Rip This Band Off
Featuring Bradley Ellis, Jeff Golick, Victoria Harmer, Kira Petersons, Dahlia Gallin Ramirez, and Bill Rousseau
Recorded: January 2010, New York, NY
Music: The Monolith; Billy & Dolly
What's an unknown band to do after pouring blood, sweat, tears, and its own money into making the most awesome record ever? The answer: give it all away. Outraged, one dedicated follower takes it upon himself to spread the word, one fan at a time.
Featured on KQED.org, San Francisco, April 27, 2010. Broadcast May 3, 2010 on KUT-FM's "O'Dark 30" (Austin, TX).
Visit Billy & Dolly's website here. Brad Ellis is a Brooklyn-based DJ and dancer. Jeff Golick is the former co-author of destination: Out, an MP-free music blog. A former employee of Arista Records and BMG, Victoria Harmer works in the hotel business in New York City. Kira Petersons is a San Francisco-based writer and editor. Thanks to Stephen Grant. Photo by Gabriela Hasbun.