VIDEO: INTERVIEW – DREAMCAR Talk Formation, Influences, Debut Album

DREAMCAR may be comprised of familiar faces but their sound is fresh and different than the material they may have been associated with. Featuring members of No Doubt – Tony Kanal, Adrian Young and Tom Dumont – and dynamic frontman for AFI, Blaqk Audio and XTRMST, Davey Havok, Dreamcar will release their self-titled debut on May 12, 2017. The union of Kanal, Dumont, Young, and Havok can be traced to 2012 when Blaqk Audio supported No Doubt and Havok was the first and only artist considered by the three No Doubt members to collaborate with. As various tracks have been released leading up to the album release, the band completed a sold-out West Coast tour that included performances at both weekends of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

B-Sides caught up with DREAMCAR during their San Francisco stop to talk about their formation, the album and more. Check out the interview:

DREAMCAR Live Dates
May 18 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club
May 19 – New York, NY – Irving Plaza
May 20 – Carson, CA – KROQ Weenie Roast
May 22 – Philadelphia, PA – Theatre Of Living Arts
May 23 – Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club
May 25 – Toronto, ON – Phoenix Concert Theatre
May 26 – Detroit, MI – St. Andrews Hall
May 27 – Chicago, IL – The Vic
Sep 22 – Las Vegas, NV – Life is Beautiful Festival
Oct 06-08 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Music Festival
Oct 13-15 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Music Festival

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