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Hosted by Dominic Davi, bassist for the punk band Tsunami Bomb, 3 Gigs is a podcast that focuses on the three shows that have had a profound effect on a performers life and career, the very first performance, their best performance, and their worst performance. These shows define their career and no matter how far along in their career, every performer has a story to tell.

Hosted by Dominic Davi, bassist for the punk band Tsunami Bomb, 3 Gigs is a podcast that focuses on the three shows that have had a profound effect on a performers life and career, the very first performance, their best performance, and their worst performance. These shows define their career and no matter how far along in their career, every performer has a story to tell.
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Hosted by Dominic Davi, bassist for the punk band Tsunami Bomb, 3 Gigs is a podcast that focuses on the three shows that have had a profound effect on a performers life and career, the very first performance, their best performance, and their worst performance. These shows define their career and no matter how far along in their career, every performer has a story to tell.

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English

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Episodes

Episode 50: Arturo Barrios & Jason Camacho - Audio Karate

4/23/2018
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Audio Karate stops in for our season 2 finale, and Art Barrios talks about his first show at 14 years old, at an abandoned house, and filling in for Audio Karate (called The Goons back then) as their singer, while Jason Camacho joined The Goons to play a talent show, though they lost…they still had everyone dancing. Then they both agree that one of the best shows was Manchester in 2003 supporting The Ataris while they were wasted. Jason talks about how one of his worst shows was a show at...

Duration:00:29:10

Episode 49: Commander Angel Nova & Leftenant AR-7 - The Phenomenauts

4/16/2018
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Commander Angel Nova & Leftenant AR-7 from The Phenomenauts stop by to share the origins of the band as street musicians, and Leftenant AR-7 being built for a Christmas show with The Vandals in San Diego with a mystery opener. How the best show ever was a tiny bar in Germany. Though the Metal Festival in the Black Forest was pretty epic too. They also share the art of “Commando Shows”. Then finally, the SF Weekly award show, where just no one helped and the time AR-7 just wanted to give...

Duration:01:02:14

Episode 48: Shawn Peter - Ghost Town Rebellion

4/9/2018
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Shawn Peter, vocalist and guitarist for GHOST TOWN REBELLION shares with us the difficult path the band took to come together, and a first show that was also was kind of the worst show, since they surprised a crowd that may have expected something different. How their best show was one of two great moments... Official website: https://www.3gigspodcast.com/ Host website: https://www.dominicdavi.com/

Duration:00:19:22

Episode 47: Enon Gaines - Unlikely Heroes/PhenomENON

4/2/2018
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Enon Gaines stops by 3 Gigs Podcast to tell us stories about their first show was at the LA TIMES FESTIVAL at USC, and it wasn't what they expected. Then his best show was performing at Oakland, CA FIRST FRIDAY Festival on his birthday! Finally his worst show was when he discovered you can get WAY too drunk on red wine and waffles before playing a show in SF on a rooftop. Website: www.3gigspodcast.com Host Website: www.dominicdavi.com

Duration:00:41:18

Episode 46: Justin Pritchard & Patrick Drury - Kid You Not

3/26/2018
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Kid You Not's vocalist/guitarist Patrick Drury and bassist/backing vocalist Justin Pritchard stop by 3 Gigs to talk about their first show ever that happened to be opening for the band, Face To Face! Learning the hard way why white shirts don’t sell. How some of the best shows ever have been the times they played The Fest in Florida. As well as a sad tale of a crazy show where they realized a member had to go. Official Website: www.3gigspodcast.com Host Website: www.dominicdavi.com

Duration:00:41:33

Episode 45: Guili Remondi - Sketchy

3/18/2018
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Guili Remondi, guitarist of Sketchy stops by and tells us about being 14 years old and terrified while playing a backyard show. Getting paid the headlining bands pay by mistake. Bringing his family to see him perform at Punk Rock Bowling in front of 2500 people, and having them all wish his 4 year old sister a happy birthday. Then some stories of how bad it gets when everything goes wrong, and what you do when the promoter of the show tries to run away. Official website:...

Duration:00:52:25

Episode 44: Mike Griffen - Tame Adult/Tsunami Bomb

3/12/2018
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Former guitarist for Tsunami Bomb and currently releasing music as Tame Adult, Mike Griffen visits 3 Gigs to talk to his former bandmate Dominic Davi for the first time in over a decade. Telling stories of his first show with a Jazz band back in Texas, to wearing the wrong shirt to 924 Gilman at his first Tsunami Bomb show. The hidden intimate glory of basement and house shows, and the moment in Boston where both Dominic and him let family problems get the best of them. Listen in on this...

Duration:01:22:14

Episode 43: VIZIN

3/5/2018
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Pop singer and drag queen, VIZIN stops by 3 Gigs Podcast to tell us stories about what it feels like to play her hometown for the first time, to playing Long Beach Pride with Chaka Khan, and how trying to have a pop show in Florida after a hurricane, is not always a great idea.... Official Website: www.3gigspodcast.com Official Host Site: www.dominicdavi.com

Duration:00:26:47

Episode 42: Screamin' E - The Memphis Murder Men

2/26/2018
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Screamin’ E, vocalist for The Memphis Murder Men and co-host of Monster Candy Podcast, stops by 3 Gigs Podcast to tell the story of his first show in Pittsburgh, PA with The Brain Invaders, where according to rumor he may or may not have punched a kid in the stomach. To playing with The Misfits in San Francisco (where Dominic played too!), to an emotional memorial concert getting cut off before the end of the show, and this one night in Antioch where everything just went wrong… Official...

Duration:00:46:05

Episode 41: Bella Novela

2/19/2018
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Long Beach, Ca band, Bella Novela stop by 3 Gigs and tell us stories about high school talent shows, and acoustic Hole covers. Having two sign language translators dancing like go-go dancers while they opened for Salt-N-Pepa, and how trying edibles before a show is not always a great idea. Official Website: www.3gigspodcast.com

Duration:00:29:50

Episode 40: Peter Niven - The Atom Age

2/11/2018
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Peter Niven, co-vocalist and guitarist for The Atom Age stops by this week before we play a show together in San Francisco, CA this coming weekend, to talk about Atom Age’s first show on Halloween and how they always get the cops called on them at house parties. What it was like to fix a vintage keyboard in France with seconds to spare, and how food poisoning and gorilla gluing a forehead shut a great show does not make. Official website: www.3gigspodcast.com Official host website:...

Duration:00:36:12

Episode 39: Rain DeGrey & Devilynne - Adult Performers

2/5/2018
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Sex Educators and Adult Performers, RAIN DEGREY & DEVILYNNE drop by the show to share what first, best, and worst performances mean for porn stars, and tell some eye opening stories about what it's like being a professional naked person. They let us know how they've taken those experiences and how they are now educating others how to embrace their kink safely and properly. Website: www.3gigspodcast.com Host site: www.dominicdavi.com

Duration:01:57:11

Episode 38: Sal Ellington - Rebuilder

1/30/2018
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Sal Ellington of REBUILDER stops by 3 GIGS to talk about how he went from drummer to vocalist, and what they had to do about the old singer. How Virginia Beach became a second home, and sometimes anywhere is better then New Jersey! Official website: https://www.3gigspodcast.com/ Host: https://dominicdavi.com/

Duration:01:11:37

Episode 37: Jeff Dean - Airstream Futures/Dead Ending

1/22/2018
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Jeff Dean of Airstream Futures and Dead Ending, talks about his first show ever with the band Tomorrow’s Gone, out in the middle of the desert between Boulder City and Las Vegas, to playing the Huntridge Theater with Jack Kevorkian and the Suicide Machines that led him to move north to Detroit (and eventually landing in Chicago). All Eyes West performing huge shows in Chicago and Minneapolis with his guitar hero Bob Mould, and getting to meet him over a busted pedal. What happened when...

Duration:00:42:13

Episode 36: Nymble Digitz - DJ/Producer

1/14/2018
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Nymble Digitz comes to the show and tells us about his first show in Qatar in the Persian Gulf, and literally risking getting his head cut off by parting hard and throwing a party where he DJ’d for the first time. A huge party he played at Kingdom in Austin TX, with an incredible sound rig and a better crowd. As well as a terrible party he had to play where equipment crashed constantly and a VIP ticket only got them all one free drink. Website: www.3gigspodcast.com Host:...

Duration:00:17:39

Episode 35: Ean Hernandez - Sicko/Top Drawer Records/Seattle Pop Punk Festival

1/7/2018
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For this episode we speak to EAN HERNANDEZ of the Northwest Pop-Punk legends SICKO! He also run TOP DRAWER RECORDS, and is putting on the first ever SEATTLE POP PUNK FESTIVAL! He tells us about the origins of his scene and why he's putting on his own festival, and then tells us about having the worst and best time of his life for his first show ever, what it was like to play Japan with SICKO, and a surreal run in with the Nazi Punks of Kansas. Official site: www.3gigspodast.com

Duration:01:26:33

Episode 34: DBC - The Lobstrosities

1/1/2018
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The man, the myth, the legend, Stockton based musician DBC shares with us some of the most entertaining stories we've heard yet! From his first show at an all day festival in California, to sneaking on the Warped Tour, to staying at the craziest punk rock house ever. You do not want to miss this episode. Official website: https://www.3gigspodcast.com Host Website: https://www.dominicdavi.com

Duration:00:37:36

Episode 33: John Gentile - Punknews.org

12/17/2017
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Freelance writer and features editor on punknews.org, John Gentile talks about getting into Rolling Stones thanks to his uncle, and the worlds greatest rock n roll band was the first show he ever got to see. What some of the clashes in current punk rock scene comes from. How out of the many amazing shows that he’s witnessed, KRS-One is an incredible stand out with his unpredictability cause you never know what is going to happen! However the worst show he’s ever seen, was Sammy Hagar after...

Duration:00:55:20

Episode 32: Shawna Potter - War On Women

12/11/2017
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Shawna Potter of War On Women takes a moment to speak to me about her first grunge rock band, Fair Verona and how being in a band that does well, doesn’t mean your next project will always be as successful. She shares how War On Women dressed up as a bachelorette party on stage for a sold out Halloween show at The Fest in 2015 and it was one of the best shows of all time. Although the first time they played Fest....was a bit of an adventure. Official Website:...

Duration:00:48:14

Episode 31: Kimm Gardener - Channel 3

12/3/2017
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Kimm Gardener from CHANNEL 3 shares a story of a lifelong friendship started a band which led to a living room show and the first time he heard the crowd clap for his band. We talk about the enduring appeal of punk rock though the years and the story of headlining for the first time at the Whiskey A Go-Go. What led to them going on tour for the first time and what it was like to play Memphis, in the dead of summer, after G.G. Allen shit in the ice machine the night before…and how the...

Duration:00:31:44