Start the Beat with Sikes

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Start The Beat is a podcast about independent artists for independent artists. Each episode highlights different humans from all walks of life and their individual stories about inspiration, determination, struggle and so much more. Dive into the fantastic minds of these amazing people, absorb some useful knowledge and expand your perspective on the world around you! It's like, really important and stuff… or whatever. Curated, Produced and Hosted by Sikes.

Here are the latest podcasts.

Todd Porter - Start The Beat #313

Listen to Todd Porter - Start The Beat #313
Join me for an awesome conversation with Todd Porter of The Cheats, Eviction and Sinners & Saints Tattoo about growing up in the early days of the Pittsburgh Punk & Metal scene, playing in bands, starting a business, being a dad and everything in between.
 
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat
 
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.

Disclaimer / Update: This episode was recorded in February and any events discussed in this conversation may have possibly been postponed or canceled. Our apologies for any confusion. Please be sure to follow up with the bands for updates on these events.

Bjordan - Start The Beat #312

Listen to Bjordan - Start The Beat #312
Songwriter and life of the party Bjordan is on the show today for a super fun chat about bringing your ideas to life. Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat!
 
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat
 
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.

Johnny Mase - Start The Beat #311

Listen to Johnny Mase - Start The Beat #311
Johnny Mase recently came by the studio and we had a great talk about the underground Hip Hop / Rap scene, finding your voice, building a brand and plenty more. Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat! 

https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat
 
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.

Jake Munson Nelson of Post Mortal Possession - Start The Beat #310

Listen to Jake Munson Nelson of Post Mortal Possession - Start The Beat #310
My dude Jake Munson Nelson of Post Mortal Possession & Repulsive Creation is on the show for a rad talk about life, love, death metal and everything in between. Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat!
 
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat
 
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.

Lauren Rearick of The Grey Estates - Start The Beat #309

Listen to Lauren Rearick of The Grey Estates - Start The Beat #309
Lauren Rearick of The Grey Estates and Nylon Mag joins me for a super fun conversation about music journalism, the local scene, building a career and plenty more! Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat!
 
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

Sierra Sellers - Start The Beat #308

Listen to Sierra Sellers - Start The Beat #308
The homie Sierra Sellers is in the house! We had an awesome conversation about her come up, inspirations, creative process, new music and PLENTY more. Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat!
 
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

E.F.6 - Start The Beat #307

Listen to E.F.6 - Start The Beat #307

My friends and conductors of grindcore chaos E.F.6 are in the building! Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat!

Disclaimer / Update: This episode was recorded a few weeks ago and any events discussed in this conversation may have possibly been postponed or canceled. Our apologies for any confusion. Please be sure to follow E.F.6 for updates on these events.

https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

Jakethehawk - Start The Beat #306

Listen to Jakethehawk - Start The Beat #306
My friends in Jakethehawk join me for a few beers and a chat about rockin', rollin' and everything in between. Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat!
 
Disclaimer / Update: This episode was recorded a few weeks ago and any events discussed in this conversation may have possibly been postponed or canceled. Our apologies for any confusion. Please be sure to follow Jakethehawk for updates on these events.
 
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

Alan Welding of Pittsburgh Music Magazine - Start The Beat #305

Listen to Alan Welding of Pittsburgh Music Magazine - Start The Beat #305
Alan Welding of Pittsburgh Music Magazine is in the building! We had a great talk about life, building your brand, networking in the music industry and plenty more. Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat!
 
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

Gallo Locknez - Start The Beat #304

Listen to Gallo Locknez - Start The Beat #304
Independent hip-hop artist/producer Gallo Locknez is in the building to talk shop on working in the underground music scene and plenty more. Sit back, relax and let's Start The Beat!
 
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat
 
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