The Haute Garbage Podcast

The Haute Garbage Podcast
A weekly music podcast from Portland Oregon. Poorly researched, awkwardly discussed.

Dear PDX Police with Swiggle Mandela
Jul 25 • 56 min
Our guest this week is the great Swiggle Mandela. Swiggle is one of the more thoughtful, intentional creators in NW hip-hop, and we sat down to discuss his approach to his career and song-creation, the benchmarks that translate to success, and what it…
Keister Punz with Eastern Sunz
Jul 7 • 58 min
The award-winning hip hop duo Eastern Sunz join us this week for a much-needed shot of positive vibes! Emcees Courage and TravisT have been doing their unique thing for nearly twenty years, and their newest release “Fuel for a Fool’s Errand” is the…
Beaten Into Skateboarding with Sean Jordan
Jun 15 • 53 min
The great Sean Jordan joins us this week! You know Sean as a hilarious stand-up and co-host (with Ian Karmel and David Gborie) of the incredible podcast All Fantasy Everything. This was a fun and breezy hang with one of our all-time favorite comedians….
Back in the Swing with Ceschi Ramos
Jun 6 • 90 min
We are finally back with a whole slew of pre-recorded episodes, and it feels sooooo good! Yes, Drew has let you down for five weeks, but the gang comes roaring back from his laziness in hall-of-fame form with Ceschi Ramos, a rapper, producer, and…
Stayin’ In with Jenny Logan of Deathlist
May 2 • 42 min
Pandemic interviews don’t get much better than this! The amazing Jenny Logan of Deathlist joins to talk about her new album, the ingredients for a strong music scene, and the co-founding of Jenny’s new Deathlist album drops May 29 and is…
Four Twenty Twenty with Jamais Jamais
Apr 20 • 72 min
Happy holidays, one and all! We’re so excited to have guests back, and this week is a doozy! Melynda, Donna, and Erin from the proudly adult-contemporary Jamais Jamais join us for a welcome dose of music and silliness. We talk about their in-progress…
Quarantunes Volume 3: The DIY-est Yet!
Apr 11 • 61 min
Welcome to the soundtrack for another week of social distancing! We know it’s getting tough out there, so as you continue to haunt your own home, pop in some ear buds and discover something beautiful you’ve never heard before. And no, it’s not Andy’s…
Quarantunes Volume 2: Now with Andy!
Apr 6 • 47 min
This week, we take our first foray into remote recording. We stretch our legs luxuriously into the malaise of isolation and uncertainty with a notable dearth of stories due to the cow-like dullness of our day-to-day lives. But we still find time to…
Quarantunes Volume 1
Mar 22 • 48 min
Whelp. It’s a pandemic. Drew spills his guts from his isolation chamber in Northeast Portland, but mostly plays some dope tunes to get you through the terror and ennui of social distancing. Please stay safe out there, please be kind to each other, and…
Loose Dippin’ Dots with Old Grape God
Mar 13 • 75 min
Old Grape God is back! We talked about art, last years mixtape series, dippin dots, staying home, we play License Plate Detective, and Tron plays us some brand new unreleased tracks. Music this week from Old Grape God, Alabaster dePlume, Scooty, and…
Prison Jacked with Millennial Falcon
Mar 5 • 92 min
Millennial Falcon are synth-punk band from Portland. Not only do they make ripping music, they also make a comic book to go with every album. We talked about their music, Drew’s love of big books, getting targeted by white supremacists, and we answer…
Ceremony of SLUDGE IX
Mar 1 • 69 min
Ceremony of Sludge, Portland’s heaviest microfest, is back for year NINE! To whet your appetite and loosen your bowels for another bone-rattling doom-off, we welcome back to the studio CoS co-founders Blaine (Mane of the Cur; Hot Won’t Quit) and Justin…
I Am The Shallowest Hal with Tara Velarde
Feb 20 • 94 min
Tara Velarde is in the studio this week! We talked about the genre tag “singer-songwriter”, Crohn’s disease, her writing process, the benefits of roommates, ramen, growing up in a musical family, and finding beauty everywhere. Music this week from Tara…
Bakersfield Salmon with Laryssa Birdseye, Shrista Tyree, and Matt Brewster
Feb 14 • 74 min
Haute Garbage All-Star Laryssa Birdseye is back to play some brand-new tunes live this week. With her are LB bassist/percussionist Matt Brewster and shooting-star rapper/comedian Shrista Tyree. We talk about the unique friendship among disparate, often…
Fast Food Hungry Man with Ryan Sollee
Feb 6 • 76 min
Ryan Sollee is back! We talk with him about his podcast, Tour Punisher, and he plays us some songs from the upcoming Builders and the Butchers album. We absolutely love his music, and it’s always fun to have him on. We talked about bad driving, home…
You’re Not Allowed in Chuck E. Cheese with Queen Chief
Jan 31 • 79 min
In a loooooong overdue interview, we sit down with Justin of the excellent Portland band Queen Chief. We fell in love with Queen Chief following the 2014 release of their self-titled debut, but the band has taken leaps forward with the polished,…
2020 Can Get It with Mighty
Jan 16 • 85 min
Mighty is in the studio! He is one of the hardest working emcees in the PNW. We talk with him and his drummer Dave about respecting the culture, the evolution of their music, nipples, basement wine, and what’s next. Music this week from Mighty, Bryson…
Dry As All Get Out with Federale
Dec 29, 2019 • 88 min
Federale are in the studio! We talked with them about modern weed, psychedelic rock, their new album, we talk about ways to improve the world as we roll into a new decade, the worst Grateful Dead song, controlled explosions, and ranch dressing. Music…
Post Peak Mello with ePP
Dec 20, 2019 • 94 min
ePP is back! He’s one of our all time favorite guests. This week we’re talking sports. Specifically, The Blazers. These are super hot takes. Music this week from L Pro, Local Teen, Old Man Saxon, and Teeeth.
No Shy Bladders with Butter
Dec 7, 2019 • 80 min
The wonderful fellas from Butter were in the studio this week. Guitarist Aaron, bassist Tom, and drummer Jarrett make warm-but-glossy pop gems with juuuuuust the right amount of funk, soul, and electronic accoutrement - a sound that is, impossibly,…
More Purple, Less Orange with Fox Medicine
Nov 21, 2019 • 79 min
Fox Medicine are in the studio this week! We talked to them about bone vibrations, their new album, how they got started, subjective weirdness, the riff rainbow, and Andy lets us all in on his bedtime routine. Music this week from Fox Medicine, Black…
Bloody Toms with Jenni Moore
Nov 14, 2019 • 82 min
Jenni Moore is in the studio! She is a writer and music editor for the Portland Mercury. We talked to her about injuries, Drake, her history in writing, her favorite monthly hip hop showcases, the future of weed, and we take some shots at the WW. Music…
Better Lake Than Never with Hunter Donaldson
Nov 8, 2019 • 83 min
Technical problems and light incompetence make this a lost episode of sorts, but it’s worth the wait! Hilarious and prolific Portland comedian Hunter Donaldson joined us in July for a spirited conversation about Arkansas Lake Music, very specific board…
Make Your Art Big! with Wokeface
Oct 31, 2019 • 82 min
Portland artist,Wokeface, is in the studio this week! We talked about her art, keeping a secret identity, the freedom of pseudonyms, the trip that started it all, animal hybrids, mac n cheese, and our go to Halloween costumes. Music this week from Belly…
All My Friends Are Lobsters with Seabug
Oct 17, 2019 • 81 min
Seabug are in the studio this week! They are a super group of friends who play in a multitude of other projects together. Lucas, Mark, and Luke each played us a tune live in the garage! We talked to them about cereal, hot tubs, Bagby hot springs, hot…
ME GWAR! with Heavy Medical
Oct 10, 2019 • 92 min
Heavy Medical is a band you need to know about. They got their start in Philladelphia, and recently made the move to Portland.They play heavy music with touches of metal, hardcore, no-wave, and noise. We talked to them about food poisoning, their…
Get That Pudding with B.R.U.C.E.
Oct 4, 2019 • 85 min
B.R.U.C.E stopped by this week! We talked to them about how they met, home school life, buffets, and their new video. Plus we played LPD! Music this week from B.R.U.C.E., Wizard Rifle, Prison Dress, Gunk, Automatic Shoes, and Height Keech.
Boa Constricting with The Wild Jumps
Sep 27, 2019 • 81 min
The Wild Jumps are in the studio this week! We talk about how they came together, what drew them to punk rock, group Halloween costumes, the importance of showmanship, Fairbanks, fish bones, hanging out in parked cars, and touring Brazil. Music this…
Under the Sea with Andrea of Holy Grove
Sep 20, 2019 • 81 min
One of our all-time favorite guests from one of our all-time favorite bands. Andrea of Holy Grove is back, and she was ready for our nonsense this time. This episode has a bit of everything: bathtub wisdom, two-part harmonies, nuanced opinions on…
Buck Round With Ten Dollar Recording Company
Sep 6, 2019 • 77 min
Ten Dollar Recording Company is an amazing label out of Portland. The cover a kalidoscope of different genres under the psychedelic umbrella. Mariya May, Mo Douglas, and Prince Joely stopped by this week! We talked about what makes you love a song,…
Long Chicken with Internet Beef
Aug 30, 2019 • 74 min
Internet Beef are back! Sound the boat horns! We talked about their new album, chicken sandwiches, energy drink/alcohol combos, tiny giraffes, human cheese, hot tub sex, expired food, the best gummi bears, and Manataur rears his ugly junk once again….
Festival Fest Part 1 w/Willy Tea Taylor, April Richardson, Young Jesus, Ian Karmel & Shane Torres!
Aug 16, 2019 • 63 min
This episode’s title says it all! We hit the road this summer with stops at the Wildwood Music Festival and Pickathon! We got to talk to some incredible artists, and in case that wasn’t enough, we dusted off a few interviews from the…
Livin’ on the Edge with Young Hunter
Aug 1, 2019 • 79 min
Young Hunter fuses heavy psych with the soul of a poetic, desert-nomad balladeer…and we hung out with 80% of them this week! Ben, Sara, Erik, and Sam popped in to talk about the viability of CDs as weapons, unabashed lyrical earnestness, and the…
Hot Beer with Sallie Ford
Jul 18, 2019 • 88 min
Sallie Ford is back! She has been busy with a number of new music projects.We talk about the new direction her music is going in, face tattoos, we pick our Mad Max names, the best warm beer to drink, Wildwood Music Festival, and we pick our favorite…
NBA Pop Now and the Return of ePP
Jul 11, 2019 • 82 min
Newly minted “Best New Artist in Portland” honoree and absolute treasure ePP is back! With well-deserved accolades flowing in and basking in the successful release of his latest album There’s a Place for People Like You, ePP lends his rich baritone to a…
Uber Boom with Air Show
Jul 3, 2019 • 87 min
Air Show are back! We had them on our show in the very early days(2014!) Things done changed. We talked about electricity, fireworks, tickling, mentaurs, and their music. Plus lots of gross stuff, and we play LPD.
Medical Baby Heart with Northern Draw
Jun 21, 2019 • 102 min
Beat maker, DJ, visual artist (and skateboard artist) Northern Draw hangs loose this week. A man of many parts, Northern Draw curates the monthly beat showcase Thirsty City at the White Owl Social Club and hosts KBOO’s “The Movement” show each Sunday in…
Peak Beef with DJ Klyph
Jun 13, 2019 • 89 min
DJ Klyph stopped by this week! We talk about his history in radio, Welcome To The Neighborhood, Klyph Notes, Mic Check, Mic Capes, Hip Hop Day 2019, and what makes a good emcee. Music this week from Mic Capes, Trox, Caseeno, and Bocha.
Red Cap Mollies and Dog Curses with Amenta Abioto
Jun 6, 2019 • 68 min
Amenta Abioto stopped by this week! We talked about improvisational music, reading a vibe, family, ghosts, and dog to human curses. Music this week from Amenta Abioto, Tara Velarde, and Azar.
The Horse Of The Woods with Far Out West
May 30, 2019 • 86 min
Far Out West stopped by this week to talk about flat tops, horse meat, fruit pies, song writing, jam bands, and they give us their Craigslist add for a new bass player. Music this week from Far Out West, Kassi Valazza, Cascade Crescendo, and Degiheugi.
Wet Papa’s with No Aloha and Blake Hickman
May 23, 2019 • 104 min
Brette Irish(No Aloha) and Blake Hickman(Good Cheer Records) stopped by this week to talk about the new No Aloha record, shows on boats, what makes a great pop song, the best chicken nuggets, laser light shows, Portland’s best new band, Andy creates…
Peak Pickle with Skull Diver
May 17, 2019 • 81 min
Skull Diver are back! We talk about Britney Spears, the stigma of being on foot, creeps, dirty wifi, and we play LPD! Music this week from Hibushibire, Blossom, Natasha Kmeto, Local Teen, And Youtheater.
Next Question with Epp
Apr 25, 2019 • 83 min
Portland emcee Epp stops by. We talk about his new album, the Blazers, skate videos, and Andy closes out Soup Season in preparation for swimsuit summer 2019. Music this week from Epp, Libretto, and Grandfather.
It’s Red Ballin
Apr 18, 2019 • 73 min
It’s our 420 episode! Drew, Andy, and Silent Partner Nate break it on down. We talk about our thoughts on the green holiday, we give other drugs their own holiday, our memorial feasts, our favorite stoner munchies, and we listen to some amazing music….
King Black Acid and the New Direction
Apr 11, 2019 • 88 min
King Black Acid is back! We talked about his new 7”, trying to capture the live feeling in a studio recording, authenticity, and Drew has a story to tell. Music this week from King Black Acid, TK and the Holy Know-Nothings, and The English Language.
You Don’t Make A Perfect Rug with Gordon Keepers
Apr 4, 2019 • 86 min
Gordon Keepers stopped by this week to talk about his new album, super important 711 hacks, Portlands slippery slope, the best lines, broken bones, Oi and we play Scenarios In Stereo. The best music this week from Gordon Keepers, Ultra Zook, Lay Person,…
Veg Ass Is Real with Glacial Fall
Mar 28, 2019 • 93 min
Glacial Fall stopped by to talk about STD slang, how hard it is to talk about art, the benefits of a long song, cool cults, and cannibalism. Music this week from Glacial Fall, Spellling, Ramases, and Old Year.
Internal Beef Doritos with Billy Anderson
Mar 21, 2019 • 79 min
Legendary music producer/engineer Billy Anderson stops by this week! We talk about some of the amazing albums he worked on, frequencies, drummers, flavor crossovers, Rockstar horchata, and we play Scenarios In Stereo. Heavy vibes this week from HZ,Will,…
Rolling Tahini Party with Weeed
Mar 15, 2019 • 67 min
Weeed stopped by this week. We talk about their new album, Phish, tour eats, Guadalajara, and we listen to some sick music from Weeed, Virghost, El Huervo, and Ben Zár.
Ceremony Of Sludge 2019
Mar 7, 2019 • 79 min
The Ceremony Of Sludge is a heavy music festival in Portland focusing on doom, sludge, and loud slow metal. This is the eighth year and it might just be the best one yet. We sat down with the founders Justin(Witch Mountain, Lamprey), Blaine(Mane Of The…
I Forgot About Dre with Nasalrod
Feb 28, 2019 • 86 min
Nasalrod are an unstoppable music force of a band. We talked to them about their music, riff archives, the darkness that lives in Incubus fans hearts, the joy of catching up on GOT, Spit Stix’s new book, Fear, Nadine Records, on stage collisions, and we…
Fast Food Murder with Bridge City Sinners
Feb 15, 2019 • 71 min
Waaaaaay back in January, the crew from Bridge City Sinners sat down with us for a rowdy night of parenting advice, hat fights, touring necessities, devil music, and fast food. Bridge City Sinners combine elements of bluegrass and folk-punk with just a…
Why Are Daddy? Blue Flags And Black Grass
Feb 7, 2019 • 73 min
Blue Flags And Black Grass are a band you need to know about. They stopped by this week to play us some tunes live in the studio! We talk about Viper jazz, the apocalypse, the Lion of Zion, ghosts, and we rip into LPD. Music this week from Blue Flags…
Crunch Bucket with Secret Drum Band
Jan 31, 2019 • 92 min
Secret Drum Band are in the garage! We talk about what inspires them, endangered bees, west coast drum bands, our favorite drummers of all time, and we play LPD! music this week from Secret Drum Band, IE, Dear Nora, Hot Victory, Old Grape God, and Palo…
Plastic Paul with Salo Panto
Jan 25, 2019 • 71 min
Salo Panto stop by this week to talk about their music, masked DJs, Paul McCartney conspiracies, time travel, and we play some amazing music. Songs this week from Salo Panto, Breakmaster Cylinder, Vertical, and Crumb.
Active Urinal with Piss Test
Jan 17, 2019 • 57 min
Piss Test are here with us for our first episode of 2019! We talk about high altitude drinking, pet peeves, weird bathrooms, house show, and our death curse. Music this week from Piss Test, Neighborhood Brats, The Wild Jumps, Amyl and the Sniffers,…
Dippin Down Dekum with Load B
Dec 27, 2018 • 90 min
Milk and Dust are in the studio this week. We talk about gas leaks, Load B’s new album, bad shows, hip hop icons, and we play Mood Music.
Bazooka Glow with 1939 Ensemble
Dec 14, 2018 • 96 min
1939 Ensemble stop by to talk about what they’ve been up, their song writing process, teaching music, weed strains, The White Stripes, and believing in yourself.
Math Is Trash with [E]mpress
Dec 6, 2018 • 61 min
[E]mpress is in the studio! We talk about how she writes, BK’s midlife crisis, the best rapper/actors, her love of theater, and her upcoming new album.
Lisa Vazquez Presents Mood Music
Nov 29, 2018 • 78 min
Lisa Vazquez stops by this week. We talk about her performance at The Goldie Awards, her YouTube show Flip It Friday’s, and we play Mood Music
Speedo Acceptance with Hutch Harris
Nov 23, 2018 • 75 min
Hutch Harris is back! We talk about what he’s been up to since The Thermals called it quits, his new solo album, nutria, and we play Scenarios In Stereo.
Salmon Hands with Sama Dams
Nov 15, 2018 • 65 min
Sama Dams stop by this week! We talk about groups of animals, their new album, their first impressions of the pacific northwest when they moved here, we play Mood Music, and barking horses.
Bobby D’s Spicy Hot Ball with Blesst Chest
Nov 9, 2018 • 93 min
Blesst Chest
Medium Famous with Gregory Day
Nov 2, 2018 • 88 min
Podcaster Gregory Day stops by this week. We talk about his show The Weekly Portland Podcast, sex curses, how he ended up with a weekly segment on the local news, what makes a good or a bad interview, and we break down our favorite Portland stuff.
Wizards Go Away! with Flint Eastwood
Oct 25, 2018 • 74 min
Flint Eastwood stop by on the westcoast leg of their tour. We talk about the evolution of her sound, pop music, boarder treats, house music, people watching, vulnerability, and evil wizards. Music this week from Nydge, Chanti Darling, Flint Eastwood,…
Cheeto Milk with Ezra Bell
Oct 18, 2018 • 75 min
Ezra Bell are in the studio this week. We talk about fake IDs, the hottest peppers in the world, nature’s wrath, and we rip through a game of LPD.
Turd Adjacent with Hair Puller
Oct 11, 2018 • 101 min
Hair Puller are back! We talk about their new album, Nadine Records, mosh politics, Real People, broken bones, and we play a serious game of LPD. Implausibly fantastic music this week from Madder Mortem, Kvasir, Ezza Bell, Post Boredom, and brand new…
Hello And Welcome!
Sep 28, 2018 • 56 min
Drew and Andy are stuck in a time loop.
Cheers Cheers Drink More Beers with Stoner Control
Sep 21, 2018 • 89 min
Charley Williams from Portland band, Stoner Control is our guest this week. We talk about MMA, puking, Wilco, nutria, frontier medicine, and murder!
I’ve Come Down With The Sickness with Dan Dan
Sep 14, 2018 • 106 min
Sarah and Eric from Dan Dan are our guests this week! We talk about a sick opossum, stage fright, bong water, synth culture, and one of the worst hecklers ever.
Dr. Loco with Cool American
Sep 7, 2018 • 90 min
Nathan from Cool American stopped by this week. We talked about how this band got started, the coolest countries, the best video game controllers, and the wettest food on the Taco Bell menu.
Doubt Doubt Sauerkraut with Moorea Masa
Aug 3, 2018 • 93 min
Moorea Masa stopped by this week. We talk about her roots in music, her new album, frosting, studio audiences, and we play Scenarios In Stereo.
A Real Spreadable Soap with Floating Room
Jul 27, 2018 • 96 min
Maya and Kyle from the band Floating Room are our guests this week. We talk about how this band started, their other projects, Good Cheer Records, we have a book club meeting, the best pizza in Portland, heavy subject matter in music, LSD torture…
The Real Key Was You All Along with The Heavy Hustle
Jul 19, 2018 • 94 min
Charlie from The Heavy Hustle stops by this week. We talk about their new album, time travel, peeing in swimsuits, house fire prep, decapitation, and making it in the ever changing music industry.
A Damp Heave With Jay Shingle
Jul 13, 2018 • 93 min
Comedian Jay Shingle stops by this week. We talk about his history in comedy, Drew’s boogie board and T-shirt shop, synthwave, we play License Plate Detective, we pitch some new idea, and Andy almost throws up.
Such A Gentle Beating with Dylan Jenkins
Jul 5, 2018 • 96 min
Dylan Jenkins stopped by this week! We talked about comedy, secret menus, baby drool, horse curses,and even music.
Humongous Kritical with Mic Capes
Jun 21, 2018 • 94 min
Mic Capes is in the studio this week! We talk about his music, his upcoming album, our hip hop Mt Rushmore’s, swimsuit fashion, hat fights, OSF, Yoshi, time shifting bigfoot, and the time he saw a UFO .
Skin Cylinders with Internet Beef
Jun 15, 2018 • 84 min
Internet Beef stopped by to talk about life on the road, Tacoma, ska, crying, murder, and chips.
When You Hear, You’re Family with Dim Wit
Jun 8, 2018 • 80 min
Jeff Tuyay of Dim Wit
Twin Bing with Height Keech, Mister, and Ialive
May 17, 2018 • 64 min
Height Keech, Mister, and Ialive stopped by to talk about their new album and tour. We get deep into regional candy, Wu Tang, And Detroit horror rap.
Preparation Hemorrhoid with DNVN Trip
May 10, 2018 • 84 min
It’s our 200th episode spectacular! DNVN Trip is in rare form. We talk with him about butt stuff, his new album, his addiction and the recovery process he’s going through, ass eating in rap music, somebody knocks on Andy’s door, and we listen to some…
The Pizza Lunchable Of Hip Hop with Glenn Waco and Shrista Tyree
May 5, 2018 • 88 min
Activist and rapper Glenn Waco is in the studio! He brought rapper and comedian Shrista Tyree with him, too! We talk about white rappers saying the n-word, inspiration, Jay Z, and the worst(or best) Lunchables.
Rich Flow with Drae Slapz
Apr 27, 2018 • 69 min
Dj, producer, and rapper Drae Slapz is in the studio this week. We talk about how he got started in hip hop, where his name came from, pancakes, dj drops, Rare Vibe, and we play Mood Music. Music this week from Fountaine, Donovan Trip, Nick B, Gold…
1 Or 2 with Jeffery Martin
Apr 20, 2018 • 81 min
Jefferey Martin stopped by the studio to play us some songs! We talk about breakfast burritos, song writing, license plates, and Dave Matthews Band.
Fresh Pressed Goose Juice with Ice Queens
Apr 12, 2018 • 92 min
Ice Queens stop by this week to talk about duck farts, band names, song writing, faith, and cake farts.
HRRRY with Quinn Henry Mulligan
Mar 30, 2018 • 82 min
Quinn Henry Mulligan is releasing an album every month this year. We talk about that process, play a little LPD, talk about eating a bike, Drew bums everybody out, and we dig up some old wounds.
Footloose & Fancy Free with Lysergic Sound Department
Mar 24, 2018 • 44 min
Alex and Ray of Lysergic Sound Department and MotoFoto
Turkey Bod with Adam Pasi and Alex Rios
Mar 8, 2018 • 103 min
Adam Pasi and Alex Rios from the podcast Chumba And Wumba are in the studio this week. We talk about what drew them to comedy, their first time doing stand up, what they were listening to in high school, and we dig into some LPD.
Funky Chunks with Mane of the Cur
Mar 1, 2018 • 67 min
Badass Ding Ding with The English Language
Feb 23, 2018 • 65 min
Psyche-garage band The English Language are in the studio this week. We talk about bare feet on stage, musical pet peeves, electrolysis, jogging in a suit, smelly ghosts, drum theory, and we finally get to talk about our favorite shoes. Music this week…
Spit Free Camera with Mike Coykendall
Feb 16, 2018 • 74 min
Mike Coykendall is a musician and producer who has been making fantastic stuff for years in the Portland area. We talked to him about Kansas, iron lungs, and unflattering music comparisons.
Eating Cigarettes with Autonomics
Feb 8, 2018 • 91 min
Dan from Portland band Autonomics is in the studio this week. We talk about hip hop, how their music evolves over time, The Boss, and so much more. Music this week from Autonomics, The Chats, Underwater Magnet Mummies, The Handles, And Ice Queens.
Kool Kevin with Floater
Feb 1, 2018 • 92 min
Rob Wynia from legendary NW band Floater is our guest this week. We talk about his induction into the Oregon music hall of fame, what inspires him, fake band names, and we listen to some fantastic music.
Playing Dead With JoAnn Schinderle
Jan 18, 2018 • 95 min
JoAnn Schinderle stops by this week! Jason Traeger steps in as guest host. We talk about her fantastic show Control Youself, Wisconsin, sports, getting hit in the crotch, rope swings, and we play a game of License Plate Detective.
Pod-Docking with Verbz
Jan 11, 2018 • 74 min
Verbz is back!
Flaming Gravel And Cat Food With King Black Acid
Jan 4, 2018 • 96 min
Daniel Riddle aka King Black Acid is our guest this week. We talk about why we think country music is popular, growing up in the Bay in the 80s psychedelic scene, dirt bikes, the chaos that was a Hitting Birth show, and how long you have to live in…
Sideways Fiddle with Anna Tivel
Dec 21, 2017 • 73 min
Anna Tivel stops by this week! Drew is on vacation so we asked the perpetually busy Lewi Longmire to step in as co-host. We talk about how she writes, what inspires her, our favorite sad songs and why they’re so important to us, and if a swan would make…
Throw Water On It with Rasheed Jamal
Dec 14, 2017 • 100 min
Rasheed Jamal is in the studio this week. We talk about Cloudy October, longevity in hip hop, music critics, and we play Scenarios In Stereo.
There Are No Drapes with Mo Troper
Nov 30, 2017 • 89 min
Mo Troper stops by this week to play some stripped down acoustic versions of songs from his new album Exposure and Response. We talk about tour hygiene, string math, we answer some listener questions, what makes Portland music unique. and our wrestling…
John Saw with Miles Stokes of “Jay and Miles X-Plain the X-Men”
Nov 16, 2017 • 78 min
Miles Stokes (Jay And Miles X-Plain The X-men) is in the studio this week. We talk about how their show evolved, what makes an entertaining podcast, our favorite monsters, the best part of the body to get shot in, and our least favorite X-men movies.
Juicy Sceathers with The Builders and the Butchers
Nov 9, 2017 • 76 min
Ryan Sollee stopped by this week to play us some music! We talk about swears, the meteoric rise of his band The Builders And The Butchers, growing up in Alaska, and we finally give a name to one of our favorite segments.
Hot Ron with Kinetic Emcees
Nov 2, 2017 • 81 min
Kinetic Emcees are here this week to talk about how they got started rapping together, their favorite old Portland venues, their new album, and we play Licence Plate Detective.
Hot Knocking, Not Stopping with Melt
Oct 30, 2017 • 68 min
We hung out with Melt this week! We talk about musical pet peeves, tour life, risk taking, and formative experiences.
A Handful Of Drownsies with Radio Hot Tub’s Uncle Scotty
Oct 20, 2017 • 93 min
Uncle Scotty from Radio Hot Tub stopped by this week we talk about his internet radio station Radio Hot Tub, his history, what qualifies rocking, and we play Scenarios In Stereo.
Smash The Shark Cage with Cloudy October
Oct 13, 2017 • 90 min
Cloudy October is back! We talk about movies, profilactics, and what he’s listening to right now.
Joy Walking with Glasys
Oct 6, 2017 • 80 min
We sat down with Gil Assays aka Glasys to talk about what draws musicians to Portland, working with T Pain, vaporwave, we weigh in on the Eagle Creek fire, and we talk about the benefits of being a solo musician.
A Couple Notes with Caitlin Weierhauser
Sep 28, 2017 • 91 min
Caitlin Weierhauser is the reining funniest person in Portland. We talked to her about the pressure that brings, the pit falls of open mics, Portland becoming a comedy city, and we get real silly with some Scenarios In Stereo.
This Episode Is Called Sandwich with Skull Diver
Sep 21, 2017 • 94 min
Skull Diver is in the building! We talk about the endless question of what sounds good to eat, the best Fred Meyer in Portland, growing up in Salt Lake City, playing music with your family, Labyrinth, the majestic sparkly beauty of a Skull Diver live…
Tall Women
Sep 16, 2017 • 77 min
Because of Drew’s colossal ineptitude, our fabulous conversation with Tall Women is woefully behind. But it’s no worse for the wear! Tall Women has only been playing as a unit for just over a year, but their sound is already indelible. We delve into…
Christmas Birthday People with Small Skies
Sep 1, 2017 • 105 min
We sat down with Small Skies to talk about music in the age of technology, the untold origins of birthdays, pop music, sharing music you love with people, how much Frank Miller sucks, and the best fast food breakfast.
I Swear To Ghosts with Fire Nuns
Aug 25, 2017 • 86 min
We sat down with Fire Nuns to talk about Pocahontas, their music, sandwich pants, self check out hacks, and Drew confronts his darkest fear.
Pantytera with Eight Bells
Aug 17, 2017 • 82 min
Eight Bells stop by to discuss the trappings of genre, Pantytera, spirit animals, and so much more.
Loosies with Old Grape God
Aug 11, 2017 • 79 min
Old Grape God aka Tron Burgundy stops by this week. We talk about how he got started, what 444 means, Jay Z, painting, his influnces, and Andy dreams of cigarettes.
Pokin’ The Donkey with Brad and Jay
Jul 27, 2017 • 67 min
Brad Parsons is back! He brought his forever friend Jay Cobb Anderson with him to talk with Andy about aliens, their history, knife fights, getting dosed, and to play us some beautiful music.
Haute Garbage Live Part 3-7th Deadly
Jul 26, 2017 • 46 min
The third and final installment of our live show from Kelly’s Olympian on 6-17-17 featuring 7th Deadly.
Haute Garbage Live Part 2- Dad Works Hard
Jul 25, 2017 • 35 min
Dad Works Hard from Haute Garbage Live 6-17-17
Haute Garbage Live part 1- Jacob Christopher and Tim Ledwith
Jul 24, 2017 • 49 min
Part one of our live show from June 17th 2017 featuring sets from comedians Jacob Christopher and Tim Ledwith
Socks Appeal with A Volcano
Jul 6, 2017 • 96 min
A Volcano are back! We get to the bottom of some very important topics such as the naked bike ride, cops, their new tape, bandcamp, nesecary profanity, and A Volcano flip the script and interview us.
Thanks Is Dank with Gold Casio
Jun 29, 2017 • 86 min
Gold Casio stop by the studio this week. Drew is out of town on a ghost hunt. Andy try’s his best to steer the ship with guest host Heather Hanson. We talk about happiness, focus groups, inspiration, thanks, and the amazing new album from Gold Casio.
Like A Hot Cupcake with Trox
Jun 22, 2017 • 78 min
Trox stopped by the studio this week. We talk about live beat making, how he got connected with 50 Cent, producing beats from Portland, trap music, Detroit, our favorite Jordans, and we play a new game.
Googling Mouth Castration with Foxy Lemon
Jun 15, 2017 • 82 min
Foxy Lemon stop by to discuss castration, Rigsketball injuries, Drew’s weak left leg, and play Mood Music.
Dems Fighting Words with Sinless
Jun 2, 2017 • 88 min
Cor Allen from the band Sinless is our guest this week. We talk about craigslist meet ups, dream pop, Pittsburgh, Andy tries to pick the pop song of the summer, and we play Scenarios In Stereo.
These Are The Rules Boys with The Toads
May 26, 2017 • 95 min
The Toads stopped by to talk about their very different paths to Portland. They give us some hitchhiking tips and tricks, talk about the benefits of playing all the time, their early musical influences, and we play LPD.
Shane Mauss
May 18, 2017 • 92 min
Comedian Shane Mauss stopped by the studio after a crazy weekend at Bridgetown Comedy Festival. We talk about playing with fire, touring his show A Good Trip With Shane Mauss, DMT, Salvia, and lots more.
Haute Garbage Presents…Dan Cable
May 11, 2017 • 94 min
Fellow Portland music podcaster Dan Cable is our guest this week. We talk about his show Dan Cable Presents, his prank game, Phil Collins, 311, and lots more.
Drew Crime
May 4, 2017 • 60 min
No guest? No problem! It’s a Drew and Andy heart to heart.
Blended Insanity with 7th Deadly
Apr 28, 2017 • 89 min
Gonzo hip hop crew 7th Deadly stop by the studio this week Everybody Knows, Uknowhoo ,Diction Uno, and Donovan Trip have some things to say about sloths, the birth of 7th Deadly, their drug-fueled creative process, playing a show during a protest, Wu…
There Is No Starbucks In Joshua Tree with Donnell Alexander
Apr 20, 2017 • 100 min
Donnell Alexander is our guest this week. We talk about Dock Ellis and the Lsd No-No, Reggie Miller, ego in journalism, Cake, Cedar Point, Rapper’s Delight, we try and play a game, the secret Starbucks in Joshua Tree, and his love for U2.
Vacation Salad with Bri Pruett
Apr 14, 2017 • 78 min
Bri Pruett is back! She moved to LA but she’s on the road, and back on Haute Garbage. We talk about irrational fears, what she’s been up to, our favorite Taco Bell items, politics, Andy’s pet cemetery, and we play License Plate Detective.
Vursatyl The Great
Apr 6, 2017 • 119 min
We sat down with hip hop legend Vursatyl The Great from Lifesavas! He has a lot of insight on NW rap music and a deep knowledge of the entire culture. We talk about his early inspirations, Hip hop in Portland in the early 80’s, the danger of meeting…
LIT 2 with Karma Rivera & Renee Lopez
Mar 30, 2017 • 74 min
Karma Rivera and Renee Lopez stopped by this week. We talk about women in rap, what Portland hip hop sounds like, Da Brat, Chicago, Drew’s dance moves, and we get into some Garbage Guidance.
Slicing Melons with Siren and the Sea
Mar 23, 2017 • 72 min
Christina Cano from Siren And The Sea stops by this week to discuss ways to deal with the police, seasonal funk, jellyfish, how music tastes, honeydew vs cantaloupe, and we talk about our own personal music hell.
Strip Mall Paleo with Hair Puller
Mar 16, 2017 • 79 min
Hair Puller stopped by. We talk about puke, house shows, t-shirt politics, and we say farewell to the NCC. True Form Kismit Akvan Love Sex Machine Vagina Curse Black Communion Paleocontractor Buddy Peace Whole House Freeze
Perfect Nipple Hole with Lamprey
Mar 10, 2017 • 81 min
Lamprey is back! They stopped by to talk about the 6th annual Ceremony Of Sludge, drum lies, gravy, the smell of music, and Ultimate Beast Master.
The Hills Have Hollow Body Guitars with Brad Parsons
Mar 3, 2017 • 73 min
Brad Parsons stops by this week! We talk about song craft, his many musical projects, the best parts of fried chicken, Taco Bell in the tour van, murderous bluegrass bands, and we get into some Scenarios In Stereo.
Street Drugz with Verbz
Feb 23, 2017 • 61 min
Drew is gone this week. Andy sat down with Verbz to talk about podcasts, Ben Affleck, and drugz.
Ditch Party with Papi Frimbres of Mascaras
Feb 16, 2017 • 63 min
Papi Frimbres from Mascaras, OPT, Sun Angle, and countless other bands stops by this week. We talk about music that scared our parents, south central punk, Morrissey, ditch parties, and so much more. Clarke And The Himselfs Seeker Brain David Axelrod…
Soft Shell Flesh Snail with Jacob Christopher
Feb 2, 2017 • 89 min
Comedian Jacob Christopher is our guest this week. We talk about his early days in Portland, friendship, Guitar Center, sky diving, stretchy balls, and that’s all in the first segment. Then we talk Taco Bell and puss. So much puss. Battle Master By…
Mediocre Chili with Pelican Ossman
Jan 27, 2017 • 90 min
We’re back! Dan from Pelican Ossman stopped by this week. We talk about chili, the wonder of modern car washes, learning through repetition, festival season, making something with one person in mind, the ups and downs of recording, Taz tattoos, blues,…
He’s Gone All Madden!
Jan 19, 2017 • 58 min
Drew and Andy drop six hot tracks for you to groove on in the first installment of our new music heavy bonus episodes.
Sticky Tent with Anthony Lopez
Jan 6, 2017 • 98 min
One of our favorite guests, Anthony Lopez, stops by this week to talk about urban legends, celebrity deaths, TV picks, Run The Jewels, branding, the new Earthquake Hurricane and Star Wars.
Dec 24, 2016 • 103 min
Promoter and all around hip hop historian StarChile stopped by this week. We talked about 2LiveCrew, what makes a good party, Portland hip hop, battle rap, and his monthly event Mic Drop.
Does He Support Malt Liquor? with Dad Works Hard
Dec 15, 2016 • 75 min
Dad Works Hard stopped by this week to talk about disco, buzz balls, and DMX. Dad Works Hard Party King Fartbarf Paopticon The Quick And Easy Boys Black Eye Sacrifice Midnight Purr Summer Girl Glod Casio Last Song
Live At Kelly’s Olympian
Dec 8, 2016 • 139 min
This is the audio from our live show on 12-2-16 at Kelly’s Olympian featuring Montgomery Word, Hair Puller, and Rotties.
The Buffalo Hole with Victor Nash (Port Juncture, WA; Destination: Universe! Studios)
Dec 1, 2016 • 73 min
Victor Nash of Point Juncture, WA, Orquestra Pacifico Tropical, and the recording studio Destination:Universe! stop by this week. Victor is one of our favorite guests ever. We sat down for a stone chiller of an episode. We hope you like it fam. Off Void…
They Gotta Learn How To Be Here with Jeni Wren Stottrup
Nov 24, 2016 • 101 min
This week we sat down with Jeni Wren Stottrup on her extended holiday break. We talk about a run in with a sensitive sitter, the past and futre of Gritty Birds, women in music, the evolution of music journalism, crowd shaming, and we get into some real…
I Became A Funk Baby with Tony Ozier
Nov 17, 2016 • 88 min
Tony Ozier is a driving force of funk and soul in the pacific northwest. We sat down with him this week to talk about The Doo Doo Funk All Stars, FNBEATSGALORE, his musical history, his first gig in Portland, relationship advice, his first concert,…
Nov 11, 2016 • 85 min
Aaron Kolbow loves Ween. Some would say he’s a professional super fan. We sat down with him to talk about the bands history, his first exposure to them, the strange Phish crossover, his tribute band Poopship, why the should be Drew’s favorite band. we…
Toilet Bruises with Mayhaw Hoons
Oct 27, 2016 • 75 min
Mayhaw Hoons has been in a ton of bands(The Shakey hands, The Minders, The Spookies, TeenSpot, Kyke Craft) He stops by to talk about his new album, being signed to Sub Pop, preforming versus recording, deep sea exploration, and we rate our favorite one…
Whooping Culture with Steez and Verbz
Oct 21, 2016 • 95 min
Verbz is back! This time he brought he brought the other half of his podcast Crate Diggers, his brother Steez. We talk about public urination, Steez’s musical background, Andy’s recent procedure, and we play a little Mood Music. Steez-NIght Vibes…
DGAMEZ with Marius Libman (Sun Angle; Copy; and radio’s Heavy Breather)
Oct 14, 2016 • 88 min
This week our guest is Marius Libman from the band Sun Angle, Copy, and the radio show Heavy Breather. We talk about what to do when accosted by crazy people, gypsy curses, Marius’s music background, and Drew unloads on The Boss. Plus a rousing game of…
You Can’t Untouch It with Laryssa Birdseye and Sam Densmore
Oct 6, 2016 • 77 min
Laryssa Birdseye and Sam Densmore are back for a very special episode. We talk about their upcoming projects, relationship advice, whipping jelly, and they play is some songs in the studio.
You’ve Been Bupped with And And And
Sep 29, 2016 • 87 min
Bim Ditson - And And And drummer and Portland mayoral candidate - stops by this week. We talk about music festivals, all ages venues, favorite local bands, his foray into the political world, and political awareness. Plus, we play license plate detective.
Chillin Wizard with Jon Simon, Ewe of Now Recordings
Sep 21, 2016 • 81 min
Jon Simon of Ewe Of Now Recordings stops by this week to talk about too much weed, art, the elements of hip hop, Jon’s rap history, modular synths, and we play LPD.
Watermelon Champion with Bri Pruett
Sep 15, 2016 • 85 min
Bri Pruett stops by to talk about weed, comic books, music, movies, politics, her upcoming solo show, competitive eating, and her impending move to LA.
Rusty Button
Sep 8, 2016 • 79 min
Blaine and Justin stop by this week to talk about the fifth year of the Cermony Of Sludge. They get us up on some great heavy local Portland bands, tell us bout the history of the festival, and Drew reads the blues.
A Whole New Level Of Portlanding with Verbz and Mac Smiff
Sep 1, 2016 • 86 min
Verbz and Mac Smiff stop by this week to talk about The Thesis, We Out Here Magazine, Portland hip hop, and we do a new segment called Drew Reads The Blues.
It’s Peanut Butter Jelly Time!? with Rotties
Aug 25, 2016 • 75 min
Just Veins with Robert Duncan Gray
Aug 18, 2016 • 88 min
We talked to artist/musician/poet Robert Ducan Gray about snake-horse hybrids, outsider art, noise music, COLDGOLDCHAIN, rap music, and condoms with pictures on them.
Food Fantasies with Jason Traeger
Aug 11, 2016 • 96 min
Drew is on vacation this week, so Brandon is here! Portland comedian Jason Traeger is our guest this week. We get deep into politics, Taco Bell, powdered cacao, Jason’s comedy history, competitive eating, Cincinnati chili, Smashmouth, and more. Plus,…
Horse Hunters
Aug 4, 2016 • 61 min
We’re back after a long break. We dust off the cobwebs with an old timey Drew and Andy episode. Andy plays some songs he been listening to this summer and Drew talks boners.
Bridgetown Comedy Festival 2016
Jul 28, 2016 • 35 min
We went to The Bridgetown Comedy Festival. We talked to Anthony Lopez, Simon Gibson, Nathan Brannon, Jason Traeger, and Wimps.
Infinite Banjos
Jun 30, 2016 • 73 min
Amanda Richards stopped by the studio this week to talk about her long awaited new album, her lap-steel player Steve’s banjo collection, her song writing process, bad decisions, hard living, throwing up on a beach, and Tom Waits. She really blew our…
Festicide 3
Jun 23, 2016 • 65 min
Josh is back! This week we’re talking about Festicide, an anti-festival showcasing some of Portlands best hardcore, underground, and experimental rock bands. It’s a direst response to the bloated waterfront monstrosity that is Project Pabst/MFNW. We…
Morning Face
Jun 16, 2016 • 83 min
Our guests this week are Cedar Teeth! We talk about pet cemeteries, the history of their band, Crazy Ed’s homemade teeth, haunting the Gorge with DMB, and they breathe some life into our studio with some fantastic live music.
Horse Mumpy
Jun 9, 2016 • 76 min
This week our guest is Leland from Mr Bones. We talk about the best part of being in a band, puke control, their new album, ramen, and we play the weed name game. music from Cultar of the Deepers, Patsy’s Rats, Michael Christmas, and more!
I8RAIN with Hutch Harris
Jun 1, 2016 • 68 min
Hutch Harris from The Thermals is our guest this week. We talk about their new album, his burgeoning stand-up comedy career, Portland music, The Bridgetoqn Comedy Festival, and the best and worst places to be stabbed. Music this week from Mr. Bones,…
Eat The Booty Like Groceries
May 26, 2016 • 82 min
This week we have the man behind the hip hop blog Damn That Noise, Ralph Edward Perez and his friend Billy What. We get into their earliest rap memories, our favorite guest verses, and we play a new game called Mood Music. Music this week from Homeboy…
Big Lam And Trinkie
May 19, 2016 • 92 min
Moon By You are the psyche garage pop band this city needs. We talk to them about the dynamics of being in multiple bands, psychedelics, fast food, drones, aliens, we play license plate detective, and they play us a song from their upcoming album. Music…
They’re Dancing Right Now
May 5, 2016 • 93 min
Jared Mees stops by to talk about his new album, Chewbacca, his record label and store Tender Loving Empire, art, some of his favorite local music, Portlandia, and the degrading term “hipster”.
Tastes Like Girl Pee, Smells Like Cat Pee
Apr 28, 2016 • 98 min
Cloudy October is back and he brought his friend Mass Terror Rhythm with him. We talk about dragon’s blood, Puff Daddy’s dirty fingers, Hpnotiq, and Fine Young Cannibals. That’s all in the first ten minutes. Music this week from Mass Terror Rhythm,…
Jingles and Jangles
Apr 21, 2016 • 71 min
Blowout: The delightful members of the band Blowout stop by this week to chat about injuries, food-related nicknames, and - organically, we swear - Taco Bell. They also share some great tunes. Enjoy!
Ill Nonni
Apr 14, 2016 • 80 min
This week we sit down with experimental metal band Hound The Wolves. We discuss how they came together, experimentation in music, Drew’s least favorite music genre, and we play licence plate detective.
Al Dente And The Wet Mess
Apr 7, 2016 • 89 min
Holy Grove are back! Listen to them talk about their new album, their new drummer, and their love of tacos. Plus, you know, song craft and band dynamics.
Irie Forces
Mar 31, 2016 • 90 min
Kristine Levine stops by this week! We talk about her decision to move to Tucson, how she started doing stand-up, The Boss, and she tells some horrifying stories from her time as a porn store clerk. Plus Andy talks about a bad trip.
Wyatt Comma Randal
Mar 24, 2016 • 68 min
Randall Wyatt of Speaker Minds stops by to chat about their new album, the impact of positivity, ruined foods, and applies analytics to the weed name game. He also politely tolerates Drew’s inversion of his name and plays some killer music.
Flippin’ Trash Books
Mar 10, 2016 • 92 min
This week we sit down with Fog Father. We talk about the healing powers of breast milk, art in music, early electronic composers, Portland music, hiding drugs in wells, and burning trash.
Dean And Gene’s Teen Ween with Divers
Mar 2, 2016 • 76 min
Divers are in the building! We talk about the bands history, plot a Divers video game, their deep appreciation for The Specials, bands we don’t like but respect, and we play license plate detective.
Have You Ever Eaten Pink Eye?
Feb 25, 2016 • 79 min
It’s heavy bro-down with our friends Eli and Brandon! We talk about Eli’s roommate search, dinosaur slash fiction, old men in locker rooms, fast food disasters, and we play a new game.
Drooling Hugh
Feb 19, 2016 • 103 min
Writer, music critic, and musician Casey Jarman is our guest this week. We talk about what got him into writing, his early musical influences in Flornece Oregon, Beyoncé, Playboy, Joe Camel, and we play license plate detective.
Everyone In This Room Is Going To Die
Feb 10, 2016 • 80 min
Aaron Ross is our special guest this week. We talk about his history in the Portland comedy scene, his talk show Who’s The Ross, our dream jobs, we play Rapper/Not Rapper, and Andy reveals some of his rap names.
Haute Garbage Live!!
Feb 5, 2016 • 117 min
It’s our 100th episode spectacular with Student Loan, Anthony Lopez, and Load B!
Time To Eat? Time To Beat!
Jan 27, 2016 • 80 min
Episode 99! A Volcano stop by this week. We talk about tour vehicles, the music they grew up on, the importance of cool big brothers, public masterbation, Plaid Pantry, and politics.
Heavy Clumper
Jan 20, 2016 • 75 min
Mandolin player, Brian Oberlin is our guest this week. We talk about bluegrass, growing up in Michigan, Pizza Hut’s new clothing line, corpse teeth, how gross birds are, pooping in Lake Michigan, and fighting your band mates.
Beard Full Of Poppers
Jan 13, 2016 • 74 min
Tim Ledwith comes back to the show this week. We talk about addiction, treatment, poppers, sounding, sad music, and vaginal speakers.
Magical Herpe Water
Jan 8, 2016 • 88 min
Comedian and actor, Andrew Dhulst stops by this week to talk about his start in comedy, working on Portlandia, bombing on stage, getting shot vs getting stabbed, and Andy tells some tales from Bagby Hot Spings.