Episode 132- TOK

Joined by the guys of TOK on this episode. We sat at Suburban Pro Studios in St.Louis to record this radio gold for your ears. We talked about some of my favorite TOK songs, their favorite gig, Peeps music videos and more.

TOK is Bryan Basler, Spencer Markowski  and Matt Basler

Hear "Never Let You Go" and "Get It Right" on this episode.

Find all things TOK on Facebook & Twitter. Buy some music on TokandRoll.bandcamp.com.

See TOK live TONIGHT 10/28/15 at The Demo in St.Louis.

Direct download: TokRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:14am CDT

Episode 131- Denver Wade Trent #2

A bit ago I sat with my good friend Denver Wade Trent to catch up and talk about what he's been up to. We talked about being Ninja Turtles, a wedding he played, Playboy, and he played 3 songs live.

Hear him play:

John Mayer "Something About Olivia"

Seether "The Gift"

Zac Maloy "Early Morning Phone Call"

See Denver Wade Trent this week:

10/28 at Everything Wine & Cigar Bar in O'fallon

10/29 at Mustang Sally's in Troy

10/30 at Quintessential in St.Charles

10/31 at Everything Wine & Cigar Bar



Direct download: DenverWadeTrentRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:22am CDT

Episode 130- Sean Canan

Episode 130 I sit with Sean Canan and talk about some of his various projects including The Schwag, Falling Fences, and Sean Canan's Voodoo Players.

You can see Sean almost every Wednesday night at Broadway Oyster Bar with Voodoo Players. This Wednesday 10/21 they'll be playing Van Morrison music. Sean is at McGurk's every Sunday (for the last 7 years) with Falling Fences. 

You can catch him with the Schwag:

Oct 30 at Spookstock 11 at Ozark Outdoor with Aaron Kamm and the One Drops, Clusterpluck and more

Nov 20 at Ballpark Village for the Dead & Co afterparty

Nov 26 at Uptown Theater in Kansas City, MO

Dec 26 at 2720 Cherokee in St.Louis

Head over to Falling-Fences.com and pick up the new record on CD or Double LP Vinyl.

See Falling Fences Oct 22 at The Bootleg with Edward David Anderson and Chicago Farmer.

On this episode you'll hear "Little Ceresi" and "Sittin By The Fire" from the Falling Fences album.



Direct download: SeanCananRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:58am CDT

Episode 129-Cavo

The other night I stopped by Cavo practice to hang out with Chris, Casey & Andy. Brought along good friend Gabe Stroup (of Sky Burnt White) to help co-host. We had a great time talking about Surge, Back To The Future and new music coming out!

See Cavo Oct 23rd Acoustic at the Pageant with Meg Myers, Yelawolf, and friend of the show Matt Wynn opening. It will be a great night of music for a great cause as this show is a benefit for the USO.

Keep an eye out for BRIDGES the new CAVO record coming in early 2016.

Closing out this episode you can hear "Blame" and "We All Fall Down" from their Bright Nights, Dark Days album.

Direct download: CavoRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:18am CDT

Episode 128- Justin Luke

Episode 128 I sat with comedian Justin Luke at his home, and talked about comedy, mental illness, Kanye West, and more. 

See Justin Luke live at The Firebird 10/16 with Geoff Tate. 

You can also see him at his monthly show, Picnic Time, at Art Bar. The next show will be Oct 23. FREE SHOW! 9:30pm doors/10pm show. This month's lineup:
- Sarah Bursich
- Stryker Spurlock
- Ben Johnson
- Matt Monroe
- Ian Douglas Terry
- Zach Reinert

Hosted by: Justin and Andrew Mihalevich

RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1707065629525521/

Follow Justin on Twitter & Instagram!



Direct download: JustinLukeRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:44am CDT

Episode 127- Kenny Bahr

On this episode I met up with photographer Kenny Bahr in Kirkwood at Billy G's for lunch and we talked about our love of The Urge, El Monstero, & Greek Fire and a whole lot more.

Kenny had some very interesting stories about his experiences of shooting photos in Ferguson last year during the Michael Brown riots. He's also shoot some amazing concerts. If you'd like to see more of Kenny's photograph, head over to KFBphotography.com

See The Urge at The Pageant November 20 & 21.

See Greek Fire at The Pageant December 7.

See El Monstero at The Pageant December 18, 19, 23, 25, & 26.

Direct download: KennyBahrRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:10am CDT

Episode 126- Silent Hollow

The other night I stopped by Silent Hollow band practice to catch up with them and talk all things Silent Hollow. I had a great time getting to meet Zach, Drake, Rob, and Brent. We talked about their Connect Lost EP, talked about some of our favorite locals, and they even played live! Hear them play "The Fall" live acoustic on the show, pick up the studio version on their Connection Lost EP.

They are playing October 24th at Pop's with Nervous Pudding, OATM, System Slave, My Legacy My Ghost, Soundtrapp, Ky and The Yodees and more. $6. They've got a Party Bus for the night. If you're looking to party and a ride to Pop's, hit them up on Facebook and join the fun!

Pick up Connection Lost EP on SilentHollowMusic.Bandcamp.com

Follow the band on Facebook & Twitter.


Direct download: SilentHollowRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:52am CDT

Episode 125- Nothing Set In Stone

On this episode I hang out with St.Charles, MO rockers Nothing Set In Stone. We introduce the world to their new lead singer Justin, talk about new tunes, Coldcock Whiskey, and their big weekend coming up.

See Nothing Set In Stone LIVE

Oct 10 at Pop's for We Are United Presents: Divide the Empire Album Release Party with Divine Sorrow, Pirate Signal and Midnight Reville

Oct 11 at Cicero's with Saul, As Each Second Fades, Nervous Pudding, and One Day

You can hear new songs, and download them at NothingSetInStone.bandcamp.com. 

Check out their 6 song ARISE EP available on Bandcamp, Itunes, Spotify and NothingSetInStone.com.


Direct download: NothingSetInStoneRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:06am CDT

Episode 124- Connor Low Returns

On this episode I get to hang out with 15 year old guitarist Connor Low for his 2nd appearance on Rock Paper Podcast. He's an incredible young man, a gifted guitar player and even better person. We talk about some of Connor experiences this summer touring with his School Of Rock All-Stars band, playing with some legends, and he even plays a few songs live on the show. 

You'll hear his finger style arrangements of "Goodbye Blue Sky" & "Wish You Were Here" from Pink Floyd, and he also does a Beatles medley.

You can find all things Connor Low at ConnorLowMusic.com. Follow his Facebook fan page, Connor Low Music, and he's also on Twitter. Go head over to YouTube and subscribe to his channel to see some of videos.

Closing the episode you'll hear "Could You Be Loved" a Bob Marley cover from Connor and School of Rock student Race Simmons. If you like it, you can purchase a copy of ITunes for 99 cents!

Direct download: ConnorLowRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:52am CDT

Episode 123- Monkh

The other day I was scrolling through my Facebook and stumbled upon a video of this guy playing guitar with some loop pedals named Monkh, and I was blown away! I was able to contact him and booked him on the show. 

I sat with him at Doorway studios. We talked about his HEADLINES EP, his work with Hero Inside foundation, musical influences, and new Monkh music!

Follow Monkh on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube or find everything on Monkh.us 


Direct download: MonkhRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:29am CDT

Episode 122- Divide The Empire

Last week I stopped by Divide The Empire's practice to catch up with them and talk about the release of their new album Three Winters Vol 1. They're throwing a big party Oct 10, We Are United Presents: Divide The Empire with Special Guests Divine Sorrow, Pirate Signal, Midnight Reveille, and Nothing Set In Stone at Pop's.

The new record is great! You can hear a few songs right now at DivideTheEmpire.com. Closing out this episode you'll hear the single "Don't Know Anything." You can also hear an acoustic Rock Paper Podcast exclusive version of "Bridges" currently unreleased. 

Visit the guys on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Tell them what you think of the music and the show. Ask them for a ticket to the show Oct 10 while you're there to save some money.

Direct download: DivideTheEmpireRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:52pm CDT