This week on the Modern Vinyl Podcast (and in James’ first solo interview), we have Mark Garza, owner and operator of Funeral Sounds, a Texas-based record label, music blog and zine. James and Mark talk the multifaceted project’s origins, present and future — including a conversation about the label’s first vinyl release and current digital charity compilation benefiting Casa Ruby, a bilingual, non-profit LGBTQ shelter in Washington D.C. The release, which features new and celebrated tracks from Adult Mom, Brendan Lukens (of Modern Baseball), and The World is a Beautiful Place, can be picked up here.
Mark and James also talk about drivers’ licenses, which made Chris feel old.
2:19, Fearless Leader – Let’s Say Hello With Violence
5:26, Start of the chat with Mark Garza
21:22, Nouns — Wreck
43:08, Atlas At Last — In Habitat
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