Modern Welfare PARS526

Bill sits down and chats with the members of the Pittsburgh based Pop Punk band, Modern Welfare, on episode 527 of the Pennsylvania Rock Show.

  • Where to find them:

Segment 1 with Modern Welfare

  • Could you eacn introduce yourselves and tell us what role you play in the band?
  • How did you come up with the name, Modern Welfare?
  • If you were to go out on an international tour, what other bands from the local scene would you take out with you?
  • You guys are heading to Florida?
  • I know you’re in the process of working on a new disc (Welcome to our Cardboard Mansion), what can you tell me about it? like your writing process, expected release date, stories about where the songs came from.. etc. Power Nap Records
  • John, why did you come to the US?
  • Do you have any cool stories about the song, Monday, that we’re about to debut for the world to hear for the first time?

Segment 2

  • If you were put in charge of creating a pop punk compilation disc of Pittsburgh Bands, which bands would you include?
  • If I went on tour with you, what music would we listen to between stops?
  • If you were able to sit down with anyone in the history of music, who would you want to talk to, and what 1 question would you ask them?
  • 10 years from now, you’ve been signed, what advice would you give to young musicians?
  • If there was an apocalyptic event, which Modern Welfare song would survive? Why?
  • Can you please give out your social media links and where you expect your music to be released at down the road.

About the Author
Bill is a teacher by day and webmaster by night. Bill started working with bands and their online presence in 1995. He founded AK Music Scene in February of 2004 and the Pennsylvania Rock Show followed shortly after in September of 2004. In October of 2016, he founded Podcast your Scene Bill hopes that his websites help the bands around the world get their music heard. Unsigned music creates signed music, and there are a lot of bands out there that deserve a shot at that. In late 2017, Bill started his 4th unsigned music website,