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Posts made in May, 2016

Episode 224- Mark Brainard

Episode 224- Mark Brainard

By on May 29, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

This episode I sat with Mark Brainard to get to know him a little better. We talked about some of his upcoming shows, his new EP, influences and more. We also talked about food challenges & answer some questions from the fans. Mark even played 2 live acoustic tunes on this episode. Hear “Can’t Blame Me” & “Kerry” live acoustic, and “Outer Space” from the Mark’s self titled EP closing out the show. The Mark Brainard EP is now available on ITunes, so grab a copy of that! Follow Mark on Facebook to keep with more shows, or MarkBrainard.net for more information. See him LIVE 6/10 at Gaslight 6/25 at Atomic Cowboy Check out his official video for “Melissa” created by friend of the show Matt Basler (Tok). Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play below http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/MarkBrainardRPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave for some new records....

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Episode 223- Gabe Stroup

Episode 223- Gabe Stroup

By on May 26, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The other night I went out to Washington, MO to talk with my friend Gabe Stroup of Sky Burnt White about becoming a new father, upcoming shows and a bunch of our friends music. You can see Sky Burnt White LIVE 6/4 Homegrown Acoustic Show at America’s Tavern 6/18 at 300 State in Alton, IL with Divide The Empire, The Fade & Skyline In Ruins 6/24 at New Lingo’s EP Release Party with City of Parks, Isabella & New Lingo 6/24 at Rock Paper Podcast’s 2nd Annual Birthday Show at Broadway Oyster Bar with Mathias & The Pirates and Brother Lee & The Leather Jacakals Follow the band on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Buy their album EXIT STRATEGIES on SkyBurntWhite.Bandcamp.com. On this episode you’ll hear “Panic Button” Mathias & The Pirates “Casting Fire Ant Colony” New Lingo “Dare to Dream” City of Parks “Happy” Sky Burnt White http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/GabeStroupRPP.mp3 Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or...

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Episode 222- Leah Osborne

Episode 222- Leah Osborne

By on May 21, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The other night I was hanging out with multi-instrumentalist Leah Osborne. We talked about some of her previous bands The Boomtops & Clusterpluck, her passion for food and play 3 live songs. You can see Leah LIVE this summer July 29 & 30 at Beesonstock Sept 9 & 10 at Pickin on the Huzzah Follow her on Facebook & Youtube. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher & Google Play Music apps or click play below http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/LeahOsborneRPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop in St.Louis, MO for sponsoring the show. Go visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave and pick up some great new records. New music in every Friday! Live in-stores most...

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Episode 221- My Legacy My Ghost

Episode 221- My Legacy My Ghost

By on May 18, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

Last night I went over to Ambit Studios in Maryville, IL to hang out with the guys of My Legacy My Ghost. Had a great time talking about everything from touring, Deadpool, Nathan going to China, their first headline show, and when we might hear new music. My Legacy My Ghost is (Left to right): Drake (Guitar), Weaver (Bass), Matt (band graphic designer), Fox (Vocals) & Nathan (Guitar). Unable to make it Erik (Drums) See My Legacy My Ghost headlining the Demo on 5/27 with Conman Economy, Cuvi, The Cinema Story & Calloway Circus. Tickets are $7 in advance from the bands, or $10 at the door. Head over to MyLegacyMyGhost.bandcamp.com and grab their EP for free. Listen on repeat so you can sing a long at the show. On this episode you’ll hear “Invisible” & “Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost”. Follow the band on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Check out Ambit Studios on Facebook or Ambitaudio.com Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/MyLegacyMyGhost2RPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop in St.Louis, MO for sponsoring the Rock Paper Podcast. Head over there and grab some new...

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Episode 220- The Brothers Reed 2

Episode 220- The Brothers Reed 2

By on May 13, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The Brothers Reed return to Rock Paper Podcast to talk about their new album Monster In My Head, touring, country music, songwriting, and play 3 live acoustic tunes. Pick up their 2 albums SICK AS FOLK & MONSTER IN MY HEAD at TheBrothersReed.com. Available in physical or digital copies. Grab a shirt while you’re there too. Also available on ITunes, Spotify or Amazon. Here “Jake’s Song” on this episode from their Monster in My Head album. You’ll also hear “Ever Since You Found Me”, “Right By My Side” & “Unimportant Problem” that are currently unreleased. Expected out on their next record in 2017. See the LIVE this weekend in Wentzville, MO 5/14 at a House Concert (Details on their Facebook) 5/15 at Hwy40 Brews with Joe Bizelli & Maury Avenue Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. All other dates at TheBrothersReed.com Listen to the show on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play...

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Episode 219- Zagk Gibbons

Episode 219- Zagk Gibbons

By on May 13, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

I went by Gaslight off Kingshighway & Shaw the other night and sat down with Zagk Gibbons to talk about everything he’s a part of in St.Louis music. Zagk is currently working as Audio engineer for Gaslight. He run his own audio recording company called Loudhouse. He’s the drummer for the Miss Molly Simms band. He’s also a live sound guy for The Demo & The Firebird. We discuss all of these things and more and even answer some questions from the fans. I had a great time with Zagk hearing about all of his projects he’s working on. Check out some of the bands we mentioned in this episode: Miss Molly Simms Brother Lee & The Leather Jackals Maness Brothers Old Souls Revival Caveofswords The Leopard/ The Hush List Check out some shots of Zagk Gibbons solo the other night at The Demo. Photos courtesy of Drew Sheafor. Here one of Zagk’s solo songs closing out this show titled “Box with an X in it.” Hear more at ZagkGibbons.bandcamp.com Follow the Gaslight on Facebook or GaslightSTL.com for dates. 5/13 Old Souls Revival 5/18 Bruiser Queen 5/27 The Daisy Ad Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play below http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/zagkpp.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop in St.Louis, MO for sponsoring the Rock Paper Podcast. Head over there and visit them in the Grove and pick up some new vinyl every Friday. Check out their always growing local selection. Ask them about getting some of your music on the shelves. Keep eye an out for live in-stores almost every...

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Episode 218- The Cinema Story

Episode 218- The Cinema Story

By on May 11, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

A bit ago I hung out with the guys of The Cinema Story in a Denny’s to get to know them a little better. We talked about some of their influences, working on new music, answer questions from the fans and more. The Cinema Story is (left to right): Brenden (Drums), Keith (Vocals) & Jeremy (Guitar) See them LIVE 5/27 with My Legacy My Ghost, Conman Economy, Calloway Circus & Cuvi at the Demo Closing out the episode you can hear “The Opening Scene” form their first EP. Keep a look out for a new EP later this year. Also keep an eye for a date for Notes for Hope this Fall. Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or Rockpaperpodcast.com...

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Episode 217- The Fade

Episode 217- The Fade

By on May 10, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The other day I took a drive to Belleville, IL to hang out with The Fade. I had an incredible time hanging out with them at their studio. We talked about their upcoming shows, their EP, influences & sound and jammed 2 live songs. The Fade is (Left to Right): Devon (Bass), Anne (Drums), Ryan (Vocals/Guitar) & Christopher (Guitar/Saxophone) On this episode you’ll hear “Stealing The Moon (Live)”, “Light on The Mast (Studio)” and “Better of Us (Live).” All three songs are available on their Selft Titled EP now available on ITunes, Bandcamp, Spotify, TheFadeMusic.com or any live show. See them LIVE 5/20 at America’s Tavern 5/27 at Melt Follow the band on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/TheFadeRPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the Rock Paper Podcast. You can find them in St.Louis, MO at 4191 Manchester Ave in the Grove or 24/7 on MusicRecordShop.com. New vinyl every Friday! Follow them on Facebook, Twitter &...

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