from the US group about their very gospel-inspired third album Howl.

An Interview with Nick & Peter, Rock Mag (translated by Lia)

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?id=20241&parent=20241&thread=2563&page=1

A brief interview with Comfort Comes

X-clusive: BRMC “When You Lose Everything, It Becomes Simpler”

Headliners of the next Big Night Out, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, speak exclusively to Xfm Online about an explosive twelve months and their return from the brink to “become brothers again.”

Howl finds former fuzz-rockers revvin’ for heaven
CHRIS HAIRE
Boston’s Weekly Dig

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?id=19968&parent=19968&thread=2524&page=1

cd:uk interview with Robert, 9/2/05

Audio interview from Sommerfestival 2004

Photos: http://www.brf1.be/sommerfestivals/2004/Werchter/brmc

Dressing Up the Counterculture by Chi Tung

Sep 10 – Filter Podcast Download

BRMC are featured in the 3rd edition of Filters MagCast. Robert and Peter join Filter and discuss the new album and music they are currently listening to.

Peter also plays a live version of the incredible Devil’s Waitin’.

Ain’t Never Easy: Through the Eye of the Whirlpool with BRMC’s Robert Levon Been POSTED ON Sep 02, 2005 – 05:34 PM
By Ryan Michael Painter

Back in Black
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club singer/guitarist Peter Hayes discusses his band’s new album, label, and lease on life.

Stuffmagazine.com, 9/6/2005
By Paul Semel

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club tries on a new sound
By Tom Lanham, CONTRIBUTOR, Inside Bay Area

Rebels tamed: ACOUSTIC-BASED CD CO-EXISTS WITH BAND’S HARD-ROCK IMAGE By Jon Matsumoto, Sept. 9, 2005

The Portable-Infinite/SF Burning, Sept. 7, 2005

Polish Interview from “Teraz Rock”
by Anna Gacek translated by wercia
http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?id=18876&parent=18876&thread=2379&page=1

They Did It Their Way: A band so contrary that it rebelled against rebellion.
By Lorraine Ali, Newsweek, Updated: 11:56 p.m. ET Sept. 3, 2005

BRMC KICK-STARTS AMERICAN TOUR
– Jaan Uhelszki, Sunday, September 4, 2005

Peter chats to Steve (Phoenix FM) about the new album, Howl, and how they had to self fund it.

V.F. Q&A: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Righteous Rebels (8/15/05)
Nylon, September 2005

Revved Up: things still kind of suck? Black Rebel Motorcycle Club after a hellish year of bust ups and a renewed sense of purpose.
by Luke Crisell
Photographed by David Reich
http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/press/BRMC_NYLON3.JPG

CMJ New Music Report, Issue 926

Bad Ass Bikers Howl at the Moon: 19th Nervous Breakup

Nearly destroyed by madness, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club roars back with Howl after run-ins with customs and an unwilling Virgin.
by Kory Grow, Photo by Ken Schles
August 22, 2005

New York Post Interview

Country Rebels: BRMC splinters, reunites, and finds a whole new way to play music
by Mary Huhn,
Sunday, August 21, 2005

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/press/NY%20Post.pdf

Interview in the Sun, Posted by Lois: Sat Aug 27, 2005 8:45:39 am

Rebel’s Yell Was Worth The Pain

http://forum.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/view.php?id=18245&parent=18245&thread=2282&page=1

Disorder Magazine, August 2005
Words: Kerstin Twachtmann
Photos: Jacqui Black

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/press/disorder.jpg

The Times, August 2005

Wild Ones Clean Up: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club aren’t as sulky as they’re painted. In fact, they’re quite a laugh, Steve Jelbert discovered.

Mean Street Magazine, August 2005, Vol 16.02
by Imran Ghori

“For us, it’s just the other side of the band.”

BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB PRAY FOR ‘AVERAGE’ ALBUM
19/08/2005 17:33

A Night Out With The Quick and the Dead
By PAULINE O’CONNOR, Published: August 14, 2005

The Fly, August 2005 (cover and interview): The Wild Ones Return

http://www.blackrebelmotorcycleclub.com/press/clash.jpg

Filter Magazine Artist to watch
http://www.filter-mag.com/artists/interior.132.html

xTaster Street Team Page
http://www.xtaster.co.uk/project_detail.php?id=4064

So comments Robert Turner honestly on the return of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club and their third album ‘Howl’, set for release this August.

NME 18 June 2005 Interview
Words: Barry Nicholson in Los Angeles
http://www.angelfire.com/indie/BRMC/nme180605.html

BRMC screech into to town
Jon-Paul Waddington, Thursday, 9th June 2005

BLACK REBEL REUNITE! Published: 18-05-2005-14-50

May 10, 2005, 3:00 PM ET
Update: BRMC ‘Howls’ Back On Third Album
By Jonathan Cohen, N.Y.

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2004

“Why I Love Marlon Brando” by Peter Hayes from BRMC
from NME.com, Paul Mcnamee, 12/28/2004

X-clusive: BRMC Go Rootsy On Next Album
(Matt Everitt) from Reading 2004

Chicago Innerview: Too Cool to Flip Over the Handlebars
TURNER’S INNER VIEW: “It’s still a pretty bad deal, and I’m glad to be in the middle of it at the same time.”
story by Jay Gentile

REBELS WITH A CAUSE! Published: 10-05-2004-14-57

September 8, 2004: On Leaving Virgin and their Politically Charged New Album

Cincinnati CityBeat Print Friendly

BRMC Me, ASAP: Already a hit in the U.K., Black Rebel Motorcycle Club look for some stateside love (and continued Brit success) with new disc
Interview By Alan Sculley (April 14, 2004)

Cambridge Corn Exchange, 9.2.04 (February 9, 2004?)

WE’RE ALL IN LOVE: Bram van Moorhem interviews Robert Turner of the men in black, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (February 2004)

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Interviewer: Peter Wenker

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2003

Going for a ride
Interview by Will Hodgkinson, The Guardian, Friday, November 21, 2003

WE’RE AT THE FOREFRONT OF OUR OWN ROCK REVOLUTION, NOT ANYONE ELSE’S
Text: James Oldham
Photography: Hamish Brown

http://www.angelfire.com/indie/BRMC/nme301102.html 

Junk Media talks with Peter

Peter Sax, November 10, 2003

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: They Ride the Line
Brooding band of rockers dodge Britney, dis CNN, and get sanctioned by Hell’s Angels. by C. Bottomley, Wed. October 15.2003 4:16 PM EDT

Back in Black: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club is only so-so bored with the U.S.A.
~ By CRAIG ROSEN ~October 9, 2003

The boys from the Black Rebel Motorcycle Club have a reputation for being mean, moody and difficult to deal with. Not for Parmida Zarinkama though; this Rebel’s just misunderstood. (October 2003)

“There’s a heavy current going on”
Mean Street Magazine, October 2003, Vol 14.04
by Aidin Vaiziri

Tortured Genius: How BRMC’s Peter Hayes and Robert Turner Got Everything Wrong and Produced One of the Year’s Most Brilliant Guitar Albums

By Michael Molenda, Guitar Player, 10/2003

real detroit weekly – 30 september 2003

Sounding more like moppy-haired Euro gents than a brooding trio of Bay Area brats, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club have been hailed as music’s answer to all those asking, “Whatever happened to my rock ‘n’ roll?”

http://www.marpop.com/brmc-iview.html 

BBC Manchester: Interview with Nick Jago of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
updated 29/08/03
http://www.bbc.co.uk/manchester/music/2003/08/29/jago.ram

The Simplicity of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

By Andrew Steenberg, August 29, 2003

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (Robert) interview (audio, mp3) about the album “Take Them On On Your Own”.

http://www.toazted.com/artistinfo.php?artist=282

Club class: They turn down six-figure offers from advertisers and refuse star treatment, but BRMC reckon their music puts them in a superior league, findsSam Delaney

Saturday, August 16, 2003

BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB BY KEITH DANIELS

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

I recently caught up with their bassist and co-vocalist Robert Turner while he was backstage at the U.K.’s Leeds festival:

“The whole fucking point of art is to question what’s going on. That’s art’s purpose and artists have every right in the world to do that.” –Peter Hayes, June

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2003

How the usually reticent Black Rebel Motocycle Club are challenging the climate of paranoia and fear created by the US government with their forceful new album.
Text: Lyndsey Parker Photography: Hamish Brown
NME – June 14, 2003 http://www.angelfire.com/indie/BRMC/nme140603.html

Contact Music Artist Page

http://contactmusic.com/new/artist.nsf/0/C8C4874CC744DB0B80256EAE003C0C2D!opendocument&bio=full

Interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (February 22, 2003) By V. Wade Contreras
Beyond Mainstream caught up with BRMC’s bass player, Robert Turner, on Feb. 22, in the midst of the band’s current European tour.

ADVANCED WARNING! ALBUMS IN THE PIPELINE THIS MONTH: BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB EXPECTED JUNE 2003

SUBJECT TO STAYING AWAKE Q Magazine, March 2003
http://www.angelfire.com/indie/BRMC/q0303article.html

February 8, 2003 Dark moody types talk dealing with the media
(print version) 

Hear Robert and Pete from Black Rebel Motorcycle Club exclusively talk John Kennedy through their second album, BRMC’s follow-up to their self-titled 2000 debut album, ‘Take Them On On Your Own’. Get the full story on the writing, recording and classic studio moments.
http://www.xfm.co.uk/Article.asp?id=14701

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2002

VISIONS on screen: BRMC feature

Blazing saddles: They wear black, blow up loudspeakers and write songs about killing the US government. What’s got Black Rebel Motorcycle Club so angry? Dave Simpson meets them in Glasgow, Friday, December 6, 2002

NME – BRMC Answers Your Questions September 14, 2002
http://www.angelfire.com/indie/BRMC/nmeinterview.html

Robert, Peter and Nick from Black Rebel Motorcycle Club in the Live Lounge w/Jo Whiley on BBC Radio 1, May 2002

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Spread The Love
Wednesday June 05, 2002 @ 04:00 PM By: ChartAttack.com Staff

Rebels Without A Pause: BRMC’s Tireless Cause to Bring Rock n’ Roll Back to the Fore by Mark Redfern (June 2002)

Bonus Quotes & Photos from Under the Radar
by Mark Redfern & Nick Hyman

The Wild Ones: B.R.M.C. Kick Into High Gear
By Kurt Orzeck (May/June 2002)

Breakin’ the Law: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club drummer Nick Jago stays one beat ahead of the law. And the motorcycle gangs. (May 9-22, 2002)
thewavemag.com/pagegen.php?pagename=article&articleid=21610
http://www.thewavemag.com/printarticle.php?articleid=21610 (print friendly)

“As far as when I’m on drugs, I’m not sure how wise I am.”
— Nick Jago of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club [Vol. 2, Issue 10]
http://www.thewavemag.com/pagegen.php?pagename=article&articleid=22250

Keepin’ the Heartbeat of Rock ‘n Roll – Crud Magazine (Nick) May 2002 http://www.2-4-7-music.com/newsitems/may02/blackrebel2.asp

Robert Turner of BRMC. Manchester Academy 12.05.02
t.r.a.n.s.m.i.s.s.i.o.n.d.i.s.o.r.d.e.r.

Scene & Heard – April 4, 2002
The New Cool: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club are all leather jackets and passive aloofness—so begins the revolution. by Jeff Inman

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club: ‘We’re not planning on turning into rap or something…’ 19 February 2002
Interview by Martin O’Gorman

Courtney Love likes us. So what?
BRMC have famous fans. As if they care, writes Akin Ojumu
Sunday January 27, 2002 

Do Not Wash Your Hair – Advice from BRMC (January 18, 2002?)
On Jan 18th, the Raft Talked to Robert and Peter from BRMC. Here’s the full transcript

Lamacq Live – January 16, 2002
Interview with Peter and Robert
http://www.angelfire.com/indie/BRMC/lamacqlive160102.html

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2001

New To Q – Black Rebel Motorcycle Club 18 December 2001

Recoil, Volume 5, Issue 6 – Members Only (December 2001)

An Interview with The Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
November 2001 | Issue 20

BRMC – Salvation or Sinners???? (Oct 2001)
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Robert Turner gives our Ian Fortnam a right ear bending.

Virgin Records Earns Underground Success with BRMC (Virgin Records)
By: Alex Steininger (Issue #42 – November 2001)

B.R.M.C. Rebels Without A Cause 
(September 18, 2001) by Niklas Wallenberg

Gigz with Peter Hayes, Robert Turner, and Nick Jago from B.R.M.C. @ 31st Street Pub
Photos: http://rockcircustv.com/rcpages/iviewpics9.html

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club / interview / August 2001
Bring back my rock n’ roll: LA-based trio bring driving guitars and smart lyrics to the forefront. And oh how we need it… by Suzanne Sanders

Hell’s Angels: Fans cry for more, more, more of this Motorcycle Club’s Rebel whine.
By Scott Wilson (August 16, 2001)

July/August 2001 Request Article
Steve Baltin + photograph by Andrew Bessler
http://www.angelfire.com/indie/BRMC/requestarticle.html

Revved-Up Rock: The Black Rebel Motorcycle Club rides roughshod over today’s guitar gods
By Jennifer Maerz Published: Wednesday, June 27, 2001

Indie Shop Interview, July 24, 2001
El Rey Theatre, Hollywood, CA

The wild ones: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, a band of California Anglophiles, is nowhere near angelic
By Jackson Griffith (July 5, 2001)

HipOnline – Out of the Dark
by charlie craine (May 21, 2001)

B.R.M.C. Proves That Indie Spirit Can Still Drive a Major-Label Deal
By: Natalie Nichols – Star Tribune Company
May 3rd 2001 5:46pm

APRIL 20 – 26, 2001
The Wild Ones: BRMC comes to your town by Mara Schwartz

B.R.M.C.’S ALL REVVED UP WITH A PLACE TO GO
By GERRY GALIPAULT (April 15, 2001)

Interview with Robert Turner and Nick Jago (April 6, 2001)
http://www.concertlivewire.com/interviews/rebel.htm

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Approximate dates/years

The Raft has a bad habit of not putting dates on most of their interviews.

Swinging axes and grinding words. here’s BRMC (2003)
http://www.vmg.co.uk/feature129

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Van May Be Broken But Their Amps Aint! (2002)
http://www.vmg.co.uk/feature20

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