Sunday, September 25, 2011

Music Manumit Podcast - Freak Fandango Orchestra - 110925

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In this episode:
We talk with the Barcelona based band Freak Fandango Orchestra after a week they spent playing in New York.

Doug's interview notes from the show:

1) Jurgen - guitar/vocals
2) Armin - Trumpet (brass bands...this guy is from Switzerland?)
3) David - drums and artwork
4) Noe - accordion/vocals
5) Vitto - Sax (Italian) - has another band...something?
6) Alfonso - violin & trumpet
7) Xavi - bass

What drew you to Creative Commons?

“We want people to listen to our music”

Film: not under CC? ...because they knew the person

Why do you use the the license you use?

The hug single tracks were not the first two.

What is the Creative Commons culture like in your region/country?

CC is popular!
Where did the project name originate?

4 people at first so orchestra was less apropos.
“We are freaks!”

What are your other projects, if any?

Alfonso - he used to play classical music; flamenco
Butono Batar? - orange bottle?

What are some people you think we should try to interview (aka, who are the important people in Creative Commons music today)?

“they are really bad - all the others”
O. Sound System - disco pirata

Next week we talk to Hexmap