Every Last Drop Podcast
#15 Our Return From a Long Break, Once Again Talking Careers and Idealism
After an extended break (due to the craziest work schedule ever), we are back! Since we last left off, some changes have happened for both Danny and Nick. The podcast is likely going to happen less often due to a shift in priorities. We will still keep this going as often as we are able, but we will probably find it difficult to keep it consistent. That being said, we will still make an effort to bring on guests who will contribute to the ideas contained in our theme. This episode is really...
#14 Talking Job Dissatisfaction, and Balancing Ideals with Reality
On this episode, Luke joins us again. We talk about various topics that are relevant to young guys who are just starting to make their mark on the world, such as: - Are we unsatisfied with our job, and what kind of career do we want to have ideally? - What kinds of things should you be doing while you're in your 20s? - What kinds of obstacles do we face in our creativity, and also our lives as a whole? And more! There's no guest interview this time, just a real conversation about balancing...
#13 Devin Shelton Gives the Backstory of Emery, Talks New Solo Record "Sensation"
We are excited to welcome Devin Shelton to the show! Devin is one of the founding members of the post hardcore/screamo band (assuming you can put them into a genre)Emery. Devin gives us some interesting insight into the backstory surrounding Emery, revealing some details most people haven't heard before. Devin also recently put out a new solo record on Bad Christian Music, a division of the Bad Christian Network. Devin's record is called "Sensation," an appropriate name given the...
#12 Steven Burkholder (The War on Peace) Returns to Discuss New EP, and the Ideas that Inspired It
We are excited to welcome back Steven Burkholder from the War on Peace! Steven is our first repeat guest, and he did not disappoint. We were also able to track Steven as he played 3 songs from the War on Peace catalog, including 2 of them from their new EP "Automated People." They are sprinkled in during different parts of conversation, so be sure to listen for them. The conversation itself is wide ranging, starting from Steven's music beginnings, all the way into the present. We also...
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# 9 Being A Pro
We start things off by talking about some changes to the Every Last Drop Club, and inviting the listeners to give us their feedback. This time around, Danny and Nick sat down for an extended conversation surrounding one simple question: what is a professional, and do you have to be making a living at something to be one? Get in touch with us to let us know what you think. Visit www.everylastdroppodcast.com
#8 Steven Burkholder - Songwriter, Lead Singer from The War on Peace
We are excited to re-release this interview we did with Steven Burkholder from the War on Peace! We first conducted this interview with him in early 2016, when this podcast was in its first form and not yet reinvented. We thought the content of this episode was so good that it was still worth keeping, as well as still being relevant. We sat down with Steven to discuss how his band the War on Peace works, and go behind the scenes of some of their signature songs. One of them is going to be...
#7 Joe Gonzalez - Graphic Designer and Photographer
For this episode episode we are pleased to welcome Joe Gonzalez, a talented graphic designer and photographer. Joe is a special guest for us because he used to be one of my professors when I was in college. Some of the topics we discussed include: - Defining the term "graphic design" - How Joe got his start as a designer - Being intimidated at art school - Distinguishing between talent and skill - Balancing your creative desires vs. what the bosses tell you - His approach to collaboration...
#6 Recap of the Los Angeles Whip Convention + Poetry!
We are excited to welcome Luke back (even if only for this episode)! This episode was the first time we sat down to record in this new year, 2017. Nick and Luke started off the new year by traveling to California for the Los Angeles Whip Convention, hosted by world famous whip cracker Adam Winrich. Nick and Luke were in LA from January 13-16. We kick things off by discussing the concept of New Year's Resolutions, and if we have any ourselves. We then delve into the specifics of the...
#5 Christoffer Franzen of Lights & Motion
We are very excited to welcome one of my personal favorite songwriters! Christoffer Franzen is a songwriter and composer from Gothenburg, Sweden. He composes music under two different names: Lights & Motion, and his own name. Lights & Motion is a project in the genre of post rock/ambient rock. His eponymously named project is in the genre of soundtrack compositions, much like you would hear in a movie trailer or a TV show. Listen in as we discuss how he got started in music, how he got...
# 4 Jeremy Schering - Producer From The War on Peace
This week we are pleased to welcome our good friend Jeremy Schering! He is the producer and chief mixing engineer for his band, The War on Peace. Do yourself a favor and go look up their music right away. They don't even charge you money to hear it, so there's no excuse. And lastly, Danny and Nick go through their picks. Nick once again picks something niche and weird, Danny goes all spiritual. Cheers! www.thewaronpeace.com www.everylastdroppodcast.com/picks
#3 Andrew Jones - Writer, Podcaster, English Teacher
For this episode, we are pleased to welcome Andrew Jones! Andrew is a friend of ours who wears multiple hats in the creative realm. He is a writer, an avid reader, an english teacher, a photographer, storyteller, and thinker. There's probably more he does as well. Go check out some of the work he does! NWI Byline Podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/nwi-byline-podcast/id1137830024?mt=2 On Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/nwibyline Andrew's Instagram:...
#2 Stealing Like an Artist: Breaking Down Some of Austin Kleon's Ideas
In this episode, Danny and Nick sit down to discuss some of the ideas expressed by Austin Kleon in his book "Steal Like an Artist". We highly recommend Kleon's book as it has some rely interesting, practical, and simple ideas to apply towards your creative work. If you like the show, please leave us nice review on Itunes. Thanks for your support!