A phone conversation with Margo Timmins, lead singer of the Cowboy Junkies. We talk through the history of the band and preview their May 2020 tour of New Zealand, the band's first visit to NZ in 20 years.
A conversation with American session drummer Gregg Bissonette. We talk through his time playing with Maynard Ferguson, David Lee Roth and Ringo Starr. We talk about his lengthy career doing everything from TV adds to playing Beatles songs to thousands, subbing for Toto, recording with Joe Satriani and touring New Zealand with Rodger Fox.
A conversation with Hawke's Bay-based art collector, curator, critic and former teacher Roy Dunningham. Roy counts among his top students three former podcast guests of mine, Phil Judd, Freeman White and Matthew Couper.
A conversation with head of programming at the NZ Festival and Wellington Jazz Festival, Marnie Karmelita. We talk about her background in arts-admin and then preview the June 2019 Wellington Jazz Festival events.
A conversation with musician Graeme Jefferies (The CakeKitchen, This Kind of Punishment, Nocturnal Projections) about his touring and recording life and the writing of his recent memoir, "Time Flowing Backwards"
A live recording of a panel discussion featuring me and Nick Bollinger and chaired by Jamie Macphail. This took place in Napier at the Cabana as part of the Harcourts Hawke's Bay Arts Festival in October of 2018.