Brett Harris In Conversation Interview Posted on PodOmatic Podcast Page… Plus, Brett Live!

brett harris 2My in-depth interview with singer-songwriter Brett Harris is now available for listening and downloading from Pure Pop Radio: In Conversation’s PodOmatic podcast page.

PrintBrett’s new album, Up in the Air, is a fantastic collection of wonderfully realized pop songs. We’ve been playing Brett on Pure Pop Radio for awhile; I’m happy to have him in the interviewee’s seat.

Up in the Air is an album you’ll want to be playing in your home and on the go. This is nothing less than a terrific collection of 10 wonderful pop songs delivered with skill and heart.

brett harris guitar 2tree hourse lounge 1Brett played songs from Up in the Air and across his catalog during his wonderful set performed this past Friday night, February 26, at Washington, D.C.’s Tree House Lounge. A converted row house only a hop, skip and a short jump from local eatery Sicilian Pizza, Tree House’s stage is situated on the second floor. The venue is notable for its policy of setting sound levels based on the vocalist’s volume. This is the first time in recent memory I can remember being able to make out every word being sung. Hats off to the Lounge.

brett harris guitar 2brett harris guitar 4As you can see from the photos, Brett is completely invested in his songs, all of which were delivered with strong conviction. Accompanied by his deft acoustic guitar playing, he sang his heart out. My wife and I were tremendously affected by his performance.

Artists and music fans alike will tell you that it is important to get out of the house and go see and hear music performed. I second that emotion; there is nothing like seeing a performer, fully invested in their songs, connect with people. Brett is a very special performer, surely going places as he makes his mark on tour and on record. Don’t miss Brett’s new album, Up in the Air, releasing this Friday, March 4, listen to and/or download my interview with him, and check his website for his upcoming live dates.

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Alan Haber and Brett Harris

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Daily Planet ace photog Janet Haber and Alan Haber

(Photos of Brett Harris performing at the Tree House Lounge, and of Brett and me, were lensed by ace Daily Planet senior photographer, photojournalist and Pure Pop Radio Station Manager Janet Haber.)

Pure Pop Radio: In Conversation, the premiere melodic pop interview program hosted by Alan Haber, airs Tuesday nights at 8 pm ET (5 pm PT) and repeats on Sunday afternoons at 5 pm ET (2 pm PT). Archived, podcast versions of interviews are posted on the In Conversation PodOmatic podcast page; click here to listen to nearly 60 shows previously broadcast on Pure Pop Radio.

alan-micAlan Haber’s Pure Pop Radio is the original 24-hour Internet radio station playing the greatest melodic pop music from the ’60s to today. From the Beatles to the Spongetones, the Nines, Kurt Baker, the Connection and the New Trocaderos, we play the hits and a whole lot more. Tune in by clicking on one of the listen links below. (And dig our new, coolness-adorned logo from musician Jamie Grant (McPherson/Grant)!)

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Our New Specialty Show, Two Music Geeks, is Rockin’ the House on Our Podcast Page…Go Get It!

(l to r) Alan and Scott

(l to r) Alan and Scott

The most successful specialty show ever aired on Pure Pop Radio, Two Music Geeks is now rockin’ the house on our PodOMatic podcast page. The very first episode, aired on Earth Day, April 22, is now available for listening and/or downloading. And we’ve provided a handy Spotify playlist with direct links to all but two of the songs played during the show (sadly, they weren’t available).

On Two Music Geeks, our own Alan Haber and Minnesota radio veteran Scott W. McKinney play their favorite pop songs and talk about them, throwing around a whole lot of trivia, facts and figures, and the kind of cool stuff you’d expect from twin sons of different mothers who share a lifetime of music between them–200 years, in fact!

Scott W. McKinney: From live and local radio to the world over. Welcome, Scott, to Pure Pop Radio!

Scott W. McKinney: From live and local radio to the world over. Welcome, Scott, to Pure Pop Radio!

Pure Pop Radio's Alan Haber: A hundred years of music knowledge put to good use!

Pure Pop Radio’s Alan Haber: A hundred years of music knowledge put to good use!

Go get it, then! By the way, the second edition of Two Music Geeks airs on May 13 at 9 pm ET. Don’t miss it! Enjoy show number one if you haven’t heard it, and enjoy it again if you have. Very cool!

 

Click on the image to listen to Alan Haber's Pure Pop Radio through players like iTunes

Click on the image to listen to Alan Haber’s Pure Pop Radio through players like iTunes

Listen to Two Music Geeks on Pure Pop Radio: In Conversation on PodOMatic!

Listen to Two Music Geeks on Pure Pop Radio: In Conversation on PodOMatic!