The 20 Best Pieces of Advice Bluegrass Musicians Have Received…

At IBMA 2016 I had the amazing opportunity to talk with many performers and bluegrass professionals on the Red Carpet before the Awards show. I asked one question of everyone, “What has been the best advice you have been given in your career?” People I talked with ranged from everyone from the founders of Rounder […]

Episode 54: Interview with Jenni Lyn Gardner

When I was 9 years old I met Jenni Lyn and the band Della Mae. When Jenni Lyn was 9 she met Bill Monroe. Listen on to see what I Had to Ask Jenni Lyn.

Episode 51: Interview with Annie Lou

What’s it like to be a Canadian Bluegrass Musician? I talk with Annie Lou and find out! Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!

IBMA Post #2

I had a great start to IBMA, attending the keynote speech and reception I saw some friends from the past years including James Reams of James Reams and the Barnstormers, Jacob Sharp oof Mipso, Carolyn and Daniel Routh of Nu-Blu, and Andrea Asperelli from Cricket Tell the Weather. I also have set up an interview […]

Episode 46: Interview with Annie of the Annie Moses Band

I talked with Annie of the Annie Moses Band a genre defying four piece bluegrass quartet with a funky rhythm section. We talk all music. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!

Adam Hamilton Interviews Archived

The first interview segment with Adam Hamilton will continue to find its home on but, other 7 segments have been archived. Please continue to enjoy the first segment! If you would like to listen to the entire interview please send us an email at with “Archived Interview Request” as the subject and then […]

Episode 44: Interview with James Nash

I talk with Mr. James Nash about being in the Waybacks, the Hillside Album Hour and playing with Bob Weir. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!

Recent Problem Accessing Podcasts

A couple of listeners have contacted me of a glitch in the program and I wanted to make you all aware… If you are on an Apple product the media player on my website¬† is not supported. ūüôĀ¬†Luckily you can still access the interviews via or the Podomatic App. Or you can access the […]

Episode 35: Interview with Tori of Gold Heart

I talk with Tori Gold of the Gold Heart Sisters about their recent tour to Europe. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!

Episode 34: Interview with Leigh Gibson

I talk with one of the Gibson Brothers, Leigh, about his musical career and hosting the 2015 IBMA Awards Show. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!