Basement Tapes

Liam Kyle Cahill – Nomad By Fate

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Helloooooo, Reno, and welcome to the Worst Little Podcast! We are joined by a full cast and crew tonight and we’re hella excited to share some time with roaming singer-songwriter Liam Kyle Cahill! We’re catching up on the last week of Reno shenanigans with all our hosts, including our review of Generation We: a HipHOpera. Spoilers: we loved it. We’re also recapping Offbeat Fest, and, oh yeah, we have a musician here! We’re welcoming Liam Kyle Cahill back to the podcast for the first time in a couple of years! He’s got some stuff to say and some exclusive songs to preview here for you! So let’s get into it.

Liam’s sound has been described as Mumford & Sons in a bar room brawl with Bob Dylan at a punk rock concert. Liam hails from Reno and has spent most of the last couple of years touring full time. World traveler and touring musician, Liam has earned the label Nomad By Fate.

Reno singer-songwriter Liam Kyle Cahill playing guitar and singing while recording for the Worst Little Podcast at Dogwater Studios.

Liam Kyle Cahill

Liam’s recent shows have been in Tahoe and Truckee just this past weekend. Stay tuned here for updated show dates!

Thanks to Liam for showing up and bullshitting with us for a couple of hours. I hope this nomad returns to Reno soon. 

 

Reno singer-songwriter Liam Kyle Cahill posing naked with a toy guitar at a Christmas party.

Liam Kyle Cahill – Singer-songwriter and nude model

This weekend Reno has some stuff for you. So much stuff.

Thursday –

Thursday Generation We kicks off the last weekend of the show. CATCH THIS RIGHT NOW. It’s your last chance, folks. Tickets and info HERE.

DGBB at The Saint w/Horseshoes & Hand Gernades,Kitchen Dwellers at the Saint. 21+ 7 p.m.

Head to Shea’s for some good old fashioned punk rock with Bastards Of Young / Viva Revenge / Basement Tapes/ The Grimtones. 21+ 8 p.m. $10 at the door.

Drink-182 : Presidential Edition is happening at 1UP Thursday night. Go celebrate the worst year in history with some emo sing alongs and lots and lots of booze. 21+ 9 p.m. No cover

Friday-

Friday is the opening night of Get Bent: The Musical. We had the cast of Get Bent as our guest a couple of weeks ago. I am really stoked to see it and you should be too! Tickets and details here!

See The John Whites at The Loving Cup Friday night! John is playing his new album with the full band. You’d be a dummy if you missed this. 21+ 9 p.m. No cover

For something a little more intimate, head to the house show at 7th Street Station for M. Lockwood Porter: Full Band Show! If you haven’t been to Tim’s place you’re missing out. This is a good one to dip your toes into. All ages. $15 and worth every penny. Make sure to click through to the event page for tickets.

Saturday-

See Three Bad Jacks / Donkey Jaw/ The Habituals at Shea’s Saturday night. This show will be major. 21+ 8 p.m.

Sunday-

Chaki / 7-Out/ Hector Acevedo are playing at Shea’s Sunday night. Check out some local hip-hop and Latin guitar. 21+ 8 p.m.

Monday – Watch some Netflix, fuckers. We all need a day of rest.

Tuesday –

Anderson East is playing a free show sponsored by 100.1 the X at Chapel. He is in regular rotation on the X and I am way excited to see him. 21+ 6 p.m. No cover

Wednesday –

THIS IS MAJOR SO PAY ATTENTION: Jeremy Enigk, front-man for Sunny Day Real Estate, is playing in a FUCKING LIVING ROOM Wednesday night. Drop everything and buy your ticket. As of this recording there are 10 tickets left. See the guy from Sunny Day Real Estate sing like 5 feet from your face. All ages at 7th Street Station. 8 p.m. $30 (worth it).

I think that’s all, folks! For all of us at Dogwater Studios, Rory, Nick, Chewy, Dogwater Dick, Kadillac Kim, and even the interns, thanks for listening! Life is short and we love you.

Church Basement Tapes

Greetings from the Best Little City in the world!

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Rory, Nick, Rick, and Chewy bring you this week’s podcast from a not so hot and sweaty studio (because Kim’s not there). This week we are joined by Lee, Perry, Amelia, and Travis from Basement Tapes! Listen up for some top notch Reno garage rock and learn how many times we should forgive someone before we’re allowed to punch them!

But FIRST we are joined briefly by excellent Reno songwriter, Greg Gilmore. Greg is talking to us about/premiering his new single, What Am I? Check out his Facebook page for video’s and music links. Let’s listen to some music!

Greg Gilmore posing with a guitar for his single promo photo.

Greg Gilmore joined us to debut his new single, Who Am I?

But back to Basement Tapes. Basement Tapes describes their music as retro, 60s, raw, high-energy garage rock. Revisiting a time when music had music had soul, with post-modern punk attitude, melodic, grooving bass lines, thunderous rolling drums, powerful crashing guitar riffs and a harmonious couple on vocals. Basement Tapes plays straight-forward simple rock and roll.

Basement Tapes embracing in the studio recording for the Worst Little Podcast.

Basement Tapes

Amanda of Reno band Basement Tapes holding popcorn and smiling.

Thanks to Greg and Basement Tapes for joining us this week!

As always here’s your Reno to do list for the week:

Thursday:

80s Zombie Party at Alturas on the Down Low with The Sway and Hollywood Thrashed. One night and one night only. Special burlesque performance by Scarlett Letter! Costumes Required 8 p.m. 21+ $8 $10 for couples

It is the last week for Live on the Lid downtown on the re-track, featuring Funk Assassination 5:30 p.m. All ages. Free.

Friday:

Alturas on the Down Low presents their End of Summer Tiki Surf Party with SWIGS, The Habituals, Viva Revenge, and a special comedy performance by Aubry Forston. 21+ 9 p.m. $5 in costume, $7 without. Bust out that Hawaiian shirt we all know you have.

Saturday:

Check out podcast favorites Eddie and the Subtitles / Prince Robot / One Ton Dually at Shea’s this Saturday! 21+ $5 9 p.m.

For something a little more low key check out Americana/folk bands Western Specters / Royal Oaks / Sex Hogs II at Pignic. 21+ 9 p.m. No cover

Sunday:

Scott Yoder returns with Rigorous Proof at Holland Project. All ages. 8 p.m. $5

 

As always, thanks for listening, Reno!

Trevor “Trevair” Snowden – Stomie Hole

Hello and Welcome to the Worst little Podcast!

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We have a full house of hosts tonight including a new face, Kadillac Kim (that’s me, hello). Our guest tonight is award winning disabled athlete, Trevor Snowden. Snowden’s larger than life, hope-filled presence is almost too big for the studio. In 1997, Trevor was preparing for a career in extreme snowboarding when he suffered a catastrophic spinal injury that left him paralyzed from the waist down. Trevor pulls no punches when talking about how his injury has affected his life. In addition to being an athlete, he is an inventor, video game designer, and rapper. Trevor’s full-length album, The Wheelchair Extraordinaire, is available on iTunes. Listen in for a yet to be released track and Worst Little Podcast exclusive from Trevor and learn about what he has in the works or just where to find him singing karaoke.

 

Trevor Snowden in the studio sharing his rapping skills.

Trevor Snowden in the studio sharing Worst Little Podcast exclusives just for you!

 

Over the years Snowden became increasingly unhappy with the standard wheelchairs insurance provided so he invented his own custom wheelchair specifically designed to provide athletes to stay active. This wheelchair is now known as the Trevair. Trevor’s invention has helped him launch a new off- roading sport, wheelchair supercross. Snowden holds the world record for jumping 55ft over cars in a wheelchair and his stunts have been featured in Ripley’s Believe It or Not.

Trever Snowden jumps two classic Caddy's

Trevor “Trevair” Snowden jumping 55 feet over two classic Cadillac’s in the custom wheelchair he invented for extreme sports!

 

Thanks to Trevor Snowden for being on the show and for sharing his story!

Kadillak Kim debuts on Worst Little Podcast.

Worst Little Podcast’s newest production assistant and music junkie extraordinaire. Talk to me about your band! Tell me what you love about Reno. And say hello if you see me around!

Holy Snopes, you have to be joking me ass with all this good music here in Remo, Sriracha! This week in Reno you will see your’s truly at Pignic Thursday night for outlaw Americana rockers The Ghost Town Rebellion. That night I’ll also zip over to the Saint to support Redfield Clipper/Bazooka Zac/The Lique for some funk and live hip-hop. Friday I’ll see you at The Saint for the Riptide Bandits homecoming show. Starting at 8 see them with awesome reno bands Basement Tapes and Swigs. Surf punk! Saturday at the Loving Cup is Gatheist and Hate Recorder. Clint from Elephent Rifle says their the best band in America. Do with that info what you will… I’ll see you this weekend, Reno!

As always, thanks for listening and for supporting your local music scene.

Oh, and happy pride.

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