Podcast

Welcome to the Eastside Confectionery Records podcast. Each month Eastside Confectionery Records artists gather to talk about music and songs and the artists create them.

Episode 012 – This month’s episode celebrates those old Christmas classics that we know and love (and a few modern rockers), and a few odds and ends and curiosities! We close the session with “Home For Christmas” an original recording from Eric’s old band Shattervox!

As always we include a Spotify playlist containing all songs we’ve discussed during the show! Be sure to give it a spin!

Episode 011 – ‘Deep Album Cuts’ -This month’s episode celebrates those deep album cuts that ‘some of us’ know and love … should we keep them ourselves? Or should we share these gems with the world? I think you know the answer!

Episode 010 – ‘Andrew Barker + Album Covers’ This month’s episode celebrates the upcoming release of ‘Gunslinger’ by Andrew James Barker. It’s an exciting project comprising instrumentals inspired by characters and places from the Stephen King novel of the same name. The album and release party will also feature original artwork by Andrew Barker, which leads us to a discussion about album art.

Episode 009 – ‘Welcome iSpy’ – We welcome gypsy jazz quintet iSpy to Eastside Confectionery Records and discuss and celebrate their new EP release: “The Art of You”. The podcast finishes with an intimate performance by iSpy!

Episode 008 – ‘Welcome Sin City Boys’ We welcome The Sin City Boys to Eastside Confectionery Records and discuss and celebrate their 25th anniversary on their rock n’ roll journey! The podcast finishes with an intimate performance by lead singer Kevin Jollimore and lead guitarist Gerard Popma.

Episode 007 – ‘Final Cuts’ In this episode we revisit the concept of song order and placement on albums, our first episode discussed ‘first cuts’ so now we go to the end of the album and check out the closers! We cap off the show with an intimate performance by Eric Brombacher.

 Episode 006 – ‘Dark Horses’ In this episode we talk about our favourite ‘dark horse’ songs, albums and artists! We close out the show with an intimate performance by Andrew James Barker.

Episode 005 – ‘Eastside Happenings’ – this month’s episode focuses on some of the exciting things happening at Eastside Confectionery Records. We’ve got new projects and special events in the works for Craig Robertson, Jason Kenemy, Eric & The Soo, Andrew James Barker and Jerry Leger. Tune in and listen to the podcast to learn more!

Episode 004 – ‘Riffs & Licks’ celebrates our favourite riffs and licks in songs we’ve written, songs we’ve played, and songs we’ve loved. We close out the show with an intimate performance by Craig Robertson.

Episode 003 – ‘Solos & Instrumentals’ celebrates our favourite solos and instrumental breaks in songs we’ve written, songs we’ve played, and songs we’ve loved. We also welcome brand new ‘Eastside’ artist, Jason Kenemy!
Episode 002 – ‘Songs of Love & Beauty’ celebrates Valentine’s Day with a look at our favourite love songs including songs we’ve written and songs that have inspired us! Included here is a Spotify Playlist featuring all of the music discussed on the show.