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The Weekly RockBlog is devoted to new music from across the state of Pennsylvania and beyond, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Rock Show and AK Music Scene.



We will feature new music of all genres, talk about current musical trends, offer insight into local scenes across the country and provide some tips and tricks on promotion.



So sit back, grab a drink, turn up the volume and let’s take a journey into some new music!

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The Weekly RockBlog is devoted to new music from across the state of Pennsylvania and beyond, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Rock Show and AK Music Scene.



We will feature new music of all genres, talk about current musical trends, offer insight into local scenes across the country and provide some tips and tricks on promotion.



So sit back, grab a drink, turn up the volume and let’s take a journey into some new music!

    WRB Is Fostering Music WRB012

    WRB Is Fostering Music WRB012

    This episode is dedicated to the Western PA Charity, “Fostering Music”, formed by Christy Stitt to help provide quality music lessons and musical instruments for children currently in or adopted out of the foster care system. I interview Mike Smail, owner of Smail’s Custom Drum Shop in Kittanning, PA and local musician Damon Dosch, both involved in supporting the charity. They give information on the charity, how it was formed, talk about their personal experiences and the upcoming charity benefit show on January 18, 2020.

    Featured tracks in this episode:

    Issac Graham – “When I Find Gold”

    Monk Turner – “But Then I Got Married”

    For more information and to donate to “Fostering Music” visit their website: https://fosteringmusic.com/

    Like them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fosteringmusic/

    Visit “Fostering Music” Partner, Smail’s Custom Drum Shop: https://smailscustomdrumshop.com/

    134 Market St, Kittanning, PA 16201

    • 28 min
    The Weekly Rockblog is back with Working Breed, Bastion’s Wake and Vincenzo Grieco.

    The Weekly Rockblog is back with Working Breed, Bastion’s Wake and Vincenzo Grieco.

    The Weekly Rockblog – Episode #11

    The Weekly Rockblog is back with Working Breed, Bastion’s Wake and Vincenzo Grieco.

    The Weekly Rockblog is back after a long hiatus featuring music from “Working Breed,” “Bastion’s Wake” and “Vincenzo Grieco.”

    Featured Songs:

    Working Breed – “Turtle Race”

    Bastion’s Wake – “Nyarlathotep”

    Vincenzo Grieco – “Crashing waves,” “An American In Rome”

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    • 32 min
    Welcome to “1220 Wells Street” WRB010

    Welcome to “1220 Wells Street” WRB010

    Weekly Rock Blog – Episode #10

    Welcome to “1220 Wells Street” – featuring “Joon Wolfsberg”

    This episode we are featuring the music of “Joon Wolfsberg” and her band “Joon Wolfsberg” from Germany. We playing 3 tracks from her soon to be released album “1220 Wells Street” on September 29, 2017

    Track #3 – “Hey Man”

    Track #7 – “I’m Alive Now”

    Track #10 – “What You Mean To Me”

    We also interview Joon and her father Joe Wolfsberg who is also a member of the band.

    Pre-order the album on itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/de/album/1220-wells-street/id1270428671

    http://www.joon-wolfsberg.com

    https://twitter.com/joonwolfsberg

    https://www.facebook.com/JoonsMusic

    https://www.youtube.com/user/JoonsMusic

    Follow the Weekly RockBlog:

    http://www.weeklyrockblog.com

    https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/weekly-rockblog/id1170602740?mt=2

    https://www.facebook.com/WeeklyRockblog/

    Find us on Google Play, Stitcher, iTunes, TuneIn

    • 37 min
    WRB is “PLENTY HEAVY” WRB009

    WRB is “PLENTY HEAVY” WRB009

     

    Weekly RockBlog – Episode 9 – WRB is “PLENTY HEAVY!”

     

    On this episode we are featuring the track “Another Bad Day” from the Los Angeles, CA based band called “PLENTY HEAVY.”

     

    www.plentyheavy.com

    www.facebook.com/plentyheavy 

    The band consists of:

    Mike Hansen: Drums, Greg Marra: Vocals/Guitar and Bjorn Englen: bass

     

    We give you a little info on the band and talk more in-depth about the vocalist and guitarist, Greg Marra.

    Our last segment of the episode is another installment of “This Day In Music” for August 30.

     

    “Take care, be good to each other and get out and listen to some local, live music!”

     

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    • 22 min
    Welcome To my Kingdom WRB008

    Welcome To my Kingdom WRB008

    HAPPY NEW YEAR! Welcome to the Weekly RockBlog, Episode #8. Tonight’s episode we are featuring music from the band “Daddy Jones Kingdom.”

    We are going to discuss some tips and tricks to Self Promotion. In this segment we are going to talk a little bit about the book “Networking in the Music Industry” by Dan Kimpel.

    I’ll give you another installment of “This Day in Music.”

    And lastly, I’m going to give you some info on a new venture called “Podcast Your Scene,” a podcast and a podcast network.

    So…sit back, Grab a drink and turn up the volume!

    Make sure to follow the Weekly RockBlog online at:

    www.weeklyrockblog.com

    facebook.com/weeklyrockblog

    Twitter @weeklyrockblog

    You can find the show on itunes, google play, and stitcher.

    Shoot me an email and let me know what you think of the show or if you just want to shout and say what’s up: contact@briankshaffer.com

    Check out our new podcast network: www.podcastyourscene.com

    Check out my website: www.briankshaffer.com

    Call into the show and leave me a message (412)-475-8189.

    • 16 min
    I Alter The Design When The Alcohol Does The Talking WRB007

    I Alter The Design When The Alcohol Does The Talking WRB007

    Welcome to the Weekly RockBlog, Episode #6. Tonight’s episode we are featuring “Alter The Design” and my former band (kaj).

    This is a totally unscripted episode…i really had some fun with this one!

    I’ll give you another installment of “This Day in Music.”

    Make sure to follow the Weekly RockBlog online at:

    www.weeklyrockblog.com

    facebook.com/weeklyrockblog

    Twitter @weeklyrockblog

    You can find the show on itunes, google play, and stitcher.

    Shoot me an email and let me know what you think of the show or if you just want to shout and say what’s up: contact@briankshaffer.com

    Check out my website: www.briankshaffer.com

    Call into the show and leave me a message (412)-475-8189.

    I’m ending this episode with a song from my former band, probably the best band I’ve ever been in (kaj) – pronounced “cage.” The song is entitled “The Alcohol Does The Talking.”

    • 27 min

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