Drummer Matt Sorum, Streaming Marketshare, And Oberheim Gets His Trademark Back On My Latest Podcast

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My guest on the podcast this week is Rock and Roll Hall of Fame drummer Matt Sorum, who held the drum chair for Guns N’ Roses for 7 years, as well as stints with The Cult and Velvet Revolver. Matt’s reputation as a musician’s musician has placed him squarely at the center of Hollywood’s A-list community of […]

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BeatConnect Execs, Most Influential Artists, And Another “Stolen Feel” Copyright Lawsuit On My Latest Podcast

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My guests on the podcast this week are founder and CEO Nick Laroche and lead designer Yohan Antoine-Édouard from the online collaboration platform BeatConnect. BeatConnect offers a low-cost, easy way for producers and musicians to collaborate either using the stand-alone online app or via a plugin on their favorite DAW. The platform arose from Nick’s frustration with […]

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Merlin CEO Jeremy Sirota, Fake Instagram Followers, And Changes At Sweetwater On My Latest Podcast

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My guest on the podcast this week is the CEO of Merlin, Jeremy Sirota. Merlin is a digital rights partner for independent labels and distributors all over the world. It’s powerful enough that some now refer to it as the 4rth major label. Jeremy previously held a number of senior positions at Warner Music Group and Facebook, […]

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Engineer Benny Faccone, Making $50k Per Year On Spotify, And Mixing For Mastering On My Latest Podcast

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My guest on the podcast this week is 18 time Grammy-winning engineer Benny Faccone, who started working at the famous A&M Studios back in 1980 where he worked on records by Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Nicks, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Supertramp, Michael Jackson and many more. After Benny went free-lance, he quickly became the go-to engineer for […]

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How TikTok Influences Streaming, Scientific Reason For Drumming, And Engineer Barry Rudolph On My Latest Podcast

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My guest on the podcast this week is Barry Rudolph, who’s probably done more magazine gear reviews that anyone on the planet by a factor of 10. As an engineer, Barry’s worked on 15 gold or platinum records by artists like Lynyrd Skynyrd, Hall and Oats, Rod Stewart, Mick Jagger and many more. Barry has also written […]

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