For most aspiring rock stars, the prize is recording and touring—and having a loading dock to receive the mountains of cash being delivered to your home. However, a fulfilling music career can come in many forms that best suit the individual.

Guitar player and author Jeffrey Lee Campbell spoke with me about his book Do Stand So Close which documents his career journey which included an improbably, demanding and enlightening period playing guitar for Sting.

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This episode of Electric Sky is published as part of the Canadian National Day of Podcasting, initiated by the (now-retired) Canadian Podcast Buffet to bring dusty old podcasts out for a shine for a one-day reunion-like festival on December 1, 2010. Somehow it became an annual event.

We miss you Bob Goyetche (1969-2016).