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Posts made in April, 2017

Episode 391 – NOWAKE

Episode 391 – NOWAKE

By on Apr 28, 2017 in Episodes |

Hannibal rockers NOWAKE met me at Denny’s in Troy, MO to talk about their new album, release party, recording, stories behind the songs & more. NOWAKE is AJ (Drums), Sean (Guitar) & Mark (Vocals) Pre-order the album AN ACT OF DEFIANCE on ITunes starting 4/28. PRE-ORDER HERE The album official release is 5/5. Then join us at for the PARTY! 5/13 at Mark Twain Brewing Company in Hannibal, MO with special guests Dark Below & Capisce On this episode you’ll hear 3 new songs Gone Redline Deviate Follow NOWAKE on Facebook & Instagram for more information & dates. NOWAKEmusic.com See them LIVE 5/26 Club Impulse Columbia, MO 6/30 Tanyard Gardens Hannibal, MO 7/16 Finn’s Food & Spirits Hannibal, MO 7/27 The Firebird St.Louis, MO Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to Gaslight for their support sponsoring the show. Come check it out! 4/27 see Emily Wallace, Hillary Fitz and Irene Allen there for Unplugged By Jack. SWEETTALKER will be ther 5/7. Reach out and see about getting your band in the studio to record or set up a Gaslight Sessions. Thanks to Music Record Shop for their support! New records in every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at...

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Episode 390 – Old Capital

Episode 390 – Old Capital

By on Apr 27, 2017 in Episodes |

A while back I caught up with the guys of Old Capital over at Gaslight. This was one of the funniest episodes I’ve recorded, probably the hardest I’ve laughed while hosting the show. We talk new music, some songs, upcoming shows, Lion’s choice vs Arby’s & more. On this episode you’ll hear Loose Change Hearts A Goldmine Big Black Car Follow them on Facebook & Instagram. Keep an eye out for a new album coming very soon. See them LIVE May 6 Livery Company May 27 Mississippi Nights Music Festival Listen on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to Gaslight for their support sponsoring the show. Come check it out! 4/27 see Emily Wallace, Hillary Fitz and Irene Allen there for Unplugged By Jack. SWEETTALKER will be ther 5/7. Reach out and see about getting your band in the studio to record or set up a Gaslight Sessions. Thanks to Music Record Shop for their support! New records in every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at...

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Episode 389 – Al Holliday 2

Episode 389 – Al Holliday 2

By on Apr 25, 2017 in Episodes |

My friend Al Holliday returns to the show to talk about his big show FRIDAY NIGHT at Delmar Hall. We talk about all of the special guests on the show, his recent appearance on The Woodshed, and much more. See Al with his band Al Holliday & The East Side Rhythm Band as they back some of St.Louis’ finest including Aina Cook, Hillary Fitz, Jesse Gannon, Jenny Teator, Kenny Deshields, Tommy Halloran, The Sleepy Rubies & Big Mike Aguirre. Don’t miss The Provels opening the show! 4/28 Friday Delmar Hall On this episode you’ll hear clips of everyone from the show The Provels “Why Can’t I Leave You Alone” Aina Cook “Thinking Of  You” Jenny Teator “The Itch” Hillary Fitz “The Truths We  Came To Know” Kenny Deshields “That’s When You Love” Jesse Gannon “Livin’ It Up” Tommy Halloran “Easiest Thing In The World” The Sleepy Rubies “South City” Big Mike Aguirre “2 Outta 3” Al Holliday & The East Side Rhythm Band “Natural Remedies” Be sure to check out of all of these wonderful people and buy some music! Al was recently a guest on The Woodshed with fellow Soul man Roland Johnson. Check out more of the videos on Facebook or YouTube. Follow Al on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Pick up his latest album NATURAL REMEDIES on vinyl or CD at AlHollidayMusic.com Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to Gaslight for their support sponsoring the show. Come check it out! 4/27 see Emily Wallace, Hillary Fitz and Irene Allen there for Unplugged By Jack. SWEETTALKER will be ther 5/7. Reach out and see about getting your band in the studio to record or set up a Gaslight Sessions. Thanks to Music Record Shop for their support! New records in every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at...

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Episode 388 – Whiskey Raccoons

Episode 388 – Whiskey Raccoons

By on Apr 24, 2017 in Episodes |

Acoustic Duo Whiskey Raccoons stop by the show to talk about their brand new debut album THIS IS US, share some stories behind the songs, how the group formed, and much more! Whiskey Raccoons are John Pressley & Cara VonderBruegge On this episode you’ll hear 4 songs from THIS IS US including Foliage In My Whiskey Open Your Mind Saint Jerome Start Me Over Pick up your copy today on ITunes or stream it on Spotify. See Whiskey Raccoons LIVE 5/12 at St.Louis Zoo WhiskeyRaccoons.com Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram for more dates & information. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to Gaslight for their support sponsoring the show. Come check it out! 4/27 see Emily Wallace, Hillary Fitz and Irene Allen there for Unplugged By Jack. SWEETTALKER will be ther 5/7. Reach out and see about getting your band in the studio to record or set up a Gaslight Sessions. Thanks to Music Record Shop for their support! New records in every Friday! Shop online 24/7 at...

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Episode 387 – Brad Noe

Episode 387 – Brad Noe

By on Apr 21, 2017 in Episodes |

The other day I met up with St.Louis singer songwriter Brad Noe at Gaslight. I invited friend of the show Lexy Schlemer to co-host with me. We had a lot of fun talking about Brad’s new album NOE, telling some of the stories behind these songs, played some live acoustic and talked about the release party coming up. On this episode you’ll hear Halo in Disguise (Studio) On & Off Again (Acoustic) Prayers from a Gun (Studio) Run So Far (Acoustic) See Brad LIVE 4/23 at Wild Sun Winery Hillsboro 5/5 at J.Fires Waterloo CD RELEASE PARTY 7/1 at Blueberry Hill Duck Room with Of Sea & Stone Follow Brad on Facebook at Brad Noe Music for more dates. BradNoe.com Be sure to come by Syd Schlemer’s benefit at Archive Music House on Sunday 4/23 4-12p and help kick cancers ass! Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to Gaslight for all of their support with this show. Check out GaslightSTL.com and schedule a tour today if you haven’t been by there. It’s a beautiful recording studio attached to a bar!  Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. 4/20 Pono Am & Backwash, 4/21 The Five & Dimers 4/23 The Mighty Pines & Grass Fed Mule. Also big thanks to Music Record Shop for supporting the show!! They relocated to .ZACK on Locust now, so swing by and check out their new location! New records in every Friday. Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com. Be sure to follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram! Come out 4/22 for RECORD STORE DAY! Live music from Cara Louise Band, Middle Class Fashion. Meet & Greet with Crystal Garden ft Boyd...

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Episode 386 – Monster Eats Manhattan

Episode 386 – Monster Eats Manhattan

By on Apr 19, 2017 in Episodes |

I met up with the guys of Monster Eats Manhattan the other day for breakfast at Tim Hortons. We had a lot of laughs and some delicious donuts. We talked about MEM’s Road To Pointfest experience, the Metallica competition, new music video, new music and much more. Monster Eats Manhattan is Alex (Drums), Al (Bass/Vocals), Patrick (Vocals). Not pictured: Denny (Guitar) & Matt (Guitar/Vocals) On this episode you’ll hear Dreamers Paint Me Obscene Less Than Heroes See them LIVE 4/28 at Pop’s for the Grand Finals Party for Pointfest with Discrepancies, Hollow Point Heroes, Guerrilla Theory, Free Parking, Thieves To Kings, Nothing Set In Stone, Mental Fixation, Sonder Sway & Trustfall. Either 5/13 or 5/20 at Pointfest Follow Monster Eats Manhattan on Facebook & Instagram. Buy some music on ITunes! Grab a new shirt at the shows! MONSTERSTL.com Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to Gaslight for all of their support with this show. Check out GaslightSTL.com and schedule a tour today if you haven’t been by there. It’s a beautiful recording studio attached to a bar!  Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. 4/20 Pono Am & Backwash, 4/21 The Five & Dimers 4/23 The Mighty Pines & Grass Fed Mule. Also big thanks to Music Record Shop for supporting the show!! They relocated to .ZACK on Locust now, so swing by and check out their new location! New records in every Friday. Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com. Be sure to follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram! Come out 4/22 for RECORD STORE DAY! Live music from Cara Louise Band, Middle Class Fashion. Meet & Greet with Crystal Garden ft Boyd...

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Episode 385 – Moon Bandits 2

Episode 385 – Moon Bandits 2

By on Apr 18, 2017 in Episodes |

Moon Bandits RETURN! We talk about their new EP, Record Store Day, first bands, songwriting, recording, touring and more! On this episode you’ll hear “Battery” & “Weaken And Break Off” from their new WEAKEN AND BREAK OFF EP. Available 4/22 at Vintage Vinyl, digitally 5/5 everywhere. See them LIVE 4/22 1p at Vintage Vinyl for Record Store Day along with Pokey LaFarge, Bruiser Queen, Maness Brothers & more Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to Gaslight for all of their support with this show. Check out GaslightSTL.com and schedule a tour today if you haven’t been by there. It’s a beautiful recording studio attached to a bar!  Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. 4/20 Pono Am & Backwash, 4/21 The Five & Dimers 4/23 The Mighty Pines & Grass Fed Mule. Also big thanks to Music Record Shop for supporting the show!! They relocated to .ZACK on Locust now, so swing by and check out their new location! New records in every Friday. Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com. Be sure to follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram! Come out 4/22 for RECORD STORE DAY! Live music from Cara Louise Band, Middle Class Fashion. Meet & Greet with Crystal Garden ft Boyd...

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Episode 384 – Hounds

Episode 384 – Hounds

By on Apr 17, 2017 in Episodes |

HOUNDS return to the show! We talk about their name change, what they’ve been up to recently, new music, recording with Matt Amelung, upcoming shows and much more! Hounds are Jordan (Guitar/Vocals), Logan (Bass/Vocals) & Logan (Drums) On this episode you’ll hear a new song “To Be In Love” download and listen to more at HoundsSounds.com. See them LIVE 5/19 & 5/20 at Hong Kong Pizza Festival (Chicago) w/ The Royal Furs, Hooten Hallers & more 6/3 at Hillsboro Music Festival with Steve Ewing Band 7/1 at The Firebird with 3rd Annual Rock Paper Podcast Birthday show with The Royal Furs, Bald Eagle Mountain & Forgetting January Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on ITunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to Gaslight for all of their support with this show. Check out GaslightSTL.com and schedule a tour today if you haven’t been by there. It’s a beautiful recording studio attached to a bar!  Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. 4/20 Pono Am & Backwash, 4/21 The Five & Dimers 4/23 The Mighty Pines & Grass Fed Mule. Also big thanks to Music Record Shop for supporting the show!! They relocated to .ZACK on Locust now, so swing by and check out their new location! New records in every Friday. Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com. Be sure to follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram! Come out 4/22 for RECORD STORE DAY! Live music from Cara Louise Band, Middle Class Fashion. Meet & Greet with Crystal Garden ft Boyd Tinsley....

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