AMOEBLOG: How'd you end up working at Amoeba Music Hollywood and what exactly is your job there?
TIM LATHAM: I brought my resume in for a good few months (at least five times) and they told me to keep bringing it in and to bug the shit out of them. I've worked there for about 3 months and I work in the new rock section.
AMOEBLOG: What makes working at Amoeba unique compared to other jobs you've had?
TIM LATHAM: Working at Amoeba Music is unique for a bunch of reasons: [one] being no uniforms. We just wear red stickers to tell us apart from the customers. And Amoeba Music is very chill and laid back and like a HUGE family.
AMOEBLOG: When not working at Amoeba, what other things do you do?
TIM LATHAM: When not working at Amoeba I come to Ameoba and look through soul 45s and CDs to make mix CDs. I also do marketing and promotions for DJs and labels...I work for (help) redbird( Mr Timothy Husom) and work with artists and groups such as Ladytron and the Divics.
AMOEBLOG: What are the top three Items at Amoeba Music in your department this past week that people are seeking out?
1) Spoon - Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga - recent sixth album from Austin band
2) Interpol Our Love to Admire (Capitol)
3) Yeah Yeah Yeahs
AMOEBLOG: How would you describe the LA music scene to people who know nothing about LA?