Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and Beach Boys’ co-founder Mike Love joins Nancy to talk about his journey with the Beach Boys, songwriting, his love of touring, and the 2024 Stagecoach Festival.
Emmy Award-winning rapper Frzy joins Nancy to talk about his unusual music journey, cross-genre collaborations, including the hip-hop cover of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood’s “Won’t You Be My Neighbor,” and his mission to create happiness and build bridges while educating others via music. Plus, Frzy discusses his upcoming albums and work with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO) and composer Christian Kriegeskotte for the world premiere orchestration of his new album ‘Success’.
Justin Hayward Talks Windsor Castle, Moody Blues Memories, and Nights In White Satin’s New Close-Up – Episode 585
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Justin Hayward joins Nancy to talk about his recent visit to Windsor Castle where he received an OBE for his contribution to the arts, sharing the day with his grandson, and the details and meaning of the investiture experience. Plus, Nancy and Justin discuss the 1972 Moody Blues hit “Nights in White Satin” (written and composed by Hayward) and its recent audio close-up in the 2023 Chanel campaign for its fragrance Bleu de Chanel starring actor Timothée Chalamet and why the classic song continues to capture and intrigue listeners.
Taylor Hicks Talks American Idol, New Music, Weddings, Acting, and Creative Opportunities – Episode 584
Taylor Hicks joins Nancy to talk about his 2006 American Idol win, life beyond the popular show, his Grand Ole Opry debut, new single “Teach Me to Dance” and upcoming album. Plus, Taylor discusses his career in show business and why he never says “no” to great creative opportunities.
Annette O’Toole joins Nancy to talk about her her role as Hope McCrea in the hit series Virgin River, her creative career from early years as a teen actor appearing in Gunsmoke and portraying David Cassidy’s love interest in The Partridge Family to her adult career in feature films like Superman III and series like Smallville, and her continued love of acting and the theater. Plus, Annette discusses collaborating with husband Michael Mckean.
Don Felder Talks Garage Bands, Music Obsession, Competition, and Hotel California: The 2017 Interview – Encore Episode 582
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Don Felder joined Nancy in 2017 to talk about his music journey from the early years in Gainesville with Stephen Stills and Tom Petty and battle of the bands with the Allmans, to his time with the Eagles, solo projects, and collaboration with other bands like Styx. Plus, Felder discusses how his love for making music has driven his world.