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Episode 115: Raising the Bar

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Thanks to Shelley Bowers (of Sizzle Pie) and Emily Overstreet and Seymour (of the Aladdin Theater) for stopping by this week! You can listen to the episode above, or download it right here.

Topic:

  • Bartending in music venues
  • How has working the bar at venues changed how they view live music, and their profession?
  • What should bar patrons know about proper etiquette?

Songs:

  • Silver Jews – “Punks in the Beerlight”
  • AC/DC – “Have a Drink on Me”
  • Swervedriver – “Setting Sun”
  • UB40 – “Red Red Wine”
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Episode 102: I’m Alive

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Thanks to Nick Winterfeld for joining us this week! You can listen above, and download the episode here.

Topic:

  • Jackson Browne!
  • We discuss his influence on popular music, the artists he’s worked with over the years, and the ways you may already be a fan of his music without knowing it.

Songs:

  • AC/DC – “Play Ball”
  • Jackson Browne – “These Days”
  • Portland Cello Project – “White Winter Hymnal”
  • of Montreal – “Sirens of Your Toxic Spirit”

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Episode 79: Book ‘Em, Danno!

Thanks to Karen Page and Theo Craig for joining us this week! You can listen above, or download here!

Topic:

  • A Day in the Life of a Venue Employee, Part II: Bookers
  • What does a typical work day look like for a booker?
  • What do you look for in an email from a band that wants to book a show at your venue?
  • Is there an element of curation involved in booking bands for your venue?

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