The Pirate Satellite
By Ethan Luck
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The Pirate Satellite highlights all sorts of artists, with music being the core. The goal of this podcast is to get the stories, background and inspiration of what made an artist what they are today.
||CleanEpisode 30 - New Album Preview/Kickstarter||This is a short but oh so sweet episode. For episode 30, I wanted to give folks a preview of what my new record is going to sound like and also tell you more about the Kickstarter campaign I have going, which ends in just a few days! Since we've hit the||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 29 - Armageddon Massive Turns 20 (Part 4 w/ Bean)||Well, this is it. This is the last part of this short podcast series I wanted to do on 'Armageddon Massive' turning 20. I can't thank all the dudes enough for being willing to take a trip back and talk about something we did 20 years ago. Hopefully we'l||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 28 - Armageddon Massive Turns 20 (Part 3 w/ Steve Kravac)||Steve Kravac is the reason 'Armageddon Massive' sounds the way it does. Not only was he the Producer, but he was also the Engineer and the Mixer. Sure...we came in with the songs, but Steve saw our vision, had his own vision and took it to a place we||3/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 27 - Armageddon Massive Turns 20 (Part 2 w/ Pegleg)||Part 2! On this episode, Pegleg and I get on the phone to discuss different parts of The Dingees' 'Armageddon Massive.' Pegleg was the mastermind behind The Dingees, singer, primary songwriter and sax player. It was good to catch up with an old friend a||3/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 26 - Armageddon Massive Turns 20 (Part 1 w/ Jeff Holmes)||If you've followed me and my musical past, you know that my first touring band was called The Dingees. As of today (3/24/18), our first album turns 20! The album was called 'Armageddon Massive' and we recorded it over the course of a month in fall of 19||3/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 25 - Chad Gilbert||Chad and I have been friends for a long time now. We've toured together, made music together and I've even helped him out with his Movie Gang nights he started in Franklin, TN. Chad and I had a great conversation about his organs in music, inspiration,||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 24 - Vinyl Variety Hour #1||This is the first of many new episodes I'm calling, "Vinyl Variety Hour." I'm going to be highlighting music that I love, influenced me or that you need to know about...all from my vinyl collection! I hope you enjoy it and learn about new artists. I wil||1/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23 - Top 10 Records Of 2017||It's that time of year! In this episode, I give you my top 10 albums of 2017. Some may surprise you, some may not. What is your top 10? Let me know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.||12/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 22 - Colin Rigsby (Vesperteen)||If you haven't heard of Colin Rigsby, you will soon. I have no doubt that the new music he's working on will reach far and wide. His newest project is called Vesperteen and you also may know him from a great band called House Of Heroes. Colin and I sat||10/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 21 - Jaired Messing (Comic Artist/Writer)||Jared Messing is a name you should be hearing a lot about, very soon. He just released his very first graphic novel at the Wizard World con in Nashville, Jaired has a passion for art, comics and storytelling. He's put 3 1/2 years into this new release a||9/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 20 - Nate Henry & Matt MacDonald||Nate Henry (Sherwood) and Matt MacDonald (The Classic Crime) have a podcast called Don't Feed The Trolls and we've done a collaborative episode! What started out as Nate coming onto my podcast, quickly turned into the three of us creating chaos in my st||7/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 19 - Jered Scott (Photographer)||I'm back with an all new episode! Jered Scott (Photographer) joins me to discuss his journey from musician, to college student, to photographer. Jered has made a name for himself in the photography world and then some...shooting such artists as MXPX,||7/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 18 - AJ Babcock (Secret Club/House Of Heroes)||AJ Babcock is probably one of the most talented songwriters I know. He was the bassist/lyricist for House Of Heroes, writes country songs in Nashville and has a new band called Secret Club. AJ came to my house recently and we just started talking...and||3/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 17 - Bones Owens (Singer/Songwriter)||...and we're back! My guest this week, is Bones Owens. He's a talented singer/songwriter, living in White's Creek, TN. He's done a lot of cool musical projects including The Becoming, Yelawolf and his own solo music. Bones has a new record out called 'M||3/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 16 - Paul Moak (Producer/Songwriter)||My guest this week is Paul Moak. He's a producer, writer, motorcycle enthusiast, great family man and owner of Smoakstack studios in Nashville, TN. Paul and I sat down to discuss Nirvana, learning guitar while eating Krystal, old school MTV, building a||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 15 - Mindy White (States/Lydia)||Mindy White (States/Lydia) and I sit down in her Nashville apartment and discuss everything from collecting and naming plants, her love of ICP, growing up and hiding her singing voice from her Y2K prepping dad to her current status as a singer. Mindy is||11/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 14 - Trevor Sarver (The Wedding/Tramps)||Trevor and I have been friends for quite a while now. We met a long time ago when his old band (The Wedding) was opening for my old band, The Supertones. Since the Wedding stopped touring, Trevor has since started 2 companies and a new musical project.||11/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 13 - Jordan Pundik (New Found Glory)||Sorry for the 2 week delay! We're back with episode 13! My guest this week, is Jordan Pundik of New Found Glory. Jordan has been in Nashville, recording his 9th record with New Found Glory and crashed at my house to talk about all sorts of stuff. Green||10/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 12 - Alex Garcia (Mayday Parade)||Alex Garcia (Mayday Parade) and I sit down to discuss aliens, the iPhone 7, flight attendants, guitar playing, lithium ion batteries, recording and a bunch of other stuff. We didn't even get into anything about his band! That's why I love the format I'v||10/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 11 - Clint Wells (Touring & Session Musician)||My guest this week is Clint Wells. Clint is a very talented studio/touring musician, here in Nashville. He's toured with Bob Schneider, Mindy Smith, Jessie Baylin and currently on tour with Rodney Atkins. Clint has a love of all things rock n roll metal||10/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 10 - Ian White (Safehouse Tattoo)||Number 10! My guest this week is tattoo artist and Safehouse Tattoo owner, Ian White. Ian has a great story about coming up in the tattoo world, in Ohio, to ending up a shop owner in Nashville. Ian is a very gifted artist in tattooing as well as paintin||9/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 9 - Patrick Copeland (Everett/Southern)||My guest this week is instrumental artist and piano player, Patrick Copeland. Patrick is an independent artist who you may haven't heard of. That's the point of this podcast! To introduce you to new music and artists of all kind. Patrick and I sat down||9/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 8 - The Dead Deads (Billy & Daisy)||This week, I sit down with Billy Dead & Daisy Dead of The Dead Deads! I went to their rehearsal space in Nashville to chat about their new record, getting your own dead name, old school fliers, touring with bush and much more. The Dead Deads are a great||9/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7 - Matty Mullins (Memphis May Fire)||Matty Mullins (Memphis May Fire) and I relax in his new chairs (dubbed "The Monroe") to discuss his history with the band, how he auditioned, his solo work, faith, his pomade company and so much more. Memphis May Fire's new album, 'The Light I Hold,' co||8/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 6 - John Davis (The Lees Of Memory/Superdrag)||John Davis (The Lees Of Memory/Superdrag) and I sit down in his reverb filled dining room to chat about an array of topics. The recording and writing process for 'Head Trip In Every Key,' the power of a 20 year old Yamaha cassette 4-track, independently||8/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 5 - Amanda Valentine (Designer/Project Runway)||My guest this week is Amanda Valentine (Designer/Project Runway). We sit down in her Nashville studio to discuss the fashion world, behind the scenes of project runway, growing up in a mormon family, Tim Gunn's favorite wine and why she needs to take up||8/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 4 - Tim Skipper (House Of Heroes/Copperlily)||I traveled a whole 12 minuets to chat with my good friend, Tim Skipper (House Of Heroes). We sat down and I got a good bit of info on his musical background, early bands names, growing up in Columbus, opening for Avenged Sevenfold and so much more. Chec||8/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 3 - Shane Tutmarc (Solo Artist/Solar Twin)||Shane Tutmarc and I sit down (in my garage) to discuss a buffet of topics including...Growing up in Seattle, Nirvana, Cobain conspiracies, his great grandfather and how he deserves all the credit for inventing the pickup and so much more! Shane has made||8/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 2 - Jack O'Shea (Bayside)||Oh, Man. What an episode this is. This will probably end up as my longest episode. Once Jack and I get going, it really doesn't stop. We cover a wide variety of topics from classic comedies, trump, tv guitars, fatherhood and eventually, the new Bayside||7/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 1 - Matthew Mayfield||Here we are! Episode 1! I have been wanting to get this off the ground for some time now and it's finally happening. My first guest is my friend and singer/songwriter, Matthew Mayfield. I traveled down to Birmingham, AL and spent a ton of time with Matt||7/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Listen with your ears
Listen to Ethan talk to people or play vinyl from his collection. Either way it's a good time.
Such a great podcast
You will enjoy it if you love Good music, life and a good conversation.
Grab a coke or a coffee. Subscribe.
Thanks for the podcasts!
The podcasts are great and Ethan is a great interviewer. Some of the podcast are nostalgic as I grew up listening to some of the artist as a teen.