Carlo Minchillo tells us about the Brooklyn Drum Collective, an organization he co-founded with the purpose of building a stronger community local drummers and musicians more generally. We hear music from Powersnap, Bizarre Sharks, and True Dreams, who are all playing a BDC-sponsored show on the rooftop at Our Wicked Lady on July 19th, along with Catty. We also hear from a few projects Carlo has recently begun playing with, himself: Pocket Protector, The Planes, and Glass Slipper. Pocket Protector is playing “High Tea with the New Restaurants” at the Footlight on July 27th, so we also hear from The New Restaurants and Flying Pace (who are also on the bill).
Episode 2 covers November 16th through 29th, 2016 and features an interview with Kristie Redfield. Her new band, Flying Pace, has an EP out on November 20th, so we spoke with her about that and introduce a new segment called "Take3" in which we explore a bit of her musical history by listening to… | listen
Beau Alessi and Doug Schrashun talk about The New Restaurants, plus music from c'yotes, Metz, and Deerhoof. | listen
Stephen Perry has been a fixture of the local Brooklyn/NYC music scene for the better part of a decade now. His band, The Planes, recently took a year-long hiatus, but is now back strong after playing some shows and putting out a new album called Wax Diamond. Mr. Perry was kind enough to stop by and… | listen
The trailer for Tony Soprano's origin story is here, and it's in the best hands it could possibly be. | read
Ben made long walks a part of his quarantine routine once conditions in New York City were safe enough for that activity. On one of those walks, he was faced with a split-second decision to abandon all the caution he’d previously practiced (and which he discussed in a previous episode of 1st… | watch