Author: RockCandy

Beyond the Band

Episode 19: Metallica Part 1- Moral of the Story

As Maggie and Ashleigh continue down the road of Metal May-nia month, they make a 2 part pit stop with METALLICA! In part one we cover them from their modest beginnings in 1981 up thru the release of their live album S&M in 1999- including stories of alcohol, death, rebellion, religion, and the things they […]

Bad Reputation

Episode 18: Norwegian Black Metal Part 2- According to Varg

This week we conclude the topic of the Norwegian Black Metal scene with more tales of arson, murder, and crop tops. Join Ashleigh and Maggie for discussions on the origins of the racism and violence these problem children are still expounding today. We decided to pair up this drinking game with Feral from Heldeberg Meadworks, […]

Beyond the Band

Episode 17: Norwegian Black Metal Part 1- Step 4=Profit

Welcome to the first episode of METAL MAY-NIA! This week is Part 1 of our telling of the story of 80’s-90’s Norwegian Black Metal. Tales of burning churches and committing murder in the name of Satan (or in the name of saving face), and let’s not forget about the suicides and crop tops. Would they […]

Movies that Rock

Episode 16: Purple Rain- He Disappears

In honor of 2 years since the passing of the musical genius known as Prince, Maggie and Ashleigh discuss the heartwarming stories and unbelievable facts surrounding his cinematic debut- 1984’s Purple Rain. They also give their opinions on the film- how does it hold up and what about the problematic treatment of women? Grab a […]

Unauthorized Discography

Episode 15: Nirvana’s In Utero- Waif Me

It’s time for another album review and this week we are chatting up about Nirvana’s final album- In Utero. Learn the stories behind each song and the controversies that this album created from the artwork to the lyrics. There are a lot of Courtney Love hot takes (because we can’t help ourselves) and we take […]

Bad Reputation

Episode 14: Weird Al- Squeezin and Squozin

You know when we do an episode on Weird Al Yankovic, then you’ve made it! You asked for it- so here it is! Listen along as we go through the straight-laced, but still zany story of a guy who made a name for himself with flawless parodies of famous musicians and spot-on commentaries of pop […]

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Episode 13: Andrew WK- Bubble Gum Machine Salesman

It’s time to feel good with the one and only Party God! Join Ashleigh and Maggie through tales of conspiracy, intrigue, and total nerdom that surround Andrew WK’s legacy. Trust us, we’ll leave you wanting more- because, well, we could only find so much on this man of mystery. If nothing else, it certainly is […]

Unauthorized Discography

Episode 12: Janet Jackson’s Velvet Rope- Mouth Harp

For our final installment of Women’s History Month we are covering an album that doesn’t get nearly the praise it deserves- Janet Jackson’s The Velvet Rope! Come back with us to 1997 for references of the beginnings of the internet, house parties, and General Hospital being woke AF. This episode will celebrate Janet’s amazing forward […]

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Episode 11: Missy Elliott- Hip Hop Michelin Woman

This week as we continue down the path of Women in Music, we talk about our lord and savior Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott! Ashleigh tells tales that inspire and invoke a lot of “aw-ing” as Missy makes her way through the music biz with a lot of familiar faces. Also, discover (as we did) why we […]

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Episode 10: Kesha- Teeth for ca$h

It’s our tenth episode! We’re still here and we’re still celebrating Women’s History month. This episode we talk about a girl who came from dirt and glitter to being a MFing WOMAN- Kesha. Maggie and Ashleigh cover everything she has been well known for- from sexy ghost stories, to her unexpected high intelligence, to the […]