Episode 160″- Ethan’s Archives: Jim “Kimo” West

Original Air Date – June 8, 2022

Dave and Ethan present an interview Ethan recorded back in 2011 with Weird Al’s longtime guitar player, Jim “Kimo” West, long before we lovingly know him as the Grammy Award Winning Jim “Kimo” West!

This week’s guest…

Jim "Kimo" West

Jim “Kimo” West has been playing guitar with Weird Al since 1982. He’s also known as one of the world’s top slack key guitarists. As a session musician, he has played acoustic and electric guitar on many Grammy Award winning CD’s, TV shows and feature films. His solo album, Moku Maluhia – Peaceful Island, was recently nominated for a Grammy Award. He also wrote and performed The Official Dave & Ethan’s 2000″ Weird Al Podcast Theme Song.