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Interviews: 25+ Years of Conversations

 

AUDIO INTERVIEWS

Delaney Bramlett 2008

I had interviewed Delaney a few days before and it was a blast.The only problem was, my machine screwed up and there was no recording. D. was so gracious. He said, "Just call me back and we'll do it again. It'll probably even be better this time!" And you know what, it was. Sadly, Delaney passed away just a couple of weeks after our interview, leaving a huge gaping hole in the world of music. I understand this was his final interview. PLEASE encourage everyone you know to write to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and ask them to induct Delaney and Bonnie! It's a CRIME that they are not already in! 

 

 

 

The following is a list of INTERVIEWS I have conducted via The KUDZOO Radio Hour (originally called The BUFFALO SHOW) since October, 2010. Those in BOLD were our highest rated episodes, listener wise.

 

Year One (2010-11)

Barry Lee Harwood (Rossington Collins Band) (First guest Oct 24, 2010)
Rickey Godfrey (Garfeel Ruff/Solo Artist)  Second Guest
Dallas Moore
Pure Grain
Freddie Vanderford
Tommy Talton
Kelvin Holly
Christine Ohlman
Gig Michaels (Swampdawamp)
Bobby Ingram (Molly Hatchet)
Rick Cash  (Silver Travis)
Doug Jones (Blind Willy)
A. Lawrence Haskins (Author/media personality)
Henry Paul (The Outlaws)
Bekka Bramlett
Tommy Crain
Billy Crain

Bruce Brown (Charlie Daniels Band)
Roger Earl  (Foghat)
Tom Coerver
Paul Hornsby
Sean McGuiness (Dublin City Ramblers)
Colin Brooks  (Band of Heathens)
Bruce Brookshire  (Doc Holliday)
Eddie Stone (Doc Holiday/Grinderswitch/Wet Willie)
Harvey Dalton Arnold (The Outlaws)
Chris Berardo
Jim Dandy Mangrum (Black Oak Arkansas)
Joecephus (& The George Jonestown Massacre)
Phil Stokes  (Ghost Riders/Pure Prarie League)
Jake Haldenwang
Emory Joseph
Paul Thorn
Aitan
Elvin Bishop
Donnie Winters  (Winters Bros. Band)
Carl Palmer (Emerson, Lake and Palmer)
Chris Dair
Doug Gray  (Marshall Tucker Band)
Alan Parsons
Mickey Lee (Musician/Author, I Slept with Joey Ramone) (Joey’s brother)
Sean Shannon (Outbound)
Greg Martin  (Kentucky Headhunters)
Layla Zoe
Wolfgang Heuberger & Larry (Southern Rock Society)
Brian Futch
Gene Odom
Lee Sinclair
Chris Hazzler  (Shmeek)
Ruby James
Johnny Townsend  (Sanford Townsend Band; Townsend Toler Band)
Justin Wells  (Fifth On The Floor)
Steve Grisham (Ghost Riders)
Tom Coerver
Rob Walker  (Stillwater)
Tommy Redd  (Nantucket)
George Hatcher  (GH Band)
Bruce Brookshire  (Doc Holliday)
James Michael “Bubba” Bruce  (Billy Bob Thornton Band/Unknown Hinson)/Author
Bob Burns  (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
Mark McGee (Guitarist; Gregg Allman and Friends; Luvplanet)
Mike Butler  (Boxmasters; Stephen Rey & The Slicks)
Pete “Guitar” Carr  (Bob Seger; Simon & Garfunkel; Hour Glass)
Melora Hardin  (Actress [The Office]/Singer)
Tommy Talton and Scott Boyer  (Cowboy)
Stephen Foster (Howler)
Chuck Leavell  (Rolling Stones/Allman Brothers); Author
Mark Duda (The Handful)
Russell Gulley (Solo; Jackson Highway)
Kara Clark
Eerie Von  (Danzig)
Mike Estes (Blackfoot; Skinny Molly)
Mike Krug of Back Porch Mary
John Galvin  (Molly Hatchet)
Randy Joe “RJ” Galloway
Chris Hicks  (Chris Hicks Band; Marshall Tucker)
Jeff Gates (JGB)
Kelly Hansen  (Foreigner)
Shawna P
Bonnie Bramlett  (Delaney & Bonnie; Allman Bros; Solo Star/Actress)
Tommy Miles
Larry Howard  (Grinderswitch)
Jesse Batiuk
Fayssoux McLean
Marshall Chapman
Nick Nicholson
Dennis Dunaway (Original Alice Cooper band; Blue Coop) (Last show of year, Oct. 16, 2011)

YEAR TWO (2011-2012)
Billy Crain (The Outlaws)
Karla DeVito (Sang with Meat Loaf in the 70’s, Solo star.)
Billy Bob Thornton
Etta Britt
Cyril Neville (Royal Southern Brotherhood)
The Blues Broads
Russell Gulley (Jackson Highway)
Ben “Cooter” Jones (Dukes of Hazzard)
Billy ELi
Alan Walden (discussing Lynyrd Skynyrd) 
Carolina Soul Band
Donnie Winters (Winters Bros. Band)
Dennis Solesbee
Larry Grisham (Beat Daddies)
Southern Experience Band
Rodney Justo  (Atlanta Rhythm Section)
Bob Burns  (formerly of Lynyrd Skynyrd)
Chuck Johnson
Phil Vaught (w/ Bekka Bramlett)
Tom Coerver
Jimmie Van Zant
Don Ray (Don Ray Band)
Alan Walden (Discussing Otis Redding)
Brenden Hill (Blues Traveler)
Voodoo Highway
Tim Kelliher  (Buter Cousins Band)
Bret Short  (Bob Burns Band)
Eddie Stone (Doc Holliday/Solo Artist)
Thomas & Olivia (Thomas Wynn & The Believers)
Paul Howard (Son of Moe of The Three Stooges)
Kevn Kinney
Artimus Pyle (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
David Cantonwine  (Eric Quincy Tate)
Pearl Aday (Yes, she’s Meat Loaf’s daughter.)
Jack Pearson
Mike Galloway (Galloway Kelliher Band)
Michelle Leigh
George Hatcher (Band)
Johnny Zvolensky (Old Union, Solo Artist)
Charlotte Rose Negron (“Charlie”; Singer, daughter of Three Dog Night’s Chuck)
Will Turpin  (Collective Soul)
Chris Anderson  (The Outlaws)
Marty Hill  (Preacher Stone)
Southern Rock Society (Wolfgang & Larry)
Michael R. Shipp
David Campbell (Psychic/astrologer)
The Four Horsemen  (Haggis and Dave Lizmi)

YEAR THREE (2012-2013)

Bruce Crump Molly Hatchet)
The Roys
Tommy Talton (Cowboy)
Michael Allman
Dennis Winters (Winters Bros. Band)
Col. Bruce Hampton
John the Conqueror
Chuck Leavell  (Rolling Stones)
Larry Goad (Dixie Tabernacle)
Randy Joe Galloway
Bryan Bassett  (Foghat)
Gig Michaels (Swampdawamp)
John Galvin (Molly Hatchet)
Tim Lindsey  (Molly Hatchet)
Mike Estes  (Skinny Molly)
Pinetop Lightning
Axehammersaw
Devon Allman
Gayla Graves
The Black Feathers
Alastair Greene
Shawna P.
Bob Kealing (Author)
Alan Walden (Discussing The Outlaws)
Joey Parrish (Silver Travis)
Joe Davis
Bill Kirchen
Shanytown
Steve Grisham (The Outlaws/Ghost Riders)
Bobby Whitlock (Derek & The Dominoes)
Coco Carmel

Kara Clark
Fiddleworms
Michael Tracey
Allen Toussaint
Grayson Capps
Fifty Watt Freight Train
R.B. Stone
Benton Blount
Dani Wilde
Peter Rivera  (Rare Earth)
Joe Pitts
K.K. Martin
Todd Wolfe (Band)
Tim O’Brien (Bluegrass)
Will Wilde
John Pagono (JP Blues Band)
Carson Hill
Jesse & Noah Bellamy
Jimi Bell
Tanja Bara Muncery (Witch/Halloween Special)
Eric Wenzel (Paranormal Invesigator/Halloween Special)

YEAR FOUR (2013-2014)
Pinkletank
Larry “Fuzzy” Knight
Tony Joe White
Greg T. Walker (Blackfoot)
Jill Sharpe
Jessi Lynn
T.J. Broscoff
Tom Gee
Solomon King
Stevie Salas
Planetary Blues Band
3 Dayz Whizkey
Rosco Levee & Southern Slide 
Billy Greer  (Kansas/ Seveth Key)
Layla Zoe
Harvey Dalton Arnold (formerly of the Outlaws, Solo Artist)
Preacher Stone
Charlie Starr (Blackberry Smoke) (Holds record for our largest audience ever, follwed by Billy Bob Thornton)
Michael Tracy
Tucker Yokhim
Duane Betts
Angel Mary & The Tennessee Werewolves
Jake Haldenwang
Monte Yoho  (The Outlaws) 
Dixie Still
Charlie Daniels
Johnny Stachela 
Joe Middleton (Idlewilde South)
Amanda Martin

 

PRINT INTERVIEWS

The following are some of the interviews I have conducted during the past 15 years, published in various magazines.

The first group are all collected into book form in Outlaws, Rebels & Renegades, Volumes 1 and 2. (lulu.com)

VOLUME I

Dickey Betts
(2), Gregg Allman
, Dangerous Dan Toler, Johnny Sandlin, Bonnie Bramlett
, Les Dudek
, Gov’t Mule (Allen Woody, Warren Haynes, Matt Abts), Taz DiGregorio. Jakson Spires
(2), Ricky Medlocke, Gary Rossington, Jo Jo Billingsley, Ed King (2), Warren Haynes, Jimmy Hall
, Pete Carr
, Red Dog Campbell, Chuck Leavell, Artimus Pyle
(2), Edgar Winter
, Jerry LaCroix
, Johnny Winter
, Bruce Brookshire, Van Zant
(Donnie & Johnny), Don Barnes
, Dennis Winters, Papa Don Winters, Danny Joe Brown, Dave Hlubek
, Jay Johnson
, Dru Lombar
, Larry Howard
, Patterson Hood, David Allan Coe, Billy Bob Thornton, Jimmy Nalls
, Tom Dowd
, Doug Gray
, George McCorkle (2), Moon Mullins, Chris Hicks, Charlie Daniels (3), Tommy Crain, Charlie Hayward

VOLUME II

Chuck Leavell, Susan Tedeschi, Tommy Crain, Fred Edwards, Elvin Bishop (2), Butch Trucks, Jimmy Herring, Mark McGee, Devon Allman, Floyd Miles, Johnny Neel, Col Bruce Hampton, Artimus Pyle, Derek Hess, Dale Krantz Rossington, Barry Lee Harwood, Randall Hall, Mike Estes, Duane Roland, Bobby Ingram(2), John Galvin, Riff West, Henry Paul, Steve Grisham, Bruce Brookshire, Eddie Stone, Dru Lombar, Scott Boyer, Tommy Talton, Randall Bramblett, Tom Wynn, Pete Kowalke, Chris Hicks, Tony Heatherly, Greg Martin, Richard Young, Johnny Winter, Paul Nelson, Uncle John Turner, The Boxmasters, John Townsend, Dave Cantonwine, David Allan Coe, Hank III, Shooter Jennings, Montgomery Gentry, Ray Brand, Bo Bice, Gig Michaels

The following classic interviews are collected in the book HIPPIES, HERITICS & ROCKABILLY REBELS (lulu.com)

Delaney Bramlett, Bonnie Bramlett, Bekka Bramlett, Jorma Kaukonen, Jack Cassady, Sneaky Pete Kleinow, Denny Walley, Alvin Lee, James Gurley, Sam Andrew, John Kay, Howard Kaylan, Tony Joe White, Al Kooper, Buddy Miles, Leon Russell, Billy C. Farlow, Paul Rogers, W.S. Holland, Bobby Lowell, Joe Bennett, Dickie Harrell, Travis Wammack, Ted Nugent, Derek St. Holmes, Gene Simmons, Peter Criss, Carl Palmer, Delbert McClinton, John Townsend, Jeff Hanna, Bernie Leadon, Dash Crofts, Richard Williams, Billy Greer, Steve Walsh, Phil Ehart, Robbie Steinhardt, Dave Hope, Kerry Livgren, Peter Frampton, Chuck Ruff, Roger Earl, Little Milton, John Lee Hooker, Jr., Dru Lombar, Floyd Miles, Koko Taylor, Bernard Allison, Lonnie Mack, Johnny Winter

MORE PRINT INTERVIEWS...

Cowboy Jack Clement, Marshall Chapman, Bobby Bare, Jerry Reed, Chet Atkins, Dr. John, George Lindsey (Goober), Peanut Montgomery, David Ball. Barney Barnwell. Sherman Hemsley (George Jefferon, TV), Carrot Top, Lewis Grizzard, Jerry Jeff Walker, The Mahatella Queens, Mick Jones (Foreigner), Neil Finn (Crowded House), David Haddox,  JJ Grey (Mofro), Saul Williams, Todd McFarlane, Joan Jett, The Spin Doctors, Adam Duritz (Counting Crows)

There are still some I can't remember, but I will update when I find them.

 

 

 

 

 

 




































 

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