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Chris DeMakes A Podcast

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Chris DeMakes A Podcast is a captivating audio show dedicated to exploring and celebrating the backstory of one iconic song from an artist's extensive back catalog. Hosted by musician and songwriter Chris DeMakes of the band Less Than Jake, this podcast offers a deep dive into the creative process, … read more


Ep. 173: Brandon Hardesty discusses Bumpin Uglies "Island Time"

This week, Bumpin Uglies guitarist and vocalist Brandon Hardesty discusses the creative process behind the fan-favorite song "Island Time." Brandon reveals the intimate inspiration behind the track: his wife's cherished connection to a family island retreat. Despite an injury that left him somewhat incapacitated when he was writing the song, the emotional depth and personal stories shine through in this conversation.

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