What is a Paltrocast?
– In July 2018, New York-based writer and editor Darren Paltrowitz launched the Paltrocast with Darren Paltrowitz in partnership with PureGrainAudio. The bi-weekly podcast features exclusive interviews with top entertainers, entrepreneurs and other influencers. More info on the Paltrocast can be found at www.puregrainaudio.com/paltrocast and www.paltrowitz.com.
– For this edition of the Paltrocast, I spoke with 3 different inspirational people with interesting new projects. Ace Frehley co-founded the band KISS and has a new album out via Entertainment One Music titled Spaceman. Dennis Quaid is the leader of Dennis Quaid & The Sharks and just put out a new album called Out Of The Box via Omnivore Recordings. Actress Sophia Bush recently participated in Giving Tuesday alongside PayPal and spoke about her various other endeavors. More information can be found at www.acefrehley.com, www.omnivorerecordings.com and www.instagram.com/sophiabush.
Who is Your Host?
– Darren Paltrowitz is a New York resident with over 15 years of entertainment industry experience. He began working around the music business as a teenager, interning for the manager of his then-favorite band Superdrag. In the years following, he has worked with a wide array of artists including OK Go, They Might Be Giants, Mike Viola, Tracy Bonham, Loudness, Rachael Yamagata, and Amanda Palmer.
Darren’s writing has appeared in dozens of outlets including the New York Daily News, the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, The Daily Meal, The Hype Magazine, All Music Guide, Guitar World, PureGrainAudio, and the Jewish Journal.
Thanks to Analog Spark’s Mark Piro for help with the audio on this edition of the Paltrocast.