Today Matt welcomes the Grandson of country music royalty! Mark Rickert an author with a unique tie to the country music community! Rickert is the grandson of true Nashville Royalty: Merle Kilgore. Kilgore, who passed away in 2005, was responsible for several hits, include Johnny Cash’s “Ring of Fire”, which he co-wrote with June Carter. […]

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Today, Matt welcomes innovative film composer Joel J. Richard to Talk For Two. Richard has composed many scores for film and television, notably for ABC’s Quantico and both films the John Wick series. In an expansive interview that lasts just shy of an hour, Richard opens up about his love for composing music. He discusses […]

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Eunice David, widow of Academy-Award winning lyricist Hal David, opens up to Matt about her husband, their life, and his music. Hal David is best remembered for his collaborations with Burt Bacharach. In addition to their iconic pop standards, their collaboration also produced the Oscar-winning Best Song “Rain Drops Keep Fallin on My Head” for […]

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Garth Brooks “Ask Me How I Know” Songwriter Mitch Rossell opens up in revealing interview Today, Matt welcomes someone who has won the country music lottery. Mitch Rossell is a Nashville recording artist and songwriter who had a superstar take him under their wing: Garth Brooks. Over a year ago, Brooks asked if he could […]

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American Idol winner Taylor Hicks sits down with Matt to discuss his love of music, and Broadway, and television. Hicks became the fifth winner of the iconic singing competition on May 24, 2006. Since that time, he has been keeping very busy. Hicks has appeared on Broadway in Grease, toured the country performing for his […]

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Charlie Daniels sits down with Matt to talk about his upcoming show in Lancaster, PA! The legendary southerner will be sending Lancaster, PA up in fiddle fire when the Charlie Daniels Band takes the stage at the American Music Theatre on March 25. The show is at 8PM and all tickets are just $59. Click […]

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Exclusive interviews with Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, plus highlights from the press conference! Garth Brooks returned to Albany New York for the first time in 20 years. His run of three shows began on Friday March 10th. Before the first concert, Brooks and Trisha Yearwood held a Press Conference, and Talk For Two was […]

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On a Friday night in Albany, it was as if for a fleeting moment, time had stopped. 20,000 people were caught between the 1990’s and 2017. It was somewhere where all that mattered was the Fun, the People in the seats, and, of course, the Music. The Times Union Center had entered the G Zone. […]

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Today, ‘American Pie’ songwriter and music legend Don McLean sits down with Matt Bailey. In a revealing career retrospective, McLean opens up to Matt about his early interest in music and more. He discusses why ‘The Day The Music Died’ affected him so much, that McLean decided to write his magnum opus, “American Pie”. Matt […]

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Iconic actress Tippi Hedren sits down with Matt Bailey! Ahead of this year’s Academy Award ceremony, silver screen legend Tippi Hedren talks with Matt about her truly “Iconic” career. Hedren is the recipient of this Academy’s Icon Award this year. Known for her roles in The Birds and Marnie, Ms. Hedren came to national attention […]

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