At the Stage Door Show, we celebrate the Independent Artist. All forms of Art are supported on our show. Listen as host, Dave Hondel speaks with Celebrities and Indie Artists as we discover the passion and hard work that goes into their craft! At The Stage Door Show, we embrace a diverse and inclusive environment where everyone is welcome!
Listen as Dave Hondel sits down with rising music sensation, Austin Tolliver. Newly signed with nashville powerhouse, Average Joe's Entertainment (Montgomery Gentry, Bubba Sparxxx), Austin continues on his path to stardom and we're happy that we've been on this ride with the Punk Rock Cowboy! Check out this episode and all other episodes of The Stage Door Show!
Dave Hondel sits down with pop culture icon and multi-Emmy, Grammy and Video award winner, Toni Basil.
Toni will discuss her legendary career from her iconic roles in legendary 60’s films like Viva Las Vegas, Pajama Party and her pioneering of street dance in the 70’s, to her iconic “Oh Mickey”, to her award winning choreography with legends like David Bowie, Bette Midler, Tina Turner among so many others.
Hear her stories about growing up in a famous entertainment family and so much more! Her legendary career continues to this day. A must listen episode! Follow The Stage Door Show for all of our podcasts!
Listen as Host, Dave Hondel sits down with Filmmaker and Founder of Lee H. Jordan Extras Casting, Lee H. Jordan. We’ll discuss Juneteenth and his work to shine a light on the history of America and the importance of educating ourselves on the past.
Host, Dave Hondel sits down with legendary Gospel Artist, Composer, Producer and now Filmmaker, J.D. Steele of the iconic sibling group, The Steeles. Over his amazing career, J.D. has collaborated with Prince, George Clinton and several major artists. The Steeles were also signed to Prince's Paisley Park Record label and performed on several tracks with him. J.D. has now created a powerful documentary entitled "Listen! Please!" which discusses systemic racism through the testimonials of four prominent African American seniors in their 80's. Listen, as Dave and J.D. cover his long music career and his new film project!
Hosts, Dave Hondel and Tom Kline sit down with Grammy Award Winning Filmmaker, Producer and Director, Mary Wharton. They discuss Mary's stellar career as a renowned Music Documentary Filmmaker and her recently released film, "Jimmy Carter, Rock and Roll President". There is also an upcoming, soon-to-be released film. Listen to find out who it is! Mary is a very engaging interview and this podcast is a must listen!
Our interview with CNN National Correspondent, Natasha Chen. Besides being on the National stage with CNN, Natasha is an accomplished vocalist and musical theatre performer. We discuss her career and her passion for the arts! We even surprised Natasha during the show when talking about the Hamilton song she performed for her Instagram audience! A must listen!
interview with Hip Hop Artist, Alasadir. We discuss his new album "Let Me Work on Myself" that our listeners will want to be sure to check out! We also talk about what he's been up to since his last appearance on our show!
Episode 9 of the Guided By Obas Podcast is here! Listen as host and Author, Anthony Obas spins tracks from some of Indie music's rising stars as well as gives valuable advice to young artists that make this show a must listen!
Dave Hondel sits down with Matt Hodson, who is based out of the North of England. This 19 year old singer and instrumentalist is a talented independent artist that is on the rise. We're excited that this is his first interview internationally!
Interview with Hip Hop Artist and multiple Instrumentalist, AZA. From performing on iconic stages like Jazz at Lincoln Center to being a resident physician at Yale, this artist uses his craft to heighten his listeners’ senses to new heights.
A prolific singer/songwriter and creative director, Ty Clark works with some of Nashville’s most promising and emerging stars. Ty talks with us about his career and soon to be released music of his own!
Interview with Songwriter/Recording Artist, Kristian Montgomery. Kristian discusses his career in creating a unique blend of Country and Rock music that has garnered praise among industry professionals and publications. He also discusses the two recent albums created this past year!
Dave Hondel sits down with G. Victoria Campbell, who is an emerging playwright, composer and lyricist from Seattle, WA. She wrote book, music and lyrics to TREESON: An Eco-Musical. She has an M.A. and Ph.D. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from Seattle Pacific University, and a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Washington where she minored in Music and performed in local choirs and ensembles. Her psychology background has given her insight into how to create compelling characters, and her storytelling, business and networking skills have served her well in transitioning to the world of musical theater. She is a member of the Dramatists Guild and BMI, and currently resides in Zürich, Switzerland.
Episode 8 of the Guided By Obas Podcast on The Stage Door Show platform. Listen as Host and Author, Anthony Obas features some of music's up and coming indie artists and speaks to guests about the music business. He also discusses excerpts from his book "Shifting Your Music Into A Career - A Guide For Independent Artists To Be Full Time Artists".
Listen as Dave Hondel sits down with 2020 Josie Music Awards Modern Country Artist of the Year, Leah Marie Fuls. This is Leah's second appearance on The Stage Door Show and she has a major announcement! Don't miss this episode!
Listen as Dave Hondel sits down with Hip Hop Lyricist, Jimmi EZz as they discuss Jimmi's new singles Different View (Through My Set of Eyes) and Confirmation. Jimmi's blend of Hip Hop with Jazz elements makes him one of the most unique artists on the scene!
We talk with Ori Spado about the new edition of his book “The Accidental Gangster-From Insurance Salesman to Hollywood Fixer”. Hear stories about Ori’s colorful life and his open discussion about his life inside and outside of the federal prison system.
Dave Hondel sits down with RL from the legendary, multiplatinum R&B group NEXT. RL opens up about the music business, his career and has a message for all indie artists. We also discuss his soon-to-be released music and some major projects he co-wrote and produced for artists like Jeezy, Demi Lovato and Lil Duval. This is a must listen!
Dave Hondel sits down with viral internet star, Sione Kelepi to discuss his rise to internet fame on Vine and Youtube and his part of the Meghan Trainor music video "All About That Bass". Dave and Sione also talk about Sione's role in the popular movie "Central Intelligence" starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Kevin Hart where he played the young Robbie, played by Johnson.
From his iconic guitar lick on the hit "Play That Funky Music" with Wild Cherry to his time with legendary bands, Molly Hatchet and Foghat, Bryan Bassett has been a prolific guitar player for decades. Dave Hondel and Tom Kline sat down with Bryan to talk about his career and we give a sneak peek into our documentary "Kingsnake" led by our own Tom Kline that features Bryan among so many others that spent time at the legendary Blues studio in Sanford, FL. Check out this podcast!
Episode 7 of the Guided By Obas Show. Listen in as Anthony Obas freatures some of the hottest up and coming indie artists and conversations with those artists. A must listen for all musicians as Anthony covers the business of music from his book "Shifting Your Music Into A Career".
Over Stan’s award winning career, along with his writing partner, James Berg, he has written for TV shows -The Golden Girls, Roseanne, Gilmore Girls, Fame, Rita Rocks and Situation: Comedy among many others. Stan and James were nominated for Writers Guild of America Awards for the infamous Roseanne episode “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” and The Golden Girls Episode “Rose’s Mother”. Both for Best Comedy Series Episode.
Dave Hondel sits down with Hollywood filmmakers, Sonny Dyon and Sonny Dyon Jr. This father/son duo, along with Sonny’s other son, Alex, who is an LA actor, are working on some big projects, with big Hollywood stars, including Mark Hamill, Eric Roberts, Jon Heder and many more!
Sonny, an award winning writer/director and Sonny Jr. a graduate of renowned media/arts institution, Columbia College Chicago are based in the heart of Hollywood and ready to make a splash in the movie industry.
Along with Sonny’s wife, Sharon, this is truly a family business and the sky’s the limit for the Dyon’s!
Coming off an appearance in season 1 of NBC’s Songland, being awarded BMI’s Abe Olman Scholarship, and inking a publishing deal with Arcade Songs (through Spirit Music Group), 20 year old artist/songwriter/producer Ori Rose is ready to make a splash in the music industry. His debut single "A.S.A.G." is quickly picking up traction and has been gaining industry interest. Ori is currently working on releasing more music for his artist project, as well as co-writing alongside other artists for their projects. Listen in as Dave Hondel talks with Ori about his promising career!
Listen as Dave Hondel sits down with Reverend, Frank Bostic. The Reverend's new Gospel single "Keep Jesus First" has spent weeks in the top 20 at WUFO Radio in his hometown of Buffalo, NY and is also getting Grammy Award consideration! Reverend Frank Bostic is inspirational and speaks directly to The Stage Door Show listeners with an uplifting message. Don't miss this podcast!
Dave Hondel sits down with R&B Legend, Glenn Jones on The Stage Door Show. From his timeless hits like “We’ve Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)” and “Here I Go Again” among many other Billboard charting singles and albums, Grammy nominated Producer and Recording Artist, Glenn Jones has captivated audiences worldwide. We discuss his storied career and his new Billboard chart topping project “Love by Design” featuring collaboration with Grammy Winner, Regina Belle and his new single, Trust in Me, featuring Genobia Jeter which is attracting Grammy buzz! Don’t miss this interview with one of R&B’s most legendary artists, Glenn Jones!
Episode 6 is here! The Guided By Obas Show, hosted by Author, Anthony Obas spotlights some of Indie Music's most promising artists. Listen in as Anthony gives advice and chats with special guests from the music business!
Interview with LA based, “The Sometimes Island” Frontman, Matt Blankenship Jr.
Blankenship Jr. is a prolific songwriter and producer. He has performed with BANKS, YACHT, Fred Falke, Bob Schneider, Alien Ant Farm and more!
We will discuss his career and new projects, including the new music video for the single “Phantom Limb”. Don’t miss this podcast. A must listen for all indie artists and fans of music!
Sybil has been wowing audiences the worldwide for decades and is still going strong. With hits like "Don't Make Me Over", "Walk on By" and "My Love is Guaranteed" among many others, Sybil is adored around the globe for her soulful voice and incredible vocal range. Dave Hondel sits down for a one on one conversation with one of music's favorite singers!
Dave Hondel sits down with his long time friend, Myko Anthony. Dave and Myko discuss Myko's new ventures in the world of entertainment as well as reminisce about growing up in the music rich city of Minneapolis, MN during the height of Prince, The Time, The Jets and the Minneapolis sound!
Host, Dave Hondel sits down with rising rapper, Foolish. Foolish out of South Florida is coming out with a new album and gives us a taste of what it will sound like. He also discusses his label and other artists to watch for! Be sure to listen in on all major platforms.
The four sibling band from the Twin Cities, was featured on Season 13 of America’s Got Talent. They have shared the stage with veteran superstars like the 3-time Grammy-Award-winning Sounds of Blackness, The Steeles, Stokley and many others. Legendary producer Terry Lewis said, they have “Many years of music ahead of them.” Having released their 1st album, "Season 1" in November 2019, they are the next generation of the Minneapolis sound.
Dave Hondel sits down with Hip Hop Artist, Alasadir. Based out of Denver, CO, Alasadir creates a unique, one of a kind hip hop experience that in part derives from his indigenous heritage using real world situations to speak through his music.
Anthony Obas is back with another episode of the "Guided By Obas" Show! Listen as Anthony shares incredible music from independent artists as well as insight to the independent music business. Be sure to listen on all major streaming platforms!
Listen as Dave Hondel sits down with entertainment legend, Melba Moore. Dave and Melba talk about her storied career and Melba talks about her brand new single "Just Doin' Me". Check out this not-to-be missed episode of the Stage Door Show!
Dave Hondel sits down with former Sony, CBS and Epic Recording Artist, Keisha Jackson. Besides having a music career spanning more than three decades, she regularly tours with some of the biggest names in music (Eryka Badu, Outkast among many others). She is also the daughter of Soul Music Icon, Millie Jackson. Keisha tells Dave some amazing stories of growing up in music. This is a must listen!
Listen as Dave Hondel sits down with Josie Music Award Winning Recording Artist, Leah Marie Fuls. We discuss Leah's new music as well as her process as an Independent Musician. We also give listeners a taste of her singles, Collision and Destiny.
Episode four of the Guided By Obas Show is here! Check out Anthony as he features some of the best indie music on the planet and offers his insite into the music business. A must listen for all artists!
Episode 3 is here! Catch Host Tom Kline and his incredible World Music selections as well as original comedy sketches! In this episode, we hear three of these amazing sketches, "The Betsy Devos Interview" starring Joshua Brown and Jamani Krishnan-Jha, two of our winners from The Stage Door Show Casting Call! The second sketch "The Protest" stars another Casting Call Winner, Coco De Bruyker, Joshua Brown, James Canavan, Grace Foltz, Andre Provencher, Ben Judkins and Andrew Bushwitz. Our last sketch "The Tales of Lenore" was written and all six characters were performed by Andrew Bushwitz! This is definitely a must listen!
Listen in as Host, Tom Kline and friends play amazing music from around the globe and make you laugh with histerical skits! In this episode, we go "inside Marcus' head", listen into a phone call between God and satan and encounter a bad news robot! This is a must listen and you'll be laughing until the next episode! We promise, or your money back!
Host Anthony Obas features emerging artists and gives insight about the business of being an independent artist. A must listen each week or on demand! This and all Guided By Obas episodes can be streamed on all platforms on The Stage Door Show platform!
Weekly radio show, hosted by Author, Anthony Obas broadcasting from New York City. Anthony highlights emerging artists from all genres of music and offers helpful insight into the music business for indie artists. Catch Anthony each week on all streaming platforms!
Premiere episode of the World Music Variety Hour, hosted by Tom Kline!
Part World Music radio station, part SNL and part 40's radio variety show, the World Music Variety Hour is sure to have you experiencing new, awesome music with hilarious skits sprinkled in!
In this episode, we hear members of Aliens 2 graduating school via ZOOM conference call and later, we hear the hilarious Witches Brew skit!
Check it out and please give @thestagedoorshow a follow on our social media and subscribe to our new YouTube Channel!
Host Steve Zarro sits down with NY based Filmmaker and Entrepreneur, Celia Werner. They discuss everything from being a woman in the video industry to the importance of planning and experience when producing large scale projects. This podcast is also available on ZOOM video format at YouTube @thestagedoorshow as well as @stevezarrovoice-actor.
Listen as Dave Hondel and Tom Kline sit down with Actor, Jimmy Dempster. They discuss Jimmy's career in television and movies and his portrayal of Gerald Cruz in the Oxygen Channel series Deadly Cults premiering May 24, 2020.
Dave Hondel and Tom Kline sit down with Voice Actor and new voice of The Stage Door Show intro, Steve Zarro. Steve discusses his many works and about his time while on quarantine. You can find Steve at SteveZarro.com for all of his work as well as demos!
Audio portion of the video interview with Actor/Comedian, Marc Price (Family Ties, Last Comic Standing) and National Headlining Comedian and Parody Recording Artist, Mike Bova. See the video at our YouTube Channel @TheStageDoorShow.
Dave Hondel interviews Author, Anthony Obas. They talk about the book "Shifting Your Music Into a Career, Volume One" and the business of becoming your own brand as an indie musician. A must listen for all indie artists!
Listen as Dave Hondel interviews Singer/Songwriter, Frankie Raye who is a rising star in music. Her unique blend of Pop, Folk and Acoustic upbeat songs will have you singing along! Check out this great indie artist!
Listen as Dave Hondel sits down with Columbus, GA based entertainer, Christopher De'Angelo. From theatre to dance to choreographer to being on the TV show, So You Think You Can Dance, this independent artist is ready to show the world what he can do!
Listen as Dave Hondel interviews winners, Bryetta Calloway, Keith Weiss and Alysia Velez.
Special thanks again to our Judges, Christopher Rice-Thomson, Clay Rice-Thomson and Jessica Hondel! Also, thanks to all performers who submitted their wonderful performances!
Known as the "Punk Rock Cowboy" of the music industry, Austin Tolliver's ability to infuse Country, Pop, Hip-Hop and Soul, has increased his popularity and fan base. Austin has captivated the city of Nashville and far beyond! Dave Hondel talks with Austin in this episode of the Stage Door Show Podcast!
The Arts are a vital part of our education in all levels of school. Dave Hondel talks about the reasons that cutting this important curriculum would be tragic for so many children. Lin-Manuel Miranda and David Byrne weigh in.