Nathan Carson: “How Not To Be A Hobbyist As An Artist”

Nathan Carson: “How Not To Be A Hobbyist As An Artist”

This is my interview with Nathan Carson, conducted by Skype on 4 January 2018.

This program is sponsored by LivBar. Go to LivBars.com for more information.

 

Topics Include:

The Willows, Floating World Comics, Sam Ford & Wizard Rifle, Paul Chadwick, making adaptations in comics, non fiction writing, Witch Mountain, KARP, The Whip, booking tours, stonerock.com, Heavy Metal Sewïng Cïrcle, Kyuss, touring with Danzig, engaging with your record collection, DJ Nate C, Starr Creek, getting short fiction published, plans for the future, going to cons, making the time to write, Creating Short Fiction by Damon Knight, writing advice, “Midnight” by Witch Mountain single on adultswim, communication etiquette, Bishop of Battle and Moon Patrol.

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Tim Maloney: “The Weirdest Things We Could Possibly Make Up”

Tim Maloney: “The Weirdest Things We Could Possibly Make Up”

This is my interview with Tim Maloney, conducted by Skype on 14 December 2017.

This program is sponsored by LivBar. Go to LivBars.com for more information.

 

Topics Include:

Cat-Head Theater 360 degree, bad timing & media shifts, Vicki Bennett’s Gone Gone Beyond film for CinechamberJim Woodring, learning your tools, Everything You Know Is Wrong (2017)The Firesign Theater, Anna (2017), the finances of independent filmmakers, working for Disney’s 1997/98 Saturday Morning BlockPrudence Fenton, Allee Willis, Mark MothersbaughPaul Reubens, WNUR in Chicago, Tim’s mix show in 1986/87, discovering Negativland, Snuggles Mailing listRichard Lyons, Bob Chance, Making “Gimme The Mermaid,” Our Favorite Things DVD, The Institute for Sonic PonderanceDroplifting, sampling, downloading and copyright violations, God Hates Cartoons (2002), working with Ivan Brunetti, Diaper Dyke & Captain BoyfuckThe 180 Gs / David Minnick, “Over The Hiccups,” Naked Cosmos and Gilbert HernandezDr. Creep, archiving Over The Edge, The True/False Tour, archive.org & Jason Scott, lost ‘80s Over The Edge shows being recovered from fans, teaching film & Craig Baldwin.

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Zander Schloss: “Be Fuckin’ Real”

Zander Schloss: “Be Fuckin’ Real”

This is my interview with Zander Schloss, conducted by phone on 22 December 2017.

This program is sponsored by LivBar. Go to LivBars.com for more information.

 

Topics Include:

Dear Blue, Gus Seyffert producing, the limitation of options, that analog sound, the long play experience, doing things the old way, Jake Blanton & Josh Adams, the essence of angry punk rock, “I Have Loved the Story of My Life,” the great mysteries, learning from Joe Strummer and collaborators, meeting Alex Cox, playing funk & soul in LA, hitting the road with the Circle Jerks, Straight To Hell and Zander’s Latin phase, working with Joe Strummer, What makes a great man?, writing “Salsa Y Ketchup” with Miguel Sandoval & Joe Strummer, Pray for Rain, Dan Wool, Walker, Repo Man, working with Ted Hutt, beyond dollars and cents, working with Alex Cox, and Karl the wiener man’s death.