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Posts made in July, 2016

Episode 257- Forgetting January

Episode 257- Forgetting January

By on Jul 31, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

A bit ago I was able to catch up with the guys of Forgetting January before their show at Cicero’s in St.Louis. We talk (and laugh a lot) about how they started, some influences, recording music and when expect to new music. Forgetting January is (Left to Right): Joe Mayhaus (Bass), Trevor Lawrence (Drums), and Andrew Wills (Vocals/Guitar) Closing out the show is their new single “The Ballad of Paul Revere.” Now available on ForgettingJanuary.Bandcamp.com Photo by J McKee Photography See them LIVE: August 6th at Pop’s with Inner Outlines, Discrepancies, Ashland & Apollo’s Daughter. Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play   Super excited to welcome Gaslight Studios on board sponsoring the show. Check out the studio on Kingshighway & Shaw. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. See Fresh Heir there 7/30 live in the studio. GaslightSTL.com Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave in St.Louis, MO. New vinyl every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com Also Thanks to Mo Game Con for sponsoring the show. Visit MoGameCon.com for details and tickets. August 13th 12-7pm....

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Episode 256- Ron Stevens & Joy Grdnic

Episode 256- Ron Stevens & Joy Grdnic

By on Jul 28, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

A bit ago I had the privilege of sitting down with Radio personalities Ron Stevens & Joy Grdnic. These have stories for days about working in radio, comedy, writing for WKRP in Cincinnati, own their own restaurant The Fountain on Locust and so much more. We also talk about their most recent project OnSTL. Head over to OnSTL.com and see what all their up to. The page is a great source for finding out about live music in town, interviews with some of the most interesting people in St.Louis, where to find all the FREE entertainment and so much more. Also keep up with OnSTL on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click play Super excited to welcome Gaslight Studios on board sponsoring the show. Check out the studio on Kingshighway & Shaw. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. See Fresh Heir there 7/30 live in the studio. GaslightSTL.com Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave in St.Louis, MO. New vinyl every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com Also Thanks to Mo Game Con for sponsoring the show. Visit MoGameCon.com for details and tickets. August 13th...

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Episode 255- Bobby Stevens

Episode 255- Bobby Stevens

By on Jul 27, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The other night I sat down with Singer Songwriter Bobby Stevens to talk about his start in STL Music, some upcoming shows, play some live acoustic, talk new music, and so much more. On this episode you’ll hear live acoustic versions -“I’m Home” -“Traveling Show” -“Chill Out Night” -“Lost and Found” Photo by J McKee Photography See Bobby LIVE 7/30 with The Wilderness at Jackal Fest at Atomic Cowboy. 8/10 Solo house show with Dubb Nubb 8/20 with The Wilderness at Whiskey War Festival at South Broadway Athletic Club Check out more songs from Bobby at his Bandcamp page. Also an option to pick up a copy of his Come One, Come All vinyl. Follow the Wilderness on Facebook & Instagram. Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click play   Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave in St.Louis, MO. New vinyl every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com Also Thanks to Mo Game Con for sponsoring the show. Visit MoGameCon.com for details and tickets. August 13th...

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Episode 254- Frank Pettis

Episode 254- Frank Pettis

By on Jul 26, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

A bit ago I sat down with Frank Pettis to talk about some of the projects he was involved in. Frank played guitar with STL Rock bands Six By Silver, Sicklove & Copperview. We discussed a little bit about each band, how life has changed with being a dad now, and played a few riffs on acoustic guitar. Also on this episode you’ll hear Sicklove “Breakdown” and Copperview “Yesterday”. If you’re unfamiliar with these bands, check them out! Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click play http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/FrankPettisRPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave in St.Louis, MO. New vinyl every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com Also Thanks to Mo Game Con for sponsoring the show. Visit MoGameCon.com for details and tickets. August 13th...

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Episode 253- Jackal Fest 2016

Episode 253- Jackal Fest 2016

By on Jul 24, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

Saturday I went by the Music Record Shop to see the Langaleers and Brother Lee & The Leather Jackals rocking a live in-store. I stuck around after the show to sit down with Danny & Josh of BL&TLJ to talk about Jackal Fest coming up. We talked about how the idea came about, how awesome all the bands on the lineup are and what to expect July 30th at Atomic Cowboy in St.Louis, MO. Jackal Fest includes Brother Lee and The Leather Jackals The Maness Brothers 4th City Rag Old Souls Revival Miss Molly Simms Dubb Nubb Cara Louise Band Gavin M. Search Parties The Free Years The Langaleers Rover Old Capital Boys Club Sister Wizard Kid Scientist The Wilderness Bug Chaser Grab tickets today! $7 HERE or $10 at the door. Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or Click Play http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/JackalFestRPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave in St.Louis, MO. New vinyl every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com Also Thanks to Mo Game Con for sponsoring the show. Visit MoGameCon.com for details and tickets. August 13th 12-7pm....

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Episode 252- The Langaleers

Episode 252- The Langaleers

By on Jul 23, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

A bit ago I took a trip to Festus, MO to hang out with the guys of The Langaleers. We sat at Main Street Music Club and talked about how they formed, where the name comes from, their new EP, how Howard Stern inspired a song and so much more. The Langaleers are (Left to Right): Cory Pruneau (Bass), Kory Meyer (Vocals/Guitar), Dylan Clubb (Guitar). Not pictured: Sean Kennedy (Drums) On this episode you’ll hear 2 songs from their new CREEPYEEPY album “Green Lightning” and closing out the show “Worrying The Night Away.” The EP is available on ITunes, Spotify, and Bandcamp.com. Grab a physical copy at any of their shows: 7/30 at Jackalfest at Atomic Cowboy with Brother Lee and the Leather Jackals, Old Souls Revival, Miss Molly Simms, The Free Years, 4th City Rag, Gavin M., Search Parties, Maness Brothers and more 8/5 at Main Street Music Club with Maness Brothers 8/20 at 5th Annual Whiskey War Festival at South Broadway Athletic Club 8/21 at Foam with Bucko Toby 8/27 at Schlafly Tap Room Follow them on Facebook for more information and dates. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/TheLangaleersRPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave in St.Louis, MO. New vinyl every Friday! Live in-stores on the weekends. This weekend Saturday 7/23 2-4p Brother Lee and The Leather Jackals & The Langaleers, Sunday 7/24 2-4p Justin Johnson of Pretty Little Empire & The Fog Lights. Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com Also Thanks to Mo Game Con for sponsoring the show. Visit MoGameCon.com for details and tickets. August 13th...

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Episode 251- Tree One Four

Episode 251- Tree One Four

By on Jul 22, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The other night a caught up with the guys of Tree One Four to talk about their formation as a band, some of their past bands like Remedy, writing and recording their debut LIVIN EP and so much more. Tree One Four is (Left To Right): Joe Foerster (Vocals/Guitar), Brian Burke (Bass/Saxophone), Rob King (Drums), Brad Millabeats (Vocals/Guitar) On this episode you’ll hear 3 Tree One Four tunes -“Life is Random” -“Rebels” -“I Love” All the songs are currently available on YouTube. See them LIVE 7/30 Firebird (Battle For Buddha) 8/24 Battle At Busch Stadium 8/27 Pop’s for Heatwave Festival Follow the band on Facebook for more information and dates. Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/TreeOneFourRPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave in St.Louis, MO. New vinyl every Friday! Live in-stores on the weekends. This weekend Saturday 7/23 2-4p Brother Lee and The Leather Jackals & The Langaleers, Sunday 7/24 2-4p Justin Johnson of Pretty Little Empire & The Fog Lights. Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com Also Thanks to Mo Game Con for sponsoring the show. Visit MoGameCon.com for details and tickets. August 13th 12-7pm....

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Episode 250- The Big Rigs

Episode 250- The Big Rigs

By on Jul 20, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The other night I stopped by to catch up with the guys of The Big Rigs to talk about their debut WHISKEY AND WATER EP. This episode we go track by track through the EP to give everyone a preview of what they have been up to. The Big Rigs are (Left to Right): Tyler Christiansen (Guitar/Mandolin/Vocals), Greg Clark (Guitar/Vocals) & Greg Jansen (Cajon/Vocals) WHISKEY AND WATER EP will be available on ITunes for pre-order on 7/21 and you’ll receive the title track “Whiskey and Water” with your purchase. PRE-ORDER HERE ON ITUNES! The full album will be available for purchase 7/29. Physical copies will be available at shows soon. See The Big Rigs LIVE Billy B’s in Kirkwood 8/8 Mike Duffy’s 8/19 Jilly’s 9/2 Follow the band on Facebook to keep up to date, keep and eye out for a EP Release Party hopefully coming soon. Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play http://traffic.libsyn.com/rockpaperpod/TheBigRigsRPP.mp3 Thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show. Visit them in the Grove on Manchester Ave in St.Louis, MO. New vinyl every Friday! Live in-stores this weekend 7/23 Brother Lee & The Leather Jackals and The Langaleers 2-4pm. 7/24 Justin Johnson of The Fog Lights and Pretty Little Empire 2-4pm.  Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com Also Thanks to Mo Game Con for sponsoring the show. Visit MoGameCon.com for more information and tickets. Check it out August 13th at Elks Lodge in Affton, MO....

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