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 32 – Joey DiTullio

Talented and charismatic young rock ‘n’  roll singer/guitarist Joey DiTullio joins David and Andy to talk about his music, his hair, and why he used to practice guitar in the dark. He also performs his version of the Stories’ No. 1 hit “Brother Louie.”

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In The Pocket – Episode 31 – Fred Berman

Veteran Philly drummer Fred Berman shares stories about opening for the Village People, talks about some of the many people he’s played with through the years and swaps memories with his longtime friend David Uosikkinen.

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In The Pocket – Episode 30 – Skip Denenberg

David and Andy celebrate baseball Opening Day with a visit from folksinger Skip Denenberg, songwriter for the Philadelphia Phillies. Skip performs his songs about Tug McGraw, Harry Kalas and the Phillie Phanatic and writes and plays a new song about Bryce Harper on the spot.

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