Scientology is a subject often clouded in mystery and suspicion, a tax-exempt religion invented by a science-fiction authors celestial writings and teachings. But did you know L Ron Hubbard also wrote and produced several full length albums? Tune in as Brandon, totally unphased by his weeks of research, emerges from the rabbit hole to rant and rave at Sean about the utterly insane (and sometimes oddly catchy) world of Scientology music.
(*Spoiler alert: Auditing included!) ALL HAIL L RON!!!
Tune in this week for the first of our "Music & Murder" series! Join Brandon & Sean as they cover the life, music, and horrific crimes of Spade Cooley, who went from Hollywood TV star- renown for his for his Western Swing prowess- to serving a life sentence for the murder of his wife in their Mojave Desert home. Warning: This one gets intense!
I like The Rolling Stones...but...
Tune into this episode of "All Damn Night" to hear about the man, myth, and legend Ry Cooder. Follow us on a journey to search for the origins of rock and roll. And experience the final chapter of the music and musicians from the golden 1930's in Cuba.
The California condor is known worldwide as an incredibly rare and endangered species. However, in the summer of 1965, they were a lot more rare and endangered after Johnny Cash's summer fishing trip. Tune in to this week's episode to learn about how awesome and hardcore Johnny Cash truly was.
Power, money, drugs and... accordions? Tune in to this episode of the "All Damn Night" podcast to learn how the Mexican drug war has inspired an entire sub-genre of traditional folk music with gangsta rap lyrics set to polka beats. Could it be as crazy as it sounds? No. It's crazier. Don't miss this episode of the "All Damn Night Podcast"!
Mayweather vs. McGregor is ON!!! But...in 1974, the world was abuzz about another fight: Muhammad Ali would take on George Foreman for the heavyweight championship of the world..and to promote it, a huge music festival would be held in Kinsasha, Zaire to promote the fight. It would be a celebration of African culture and music, and a precursor to one of the greatest sporting events of the century. James Brown, BB King, Bill Withers and dozens more artists would come together in the Congo for what would become one of the most legendary music festivals of all time: Zaire 74. Tune in to this episode of "All Damn Night" to learn about the fight, the festival and the people who made up this unforgettable event.