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The Sound Of...Jumbled Emotions (Season 2 Episode 37)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Tears (Bad and Good):    (Time:   18:32) In reference to joining Warren Haynes on stage playing “All Apologies” Dave Grohl recently told Rolling Stone"As we were playing it, the audience starts to sing along, and I'm crying my eyes out onstage trying to keep it together - what a beautiful moment.",…

The Sound Of...Led Zeppelin (Season 2 Episode28)

Segment One: The Sound Of…LZ at 50:   (Time:   25:48) In celebration of Led Zeppelin’s 50th Anniversary Anne, and The Rev look into the storied history of the band. Jimmy Page answers a couple of Steve’s questions and Robert Plant salutes Anne from the stage!  Segment Two: The Sound Of…Led Zeppelin Trivia:   (Time:   14:19)…

The Sound Of...Mostley Guitars (Season 2 Episode 36)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Collections:   (Time:   13:45) Anne and Steve discuss the upcoming Play It Loud Exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art focused on the instruments of Roc & Roll. Segment Two: The Sound Of…Guitar Players:   (Time:   28:54) Steve points out why a recent Top 25 List of the best guitar players…

The Sound Of...Clickbait (Season 2 Episode 35)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Biopics:   (Time:   14:02) Anne and Steve discuss the biopics on the way from Elton John and Dave Grohl, and submit a few artists’ stories they would like to see captured on film. Segment Two: The Sound Of…Foreigner:   (Time:   19:42) Foreigner have a musical in the works and some reunion…

The Sound Of...Generation Axe (Season 2 Episode 34)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Guitar Master Vai:   (Time:   15:00) Steve Black’s interview with Steve Vai backstage at the Generation Axe show in Detroit. Steve and Steve talk about the tour, the upcoming live album, the recent “Dark Matter” video and the Frank Zappa hologram. Segment Two: The Sound Of… Father Zakk:   (Time:   9:16)…

The Sound Of...Timeless Music

Segment One: The Sound Of…Different Eras:   (Time:   22:04) Would Pink Floyd have been a massive success if they started their career today? How would Green Day have fared in the 70s? Anne and Steve discuss the various eras of rock and the bands that are truly timeless. Segment Two: The Sound Of… Queen:  …

The Sound Of...A Final Kiss

Segment One: The Sound Of…The Kiss PodKast Part 1:   (Time:   25:10) To coincide with the announcement of Kiss' End of the Road Tour, Anne and Steve welcome special guest “Joe” who owns the single largest private collection of official Kiss merch in the world Segment Two: The Sound Of… The Kiss PodKast Part 2:…

The Sound Of...Artistic Images (Season 2 - Episode 31)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Art, Really BIG Art:   (Time:   21:28) Anne and Steve invite graphic artist John Rios in to talk about his work designing and creating images for Alice Cooper, Korn, Kid Rock, Kiss, Fleetwood Mac, Ghost, Ted Nugent Motley Crue and others. Segment Two: The Sound Of…Even More Art:   (Time:   24:13)…

The Sound Of...Drums (Season 2 Episode 30)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Drums (Quiz Style):   (Time:   14:31) Can you name a song just by listening to the Drums? Steve has isolated drum tracks presented in a game show setting for Anne and Rev to test your rock & roll knowledge.  Segment Two: The Sound Of…Oli Herbert:   (Time:   13:41) Oli Herbert from…

The Sound Of...Def Reunions (Season 2 Episode 29)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Def Leppard:   (Time:   20:57) The nominations for the 2019 class of the Rock Hall are out and Steve and Anne take a detailed look at the list. In honor of Def Leppard finally being included the pair of hosts also select their Top 7 favorites from the band’s career. Segment…

The Sound Of...Def Reunions

Segment One: The Sound Of…Def Leppard:   (Time:   20:57) The nominations for the 2019 class of the Rock Hall are out and Steve and Anne take a detailed look at the list.    In honor of Def Leppard finally being included the pair of hosts also select their Top 7 favorites from the band’s career.…

The Sound Of Led Zeppelin

Segment One: The Sound Of…LZ at 50:     (Time:   25:48) In celebration of Led Zeppelin’s 50th Anniversary Anne, and The Rev look into the storied history of the band. Jimmy Page answers a couple of Steve’s questions and Robert Plant salutes Anne from the stage! Segment Two: The Sound Of…Led Zeppelin Trivia:    …

The Sound Of EP041

Did Ticketmaster get busted scalping their own tickets? A CBC reported seems to have caught them on film and Ozzy drops his AEG lawsuit with an agreement in place for them to stop block-booking. Steve and Anne get you caught up. The Jimi Hendrix album Electric Ladyland turns 5o next month and a deluxe re-issue…

The Sound Of...A Crazy Industry (Season 2 - Episode 27)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Tix and the Music Biz:     (Time:   18:51) Did Ticketmaster get busted scalping their own tickets? A CBC reported seems to have caught them on film and Ozzy drops his AEG lawsuit with an agreement in place for them to stop block-booking. Steve and Anne get you caught up. Segment…

The Sound Of EP039

Steve reveals 4 rock and roll stories. 2 that almost happened, and 2 that actually did, while the panel reacts to these intriguing moments presented by Zakk Wylde, Billy Duffy of The Cult, Don Felder (Eagles) and George Thorogood. Three Days Grace just passed Van Halen for the Most #1 songs (14) on Billboard's Mainstream…

The Sound Of Band Names And German Robots

The Sound Of…Band Names and German Robots (Season 2 Episode 26)  Segment One: The Sound Of…Band Names (Origins)   Time:   22:35 Steve, Anne and The Rev look into the origins of where bands get their names including White Zombie, Greta Van Fleet, Black Sabbath, Kiss, and The Black Keys.  Segment Two: The Sound Of…Rock &…

The Sound Of...Things That Did - Didnt happen (S2 - Show 25)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Things You May Not Know:    (Time:   22:35) Steve reveals 4 rock & roll stories – 2 that almost happened, and 2 that actually did, while the panel reacts to these intriguing moments presented by Zakk Wylde, Billy Duffy of The Cult, Don Felder (Eagles) and George Thorogood. Segment Two: The…

The Sound Of...Very Live Radio (Season 2 - Eppisode 24)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Going Live Without A Net                           (Time:   26:47) -          Less and Less radio these days is actually done live, but Anne and Steve are among the few who still get to enjoy the thrill of it…mistakes and all –…

The Sound Of...The Queen, God and Rev (Season 2 - Episode 23)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Aretha’s Legacy: (Time: 11:54) - The music world has lost Aretha Franklin, leading Anne (and to some degree) Steve to point out her impact on rock and other musical genres. Segment Two: The Sound Of…Ronnie James Dio: (Time: 15:56) - Next month 666 Dio owned items go up for auction, with…
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The Sound Of EP036

Some recent special guests in concert include Joe Elliot of Def Leppard joining Billy Joel on stage while Weird Al jammed with Weezer. Steve recounts a few other special moments with the audio to enhance the stories from the stage. ZZ Top will pull out all the stops next year to celebrate their 50th anniversary,…

The Sound Of...Goosebumps (Season 2 - Episode 22)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Goosebumps From the Stage (Time: 25:49) - Some recent special guests in concert include Joe Elliot of Def Leppard joining Billy Joel on stage while Weird Al jammed with Weezer. Steve recounts a few other special moments with the audio to enhance the stories from the stage. Segment Two: The Sound…
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The Sound Of...Lists, And The People Who Make Them (Season 2 - Episode 21)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Loudwire’s List (Time: 16:04) - Anne and Steve look at a new list from Loudwire of the Top 50 Hard Rock + Metal Live Acts. - Do we agree? (Of course not!) - How many of the top 25 have we seen live? Segment Two: The Sound Of…longer Songs: (Time: 13:53)…
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The Sound Of EP033

Steve uses his studio engineering background to call attention to some overlooked mishaps in popular rock. The �November Rain� video just passed the 1 Billion views mark, prompting Anne and Steve to select their top 7 personal favorite videos of all-time. Steve and Anne discuss recent music news including the Judas Priest book Heavy Duty,…

The Sound Of...A Few Mistakes (Season 2 - Episode - 18)

Segment One: The Sound Of…A Lotta Love (Time: 19:55) - Why is there an echo before the vocals in “Whole Lotta Love”, what is that mysterious voice in the Grand Funk song “I’m Your Captain”? Steve uses his engineering background to point out s few things you probably didn’t realize. - [The Rev listens to…
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The Sound Of...International Metal (Season 2 - Episode 17)

Segment One: The Sound Of…British Metal?: (Time: 15:33) - According to a new BGO (British online Casino) poll, Heavy Metal is the favorite music format in the U.K. Anne and Steve look into the bands they call “heavy” vs what we in the U.S. call “heavy”. Are we too fragmented in the U.S. with musical…
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The Sound Of EP032

According to a new BGO (British online Casino) poll, Heavy Metal is the favorite music format in the U.K. Anne and Steve look into the band�s they call �heavy� vs what we in the U.S. call �heavy�. Is the U.S. too fragmented with musical categories, or is Europe too consolidated? Now that Appetite is back…

The Sound Of...Words With Friends (Season 2 - Episode 16)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Lyrics With Friends: (Time: 25:51) - Words have always been important in music and this week Steve surprises Anne and The Rev with a lyric based twist….a big game show style twist. Segment Three: The Sound Of…A Special Guest: (Time: 17:07) - Anne and Steve select their personal top 7 studio…
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The Sound Of EP025

Jack White is preventing access to phones at his concerts, while U2 have launched an App for Augmented reality during their gigs. Which band has it right? Anne and Steve present the ideas and their opinions on the evolution of the concert experience. Deep Purple have announced summer dates with Judas Priest. Steve and Anne…