Category Archives: In The Pocket

Hooters drummer David Uosikkinen loves talking about music almost as much as he loves making it. From MTV-era super-stardom to his ongoing gig as band leader of the all-star ensemble In the Pocket, he’s got plenty of stories to share. Join him and longtime Philadelphia-area entertainment writer Andy Vineberg for in-depth conversations with some of Philly’s finest musicians, as well as some nationally known acts. If you love hearing the stories behind the songs from the people who lived them (with an occasional side dish of sports and pop culture talk), this is the show for you.

In The Pocket – Episode 28 – Pete Donnelly

Pete Donnelly (the Figgs, NRBQ, the Candy Butchers) shares the stories behind some of his songs (including an infamous night of teen debauchery), talks about his years working with Graham Parker, and performs a pair of songs live.

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In The Pocket – Episode 27 – Rich Redmond

Acclaimed drummer Rich Redmond, who plays with Jason Aldean and has performed with countless other big names, talks with David and Andy about his eventful career, his heroes, and the first time he saw the Hooters live....
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In The Pocket – Episode 26 – Kenn Kweder

Philly music lifer Kenn Kweder talks about his outrageous early days with the Secret Kidds and performs covers by Billy Paul, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash and Taylor Swift on the latest “David Uossikinen In the Pocket” podcast....
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