Let’s Talk About Rock

Hosted ByVinnie G

We look at the many rock artists and the musical styles that have played a significant foundational role in rock history as well as rock appreciation.

Vinnie G hosts this informative rock-and-roll music podcast that not only covers rock history but also promotes rock appreciation.

Content details: My show is explicit & frequently contains adult language/themes

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Let’s Talk About Janis Joplin

For Women’s History Month, Vinnie decides to talk about a legendary woman of psychedelia that was cut short from a life of drug addiction Janis Joplin. He talks about...

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Let’s Talk About Sister Rosetta Tharpe

To wrap up Black History Month, Vinnie gives a general summary of the Godmother of Rock and Roll, Sister Rosetta Tharpe’s life and why her often sadly forgotten legacy...

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Let’s Talk About James Brown

Vinnie talk about the Godfather of Soul, James Brown talking about his 73 year long life as one of the biggest African American R&B/Soul singers in music from his...

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Let’s Talk About Motown

For the 60th episode of the Let’s Talk About Rock, Vinnie summarizes the history of the legendary Motown record label, its founder Berry Gordy, the various songwriters, producers and...

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Let’s Talk About Fats Domino

For the first week of Black History Month, Vinnie talks about legendary rock and roll founding father from New Orleans, Louisiana: Fats Domino. A piano playing legend with many...

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REPACKAGED: Let’s Talk About Phil Spector

On January 16th, 2021, Phil Spector died in prison at the age of 81 from COVID-19 so, for the first time, we rerelease our Phil Spector, we give our...

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Let’s Talk About Sam Cooke

On what would have been Sam Cooke’s 90th Birthday, Vinnie talks about the life story of the King of Soul, Sam Cooke from his gospel roots, to a musical...

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Let’s Talk About David Bowie Part 2

In Part 2 of the story of David Bowie, Vinnie discusses Bowie’s Berlin Trilogy, his rise back to the mainstream, his short lived Tin Machine project, Bowie’s happy marriage...

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Let’s Talk About David Bowie Part 1

In memory of what would have been David Bowie’s 74th birthday, and 5 years after he left us, Vinnie discusses the life of David Bowie. For Part 1, he...

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