Dan does the show in front of a crowd at Bridgeset Sound as part of the 5th Annual Philly Podcast Fest. On deck is Drew Mercadante, electronic musician, composer, producer, and all out schmoozer. Following Drew is Bruno Catrambone of Former Belle and Cruisr, talking about his new music, his touring, and the ever-present struggle of being onstage. Huge thanks to the Philly Podcast Fest organizers, Bridgeset Sound, the guests, and the outstanding audience.
This week, we're doing something a bit different. Instead of the usual long-form conversation with a guest, I decided to highlight some past guests and their music. What I've put together is a collection of alternate performances (an artist will record two or three tunes when we get together) and new studio material from artists that wasn't completed yet when we talked. It's all in the spirit of discovering new music, and as a way to help people relax and relieve the tension of the upcoming election. We could all use a bit of that.
Greetings all. It's spring. Plants are doing things. Trees as well. My allergies are trying to kill me in new and creative ways. Also, places of higher learning are putting said learning on hold to watch their fellow classmates play basketball for no money. I have very complicated feelings about college sports, most of them derisive and dismissive. Also: Go, 'Cuse. See, I told you it was complicated.
I have returned from a fairly restful long weekend back home in Western New York. I ate well, saw some folk, had a lot of quality baby time with m...