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Join Jeremy Bolm, vocalist of Touché Amoré and founder of the record label Secret Voice, for his latest project, The First Ever Podcast. This is an honest look at the humble beginnings of all kinds of different artists - from actors and musicians to poets and photographers. Through conversation, Jeremy explores how their first experiences with their art form lead them to where they are today. In today’s world of instant gratification, it’s important to be reminded that not everything happens fast and easy. To succeed as an artist, it often takes a lot of steps and wrong turns along the path. And uncovering the nuances of those creative journeys is what this show is all about.

The First Ever Podcast Jeremy Bolm

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Join Jeremy Bolm, vocalist of Touché Amoré and founder of the record label Secret Voice, for his latest project, The First Ever Podcast. This is an honest look at the humble beginnings of all kinds of different artists - from actors and musicians to poets and photographers. Through conversation, Jeremy explores how their first experiences with their art form lead them to where they are today. In today’s world of instant gratification, it’s important to be reminded that not everything happens fast and easy. To succeed as an artist, it often takes a lot of steps and wrong turns along the path. And uncovering the nuances of those creative journeys is what this show is all about.

    119: Maxwell Stern: An Iterative Process That Is Going To Grow and Change So It Won’t Get Stale

    119: Maxwell Stern: An Iterative Process That Is Going To Grow and Change So It Won’t Get Stale

    This week Jeremy interviews Maxwell Stern of Signals Midwest, Timeshares, Meridian, Orbits and more!
    On this episode Max and Jeremy talk tour managers, cardio, music from skate videos, The Barenaked Ladies, his first guitar, the Boss Metalzone, his early band the Skatastrophes, harsh statements that stick with you, Jeff Rosenstock, his relationship with The Sidekicks, the genesis of Signals Midwest, The Lawrence Arms, signing to Tiny Engines, working with J Robbins, his band Meridian, putting out four albums in one year, and so much more! 
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    • 1 hr 13 min
    118: Sarah Tudzin: The Best Band That No One Saw

    118: Sarah Tudzin: The Best Band That No One Saw

    This week Jeremy interviews Sarah Tudzin of Illuminati Hotties
    On this episode Sarah and Jeremy talk about how she found punk rock, The Cobalt Cafe, discovering and finding influence in orchestral music, embracing piano lessons, learning how to play drums, Art Blakey and Jazz, her first bands, attending Berklee College of Music, getting interested in producing, the genesis of Illuminati Hotties, Tiny Engines, her first tour, SXSW, the FREE I.H. release, her first tour overseas, and so much more! 
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    • 1 hr 10 min
    The First Ever Radio Hour 11/28/22

    The First Ever Radio Hour 11/28/22

    On this week's radio hour Jeremy is energized by Thanksgiving and plays some music he’s thankful for. Music that helped shape his life. Featuring Thursday, Nirvana, GlassJAw, The Weakerthans, Converge, Belle and Sebastian, Earth Crisis, Korn, Pearl Jam, and more! 
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    • 1 hr 12 min
    117: Bryan Garris: Nobody Wants to See a Little Kid Cuss On Stage

    117: Bryan Garris: Nobody Wants to See a Little Kid Cuss On Stage

    This week Jeremy talks to Bryan Garris of Knocked Loose
    On this episode Bryan and Jeremy talk touring with $uicide Boy$, crossing genres and eclectic bills, the music of Louisville, his first concert, Headbangers Ball, Underoath, his musical relationship with his siblings, XweaponX, his first time singing live, the genesis and the growth of Knocked Loose, his first touring experiences, the Pop Culture EP, signing to Pure Noise, working with Will Putney, writing “Guided By The Moon” and lyrics in general, and so much more!
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    • 1 hr 36 min
    116: Raygun Busch: Artistic Ambition Trumps Equipment

    116: Raygun Busch: Artistic Ambition Trumps Equipment

    This week Jeremy talks to Raygun Busch - Vocalist of the band Chat Pile
    On this episode Raygun and Jeremy talk about the KoRn challenge, Oklahoma City, Rumpshaker, Where in the World is Carmen San Diego?, his solo project Randy Rulz, Sonic Youth, HBO’s Reverb, Bright Eyes, his first recording experiences, making short films, the genesis of Chat Pile, their relationship with Portrayal of Guilt, The Flenser, and so much more!
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    The First Ever Radio Hour 11/14/22

    The First Ever Radio Hour 11/14/22

    On this weeks radio hour you get a real mix bag of great music ranging from Screaming Females, Chat Pile, Shonen Knife, Blacklisted, Afghan Whigs, Ceremony, the Menzingers, Creeper Lagoon, The National and so much more! 
    Subscribe to the PATREON and receive a brand new radio hour every Sunday! Thats two additional episodes a month AND you get them a day early! You'll also see a complete list of songs played on this episode.
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    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
376 Ratings

376 Ratings

better_yet ,

Big fan

Jeremy does such a great job interviewing creatives on their experiences making art. Whoever edits this seems like a real chill homie too!

Awsome guy99 ,

Great pod

Great host - keep it up!

Makyla Sanchez ,

love this show

such an awesome show! jeremy has interesting guests on and asks great questions! highly recommend. very easy to binge :)

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