8 episodes

Grammy Award-winning guitarist Eric Krasno invites you to be a fly on the wall for conversations with the friends he's met in his 20 plus years as a touring musician. Krasno’s engaged approach creates interviews that feel like a backstage peek at conversations between friends. Join us for Eric Krasno Plus One. Premieres April 20. Brought to you by Osiris Media.

Eric Krasno Plus One Osiris Media / Eric Krasno

    • Music Interviews
    • 4.7, 84 Ratings

Grammy Award-winning guitarist Eric Krasno invites you to be a fly on the wall for conversations with the friends he's met in his 20 plus years as a touring musician. Krasno’s engaged approach creates interviews that feel like a backstage peek at conversations between friends. Join us for Eric Krasno Plus One. Premieres April 20. Brought to you by Osiris Media.

    Mac Ayres

    Mac Ayres

    In this episode of Plus One, Eric sat down in his studio in LA with up and coming R&B artist Mac Ayres. Mac talks with Eric about how he started making music and his quickly growing, loyal fanbase. Mac shares how his songwriting has evolved since he first started making music, his first “aha” moment as a writer, and the experience of performing live on tour. 


    At the end of the episode, Eric plays “Jumping Off The Moon,” an impromptu collaboration with Mac from the same day in the studio.


    Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group.
     
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    • 39 min
    John Mayer

    John Mayer

    In this episode, Eric chats with singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer John Mayer. They discuss discovering new music, how the role of being a fan has changed, and the importance of writing a hit song. John talks about how his songwriting has changed has he's gotten older, the two get deep on guitar players like Jerry Garcia and Stevie Ray Vaughn, and John tells Kraz about that time he talked to Eric Clapton about The Dead. 


    At the end of the episode, Eric plays “Inside Friend”, a collaboration between Mayer and Leon Bridges.


    Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group.
     
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    • 1 hr 8 min
    Emily King

    Emily King

    This week, Kraz chats with pop-soul singer-songwriter Emily King. Emily talks about growing up in a musical family, going on the road with her jazz singer parents, and why hamburgers and french fries in the dressing room made her want to become a musician. The two also talk about mutual friend and producer Jeremy Most, and discuss what it’s like to be nominated for a Grammy.


    The episode ends with “Look At Me Now”, a Grammy-nominated track from Emily’s 2019 album Scenery.


    Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group.
     
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    • 59 min
    Chris Robinson

    Chris Robinson

    Eric's Plus One this week is Chris Robinson, frontman for The Black Crowes and the Chris Robinson Brotherhood. Chris tells Eric about growing up in Atlanta, forming The Black Crowes with his brother when they were teenagers, and how he ended up in the role of frontman. The two dig deep into their love of music, the artists who first influenced Chris, from Sam & Dave to REM, and how he finally got into The Grateful Dead. They talk about what he’s listening to now, and reflect on their mutual friend and guitarist for Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Neal Casal.


    The episode ends with Rosalee, a track from the Chris Robinson Brotherhood’s 2012 album Big Moon Ritual.


    Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group.
     
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Marcus King

    Marcus King

    Kraz chats with guitar prodigy Marcus King. The two friends discuss Marcus' upbringing by a musical father, their approaches to writing songs both in groups and by themselves, as well as Marcus' new album El Dorado.


    This interview was recorded before the full extent of the impact COVID-19 would have on the live music industry and includes discussion about live which were planned for 2020.


    Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group.
     
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    • 40 min
    Laura Lee (Khruangbin)

    Laura Lee (Khruangbin)

    Eric's Plus One this week is Laura Lee, bassist for Khruangbin. They discuss how they are weathering the storm of COVID-19, how Khruangbin formed, Laura's newfound appreciation for Phish, and how Khruangbin's plans for 2020 have been altered.


    Questions for Kraz? Email krazplusone@gmail.com and maybe your questions will be answered on an upcoming episode!


    Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group.
     
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    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
84 Ratings

84 Ratings

Shackman2006 ,

Great for music fans!

Dang this is so cool.
If you’re into music you’ll be into this.

Stam67 ,

John Mayer episode

Absolutely amazing conversation! I would have done anything to be a fly on the wall for that 1 hour...As a guitar player and just fan of music this was so insightful, revealing, clever, witty and intelligent... not to mention entertaining. Well done - 5 stars 🙏

vcfantx ,

JOHN MAYER 🤘🏼🤘🏼🤘🏼

Wow loved his episode! So insightful the entire time! Enjoyed every topic and just how easy that episode was. Bring John back for more!!! I can listen to him talk all day. 😍🤍🤘🏼

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