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‘Southern Paradise’ at #3 on the Paul Mac Super Indie Show on Hamilton Radio!

WOW!!! The Super Indie Show Weekly Top 40 Request Chart just came out and I’m at #2 with ‘Just A Little Time’ by Lisa Coppola that I co-wrote with her…and then at #3 with my song ‘Southern Paradise’!! This rocks in so may ways. As a writer and as a performer. Too cool! Congrats to everyone on the Top 40 this week!
Hit the The Super Indie Show page and request ‘Southern Paradise’!! Lets push it to #1 for next week! It would be awesome to have a #1 single… :-)

Check out the station live!!

And hit the Facebook page to make requests!


Southern Paradise hits #14 on HR1 Radio!

WOW!! How cool. My song ‘Souther Paradise’ is #14 this week on the HR1 Radio Most Requested Top 40! And a song I wrote with Lisa Coppola, ‘Just A Little Time’ is at #17!! Two in the Top 20…and Lisa also has a song at #3 called ‘Stuck To My Shoe’!
Thanks to all that requested the songs!! What a great way to end the week!
Support Indie music and give the station a listen!
Happy Friday All!!
Check out the show here:

‘Just A Little Time’ Goes #1!!

‘Just A Little Time’…a song John co-wrote with singer Lisa Coppola, went #1 on HT1’s Hamilton Radio Show! The song is Lisa’s first single for an upcoming project and was the most requested song of the week for the week of July 15th! Its an exciting thing to have a song fan voted up to #1 and we are excited for John and Lisa! Check the song out at Lisa’s website –>

Available for Summer Dates on Drums and Percussion!

John is available for summer dates on drums and percussion. If you have small dates that need some extra beats, or a full tour that needs a drummer, reach out and check availability. John would love to hit the stage and rock!

Check out The Tuesday Night Indie Show With TAG Tonight!!

TONIGHT! WE have Indie Artist/singer/songwriter/radio host and long time friend Ray Powers on the show LIVE via Skype! We’re gonna talk about his upcoming CD, HIS radio show, and SO much more! Put it on your calendar and be sure to tune in!

Tonights Lineup will be:
– Collective Soul
– Black Country Communion
– Lisa Coppola Music Page
– Johnny Monaco
– Ray Powers
– Naomi K

Call in on the studio Line at 815-69-Indie (694-6343)
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**Get the LiT Radio app in the Android & Apple stores and keep up with everything no matter where you are!

See ya tonight…8pm SHARP!

John & Leap Dog Music Sign with Westwood Music Group

Westwood Music group has signed John and Leap Dog Music to a publishing/song licensing deal to shop John’s entire music catalog for film & TV placement!

“I am excited to announce that Leap Dog Music & myself have signed a contract with Westwood Music Group to shop my catalog of music for film & TV! I’m hoping to find some great placements and homes for the music I write and co-write!! Glad to be part of the Westwood Music Group family!”

We are excited as to what Westwood Music Group can do and hope we land some songs in some nice places!!

John Now A Fishman Endorsed Artist!

We are proud to announce that John is now an Artist Endorsee with Fishman!! Fishman is a fantastic company that make products for mostly acoustic players…from pickups to PA’s &  amps. John has been using Fishman products for years including his PA and live touring guitars, which are equipped with the Fishman Aura systems.

We are truly excited to enter into this relationship with Fishman and can’t wait for years of great music with them!

Check them out at


ROCKWiRED MAGAZiNE just announced the winners of their 2015 Readers Poll. John was nominated in 3 categories and we’re happy to announce we have won all three! Best Male Artist, Best Recording EP, and Best Song!! ITs all thanks to you guys and we can’t ever thank you enough for it!

From John:
I have to say a HUGE THANK YOU to all of you guys! I won all three categories in the ROCKWiRED MAGAZiNE Readers Poll Awards thanks to all of you that voted. This was a readers poll, so it was all up to you guys to make it happen and man did you. We killed it in all three categories. I’m truly humbled by this and its a great way to start my year! I”ve said it a million times, you guys are the reason i get to do what I do and i never take that for granted.

As a THANK YOU, here is the True Believer EP for FREE for everyone today! Go get it!’

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Blast Magazine Names ‘True Believer’ In 2015 Top 10!

Blast Magazine  has announced their 2015 Top 10 Releases Of The Year. (by order Of Release Date)
- Every Mothers Nightmare – Grind
- Gothard – Bang
- Hinder – When The Smoke Clears
- Jeff LeBar – One For The Road
- Joel Hoestra’s 13 – Dying To Live
- John Taglieri – True Believer
- Scorpions – Return To Forever
- Thunder – Wonder Days
- UFO – A Conspiracy Of Stars
- Whitesnake – The Purple Album
We are HONORED to be included in such an amazing list! Huge Thanks to Blast Magazine for the honor!


Check Out The Nominee Guide For The RockWired Music Awards

Check out the Nominees guide for this years Rockpwired Music Awards!! John is on pages 68-71 along with an interview, but also check out everyone in the guide and support indie music!