October 8, 2019
This is, essentially what a conversation between Josiah and Aaron sounds like.. on any given day.
Conversation about band lineup changes. Aaron uses the word “Schildren”.
Josiah jokingly (somewhat?) suggests that taking band photos leads to lineup changes.
Aaron and Josiah talk about mental health and artists.
Josiah asks "Do Artists “need” depression?" and "Do artists need a ‘dark night of the soul’ or ‘drama’ in order to create art that is transcendent?" (Aaron says NO)
Aaron gets angry that art always seems to get invalidated.
Josiah discusses his decision to move from Nashville to Portland.
Jo and Aaron talk about facial hair
October 1, 2019
A brief recap of the first 4 weeks
Aaron says the word 'like' 150 times in a single hour
Aaron and Josiah talk in depth about ideas for shooting cheaper video content
September 23, 2019
Chris gives a rundown of Vortex Magazine's Background. What Chris and Vortex learned from Larry Crane and Tape-Op.
Aaron gives a lot of "shoutouts". Chris isn’t trying to be “Tom Peterson”.
Our request for a Vancouver, Washington beer sponsorship. Is Vancouver, Washington a part of “Portland”?
Regional touring conversation and suggestions for Pacific Northwest based musicians.
The gents discuss how you can get more involved in your local scene
Further notes and conversation about MusicPortland.
September 12, 2019
An introduction to Music Portland. Meara talks about the idea of democratizing music culture development.
The power behind unity in your unique community. How you can be involved with Music Portland.
September 6, 2019
How we came up with the name 'Ampraid'. Why "Amplification + Radiation".
General conversation about independent music promotions and targeted social media marketing tactics.
Why you should shoot a music video. The power of a music 'community'.
September 4, 2019
An introduction to Aaron and Josiah. Background info.
An introduction to 'Ampraid'. Full admission that we aren't professional podcasters... yet.
Reason why we preach 'content' to independent artists.