Based in Rockford, Illinois, Sock Monkey Sound is a music and culture podcast. We have conversations about the state of music and culture in our world, picking apart musical genres while exploring the boundaries of our own perceptions and taste. Notable guests on our podcast have included Ian MacKaye (Fugazi), Colin Hay (Men At Work), Eric Bachmann (Crooked Fingers/Archers of Loaf), Hutch Harris (The Thermals), David Bazan and Dan Deacon, as well as members of The Dandy Warhols, Superchunk, Built To Spill, The Dismemberment Plan, Tokyo Police Club and many more.
Another interview from the Middlewest Music and Arts Festival, this time with David Monks of Tokyo Police Club. We discuss how Tokyo Police Club got their start as well as the bands recent 10 years, 10 songs, 10 hours, 10 days covers project that was suggested by their label Mom + Pop Music Co. Our Middlewest festival coverage was sponsored by Kickstand Productions and Audio Theme