New Episode of the ARCLight Podcast has dropped featuring Hersey grad Erich Specht

S03E03: Push Puppets, Adventures of the Musical Union and Elvis Costello’s Pizza: A Conversation with Erich Specht

Erich Specht is a 1986 graduate of Hersey High School. He also attended River Trails back when it was a junior high. As the man behind the band Push Puppets, Erich came to the ARC Studio to talk about his life in music, the new Push Puppets album and played a few songs. 

He also reminisced about his time at Hersey and the founding of a short-lived club called the Adventures of the Musical Union.

Oh, and he also talked about a slice of pizza he got from Elvis Costello. Listen to the episode to understand this picture:

More information about Erich Specht and Push Puppets can be found at  Digital downloads are available on Bandcamp. The new album from the band is called Allegory Grey.

You can also find the Push Puppets on Spotify.

The episode features a lot of music references. Here is a list of the bands, artists and songs mentioned in the episode:

The Replacements

Elvis Costello

Cheap Trick

Veruca Salt

Fallout Boy


Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young

The Tragically Hip


Rick Springfield, "Jessie's Girl"

Tommy Tutone, "867-5309/Jenny"

Led Zeppelin, "Stairway to Heaven"


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