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

Follow Pierce on Facebook & Instagram.



Direct download: PierceCraskRPP.mp3
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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

Follow him on Facebook & Instagram for more dates and info.


Direct download: FrostMoneyRPP.mp3
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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

Follow her on Facebook & Instagram!



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

Follow Johnathan Braddy Band on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram!

Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or


Direct download: JohnathanBraddyRPP.mp3
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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.

Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY

Direct download: JoshuaLoyalRPP.mp3
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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
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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"

Follow Matt F Basler on Facebook & Instagram for more info!


Direct download: MattFBasler2RPP.mp3
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Gulf Coast Records recording artist Tony Campanella returns to the show! I caught up with Tony at his home in St.Louis, MO to discuss his debut album TAKING IT TO THE STREET, working with Mike Zito, Gulf Coast Records, Release Party & much more. 

On this episode you'll hear:

  •  Taking It To The Street
  • You Don't Know

Order your copy today at

Join us at Blueberry Hill Duck Room on April 19th for Tony's ALBUM RELEASE PARTY with special guests ODDS LANE. Tickets available at, TicketMaster or the box office. 

Be sure to follow Tony Campanella on Facebook for more info!



Direct download: TonyCampanella2.mp3
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The other night I sat down with Mathias, DJ Mahf & Black Patrick of Earthworms! This was a real treat for me. I've been friends with Mathias & Mahf for a while, and both have been on this show. I wasn't sure if I'd ever have them on together talking Earthworms stories. We had a great time recording this episode. We get into a lot of the backstory, talk about their albums, Intellect MC & much more.

See them LIVE

4/12 Mathias, Black Patrick & DJ Mahf along with many others will be Intellect MC's memorial show at Way Out Club

4/26 Mathias & Black Patrick with DJ VThom at The Monocle for James Wavey/Capo Vinyl Release Party

Be sure to follow Earthworms on Facebook. Catch DJ Mahf scratching all over town or with his band My Posse In Effect- Tribute to the Beastie Boys Check out Mathias & The Pirates! Keep an eye out for Black Patrick solo album coming soon.


Direct download: EarthwormsRPP.mp3
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The other day I caught up with Hip Hop MC Retro Champ. We sat in a park outside on a nice Saturday afternoon enjoying the weather and recorded this conversation. We talked about his first performance, upcoming shows, his new BACKLASH EP, working with Freddy D'Angelo on his video & much more.

On this episode you'll hear:

  • 20/20
  • Rollercoaster
  • Feeling

Download Retro Champ wherever you're getting your digital music! 

See him LIVE

4/20 at Pop's Road to Pointfest

4/27 at The Firebird

6/1 at Fubar for Agitate The Airwaves Birthday show

Follow Retro Champ on Facebook & Instagram for more dates & info.


Direct download: RetroChampRPP.mp3
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Boom! Calloway Circus is back on the show! We get right in to talking about their brand new album, Release Party, meeting Tyler, their new video for "Gray" & working with JT Ibanez and so much more. 

On this episode you'll hear:

  • Kind to Myself
  • Gray

Pick up a ticket TODAY and join us at The Ready Room on April 12th for the Album Release Party with CIVL, Tri-State, Relyness & Biff Knarly and The Reptilians. $10. 

Be sure to follow Calloway Circus on Facebook & Instagram. Stream the tunes on Spotify. Download wherever you get your digital music. 


Direct download: CallowayCircus2RPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:26am CDT

The other day I caught up with singer songwriter Alexander Ruwe at his home studio. Like many of these, this was our first time really getting to talk and learn about what he's up to. We talk about his songwriting, his band, early influences & much more. 

We did 2 songs live acoustic:

  • Missin' Me
  • The Riverside

There is also an exclusive sneak peek at new song "Voodoo Girl"

Download some Alexander Ruwe music on ITunes or Spotify.

Follow him on Facebook, Instagram & Subscribe on YouTube.




Direct download: AlexanderRuweRPP.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:42am CDT

On the evening of March 12th, 2019 I invited my friends Andrew Ryan, Jenny Roques & Brad Noe to join me at the Naked Vine for my Singer Songwriter Storytelling Showcase. This is the audio that was record that evening. 

Listen in as they play their songs acoustic and share some stories behind them.

Be sure to download their music, buy an album, go see them live, support these wonderful artists!

Thank you to Naked Vine for their support!

Direct download: SS3.12.19.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:09am CDT