Episode 31 – The Armoires

This week, our guests are Rex Broome and Christina Bulbenko, co-founders of Burbank, CA Indie Rock band, The Armoires. We talked about music, elderly profanity, the stories behind songs, family bands, teaching, Skates & Rays, CBGB’s bands, Blondie, late 70s music, cover songs, Stand-up comedy, reasons to create, aging rock stars, Ian Bulbenko’s life and death, the decision to continue with The Armoires, coping with loss, upcoming Armoires gigs and recordings, Rocket Scientists, TV theme songs, community healing, genuine happiness, naming the band, and moving on.

LINKS
TheArmoires.com
Facebook
Twitter
Skates & Rays
Thunderhill
Burbank Music Academy
The 39-40 blog
The International Pop Overthrow Festival 2015
California Institute for Abnormal Arts

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Episode 23 – Anastasios Gionis

Our guest is 3D graphic artist and creature modeler, Anastasios Gionis. We talked about live podcasts, bones and anatomy, Warner Brothers cartoons, Robert McKimson, growing up Greek in America, Cyrillic vs. Greek letters, celebrity impersonations, 3D character modeling, digital creature rigging, CG vs. practical effects, Alien, Stan Winston and Legacy Effects, 90s animation, 3D digital sculpting, The Strain, The Seventh Son, Japanese Anime, nerd culture, Metal music, video games, Greek mythology, Ray Harryhausen, and Silent Hill.

LINKS
Taso’s Deviant Art
Taso’s professional reel
Necromance
Robert McKimson
Legacy Effects

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