SHOW #621 - 08/01/2022
KAZ HAWKINS – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Kaz returned to The Couch with My Life And I, the new release on her new label. We spoke about her finding her voice, the new mixes on the album and her touring across Europe.
STRATCAT WILLIE – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Willie returned with the new album On A Hot Tin Roof. We spoke about writing the new songs, the last year and all it has brought to this road warrior and a look into his future.
The musical adventure of Jack Licitra, Jack’s Waterfall has released American Roots Project. Fun conversation with Jack about his extensive background, his love for sharing music as a healing tool and what he’d like moving forward.
Out of LA, Sayed has a powerful voice and has just released Thou Art That. We spoke about her past, how she found herself and how the music is continuing to blossom.
SHOW #622 - 08/08/2022
What a fun discussion with this young guitarist. He is a Full-on Blues enthusiast but knows it must grow and change to survive. We also played some tracks from Waiting There For Me.
PATRICK MCLAUGHLIN & MOLLY YOUNG – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Patrick & Molly returned with the new album, Just Like The Record. We talked about his world the last 9 years and what he is hoping for in the future.
Steve has released The Strongman Blues Remedy Volume 1, and I had a wonderful time speaking with this talented musician (and now producer!)
Lauren has released Lush. This is an artist you should go listen to. She is a talent and has a wonderful tone.
SHOW #623 - 08/15/2022
MICK KOLASSA – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
New music from Mick TIMES TWO! He and I talked about, I’m Just Getting Started and They Call Me Uncle Mick, his July release and the release for this Friday. He also filled us in on upcoming music.
AL BASILE – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Al returned with another wonderful album, Through With Cool. Al will always be cool with me and we had a wonderful chat about his production of this album.
ARTHUR JAMES – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Arthur has taken the material from the three Artur James & Northbound albums and remixed and remastered the music. We caught up on his world and talked about this project and more
PHANTOM BLUES BAND
I sat with Tony Braunagel, Johnny Schell, Larry Fulcher and Joe Sublett joined me to talk about the band and how they were impacted by the pandemic and then by the loss of Mike Finnegan as we listened to a few tracks from, Blues For Breakfast.
SHOW #624 - 08/22/2022
Fordham Murdy / Reverend Freakchild ended up sick with Covid and unable to join me. We played music from his band, Bananfish. The album is entitled Boston Bananafish and it is 25 years old!
Derrick is out of Chicago and has recorded a new album entitled, Hello Mojo, on Catfish Records, produced by Couch Kid Zac Harmon. He and I spoke about his journey, the music on the album and what is next for this talented gentleman.
RYAN LEE CROSBY – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Ryan returned to The Couch to discuss all that has happened since his last visit in 2015, and the music on the new release, Winter Hill Blues. What a talent!
My last guest did not connect, so we played some music from past guests.
SHOW #625 - 08/29/2022
CHRIS ANTONIK – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Chris returned to The Couch with new music entitled, Morningstar. Had a wonderful conversation with Chris about all that is happened in his world as we listened to tunes from the new album
JOHN NEMETH – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
John has released May Be The Last Time, and was supposed to join me, but time zones got in the way! I am rescheduling with him, in the meantime, check out the tunes on the album here.
TOO SLIM AND THE TAILDRAGGERS – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Slim came back for the 7th time, and he Shakey and Zach are giving us Brace Yourself, a Live album of their best material. We spoke about Tim’s time during the pandemic, how this album came to be and what is coming up for the band.
LAUREN ANDERSON – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Lauren returned with the new album, Burn It All Down. She and I spoke about her last year, the changes in her world, the new music on the album and more.