Category Archives: Soundwaves

Soundwaves TV #30 – Burning Down the House

Soundwaves TV #30 – Burning Down the House

Chasta, Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk discuss the Universal Music fire that claimed half a million masters, and the fallout from Universal keeping it quiet for 11 years. Burn River Burn and My Heavy Memory join Chasta in the studio, and Michael Molenda discusses his long tenure as the editor of Guitar Player magazine. Plus…MORE

Soundwaves TV #29 – Live Baby Live!

Soundwaves TV #29 – Live Baby Live!

Dennis Willis introduces a new series of music-only episodes with Live Baby Live – a celebration of amazing Bay Area artists in their natural habitat! Turn up the volume on live clips from The Mother Hips, King Dream, Jackie Greene, Lapel, Whiskerman, Con Brio, Royal Jelly Jive, and an exclusive performance from Rick Hardin! WATCH…MORE

Soundwaves TV #28 with The Ghost Next Door and Four Year Bender

Soundwaves TV #28 with The Ghost Next Door and Four Year Bender

Things get spooky when Chasta has a ghost encounter on the set! And believe us, it’s a total coincidence that one of the guests also happen to be The Ghost Next Door! She also welcomes Ryan Smith of Four Year Bender to talk about his personal growth into sobriety, and the story of the fierce…MORE

Soundwaves TV #27 – Ka-CHOW!

Soundwaves TV #27 – Ka-CHOW!

Ka-CHOW! There’s no other word for an episode bursting with this much awesomeness! Chasta interviews The Wallflowers’ Jakob Dylan and director Andrew Slater about their music documentary Echo in the Canyon. Also, Katie Colver from Cave Clove and Frantic Romantic drop by the studio! Finally, Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk world premiere three (!!!) exclusive…MORE

Soundwaves TV #26 with Madman’s Lullaby

Soundwaves TV #26 with Madman’s Lullaby

We’re back! Season 2 continues from The Bone’s lounge studio. Chasta welcomes hard rockers Madman’s Lullaby, and Los Angeles recording artist Lola – who also performs live on the set! Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk also hold down the fort at Green Room Music Center with videos from Bad Jacket, Berwanger, The Dollyrots, Kitty Kat…MORE

Soundwaves TV #25 – Behind the scenes at Lamont & Tonelli’s Dirty 30!

Soundwaves TV #25 – Behind the scenes at Lamont & Tonelli’s Dirty 30!

It’s the wild mid-season finale, and the gang is going out with a bang behind-the-scenes at Lamont & Tonelli’s epic Dirty 30 anniversary concert event at Concord Pavilion with Sammy Hagar, Don Felder (formerly of The Eagles) and Bay Area rockers The Stone Foxes. Chasta takes the stage, Steven Kirk has a few upgrade tickets…MORE

Soundwaves TV #24 with The Happys and Woodstock 50

Soundwaves TV #24 with The Happys and Woodstock 50

Woodstock 50 … to be or not be be? Why is there such little buzz around the half-century anniversary of the mother of all music festivals? Chasta, Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk share their thoughts about festivals, and why the Woodstock name may come with some baggage. Novato-based grunge-surf rockers The Happys join Chasta in…MORE

Soundwaves TV #22 – Of Rock Gods and Men (with Leighsa Montrose and Stimuli)

Soundwaves TV #22 – Of Rock Gods and Men (with Leighsa Montrose and Stimuli)

You’re not going to want to miss this entertaining and powerful episode! Chasta welcomes Leighsa Montrose, the wife and widow of guitar legend Ronnie Montrose for a frank and wide-reaching conversation about their lives together, depression, and Leighsa’s efforts to help others in the wake of Ronnie’s unexpected passing. Rising hard rockers Stimuli stop by…MORE

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Flick Nation – The Lion King, Shazam! and Moon movies

It’s the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and Dennis Willis has some advice on what to watch to mark the occasion (it’s probably not what you think). He also breaks down the brand confusion between Captain Marvel and Shazam! (which is new to video) – and talks about some movie nobody’s ever heard of…

Queen Rocks The Bay Area

On a new episode of The Second Shift, Chasta and Baby Huey talked about their Queen centric weekend including Chasta hosting the Bohemian Rhapsody sing along movie night at Oracle Park in San Francisco and Baby Huey seeing Queen + Adam Lambert live in concert at the SAP Center in San Jose.