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My Rock Moment

Amanda Morck

Was it being front row at a Bowie concert as a kid? Was it the moment you got to have a drink with Jimmy Page on the Sunset Strip? Or was it the first time that your band got to play The Whisky A Go Go? 'My Rock Moment' is the podcast for all of you classic rock lovers that have unforgettable rock moments and stories and want to connect with our special guests as they talk about theirs. In Seasons 1 & 2 entertainment personalities and musicians alike share rock moments that made them forever fans of a band or album and discuss those moments that made them say "this what I want to do for the rest of my life!"...and you as the listener will be invited along for a trip down rock 'n' roll memory lane. Season 3 provides an in-depth look at the California Sound in the 60s and 70s - from the beaches and hills of LA to Haight-Ashbury in San Francisco. We'll hear stories from the folks who lived it, photographed it, write about it or keep the music alive in some way! My Rock Moment is a proud member of Pantheon Podcasts, the first of its kind, all music-based podcast network.

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Danny Kortchmar on his work with Carole King, Jackson Browne, Don Henley, The Immediate Family and more
Jun 9 2022
Danny Kortchmar on his work with Carole King, Jackson Browne, Don Henley, The Immediate Family and more
My Rock Moment sits down with the legendary Danny "Kootch" Kortchmar. Originally from New York, Danny moved to LA in the 60s, settled in Laurel Canyon and made his mark in the LA music scene. Even if you aren't familiar with his name, chances are his work has had a prominent place in your rock playlists.Danny Kortchmar’s credits as guitarist, producer, songwriter, and session musician include work with James Taylor, Don Henley, Carole King, Linda Ronstadt, Jackson Browne and Billy Joel, among many others. As a songwriter, Kortchmar has both written alone or collaborated with numerous artists, penning indelible tracks such as Don Henley’s “Dirty Laundry,” “All She Wants to Do Is Dance,” and “New York Minute,” as well as Jackson Browne’s “Somebody’s Baby” and “Shaky Town,” to name a few. Danny is now with The Immediate Family (the modern iteration of a legendary studio ensemble known as “The Section”), a rock and roll band composed of four of the most recorded, respected and sought-after players in modern music: Danny Kortchmar (guitar and vocals), Waddy Wachtel (guitar and vocals), Leland Sklar (bass), Russ Kunkel (drums) and the addition of prominent touring, session guitarist and songwriter Steve Postell (guitar and vocals).The Immediate Family had a new EP Live From Telefunken Soundstage come out on May 13.  This is a bridge release to the band’s forthcoming second full-length studio album and anticipated documentary, directed by Danny Tedesco (The Wrecking Crew). The film is expected to be released later this year.  We cover quite a bit of ground in this episode, but check out their website below to learn more about this iconic band of musicians, listen to their latest work and get information on show dates later in the year: don't forget to RATE and SUBSCRIBE anywhere you listen to podcasts. And if you're a fan of Instagram, follow me @la_woman_rocks for rarely seen classic rock photography and info on upcoming episodes!
Danny Kortchmar on his work with Carole King, Jackson Browne, Don Henley, The Immediate Family and more
Jun 9 2022
Danny Kortchmar on his work with Carole King, Jackson Browne, Don Henley, The Immediate Family and more
My Rock Moment sits down with the legendary Danny "Kootch" Kortchmar. Originally from New York, Danny moved to LA in the 60s, settled in Laurel Canyon and made his mark in the LA music scene. Even if you aren't familiar with his name, chances are his work has had a prominent place in your rock playlists.Danny Kortchmar’s credits as guitarist, producer, songwriter, and session musician include work with James Taylor, Don Henley, Carole King, Linda Ronstadt, Jackson Browne and Billy Joel, among many others. As a songwriter, Kortchmar has both written alone or collaborated with numerous artists, penning indelible tracks such as Don Henley’s “Dirty Laundry,” “All She Wants to Do Is Dance,” and “New York Minute,” as well as Jackson Browne’s “Somebody’s Baby” and “Shaky Town,” to name a few. Danny is now with The Immediate Family (the modern iteration of a legendary studio ensemble known as “The Section”), a rock and roll band composed of four of the most recorded, respected and sought-after players in modern music: Danny Kortchmar (guitar and vocals), Waddy Wachtel (guitar and vocals), Leland Sklar (bass), Russ Kunkel (drums) and the addition of prominent touring, session guitarist and songwriter Steve Postell (guitar and vocals).The Immediate Family had a new EP Live From Telefunken Soundstage come out on May 13.  This is a bridge release to the band’s forthcoming second full-length studio album and anticipated documentary, directed by Danny Tedesco (The Wrecking Crew). The film is expected to be released later this year.  We cover quite a bit of ground in this episode, but check out their website below to learn more about this iconic band of musicians, listen to their latest work and get information on show dates later in the year: don't forget to RATE and SUBSCRIBE anywhere you listen to podcasts. And if you're a fan of Instagram, follow me @la_woman_rocks for rarely seen classic rock photography and info on upcoming episodes!
Richie Furay on Buffalo Springfield, Poco and His New Album, In The Country
May 19 2022
Richie Furay on Buffalo Springfield, Poco and His New Album, In The Country
Richie Furay is one of the most well known musicians of our time. As a Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, he is the co-founder of notable bands such as Buffalo Springfield, Poco and Souther-Hillman-Furay Band, and has penned classics like "Kind Woman" and "Pickin' Up the Pieces." He's had quite a successful solo career as well and will be coming out with a new album July 8th called In The Country. The new album pays homage to some of the greatest country and country rock songs of our time.In this episode we'll discuss the new album and its legendary songs as well as hear stories about the serendipitous moments that lead to the formation of Buffalo Springfield. We'll discuss the move to country rock with Poco and he'll reveal the two famous guitarists who almost joined the band...potentially changing the course of rock as we know it! Richie's lead a storied life and we'll discuss it all in this episode!To check out the single from the album, Somebody Like You - click here: for those of you on the east coast this summer, I've provided a list of concert dates. Hope to see you there!Richie Furay on Tour 2022 (more dates to be announced) June 12 – South Orange, NJ @ South Orange Performing Arts Center  June 16 – Nashville, TN @ City Winery June 24 – New York, NY @ City Winery July 6 – Washington, D.C. @ City Winery July 8 – Philadelphia, PA @ City Winery August 12 – Boston, MA @ City Winery