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FDBK Ep. 064 – Bar Etiquette Pt. 3 with Cody and Ashley


Bartenders Cody Budua from StarBar on West 6th and Ashley Haas from Bungalow on Rainey Street talk about: How and why they started bartending The bartender’s life Their pet-peeves as bartenders along with stories Bartending techniques Tips on how to get a hook at the bar Male bartender vs female bartender Quotes from the show: “You need to have your order ready.” ...

FDBK Ep. 063 – Dating, Nightlife, and Knocking Lungs Loose with Sheena, J and Marcy


The conversation about nightlife and dating in Austin continues. Make sure you go back and listen to Part 1: Dating, Nightlife and Nutty Buddies. With Sheena, J and Marcy on the panel, we discuss the following: What would be a definition of date we can all agree on. Why is it so hard to date in Austin? Meeting people in the ...

FDBK Ep. 062 – Cinco De Mayo Live at Holy Mountain


We celebrate Cinco De Mayo at Holy Mountain with B-Boy Queso, Isis, and Kenny Duet: We talk about the meaning/history of Cinco De Mayo We play a game of trivia How to properly take a shot (of tequila) We share tequila stories A boyfriend and girlfriend play Truth or Drink We do a Grito contest How not to celebrate Cinco De Mayo ...

FDBK Ep. 061 – Dating, Nightlife, and Nutty Buddies with Sheena, Tanya, and Big Will


Austin ranks in the Top 5 best cities for singles according to WalletHub. However, the dating scene is quite complex. With Sheena, Tanya and Big Will, we talk about: What constitutes a date: the language, dating vs hanging out The economics of a date and gender roles: who pays? The planning of a date The impact of alcohol in a date ...

FDBK Ep. 060 – The Ladies of D.A.M.E. Take You On A Journey


DJ Mahealani, DJ Shani and Queen Deelah are D.A.M.E. or Down Ass Mamas Elevatin’. We talk about: Their background and upbringing around music from Texas/Maui, Chicago, and Oakland. Their move to Austin and how D.A.M.E. was formed. Collecting records and how they consume music. How they take their audience through a musical journey at their parties. Their song request policy. Being ...

FDBK Ep. 059 – Dave Chappelle, Stevie Wonder and More Easter Weekend FeedBak with Steven, Darren, and Panda Vinci


Easter weekend was quite eventful! Dave Chappelle, Frederic Yonnet, Body Rock, Stevie Wonder and much more. Darren Griffin, Panda Vinci, and Steven DeBose recount their weekend. We talk about: Dave Chappelle’s performance at ACL Live Body Rock at Empire Control Room on Friday night Dave Chappelle’s After-party at Speakeasy with Frederic Yonne, Stevie Wonder, and his All-Star Band Stevie Wonder’s show: Songs in ...

FDBK Ep. 058 – Crew 54 Is That Group From The 254


M.O.S. and G-Christ of Crew 54 may have jumped into Hip Hop late but they definitely caught up with it. They have been bringing those raw lyrics on top of banging head-nodding beats. We talk about: How they fell in love with Hip Hop and met each other (great story there!) The beat, production process, the live shows The 54 ...

FDBK Ep. 057 – SXSW FeedBak with Micco, Paul, Chris, Obi, and SXSWhoa


SXSW 2015 has come and gone. We recap the festival with Micco Fey, Paul Erickson, Chris Burfict, Obi Ariguzo, and Marshall Wesney aka SXSWhoa from the SXSW Mafia: Preparations and expectations The Domination Team from GroupMe The Fader Fort and the Kanye rumor The lines at the various shows: General Admission, Wristband/Badge, Cash, VIP How the new technology impacted the festival ...

FDBK Ep. 056 – SXSVets with Mahogany Dane, Boris Wright, and the SXSW Mafia


SXSW 2015 is upon us! Mahogany Dane and Boris Wright have been involved with event production for years. Then we talk to the SXSW Mafia who is behind all SXSW-related announcements on Twitter. They share their insight on SXSW: Their passion for music growing up and transition to event production Their move to Austin The evolution of SXSW Interview with ...

FDBK Ep. 055 – Keeping It Soulful with Keeper


Keeper is a 3-member vocal group that was born from their friendship, and mutual of love of harmonizing and music. We talk about: Their background in music, singing and songwriting 10YR, L.A.X. and the birth of Keeper Their collaboration with Applied Pressure and other producers Songwriting and production Group dynamic and live performance How “Happy To Be Sad” got featured on ...

FDBK Ep. 054 – Shots Fired with DJ Kid Slyce and DJ BeatsMode


It’s the return of our first guest ever, DJ Kid Slyce, and he brought DJ BeatsMode with him. We talk about: How they got into Hip Hop What made them become DJs and how they got their names First gigs Song request pet-peeves and stories Crowd’s relationship with the DJ Top 5 DJs in Austin Quotes of the show: “[These people] ...

FDBK Ep. 053 – What’s Your Go Out Routine? with JJ and Eva


Going downtown is part of living in Austin. Over time, we all grow into a pattern, a routine: where you start the night, the multiple stops you make throughout the night. JJ and Eva break down this process and come up with rules/guidelines about: Pre-gaming/getting ready Where to park Good places to start the night off What drives the routine Where ...

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