Eric Krasno Plus One
Eric Krasno Plus One
Osiris Media / Eric Krasno
Grammy Award-winning guitarist Eric Krasno invites you to be a fly on the wall for conversations with the friends he's met in his 20 plus years as a touring musician. Krasno’s engaged approach creates interviews that feel like a backstage peek at conversations between friends. Join us for Eric Krasno Plus One. Premieres April 20. Brought to you by Osiris Media.
Avery*Sunshine
On this week’s episode of Eric Krasno Plus One Kraz talks with singer and pianist Avery*Sunshine, who has dazzled the ears of listeners all over the world with her soulful voice and beaming stage presence since launching her musical career in 1993. After many years as a live act and a choir director, Avery*Sunshine has spoiled soul, R&B, and gospel listeners with three critically acclaimed and fan-adored albums since 2010. In this conversation, Kraz and Avery discuss accepting yourself as a singer, getting out of your own way in the songwriting process, her connection with the love of her life Dana Johnson, musical productivity amongst younger generations, and much more. Avery’s outlook on life perfectly embodies the “Sunshine” side of her name, and her voice radiates with enthusiasm throughout the conversation. Towards the end of the episode, she even brings Dana into the room to talk about digital tools that allow for musical “perfection,” and how it’s important to balance perks of the digital age with authentic, soul-inspired art. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Apr 12
1 hr 22 min
John Medeski
On this week’s episode of Eric Krasno Plus One, Kraz is joined by keyboard wizard John Medeski, who’s sensational playing with Medeski, Martin, & Wood has been a staple in the auditory diet of avid listeners for decades. One of the few true virtuosos of our time, Medeski has been dropping jaws and blowing minds ever since MMW formed in 1991. Outside of his wild musical manipulations of time in space with MMW, Medeski has also worked with Iggy Pop, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Trey Anastasio, Robert Randolph, and many more legendary artists. In this conversation, Kraz and Medeski dive right in and talk about a range of topics including playing with John Scofield, mimicking Hendrix on the organ, overcoming cluster headaches, and “the unexplainable” in improvisational music. Medeski shares with listeners the wisdom he’s learned from a lifetime of musicianship, and it is both refreshing and inspiring to hear his thoughtful approach to his craft. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Announcing The Guest List, a premium experience which gets you: - (2) bonus content episodes per month - Ad-free versions of all episodes - Access to an Ask Me Anything page, where you can submit questions and Eric will respond in bonus segments Sign up here: https://plusone.supercast.tech Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Apr 5
1 hr 23 min
Luther Dickinson
This week on Eric Krasno Plus One, Kraz is joined by guitarist and singer Luther Dickinson. As the son of legendary Memphis record producer Jim Dickinson, Luther has been musically nourished since his days in the cradle, and a lifetime of music has turned him into a top-notch slide player. He’s made a name for himself through his soulful playing in the North Mississippi Allstars, as well as through his work with mega-stars like The Black Crowes and Phil Lesh. In this conversation, Kraz and Dickinson talk growing up in a musical family, organically cultivating musical styles, a unique recording process that Dickinson used on his last record, and much more. Dickinson’s enthusiasm about music is infectious, and in this discussion he provides thoughtful commentary on his musical journey, while exuding a deep and genuine appreciation for the artists he’s worked with and been inspired by. Announcing The Guest List, a premium experience which gets you: - (2) bonus content episodes per month - Ad-free versions of all episodes - Access to an Ask Me Anything page, where you can submit questions and Eric will respond in bonus segments Sign up here: https://plusone.supercast.tech This podcast , a preis available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Mar 29
1 hr 37 min
Tash Neal
This week on Eric Krasno Plus One, Kraz is joined by one of his best friends and favorite musicians, guitarist and singer Tash Neal. Neal is one of the most prominent young guitarists out there, thanks to his soulful tone and dynamic attack. Pair his guitar skills with his deeply expressive voice, and you have one of the most thrilling acts in rock n’ roll. Raised by two world-class musicians, Neal was destined to become a musician himself and follow in his parents’ footsteps. Throughout his career he’s done exactly that, blazing his own unique trail by forming The London Souls, who seamlessly blended blues, soul, grunge, and other genres to create a rich, overdriven soundscape. This month, he released his debut solo album, Charge It to the Game, a gritty collection of upbeat tunes which he calls “a celebration of life and a celebration of getting over shit.” In this conversation, Kraz and Neal discuss Neal’s influences and early days as a musician, recording with Ethan Johns, recovering from the car accident that caused him to enter into a coma, and much more. Take a look inside of Neal’s vibrant musical imagination, and experience the genuine connection between two longtime friends on a brand new episode of Eric Krasno Plus One. To stay in the loop on exciting new updates for Eric Krasno Plus One, subscribe to the Osiris newsletter at Osirispod.com/newsletter This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Mar 22
1 hr 14 min
Blake Mills & Pino Palladino
This week on Eric Krasno Plus One, Kraz is joined by Blake Mills and Pino Palladino, who just released an album together titled Notes With Attachments. Their debut LP as a duo is excitingly unpredictable, colored with unique textures, and touches on rich soundscapes that are only accessible to the most dynamic musicians.   Palladino has gained widespread praise for his bass playing with legendary artists such as The Who, The John Mayer Trio, and Nine Inch Nails. When he paired with Mills, who has been hailed as one of the premier names of young guitarists by Derek Trucks and Eric Clapton, the duo was bound to achieve new musical heights.   In this conversation, Kraz, Palladino, and Mills dive into the intricate process of creating their latest album, detailed nuances of the production process, finding your voice as an artist, and much more. Kraz offers listeners deep insights into some of the most expansive minds in music, and this discussion with Mills and Paladino adds another edition to the growing list of can’t-miss episodes of Eric Krasno Plus One. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes!And check out the podcast Festival Circuit: New Orleans, a new series about the music of New Orleans and the jazz fest from Osiris Media.   Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Mar 15
1 hr 1 min
Jamie Kilstein
This week on Eric Krasno Plus One, Eric is joined by the multi-talented Jamie Kilstein to discuss his career as a comedian, writer, and musician. In addition to his work in these areas, Kilstein is also the host of two podcasts, A F*ckup’s Guide To Self-Help and Rear Naked Radio. In late 2020 he released a stand-up album “25 Percent Capacity,” and he’s been using the quarantine period to further explore and develop his art. In this expansive conversation, Kraz and Kilstein dive into Kilstein’s multifaceted artistic career, success overseas vs. in the U.S., being resilient as an artist in the face of adversity, and much more. Kilstein details the wild journey he’s had from being homeless to crying tears of joy onstage, and the way he has reached the heights he’s achieved is endearing and inspiring. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Mar 8
1 hr 38 min
Michael League
On this episode of Eric Krasno Plus One, Kraz talks with Snarky Puppy founder and bassist Michael League. League has led Snarky Puppy from an ambitious group of college musicians to become one of the most dynamic and proficient bands in the world. The group is so talented that during this interview, League lists himself as the “4th best bast player” in the band. Snarky Puppy’s daring fusion of an eclectic range of music has earned them three Grammy Awards over the last 8 years. In this conversation, Kraz and League go deep on the formation of Snarky Puppy, finding the pieces to make a great band, working with David Crosby, the Cory Henry “Lingus” solo, and much more. Though he’s only 36 years old, Michael League has lived a life of intense musical dedication, and in this episode he offers thoughtful insights on his musical journey thus far, and his outlook on his craft. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Mar 1
1 hr 40 min
Karl Denson
This week on Eric Krasno Plus One, Kraz talks with acclaimed saxophonist Karl Denson, who is best known for co-founding The Greyboy Allstars. He also founded Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, a relentlessly funky septet that has made their presence known in all corners of the music world with their dynamic touch and irresistible grooves. Denson also plays sax for The Rolling Stones, has played with Lenny Kravitz, Slightly Stoopid, and many other world-renowned artists. In this episode Kraz and Denson dive into a myriad of subjects including early influences, past performances together, playing with the Stones, the social climate in America, and much more. The two longtime friends have shared many joyous musical moments together, and their musical connection is blissfully apparent throughout the interview.There aren’t many musical minds like that of Karl Denson out there, and the wisdom that he has to share in this conversation adds to the growing list of can’t-miss episodes of Eric Krasno Plus One. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Feb 22
1 hr 34 min
Branford Marsalis
This week on Eric Krasno Plus One, Eric talks with world-renowned saxophonist Branford Marsalis. Marsalis is a one-of-a-kind musician with a profound understanding of his craft, and in this episode his connection with his art form is on full display. At an early age Marsalis’ talents were recognized by other musicians, and as a result he’s amassed a discography that extends far beyond his own name to include collaborations with fabled superstars such as Stevie Wonder, Miles Davis, Ornette Coleman, Dizzy Gillespie, Sting, and the Grateful Dead. Throughout the conversation, Marsalis’ pure and unmitigated approach to music is vividly apparent. When he shares earnest tales of his introduction to music in New Orleans as a child, it makes perfect sense that he was able to foster his elementary passion into an illustrious life of music. The evolution of Marsalis’ sound is fascinating, and he details the process of climbing to his peak in-full during this conversation. In this episode Marsalis and Kraz dive deep on Marsalis’ upbringing in a musical family, his career as a jazz musician, lessons learned from playing with legends like Art Blakey, and much more. Kraz continues to deliver can’t-miss conversations, and this is one of the show’s most genuine and endearing interviews yet. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Feb 15
1 hr 16 min
Christian McBride
This week on Eric Krasno Plus One, Eric talks with low-end legend Christian McBride. McBride has been a standout jazz bassist since the late 80’s, and has performed with a wild list of fellow superstars such as James Brown, Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny, Ray Brown, and Chick Corea. McBride is often praised for his ability to make swinging jazz bass lines sound funky, which they discuss in-depth in the conversation. In one of Kraz’s most intimate interviews to date, he and his longtime friend McBride discuss their jazz heroes, making the most out of constructive criticism, the importance of engaging the youth in jazz music, and much more. The bond between these two musicians shines throughout the whole interview, and tells you everything you need to know about one of music’s most undeniable powers- bringing people together. McBride’s well-rounded, inclusive approach to music is refreshing and honest, and when you hear him speak about his dearest passion it only makes sense that he’s had the resoundingly successful career that he’s had. Tune in to catch Kraz’s latest discussion with another unique and rich musical soul.  This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. Please leave us a rating or review on iTunes! Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group. 
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Feb 8
1 hr 21 min
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