Why We Listen 33 – Taylor Mac

•December 23, 2015 • Leave a Comment

WWL33Taylor Mac meets with Marc Kate for the 33rd episode of Why We Listen to listen to and discuss:

Nina Simone – ‘Save Me’
Patti Smith – ‘Birdland’
Tiny Tim – ‘The Other Side’

Taylor is a music and theater performer, director and producer from NYC.

http://www.taylormac.org

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Thanks for listening.

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Why We Listen 32 – Richard Chartier

•November 13, 2015 • Leave a Comment

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Richard Chartier meets with Marc Kate for the 32nd episode of Why We Listen to listen to and discuss:

‘I Betray My Friends’ by OMD
‘In My Secrecy I Was Real’ by :zoviet*france:
and
‘Gran Coda Andante’ by Robert Curgenven

Richard Chartier is a sound artist and designer from Los Angeles.

http://www.3particles.com

http://www.lineimprint.com

Listen to the podcast on the player below, or download HERE.

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Thanks for listening.

Notes:
1. A Duck in a Tree
2. Calm Down Queen

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Why We Listen 31 – Cara Rose DeFabio

•October 20, 2015 • Leave a Comment

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Cara Rose DeFabio meets with Marc Kate for the 31th episode of Why We Listen to listen to and discuss:

Kendrick Lamar – ‘Alright’
Hole – ‘Violet’
Tomita – ‘Clair de lune’

Cara Rose DeFabio is a performer and an experience producer from San Francisco.

http://cararosedefabio.tumblr.com

https://twitter.com/caradefabio

Listen to the podcast on the player below, or download HERE.

You can also subscribe to Why We Listen via iTunes HERE.

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Thanks for listening.

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Why We Listen 30 – JD Moyer

•September 1, 2015 • 1 Comment

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JD Moyer meets with Marc Kate for the 30th episode of Why We Listen.

A different sort of episode this time – rather than follow the familiar Why We Listen format, we spent a month solely listening to music that is less that a year old before convening and discussing our experiences.

We also wrote about our experiences for JD’s blog Systems for Living Well which you can find HERE.

During our conversation, we talk about:

Galantis – ‘Runaway (U&I)’
Kleidosty – ‘Hydras at the Helm’
Yearning Kru – ‘Red Choir on the lake’
Kronic and Krunk! – ‘Hey Ho! (Senor Roar Remix)’
MineSweepa – ‘Tit Tat’
Tycho – ‘Awake’
Kevin Knapp – ‘Heft’
Evan Caminiti – ‘Curtains’
Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü – ‘Where Are Ü Now (featuring Justin Bieber)’
Sia – ‘Elastic Heart’
FKA twigs – ‘Two Weeks’
His Name Is Alive – ‘Reflect Yourself’
Geniuses of Place – ‘*/2- Auto .30090’
Brood Ma – ‘Monaco’
Art Bleek – ‘City Blues’

JD Moyer is an electronic musician and writer from Oakland, California.

http://jdmoyer.com

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Thanks for listening.

Notes:
1. Eminem / Stephen Colbert interview

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Why We Listen 29 – Erik Davis

•April 9, 2015 • 1 Comment

WWL29smErik Davis meets with Marc Kate for the 29th episode of Why We Listen to listen to and discuss:

Hüsker Dü – ‘Eight Miles High’
Exuma – ‘Dambala’
Helium – ‘Cosmic Rays’

Erik Davis is an author, podcaster and journalist from San Francisco.

http://techgnosis.com

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Thanks for listening.

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Why We Listen 28 – Jorge Socarras

•February 27, 2015 • Leave a Comment

 

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Jorge Socarras meets with Marc Kate for the 28th episode of Why We Listen to listen to and discuss:

Richard & Mimi Fariña – ‘The Quiet Joys Of Brotherhood’
Nico – ‘You Forgot To Answer’
Wild Beasts – ‘End Come Too Soon’

Jorge Socarras is a vocalist from NYC.

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Thanks for listening.

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Why We Listen Podcast 27 – Heklina

•December 4, 2014 • Leave a Comment

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Heklina meets with Marc Kate for the 27th episode of Why We Listen to listen to and discuss:

My Bloody Valentine – ‘Honey Power’
Kraftwerk – ‘Computer Love’
Roxy Music – ‘Mother of Pearl’

Heklina is the producer and host of the legendary drag club Trannyshack.

http://trannyshack.com

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Thanks for listening.

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