SHOW #629 - 10/03/2022
RORY BLOCK – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Ain’t Nobody Worried gets releases on the 10/07, and Rory joined me early to discuss the music, her last two years and what is next for this incredible artist. PLUS! She gave me one of the coolest compliments at the beginning of our talk.
RUSTY WRIGHT BAND – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Laurie and Rusty returned with new music, Hangin’ At The Deville Lounge, also 4 days before it’s official release. Fun time chatting with these two as they had a little party going on in the background!
CRYSTAL SHAWANDA – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Midnight Blues is the latest release from Crystal, her 8th studio album. We got to talk about the album, her last two years and she told a story about Loretta Lynn and we woke the next morning to find we lost her. Listen for the story.
SOUTH ISLAND RHYTHM KINGS
Out of Vancouver Island, BC, this 5-piece band has released Still That Way. Led by father son tandem, Lazy Mike and Carson Mallon, the band has been sharing its Blues since 2018. Mike and I spoke about his journey…the band and the music they create
SHOW #630 - 10/10/2022
THE DIG 3
The band is Andrew Duncanson, Ronnie Shellist and Gerry Hundt, three renowned musicians coming together to create a new sound. All three of the guys were here and we had a great time talking about their histories and how this all came together.
NIECIE – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Niecie returned with Queen Of The Hill, a collection of music produced by Johnny Neal. As always, we had a fun chat about her world, how she coped with the pandemic and the music on this new album.
ALEX LOPEZ – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Alex had an issue, and we did not connect. But we played the music from his new album, Nasty Crime.
Alex Deeth & Peter Callaway joined me to talk about their journeys, how they came together and the formation of Rusty Creek as we listened to tunes from their album, The Road Of Life.
SHOW #631 - 10/17/2022
Miss Emily has released her fourth album, Defined By Love. What a wonderful discussion with this talented vocalist as she prepped for a show that evening.
BABAUX & THE PEACEMAKERS
The band has released Lucky 13, their debut and I sat down with lead vocalist and dobro player Babaux and we spoke about his history, the band, their music, and what is in store for 2023.
Patty has released Hard Case Of The Blues, a collection of original songs that cover the gamut of styles. She and I had a fun chat about her journey as we listened to some tunes.
JEREMIAH JOHNSON – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Jeremiah returned to The Couch with his newest release, Hi-Fi Drive By, and other than confusing him with Justin Johnson for a second, we had a great chat about the music, his pandemic time and what is coming up in 2023.
SHOW #632 - 10/24/2022
JOHN PRIMER – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
John returned to The Couch to talk about his world and the new album, Hard Times. Always an honor to speak to this man.
SPENCER MACKENZIE – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Spencer returned to talk about all that has happened in his world since his last visit and the music on the new album, Preach To My Soul. Check out this talented young man
Jenny Langer & Randy Jacobs joined me to talk about their individual journeys and the latest incarnation of this band that has been sharing for over 25 years, while we listened to One Foot In The Groove.
ANNIKA CHAMBERS-DESLAURIER & PAUL DESLAURIERS
COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Annika and Paul have been here as guests many times, but never together. They have released Good Trouble. Always a joy to speak with these two good friends and find out what is in their plans.