Show #169 – David August

Vocalist for North of Mason Dixon, David August, sat down with Eric in the Boogie Street Studio to discuss his story into music, influences, music labels and genres, technology’s weight upon the industry and much, much more! Fast moving, fun and drenched with rock and popular music from the 70’s to today! Join us!

Show #69 – Junior Guthrie

On Show #69, Eric is joined at the Boogie Street Studio by The Hillbilly Way guitarist & singer – Junior Guthrie! Junior shares stories and insight from lifetime in music including his time with THW, The Povertyneck Hillbillies, Junior & The West Virginia Push and much more! Social Media, Radio, Touring, Songwriting, Guitars and more are all topics discussed in this lively and fast moving conversation! Join us! http://www.THW.band http://www.EricMcKenna.com

Show #67 – Frank Vieira

Singer, Songwriter & Musician, Pittsburgh’s own Frank Vieira joins me in the Boogie Street Studio! Our discussion is Show #67 of The Eric McKenna Project.

Frank’s back to discuss his recent multi-state touring, writing new material for himself and other artists, his creative process and to share a few of his tunes, including a brand new one – on Acoustic! Join Us!

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Show #16 – Frank Vieira

With me at the table at the Boogie Street Studio for pOdcast #16 is Pittsburgh based Singer, Songwriter, Entertainer and Country Music Artist Frank Vieira.

Frank shares his story into music, his songwriting process, playing ‘Live’, his views on music streaming and marketing, what he loves about Pittsburgh (maybe minus the Pizza) and actually making his first guitar in high school.

Great conversation and quite a good time. Join us!

Show #13 – Abby Abbondanza

Abby Abbondanza was at the table with Eric on pOdcast #13 of The Eric McKenna Project. Abby is the singer, songwriter and frontman of THW (The Hillbilly Way) and of course singer, songwriter and frontman of one of Pittsburgh and Southwestern Pa’s most successful acts every, The Povertyneck Hillbillies.

A fun and lively discussion as Abby shares his musical story including much about PNH and THW and everything in between. Including how he got his start in music. Abby discusses how quarterback Ben Roethlisberger of the Pittsburgh Steelers came to be in PNH’s hit video ‘Mr. Right Now’. And how Bob Cobin plays into the picture with Abby and PNH’s development. And ultimately how PNH came to an end and the birth of THW began.

Great guy, great talent and great show!

Show #2 – Jeremy ‘Danger’ Mulder

Recorded March 12, 2019, LIVE at the Boogie Street Studios, at the table with Eric is the very popular and long-time Pittsburgh media personality and host of Froggy Radio’s afternoon ‘Danger Show’ for 17 years, Jeremy ‘Danger’ Mulder. Jeremy reveals his journey from Memphis to Pittsburgh, including the truth about ‘Danger Boy’, as well as many humorous highlights in his 17 years on Pittsburgh Radio. The discussions cover national country music recording artists as well as the local Pittsburgh music scene. Jeremy discusses his favorite national and local recording artists as well as memorable artist interviews and shows throughout the years. This includes the video from Jermey’s 2006 interview with Taylor Swift and how it went viral nearly a decade later! Jeremy and Eric also discuss the state of popular music in the downloading environment and the challenges facing new artists on various fronts as well as the current trend of lip syncing during live events. Jeremy also shares some his favorite spots in Pittsburgh for food and fun. And much, much more.