The Bob Lefsetz Podcast

The Bob Lefsetz Podcast
Bob Lefsetz is the author of “The Lefsetz Letter.” Listen to his new podcast where he’ll address the issues that are at the core of the music business, internet, and the world at large.
Nancy Wilson
Mar 13 • 91 min
Rock musician Nancy Wilson joins Bob in the TuneIn Studios to discuss her roots, rise to fame as founding member of the band Heart, and her ongoing career performing around the world.
Chris Zarou
Mar 6 • 85 min
This 28-year old phenom of a manager guiding Logic & Jon Bellion to greatness, Chris Zarou talks about abandoning his soccer career to pursue his love of music and the industry that drives it. He talks about growing up in New York, and how he broke…
Rick Mueller
Feb 27 • 97 min
This week’s episode of The Bob Lefsetz Podcast features an interview with AEG Presents…North America President Rick Mueller about his path from booking acts in college to learning the ropes under some of the biggest promoters in the business. Hear Rick’s…
Jake Gold
Feb 20 • 76 min
In Episode 11 of The Bob Lefsetz Podcast, Bob interviews 3-time Canadian Manager of the Year Jake Gold about his career guiding The Tragically Hip to success, and his role as TV Judge on Canadian Idol. Hear his thoughts on the future of the music industry…
Jim Guerinot
Feb 13 • 87 min
In Episode 10, Bob goes deep into the background of renowned manager Jim Guerinot. From working with Gwen Stefani and No Doubt to The Offspring and Nine Inch Nails, Jim tells stories of how he built his successful management company only to walk away from…
Jason Flom
Feb 6 • 101 min
Bob speaks with the CEO of Lava Records, Jason Flom, about his rise through the music industry, his early work with AC/DC and Twisted Sister, and more recently, discovering acts like Katy Perry and Lorde. He also shares his passion for criminal justice,…
Peter Asher
Jan 30 • 103 min
In episode 8, Bob speaks with renowned performer, manager and producer Peter Asher, CBE. Asher shares stories of living with Paul McCartney, his career performing with Peter and Gordon, as well as working with legendary artists James Taylor and Linda…
Andrew Loog Oldham
Jan 23 • 91 min
In episode 7, Bob speaks with Andrew Loog Oldham, former Rolling Stones manager, about working with one of the most influential bands in the world. Plus, hear stories about his early work with Bob Dylan and The Beatles.
Tony Hawk
Jan 16 • 88 min
In episode 6, Bob speaks with Tony Hawk about his rise to become the face of the sport of skateboarding. He discusses the challenges he faced in building his business, Birdhouse, and how he found success in the world of video games.
John Boyle Part 2
Jan 9 • 72 min
In the inaugural episode, Bob’s good friend John Boyle from Insomniac interviewed Bob. This is the second part of that interview where the topics ranged from Bob’s theory that Distribution - not Content - is King! to Russian hacking to festival security.…
Eric Bazilian
Dec 19, 2017 • 54 min
In the fourth and final episode of 2017, Bob interviews genius songwriter Eric Bazilian from The Hooters. Enjoy the Philadephia-native’s stories from behind the scenes of writing music with Cyndi Lauper, Joan Osborne, and many more.
Diane Warren
Dec 12, 2017 • 62 min
In episode 3, Bob speaks with 5-time ASCAP Songwriter of the Year Diane Warren. The Grammy, Emmy, and Golden Globe Award-winner tells stories from her rebellious youth and rise to fame working with the biggest names in music to write the soundtrack of our…
Nathan Hubbard
Dec 5, 2017 • 89 min
In the second episode, Bob speaks with the former CEO of Ticketmaster Nathan Hubbard. They talk about Nathan’s background as a musician, his rise through the tech industry, and the evolution of the ticketing business in the digital age.
John Boyle
Nov 28, 2017 • 65 min
For the inaugural episode, Bob sits down for an interview with long-time friend and guest John Boyle, Chief Growth Officer of Insomniac. The two discuss a bit of John’s background, and then turn the microphone around to Bob so listeners can learn more…
Nov 21, 2017 • 5 min
Bob Lefsetz is the author of “The Lefsetz Letter.” Listen to his new podcast where he’ll address the issues that are at the core of the music business, internet, and the world at large. In this teaser, you’ll hear portions of an interview with episode 1…