Advance Base Comes Alive!

November 6, 2012  |   By   |   Cassingles

Last night, fellow Low Timer Daniel Ralston and I got to see our buddy and episode 1 guest Advance Base aka Owen Ashworth open for Ben Gibbard. SPOILER ALERT: He was fucking awesome! Ashworth had the audience at New York City’s Town Hall theater eating out of his hand with both his one man band and his wry comedic between song banter. Plus, if this framed photo of Gordon Lightfoot in his dressing room doesn’t convince you that this kid… Continue»

Janet Weiss, Owen Ashworth & Catherine Popper

November 13, 2011  |   By   |   Podcast

In the debut episode Tom Scharpling chats with Janet Weiss (Wild Flag), Daniel Ralston talks with Owen Ashworth (Advance Base) and Maggie Serota and Catherine Popper (Grace Potter and the Nocturnals) discuss Chevy Chase. Janet Weiss, drummer for supergroup Wild Flag talks to Tom Scharpling about growing up in LA, the end of Sleater-Kinney and following Springsteen around as a kid. Owen Ashworth, the brains behind Advance Base and Casiotone for the Painfully Alone talks to Daniel Ralston about heckling, touring… Continue»