For our first “on location” episode since 2019, we’re hanging at Retro Junkie in Walnut Creek and chatting with owner Enrique Montero. We’ve also got some of the hottest and most talented tribute bands in the Bay Area, all shot … Read the rest
The boys surprise Chasta on her 40th birthday, and also celebrate the 40th anniversary of Journey’s classic album Escape. They also share tales about the first albums they bought with their own money.
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Sam Chase, the enigmatic and dashing lead singer of The Sam Chase and the Untraditional, hijacks the Soundwaves TV airwaves with the most important video takeover of our times. Or something.
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It’s our annual covers edition with a fun look at cover versions that flip the script and turn your favorite songs inside out. Hear songs from The Clash, Queen, Prince, Alanis Morissette, 10CC and Taylor Swift like you’ve never … Read the rest
And we’re back! We kick off the summer with the return of live music, and an hour showcasing the new school of rock. Chasta interviews Nick Reese from Joyous Wolf about their upcoming tour with Dirty Honey, and being a … Read the rest
This week, we celebrate the 40th anniversary of Night Flight, the iconic late night art and music show you watched in the 80s; and talk to visionary creator Stuart S. Shapiro about how being counter-culture never goes out of … Read the rest
Meet Dez Money, the son of late, great Eddie Money! You’ll hear behind-the-scenes from their reality show, brand new music from Dez, and about the time Soundwaves crashed a fundraiser the Money family was performing at.
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A deep dive into the coolest record label in the world, created by the E Street Band’s “Little Steven” Van Zant. We’ll chat with co-label manager Dennis Mortensen and introduce you to your new favorite bands!
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Chasta welcomes singer-songwriter Tamar Berk to discuss her career and latest album. The gang debates the merits of recently announced rock biopics and whether they should remain family friendly or just go for it. As well, they introduce two videos … Read the rest
This week, we spend a little quality time with The Dollyrots! Chasta sits down for an extended interview with married pop-punk darlings Kelly Ogden and Luis Cabezas to talk about balancing family life with rock and roll, influences, their 20-year … Read the rest
Veteran Bay Area musician Shaun Bivens discusses his many projects (in as many genres) and new book Sex, Thugs and Rock and Roll: One Man’s Journey to God. Then. Lola Kristine talks about her powerful and cathartic new music … Read the rest
This special episode features four interviews with musical movers and shakers you gotta know about! Whole Damn Mess is a rock and roll supergroup, Mickey Darius’ record label Broken Clover Records is changing the rules of the music industry, Monte … Read the rest
If it ain’t on the page, it ain’t on the stage! This episode is all about classic songwriting and features an exclusive interview with Grammy winner (and current Oscar nominee) Diane Warren, who talks about her legendary career and award … Read the rest
Calling all Jellyfish fans! The Lickerish Quartet joins us to talk about their previous work together and reuniting to make music in a very different world. Then, the gang welcomes Baby Huey to debate pop stars edging toward rock, and … Read the rest
Season 4 has finally arrived with a new look, new vibe, and deeper celebration of what makes the Bay Area music scene amazing!
Royal Rebels drops by to discuss their new album, and Peace of Stage owner Steve Gold talks … Read the rest
Join Chasta, Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk as they pull back the curtain on Season 4, and reveal the first guests, new segments, and discuss how a year under Covid resulted in starting from scratch. Don’t miss it!
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The countdown to Season 4 continues! This week, Chasta welcomes Whole Damn Mess, a supergroup with veteran musicians Don Miggs, C. Todd Nielsen, Lawrence Katz, and Greg Hansen. The soulful conversation goes well beyond making music, and is a must … Read the rest
The countdown to Season 4 continues! This week, Bay Area iconoclast Mickey Darius discusses his label Broken Clover Records, and his unique artist-friendly approach to distribution and revenue. Don’t miss it! Hosted by Chasta and Steven Kirk.
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The countdown to Season 4 continues! This week, Dennis Willis chats with veteran Bay Area artist-producer Robert Berry (Greg Kihn Band, Sammy Hagar, Alliance) about the final release in the “3” trilogy – 3.2’s Third Impression – which features the … Read the rest
Season 4 drops in March, but if you can’t wait, here is the first in a series of mini episodes with killer bands! First up: the boys from Monte Casino drop by to discuss their history and uncommon approach to … Read the rest