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RSO (Richie Sambora and Orianthi) (Episode #2005H)

KQED Plus: Thu, May 17, 2018 -- 11:00 PM

Grammy Award winner and Songwriter Hall of Fame inductee Richie Sambora joins forces with kindred spirit and Platinum-selling solo artist (and former Michael Jackson/Alice Cooper guitarist) Orianthi to form the band RSO, and the result is an irresistible fusion of pop hooks, rock riffs, and country licks. Performing songs from Rise, a 5-song EP that the two made together in 2017, this multi-genre Soundstage episode confirms that the duo of Sambora and Orianthi is paving a whole new lane in the male-female vocal genre.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 18, 2018 -- 5:00 AM

Michael McDonald (Episode #2004H)

KQED Plus: Thu, May 10, 2018 -- 11:03 PM

From his origins as a backing vocalist for Steely Dan to his tenure as a Doobie Brother to his current status as a successful solo artist and collaborator, Michael McDonald has consistently commanded listeners' attention throughout his long and storied career. The legendary singer brings his wealth of experience, singular artistry, and distinctive voice to Soundstage, performing such beloved songs as "What a Fool Believes," "Minute by Minute," and "Takin' It to the Streets," along with new compositions that are sure to be hits.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 11, 2018 -- 5:03 AM
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