Geo Ponce is a consummate musician and producer. His talent and skill have been bolstered by his work ethic, all of which have landed him on worldwide stages with reggeaton artist J. Balvin. We talk about his upbringing, his musical influences, and surprises he encountered on the road. You can follow Geo on Instagram and keep up with his work in Orlando, LA, and abroad.
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Justino is a talented guitarist and singer, but he considers himself, primarily, as a songwriter. It shows in his total approach to music. He’s one of the hardest working musicians in Florida so he definitely knows about the grind. His focus right now is his original band, Anthill Cinema. “Creativity Over Everything” isn’t just a catchy mantra. It’s saved him from some darkness, and now fuels his art.
Alfred Sheppard is an accomplished pianist, composer, arranger, and music director. Most recently he’s been playing with Mandy Harvey. Serving as her musical director, he’s been able to tour the US, write for pops orchestras, and play her music in all kinds of venues. Now he’s moved to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of composing and scoring for films. Hear how he talks about him “cheating on jazz”, surprise Scientology gigs, and his rendition of our theme song.z
Jonathan Thomas is an exceptional drummer in the Tampa Bay area. From an early age, he’s been playing with most of the heavy-hitters in the Tampa music scene and he continues to do so. He rose to a national level with the band Ascend the Hill. Hear how he started out paying his dues, and he’s continuously working on his craft.
Matt Poynter is an accomplished drummer who actually started out on piano. He discovered his gift at a young age and has been musically active for most of his life. Now he’s part of a band called “The Hip Abduction.” Their star has been rising and they’re playing national stages like Jannus live, and Red Rocks Amphitheater.
Here we talk about how he got started, and how he balances touring with working at home.
Self-proclaimed cappuccino addict, Nathan Brown, is currently working with renowned blues artist, Coco Montoya. In this episode, we talk about life on tour, getting schooled in the blues, and his endorsements with Kiesel guitars and Tsunami cables. Growing up in Detroit prepared Nathan to provide a solid foundation for any group he’s playing in.
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Bobby Brennan is a phenomenal bass player who has performed on several major national tours. He’s currently working on the Cirque du Soleil arena tour of “Corteo.” It’s evident that Bobby loves what he does, and that joy permeates his whole life. He’s also got a very inspirational story of drastic weight loss, and radical lifestyle change. You can follow his health & wellness journey, as well as his musical escapades on Instagram or on Facebook.
Bobby is a huge fan of Bruce Springsteen, so I had to reference one of The Boss’s tunes for the title of this episode.