Thursday, February 16, 2017

WOTS Version 121 with Chris Estey

Today On the podcast we talk to Chris Estey of Big Freak Media. Chris tells us all about his career in the music industry, the Temple of Dead Media, and what got him started as a publicists. We also talked about the difference between a label and a publicists, writing for Three Imaginary Girls, and so much more.  I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did. 

Featured music:
"Tech Boys" by The Gods Themselves off Be My Animal
"Datura Love Diet" by Drunken Sufis off Pala Pala

Learn more here:  https://www.bigfreakmedia.com/

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Come to theZim's 40th birthday at the High Dive March 19th >>> https://www.facebook.com/events/228115557652730/ theZim & Arock, Among Authors, Honor Hall.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

WOTS Version 120 with Devils Hunt Me Down

Today on the podcast we talk to Devils Hunt Me Down.  Matthew Bentley, Christopher Allen Bicknell, Callum Dickson, Ian Side and I all breath and have a good time as we sat down on Christopher's couch and talked about the band. We talk about how the band left the basement, how to take care of the "beast", and reading each others minds.  I also had the members of the band answer my four questions; Why do you make music? Who has been your biggest support? What is your goal or wish as a musician? What do you think when I say "Seattle music scene"? I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

Featured music:
"The Greatest Joke Ever Told" by Devils Hunt Me Down off A Subperceptive Dose
"En Passant" by Devils Hunt Me Down off A Subperceptive Dose

Learn more here:  https://devilshuntmedown.bandcamp.com/

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Come to theZim & Arock's next show this will be theZim's 40th birthday party!!! At the High Dive in Seattle, ticket link >>>> http://www.highdiveseattle.com/event/1422372

Thursday, February 2, 2017

WOTS Version 119 with Wynne C Blue & Ron Allen

Today on the podcast we have Wynne C Blue and one of her Troublefakers, Ron Allen. I asked Wynne and Ron four questions, these questions where; why do you make music, who has been your biggest support in your musical journey, what is the one thing you want for your music career, and when I say "the Seattle music scene" what do you think of?  It took the entirety of the podcast to answer those questions, within the answers to the questions we got to know some back story on Wynne and Ron, ideas around touring, details about the band, thoughts around anxiety, and so much more.  I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

Featured music:
"Confessions" by Wynne C Blue and her Troublefakers
"Four Stars On Expert" by Wynne C Blue and her Troublefakers off Good To Drive

Learn more here:  https://troublefakers.wordpress.com/

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As mentioned in the podcast if you want to learn more about politics here is the Congressional Dish podcast. http://www.congressionaldish.com/

Thursday, January 26, 2017

WOTS Version 118 with Taryn Rene Dorsey

Today on the podcast we have another amazing woman from the scene! Taryn Rene Dorsey and I sat down at Bedlam Coffee in Belltown and had a great conversation.  We talked about Wiscon, Sessions of She, POC as Fuck, and NightTraiN.  We also talked about setting up benefit shows, Hoodstock, Fly Moon Royalty, got some back story on Taryn and why she makes music and so much more.  I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

Featured music:
"My First Day" by Wiscon off My First Day 2017
"Wake Up" by Wiscon off Wake Up
"Huntress" by NightTraiN off Mating Call

Learn more here:  http://www.wisconseattle.com

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Thursday, January 19, 2017

WOTS Version 117 with Iris Chamberlain

Today on the podcast we chat again with Iris Chamberlain.  We had Iris on about a year and a half ago with her band Spit In The Well.  Iris catches us up on Spit In The Well, talks to us about her YouTube channel Snake Power, being a web developer and manifesting our goals. We also talk about Bleeding Heart Militia, song writing, the power of language and so much more.  I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

Featured music:
"The Tower Reversal" by Spit In The Well off Zero
"A Modest Proposal (For Trump)" by Iris Chamberlain

Learn more here: https://www.facebook.com/SnakePowerBlog

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

WOTS Version 116 with Don Farwell

Today on the podcast we talk with Don Farwell.  Don Farwell is owner of Earwig Studio in Wallingford.  We learn what got him interested in opening a studio, becoming an audio engineer and producer, and producing a show featuring bands recorded at Earwig called Earfest!  We also got some back story on Don, where he is from and what got him into music and more! I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

Featured music:
"Telepathic Postcards" by Steve Bergstrom
"Choose Yr Weapon" by Stereo Creeps off CASSETTE

Learn more here: http://earwigstudio.com/

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Thursday, January 5, 2017

WOTS Version 115 with Tekla Waterfield

Today on the podcast we are at Caffe Appassionato talking to Tekla Waterfield.  Tekla told us about being raised in a hippy household in Alaska, her first exposure to music, moving to Sacramento and what brought her to Seattle.  We also talked about her old band Boulevard Park, taking lessons on guitar her solo music and so much more.  I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

Featured music:
"Granite Creek (Red Dress)" by Tekla Waterfield off This Night Life Is Wearing On Me
"Like A Secret" by Tekla Waterfield off This Night Life Is Wearing On Me

Learn more here: http://www.teklawaterfield.com/

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