Chapter 107: "All of Less Art, more or less" ...as read by Mike Minnick of Less Art
What happens when Thrice, Kowloon Walled City and Curl Up And Die all combine their artistic forces? You get Less.
Mike Minnick sits down with me and goes over every square inch of the new Less Art album "Strangled Light" on Gilead Media. Mike was the vocalist of the kegger-ruining band Curl Up And Die from Vegas and now lives in Chicago. Mike was asked to put his honest and gut-wrenching lyrics to this amazing album and offered the time to sit with me and cover it all. He tells a bit of back story, we clean up the alternate facts on his wiki page and then we go track by track for you. Thank you Mike, Less Art, former guests Ian and Riley and Gilead for allowing me to do this. This is getting a nod for AOTY2017 from me. Enjoy all of Less Art.
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The "Diana The Huntress" podcast. Wow. https://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/506/secret-identity
Check out Megans band Super Unison: http://www.superunison.net
Friend of the show, former guest and all around sex bomb Jon Petkau did a review for "Strangled Light" for Nine Circles. Read it here: https://ninecircles.co/2017/07/24/album-review-less-art-strangled-light/
Chapter 107 Music:
- Curl Up And Die: "There ain't no CAN'T in AmeriCAN"
Less Art, "Strangled Light" in it's entirety
- "Optimism As Survival"
- "Diana The Huntress"
- "Mood 7 Mind Destroyer: Guilt"
- "Wandering Ghost
- "Pessimism As Denial"
- "Crushed Out"
- "What Is It In Man"
- "Strangled Light"
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This chapter was edited by the efficacious Bryan Patton. Thanks Bryan! https://twitter.com/bryanpatton84