Chase Bryant is a left handed Telecaster slinging, world-wide touring country music artist. Based out of Nashville, he’s had his own original songs land in the top 10 on Billboard charts, he has shared the stage with Brad Paisley opening tours for him, and is a descendent from a long line of musical maestros, most notably, famed guitarist Jimmy Bryant. At the age of 27, he’s already had close to 20 years of professional experience under his belt.
Joe Bonamassa is an 11 time number one Billboard Blues Charts topping artist. He has toured the world for over 30 years, generating millions of fans, selling out historical venues such as the Sydney Opera House, Ryman Auditorium, Radio City Music Hall, Red Rocks, and the Royal Albert Hall with Eric Clapton joining him on stage. Of the past three decades, there is no other guitarist that has created the same degree of success at scale, independently, liken to what Bonamassa and J&R Adventures have generated.
Jason Stoltzfus tours with music giants such as Zac Brown Band, George Strait, Blake Shelton, Eric Church, along with dozens of others. He has climbed through the ranks of the industry from clubs to the world’s largest stadiums. He is a renowned photographer with publications from Rolling Stone, American Songwriter, and many more.
Founder of the famous brand that is behind the main pulse of Nashville’s culture and the premiere local event Whiskey Jam, is Ward Guenther. He is also a songwriter and is the host of Apple Music’s ’The Ward Guenther Show.’ Whiskey Jam has helped launch the careers of Luke Combs, Morgan Wallen, Lady Antebellum, and countless other country artists.
Thank you for staying Cosmic, being a member of the Cosmic Country Club, and for being a student of the guitar just like me!
David Meltzer is the Co-Founder of Sports 1 Marketing and formerly served as CEO of the renowned Leigh (“Lee”) Steinberg Sports & Entertainment agency, which was the inspiration for the movie Jerry Maguire.
His life’s mission is to empower OVER 1 BILLION people to be happy! This simple yet powerful mission has led him on an incredible journey to provide one thing…VALUE. In all his content, and communication that’s exactly what you’ll receive. As part of that mission, for the past 20 years, he’s been providing free weekly trainings to empower others to empower others to be happy
Albert Lee is one of the premier innovators in the world of Country guitar. With more than 50 years of touring experience under his belt, his career has crossed with Eric Clapton, Emmylou Harris, The Everly Brothers, all the while maintaining his own artistry with 15 albums under his own name. His Music Man signature guitar is one of the longest running, and highest selling signature model instrument that has ever been sold on the marketplace.
Zane Carney has toured with John Mayer, collaborated with Avril Lavigne, played in “Spider Man: Turn Off The Dark,” on Broadway, and is the most prolific and talented guitarist, vocalist, writer on Twitch with a fan base that is growing at tremendous rates through his 5 day weekly streaming schedule.
Adrian Quesada is 1/2 of The Black Pumas. They are a Grammy Nominated Psych. Soul group based out of Austin. Adrian produces the music, and plays the guitar in the group. Their debut release with ATO Records has landed them raving reviews from Pitchfork, Billboard, Rolling Stone, NPR, The Fader, and all Late Night shows in the Cosmos.
Scott DeCarlo served on the East Rutherford Police Force for over 20 years. We met years ago when he was transitioning into a career based in music in Nashville. We were fast friends because of our native NJ kinship. He was kind enough to come onto the podcast to talk about his experience, perspective, and honest feelings about the state of policing and the concepts surrounding this topic present in our country today.