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“Now Hear This Entertainment” features interviews with guests who are having success in the entertainment business, with the content presented in a way that not only entertains fans of that guest and fans of good music interviews in general, but in a manner that educates musicians, singers, songwriters – entertainers who want to learn from those who are being interviewed each week by Bruce Wawrzyniak, president of Now Hear This, Inc. The guests come from a wide array of genres and locales.

As of August 1, 2017, “Now Hear This Entertainment” has gotten listeners from 128 countries, spanning all five regions of the world (Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania). Guests have ranged from the keyboard player for Aerosmith to the lead guitar player for Garth Brooks to the drummer for Joe Walsh to the trumpet player for Billy Joel, plus, a Grammy Award winner, a Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, a Las Vegas headliner, two Emmy Award winners, and even participants from “American Idol,” “The Voice,” “America’s Got Talent,” and “The X Factor,” among many others. Guests have been from nine different countries and various genres.

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Check out a few episodes below!

  • NHTE 375 Fiona Silver and Brian Duke
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on April 14, 2021 at 4:04 pm

    She is a singer, songwriter, producer, and guitar player who has toured with four-time GRAMMY winner Gary Clark, Jr. She has gotten airplay on SiriusXM, performed with Carlos Santana, and accompanied Gwen Stefani for NBC’s New Year’s Eve special and “Christmas in Rockefeller […]

  • NHTE 374 Megan Morrison
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on April 7, 2021 at 5:04 am

    Named “Best Solo Musician of 2019” by the Miami New Times, she is a singer, songwriter, guitar player, actor, and model who will be releasing a new album soon. Her background includes studying classical voice performance and pursuing a Broadway musical theater career before turning her […]

  • NHTE 373 Gedina
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on March 31, 2021 at 4:03 pm

    A singer/songwriter who has just put out a new two-track release after having released two singles in the second half of last year, plus she is releasing a new album real soon. Based in the Los Angeles area, she has also launched her own record label. Soon after moving to L.A. after college she […]

  • NHTE 372 Peter Link
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on March 24, 2021 at 4:03 pm

    A composer, producer, stage director, and performer with over 150 albums to his credit, spanning a 40-year career. He has a million-selling record to his credit, was nominated twice for a Tony Award on Broadway, and is a winner of the New York Theater Critics Drama Desk Award. He has had great […]

  • NHTE 371 Shane Martin
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on March 17, 2021 at 4:03 pm

    Minnesota-based singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist whose latest release was a seven-song album last September. Despite the pandemic, he has still been very active playing live shows, in 2021 alone including multiple dates in Wisconsin, North Dakota, and there in Minnesota, plus many more […]

  • NHTE 370 Manny Blu
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on March 10, 2021 at 5:03 pm

    A hockey player turned MMA fighter turned music performer. Relocated from Montreal to Nashville, he's a recording artist and guitar player who released a bunch of music in 2020 and has this year launched a bi-weekly live performance YouTube series that is getting a lot of attention, plus there's […]

  • NHTE 369 Tiffany Ashton
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on March 3, 2021 at 5:03 pm

    A voting member of the Recording Academy, she is a is a singer, songwriter, guitar player who has performed at CMA Fest and is a Hollywood Music in Media award winner. She also was the Nashville Universe Awards 2018 “Rising Star” and, more recently, put out a brand new single at the […]

  • NHTE 368 Songsbury
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on February 24, 2021 at 5:02 pm

    Toronto-based singer, songwriter, guitar & piano player, and producer who just received his first gold record. He has had many notable collaborations in addition to his own catalogue of music. He has also composed music for film projects and at one point in his career even was the front man […]

  • NHTE 367 Mauve
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on February 17, 2021 at 5:02 pm

    Toronto-based singer/songwriter who has just released a new single and wants to work towards making a new EP or album this summer (2021). Her music has gotten more than 700 thousand streams on Spotify. In addition, the videos on her official YouTube channel have gotten a combined total of more […]

  • NHTE 366 Paul Loeb
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on February 10, 2021 at 5:02 pm

    He has been a musician his whole life and has DJ’ed professionally for 13 years. He currently runs No Ego Records, a label that helps musicians and content makers through cheaper licensing of their songs. Plus, he is the CEO of DropTrack, a platform that helps record labels, independent […]

  • NHTE 365 Medical Interruption
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on February 3, 2021 at 5:02 pm

    The podcast takes an unplanned turn this week, as the host describes first-hand the experience that has taken place over the last six days. The show must go on, however this episode is not, unfortunately, what we're used to. Give it a listen nonetheless to see where things went and will go next, as […]

  • NHTE 364 Jason Davis
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on January 27, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    An entertainment industry executive with a broad range of titles including award-winning songwriter, award-winning author, independent record label president, executive TV producer, entertainment consultant, former Senior VP of A&R for Dolly Parton's management company, and a serial […]

  • NHTE 363 Tim Zach
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on January 20, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    Singer, songwriter, guitar player who fronts a band called Whiskey Bent, which will celebrate its eleven-year anniversary in March. He was previously a guest on this show way back on Episode 118 in May 2016. Since that time, he and his band have opened for several national acts, including Jake […]

  • NHTE 362 Andrea
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on January 13, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    Based in Macedonia, a singer, songwriter, guitar, and piano player who three weeks ago released a music video that already has 664 THOUSAND views on YouTube. Her debut release was the feature of a premier in a prestigious UK music blog AND has been played on over 100 radio stations around the […]

  • NHTE 361 Dilan Jay
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on January 6, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    A singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist who is also an actor, producer, entrepreneur, and author. He has written and published one book, three scripts, seven albums, and more than a thousand songs. He has had a hit on the U.S. Billboard charts and a #1 on MTV’s Most Popular Music […]

  • NHTE 360 Dom Morley
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on December 30, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    A GRAMMY Award-winning producer and mixer, he engineered on Amy Winehouse’s number one “Back to Black” album and singles for Adele and Morrissey, among others. He also mixed Sting’s “Live at Durham Cathedral” and worked with The Police on the pre-production for […]

  • NHTE 359 Jen Lilley
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on December 23, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    An actress, singer, producer, and advocate who even has her own podcast. Late last month she released a holiday song, just two months after having put out a new album. She is extremely active with different humanitarian projects, as talked about here, including an initiative for the holidays. […]

  • NHTE 358 Shelby Lee Lowe
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on December 16, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    Singer, songwriter, guitar player who just put out new music two months ago. He has also been working on more new music to be released next year. Despite the pandemic he has still been and is performing, including dates in Tennessee, Virginia, Florida, and Alabama. He had started off 2020 with […]

  • NHTE 357 Maxine Linehan
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on December 9, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    Internationally acclaimed singer, songwriter, producer, and actress who just last month released a holiday album that features a list of renowned collaborators with GRAMMY credentials. She has performed worldwide, from the Lincoln Center in New York all the way to Paris. Born and raised in […]

  • NHTE 356 Franki Love
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on December 2, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    An award-winning singer, songwriter, piano player who is in the midst of a new album release. She was mentored by GRAMMY Award winner Phil Ramone and has worked with a GRAMMY Award-winning producer. Her live shows have seen her perform not only in the U.S. from New York to L.A., but […]

  • NHTE 355 Northcote
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on November 25, 2020 at 5:11 pm

    Western Canadian singer, songwriter, guitar player whose new album was just released last month. He has performed more than 500 live shows, touring from small clubs, to beautiful churches and alternative spaces, to some of the biggest concert halls in the world. His videos have gotten a combined […]

  • NHTE 354 Ana Cristina Cash
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on November 18, 2020 at 5:11 pm

    Nashville-based singer, songwriter, guitar player who released two singles last month after having put out an album in April. She has also done work as a co-writer with a band that has gotten two nominations for Latin GRAMMYs. And for her own work, she is on the preliminary ballot in several […]

  • NHTE 353 REYNA
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on November 11, 2020 at 5:11 pm

    A sister duo with both singing, playing guitar, and writing their original 80s-electro-infused pop songs. They just released a brand new single, and a music video to go with it. They have recently become members of the Recording Academy and have been featured in publications such as Billboard and […]

  • NHTE 352 RT Valine
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on November 4, 2020 at 5:11 pm

    Oklahoma-based singer, songwriter, guitar player who released a TWENTY song album at the beginning of September. He actually has two other releases on iTunes that have THIRTY songs each. He has worked on many films and TV shows, having just finished contributing music to the film "Sound of […]

  • NHTE 351 Bailey James
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on October 28, 2020 at 4:10 pm

    Nashville-based singer, songwriter, guitar player who has just released a new single and a music video for it. She has now released five singles over the course of this year after having put out four in 2019. She has had over a quarter of a million combined streams just on Spotify and has more […]

  • NHTE 350 Cliff Goldmacher
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on October 21, 2020 at 4:10 pm

    A GRAMMY-recognized songwriter, music producer, and educator, plus he has even done TEDx talks on songwriting. He has built a catalog of over a thousand songs and has gotten cuts by major label artists across genres from country, pop, and jazz, to classical crossover. Last month he put out a new […]

  • NHTE 349 Casey Kearney
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on October 14, 2020 at 5:10 am

    Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist who just released an album on October 2nd. She had also released an album early last year and put out an EP in 2016. She has gotten airplay on SiriusXM and has performed at notable venues and events around the country, from Las Vegas to the Bluebird […]

  • NHTE 348 Asiah Million
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on October 7, 2020 at 4:10 pm

    A Grammy-nominated songwriter who has just put out a new book, called, “Dreams, Love, and Music Lifestyle Revised: The Soundtrack of My Life,” which follows the book she had put out in 2015. Along with the book, she is also releasing an album of songs that correlate to the chapter […]

  • NHTE 347 Lisa Marie Smith
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on September 30, 2020 at 4:09 pm

    She has held the distinction of the youngest headlining singer to perform on “The Strip” and has been praised by Robin Leach as “Las Vegas favorite.” Plus, she was among MyVEGAS Magazine’s “Top 100 Women of Influence in Las Vegas.” She has headlined […]

  • NHTE 346 Dane Reis
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on September 23, 2020 at 4:09 pm

    Based in Las Vegas, a singer, dancer, actor, and the host of a daily podcast. He has performed in nine shows on the Las Vegas Strip, in addition to having performed in Australia, Italy, Germany, Canada, and New York City. Plus, he has sung as a featured soloist with renowned symphony orchestras. […]

  • NHTE 345 Amritha Shakti
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on September 16, 2020 at 4:09 pm

    Melbourne, Australia-based singer/songwriter who is a classically trained vocalist that was born in India and studied in the United States. She released a new single last month and is releasing an EP this year. Plus, she released a new music video in July and has another one in the pipeline as […]

  • NHTE 344 Transit Soul
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on September 9, 2020 at 4:09 pm

    An acoustic duo who released a new single earlier this year, there might also be an EP from them before year's end. Between the two of them they have a number 1 song in Norway, film credits, and songs playing on radio stations all over the world. As a duo they have performed from South Carolina […]

  • NHTE 343 Mike DelGuidice
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on September 2, 2020 at 4:09 pm

    Singer, songwriter, guitar and piano player who continues to perform with Grammy Award winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Billy Joel. At the beginning of June he released a new single and has a new album on the way. He was a guest on this show just over three-and-a-half years ago, back on […]

  • NHTE 342 Samantha Leigh
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on August 26, 2020 at 4:08 pm

    Singer, songwriter, dancer who just last month released a new single and a video to go with it featuring an acoustic performance of the song. Late last year she had put out a six-song EP. She is currently a nominee for four different awards in Creative Loafing’s 30th “Best of the […]

  • NHTE 341 Liz Longley
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on August 19, 2020 at 4:08 pm

    Just last Friday she put out a double release, two singles. A singer, songwriter, guitar and piano player, she already this summer released music that drew praise from the likes of Billboard and Forbes. There is a full album coming next month and she has been busy this year with releasing singles. […]

  • NHTE 340 Shannon LaBrie
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on August 12, 2020 at 4:08 pm

    Singer, songwriter, guitar and piano player whose new album will be out next month. She got signed to a publishing deal a year ago and her music has been recognized by the likes of Rolling Stone, CMT, and NPR, and, has gotten placed in films and TV shows. She also co-wrote a song that was on a […]

  • NHTE 339 Gary Wertz
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on August 5, 2020 at 4:08 pm

    He records and releases under the artist name GRW (pronounced GROW) and is a songwriter, performer, and producer who has just completed his twelfth album, due to be released later this year, although the first single from it was released on June 20th. His musical journey has taken him from New […]

  • NHTE 338 Jack Forman
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on July 29, 2020 at 4:07 pm

    The president of BiCoastal Productions, a New York City-based concert and theatrical booking agency. He had attended Columbia College in Chicago with a focus in Arts, Entertainment & Media Management, after which he was recruited to ICM Partners’ New York City branch in the Urban Concerts […]

  • NHTE 337 Casely
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on July 22, 2020 at 4:07 pm

    Miami-based singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist who has released a number of singles this year, the latest of them being less than two weeks ago (July 10th). The official lyric video for it got over five thousand views in the first six days on YouTube. He has done collaborations with […]

  • NHTE 336 Iveta and Simone
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on July 15, 2020 at 4:07 pm

    An award-winning female vocal duo in New Zealand who are releasing their latest single next week Friday, July 24th, after having already released new singles this year on May 29th and April 3rd. A video for one of those songs was released just over a month ago and already has more than 8600 views […]

  • NHTE 335 Maggie Szabo
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on July 8, 2020 at 4:07 pm

    Canadian singer, songwriter, piano player now based in Hollywood who released a new single last month, a video for it last week, and has a remix of the song coming out this Friday (July 10) - and more new music coming out this year! She has landed multiple sync placements across the likes of NBC, […]

  • NHTE 334 Bryan Lanning
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on July 1, 2020 at 4:07 pm

    In January he released an EP that got over 60 thousand streams on Spotify in the first month alone. A singer, songwriter based one hour north of San Diego, he is about to release a full album, which will have twelve songs and come out on July 3rd. Last year there were a million-and-a-half streams […]

  • NHTE 333 Terry Barber
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on June 24, 2020 at 4:06 pm

    An internationally acclaimed vocalist, actor, songwriter, and producer who is a voting member of the GRAMMYs. On June 5th he released a video that got more than 125 THOUSAND views on Facebook alone in the first twelve-and-a-half days. He has toured with Grammy-winning Chanticleer and was hailed as […]

  • NHTE 332 Noah Guthrie
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on June 17, 2020 at 4:06 pm

    He has performed nationally and internationally, including opening for artists from Selena Gomez and Ed Sheeran to Dwight Yoakam and Willie Nelson. He has also performed on NBC’s Today Show and The Tonight Show, ABC’s Dancing With the Stars, and he was even a semi-finalist on Season 13 […]

  • NHTE 331 Mike Burke
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on June 10, 2020 at 4:06 pm

    With a new EP just released two weeks ago, this singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist has performed in notable venues such as The Bitter End and Rockwood Music Hall in New York as well as the Hotel Café in Los Angeles. He has even performed in France. He had more than 53 thousand […]

  • NHTE 330 Marc Scibilia
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on June 3, 2020 at 4:06 pm

    With song placements already this year in Samsung and Cadillac commercials, he is a Nashville-based singer, songwriter, guitar and piano player who has gotten tens of millions of streams on Spotify, with well over a half-million monthly listeners on that platform. He has done national headlining […]

  • NHTE 329 Liddy Clark
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on May 27, 2020 at 4:05 pm

    L.A.-based singer, songwriter, guitar player who's originally from Florida but also spends plenty of time in Nashville. She has opened for Chris Stapleton, Scotty McCreery, Jake Owen, and Joe Nichols, and has performed at some highly respected events and venues, including the Country Music Hall of […]

  • NHTE 328 Laura Pieri
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on May 20, 2020 at 4:05 pm

    A singer and actress who just released a new single two months ago and video for it as well. Grammy Award-winning Cory Rooney, executive producer and producer for Jennifer Lopez, who has also produced for artists such as Mariah Carey, Beyoncé, & Mark Anthony, has marked her as his next […]

  • NHTE 327 Twin Kennedy
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on May 13, 2020 at 4:05 pm

    Identical twin sisters who hail from western Canada. They have a new EP coming out in a few months digitally (although available now in physical units) and they have a song that was recently featured on CMT and is currently playing on SiriusXM. They have amassed three Canadian Country Music […]

  • NHTE 326 Cambree Lovesy
    by info@now-hear-this.net, Bruce Wawrzyniak on May 6, 2020 at 4:05 pm

    A British Columbia-based singer, songwriter, guitar and piano player who has gotten airplay on country radio in Canada. She has performed at notable venues and events, and has even traveled to Nashville to record new music that is coming soon. She is using her platform as an entertainer to be a […]

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