An Angels fan's guide to admiring the Jays w/ Riley Breckenridge
Spin Rate: A show about the Toronto Blue Jays
Fret not, Angels fans. If you're ready to abandon mediocrity for an up-and-coming, near-playoff-bound franchise, then this podcast is your keycard to the Blue Jays suit. In your room, Riley Breckenridge, drummer for Thrice and Angels loyalist who joins Drew today on the podcast, will undress your ears with his percussive drumming. The co-owner of Classic Grit, a baseball apparel store, shares his two cents on Anaheims' season and opines about the team's, seemingly, perpetual mediocrity. What can the Angels, and its fans, learn from the Blue Jays organization? At the intersection of Anaheim and Toronto, is Vlad Sr. What's it like having watched Sr., and now Jr., play? Lastly, Riley discusses Thrice's upcoming record, tour, and more!Follow Drew on Twitter: @DrewGROFFollow Riley on Twitter: @rileybreckCheck out Thrice's tour and record info!: https://thrice.net/Save 33% on an annual subscription to The Athletic by visiting: theathletic.com/spinrate Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Thrice drummer, Riley Breckenridge joins us this week to discuss baseball, including having NWA as his walkup music. There's also something about "The Devil's Dick", cheesy record producers and a bunch of praise for Hot Water Music.
Episode 205 is up and live now with my very good buddy, Riley Breckenridge from Thrice. Go check it out now and don't miss this one! Don't forget to rate and subscribe! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
EP135 is with special guest Riley Breckenridge of Thrice. We talk about the 15th Anniversary of Vheissu and the accompanying tour. We talk about how the band's sound has changed over the years, we talk about side project Puig Destroyer and more! Great conversation from one of my favorites. Cheers! For all things Thrice: http://thrice.net/ For all things Puig Destroyer: https://puigdestroyer.bandcamp.com/ Follow him on IG: @rileybreck Don't forget to like, share & subscribe and follow us on social media Instagram & Twitter: @RRBGPodcast Intro: "Firebreather" by Thrice Outro: "Of Dust & Nations" by Thrice Sponsors! Thunderking Coffee! Based out of Costa Mesa this coffee company brings you the best Cold Brew concentrates and beans roasted all locally in Southern California. Check out their products at: www.thunderkingbrewing.com Use the promo code to get 20% off your purchase at checkout! Promo Code: RRBG Saint Joints Check out our friends at Saints Joints providing the Pacific Northwest with carefully crafted Mixed Strain Joint packs. Featuring artwork from artists such as Skinner. https://www.saintsjoints.com/ Hella Hot Hot Sauce Check out Hella Hot Hot Sauce, based out of Santa Clara, CA, they collaborate with bands such as Gwar, Exhumed, Ghoul and soon Hatebreed. Delicious CA hand crafted Hot Sauces! https://www.hellahothotsauce.com/ PLEASE check out the Patreon page. www.patreon.com/rrbg Support the podcast and earn exclusive content like full audio interviews from Psycho Las Vegas from acts like Andrew WK, Red Fang, CKY and more.
How a Career Develops over Twenty Years with the Same Band | Riley Breckenridge
The 180 Drums Podcast
Drumming in the same band for the last twenty years is a unique situation that most of us drummers haven’t found ourselves in. Many of us started playing in bands with our friends, but have moved on to playing with different artists. Riley and his bandmates in Thrice have found out how to keep four original members happy and working as a team to make music they all love.
Riley Breckenridge dreamed of becoming a professional athlete, but after his prospects were cut short after an injury, he turned to drums. He achieved success with Thrice, a band that features his brother Eddie and their childhood friends from Orange County. Riley discusses the benefits and drawbacks about being intensely hard on himself; struggling to find an identity when the band went on hiatus; selling suits; feeling a "loss of gravity" after losing his father; and his own approach to fatherhood.
Ed Breckenridge and Riley Breckenridge (Less Art/Thrice)
The Peer Pleasure Podcast
Hello good people in of the Pleasure Seeker Nation and welcome to Episode 45! My boys from Thrice and Less Art join me for a great discussion about the new Less Art album "Strangled Light" as well as some insight into the new Thrice record writing process and progress. I love these boys and I know you do too. Check it out and like always, rate and subscribe on iTunes! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Thrice drummer Riley Breckenridge joins The Hurley Edition from the band's tour bus (3:10). Riley discusses the band's decision to tour as an opener for Deftones and Rise Against instead of headlining a tour (5:30) and the challenges that come with it. He also provides perspective on what it's like to release new music in the age of streaming services (11:25). He shares his thoughts on the major turning point in Thrice's career (16:40) before briefly discussing the legendary side project known as Puig Destroyer (22:10). Mike and Riley commiserate on being on the DL in men's league baseball (23:48) before getting into the woes of the Angels (25:40) and talking about the feeling of having Thrice's music play through some sports arenas around the country (29:27). Lastly, he recalls what it was like to play in Boston as a Lakers fan during Game 7 of the 2010 NBA Finals (31:15).See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Chapter 76: "Less Art, More Thrice" ...as read by Riley Breckenridge Riley Breckenridge took some time out of his insane schedule to come join the story. Yeah everyone is busy, but this guy... ...is in a little band called Thrice who is touring again: http://thrice.net ...has started a new band with members of Curl Up And Die, Thrice and Kowloon Walled City called Less Art: https://www.facebook.com/LESSARTBAND/ ...cohosts a music and baseball podcast with Ian Miller called Productive Outs: http://productiveouts.com ...started a joke side project baseball grind band called Puig Destroyer: https://puigdestroyer.bandcamp.com ...and produces his own music: https://rileybreck.bandcamp.com He is also an exhausted new parent trying to find his way. We discuss all his musical endeavors and even in- between band jobs. (He sold a suit to baseball phenom Mike Trout. Seriously.) Riley explains how touring is different than it was before being a dad and we go into the deep end of the pool about faith. Thank you Riley for taking the time and thanks Ian for connecting us. Also, this podcast has an exclusive Less Art clip for their song "Shapeshifter" that Riley was nice enough to let me push out there. Enjoy! You can watch this chapter on youtube if you'd like to see Rileys' Dodgers hat: https://youtu.be/4tvlriRzyvk Chapter 76 Music: Thrice - Hurricane Thrice - Black Honey Thrice - Hood On Peregrine Thrice - Deadbolt Puig Destroyer - Basebrawl Lesser Art - Shapeshifter (exclusive clip, thanks Riley!!!) Thrice - The Long Defeat As The Story Grows links: Help out at Patreon Follow on Twitter See what we're doing at Lavirra Productions ATSG Website ATSG Music and Merch Leave some feedback at iTunes ATSG YouTube Channel Join the Email List ATSG Facebook Email: email@example.com This chapter was edited by the amazingly helpful Bryan Patton. Thanks Bryan! https://twitter.com/bryanpatton84