RIPT

SMx: Sound Matters Xtras

Sound Matters episode 085 features Tom’s conversation with Bruno Ravel, founding bassist, guitarist, and chief songwriter of Danger Danger and The Defiants…

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087: Highlights & Hits (3 YR)

Sound Matters 3 YEAR ANNIVERSARY episode. “Highlights & Hits” show #087 features: Joe Dredge & Riley O’Neil from 1440 WROK, Master Plan, Double T from 96.7, Mitch from Suite O’ and many more…

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055: Highlights & Hits

Sound Matters “Highlights & Hits” episode #055 features a triple-header of guests with Tom returning live in the WROK studios in Rockford, IL. First up is Tom’s interview with

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020: Jerry Dixon & RIPT

June 03, 2017 Episode #020 of the Sound Matters radio show features RIPT in the studio just back from their big gig in Florida over Memorial Day Weekend, Rockford’s Local Music Scene updates with 96.7 The Eagle’s Kevin McCarthy, and Tom’s interview with bassist, Jerry Dixon of Warrant. All Sound Matters Radio episodes conclude with Tom’s signature Sound Matter Moment….

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019: Chris Cornell Reactions

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 who passed away this week. Tom hosts special guests Chuck Stout and Ringo Nelson from RIPT…

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014: RIPT

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 ceremony. Tom & Joe Dredge from WROK radio compare their Top 10 90’s albums and notable exceptions. This episode also…

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002: Ringo Nelson

Sound Matters Show 002 features The Musician’s Corner® segment, This Week in Music History, as well as an interview with founding guitarist, Ringo Nelson, and band manager, Chuck Stout, from Rockford, IL’s RIPT…

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