Monthly Archives: April 2014


ALARMED Nation News: 4/29/14

Alarmed Nation what up?! The crew was once again all together at Studio J2, where they talked about experiencing Broadway and the recent controversy involving LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling. The podcasts have already been uploaded, so subscribe to the podcasts here or in iTunes to get them. Charlie Biggs announced plans to hold his […]


Jacknife Sympathy Interview

After seeing Jacknife Sympathy perform at the Union Pool (484 Union Avenue, Brooklyn, NY), I sat down with three of its members – vocalist Vince Parker, drummer Danny Serrato, and guitarist Shahar Mintz. Their love for music was apparent, and naturally I wanted to find out more about them.   Well, first of all, fellas, […]


Cuts Like a Jacknife

The Union Pool is a corner bar in North Williamsburg, located under the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway.  It was here that I found myself, tired and chilly, on a brisk, windy night, at the invitation of my friend Vince Parker, whom I had not seen in two years.  His band was playing and he wanted to know […]