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THE LEGENDARY PAMELA DES BARRES WILL BE AT ROCKNPOD 2021 We’re excited to announce that Pamela Des Barres will be joining us for the ROCKNPOD Expo! Pamela Des Barres, like the Summer of Love and the Sunset Strip, was born in California. She fell in love with rock ’n’ roll as a little girl in sunny Reseda, swooning along to the dreamy sounds of Elvis and Dion spinning on her turntable. While she was in high school, Pamela’s friend Victor Hayden introduced her to his cousin, the psychedelic pioneer Captain Beefheart, and her odds of living a normal-formal life were obliterated. Eighteen years old, and eight miles high on an intoxicating mix of the Beatles, Bob Dylan, and that burgeoning music scene...

MARK GOODMAN IS COMING TO ROCKNPOD 2021 We’re excited to announce that Mark Goodman will be joining us for the ROCKNPOD Expo! Mark Goodman has been a music fanatic since seeing the Beatles on Ed Sullivan as a kid. He started in radio in his hometown of Philadelphia at WMMR. In 1978 he became music director of the station. Leaving WMMR in 1980 Goodman became a part of the air staff at WPLJ, the number one rock station in New York.  FORMER MTV VJ MARK GOODMAN It was 1981 when Mark left WPLJ to join the as yet unknown music video channel called MTV. As one of the 5 original VJs Mark interviewed everyone from Paul McCartney to Sting to Bruce Springsteen. He also...

MATT PINFIELD WILL BE AT ROCKNPOD 2021 We’re excited to announce that Matt Pinfield will be joining us for the ROCKNPOD Expo! Matt Pinfield is a well-respected TV and radio host and music historian and celebrates 36 years in professional radio and 28 years on television. He was the host of numerous MTV programs including the influential alternative show 120 Minutes. He has hosted shows and appeared on many networks including MTV, VH1, MTV2, VH1 CLASSIC, MTV CLASSIC, HDNET, MUCH MUSIC, USA, AXSTV, NICKELODEON, IFC, FX, FOX, CNN, CNN INTERNATIONAL, MSNBC, CBS, NBC, and ABC. FORMER MTV VJ MATT PINFIELD His professional radio career includes an 11 year run at K-Rock in New York City. Morning shows in NYC and San Francisco, 100s of...

LEA VENDETTA OF INK MASTER TO APPEAR AT ROCKNPOD 2021 We’re excited to announce that Lea Vendetta will be joining us for the ROCKNPOD Expo! Lea Vendetta is a tattoo artist who was featured in season one of Paramount Network’s ‘Ink Master’. Lea was born in Paris, France, and is an internationally award-winning tattoo artist. Vendetta has been painting professionally since the early 1990s and has been tattooing since 1996. Her work often pays tribute to Paris and her love of the art deco style.  Her paintings have been exhibited in Paris, New York, Los Angeles, and Miami and her tattoo work has been featured in tattoo magazines both nationally and internationally. Vendetta's incredible personal tattoo artwork has won her the cover of more...

RIKI RACHTMAN TO APPEAR AT ROCKNPOD 2021 We’re excited to announce that Riki Rachtman will be joining us for the ROCKNPOD Expo! Riki’s history in rock music and media is very well-known. Growing up in California, Riki was deeply entrenched in the burgeoning Hollywood rock scene of the ’80s. In 1986 he, along with partner Taime Downe of Faster Pussycat, opened The Cathouse. What was once a run-down disco quickly became the center of activity for the rock world. Regular clientele for The Cathouse included members of Motley Crue, Aerosmith, and Guns n’ Roses among many others. RIKI RACHTMAN HOSTS THE BALL ON GIMMEMETAL Riki’s friendship with Axl Rose would lead him to New York to take over hosting duties for The Headbangers Ball....

We’re excited to announce that Roxy Blue will be joining us for the ROCKNPOD Expo! Roxy Blue is an American rock band that was formed in 1989 in Memphis, Tn.  by singer/guitarist Todd Poole. Poole joined forces with GTI graduates Sid Fletcher (guitar) and Josh Weil ( bass). Soon to follow was drummer Scott Trammell ( aka. Scotty T. ) to complete the outfit. The music scene in Memphis at the time was blistering hot and Roxy Blue wasted no time getting in the middle of it.  Opening for any and every band they could they soon developed a following which led to them headling their own shows.  The band started tracking demos with producer Niko Lyras hoping to bring their live...

TALISMEN BRING THEIR MAGIC TO ROCKNPOD EXPO 2021 We’re excited to announce that The Talismen will be joining us for ROCKNPOD Weekend! The guys will be on-site at the ROCKNPOD Expo for an acoustic performance and Q&A during the day! Join Ryan, Philip, and Jeremy (Gene Simmons, Ace Frehley, Accept, John Corabi, Hair of the Dog, The Shazam, and more!) for a performance of songs and stories from their lives in music. ROCKNPOD Weekend takes place August 6-8 in Nashville TN. Full details available at Rocknpod.com! Tickets: https://www.nashvillerocknpodexpo.com/ticketing/ Guests: https://www.nashvillerocknpodexpo.com/guests/ Venue/Hotel: ROCKNPOD 2021 takes place at the Hilton Nashville Airport! Hotel Discount: Book your room to save money and stay on site! https://www.nashvillerocknpodexpo.com/hotel/ #talismen #kiss #genesimmons #acefrehley #hairofthedog #accept #johncorabi #rocknpod #rocknpod2021 #rocknpodexpo #convention #expo #fanexpo #rock #metal...

PAUL TAYLOR RETURNS FOR ROCKNPOD EXPO 2021 We’re excited to announce that Paul Taylor will be joining us for ROCKNPOD Weekend! Paul Taylor began his professional career touring on the road with the 1982 rock sensation Aldo Nova. Aldo's hit song Fantasy went to # 3 on the charts and kept them on the road for a year.  Paul would then go on to play in such bands as Alice Cooper, Winger, Steve Perry (Journey), Cinderella,  John Waite, Tommy Shaw (Styx) and Nick Gilder.  Paul wrote the top 10 hit "Miles Away" for Winger and a top 40 hit "You Better Wait" with Steve Perry for his solo record For The Love Of Strange Medicine of which Paul also wrote 8 other songs.  In...

ACE VON JOHNSON WILL BE AT ROCKNPOD EXPO 2021 We’re excited to announce that Ace Von Johnson will be joining us for ROCKNPOD Weekend! Ace Von Johnson is a Los Angeles native, most recognized for his tenure as the guitarist in renowned Hollywood rock bands Faster Pussycat (lead guitar 2010-2019), and L.A. Guns from 2018 onward, as well as performing in contemporary synth-rock band Neon Coven. He set about his musical career in his late teens; touring internationally in a number of groups, including notable punk bands Madcap, The U.S. Bombs, Unwritten Law, and legendary NYC hardcore band Murphy’s Law. Ace has also been involved in a variety of session work, with a diverse array of artists ranging from pop sensation Tiffany to Finland’s...

We’re excited to announce that comedian Courtney Cronin Dold will be joining us for ROCKNPOD Weekend! Originally from Boston, Courtney Cronin Dold is a comedy writer and stand-up comic. She has performed all over the world, land and sea, and was a weekly regular at both the Laugh Factory and The Improv in Hollywood. She has been featured in The Boston Comedy Festival, The College Humor Comedy Tour, Pretty, Funny Women, and has been lucky to perform on two Kiss Kruises, opening for Craig Gass.  She has been seen on the E! countdown shows Forbes Celebrity 100 and Celebrity Weddings, and HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm, Showtime’s Gigolos, and Separation Anxiety hosted by comedians Adam Ray and Iliza Shlesinger on TBS. She has written for...