The other night I stopped in to talk with some friends of the show Phil Wright, Joe Capan & Sean Anglin and discuss their Grateful Dead tribute Alligator Wine. We talk about how the group formed, some stories of the Grateful Dead, upcoming shows & more.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • On The Road Again
  • Feel Like A Stranger

See them LIVE

5/10 Grateful Dead Night at the Ballpark at Midwestern. Acoustic Set 5-7 Electric 9-1

6/21 at The Boathouse

7/3 at Naked Vine for Dark Star Orchestra After Party

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Direct download: AlligatorWineRPP.mp3
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Singer Songwriter Taylor Steele joined me at Rhythm Music in St.Charles, MO to record today's episode. We get into talking about recording her debut album with her band The Love Preachers, stories behind some of the songs, share a couple live acoustic, release party and other upcoming dates. 

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Jeremiah (Live acoustic)
  • Searching
  • Lost Girl Blues (Live acoustic)
  • Was I Wrong

See Taylor Steele & The Love Preachers LIVE

June 6 at Harlan Hall with Amanda Anne Platt & The Honey Cutters

June 9 Album Release Party at Tuscan Hills Winery with Dani Flowers & Fiona Kimble

June 14 at Beesonstock

June 21 at Moccasion Creek Festival 

Aug 15 at Cedar Hurst Museum for Woodstock Tribute

Everything at, Facebook & Instagram!

Direct download: TaylorSteeleRPP.mp3
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This audio was recorded live at Naked Vine on April 9th during my Singer Songwriter Storytelling Showcase with Carson Mann (The Scandaleros), Jordan Slone (Hounds) & Hillary Fitz (Hillary Fitz Band). Listen in as these 3 share stories behind some of their songs and play some stripped down acoustic version of some of your favorites.

Join us every 2nd Tuesday at Naked Vine for Singer Songwriter Storytelling Showcase. Our next one is on May 14th with Billy Croghan, Tony Compton & Karen Choi. 

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Direct download: SS4.9RPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:07am CDT

Singer Songwriter Pierce Crask stops by to talk share his stories of starting out playing music, his upcoming EP Release Party, stories behind some of the songs & play a couple live acoustic. 

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Take You Down
  • Dangerous Girl
  • Brand New Cairo Blues Part 2

Find more Pierce Crask music wherever you get digital music!

See him LIVE

May 11th at Driftwood in St.Charles, MO for his EP Release Party

Every Tuesday at The Shaved Duck 630-9

Every Thursday at Sasha's on De Mun 9-12

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Direct download: PierceCraskRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:26am CDT

Over the weekend, I stopped in at Pop's Concert Venue before Road To Pointfest Hip Hop Throwdown to talk with Frost Money! We talked about his start into rapping, his first performance, share some of his music, talk new music, upcoming shows, being a father and much more.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Rockstar ft Stringz & Steve O'Brien
  • Turbo Thots

Find more Frost Money on ITunes & Spotify. 

See Frost Money LIVE

May 4 at Sonny's Bar

May 17 at Olympia Athletics 

June 1 at Fubar

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Direct download: FrostMoneyRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:49pm CDT

Suzie Cue RETURNS! The other night I stopped in at STL Style to record with Suzie Cue. We had a lot of fun talking about her new album, release party, stories behind some of the songs, her monthly show at Venice Cafe and so much more.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Better Off (Live Acoustic)
  • Tell Me So

See Suzie Cue LIVE

4/27 at Living Room in Maplewood

5/2 at Venice Cafe with Adam Gaffney & The Highway Saints & The Hollow Ends

5/11 at Album Release Party at Off Broadway with Bruiser Queen & Justin Johnson w/ Will Godfred

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Direct download: suziecue2RPP.mp3
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I took a drive to Crystal City, MO to meet up with Johnathan Braddy of Johnathan Braddy Band to discuss some of his story, growing up in a family full of musicians, early influences, to writing original music.

Johnathan played two songs live acoustic for today's show

  • Hometowns
  • Memories of You

See him LIVE

4/26 at Otis Cambell's in Washington, MO

4/27 at Hub's Pub in Bonne Terre, MO

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Direct download: JohnathanBraddyRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:05am CDT

Joshua Loyal of Loyal Family & Pop's Blue Moon joins me on today's show to discuss some of his career in St.Louis Music from his work with festivals, 2720, Pop's Blue Moon and now his new adventure with El Volcan.

We also talk a bit about his new CBD Space opening next door to Pop's Blue Moon, along with work with Wellbeing Brewing.

Check out The Warm Up at El Volcan on March 29th with

  • Quasar CAmp
  • Brennan England
  • DropJa
  • Atomix And The Vokalist

Don't miss Pop's Blue Moon's 20th Birthday Street Fest happening May 18th featuring live music from:

  • One Way Traffic
  • The Disco Techs
  • Bubble Vest
  • Katdelic

Find all things Loyal Family at, Facebook & Instagram.

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Direct download: JoshuaLoyalRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:15am CDT

Today's episode is St.Louis Singer Songwriter/Guitarist Chris Griffith. The other day I stopped by his home studio space to record. We talked about some of the stories behind his songs, growing up and finding music, some of his bands, upcoming shows and play some live acoustic.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • What's With Me (Studio)
  • New Ground (Live Acoustic)
  • Baby I Need You (Studio)
  • Down Here On The Levee (Live Acoustic)

Find more music & buy his album at or wherever you get digital music. 

See Chris LIVE

4/20 Main Street Remnants at The Wolf 

4/25 Solo at The Abbey with Ken Hall

4/27 Main Street Remnants at Picasso's Main Street

4/28 Solo at Picasso's Beale

5/18 Main Street Remnants at The Wolf

Find more dates by follow Chris Griffith Guitar, Main Street Remnants & Hot String Soup on Facebook! 

Direct download: ChrisGriffithRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:38am CDT

I stopped in at Suburban Pro Studios the other day, Matt F Basler happen to be there so I invited him to record a podcast with me. We talked about his upcoming EP Release Party, his podcast, playing "Smooth" by Santana & Rob Thomas 20 times & much more. 

On this episode you'll hear his single "Like A Bradford Pear"

See Matt LIVE

4/26 at The Bootleg at Atomic Cowboy for his Cassette Tape Download Code Release Party with Pono AM & Boreal Hills

6/15 at Off Broadway celebrating 20 years of "Smooth"

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Direct download: MattFBasler2RPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:00am CDT