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Podcast Episode
Season
Six
number
291
Type
Interview
Post Date
8/9/2016

Jacob Slichter of Semisonic

Semisonic drummer, author and college professor Jacob Slichter discusses music, writing, and the evolving music industry in the digital age.

Joining us this week is Jacob Slichter, drummer for Semisonic and author of the 2004 book So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star. Jacob talks about how the book came together and led to a career as a collegiate writing professor. We discuss the financial realities of a major label artist and the impact of streaming, mp3s and YouTube.

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Songs in this episode

  • Intro - Closing Time
  • Outro - This Will Be Our Year

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