The Hook Rocks!

The Hooks Rocks Podcast is the place to be for talking rock music. In depth discussions on the state of rock music, new music spotlights featuring new up and coming artists, and much more. Get hooked on The Hooks Rocks…The Ultimate Rock Community podcast! Now Part of Pantheon Podcasts!

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Music Interviews
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New Music Spotlight: Carl Spackler of La Chinga...
The long awaited return of the Canadian powerhouse band La Chinga is finally here. Singer/Bassist Carl Spackler returns to The Hook Rocks to talk the bands new album "Primal Forces"! Please enjoy the episode! La Chinga https://ripplemusic.bandcamp.com/album/primal-forces https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100063583570975 https://www.instagram.com/lachingaband/?hl=en https://twitter.com/chinga_la? The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
55 min
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Remembering Eddie Van Halen With LA Guns Guitar...
The love for Eddie Van Halen remains strong throughout the world after 3 years since his passing.The Hook Rocks annual celebration of his life features a conversation with extraordinary guitarist Tracii Guns of LA Guns. Tracii shares stories about their friendship, the impact Eddie had on his life, and the reaction he had when he found out he had passed. Please enjoy the episode! Tracii Guns http://www.lagunsmusic.com/ https://www.tracii.net/ https://www.facebook.com/traciiguns/ https://www.instagram.com/traciiguns/ https://twitter.com/traciiguns The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
78 min
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Our Top Ten Albums From July Through September ...
We are back with our quarterly segment on the top albums from July through September 2023! Chris Corradetti and The Hook Rocks break down all the great music that has been released in the third quarter of 2023 and choose our favorites! Once again, with so much great music being released some difficult choices had to be made. We also included several of our Twitter followers and their selections. It was fun but also painful. Please enjoy the episode! The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
103 min
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New Music Spotlight: Interview With Ayron Jones
Ayron Jones hits #1 again on the Billboard mainstream rock charts with his latest single "Blood In The Water". He talks with The Hook Rocks about his new album "Chronicles of The Kid", staying in the present, and being prepared for success as he grows in popularity. Please enjoy the episode! Ayron Jones https://www.ayronjonesmusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/ayronjonesmusic/ https://www.instagram.com/ayronjonesmusic/?hl=en https://twitter.com/AyronJonesMusic The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
40 min
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Get To Know Bassist. & Emerging Rockstar Rachel...
Formerly of Philadelphia and now in Arizona bassist Rachel Bello is navigating her way through the world of rock 'n' roll. She chats with The hook Rocks about being influenced by Aerosmith and how she started playing bass. We talk her current gig entertaining audiences with Hollywood Gods & Monster which allows her to expand her knowledge of the instrument. We also discuss her love for animals and her involvement in rescuing them. Please enjoy the conversation! Rachel Bello https://www.facebook.com/rachel.bello.96/ https://www.instagram.com/rach_bello/ https://www.tiktok.com/@rachelbello89 The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
72 min
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Labros G of 1000mods Checks In Before Their Sho...
After being put on hold due to the pandemic, 1000mods are finally touring North America. Drummer Labros G speaks to The Hook Rocks about the tour, the band, and being able to play songs from their 2020 album "Youth of Dissent" for fans in the states. Please enjoy the episode! 1000mods https://www.1000mods.com/ https://www.facebook.com/1000mods https://www.instagram.com/1000mods/ https://twitter.com/1000_mods?lang=gl The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
39 min
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Brett Emmons of Glorious Sons Reflects on Glory
Fresh off the release of "Glory" The Glorious Sons singer Brett Emmons shares his struggles with the creative process and his own personal growth while recording their new album. He speaks of how the band persevered, dug deep, and how proud he is of the music they recorded. . Please enjoy the episode! Glorious Sons https://www.theglorioussons.com/ https://www.facebook.com/TheGloriousSons/ https://www.instagram.com/theglorioussons/ https://twitter.com/TheGloriousSons The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
44 min
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Wendy Dio Talks The Dreamers Never Die Documentary
Ronnie James Dio lived by the words he sang. He was authentic. His wife Wendy Dio visits with The Hook Rocks to discuss the documentary "Dreamers Never Die" and the new box set featuring the last four studio album by the band Dio. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast network! Ronnie James Dio https://www.ronniejamesdio.com/ https://www.facebook.com/OfficialRonnieJamesDio/ https://www.instagram.com/_ronniejamesdio/ https://twitter.com/officialrjdio The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
28 min
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The Recap/Review of The Sweet Relief Charity Ev...
The Hook Rocks welcomes Richard Benefield, fellow Groove Council member and organizer of the Sweet Relief charity event in Richardson, TX at the Six Springs Tavern. The event featured six independent artists Griffin Holtby, Eyebolt, AbbyK, Christian Shields, Black Heart Saints, & Leilani Kilgore and was hosted by LA Guns guitarist Ace Von Johnson. Rich talks about the event, the silent auction, and the charity. Please enjoy the episode! Charity & Band Information https://twitter.com/pachyrhizodus https://www.sweetrelief.org/ https://www.acevonjohnson.com/site/ https://www.griffinholtby.com/ https://www.facebook.com/p/Eyeboltofficial-100068551573621/ https://www.abbykrocks.com/ https://christianshieldsrocks.com/ https://blackheartsaintsmusic.com/ https://leilanikilgore.com/ https://www.sixspringslive.com/ The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
61 min
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The Legend That Is Jimmy Page
The Hook Rocks favorite luthier Mike Longacre of At Mike's Guitar Parlor in Hermosa Beach, Ca returns for another chapter in our discussion on legendary guitar players. In this episode we talk Jimmy Page and his style, presentation, & why he influenced a generation of guitar players. Please enjoy the episode! Mike Longacre http://mikesguitarparlor.com/ https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100057257478344 https://www.instagram.com/atmikesguitar/ The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
62 min
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A Conversation With Chris Vos of The Record Com...
The new album by The Record Company "The Fourth Album" is out and singer/guitarist Chris Vos stops by The Hook Rocks for an enjoyable conversation about connecting with music, the blues, and their new record. It was a ton of fun and can't wait fr his next visit. He does have a question for anyone listening so please leave your response in the comment section. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast network! The Record Company https://therecordcompany.net/ https://www.facebook.com/therecordcompany/photos https://www.instagram.com/therecordcompany/ https://twitter.com/therecordcomp The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks/ https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/ https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://www.instagram.com/pantheonpods/ https://twitter.com/pantheonpods
67 min
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The Hook Rocks Concert Review: Bourbon House @Q...
The Hook Rocks reviews the recent Bourbon House show at Q Bar in Darien, Il, plus a few other points of discussion. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts Bourbon House https://www.bourbonhouserocks.com/ https://www.instagram.com/bourbonhouseofficial/ https://www.facebook.com/bourbonhouseofficial/ https://twitter.com/BourbonHouse_ The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
28 min
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Erin Coburn & Leilani Kilgore Hit The Road
Independent artists Erin Coburn & Leilani Kilgore hit the road on the "Fire & Frets" tour playing cities across the US. Listen in as Erin & Leilani talk about touring, being inspired to play guitar, creating music, and being an independent artist. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network! http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts https://twitter.com/pantheonpods Erin Coburn https://www.erincoburn.com/ https://www.facebook.com/ErinCoburnOfficial/ https://www.instagram.com/erincoburnofficial/ https://www.bandsintown.com/a/9427034-erin-coburn Leilani Kilgore https://leilanikilgore.com/https://www.facebook.com/LeilaniKilgoreMusic/ https://www.instagram.com/leilanikilgore https://twitter.com/LeilaniKilgore The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
71 min
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Steelheart's Miljenko Matijevic Discusses His N...
What was thought to be a simple surgery ended up almost taking the life of Steeheart frontman Miljenko Matijevic. The singer speaks with The Hook Rocks about his near fatal stroke and his recovery. Miljenko shares his thoughts on moving forward, the music business, and what's ahead. Please enjoy this episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network! Steelheart https://steelheart.com https://twitter.com/STEELHEARTBAND https://www.instagram.com/steelheart01/ https://www.facebook.com/OfficialSteelheart/ Pantheon Podcasts http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts The Hook Rocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
61 min
90
Damon Johnson Talks The Brother Cane Reunion
Lead singer & guitarist Damon Johnson returns to The Hook Rocks to talk the Brother Cane reunion & the 30th anniversary of the bands debut album. Damon discusses the journey that led him to bringing the group back to life as well as his path since they originally disbanded. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network! http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts Brother Cane https://brothercane.com/ https://www.facebook.com/brothercaneofficial/ https://www.instagram.com/brothercane/ https://twitter.com/realbrothercane?lang=en https://brothercane.myshopify.com/ The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
44 min
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Live Album Review: Motorhead "No Sleep Til Hamm...
The Hook Rocks quarterly Live Album Review series continues with a discussion on the amazing Motorhead live album "No Sleep Til Hammersmith". Joined once again by Twitter follower & Super Fan 'Rob in The Hood' we reflect on its importance to the bands career and the raw and energetic performance that defined their legacy. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts Motorhead https://imotorhead.com/ https://www.facebook.com/OfficialMotorhead/ https://twitter.com/myMotorhead? \ https://www.instagram.com/officialmotorhead/ Rob In The Hood https://twitter.com/TheRecidivists The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
62 min
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Nick Perri Talks Terra Firma
68 min
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New Music Spotlight: The Return of Giuliana Ama...
50 min
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New Music Spotlight: Gods of Sometimes
The newly formed Southern California alt-indie rock duo Gods of Sometimes consisting of bassist Brad Davis (FU MANCHU) and guitarist/vocalist Andrew Giacumakis(MOAB), have released their self titled debut album this past July. They stop by to chat about the album and more with The Hook Rocks New Music Spotlight. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network! http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts Gods of Sometimes https://godsofsometimes.bandcamp.com/album/gods-of-sometimes Spotify - https://bit.ly/472px2b https://www.instagram.com/godsofsometimes/ The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
44 min
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New Music Spotlight: Interview With Julia Laure...
Lead singer of The Foxies JULIA LAUREN stops by The Hook Rocks to chat about her music journey to Nashville and her songwriting process. We also discuss what's coming from The Foxies and how she ended up touring as a member of The Dead Deads. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network! http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts The Foxies https://www.thefoxiesband.com/ https://www.facebook.com/thefoxiesmusic/ https://twitter.com/thefoxiesmusic?lang=en https://www.instagram.com/thefoxies/?hl=en The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
49 min
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The Quartley Music Insider Episode: ChatGPT & A...
63 min
97
Banded PR's Rebecca Potzner Talks Her Passion F...
Banded PR's founder Rebecca Potzner discusses her passion for new rock music and what led her to start promoting it. She talks about the song and band who inspired her as well as the importance of social media, the grind of touring, and more. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts Banded PR https://www.bandedpr.com/ https://www.facebook.com/bandedpr https://www.instagram.com/bandedpr/ https://twitter.com/bandedpr The Hook Rocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
68 min
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Our Top Ten Albums From April Through June 2023
We are back with our quarterly segment on the top albums from April through June 2023! Chris Corradetti and The Hook Rocks break down all the great music that has been released in the first quarter of 2023 and choose our favorites! Once again, with so much great music being released some difficult choices had to be made. We also included several of our Twitter followers and their selections. It was fun but also painful. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts Chris Corradetti https://twitter.com/CO_Mountaineer The Hook Rocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
122 min
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The All Things Blues & Southern Rock Podcast Vi...
Jason & Brian of The All Things Blues & Souther Rock Podcast sit down with Jay to talk music, new bands, and then...well...things go off the rails. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts The All Things Blues & Southern Rock Podcast https://allthingsbluesandsouthernrock.com/ https://www.facebook.com/groups/560864617424154 https://twitter.com/JasonATBASRPod https://www.instagram.com/all_things_blues_southern_rock/ The Hook Rocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
93 min
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The Hook Rocks 500th Episode With Daxx Nielsen ...
The Hook Rocks 500th Episode is here and we celebrate with drummer Daxx Nielsen of Cheap Trick. Daxx talks his journey from Rockford, Il to California working as a hired gun for artists such as Dick Dale and Brandi Carlile before finding his way to the legendary band Cheap Trick. Please enjoy the episode! Part of The Pantheon Podcast Network! http://pantheonpodcasts.com https://twitter.com/pantheonpods https://www.facebook.com/PantheonPodcasts Daxx Nielsen https://www.cheaptrick.com/ http://www.daxxnielsen.com/bio https://www.instagram.com/p/CuDZV3lJ-a7/?hl=en https://www.facebook.com/daxxnielsenmusicpage/ The Hook Rocks https://www.facebook.com/TheHookRocks https://twitter.com/TheHookRocks https://www.instagram.com/thehookrocks/
62 min