Worst Show Ever

--- C.J. Boyd ---

Permatouring bassist C.J. Boyd meets up with fellow musicians while on the road to ask them about the worst shows they've played. Ranging from the hilarious to positively tragic, these stories give a glimpse into how things can go horribly wrong while just trying to play music for people.

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Latest Episodes…

  1. 75 People With Bodies @ Park Place in Reno, NV (8-25-18)

    Seasoned listeners of this podcast will note that the episodes vary pretty widely in length. I like having the guests present their stories without prescribing a predetermined amount of time. But I usually edit it to be sure it doesn't go over an hour or so. Not so with this ...

    01/22/2020

  2. 74 Jasamine White-Gluz (No Joy) @ Joyful Noise in Indianapolis, IN (12-8-18)

    At a Joyful Noise Recordings Xmas party in 2018, while some of the finest rock stars and weirdos were mingling and getting wasted on vegan chili, I was sitting in the office of dear friend and label owner Karl Hofstetter, talking to labelmate Jasamine White-Gluz of No Joy about some ...

    01/15/2020

  3. 73 Marisa Demarco (Bigawatt) @ her Studio in Albuquerque, NM (2-20-19)

    Marisa Demarco had me over to her studio, where, in front of a table full of cheap gold earrings she was currently turning into a circuit board, she told me about her worst show ever. There's no way for me to accurately describe this amazing person without saying she's a ...

    01/08/2020

  4. 72 Rence Liam (Dear Rabbit) @ Flux Capacitor in Colorado Springs, CO (9-6-18)

    Rence is a road dog if ever there was one, and I knew when I asked him to be on the show, he'd have a story that packed a punch. Boy howdy was I right. ...

    01/01/2020

  5. 71 Melanie Radford (Built To Spill) @ Hotel Modern (Treefort Music Fest) in Boise, ID (3-24-19)

    I had the pleasure of seeing Melanie perform twice last year at Treefort, and both performances blew my mind. First as the bassist in a harp-led chamber pop ensemble called Wend, and then in the legendary rock band Built to Spill. She was gracious enough to meet up with me ...

    12/18/2019