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DJ Kingblind presents: The Big Beat Online Radio Show. www.djkingblind.com Every week we talk about and play the best in Rock, Punk, Garage, Northern Soul and all things inbetween. The Podcast is an homage to the great radio shows & DJs that inspire me to this day. New episodes every week, subscribe to make sure you never miss a beat.

DJ Kingblind presents: The Big Beat Online Radio Show. www.djkingblind.com Every week we talk about and play the best in Rock, Punk, Garage, Northern Soul and all things inbetween. The Podcast is an homage to the great radio shows & DJs that inspire me to this day. New episodes every week, subscribe to make sure you never miss a beat.

Location:

Seattle, WA

Description:

DJ Kingblind presents: The Big Beat Online Radio Show. www.djkingblind.com Every week we talk about and play the best in Rock, Punk, Garage, Northern Soul and all things inbetween. The Podcast is an homage to the great radio shows & DJs that inspire me to this day. New episodes every week, subscribe to make sure you never miss a beat.

Twitter:

@kingblind

Language:

English

Contact:

2062458145


Episodes

David Bowie- Episode 52

5/12/2021
DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "This is David Bowie" Rock star David Bowie's first hit was the song "Space Oddity" in 1969. The original pop chameleon, Bowie became a fantastical sci-fi character for his breakout Ziggy Stardust album. He later co-wrote "Fame" with Carlos Alomar and John Lennon, which became his first American No. 1 single in 1975. An accomplished actor, Bowie starred in...

Duration:01:34:15

The Story of 2-Tone Records- Episode 51

5/5/2021
DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "Label Story- 2-Tone Records" Sandwiched between the fury of punk and the flamboyant New Romantics, 2 Tone was the DIY indie label whose roster of bands not only raised questions regarding social ills but offered solutions. Bursting out of the deprived city streets of Coventry, The Specials and The Selecter were joined by Birmingham’s The Beat and London’s...

Duration:01:13:33

Britpop- Episode 50

4/28/2021
DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "BritPop" Britpop was a mid-1990s British-based music and culture movement that emphasised Britishness. It produced brighter, catchier alternative rock, partly in reaction to the popularity of the darker lyrical themes of the US-led grunge music and to the UK's own shoegazing music scene. Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ Kingblind...

Duration:01:25:10

Female Power- Episode 49

4/21/2021
DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "Female Power" the music industry was not always so welcoming to women recording artists. In the early 20th century, many women were barred from performing in certain venues. Others faced discrimination on the road, radio, and from record label executives and fellow male artists. American music would not be as fruitful today without the pioneering work of...

Duration:01:23:43

Best Band Lineup Changes- Episode 48

4/14/2021
DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "Best band lineup changes" Chemistry is everything. Sometimes bands lack that special spark from the start. Sometimes circumstance transpires to extinguish it. In certain special circumstances, though, all it takes is one small change to (re)ignite the energy and inspiration to carry them onto the next level, or into their next era. Wanna find out more? visit...

Duration:01:06:35

Shoegaze- Episode 47

4/7/2021
DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called “The Story of Shoegaze" Shoegaze, the musical genre that exploded onto the scene in the early 1990s, mainly in the UK, was the beautiful fusion of an impressive wall of sound powered by electric guitars with reverb effects and pop, at times almost honeyed melodies. All of it carried by often ethereal, if not dreamlike vocals… A true arm-wrestling match...

Duration:01:08:25

Teenage Symphonies to God- Episode 46

3/31/2021
DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called ​“Teenage Symphonies to God- Let me change your mind about- The Beach Boys" If we had to whittle down our case for Brian Wilson as one of the greatest composers to ever record music down to just one song, it would be “Surf’s Up,” the masterpiece intended to wash the taste of those sunny, striped-shirted, fun-fun-fun radio hits out of the public’s mouth once...

Duration:01:11:31

The Devil Made Me Do It- Episode 45

3/24/2021
DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "The Devil me me do it" Since its inception, rock’n’roll has been thought of by moral authorities as ​“the Devil’s music”. Because rock’s bass-heavy rhythms make people want to dance, laugh, and eventually have sex, squares and evangelists hear Satan in every twanging guitar, and vilify provocative rock stars for being minions of the adversary himself. What...

Duration:01:03:37

Kid Congo Powers- Episode 44

3/17/2021
(Episode 44) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "Kid Congo Powers" What do The Gun Club, The Cramps & Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds have in common? KID CONGO POWERS!! Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ Kingblind in your favorite podcast app to find out more! KID CONGO & THE PINK MONKEY BIRDS He Walked In- Music...

Duration:01:23:35

80's College Radio- Episode 43

3/10/2021
(Episode 43) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "80's College Radio- The Birth of Indie Rock" What a wondrous thing college rock was in the ‘80s. An entire genre predicated on the willingness of young people to wander outside their prescribed bubbles of taste, to stumble around those hinterlands left of the dial in search of something better. Could such a thing really have existed? Yes, but...

Duration:01:08:08

CowPunk- The Birth of Alt-Country- Episode 42

3/3/2021
(Episode 42) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show Podcast- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "CowPunk- The Birth of Alt-Country" Cowpunk is a subgenre of punk rock that began in the United Kingdom in the late 1970s and Southern California in the early 1980s. It combines punk rock or new wave with country, folk, and blues in its sound, lyrical subject matter, attitude, and style. Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search...

Duration:01:15:29

The Story of the Hammond Organ- Episode 41

2/24/2021
(Episode 41) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "The Story of the Hammond B3" The sound of the Hammond organ was invented for churches as an alternative to pipe organs. But its distinctive sound became crucial to the development of Gospel, Pop, R&B, Soul & Rock. Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ Kingblind in your favorite podcast app to find out more! Find all links for DJ...

Duration:01:33:19

Going Solo- Episode 40

2/17/2021
(Episode 40) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "Going Solo" In this episode we talk about & play music from the best Solo artist, Bands begin and bands break-up, and from those break-ups can arise one or more solo efforts. There are also times when an artist can record a solo album as a side project. Whether bad blood, creative differences or the need spread their wings, we present a group of hits...

Duration:01:30:38

The Story of Merge Records- Episode 39

2/10/2021
(Episode 39) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "Label Story- Merge Records " In this episode we talk about & play music from Merge Records, they defy everything you've heard about the music business. Started by two musicians, Merge is a lesson in how to make and market great music on a human scale. The fact that the company is prospering in a failing industry is something of a miracle. Wanna find...

Duration:01:25:04

Martin Scorsese- Episode 38

2/3/2021
(Episode 38) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "The songs from the films of Martin Scorsese " In this episode we talk about & play music from his amazing catalog of work, Scorsese has long had a knack for finding the right pop or rock song to kick a scene into the stratosphere. Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ Kingblind in your favorite podcast app to find out more! Find...

Duration:01:15:46

The Post Punk Story- Episode 37

1/27/2021
(Episode 37) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "Post Punk" In this episode we talk about & play music that was birthed from the ashes of Punk Rock, Inspired by punk's energy and DIY ethic but determined to break from rock cliches, artists experimented diversely with many sources. Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ Kingblind in your favorite podcast app to find out more!

Duration:01:18:07

I wish I was a British DJ- Episode 36

1/20/2021
(Episode 36) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "I wish I was a British DJ" In this episode we talk about & play music in a style of a specific type of DJ, One where musical genres don't define what is going to be played, playing music with total freedom, Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ Kingblind in your favorite podcast app to find out more! Find all links for DJ...

Duration:01:10:15

Unknown Pioneers- Episode 35

1/13/2021
(Episode 35) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "Unknown Pioneers" In this episode we talk about & play music from these giants of music, for a combination of reasons – being ahead of their time, too offbeat for mass consumption, or through plain old bad luck – some music pioneers became wildly influential without becoming household names.. Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ...

Duration:01:22:59

The Birth of Hip-Hop- Episode 34

1/6/2021
(Episode 34) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "NYC Blockparty- The Birth of Hip Hop" In this episode we talk about & play music from the New York’s block party culture that gave birth to hip-hop. & specifically the break beat. Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ Kingblind in your favorite podcast app to find out more! Find all links for DJ Kingblind here:...

Duration:01:18:24

The Kinks- Covered- Episode 33

12/30/2020
(Episode 33) DJ Kingblind presents The Big Beat online radio show- This week we talk about & play the best music in a themed Podcast called "The Kinks-Covered " In this episode we found the best bands covering the greatest songs from The Kinks. From David Bowie to Van Halen & all things in-between. Wanna find out more? visit www.djkingblind.com or search DJ Kingblind in your favorite podcast app to find out more! Find all links for DJ Kingblind here: https://linktr.ee/kingblind

Duration:01:11:22