Rock School

Series produced by KSLU

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Rock School is an insightful and energetic showcase of the music, history and culture of rock-n-roll.

Featuring a variety of bands, singers and musicians from the 60's, 70's, and 80's, Rock School travels back to a time when the music was pure and teaches some not-so-pure things about the rock you grew up with.

Hosted by Dr. Joe Burns and Chad P, Rock School is recorded and produced at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, LA in the studios of KSLU public radio.


396 Pieces

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This week we celebrate the milestone anniversaries that will happen this year.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, KWIT, and KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week we pay tribute to those musicians who passed away in 2017.

Bought by WOUB, KWIT, KTRL, KSRQ, and KSKQ


  • Added: Dec 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Today we tell the story of the kid's parody of Jingle Bells and we hear music from this year's Radio Informer compilation disc.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WOUB, KSKQ, KWIT, KTRL and more


  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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How Joe and Tammy made their Christmas album and how you can make an album too.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, KWIT, KTRL, WYAP and more


  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The best music from this year was created by people who were 70 years old or older.

Bought by WOUB, KWIT, KTRL, and KSRQ


  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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Lots of people are gaming Spotify for money. Here's how they're doing it and what it's doing to the very popular streaming site (continued).

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, KWIT, KCMJ Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 19, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Lots of people are gaming Spotify for money. Here's how they're doing it and what it's doing to the very popular streaming site.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, KSRQ, KTRL and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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Everything you need to know about the most inspirational woman in rock history.

Bought by KWIT, WSGE, KKWE Niijii Radio, WOUB, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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It's clowns, candy, fortune telling, and much more on this Halloween episode.

Bought by KTSW 89.9, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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Following the discovery that music can cure hangovers, we feature some of the best tracks to calm your post-party illnesses.

Bought by KSKQ, KTRL, WOUB, KWIT, WYAP and more


  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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All about the recent Las Vegas Shooting from a music industry perspective.

Bought by KSKQ, KKWE Niijii Radio, KSRQ, WOUB, WYAP and more


  • Added: Oct 17, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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This week we explore the crossover from rock star to Broadway.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, KWIT, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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This week we crack the case of the first song with distortion.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, KWIT, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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This week we discuss live performances that use tape.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, KKWE Niijii Radio, KWIT and more


  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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This week we discover the hidden musicians heard at concerts.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, KWIT, and KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 18, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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This week it's stories of rock stars suing fans and fans suing rock stars.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, KWIT, and KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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This week we discuss the curation of rock music from an AI perspective.

Bought by KSKQ, KKWE Niijii Radio, WOUB, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 05, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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The popularity and appeal of the electric guitar has been on the decline for a while. This week we find out why.

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, KSRQ, and KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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There's a strong argument that 1969 was the best year for albums. Here's more evidence.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Aug 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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There's a strong argument that 1969 was the best year for albums. Here's our evidence.

Bought by KSKQ, 89.1 Trapper Radio KNWT, WOUB, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Aug 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5