2018.10.20 | Ten Questions

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1. Favorite Quotes

  • On a band being ‘tight’: “I’m assuming it means there is so little space between the rock, and the intent to rock.” – Jeff Tweedy
  • “We’re only living in the memories of our future selves.” – Reggie Watts

2. Favorite Non-Musical Listening

  • Bill Burr’s Monday Morning Podcast
  • The Joe Rogan Experience

3. Favorite Shows (TV/YouTube/etc.)

  • Pretty Good (Jon Bois/SB Nation)
  • Conan
  • ESPN 30 for 30
  • Shark Tank
  • Jake And Amir (College Humor)
  • The Office (US)

4. 10 Favorite Albums Created In Your Lifetime

  • David Byrne | American Utopia (2018)
  • Socrates Garcia Latin Jazz Orchestra | Back Home (2016)
  • Jack White | Lazaretto (2014)
  • Glenn Kotche | Adventureland (2014)
  • Foo Fighters | Wasting Light (2011)
  • Smashing Pumpkins | Zeitgeist (2007)
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers | Stadium Arcadium (2006)
  • Wilco | A Ghost Is Born (2004)
  • Fountains of Wayne | Welcome Interstate Managers (2003)
  • Bruce Cockburn | The Charity of Night (1997)

5. 10 Favorite Albums From Before You Were Born

  • Sugar | Copper Blue (1992)
  • Peter Gabriel | So (1986)
  • Midnight Oil | Red Sails In The Sunset (1984)
  • Talking Heads | Stop Making Sense (1984)
  • Cheap Trick | All Shook Up (1980)
  • Yes | Drama (1980)
  • Aerosmith | Rocks (1976)
  • Queen | A Night At The Opera (1975)
  • Pink Floyd | Wish You Were Here (1975)
  • Alice Cooper | Welcome To My Nightmare (1975)

6. Most Memorable Concert Experiences

  • Jeff Tweedy & Buck Meek @ Michigan Theater 2019.04.01
  • David Byrne’s “American Utopia Tour” 2018.08.11
  • Dynamo @ Mercy Lounge 2018.04.20
  • Steven Schick performing John Luther Adams’ “Mathematics of Resonant Bodies” at PASIC 2017.11.08
  • Wilco in Pittsburgh, PA 2017.06.08

7. Most Memorable Performance Experiences

  • 2019.02.16 | Toledo, OH: CDE plays Reich’s “Tehillim”
  • 2017.11.10 | Indianapolis, IN: Performing with Sō Percussion at PASIC
  • 2015.01.24 | Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt Orchestra
  • 2011.05.13 | Lancaster, OH: Lancaster High School Percussion Ensemble

8. Favorite Percussion Instrument

  • Either kick drums (pedal bass drums) or tuned metal pipes

9. 10 Favorite Films

  • The Founder (2016) | John Lee Hancock
  • The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015) | Kyle Patrick Alvarez
  • Nightcrawler (2014) | Dan Gilroy
  • Django Unchained (2012) | Quentin Tarantino
  • It Might Get Loud (2008) | Davis Guggenheim
  • I Am Trying To Break Your Heart: A Film About Wilco (2002) | Sam Jones
  • Full Metal Jacket (1987) | Stanley Kubrick
  • Stop Making Sense (1984) | Jonathan Demme
  • Where Eagles Dare (1968) | Brian G. Hutton
  • North By Northwest (1959) | Alfred Hitchcock

10. Favorite Piece You’ve Written

  • Movement I of my percussion quartet “Scintillations”

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