Thinkin' & Drinkin'
Thinkin' & Drinkin'
Bart Allmand
Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ Podcast, hosted by songwriter, musician and label executive Bart Allmand, is geared towards giving listeners an insider’s take on Nashville’s music industry. Each episode dives deeper with songwriters and musicians who talk about their lives, careers and help to navigate the world of the music industry. Grab a cold drink and enjoy the conversation. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
The Noreaster...with Clint Lagerberg
This week we catch a glimpse into the life of Clint Lagerberg, where he highlights stories of his music career and lessons he has learned in hindsight. Listen in as he shares how he gets creative when writing songs, geeks out with production, and find out what it means to sing with your hands!  In this episode, you’ll hearBart & Clint discussed how he went from a Contemporary Christian songwriter to a Country songwriterThey spoke about some of Clint’s strengths & weaknesses as a writer, producer, and guitar playerFor the full show notes visit http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/the-noreaster See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Nov 25
1 hr 15 min
Prince of the Road with Dean Miller
Dean Miller joins Bart this week on Thinkin’ & Drinkin’. Dean shares how he forged his way in the music business without the help of his dad, Roger Miller, a Country Music Icon. In this episode, you’ll hearBart learns about how much acting that Dean Miller did in Los Angeles before he moved to NashvilleDean wasn’t trying to be an artist when he came to Nashville, he was coming to be a songwriter and his dad (Country Music Icon Roger Miller) out of love said he wasn’t going to help and he’d have to make it on his own.For the full show notes visit http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/prince-of-the-road See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Nov 18
1 hr 6 min
Veteran’s Day Giving Back Through Operation Song with Bob Regan
It’s Giving Month! This week on Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ we are re-airing Bart's talk with Bob Regan, Hall of Fame songwriter and founder of Operation Song. Operation Song is a non-profit whose mission is to empower veterans, active-duty military, and their families to tell their stories through the process of songwriting. Tune in to this episode to learn more about Bob, the work he is doing through Operation Song and how you can support this charity. In this episode, you’ll hearBart & Bob’s playing USO ToursWhy a Cali Hippie started Operation SongThe mission and impact behind Operation SongFor the full show notes visit >> http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/bobregan Check out Operation Song >> http://www.operationsong.org  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Nov 11
55 min
A Tribute to Eddie Van Halen With Ryan Cook, Paul Sidoti, Dave Rude and Mike Hickey
Has a popular icon ever made an influence in your life one way or another? Chances are one has. This week's episode of Thinkin’ & Drinkin is a special one. Bart talks with Ryan Cook, Paul Sidoti, Dave Rude and Mike Hickey about what an influence Eddie Van Halen was on all of their lives. Tune in to hear this wonderful tribute to Eddie Van Helen.   In this episode, you’ll hearBart speaks with his guitar friends about the influence that Eddie Van Halen had over their livesHave a question you would like answered on a Shorty Show? Head over to our INSTAGRAM to submit it! For the full show notes visit >> http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/atributetoeddievanhalen  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Nov 4
1 hr 43 min
Favorite Halloween Songs & Movies with Amy Allmand
This weeks episode of Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ is all about Halloween! With only 3 days left until the spooky holiday, Bart and Amy talk about their favorite Halloween movies and songs! Tune in to hear if one of their favorites is also one of yours! In this episode, you’ll hearBart & Amy discuss their favorite Halloween songsBart & Amy discuss their favorite Halloween movieFor the full show notes visit >> http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/halloweensongsmovies  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Oct 28
14 min
Houbilly with Houston Phillips
On this episode of Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ Bart talks with Houston Phillips. Starting by selling merch, to becoming a tour manager for Tyler Farr, to now being a talented songwriter; Houston has been through it all to get to where he is today. You don’t want to miss out on hearing the interesting stories of the life of Houston Phillips. In this episode, you’ll hearHow a kid from Cleveland, Tennessee ended up at Belmont, then spent 6 years as Tyler Farr’s tour manager.How Houston transitioned from a merch guy, to tour manager to a songwriter.  For the full show notes visit >> http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/houstonphillips See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Oct 21
48 min
The Kansas Twister with Jenn Schott
To say that music is in Jenn Schott's blood is an understatement.  From sitting at the feet of musicians in her family, to writing songs that have been recorded by the likes of Tim McGraw and Lonestar (to only name a few), Jenn Schott has LIVED music. Listen in as Bart and Jenn talk about her colorful life as a songwriter and an advocate for the rights of songwriters everywhere.  You will see a whole new dimension to the music scene! In this episode, you’ll hearJenn talk about how her musical family influenced her songwriting careerWhat it was like for Jenn to go to Washington D.C. to fight on behalf of songwriter’s rights to be paid fairly with the Songwriter Equity ActFor the full show notes visit >> http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/jennschott See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Oct 14
49 min
360 Mark with Mark Gray
On this week's episode of Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ Bart talks with Mark Gray. Mark and Bart first met at a Florida Georgia Line show in Texas. Bart says he's never seen anyone with so much passion and drive for the music business as mark, and he does it all with a smile on his face. You do not want to miss this episode!In this episode, you’ll hearMark was the first person who really welcomed me in the FGL camp from Republic.He also was of the few people who wanted to learn more about all sides of the music industry (marketing, label, management, talent, touring, etc..)For the full show notes visit >> http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/markgray See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Oct 7
1 hr
The Sweetest Tennessee Goo Goo with Tammy Ragusa
This week's episode of Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ is with country music public relations specialist Tammy Ragusa. Bart and co-host Amy Allmand talk with Tammy about her journey to working in the music industry and so much more! Tune in to hear the wonderful conversation and the stories that come along with it!In this episode, you’ll hearBart & Amy talk to Tammy about how she got her start in the Music Industry, working in Public RelationsTammy discusses her approach to interviewing artists and how she’s always got their backs.For the full show notes visit >> http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/tammyragusa See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Sep 30
1 hr 4 min
Tracker with Troy ‘Tracker’ Johnson
In this week's episode of Thinkin’ & Drinkin’ Bart talks with Troy Johnson. Troy shares his story of how he became a tour manager and how his life has changed since then now being a Day To Day manager. He’s worked with many talented acts such as: Roger Creager, Chris Young, Eli Young Band, Florida Georgia Line, and so much more! Tune in to hear the journey of Troy Johnson!In this episode, you’ll hearHow Tracker became a tour manager working with Texas acts like Roger Creager, Chris Young, Eli Young Band to working with Florida Georgia Line and what he brought to the table as a tour manager.Tracker talks about how his life has changed from a tour manager to a Day To Day manager, helping to develop acts.  For the full show notes visit >> http://www.thinkinanddrinkin.com/podcast/troyjohnson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Sep 23
1 hr
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