Episode 55 Ryan Lerman: Scary Pockets, John Legend, Michael Buble, Self-Confidence, and More
The Music Makers
Ryan Lerman has toured the world as a bassist for Ben Folds, guitarist for Michael Buble, and guitarist/string arranger/musical director for John Legend. He’s also toured with Vanessa Carlton, Joshua Radin, Tallest Man On Earth, and more as guitarist, bassist, singer, music director and arranger. As a songwriter, his compositions have been recorded by Vulfpeck, Buble, and others. He’s also one half of the creative team behind YouTube sensations Scary Pockets, with over 230 million views! He has released three solo records under his own name with Pinstripes, The Sky (2012), Friends (2017), and Noisy Feelings (2019). We talk about all that and also the struggle that all or most artists go through in terms of feeling and retaining a comfortable sense of well-being and self-confidence. It’s a great conversation!
Americans quit their jobs in record numbers, Demi Lovato objects to calling extraterrestrials "aliens," and artist John Legend discusses his HUMANLEVEL initiative. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
John Legend is coming to TMA! Laura Kuhlenbeck from Courageous Community Services is back to 1. share what they do 2. to give you a chance to win your way to the totally booked up Cannaley Treehouse Village at Oak Openings. Next up is ghost behaviorist returns to preview his his event at Maumee Bay Brewing on Halloween eve. Chris is also writing a book and is looking for you to share haunted places in Toledo.
Gary Barlow chats to superstar John Legend about his extensive collection of awards including what it’s like to be one of fifteen people with an EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and a Tony award). John is not only a singer and songwriter, he is also a record producer, actor, film producer, theatre director, and philanthropist. Gary explores John’s early influences whilst growing up in a musical family in Springfield Ohio and the crucial collaborations which paved the way to stardom. John shares the story of how he met Kanye West, who played a pivotal part in his career as well as opening up about his recent family tragedy and the impact it’s had on his relationship with his wife, Chrissy Teigen
A rainbow afro wig, a small man dressed as Alice Cooper shredding terrible Metallica covers, and zero chance of escape. What could make Halloween 2003 any worse for Brad? John Legend.Do you have a story too insane to be believed? Share at nfwpod.com!& visit the ‘gram for bonus content and sneak peeks into new eps @nfw.podTheme song by joshquat.comPodcast artwork by Will Schneider
“I Am Great.” Written by Jimmy Valdez. Performed by John Legend. Jimmy is finding his true artistic voice through various creative mediums, from acting and modeling, to launching his Mexican corrido music career under the name El Artista. “Writing is therapy for me. It's also like a guide for me now when I'm trying to accomplish any goals - it’s a map.” - Jimmy Valdez Find Jimmy on Instagram at @itsjimmy-valdez and on TikTok at @_el_artista_. Written Off contains mature language and themes and may not be appropriate for all listeners. To hear a bleeped version, go to lemonadamedia.com/show/writtenoff/. Stay up to date with us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @LemonadaMedia. Click this link for a list of current sponsors and discount codes for this show and all Lemonada shows go to lemonadamedia.com/sponsors. Joining Lemonada Premium is a great way to support our show and get bonus content. Subscribe today at bit.ly/lemonadapremium. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
This week, we sit down with legendary perfectionist and Grammy, Emmy, Oscar, Tony winner AND vintner John Legend. Needless to say, we had a lot to talk about, from the musicality and balance inherent in wine to innovative pairings for Chrissy Teigen's favorite foods, and how rose just "goes with life." Plus, the inside intel on John's partnership with legendary Burgundy vintner Jean Charles Boisset and the duo's incredible LVE wines.Wines from the show:2017 Comtesse de Chérisey La Genelotte Meursault-Blagny Premier Cru2018 Kongsgaard Syrah Hudson VineyardFollow us on social!IG: @wineaccessunfilteredTwitter: @wineaccesspodOur Hosts: Amanda McCrossin & Vanessa ConlinShop all the wines at Wine Access
Did Dan just enjoy another pop album? After a much needed "luftpause," we discuss John Legend's place in the culture as well as this varied and interesting 2013 album. Joe also gives us a little pop culture trivia to start us off. As always we nerd out on vocal stuff and provide a couple of interesting links below to help you enjoy this week's episode. Make sure to follow us on Instagram and Twitter as well as check out our new merch store. John Legend & Common perform "Glory" https://youtu.be/nPBi88v7adM The EGOT: 30 Stars Who Are Almost There https://www.popsugar.com/entertainment/Actors-Who-Almost-Have-EGOT-30737570 Brothers in Song Merch Store https://brothers-in-song.creator-spring.com
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