Tag: Forecastle

  • Thumbnail for Episode 406: Interview – Wax Fang, Part 1

    Episode 406: Interview – Wax Fang, Part 1

    Scott Carney of Wax Fang joins Jim on the front porch of a Louisville home for an interview. He talks about his trippy rock band and recording at the famous Ardent Studios in Memphis, among other topics.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 405: Interview – Yardij

    Episode 405: Interview – Yardij

    Jim interviews pop-rock band Yardij, of South Florida. They talk about the band’s unique name (pronounced “yardage”), singer Deja’s booming voice and that time they opened for Bon Jovi (what?).

  • Thumbnail for Episode 404: Interview – I’m With Her, Part 2

    Episode 404: Interview – I’m With Her, Part 2

    Part 2 of our interview with I’m With Her (Sarah Jarosz, Sara Watkins, Aoife O’Donovan) from the Forecastle Festival in Louisville. Today, they talk about the themes of their music and playing a rock festival as an acoustic act.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 403: Interview – I’m With Her, Part 1

    Episode 403: Interview – I’m With Her, Part 1

    From Forecastle, Jim interviews roots supergroup I’m With Her, featuring Sarah Jarosz, Sara Watkins (of Nickel Creek) and Aoife O’Donovan (of Crooked Still).

  • Thumbnail for Episode 402: Interview – Ron Gallo, Part 2

    Episode 402: Interview – Ron Gallo, Part 2

    In the second part of our interview with Ron Gallo, from the grounds of the Forecastle Festival, we talk about the inspiration for some of his songs and the cultural significance of the guest list.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 401: Interview – Ron Gallo, Part 1

    Episode 401: Interview – Ron Gallo, Part 1

    From the Forecastle Music Festival, Jim interviews Ron Gallo, an artist you need to know.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 400: Interview – White Reaper + Dad, Part 2

    Episode 400: Interview – White Reaper + Dad, Part 2

    In the second installment of the interview with Nick and Sam Wilkerson, plus their dad Mark, they talk about achieving success with White Reaper, playing major festivals and meeting famous rock stars.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 399: Interview – White Reaper + Dad, Part 1

    Episode 399: Interview – White Reaper + Dad, Part 1

    Jim interviews twin brothers Nick and Sam Wilkerson of Louisville band White Reaper. And bonus — their dad Mark joins the interview too to talk about raising rockers. Mark has rock credentials having written biographies about Pete Townshend and Pearl Jam.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 392: Forecastle Festival Recap

    Episode 392: Forecastle Festival Recap

    Jim is joined by friends Tom Nord, Adam Coop and Jeffrey Lee Puckett (of The Courier-Journal). They gathered on the grounds of the Forecastle Festival in Louisville on Sunday, July 15 to recap the weekend’s highlights, including Father John Misty, Margo Price, Jenny Lewis, Jimmy Eat World, Ron Gallo and more.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 386: Forecastle Music Festival Preview

    Episode 386: Forecastle Music Festival Preview

    Jim talks about the artists he really wants to see at the three-day Forecastle festival in Louisville, including I’m With Her, Margo Price and Ron Gallo.