561 Music

Local Music Scene Podcast

About the show

561 Music is hosted by Ben Childs and Hector Diaz of Killbillies. Listen every week as 561 Music hosts a different artist and/or local venue owner helping spread the word on the local music scene. Each episode will contain guest interviews, gear reviews, live performances, and show recommendations to not miss that week.

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  • Episode 25: Dominic Delaney

    September 10th, 2021  |  1 hr 9 mins
    dominic delaney, indie, music, music podcast, musician, musician interview, pop, singer/songwriter

    This week our guest is Singer / Songwriter Dominic Delaney.

  • Episode 24: Nico Kiriazis

    September 3rd, 2021  |  1 hr 1 min

    Nico Kiriazis for Low Ground stopped by the studio and we chatted about how Low Ground was formed, the future plans for the band and how Nico got his start in music.

  • Episode 23: Victoria Leigh

    August 27th, 2021  |  1 hr 5 mins
    561 music, live music, liver performance, music podcast, reggae

    This week Victoria Leigh joined us in the studio for some fun and to share her amazing voice with us.

  • Episode 22: String Assassins

    August 20th, 2021  |  57 mins 18 secs
    acoustic guitar, americana, fiddle, guitar, music, string assassins

    This week we had Mark “Mangrove” Shubert and Paddy King stop by to talk to us about the String Assassins as well as some of their other projects.

  • Episode 21: Jakob Takos

    August 13th, 2021  |  1 hr 39 mins
    561 music, jakob takos, live music, music, music podcast, podcast

    In this episode, we interviewed Jakob Takos.

  • Episode 20: Special Pedal Episode

    August 6th, 2021  |  1 hr 23 mins
    guitar, music, music gear, music tech, musician interview, namm, pedals, scott sailor

    This episode is all about, you guessed it, pedals with special guest Scott Gailor.

  • Episode 19: Justin Hucker

    July 30th, 2021  |  58 mins 54 secs
    live music, live podcast, music, music podcast, podcast, punk, theatrical punk

    This week, Justin Hucker, the man behind the curtain joins us as our guest.

  • Episode 18: Matt Krug

    July 23rd, 2021  |  1 hr 19 mins
    matt krug, no name ska band, ska, ska punk

    This week our guest was Matt Krug of Propaganda and No Name Ska Band.

  • Episode 17: Jake Walden Band

    July 16th, 2021  |  1 hr 30 mins
    561 music, 561 music podcast, guitar, jake walden, jake walden band, rock music

    What an amazing interview and night experiencing the music of Jake Walden.

  • Episode 16: Ben Childs

    July 9th, 2021  |  1 hr 22 mins
    561 music, americana, ben childs, killbillies, music podcast, podcast

    This week we flipped the script and we had Bryce Allyn come in and interview one of our hosts, Ben Childs.

  • Episode 15: Fox Maple

    July 2nd, 2021  |  1 hr 44 mins
    561, 561 music, fox maple, podcast, surf music

    Fox Maple was in the studio, James Galiano was a guest host and Ben zoomed in while on Holiday in England...this episode was nuts!

  • Episode 14: Rocky Rucker

    June 25th, 2021  |  1 hr 28 mins
    561 music, 561 music podcast, bass, bass player, funk, funk bass, interview, podcast, rocky rucker

    This week musician Rocky Rucker stopped by the studo. Wait until you see his performance...so dope!