Speakeasy is a television interview series that features candid conversations with Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame recipients, Grammy Award winners, and legendary iconic musicians being interviewed by their peers. Guests on Speakeasy include Sting, Carlos Santana, Nile Rodgers, Roger Waters, John Mellencamp, Frankie Valli, David Crosby, Geddy Lee and more.


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Sting and Shaggy

On the surface, an unlikely pairing, their 2018 collaboration 44/876 (named for the area codes of their native UK and Jamaica) inspired a friendship that here fuels a hilarious – and profound – conversation based on questions submitted by fans.  The two talk ‘desert island discs,’ Lewis Carroll, Miles Davis, their common

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Joe Elliott and David Fricke

The Def Leppard front man opens up toRolling Stoneeditor/author Fricke (Animal Instinct: The Def Leppard Story) about the band’s trajectory– from the teen hijinks of the band first conceived out of boredom as “Deaf Leopard” in post-war England through changes in the lineup and their continuing legacy headlining with opening

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Lenny Kravitz and Sean Lennon

Four-time Grammy ® Award winner Kravitz, a collaborator and mentor for Lennon since they played at a John Lennon tribute concert in the Eighties, gets comfortable in conversation through their shared experiences of music, childhood with celebrity parents, and an appreciation of the power of positivity in creativity.  Lennon’s detailed

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Lynyrd Skynyrd and Rob Tannenbaum

Southern rock icons Gary Rossington, Johnny Van Zant and Rickey Medlocke open up like no past interview they’ve done, including the story behind their return after a decade-long hiatus. Filmed at New York City’s Triad Theater.

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Michael McDonald and Russ Titelman

The Grammy Award-winning frontman of Steely Dan and the Doobie Brothers and his longtime producer reveal his career from early influences through their latest collaboration on McDonald’s fourth solo studio album, Blink of an Eye. Filmed at the Triad Theater in New York City.

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Billy Gibbons and Eric Holland

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Billy Gibbons is joined by WFUV’s Eric Holland at New York City’s The Iridium.  The pair discusses Gibbons’ career as the frontman and guitarist for Texas Trio ZZ Top and his sophomore solo album The Big Bad Blues.

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