147 – Fake Plastic Trees

We have Audio Bonsai‘s Moksha Gren live via Skype for tree songs! Tracks include: Family Tree by Black Lips, The Trees by Rush, Never Tell by Violent Femmes, Breed by Nirvana, Cicada Tree by The Dirty Hooks, The Garden by Kat Dahlia, In My Tree by Pearl Jam, Winter Trees by The Staves, Follaton Wood by Ben Howard, The Giving Tree by The Plain White T’s, Tree, Tree, Tree by Mr. Rogers, Orange Blossoms by JJ Grey And Mofro, and Feed The Tree by Belly. Also on this episode: we get to know Moksha, learn what goes on behind the scenes at Audio Bonsai, Denise’s memes, we reminisce about The Tarps, the podcast community, Moksha’s cool dad, local artists, Denise’s Ukulele Corner, we get a Fresh Cut from Jesse, seeing artists in small venues, share some of Moksha’s music, the context of music, subreddits, The Ethical Society, and music discovery, ENJOY!

This episode also features song submissions from fellow podcasters Gary from The Halfassed Podcast, Lorne from Bold & Belligerent, and Bret from Hot Butter Podcast. Be sure to check ’em out.

We’re also introducing Spotify playlists from the shows account, ListeningPartyPod. Every week we’ll make a collaborative playlist based on that week’s theme. Feel free to use it for inspiration and be sure to add your song. We hope this adds a new layer of interactivity the show. As always, thank you for participating.