Category Archives: Soundwaves

Soundwaves TV #37 – ¡Muy Caliente!

Soundwaves TV #37 – ¡Muy Caliente!

Chasta welcomes Diego Zegarra from Anima and the Pearl Jam tribute band Corduroy to discuss the simmering Latin rock scene; “Irish Greg” McQuaid talks to Dennis Willis about the final days of KFOG and his tenure as the producer of the legendary morning show. Also, after Bohemian Rhapsody and Rocketman, Hollywood is actively mining classic…MORE

Soundwaves TV #36 – Cover This!

Soundwaves TV #36 – Cover This!

Chasta welcomes special guest co-host SONA for an entire show devoted to cover bands and cover versions – from Weezer and Halestorm to Handsome Young Ladies, EllaHarp, Zepparella, Laura Carbone, Seven Kingdoms, Frantic Romantic, Bray (from Neon Velvet), and many more! WATCH SOUNDWAVES TV LIVE: Sundays @ 7:00 PM PST at http://soundwavestv.com/ Follow Soundwaves: Website…MORE

Soundwaves TV #35 – All About Steve

Soundwaves TV #35 – All About Steve

It’s raining Steves this week! Longtime producer and co-host Steven Kirk returns to the show after a scary health episode, and he’s telling his tale (with a dose of tough love) for the first time. Chasta talks with Steve Brown, a legendary figure in Bay Area music history who worked with the Grateful Dead and…MORE

Soundwaves TV #34 – Attack of the Clones

Soundwaves TV #34 – Attack of the Clones

Chasta welcomes guitar phenom Tommy Odetto, and Dennis Willis goes behind-the-scenes at Rusty Chains’ 3rd annual Chris Cornell Tribute that raised $6,000 for San Francisco Suicide Prevention. (Photo credit: Jenny Elauriacash and Calibree Photography) Oh, and there might be another music video with clowns. (Don’t tell Chasta!) Plus music videos from Wayward Sons, SWMRS, Television…MORE

Soundwaves TV #33 – Fire and Ice

Soundwaves TV #33 – Fire and Ice

Chasta welcomes exotic singer Zola, who also performs her song “Don’t Eat.” Also, Dennis Gonzales from the San Francisco Great Society reveals an exciting corner of the underground music scene! Also, Dennis Willis and Chasta discuss the buying and selling of fandom, and the music acts who are doing it right. Plus music videos from…MORE

Soundwaves TV #32 – Dynamite with a Laser Beam

Soundwaves TV #32 – Dynamite with a Laser Beam

What happens when there are two amazing music events happening in the Bay Area at the same time? Go to both, of course! Chasta hosts the Bohemian Rhapsody sing-a-long screening at Oracle Park, and interviews The Killer Queens, the world’s only all-female Queen tribute band. Then, Chasta and Dennis race to Redwood City for ZED’s…MORE

Soundwaves TV #31 – Going Deep

Soundwaves TV #31 – Going Deep

Chasta welcomes State Line Empire back to the studio to introduce new lead singer Tony Malson and perform a powerful new song. Pamela Parker stops by to talk about her new album and genre-free approach to creating music. Also, Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk discuss the Clarence Clemons documentary Who Do I Think I Am,…MORE

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

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