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Asa is a cinematography major at Emerson College in Boston, but is originally from Windham, ME. In addition to being a pop punk and hardcore enthusiast, he rides and films BMX, takes artsy vintage photography, and plays with really expensive film equipment. He's responsible for some of the graphics on The Daily Slice, occasionally acts as Tori's cameraman, and writes reviews of the best up-and-coming pop punk and hardcore acts in the scene today. If you're a band/musician in the Boston, MA or Portland, ME areas looking to shoot an inexpensive music video, shoot Asa an email!

Interview with Mike of Pentimento

“I’ve never had faith in a Pentimento record like I have in this one.” – Mike Hansen

We had the opportunity to chat with Mike Hansen, the drummer of Pentimento, in their van at the Middle East, in Cambridge on the Boston date of their first headliner tour with Better Off and A Will Away. We talk about pizza, tour, and their new full-length album. Check it out below!

The Daily Slice: What’s your name, what do you do in the band, and where’s the best place to get pizza in your hometown?

Mike Hansen: My name’s Mike, I play drums in Pentimento and the best place to get pizza in my hometown is a little shop in the neighborhood I grew up in called Metro Pizza. It does have the best pizza on the planet. I’ve been some places, not everywhere, but a lot of places and I’ve tried pizza in each of those places at some point and it doesn’t get any better than Metro Pizza. So there it is.

TDS: Favorite type?

MH: I just need a cheese. A plain cheese pizza is good for me. There’s something about how simple it is. They’ve perfected the pizza slice. Continue reading Interview with Mike of Pentimento

The Daily Slice Launches Webstore to Continue Running

Click here to visit our new merch store!

Help The Daily Slice stay alive and rock some of our super limited edition hand screen printed merch designs! In order for us to keep doing what we’re doing, we need to raise some funds to maintain our website. We designed some TDS merchandise to try and offset the costs as best as we can, so if you love music, pizza, or can relate to our income-less passion, please consider picking up a shirt.

All purchases will come with surprise stickers and buttons that we’ve collected from bands along the way, as well as a personalized hand-written thank you note.

We can’t put our gratitude into words. Thank you so much for your continued support.


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