Note: This was originally part of a magazine project I was running a few years ago, but this interview has so much gold it deserved its own rightful digital home. Below is the edited transcript of the interview that took place in the summer of 2014, 7000′ feet up, amongst the glowing aspen trees.
Kevin: How does it feel being a vessel for music that fuels such a powerful movement?
Nahko: It feels good. It definitely feels crazy sometimes. Cuz’ I never really set out to do this, necessarily. And so I sit back and reflect a lot about everything that’s happening. It’s pretty massive. It’s so crazy to look back on my life and where I come from and go how the hell did I get here? This is so crazy.