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Welcome to Music Outlook – L.A.! This show is geared for the DIY Entertainer, whether you’re a musician, vocalist, actor/actress, live or recording studio audio engineer, podcaster, photographer/videographer, or are involved in just about any other aspect of The Entertainment Industry. Here we talk about The Gigs of the Independent Entertainer – where we play, how we set up and tear down, The Gear we use and why, and The Info we use as we make our way through The Entertainment Industry.

Welcome to Music Outlook – L.A.! This show is geared for the DIY Entertainer, whether you’re a musician, vocalist, actor/actress, live or recording studio audio engineer, podcaster, photographer/videographer, or are involved in just about any other aspect of The Entertainment Industry. Here we talk about The Gigs of the Independent Entertainer – where we play, how we set up and tear down, The Gear we use and why, and The Info we use as we make our way through The Entertainment Industry.

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Welcome to Music Outlook – L.A.! This show is geared for the DIY Entertainer, whether you’re a musician, vocalist, actor/actress, live or recording studio audio engineer, podcaster, photographer/videographer, or are involved in just about any other aspect of The Entertainment Industry. Here we talk about The Gigs of the Independent Entertainer – where we play, how we set up and tear down, The Gear we use and why, and The Info we use as we make our way through The Entertainment Industry.

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@WKMusic15

Language:

English

Contact:

(562) 584-0316


Episodes

Ep 15 - Marc Copage & Victoria Savage

10/17/2021
My guests today are Marc Copage & Victoria Savage. If you've ever watched sitcoms from the late 60's, you may remember Marc from the hit show "Julia" starring Diahann Carroll, where he was cast as her son Corey Baker. Victoria may also be familiar to you as a celebrant in a Dunkin' Donuts "Celebrate the Holidays" commercial from 2016 where she can be seen at both the beginning and the end of that spot. Both are working as Indie Artists on their own projects and we'll be talking about that as...

Duration:01:23:07

Ep 14 - Gordon P. Firemark

10/2/2021
My guest today is entertainment lawyer, podcast producer, and host of Entertainment Law Update, Gordon P. Firemark. Also known as The Podcast Lawyer, he's also the author of "The Podcast, Blog & New Media Producer's Legal Survival Guide" which helps content creators avoid some of the mistakes made that can become legal issues. In addition to having extensive knowledge as an entertainment attorney, Gordon has also worked in the industry as an audio, lighting, and special effects technician...

Duration:00:38:01

Ep 13 - Elizabeth Hangan

9/15/2021
My guest today is vocalist and bassist Elizabeth Hangan. She's been a working musician for over 30 years in Southern California and is also a private instructor of both voice and bass. Her styles include Jazz, American Folk, Blues, Pop and Rock. I first met Elizabeth in 2019 at a venue called The Mixx in Pasadena, CA where we both have performed and I found her show quite enjoyable. Today we're going to discuss her career during the pandemic and her previous gigs, the gear she uses and why...

Duration:01:24:19

Ep 12 - Franklin "Donny D" Lewis

9/5/2021
My guest today is the host of the podcasts "Donny D's Words of Wisdom" and "Donny D's Soul Sundays heard on BlogTalkRadio, host of the Public Access show "Behind the Curtains" which is produced at Pasadena Media Studios in Pasadena, CA by Eric Bailey (Ep. 6) and can be viewed both locally in the Pasadena area via cable and satellite and on YouTube. He's the author of "Single Mother's Guide to Raising Black Boys", and "From Crack to Christ" which he's recently completed, and he's also a...

Duration:01:02:07

Ep 11 - Kyle Gordon

8/24/2021
My guest today is singer, composer, arranger, recording engineer, lyricist, film composer and a Clio Award nominee Kyle Gordon out of New York. I've known Kyle for a number of years and he's had the pleasure of working with such artists as Phil Ramone, Clive Davis, Billy Joel, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Celine Dion, Dionne Warwick, and Rod Stewart. He's been seen and heard on various TV shows and movie soundtracks as well as numerous commercials. Today we're going to talk about his gigs during...

Duration:01:24:07

Ep 10 - Nick Price

5/21/2020
My guest today is audio engineer, producer, singer, and percussionist Nick Price. I first met Nick in 2011 when he helped my wife and I record and master my first CD, Le Musiqué, and I must say he did an excellent job. He’s worked with Tyrese Gibson, Jesse McCartney who played J.R. Chandler on All My Children in the nineties, and gospel artist Amber Bullock who’s appeared on BET’s ‘Sunday Best’, just to name a few… Today Nick continues his work as a freelance audio engineer specializing in...

Duration:00:51:51

Ep 9.2 - Tod Stockwell & Sven Holcomb of Redfish

5/9/2020
This is Part 2 of Episode 9 with my guests Tod Stockwell and Guitarist/Vocalist Sven Holcomb of Santa Barbara’s Finest Dance Rock Band – Redfish. Today we'll continue our discussion on their work with Redfish in and around Santa Barbara County, their gear, recording, and more… Ladies & Gentlemen, this is Tod Stockwell and Sven Holcomb… Redfish’s Contact Info – https://www.redfish.band/contact Facebook Page - https://www.facebook.com/RedFish-215268442602/ Listen & Subscribe at...

Duration:00:55:20

Ep 9.1 - Tod Stockwell & Sven Holcomb of Redfish

5/4/2020
My guests today are drummer Tod Stockwell and Guitarist/Vocalist Sven Holcomb of Santa Barbara’s Finest Dance Rock Band – Redfish. Like my previous guests, Tod and I attended both Jr. High and High School together here in Southern California, and I can safely say, he’s one bad cat on the drums. Sven who’s also and audio engineer, has played with Mick Jagger and recorded with Santana and Ravi Shankar. Today we’ll discuss their work with Redfish in and around Santa Barbara County, their gear,...

Duration:00:55:41

Ep 8 - Colin Wolfe

2/8/2020
My guest today is musician, composer, producer, Colin Wolfe. He’s worked with such notables as Dr. Dre, George Clinton, Michael Jackson, TLC, and Erick Sermon of EPMD to name a few. He was instrumental in helping Dr. Dre create his now famous Moog bass line sound heard in many of his projects since The Chronic CD. These days Colin spends his time working on various projects at Beacon Street Studios in Venice, CA. Colin’s Contact Info – (Instagram) cwolfe86, thesounds2020, &...

Duration:00:58:25

Ep 7 - Alphonse Philippe Mouzon

1/31/2020
My guest today is actor Alphonse Philippe Mouzon. If his name sounds familiar, he’s the son of famous jazz drummer Alphonse Mouzon who’s performed with such notables as Roy Ayres, George Benson, Herbie Hancock, and Sheila E. to name a few. Alphonse Philippe has been studying recently with Gina Nemo of the Ventura Actors Studio and as a child actor, had a role in the original Lethal Weapon movie. He’s appeared in commercials and performed at various jazz festivals with both his father and...

Duration:00:49:57

Ep 6 - Eric Bailey

11/30/2019
My guest today is producer, engineer, and videographer Eric Bailey. I first met Eric a couple of years ago at Pasadena Media while taping the show Sounds Within hosted by L.V. Smith, where he worked as one of the show’s producers. Eric also is a producer for the show Behind The Curtains hosted by Franklin Donny D who I’ll have on a future episode. Today, Eric and I will talk about his work with Pasadena Media, his production company E-Dog’s Productions, the audio and video gear he uses, and...

Duration:00:44:55

Ep 5 - Alan Lightner

11/6/2019
My guest today is drummer, percussionist Alan Lightner. I’ve known Alan for many years as we both learned music together in our early years. Today his work as a percussionist has taken him all over the world and is centered around various Afro-centric styles. He’s worked with such greats as Will Smith, Mos Def, Ashanti, Roy Ayres, and Lenny Williams just to name a few. He’s also worked as a master faculty member at the East Bay Center for the Performing Arts. Today we’ll be talking about...

Duration:00:51:59

Ep 4 - Gina Nemo

10/8/2019
My guest today is singer, actress, producer, director Gina Nemo. If you watched T.V. crime dramas in the late 80s to early 90s, you may be familiar with a show called ‘21 Jump Street’ where she played Dorothy Pezzino (Check her out in “The Blu Flu” – 1989 – S3 Ep8). She is the daughter of jazz composer/musician Henry Nemo whose song “Don’t Take Your Love From Me” was performed by such greats as Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and Etta James to name a few. Today Gina’s work takes her behind the...

Duration:00:58:10

Ep 3 - Renée Collins Georges

9/28/2019
My guest today is L.A. native now living in Washington, D.C. jazz vocalist Renée Collins Georges. She’s a seasoned performer having toured worldwide with Ray Charles, MC Hammer, and Diane Shuur. She’s done voice-over work, jingles, and can be heard regularly in the D.C. area. Today we’re going to talk about those gigs, how she prepares for a performance, her work with music education programs, her favorite mics, and more… We also briefly talk about the Shure SM58, AKG C636, Neumann KMS105,...

Duration:01:04:21

Ep 2 - Dave Painchaud

8/17/2019
My guest is composer, producer, trumpeter, Dave Painchaud out of New York. I’ve known Dave since the mid 80’s as we both came out of Berklee College of Music in Boston together and am a big fan of his work where he “mashes electronic, ambient, orchestral and jazz music in unusual ways”. He not only plays trumpet but the flugelhorn and mellophone as well. His work can be heard in a variety of places on the internet and he’s also the host of his own show “Harmony of the Spheres”. Today Dave...

Duration:01:05:01

Ep 1 - Keith Jacks

7/16/2019
Welcome to Music Outlook L.A.!!! For our first episode my guest is Keith Jacks of Third Rail Productions, based in Teaneck, NJ. He’s a world-class engineer who’s worked with Najee, KRS One, Michael Bolton, and the late Donna Summer, just to name a few. He’s a graduate of Full Sail Center for the Recording Arts (Full Sail University) in Florida and also studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston. Keith and I talk about T-R-P, his creation process in the studio, the gear used for various...

Duration:00:59:17