Episode #29 w/ Tom Agostino & The Dirty Bourbon River Show

Episode #29 is up- This week Matt sits down Tom Agostino, folk musician & host of The Folk Sessions on the KJAZZ Radio Network

InTom_Agostino_1 addition to hosting The Folk Sessions, Tom also produces several live concerts each year, including The Dirty Bourbon River Show at the Prescott Center for the Arts this past week where we recorded this episode back stage.

Check out Tom at www.folksessions.com for upcoming dates and www.dirtybourbonrivershow.com for touring info, cd’s, & videos of this fantastic group of entertainers.tago_2

Today’s show is brought to you by Jimmy James Motorsports in Chino Valley, AZ, intro music is by Ramblin’ Jack Elliott performing “House of the Rising Sun”, outro music is The Dirty Bourbon River Show’s “Animal” from their latest release  “Important Things Humans Should Know”

Episode #28 w/ Frank Abril

IMG_20150622_081736Episode #28 is up- This week Matt sits down with his very good friend Mr. Frank Abril, Arizona native, retired Hollywood studio set painter, & current Paulden, AZ resident.

When The Mile High Show was created, one of the goals of the producers

was to introduce some of the interesting local characters to the listening audience and Frank sure fits the binterill.

Born in Arizona, he spent his childhood in Fresno, CA before signing on with Walt Disney Studios in the early 1970’s. He also spent time with Universal, working on many hit TV shows & movies throughout his career before retiring back in Arizona.

Our intro music this week is Hooray for Hollywood by Anita O’Day, our outro is Hollywood Swinging by Kool & The Gang.

Episode #27- Jantina Moulton Russell

Episode #27 is up- This week Matt sits down with Jantina Moulton Russell of the Mile High Comedy Theater.Jantina Russell 1b

Jantina talks teaching, family, & stand up, including the Mile High Comedy Theater upcoming show at The Prescott Elks Theater on August 15, 2015.

Jantina Russell 1This episode was recorded at Brick & Bones Moonshine Bar & Bistro on Prescott’s Whiskey Row- home for great food, drink, and some of the best entertainment in the state, including the twice monthly Saturday “DJ Mellow B Comedy in the Loft” shows.


Episode #26- Chris Berry & Don Whitcher

Episode #26 is up- This week Matt sits down with Chris Berry & Don Whitcher, 2 Arizona based musicians with national histories.150607_003

150607_010Listen in as they talk music, songs, gigs both good & bad, and their future plans in & around the Prescott AZ area including some upcoming shows at Big Daddy E’s BBQ in Chino Valley.

Today’s episode was recorded at The Big Easy Bar, 125 N McCormick, Prescott, AZ with intro/outro music is “Big Easy” by Kermit Ruffins.150607_008

Episode #25- Me, Myself, & I

Episode #25 is up… sort of- This week Matt sits down with nobody. It’s been a busy, busy couple of weeks & while we’ve been able to set up some future episodes we didn’t get a chance to record a June 1st episode.Episode 25

But in December of last year we made a commitment to post each and every week so, here goes literally nothing- it’s an all Matt-on-Matt podcast this week.

Sit back and either enjoy, ignore, or delete. Either way, here is our 25th episode.

MeMyselfandI_1Don’t miss the close out where Matt sits back & plays a little tune of his own on his trusty 75 cent thrift store guitar.

Look forward to a REAL episode that will be up next week- come out and enjoy the recording session, Sunday June 7th, 1 pm at The Big Easy Bar in Prescott, AZ  with The Chris Berry & Don Whitcher Electric Duo.