On the latest episode of GUR, Steve and Sonny, talk about their musical ADD, as well as the musical attention span of the entire world. Does anyone listen to full length albums anymore or do you commit to building the perfect playlist? Do you still buy physical product like albums, or CDs? Do you prefer […]
Biters from Atlanta, are an amazing band that channel rock n roll influences like T.Rex, The Sweet, Cheap Trick, AC DC, and even Tom Petty, yes I said Tom Petty, to carve out dirty, hook-laden rock/pop anthems that will have you pumping your fist and screaming for more. They create a sound from a rockin’ […]
Growin’ Up Rock host Sonny Pooni jumps on Podder Than Hell for a journey though one of the most tumultuous periods in KISStory: 1980-1982. Listen as Sonny joins hosts Steve Wright and Brian “BC” Chapman to go from “Unmasked” to Unmasked.
Underrated rock vocalists are the topic for discussion when Growin’ Up Rock’s Sonny Pooni guest hosts on the Digital Killed The Radio Star podcast. Some talented artists getting love on this episode include Priya Panda from Diemonds and Michael Sweet from Stryper, as well as a talented young singer from a band we recently interviewed, Greta Van […]
Growin’ Up Rock listener Trevor McDougall shares his Rock N Roll Story with us. Find out how a Monk, Kiss, and a road trip to Toronto changed Trevor’s life in his youth, and set him on a lifelong love of hard rock and metal music. Here is his some of his story in his […]
War!! What are we fighting for? Sonny and I spend time discussing songs that deal with War. Because Sonny and I are both lovers not fighters we give equal time to songs that deal with peace and love, but no matter weather its War or Peace, you can bet your ass it’s all rock n […]
Growin’ Up Rock really enjoys exploring deep cuts and tracks that you won’t hear on mainstream radio. Sonny Pooni joins the guys from Decibel Geeks for their Radio Sucks Radio Show to share some killer rock and heavy metal music from artists including Winery Dogs, Lord Tracy, Talisman, Restrayned, Halestorm, Steelheart, Black Label Society, Y&T, […]
Growin’ Up Rock co-host Sonny Pooni throws down with CGCM hosts Wallygator and The Meister in a “1989” themed playlist battle. Spoiler alert: the voting was rigged. We’re just sayin’.
As the sweltering, muggy month of August comes to a close, I welcomed a rainy, cooler evening in Atlanta. Strolling into a small dimly lit club to see Greta Van Fleet, I could not help but be transported to the famous Marquee Club in England circa 1968, except for maybe the massive number of cell […]
In the latest Episode of GUR, we talk with Restrayned guitarist and singer Tony Musallam. Restrayned is a hard and heavy unsigned band from the west coast. This band is a great example of fantastic undiscovered music that exist out in the world today. Is Rock is dead? I sure as hell don’t think so, […]