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Podcasters | Musicians | Rockers | Historians | Vinyl Reviewers | Serious Rock Talk™️ With Humor!!!! This award-winning podcast looks at classic rock - and the people who made/make it - with enough knowledge, irreverence, and low-level insanity to make it worthwhile. It's all about Rock Talk.

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Canada

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Podcasters | Musicians | Rockers | Historians | Vinyl Reviewers | Serious Rock Talk™️ With Humor!!!! This award-winning podcast looks at classic rock - and the people who made/make it - with enough knowledge, irreverence, and low-level insanity to make it worthwhile. It's all about Rock Talk.

Language:

English

Contact:

613-298-4000


Episodes
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Our Top Rock Guitarists with special guest Regina Bianca

6/12/2024
Forget it. You won't find all these names on your average Top 10 list. That's because we're looking at influence, not celebrity. Get ready for an entertaining, engaging discussion that could open new sonic vistas.

Duration:00:47:26

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Why Boy Bands Matter - w/special guest Regina Bianca

6/5/2024
What do the Beatles and Stones have in common with N'SYNC and Backstreet Boys? Actually (uncomfortably) a lot. Take a ride from the mid-50s up to the present day as Regina Bianca joins us in a lively celebration of all that is boy bands.

Duration:00:52:41

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Garage Bands from the 1960s: Three Chords & an Attitude. (Masters of Rock Talk)

5/29/2024
It's been said the best rock & roll is played on a stolen guitar. Not that we support theft, but we do support youthful exuberance, those who regard the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a mausoleum and would use a Grammy award as a doorstop. They know what garage rock is all about. Listen in as we discuss the mother lode of rock rebellion.

Duration:00:22:34

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Best Hard Rock Albums Each Year Since 1970 (Masters Of Rock Talk)

5/20/2024
Best Hard Rock Albums Since 1970 Dr. Clarke isn't a big fan of lists, but even he thought this one worth exploring. Check out the best hard rock album every year beginning in 1970. Plenty of room for debate, praise and rage.

Duration:00:32:27

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Grunge: What is it and Where Did it Go? (Masters Of Rock Talk)

5/10/2024
Grunge: What is It & Where Did It Go? Grunge music never had a bigger fan than Ferris Kennedy. Listen in for a roller coaster ride through this brief but influential genre, taking a deep dive into Pearl Jam and making salient points again and again. This is special.

Duration:00:25:30

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Outstanding Hosers of Canadian Rock

4/24/2024
Outstanding Hosers of Canadian Rock. Now is the time to have some fun. Sit back, listen, and smile knowingly as we do the heavy lifting, exposing the mullet-driven influence of hoser-ism throughout Canadian rock music.

Duration:00:31:16

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Bad Vibrations: Charles Manson & The Beach Boys. (Masters Of Rock Talk)

4/13/2024
On one side you have Charles Manson, perpetuator of a series of horrific murders that shocked America. On the other, the Beach Boys, squeaky-clean California guys that sang about surfing. In 1968, these two forces met—and the outcome was definitely Bad Vibrations. Join Dr. Clarke as he ventures down the foggy ruins of time.

Duration:00:21:04

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The Traveling Wilburys. A Fake Group or What?

4/10/2024
The Traveling Wilburys. A Fake Group or What? Who were the Wilburys? At least the Monkees used their real names... George Harrison always wanted to be in another band. Is that why he created the Wilburys? Kennedy and Clarke provide engaging insights, both roasting and celebrating one of most bizarre supergroups ever.

Duration:00:20:30

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Robbie Robertson: Storyteller (Masters of Rock Talk)

3/22/2024
Serious Rock Talk Productions Presents: Masters of Rock Talk The songwriter, de facto leader of 60s/70s rock giant The Band. Robertson has left us, but his music remains strong and relevant. Dr. Clarke delivers a heartfelt appraisal of this rare, enduring talent.

Duration:00:21:28

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How Rock Music Changed Our Lives w/special guest Regina Bianca

3/6/2024
How Rock Music Changed Our Lives w/special guest Regina Bianca: In your life, there are those special albums, songs, and performers that groomed and inspired your musical tastes. It's time to talk about it. Dr. Clarke and Mr. Kennedy are joined by Regina Bianca, the outstanding singer and multi-instrumentalist who provides a very contemporary take on musical influences. Listen in and relate!

Duration:00:44:57

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Ringo Starr: Destiny's Child from Liverpool (Masters of Rock Talk)

2/28/2024
Serious Rock Talk Productions Presents: Masters of Rock Talk If ever there was a destiny’s child, it was Ringo. He has to be among the most unlikely superstars in the history of our blue planet. But miraculously, incredulously, he did it. How? We offer a few insights about the Beatles incredible drummer.

Duration:00:16:49

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41 Bands NOT in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (Masters Of Rock Talk)

2/28/2024
Serious Rock Talk Productions Presents: Masters Of Rock Talk. Everyone has their own thoughts about the RRHF. In the end, it is what it is. But there are bands that somehow, someway, got overlooked. It’s time to raise some flags. Join Kennedy and Clarke as they take to the streets

Duration:00:31:36

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Farewell to Jeff Beck & David Crosby (Masters of Rock Talk)

2/28/2024
Serious Rock Talk Productions Presents: Masters of Rock Talk. Two giants very different men and musicians are gone. Jeff Beck and David Crosby. We have a lot to say. Find out why they had such significant impacts.

Duration:00:22:35

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72 Rockers Who Changed Their Names (Masters Of Rock Talk)

2/28/2024
Serious Rock Talk Productions - We bring you the Masters of Rock Talk Series, one platform two shows, you decide. We get it, some’ given names’ must be abandoned on the road to stardom, not to mention awkward surnames. But sometimes the new names are so mind-numbingly awful that the whole thing shudders to a stop. Yes, we are merciful, handling fragile egos with care.

Duration:00:27:51

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What We Talk ABout When We Talk About Canadian Rock

2/28/2024
What We Talk About When We Talk About Canadian Rock: Dr. Clarke offers a primer on the genesis and growth of Canadian rock. That's not easy. You try it. Ferris Kennedy garnishes lightly with a look at specific Canadian bands throughout the decades. A wonderful primer that will set you in the right direction.

Duration:00:24:22

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Snoop Dogg - Snoop Lion - The Dogg Father - Calvin Broadus

2/28/2024
Snoop Dogg, Snoop Lion, The Doggfather, The Snooper, & Calvin Broadus. A key artist to emerge from the early 90's gangsta-funk era, Snoop Dogg evolved beyond his rap beginnings to become a lovable pop culture fixture. How is that even possible? What range. It's Frank Sinatra singing death metal. Lend an ear as Kennedy & Clarke raid the Dogg Pound to see what's inside.

Duration:00:18:35

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Bed of Roses (Cover) Performed by Regina Bianca - Serious Rock Talk Exclusive

2/21/2024
A Serious Rock Talk Exclusive - Regina Bianca performs her cover version of Bed of Roses, done in Regina Bianca Fashion. Recorded at the Joni Saddler Studio in Ottawa Ontario Canada. Listen to Ottawa's own Regina Bianca.

Duration:00:05:54

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An Exclusive Interview with Regina Bianca

2/21/2024
An Exclusive Interview with singer Regina Bianca. There are few voices that can melt your heart. Kennedy and Clarke had the unique privilege of interviewing Regina Bianca, a singer and multi-instrumentalist who knows her way around a ballad—and so much more. She even surprised us with a live version of a great pop song. Find out about her life, career, musical influences, and a serious appreciation for Johnny Depp!

Duration:00:44:25

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Rock Goes to the Movies

2/7/2024
Rock Goes to the Movies. What makes a great rock movie? Is it possible to define what a rock movie really is? We offer entertaining examples, looking at over 60 years of rock in films—some bad, other good, a few brilliant. This is a keeper.

Duration:00:23:58

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Taylor Swift: Her Rise to International Stardom

1/18/2024
In terms of success and acclaim, Taylor Swift seems to float in the rarefied ether of Beatlemania. She is a one-person powerhouse who has blown the doors of the recording industry and reinterpreted what it means to have a successful tour. So how did it all happen? Kennedy and Clarke knock down a few doors of their own, applying Colombo-like intuition, evaluating, appraising, and explaining the phenom that is Taylor.

Duration:00:30:44