ARTIST INTERVIEW ARCHIVE - E



ARTIST

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Eggleston, Rushad 09/28/2013 Rushad is a renowned cellist who plays everlything from Bach to Bluegrass on his cello, creating wacky entertaining and unique stage performances. He talks with Steve about his approach to music and performing. Includes some of his uniquely crafted radio drops and his personal experience performing at Grey Fox 2013 with world class performers.


  0:32:51
Elliot, Phil 11/02/2013 Steve records an interview with Phil Elliot in an echoey hallway at 2013 Nashville Banjo Camp. Phil talks about the design of his famous Elliot Capos known as the finest capo available for banjo, mandolin, and guitar.


  0:16:27
Emerson, Bill 05/11/2013 Bill discusses the 50 year history of bands he has played in, life on the road way back when, how he writes tunes, his inspiration for 'Theme Time' and 'Fox on the Run', his new album with the Sweet Dixie Band and more.


  0:27:45
Evans, Bill
Bright, Fletcher
06/29/2013 Bill Evans talks about his recent Homespun project, his instructional DVDs and tab books, his "Banjo for Dummies" books, his love for diversity in accoustic music, and NashCamp banjo camps. Joined by Fletcher Bright of the Dismembered Tennesseans, their album with Bill called 'Live at Fletcher's House.'

  0:25:04
Evans, Bill 11/24/2012 Bill Evans shares with Steve his philosophy 'the Future is now, so get it done while you still can!' He also shares his very eventful Russian tour, his First Annual California Banjo Extravaganza with Bill Keith and Alan Munde full of music and workshops, and the impact of Bill Keith on the banjo world. He talks about his latest album 'In Good Company', the contributing artists, the song 'The Distance Between 2 Points', his love of Beatles music, the hidden meanings in the album cover and free poster, and the great studio where it was recorded. He also shares comments about the music of the New Grass Revival, the Stringbusters, the Osborne Brothers, and others.

  0:47:11
Evans, Bill 04/25/2015 Bill Evans joins Steve to talk about his latest instructional book called Bluegrass Banjo for Dummies, the West Coast Bluegrass scene, past experiences playing in theme parks, and this season's Nashville Banjo camp that he hosts.

  0:26:27
Evans, Bill w/Sonny Osborne 04/25/2015 Bill Evans and Steve patch Sonny Osborne in to continue the above discussion, share funny stories, taking jibes and having genuine fun. It is also revealed during this interview that Bill has taken on the task of completing Sonny's partially complete biography. Want to know where the title to Steve's program came from? It is revealed here.

  0:50:23
           

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