It Prevails has been around for quite some time. They've been signed to Rise Records, Rain City Records, and now a label in which you'll have to keep reading to find out. I was able to talk to Ian Fike and Aaron Marsh for quite some time behind the venue; It Prevails doesn't get nearly as much coverage as they should, definitely my favorite band to come from our Portland, OR scene.
Jake Denning: For the record, what is your name, and what do you do in It Prevails?
Ian Fike: I'm Ian, and I'm the Vocalist
Aaron Marsh: I'm Aaron, and I play Drums.
Jake Denning: Who would you say are It Prevails influences?
Ian Fike: Wow, it stems back a long way, but i'd definitely say the first and foremost would be Shai Hulud,...[read more]