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Jon talks with Mark Kassa, VP at Mi5 Detroit/Universal Music Group/ Voting Member of the Grammy Awards, about the power of music!

Voting member of the Grammy Awards (Recording Academy)
Graduate of Musicians Institute- Hollywood, CA
VP at RL Recordings
Slight Return®Producer/Guitar/Vocals/Owner
DMAN Foundation- Executive Board Member
Axis Music Foundation- Executive Board Member
Axis Music Academy- co-founder
The D Cap
Welcome to the D TV show
Music 301
Music Player Magazine writer
Sponsored by Shin-ei Vibe-Bro guitar effects alongside Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Eric Johnson, Doyle Bramhall II and others
Chaldean Chamber of Commerce Board Member(past)
Chaldean Festival Board Member (past)
AFPD Entertainment/Music Coordinator (past)
Produced/recorded with George Clinton (Parliament/Funkadelic), Billy Cox (Jimi Hendrix), Andy Vargas (Santana), Dennis Chambers (P-Funk, Santana), Dennis Coffey (Motown, Funk Brothers, Temptations), Davey Pattison (Gamma, Montrose, Trower), Tony (T Money) Green (Dramatics, Dr Dre, Snoop Dog, Tupac,etc), Pete Thompson (Robert Plant, Robin Trower, Silverhead), Glenn Letsch (Journey, Greg Allman, Trower, Gamma), Jack Endino and Chris Hanszek (Nirvana, Soundgarden, Mudhoney), Jim Diamond (White Stripes), Alan Sanderson (The Rolling Stones, Elton John, Michael Jackson and more)
studio guitarist
music educator/consultant
Owner of of multiple international trademarks for “The D”®​ and “Welcome To The D”​®
“It’s a Detroit Thing”®​”It’s a D Thing”®​​ “Shake Your Detroit Right”®​ and “Hail The Heroes”​® and “So Detroit”® (welcometothed.com)
Co-chair of various festivals
Talent Buyer/Contractor/Consultant for festivals and private events

*E – explicit language may be used in this podcast.