Old School Guys invite Ruthie Foster to discuss women in music

We talk about Ruthie’s beginnings in music. She sang in church. She learned the guitar on the side. Ruthie has been nominated for the Grammy 5 times. Ruthie helps us discuss – Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Ella Fitzgerald, Madonna, and Bonnie Raitt.

Old School Guys Discuss Ramsey Lewis

The great Ramsey Lewis (1935 – 2022) has recently passed. Larry and I discuss how Ramsey made jazz more accessible to folks who were more into the pop, rock, or RnB genre. We discuss some of Ramsey’s greatest tunes – The “In” Crowd, Wade in the Water, Hang on Sloppy and, of course, Sun Goddess […]

Old School Guys Interview James Gadson

James Gadson is one of those legendary drummers known to industry insiders. He has played with Quincy Jones, BB King, Diana Ross, The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, and many others. Old School Guys (OSG) wanted to talk with him about his work on the album Still Bill with Bill Withers. Specifically, we wanted to talk […]

Old School Guys Interview Super Group War

Larry and Errington Thompson (Old School Guy) sit down and chat with Harold Brown (drummer) and Lee Oskar (harmonica). If you love old school music you will love this interview. Unfortunately, we were not able to get Howard Scott (lead guitar) on the line. Hopefully, we can get him on a future interview. We start […]