Tales from the Road

Tales from the Road

Tales from the Road is your all access pass into the lives and projects of musicians, performing artists and people behind the scene uncovering the stories behind the music, the songs and the concerts.

Marty Friedman - Guitar player, Composer
Tales from the RoadOctober 15, 2021x
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Marty Friedman - Guitar player, Composer

Marty Friedman is one of the most unique, engaging and adventurous musicians to ever pick up an electric guitar. Marty has profoundly influenced musicians over the years from the 80’s when he teamed up with fellow guitarist Jason Becker in Cacaphony to his time in Megadeth in the early 90’s, where h...

Doug Clifford of Creedence Clearwater Revival
Tales from the RoadSeptember 24, 2021x
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Doug Clifford of Creedence Clearwater Revival

Doug 'Cosmo' Clifford was the drummer and one part of the rhythm section for the legendary Creedence Clearwater Revival. Doug is a creative spirit and after Creedence broke up in the early 70’s Doug put together a whole lot of music, collaborating with various musicians over the years, starting with...

Roy Venkataraman - Singer Songwriter
Tales from the RoadSeptember 17, 2021x
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Roy Venkataraman - Singer Songwriter

It took me a while to track Roy down. Roy Venkataraman was a name I heard often when I was growing up in India in the 80’ and 90’s. I knew of him as the Indian guitar player for Bob Marley’s legendary band the Wailers. He is widely considered reggae royalty, at least here in India. Roy started his c...

Caitlin Koch - Singer, Songwriter
Tales from the RoadSeptember 04, 2021x
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Caitlin Koch - Singer, Songwriter

My next guest is Caitlin Koch, best known for her performances as the singing rugby coach on The X Factor USA. I caught up with Caitlin from her home in Nashville to talk about her new single So different now, the second in a heartfelt, gritty weaving story of releases to come during 2021. The song ...

Troy Redfern - The King of the Slide Guitar
Tales from the RoadSeptember 03, 2021x
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Troy Redfern - The King of the Slide Guitar

My nextt guest is Troy Redfern, British slide guitarist and singer songwriter and dubbed by the British press as “The King of Slide Guitar”. We spoke about his new album The Fire Cosmic that comes out August 6th, his new singles Waiting for your love and Ghosts. The new album follows five unpreceden...

KK Downing of KK's Priest
Tales from the RoadAugust 27, 2021x
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KK Downing of KK's Priest

My next guest is the legendary KK Downing. They say you can’t keep a heavy metal legend down. Although it’s been nearly a decade since guitarist and songwriter K.K. Downing departed Judas Priest, the famous band he co-founded and played with for 40 years, he was never really going to retire. It was ...

Frank Hannon of Tesla
Tales from the RoadAugust 13, 2021x
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Frank Hannon of Tesla

My guest today is Frank Hannon of multi-platinum rock band TESLA. Over the course of their thirty-five year + career, the iconic Sacramento melodic hard rock quintet— Frank Hannon (guitar), Brian Wheat (bass), Jeff Keith (lead vocals), Troy Luccketta (drums), and Dave Rude (guitar)—have sold more th...

Ian Gillan of Deep Purple
Tales from the RoadAugust 05, 2021x
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Ian Gillan of Deep Purple

My next guest is the legendary voice of Rock and Voice of Deep Purple, Ian Gillan.O caught with Ian from his home in Portugal. We discussed the latest Deep Purple album Whoosh, working with the legendary Bob Ezrin, the art of songwriting, the value of music in these times, touring and a whole lot mo...

Fred and Moose from Sons of Liberty
Tales from the RoadJuly 28, 2021x
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Fred and Moose from Sons of Liberty

My next guests are Fred and Moose, from Sons of Liberty, the UK’s very own southern rock band, We caught up to talk about their new album Aces and Eights, their approach to songwirting and structuring an album, getting your music discovered in the era of streaming and a whole lot more. To listen to ...