Dean Delray's "Let There Be Talk." This original podcast is a unique blend of rock and comedy talk with some of the biggest names in music, comedy and entertainment.
#613: Tommy Shaw / Styx
Today I sit down with an absolute legend Mr Tommy Shaw of Styx.
Tommy has been killing in the Rock n Roll game for most of his life writing some of the biggest songs on the FM dial like Renegade, Blue Collar Man and Too Much Time On My Hands.
Tommy also hit a home run with his other band Damn Yankees which also had some massive radio hits.
Today we sit down and talk about his history in Rock n Roll, Songwriting, Guitars, Nashville and their new record Crash Of The Crown.
Catch Styx out on tour right now in America and buy their new record.
#612: Irene Tu / Comedian
Today we have a very funny comedian Irene Tu on the show.
Irene has been working hard for the last 10 years and it is starting to pay off.
You can see her nightly in clubs all over Los Angeles or catch her sometimes opening for Taylor Tomlinson around America.
Irene has started to headline and is about to record her Comedy Album in San Francisco November 10th.
Irene and I dive into what its like to grind in the Stand Up world and we also talk some Taylor Swift and This Eye Blind.
Enjoy this episode and don't forget you can hear all of my podcast on https://www.cactusradionetwork.com
#611: Jason Flom/ CEO of Lava Records
Today I sit down with a music mogul Mr Jason Flom CEO of Lava Records.
Jason is a huge lover of music and his story is incredible. From hanging promo poster for Atlantic Records in the 70's to becoming an A&R guy signing or working with some of the biggest acts in the biz like Tori Amos, Katy Perry, Skid Row, Stone Temple Pilots, Lorde, and Greta Van Fleet to becoming a full on Record Company Owner.
This man also host a very successful podcast called Wrongful Conviction featuring interviews with men and women who have spent decades in prison for crimes they didn't commit.
I love this episode and I know you guys will to.
Have a great week and I hope to see you guys out on the road this year at one of my Stand Up shows around America.
Tickets at https://www.deandelray.com/tourdates
#610: Zakk Wylde
After 10 years it has finally happened. The legend himself Mr Zakk Wylde stops by Let There Be Talk for an in-depth conversation on all things Zakk.
We dive into his years with Ozzy, His Pride and Glory days and of course Black Label Society who have a new record coming out on Black Friday.
Zakk and I also talk about his guitar company Wylde Audio. Do yourself a favor hit subscribe and sit back and enjoy this episode.
Have a great week and thanks for supporting my podcast network
#609: Jerry Cantrell / Alice in Chains
Today my friend Jerry Cantrell returns to the show to talk all about his brand new solo record Brighten which will be released Oct 29th 2021.
You can see the brand new video for Brighten on Youtube and you can also stream Brighten and his other single Atone on all your favorite streaming platforms right now.
Jerry and I dive into all kinds of cool stuff today including the writing and recording process of Brighten, His new Gibson Les Paul Signature Model "Wino" and whats next for Alice In Chains.
Thank you for your support all these years. Keep rocking and help spread the word of my podcast network https://www.cactusradionetwork.com
#608: Vincent D'Agostino/Bitcoin, Mafia and Stand Up Comedy
Today on Let There Be Talk my guest is former FBI Agent Vincent D'Agostino.
Vincent was involved in the investigation of Ross Ulbricht aka Dread Pirate Roberts while he was working for the FBI. He is also a Bitcoin fanatic who helped me understand Bitcoin on todays episode.
These days Vincent is a Stand Up Comedian as well as a cyber breach investigator.
Tune in and hear this mans crazy stories on episode #608 of LET THERE BE TALK brought to you by https://www.cactusradionetwork.com/podcasts
School of ROCK
Such a legendary consistent podcast!
Awesome pod for anyone who loves music!
Man I love this pod, Dean being a (former) musician gets such great conversations out of these gods who make/perform/write/produce the most important rock music ever made. The last one with Evil Joe Barresi was amazing. Enjoy!
Always awesome conversations.
A great podcast!