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Posts made in April, 2020

Episode 807 – Apex Shrine

Episode 807 – Apex Shrine

By on Apr 30, 2020 in Episodes |

St.Louis rockers Apex Shrine join me on Zoom to discuss their brand new album APEX SHRINE due out May 1st everywhere. They give us a little sneak peek and talk about some of the stories behind the these songs. We also talk favorite rock n roll moments, first cars & much more. Upper Left: Dan Eschmann (Guitar/Vocals). Bottom Left: Brandon Pesek (Bass). Lower Right: Jack Eschmann (Guitar/Vocals) Full video on YouTube! On this episode you’ll hear: Burner Tonedelayo Southern Fried Tragedy Find more ApexShrine.com or wherever you get digital music! Follow along on Facebook & Instagram for more updates! Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at NakedVine.net. Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram! I’m pumped to have Roughneck Beard Company & American Rambler on board sponsoring the show! Visit them at RoughneckBeardCompany.com or American-Rambler.com TODAY and use my code RPP15 for 15% off your purchase. In St.Louis, visit their shop in Maplewood, MO at 7282 Manchester Rd. Big shout out to Heil Sound for their support of this show!...

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Episode 806 – Vadym Kolpakov of How To Make A Perfect White Russian

Episode 806 – Vadym Kolpakov of How To Make A Perfect White Russian

By on Apr 29, 2020 in Episodes |

The other day I caught up with my new friend Vadym Kolpakov. We met through the internet as he is also a host of St.Louis based podcast How To Make A Perfect White Russian. We talk about growing up in Ukraine, moving to the United States, starting a podcast, Big Lebowski & so much more.  Be sure to SUBSCRIBE to his show wherever you listen to podcasting. Don’t forget to Subscribe to his YouTube channel as all of his interviews are on video! Also give him a follow on Facebook & Instagram for more updates. Keep your eyes & ears open for my appearance on How To Make A Perfect White Russian coming soon! Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at NakedVine.net. Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram! I’m pumped to have Roughneck Beard Company & American Rambler on board sponsoring the show! Visit them at RoughneckBeardCompany.com or American-Rambler.com TODAY and use my code RPP15 for 15% off your purchase. In St.Louis, visit their shop in Maplewood, MO at 7282 Manchester Rd. Big shout out to Heil Sound for their support of this show!...

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Episode 805 – Dan Johanning & Bobby Stevens of Wilderness

Episode 805 – Dan Johanning & Bobby Stevens of Wilderness

By on Apr 24, 2020 in Episodes |

Dan Johanning & Bobby Stevens of Wilderness stop by to talk about their brand new album REAL ROCK RADIO! This episode was recorded over Zoom as we’re all still in quarantine. For some reason the recording made my voice deeper, so hope you don’t mind. Full video of the show is available on YouTube! We get to talking about a few of the songs, stories behind the lyrics, missing live music, Party Town, Cher, and all kinds of stuff.  On this episode you’ll hear: American LightsGive Em HellLong Week Follow along with them on Facebook & Instagram. Find their album REAL ROCK RADIO wherever you get digital music! TheWildernessSTL.bandcamp.com  Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at NakedVine.net. Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram! I’m pumped to have Roughneck Beard Company & American Rambler on board sponsoring the show! Visit them at RoughneckBeardCompany.com or American-Rambler.com TODAY and use my code RPP15 for 15% off your purchase. In St.Louis, visit their shop in Maplewood, MO at 7282 Manchester Rd. Big shout out to Heil Sound for their support of this show!...

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Episode 804 – Joe Burrow

Episode 804 – Joe Burrow

By on Apr 23, 2020 in Episodes |

Joe Burrow returns to the show! Joe is the guitarist of Divide The Empire and now host of his own podcast Crushercast! We dive into some of the latest news from Divide The Empire, starting his podcast, what he’s been watching during quarantine and much more. Full show available on YouTube! On this episode you’ll hear: Visions  Holding Back The Years (Simply Red cover) Find more Divide The Empire wherever you get digital music! Crushercast wherever you podcasting! Be sure to follow both on Facebook & Instagram for updates. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at NakedVine.net. Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram! I’m pumped to have Roughneck Beard Company & American Rambler on board sponsoring the show! Visit them at RoughneckBeardCompany.com or American-Rambler.com TODAY and use my code RPP15 for 15% off your purchase. In St.Louis, visit their shop in Maplewood, MO at 7282 Manchester Rd. Big shout out to Heil Sound for their support of this show!...

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Episode 803 – JC Sibala

Episode 803 – JC Sibala

By on Apr 17, 2020 in Episodes |

Comedian JC Sibala returns!! It felt good to get back to recording. It’s been way too long. I caught up with my buddy JC at his home to talk about how he’s been handling the COVID-19 situation, what he’s been watching, and just catch up on life. We also discuss some of JC’s past in music from being in a rock band & being a rapper! Be sure to keep up with JC Sibala on Facebook & Instagram! Hopefully coming to a comedy club near you as soon as this is all cleared up. Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at NakedVine.net. Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram! I’m pumped to have Roughneck Beard Company & American Rambler on board sponsoring the show! Visit them at RoughneckBeardCompany.com or American-Rambler.com TODAY and use my code RPP15 for 15% off your purchase. In St.Louis, visit their shop in Maplewood, MO at 7282 Manchester Rd. Big shout out to Heil Sound for their support of this show!...

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Episode 802 – Singer Songwriter Storytelling Showcase with Chris Curd, Le’Ponds & Ethan Jones

Episode 802 – Singer Songwriter Storytelling Showcase with Chris Curd, Le’Ponds & Ethan Jones

By on Apr 8, 2020 in Episodes |

In January, I invited my talented friends Christopher Curd (The Leopard, The Hush List) Lisa Houdei (Le’Ponds) & Ethan Jones (Ethan Jones & The Favorite Sons) to join me for an evening of songs & stories at Naked Vine. Listen in as they play their songs acoustically in a listening room setting and share the stories behind them.  Left to Right: Lisa Houdei, Chris Curd & Ethan Jones Full video of the show available on YouTube! Be sure to get out and support these wonderful people. Buy an album and follow them on Facebook & Instagram! Big shout out to Jason Wilson for snapping some pics of the evening! Poster by New Scar Design Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at NakedVine.net. Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram! I’m pumped to have Roughneck Beard Company & American Rambler on board sponsoring the show! Visit them at RoughneckBeardCompany.com or American-Rambler.com TODAY and use my code RPP15 for 15% off your purchase. In St.Louis, visit their shop in Maplewood, MO at 7282 Manchester Rd. Big shout out to Heil Sound for their support of this show!...

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Episode 801 – The Belief Cycle

By on Apr 6, 2020 in Episodes |

Today’s episode features The Belief Cycle! The group is comprised of Drew Mantia (Vocals/Guitar/Drums) & Ryan Marquez (Vocals/Keys/Bass). We get to talking about how these came to be working together, their new album CELEBRATE, share some stories behind a few of these songs & much more.  Left to Right: Drew Mantia & Ryan Marquez Visit TheBeliefCycle.com today and pick up a copy of CELEBRATE Follow along on Facebook & Instagram On this episode you’ll hear: Celebrate ft ProbcauseBoogie TonightToothbrushSame Key Also available wherever you get your digital music! Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at NakedVine.net. Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram! I’m pumped to have Roughneck Beard Company & American Rambler on board sponsoring the show! Visit them at RoughneckBeardCompany.com or American-Rambler.com TODAY and use my code RPP15 for 15% off your purchase. In St.Louis, visit their shop in Maplewood, MO at 7282 Manchester Rd. Big shout out to Heil Sound for their support of this show!...

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Episode 800 – Dennis O’Loughlin

Episode 800 – Dennis O’Loughlin

By on Apr 2, 2020 in Episodes |

EPISODE 800! First off, wow! 800 of these. Today’s episode is with a man I’ve known 32 years now, my Uncle Dennis O’Loughlin. Dennis has a heart of gold and has always been there for me. Dennis isn’t a musician or comedian but I really wanted to have him a part of this show. We caught up at home while maintaining our social distancing. We had a fun conversation including some talk of his early days in radio, Head East, Chuck Berry & much more.  Hope you enjoy the show, here’s to at least 800 more! We played a few of Uncle Dennis’ favorite songs, on this episode you’ll hear: Eagles “Take It Easy”Head East “Love Me Tonight”Michael Stanley Band “Rosewood Bitters” Listen to Rock Paper Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play Music apps or click PLAY Thanks to my wonderful friends at Naked Vine for their support of the show. Swing by and visit them for a glass of wine or whiskey and around for the show. Full listing of wines, whiskey & beers along with their music calendar at NakedVine.net. Follow them on Facebook Twitter & Instagram! I’m pumped to have Roughneck Beard Company & American Rambler on board sponsoring the show! Visit them at RoughneckBeardCompany.com or American-Rambler.com TODAY and use my code RPP15 for 15% off your purchase. In St.Louis, visit their shop in Maplewood, MO at 7282 Manchester Rd. Big shout out to Heil Sound for their support of this show!...

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