The Alternatives

Legends/Icons/Influencers/Hit Makers:   Eve 6,  Failure, Sponge, The Posies 


On The Verge:  PINE, See You In The Funnies, Subways On The Sun

Ep 80: Max Collins of Eve 6

 Max Collins(Vocalist/Bassist/Songwriter) for Eve 6 joined The Don's Hit List to go over the goosebump moments in several of their songs. "Inside Out" charted to #1 on Billboard in 1998. He also tells an interesting story about how "Inside Out" involved in a True Crime story.   

Ep 35: Kellii Scott of Failure

Kellii Scott of Failure joins The Don's Hit List to discuss all of the goosebump moments in "Fantastic Planet" from his drumming perspective.  

Ep 65: Vinnie Dombroski of Sponge

Vinnie Dombroski of the band Sponge joined the The Don's Hit List to go through the goosebump moments in their landmark album "Rotting Pinata".   So many great stories about the songs as well as the title track from "Wax Ecstatic" 

Ep 34 Side K: Ken Stringfellow of The Posies

 Ken Stringfellow of The Posies joins The Don's Hit List Podcast and Fab Radio International to discuss the goosebump moments in the incredible album "Frosting On The Beater" which turned many heads in the 90s and still does to this day. 

Ep 34 Side J: Jon Auer of The Posies

 Jon Auer of The Posies joins The Don's Hit List Podcast to discuss the goosebump moments in their landmark album "Frosting On The Beater". 

Ep 90: Ray Patricks of Last Kiss Goodnight

Ep 76: Dar and Andy of Pine

Dar and Andy from the band Pine out of Ottawa, Ontario joined The Don's Hit List to discuss the goosebump moments in their incredible music.   Darlene (Dar) is the lead vocalist and lyricist in the band.   She embodies the likes of Hayley Williams (Paramore), Dolores O'Riordan (The Cranberries), Colbie Caillat, and Sarah McLachlan into her voice and what you get is songs you want to sing a long to.   Andy is a fantastic bassists who adds the flavor to the songs.     

Ep 69: Jolie Lindholm of The Darling Fire

Jolie Lindholm of The Darling Fire joined The Don and Griz to go over the goosebump moments in the band's debut album "Dark Celebration" produced by the one and only J Robbins. 

Ep 58: Erick Newbill of Subways On The Sun

Erick Newbill - vocals / guitar of Subways On The Sun joined The Don's Hit List to discuss the goosebump moments in the band's music. 

Ep 18: See You In The Funnies

 "The Don" has a round table discussion with the alternative rock band out the 'Natti in Ohio named See You In The Funnies. This band is recommended if you like Kings of Leon and The Kooks. 

Ep 79: Kenny of Moral Code

Kenny (Front man/guitarist) for the Scranton, PA band Moral Code joined The Don's Hit List as the first interview in his band's career. The Don and Grizz go through the goosebump moments in their music. Kenny is a humble down to Earth human being with an amazing vocal pedigree from his mom. Check it

Ep 84: Stormy Strong and Surreyya

 Stormy Strong and his wife and talented vocalist Surreyya joined The Don's Hit List to go over the goosebump moments in his music. Stormy is the perfect combination of Pixies meets Weezer which makes for incredible music. So many great moments in this interview. 

Ep 48: Modern Mimes

 Ernesto Paez of Modern Mimes joins The Don's Hit List to go over the goosebump moments in their music.  Modern Mimes is heavily influenced by Deftones, Type O Negative, and Evanescence.   

Ep 46: Show Review: Adam Ant and Glam Skanks

"The Don" was invited as a guest of Adam Ant and Glam Skanks.   Here is how the night went.