Music History Podcasts

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Dolly Parton's America

12 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 13.9K ratings
In this intensely divided moment, one of the few things everyone still seems to agree on is Dolly Parton—but why? That simple question leads to a deeply personal, historical, and musical rethinking...
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DISGRACELAND

95 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 10.5K ratings
Murder, infidelity, suicide, arson, addiction, religious cults, drug trafficking; this podcast explores the alleged true crime antics and criminal connections of musicians we love like Jerry Lee Le...
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Mogul

33 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 2.8K ratings
Mogul is a show about hip hop’s most iconic moments, told by the people who lived them. Season 2 dives into the birth of southern hip hop. It all started in Miami with the 2 Live Crew, a group that...
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Riki Rachtman's Cathouse Hollywood Podcast

45 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 377 ratings
From 1986-1992, The Cathouse was at the epicenter of the Hollywood Rock scene. Some of the biggest bands in rock would play unannounced shows at the Cathouse but it wasn't the performances by band...
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Helping Friendly Podcast

315 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 346 ratings
The Helping Friendly Podcast (HFPod) explores the music and fan experience of Phish, through interviews and deep dives on shows and tours. Since 2013, we’ve aimed to bring the fan voice into discus...
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After Midnight: Phish's Big Cypress Festival

9 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 335 ratings
The definitive retrospective of one of music’s most memorable festivals, Phish’s Big Cypress. In December of 1999, Phish drew an estimated 80,000 to the Big Cypress Indian Reservation in Florida’s ...
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Frank Turner's Tales From No Man's Land

15 episodes - Latest episode: 11 months ago - ★★★★★ - 328 ratings
Telling the stories of rock & roll pioneer Sister Rosetta Tharpe, dance hall singer Dora Hand, WW1 spy Mata Hari and more, singer-songwriter Frank Turner talks to historians, poets and fellow musi...
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Ongoing History of New Music

230 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 283 ratings
Ongoing History of New Music looks at things from the alt-rock universe to hip hop, from artist profiles to various thematic explorations. It is Canada’s most well known music documentary hosted b...
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Bizarre Albums

69 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 274 ratings
Tony Thaxton explores the weirder side of music, celebrating and telling the story behind those strange albums that make you wonder how and why they exist. Doing deep dives on albums released by pr...
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Rock & Metal Combat Podcast

282 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 196 ratings
Hard Rock and Metal Reviews
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185 Miles South

114 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 150 ratings
A hardcore punk rock podcast.
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Rock N Roll Archaeology

20 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 103 ratings
An episodic overview of the history of Rock Music. Think of it as a college level Rock N Roll 101 course...or if you prefer, a multi-part audio documentary. We take in the music, culture and techno...
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DJ DAVID S OFFICIAL PODCAST

28 episodes - Latest episode: 10 months ago - ★★★★★ - 97 ratings
Best known for his 1000 plus remixes on Crooklyn Clan, DJ David S continues to make his mark in the dj game. Born and raised in New Jersey, David is veteran with over 10 plus years in the club busi...
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Our Lives Their Deaths: A True Crime Podcast

118 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 91 ratings
Fiercely independent! Commercial-free! Mildly successful! *** ...
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Promotion Man Podcast

33 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 81 ratings
Fred Meyers shares his stories with L.A. Lloyd about his adventures from his days at Warner Bros Records and Virgin Records and his relationships with some of the most influential bands that Fred w...
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No F'n Regrets with Robb Flynn

53 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 72 ratings
Robb Flynn is the lead vocalist, lead guitarist, and mastermind for the thrash metal band Machine Head. Listen every week as Robb brings you backstage while he tours the world bringing you ...
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Rock Candy

136 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 70 ratings
Join Ashleigh and Maggie every week for sweet treats of stories from the world of music. They cover anything from album reviews, to stories about the artists, to music news, and some fun general dr...
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Another Kind of Mind: A Different Kind of Beatles Podcast

34 episodes - Latest episode: 21 days ago - ★★★★★ - 67 ratings
Welcome to Another Kind of Mind: A Different Kind of Beatles Podcast. We're a collective of artists, musicians, and professionals across a spectrum of fields who dissect and challenge established ...
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#JCsMusicology

24 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 67 ratings
Focusing on a creative peak in an artist's career, #JCsMusicology tells the story of how greatness was achieved. "Must Listen!" - RuPaul. "Uh if you are a stan--this is Christmas." - Questlove. "Me...
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Three Sides of the Coin Video

101 episodes - Latest episode: 8 months ago - ★★★★ - 62 ratings
This is only our opinion… it is neither right nor wrong.
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KERRANG! Inside Track

7 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 62 ratings
Kerrang!’s flagship podcast Inside Track tells the stories of some of the biggest, most influential and important moments in music history from the perspective of the rock stars who lived through ...
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MLVC: The Madonna Podcast

54 episodes - Latest episode: 9 days ago - ★★★★ - 61 ratings
MLVC: the Madonna Podcast is the place for all things Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone. Hosted by Tony Trius & Stefan Mreczko, each episode features an in-depth look at a different aspect of the Que...
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BC the Beatles

56 episodes - Latest episode: 26 days ago - ★★★★★ - 53 ratings
A podcast about the Beatles... everything about the Beatles. 24/8!
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BrandoCast with Brendan Smith

53 episodes - Latest episode: 11 days ago - ★★★★★ - 49 ratings
Host Brendan Smith guides his guests through the History of Rock
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Post-Pinkerton

83 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 48 ratings
Post-Pinkerton examines every Weezer song released after the band's 1996 album Pinkerton.
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I'm With The Boyband

64 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 48 ratings
Boyband junkies Amy and Zoe take you step-by-step through everything boyband as they compile The Ultimate Boyband Chart to realise their dream of finding the greatest ever boyband, one dreamy music...
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Final Sessions

5 episodes - Latest episode: 10 months ago - ★★★★★ - 48 ratings
Every album tells a story. Introducing "Final Sessions," a new audio documentary series about music's most notable releases. The first season is a 4-part limited series detailing the long ...
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Behind the Song

51 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 47 ratings
Dig deep into the lyrics of classic rock songs and the storytellers that created them in "Behind The Song," a podcast by The Drive's Janda Lane. Hear what was happening behind the scenes while some...
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Ginger Anne's Jam Bands Podcast

175 episodes - Latest episode: 9 days ago - ★★★★★ - 40 ratings
Welcome to Ginger Anne's Jam bands. Let's explore albums, music news, live concerts and festivals related to the unique Jam bands fan culture. Blues, Bluegrass, Roots, Rock, Reggae, and Americana....
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The Tapes Archive

49 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 40 ratings
A podcast that unearths never-before-heard conversations with world-class musicians and comedians.