The Vinyl Guide - Artist Interviews for Record Collectors & Music Fanatics

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Ep376: Spike Slawson of Me First and the Gimme Gimmes
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Ep376: Spike Slawson of Me First and the Gimme Gimmes
Spike Slawson is the frontman's frontman. Spearheading the supergroup Me First & The Gimme Gimmes, Spike talks about forming MFATGG, the early days of the band, the rare records, being hated by The Eagles and more. Topics include: Is Spike a record collector?Describe your record collectionHow do you shop for records?Who influenced Spike’s frontman persona?Irony within performing coversHow do they pick songs for the Gimme Gimmes to cover?The strategy of putting out lots of 45s in the early daysInvolving lots of labels besides Fat WreckMusic from Spike’s youth & householdThe first records Spike bought w his own moneyDid Spike always want to be a performer?Spike’s friends who influenced his musical tastesImpact of Dead Kennedys “Fresh Fruit” LPShocking his music teacher w Husker DuMoving from Pittsburgh to San FranciscoSpike’s first bands & performancesRough stories from early punk clubsBecoming aware of Fat WreckSpike was a really bad employeeGetting moved from Shipping/Receiving to Lead SingerFat Mike & Joey Cape invited Spike to lead the GimmesCover bands can skip song writing and go straight to performanceEarly shows of the Gimme GimmesArtists that didn’t like the cover of their songResponse from EaglesWho he’d like to hear the coverBands/artists that East and West coasts dislikeA strong dislike of Fleetwood Mac and associated fashionBeing influenced by John Waters and Hee-HawThe upcoming Australian and New Zealand tourInterview wrap up Tix/info on Me First & the Gimme Gimmes 2023 Aus/NZ Tour High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep375: Mike Portnoy - Record Collector
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Ep375: Mike Portnoy - Record Collector
Mike Portnoy (Winery Dogs, Sons of Apollo, ex Dream Theatre) joins us to talk about his record collection, rare vinyl of his career, his approach to his music collection, meeting Beatles, working with legends of music, the new Winery Dogs LP and more. Topics include: Mike’s record roomWe are not a gossip podcastDid the band know The Winery Dogs III would be made?Mike’s dog Mickey joins the interviewMaking The Winery Dogs III LPRichie’s vocals are incredibleHow involved is Mike after basic tracks are done?When is the vinyl version coming out?Why Mike separates old records from new onesMike collects different formats – 8-track talkMike’s listening preference is MP3sThe most precious records of Mike’s collectionMike’s autographed vinyl recordsMike met Paul and RingoHaving a conversation with Paul McCartneyMike loves his boxsetsWhat’s the most Mike ever paid for a record?Where does Mike shop for records?Mike’s conversations with Kevin GilbertThe collectability of The Winery Dogs vinylWill the prior Winery Dogs albums be reissued on vinyl?Working with Storm Thorgerson on album coversDream Theatre logo changed for the Storm Thorgerson album coversEarliest bands - Mike’s band “Rising Power”The Winery Dogs 2023 tourMike’s vinyl videos on YouTubeDoes Mike get vinyl deliveries all the time?The rarest record of Mike’s careerWhat records of his career is he missing?Interview wrap up High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep374: Elephant Memories & Third Man Rarities w Ben Blackwell
16-01-2023
Ep374: Elephant Memories & Third Man Rarities w Ben Blackwell
Third Man Records co-founder & Official Archivist of The White Stripes Ben Blackwell shares insight on the making and impact of the album 'Elephant', the new MONO mix for TMR Vault #55, rare records in the Third Man universe and much more. Topics include: What was the impact of Elephant on The White Stripes?Early impressions first hearing ElephantMemories of Seven Nation ArmyOriginal sequencing of ElephantWhat’s in TMR Vault 55?First recordings of Elephant / John PeelVault DVD contents / Shooting video for The Hardest Button to ButtonThe various global covers of ElephantThe Australian LP is the hardest to findMore activities for Elephant in 2023The White Stripes eligible for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2023The Elvis “My Happiness” acetateThe Upholsterers “Your Furniture Was Always Dead…” singleHow many Upholsterers singles have been found?The “Freedom at 21” Flexi-disc helium balloon stunt3” pressing of “The Denial Twist”Meg White “Icky Thump” picture discWhat can be shared about Meg in recent years?Third Man Pressing and expansion of other pressing plantsWhat percentage is Third Man Pressing focused on Third Man projects?Trends of the recent growth of the vinyl industryThird Man reissuing materials from major labelsNumbers of TMR Vault subscribersLooking up MONO “Icky Thump” on DiscogsThe Jack White singles cover art tapestryStrange requests for song licensingBen’s personal record collecting hobbyTemptation while at TMR PressingInterview wrap up Sign up for the Third Man Records Vault #55 here Extended, high-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep373: Terri Nunn of Berlin
09-01-2023
Ep373: Terri Nunn of Berlin
Terri Nunn of Berlin discusses the rare and collectable vinyl of her career, growing up in LA, early punk scene, her multiple hits as well as the global #1 smash "Take My Breath Away", auditioning for Star Wars & much more! Topics include: Terri’s record collectionTerri’s family owned a few record storesWell known customers who shopped thereHiding records from the public shoppersGrowing up in LA, wanting to entertainSocial issues with entertainersRecords and performers who inspired TerriDiscovering the punk communityGetting into Electronic Music1st album is all Prophet V and TR-808Memories of making “A Matter of Time” private press single“Pleasure Victim” initially on MAO RecordsMoving from Enigma to GeffenMemories of working w David GeffenThe pressure going into “Love Life”Challenges with Terri being focal point of bandWorking w Georgio Moroder on Top Gun themeRecording of “Take My Breath Away”Life changes after having a global #1 hitJohn rejoining band and communicating about prior challengesThe collectable records of Berlin & Terri’s careerTerri’s involvement in cover art, videosThe concept of cover of “Pleasure Victim”Terri’s “Star Wars” auditionBerlin’s “Strings Attached” vinylInterview wrap up Berlin's "Strings Attached" on vinyl here. High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep372: Jerry A Lang - Poison Idea, American Leather Records
18-12-2022
Ep372: Jerry A Lang - Poison Idea, American Leather Records
Jerry A Lang discusses the rare records and legacy of Poison Idea, the reissues, collectibles and artefacts from the band, as well as his new LP "From The Fire Into The Water" and his autobiographies "Black Heart Fades Blue". Topics include: Jerry's books - "Black Heart Fades Blue"Reissuing Poison Idea recordingsCleaning up the master tapesAnything missing from the PI archiveHand written lyric book for “Kings of Punk”The various labels of Poison IdeaEarly pressings of “Pick Your King”Status of the “Pick Your King” artworkMaking the Poison Idea lettering logo“Pick Your King” test pressing w Reagan photoIs Jerry a record collector?Tom collecting The Fix Vengeance single from club promo packsEarly demand for “Pick Your King”How were records sold / early merch tablesWhat happened to Tom’s guitars?Poison Idea’s recording consistencyMaking “Feel The Darkness”Poison Idea's music publishingJerry and the legacy of Poison IdeaNew Poison Idea track “The Butcher”Other potential Poison Idea outtakesPlans for American Leather RecordsTom’s record collectionThe new album “From The Fire Into The Water”Does Jerry Miss being in a band or playing live?What is Jerry listening to these days?Upcoming releases on American Leather Records“Feel The Darkness” reissue w Tiny Tim’s cease & desist lettersInterview wrap up Get Jerry's LP "From The Fire Into The Water" on vinyl here Get Jerry's Autobiographies "Black Heart Fades Blue" here High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep371: Joel Selvin - Vinyl, Music History and Sly & The Family Stone
15-12-2022
Ep371: Joel Selvin - Vinyl, Music History and Sly & The Family Stone
Joel Selvin, writer, music critic and author of many fascinating music history books, joins us to talk vinyl, record collecting, the Bay Area music scene and harrowing tale of Sly & The Family Stone. Topics include: The Sky Stone book is harrowingJoel’s “Basement Record Library”Getting free promotional recordsSome memorable shows he saw in late 60sBalancing friendships w artists as a music criticCollecting music memorabiliaA Christmas present from Steve MillerThe vinyl revival didn’t surprise JoelWhy vinyl sounds betterJoel’s reaction to CDs and NapsterEver been threatened or made an enemy from reporting?Pissing off Sammy HagarTaking on the Sly & the Family Stone bookGetting in touch with all the main Sly & the Family Stone charactersThe involvement of Hamp ‘Bubba’ BanksFormer band members eventually revealing the traumaThe poor sound quality of “There’s a Riot Going On”Status of the Sly Stone recording tapesRare Sly Stone records, The Stewart Four 78 recordJoel’s conversations with SlyThe cultural loss of talent of Sly StoneUpcoming autobiography and documentary of Sky StoneInterview wrap up Get Joel Selvin's "Sly & The Family Stone: An Oral History" here. EXTENDED, High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep370: Pattie Boyd - A Life in Pictures & Music
12-12-2022
Ep370: Pattie Boyd - A Life in Pictures & Music
Pattie Boyd's life has been surrounded by music, art and history. Once married to George Harrison, then Eric Clapton, Pattie inspired some of the greatest songs of the 20th century and witnessed key moments in music history. Today we discuss her new book 'A Life In Pictures' and many of her moments that are collective cultural touchstones. Topics include: Sharing her photos in the new bookBest practices for her photographyGoing through all her negativesSo many songs written about PattieMeeting GeorgeDid she know much about The Beatles prior to meeting GeorgeGeorge asking Brian Epstein about getting marriedPattie’s participation in a few Beatles recordingsTalking to George about musicThe records that George and Pattie enjoyedWatching Frank Sinatra record “My Way”Meeting ElvisGeorge sharing the song “Something” with PattiePattie would hear Beatles demos as they were doing themPattie’s memories of Magic AlexMeeting the Maharishi Mahesh YogiRecalling the moment of hearing of Brian Epstein’s deathMoments and Memorabilia from the BeatlesRecollections of The Beatles breakupJohn & Yoko talking George back into the bandPattie’s perspective of Yoko in the studioDid George miss being in The Beatles?The Beatles received a large financial offer to reformWearing disguises in publicThe original Derek & the Dominos / Layla paintingMany photographs for potential subsequent booksPattie left a lot of her Beatles white label promos with EricInterview wrap up Order a signed Pattie Boyd book here High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep369: Keeping Low Key w Brendan Benson
08-12-2022
Ep369: Keeping Low Key w Brendan Benson
Brendan Benson, producer, songwriter & co-founder of The Raconteurs / Saboteurs, joins us to talk records, collectible vinyl, songwriting, smoking herb, his new LP "Low Key" and lots more. Topics include: Brendan smoking weed on the “Low Key” album coverHis preference of tape or Pro ToolsBrendan’s process for writing songsWhat inspires Brendan to writeSpending too much time on Social MediaBrendan’s early records - Parents playing him The Stooges, Bowie, etcSeeing his parents react to musicBrendan’s 1st record - The Cars debutHis old record collection was slowly stolenDoes he play his records regularly?The challenge of record manufacturings“Low Key” sounds very good on vinylSome music didn’t sound great on CDTheory of smooth sine waves v digitalHow Brendan collected recordsThe physical collecting world isn’t as important nowBrendan chose between music and paintingDoes Brendan distance himself from his early work?His earlier work is expensive on vinylChallenges w getting masters of his earlier recordingsCan he repress some of his earlier works?The Raconteurs are the Saboteurs in AustraliaThe “Help Us Stranger” ‘Butcher-Cover’ albumThe Upholsters singles, Brian MuldoonEarly days as The Bricks - playing at the Gold DollarThe recording of “Low Key” during the pandemicAlbums that Brendan lovesWill Brendan tour the new album?Interview wrap up Order Brendan's new LP "Low Key" on vinyl here. High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep368: Scott Kirkland of The Crystal Method
05-12-2022
Ep368: Scott Kirkland of The Crystal Method
The Crystal Method co-founder Scott Kirkland discusses the music, vinyl records and rare remixes of the band, as well as the upcoming tour of Australia and memories of the synthesizers of yesteryear. Topics include: Australian tour delayed 3 yearsScott loves his vinylAbility for The Crystal Method to repress vinylThe recent vinyl boxsetScott’s vinyl and music early in life1st record: Soundtrack to Star WarsPassing out at a record storeRecords are a communal experienceMultiple masters for digital and vinylScott is very hands-on the vinyl designDiscovering “Black Celebration” by Depeche ModeScott’s 1st keyboard – Casio CZ-1Chasing used synthesizers in classified adsThe recent passing of Dave Smith of Sequential CircuitsEnsoniq, Emu and various synth nerd-talkThe Roland Boutique series synthsCare and maintenance of vintage keyboardsThe Crystal Method’s response to NapsterHow does a remix project start?Working with The Doors on “Roadhouse Blues” remixClearing samples from early recordingsCollaborating with Justin Chancellor of Tool – Bandwidth ProjectMore reminiscing about synths and old storage optionsWrapping up the interview Australians get tickets for The Crystal Method here. High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep367: Blues Images, Records & more w John Tefteller
28-11-2022
Ep367: Blues Images, Records & more w John Tefteller
After 20 years, mega record collector John Tefteller is ending his annual Blues Images calendar series on a high. Today he discusses the 2023 Blues Images calendar, shares many curious blues facts, stories and discusses the future. Plus an amazing extended episode all about John's Marx Brothers history and collection! Topics include: The last Blues Images calendarWhat’s next for John?The 78 record collecting market during CovidAny new rare-record finds?Pictures of blues musiciansThe story of the rare 1928 Henry Thomas film clipBackground of the Charly Patton Paramount pictureA gorgeous copy of the Charly Patton record “Poor Me”Charly Patton’s life: playing weddings, getting throat slashedBessie Smith’s “Shipwreck Blues”John T Smith’s “Old Rounders Blues”Process for restoring, capturing music from old 78sBlind Lemon Jefferson & Blind BlakeTest pressings of 78sPapa Charly Jackson’s “Lexington Kentucky Blues”Ma Rainey and the upcoming boxsetTexas Alexander’s “Blue Devil Blues”Brother Fullbosom’s “Sermon on a Silver Dollar”Rare blues 78 popped up in JapanThoughts on Joe Bussard’s record collectionJohn’s plans for his collection--- Patreon Episode ---John worked with Groucho MarxGroucho’s demeanor and humourArchiving Groucho’s recordings and appearancesCollecting scripts – “I’ll Say She Is”Items from Humourisk and Four Nightingales eraThe chopped up bedroom scene from “Horsefeathers”New scenes in newly found prints of Paramount moviesRecordings and film of Harpo talkingMarx Brothers collectablesMemories of Groucho’s passingDid Groucho ever insult John?Marx Brothers movies still translate todayInterview wrap up Order the 2023 Blues Images calendar here. Extended, High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep366: Gerald V Casale - DEVO & Beyond
22-11-2022
Ep366: Gerald V Casale - DEVO & Beyond
With a new RSD release, Gerald V Casale of DEVO discusses the early days of the band, Booji Boy records, forming alter-egos, the impact of Saturday Night Live and his continuation of the creative spirit to explore make music. Topics include: Recent collaborations are exciting for GeraldDEVO on Saturday Night LiveThe impact of the SNL showThe difficulties of being DEVO in mid 70sThe aesthetics and themes of DEVODEVO made people pick a sideHistory and experimentation of Alter-EgosHow the yellow jumpsuit came to beDEVO and vinyl – early pressings on Booji Boy RecordsStiff Records was the 1st to show interestThe Mechanical Man record – Bootleg or not?Are We Not Men? Involvement from Robert FrippWas the album always to be called “Are We Not Men?”Was the band happy with “Are We Not Men?”Creating the cover of “Satisfaction”Playing “Satisfaction” for Mick JaggerThe video for “The Invisible Man”Gerald’s unique gift for making videosLeaning into the peculiaritiesThe current state of DEVO“Are We Not Men?” DocumentaryGerald’s RSD record: “The Invisible Man”Working with TOMO77 on album artThe challenge of “Jihad Jerry & the Evildoers”Gerald’s frustration with the flaws in human nature“The Invisible Man” & interview wrap up Gerald V Casale records, video, website High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep365: The Return of the Cassette Tape
21-11-2022
Ep365: The Return of the Cassette Tape
The Cassette tape audio format is having a minor renaissance with artists & labels turning to the format in the wake of supply chain issues and a thirst for nostalgia. Today we talk to Jean-Luc Renou, CEO of Recording The Masters - RTM - about this phenomenon and how music lovers should think of the cassette tape. Topics include: Why are cassettes being revisited?The history of RTMThe arc of cassette sales over recent decadesThe difference between cassettes of the 80s and nowRecord Store Day cassettes releasesDo we start w analogue tape?The changing formulas for magnetic tapeIs there a finite amount of cassette tape?The durability of cassettesCan I play a cassette decades after last use?Common mistakes in caring for cassettesAging parts of a cassette tapeSourcing parts for cassette manufacturingWere companies making cassettes in the last few decades?Number of cassette manufacturersDifferences in cassette types – formulas, various noise reductions, etcThe history of the compact cassette formatThe impact of the Sony WalkmanWas there a cassette format war?Who is making cassette players today?The niche industry helped cassettes survive the last 30 yearsHow long can cassettes last?People purchasing cassettes with no means to listen to itThe biggest challenges to the modern cassette industryCassettes have benefitted due to the vinyl backlogCreating pre-recorded cassettesModern demand for reel to reel tapesComments on VHS tapePartner network for pre-recorded tapesRTM’s new cassette tape playerInterview wrap up Extended, High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep364: The Profound Mysteries of Röyksopp
14-11-2022
Ep364: The Profound Mysteries of Röyksopp
8 years since the last album, Röyksopp has a massively ambitious project “Profound Mysteries” which is broken into III volumes, comes as a 6LP boxset and has visuals and even videos for each track. Röyksopp cofounder Svein Berge discusses the long journey of “Profound Mysteries”, the early and collectible records of Röyksopp, the Banksy record and more! Topics include: 8 Years since “The Inevitable End”The band set out to create a double albumThe lack of constraints for “Profound Mysteries”The variations between Profound Mysteries vol I, II & IIIGrowing up, getting records in TromsøRealizing he was a musicianThe first time on vinyl recordThe limited community of musicians in Northern NorwayThe 1st Röyksopp single “So Easy” on Telle RecordsThe Banksy cover version of “Melody A.M.”The story of Melody A.M.Working with BanksyHow the Banksy records were distributedChecking out Svein’s Banksy recordsBanksy’s trip to NorwayThe rights to Röyksopp musicReissuing Röyksopp music on recordsChallenges with pressing recordsThe “Profound Mysteries” 6LP boxsetThe artwork of Jonathan ZawadaDeveloping a video for each trackWhat was left out of the Profound Mysteries concept?Interview wrap up Order Röyksopp's "Profound Mysteries" vinyl here.  Extended, High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Photo credit Stian Andersen Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep362: Leland Sklar - The Immediate Family
31-10-2022
Ep362: Leland Sklar - The Immediate Family
Leland Sklar has played on thousands of sessions and hundreds of hit records - from Phil Collins, to Jackson Browne, to David Bowie to Toto and more. Today Leland, along with film director Denny Tedesco, talk records, music stories and the new film "The Immediate Family". Topics include: Leland is punctualDoes Leland have a record collection?Denny’s dad Tommy didn’t listen to music at homeLeland’s ability to listen for enjoymentThe best acoustic hall Leland has playedThe acoustics of Carnegie HallLeland’s preference for touring or studio workFinding time w all members of The Immediate FamilyThe impacts of The Immediate Family filmGoing from a sideman to main focus with The Immediate FamilyLeland’s experience with original The Wrecking CrewHow Leland got into being a studio musicianBacking musicians getting their names on records was a gamechangerThe Wrecking Crew’s names were not on recordsWhat tours or sessions was Leland offered that he regrettably turned downStudio sessions vs recordings from home and sending in tracksWhat are some of the tougher situations Leland gets hired for?Any songs or albums that Leland would like to revisit?Hearing recordings he was on but didn’t recognizeFrustrations of the music businessMemories with Frank ZappaHow many Beatles has Leland worked with?Memories with John EntwistleExperiences with Jazz legendsWhat bass players get up to when they’re not playingMemories with Eddie Van HalenMemories with Billy ThorpeMemories of recording Billy Cobham SpectrumHow to see The Immediate Family documentary filmInterview wrap up See The Immediate Family Trailer / get screening tickets here Extended, High-resolution & Commercial Free version AND VIDEO of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep360: Nick Oliveri - Record Collector
24-10-2022
Ep360: Nick Oliveri - Record Collector
Nick Oliveri of Stöner, Mondo Generator, Dwarves & formerly of Kyuss & QOTSA joins us to discuss his passion for collecting records, playing vinyl, chasing rare pressings, updates on new recordings, tours & more! Topics include: Nick’s making up for lack of touring during CovidStöner 2022 Australian TourNick’s record collectionNick has occasionally sold recordsObtaining an original 13th Floor ElevatorsNick is a record nerd, knows the detailsHow does Nick care for his records?What was Nick’s 1st record?What does Nick listen to on an average day?What is Nick’s Asteroid Record (final vinyl on Earth)Nick and re-issues and boxsetsIs Nick a completist for some artists? Black Sabbath Born AgainCollecting multiple copies or certain titlesVisiting record stores on the roadWhat’s the most expensive record Nick ever bought for himself?Releasing his music on vinyl is importantNick kept a lot of records form his youthDoes Stöner tour w vinyl on the merch tableForming and recording w StonerPlaying live w Stöner and other projects / wild showsUpdate on Dwarves new albumUpdate on Mondo GeneratorNick getting Kraftwerk’s autographInterview wrap up Get tickets for Stöner 2022 Australia, New Zealand tour here Extended, High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep359: Michael Crain of Dead Cross
17-10-2022
Ep359: Michael Crain of Dead Cross
Michael Crain has survived drugs, cancer, Covid and the hazards of being in Dead Cross. Michael joins us to talk about the new LP Dead Cross II, writing, recording, chemotherapy, preparing for his own death, selling his records, the unbelievable 2017 arrest story and much more. Topics include: Dead Cross II – alternate album titles?Update on Michael’s healthMichael’s cancer storyBalancing recording of Dead Cross II with medical treatmentsThe impact of cancer on Dead Cross IIThe process for writing the new LPInspiration working with rest of bandSongwriting prep for recording and Ross’ productionPre-pandemic plans for Dead CrossGetting the timelines right around Dead Cross, Mr Bungle, etcMichael’s treatment, Covid and shock of it allMaking the most of his timeMaking arrangements for his deathPost-traumatic approaches to music and artThemes for the new Dead Cross albumThe 2017 arrest in HoustonMore touring for Dead Cross?Michael’s record collectionInterview wrap up Extended (10+ more minutes), High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep358: The Return of The Dead Daisies with Doug Aldrich
13-10-2022
Ep358: The Return of The Dead Daisies with Doug Aldrich
The Dead Daisies are back with a new album "Radiance" and guitarist, songwriter Doug Aldrich joins us to talk about the album, his career, early vinyl, the unique environment of The Dead Daisies, hard lessons in a life of rock and roll and more! Topics include: Show intros / messy houseWhat happened to Doug’s record collection?The records that inspired Doug in his youthDoug’s 1st time on record – “Mansfield - Gonna Rock You”Did Doug have a ‘Plan B’?The changes in the music industryEaster Egg on the “Radiance” albumCreating the “Radiance” LPHow the Dead Daisies songs are writtenThe operation of The Dead Daisies, leadership of David LowyThe Dead Daisies able to do things other bands cannot doBeing in bands that change members regularlyWas Tommy Clufetos originally going to plan on ‘Radiance’?Doug’s experiences in uncredited session workDoug’s alias “Earl Baker”, House of Lords session workHurricane and the album cover controversyDoug turning down playing for Dio in the late 80sNext steps for The Dead Daisies, tourInterview wrap up“Radiance” album and a black light Extended (15+ more minutes), High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related
Ep357: Amon Tobin & The Vinyl of Nomark Records
10-10-2022
Ep357: Amon Tobin & The Vinyl of Nomark Records
Electronic music and visual artist, producer, composer Amon Tobin discusses the vinyl and music of his Nomark Records label, the creative process, making records, his new project with Meow Wolf "A Living Room", what's next, live shows & more. Topics include: Meow Wolf Omega Mart art installationImpact of the pandemic on Amon’s artCreative contributions to projects led by other peoplePreparing for the Omega Mart projectPutting out “A Living Room” on vinylThe sonic quality of Nomark vinyl releasesThe role Amon plays in the vinyl productionBandcamp’s focus on vinylImpact of the vinyl delays on NomarkThe Nomark Music ClubPotential vinyl reissues of older releasesThe rarity and value of Nomark vinylVinyl bundles on Nomark bandcampWill Amon return to live shows?Discussion of ISAM shows, ideas for future showsUpdate on various projects (Two Fingers, Figeroa, Stone Giants, Only Child Tyrant)Balancing Amon’s creative aliasesWho would Amon like to collaborate with?Who is the artist Shy1?Interview wrap up Order "A Living Room" vinyl here. Extended (20+ more minutes), High-resolution & Commercial Free version of this interview available at: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/2Y6ORU0 Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/36qhlc8 Follow our Podcast: https://linktr.ee/vinylguide Facebook: www.Facebook.com/VinylGuide Instagram: www.Instagram.com/VinylGuide Support our show: www.Patreon.com/VinylGuide If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related