Johnny Whitney (The Blood Brothers) Episode 57 – Peer Pleasure Podcast

Good Afternoon! I hope you are all having a great week and I also hope my chat with Johnny Whitney brings you even more joy! Johnny is a super interesting and charismatic dude with a great story to tell. Listen in as we talk about his childhood and growth into music and the rise and fall of The Blood Brothers. Johnny is a family man now and has his hands full with 4 children and is in a great place in his life. Tune in and join us for a great ride.

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Huge Congrats to Portugal. The Man on Hitting #1 Top 40!

HUGE congrats to my boys in Portugal. The Man for working their ass off for Almost 15 years to get to this point of hitting #1 on Billboard Top 40! I am so proud of them and the work they do. They work harder and care more about what they do than any band I know and it shows. This proves that if you work long enough at something and believe in yourself that others will come around and be fueled by what you do and what you put out there! These successes come from humble beginnings in the woods of Alaska and now to the world, Portugal. The Man is a mainstay in music. Keep it up boys and I will see you when you get home!

Check out my Episodes with Johnny and Zach below or on iTunes to hear where they were at creatively right before this explosion of an album came out and their lives were changed forever. See you soon!

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Daniel Weyandt (Zao) Episode 56 – Peer Pleasure Podcast

Good afternoon one and all and welcome to episode 56 with the amazing Daniel Weyandt, vocalist for Zao, Tattoo Artist and Family man. Dan was a blast to chat with and we went to a lot of dark places as Dan has a knack for writing from the darkest and most vulnerable spots in his mind for our listening enjoyment and as his therapy takes place on the stage presenting those thoughts to us. I think everyone will have something to take from this episode and I hope you all enjoy!

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Scott Mellinger (Zao) Episode 55 – Peer Pleasure Podcast

Happy Saturday ya’ll and welcome to Episode 55 with the one and only Scott Mellinger from the mighty Zao. We were so stoked to talk with Scott about the new ZAO EP! The next two weeks will be focused on Zao! What a fun conversation with something for everyone to enjoy! Check out the conversation right here and don’t forget to rate and subscribe on iTunes and join the Pleasure Seekers Club at

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Josh Johnson (Comedian) Episode 54 – Peer Pleasure Podcast

Ladies and Gentlemen welcome to episode 54 with the hilarious Josh Johnson. I was so excited to get introduced to Josh and his comedy and now I get to bring it to you as well. What a fun conversation and very insightful dude! Josh was a writer on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and now has his own comedy album out now called “I Like You!” Check it out today and don’t forget to rate and subscribe!

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Spotlights Episode 53 – Peer Pleasure Podcast

Good Saturday to you my friends as we roll into episode 53 of Peer Pleasure and we bring you the amazing Spotlights! This husband and wife team generate some of the heaviest and beautiful music I have heard in years and I was so excited to sit with them in the green room on their tour with The Melvins to hear their story and bring them to you as well. Mario and Sarah are some of the best people and deserve all the success in the world. I know you will love this episode and hear a few songs by them as well! See you all next week!

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Rachael Madori joins Peer Pleasure for Mental Illness Awareness Week!

One of the heaviest episodes we have done here at Peer Pleasure has been the amazing Rachael Madori when I was down in Los Angeles this past month for Podcast Movement. Rachael opened her life to all of us and shared a story of heartbreaking struggle and triumph over Mental Illness, specifically Bipolar 1 and Borderline Personality Disorder. We have received so much feedback on this episode from all walks of life that we partnered up for Mental Illness Awareness Week and urge all of you if you have not listened to this episode to please do so and tell a friend about her story. You never know who might be struggling in silence with similar issues and struggles internally. This is a priceless gift from Rachael and a glimpse into the depths of a mind trying to find it’s way to normalcy and peace. I love all of you and if any of you are struggling please reach out to myself or Rachael and talk about it. No one needs to struggle alone. Click below to view Rachael’s testimonial for the show and her Episode!

See Rachael’s Testimonial Video HERE!

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Brendan Canty (Fugazi) Episode 52 – Peer Pleasure Podcast

Good afternoon and welcome to episode 52 with another living legend, Brendan Canty from the mighty Fugazi joins me to talk about the writing process and ethics behind one of the most influential bands of our day and what he has been up to since. Brendan is a hilarious and very though provoking guest with a lot to talk about so lets get into it! Enjoy and don’t forget…..

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Dessa (Doomtree) Episode 51 – Peer Pleasure Podcast

Hello my people and welcome to the final episode of our first year as a podcast and we have the amazing Dessa joining us from the mighty Doomtree. This is the final episode of the first year of our podcast and we are only picking up steam! This episode also includes some best of clips at the end as well as the Peer Pleasure story and recap of year one. Enjoy one and all and don’t forget to join the Patreon at

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