"When I heard about it, I knew I wanted to be on this show. Great concept. "
Kathy Valentine: Bassist, The Go-Gos
"Would defintely come back again." Greg Graffin: frontman, Bad Religion
"The best interviewto date. Kris' understanding of the material really showed in her questions."
Jenny Boyd: Rock Muse, Top Model, Author "Jennifer Juniper"
"Such a pleasure."
Jon Brewer, Music Documentarian
"Kris is a pro."
Martin Popoff: Music Journalist, Metal expert
ABOUT THE SHOW
TEXT, PROSE + ROCKnROLL is an in-depth conversation with musicians-turned-authors and journalists as they discuss the written account of the music industry. The show blends elements of Behind the Music, Storytellers, and Fresh Air while creating an entirely new concept in music interviews. From artist memoirs to band bios and rock documentaries, TEXT, PROSE + ROCKnROLL is a book club that rocks. Literally.
HOST: KRIS KOSACH
Kris Kosach is an Emmy-nominated American television host and radio personality, producer and writer. She is best known as the first VJ on MTV2, with subsequent work as Host for the Emmy-winning national music series AudioFile- a pet-project of Microsoft co-founder and Experience Music Project owner, the late Paul Allen. Kosach began her career as a radio DJ, and has worked at Alternative, AAA and Rock stations from coast to coast. As a writer and producer, she has created content for Hearst, Conde Naste, US News, ABC News, CBS Radio and CNN and has hosted multiple shows for Discovery. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.
PRODUCER: CHARLENE GOTO
A San Francisco native, Charlene Goto began her career at the top-rated “Sarah & Vinnie Morning Show” on CBS Radio / Entercom before becoming Affiliate Producer for “The Howard Stern Show” on the West Coast. Goto has produced content for Westwood One and iHeartMedia. In 2012, she launched RadioSlot Productions, developing new programming, talent and events until being tapped as the Executive Producer for "Matt Pinfield in the Morning" on legendary AAA radio station, KFOG. An early podcaster, Goto has been creating content for streaming for well over a decade, and has successsfully created hundreds of entertaining podcast episodes.