Also in the Rock School series
Hearing loss doesn't have to happen to rockers. But, it's mighty common, especially for those attending and performing at concerts. This week we explore the ins and outs of ...
Near Death Experiences
Rock stars who saw the light, turned around and came back to make it big. This week we explore the music that wouldn't have been had musicians' near death experiences been a ...
7th Anniversary: Best Seller by State
A tour of the 50 states featuring the best selling rockers from each.
Rock and Roll Hotels
A tour around the world of the hotels made famous and infamous by rock stars. From the New York Dolls stay in New Orleans to numerous rocker visits to The Phoenix in San ...
Vocal nodules and Polyps
Some rockers owe their distinct voices to vocal nodules and polyps. This week we explore what these defects are, which musician's have them and the impact it's had on their music.
Rock Star Patents
Some savvy musicians created and own patents for items used in the music industry. A few of these innovators own multiple patents and make a bit of coin to help fund their ...
Can You Live on one Song?
It's an hour of singles that bankrolled comfortable lifestyles for their creators. We explore what it takes and who was able to write music that pays big royalties over a ...
The Worst Gig
Rockers live to perform. However, sometimes things go horribly wrong. This week Rock School explores the worst gigs in rock history. From broken equipment to rioting ...
This week we look at Pandora Internet Radio, covering the Music Genome Project, how Pandora works, its history, and the money it pays out.
An exploration of the fee structure, history, success, facts, figures and alleged finagling of the ubiquitous American ticket company.
Timing and Cues
Outcue: "Back in a minute on Rock School."
|Two Tickets to Paradise||Eddie Money||Eddie Money.||Columbia||1977||03:58|
|One Way Ticket to Nowhere||David Allan Coe||Penitentiary Blues.||Plantation Records||1969||02:46|
|Ticket to Freedom||Michael Sweet||Real.||Benson Records||1995||04:11|
|Tickets to What You Need||Badly Drawn Boy||Have You Fed the Fish?.||EMI||2002||02:48|
|Born On The Wrong Planet||The String Cheese Incident||Born on the Wrong Planet.||SCI Fidelity||1997||04:57|
|(Gotta Get A) Meal Ticket||Elton John||Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy.||MCA||1975||04:01|
|The Letter||The Box Tops||The Letter/Neon Rainbow.||Bell||1967||01:55|