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Backstage With Mothership

You may have seen her at concerts jamming out beside you, but there is so much more to this music fanatic. She is a mother to many bands, taking care of their on the road needs. She is the co-founder of The Grizzly Awards and on the booking team for the CVJM Loud and Proud Festival in Betzdorf, Germany.Live show every Monday at 8 PM EST on Podcast posted after the show but can take up to 24 hours to show on your favorite platform. Due to licensing music has been edited out, make sure to listen live every Monday for the full show!


Brotality Band
The young bothers, Bryce and Reece of Brotality along with drummer John have just finished up the highly successful “This Tour Will End You” National Tour. If you have not heard of them yet, you need to because they will not be going anywhere, anytime soon.Support the show
29:57 09/13/2022
Aaron Michaels
Aaron Michaels, of Broadhead Music Group,  has been on the charts with the new song “Trust” and has more music on the way. Aaron’s testimony of faith and breaking free from addiction is a driving force in his ministry.Support the show
27:51 08/30/2022
Asche Relesser
Asche Relesser began his label AD Windblown Media Records for his own projects, Relesser and Autumn’s Descent, but God had something else in mind. You will want to find out more on Backstage With Mothership.Support the show
30:59 08/23/2022
Bayless on Backstage With Mothership
I was able to track down the entire Bayless band to talk about their videos and new release Searchlights. We explore their music backgrounds and more.Support the show
29:34 08/16/2022
Les Carlsen of Bloodgood
Les Carlsen of Bloodgood is launching a new solo project.  This interview was recorded a few days before the passing of Michael the founder of Bloodgood. We decided to leave the interview as it was with a message at the end of the call from Les that was recorded a few days later.Support the show
29:54 08/09/2022
Matt Moore Music on Backstage With Mothership
Matt Moore joins me on Backstage With Mothership to talk about the new EP and what it’s like doing music as an independent artist. It’s a great chance to learn more about Matt and his ministry.Support the show
31:12 08/02/2022
Kevin Young of Disciple
Kevin Young of Disciple is my guest this week on Backstage With Mothership. We talk about Disciple’s mission and backstory but also about the new album and their project Honor and Glory.Support the show
32:45 07/26/2022
Isaac Moreno of Kingdom Come Studios
Isaac Moreno helps artists, bands, & churches, with their audio needs. Services he offers are sound seminars, system calibration, training, recording, mixing, & mastering. He’s worked for major & independent labels & movie studios like Marvel, Disney, and Dreamworks. He just finished a tour with GFM and has some fascinating stories on what he does behind the scenes.Support the show
27:42 07/19/2022
Becoming the Archetype is Back
After a decade long hiatus, Becoming the Archetype has dropped a single with a video in anticipation of a new album. The band and I got on a call and we had a great time reminicing about the beginnings of the band and talking about the upcoming music and what is next for BTA. “Children of the Great Extinction” will be released on August 26, 2022Support the show
36:52 07/12/2022
Rusty Shipp Talks With Mothership
Rusty Shipp and drummer, AJ Newton give us a run down of their new album The Dark Side of the Ocean, their upcoming single, “What’s Kraken?,” and the success of their first single and video from the album “Bottom of the Barrel.”Support the show
30:20 06/28/2022
Chaotic Resemblance, New Album and More
Chaotic Resemblance just released a new album call Nazarites. They talked with me about that and more from the parking lot of a Home Depot while on tour. Check out the new music and the interview.Support the show
30:48 06/21/2022
Tommy Green of Holy Name/Run Against Traffic
I talk this week with Tommy Green about his new project Holy Name, the story behind his band Sleeping Giant, and his newest ministry. Run Against Traffic is a Non-Profit that utilizes the transformational power of Running to Rescue and Restore the Victims of Human Trafficking.Support the show
30:11 06/14/2022
GFM Drops by Backstage With Mothership To Talk About the New EP
At the end of the Fozzy Tour the GFM crew popped by the house for dinner and an interview to talk about the tour, the new EP, and the label change. It’s a little different to have us all in the same room recording an interview. There was lots of giggling and we had a wonderful time. I invite you to listen in on the conversation.Support the show
29:38 06/07/2022
They’re back! James Mead of Kutless on Backstage With Mothership
James Mead joins me on Backstage With Mothership this week and fills us in on the exciting news of Kutless’ upcoming new music and their fresh vision. When he is not writing or playing music, James is the West coast regional representative for Eastern European Mission (EEM) a Bible distribution ministry. We talk about the role he plays in getting the Word of God into Eastern Europe and how the war in Ukraine has affected that mission.Support the show
30:41 05/24/2022
Spoken Live from the Road
A BWM show first, I recorded Monday’s interview in my van with Matt Baird and JR Bareis of Spoken in Port Saint Joe, Florida. Hear JR’s story of wearing a kimono during their set and climbing up a lighthouse at the end of the show. We had a little too much fun with this one. Be ready to laugh.Support the show
30:37 05/17/2022
TJ Harris of Decyfer Down on Backstage With Mothership
My guest this week is TJ Harris of Decyfer Down who is on the Death by Admiration Tour right now with Seventh Day Slumber, Spoken, and Amongst the Giants. Just before he left we chatted on the phone about the tour, new music, merch, and had a great time catching up with each other. Support the show
28:37 05/10/2022
Amongst the Giants on Backstage With Mothership
My guests this week are Marco Pera and Brian Boyd of Amongst the Giants. We talk about the Death by Admiration Tour they are on and the new release Black Box.Support the show
28:47 05/04/2022
Egypt Speaks on Backstage With Mothership
Egypt Speaks is a dynamic poet, emcee, speaker, and author. She is my guest on Backstage With Mothership this week.Support the show (
41:54 04/26/2022
Joseph Rojas of Seventh Day talks Death by Admiration Tour and More!
Joseph Rojas of Seventh Day Slumber and founder/owner of Rockfest Records joins me this week on Backstage With Mothership.  The band won the Grizzly Award for rock song of the year with “What I’ve Become.” Their new Death by Admiration Tour is about to kick off with over a dozen shows with Decyfer Down, Spoken, and Amongst the Giants.Support the show (
31:07 04/19/2022
Ignescent on Backstage With Mothership
Female fronted and from Chicago, Illinois, Ignescent is a rock band founded by Jennifer Benson. Ignescent’s music is a great mixture of rock and pop with a great message. Their EP “Ascension”  produced by Cameron Pierce Mizell and music video for “Remnant” are out now! The band tours as ambassadors for Holt International.Support the show (
25:48 03/29/2022
Behold the Beloved on Backstage With Mothership
Sean Green and Sheldon Stauffer are my guests from the band Behold the Beloved. This is your chance to learn more about the 5 member Contemporary Christian Rock band from Manheim, PA. Their new album “No Surrender” is available now!“Our main focus is to be the encourage-rs as well as help further His kingdom through music.Behold the Beloved desires also to bring glory and honor to The One who deserves all. Jesus Christ.”Support the show (
27:43 03/22/2022
Noah Henson of Pillar on Backstage With Mothership
On Monday’s show, find out how Noah joined Pillar, stories from the road, and some very interesting news that fans won’t want to miss.Tune in Monday night March 14th for the show at 8 PM EST and then again Tuesday Morning at 4 AM EST. We will have the interview up on the archive page and on podcasts including Spotify soon after the show airs.   My show page can be found here: Backstage With Mothership.Support the show (
37:37 03/15/2022
Set For the Fall on Backstage With Mothership
This week I catch up with my friends Set For the Fall and find out what they have happening and get to know more about them. There is serious talk and fun stories, so don’t miss it!Support the show (
30:28 03/08/2022
Stonewall Static Talks With Mothership About Pedestrian Vibe Album
Texas based Stonewall Static brings an energetic show with an encouraging message of the hope in Christ. If you don’t know about them yet, this is your chance to hear their music and get to know them. If you are a fan already, you will want to get updates on the new album and upcoming touring.Support the show (
26:46 03/01/2022
Colton Reed With Buried Above’s Self Titled Album
In our call this week Colton Reed, of the band Buried Above, tells us about the self titled album that dropped on December 17, 2021. Heavily influenced by popular faith based bands, Colton reached out to some heavy hitters in Christian rock to help write an collaborate on this project.Support the show (
22:12 02/15/2022
Backstage With Fallstar’s Chris Ratzlaff
Chris Ratzlaff runs down song by song of the new Fallstar album Sunbreather. He has some sound advice and perspective on the music industry that up and coming artists might find not only interesting, but helpful in giving a fresh take on how to view releasing music.Support the show (
29:24 02/08/2022
John Cooper of Skillet on Backstage With Mothership
John Cooper of Skillet hopped on a call with me to chat about a few things as well as tell our Solid Rock Radio listeners about their new album Dominion that released on January 14th. It’s a show you don’t want to miss. And don’t forget to check out John’s book Awake and Alive to Truth at johnlcooper.comSupport the show
32:09 02/01/2022
The Breakdown of the New Love Like Gravity Album
Love Like Gravity is my first guest of 2022 on Backstage With Mothership. We will be breaking down every song on their new album called Break the Silence. I hope you enjoy getting to know more about the band and the songs on this album. The newest video has just been released for the song Grind and you can watch it at SolidRockRadio.orgSupport the show (
28:05 01/25/2022
Kellen McGregor of Memphis May Fire With Mothership
Kellen McGregor is a multi-talented musician. Founding member of Memphis May Fire, producer, composer, writer, and more. Catch up with what he is doing not only in MMF but with his other projects as well.Support the show (
28:56 11/16/2021
Backstage with Joran Messer Exploring Dire’s New Release
DIRE is an up and coming American heavy metal band from South Georgia. They have just released Dire 2 as a complement to Dire 1 that came out in 2016. Joran Messer is the front man and musician behind the songs and will be my guest on Monday, November 8th on Backstage With Mothership. Not only recording in a local studio, Joran has worked with Jeremiah Scott of Demon Hunter in Nashville as well. The albums are both brimming with faith based metal with a message.Support the show (
26:37 11/09/2021