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Posts made in August, 2016

Episode 274- Daryl Hance

Episode 274- Daryl Hance

By on Aug 31, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

Last night Daryl Hance & Cameron Weeks were passing through on tour and asked them to stop by my house to talk about the new album, life on the road, starting a band with JJ Grey, and play some live acoustic. You can see them LIVE in St.Louis Wednesday 8/31 at San Loo with Magico. Full list of tour dates at DarylHance.com. Cameron Weeks (Drums) & Daryl Hance (Guitar & Vocals) On this episode you’ll hear: “With The Tide” “Here She Comes (live acoustic)” “I Don’t Know (live acoustic)” “Vibrational Reprise” The live acoustic tunes are currently unreleased but expected to appear on Daryl’s next album. The studio tracks are from Daryl’s latest release WILD BLUE IRIS available about everywhere including DarylHance.com. Be sure to follow him on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music or click play below Thank you to Gaslight in St.Louis, MO for all of their support with this show and local music! If you haven’t been by there yet, head over to GaslightSTL.com and book a tour to come take a look around. There are a lot of opportunities to see some amazing bands there like 8/31 Defeated County, 9/1 Les Gruff & The Billy Goat or 9/7 The Leonas & Dagmar.  Follow them on Facebook, Twitter &...

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Episode 273- Chad Daniels

Episode 273- Chad Daniels

By on Aug 26, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

A while back I was able to catch up with one of my favorite Comedians, Chad Daniels, at the St.Louis Funny Bone. I had a great time talking comedy, his family, the road and everything in between. Buy some of Chad’s albums, and check out his special for free on YouTube. Follow Chad on Facebook & Twitter. Find out when Chad is coming to your town at ChadDaniels.com. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, TuneIn apps or click play Thank you to Gaslight in St.Louis, MO (Kingshighway & Shaw) for sponsoring the show. Head over to GaslightSTL.com and book yourself a tour if you haven’t been by there yet. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. See Blastar there on...

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Episode 272- Dance Floor Riot

Episode 272- Dance Floor Riot

By on Aug 22, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The other night I caught up with Mike, Brandon & Dan of Dance Floor Riot. We talked about everything from how they formed, how they chose songs, to their big trip to Las Vegas coming up. Members of Dance Floor Riot (Left to Right): Dan Strain (Bass/Vocals), Mike Alexander (Vocals) & Brandon Wicks (Vocals) Dance Floor Riot is currently raising some funds to help them out with this opportunity to play the Tropicana Lounge in Las Vegas. If you’d like to help them out with their travels, click this link! You can get some great perks like even getting your own private DFR show. Check out some of their tracks from their album UNDER THE COVERS on this episode, “Gangsta’s Paradise” and “Scream.” You can hear the rest of the album on their website DANCEFLOORRIOT.com You can see them LIVE 9/2-5 at Tropicana Lounge in Las Vegas 9/16 at Arnold Days in Arnold, MO 10/29 at Lemp Mansion in St.Louis, MO Follow the band on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram to keep up with dates. Book them for your next event, Wedding or birthday party! Everything else at DANCEFLOORRIOT.com Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Itunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, TuneIn apps or click play Thank you to Gaslight in St.Louis, MO (Kingshighway & Shaw) for sponsoring the show. Head over to GaslightSTL.com and book yourself a tour if you haven’t been by there yet. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. See Blastar there on...

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Episode 271- BaldEagleMountain

Episode 271- BaldEagleMountain

By on Aug 22, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

Very excited to welcome BaldEagleMountain to the show! These veterans of the local scene are quickly making a name of themselves in this new project. Get to know the band & hear 4 songs from their upcoming album. BaldEagleMountain is (Left to Right):  Dave Lowe (Drums), Adam Barr (Vocals/Guitar), Bob Nelson (Guitar) & Rick Harmon (Bass) We talk about their start, answer questions from the fans, talk about sharing the stage with some amazing bands, and much more. You’ll also hear on the is episode… “Shredder” “Tire Iron to the Face” “P. Wonderly Mine” & “Not Your Parents” Grab some tunes at BaldEagleMountain1.Bandcamp.com See them LIVE Friday 8/26 at The Duck Room at Blueberry Hill with The Delta Saints Follow the band on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, TuneIn apps or click play Thank you to Gaslight in St.Louis, MO (Kingshighway & Shaw) for sponsoring the show. Head over to GaslightSTL.com and book yourself a tour if you haven’t been by there yet. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. See Blastar there on...

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Episode 270- The Vondrukes

Episode 270- The Vondrukes

By on Aug 21, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

A bit ago I caught up with The Vondrukes at their band practice to talk about their new album, the release party, how they formed, the story behind the name and so much more. The Vondrukes are (Left to Right): Bob McKee (Vocals/Guitar), Jason Kettler (Guitar), James Baker (Drums), Allison Williamson (Vocals) & Jeff Griswold (Vocals/Bass). Not pictured: Justin Ellis (Trumpet/Keys). We preview the new album ON THIS RIDE TOGETHER on this episode. You’ll hear the first two tracks “Soul I Sold” & “Next Lifetime”. The album will be available for purchase at their Release Party 8/27/16, or your favorite local record store. See them LIVE 8/27 at OFF BROADWAY in St.Louis, MO with Grace Basement & Adam Reichmann. The show is FREE!! courtesy of Logboat Brewing. 7:30 doors 8:00 show. Follow The Vondrukes on Facebook for more information. Grab some of their other songs at TheVondrukes.Bandcamp.com or  TheVondrukes.com Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, TuneIn apps or click play Thank you to Gaslight in St.Louis, MO (Kingshighway & Shaw) for sponsoring the show. Head over to GaslightSTL.com and book yourself a tour if you haven’t been by there yet. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. See Blastar there on...

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Episode 269- The Daisy Ad 2

Episode 269- The Daisy Ad 2

By on Aug 20, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

This episode was recorded LIVE from Jackal Fest on July 30th inside the green room of the The Bootleg at Atomic Cowboy. You’ll hear a bit of Boys Club sound checking in the background. I was joined by some familiar faces to talk about a big show coming up for The Old Souls Revival, The Daisy Ad & Mt. Thelonious on August 27th at Old Rock House.  Don’t miss this show! Left to Right: Dylan Doughty (Keys), Jeremy Reidy of Old Souls Revival (Drums), Tony Bertoglio (Bass) & Gavin McNutt (Vocals/Guitar) On this episode you’ll also hear The Old Souls Revival “I Will Let You In” The Daisy Ad “Let Down (Live)” To hear more songs check them out on Bandcamp.com. Follow the bands on Facebook & Instagram. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music & TuneIn apps or click play Thank you to Gaslight for sponsoring the Rock Paper Podcast. Head over to GaslightSTL.com and take a look at whats going on over there. Call and book a tour! Also big thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show! Shop online 24/7 at...

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Episode 268- The Leonas

Episode 268- The Leonas

By on Aug 19, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

MThe other night I caught up with folk duo The Leonas to talk about their new album, their release party, their name, how they met and so much more. The Leonas are Steph Plant (Left) & Sarah Vie (Right) On this episode you’ll hear clips of 2 songs from their new album FORBIDDEN FRUIT including the title track “Forbidden Fruit” & “Mushroom Lullaby” then closing out the show you’ll hear “What Are You Waiting For?” Grab a copy of FORBIDDEN FRUIT on LeonasMusic.com, Bandcamp & ITunes on Friday 8/19. Videos courtesy of The Leonas Facebook page. Go give them a LIKE! See them LIVE 8/19 at Blank Space Album Release Party performing the album twice 930p & 1130p 9/7 at Gaslight with Dagmar Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, TuneIn or ROCKPAPERPODCAST.com Thank you to Gaslight for sponsoring the Rock Paper Podcast. Head over to GaslightSTL.com and take a look at whats going on over there. Call and book a tour! Also big thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show! Shop online 24/7 at...

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Episode 267- Traveler

Episode 267- Traveler

By on Aug 17, 2016 in Episodes | 0 comments

The other night I sat down with the guys of Traveler to get to know them better. They have a new lineup, a new album and new shows! Traveler is (Left to Right): Lyle Schmitz (Vocals/Guitar), Jordan Hageman (Guitar/Vocals), Landon Boyd (Bass/Vocals) & Alex Kennedy “*Not Pictured* (Drums) We also talk about how the band came to be, influences, and how much we love St.Louis. On this episode you’ll hear “Growing Pains” & “Disappear Here” from their SOMETHING BLUE album. Grab a copy on TravelerSTL.bandcamp.com or Spotify. See them LIVE 9/27 at Fubar with Thank You Scientists & Apollo’s Daughter 10/14 at Heavy Anchor with Ben Diesel Follow Traveler on Facebook, Twitter @TravelerSTL  & Instagram @TravlerSTL Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, TuneIn apps or click play Thank you to Gaslight for sponsoring the Rock Paper Podcast. Head over to GaslightSTL.com and take a look at whats going on over there. Call and book a tour! See Music Embryo there 8/13 7pm. Also big thanks to Music Record Shop for sponsoring the show! Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com. Stop by 8/14 to see Carson Mann live in-store 2-4pm....

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