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Episode 5 John Bisaha: The Babys, Karen Carpenter, Toto, Chicago, and Get Smart

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The Baby’s lead vocalist John Bisaha. In this episode, Brian talks with John about all things singing. From auditioning for the bands Toto and Chicago to the gig he ultimately landed with the Baby’s. Also, hear his incredible experience of taking a vocal lesson from non other than the late Karen Carpenter. This week’s Artist Spotlight: The Babys.

Episode 4 – Jeremy Colson: Steve Vai, Billy Idol, Neil Zlozower, Billy Sheehan and RUSH

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Steve Vai drummer Jeremy Colson! In this episode Brian digs deep with Jeremy as the two discuss his relationship with Vai as well as his stint with Billy Idol. Also, Jeremy talks about his love of RUSH, the amazing photographer Neil Zlozower and the ups and downs in the life of a musician. This week’s Artist Spotlight: Steve Vai.

Episode 3 – Jesika Miller: Fleetwood Mac, Rumours Tribute Band, Robert Goulet, Rams cheerleaders and Dora the Explorer

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Fleetwood Mac, or is it Jesika Miller and her band, Rumours? In this episode, the Rumours’ lead singer talks about her approach to “becoming” Stevie Nicks and the band’s unique similarities to the band they pay tribute to. Jesika also shares some stories of growing up, her operatic grandparents, and the Ram’s Cheerleader she is related to. This week’s Artist Spotlight: Ceasefire.

Episode 2 – Huey Lewis and the News saxophone extraordinaire: Johnnie Bamont

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Huey Lewis and the News saxophone extraordinaire: Johnnie Bamont. In this episode, Johnnie spills his secrets about life on the road, the amazing Donna Summer, the iconic Tower of Power, and a private San Francisco 49er party. He opens up about his roots in Northern California, his passion for surfing, and what its really like to work with Huey Lewis. There is also one special surprise you won’t want to miss! This week’s Artist Spotlight – the band Royal Teeth.

Episode 1 – Gary Usher Jr: The Beach Boys, Brian Wilson, Gary Usher Sr. and the state of today’s music

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The Beach Boys, including Gary Usher! In this episode, Gary Usher, Jr. talks about his late father who co-wrote “In my Room” and “409” with the great Brian Wilson. Gary also talks about working with his father in the studio, hanging with music giants in his childhood home, and the current state of music. This week’s Artist Spotlight: former White Lion front man Mike Tramp and his latest solo album Nomad.