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Episode 77 - Dave Elitch
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December 14, 2014 02:32 PM PST
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This is Dave's second time on the show. Since his first appearance two years ago he's toured with Miley Cyrus, made a record with super group Killer Be Killed, recorded two albums - and did a tour - with Antemasque, and was voted one of the top metal drummers in the world. Dave talks about all of that and more. Recorded in Dave Elitch's practice studio in Los Angeles CA, December 2014

Episode 76 - Teddy Kumpel
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December 04, 2014 02:11 PM PST
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Teddy Kumpel is a guitarist, composer, producer and mixer. Teddy has a gig at Rockwood Music Hall in NYC where he plays with a different rhythm section each time called LOOPestra. He's played with many great drummers - Carlock, Guiliana, Jojo, Pelton, and many more. Teddy also talks about his auditions for Mutt Lange and Shania Twain, Tower of Power, Working with Rickie Lee Jones and a lot more. Recorded in Teddy's home studio in Brooklyn, New York, October 2014

Episode 75 - Aaron Comess
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October 19, 2014 07:37 AM PDT
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Aaron Comess is best known for his work with The Spin Doctors, though he's also played and/or recorded with artists Joan Osborne, Natasha Bedingfield, Edie Brickell, André Bocelli, David Foster, Aaron Neville and many many others. Aaron talks about his time at Berklee, moving to New York City, forming The Spin Doctors, Opening for The Stones and meeting Keef, Ronnie and Charlie, and what lessons with Bernard Purdie are like. Great guy, great drummer. Photo by Electric Eyes Photography. Recorded at Aaron's home in Brooklyn, New York, October 2014

Episode 74 - Zach Danziger
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September 28, 2014 12:05 PM PDT
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We're back from hiatus with Zach Danziger, who makes his second appearance on the show. We sat down on a stoop in the West Village of New York City and talked everything from the art of cymbal making to Belgium waffles to Zach's new projects and even the great Danny Cooksey. Always a great hang with Zach Danziger. Recorded in New York City, September 2014

Episode 73 - Anton Fig
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July 30, 2014 10:02 AM PDT
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Anton Fig has been the Drummer for David Letterman's CBS Orchestra for 21 years, and seven years before that with The World's Most Dangerous Band over at NBC. Anton talks about his early days in New York, playing with Ace Frehley, and then KISS, ghost drumming on their albums Dynasty and Unmasked. He played with Bob Dylan and Mick Jagger. He talks about replacing Steve Jordan in The World's Most Dangerous Band, getting to work with Paul Shaffer, Will Lee and Sid McGinnis. Anton's been on TV for almost twenty nine years, soon to begin a new chapter in his life. We get into that. The first part of the interview was recorded in a writers room in the Letterman offices, that's Biff Henderson who interrupts. Part two was recorded in Paul Shaffer's office. Recorded in New York City at Worldwide Pants, July, 2014

Episode 72 - Lee Sklar
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June 18, 2014 04:23 PM PDT
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Lee Fuckin' Sklar.

Photo Courtesy of Rich Saputo

Recorded in Hollywood, CA, June 2014

Episode 71 - Mike Elizondo
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May 12, 2014 05:58 PM PDT
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Bassist, Keyboardist, Songwriter and Producer Mike Elizondo has worked with everyone from Ry Cooder, Dr. Dre, T-Bone Burnett, Eminem, B.B. King, Snoop Dog, Rickie Lee Jones, Gary Clark Jr, Mastodan, Pink, Alanis Morisette, Avenged Sevenfold, Timbaland, Maroon 5, Gewn Stefani, 50 Cent, Sheryl Crow, Tegan and Sara, Switchfoot, Keith Urban, Busta Rhymes, Alice Cooper, and a lot more. Look up his full credits and your head will spin. Mike co-wrote 'The Real Slim Shady' for Eminem, is also responsible for co-writing hits like 50 Cent's 'In Da Club', The Game's 'Higher', and Eminem's 'Just Lose It,' as well as Producing Fiona Apple's 'Extraordinary Machine,' Gary Clark Jr's 'Black and Blu' album, and many other records for many other artists and bands you know. Mike talks about his time working with these people as well as working with Jim Keltner, Working at Warner Bros Records as A&R, Producing, Growing up playing with Abe Laboriel Jr, working with Peter Erskine, and much more. Great guy, great hang. Mike Elizondo puts his pants on one leg at a time just the like the rest of us - Only once his pants are on, Mike makes Gold Records. Recorded at Can-Am studios in Tarzana, CA, May 2014

Episode 70 - Satnam Ramgotra
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May 01, 2014 08:05 AM PDT
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Drummer, Percussionist, Composer Satnam Ramgotra is interviewed by Guest Host Kirkee B, AKA Curt Bisquera. Satnam talks about growing up in Canada, going to school at PIT in Los Angeles, his unique blend of drum set and tabla, working on the 'Man of Steel' soundtrack with Hans Zimmer and eleven other drummers, Working with Dennis Leary, If he prefers the Red Pill or the Blue Pill, and a lot more. Satnam works often with Hans Zimmer, having played on a ton of soundtracks to blockbuster films. He's worked with Nikka Costa, Beck, Sting, Seal, Lili Haydn, Steve Vai, Eric Clapton, Dave Stewart, Pharrell, Jada Pinkett-Smith & Wicked Wisdom, Ustad Shafquat Ali Khan, Macy Gray, etc. Satnam also has a project with Curt Bisquera and Toss Panos called 'Glactic Booty Co.' which is just badass - This is a great hang between two friends, and I'm definitely jealous I didn't get to hang with Satnam myself. I will get an appointment to do so. Oh Dear. Thanks to Kirkee B for stepping in and stepping UP. Great job Kirkee. Recorded in West Lake Village, Los Angeles, CA, April 2014

Episode 69 - Lyle Workman
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April 21, 2014 02:44 PM PDT
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Lyle Workman is a guitarist, composer, producer and session musician. Lyle talks about working with Todd Rundgren, Beck, Sting, Frank Black, composing music for Judd Apatow films, working with drummers like Toss Panos, Matt Laug, Vinnie, Josh Freese, as well as working on the Superbad soundtrack with Clyde Stubblefield, Jabo Starks, Bootsy Collins and Bernie Worrell. Lyle's done it all, and he discusses most of his career. Great guy, great hang. Recorded at Lyle's home studio in Glendale, California, March 2014

Episode 68 - Victor Indrizzo
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April 13, 2014 10:01 AM PDT
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Victor Indrizzo is one bad ass mutha. He is known as one of the most sought after session drummers in LA. His list of credits is staggering. He's worked with Willie Nelson, Scott Weiland, Daniel Lanois, Chris Cornell, Marrianne Faithful, Masters of Reality, Michael Penn, Macy Gray, Aimee Mann, Shakira, Sheryl Crow, and so many more bands and artists your head would spin. We sat in his recording studio in Hollywood and discussed his entire career. Victor's a very knowledgeable guy who's been around and seen it all. He's spent countless hours in studios and on the road. A lot of ground is covered here. Great guy, great hang. Recorded in Victor's studio, Hollywood, CA April 2014

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