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Interviews Section

Friday, August 13th, 2004

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$interviews = array();

/* copy this
$interviews[''] = array(
'date' => ”,
‘title’ => ”,
‘link’ => ”,
‘body’ => ”,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ”, ‘alt’ => ”)
);

Make sure that the text doesn’t have any apostrophes “‘” in it or all hell wll break loose!
Use ' instead since it’s proper XML anyway; or escape them with \’.
*/
$interviews['M.I.A.'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘July 20, 2005 ‘,
‘title’ => ‘M.I.A.’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/mia.php’,
‘body’ => ‘"You know‚ I get to stick my fingers up at every single person in the music industry and go — pssht, I didn‘t need your fucking play on the radio so fuck you and no‚ I‘m not going to edit Sunshowers."’,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/mia.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);
$interviews['DJ Neil Armstrong'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘April 17, 2004 ‘,
‘title’ => ‘DJ Neil Armstrong, 5th Platoon’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/neil_armstrong.php’,
‘body’ => ‘”When I made the tapes I made, besides hoping that they would be an enjoyable listen, I was hoping that they would be educational.’,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/neil_armstrong.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);

$interviews['TV On the Radio'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘May 12th, 2004′,
‘title’ => ‘TV On the Radio’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/tvotr.php’,
‘body’ => ‘”Before CD-Rs and file sharing, think of how many mix tapes you made that no one is ever going to see a dollar on.”‘,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/tvotr.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);

$interviews['Emm Gryner'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘January 24, 2003′,
‘title’ => ‘Emm Gryner, Dead Daisy’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/emm_gryner.php’,
‘body’ => ‘"There‘s been such a spread between what the record companies are trying to do and what artists are trying to do. I‘m sure those goals were aligned originally, but now they aren‘t and it was bound to implode."’,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘../interviews/165×126/emm.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);
$interviews['Ian MacKaye'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘January 20, 2003′,
‘title’ => ‘Ian MacKaye, Fugazi / Dischord’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/ian_mackaye.php’,
‘body’ => ‘"When people who are songwriters say 'That's my property and if you give it away for free then I'll lose my incentive,' then, well, good riddance."’,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/ian.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);
$interviews['Mirah'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘January 16, 2003′,
‘title’ => ‘Mirah’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/mirah.php’,
‘body’ => ‘Mirah is a singer-songwriter extraordinaire, and she is part of the K Records family– a great example of how a record label should work.’,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/mirah.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);
$interviews['Robb Nansel'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘December 17, 2003′,
‘title’ => ‘Robb Nansel, Saddle Creek’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/robb_nansel.php’,
‘body’ => ‘Saddle Creek Records is one of the most artistically important record labels in the country. Rob Nansel talks about their relationship to fame and corporate media.’,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/robb.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);
$interviews['Greg Ross'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘November 6, 2003′,
‘title’ => ‘Greg Ross, Go-Kart Records’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/gokart.php’,
‘body’ => ‘"I was sick of the perception that the RIAA represented the opinion of all record labels, and I didn't want to be lumped in with the ones they do."‘,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/gokart.gif’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);
$interviews['Sage Francis'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘February 8, 2004′,
‘title’ => ‘Sage Francis’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/sage_francis.php’,
‘body’ => ‘"My main gripe with Clear Channel is that they are homogenizing the music scene of America… It is not acceptable that ONE company owns so many media outlets."‘,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/sage.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);
$interviews['DJ Quixotic'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘March 23, 2004′,
‘title’ => ‘DJ Quixotic, Trooperz’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/quixotic.php’,
‘body’ => ‘"I don't see why people can't treat what we do on the turntables the same way they treat a band covering another band's songs for an album…"‘,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/quixotic.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);
$interviews['Thievery Corporation'] = array(
‘date’ => ‘April 2, 2004′,
‘title’ => ‘Thievery Corporation’,
‘link’ => ‘interviews/thievery_corporation.php’,
‘body’ => ‘"I mean, we look back at some of the opportunities we had to sign to majors, and our career would probably be over now if we did."
‘,
‘image’ => array(‘src’ => ‘interviews/165×126/thievery.jpg’, ‘alt’ => ”)
);

// Random interview code
// – For random interviews,
// uncomment the next 2 lines and comment the line before the foreach

$intKeys = array_keys($interviews);
$thisInt = $intKeys[rand(0, count($interviews)-1)];

// Featured interview code
// – To feature a particular interview,
// uncomment the following single line of code and
// set $thisInt to the name of the interview, for example:
// $thisInt = ‘Ian MacKaye’;

foreach ($interviews as $key => $interview) {
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