Timothy J. Kasher is a musician.
Jeremy talks to Tim Kasher, frontman of the bands Cursive and The Good Life. During this episode they discuss Tim’s recent birthday, how Tim’s family exposed him to lots of different music throughout childhood, forming a cover band and playing homecoming gigs to save up cash, Tim’s “magical” first recording experience at a brilliant home studio, learning how to play The Boxer by Simon and Garfunkel on his sister’s old guitar, the difficulties of playing as a band in Omaha without a strong connection to the local music scene, how Cursive got signed to Crank!, going to college and taking time off from music, trying to figure out a plan B if music didn’t work out, rehearsing with the house band before performing on Letterman, and more.  Discuss this episode with Jeremy and other listeners:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thefirsteverpodcast/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JeremyXBolm
Tim Kasher is the leader of several really cool music projects like The Good Life and Cursive. I was really excited to meet him. And he brought cookies!Make sure to follow my playlist on Spotify which we'll be updating with new music as we go!My Caffeine Withdrawal PlaylistHere's everything we talked about in this episodeSimon and Garfunkel The Go Go’sBeauty and the Beat Bruce Springsteen Nebraska The Violent Femmes 
Episode 41 traces the creative journey of Cursive and The Good Life’s Tim Kasher, who helped his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska build its own cottage record industry, in partnership with bands such as Bright Eyes and The Faint. The conversation also finds Kasher reflecting on the ebbs and flows of songwriting, his relationship with his singing voice, his screenwriting hobby, and more. Plus, some important Kasher news: The Good Life are touring again this spring! Dates below. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jennylsq/support
Whip out those peacemakers, because this week on the show we've got Tim Kasher of indie/post hardcore legends Cursive and The Good Life to dive into the underrated Stephen King adaptation SILVER BULLET. They dig deep into the film, as well as being an early adopter of VHS, falling deeper in love with horror later in life, the tragic brilliance of Gary Busey and Corey Haim, the PHANTATSM-SILVER BULLET connection, the film's gloriously obscured werewolf costume, Stephen King's signature dialogue, just how deep Tim's connection with the film gets, CHRISTMAS EVIL, the most promising rising filmmakers, and much more! Catch the dates for Cursive's upcoming western American tour at: https://cursivearmy.com/tour-dates/
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Aug 19th, 1974
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17 hours, 25 minutes
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