Episode #104: Dream Wife – Recorded Backstage at the El Club in Detroit

Fresh is the Word Podcast - Episode 104 - Dream Wife - Recorded Backstage at the El Club in Detroit
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On this episode we are joined by the London-based pop rocking punk band Dream Wife. Recorded backstage during their Detroit tour stop at the El Club, the members of Dream Wife – Alice Go (guitar), Rakel Mjöll (vocals), and Bella Podpadec (bass) – sat down with your Fresh is the Word host K-Fresh to talk about their rise to popularity, their humble beginnings, how the band got started, the roles of women in the music industry and the discussions that need to continue, and their open call for women & non-binary artists in select cities to open their shows.

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Upcoming Tour Dates:
10/9/18 – San Francisco, CA @ Cafe Du Nord
10/10/18 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo
10/12/18 – San Diego, CA @ Casbah
10/13/18 – Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room
10/17/18 – Dublin, Ireland @ Whelans
10/18/18 – Galway, Ireland @ Roisin Dubh
10/20/18 – Cardiff, UK @ SWN Festival
10/21/18 – Birmingham, UK @ All Years Leaving Festival
10/22/18 – Glasgow, UK @ School of Art
10/24/18 – Nottingham, UK @ Rescue Rooms
10/25/18 – Leeds, UK @ The Wardrobe
10/26/18 – Manchester, UK @ Gorilla
10/27/18 – Coventry, UK @ Central Library
10/29/18 – Portsmouth, UK @ Wedgewood Rooms
10/30/18 – Brighton, UK @ Concorde 2
10/31/18 – London, UK @ KOKO
11/2/18 – Paris, France @ Pitchfork Festival
11/3/18 – Mainz, Germany @ Schon Schön
11/4/18 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso
11/5/18 – Aarhus, Denmark @ Atlas
11/6/18 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ Hotel Cecil
11/7/18 – Oslo, Norway @ Café Mono
11/10/18 – Brunswick, Germany @ Eule
11/11/18 – Courtrai, Belgium @ Depart
11/13/18 – Winterthur, Switzerland @ Albani
11/14/18 – Lausanne, Switzerland @ Le Romandie
11/15/18 – Stuttgart, Germany @ Merlin
11/16/18 – Essen, Germany @ Hotel Shanghai
11/18/18 – Berlin, Germany @ Musik & Frieden
11/19/18 – Hanover, Germany @ Lux
11/22/18 – Bremen, Germany @ Lagerhaus



This episode’s pick is a band that is currently on tour with Dream Wife who I was incredibly impressed by during their Detroit stop, the Los Angeles-based band Russo. The band is headed by Cailin Russo, who is the daughter of Unwritten Law’s Scott Russo. Along with Cailin Russo, the band, that only formed earlier this year, includes Tyler McCarthy on guitar, Hayley Brownell on drums and backing vocals and Sean Ritchie on bass. The band is pure fun and doesn’t take themselves too seriously with an indie pop/rock sound that is not only energetic, but funky. Russo’s EP, House with a Pool, is available now!

PURCHASE/STREAM House with a Pool: russo.lnk.to/hwap


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