Dork Radio
Now playing:
In the mag...
Featuring Maggie Rogers, Sundara Karma, Kurt Vile and more.
Order a copy
November 2018
Feature

Getting to know... Soccer Mommy

19-year-old Sophie Allison from Nashville is breaking out of bedroom pop.
Published: 4:00 pm, August 18, 2017
Getting to know... Soccer Mommy
Tell us about your music. What do you most enjoy singing about, and how would you like your songs to make people feel?
I like singing about my personal experiences in a way that kind of meshes a lot of moments into one to capture the overall feeling. I hope my songs can make people feel like they can relate to me.

How did you go about putting together your new mini-album, ‘Collection’?
I put ‘Collection’ together by kind of choosing the songs we played most live with the band and the ones I played solo usually. It was pretty easy in the end.

Do you have any further releases in the works, or are you taking musician life one step at a time?
I’m working on a new album at the moment, actually. It’s going to be a full-length, and it should be coming out in the not so distant future.



What did you grow up listening to? Do you come from a musical family?
My parents aren’t very musical, but they definitely like music a lot. I grew up listening to stuff like The Who and Bruce Springsteen from my dad, and I kind of started branching out to indie rock, punk, shoegaze - all that stuff - in high school.

Are you a creative person in non-music ways too?
I think I’m creative when it comes to writing or thinking, but I’m not very good at many other forms of art.

What else do you do for fun?
I like to watch TV shows and hang out with friends a lot. I’d also say I like to travel.

Taken from the September issue of Dork. Order a copy below. Soccer Mommy’s mini-album ‘Collection’ is out now.



Give all this a try

Listen to The 1975's latest banger, 'It's Not Living (If It's Not With You)'
Listen

Listen to The 1975's latest banger, 'It's Not Living (If It's Not With You)'

The latest cut from 'A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships' is here.
LANY: Gotta get thru this
Feature

LANY: Gotta get thru this

Break ups are tough, right? LANY’s Paul Klein takes life’s shitty moments and turns them into solid gold bangers.
Parcels: Signed, sealed, delivered
Feature

Parcels: Signed, sealed, delivered

Berlin-based Australian five-piece Parcels will have you heading straight for the dancefloor.
Basement: “Sometimes you need to check yourself and appreciate what you have”
Feature

Basement: “Sometimes you need to check yourself and appreciate what you have”

Vocalist Andrew Fisher offers up a glimpse into the inner-workings of the band’s new record.
Like this? Subscribe to Dork and get every issue delivered direct to your door anywhere on the planet.
CONTACT PRIVACY ADVERTISE

© 2018 The Bunker Publishing