Haunted SummerThe ethereal, experimental West Coast duo Haunted Summer tell their origin story and explain their musical philosophy. The Black NoiseThe Black Noise duo of Donovan Brown and Victor Ujadughele talk about their songs and inspirations. Ziek McCarter of Con BrioThe frontman for the soul/funk flamethrower Con Brio talks about his most personal song, and their "relay race" style of writing. LadamaComing together from Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela and the United States, the ladies of Ladama cross cultures with a musical message of understanding and empowerment. BaumThe Los Angeles singer-songwriter Baum on turning catcalls into a song.