Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook and Martin Doherty of the band CHVRCHES recently chatted with Lior Phillips on This Must Be the Gig podcast while in Lisbon, Portugal for their festival appearance at NOS Alive. This entertaining episode with the band touched on festivals, first concerts attended as kids, how they fill their days off while on tour, gender discussion, their secret first shows including a funny discussion with Lauren standing on a box, body language and more!
Click here to give episode #16 a listen and enjoy a fun-filled hour.
This past Saturday at BBC’s Biggest Weekend in Swansea, Jane Garvey of BBC Radio 4 sat down for a chat with Lauren Mayberry of CHVRCHES and Ellie Rowsell of Wolf Alice for the BBC Woman’s Hour. An interesting discussion was had around the power dynamic when you’re the only girl in a band and the primary focus of attention, unfortunately something that has been asked of Mayberry all to often over the years while touring in a band. Mayberry and Rowsell also discuss how they get treated differently in the media, the impact the #metoo movement has had on them and more.
Listen in at Women’s Hour Power List: Women in Music.
Earlier this month Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook and Martin Doherty of CHVRCHES stopped by The Watch podcast for a chat with host Andy Greenwald. Topics of discussion included meeting other celebrities and backstage ethics, recording an album in the US versus Scotland, working with music producer Greg Kurstin and more!
Mayberry was previously a guest on the Andy Greenwald podcast back in 2015.
Lauren Mayberry and Martin Doherty of CHVRCHES along with Matt Berninger of The National recently stopped by the ID10T podcast for an entertaining chat with Chris Hardwick. Listen to discussions about tour life, the evolution of bands, collaborating with Matt and what they have coming up next. Give it a listen below and let us know if you had a great laugh too!
Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook and Martin Doherty of the band CHVRCHES recently joined the Mike on Much podcast for episode #94 which was released on iTunes this past Friday, March 2, 2018 and now available on YouTube below. A great interview that covers topics including the family backgrounds of each member, how they got involved with music, inspiration for their third album Love Is Dead, working with Greg Kurstin and much more!
The TYCI podcast returns with Episode 10: “Feminist Fermentation, The Poverty Alliance and Los Campesinos!” This new episode published on June 8, 2017 is brought to you by Kate Bailey and Amanda Stanley.
The latest episode features a new Bitch Better Have My Banter (BBHMB) discussing misogyny and related issues at shows, interviews with Rachel from the Poverty Alliance and Gareth from the band Los Campesinos! Tracks by Sløtface and Los Campesinos! are featured.
Click here to listen to episode 10 of the TYCI podcast.
The latest episode of the TYCI podcast is out now! Episode 9: “Everyone Is Gay” celebrates LGBT history month in the UK. Lauren Mayberry and Amanda Stanley kick off this episode with a wee chat followed by a new TYCI Trailblazer, Audre Lorde presented by Kate Bailey. Amanda and Kate bring us a new Bitch Better Have My Banter (BBHMB) while Lauren interviews Kristen Russo, founder of the LGBTQIA organization, Everyone Is Gay. TYCI news closes out this excellent episode which also features five great music tracks to check out. Click here to listen to this episode of the TYCI podcast.
As always, some great discussions and new music recommendations for listeners. For those unfamiliar with TYCI, click here to learn more about this collective run by women.
The TYCI podcast has returned! Episode 8: “We're Back!! Looking Back, Looking Forward, PLUS Jenn Wasner! (Flock of Dimes)” is out now. The first episode of 2017 features a nice chat between Amanda Stanley and Lauren Mayberry recapping 2016 and what they have been working on followed by a look forward to 2017 including resolutions and the relaunch of the TYCI zine coming soon! With Lauren and her band CHVRCHES enjoying some well-deserved time off the road the latest edition of Tales from Tour features Mayberry interviewing Jenn Wasner of Flock of Dimes/Wye Oak. The two discuss tour blues, the recent election in the US and what to do now. This episode also features four great music tracks to check out. Click here to listen to this episode of the TYCI podcast.
As always, some great discussions and new music recommendations for listeners. For those unfamiliar with TYCI click here to learn more about this collective run by women.
The 7th episode of the TYCI Podcast titled, “Free Pride, Stranger Things, and the Suffragettes” is out now! Kate Bailey kicks off the episode with a piece about the Suffragettes, this month’s Trailblazers. Kate and Amanda Stanley announce a new feature on the podcast called, “This Bitch Bites” and also discuss celebrity culture for a new Bitch Better Have My Banter (BBHMB). Out on the road in Gothenburg, Sweden at Way Out West Festival, Lauren Mayberry brings us the latest Tales from Tour. Closing out the podcast Amanda has a wee chat with the organizers of Free Pride in Glasgow and the latest TYCI news. This episode also features eight great new music tracks to check out. Click here to listen to this episode of the TYCI Podcast.
As always some great discussions and new music recommendations for listeners. For those unfamiliar with TYCI click here to learn more about this collective run by women.