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Willie Nile; New release , Children of Paradise! Jul 27, 2018!

Singer-songwriter Willie Nile will release his 12th album, Children of Paradise, July 27 on the artist’s own River House label through Virtual Label. In a press release, Nile says of the album, The music always lifts my spirits, and that’s what these songs do for me and it’s why I wrote them. Hopefully they can lift others’ spirits as well. Children of Paradise is co-produced by Nile and Grammy-winner and longtime collaborator Stewart Lerman (Elvis Costello/Patti Smith/Norah Jones). The...


Tania Stavreva , Bulgarian-born piano dynamo!

Bulgarian-born piano dynamo (Time Out NY) Tania Stavreva “has taken solo piano to rare heights (Classicalite).She is a unique pianist (Bachtrack), recognized for her fiery pianism (The Arts Desk),unique contemporary style”(AXS). Her edgy, knockout (The Huffington Post) album Rhythmic Movement reached the Billboard Classical Top 10, and has won 11international music awards in one season. She has performed at Carnegie Hall’s main stage, Lincoln Center, The Grammy Museum, to name a...


Keith Roth ; Music , Radio & New Film “Let me down Hard”!

For over 15 years, Keith has been a producer at Sirius XM satellite radio.He Produces rock icon, David Johansens Mansion of Fun weekly radio show, in addition to being an on-air personality for the Hair Nation, Ozzys Boneyard, and "Classic Rewind", channels.A creative workaholic, he is also a producer for Main Man records, a Asbury Park, NJ based record label. Working with a wide range of artists from rock legends to up and comers, Main Man is currently preparing it's 70th title for...


Steve Addabbo ;Grammy winning producer, musician, writer,recording engineer .

Steve Addabbo is best known as a Grammy winning producer, musician, writer, recording engineer and owner of Shelter Island Sound Recording studio in NYC. Steve’s production and engineering work on Suzanne Vega’s first two albums set a new standard for the singer songwriter genre and helped pave the way for artists like Shawn Colvin, Tracy Chapman, and many others. Suzanne’s second album, Solitude Standing, with the worldwide hits Luka and Tom’s Diner went multiplatinum. Steve also...


Darkness on the Edge of Town ! Frank Stefanko, 40 years later!

Frank Stefanko,Celebrating 40 Years Of iconic Bruce Springsteen's Darkness on the Edge of Town !Frank Stefanko is a fine art photographer whose work graces the album covers of Bruce Springsteen’s Darkness on the Edge of Town, The River, and Chapter and Verse, as well as Southside Johnny’s Hearts of Stone album cover, and Patti Smith’s the Arista Years 1975/2000 box set. In addition, Stefanko’s photographs also appear in Bruce Springsteen’s Live 1975-1985, Greatest Hits, Tracks, The...


Saustex Records - Jeff Smith , music and more!

Jeff Smith - Saustex Records Jeff Smith is a rock’n’roller for life. Having started a band called The Dwarves (not the SF punk legends) at the age of 14 he has continued to write, record, play and promote music for nearly four decades. J Smith launched his current label Saustex Records in 2004 and has since issued well over fifty releases by artists as diverse as Javier Escovedo, Blowfly, The Upper Crust and BP Fallon in addition to many lesser known regional and international acts and his...



ELLEN GOLDFARB – Director / Producer Ellen Goldfarb is the Creator, Director and Producer of Dare To Be Different. Ellen grew up listening to radio station WLIR, which greatly impacted her life. She has produced and directed many projects including 2 concerts, but this is her first feature film. She studied in New York and took screenwriting classes through UCLA's extension program. Dare To Be Different is a feature length documentary revealing how 80's music was really introduced to the...


Kevin Kerslake ; Joan Jett “BAD REPUTATION”

Kevin Kerslake’s latest directorial effort, BAD REPUTATION, a documentary on the life of Joan Jett, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2018 joining a critically-acclaimed body of work that includes core culture and music docs (AS I AM: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF DJ AM, THE RAMONES: WE’RE OUTTA HERE!, NIRVANA: LIVE! TONIGHT! SOLD OUT!,BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS’ LEGEND: REMIXED, THE ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL EXPERIENCE), television dramas (Disney/ABC’s 4-hour FALLEN miniseries starring Paul...


John Foster;world-renowned designer, author and speaker

John Foster is a world-renowned designer, author and speaker on design issues. His work has been published in numerous books and every major industry magazine, hangs in galleries across the globe and is part of the permanent collection of the Smithsonian. He is the proud recipient of a gold medal from the Art Directors Club. He is an international speaker, including numerous appearances at the largest design gathering in the world; The HOW Design Conference. Foster is the author of Album...


Jeff Dupre ;Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music

Jeff Dupre is the series producer and director of SOUNDBREAKING: STORIES FROM THE CUTTING EDGE OF RECORDED MUSIC, which was nominated for an Emmy as well as a Grammy Award. He produced and co-directed Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present, which premiered at Sundance in 2012. The film won the Audience Award at the Berlin Film Festival, as well as an Emmy and a Peabody Award. His film Kehinde Wiley: An Economy of Grace won the Jury Prize for Best Documentary Short at the 2014 SXSW Film...


Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival

From Washington Square Park and the Gaslight Cafe to WNYC Radio and Folkways Records, New York City's cultural, artistic, and commercial assets helped to shape a distinctively urban breeding ground for the folk music revival of the 1950s and 60s. Folk City explores New York's central role in fueling the nationwide craze for folk music in postwar America. It involves the efforts of record company producers and executives, club owners, concert promoters, festival organizers, musicologists,...


NYC Coffee Festival, Not just Coffee!

THE NEW YORK COFFEE FESTIVAL IS NEW YORK’S FLAGSHIP COFFEE EVENT, CELEBRATING THE BURGEONING SPECIALTY COFFEE SCENE IN THIS GREAT CITY. We will be talking to variety-coffee-roasters ( They have amazing roasts) , Flat Brew ( The world’s first espresso spread), Tea Hee Hee ( Tea brand with a sense of humor. Each tag comes with a joke, pun, or just a little something to make you smile. *The New York Coffee Festival celebrates New York’s vibrant coffee scene. With over 12,000 plus coffee...


Crispin Cioe , Music and so much more!

Join me as I talk about the amazing life of Crispin Cioe , Music and so much more! In 1980, Crispin and three other horn players (Arno Hecht, Bob Funk, and Paul Litteral, who was eventually replaced by Larry Etkin) formed the Uptown Horns, starting with a weekly event at Tramps nightclub on E. 15th St., “The Uptown Horns Party”, that ran for two years, and featured many special guest artists as they passed through Gotham (including Solomon Burke, Rufus Thomas, Mitch Ryder, Elvis Costello,...


Debut release .. New Music “Beechwood”

What happens when an anti-social petty thief, a male hustler, and a delinquent runaway come together to join forces in the streets of NYC? One of two things, usually. Either the birth of a gang of misfit criminals, or a legendary rock & roll band. Luckily, for society’s sake, the latter has turned out to be true for Beechwood. After our 30 Min interview ; Spencer and Holly talk about the things happening East/ West.. Tune in to Turn on! link to purchase record:...


Smithsonian Rock and Roll: Live and Unseen by Bill Bentley

In December 2015, the Smithsonian called on rock and roll lovers around the world to collect photos and stories of their favorite moments in music. Fans dug through attics, basements, closets, shoeboxes, digital cameras, and photo albums to post great rock shots to From Woodstock to the Whisky a Go Go, from Lollapalooza to the 9:30 Club, and all the rockin' places in between, fans overwhelmingly responded with their favorite rock and roll moments. Iconic artists ranging...


Michael Kurtz , "Record Store Day, & the RETURN of Vinyl !

"TUNE in to TURN on!" This will be a great show on "Record Store day" and the creators of some of the most Iconic Vinyl and its return! Special guest's will be calling in to discuss the evolution of Vinyl and its comeback ! Michael Kurtz is the founder of "Record Store Day," conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding nearly1400 independently owned record stores in the US...


New Book "The Authorized Roy Orbison"As told by Roy's Boys!

For the first time, legendary performer Roy Orbison's story as one of the most beloved rock legends will be revealed through family accounts and records. Roy Orbison is a rock and roll icon almost without peer. He is known to the world for hits like “Blue Bayou,” “You Got It,” and “Oh, Pretty Woman.” Despite these and countless other accolades—honored member of the Rock & Roll and Songwriters Halls of Fame, winner of multiple GRAMMY® awards, and recipient of the Musicians Hall of Fame’s...



American Valhalla, co directed by Homme and Andreas Neumann tells the story of an unlikely musical collaboration between two mavericks of American rock: Joshua Homme, frontman of Queens of the Stone Age and Iggy Pop, the Godfather of Punk. The film, co-directed by Homme, follows the recording of Iggy’s final album ‘Post Pop Depression’ in the California desert, with his band comprising of Homme, his QOTSA bandmate Dean Fertita and Arctic Monkeys’ drummer, Matt Helders, as well as the...


Anthony DeCurtis , New Book “Lou Reed: A Life “ Part 2!

This is the second half of Anthony DeCurtis’s amazing new book about Lou Reed. We had so much more to talk about and Anthony was happy to come back and continue the conversation. Anthony DeCurtis is a contributing editor for Rolling Stone, where his work has appeared for more than thirty-five years, and a distinguished lecturer in the creative writing program at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of In Other Words and Rocking My Life Away and the cowriter of CliveDavis's...


Ali McManus ; Debut album "Unbreakable "Album Release February 16 2018.

Singer / songwriter / pianist / guitarist / inspirational speaker – 21-year-old Ali McManus is releasing her debut album Unbreakable on February 16 (Desert Dreams Books & Music), produced by the legendary Jack Douglas. An uplifting collection of personal songs, Unbreakable features distinctive vocals and honest, powerful lyrics that speak to McManus' place as a beacon for perseverance against adversity. Entering the studio in 2017 with producer Jack Douglas to begin work on the album,...