Music

Episode 74 with Singer: Andre’ Snowden!

 Episode 74 with Singer: Andre’ Snowden! Between performing and writing music, Andre’ is constantly looking for ways to improve his game and make it in what can be a difficult industry. In a world of bands and albums he has set his focus on singles and perfecting his solo act. Check out Andre’ and his awesome tunes by visiting: https://www.facebook.com/iamandresnowden/

Episode 74 with Singer: Andre’ Snowden! Between performing and writing music, Andre’ is constantly looking for ways to improve his game and make it in what can be a difficult industry. In a world of bands and albums he has set his focus on singles and perfecting his solo act. Check out Andre’ and his awesome tunes by visiting: https://www.facebook.com/iamandresnowden/

Episode 61 with Musician: Chris Corgan!

 Episode 61 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with talented musician, Chris Corgan! Constantly writing songs and collaborating with other musicians, Chris has done an excellent job carving his own path in the world of music. We discuss what it means being an artist in the year 2017 and how leaving your comfort zone is essential for success. Check out Corgan and listen to his many wonderful tunes!  corganmusic.com

Episode 61 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with talented musician, Chris Corgan! Constantly writing songs and collaborating with other musicians, Chris has done an excellent job carving his own path in the world of music. We discuss what it means being an artist in the year 2017 and how leaving your comfort zone is essential for success. Check out Corgan and listen to his many wonderful tunes! corganmusic.com

Episode 59 with Rock Band: Gentlemen and Scholars!

 Episode 59 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with Patrick and Shane of the awesome indie rock band, Gentlemen and Scholars. Playing music for nearly a decade the Gentlemen and Scholars have always found a way to put out excellent music and evolve along the way. Patrick and Shane discuss their upcoming album and share with us their new single “Hold It Down”. Follow them on their journey and check out all of their awesome back catalog of tunes.  http://gentlemenandscholarsrock.com/   https://www.facebook.com/pg/gentlemenandscholars/about/?ref=page_internal

Episode 59 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with Patrick and Shane of the awesome indie rock band, Gentlemen and Scholars. Playing music for nearly a decade the Gentlemen and Scholars have always found a way to put out excellent music and evolve along the way. Patrick and Shane discuss their upcoming album and share with us their new single “Hold It Down”. Follow them on their journey and check out all of their awesome back catalog of tunes. http://gentlemenandscholarsrock.com/ https://www.facebook.com/pg/gentlemenandscholars/about/?ref=page_internal

Episode 52 with Music Duo: Cas One Vs Figure!

 We celebrate Episode 52 and one full year of podcasting the best way possible and that’s by speaking with the incredibly talented music duo Cas One and Figure. Walking two completely different paths Jacob Snider and Josh Gard sit down to tell us about how they merged their individual talents to create their upcoming album “So Our Egos Don’t Kill Us” with Strange Famous Records. No topic is off limits as we discuss failed relationships, petty theft and hurtful comments but more importantly how those events helped shape them into the artist they are today. Listen to what they’ve released so far and make sure to reserve a copy of their album:  https://sfrstore.com/news/casonevsfigure/

We celebrate Episode 52 and one full year of podcasting the best way possible and that’s by speaking with the incredibly talented music duo Cas One and Figure. Walking two completely different paths Jacob Snider and Josh Gard sit down to tell us about how they merged their individual talents to create their upcoming album “So Our Egos Don’t Kill Us” with Strange Famous Records. No topic is off limits as we discuss failed relationships, petty theft and hurtful comments but more importantly how those events helped shape them into the artist they are today. Listen to what they’ve released so far and make sure to reserve a copy of their album: https://sfrstore.com/news/casonevsfigure/

Episode 49 with Musician: Theophilus Akai!

 Episode 49 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with super talented musician Theophilus Akai! From running open mics, playing big events and laying studio tracks Theo has done it all. With a background that includes growing up in both multiple countries and multiple states it’s no wonder his style of play can only be described as “World Music”. Stay tuned after the chat for a live performance of his newly recorded track “Holding Me Back”.  

Episode 49 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with super talented musician Theophilus Akai! From running open mics, playing big events and laying studio tracks Theo has done it all. With a background that includes growing up in both multiple countries and multiple states it’s no wonder his style of play can only be described as “World Music”. Stay tuned after the chat for a live performance of his newly recorded track “Holding Me Back”.  

Episode 41 with Electronic Musician: Logan Owen!

 Episode 41 we kick off the new year by sitting down with one half of Suncoast Ultra, Logan Owen. Suncoast Ultra has been one of our favorite bands since their inception so this was an absolute treat for us. Logan breaks down the genre of Vapor Wave and explains the pros and cons of being a modern day musician.  We also discuss the vulnerability of creating art and how it serves as an effective outlet for expressing yourself.     Song of the week is “Stalagmite” an awesome new track from the dudes from Suncoast Ultra. Follow them on their musical journey: https://soundcloud.com/suncoastultr

Episode 41 we kick off the new year by sitting down with one half of Suncoast Ultra, Logan Owen. Suncoast Ultra has been one of our favorite bands since their inception so this was an absolute treat for us. Logan breaks down the genre of Vapor Wave and explains the pros and cons of being a modern day musician.  We also discuss the vulnerability of creating art and how it serves as an effective outlet for expressing yourself.

 

Song of the week is “Stalagmite” an awesome new track from the dudes from Suncoast Ultra. Follow them on their musical journey: https://soundcloud.com/suncoastultr

Episode 40 with Music Entrepreneur: Christian Miller!

 In Episode 40 we sit down with the ambitious Christian Miller as he explains his upcoming edition to Evansville’s music scene, Pneumatic Studios! We discuss the trials most musicians go through when recording, practicing and booking shows and how he plans to present them with a valuable resource to alleviate the pressure.  Song of the week is “Finally Letting Go Feels Good’ by electronic muse Lightmares. Download this song among many other melodic treasures by visiting: https://lightmar3s.bandcamp.com/

In Episode 40 we sit down with the ambitious Christian Miller as he explains his upcoming edition to Evansville’s music scene, Pneumatic Studios! We discuss the trials most musicians go through when recording, practicing and booking shows and how he plans to present them with a valuable resource to alleviate the pressure.

Song of the week is “Finally Letting Go Feels Good’ by electronic muse Lightmares. Download this song among many other melodic treasures by visiting: https://lightmar3s.bandcamp.com/

Episode 33 with Graffiti Artist, DJ and Skateboarder: Rob Lacer!

 Episode 33 is with talented skateboarder, graffiti artist and vinyl DJ, Rob Lacer! Rob utilizes his many passions and skills to live life to the fullest and encourages you to do the same. Always on the search for another break to sample or spot to skate, Rob shares with us how he discovers the new things that drive him towards making his Daydreams a reality.     Song of the week is “Sticky Bandits” from host Nathan and guest Rob’s former band, Broke In English. 

Episode 33 is with talented skateboarder, graffiti artist and vinyl DJ, Rob Lacer! Rob utilizes his many passions and skills to live life to the fullest and encourages you to do the same. Always on the search for another break to sample or spot to skate, Rob shares with us how he discovers the new things that drive him towards making his Daydreams a reality.

 

Song of the week is “Sticky Bandits” from host Nathan and guest Rob’s former band, Broke In English. 

Episode 31 with Sound Engineer, Promoter and Martial Artist: Chris Howard!

 This week’s guest Chris Howard is the perfect representative of someone who never quits their daydream. Chris is truly one of the busiest people we know as he is able to maintain a superb balance between countless hobbies and his family life. He joins us to discuss sound engineering, practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and promoting for the fantastic rock/blues band Calabash! Chris gives great advice during this whole episode so get your pen and notebook ready.     Song of the Week: “Upside Down” by Calabash. This is just one of many great songs being released by the band’s new album, which will be out on Oct 29th. If you are an “Evansvillian”, come join us at their album release party hosted by Lamasco’s Bar and Grill! Make sure to follow them along and catch a live show ASAP. https://www.facebook.com/calabashband/

This week’s guest Chris Howard is the perfect representative of someone who never quits their daydream. Chris is truly one of the busiest people we know as he is able to maintain a superb balance between countless hobbies and his family life. He joins us to discuss sound engineering, practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and promoting for the fantastic rock/blues band Calabash! Chris gives great advice during this whole episode so get your pen and notebook ready.

 

Song of the Week: “Upside Down” by Calabash. This is just one of many great songs being released by the band’s new album, which will be out on Oct 29th. If you are an “Evansvillian”, come join us at their album release party hosted by Lamasco’s Bar and Grill! Make sure to follow them along and catch a live show ASAP. https://www.facebook.com/calabashband/

Episode 23 with Musician and Songwriter: Steven Hamilton!

 Steven Hamilton is the front man for the wonderful indie folk rock band, “Thunder/Dreamer”. Steve discusses how his band continues to grow both musically and as people, the evolution of himself as a musician and why writing sad songs is always easier than crafting “happy” ones. After the chat, Steve plays a beautiful song for us showcasing why he is one of our absolute favorite musicians. Check out his band “Thunder/Dreamer” by visiting   thunderdreamerband.com   and do yourself a favor by listening at https://thunderdreamer.bandcamp.com/ 

Steven Hamilton is the front man for the wonderful indie folk rock band, “Thunder/Dreamer”. Steve discusses how his band continues to grow both musically and as people, the evolution of himself as a musician and why writing sad songs is always easier than crafting “happy” ones. After the chat, Steve plays a beautiful song for us showcasing why he is one of our absolute favorite musicians. Check out his band “Thunder/Dreamer” by visiting thunderdreamerband.com and do yourself a favor by listening at https://thunderdreamer.bandcamp.com/ 

Episode 18 with Hip Hop Artist: Jacob Snider "Cas One"

 Jacob Snider, better known to the music world as Cas One is a talented hip hop artist who utilizes his unique outlook and wit to craft songs that come alive when you hear them. Jacob stops by to discuss the catchy yet somewhat haunting tunes from his previous album “The Monster and the Wishing Well” and how he has continued to evolve in order to craft his debut record with Strange Famous. We discuss using normally crippling aliments such as depression and anxiety to fuel one’s desire to create and continue pushing forward. You can’t help but root for Jake as he shares with us the strong love he has for his friends, family and hometown. Check out everything Cas One by stopping by  http://www.casonemusic.net/  and stay tuned until the end to hear his first single “Murder Media”. 

Jacob Snider, better known to the music world as Cas One is a talented hip hop artist who utilizes his unique outlook and wit to craft songs that come alive when you hear them. Jacob stops by to discuss the catchy yet somewhat haunting tunes from his previous album “The Monster and the Wishing Well” and how he has continued to evolve in order to craft his debut record with Strange Famous. We discuss using normally crippling aliments such as depression and anxiety to fuel one’s desire to create and continue pushing forward. You can’t help but root for Jake as he shares with us the strong love he has for his friends, family and hometown. Check out everything Cas One by stopping by http://www.casonemusic.net/ and stay tuned until the end to hear his first single “Murder Media”. 

Episode 8 with Musician and Comedian: Gary Martinez!

Episode 8 is a colorful conversation with musician and stand up comedian, Gary Martinez. Gary discusses his unique personality and how it comes out in both of his art forms, despite possibly offending those in open mic attendance. We talk about the parallels of the music and comedy world and various speed bumps one might encounter. Gary is also the founder of Elsewhere Records http://elsewhererecordco.tictail.com/ where he helps fellow musicians promote and release their music. For the easily offended, this episode includes some pretty heavy adult language so listen with care! Check out some tunes by Gary and friends after you get done listening: https://elsewhererecordco.bandcamp.com/

Episode 6 with Radio DJ: Melissa Tinsley!

Our guest for Episode 6 is radio personality Melissa Tinsley, better known as “Melissa Awesome”.  Melissa details her journey from intern to radio veteran and is all smiles as she discusses her acclimation from working at a Top 40 station to the less familiar genre of Country Music. Her optimism is infectious, so if you’re having a tough day check out the episode or listen to Melissa on her own show: http://wkdq.com/author/melissa/

Episode 3 with Electronic Performer Kody Barrett!

Don't Quit Your Daydream is a new weekly podcast featuring interesting people with cool and/or unusual hobbies. This week's interview is with the highly talented and passionate electronic DJ, Kid Kollision. Kody discusses his foray into the world of music and answers each question with a level of honesty unmatched by most. Check out his current work and prepare yourself for his new album "Man Night". https://www.facebook.com/KidKollision/  

Episode 1 with Tattoo Artist, Skateboarder and DJ: Shane Klos!

Don't Quit Your Daydream is a new weekly podcast featuring interesting people with cool and/or unusual hobbies. What better way to kick of the inaugural episode than a conversation with Shane Klos. Shane is overflowing with creativity and uses tattooing, skateboarding and electronic music as an outlet. Look at cool art from Shane and his tattoo shop "Revolution Ink" by following these links:

www.instagram.com/shaneklostattoo/
www.revolutioninkstudio.com/