Internationally touring bassist and music director Rob Morgan sits down over drinks with intriguing people to try and learn what it means to live a curious life.

May 29, 2018

Question 35 // What if the human brain wasn’t designed for modern noise? (feat. Mike Michel)

Mike Michel is a award-winning songwriter, guitarist, and music educator who, in 2013, developed a severe case of tinnitus (auditory cortex inflammation) and hyperacusis (extreme sound sensitivity), which threatened to take away his livelihood and everyday functioning. What’s it like when you're a prolific artist and everyday sounds become excruciatingly painful? What causes tinnitus, hyperacusis and brain gating? What’s Mikes advice for needing more music commerce in the minneapolis music scene? This week, Mike Michel sits down with Rob over drinks to answer these questions and more.

Recording Location: Dogwood Coffee Co, ‘Uptown' Minneapolis MN

 

GUEST LINKS:

Mike’s Website: www.mikemichelmusic.com/

Mike’s Music on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/mike-michel/id341855681

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May 15, 2018

INTERLUDE: I’ve always been curious about: Quotes (feat. Eric Pierson)

Eric Pierson is a television, film, voice and commercial actor who recently started showing his prowess in the directing world. He recently worked with the Green Bay Packers, voiced the latest Winfield United campaign, & did his first wire stunt but that said, he’s most notably known as THE FIRST RETURN GUEST ON THE PODCAST!

This week, Eric sits down with Rob over drinks to talk about their love of quotes and to share some of his recent favorites. 

Recording Location: Psycho Suzi’s Motor Lounge, Minneapolis MN          

 

GUEST LINKS:

Eric’s Website: http://www.iamericpierson.com/

Eric’s IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5152118/?ref_=fn_al_nm_2

Follow Eric On Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ericjon/

Listen To My First Interview With Eric: https://goo.gl/6ZfCwz

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THINGS MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:

-Moleskine Notebook, The interview that taught me to write things down, BJ Novak Interview, The Quote Book Eric gave me, Oak Meditation, Headspace

 

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May 8, 2018

Question 34 // Can artists manufacture emotion? (feat. Dan Smith)

Dan Smith is a producer, engineer, musician and songwriter. What does it mean to ‘deliver’ as a musician in a studio session? What is the arch of confidence in the creative journey? Can you be inspired by other artists without comparing yourself to them? This week, Dan sits downs over drinks with Rob to answer these questions and more. 

Recording Location:  Wirth Lake Dock, North Minneapolis         

GUEST LINKS:

Dan’s Band ‘Speakrs’: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/speakrs/930084532

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