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142. JESSE COLIN YOUNG: “Get Together”, “Dreamers” & Coffee!

Jesse Colin Young recently collaborated with the legendary Steve Miller on a new version “Get Together” in celebration of the song’s 50th Anniversary of The Youngbloods’ version hitting #1 on the Billboard charts. Jesse joins us today to discuss his incredible career, as well as his recent solo album “Dreamers”. About Jesse Colin Young A…

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137. Jake Shimabukuro – Rockin’ the Ukulele

Jake Shimabukuro first stunned the world nearly 15 years ago with his amazing ukulele rendition of George Harrison’s ballad “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”, recorded while he sat at Central Park and now has nearly 17 million views on YouTube. Jake is an incredible music artist; in fact Guitar Player magazine called him “the Jimi…

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134. HANNAH BAIARDI – Jazz/Soul crossover composer & musician

Hannah Baiardi advocates for youth in her new single, “What will our children say?” In this episode we interview Hannah Baiardi, a jazz/soul crossover composer and musician. She first discovered her talent for piano and songwriting at when she was just three-years-old! Hannah later studied jazz in college, releasing her first EP in 2018. Most…

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132. Ricky Nye – Blues, Boogie Woogie & New Orleans Piano!

In today’s episode we interview Ricky Nye. Ricky was born in Cincinnati and was bitten by the music bug at the age of five. Ricky began his performing career at age twelve with his family’s band, and his musical journeys on piano, organ & accordion have taken him through jazz (with internationally acclaimed guitarist Wilbert…

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127. AIR SUPPLY – The Lost in Love Experience – interview with Graham Russell

In this episode we interview Graham Russell of Air Supply. Graham Russell, along with Russell Hitchcock, formed Air Supply 45 years ago, and just released their latest album, THE LOST IN LOVE EXPERIENCE, an amazing compilation of their greatest songs performed live, including “The One That You Love”, “Here I am”, “Without You”, “Sweet Dreams”…

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94. Earth, Wind & Fire’s RALPH JOHNSON and Rapper FKM – Feel So Proud

RALPH JOHNSON is an American singer, songwriter, musician and producer. Johnson is a longstanding member of the band Earth, Wind & Fire.  Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000. Earth, Wind, and Fire were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California. FKM…

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92. Interview with Musician JORDAN GILLIS – including a LIVE performance!

  Jordan Gillis is a multi-talented artist who can both sing and play the guitar. In addition to performing cover gigs, he also writes his own music and provides guitar lessons to children and youth. He is passionate about using his skills and talents to give back to his community and plays the guitar at…

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83. Interview with Earth, Wind & Fire’s Verdine White – The Most Electrifying Bass Player in the World!

  Verdine White is a founding member and bassist for the legendary band, Earth, Wind & Fire, earning more than 50 Gold & Platinum albums and selling over 90 million albums worldwide. In addition, the band won six Grammy Awards and is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Verdine has been…

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77. ALAN PARSONS – Musician, Songwriter, Audio Engineer & Record Producer

Grammy Award winner Alan Parsons Alan Parsons is an English audio engineer, songwriter, musician and record producer best known for his work on The Alan Parsons Project. He began his career at the age of 19, where he worked at Abbey Road, assisting in the production of the last two Beatles albums. In 1974 he…

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