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.
Todays podcast is an interview with Christie Front Drive bassist Kerry McDonald. Not only is Kerry the bass player for a seminlally influential emo band, he’s also a tour manager having worked with artists such as The New Pornographers, Tom Waits, Camera Obscura, The Vaselines, Pinback, and Passion Pit. You can also find Christie Front Drive on Magic Bullet Records.