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Episode 119 with Wig Wam’s Age Nilsen

Wig Wam's Age Nilsen on The Music Universe Podcast

Band has gone viral due to Peacemaker theme Wig Wam’s music sounds straight out of the 1980s glam metal scene. However, the Norwegian band was formed in 2001 and has been largely been unknown to American audiences until recently when its…

Episode 118 with The Temptations

The Temptations on The Music Universe Podcast

The band joins us from their Los Angeles studio The Grammy Award-winning Temptations are celebrating their 60th anniversary with a yearlong celebration that includes the release of their long-awaited Temptations 60 album. The new 12 song project consists of nearly…

Episode 117 – Remembering Ralph Emery

Remembering Ralph Emery

Emery was a country music broadcasting legend Last week, Country Music Hall of Fame broadcaster Ralph Emery passed away at the age of 88. Emery was known as “the Dick Clark of country music” and “the Johnny Carson of cable…

Episode 116 – Ticketmaster

The Music Universe Podcast - Episode 116

We talk Ticketmaster practices In this guestless episode, our first of the new year, Buddy Iahn and Matt Bailey discuss the practices of purchasing concert tickets through Ticketmaster. We often get comped to report shows, but we also buy our…

Episode 114 with Manuel Cuevas

Manuel Cuevas on The Music Universe Podcast

Manuel chats with Matt Bailey Designer Manuel Cuevas is so synonymous with combining fashion and music that he’s mostly known by his first name. Manuel was responsible for making Johnny Cash the Man in Black, crafting Elvis’ signature gold lamé…

Episode 113 with Styx’s Lawrence Gowan

Lawrence Gowan on The Music Universe Podcast

Gowan talks about the band’s newest music Over the summer, Styx released its first new album in four years, Crash of the Crown. The legendary band also released a Record Store Day exclusive EP as well this year. The music…

Episode 112 with Sam Grow

Sam Grow on The Music Universe Podcast

Grow recently released a new album Sam Grow is one of country’s new voices that everyone is buzzing about. Before his new album, This Town, was released in September, he had earned more than 55 million streams on the tracks.…

Episode 111 with Rhonda Vincent in Branson

Rhonda Vincent in Branson on The Music Universe Podcast

Matt Bailey interviews the Queen of Bluegrass backstage The Queen of Bluegrass, Rhonda Vincent, returns to the show, but this time, it’s an in person interview in Branson. Vincent is set to perform six Christmas shows at Branson’s Mansion Theatre…

Episode 110 with Jeff Carson

Jeff Carson on The Music Universe Podcast

Carson returns after a 20 year hiatus Jeff Carson transports fans back to the early 2000s with his classic country sound for his current single “God Save The World.” This single is more relevant now than ever, igniting hope for…

Episode 109 with John Schneider

John Schneider on The Music Universe Podcast

Schneider co-stars with Reba McEntire in Lifetime Christmas movie Christmas is underway and Lifetime is celebrating with 35 original movies for It’s A Wonderful Lifetime in 2021. Among those is Reba McEntire’s Christmas in Tune, premiering on Friday, November 26th…

Episode 108 – Branson, MO

Branson, MO

Matt is in town for a special project Branson, Missouri was once a mecca for world-famous live entertainment. Nestled away in the beautiful rugged Ozarks in Southwest Missouri, it once attracted millions of visitors each year with shows covering every…