Liam Sweeny

Heroes and the Great Eclipse – The Weird Side of the Internet – by Liam Sweeny. What makes a hero? Is it simply bravery? Is the man (or woman) who runs into a burning building to save a puppy the bar by which a heroic act should be measured? Or is it simply any act […]

PapaSweenBean’s Friday Night – Karaoke Killer – by Liam Sweeny. On the way to Albany and I’m watching the clock on the dash because I got familial commitments and I’ll be damned if I don’t also commit to the one place in the city of tulips that I haven’t been to and feel bad about […]

Unrendered – Interview – Thanks for Asking! – by Liam Sweeny. RRX: Who are you? I don’t mean philosophically, but for real, who are you? Are you a solo artist? Are you a band? Do you do originals or covers, or both? Tell me one thing few people know about you? (for bands, pick one […]

Powersiren – Interview – Thanks for Asking! – by Liam Sweeny. We connected with Erin Powers of the band Powersiren to talk about serious tuneage. This is what she had to say. RRX: Every artist’s first song is a milestone. But so is the latest song. Describe the first song/album you recorded, and also the […]

Jim Furlong, Last Vestige – Interview – BizInt – by Liam Sweeny. RRX: Who are you? What is the name of your business, and what do you make/do? JF: Jim Furlong. Owner of Last Vestige Music Shop Albany, NY. The shop buys, trades and sells used vinyl LPs, singles, CDs, tapes and some audio equipment. […]

Michael Eck – Interview – Thanks for Asking! – by Liam Sweeny. RRX: We all get a little support from those around us. And we also can be impressed by our fellow performers. Who do you admire in your community, and why? ME: How long do you have? This could take months. I’ll limit it […]

Art LaFleur – “So Am I” – Helping Keri Alonzo Fight Cancer – by Liam Sweeny. RRX: Art, you are a musician, trying to help another musician, Keri Alonzo, in her struggle with colon cancer. Let me start by asking you about Keri. Who is she? Is she a solo artist or does she have […]

Faded Line – Interview – Thanks for Asking! – by Liam Sweeny. RRX: Stereotypes are a bitch. I mean, aside from the really bad ones, you have cultural stereotypes about everything, including music. Would do you think is the stereotype for the music you play, and how far are you away from it? VN: The […]

The Underground Soda Box – Xperience Fiction – by Liam Sweeny. The following is the first installment of a story about love, junk, artists, punk, homeless savants and the death and resurrection of the creative soul. 100% organic fiction; prepare for an occasional typo. ****** The flare of the flash bashed her cheek, sought the […]

SA Cosby – Xperience History – by Liam Sweeny. Crime fiction can be misunderstood. It can be seen as just a lowly wordsmith letting his most depraved fantasies loose on the pages. This is rarely the case. Crime fiction is a mirror that crime fiction writers hold in front of the world. “Crime” is simply […]

Current track