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Host Andy Zook sits down with artists of all mediums to talk about projects, their brains, and other conversations he wishes he could have at parties. Intro music: "Raining in Fiji" by Aaron Davidson

Host Andy Zook sits down with artists of all mediums to talk about projects, their brains, and other conversations he wishes he could have at parties. Intro music: "Raining in Fiji" by Aaron Davidson
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United States

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Host Andy Zook sits down with artists of all mediums to talk about projects, their brains, and other conversations he wishes he could have at parties. Intro music: "Raining in Fiji" by Aaron Davidson

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English


Episodes

ep. 48 - Rebekah Fink

10/30/2017
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Rebekah Fink is Bad at Parties! Host Andy Zook and Rebekah (Bekah) Fink sit down to talk about podcasting The Bachelorette! Traveling to interact with your art community and your own curiosity! Exploring multiple mediums! Getting lost in Portland (13 bridges is a lot of bridges)! http://moderndomesticpdx.com/ https://www.quiltfolk.com/

Duration:01:07:27

Bonus Episode - Brigette Nelson

10/21/2017
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Brigette Nelson, of The Garden City Projects, is Bad at Parties! As part of the Future Ghost tour, Andy and Brigette connected the day after a show in her space to talk about skating! Glasswork and Jewelry! Australia! And, taking chances with your community! Brigette Nelson https://www.thegardencityprojects.com/ Thegardencityprojects@gmail.com

Duration:00:18:12

ep. 47 - Abigail Swanson

9/11/2017
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Abigail Swanson is Bad at Parties! Host Andy Zook and Abigail talk about her new book "More Plain Things" (which comes out September 14th! - link below), as well as growing up in a small town and making peace with it, the joy of an experiential work that only exists for a limited time, and how respond to a drunk text. "More Plain Things" - Book Release: https://www.facebook.com/events/811828365663375 Submit to "More Plain Things" - abigailjeanswanson@icloud.com

Duration:01:08:26

ep. 46 - Josh Tigges

8/28/2017
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Josh Tigges is Bad at Parties! Josh discusses his upcoming project "Humanity in Earth Tones" - set to come out at the end of September, early October, along with conversations about fracturing and learning to repair relationships with a sibling that was also his bandmate, and seeking how to be a better singer. http://joshtigges.com/

Duration:01:05:48

ep. 43 - Reed McCoy

7/24/2017
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Reed McCoy is Bad at Parties! Andy and Reed talk about separating one's value from the art that they produce! Early 2000's Metal! And learning to follow multiple passions! http://reedmccoy.net/

Duration:01:02:03

ep. 41 - Dustin Stoddart

7/3/2017
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Dustin Stoddart is Bad at Parties! Dustin and Andy discuss McDonalds! Teaching and Active Listening! Feminism in Philosophy! Long distance marriage!

Duration:01:08:42

ep. 39 - Erica Ewell

6/19/2017
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Erica Ewell is Bad at Parties! Host, Andy Zook, and Erica talk about Music Education and being a role model! Working under a toxic leader versus someone you trust! And giving one's self permission to take a break! Bellingham Girls Rock Camp - http://www.bgrc.org/ Girls Rock Camp Alliance - http://girlsrockcampalliance.org/

Duration:01:06:48

ep. 36 - Paul Kowalczyk

2/27/2017
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Paul Kowalczyk (Sleeping Lessons) is Bad at Parties! Andy and Paul talk about family and band dynamics! Sacrificing well and sacrificing rightly! Paul's main points to being successful in the music industry! http://www.sleepinglessonsmusic.com/

Duration:01:12:31

ep. 33 - Eric Andreson

2/6/2017
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Eric Anderson (Cataldo)is Bad at Parties! Eric and Andy talk about Cataldo's new record, Keepers! Market Research! Tricks to remember names by! Learning to satisfy yourself in order to create satisfying art! https://www.cataldomusic.com/

Duration:01:23:28

Ep. 32 - Lerin Herzer

1/30/2017
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Lerin Herzer is Bad at Parties! Andy and Lerin sit down to talk about Mental Health and music! Sticking your foot in your mouth! Education and Prison! https://lerinandandrew.bandcamp.com/

Duration:01:18:40

ep. 30 - Gabe Rodriguez

1/16/2017
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Gabe Rodriguez is bad at parties! Gabe and Andy talk about family dynamics! Not getting into an artistic slump! Getting into an artistic slump and pulling yourself out! Calling yourself an artist! http://www.gabrielboone.com/

Duration:01:00:59

Bonus Holiday Episode

12/26/2016
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Happy Holidays! Bad at Parties returns January 9th.

Duration:00:01:26

Ep. 28 - Aaron Davidson

12/19/2016
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Aaron Davidson is Bad at Parties! Aaron and Andy talk about making music together! Conflict resolution! Mentors and influences on their lives! Aaron is the first self proclaimed extrovert on the show, and he waves his flag proudly. Check it out! https://soundcloud.com/diet75

Duration:01:27:14

ep. 27 - Rachael Knudson Thomas

12/12/2016
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Rachael Knudson Thomas is Bad at Parties! Rachael and Andy talk about creating a space that makes you want to create! Beauty in decay. A mutual fear of camping (but doing it anyway)! Also, it snows. http://www.rachaelknudsonthomas.com/

Duration:01:02:35

ep. 26 - Gareth Couch

12/5/2016
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Gareth Couch is Bad at Parties! Gareth and Andy talk about poetry and reading, the difference between being the "DD" and doing speed and mushrooms at that same time, and how to challange one's self to reengage as an artist. At the end of the podcast, Gareth refers to a movie called "Kumare." Check out the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OXUzG6YKuvo

Duration:01:00:14

ep. 25 - Marissa Johnson

11/28/2016
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Marissa Jenae Johnson is Bad at Parties! Andy and Marissa talk about Black activism in the church, owning up to where you're coming from, and recognizing your role as an individual amidst a movement bigger than yourself. https://www.safetypinbox.com/

Duration:01:10:37

ep. 24 - Josh Phillips

11/21/2016
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Josh Phillips is Bad at Parties! Executive producer of the sister podcast "Formal Nachos" Josh talks with Andy about being an educator in this political climate, podcasting with his wife and friend, and Andy even brings out a FN favorite - the cards of topics. http://formalnachos.podomatic.com/

Duration:01:02:07

Ep. 23 - Trevor Borden

11/14/2016
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Trevor Borden is Bad at Parties! Andy and Trevor reflect on their recent shared performance, learning to adjust as an artist for the desire for stability, and owning up to white privilege and limited perspectives. http://www.trevorborden.com/

Duration:01:03:39

ep. 22 - Debbie Miller

11/7/2016
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Debbie Miller is Bad at Parties! Debbie and Andy connect and talk about Naturopathic Medicine, the desire to create and pursue music while living a stable life, old songs that change their meaning over time, and exchanging voting advice for supplement (vitamin) advice. http://www.thedebbiemiller.com/

Duration:00:57:41

Ep. 21 - Maxwell Arnold

10/31/2016
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Maxwell Arnold is Bad at Parties! The second Portland episode of the series is with writer, actor, and traveler; Maxwell (Max) Arnold. Andy and Max talk catch up on the last year, talk about the reality of the moment, and learning to be present and joyful.

Duration:01:04:00