The rock band Red Treasure shares stories and behind-the-scenes tales from their experiences making and playing their music, and navigating life and the music business in Los Angeles.


  • The Story Behind the Song: You Can Go Home Again

    The Story Behind the Song: You Can Go Home Again

    03/09/2019 Duração: 55min

    In RTR #12, Collin goes solo and tells the stories and meaning behind the writing of Red Treasure’s song “You Can Go Home Again.” He wrote the song in 2012, 3 years before Red Treasure formed.

  • Corey, Geoff and LAFX

    Corey, Geoff and LAFX

    27/08/2019 Duração: 01h07min

    On RTR #11, Collin interviews Corey Landis, who plays piano on both of the band’s first 2 EP’s. They discuss Corey’s first solo album “Feast of Scraps,” and then Corey tells the story of how he met and came to work with legendary producer Geoff Emerick at LAFX, where both Red Treasure EP’s would eventually be recorded.

  • How USC Rocks

    How USC Rocks

    18/08/2019 Duração: 01h13min

    On RTR #10, Gabe joins Collin for the first segment, and they recall how they first met and formed the band. In the second portion of the episode, Collin chats with Emma, Joel and Spencer, students at the University of Southern California, about their experience of music on campus, and how rock music fits into their world in 2019.

  • When Dear Silence Was Loud Part Two

    When Dear Silence Was Loud Part Two

    12/08/2019 Duração: 45min

    On RTR #9, Collin rejoins the conversation with Gabriel’s friends Scott and Mike, as they continue and eventually finish telling the tale of Dear Silence, the band Gabriel was in before Red Treasure. Mike talks about his favorite punk rock moment that occurred during one of the band’s live performances.

  • When Dear Silence Was Loud Part One

    When Dear Silence Was Loud Part One

    05/08/2019 Duração: 45min

    On RTR #8, Collin talks about the Release Show for the new EP Dark Red Soul. Drummer Gabriel’s lifelong friends Scott and Mike then return to talk about the rise and fall of the band Gabriel was in before Red Treasure, Dear Silence. This episode is Part One of Two.

  • The Magic Gazebo Day

    The Magic Gazebo Day

    24/07/2019 Duração: 41min

    On RTR #7, Collin gives an update on recent shows, the upcoming EP release and show, and the awesome thing the fans did. He then interviews his friend and his former Life Coach, Stephanie, and they recall the strangest and most wonderful moment that happened around one of Red Treasure’s songs.

  • Worst Case Ever of Violin Neck

    Worst Case Ever of Violin Neck

    17/04/2019 Duração: 01h01min

    RTR #6: Collin and Gabe discuss songs by The Cure, Lit, and Cage the Elephant. Guest Erick Lopez and Collin discuss the homelessness epidemic in LA, hip hop, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. And the tragic injury that ended his career as a concert violinist.

  • Relish My Hot Dog

    Relish My Hot Dog

    08/04/2019 Duração: 41min

    On RTR #5, Gabe is off for the week so Collin chats a second time with their friend Kate. They discuss the rise of Silicon Valley, the tech boom in LA known to some as Silicon Beach, and what we all lost when MySpace died. The reason behind the unusual name of Kate’s musical project is also revealed.

  • The Berkeley Bombshell

    The Berkeley Bombshell

    01/04/2019 Duração: 45min

    On RTR #4, Collin and Gabe wax rhapsodically about metronomes and click tracks. Collin chats with their friend Kate, who talks about how Orange County isn’t actually right next to LA, and reveals the big surprise she had in store for someone on her college graduation day.

  • Long Beach Scrunchies and the LA Soccer Riots

    Long Beach Scrunchies and the LA Soccer Riots

    25/03/2019 Duração: 34min

    On RTR #3, Red Treasure super-fans Patricia and Shawny chat with Collin about Long Beach, playing the violin and cello, and what happens in LA when Mexico plays in the World Cup.

  • The Guitar from Jesus

    The Guitar from Jesus

    18/03/2019 Duração: 31min

    On RTR #2, Gabriel’s long-time friends Scott Hosmer and Mike Persi stop by to chat with Collin about music, videos, the bands of the their past, and a special gift, discovered long ago in a church attic.

  • Save the Pigeons

    Save the Pigeons

    11/03/2019 Duração: 19min

    On RTR #1, Collin and Gabe discuss their day trying find a place in downtown LA to have an important band meeting to set their goals for 2019. No pigeons were harmed in the making of this episode.