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Musicians, journalists and historians sharing memories, backstage stories and history lessons. There's no music, just lighthearted storytelling. Subscribe on iTunes for new episodes as soon as they're available.

Thanks For Giving A Damn Otis Gibbs

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 652 Ratings

Musicians, journalists and historians sharing memories, backstage stories and history lessons. There's no music, just lighthearted storytelling. Subscribe on iTunes for new episodes as soon as they're available.

    Episode 170: Hoosier National

    Episode 170: Hoosier National

    Otis shares stories and anecdotes about the songs and the making of his new album, Hoosier National. Here’s the link to the pre-sale! https://igg.me/at/OtisGibbs/x/17363880#/

    • 37 min
    Episode 169: Growing Up Around Bill Monroe

    Episode 169: Growing Up Around Bill Monroe

    David Grier shares his memories of Bill Monroe including a tour bus full of chickens, fist fights and a ton of great music.

    • 28 min
    Episode 168: Back Home Again In Indiana

    Episode 168: Back Home Again In Indiana

    Otis talks abut his dream of starting an Alt Country Retirement Community and returning home.

    • 32 min
    Episode 167: When John Prine Drove Through Paradise

    Episode 167: When John Prine Drove Through Paradise

    Jim Rooney talks about riding with John Prine through Paradise, Kentucky in a red 1949 Ford.

    • 27 min
    Episode 166: Otis’ Graveyard Tour

    Episode 166: Otis’ Graveyard Tour

    Otis talks about visiting the graves or William S. Burroughs, Bob Wills, Sam Kinisin, Gram Parsons, Mozart, Falco and more.

    • 26 min
    Episode 165: Jason Ringenberg Remembers Jack Emerson

    Episode 165: Jason Ringenberg Remembers Jack Emerson

    Jason talks about his old friend, Jack Emerson. Jack helped kickstart the careers of Jason and the Scorchers, the Georgia Satellites, John Hiatt, Webb Wilder, Sonny Landreth, Steve Forbert and many others.

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
652 Ratings

652 Ratings

Glldds ,

Great Podcast!

Fellow Hoosier and music lover. Glad to have found your podcast. This has made my long trips to my cabin in Maine very enjoyable. Thanks for turning me on to you and your friends music. Cheers!

Jacques bustiers ,

Music man!

Otis, I’ve listen to you since the very beginning. Your podcast far exceeds my expectations of any music related podcast bar none. I still look weekly for a new podcast. I miss you greatly. I go back and listen to each and every podcast over and over. There’s always something new each time. I listen anxiously waiting for the next podcast. You are the man!
Thanks for each and every story. I anxiously await the next await adventure.

Aintsharilynn ,

Syncopation*****

Within Moments of First Hearing You,
I just said, “Oh My, Where Has This Cowboy Been?”
I won’t Stop Breathing till I Hear Everything!
Keep Playing Kind Soul.

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