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We’re thrilled to announce that Megadeth bassist David Ellefson will be a guest at the Nashville ROCKNPOD Expo! From humble farm roots in rural Minnesota, David Ellefson has come a long way, literally and figuratively, to conquering stages around the world as bassist of thrash metal titans MEGADETH. Revered for his unique, hard-hitting playing style, and unwavering dedication to his musical craft, Ellefson has woven a vast professional tapestry as a bassist, songwriter, record producer, clinician and author. As a member of MEGADETH, he has been awarded 10 Grammy nominations, countless gold & platinum records and toured the world for the better part of 3 decades. In addition to Megadeth, David has lent his playing and writing abilities to several other recording...

Congratulations to Totally Driven Entertainment who have won the ROCKNPOD Expo Hashtag Contest.  They will receive a Podcaster Platinum Package which includes the following: PLEASE NOTE - The Podcaster Platinum ticket covers ALL HOSTS of a participating podcast. ACCESS The Podcaster Platinum Ticket provides you with early access to the ROCKNPOD Expo on Saturday August 10th at Nashville Airport Marriott. Early access admission starts at 10:00am. EDUCATION  The Podcaster Platinum ticket also entitles you to full access to the ROCKNPOD Education Track featuring guest speakers and workshops that will help you, as a podcaster, get started, learn keys to social media promotion, and tips for building your audience. The ROCKNPOD Education Track takes place in a private breakout room and will only be open to...

We’re excited to announce that Lipstick Generation will kicking things off with a performance at our ROCKNPOD Preparty taking place Friday August 9th at the Nashville Airport Marriott! Lipstick Generation is a hard rock band from Nashville, TN. The band began in 2010 when lead vocalist and songwriter Greg Troyan began working with guitarist Billy Morris (Warrant/Quiet Riot/Paul Gilbert). The duo produced a 12 song demo of original songs written by Troyan in the classic hard rock style of bands like Kiss, Alice Cooper, Thin Lizzy and Motley Crue. After completing the demo, Greg Troyan enlisted the help of bassist Stephen Smith to form a live version of the band and began performing shows in the Nashville area. At the time,...

We’re thrilled to announce that Memphis rockers Roxy Blue will joining us at ROCKNPOD! Formed in 1990, Roxy Blue was quickly a force to be reckoned with in the local music scene. Roxy Blue was soon signed to Geffen Records in 1992 by Tom Zutaut (GNR , Tesla , Motley Crue) and Doug Thaler with Top Rock Management (Motley Crue). Their debut album Want Some was produced by Mike Clink (GNR, Whitesnake). In 2013, three albums were released via FnA Records: Want Some More, Stripped and Live At Nightmoves. The recordings on Want Some More are demos of songs that were going to be for Roxy Blue‘s sophomore album release. The recordings on Stripped are some of the Roxy Blue classics...

We’re excited to announce Nashville recording band EightBall will be performing at our ROCKNPOD Preparty Friday August 9th at the Nashville Airport Marriott! Eightball… “A modern band with a classic look and feel!” David Bush was fed up with an average band, playing average shows and wanted to start something extravagant and something special…EightBall. David spent several months searching the Southeast for not only good, seasoned musicians but also good performers. After many auditions, he brought in Drummer, Jared Qualls, Bass Veteran, Val Batts, and Guitarists, Chuck Gee and Greg Burnette…thus EightBall was born in 2017. EightBall can go from screamin’ loud dual guitar solos to soulful ballads and all points in between, while giving you EightBall fans one hell of a smoke...

We’re thrilled to announce that Jason Bieler of Saigon Kick will be joining us at ROCKNPOD! Hailing from Miami, Saigon Kick was formed in 1988 by Bieler and vocalist Matt Kramer along with bassist Chris McLernon and drummer Phil Varone. They gained a following on the local club scene and generated enough of a buzz to be signed to Third Stone records in 1990, and they released their first album in 1991. Their second album, The Lizard, released in 1992 spawned the band's biggest hit single, "Love Is on the Way", which garnered initial airplay on South Florida's WSHE.  They toured from summer 1992 to spring 1993, enjoying gold status sales for The Lizard. Later releases for Saigon Kick include the underrated...

We’re excited to announce ROCKNPOD Sponsor KLICK TEE SHOP! [embed]http://nashvillerocknpodexpo.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/klick-tee-shop_rocknpod2109%281%29.mp4[/embed] Founded by designer Ed Spangenberg, Klick Tee has been turning heads in the world of KISS fandom with their smart, deep cut designs related to the band’s history. We’ll let Ed take it from here! “As a fan of the hottest band in the world, I wanted to create a t-shirt line that I always wanted as a fan, but I have never seen before. My shirts are all designed by me as I take into consideration the history of the band and find those "deep cut" instances where I'm not just taking some random photo and slapping it on a tee. I research, sketch, and create my designs with Adobe Illustrator and...

ROCKNPOD is happy to announce that the lead singer, songwriter, guitar for the Southern California-based band Pump5, Steven Todd Barnett will be joining us at this year's edition of the expo. Steven has been writing and fronting this high-energy, in-your-face SoCal brand of rock all over the United States and parts of Canada for over ten years. Recently partnering with HiVol Music, Pump5’s new release, Full Service, dropped on April 5th, 2019. The writing styles of Barnett have been winning audiences over for years and promise to steamroll all who lend an ear. With a continuing touring schedule, the infectious sound of Pump5 will no doubt be coming to you, conquering one fan at a time, with the mantra, “Only three things...

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...