5 Songs with Steve LaRosa

Steve LaRosa at the podium Steve LaRosa is a lifelong music lover. As a long time television producer and reporter, he lucked out on his first piece for TV by landing an interview with Carlos Santana.

5 Songs with Jon Rubin

Jon 3 Jon Rubin is the lead singer of the power pop group The Rubinoos. He explores the thread between Sheb Wooley, Elvis Costello, and Wilson Pickett.  

5 Songs with Mike Lidskin

MikeInStudio1 Mike Lidskin is a DJ on KUBU radio in Sacramento and creator of Twirl Radio. When it came down to the Beatles vs the Stones, he chose the Who!

5 Songs with Sal Valentino

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Sal Valentino is best known as the lead singer of The Beau Brummels. He sang such hits as “Laugh, Laugh” and “Just A Little”. A native of San Francisco, Sal now lives in Sacramento.

5 Songs 2015

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Hi All,  Jack is writing a new play called 5 Songs which he will be performing at the B Street Theatre in Sacramento in January and February of 2015. 5 Songs (the podcast) will also be returning with more interviews starting in January. Stay Tuned!

5 Songs with Dave Seabury

Dave S pic 1 Dave Seabury is a rock and roll musician/sculptor/painter/photographer who supports his art habit by serving as the Waste Reduction Coordinator (fancy title for federally funded dumpster diver) at the Presidio Trust in San Francisco. A lifelong Bay Area Resident, he currently performs on various instruments with the likes of Psycotic Pineapple, The Chuckleberries, The RaveUps, Dick Bright’s SRO, The Poontang Wranglers, The Presidiots, The Rock and Roll Adventure Kids, The Feztones, and possibly some other bands.

5 Songs with Bob Sarlatte

bob_host1 Bob Sarlatte is a comedian (as seen many times on The David Letterman Show), actor (Star Trek IV, EdTV, Flubber) singer (with Butch Whacks and The Glass Packs), and the field announcer for the San Francisco 49ers.

5 Songs with Michael Patrick Moore

MPM pic crop Michael Patrick Moore is a San Francisco area native having grown up on the Peninsula and in The City. Michael is a drummer and vocalist and has worked as a professional musician since 1966. Although he has worked with a variety of bands and has played every kind of music imaginable, Michael is probably best known as drummer and vocalist for the San Francisco Bay Area legends, Butch Whacks and the Glass Packs.

5 Songs with Tom Donald

TomDonald pic Tom Donald grew up in a musical home in Connecticut, and in his teenage years began to play an old guitar his sister had abandoned. Moving to San Francisco in his early twenties, Tom played guitar, bass and keyboards in various groups while concentrating on writing and producing songs.
For a second act, Tom worked as an ad exec and filmmaker for 30 years. Recently, Tom has returned to his roots and currently writes songs and produces records for a variety of artists.

5 Songs with Al Chan

Al and Mojo Al Chan is a seasoned musician who has been the bass player and vocalist with power pop band The Rubinoos for over 30 years.
He is an avid classic monster and sci-fi movie nerd with a huge memorabilia collection.
Al also has an incredible knowledge of rock n’ roll history and trivia.


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