On Wednesday night, Midwest emcee Rockie Fresh will make his way to The Bay to rock 330 Ritch in San Francisco. This weekend, Intermission chatted with Rockie Fresh to check in on his tour and to see what his blossoming career has in store.
With over 34 million views on YouTube within a year of its upload, “The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger” has done everything from spark water-cooler conversation to inspire the nickname of a Heisman Trophy candidate. The video couples National Geographic footage of a honey badger with hilarious narration by a man who simply goes by “Randall.”
This week, Intermission sat down with Glenn Kotche, the drummer for the alternative rock band Wilco. Promoting their recently released album “The Whole Love”, Wilco is bringing their tour to the Bay Area with four sold-out performances in San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland and Davis over the next week. Trained in classical percussion, Kotche has played with Wilco for more than 10 years and has also released several solo works. He talked to us about the new album, touring in the Bay Area and future performances at Stanford.
Tauba Auerbach is a recent Stanford graduate (bachelor’s in studio art, class of 2003) whose artistic practice has been gaining quite a bit of attention lately. She sat down with Intermission to discuss her practice, process and inspirations and the way in which her time at Stanford influenced her career trajectory.