Tim's River Artist Interview Archive
If you could talk to any River artist... what would you say? What would you ask? Kind of intimidating, isn't it? Thank goodness for our very own Tim Johnstone. His knowledge of the music industry and his ability to connect on a down to earth level with any artist makes the interviews you hear all the better. Find a growing archive of Tim's conversations with some of the biggest names in music, right here.
Keane - 11.20.2012
Our own Tim Johnstone sat down to talk with Tim Rice-Oxley of Keane to talk about their new album "Strangeland", the process behind its production, and how the band has grown over the course of their career. Listen to the interview here.
John Waters - 11.14.2012
Filmmaker, actor, stand-up comedian, writer, journalist, visual artist, art collector... he does it all! Tim interviews John Waters about his career and his one-man Christmas show in Boise on December 7th at the Knitting Factory. Listen here.
Stevie Nicks - 02.18.2011
Tim Johnstone had the pleasure and honor of sitting down for a conversation with Stevie Nicks about her new CD In Your Dreams. The interview took place in La Costa California on February 18th, 2010. At that point, Stevie had just begun talking about her first new CD in ten years. Hear it for yourself over here.
KT Tunstall - 10.13.2010
A few weeks before KT Tunstall released her new CD Tiger Suit, Tim had an opportunity to speak with her on the phone. They covered everything from the CD title, the studio where it was recorded, and the different sound of this album. Hear it for yourself over here.
Train - 9.22.2010
Tim Johnstone had an opportunity to chat with Jimmy Stafford from Train. Hear their conversation about the band's hit CD Save Me San Francisco, songwriting, the band's appreciation of wine and when they might return to Boise... all by clicking right here.
Melissa Ethridge - 4.26.2010
Melissa is the ultimate multi-hyphenate. She's a singer-songwriter, an activist and cancer survivor, a role model, and a mother. Tim spoke with Melissa about her new project, life with her children, her hopes for the future and more. Click here for part one, and here for part two.