Darryl Talks To Bands

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 22
  Jun 30, 2020   00:40:26

Taggart and Torrens

This week Darryl talks to Jeremy Taggart & Jonathan Torrens about their new comedy record BAHDS.  It’s  out now on Dine Alone, AND we play three songs that are discussed in the podcast. You can watch this episode on the Darryl Talks To Bands Instagram account, but you’ll only get the music (with the podcast)...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 21
  Jun 23, 2020   00:49:30

Taming Sari

This week it’s another strong case for the quality of the Ottawa Rock scene.  Taming Sari are a 5 piece pure Rock n Roll band that are best consumed in a live setting, which all seems like such a distant memory at this point. With some new material on the way, it’s the perfect time...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 20
  Jun 16, 2020   00:46:28

Revive The Rose

RTR front man Andy C talks to Darryl this week from his home in Welland, Ontario.  Andy tells the story of how approaching the Niagara Ice Dogs lead to much bigger arenas for their music to get played in.   He also shares how Covid-19 touched his personal life, and it is a story that I’m...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 19
  Jun 09, 2020   00:45:49

Jon Harvey

Monster Truck front man Jon Harvey talks about the state of the world in 2020 (this interview was done shortly following the murder of George Floyd), his new solo project J.Harvey & The Inner Demons, we’ll listen to the first 3 songs, and we get some insight in to the next Monster Truck record.

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 18
  Jun 03, 2020   00:34:57

Kurt Dahl

One Bad Son drummer (and lawyer) Kurt Dahl of One Bad Son talks with Darryl about, life, Sask Music and what the band is up to.  Kurt is an activist, a fighter for good causes.  This interview was done before the outbreak of riots in the United States.  That is something that couldn’t be ignored...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 17
  May 26, 2020   01:28:34

Heavy In Ottawa & Gatineau Pt.1

This is a special episode that focuses on the Metal scene in Ottawa & Gatineau.  A small, tight knit community that supports itself and produces some top notch Canadian metal.  This episode features Fractures & Outlines, Jessy Dwyer from Beyond The Pit, Inire, Rockin’ Engine & Joe Moon from Dark Moon Productions and the band...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 16
  May 19, 2020   00:59:49

Brent Smith

Shinedown frontman Brent Smith and Darryl talk about the bands charitable initiative with Direct Relief and the song “Atlas Falls”.  They dug in to the vault for this one which is very fitting for 2020.  Brent also makes has some great insight in to the state of the world and his surroundings in the U.S...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 15
  May 12, 2020   00:30:00

The Standstills

What’s the weirdest thing you’d think a recovered, stolen guitar would come back covered in?   If one of Jonny’s guitars could talk, we probably wouldn’t want the details, but it makes for a funny story in a podcast.   They also discuss their cover of Alice Cooper’s “No More Mr. Nice Guy” and play...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 14
  May 05, 2020   01:12:37

Crown Lands

If there was any band that was set to have 2020 be THEIR year, it’s Crown Lands.  They spent the last few years opening on some amazing tours, including Protest The Hero, Primus and Jack White.  They were getting in front of so many audiences, building that grass roots fan base and doing everything right,...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 13
  Apr 28, 2020   01:07:49

The Pack A.D

Darryl talks to Maya Miller in this episode about The Pack A.D’s 8th and final record ‘it was fun while it lasted’.  Becky & Maya have decided to hang it up after this one and who knows how many trips back and forth across Canada. Of course, their tour was supposed to launch to coincide...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 12
  Apr 21, 2020   01:04:15

Leon Harrison & Philip Sayce

Remember a few months ago when Australia was burning?  We all watched in horror at what was happening to the animals.  Well Leon Harrison of The Lazys (who call Australia home) organized a great show to raise some much needed funds for all the damage that had been done.  The show sold out.  But, now...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 11
  Apr 14, 2020   00:49:15

What about live music & venues?

Skotti Ruffo owns the Brass Monkey in Ottawa, a live music venue and a great home for Rock n Roll.  Like many small businesses, he faces and ton of challenges and uncertainty under the Covid-19 pandemic.  They’ve started a Go Fund Me page to try and keep the venue alive and we also discuss a...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 10
  Apr 14, 2020   01:24:56

Double Experience & Century Surfers

Double Experience have just released the third and final installment in a series of EP’s they’ve called “Alignments”.  Ian and Brock talk to Darryl about that and they plan an exclusive acoustic take of the first single “New Me”. Then Century surfers are the next to connect via video chat to talk about this new...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 9
  Apr 07, 2020   01:30:49

Jesse Modz & Onionface

Into week 4 of isolation we go!  Darryl talks to his guests by phone or skype from his basement now.  This episode features the last interview that was done in person and was the only ‘physically distanced’ interview that was done. His guests this week are CJAY 92 Morning Host Jesse Modz.  Modz talks about...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 8
  Mar 31, 2020   00:54:00

Scot Turner

Before the outbreak of the Corona Virus, Darryl talked to Scot Turner from his home somewhere along the Escarpment in North Burlington. Darryl and Scot talked some radio stories about CFNY & Energy 108, music, electronic music on the radio and the Rave Scene in Toronto in the early 90’s

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 7
  Mar 31, 2020   01:39:15

Darrin Pfeiffer & Neuman Mannas

Since the ‘Traveling Music Talk Show’ no longer travels due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Darryl now talks to his guests on the phone.   This week, both are in California.  Darrin Pfeiffer, best known as the drummer from Goldfinger talks to Darryl about some of the amazing guests he’s met through the Dangerous Darrin...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 6
  Mar 24, 2020   02:04:29

Paul Morris & Old James

As we’re now in week 2 of the Covid-19 Pandemic, literally EVERYTHING has shifted online.  But where can it go? This week Darryl Talks To long time HTZ FM Music Director Paul Morris who speaks candidly about many great Canadian Bands from his home in Niagara.   Darryl also Talks To Ottawa hard rock trio...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 5
  Mar 17, 2020   01:13:52

Royal Tusk & Mobius Radio

Well, everything changed since last week with the developments of the covid-19 pandemic.  Darryl addresses this throughout the episode, although the interviews were done prior to the outbreak. Darryl talks to Dan & Sandy of Royal Tusk at the 27 Club in Ottawa for a fun interview which involved some stories that Sandy didn’t know...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 4
  Mar 10, 2020   01:20:44

Joel Carriere & BRKN Love

I talk with Dine Alone Records owner Joel Carriere at the Dine Alone record shop.  Really a must see for music fans.  It’s such a comfortable space to do an interview.  We talk about the label, it’s roots, how skateboarding and bmx play into that, Alexisonfire and City & Colour. I also talk to Justin...

Darryl Talks To Bands
Episode: 3
  Mar 03, 2020   01:02:56

Tense Machine

Tense Machine on Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/artist/5ZsRi6gCwRHuNFrFg7stMA?si=L4bhj16-RqecaWlxQaPBjw