Multi-Instrumentalist Kyle Ray stops in to talk about his work around town in a few different bands like Whiskey Raccoons, Adam Gaffney & The Highway Saints, Ruffneck Blues Band and more. We also discuss his work at School of Rock educating the youth in the ways Rock!

I had a lot of fun recording this episode with Kyle at Gaslight in St.Louis, MO. Be sure to check out and visit them on the Hill. 

See Kyle LIVE

12/29 Adam Gaffney & The Highway Saints at Canton Inn

1/12 Whiskey Raccoons at Silo Brewery in Cookeville, TN

Be sure to follow him on Facebook & Instagram for more dates & info.



Direct download: KyleRayRPP.mp3
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Singer songwriter Shaughn Uebinger & his wife Gina stop by the show to discuss her latest EP, stories of sobriety, upcoming tour dates, stories behind the songs & plays some live acoustic.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Six Utah Miners
  • Teardrops on Her Headstone (Live acoustic)
  • Metamphetamine
  • If I Fall (Live acoustic)

See Shaughn & Gina LIVE:

12/22 Westport Saloon Kansas City

1/12 Defiance Ridge Vineyard Defiance, MO

1/13 Point Labaddie Brewery

1/19 Brews Eureka Springs, AR

1/27 River City Opry at Off Broadway in St.Louis, MO

2/1 Wages West Plains, MO

Follow Shaughn on Facebook for more dates & information. 

Pick up his album wherever you get digital music! Physical copies at shows!

Direct download: ShaughnUebingerRPP.mp3
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Singer songwriter Karen Choi stops by to discuss her recent move back to St.Louis, growing up playing music, her latest record, her family, big upcoming show and play some live acoustic.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Nineteen (Live acoustic)
  • In The Morning
  • Mississippi River Heart (Live Acoustic)

Pick up her album THROUGH OUR VEINS wherever you get digital music or CD copies on or 

See Karen LIVE 

12/22 at Old Rock House performing a set of She & Him Chirstmas songs with Tom Blood also there will be Emily Wallace, Elliott Pearson, Mammoth Piano & Christian Smith

Keep with all things Karen on Facebook & Instagram.

Direct download: karenchoiRPP.mp3
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The other night I stopped in at The Pocket to record with my new friends Annie & Jess of to talk about all their work they've been doing to document and support St.Louis music over the last several years. We talk about how the idea started, putting on shows and what might be next for IWTAS.

Join them 

Friday December 21st at OFF BROADWAY for A CHRISTMAS SHERYL: A Tribute to the music of Sheryl Crow featuring Beth Bombara, Stacey Winter, AV & The Dirty Details, Jenny Roques & Friends. Special guest John Calvin Abney. Hosted by Kelsey McClure. $10 All Ages!

Find more information by following them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.


Direct download: IWTASrpp.mp3
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Drummer Mike Murano joins me to discuss his work with some projects like The Mighty Pines, The People's Key, Transmatter Express, Sean Canan's Voodoo Players, Southern Exposure & Funkify Your Life: A Tribute to The Meters.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Transmatter Express "Sudden Motion"
  • The People's Key "Ancient Astronauts"

See Mike LIVE

12/22 Southern Exposure at Broadway Oyster Bar

12/26 Sean Canan's Voodoo Players play Prince at Broadway Oyster Bar

12/31 The Mighty Pines with Hillary Fitz Band at The Ready Room


Direct download: MikeMuranoRPP.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:59am CDT

Al Holliday of Al Holliday & The East Side Rhythm Band returns to the show to discuss their brand new album 4963, their recent trip to The Netherlands & much more.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Ain't No One Got A Good Thing
  • Lady On The Street
  • Funky Butt Brass Band "Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin" ft Al Holliday (Albert King cover)
  • That Bird Has Flown

See Al Holliday LIVE

Dec 14th at Off Broadway with Funky Butt Brass Band for Brasstravaganza

Dec 22 Southern Exposure at Broadway Oyster Bar

Jan 17 at Joe's Cafe 

Jan 26 at Off Broadway Rock The Spectrum: Benefit for Giant Steps of St.Louis with Cree Rider Family Band, Bottoms Up Blues Gang & School Of Rock

Direct download: AlHolliday3RPP.mp3
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Surco returns to the show to discuss their brand new debut album VOL 1 along with their release party. We give you a sneak peek at what they've been up to and talk stories of the studio and behind the music. 

See them LIVE

12/15 at The Bootleg at Atomic Cowboy for Winter Disco 3/Album Release Party with Brother Francis & The Soultones

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Liftoff
  • Back Again
  • Sneak Diss (Live)

Physical copies of VOL 1 will be available at shows. Digitally everywhere 12/15. Be sure to keep with Surco on Facebook & Instagram.

Direct download: surco2RPP.mp3
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Rockers Inner Outlines return to the show to discuss their brand new album PERSPECTIVES, debut a new song and video! We get into talking about recording with Kevin Gates at REACH Audio, stories behind the songs, the Release Party and much more. 

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Halo
  • Still Waiting
  • Reincarnate

Don't miss the ALBUM RELEASE PARTY happening December 15th at Pop's in Sauget, IL with special guests The Many Colored Death, Goodtimes & Company, Tri-State, Apollo's Daughter & The Skagbyrds.

You can head over to TODAY and pre-order the album and receive a FREE ticket to the show! PERSPECTIVE available everywhere on 12/14/18.


Direct download: InnerOutlines3RPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:54am CDT

In November, I invited my friends and St.Louis singer songwriters Mattie Schell, Sean Kimble & Nick Gusman to join me at Naked Vine for this month's Singer Songwriter Storytelling Show. We had so much fun this evening! The following audio is the live recording of that night!

Big thanks to Naked Vine for their continued support! Thanks to Dan Kelley for his help recording these shows. 

Be sure to check out Mattie in her group River Kittens. EP available everywhere you get your music. 

Follow Sean in his band Brother Lee & The Leather Jackals

Pick up Nick Gusman's debut album now on Vinyl, CD & Digitally.

Direct download: SingerSongwriter11.13.18.mp3
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Last night I stopped in to visit some friends Phil & Jack Wright to talk about their upcoming party 13th Annual Phillip-A-Looza to help fight ALS. You'll hear all the details, the stacked lineup, we also talk in depth about their personal connection to ALS, and even get them to play LIVE!

On this episode you'll hear:

  • The Scandaleros "City Girls"
  • Jack Wright ft Phil Wright "Air Mattress"

Don't miss PHILLIP-A-LOOZA Dec 7th & 8th at Old Rock House in St.Louis, MO

Tickets now available on

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Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram!

I’m very proud to say this show is now sponsored by Hess Van Schlemer Metalworks. Give them a call for all of your metal working needs.   Visit them at 

Direct download: Phillipalooza4RPP.mp3
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