DOSA HUNT: An independent short film by Amrit Singh. Starring Anand Wilder (Yeasayer), Ashok Kondabolu (Das Racist), Amrit Singh (Stereogum), Vijay Iyer, Alan Palomo (Neon Indian, Vega), Rostam Batmanglij (Vampire Weekend, Discovery), Himanshu Suri (Das Racist). Set in Manhattan, Queens, and a van decorated like an Indian disco.
In 2011, the Kondabolu parents went to the Bumbershoot Festival in Seattle and saw Hari do standup and Ashok perform with Das Racist. Spin Magazine was on hand to capture a few moments from this historic weekend.
THE UNTITLED KONDABOLU BROTHERS PODCAST EPISODE 1 IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD: http://kondabolubrothers.libsyn.com/. We discuss Das Racist’s breakup and Ashok’s previous interviews on the topic, both our appearances on Conan and…THE END OF THE WORLD.
STOP WEARING BLACKFACE. With Halloween fast approaching, here’s a reminder not to wear blackface! It’s my brother Ashok (aka Dapwell) talking about the time Das Racist confronted an Italian man in blackface during a show in Rome. Filmed during the Untitled Kondabolu Brothers Project on June 26th 2011 at the Theatre Off Jackson in Seattle.