July 6, 2020
Episode 23 features an interview with the southern Maryland metal band RoachZilla. They've been at it a little over a year now and have a full length album out. We talked about some of their philosophies on music as well as life in general. They're hosting an outdoor/socially distanced event in their hometown called Roachfest (9/26). Which will feature about 10 different local bands. If you want to check out their music and/or events their page is listed below.
June 20, 2020
This episode features John Bobo who's band is called The Slang from Washington D.C. Also joining us in the chat, our mutual bassist/friend Felix, and my fiancé Andrea. We got together in Felix's studio for an interview one night to talk about John's music and what he's been up to of late. At the end of the episode The Slang's song "Harm" is featured. Which you can pick up on iTunes or wherever you listen to music.
June 12, 2020
This episode features Crosswinds from Baltimore Maryland. They are Pop-Punk/Post-Hardcore/Punk band. All 4 members were able to get together for a FaceTime interview a couple weeks back and overall it was a fun interview. You can find all their music online. @CrosswindsMD is their handle. Drew also has a segment on the To All The Crowded Rooms Podcast. Which I highly recommend.
To All the Crowded Rooms:
May 29, 2020
This week's episode features Cody from The Harbor Boys. They are a part of the reggae rock scene in the Baltimore/MD area. We talked about all things music and quarantine. Below are their links. Their song "Care Free" featuring Brandon of the Bumpin' Uglies is features at the end of the episode. Buy it/stream it if you wanna support the band. Hope everyone has a good weekend.
May 22, 2020
This week's episode features the best damn cover band in Maryland, Hot Tub Limo. I managed to get the "fourple" together on FaceTime for a chat. We discussed tales of whiskey, Key West, Pauly D and our mutual love of the band Biffy Clyro. If you stay tuned (or skip ahead) to the end, they pulled together and impromptu a capella rendition of a certain song...
https://www.picuki.com/profile/parttimerockstarpodcast for the video
May 18, 2020
This week's episode features a good friend of mine, Matt Benoliel, who supports the DMV music scene with his business The Stage 20 Agency. They put on music and sports events in the area. He is also helping manage my band. He's worked with some of what I consider to be the "allstars" of the Maryland music scene, including Bumpin' Uglies, Ballyhoo!, Joey Harkum, and others. So we talked about what he's been up to and what his plans are for the future. Below is his company's website.
May 11, 2020
This episode features an old friend, Joanna Tomassoni, who now lives in New Orleans and plays in a band called The Tumbling Wheels. They are an americana/folk/country band. They've released their second album on Bandcamp and are now releasing it on more platforms. Prior the stoppage they had a few tours and have been playing together for a number of years. Their first album remains in my CD rotation. In any case Joanna and I talked about what she's been up to during the quarantine, life/music in general, as well as the new album. Their song "Take Her Dancing" is featured at the end of the episode. Below is their band website where you can find their music.
May 8, 2020
My friend, drummer, and all around creative entrepreneur "The LJR" is back for his second appearance on the podcast. We talked about what he's been up to in his studio and what he's been working on. He has a new instructional course on how to best stream live feeds. And he's also been working on his long awaited solo album. If you're an artist or business professional you can always hit him up for you video and promotional needs. This episode also features a special ad...
May 4, 2020
Episode 15 features Matt Pless. I’ve looked up to him in the Folk Punk scene for a while now so it was cool to be able to talk to him for a bit. He happens to also be from the Baltimore area. In any case we talked about all things music and quarantine. He’s got some new music out and possibly even newer music coming. I’ve added his song “Ashtray” to the end of the podcast. Listed below is a link to his music.
May 1, 2020
Episode 14 features Nate Walbert, formally of Under The Sun. Now of the Ley Lines. He's been putting out some new music online which is featured on the episode. I've known him for a while and thought he'd be a good guest to have on as a fellow comrade in the struggle. And also to help promote his new shit. Below are the links. Thanks for listening whether you are a friend or fan of Nates. Have a good weekend.
"Good Things" Nate Walbert & The Ley Lines