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035 – Tip Of My Tongue: Cecilia Populus

035 – Tip Of My Tongue: Cecilia Populus

April 30, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Cecilia Populus is the editor of the music magazine On the Tip of My Tongue (formerly of Ears and Mouth), which also used to be the name of the music performance and interview show on San Francisco Channel 29, Public Access Cable TV that she produced and directed. MLR talks to Cecilia about the trials and tribulations […]

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034 – D-Rock: Derek Theron

034 – D-Rock: Derek Theron

April 15, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Derek Theron is a singer-songwriter from Boston MA, and a two-time ”Billboard World Songwriting Contest” award winner. He is the guitar player and vocalist for the rock  band “6S”, with Mike Sedani (bass) and Dave Perry (drums), named after the number of a rented studio room – as it rhymed with “success”. Derek’s songwriting vision […]

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033 – Shine (J)on: Jon Herington

033 – Shine (J)on: Jon Herington

March 31, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Jon Herington is regarded as the “guitarist for the stars”, playing with notable greats Steely Dan, Boz Scaggs, and Madeleine Peyroux. In his youth his high school band opened up for Bruce Springsteen, and he went on to study jazz and classical music composition in college. He was awarded a national Endowment for the Arts […]

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032 – Moon Hooch

032 – Moon Hooch

February 28, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Moon Hooch is a Brooklyn based collaborative trio featuring Mike Wilbur and Wenzl McGowen on tenor saxophone, and James Muschler on drums. They write their songs as electronic music, and then perform them using acoustic instruments. This approach produces music that is a fascinating combination of house, dance, drum and bass, jazz, world and classical […]

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031 – Children MacNuggits

031 – Children MacNuggits

February 14, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children MacNuggits. Part Two – Interview with Dan Abbott (guitar, vocals) and Corbett Redford (vocals), the talented musical comedic duo who make up the band, who have reformed after a 10 year hiatus. Today you could easily make comparisons to Tenacious D or Flight of the Conchords, but Bobby Joe […]

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030 – Bobby Joe Ebola

030 – Bobby Joe Ebola

January 29, 2011 | By | 2 Comments

Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children MacNuggits. Part One – Interview with Dan Abbott (guitar, vocals) and Corbett Redford (vocals), the talented musical comedic duo who make up the band, who have reformed after a 10 year hiatus. Today you could easily make comparisons to Tenacious D or Flight of the Conchords, but Bobby Joe […]

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029 – Riel Poetry: Erik Riel

029 – Riel Poetry: Erik Riel

December 29, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Eric Riel, is a poet, an IT professional, and an avid gamer. Eric describes his creative process, talks about his inspirations, tells us some funny stories, and reads selections from his poetry collection.  Poetry and music have a distinct connection, and so as an experiment we set Eric’s poems to music from Kevin MacLeod‘s Incompetech […]

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