In The Pocket with David Uosikkinen

In the Pocket Podcast with David Uosikkinen of The Hooters

In the Pocket Podcast with David Uosikkinen of The Hooters

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.

 

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  • In The Pocket – Episode 11
    by admin on November 16, 2018 at 7:57 PM

    Legendary Philly guitarist and bandleader Tommy Conwell takes an entertaining look back at his eventful career, including his short-lived meeting with his favorite band of all time and stories of his great “lost” album. He also performs a new song in its entirety. The post In The Pocket – Episode 11 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 10
    by admin on November 8, 2018 at 7:23 PM

    To mark the 10th episode of the “David Uosikkinen In the Pocket” podcast, David picks his 10 all-time favorite (and two least favorite) Hooters songs, plus fans of the band weigh in with their choices. The post In The Pocket – Episode 10 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 09
    by admin on November 1, 2018 at 8:00 PM

    Trenton native Lon Van Eaton and his brother  Derrek spent the early 70s signed to Apple Records, playing with George Harrison, Ringo Starr and other music legends. He shares his memories from those magical days. The post In The Pocket – Episode 09 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 08
    by admin on October 25, 2018 at 8:51 PM

    Randy “Now” Ellis, the music promoter who brought a long list of legendary bands to Trenton’s famous City Gardens in the ‘80s and ‘90s, shares firsthand stories from a lifetime in rock ‘n’ roll. The post In The Pocket – Episode 08 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 07
    by admin on October 18, 2018 at 5:18 PM

    ZouZou Mansour, powerhouse lead vocalist of the Philly rock band Soraia, joins David Uosikkinen and Andy Vineberg to talk about an eventful career that includes working closely with Jon Bon Jovi and Little Steven. The post In The Pocket – Episode 07 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 06
    by admin on October 11, 2018 at 6:33 PM

    TJ Tindall was a legendary Philadelphia session guitarist who played on dozens of hit records. His widow, actress/comedian Anita Wise, shares stories about his remarkable life and career. The post In The Pocket – Episode 06 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 05
    by admin on October 4, 2018 at 5:47 PM

    Veteran South Jersey singer-songwriter Steve Butler of the bands Smash Palace and Quincy shares stories from five decades in music, including a one-sided legal showdown with Quincy Jones, an indirect run-in with Tom Petty, and the tragic loss of an early bandmate. He also performs a medley of songs on guitar. The post In The Pocket – Episode 05 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 04
    by admin on September 27, 2018 at 4:45 PM

    Richard Bush, charismatic frontman of the A’s and the Peace Creeps, joins David Uosikkinen and Andy Vineberg to talk about his long and eventful career in rock ‘n’ roll. The post In The Pocket – Episode 04 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 03
    by admin on September 20, 2018 at 6:37 PM

    Veteran bassist Kenny Aaronson shares stories from five decades in rock ‘n’ roll, including touring with Bob Dylan, auditioning for The Rolling Stones, playing on a No. 1 hit and performing with a long list of legendary artists. The post In The Pocket – Episode 03 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 02
    by admin on September 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM

    Legendary Philadelphia vocalist Charlie Ingui of the Soul Survivors joins David Uosikkinen and Andy Vineberg to talk about the top 5 smash “Expressway to Your Heart” and other highlights from five-plus decades in music, including recording with Duane Allman and touring with Buffalo Springfield. The post In The Pocket – Episode 02 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]

  • In The Pocket – Episode 01
    by admin on September 6, 2018 at 5:22 PM

    On the premiere episode of "David Uosikkinen's In the Pocket," the Hooters drummer talks with veteran writer Andy Vineberg about his long musical journey, from his days playing the Levittown bars to his band's multi-platinum success (and bad fashion) in the '80s to his battle with addiction. The post In The Pocket – Episode 01 appeared first on Wildfire Radio. […]