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The Desert Tiger Podcast features various musicians, athletes, artists, authors, comedians, and people chasing their dreams. It is our goal to bring you what drives and inspires these passionate individuals, telling you their stories of the road they have traveled to get where they are today! The podcast is hosted by Colton Geschwandtner, an arts enthusiast, musician, event promoter, and highly inquisitive person. Shows release every week!

The Desert Tiger Podcast features various musicians, athletes, artists, authors, comedians, and people chasing their dreams. It is our goal to bring you what drives and inspires these passionate individuals, telling you their stories of the road they have traveled to get where they are today! The podcast is hosted by Colton Geschwandtner, an arts enthusiast, musician, event promoter, and highly inquisitive person. Shows release every week!

Location:

Kamloops, British Columbia

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The Desert Tiger Podcast features various musicians, athletes, artists, authors, comedians, and people chasing their dreams. It is our goal to bring you what drives and inspires these passionate individuals, telling you their stories of the road they have traveled to get where they are today! The podcast is hosted by Colton Geschwandtner, an arts enthusiast, musician, event promoter, and highly inquisitive person. Shows release every week!

Language:

English

Contact:

13065316626


Episodes

Cassie Dasilva on ‘Unsolicited Contact’, It's vibrant music video, and working with feminine energy!

1/22/2021
Canadian pop artist Cassie Dasilva joins the DTP to take us behind the music of her new single ‘Unsolicited Contact’! Cassie has been turning heartbreak and introspection into pop anthems since bursting onto the scene in 2018, and after crafting her sound over the the past few years she is finally preparing to release her debut EP, which is being kicked off with this new track! We talk about the text message that inspired this fun track, the vibrant music video for ‘Unsolicited Contact’, her...

Duration:00:38:17

Jesse Maxwell on his new single ‘Undone’, being more vulnerable with his music, and his upcoming 2021 EP!

1/19/2021
Soulful R&B singer Jesse Maxwell joins the DTP to take us behind the music of his latest single “Undone”. “Undone” is a relatable song about coming to terms with the parts of yourself you have yet to love and accept. It also happens to be the lead single off of an upcoming EP that Jesse plans to release in 2021! Jesse also talks about his growth towards being more open with his music, his 2020 debut album ‘Radio Silence’, and his recent home studio performance videos! All this and more as we...

Duration:00:36:31

Billy Newton Davis on his latest EP 'Have We Met', returning to his roots, and continuing to support causes close to his heart!

1/15/2021
Legendary singer and 4x Juno award winner Billy Newton Davis joins the DTP to take us behind his new EP ‘Have We Met?’! With ‘Have We Met?’ Davis brings new energy to some of his favorite classics, recorded live off the floor as he returns to his roots with a jazzy soulful spirit. Billy shares some of the powerful memories he has that connect him with this collection of songs, the process of recording ‘Have We Met?’, and we also chat about his continued work with causes that are close to his...

Duration:00:43:07

The Slime on their new EP 'Coming Soon To An Alley Near You', cementing their lineup, and horror movies!

1/12/2021
Derek and Andy of ‘The Slime’ join the DTP to take us behind their latest EP, ‘Coming Soon To An Alley Near You’! In 2020 The Slime released two EP’s and we dive into the transition between them as the group cemented it’s lineup and evolved in their songwriting process. We also chat a few of the songs like the title track and Life Of Agony, and even jump into the world of horror movies briefly. All this and more as we journey through the sand, Slime style!

Duration:00:35:26

Stripes # 7 - Ask Gee Anything Parts 1, 2, &3!!

1/8/2021
It's all 3 parts of of our Ask gee Anything series from our Youtube! Part 1 - Booking Guests & doing research Part 2 - why the name ' Desert Tiger', why i quit drinking Part 3 - How difficult was it to quit drinking, biggest regret, wrestling related questions! If you have any questions for a future edition of AGA, either comment them below, or email me at --------------------------

Duration:00:40:43

Justin Cider on the challenges he faced on the road to pro wrestling, the power of family, and his 2020 debut!

1/5/2021
Pro Wrestler Justin Cider made his debut in 2020 for Big West Wrestling, and since then has gone on to gain quite a bit of momentum, quickly gaining the support from the fans of the Okanagan! Some would say Justin started late in the business, but he will tell you there was no time more perfect for the entrepreneur and father of 3 to finally find his way through the ropes and into the squared circle! We discuss the road that finally led Justin Cider to pursuing a life long dream, from the...

Duration:00:37:04

Stripes # 6 - Hello 2021!!

1/1/2021
Hello Ambush! After 2 release dates off with Christmas and taking some time off after an accident, Colton Gee returns for an episode of Stripes where we dive a bit in to what I hope to do in 2021 with podcasting, music, wrestling and beyond!

Duration:00:18:49

Kellindo on his latest single 'Long Gone', balancing solo music with session work, and his upcoming rock opera!!

12/22/2020
For over the last decade and a half, Kellindo has been gracing studios and stages with his powerful guitar magic, performing with the likes of Stevie Wonder and Prince, and assisting Janelle Monae with her Grammy nominated albums and with bringing her epic live shows to life. The time for Kellindo to begin crafting his own sound came in 2018, and a handful of grooving singles later he is now progressing towards his first album and rock opera! The latest opus from this upcoming collection,...

Duration:00:42:32

Nicole Simone on her new web series 'On A List', Late July's upcoming album 'Oceania', and Redemption Paws

12/18/2020
Nicole Simone joins the DTP to take us behind her new web series 'On A List', and Late July's upcoming album 'Oceania'! 'On A List' is written, co-directed, and self produced by Nicole and she plays Olivia, a young woman who creates a list of experiences both good and bad to try with someone while getting to know them better, and that’s where Harry enters and the story takes off! ‘On A List’ also features a soundtrack of orchestral pop music from Late July, both from the start of the project...

Duration:00:47:15

Ley Vara on her latest single 'Red Flag', shooting her first music video, and how she stepped up her game in this last year!

12/15/2020
Pop and R&B artist Ley Vara joins the DTP to take us behind the music of her latest single ‘Red Flag’! With ‘Red Flag’ Ley Vara shares a powerful message of empowerment to those who may be dealing with toxic relationships of various types, and also saw her release her first music video in support of the track. Ley also discusses how she has stepped up her efforts as an artist in 2020, her track ‘Space’, and advice to any of us who may be spending our holidays away from our usual plans and...

Duration:00:35:07

Valdii on his latest single 'The Mirror', his growth since Eleven Past One, and what the holidays mean to him!

12/11/2020
Rising Canadian pop artist Valdii joins the DTP to take us behind his latest single, and deepest song yet The Mirror! Known for his time as the lead singer for pop rock group Eleven Past One, Valdii decided to take the lessons he had learnt, and apply them into a solo venture, continuing to grow and create, and paving a path that has led him to this moment. Not only do we take a dive behind the music of The Mirror, but we also discuss the decision to pursue this new path, what it has been...

Duration:00:34:44

Stripes #5 - Reviewing my 2020 goals, and what I was able to achieve through the weirdest year most have lived.

12/1/2020
2020 has been a weird year for everyone, and like many, I myself have had to adapt to try and make the most of the year. So for episode 5 of Stripes I take a look at the goals I set at the beginning of 2020, and what I was able to accomplish in podcasting, wrestling and music; in one of the oddest and most trying years many of us have faced.

Duration:00:18:52

Matthew Burkhart on his debut EP 'Slow Burn', how self isolation inspired it, and the music video for 'Back Down The Road'

11/27/2020
Alt Country singer songwriter Matthew Burkhart joins the DTP to take us behind the music of his debut EP 'Slow Burn'! 'Slow Burn' was born when Matt returned home from a vacation in Arizona, one day before the borders locked down, and found himself in self isolation for 2 weeks with the burning desire to create. Matt also takes us behind the decision to pursue the solo path after years of playing in bands, his track 'Back Down The Road' and it's music video, and adapting to the virtual...

Duration:00:43:25

Astrid Tanton on her latest single 'Comfort', the dance routine she filmed for it, and the decision to self publish her music!

11/24/2020
Singer Songwriter Astrid Tanton joins the DTP to take us behind the music of her latest single 'Comfort', which is the first track from her upcoming debut EP 'From My Eyes'. We also discuss the music video and dance routine Astrid released for ‘Comfort’, Astrid’s 2019 debut single ‘Love It All’, and her decision to self publish her music! All this and more as we get comfy putting our paws in the sand, with Astrid Tanton!

Duration:00:39:40

Melleefresh on her new album 'Invincible', what inspired it's positive message, and the best way to test new music!

11/20/2020
Canada's Queen of the dance floor Melleefresh joins the DTP to take us behind her new album 'Invincible'! 'Invincible' sees the house music icon and head of Play Records take a change of pace from her signature mischief to spread some positive vibes and cheer! We discuss what influenced this change of direction, some of the remixes done by Play Records heavy hitters, and the best way to test a new track! All this and more as we put our paws in the sand with Melleefresh!

Duration:01:22:05

Songwriter Dani Strong in her new album 'Undefined', how having a song stolen drove her forward, and balancing being a parent and a musician!

11/17/2020
Country Songwriter Dani Strong Joins THE DTP to take us behind the music of her new album Undefined! Undefined is Dani's sophomore album and it saw her return to the studio with Juno award winning producer Dan Brodbeck, who also helped her craft her debut album Time To Breathe. Dani also talks about how having one of her songs stolen drove her forward, balancing motherhood and being a business owner with being a career musician, and her track 'Not Right Now' which was nominated for multiple...

Duration:00:54:12

Tennyson King on his post apocalyptic track 'Garden Of Truth', how his travels inspired 'Wild Rose', and advice for van living!

11/13/2020
Singer Songwriter Tennyson King joins the DTP to talk 'Garden Of Truth', his new positive vibed post apocalyptic single! Tennyson King also takes some time to talk about how experiences from his worldwide travels inspired his track 'Wild Rose', and even gives some advice for those who might want to try the van living lifestyle! All this and more, as we put our paws in the garden, with Tennyson King!

Duration:00:40:48

Jordyn Pollard on her latest single 'Back To Us' and its dreamy music video, her debut EP 'Good On Me', and how theatre helped her grow as an artist!

11/10/2020
Country singer songwriter Jordyn Pollard has been building quite a bit of momentum with her debut EP and tracks like ‘Back To Us’ which she joins the DTP to discuss today! ‘Back To Us’ was recently selected as a Stingray Music Trending Track, the first song to ever receive the honour, and we dive into what this opportunity means to Jordyn, as well as what it was like to craft the dream-like music video that captures the song. We also dive into Jordyn’s growth as a singer songwriter, the...

Duration:00:38:55

Murray Atkinson on his instrumental rock EP Mubla Tubed, his ambient orchestral EP Aetherium Divine, and video game music!

11/6/2020
Known for his role as guitarist for Canadian rock group The Odds, Murray Atkinson is a creative force with an eclectic vision, and he joins DTP to take us behind the music of his instrumental guitar rock album ‘Mubla Tubed’, as well as his ambient orchestral album ‘Aetherium Divine’! We also dive into Murray’s work with video game music, the importance of serving the song, and much more in this episode of Desert Tiger!

Duration:00:45:59

Emily of Bad Buddy on the bands debut self titled album, transistioning from the folk world into this new sound, and the Bad Buddy video game!!

11/3/2020
Emily Bachynski of Bad Buddy joins the Desert Tiger Podcast to take us behind the music of Bad Buddy and their self titled debut album! Bad Buddy is a punk group born out of the passions and frustrations of a few former folk musicians who felt an uprising in their souls that could only be fueled with hard hitting riffs and lush harmonies, and out of this Bad Buddy was born to shake the foundations around them. We discuss what it was like for Bad Buddy to transition into this new sound and...

Duration:00:42:26