The Weather This week Mychal Cohen of the band The Weather joins us in The Backyard to debut so unreleased music from their upcoming album, why they made the switch from the band Campfire OK, and Uncle Jesse... yeah, that's right.
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: The Weather
Monday, January 19, 2015
Minus The Bear This week drummer for the band Minus The Bear, Erin Tate, stops by The Backyard to talk about being a father on tour, the origins of the band, and how he decided to surround himself with music by starting new projects like Hand of the Hills and his management company Phone Home Mgmt.
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Minus The Bear, Tim Kasher, Hand of The Hills
Sunday, January 11, 2015
Ahamefule J. Oluo This week Comedian/Musician/Composer/Playwrite/Writer/International Man Of Mystery Ahamefule Oluo stops by The Backyard to chat about how he found music in a life full of chaos and the extreme circumstances that led to him writting a very emotional stage show "NOW I'M FINE"
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Industrial Revelation, Ahamefule J. Oluo
Monday, January 5, 2015
Stephanie Drury This week Stephanie Drury of Stuff Christian Culture Likes and Fake Mark Driscoll fame stops by The Backyard to talk about how Aaron's house may in fact be haunted, belief, and the pains of conveying critical thought in 140 characters.
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: HOT PANDA
Sunday, December 28, 2014
2014 a Year In Review This week we sit down with music industry luminaries Rock and Roll Hall of Fame contributor DJ Marco Collins, Seattle Office of Film and Music Director Kate Becker, and NW Chapter of The Grammys Executive Director Michael Compton to talk about our TOP 5's of 2014.
Happy New Year everyone! Thank you so much for making this such a great year for Air-Raid!
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Katy Kate, Tomo Nakayama, Odesza, Damien Jurado, Cataldo, Tacocat
Sunday, December 21, 2014
Jim Breuer. This week, comedian and actor Jim Breuer joins us to chat about religion, his musical tastes, and raising children. BOOM.
We hope you have a wonderful Holiday Season!
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Pavement
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Matt Smith This week former Almost LIVE! cast member and current monologist/auctioneer, Matt Smith joins us in The Backyard to chat about his new movie "My Last Year With The Nuns" and what went into his choice of using a certain racial slur in the film.
Music Feature In This Week's Episode: Hank Ballard, Booker T and The Mg's, The Champs
Monday, December 8, 2014
Lonesome Shack This week Ben Todd of the band Lonesome Shack stops by The Backyard to chat about his job as a luthier, developing as a musician from punk to Americana/blues, and how the band got its name from an actual shack in the middle of nowhere where Ben lived for a few years.
Music Featured In This Wek's Episode: Lonesome Shack
Sunday, November 30, 2014
Sol. This week we are joined by rapper Sol to discuss the happenings in Ferguson MO, his eye opening trip to Haiti, and spending time in the recording studio as an impressionable teen.
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Sol
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Modern Kin. This week Drew Grow of the Portland OR band, Modern Kin, drops by The Backyard for an intense chat about about his evolution as an artist, religion, taking physics in college, and car accidents. This is a great conversation, I hope you enjoy it.
From us here at Air-Raid, we hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday!
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Modern Kin
Sunday, November 16, 2014
Planes On Paper This week Jen and Navid of the band Planes On Paper stop by the Backyard to talk about their new EP 'The Ruins' that will be available on January 1st, studying music in college, and finding each other. Plus! Kevin Sur of Artist Home stops by to talk about thd upcoming TIMBRRRR! WINTER MUSIC FESTIVAL coming up on January 9th and 10th in Leavenworth WA. You can get your tickets HERE.
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Planes On Paper
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Smokey Brights. This week Ryan Devlin of the band Smokey Brights stops by The Backyard to share some music off of the debut LP 'TASTE FOR BLOOD', chat about recording in a massive freezing cold barn, going to catholic school, and we figure out the meaning of life... nah, just kidding.
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Smokey Brights
Sunday, November 2, 2014
Joe Guppy.. This week author and psychotherapist, Joe Guppy, stops by The Backyard to tell us about his experience with a major pshychotic break at the age of 23 which is perfectly captured in his new book 'My Fluorescent God'.
Music Featured In This Wek's Episode: The Duchess and The Duke
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Nightmare This week we are joined by two close friends, Luke Burbank and Kevin Dodril, to discuss our fears.
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: SPOON
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Lynn Shelton This week Director Lynn Shelton joins us in The Backyard to tell us about her journey from actor to photogapher to movie director, how Singer/Songwriter Andrew Bird made her cry (in a good way), and the experience of making her biggest production yet: LAGGIES which is out in theaters Oct 24th.
Music Featured In This Week's Episode: Andy Fitts