Jul 23, 2016
Greetings from the great white north! Live from Montreal Quebec Canada! (almost) We bring you Noxious Neighbors. Hard hitting, fast and loud. You cannot ask for much more! Dig the episode dig the music https://noxiousneighbors.bandcamp.com/
Jul 16, 2016
Bernie and the Wolf stopped by and crushed a DZ Session! And were kind enough to stick around for a chat. All I remember talking about is the AQUABATS! so tune in and turn up! http://www.bernieandthewolf.com/ Listen to everything they have! https://bernieandthewolf.bandcamp.com/
Jul 9, 2016
Sun Fallen came over and brought so much rock and roll with them! You gotta hear it! http://www.sunfallen.com/
Jul 4, 2016
So a while back we had Sam Crossland and the Side Effects in for a session and an interview. We had a ton of fun hanging out and jamming with them! Dig it https://samcrossland.bandcamp.com/
Jun 25, 2016
The almighty Coyote Man torn the paint off of DZ Records! My ears are still ringing from this one. You cannot miss this episode! Look out for them at DZ Fest July 2-3 they will be playing D stage the 3rd @3:30 pm be there!!!
Jun 18, 2016
Johnny Lightning and the Thunder came in and tore up DZ Records! We had so much fun jamming with them. Check them out https://johnnylightningandthethunder.bandcamp.com/ and dig their DZ Sessions https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hstcbyBahyg and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUp32ojFaDc
Jun 11, 2016
Our old pals Namorado stopped by for a session and a podcast and a Bulls game. That's right, I said Bulls game. We had a great time! You gotta check them out https://namorado.bandcamp.com/releases
Jun 3, 2016
Jackie Islands stopped by DZ Records a while back to rock out a session and an interview. We had a great time chatting. Dig them https://jackieislands.bandcamp.com/ Dig us youtube.com/dzrecords
May 28, 2016
Crash Boom Bang! John Kill and the Slacks killed it at DZ Records a while back. Here is proof. Enjoy their episode and enjoy them https://soundcloud.com/itstheslacks
May 21, 2016
We had a blast hanging out and jamming with the guys of Perry Hutchins. So much fun so much rock and roll! For everything Perry Hutchins, check out http://www.perryhutchins.com/
May 14, 2016
Pinto and the Bean aka Paul and Ivan aka this badass duo that came down to the DZ Records and blew us away, join us on this great episode. You gotta check them out! http://pintoandthebean.bandcamp.com/
May 8, 2016
The Leafy Greens have far too much talent. Its not fair! They are not suppose to be this good, but they are. Hit play and find out what im talking about! https://soundcloud.com/the-leafy-greens-official
Apr 29, 2016
The Belvederes are our latest guests. They are killer musicians that do not stop. We had a ton of fun hanging out and jamming. Check them out here http://thebelvederes.com/
Apr 28, 2016
Exactly 10 years ago today was the greatest live experience of my life. This is a quick episode of me trying to remember all I can from it. Hope you dig! Let me know what your favorite show was facebook.com/friendswithmusic @friendswithmusic on instagram and @fwmpod on twitter
Apr 24, 2016
We had a great time hanging out and chatting with Fox and the Acres. So much fun. Politics, weddings, and broken glass (I think that was in this episode) Check them out! http://foxandtheacres.com/ and https://foxandtheacres.bandcamp.com/
Apr 17, 2016
Lever tore down DZ Records with their sessions. And were kind enough to stick around for an interview. Check them out https://leverband.bandcamp.com/ and check out their session videos youtube.com/dzrecords
Apr 10, 2016
Black Rhino blasted through DZ Records with a couple of sessions and a great interview. This is a fun one. Dig it! https://www.facebook.com/Blackrhinochicago/
Apr 2, 2016
Alright Panther joins us on this episode. We had a blast jammin and talkin. You gotta check them out https://alrightpanther.bandcamp.com/
Mar 26, 2016
The Flips came by to rock a great session and hang out for an interview. Awesome stuff! Check them out https://theflips.bandcamp.com/ and also help them get some vinyl pressed https://www.gofundme.com/theflips
Mar 19, 2016
Can you believe we've done 200 of these? Benj and I, with help from guest host Sheri, do some reflecting. Its been so much fun bringing you these episodes. I cannot thank you all enough for all the support. Enjoy! To 200 more, cheers!
Mar 12, 2016
In one of our most edited episodes, my good friend Brian joins us to discuss music, video games, basketball. friendship and how nice of a person I am. I'm not sure what made the cut. Hit play and find out!
Mar 5, 2016
Black Bear Rodeo came through the DZ like a tornado that just demolished a liquor store. Check out this episode and you'll see what I mean. And get into them! http://blackbearrodeo.bandcamp.com/releases
Feb 27, 2016
Kirby Jayes came by DZ Records and blew us all away with a great session (youtube.com/dzrecords). They stuck around for this interview as well. Please check them out and support https://kirbyjayes.bandcamp.com/releases
Feb 20, 2016
A band like Fletcher Rockwell really make our jobs so much easier. Great guys, great music. Super excited to bring you this latest episode. Check them out here as well http://www.fletcherrockwell.com/
Feb 13, 2016
We had the great pleasure of having Little Yellow Dog in for a session and interview. They are pretty awesome! Check them out here http://www.littleyellowdogband.com/ and enjoy!
Feb 10, 2016
Robbie from The Simpsons Show Podcast is back! They just released their 100th episode so I decided to have him back to talk all things Simpsons! Its great when someone from a podcast you listen to a lot is cool enough to just come on your own show. Robbie's a great dude and his show is awesome. Happy 100 Simpsons Show!!! Find them here http://www.thesimpsonsshow.com/
Feb 8, 2016
The band Nectar joins us on todays show. Simply put. They. Are. Awesome. You gotta check them out! https://nectarnectar.bandcamp.com/
Feb 3, 2016
Enjoy the healthiest FWM episode ever! Julie and I go on and on,,,, and on about our smoothie making strategies. Too. Much. Fun.
Jan 30, 2016
Julie and I talked for a long time. About stuff I don't remember. All I know is that it was fun. Enjoy!
Jan 23, 2016
Jess McIntosh stopped by for a great session and interview. She and her band were awesome and a fun hang. Check out their session on youtube.com/dzrecords and check her out http://www.jessmcintosh.com/
Jan 17, 2016
We had so much fun hanging out with Menacerno! So much fun that we recorded a couple sessions and a podcast! They are great check em out http://menacerno.bandcamp.com/
Jan 9, 2016
Charles W. Chuck Bryant is our guest on todays show! He called in to DZ Records and we had a great chat. With some side tracks. If you are not familiar, http://www.stuffyoushouldknow.com/ is where you can find all the info. @syskpodcast on twitter and facebook.com/stuffyoushouldknow. And if you haven't already, please follow us on instagram @friendswithmusic and facebook.com/friendswithmusic and @fwmpod on twitter
Jan 1, 2016
Check out our favorite songs of 2015. What a great year!
Dec 27, 2015
We put together a quick Christmas playlist. So glad its over. Hope you had a good one. If you are still in the giving spirit, follow us on instagram @friendswithmusic or on twitter @fwmpod or on facebook.com/friendswithmusic like/follow/share/comment Thank you!
Dec 19, 2015
Um grande novo episódio com a banda Bora Bora. Um pouco de rock and roll sério! Muita diversão! Find them here http://www.boraboraband.com/
Dec 12, 2015
2015 was a great year for music. Check out what my top 10 was. Spoiler alert: Its the best top 10 list you'll see all year!
Dec 6, 2015
Soddy Daisy came out and crushed a couple sessions. You gotsta check them out https://soddydaisy.bandcamp.com/ They also stayed for a very professional and by the books interview. So much fun they were!
Nov 30, 2015
Michael Gilkison, stand up comedian and co host of the In The Galaxy Podcast, joins us on todays show via Skype. We talked a lot about a bunch of different things. A must listen. Find all his stuff here http://inthegalaxypodcast.tumblr.com/ and http://www.gilkywaygalaxy.com/about.html Great dude great talk!
Nov 15, 2015
Pantomime came by and crushed a DZ Session. And were kind enough to stay or an interview. Listen dig and share!
Nov 8, 2015
Live from stage D! DZ Fest 2015 was epic. Here now are select tracks from all the bands that played stage D. Big shoutouts and thank yous to Follies, Bossfight, Them Dead Poets, John TIll, Single Player, Swimsuit Addition, Ratboys, Esta Vivo, Avantist and of course Wilshire!!!! All bands can be found on fb and bandcamp, look em up!
Oct 31, 2015
Greetings from stage Z! DZ Fest 2015 was a wild blur! Here is proof. Music from the fest, featuring All Mighty Joy Joy, Luke Henry & Rabbitfoot, Bloom, Corvids, Bigjoy, Fee Lion, The Bribes, Oshwa, Blah Blah Blah, and White Mystery! Wow what a lineup! And that was just one stage. Hope you all dig. All bands can be found on bandcamp and whatnot. Check them out. Thank you
Oct 24, 2015
Them Dead Poets stopped by to record a rockin DZ Session and they stuck around to talk about donuts and basketball. Oh and we may or may not have talked music. Who can remember these things. Enjoy! And blindly follow @fwmpod on twitter and friendswithmusic on instagram
Oct 18, 2015
Remember how awesome DZ Fest 2015 was? I know right!? Well I did some talking with some festival goers and got their takes on some things. And then got a chance to sit down with the creator of DZ Fest, Benj. You do not want to miss this.
Oct 12, 2015
It finally happened. Technical difficulties. Its not easy being a DIY podcaster. This should have been the episode for the band Phantom Broadcast but the file got lost. All that remained was the playlist. So that is what we are releasing. Sorry to the band, they were great by the way. Check them out http://thephantombroadcast.bandcamp.com/
Oct 2, 2015
Super funny comedian Howard Kremer (@howardkremer on twitter, instagram & fb) from the podcast Who Charted (@whocharted on twitter and fb) was in town recently and was kind enough to sit down for an interview. He could not have been more gracious and cool and funny and he was very generous with his time! Please check him out if you are unfamiliar. I love this interview. It is one of my favorites, but of course as soon as we were done I thought of a million more things to ask. I hope I did the chartists right with this one. Enjoy!
Sep 26, 2015
During their tour of the Midwest, the band Supertrash stopped by for a great session and interview. They were super cool. We had fun hanging with them. Shout out to Owensboro! Dig their stuff https://supertrash.bandcamp.com/ http://supertrashtheband.com/
Sep 19, 2015
So remember the time 2 Japanese dudes were kicking a ball from LA to New York and they stumbled across DZ Records and stayed there for a few days and had a bunch of food and good times then continued on their merry way to NY? Yeah that actually happened! Luckily Benj sat them down in front of some mics. There story is super cool. Hope you dig!
Sep 11, 2015
We had Corvids in the other day for an awesome session (youtube.com/dzrecords) and they were kind enough to stay for an interview. Great musicians and even greater people! Please help spread the word and tell some people about us! Thank you! Enjoy!
Sep 4, 2015
Jaye Williams is the co-host of the great In The Galaxy Podcast. He joins us via Skype for this one. We had an awesome conversation. Check out his show here http://inthegalaxypodcast.tumblr.com/ and @inthegalaxypodcast on instagram. (oh and check out episode #88 of his show to hear me long windedly talk about stuff) Dig it!
Aug 28, 2015
Continuing the celebration of our marriage. Enjoy this reception playlist! @friendswithmusic on instagram and @fwmpod on twitter, hit us up!