Eric Krasno Plus One

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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.


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Adam Deitch
01:17:49

Episode 13 of Eric Krasno Plus One has Kraz talking to producer and drummer Adam Deitch. Adam is the drummer for Lettuce, he has performed with the Average White Band and John Scofield, and has produced multiple artists, including 50 Cent. They talk about Adam’s upbringing with parents who were accomplished musicians, and what happened when he went to play with the Average White Band at age 18. Adam tells Kraz what he learned from John Scofield and the two discuss what they’ve learned from each other. 


At the end of the episode, Kraz plays “The Last Suppit” by Lettuce.


Adam Deitch is an American record producer and drummer based in New York City. He is the drummer for the bands Lettuce and Break Science and has worked in the hip hop, funk, electro, pop, and jazz genres, and has collaborated with rapper Wax and soul/jazz singer Ledisi. He was nominated for the 2010 Grammy Award for Best R&B Album for writing and producing two songs on Ledisi's album Turn Me Loose as part of the Fyre Dept. production team. Deitch co-founded Royal Family Records and has worked with guitarist John Scofield and rapper 50 Cent.

 

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Jul 06, 2020
Questlove - Part 2
01:49:01

In episode 12 of Eric Krasno Plus One, Eric continues his conversation with Questlove, who joins Eric from his home in upstate New York. Ahmir Khalib Thompson aka “Questlove” hails from Philadelphia. He is a drummer, DJ, producer, culinary entrepreneur, designer, New York Times bestselling and James Beard Award-nominated author, and cofounder of Philadelphia’s most influential hip-hop group, the Roots. He is the musical director for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, where the Roots serve as the house band, and a four-time Grammy Award-winning musician. He is also an adjunct professor at the NYU Tisch School of the Arts.


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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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Jun 29, 2020
Questlove - Part 1
01:22:30

In episode 11 of Eric Krasno Plus One, Eric welcomes his friend Questlove, part one of a two part episode. Questlove joins Eric from his home in upstate New York to talk about learning to make beats on his computer during the lockdown, dealing with procrastination, and what he’s writing in his new book. Questlove recalls the time that Miles Davis appeared at his high school, what happened when he discovered Prince at the same time his parents discovered Christianity, and how The Roots got started. 


Ahmir Khalib Thompson aka “Questlove” hails from Philadelphia. He is a drummer, DJ, producer, culinary entrepreneur, designer, New York Times bestselling and James Beard Award-nominated author, and cofounder of Philadelphia’s most influential hip-hop group, the Roots. He is the musical director for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, where the Roots serve as the house band, and a four-time Grammy Award-winning musician. He is also an adjunct professor at the NYU Tisch School of the Arts.


At the end of the episode, you'll hear "Proceed," by The Roots, from the album Do You Want More?!!!??!


Upcoming Episodes of Plus One include part 2 of the conversation with Questlove, and future episodes feature with Phil Lesh, Ivan Neville and more. 


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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Jun 22, 2020
Derek Trucks
01:16:14

In episode 10 of Plus One, Kraz talks to guitarist and songwriter Derek Trucks, who he describes as the ‘greatest slide guitar player that’s ever lived’ about the early days of their friendship and the incredible musicians they’ve played with over the years.


They talk about how they’re managing through the pandemic, the time that Derek immersed himself in Indian music and how it influenced his playing, and what he took away from working with Eric Clapton.


At the end of the episode, Kraz plays “Sahib Teri Bandi/Maki Madni” from the Derek Trucks Band album Songlines.


Derek Trucks is a guitarist, songwriter, and founder of the Grammy Award-winning The Derek Trucks Band. In 2010, he formed the Tedeschi Trucks Band with his wife, blues singer/guitarist Susan Tedeschi. His musical style encompasses several genres and he has twice appeared on Rolling Stone's list of 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. He is the nephew of Butch Trucks, drummer for the Allman Brothers.


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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Jun 15, 2020
Alan Evans
01:23:24

In episode 9 of Plus One, Kraz talks with drummer and bandmate, fellow Soulive founding member, Alan Evans. Alan & Eric discuss the ongoing protests against police brutality & racism, the current political climate in the US, and related personal experiences. The two also spend some time diving into Alan's career and early memories of playing together in Soulive.


At the end of the episode, Eric plays the track "As Far As We Know" from Alan's project, Crushed Velvet & the Velveteers.


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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Jun 08, 2020
John Scofield
01:07:26

In episode 8 of Plus One, Kraz welcomes long-time friend and idol, guitar legend John Scofield. John talks about working with Miles Davis, Phil Lesh, and Medeski, Martin & Wood, hearing Jimi Hendrix’s “Fire” for the first time on his transistor radio, The Grateful Dead culture & legacy, and his experience of getting into Jazz.


At the end of the episode, we hear “Boozer” from John Scofield’s album, A Go Go. 


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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Jun 01, 2020
Mac Ayres
00:39:42

In this episode of Plus One, Eric sat down in his studio in LA with up and coming R&B artist Mac Ayres. Mac talks with Eric about how he started making music and his quickly growing, loyal fanbase. Mac shares how his songwriting has evolved since he first started making music, his first “aha” moment as a writer, and the experience of performing live on tour. 


At the end of the episode, Eric plays “Jumping Off The Moon,” an impromptu collaboration with Mac from the same day in the studio.


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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May 25, 2020
John Mayer
01:08:02

In this episode, Eric chats with singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer John Mayer. They discuss discovering new music, how the role of being a fan has changed, and the importance of writing a hit song. John talks about how his songwriting has changed has he's gotten older, the two get deep on guitar players like Jerry Garcia and Stevie Ray Vaughn, and John tells Kraz about that time he talked to Eric Clapton about The Dead. 


At the end of the episode, Eric plays “Inside Friend”, a collaboration between Mayer and Leon Bridges.


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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May 18, 2020
Emily King
00:59:28

This week, Kraz chats with pop-soul singer-songwriter Emily King. Emily talks about growing up in a musical family, going on the road with her jazz singer parents, and why hamburgers and french fries in the dressing room made her want to become a musician. The two also talk about mutual friend and producer Jeremy Most, and discuss what it’s like to be nominated for a Grammy.


The episode ends with “Look At Me Now”, a Grammy-nominated track from Emily’s 2019 album Scenery.


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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May 11, 2020
Chris Robinson
01:03:31

Eric's Plus One this week is Chris Robinson, frontman for The Black Crowes and the Chris Robinson Brotherhood. Chris tells Eric about growing up in Atlanta, forming The Black Crowes with his brother when they were teenagers, and how he ended up in the role of frontman. The two dig deep into their love of music, the artists who first influenced Chris, from Sam & Dave to REM, and how he finally got into The Grateful Dead. They talk about what he’s listening to now, and reflect on their mutual friend and guitarist for Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Neal Casal.


The episode ends with Rosalee, a track from the Chris Robinson Brotherhood’s 2012 album Big Moon Ritual.


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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May 04, 2020
Marcus King
00:40:48

Kraz chats with guitar prodigy Marcus King. The two friends discuss Marcus' upbringing by a musical father, their approaches to writing songs both in groups and by themselves, as well as Marcus' new album El Dorado.


This interview was recorded before the full extent of the impact COVID-19 would have on the live music industry and includes discussion about live which were planned for 2020.


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 27, 2020
Laura Lee (Khruangbin)
00:59:19

Eric's Plus One this week is Laura Lee, bassist for Khruangbin. They discuss how they are weathering the storm of COVID-19, how Khruangbin formed, Laura's newfound appreciation for Phish, and how Khruangbin's plans for 2020 have been altered.


Questions for Kraz? Email krazplusone@gmail.com and maybe your questions will be answered on an upcoming episode!


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 20, 2020
Series Premiere: Dave Matthews
01:16:12

Kraz talks with legendary jam folk icon Dave Matthews during the coronavirus pandemic. They talk about how they are getting by in these troubling times, their history together, streaming sites versus radio, and Neil Young.


Questions? Contact us at krazplusone@gmail.com and your question may be answered in a future episode!


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 20, 2020
Trailer
00:01:04

Welcome to Eric Krasno Plus One. This show will give you a front row seat to conversations betwee Grammy Award-winning guitarist Eric Krasno and the friends he's met in his 20 plus years as a touring musician. The first two episodes premiere on Monday, April 20, featuring Dave Matthews and Laura Lee of Khruangbin.


Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media—which helps deepen your connection to the music you love through podcasts and unique live music experiences.

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Apr 07, 2020