it's trippy that i've known o (or, like, anyone, for that matter) for 20 years now, but it's true. we met when i was a freshman at uc irvine, going to shows at the stab you in the back records headquarters, and his band fluf used to play live sets on my college radio show - just set up in the record library and go to town. 20 years later i still love seeing o at shows and he's still in more than one band, still making all kinds of good music.
so i was super excited when i found out o was going to be on "yo gabba gabba" (a show we watch a lot at our house because i'm pretty sure my 4 year old and i enjoy it equally) with one of his bands, reeve oliver! a coworker of mine, dallas, writes songs and music for the show, and another coworker of mine, john reis, is on it too: he's the swami. talk about a triple whammy of radness. here's john as the swami introducing o (he's the one in black) and his band reeve oliver on a recent episode:
i mean, who DOESN'T like a good sandwich?