May 12, 2016
EPISODE 14: WILL OLDHAM ON DRAG CITY, QUALITY OF LIFE, & BEING BONNIE "PRINCE" BILLY
Abraham talks with one of his all-time heroes, Will Oldham a.k.a. Bonnie “Prince” Billy, about the hard choices that make for a satisfying long-term music career.
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- The official Bonnie "Prince" Billy website.
- A very funny live onstage Will Oldham interview with Ian Svenonius.
- Abraham's two favorite Will Oldham records, "The Letting Go" and "Viva Last Blues".
- Before he began his music career, Will was a working actor.
- The film "This Must Be the Place", featuring music from Will.
- The alternate video for Kanye's "Can't Tell Me Nothing" features Zach Galifianakis and Will.
- Yes, that's Will as a police officer at the end of Chapter 15 of R. Kelly's "Trapped in the Closet" series.
Finally, Abraham's recent interview on WGN radio about Nerds On Tour and making a career as a musician.