Today’s Guest: Aaron Zimmer, singer, songwriter.
Mr. Media is recorded live before a studio audience of staffers from Bringe Music Store who’d give up their cush jobs in a second to be roadies for Aaron Zimmer… in the new new media capitol of the world… St. Petersburg, Florida!
Let’s play a round of “Six Degrees of Separation” with Aaron Zimmer.
Aaron Zimmer’s record producer on his new EP, This Time Next Year, is Christian Cassan.
Christian Cassan played with Roger McGuinn, the legendary guitarist of The Byrds.
AARON ZIMMER podcast excerpt: “This time out I wanted to take a different approach to writing every song. ‘Conspiracy Theorist’ is sort of a joke about myself because this character is out of touch. And going back and listening to my old stuff, I think maybe I was, too…”
Click HERE to LISTEN to the AARON ZIMMER INTERVIEW!
Roger McGuinn once got insulted because, when I was rock critic at the Tampa Tribune in 1986, I had the temerity to suggest that instead of guesting with every band that appeared in the Tampa Bay area, maybe it was time for him to form his own group again.
Gee, that was easy.
So, by my count, I’m only two degrees separated from Aaron. Or is that three? I’m never sure if you count yourself or not as a degree.
Oh, and after leaving his native Lincoln, Nebraska, he moved to Brooklyn. I was born in Brooklyn!
See? We’re virtually related!