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We’re excited to announce that Rock Rage Radio has partnered on as a sponsor for ROCKNPOD! Rock Rage Radio is a 24/7 digital broadcast radio station that has a staff that covers over 40 US States and 20 countries worldwide. Rock Rage Radio covers major festivals in the US, Europe, and Asia including Download Festival, HellFest and Rock on the Range. Rock Rage Radio supports the unsigned and signed artists equally and is a reporting radio station with Foundations Secondary Market Rock Chart. [caption id="attachment_679" align="alignright" width="300"] Rock Rage Radio [/caption] Rock Rage Radio will be devoting the month of July to a ROCKNPOD Takeover! Numerous mentions of ROCKNPOD will be made on their many great shows, blocks of music from ROCKNPOD guests will be...

We’re thrilled to announce that Taco Mouth will be joining us at ROCKNPOD! Formed by members of The Dead Deads Erica Sellers and Angela Lese, Taco Mouth also features Shawn Hammer, Flip Cooper (Rearview Ghost), and singer Erica Dilanjian (Lady E and the Black Light, En Esch, Lords of Acid). Influenced by The Ramones, The Kinks, MC5, The Runaways, The Clash, and others, Taco Mouth released the EP W.G.A.F produced by the legendary Michael Wagener. A full-length studio album, also produced by Wagener, is due in late 2018. Meet Taco Mouth at ROCKNPOD! $10.00 gets you in the door! Other guests at ROCKNPOD include current/former members of Angel, KISS, STARZ, Tora Tora, Korn, Winger, Accept, Loudness, Keel, Joan Jett, Kik Tracee, Bang Tango, and...

We’re thrilled to announce that Brendan Harkin will be a guest at ROCKNPOD! Brendan, known for his guitar work in STARZ, wrote & performed on their first three albums, ‘STARZ’, ‘Violation,’ and ‘Attention Shoppers.’ Formed from the ashes of early 70’s pop band Looking Glass, STARZ was managed by KISS manager Bill Aucoin and signed to Capitol Records in 1976. Their major hit single "Cherry Baby" in the spring of 1977 came from the album Violation, produced by Jack Douglas of Aerosmith fame. Jack Douglas produced their first two albums Starz and Violation. Most fans consider Violation their best album and compare it stylistically to Kiss and Aerosmith output. Their third album, the self produced Attention Shoppers!, was more in the vein of power...

We’re thrilled to announce that Jacob Cade will be a guest at ROCKNPOD! Jacob is an 18-year-old American singer, songwriter, musician, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as lead singer and guitarist of The Jacob Cade Project, a three-piece band he formed in a mission to preserve the legacy of classic rock ‘n roll. Heavily influenced from musical greats such as Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix, Slash, Ace Frehley, Billy Gibbons and Jerry Lee Lewis, Cade revives a lost art of masterful musicianship and the natural ability to entertain a crowd. Jacob has worked closely with legendary producer Michael Wagener (whose credits include working with the likes of Metallica, Dokken, King’s X, etc.). Plans include issuing a string of singles, before offering up an EP...

We’re thrilled to announce that TORA TORA will be guests at ROCKNPOD! TORA TORA, formed in Memphis, TN in the late 1980s, includes band members include Keith Douglas, Patrick Francis, John Patterson and Anthony Corder. TORA TORA has two major releases Surprise Attack/Wild America through A&M Records that promoted five singles and videos (Walkin’ Shoes, Guilty, Phantom Rider, Amnesia and Faith Healer). The band has six independent releases, The Warehouse Sessions, Bombs Away, Miss B. Haven, Before and After, Revolution Day, and most recently a live performance concert Live from Minglewood, in Memphis #ROCKOUTCANCER. Live appearances have been at festivals Rocklahoma, Farm Rock, Rock & Skull and Monster of Rock Cruise. TORA TORA will be at ROCKNPOD meeting fans, signing autographs, and recording with several...

We’re pleased to announce that Andre LaBelle will be a guest at ROCKNPOD! Andre has recently recorded for Robert Fleischman (formerly of Journey) and his new band, The Sky. His drumming is showcased for Flood The Engine, a band featuring Bill Leverty of Firehouse, Jimmy Kunes of Cactus and bass guitar legend Keith Horne. Having lived ten years in Los Angeles as a session player, he has been honored to work with many artists, such as KISS guitarist Vinnie Vincent, Richie Kotzen, Michael Monarch of Steppenwolf, Chris Holmes, and Buckcherry's Josh Todd to name a few. He has also appeared in a variety of clinics and live settings including work on television and film. Check out his most recent recordings with German...

The Synaptic Empire podcast is striking back with power at the Rock n Pod 2 Expo!  The well established podcast covers a wide variety of music with diverse playlists and interesting takes on many different subjects.  We caught up with Randy of the podcast for a great chat about all things that "force" the podcast on. So, your podcast...

We’re thrilled to announce that Punky Meadows will be a guest at ROCKNPOD! Punky is best known for being the iconic lead guitarist of the 70's band ANGEL on Casablanca Records. Known for their elaborate stage show and all-white costumes, They released six albums for Casablanca and toured non-stop playing American arenas with Aerosmith, Rush, Journey, Styx, Ted Nugent, and others. A highly successful Japanese tour would include two nights headlining the legendary Budokan . ANGEL appeared on the television shows American Bandstand, Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert, The Midnight Special, and in the film Foxes. In 2016 Punky released his first solo album FALLEN ANGEL that Charted number 6 on the Heatseekers Billboard Chart as well as 3 other Charting positions. It...

We’re thrilled to announce that Frank Dimino will be a guest at ROCKNPOD! Frank is best known to millions of people as the lead singer of 70s iconic rock group ANGEL. Known for their elaborate stage show and all-white costumes, Casablanca Records signed ANGEL to a multi-album deal upon the recommendation of KISS without even hearing the band play. They released six albums for Casablanca and toured non-stop playing American arenas with Aerosmith, Rush, Journey, Styx, Ted Nugent, and others. A highly successful Japanese tour would include two nights headlining the legendary Budokan. ANGEL appeared on the television shows American Bandstand, Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert, The Midnight Special, and in the film “Foxes”. Years later after ANGEL disbanded a revamped version of...