Episode 033 Kevin J Anderson & Shawn Gordon

On November 15, 2010, in Podcast, by Patrick Hester

033 The Functional Nerds

In our 33rd episode, John & I welcome Shawn Gordon & Kevin J. Anderson.  With Shawn & Kevin we discuss the creation of the Roswell Six albums, Prog Rock Records, James LaBrie, Dreamtheater, John Payne, Asia, Rush, Styx, Neil Peart, Ressurection Lane, Mercury Records, MySpace, Dune, Roswell Six, Erik Norlander, Lana Lane, Steve Walsh, Kansas, A Line in the Sand, Beyond the Horizon & the concept album.

Featuring Original Music by:

Roswell Six: Here Be Monsters
(used with permission)

© 2010 Patrick Hester & John Anealio

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2 Responses to Episode 033 Kevin J Anderson & Shawn Gordon

  1. Mike Shaffer says:

    Loved the podcast! I have loved Prog Rock music of the 70′s since I was little. (Genesis, Yes, Rush etc). My thought on the rhythm of the sample song: I heard strains of “Kashmere” by Zeppelin in the strings. You may now throw the Internet equivalent of stones my way, if you wish!

  2. So glad to know Kevin J. Anderson is inspired by some of the same music I am, because we both write space opera and it bodes well for my future success. I am a huge Kansas fan. Also love Styx and Genesis. They’ve influenced my songwriting and music quite a bit. Need to have them as the soundtrack for my fiction, too.

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