Brian Banks

Editor and Founder, Music Vice Magazine. Writer. Photographer. Poet. From Scotland. Not Ireland. Proudly based in Toronto, Canada. Rock N' Roll Don't Pay The Rent... 

Web Site: http://www.musicvice.com


TAT Interview

September 25, 2008

A video interview with TAT by Music Vice editor Brian Banks. The interview was shot at the Phoenix in Toronto on September 5, 2008. The London rock band discuss their origins, how they began touring in America and their...
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Against Me Interview – Warren Oakes

September 16, 2008
Against Me Interview – Warren Oakes

An interview with Warren Oakes, the drummer of Against Me! This interview happened backstage at Virgin Festival Toronto, September 6, 2008. Interview by Brian Banks. Topic’s discussed include the move to a major label, the...
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The Airborne Toxic Event Interview

September 16, 2008
The Airborne Toxic Event Interview

Interview by Music Vice editor Brian Banks – September 16, 2008 Listen to an interview with The Airborne Toxic Event. The interview was recorded in the band’s trailer backstage at Virgin Festival Toronto. The ATE talk...
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Virgin Festival Toronto 2008, Sunday September 9 – Review and Photos

September 10, 2008
Virgin Festival Toronto 2008, Sunday September 9 – Review and Photos

Festival review and photos by Music Vice editor Brian Banks Gig/Concert: Virgin Festival Toronto 2008 by Virgin Mobile Venue: Toronto Island Park, Toronto, ON, Canada Date: 9 September 2008 Headliners:...
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Virgin Festival Toronto 2008, Saturday September 8 – Review and Photos

September 10, 2008
Virgin Festival Toronto 2008, Saturday September 8 – Review and Photos

Festival review and photos by Music Vice editor Brian Banks Gig/Concert: Virgin Festival Toronto 2008 by Virgin Mobile Venue: Toronto Island Park, Toronto, ON, Canada Date: 8 September 2008 Headliners:...
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The Dangerfields Interview

August 17, 2008

A video interview with The Dangerfields who talk candidly about theif life as a DIY punk rock band, and give their observations of how the live music scene, and the industry as a whole, has changed in the...
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Rockstar Mayhem Festival 2008, Downsview Park, Toronto – Pit Review

August 10, 2008
Rockstar Mayhem Festival 2008, Downsview Park, Toronto – Pit Review

Mayhem Festival rolled into Toronto for the only Canadian date of a tour which brought some of the biggest names in metal into the grounds of Downsview Park. The line-up included...
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Protest The Hero – Rody Walker

July 25, 2008
Protest The Hero – Rody Walker

Interview by Music Vice editor Brian Banks – July 25, 2008 Protest The Hero were top of my short-list of bands who I wanted to speak with at Warped 2008. Whilst waiting backstage in the...
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The Bronx Interview – Matt Caughthran, Warped Tour 2008

July 25, 2008
The Bronx Interview – Matt Caughthran, Warped Tour 2008

Interview with Matt Caughthran of The Bronx by Music Vice editor Brian Banks at Warped Tour, Mississauga (Toronto), July 19, 2009 Matt Caughthran is the vocalist of LA hardcore band The Bronx....
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Warped Tour 2008, Arrow Hall, Mississauga, Toronto, ON, 19 July – Review and Photos

July 21, 2008
Warped Tour 2008, Arrow Hall, Mississauga, Toronto, ON, 19 July – Review and Photos

Gig/Concert: Van’s Warped Tour 2008 Venue: The Flats at Arrow Hall, Mississauga, ON, Canada Date: 19 July 2008 Headliners: Angels & Airwaves, The Bronx, Pennywise, Protest The...
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