Episode 17

Published on:

28th Jun 2022

Dan Bern (Part 2 of 2: Energies and Outlets)

It’s the season finale of ‘All Your Days,’ part two of my conversation with Dan Bern. We talk about the ways songs come into being, and sometimes try to slip away, the difference between the big ones and the topical singles, fatherhood, the pandemic, ‘Hunkered in the Bunker,’ and more.

Clips in this episode:

  1. Dan Bern: Art On the Run - Joe's Pub, 2011
  2. Dan Bern: I Get My Money From the NRA - 2022
  3. Dan Bern: Quarantine Me - 2020
  4. Dan Bern: Hunkered in the Bunker - Quarantine Me, 2020
  5. Dan Bern: Regent Street - Regent Street, 2019
  6. Dan Bern and Lulu Bern: Satie - 4 Feet Tall and Rising, 2021
  7. Dan Bern: Simple - Smartie Mine, 1999
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About the Podcast

All Your Days
A podcast about creativity, art, work, crisis, and persistence.
'All Your Days' is a weekly podcast and newsletter featuring conversations, essays, reviews and roundups with a focus on creativity, art, work, crisis, persistence, and how creative lives transform over time.

Host: James O'Brien

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James O'Brien

James O’Brien is a studio recording artist who toured the U.S. and the U.K. from 1998–2004 playing politically aware rock and roll, sometimes solo and sometimes with a band. In 2017, after a 13-year hiatus, he began to release new material again, and in 2022 he became the host of 'All Your Days — The Podcast'.