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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

Alicia Toner on her upcoming album 'Joan', her track 'Joke's On Me', becoming a mother, & much more!

6/16/2021
Canadian Folk Pop artist Alicia Toner takes us behind her upcoming sophomore album ‘Joan’! It’s been 4 years since Alicia’s 2017 debut album, and since then she has been writing and crafting this next chapter of her journey, and with it comes some powerful messages, and more of a pop/rock flair. Alicia also chats turning a spare bedroom in to a vocal booth while raising a newborn, becoming more resilient, her track ‘Joke’s On Me’, & much more! ----- Listen to ‘Joan’ on Spotify @ Follow...

Duration:00:26:04

Pat of Stereos on their new track 'Look Good', the return of the band, hints of a new album, & more!

6/14/2021
Pat Kordyback, lead singer of multi platinum pop band Stereos, takes us behind the group's new track 'Look Good'! Pat also chats the return of the band after a lengthy hiatus, how he has grown as a songwriter, writing goal songs for the IIHF competitive teams, an upcoming album, and much more!! ----- Listen to Stereos on Spotify @ Follow Stereos on IG @ ----- Pick up Desert Tiger Merch @ Follow Colton Gee & Desert Tiger -----

Duration:00:28:21

Paris Pick on her new album ‘Hope For The Best’, co-directing the title track mv, hitchhiking, & more!

6/11/2021
Canadian Soul Pop artist Paris Pick joins the DTP to go behind her sophomore album ‘Hope For The Best’. Paris also chats co-producing the album, co-directing the music video for the title track, hitchhiking to Whitehorse, learning patience, and much more! ----- Listen to Paris on Spotify @ Follow Paris on IG @ ----- Pick up Desert Tiger Merch @ Follow Colton Gee & Desert Tiger -----

Duration:00:34:47

Rosemary Lawton on her new album ‘Canvas’, moving to a pop/folk sound, painting the cover art & more!

6/10/2021
Canadian pop folk artist Rosemary Lawton joins the DTP to go behind the music of her new album ‘Canvas’! ‘Canvas’ is Rosemary’s first album of tracks that are entirely written by herself, and saw her shift to that pop folk sound from the traditional folk music she was playing before! Rosemary also chats why having the right producer helped her to capture this new step in sound, what the writing process helped her learn about herself, creating the cover art, building confidence, and much...

Duration:00:25:10

200 Episode/Interview Celebration AGA!!!

6/7/2021
With the Desert Tiger Podcast having recently passed 200 episodes, and soon passing 200 interview, I figured what better time to catch up a bit and answer some listener/viewer questions!! ----- Pick up Desert Tiger Merch @ https://www.deserttigermerch.com/ Follow Colton Gee & Desert Tiger -----

Duration:02:51:27

Christee Palace on her new track ‘#1 Girl’, fitness and live performance, valuing yourself & more!

6/4/2021
Canadian pop singer Christee Palace returns to the DTP to take us behind her new track ‘#1 Girl’! Christee also chats working with her dad in the studio, the importance of having a good support network, valuing oneself, the fitness videos she has started releasing, and so much more!! ----- Listen to Christee on Spotify @ Follow Christee on IG @ ----- Pick up Desert Tiger Merch @ Follow Colton Gee & Desert Tiger -----

Duration:00:28:15

Danielle & Jordan of Cross Parallel on 'Better With Time', becoming a duo, producing together & more!

6/2/2021
The duo that is Cross Parallel, Danielle Marie & Jordan Prichett, join the DTP to take us behind their new single 'Better With Time'! They also chat the decision to become a duo after initially pursuing their own paths together, how they make sure both members get their time to shine, producing not just their own music but other artists, an upcoming music video, and much more!! ----- Listen to 'Better With Time' on Spotify @ Follow Cross Parallel on IG @ Visit ----- Pick up Desert Tiger...

Duration:00:26:26

Melanie Durrant on her new album 'Where I'm At', abusive relationships, plants, performance & more!

5/31/2021
Canadian R&B/Soul singer, and multiple time Juno nominee, Melanie Durrant joins the DTP to go behind her new album 'Where I'm At'! 'Where I'm At' is Melanie's third album, coming 6 years after 2015's anticipation, and with it Mel brings some powerful emotions. We discuss abusive relationships, directing the music video for her track 'Listen', performing tribute shows with her mother, a little bit about plants and much more! ----- Listen to 'Where I'm At' on Spotify @...

Duration:00:35:07

Canadian Country artist Karli June on her sing 'Home Team', the value of a good music team & more!

5/28/2021
Rising Canadian Country artist Karli June joins the DTP to go behind her new track 'Home Team'! With 'Home Team', Karli shows some love to that small town community mindset, because as we know it takes a village to build a person! Karli also chats about building a team to help her music grow, taking part in the most recent Jim Beam Virtual National Talent Search, an upcoming collection of tracks, and much more!! ----- Listen to Karli on Spotify @ Follow Karli on IG @ Check out ----- Pick up...

Duration:00:31:02

DJ Sara Simms on 'Kreator' and NFT's, music technology, Simmetry Sounds, livestream festivals, more!

5/26/2021
Canadian DJ, Producer, and multi-instrumentalist Sara Simms joins the DTP to go behind her new track ‘Kreator’, and the gorgeous eco-friendly NFT that was created to go along with it! We also discuss Sara’s label Simmetry Sounds, moving from live festivals to live streamed sets, her reimagining of the Terrance PArker classic ‘Love’s Got Me High’, her love of music technology and working with the likes of Native Instruments and Mixed In Key, and so much more!!! ----- Check out the NFT’s for...

Duration:00:46:52

Jeff Burrows of The Tea Party on 'Summertime', upcoming Saints & Sinners tour, upcoming EP, & more!

5/24/2021
Jeff Burrows, drummer for legendary Canadian rock band The Tea Party joins to go behind their new single 'Summertime'! Jeff also dives behind the Saints & Sinners tour and its rescheduling to November 2021, an upcoming EP, hints towards some anniversary celebrations for the band, and much more!! ----- Listen to Summertime on Spotify @ Follow The Tea Party @ Visit The Tea Party’s website @ Pick up The Tea Party merch @ ----- Pick up Desert Tiger Merch @ Follow Colton Gee & Desert Tiger -----

Duration:00:31:05

Lexie Jay of Featurette on the 'Exposed' version of 'The Blame', its powerful music video, & more!

5/21/2021
Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868 (604) 876-2622 Lexie Jay of Featurette joins the DTP to go behind the 'Exposed' version of 'The Blame'! We talk what brought on this new version, the powerful music video that Lexie directed and produced for the music video, and how with it she is reclaiming a piece of her past by opening up about her experiences with sexual abuse. Lexie also takes us behind releasing the vinyl version of Dream Riot!, rebounding after having to shut down mid tour, and some cool...

Duration:00:47:12

Melleefresh on 25 years of Play Records, her 'Kreator' collab & NFT, an exclusive premiere & more!

5/19/2021
The Dance Floor Queen of Toronto, Melleefresh, returns to go behind the upcoming 25 Year celebration of Play Records! A trailblazer before her time, Mellefresh wanted to have more of a hand in the direction of her career, and wanted to help other electronic musicians in the Canadian music scene as well. This helped to lead to the creation of Play Records, which since has seen Juno nominations, a ton of charts, and worldwide success! Mellefresh also takes us behind a collab w/ Sara Simms that...

Duration:05:36:18

Justine Tyrell on her debut EP ‘While You Were Sleeping’, overcoming perfectionism, and much more!

5/12/2021
Breakout Canadian R&B artist Justine Tyrell joins the DTP to go behind her debut EP 'While You Were Sleeping'! Crafted in the early morning hours, Justine brings a blend of traditional and contemporary R&B in this 6 song exploration of love, and finding a sense of self worth. Justine also discusses writing music for film & tv, being the official anthem singer for the Calgary Stampeders, fighting the set back of perfectionism, and more!! ----- Listen to Justine Tyrell on Spotify @ Follow...

Duration:00:33:10

Jesse Maxwell on his new EP ‘Hellion’, It’s 2nd single ‘I’ll Make You’, continuing to explore who he is!

5/10/2021
Jesse Maxwell returns to DTP, and this time around we are diving behind his brand new sophomore EP ‘Hellion’! Last time we spoke we dove into ‘Hellion’s lead single ‘Undone’, and now it's time to go behind the rest of this new EP! We talk about how Jesse continues to explore himself and the idea of love and sexuality with this album, why he prefers a home studio, filming performance videos with his band, ‘I’ll Make You’, and much more!!! ----- Listen to Hellion on Spotify @ Follow Jesse...

Duration:00:30:45

Kenzie Cates on her new song Just Ain't You, growing from 2019’s Black Magic, her first music video!

5/7/2021
Indie Pop singer songwriter Kenzie Cates joins the DTP to go behind her new track 'Just Aint You'! We also chat about her growth as an artist from her 2019 debut single 'Black Magic, why she feels Just Aint You is her true debut to the world, getting to film her first music video, and much more! ----- Listen to Kenzie Cates on Spotify @ Follow Kenzie on IG @ Subscribe to Kenzie on YouTube ----- Pick up Desert Tiger Merch @ Follow Colton Gee & Desert Tiger -----

Duration:00:30:02

NLN on dropping a song a week, growing as a producer & rapper, being featured on New Hot 89.9 & more

5/3/2021
18 Y/O Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Producer, and Mixing Engineer, NLN joins the DTP to go behind growing as an artist while releasing a song a week over the last 2 years. NLN has been writing since the age of six, but it was 2017 that he began to meld his style of rap, hip hop, and pop. We dive into his growth from that moment, into the decision to release a song a week, growing as a producer, being featured on a radio station he grew up listening to, a few of his 2021 tracks, and much more!...

Duration:00:52:15

Danni Deeds Part 1! How he broke into pro wrestling, favourite memories, promoting Pacific Pro Wrestling!

4/30/2021
Pro wrestler and promoter of Pacific Pro Wrestling Canada, Danni Deeds, joins the DTP to go behind his illustrious 13+ year career! We dive into Danni's initial attempts to train, leading up to the moment in 2007 when his passion and drive for wrestling could no longer be denied. We also chat some of Danni's favourite moments matches and opponents, championship wins, Pacific Pro Wrestling Canada, and so much more!! ----- Subscribe to Danni Deeds on YouTube - Follow Danni on FB - Follow PPW...

Duration:00:52:50

Brian Borcherdt on Dusted's new track Little More Time, a 3rd album, potential return of live shows!

4/28/2021
Dusted, aka Brian Borcherdt of Holy Fuck, joins the DTP to chat his new single 'Little More Time'! Little More Time is the lead single off of Dusted's upcoming 3rd album, and we discuss when this track was born and how it has evolved. As well as balancing bands as they prepare to possibly hit the road again, fatherhood, and so much more!! ----- Listen to Dusted on Spotify @ Buy Dusted’s music @ ----- Pick up Desert Tiger Merch @ Follow Colton Gee & Desert Tiger -----

Duration:00:25:53

illvibe on ‘Leave The Light On’, ‘Hymns For The Underdog’, the growth of LyricVids.com, and more!!

4/26/2021
illvibe returns to the DTP for round 3, as we dive behind his new single ‘Leave The Light On’! illy also takes us behind his upcoming album ‘Hymns For The Underdog’, the growth of LyricVids.com into the #1 lyric video studio in the world, his entrepreneurial mindset, becoming a homeowner, and so much more!! ----- Listen to illvibe on Spotify @ Follow illy in IG @ Need a Lyric Video? Check out @ ----- Pick up Desert Tiger Merch @ Follow Colton Gee & Desert Tiger -----

Duration:00:38:53