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Rock School

Series produced by KSLU

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Rock School is an insightful and energetic showcase of the music, history and culture of rock-n-roll.

Featuring a variety of bands, singers and musicians from the 60's, 70's, and 80's, Rock School travels back to a time when the music was pure and teaches some not-so-pure things about the rock you grew up with.

Hosted by Dr. Joe Burns and Chad P, Rock School is recorded and produced at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, LA in the studios of KSLU public radio.


144 Pieces

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This weeks Rock School continues off from the last episode. This is the 2nd part of a two part episode discussing anniversaries for 2015. Dr.Burns...

Bought by WYAP and KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This Rock School episode discusses the anniversaries of different events in music history. This first part of a two part episode goes through event...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Happy New Year everyone. This weeks Rock School talks about people who passed away in 2014. Dr. Burns and Monique Gregoire go through the months o...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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The Rock School Christmas episode includes Christmas facts about elves, reindeer and Charlie Brown! Dr. Burns and Monique Gregoire go through fun f...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 02, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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What was the most expensive album ever created? Was it Fleetwood Mac? Tears For Fears? Dr. Joe Burns and Monique Gregoire go through different albu...

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, KSRQ, CHSR-FM 97.9, WYAP and more


  • Added: Dec 24, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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The 400th episode of rock school airs with the history of Spotify, how is pays and how it could be the future of music. Many known musicians believ...

Bought by KSKQ, KSRQ, and WOUB


  • Added: Dec 20, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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All you need to know about the legendary music venue in New Orleans. From The Doors to The Who, The Warehouse was The place to play in the Crescen...

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, and KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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This week's episode of Rock School explores a list of bands made up of families.

Bought by KSKQ, WYAP, and WOUB


  • Added: Dec 09, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This week's episode of Rock School details the history of Atlantic Records.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week's episode of Rock School analyzes some of the most awkward moments in the history of the Mtv Music Awards.

Bought by KSRQ, KSKQ, WYAP, and WOUB


  • Added: Nov 19, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week's episode of Rock School explores a collection of songs written while an artist was passing away. You'll probably cry.

Bought by KSRQ, WOUB, KSKQ, and WYAP


  • Added: Nov 12, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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This week's episode lists several artists who suffer from stage fright. Face your fears just in time for Halloween, right here on Rock School.

Bought by WOUB, KSRQ, and WYAP


  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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This week's episode explores Muzak, a service employed by businesses for background music. It is often used to influence customer buying habits. ...

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, KSRQ, and WYAP


  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week's Rock School features a plethora of unfitting song choices used in commercials. From Royal Carribbean to Wendy's, tune in for a full ho...

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 21, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This week's episode of Rock School discusses the highs and lows of being in a band.

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 21, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This episode of Rock School takes a look at Cosimo Matassa, the man who is credited with creating "the New Orleans sound" and believed by many to b...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 14, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week's episode of Rock School analyzes the sharp inflation of concert ticket prices and attempts to explain the cause of the problem. Have a ...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 01, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This week, Rock School takes a look at the lasting effects of punk music.

Bought by KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 23, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This week's episode continues the exploration of punk rock, this time going back to take a look at the British punk scene. Here on Rock School, it...

Bought by KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 17, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This week's Rock School covers the early Punk Rock scenes of New York and Los Angeles. Strap in for a full hour of attitude in America!

Bought by KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 09, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3