EugCast Episode 11: Dan Schmid

Season 1, Episode 11,   Nov 14, 2019, 01:00 AM

In this episode, Adam Wendt talks with bassist, artist, and food industry veteran, Dan Schmid.  Dan moved to Eugene to attend the University of Oregon in the 1980s, and in the decades since has been an active member of the local and national music scene from the Jazz Greats to the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies. Dan takes EugCast listeners on a tour of the 80s and 90s Eugene “bohemian” scene like a raccoon on LSD.  He talks about Lenny’s Nosh Bar, underground music venues, the importance of meeting spaces, and opportunities for artists to connect.
Dan talks about playing shows at the WOW Hall, Max’s Tavern, and local underground venues.  He also talks about touring the world in support of the album Zoot Suit Riot .

About EugCast:
EugCast is a volunteer-powered, cooperative chit-chat where we talk with people who may or may not live in the Eugene, Oregon area. We think they have some really cool stories to share, but we’ll leave that up to you, the listener, to decide!

EugCast is recorded at Trifoia in Eugene Oregon!