Episode 299- Dear Genre

The other night I stopped in at a Denny's and talked with rock duo Dear Genre about touring with Bruiser Queen, naming the band, the evolution of Dear Genre, their new album Flower Puns, live shows vs studio recordings, their "Move" music video and more.

On this episode you'll hear "Move" & "Lucifer" available digitally at DearGenre.com

Be sure to follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram and keep an eye out for more dates coming soon.

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Direct download: DearGenreRPP.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:58pm CST

Episode 298- Gabe Stroup 2

Gabe Stroup of Sky Burnt White returns for his record 8th appearance. We talked about Sky Burnt White's show at The Firebird, what it'll be like sharing the stage with all of his friends, play a couple of rare songs and and more

Don't miss SATURDAYS show 10/29/16!

Orange Mark Productions presents

Sky Burnt White

Discrepancies

New Lingo

Apollo's Daughter

OATM

Conquer As They Come

6 Bands for $8

There will be many one time only special live performances, music video recording, a light show like none other and many more surprises.

On this episode you'll hear 2 unfinished & unreleased Sky Burnt White songs "Glam Rock" & "Victory." Closing out the a song from Gabe's previous band Sicklove "Avalanche."

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Direct download: GabeStroup2RPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:52am CST

Episode 297- Money For Guns 2

Last week I stopped by Will's house again to talk about Money For Guns. This episode we were joined by drummer Kevin Siebenaler. We had a great time talking about the new record ON THE EDGE OF LIGHT, their release party, stories behind some of the songs, have Kyle call in and much more.

Catch Money For Guns LIVE

10/27 at Planet Score for their Album Listening Party

10/29 at Blueberry Hill in the Duck Room for their Album Release Party with Soma & Accelerando. Be sure to dress up for Halloween Costume contest!! $8

On this episode you'll hear 2 brand new songs from ON THE EDGE OF LIGHT "Pure Electric Sound" & "Have Faith In The Machines".

Follow Money For Guns on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.

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Direct download: MoneyForGuns2RPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:54am CST

Episode 296- Mario Spina

Over the weekend I sat with my friend Mario Spina of Sky Burnt White in a park after enjoying some Taco Bell to talk about some of the old bands he was a part of, started playing guitar, and the party we'll be at this weekend

Come see Mario with Sky Burnt White SATURDAY NIGHT 10/29/16 at The Firebird in St.Louis, MO. Discrepancies, New Lingo, Conquer as They Come, Apollo's Daughter & OATM will also be there. $8 tickets. Be sure to wear your Halloween costumes! Don't miss out!

On this episode you'll hear "Isn't It?" & "Smoke" from the Sky Burnt White's debut record Exit Strategies. You can purchase a copy at SkyBurntWhite.Bandcamp.com or SATURDAY NIGHT's show!! Follow them on Facebook to keep up with more show dates and when you can expect some new music.

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Direct download: MarioSpinaRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:00am CST

Episode 295- The Green McDonough Band

The other night day I stopped in at Howards in Soulard to catch up with Laura Green & Rich McDonough of The Green McDonough Band after their gig. We talked about their debut album, songwriting, recording with Paul Niehaus at Blue Lotus studios, Big Muddy Blues festival and much more.

Follow the band on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Grab their record at TheGreenMcDonoughBand.com. On this episode you'll hear the 4 originals that Laura & Rich wrote

  • Bone To Pick
  • Don't Know Why
  • Blue Rain
  • Pretty Little Thing

See them LIVE

1st Wednesday of every Month at BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups 7-930

2nd Sunday Sullivan's in Belleville

Thursday Oct 27 at Hammerstone's

Friday Nov 18th at Wildey Theater

New Year's Eve at BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups

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Direct download: GreenMcDonoughRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:16pm CST

The other night I took a drive over to Lemp Brewery rehearsal spaces and met up with Jon Humphreys or better known as Mr.H. We talked all about his debut album titled MORE, his release party coming up, some stories behind the songs and everything in between.

See Mr.H and The Modern Historians LIVE

Thursday 11/3 at Cicero's with The By Gods, Four Arm Shiver & The Langaleers $10

On this episode you'll hear two live acoustic tracks we recorded standing outside of Lemp "Chattanooga Blues" & "Shaffer, TX" along with the album version of the title track "More (w/ Foothold)"

Pick up the album, shirts and stickers at the Release Party 11/3. It'll also be available digitally at his website. Follow Mr.H on Facebook for more upcoming dates.

Direct download: MrH_RPP.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:07pm CST

Episode 293- Beth Bombara

The other night I caught up St.Louis Singer Songwriter Beth Bombara about her latest record and some of my favorite songs off of that release, opening for Beth Hart at the Pageant, and her upcoming show!

On this episode you'll hear "In My Head" & "Heavy Heart" from her latest release titled BETH BOMBARA. Grab a copy at BethBombara.com or BethBombara.bandcamp.com on digital, CD or Vinyl.

See Beth LIVE

Nov 5th at Dead Wax Records in St.Louis, MO with John Calvin Abney & M.Lockwood Porter

Follow her on Facebook & BethBombara.com for more tour dates.

 

Direct download: BethBombaraRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:56pm CST

Episode 292- Voodoo Mama Fest

The other night I stopped by Leah Osborne's place to talk about this Voodoo Mama Festival she put together. She brought a long some friends that will also be a part of the festival.

Leah Osborne- Host of Voodoo Mama Fest

Lauren Busiere- Artist

Gavin Duffy- Mandolin

Cecily Well- Soul Much Water

I had a great time getting to know more about what all Lauren & Cecily are up to.

Closing out the show Leah & Gavin play an original song together.

Please join all of us Sunday Nov 20th at Broadway Oyster Bar. $10 Music from 2-12 from some of the best female singers in town:

Heather Manley
Emily Wallace
River Kittens
Bottoms Up Blues Gang
Miss Molly Simms
Blue Fruit Snacks
Chrysta Lynn and the Famdamily
Hillary Fitz Band

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Direct download: VoodooMamaRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:11am CST

Episode 291- Nate Gilberg

The other night I stopped by bassist Nate Gilberg's place to talk with him about his journey into St.Louis music. We talk about some of the bands he's involved with, play some of rare songs he was a part of and talk about all kinds of stuff.

Catch Nate with The River Kittens

Oct 28th at The Ready Room with Old Salt Union

Nov 5th at Off Broadway with Jack Grelle

On this episode you'll hear "Heart In Your Pocket" The Velvet Tones & "Across the Universe" Damon Davis and a Jam song Nate recorded with his friend Matt.

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Direct download: NathanGilbergRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 8:21pm CST

Episode 290- Rafe Williams

Last week I caught up with Comedian Rafe Williams to talk about some of the things he's been working on including STL Up Late, being a team member at the Improv Shop, and stand up comedy. We also dive into talking about SNL, podcasting, his character Ronnie Jenkins Trump, and so much more.

Find Rafe on Facebook to keep up with his dates or RafeWilliams.com (coming soon!)

See Rafe LIVE

Open Mic every Tuesday at Helium Comedy

2nd Wednesday every month Smackdown at Helium

Thursdays at Improv Shop

Nov 9th at St.Louis Public Library Brother Rafe's Travelin' Comedy Revival with Libbie Higgins, Bobby Jaycox & Tina Dybal.

Give his podcast Other Side Of The Tracks a listen!

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Direct download: RafeWilliamsRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:00am CST