Episode 54: Chuck Garvey of moe.

The first 2020 installment of The JamBase Podcast features a “The Art Of The Setlist” segment with moe. guitarist Chuck Garvey. Episode 54 starts with a special “The Rundown” that contains a recap of Jam Cruise 18 recorded by four members of Team JamBase aboard the MSC Divina just hours before the ship returned to Miami.

moe. played two sets on Jam Cruise 18 and Garvey spoke with JamBase’s Scott Bernstein about how the band puts its setlists together. Chuck used the group’s theater set as an example of how the quintet typically decides what to play. The guitarist also discussed moe.’s forthcoming studio album and working new tunes into setlists. Additional topics covered were audibles, moe.’s nightly setlist meetings, the ever-changing length of the band’s songs and more.

Up first is “The Rundown” featuring ScottyB as well as JamBase’s Court Scott, Maya Gans and Dianna Hank. Each of the four discussed their favorite moments from the trip, new musical discoveries, what they hope for on future Jam Cruises and more. Court also weighed in on her first JC experience, which she detailed in a recent article. For more on Jam Cruise 18, check out Scotty’s highlights from day one, two, three, the day four outstanding moe. set and days four and five.

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