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If you're a veteran of ROCKNPOD weekend or checking us out for the first time, we thought it would be a good idea to give you an idea of what to expect from this annual celebration of rock and podcasting. WHERE? Unlike previous years, ROCKNPOD weekend will be taking place in a central location! Both our Friday night preparty concert and Saturday ROCKNPOD Expo will take place at the Nashville Airport Marriott. This hotel has played host to several top conventions in the Nashville area for many years. Fully renovated in 2016, Nashville Airport Marriott is a stunning venue that boasts beautiful hotel rooms, a great pool deck, Champions Bar and Lounge, and several great ballrooms and meeting rooms that we will...

We're going bigger and better for ROCKNPOD 2019. Part of that is our awesome venue for this year! Rising over the eastern suburbs of Nashville is the newly remodeled and beautiful Nashville Airport Marriott. An ideal convention/expo hotel, this stunning venue features stylish rooms, fantastic event spaces, a perfect outdoor courtyard for nightlife, relaxing pool deck, and easy access to the interstate to downtown which is a short drive away. Stay on-site with our specially-discounted room and enjoy all the events taking place without worrying about the drive! Discounted Room Rate Nashville hotel rates are pretty crazy these days, sometimes exceeding $400/night. We’ve negotiated a special discounted rate, well below the standard rate for the Marriott. Don’t wait too long though as our...

We're super stoked to welcome back returning podcasters as well as new ones for ROCKNPOD 2019! This year, ROCKNPOD weekend gets bigger and better! Registered podcasts can expect a great opportunity for networking, education, content-creation, and much more! For the past two years, ROCKNPOD has become the #1 destination for music artists and podcasters to connect, network, and promote each other. As radio continues to ignore the vast majority of musical talent, music podcasts are filling that void. We'd love for you to join us in Nashville this August! There are three tiered option to be a registered ROCKNPOD podcaster. Click on the link below to see your options! ...

We’re excited to announce that Memphis rock trio Under the Radar will be joining us at ROCKNPOD Opening for bands like Kansas, Loverboy, .38 Special, Saliva, Better Than Ezra, LA Guns, and Bret Michaels, Under The Radar has proven that they can hold their own on the big stages. The most amazing thing though is that they’re just 14, 15, and 16 years old. You may have heard from some that rock is dead, well Under The Radar is here to let you know that rock-n-roll is alive and well. UTR formed in August of 2014 and they played their first show one month later. There was no denying that something special was happening. When they met, they were only 10, 11...

We’re excited to announce thatt Ben & Dakota from Denman will be joining us at ROCKNPOD! Formed in the spring of 2016 by brothers Ben and Dakota Denman, recent Nashville transplants from upstate NY who had a vision: to take the Nashville music scene by storm. With hard rock/ heavy metal songs that are full of energy, Denman is gaining popularity through the local rock scene. With influences such as Metallica, Motley Crue, and the mighty Van Halen, they'll put on a show full of energy that takes you back in time. Their sound is rounded out by the Swedish heavy hitter on drums, Ted Karol, and fellow Nashville Hard Rocker, Robbie Crede on bass. With guitar solos that will take you...

We continue our interviews with podcasts appearing at Rock n Pod this year.  This time we chat with hosts from the fantastic Roach Coach Podcast, Lorin & Jenny. So, Roach Koach Podcast.  What is it all about and how did you start it (eg how long you been doing it etc)? Lorin: "The Roach Koach Podcast is myself, Jennifer Bloomer, and Matt Naas. Every episode we listen to a different Nu-Metal album and decide if it belongs in the Nu-Metal Canon, representing the best and most interesting music that the genre has to offer. The impetus behind the show was that Nu-Metal is the most openly reviled genre of music currently, yet it was the most popular music in the world for...

We’re excited to announce that Ricky Dover Jr (Biters) will be joining us at ROCKNPOD!e Ricky is a rock musician from Nashville TN. RD was born in Houston TX, but spent his formative years growing up in the eclectic college town of Knoxville TN. A happenstance of piano lessons at an early age sparked a lifelong interest in music. By age 14, after pilfering his father’s record collection, RD began being mentored by several local guitar gurus and started gigging locally with several bands. Following graduating from MTSU in spring 2010 with a degree in Music Production, RD was recruited by Atlanta’s The Booze, and helped the band finish their final album, “At Maximum Volume.” Returning to Nashville in 2011, RD worked...

We’re excited to announce that Kenny Olson will be joining us again this year at ROCKNPOD! Olson has chops, sure, but he matches that with instinct and passion, grit and originality. All of that is heard on KENNY OLSON CARTEL, the Nashville-based axeman’s first full-scale solo album on an eye-popping resume that includes a founding tenure in Kid Rock’s Twisted Brown Trucker Band as well numerous appearances on the Experience Hendrix Tour and live or recording collaborations with the likes of Metallica, Aerosmith, Billy Gibbons, Buddy Guy, Run-DMC, Chaka Khan, Sheryl Crow, Faith Evans, Les Paul and the all-star group 7daybinge and more. Meet Kenny Olson at ROCKNPOD! $10.00 gets you in the door! Other guests at ROCKNPOD include current/former members of Angel,...

We’re excited to announce that Todd “Toddzilla” Austin will be joining us again this year at ROCKNPOD! For over three decades, the tall purple man known as “Toddzilla” has been a unique part of the Nashville musical landscape. His skills as a guitarist and performer--along with his lengthy tenure in the rock ‘n’ roll trenches of Music City--have earned him titles like “Legend” and “Nashville Icon.” Those in the know in the most musical city in America have no doubt about who he is. He walks his own path with his unique and daring image, cultivated to embody the funkiness of his music; it always gets him noticed immediately. Toddzilla’s hairstyle has become as iconic in Nashville as Michael Jackson’s glove. A...

We’re excited to announce that Eerie Von (Danzig/Samhain) will be joining us at ROCKNPOD! Eerie is a founding member and bass player of Samhain and Danzig, photographer, artist, and author of the book Misery Obscura. Meet Eerie Von at ROCKNPOD! $10.00 gets you in the door! Other guests at ROCKNPOD include current/former members of Angel, KISS, Tesla, Shinedown, STARZ, Tora Tora, Korn, Winger, Loudness, Keel, Beautiful Creatures, Kik Tracee, Bang Tango, and more to be announced. Over 25 rock themed podcast will be on-site recording and meeting listeners! A ROCKNPOD museum will be on-site showing off stage played gear from some of your favorite bands! Also, numerous vinyl and memorabilia dealers will be on hand selling the best in all-things-Rock! ROCKNPOD takes place Saturday August 25,...