All Podcasts

All ‘Sound Matters Productions’ radio show archives, podcasts, & streams…

033: Tom Petty Tribute

October 07, 2017 Sound Matters episode #033 features Tom’s tribute to the late, great Tom Petty who passed away this week with music, commentary, conversations, and reactions from musicians and friends influenced by Tom’s life and musical legacy. Show #033 concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment… On This Episode: Get Sound Matters Radio interview podcasts on…

Read More

032: Aryn Jonathan Black

September 30, 2017 Sound Matters episode #032 features Tom’s interview with Aryn Jonathan Black, lead singer of the great Austin, TX based rock band Scorpion Child. Tom and Aryn spoke in the spring of 2016, just before the release of the band’s second album, Acid Roulette. Conversations get into discussions about his musical influences, comparisons, perspectives…

Read More

031: Amy Dresner

September 23, 2017 Sound Matters episode #031 features Tom’s in-depth interview with the hilarious and insightful Amy Dresner, author of the riveting book My Fair Junkie: A Memoir of Getting Dirty and Staying Clean on Hachette Books. This episode and subject matter represent a more overt shiFt in the direction of the Sound Matters show. Longtime…

Read More

030: Highlights & Hits

September 09, 2017 Episode #030 features conversation, commentary, and insights about cover bands who do it differently, National Recovery Month, TOMLEU.com, Nikki Sixx and Sixx Sense radio, author Amy Dresner interview preview on show #031, and comedian Don Jamieson interview preview. Show #030 concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment… >> A ‘Sound Matter Moment’ >> www.soundmatters.tv/sound-of-silence Episode #030…

Read More

029: Highlights & Hits

August 26, 2017 Episode #029 features conversation, commentary, and insights about podcasting, Motley Crue, Nikki Sixx, and interviews with radio personality Kevin McCarthy and Kevin Polky, Executive Director of Shatter Our Silence. Show #029 concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment… >> A ‘Sound Matter Moment’ >> www.soundmatters.tv/good-vibrations Episode #029 – The Podcast: (also available on iTunes, iHeart Radio, Stitcher,…

Read More

028: Bryan Wilkinson

August 19, 2017 Sound Matters Episode 028 features Tom’s conversation with Bryan Wilkinson… best known currently as guitarist for both The Last Vegas and Chicago’s Black Actress, as well as a prolific solo artist performing under the banner of Bryan W. Music. Show #028 concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment… On This Episode: Get…

Read More

027: Highlights & Hits

August 12, 2017 Episode 027 features conversation, commentary, and insights about The Defiant Ones (Jimmy Iovine & Dr. Dre) documentary on HBO, Styx, Riki Rachtman, Rockford’s Local Music Scene with Kevin McCarthy, Ratt, Heavy Metal (the film), and the Gin Blossoms. Show #027 concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment… >> A ‘Sound Matter Moment’ >> www.soundmatters.tv/i-will-follow…

Read More

026: Highlights & Hits

July 29, 2017 Episode 026 includes Tom’s recap and commentary on his many recent travels shooting and doing media at Chicago Open Air and Country Thunder 2017, and an overview of the excellent Armed Vision reunion show and the 3 reasons WHY it was so successful. Show #026 concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment……

Read More

025: Armed Vision

July 15, 2017 Episode #025 of the Sound Matters radio show features Tom’s interview with Armed Vision guitarist Jay Samp, vocalist Rex Scott, and drummer Lance Porter deep diving the band’s storied history, spotlighted artists/albums/tracks, a recap of this week in music history, and concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment. On This Episode: Get Sound Matters Radio interview podcasts on >> iTunes,…

Read More

024: Colin Brittain

July 08, 2017 Episode #024 of the Sound Matters radio show features Tom’s interview with record producer, songwriter, and mixer extraordinaire Colin Brittain… spotlighted artists/albums/tracks, a recap of this week in music history, and concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment. On This Episode: Get Sound Matters Radio interview podcasts on >> iTunes, iHeartRadio, & Spreaker and full show streams on >> Mixcloud Sound…

Read More

023: Alter Bridge

July 01, 2017 Episode #023 of the Sound Matters radio show features Tom’s interview with Scott Phillips & Brian Marshall from Alter Bridge, spotlighted artists/albums/tracks, a recap of this week in music history, and concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment. On This Episode: Get Sound Matters Radio interview podcasts on >> iTunes, iHeartRadio, & Spreaker Sound Matters Spotlight: Twisted Sister, You Can’t Stop…

Read More

022: Michael Sweet #1

June 24, 2017 Episode #022 of the Sound Matters radio show features Tom’s first interview with Michael Sweet from Stryper, spotlighted artists/albums/tracks, a recap of this week in music history, and concludes with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment. On This Episode: Get Sound Matters Radio interview podcasts on >> iTunes, iHeartRadio, & Spreaker  INTERVIEW Guest: MICHAEL SWEET from STRYPER Sound Matter Moment… “Under…

Read More