Category Archives: Pod Shorts

Kee Marcello interview (Europe, Kee Of Hearts, Easy Action)

Ex-Europe, Easy Action and Kee Of Hearts guitarist Kee Marcello joins us for a chat about his new band Kee Of Hearts, his Europe days, being a member of the first Swedish band to sign a worldwide deal with a major US label, having a role as himself in Rock Of Ages, his autobiography The Rock Star That God Forgot, and experience of chariot racing, plus much more. 

#18: Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey (The Expanse book 1)

Richard and Matt discuss the book Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey, which is the basis for the Netflix scifi show The Expanse.
This episode of Tome Talk is also available to watch on our YouTube channel, The Meddlesome Meeples: 

Nov-17 #1: News, plus album reviews for Jeff Scott Soto and The Dark Element

In this episode Matt and Heather present album news regarding Houston, Panorama and Squealer, tour information for Bad Touch, and album reviews for upcoming releases by Jeff Scott Soto and The Dark Element, the new project fronted by former Nightwish and Alyson Avenue singer Anette Olzon.

INTERVIEW: Night Ranger’s Kelly Keagy

Kelly Keagy of Night Ranger joins Matt on the phone for a chat about Night Ranger’s 12th studio album “Don’t Let Up”, songwriting, having 2 lead vocalists in a band, his solo material, and some excellent questions submitted by fans, including topics such as Brad Gillis and Ozzy Osbourne, Sister Christian, and Boogie Nights. 

#34: Tyrants of the Underdark

Matt and Richard look at Tyrants of the Underdark, a D&D themed board game of deckbuilding and area control.

This is also available to watch on Youtube, as well as a 5 minute version of the review, links further down. 

#17: Under The Eagle by Simon Scarrow

Matt talks about the Roman historical fiction novel Under The Eagle, the first book of the Eagle series by Simon Scarrow, starring Macro and Cato. You can also watch Tome Talk on YouTube, links below.

#17: Fictional Music Releases

The Cat (Red Dwarf) released “Tongue Tied”, Spock (technically Leonard Nimoy) released “The Ballad Of Bilbo Baggins”. Which other fictional characters should release music, and in which genre? Tiny Meeples, Big Talk is also available to watch on YouTube, links below.

#33: Fate of the Elder Gods by Fabled Nexus

Matt and Richard look at the Lovecraftian horror game that offers something a bit different by placing you on the side of the cultists! Which of the elder gods will you try to bring to Earth?