Eddie Reyes has been mentioned on various episodes of this podcast and it often seemed that a lot of the bands we discussed had a connection to him in some way. We’ve joked that the LIHC scene from that era was always “6 degrees to Eddie Reyes”. So we were happy to finally get the opportunity to interview him.
Some highlights include:
-Eddie talks about his first shows and introduction to hardcore
-He talks about wanting to beat up George
-George and Eddie talk about their first band together, MIND OVER MATTER
-Eddie reminisces about the start of all of his past bands including INSIDE, CLOCKWISE and THE MOVIELIFE
-Starting TAKING BACK SUNDAY
-Parting Ways with TBS
-Ups and downs of touring
-Starting a new band
-A few tour stories including Bruce Springsteen, Max Weinberg and Slayer.