SHOW #591 - 12/06/2021
JASON RICCI & JOE KROWN – SEMI-COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Jason makes his fifth visit to The Couch, this time with first-timer Joe Krown. They have released City>Country>City and spoke about Joe’s career, the music on the new album and their plans moving forward.
STEVE MARRINER - COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
We finally got to speak with Steve after having to reschedule his first appearance. We had a great conversation about the last few years in his world and the music on the new album, Hope Dies Last.
DAVE SPECTER – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Dave returned to The Couch after a 7-year absence. He has released Six String Soul – 30 Years On Delmark. Dave and I explored some of the songs on the album and the times they were recorded.
Finally got to speak with Tommy about his incredible journey and we shared some the music on A Bluesman Came To Town. We had so much fun, we went longer than scheduled.
SHOW #592 - 12/13/2021
Hanna is a talented pianist who has released her third album, Blues All Over My Shoes. We spoke about her journey from South Korea, her love of the music and more.
JON SPEAR BAND – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Jon and Andy returned to talk about their last few years and how
the band coped with the pandemic and the music on the new album,
B-Side Of My Life.
Out of Savannah, GA, Willie is a prolific songwriter, and has released All In The Blues. He and I spoke about his life and the need to write for him and more.
Mick is out of the Pac NW and has had a guitar by his side for his entire life. We met this talented artist and spoke about his journey and the music on Back To The Blues.
SHOW #593 - 12/20/2021
NATIONAL WOMEN IN BLUES IBC SHOWCASE PREVIEW
I was joined by Michele Seidman, President/CWB, Meg Williams-Music Director, Lady A – this year’s hostess, & Redd Velvet to this year’s showcase.
BOBBY MURRAY & GREG NAGY – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Bobby has released the new album Love Letter From Detroit with the top Blues vocalists in the area, including Greg Nagy. Greg has also released the single, “Every Day Will Be Like A Holiday”. We discussed their last few years, the music they are creating nd their thoughts on future tours
The debut album is entitled Breakfast Served Cold, Sunny and I spoke about her journey, the music she creates with her musical partner Nick and her thoughts on 2022.
HANS THEESSINK & BIG DADDY WILSON - COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
WHAT A BLAST! Hans and Wilson each woke at 5am to speak with me and talk about their worlds, the future of their touring and the new album Payday.