Season 3 Episode 8 Sep 12, 2017

The One About Kim from the Fastbacks

In this episode, we hear from Kim Warnick, member of hall of fame Seattle band the Fastbacks.

The episode is brought to you by hosts/producers Alissa Atkins and Arwen Nicks. It is casted to you from the Sub Pop Podcast Murder Closet.

The One About Kim from the Fastbacks by John Atkins

Illustration by John Atkins

Illustration by John Atkins


Show Notes

This episode features Kim Warnick of the Fastbacks, as does this photograph:

Fastbacks in 1992

Fastbacks in 1992

At the top of the show, we hear from Duff McKagan (who you might know from such bands as Guns -n- Roses), longtime friend of Kim. Here is Duff as teenage drummer:

Duff McKagan as teenage drummer

Duff McKagan as teenage drummer

Things from 1996

The episode of This American Life with the Fastbacks super fan is called Choosing Fandom. We unburied that for you from over twenty years ago!

And of course HYPE!:

HYPE!

HYPE!

“Brilliant!”

“Two thumbs up!” (presumably way up)

Things not from 1996, but mentioned

Carrie Brownstein’s book Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl.

MusiCares is the organization that helps with medical costs, rent, etc, when musicians are in need.

Videos, commerce, Eddie Vedder

Fastbacks “Waste of Time”

(Direct link)

Fastbacks “Waste of Time”

(Direct link)

You can find a bunch of Fastbacks Stuff for Sale in the Sub Pop Mega Mart.

Penultimately, here, as promised, is Kim Warnick skydiving, in GIF form:

Finally, here is Kim Warnick and Eddie Vedder, date unknown:

Kim Warnick and Eddie Vedder

Kim Warnick and Eddie Vedder

Until next time, take care.


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