Laura Antonelli

Writer, Music Vice Magazine. She drinks root beer in a wine glass and laughs a lot.

Web Site: http://thefanperspective.wordpress.com/


Ryan Star interview – Music without a label

January 26, 2014

The beginning of a new year usually involves reflecting on the past and finding hope in the future. Ryan Star released his long-awaited new album, A N G E L S + A N I M A L S, through PledgeMusic at the most ideal time. It tells a story from...
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Zane Carney interview – John Mayer’s guitarist talks in-depth about his debut EP

November 18, 2013
Zane Carney - Music Vice interview

Back in September, Zane Carney released his much anticipated solo debut, Confluence. It combines his influences as a world class jazz guitarist and the dark, mysterious sound that he created with his brother, Reeve, for their bluesy rock band, Carney. Confluence not only introduces Zane as a captivating lead singer, but...
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Say Hello To… Tim Watson – Durham Region artist is one to watch

July 12, 2013

Photo by Mike Peleshok Tim Watson has been making a name for himself within the Durham Region music scene. He is often being praised and remembered for his wide, soaring vocal range and his diverse musical talents. Watson possesses that rare ability to always connect with the audience through his sincere...
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Jimmy Gnecco interview – Canadian exclusive: OURS lead singer on crowdfunding their new album

May 28, 2013

The sold-out crowd’s clothes in Lee’s Palace were definitely dry from the rain once OURS blazed through their fierce 40-minute set on May 10, 2013. The band came to Toronto as support for Peter Murphy. They played songs from their new album, Ballet The Boxer 1, which was just released a...
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Jimmy Gnecco in-depth: on the future of Ours and rumours that he is the new lead singer of Velvet Revolver

January 16, 2012
Jimmy Gnecco - future lead singer of Velvet Revolver?

 Jimmy Gnecco: future frontman of Velvet Revolver? Throughout the month of December, Jimmy Gnecco was in Los Angeles writing with Slash and Duff McKagan of Velvet Revolver. The supergroup have been on hiatus since singer Scott Weiland left the band on 1 April 2008. Last week on 12 January 2012, Scott...
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Future Relative interview – Lead singer, Armand Aviram, discusses new EP and surviving the music industry

November 24, 2010
Future Relative - photo credit Erin Erwin

Future Relative, an electro-pop band based in New York City, is in the midst of preparing for their headlining show at Mercury Lounge this Friday, November 26. Music Vice writer Laura Antonelli spoke over the phone with mastermind and lead vocalist, Armand Aviram. They discussed Future Relative’s EP, Fantasies, what it...
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Ryan Star interview – Ryan talks in depth about his music and his new album, 11:59, which is out today

August 3, 2010
Ryan Star interview – Ryan talks in depth about his music and his new album, 11:59, which is out today

During his radio promotional stint and just days before his sold-out homecoming album release show on August 3 in New York City, Ryan Star squeezed Music Vice writer Laura Antonelli into his hectic schedule. On Wednesday (July 28) they discussed over the phone the joy and excitement in Star’s record finally...
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Jimmy Gnecco at Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto – Gig review and photos

May 19, 2010
Jimmy Gnecco at Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto – Gig review and photos

Gig/Concert: Jimmy Gnecco Venue: The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Date: 17 May 2010 In One Word: Powerful I can count on one hand how many times I have walked out of a concert and thought, “How am I even going to put this into words?”, that the experience was...
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Jimmy Gnecco interview – Ours frontman talks about going it alone and his forthcoming solo album

May 15, 2010
Jimmy Gnecco interview – Ours frontman talks about going it alone and his forthcoming solo album

Last week Jimmy Gnecco hit the road again as part of his pre-album release tour for his much anticipated first solo album, The Heart. Before his show in McPherson, Kansas on Wednesday (May 12), he took the time to speak over the phone with Music Vice writer Laura Antonelli. Jimmy discussed...
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Arkells at Lee’s Palace, Toronto, 28 November 2009 – Live Review

November 29, 2009

Gig/Concert: Arkells Fall Classic Tour 2009 Venue: Lee’s Palace, Toronto, ON, Canada Date: 28 November 2009 Headliners: Arkells In one word: Astounding Saturday night Arkells played the second of two sold-out shows in Toronto at Lee’s Palace as part of their first ever headlining tour. The five-piece band formed in Hamilton,...
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