A brief chat with Nick Zammuto from The Books

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8 Responses to “A brief chat with Nick Zammuto from The Books”

  1. AnoniMouse says:

    “That Right Aint Shit” was beautiful and so sincere.

  2. Anonymous says:

    They reach some intriguing moments in their work and I have enjoyed listening to them too.

  3. Anonymous says:

    Hah, I sat right behind the guy that took this footage. Nifty.

  4. knumb says:

    The Books are the awesome. I was at that show in Philly too. I missed them this time around but I really wanted to go. It is nice to see them getting some well deserved love on bOING bOING

  5. Anonymous says:

    Hey-

    Another interview conducted with the books for my now-defunct college radio show:

    http://redwood.colorado.edu/kramern/1190site/interview/Books-Interview-pt1.mp3

    http://redwood.colorado.edu/kramern/1190site/interview/Books-Interview-pt2.mp3

    These guys were nice enough to do this interview in their van after playing a show in a little club in Denver, and moving all their own equipment. They were super, super nice & I thought this might be nice to add to this post if people were interested.
    -nat

  6. Anonymous says:

    do not hesitate to see this live show. it is truly amazing. the other videos they’ve made are entrancing.

  7. Anonymous says:

    Just to clarify, the video of the mormons are not of the founding members. They are of Lorenzo Snow and others, around the turn of the century. Mormonism was founded more than 50 years before these individuals rose to power in the corporation known as Mormonism.

  8. Anonymous says:

    Nice article, Bassam. Both Nick and Paul are wonderful, friendly, weird, gentle people with great ideas about life and music. Two other great interviews with Nick are available through archive.org: http://web.archive.org/web/20050324233551/http://www.musicforamerica.org/music/artist/2437 and http://web.archive.org/web/20060820001327/http://www.lastvisibledog.org/arts/2006/03/books.html

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