Podcasts

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 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...

So, there's a lot of moving parts to this expo and everything around it. We get it. We've had numerous questions about what it is, when are certain things happening, etc. With that in mind, I thought it best to put as much info as we can into one post so you can have your questions answered and have a reasonable expectation for the great weekend we have in store at the end of August. What is ROCKNPOD? ROCKNPOD is the brainchild of BJ Kramp and myself. BJ hosts the awesome Rock and/or Roll Podcast and I co-host the Decibel Geek Podcast. After becoming friends with a number of other rock podcasts we always kept coming back to the same query; "Wouldn't...

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...

There will be lots of famous faces at Rock n Pod 2 and none more so than the dynamic duo of Steven Michael and Sonny "Hollywood" Pooni of the Growin' Up Rock podcast!  They are bringing it every week with their unique take on rock music and we thought it would be great to speak to Steven about the show and Rock n Pod 2.   So, your podcast...

[caption id="attachment_515" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Discography Discussion at Rock N Pod last year, and yes, that's actually an original press of Slayer's South of Heaven[/caption] OK, I will put it on (ahem) record here - I love the Discography Discussion podcast!  They take an in-depth look at the whole catalogue of metal artists and dissect the records with a fan's eye.  It is a weekly show, hosted by Dan, Geoff and Joe.   As they are coming in the Rock n Pod Expo in August, I therefore jumped at the opportunity to chat with Dan, to get the scoop on all things DD.   - Coxy So, your podcast...

Welcome to the first of our special interviews with podcasters attending the Rock n Pod 2 Expo in Nashville, where we put the hard questions to them and see what they're looking forward to at the event. First up, we interview CGCM Podcast from Canada, featuring the legends Rich "The Meister" Dillon and Wally "Gator" Norton.  The show is building up a great following, due to their huge energy and humor, along with the fantastic rock music that they play. So, CGCM Podcast - what is it all about and how did you start it? Meister: It's two beer loving, back bacon eating, touque wearing, hard rock/metal music passionate Canadians talking and spinning great Hard rock/metal tunes. Each episode has its theme/topic and...

The Nashville Rock n Pod Expo is proud to welcome back the KISSFAQ Podcast. Hosted by Julian Gill, Lonnie Weischaar, Mark Anthony K, and Ken Keenan, the KissFAQ Podcast is a weekly chat show featuring members of the KissFAQ message board and other guests discussing a wide variety of KISS-related topics. The objective is simple: Have fun chatting with other fans from around the world and hopefully entertain the Kiss Army in the process. "By the board for the bored!" KISSFAQ   KISSFAQ Podcast has been kind enough to offer perks for interested donors. Details below! $30 - "KISS On Tour, 1983-1997" clothbound hardcover misprint. Special limited edition hardcover in 6x9" format unavailable commercially. 5 were made for the Atlanta Expo, but the printer...