Trevor Nealon, Band of Heathens

Trevor Nealon Band of Heathens

Trevor Nealon has been playing keys with Band of Heathens for more than ten years, after an already diverse career in music. We cover off Trevor’s career across those multiple projects and have a few laughs along the way. Hope you enjoy it!

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Discussion topics covered during the show (links will open in new tab):  

Starting out with Band of Heathens

Band of Heathens live

Getting into the Mellotron

John Medeski

Trevor’s rig with Band of Heathens

Frappe’ing sounds

Musical upbringins and teaching oneself to play

Having a passion for The Grateful Dead and playing in a Grateful Dead tribute

Bruce Robison and The Next Waltz

Working on Willie Nelson recordings (Slow Down Old World and Pretend I Never Happened)

On adjusting playing approach in the recording environment

Matt Tedder

Trevor’s serious train wreck

Monty Alexander

Grateful Dead documentary opening

Tag a Keyboard Player: Kevin McKendree

Desert Island Discs: Sun Bear Concerts – Keith Jarrett, Unplugged – Eric Clapton, Garcia Live Volume One – Jerry Garcia Band, Abbey Road – The Beatles, So Far – Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young.

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