Recent Episodes

028 – Music Has Colors: Aviv Cohn

028 – Music Has Colors: Aviv Cohn

December 15, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

Aviv Cohn, who goes by the moniker “the Widest Smiling Faces”, is a singer-songwriter from New York City who has released one independent self-titled album. Aviv talks about his experience playing with NY singer-songwriter David Peel & The Lower East Side Band, how he sees music in colors (a form of synesthesia), and we discuss work […]

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027 – Incompetech: Kevin MacLeod

027 – Incompetech: Kevin MacLeod

November 30, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Kevin MacLeod, a composer who runs Incompetech.com, one of the most popular Royalty Free Music sites on the internet, talks about his creative process, his business model,  the advantages of the Creative Commons licensing structure for composers and musicians, and why current copyright law is out of place in today’s age.  We also discuss life […]

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026 – Hot Fog

026 – Hot Fog

November 14, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

Hot Fog is a San Francisco metal band, a late 70′s early 80′s metal experience with elements of Iron Maiden and Metallica.  We talk metal music, listen to songs from their latest EP  Wyvern and Children First,  and even discuss the glory of Dungeons and Dragons! This is a high octane interview with all four […]

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025 – Sultan of Psychedelia: Powell St. John (2/2)

025 – Sultan of Psychedelia: Powell St. John (2/2)

October 30, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Powell St. John was in the Waller Creek Boys (with a young  Janis Joplin) while at the University of Texas in the early 60′s.   He went on to form the St. John the Conqueroo, wrote songs for the 13th Floor Elevators (featuring Roky Erickson), and helped to found the San Francisco band Mother Earth with Tracy Nelson. […]

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024 – Sultan of Psychedelia: Powell St. John (1/2)

024 – Sultan of Psychedelia: Powell St. John (1/2)

October 15, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Powell St. John was in the Waller Creek Boys (with a young Janis Joplin) while at the University of Texas in the early 60′s.   He went on to form the band St. John the Conqueroo, wrote songs for the 13th Floor Elevators (featuring Roky Erickson), and helped to found the San Francisco band Mother Earth with […]

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023 – Held In Light: Wendy De Rosa

023 – Held In Light: Wendy De Rosa

September 28, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Wendy De Rosa is a musician, author, and an intuitive energy healer.  Wendy talks about her musical background, her work as a solo artist and as a member of the Colorado based band Mosaic, and how she got into the world of energy healing.  A day after our interview I had a session with Wendy […]

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022 – An Interesting Life: Jason Everman

022 – An Interesting Life: Jason Everman

September 14, 2010 | By | 28 Comments

Jason Everman has lived a very interesting life, and he is just getting started! He has been in several of my favorite bands including Nirvana, Soundgarden, and Mindfunk, and  he has spent parts of his life as a commercial fisherman, a Nepalese monk, a bike messenger, both an Army Ranger and Special Forces soldier, and a student […]

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