Episode 198: REPOST Midtown w/ Rob Hitt

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This is a REPOST of Episode 87 where I interviewed Rob Hitt about Midtown and this is what we chatted about.

  • Constantly playing a song on repeat
  • The bands that influenced Midtown
  • Writing really high notes in Lanemeyer
  • His first band which wasn’t Professor Plum
  • Meeting Josh from Humble Beginnings
  • How Midtown formed
  • Gabe’s usage of big words in songs
  • Buying CDs with friends and dubbing them for each other
  • Jay Pinball
  • New Found Glory
  • Their first album being amazing
  • Vinnie from I am the avalanche singing background on a Midtown song
  • Fenix TX and Drive-Thru Records
  • Almost getting fired from the band
  • Being roommates with Max Bemis
  • And a ton more

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