Month: February 2017

008: Stephen Pearcy

February 25, 2017 Episode #008 of the Sound Matters radio show features Tom’s interview with Stephen Pearcy of RATT talking about his latest solo album Smash, sobriety, upcoming touring plans, Ratt news, the Bobby Blotzer saga, meeting Robert Plant, and more. Tom and Jackson from 96.7 the Eagle discuss Headline Music & Entertainment news, and offer up their commentary and views…

Read More

SMM: Right Now**

I believe in giving more than you take. I believe in adding into, not subtracting from, this one and only life we have. I believe that being territorial and adversarial is the way of the weak…

Read More

007: Phil Collen

February 18, 2017 Episode #007 of the Sound Matters radio show features Tom’s interview with Phil Collen of Def Leppard talking about the band’s new DVD release, the upcoming tour with Poison & Tesla, producing new music, and getting to share the stage with his heroes. Tom also shares his 2017 Top 5 Grammy moments from worst to best, and…

Read More

SMM: Changes**

Whether it’s tweaking your act, adjusting your business approach, making a career move, or just reconsidering the real value of certain “relationships” you’ve been holding onto, the key is awareness followed by immediate action to usher in the necessary changes needed to go to the next level personally or professionally…

Read More

006: Chad Cherry #1

Sound Matters 006: February 11, 2017 Episode #006 of the Sound Matters radio show kicks off with the latest in music & entertainment headline news, Tom and Eric Jackson from 96.7 The Eagle dive into a preview of the 59th Annual Grammy awards show… the good, the bad, & the controversial. >> at (40:52) Tom welcomes…

Read More

SMM: Mob Rules**

Whether it’s a business, a brand, or a band, content-creators must approach their endeavors from a content-consumer’s point-of-view. Customize your communications to conform to their psychology. The challenge is to find that magical sweet spot between your need to create and their want to consume…

Read More

005: Jack Russell #1

February 04, 2017 Episode #005 of the Sound Matters radio show goes behind the scenes and uncovers some little-known facts about The Beatles infamous “rooftop concert” this week in 1969, and following the “Foreigner model,” Tom shares his thoughts on acts who tour with or without original members. Tom’s in-depth interview with Jack Russell of Jack Russell’s…

Read More

SMM: Communication Breakdown**

It matters little how good you are at your art, your business, or your craft; if your communication skills suck, your endeavors will suffer significantly. Distance. Depth. Balance. All important concepts when considering effective communication…

Read More

Dig the Show? Please share :)