Cover to Cover with Matt Tarka

by Matt Tarka

A podcast featuring musical conversations about an album or song which has changed and enhanced someone’s life. 

Podcast episodes

  • Episode 101: Jamie Aston (Musician/Bassist)

    Episode 101: Jamie Aston (Musician/Bassist) Explicit

    Our guest today is south central Pennsylvania's Jamie Aston, acclaimed bassist of Wes Hoke and the Bare Roots and the Joe Olnick Band. Back in August of 2022, we had a lively conversation about Burlington, Vermont's Phish and thei...

  • Episode 100: Salim Nourallah (Musician/Producer)

    Episode 100: Salim Nourallah (Musician/Producer)

    Our guest today is a solo artist, producer, Palo Santo Music Group co-founder in Dallas, TX, and its indie music godfather. He is one Salim Nourallah. You may remember Salim as our guest in Episode 40 and our discussion about one ...

  • Episode 99: Marco Castro (Musician - The Castros)

    Episode 99: Marco Castro (Musician - The Castros)

    Our guest today is one Marco Castro of the Chicagoland band known as The Castros. Born & raised in Costa Rica , embraced by the Midwest, Marco is also a Metroid & coffee enthusiast.The Castros newest single that was released on De...

  • Episode 98: Fine Lace (Singer-Songwriter)

    Episode 98: Fine Lace (Singer-Songwriter)

    Our guest today is one Fine Lace. She is a 28 year old indie singer-songwriter from Idaho currently based in Seattle. In 2020 she released the first 2 songs off her upcoming EP centered on mental health ("Hold On" and "Amazing Mom...

  • Episode 97: Sarah Harralson (Country Recording Artist)

    Episode 97: Sarah Harralson (Country Recording Artist)

    Our guest today is one Sarah Harralson from Nashville, by way of Knoxville, TN. Sarah began writing songs when she was ten years old, her bluegrass musician grandfather being her biggest musical influence.After her grandfather pa...