ALL Interviews Episodes

ALL Interviews All Jam Bands

Episode 7: Richard James of Pink Talking Fish

Feb. 1, 2017

You’ve heard of supergroups before, like bands that are formed by musicians from other groups. But what if an entire band’s repertoire was formed by other groups. Yes, that would be SUPER. Pink Talking Fish is that band, a group that fuses the music of Pink Floyd, Talking Heads and Phish. It’s craz…

ALL Interviews All Blues

Episode 6: Scott Sharrard

Jan. 30, 2017

Scott Sharrard isn’t a household name, and thats definitely a mistake. Being the music director and lead guitar player for the Gregg Allman Band is in fact only the tip of the iceberg for this very talented musician. This guy has learnt his craft with some of the great bluesman like Pinetop Perkins…

ALL Interviews All Grateful Dead Related

Episode 5: Scott Allen

Jan. 28, 2017

While the Deadhead community has certainly borne witness to some incredible music and tales from the road, few have documented both the factual history and the fabled oral history of the band it’s community.  Scott Allen though, the author of Aces Back to Back has captured that history, and continu…

ALL Interviews All Grateful Dead Related

Episode 4: David Lemieux

Jan. 20, 2017

To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Grateful Dead’s debut album, Rhino Records have released a special re-issue of the album, coupled with a live as yet unreleased recording of the Grateful Dead’s appearance at the Trips Festival in Vancouver in July 1966. We had a chance to sit down with Grat…

ALL Interviews All Blues All Jam Bands

Episode 3: Marcus King

Jan. 11, 2017

A friend of mine, who's opinion I trust implicitly when it comes to music, encouraged me to give The Marcus King Band a spin. What came out of my speakers almost immediately was a sound all too familiar, raging guitar, pleasing horn lines and the sweet sound of the Hammond b. I got up, I danced and…

ALL Interviews All Americana/Singer-Songwriter

Episode 2: Levi Robin

Dec. 23, 2016

Don’t judge a book by it’s cover. In fact, if you do, you may miss Levi Robin’s sound entirely. This up and coming singer-songwriter needs to be heard. His songs are beautiful, combining mindful lyrics, a soulful sound and very distinct guitar player. We sat down with Levi to learn more. You can li…

ALL Interviews All Jazz/Funk/Soul/R&B All Grateful Dead Related

Episode 1: Holly Bowling

Dec. 13, 2016

Imagine being so curious and transfixed by a live performance of a song by one of your favorite bands that you spend hours, transcribing and re-conceiving that song into something equally spectacular. Holly Bowling’s story takes a huge shift on July 31st, 2013 after experiencing the Tahoe Tweezer f…