Tag Archives: Coachella

Episode 115: Raising the Bar

Bartending 188

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 65: Reasons to Believe

Many thanks to Kaila McCluskey for joining us this week! You can listen up top, or download it here.

Topic:

  • What makes certain music resonate for us?
  • What qualities does an artist need to possess to connect with us?
  • Is there a clear pattern, or is it more about being in the right place or the right time?

Songs:

  • Sun Kil Moon – “Ben’s My Friend”
  • Karen Dalton – “Reason to Believe”
  • Bustling Townships – “Babysitters Will Only Break Your Heart”

Bands:

  • Mark Kozelek / Sun Kil Moon
  • DJ Shadow
  • Amenta Abioto
  • Paul Westerberg / The Replacements
  • Wilco
  • Sun Ra
  • Tool
  • Skinny Puppy
  • Daft Punk
  • Massive Attack
  • Nas
  • The Smiths
  • Gwar
  • Bono / The Edge / U2
  • Bruno Mars
  • Flea / Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • John Frusciante
  • Madonna
  • M.I.A.
  • Arcade Fire
  • OutKast
  • Kanye West
  • The Knife
  • Bryan Ferry
  • Neutral Milk Hotel
  • Britt Daniel / Spoon
  • Dearhunter
  • Divine Fits
  • Black Joe Lewis
  • Modest Mouse
  • Karen Dalton
  • The Mountain Goats
  • Death Cab for Cutie
  • The Antlers
  • Bob Dylan
  • Joni Mitchell
  • The National
  • Otis Redding
  • Ray Charles
  • Paul Simon
  • Elvis Costello
  • Talking Heads
  • David Byrne
  • Roscoe Holcomb
  • Jean Ritchie
  • Mumford & Sons
  • Spiritualized
  • Philip Glass
  • Ólafur Arnalds
  • Nils Frahm
  • Michael Jackson
  • Edward BoDean / Bustling Townships
  • Nicole Perry
  • Radiation City
  • Mo Troper / Your Rival
  • Pulp
  • Kurt Cobain
  • Phil Anselmo
  • Author & Punisher
  • Hymns
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Episode 28: Festivals

Many, many, MANY thanks to Nilina MasonCampbell for joining us on this week’s show! Listen above, and right-click HERE to download!

Topic:

  • Music festivals
  • Are music festivals really for the music anymore?
  • Multi-venue festivals vs. open air festivals
  • Have music festivals become more of a place to go based on the name alone?

Songs Used:

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Bands Mentioned:

  • Richie Havens
  • George Jones
  • Corin Roddick / Megan James / Purity Ring
  • The XX
  • Blue Hawaii
  • James Blake
  • FaltyDL
  • Telekinesis
  • The Thermals
  • Prince
  • Guards
  • Palma Violets
  • The Stranglers
  • Justin Bieber
  • Boards of Canada
  • Daft Punk
  • Grimes
  • Alice Glass / Crystal Castles
  • Godspeed You! Black Emperor
  • Franz Ferdinand
  • Diiv
  • Passion Pit
  • Sloan
  • Hot Snakes
  • Sunny Day Real Estate
  • Explosions in the Sky
  • Jay-Z
  • N.E.R.D.
  • Pharrell Williams
  • Justin Vernon / Bon Iver
  • GZA
  • 50 Cent
  • Eminem
  • Jesus & Mary Chain
  • Foxygen
  • Defect Defect
  • Television
  • Panic At The Disco
  • Hellogoodbye
  • Scissor Sister
  • Muse
  • Patrick Wolf
  • Death From Above 1979
  • The Postal Service
  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • Mumford & Sons
  • Elvis Costello
  • Sigur Ros
  • Vampire Weekend
  • Arctic Monkeys
  • Bjork
  • tUnE-yArDs
  • No Age
  • R. Kelly
  • Daft Punk
  • Rush
  • J Mascis / Dinosaur Jr.
  • Kevin Barnes / of Montreal
  • Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band
  • Wayne Coyne / Flaming Lips
  • !!!
  • Phone Call
  • Strength
  • Mick Jagger / Rolling Stones
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