Bob Sabellico Offers New ‘Influence’

We all hear about the dream stories of a big name band (or manager, or A&R person) seeing an artist playing a local show and being chosen for a huge whirlwind success story. They have made plenty of movies about it. It is not a common occurrence and happens less and less in today’s music […]


IBG Interview – 8 Questions With… Merc & the Montclairs

First off, how did the name Merc & the Montclairs come about? The name comes from the song “When Big Joan Sets Up” by Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band. If you know Beefheart, this is a pretty whacked-out song about a woman with strange body. At one point in the song, the music cuts […]