59 episodes

The Darkside Records Podcast is a monthly podcast recorded at Darkside Records, an independent record store located in Poughkeepsie, NY. The podcast is a roundtable discussion of music, vinyl records, the music industry, and whatever else hosted Justin Johnson, JB and Roberto and features interviews and conversations with store staff, bands, industry professionals, and more.

Darkside Records, located at 611 Dutchess Turnpike (Rt 44) in Poughkeepsie, NY is an independent music retailer and CIMS member with the Hudson Valley's largest selection of new & used Vinyl, CDs, Cassettes, Turntables and more!

More information here: http://www.darksiderecords.com

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The Darkside Records Podcast is a monthly podcast recorded at Darkside Records, an independent record store located in Poughkeepsie, NY. The podcast is a roundtable discussion of music, vinyl records, the music industry, and whatever else hosted Justin Johnson, JB and Roberto and features interviews and conversations with store staff, bands, industry professionals, and more.

Darkside Records, located at 611 Dutchess Turnpike (Rt 44) in Poughkeepsie, NY is an independent music retailer and CIMS member with the Hudson Valley's largest selection of new & used Vinyl, CDs, Cassettes, Turntables and more!

More information here: http://www.darksiderecords.com

    Episode 59: Goodbye, 2020 / Staff Top Tens

    Episode 59: Goodbye, 2020 / Staff Top Tens

    And good riddance. It’s our final episode of 2020- just a few days late. Your hosts JB and JJ are joined by a bunch of the Darkside Staff- Brian, Julia and Bekah with special long-distance cameos from Gerk and Drew! We talk our #dstopten2020 best album of 2020 staff picks, plus crossing borders, burial requests, nerf guns, julia’s bladder control issues, drag queens, colemine records, millenial buzzwords, movies we hate, guitar faces, house shows, vinyl reissues and more. We want to know what new music you loved this year! send us your top ten list or post it online using #dstopten2020 and we’ll share it here. Recorded Jan 11, 2021 at Darkside Records. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify More about Darkside Records | Music by Dead Empires Join our patreon for exclusive content and in-store discounts: http://www.patreon.com/darksiderecords

    • 2 hr 5 min
    Episode 58: Live from Black Friday 2020

    Episode 58: Live from Black Friday 2020

    It was RSD lack Friday (aka the fourth and final Record Store Day 2020 event), and we took a few minutes to chat with some of the folks waiting in the (socially distant) line to talk RSD, vinyl, and much more. Featuring first-in-line Sad Boy Paul, Guy the Fried Chicken and Waffle Guy, Feldman, the V Spot Podcast, and more from our usual gaggle of great folks. Thank you to everyone who came out and to everyone who donated to our raffle to raise funds for Angel of Light. Recorded Oct 24, 2020 at Darkside Records. We talk about Black Friday, thanksgiving, covid-19, chicken and waffles, doppelgangers vs homunculi, smegma, enchiladas and the Black Friday titles including Rolling Stones, Ace Frehley, My Chemical Romance and more.Shop remaining Black Friday vinyl: https://bit.ly/ds-rsd20vinyl Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify More about Darkside Records | Music by Dead Empires
     

    • 51 min
    Episode 57: Live from #RSDDrops III

    Episode 57: Live from #RSDDrops III

    It’s the third and final Record Store Day 2020 #RSDdrop, and we took a few minutes to chat with some of the folks waiting in the (socially distant) line to talk RSD, vinyl, and much more. Featuring first-in-line Steve, Mike from Ben & Jerrys of Albany, Pat from Poughkeepsie Grind, and more from our usual gaggle of great folks. Thank you to everyone who came out and to everyone who donated to our raffle to raise funds for Poughkeepsie City Schools.Recorded Oct 24, 2020 at Darkside Records. And JB & JJ talk about Black Friday, happening here Nov 27- plus Simpsons references, smart appliances, thanksgiving, theme songs, rhyming, throwback references, Verotika, Black Friday titles including Alice in Chains, Dr Demento, Jazz Sabbath, Sharon Jones and the Dapkings, Shadows Fall and more.
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    • 1 hr 17 min
    Episode 56: Live from Record Store Day Drop II

    Episode 56: Live from Record Store Day Drop II

    It’s the second Record Store Day drop, and we stopped to chat with a few folks waiting in the (socially distant) line to talk RSD, vinyl, movies, batman, local food, basement shows and much more. Featuring first-in-line Steve, Yves, Joanne, Billy & Terry German, The Lorello Family, Katt and Dani from V-Spot Podcast, Russ (aka Moose Manusik), Merch Guy Brian, and more from our usual gaggle of great folks. Thank you to everyone who came out for #RSD2020, special thanks to Poughkeepsie Grind, Ben & Jerrys of Albany, and to everyone who donated to our raffle to raise funds for Poughkeepsie City Schools. Recorded Sept 26, 2020 at Darkside Records. 
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    • 1 hr 21 min
    Episode 55: Live from Record Store Day Drop I

    Episode 55: Live from Record Store Day Drop I

    It’s the first Record Store Day drop, and we stopped to chat with a few folks waiting in the (socially distant) line to talk RSD, vinyl, movies, vegan food and much more. Featuring first-in-line Mike, Bernadette Gorman-White from Story Screen Beacon (22:01), Katt and Dani from V-Spot Podcast (34:52) and more from our usual gaggle of great folks. Thank you to everyone who came out for #RSD2020, special thanks to Poughkeepsie Grind, Ben & Jerrys of Albany, and to everyone who donated to our raffle to raise funds for CARE of DC. Recorded August 29, 2020 at Darkside Records. 
    Join us for the next two #RSDDrops Sept 26 and Oct 24!
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    • 46 min
    Episode 54: Record Store Day Update

    Episode 54: Record Store Day Update

    Our store is back open to the public (mask required) so JB and JJ are back recording in-store, talking about the upcoming Record Store Day Drops starting August 29! We talk our RSD plans and exclusive releases; plus 7th grade literature, JNCOs vs Lee Pipes, footwear, Mill House Brewery Beer, frozen yogurt, coronavirus, the army reserves, dole whips, darkside daily deal and more. Recorded July 30, 2020.
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    • 1 hr 5 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

BiceIsNice ,

The Real Thing

JB and crew are “The Real Thing”. 5 stars

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Hilarious group!!

Love when they have Dena!

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Yes.

Just..... yes. This is good stuff. Fun. Music. Good.

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