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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.


162 Pieces

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This week we pay tribute to the legend who recently passed away.

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: May 26, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This week we serve up Vintage Guitar's list of the most expensive guitar/amp effects. You got the cash? We've got the list. Here are 25 effects ...

Bought by WMMT, WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: May 19, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Do you have a favorite athlete? Do you have a favorite musician? Are they one in the same? This episode of Rock School will be discussing famous...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, KSRQ, and WYAP


  • Added: May 11, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week on rock school will play some of the earliest concerts from some of the biggest rock bands of all time. Some include the The smiths, Gre...

Bought by WMMT, WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: May 08, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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This week's Rock School will be discussing musicians that had disabilities, some you may never thought had one!

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 30, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week's episode will talk about the National Recording Registry, what it is and how they have recently just released their new set of 25 songs.

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This episode discusses the silly things people say to musicians that they just shouldn't.

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 17, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 4
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This is the 8th anniversary episode of Rock School. Dr. Joe Burns talks about literary references from bands like the Police, ColdPlay, the FatBoy...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This episode talks about Patreon. It is a news crowd funding website that helps artist. Dr. Joe Burns talks about how crowd funding works and how ...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, and KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 03, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Did your favorite album have a different name before it was released? This weeks episode of Rock School gives the original titles of famous albums ...

Bought by WYAP, WOUB, KSKQ, and KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 26, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This weeks episode discusses the greatest song of all time. Dr. Burns will take songs from list like Billboard and Rolling Stone to figure out jus...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, KSRQ, and WYAP


  • Added: Mar 19, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This weeks episode talks about the the early bands of people you know and see how they started. Some musicians include Freddie Mercury, Billy Joel...

Bought by WOUB and KSKQ


  • Added: Mar 14, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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In the spirit of Lent, this weeks episode talks about the top ten albums approved by the Vatican. Dr. Burns talks about what lent means and the mu...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 04, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Rock School this week talks about the popular shows of the 1970's and how certain actors got record deals because of there part on the show. Dr. B...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, KSRQ, and WYAP


  • Added: Feb 25, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week episode discusses the difference between a tribute act and a cover band. Dr. Burns discusses the cost of tribute acts and even plays a fe...

Bought by WYAP, WOUB, KSKQ, and KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 19, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This weeks episode talks about how Billboard charts keep up with the digital age. Billboard has been using social media to find out who the popular...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 11, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This weeks Rock School talks about how bands that were on the top of there game fell apart or just changed in general. Some Bands and musicians dis...

Bought by KRZA, WOUB, KSKQ, and KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 05, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This weeks episode of Rock School talks about rude audience members at concerts and what they do to make people so angry, including the musicians t...

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, KSRQ, and WYAP


  • Added: Jan 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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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 WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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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