Jonathan Coulton Talks TwilioCon, Learning To Code and Justin Timberlake

By now you know the catchy tunes of Jonathan Coulton, and that he’s performing at this year’s TwilioCon. But, who knew that the nerd rocker also worked as a barista before becoming a software programmer, and eventually a full time musician?

We talked with Jonathan about his upcoming performance, how he first learned to code, his admiration of Justin Timberlake and what the old engineering adage “F**k It Ship It” means to a songwriter.
Listen to the podcast below, and grab your ticket to TwilioCon to see Jonathan play live on September 19th here.