- Apr 24: The Chicago Reader, Just How Many Limbs Does Drummer Ches Smith Have?
- Jun 6: The Village Voice, Q&A: Ches Smith of Congs for Brums and These Arches on Playing with Marc Ribot and Drumming in All-night Vodou Ceremonies
- Mar 1: Roulette, Interview with Ches Smith
- Jul 21: The Jazz Session, The Jazz Session #294: Ches Smith
- Mar 7: Willamette Week, Passing Through: an Interview with Xiu Xiu Drummer Ches Smith
- Ars Nova Workshop, Interview: Ches Smith