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Chad Horstman, What Are You Listening To?

Chad Horstman

Horstman is the CEO of, an online lingerie and costume retailer.

When you put your key in the ignition and turn on the radio, what station would play right now?  The radio is pretty bad. I usually stream Pandora.

What's the first album you bought? Bon Jovi.

What's the first concert you saw?
Sonic Youth at the Electric Ballroom in Tempe on November 13, 1995.

What's your favorite concert you've ever been to?  Weezer, December 20, 1996.

What's the last song played on your music player? Haim, "Forever."

Preferred format: CD, vinyl, cassette, 8-Track or digital?

What's your favorite album? Weezer, Pinkerton.

Who is your favorite singer or band? Sunny Day Real Estate.

What band do you wish was still together? Nirvana.

Does you computer track how many times you've played something -- if so, what's at the top of the list? "In the Aeroplane Over the Sea," Neutral Milk Hotel.

What was your favorite new or new-to-you album from the past year? Grizzly Bear, Shields.

What one song would you play if you had a worldwide radio audience? The Dukes Of Hazzard theme song.

Who is your favorite local artist? There are so many good ones. Future Loves Past, Gospel Claws, Snake! Snake! Snakes!

What is your favorite local venue to see music? Crescent Ballroom or Sail Inn.

What is your favorite music video? "Buddy Holly," Weezer -- gotta love Spike Jones.

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