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Break It Down Show

We illustrate life by gathering perspectives, achievements and moments that define us. 

Jul 30, 2015

Scott continues to regale us with his stories of fascinating tours and the behind the scenes look at the real life of a family man who makes his living on the road.  We talk about what his family, especially his daughter, knows as normal, and what the future may have in store for a man in his unique trade.

Jul 22, 2015

Scott Pelkey has toured everywhere with some of the biggest bands in the world, making him perhaps the coolest guy who is just the other side of the curtain from famous.  Maybe an artist needs his green room to be shaded pistachio, at 72 degrees with 60% humidity, stocked with Fiji water and meyer lemons.  Scott will...

Jul 14, 2015

Michael Waltz has a unique perspective on our occupation of Afghanistan.  He was a Lt. Col. in the Army, and was tasked with the objective of winning the trust of Afghan tribal leaders.  In doing so, he learned about conflicts that were hundreds of years old and the traditions that served as the guideposts for a way of...

Jul 7, 2015

In Part 2 of our conversation with Tim House, we discuss musical generational cycles, who is on the Mount Rushmore of Bay Area hip hop, and Bow Wow Wow of all things. Ant Music, Mac Dre, Toto, and why Too $hort remains relevant to this day.

Jul 6, 2015

Tim House is the new breed of music businessman.  As and A&R man, he's seen it all, and for his clients he's done it all, short of drive the bus.  He has launched or furthered the careers of some of the Bay Area's most interesting hip hop acts, and has been part of what makes the music here so special.  He sat down with...