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Sound Matters Radio 019

May 20, 2017 Episode #019 of the Sound Matters radio show features Tom’s recap of the NORTHERN INVASION 2017 festival where sadly, one of the last Soundgarden shows with the late Chris Cornell took place. Tom shares his reactions and pays tribute to Chris Cornell... Read More »
Tom Leu | 21 May 2017 | Radio Shows | No Comments   

That Smell

Addiction stinks… You can smell it… literally and figuratively. It stinks literally because of the undeniable stench that often accompanies a chronic user of chemicals of any type. It stinks figuratively because it pollutes most everything around it. It stinks... Read More »
Tom Leu | 19 May 2017 | 'Sound Matter' Moment | No Comments   

Sound Matters Radio 018

Sound Matters 018: May 06, 2017 Episode #018 of the Sound Matters radio show features music spotlights from this week in music history with Queensryche and Aerosmith, the inaugural Rockford’s Local Music Scene update with 96.7 The Eagle’s Kevin McCarthy, and Tom’s interview with... Read More »
Tom Leu | 09 May 2017 | Radio Shows | No Comments   

Time Waits For No One

Always looking for overlooked deep tracks to feature on Sound Matters Radio, I discovered the undiscovered gem, “Time Waits for No One” from the Rolling Stones’ 1974 It’s Only Rock ‘n Roll album while listening to the excellent, The Deep End Radio... Read More »
Tom Leu | 06 May 2017 | 'Sound Matter' Moment | No Comments   

Sound Matters Radio 017

Sound Matters 017: April 29, 2017 Episode #017 of the Sound Matters radio show kicks off with a replay of Tom’s interview with Jack Russell of Jack Russell’s Great White. We spotlight three classic albums & tracks tied to this week in music... Read More »
Tom Leu | 29 April 2017 | Radio Shows | No Comments   

Just Got Lucky

Everyone’s heard the aphorism: Be careful what you wish for… you just might get it. Some call it “getting lucky.” Others call it hard work. Sometimes it’s a little bit of both as indicated by the equation: Luck = Preparation... Read More »
Tom Leu | 28 April 2017 | 'Sound Matter' Moment | 1 Comment   

Sound Matters Radio 016

Sound Matters 016: April 22, 2017 Episode #016 of the Sound Matters radio show kicks off with headlines in music and entertainment news, and spotlights three classic albums & tracks tied to this week in music history by The Bee Gees, Aerosmith, &... Read More »
Tom Leu | 23 April 2017 | Radio Shows | No Comments   

Everybody Wants Some

C’mon, be honest. You’ve been there… Air-guitaring in the mirror, singing in the shower, steering wheel drumming and driving… It’s a universal passion. Everybody wants some, because everybody wants to be a rock star… so-to-speak. But while not everyone is destined to be onstage,... Read More »
Tom Leu | 19 April 2017 | 'Sound Matter' Moment | No Comments   

Interview: Author, Susan Masino

Tom interviews veteran music journalist, author, and paranormal researcher Susan Masino on SOUND MATTERS Radio >> Episode #015 >> Susan has been a rock journalist for over thirty years, and has written six books, created and hosted the 94.1 JJO Local Stage radio show from... Read More »
Tom Leu | 18 April 2017 | Interviews | No Comments   

Sound Matters Radio 015

Sound Matters 015: April 15, 2017 Episode #015 of the Sound Matters radio show kicks off with headlines in music and entertainment news, and spotlights two classic albums & tracks tied to this week in music history by Van Halen & Ozzy Osbourne…... Read More »
Tom Leu | 17 April 2017 | Radio Shows | No Comments   

One In A Million

The original Appetite For Destruction-era Guns N’ Roses line-up is arguably the most notorious band in rock and roll history. Their drug use and abuse is well-documented along with the infamous in-fighting and animosity between band members, past and... Read More »
Tom Leu | 16 April 2017 | 'Sound Matter' Moment | No Comments   

Sound Matters Radio 014

Sound Matters 014: April 08, 2017 Episode #014 of the Sound Matters radio show begins with Tom’s top 5 recent Academy of Country Music (ACM) awards show moments worst to best, and a recap of the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction... Read More »
Tom Leu | 09 April 2017 | Radio Shows | No Comments   

Groove Machine

Musicians can often be overheard talking about the word groove with respect to playing music. A “groove” is a flow, a feeling, a familiar path that musicians get “locked into” when creating sounds that can literally move people. A groove... Read More »
Tom Leu | 07 April 2017 | 'Sound Matter' Moment | No Comments   

Sound Matters Radio 013

Sound Matters 013: April 01, 2017 Episode #013 of the Sound Matters radio show kicks off spotlighting classic albums released this week in music history by Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Skid Row, and the Scorpions. Tom interviews Dan Eisman and Debbie Akre from the Rockford... Read More »
Tom Leu | 02 April 2017 | Radio Shows | No Comments   
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