Who Cares About the Rock Hall?

A podcast about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame hosted by comedians Joe Kwaczala and Kristen Studard. He's a long-time devotee. She's a skeptic. Join them as he attempts to get her (and their guests) to care about this institution. Proud part of Pantheon - the podcast network for music lovers.

https://cms.megaphone.fm/channel/rockhall

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 14 days 3 hours 51 minutes

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episode 41: A History of Musical Excellence Inductees w/ Andy Schwartz


Writer Andy Schwartz joins Joe & Kristen to talk about the artists who have been inducted in the Musical Excellence (formerly Sideman) category. This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 September 3, 2021  1h25m
 
 

episode 42: Billy Preston w/ Lauren Onkey


Former NPR Music senior director Lauren Onkey joins Joe & Kristen to talk about soul-funk-gospel organist and singer Billy Preston. Also discussed are Lauren's stint on the Rock Hall nominating committee, as well as the meaning and possibilities of the Musical Excellence Award. It's Mu-septem Berxcellence, baby! This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 September 10, 2021  1h23m
 
 

episode 43: Randy Rhoads w/ Sean Kelly


Guitarist Sean Kelly joins Joe & Kristen to talk about the life and career of heavy metal guitar wizard and Ozzy Osbourne sideman Randy Rhoads. Also discussed in this episode is the Hall's history with metal and metal-adjacent bands. Mu-septem Berxcellence rolls on! This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 September 17, 2021  1h24m
 
 

episode 44: Remastered: LL Cool J w/ Renee Gauthier


Joe and Kristen look back at a remastered version of their 2019 episode about hip-hop pioneer LL Cool J with comedian and writer Renee Gauthier. Better sound! Shorter running time! Some new conversation. Only the best for the final week of Mu-septem Berxcellence. This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 September 24, 2021  1h9m
 
 

episode 45: Revisiting LL Cool J w/ Bill Adler (Def Jam)


Original Def Jam publicity director Bill Adler joins Joe & Kristen to talk about the early career of hip-hop pioneer LL Cool J. Also discussed is Bill's time as a member of the Rock Hall Nominating Committee and the early days of Def Jam Records. This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 October 1, 2021  1h11m
 
 

episode 46: Remastered: Todd Rundgren w/ Roy Trakin


Journalist and former NomCom member Roy Trakin returns to the show to help Joe & Kristen introduce a remastered version of his 2018 appearance on the show, advocating for Todd Rundgren. It's Todd-tober! This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 October 8, 2021  1h2m
 
 

episode 47: Karen Glauber, #1 Todd Rundgren Fan


Current Nominating Committee member and return guest Karen Glauber joins Joe & Kristen to talk about her favorite artist of all time Todd Rundgren. Todd-tober rages on! This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 October 15, 2021  1h12m
 
 

episode 48: Which Inductees Does the Hall Need Most? w/ Todd in the Shadows


YouTube music critic Todd in the Shadows joins Joe & Kristen for a discussion about this year's class of Rock Hall inductees. Which of them need this induction the most? Who does the Rock Hall need the most? It's a lively discussion, and honestly? A clever way to keep Todd-tober going. This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 October 22, 2021  1h7m
 
 

episode 49: What to Expect at the 2021 Induction Ceremony w/ Craig Jenkins


Pulitzer-nominated music and culture writer Craig Jenkins (Vulture) joins Joe & Kristen for a discussion on what to expect at this year's Rock Hall induction ceremony. What songs will be played? What could be the jam? How will they handle fitting in the induction of thirteen different artists? This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 October 28, 2021  1h18m
 
 

episode 50: 2021 Induction Ceremony Recap w/ Hayley McFarland & Bill DiPiero


Actress Hayley McFarland and writer Bill DiPiero join Joe & Kristen on the day after the 2021 Rock Hall induction ceremony to recap what all went down. This show is part of Pantheon Podcasts.


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 November 4, 2021  1h59m