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Episode 674 - Chris Helmick 2

Chris Helmick returns to the show to discuss some of his work with Giant Steps of St.Louis: School For Austism, the upcoming benefit show he helped organize, his work in music therapy and his current musical project. On this episode you'll hear: Join at OFF BROADWAY in St.Louis on Jan 26th Saturday Night to help raise some money for Giant Steps of St.Louis and dance to the music of Al Holiday & The East Side Rhythm Band, Cree Rider, Bottoms Up Blues Gang & School of Rock House Band. $20...


Episode 673 - Singer Songwriter Storytelling Showcase with Cree RIder, Cara Louise & Drew Sheafor

On the evening of Jan 8th, 2019 I invited my friends Cree Rider, Cara Louise & Drew Sheafor to join me at Naked Vine for my Singer Songwriter Storytelling Showcase. This was an incredible night filled with amazing songs and lots of laughs. Check out the full video on the Rock Paper Podcast YouTube channel! Big shout out to Dan Kelley again for his help recording these shows. Be sure to follow Cree Rider Family Band, Cara Louise Band & LS Xprss on Facebook & Instagram to see when they are...


Episode 672 - Jenny Roques

Singer songwriter Jenny Roques stops by to talk about her recent Sheryl Crow tribute show, her bands Desire Lines & Tortuga, Cowpuncher Jenny and play some live acoustic. On this episode you'll hear: See Jenny LIVE Jan 19 Desire Lines at Foam Feb 9 Desire Lines at Foam Feb 16 Desire Lines at Schlafly Tap Room All things Jenny Roques at Follow Jenny Roques, Desire Lines & Tortuga on Facebook for more dates & info.


Episode 671 - My Remedy

Over the weekend I took a drive out to Roxana, IL to meet up with My Remedy! We talk about how the group formed, some early cover songs they did, their first show, how they entertain themselves in a small town and play 2 songs live acoustic. On this episode you'll hear: See them LIVE 1/19 at Sonny's Bar as Agitate The Airwaves presents Settle Your Scores, The Day After, Searching For Nostalgia, Castles & Coljac YSD. $10 Follow them on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram for more dates and info.


Episode 670 - Old Capital Square Dance Club 2

The other night I went up to Gaslight to meet Old Capital Square Dance Club. This was an evening of firsts for the show. It was the first time I've recorded a podcast in a pickup truck, and the first time using Zach's truck's bluetooth option to call Jesse during the show. Needless to say, this episode was a ton a fun! I talked with Zach Anderson, Drew Sheafor, Jesse McClary & special guest Gabby Blanton about the brand new album from OCSDC that has been 6 years in the making. We discuss...


Episode 669 - Reggie Pearl & The Public

Happy 2019!! I kick off the year with a fun new episode with Reggie Pearl & The Public. We get into some of the stories of how this group came to be, their brand new album, stories behind some of the songs, and jam 4 live acoustic songs from the living room. On this episode you'll hear: Find all things Reggie Pearl & The Public on Spotify, ITunes or Follow Reggie Pearl on Instagram & SoundCloud. Keep up with The Public on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. See them LIVE 1/5...


Episode 668 - Singer Songwrirter Storytelling Showcase 12.11.18

On December 11th I invited members of The Defeated County Langen Neubacher, Irene Allen, Devon Cahill & Jeremy Essig to join me at Naked Vine. The four of them sat on stools and played their songs live acoustic and shared stories around the songs. Follow The Defeated County, Langen, Devon & Jeremy on Facebook & Instagram. See them LIVE 3/16 at Schlafly Tap Room with Prairie Rehab & Sunset Over Houma Thanks again to Naked Vine for having us out and their continued support!


Episode 667 - Irene Allen

The other night I stopped by to visit my friend Irene Allen at her home. She sat at the piano and played a few songs live for us! Hope you enjoy! See her LIVE 12/29 at Yaquis with Maness Brothers & Chris Powers 12/30 at Yaquis with Eric McSpadden On this episode you'll hear: Everything else at


Episode 667 - Irene Allen

Singer songwriter Irene Allen stops by to share some stories of her start in St.Louis music, meeting Jeremy Segel-Moss, The Barn Mice, her upcoming new music and play some live songs at the piano for the show. See her LIVE 12/27 at Pop's Blue Moon 12/29 at Yaquis with The Maness Brothers & Chris Powers 12/30 at Yaquis with Eric McSpadden On this episode you'll hear: Find all things Irene Allen at


Episode 666 - Brother Lee & The Leather Jackals

Brother Lee & The Leather Jackals return to the show to discuss their latest album BEWARE OF BROTHER LEE, shooting their music video for "Hail Hail The Rat King", the album in a cabin in the woods, and we also get in to some creepy stories of ghosts, shadow people and more. On this episode you'll hear: Pick up BEWARE OF BROTHER LEE wherever you download digital music. Stream it on Spotify. Physical copies at any of the upcoming shows! See them LIVE 12/25 at St.Laborious aka The Church of...


Episode 665 - Chris Swan

Chris Swan of Soul Motivation Records returns to the show to talk about his new album WELCOME TO THE FELLOWSHIP, stories behind the songs, his battle with addiction and more. We also talk about some of our favorite Christmas movies and more. This was such a fun one to record. I hope you enjoy this episode as much as I did. On this episode you'll hear: Find more Chris Swan music at or Keep up with Chris on Facebook & Instagram. See him...


Episode 664 - Zach Sullentrup

Singer songwriter Zach Sullentrup of Tidal Volume stops by to share some stories behind the songs, talk about their big holiday show, Weezer, roadtrip songs, his World Tour (of the Midwest), pizza and play some live acoustic! See Tidal Volume LIVE 12/28 at Blueberry Hill Duck Room with The Hoodie Life, Sigmund Frauds & Young Animals $12 Tickets are available at Blueberry Hill box office or Follow Zach Sullentrup & Tidal Volume on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram for more...


Episode 663 - Kyle Ray

Multi-Instrumentalist Kyle Ray stops in to talk about his work around town in a few different bands like Whiskey Raccoons, Adam Gaffney & The Highway Saints, Ruffneck Blues Band and more. We also discuss his work at School of Rock educating the youth in the ways Rock! I had a lot of fun recording this episode with Kyle at Gaslight in St.Louis, MO. Be sure to check out and visit them on the Hill. See Kyle LIVE 12/29 Adam Gaffney & The Highway Saints at Canton Inn 1/12...


Episode 662 - Shaughn Uebinger

Singer songwriter Shaughn Uebinger & his wife Gina stop by the show to discuss her latest EP, stories of sobriety, upcoming tour dates, stories behind the songs & plays some live acoustic. On this episode you'll hear: See Shaughn & Gina LIVE: 12/22 Westport Saloon Kansas City 1/12 Defiance Ridge Vineyard Defiance, MO 1/13 Point Labaddie Brewery 1/19 Brews Eureka Springs, AR 1/27 River City Opry at Off Broadway in St.Louis, MO 2/1 Wages West Plains, MO Follow Shaughn on Facebook for...


Episode 661 - Karen Choi

Singer songwriter Karen Choi stops by to discuss her recent move back to St.Louis, growing up playing music, her latest record, her family, big upcoming show and play some live acoustic. On this episode you'll hear: Pick up her album THROUGH OUR VEINS wherever you get digital music or CD copies on or See Karen LIVE 12/22 at Old Rock House performing a set of She & Him Chirstmas songs with Tom Blood also there will be Emily Wallace, Elliott Pearson, Mammoth Piano...


Episode 660 - Annie & Jess of I WENT TO A

The other night I stopped in at The Pocket to record with my new friends Annie & Jess of to talk about all their work they've been doing to document and support St.Louis music over the last several years. We talk about how the idea started, putting on shows and what might be next for IWTAS. Join them Friday December 21st at OFF BROADWAY for A CHRISTMAS SHERYL: A Tribute to the music of Sheryl Crow featuring Beth Bombara, Stacey Winter, AV & The Dirty Details, Jenny Roques...


Episode 659 - Mike Murano

Drummer Mike Murano joins me to discuss his work with some projects like The Mighty Pines, The People's Key, Transmatter Express, Sean Canan's Voodoo Players, Southern Exposure & Funkify Your Life: A Tribute to The Meters. On this episode you'll hear: See Mike LIVE 12/22 Southern Exposure at Broadway Oyster Bar 12/26 Sean Canan's Voodoo Players play Prince at Broadway Oyster Bar 12/31 The Mighty Pines with Hillary Fitz Band at The Ready Room


Episode 658 - Al Holliday 3

Al Holliday of Al Holliday & The East Side Rhythm Band returns to the show to discuss their brand new album 4963, their recent trip to The Netherlands & much more. On this episode you'll hear: See Al Holliday LIVE Dec 14th at Off Broadway with Funky Butt Brass Band for Brasstravaganza Dec 22 Southern Exposure at Broadway Oyster Bar Jan 17 at Joe's Cafe Jan 26 at Off Broadway Rock The Spectrum: Benefit for Giant Steps of St.Louis with Cree Rider Family Band, Bottoms Up Blues Gang &...


Episode 657 - Surco 2

Surco returns to the show to discuss their brand new debut album VOL 1 along with their release party. We give you a sneak peek at what they've been up to and talk stories of the studio and behind the music. See them LIVE 12/15 at The Bootleg at Atomic Cowboy for Winter Disco 3/Album Release Party with Brother Francis & The Soultones On this episode you'll hear: Physical copies of VOL 1 will be available at shows. Digitally everywhere 12/15. Be sure to keep with Surco on Facebook &...


Episode 656 - Inner Outlines

Rockers Inner Outlines return to the show to discuss their brand new album PERSPECTIVES, debut a new song and video! We get into talking about recording with Kevin Gates at REACH Audio, stories behind the songs, the Release Party and much more. On this episode you'll hear: Don't miss the ALBUM RELEASE PARTY happening December 15th at Pop's in Sauget, IL with special guests The Many Colored Death, Goodtimes & Company, Tri-State, Apollo's Daughter & The Skagbyrds. You can head over to...