My Mix: Anthony Ferraro of Astronauts, etc.

In the first edition of our “My Mix” series, the Noise Pop Podcast ventures into the Oakland home of Astronauts, etc. frontman Anthony Ferraro. Ferraro — who is also the touring keyboard player for Toro y Moi — breaks into his record collection and takes us on a musical journey through some of his influences. Like our own private DJ Set, My Mix gives us a window into the building blocks of the astronauts, etc. sound and uncovers clues into what the future holds for the rising band.

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My Mix: Anthony Ferraro of Astronauts, etc.

In the first edition of our “My Mix” series, the Noise Pop Podcast ventures into the Oakland home of Astronauts, etc. frontman Anthony Ferraro. Ferraro — who is also the touring keyboard player for Toro y Moi — breaks into his record collection and takes us on a musical journey through some of his influences. Like our own private DJ Set, My Mix gives us a window into the building blocks of the astronauts, etc. sound and uncovers clues into what the future holds for the rising band.

Track list

Graham Nash – “Better Days”

Minnie Riperton – “Les Fleurs”

Lô Borges – “Não Se Apague Esta Noite”

Astronauts, etc – “Upward Swing”

Baio – “Endless Rhythm” (Noise Pop Podcast opening/closing track)

CREDITS

Host: Adrian Spinelli

Production: Ashleyanne Krigbaum, Dawson Ludwig

Graphics: Allison Gore

Noise Pop Podcast: The Sounds of Brazil Presented by DoTheBay

It’s hard to deny the influence that Brazilian music and culture have had on contemporary artists, across all genres. But what is it specifically about Brazil that makes its sounds pop up regularly in the music that we love? Thievery Corporation’s Rob Garza and Trails and Ways’ Keith Brower-Brown guest on this episode, and weigh-in on how the sound and culture of Brazil has affected them and their music, as we take you through a deep dive into “The Sounds of Brazil.”

#NoisePop2016 Music Line-up is signed, sealed and delivered!

This year’s festival is definitely going up… in history! We added ILoveMakonnen, Day Wave, Andrew Jackson Jihad, and the Wax Idols, to the already sugar coated greatness. We’ve also thrown in a heap of new supporting artist + there’s a few more surprises as we near the start date. New shows on sale Fri at noon, but grab a badge now for entry to all shows! Get ‘em here