Episode 183″ – Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz: Lights, Camera, Accordion! (Part 3)
Original Air Date – January 4, 2023
Dave and Ethan conclude their interview with longtime Weird Al drummer and archivist Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz. He reveals secrets including the never-before-shared origins of fan-favorite moments and behind-the-scenes procedures from the Ridiculously Self-Indulgent Ill-Advised Vanity Tour and more about his latest book, Lights, Camera, Accordion!: Eye-Popping Photographs of “Weird Al” Yankovic, 1981–2006.
Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz has been drumming with Weird Al since 1980. He’s also the official band historian, keeping meticulous lists and notes from his career with Al, and has amassed an unsurpassed collection of Weird Al memorabilia from around the world. In 1995, he created the official Weird Al website, which later became weirdal.com.