Nick Thorburn discusses his band Islands and their new, sunny/dark album, And That’s Why Dolphins Lost Their Legs, making a musical trilogy, creative people striking and speaking out about cultural exploitation, pivoting in the modern age, John Lennon and Robert Smith, how to remain optimistic, always living near large bodies of water, making beats for people like Fat Tony, touring again, other future plans, and much more.
Daniel Romano on the films The Doors and JFK, Bob Dylan, dreaming about Iggy Pop, the Outfit and Julianna Riolino and Cobra Poems, pandemic touring with Julie Doiron, the Beatles and Get Back, the time I met JAY-Z and also when he rapped over a Fugazi song, the Rolling Stones’ golden era, working on Carson McHone’s Still Life, a mention in the Springtime in New York liner notes, future plans and more! Supported by you on Patreon, Blackbyrd Myoozik, Pizza Trokadero, the Bookshelf, Planet Bean Coffee, and Grandad’s Donuts. Support Y.E.S.S. and Black Women United YEG. Follow vish online.