Introducing Stage Dives, Our Concert Review Podcast

Introducing Stage Dives, Our Concert Review Podcast

We'll be breaking down the best tours coming into town and why these artists are putting thousands of butts in seats.
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Introducing Stage Dives, the first podcast from the media nerds who run SMACK out of Toronto Canada and hosted by Aaron Chan with Jared Marshall and Tony Todorova. We’re going to be talking about everything we’ve been listening to and watching, but first and foremost we’re going to be talking about concerts.

Who doesn’t love concerts? The stimulation, the grandiosity, the intimacy. The energy in the room that you could almost cut with a knife. The smell of sweat and beer and smokes and weed a thousand people and old venue wood. That burst of air you get after three hours of adrenaline dancing. Good concerts are fun to talk about. Bad concerts are fun to talk about (and frankly fun to attend). The best concerts however, involve us doing everything we can to preserve their snapshot. Nearly everything live comes through Toronto and our cultural diversity makes us a bucket list destination for just about any artist.

So to make the most of the stampede of live music we’re about to witness from arena tours to 19+ shows to basement gigs, we’re going to giving you our best breakdown of the best concerts on the road today. We’ll be breaking down setlists, talking about fanbases, and having a larger conversation about the artist or work in question all the while giving you live music news and tour announcements.

This year, we’ve got an unbelievable slate of episodes featuring some of the hottest stuff hitting the road this year with Tyler the Creator, Mitski, Avril Lavigne, Rage Against the Machine, Haim, Nick Cave & Warren Ellis, Julien Baker, and to cap it off Red Hot Chili Peppers with The Strokes.

We’ve also got episodes about movies, TV shows, sports, and of course music, plus everything else our team of pop culture-obsessives want to deliver to you. Check out our release for the first three episodes below plus the trailer. So like and subscribe to become part of our conversation.

EPISODE ONE: Tyler the Creator - March 15

EPISODE TWO: Nick Cave - March 22

EPISODE THREE: Mitski - March 24

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Introducing Stage Dives, the first podcast from the media nerds who run SMACK out of Toronto Canada and hosted by Aaron Chan with Jared Marshall and Tony Todorova. We’re going to be talking about everything we’ve been listening to and watching, but first and foremost we’re going to be talking about concerts.

Who doesn’t love concerts? The stimulation, the grandiosity, the intimacy. The energy in the room that you could almost cut with a knife. The smell of sweat and beer and smokes and weed a thousand people and old venue wood. That burst of air you get after three hours of adrenaline dancing. Good concerts are fun to talk about. Bad concerts are fun to talk about (and frankly fun to attend). The best concerts however, involve us doing everything we can to preserve their snapshot. Nearly everything live comes through Toronto and our cultural diversity makes us a bucket list destination for just about any artist.

So to make the most of the stampede of live music we’re about to witness from arena tours to 19+ shows to basement gigs, we’re going to giving you our best breakdown of the best concerts on the road today. We’ll be breaking down setlists, talking about fanbases, and having a larger conversation about the artist or work in question all the while giving you live music news and tour announcements.

This year, we’ve got an unbelievable slate of episodes featuring some of the hottest stuff hitting the road this year with Tyler the Creator, Mitski, Avril Lavigne, Rage Against the Machine, Haim, Nick Cave & Warren Ellis, Julien Baker, and to cap it off Red Hot Chili Peppers with The Strokes.

We’ve also got episodes about movies, TV shows, sports, and of course music, plus everything else our team of pop culture-obsessives want to deliver to you. Check out our release for the first three episodes below plus the trailer. So like and subscribe to become part of our conversation.

EPISODE ONE: Tyler the Creator - March 15

EPISODE TWO: Nick Cave - March 22

EPISODE THREE: Mitski - March 24

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