John Lodge shares musical history with Ted, from a boy fascinated with Buddy Holly to playing bass for the legendary Moody Blues to his latest solo work, his advice for all musicians to the long-awaited acknowledgement from the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Craig Finn shares with Ted how music opened his world, going from nerd to “cool kid” to pioneering two bands with urgent lyrics and driving guitars, the strategy of releasing 4 albums in 5 years, feeling scared when he went solo, and the future for The Hold Steady.
Host Ted Canova talks with Jerry Douglas from being a 5 year old with a squeaky voice to mastering the dobro, and how listening to bluegrass in the morning and rock at night led to him becoming one of the most recorded musicians ever.
Host Ted Canova talks with Amy Helm, daughter of famous musicians Libby Titus and Levon Helm, at Levon Helm Studios in Woodstock, New York. Amy let us in on some terrifying musical lessons, the struggle to grieve privately for her Dad while the public was holding tributes, and the challenges and rewards of covering her parents’ hit songs.