David Gogo 'Soul Bender' Podcast

David Gogo 'Soul Bender' Podcast

www.davidgogo.com
Since bursting onto the Canadian music scene with his 1994 self-titled album and earning a JUNO nomination for Best New Solo Artist, David Gogo has racked up a long list of accolades throughout his singular and storied music career. Hear the many stories from Gogo’s illustrious career; from playing on stage with Johnny Winter and B.B. King to his once in a lifetime encounter with Stevie Ray Vaughan. Tune in on a bi-weekly basis and listen to David Gogo joined with his long time friend, Scott James, in a journey through the Blues, seen through the hazy recollections from his life on the road.


012: Remembering Peter Green
Aug 4 • 31 min
We recorded a special episode of The Soul Bender Podcast after the passing of the legendary Peter Green. I felt that I had to pay tribute to one of my big influences, so here it is. God like guitar tone! Perplexing phrasing! Number one singles! Death…
011: Touring With George Thorogood
Jul 21 • 28 min
Here my stories from being the opening act on a sold-out tour with the legendary George Thorogood! Snapped whammy bars! Maraca madness! Sleeping standing up! Feeling like a rock star! The secret to success! Please send us your listener questions by…
010: Silly Stories From The Road
Jul 7 • 25 min
We change things up a bit on this episode. Rather than concentrate on one particular subject, I recall shenanigans from the topsy turvy world of the traveling musician. Puking in elevators! Chocolate Bed Sheets! Puking on tables! Sleeping naked in public!…
009: Iceman! My hero, Albert Collins
Jun 23 • 39 min
Join me on my journey from being an underage fan, opening for, and eventually playing onstage with the legendary Master Of The Telecaster, Albert Collins!! Smoked salmon! Adventures in babysitting! Racism! Asses both kissed and kicked! I think about…
008: Johnny Winter Hoochie Koo
Jun 9 • 38 min
YEEEEAAAAHHHH! Let’s talk about Johnny Winter. Hear my stories of how I went from a fan sneaking into to see him when I was underage, to opening shows and touring with him from the 80s to 2013. Janis Joplin! The Allman Brothers! Muddy Waters! Heroin! Taco…
007: Travelling The Blues Trail - Part 2
May 26 • 29 min
Join me as I travel The Blues Trail in search of inspiration to write for my Come On Down album. I go down to Rosedale with my rider by my side! Standing in Elvis’ footsteps! Pouring Whiskey on Robert Johnson’s grave! Going live on the King Biscuit Time…
006: Travelling The Blues Trail - Part 1
May 12 • 33 min
Looking for inspiration to write songs for my new album, I decided to travel to the southern United States in November of 2012 and follow The Blues Trail. Walking in Memphis! Sun Studio! Elvis Presley’s ain’t! Watching Al Green preach the gospel! Sleeping…
005: Let’s Make A Record - Part 2
Apr 28 • 42 min
Recording my first album in Seattle with producer Rick Parashar. Record company Insanity!! Hanging out with Tom Cochrane, Pearl Jam and Blind Melon. Touring America with Joe Satriani. Leather pants!! The big black truck! Buddy Guy! Trying to stay sane!…
004: Let’s Make A Record - Part 1
Apr 14 • 43 min
I go from a happy go lucky young guy playing music on the road with my chums, to signing a solo record deal and trying to figure out how to write songs. Pressure! Mental Illness! Firing my buddies! We travel to Toronto, Memphis, Nashville and Holly…
003: Pandemic Podcast
Mar 31 • 30 min
I sit down and bust the cap on a 40 with Shawn Hall, the Harpoonist of The Harpoonist And The Axe Murderer to talk about the impact that the COVID-19 Virus has had on the music industry. We don’t swear much, but it’s still interesting!
002: Montreux Memories
Mar 17 • 34 min
Adventures in Switzerland! Funky Claude was running around! Playing on stage with BB King, Otis Rush, and Blues Traveller! Hobnobbing with the likes of Doug Sahm, Bonnie Raitt, Quincy Jones, Howard Hesseman Freddy Fender and more!
001: Remembering Stevie Ray Vaughan
Mar 3 • 39 min
It’s hard to believe that Stevie Ray Vaughan was only 35 years old when he passed away, and it will be 30 years since the unfortunate accident which led to his death on August 27th, 1990. He is a legend in the industry, inspiring and influencing millions…
Welcome to the David Gogo ‘Soul Bender’ Podcast
Feb 19 • 1 min
Want to know what this is about? David Gogo gives you a quick rundown of what you can expect in his brand new podcast. Tune in every other Tuesday from March 3rd, 2020!