Chad (aka Darth Aqueous, Dark Lord of the Fish) is a geeky high school English teacher. He primarily writes about geek music, with a focus on the fandom-y (it’s totally a word!) elements of the lyrics. He also produces a weekly podcast with interviews of geeky musicians. He currently lives in Gainesville, FL, with his wife and three cats, Parker (named after the character on Leverage), Anya (from Buffy), and Zoe (from Firefly).
In this episode of the Fandomania: Geek Music podcast, I talk to Shane Hall. In the interview, we talked about a whole bunch of things. I certainly learned a lot, which I’ll admit is something I’m sure I’m going to miss. Just give it a listen; Shane’s a Read More
Before I sign off for a while, I wanted to squeeze in a promo for an upcoming concert that I’m super excited about: Orlando Overdrive on April 22, 2017. I’ve missed having a big geek music concert down here, so it’s great that we’re getting one this Read More
By now you might well have read that I’ll be taking an indefinite hiatus from the column and the podcast. After this list, I should have one more, and that will probably be all I’ll be posting for quite some time. I’m not sure when, or even if, I’ll be Read More
In this episode of the Fandomania: Geek Music podcast, I talk to Trevakatha1ne. It’s actually a pretty short episode because he was on more as a fan than as an artist, although he’s working on some music. I decided not to include any music since nothing Read More
In this episode of the Fandomania: Geek Music podcast, I talk again to Robin from Bedford Level Experiment. In the interview, we talked about writing solo albums, politics and religion, Star Wars (warning: Rogue One spoilers!), Paul Shaffer, finding an Read More
[Audio clip: view full post to listen] In this episode of the Fandomania: Geek Music podcast, I talk again to Bluestreak. In the interview, we talked about a whole ton of things, especially his currently running GoFundMe campaign. It was simulcast, so Read More
I’m finally getting caught up on reviews, including two that made my Best of 2016 list. I thought having two weeks off from work would let me get completely caught up on everything, but I’ve been way busier than expected. I really need to stop letting Read More
In this episode of the Fandomania: Geek Music podcast, I talk to Shael Riley. In the interview, we talked about video game music remixes, a future Kickstarter, being clever, not finishing stuff, String Theory (the game, not the theory of the universe), Read More
Beyond the Horizon radio needs our help. They’ve been struggling financially for several months now, but Bluestreak (from The Show with BS) just recently lost his job. So in addition to the financial woes of the Internet radio station itself, he Read More
For this year, I’ve decided to include some geeky videos that aren’t necessarily musical. But don’t worry, there are plenty of new tunes to add to your Christmas playlist. So let’s get to it, then, shall we? Read More
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