This Song: A Giant Dog — ReRun

This Song

This Song: A Giant Dog — ReRun

Posted by on Oct 25, 2017

Austin’s A Giant Dog just released their third record Toy on Merge records. Listen as Sabrina Ellis and Andrew Cashen, the songwriting duo behind the band, talk about the power of Iggy Pop’s “Search and Destroy,” Regina Spektor’s songwriting and the origins of their partnership.

A Giant Dog is on tour on the West Coast!  Check out their tour dates here.

Check out A Giant Dog’s Studio 1A performance

This Song: Mark Mothersbaugh // Sabrina Ellis and Andrew Cashen

This Song

This Song: Mark Mothersbaugh // Sabrina Ellis and Andrew Cashen

Posted by on Mar 15, 2016

It’s an extra special, extra long,  SXSW extravanganza episode of This Song!  First Mark Mothersbaugh describes in vivid detail what is was like to see the Beatles for the first time on Ed Sullivan, and how he became the 5th Beatle, at least in his mind.  Then Sabrina Ellis and Andrew Cashen from A Giant Dog and Sweet Spirit talk about the the riffs and raw power of Iggy Pop, the songwriting of Regina Spektor how they came to write songs together.

Check out the Mark Mothersbaugh’s Myopia at the Contemporary Austin

Watch Sweet Spirit perform “Baby When I Close My Eyes” live from KUTX on VuHaus

Watch the video for A Giant Dog’s “Sex and Drugs”

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