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Halshack Indie Rockcast -----100k plays on Fandalism--top 5 at Mixcloud-- Top 8% social users earned expert in bands by Klear and expert badges for music/radio/indie/DJ by Klout--- been added to 90 lists on Twitter--featured on Trendwave Im new to Podomatic so its time to ROCK!! BIG THANK YOU to all my fans, bands, and supporters. All these cool accolades would not be possible without YOU!! Halshack is a radio show, public relations manager, indie A&R rep, talent scout and band promo label....oh and almost forgot we write articles and reviews too (whew!!...im busy when you write it all down..lol) Reason this show is so cool!!! Im about to tell you. I have many segments that drive the listening experience! Each segment is a 2 song block with no interruptions! (beginning with episode 8) x2 means there are 2 segments Alt Vault x2 (new for ep.8) Pop Stop x2 Rock Block x2 Funk Trunk (ska, reggae, funk) Blues Grooves (americana) Breakout Artist of the Month Shacktrack of the Month Carolina Homegrown band of the Month (I live in NC and always on the hunt for great local talent from both N and S Carolina) and my proud creation!! Mystery Spotlight x2 (mystery band, no one knows who, not even the band......big surprise!!!) My main focal countries are obviously the USA but I get cozy with our Canadian neighbors as well as our friends across the " pond" in jolly ole England. I have even found an amazing artist in Africa and a phenomenal alt rock band on the little tiny island in the middle of Mediterranean Sea called Malta. Shows you that nowhere is safe from the "clutches" of the Halshack...lol Thank you to all my fans, bands, and supporters. My success is only because of you, this is a team effort and I am proud to have all of you batting for the Halshack!! Halshack is an independent A&R rep with 15+ years in the music business scouring the indie scene for the best and the brightest unsigned indie talent in the world!! Halshack is an indie promo label with 35 bands and artists under his name and most of these groups and solo artists are in viable mainstream contention for potential success and possible stardom for these vying hopefuls. I pride myself on finding top quality rising acts that have made a name for themselves in their respective genres. What you will hear on my show rivals no other indie rock show on the planet. My groups are grade A top-notch artists and musicians that have attained massive followings and semi successful careers with opening for major acts and touring across the country and across the world. I look for and aspire to finding only artists that mimic what you would hear on major broadcast radio stations mainly in rock, alt and top 40 but I also include a little reggae, ska, funk and americana as well. You will find a lot of diversity on my show and nothing but solid radio ready tunes one after the other. My musicians have mad skills and they are the drive behind my passion, motivation, and determination to see them succeed in this vast ever changing music landscape. Halshack is also looking for a team of writers/bloggers to help review and write spotlight articles and pieces on bands and artists involved in the show. i have a couple of people to write but need more, lots more..lol Review page www.halshack.com/crews-views Well halshack is busting at the seems with talent and the potential to cause mass mayhem among the music industry..lol In order to make this the best indie podcast and to continue to grow the indie music community here at the halshack, then we could use a little monetary assistance to make this really take off!! 100,000 plays is great but lets make it a million, then people are really hearing whats going on here at the Halshack but only way we can do that is by help from the fans, bands, promoters, and supporters. Anything you want to give will be much appreciated and just know that you got the gratification of helping to grow and nurture something that is bigger than all of us...the indie music scene!! (paypal donate button---scroll down) "You can shine or get in line..lol... I, for one, plan to stand up, stand out, and be heard by revolutionizing the music industry one indie band at a time"------Halshack quote

Halshack Indie Rockcast -----100k plays on Fandalism--top 5 at Mixcloud-- Top 8% social users earned expert in bands by Klear and expert badges for music/radio/indie/DJ by Klout--- been added to 90 lists on Twitter--featured on Trendwave Im new to Podomatic so its time to ROCK!! BIG THANK YOU to all my fans, bands, and supporters. All these cool accolades would not be possible without YOU!! Halshack is a radio show, public relations manager, indie A&R rep, talent scout and band promo label....oh and almost forgot we write articles and reviews too (whew!!...im busy when you write it all down..lol) Reason this show is so cool!!! Im about to tell you. I have many segments that drive the listening experience! Each segment is a 2 song block with no interruptions! (beginning with episode 8) x2 means there are 2 segments Alt Vault x2 (new for ep.8) Pop Stop x2 Rock Block x2 Funk Trunk (ska, reggae, funk) Blues Grooves (americana) Breakout Artist of the Month Shacktrack of the Month Carolina Homegrown band of the Month (I live in NC and always on the hunt for great local talent from both N and S Carolina) and my proud creation!! Mystery Spotlight x2 (mystery band, no one knows who, not even the band......big surprise!!!) My main focal countries are obviously the USA but I get cozy with our Canadian neighbors as well as our friends across the " pond" in jolly ole England. I have even found an amazing artist in Africa and a phenomenal alt rock band on the little tiny island in the middle of Mediterranean Sea called Malta. Shows you that nowhere is safe from the "clutches" of the Halshack...lol Thank you to all my fans, bands, and supporters. My success is only because of you, this is a team effort and I am proud to have all of you batting for the Halshack!! Halshack is an independent A&R rep with 15+ years in the music business scouring the indie scene for the best and the brightest unsigned indie talent in the world!! Halshack is an indie promo label with 35 bands and artists under his name and most of these groups and solo artists are in viable mainstream contention for potential success and possible stardom for these vying hopefuls. I pride myself on finding top quality rising acts that have made a name for themselves in their respective genres. What you will hear on my show rivals no other indie rock show on the planet. My groups are grade A top-notch artists and musicians that have attained massive followings and semi successful careers with opening for major acts and touring across the country and across the world. I look for and aspire to finding only artists that mimic what you would hear on major broadcast radio stations mainly in rock, alt and top 40 but I also include a little reggae, ska, funk and americana as well. You will find a lot of diversity on my show and nothing but solid radio ready tunes one after the other. My musicians have mad skills and they are the drive behind my passion, motivation, and determination to see them succeed in this vast ever changing music landscape. Halshack is also looking for a team of writers/bloggers to help review and write spotlight articles and pieces on bands and artists involved in the show. i have a couple of people to write but need more, lots more..lol Review page www.halshack.com/crews-views Well halshack is busting at the seems with talent and the potential to cause mass mayhem among the music industry..lol In order to make this the best indie podcast and to continue to grow the indie music community here at the halshack, then we could use a little monetary assistance to make this really take off!! 100,000 plays is great but lets make it a million, then people are really hearing whats going on here at the Halshack but only way we can do that is by help from the fans, bands, promoters, and supporters. Anything you want to give will be much appreciated and just know that you got the gratification of helping to grow and nurture something that is bigger than all of us...the indie music scene!! (paypal donate button---scroll down) "You can shine or get in line..lol... I, for one, plan to stand up, stand out, and be heard by revolutionizing the music industry one indie band at a time"------Halshack quote
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Halshack Indie Rockcast -----100k plays on Fandalism--top 5 at Mixcloud-- Top 8% social users earned expert in bands by Klear and expert badges for music/radio/indie/DJ by Klout--- been added to 90 lists on Twitter--featured on Trendwave Im new to Podomatic so its time to ROCK!! BIG THANK YOU to all my fans, bands, and supporters. All these cool accolades would not be possible without YOU!! Halshack is a radio show, public relations manager, indie A&R rep, talent scout and band promo label....oh and almost forgot we write articles and reviews too (whew!!...im busy when you write it all down..lol) Reason this show is so cool!!! Im about to tell you. I have many segments that drive the listening experience! Each segment is a 2 song block with no interruptions! (beginning with episode 8) x2 means there are 2 segments Alt Vault x2 (new for ep.8) Pop Stop x2 Rock Block x2 Funk Trunk (ska, reggae, funk) Blues Grooves (americana) Breakout Artist of the Month Shacktrack of the Month Carolina Homegrown band of the Month (I live in NC and always on the hunt for great local talent from both N and S Carolina) and my proud creation!! Mystery Spotlight x2 (mystery band, no one knows who, not even the band......big surprise!!!) My main focal countries are obviously the USA but I get cozy with our Canadian neighbors as well as our friends across the " pond" in jolly ole England. I have even found an amazing artist in Africa and a phenomenal alt rock band on the little tiny island in the middle of Mediterranean Sea called Malta. Shows you that nowhere is safe from the "clutches" of the Halshack...lol Thank you to all my fans, bands, and supporters. My success is only because of you, this is a team effort and I am proud to have all of you batting for the Halshack!! Halshack is an independent A&R rep with 15+ years in the music business scouring the indie scene for the best and the brightest unsigned indie talent in the world!! Halshack is an indie promo label with 35 bands and artists under his name and most of these groups and solo artists are in viable mainstream contention for potential success and possible stardom for these vying hopefuls. I pride myself on finding top quality rising acts that have made a name for themselves in their respective genres. What you will hear on my show rivals no other indie rock show on the planet. My groups are grade A top-notch artists and musicians that have attained massive followings and semi successful careers with opening for major acts and touring across the country and across the world. I look for and aspire to finding only artists that mimic what you would hear on major broadcast radio stations mainly in rock, alt and top 40 but I also include a little reggae, ska, funk and americana as well. You will find a lot of diversity on my show and nothing but solid radio ready tunes one after the other. My musicians have mad skills and they are the drive behind my passion, motivation, and determination to see them succeed in this vast ever changing music landscape. Halshack is also looking for a team of writers/bloggers to help review and write spotlight articles and pieces on bands and artists involved in the show. i have a couple of people to write but need more, lots more..lol Review page www.halshack.com/crews-views Well halshack is busting at the seems with talent and the potential to cause mass mayhem among the music industry..lol In order to make this the best indie podcast and to continue to grow the indie music community here at the halshack, then we could use a little monetary assistance to make this really take off!! 100,000 plays is great but lets make it a million, then people are really hearing whats going on here at the Halshack but only way we can do that is by help from the fans, bands, promoters, and supporters. Anything you want to give will be much appreciated and just know that you got the gratification of helping to grow and nurture something that is bigger than all of us...the indie music scene!! (paypal donate button---scroll down) "You can shine or get in line..lol... I, for one, plan to stand up, stand out, and be heard by revolutionizing the music industry one indie band at a time"------Halshack quote

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Episodes

Halshack (The Uk's) Kansas City, MO-- Shackstars series (Drooble excl) now on Podomatic 6/30/19

7/1/2019
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So I put this out a couple months ago On Drooble as an exclusive. Its time to let this bad boy out the box!! It's an out of the box rock band like none other (The UK's) from the heartland of the USA. Let me tell you something these guys have started "A Movement" for me in Kansas! Its my next best area to Greensboro and the UK!! I get alot of plays, downloads, streams, and if I'm not mistaken I believe I'm being broadcasted somewhere in Kansas around Wichita. I get MUCH LOVE DAILY from...

Duration:00:39:46

Halshack (CAROLINA SHACKFEST) Commercial ad (sample music) for potential

6/29/2019
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THIS IS FAKE NEWS!! DISCLAIMER.....This is a commercial ad sample of music from the bands that may be playing this event!! Were thinking about putting on a big event in High Point. We need guarantees and promises to show so we can put on this event. If we can have a successful event this will kickstart more of these in the future and maybe grow to other cities and states!! PLEASE find me on Facebook or Twitter or Podomatic or email through my contact page at the website (Halshack.com) or...

Duration:00:02:31

Halshack ep 15.5 (ROCK AGES) June 2019 --Bonus music only

6/22/2019
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A year ago today I began work on the clandestine Ep 12 (Stevie Nicks special), it was also my older brothers birthday as today is as well. Heath Jester, I love you so much brother. Happy birthday man!! Well so much has changed and transpired in the last year. Its been quite amazing to see all the growth that the show has made. Over 30k subscribers added, multiple music platforms to be heard on (over 20 and growing). Over 70 major USA cities and 70 countries from around the world are all...

Duration:00:59:41

Halshack Ep 15.5 (Lost -N- Space) 6-15-19 (Bonus show Music Only)

6/12/2019
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Its June, Summer is upon us and starry skies are abundant in the sultry nighttime sky here in the Carolinas. Its a beautiful sight to see as I set my starry eyed gaze on conquering the music universe. This show is one of those more artsy musically skilled type shows full of eclectic bands sure to please your whimsical palette. Americana/folk, some alternative to start, lots of great "pop" hits as well and plenty of cool rock songs to send your mind wandering off into the stratosphere! 3...

Duration:00:59:43

Halshack Ep 15.5 (Timestitchers) 5-29-19 (bonus show..music only)

5/29/2019
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Bonus companion show to go along with Ep 15 Springtime Sublime. All song titles dealing with the subject of time. You can find the Shacklist at my website. Halshack.com Thanks for listening and enjoying and being a part of the Halshack.

Duration:00:41:59

Halshack Ep 15 (Springtime Sublime) 5-29-19 main show

5/29/2019
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Time for Spring. Time to grow the Halshack. Its Ep 15. We got awesome new talent to spring into action in your eardrums. We got an authorized "unauthorized" cover (lol..ill explain) of a popular hit song from a known female artist turned into a male rock/alt song. Trapdoor Social scored a BIG ticket win and are touring with the B52's this summer in Europe. Battleshack 2 is coming so MAGIC Giant is coming around to start again with their great awesome folk music. Plenty more good folky...

Duration:01:34:02

Halshack Ep 14.5 (Happy Mothershack Day) 5-12-19..Bonus show (music only)

5/12/2019
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Happy Mother's Day to all you Moms out there. We're celebrating women around the Halshack. There seems to be a stigma and true statistics that back up the claim that there are far fewer women at the forefront of the music industry. You find alot more men and male bands with that the extra talent needed to push forward. Well you girls and ladies and Moms are just as awesome and you seem to always have to work harder to gain the attention of your peers and THAT'S UNFAIR!! Women are just as...

Duration:00:58:14

Halshack (ep 14.5) It's Funkin' 420 (April 20, 2019) bonus show

4/20/2019
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SURPRISE!! It's Funkin' 420 folks! Sure you didnt expect another show already. Why the hell not? Most everyone's partying today and enjoying some good ole' reggae and ska. Why not we join in on the fun too? You know if Halshack is gonna serve you up some tunes on 420, it's gonna be the best of these high times...lol So enjoy my spur of the moment show, I had no idea I was going to do this. It wasn't planned or very thought out. About 3 this morning, I looked at the date, started laughing and...

Duration:00:59:44

Halshack (Spotify excl Dec 2018) rel on Pod (Apr 2019)

4/13/2019
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This was an exclusive teaser I ran on Spotify back in Dec 2018 featuring 5 really cool pop infused styled songs from different genres. Its not up on Spotify for now so I thought I send it over here to Podomatic and Itunes for a bit. Have fun getting a trial run of the Halshack if you've never listened before or if you've never heard these songs or if its just been so long you forgot!! Find us on Spotify, Podomatic, Itunes, Castbox, PlayerFM and more. Just google Halshack or go to...

Duration:00:16:36

Halshack- NO DIRECTION- Ep 14.5 (Apr 2019-bonus)

4/12/2019
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Well everybody..Nashville was an eye opening and jaw dropping experience. Made some great connects and had some mishaps along the way that have sent my future plans into unknown territory. I've started a movement and made some real headway on the formation of Halshack Records. Only problem is I have no clear concise picture as to where to go next. As my life and label have no real direction right now...lol I'm kind of now in "no man's land" in between the nexus of something good and...

Duration:00:59:20

Halshack- (Walla/Hoonch--Apr 2019) SHACKSTARS- "Gangsters of Suburbia"

3/29/2019
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"Oh no he didnt"..lol. You know I did!! Introducing the original Gangsters of Suburbia, the one and only, California based pop-synth group Walla/Hoonch. (Music-only) one-hour special of the best tracks from this awesome eclectic synth pop act. its part of my "SHACKSTARS" series. Be sure to check out other "Shackstars" episodes. These guys have been with me since the shack opened up its little doors and windows and let all these tunes out to the world. They are absolutely the best damn...

Duration:00:54:51

Halshack Ep. 14.5 (Nashville Dreams)-Mar/Apr 2019- bonus show...music only

3/24/2019
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A new phase in life is here and a BIG move is in store sometime in the near future as I take my show and bands to music row in Nashville to open up the shack to the world of business. HALSHACK RECORDS baby!! I'm looking at possibly setting up shop in Tennessee so this is a clandestine venture for yours truly. Scary thoughts, new city, so far away from friends and family but big dreams ahead as me and the gang (Halshack gang that is) reign down a music storm on Nashville of the best mix of...

Duration:00:57:32

Halshack (SAVAGE HENRY) Mar 2019 (SHACKSTARS series-bonus show-music only)

3/3/2019
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WELCOME TO THE FABULOUS SAVAGE HENRY!! Halshack (Shackstars series) SAVAGE HENRY- Mar 2019 (bonus show- music only) Hi again everyone..surprise!! Im back with another show for March. I know the end of VERBAL ACTIONS has you sweltering and drooling for more Savage Henry then you've come to the right place. Life may have forced your hand to look elsewhere for love and respect in your life. Life may be great for you and you may have found never-ending happiness. Whatever the case I hope life is...

Duration:00:58:47

HALSHACK Ep 14.5 Verbal Actions 3-3-2019 (bonus show)- music only

3/3/2019
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Ep 14.5 VERBAL ACTIONS (3-3-2019) New bonus show music-only Spring is in the air peeps!! March madness is here and life may be just a little hectic for everyone right now. Spring is a time of action and changing life patterns. You may be starting a new job/career or following a desired passion. You may be thinking of new potential love or where the next verbal action will take you in life whether it be spoken word or move your spirit through physical activity or pleasure. The universe sends...

Duration:01:00:08

Halshack Ep. 14.5 (LOVESHACK) bonus show- Music Only

2/4/2019
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Ep 14 Bonus show LOVESHACK- (music only) released 2/4/2019 Its the Loveshack baby!! A little ole' place we can get together to hear hit music!! The usual quality you have come to expect from yours truly. Song titles dealing with all things love, from promises to heart to feeling good and all love subjects in-between!! Its a party, not a bunch of sappy love songs, you will never hear sappy slow stuff on my show. Were all about feeling the love for our great artists and you should too! Some...

Duration:00:52:16

Halshack Ep. 14 (My Grapevine Valentine) 2/4/2019

2/4/2019
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Hiya folks!! Happy Valentines!! Brand new special edition main show, Ep 14 My Grapevine Valentine (2/4/2019). Were all about sharin' the love for this awesome fun music and these very talented artists!! We got a slew of new artists today as well as a few past greats. Diving into bands like Kingsfoil featuring Frankie Muniz on drums!! Yep you read that right!! As well as a new funk rock act from SPAIN!! Wow!! Our staff members have been busy churning out some new reviews and we will also have...

Duration:01:13:54

Halshack (Jan 2019)- Destination Unknown (bonus show...music only)

12/31/2018
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Happy New Year folks!! Its 2019 and time to ring in the new year with a new bonus show (music only-theme series) DESTINATION UNKNOWN..Jan 2019 We're all so busy this time of year with Christmas and New Years that you never know where you will wind up. Hence the title..it might be a party out of town or a family get-together or just chillin' at home. Who knows right? You may find yourself drunk as a skunk playing the fiddle naked in your neighbors rose garden..lol (GOD forbid) but it is New...

Duration:00:57:57

Halshack Ep 13.5 (Light My Fire) 11-29-18 music only bonus show

11/29/2018
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Hey folks. Here's another outstanding music only show for your ears to enjoy! Part of my new theme series of shows that we will feature once a month till I run out of music...Ha! as if..lol Anyway, this one will have song titles about all things light and fire from light to bright to shine to flame, burning, gasoline, explode etc....you get the point!! As always I will post the tracklist at my website under SHACKLISTS page. www.halshack.com www.halshack.com/shack-lists You can find the show...

Duration:00:58:05

Hallowshack Ep 13.5 (Hallowshack)-music only bonus show 10-30-18

10/31/2018
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Happy Halloween folks! Special theme show, all song titles or band names dealing with anything Halloween from death to dying to black to dark to killers. Ill post a track list on my website on the Shacklists page as soon as I get a chance. So for now just enjoy a 1 hour music only party on the house from yours truly here at the Halshack Indie Rockcast. You will hear new songs from past greats of the show as well as past hits and even some special "live" tracks from Savage Henry and the...

Duration:00:54:54

HALSHACK Ep 13 "Lucky 13" (10/29/18)

10/29/2018
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Its the "Lucky 13" and time for the Halloween theme and the bonus ep "Hallowshack". This time around we got 13 very "indie" bands and artists with just the right amount of new flare meets familiar. We got a new popular band Fate Under Fire whose currently involved with the excellent Netflix TV show (13 Reasons Why). We got some new staff members and writing review crew so please welcome Brandon Barnes and Nate Potts to the crew. Both of them come with decades experience working in FM radio...

Duration:01:04:52