Rock Box Radio!
A 25 minute radio show and podcast highlighting music related community events, interviews, original music, and on-air live performances! Hosted by Rock Box owner and creator Angel Bartolotta.
Episode 24: July 20, 2020
New music from Rock Box students Isabella Shambora, Andy Johnson, Tessa Howell, Emma Morris, Tierney Pittman, and Grace Ibarra! All original music and a few cover songs (“Imagine” by John Lennon and “Zombie” by The Cranberries).
Episode 23: April 1, 2020
“Poop Talk” with Rock Box owners Angel and Sally Bartolotta! Just listen to the episode… You’ll see. LOL! Tour horror stories and other random nonsense.
Episode 22: March 16, 2020
Rock Box owners Angel and Sally Bartolotta talk about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and how it’s affecting The Rock Box, touring bands, and the music industry as a whole. We also cover how to poop in the woods using a bucket and leaves, tour bus restroom etiquette, and how to make your own hand sanitizer at home.
Episode 21: March 14, 2020
Original music written by our students and a live on-are performance of David Bowies “Life On Mars”.
Episode 20: February 15, 2020
Our 20th episode! This is a shout-out to our good friends over at WKDW 97.5 FM as they host their fundraiser for the radio station. Please visit www.kdwradio.com to donate! We also debut a brand new song from Rock Box student Emma Morris.
Episode 19: January 27, 2020
All original music written and recorded by students of The Rock Box Music School & Stage. All of these songs, and more, are included on our Student Compilation CD’s, available at The Rock Box and online HERE. Support music education!
Episode 18: January 6, 2020
Encore Episode #1: A recap of all the live on-air performances from 2019 including Rock Box students Mikey Holvey, Tessa Howell, Beth Miller, Alaina Puza, Connor Squires, Mike Squires, Connor Lewis, and Emanne “EB” Beasha. Happy New Year!
Episode 17: December 23, 2019
Rock Box Radio Christmas Special! Join Rock Box owners Angel and Sally Bartolotta as they talk all-things-Christmas with Emanne “EB” Beasha (America’s Got Talent). Updates on her brand new Christmas set, traveling, favorite holiday movies, favorite mystical animals, hair care, dream houses, being a retired ice cream taster, something about bananas, and an exclusive live on-air a’capella performance! We also debut “Down With The Christmas”, a brand new song included on our Student Compilation Vol 2 CD, available HERE!
Episode 16: November 1, 2019
Halloween recap, upcoming events, a live on-air performance from Beth Miller, and original music written and recorded by Rock Box students.
Episode 15: October 8, 2019
Facing Fears Pt 2 of 2: Continuing with the Halloween theme, Rock Box owners Angel and Sally talk about facing your fears. In this episode, they share stories from their recent trip to Isla Guadalupe (18+ hours off the Pacific Coast of Mexico) where they went cage diving with Great White Sharks! There is also a list of spooky Halloween events coming to The Rock Box. Boo!
Episode 14: October 1, 2019
Facing Fears Pt 1 of 2: It’s Halloween time! Rock Box owners Angel and Sally Bartolotta discuss facing your fears! They share personal experiences of stage fright, studio jitters, and more. Scary stuff!
Episode 13: August 19, 2019
Interview with Rock Box student Emanne “EB” Beasha, who recently performed on America’s Got Talent! We talk music, art, rescue horses, roller coasters, sharks, and of course her experience on AGT and what it was like getting praises from Howie Mandel, Simon Cowell, and the Golden Buzzer from legendary TV personality Jay Leno. From here, she moves on to the live AGT shows to compete for $1 MILLION! Good luck, EB!
Episode 12: July 19, 2019
Interview with student Jackson “Champ” Winkler, live on-air performance from student Abby Hauser, information about upcoming events, and original music written and recorded by our students.
Episode 11: June 28, 2019
All original music and a live on-air performance from student Beth Miller.
Episode 10: June 3, 2019
Interview with Dave Stark covering tips on how to make the most of your practice time over the Summer, a list of events and Summer camps coming to The Rock Box, and a live on-air performance from student Connor Lewis.
Episode 9: May 17, 2019
“Legends Never Die” Tribute Concert recap, a live on-air performance of David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” (performed by Alaina Puza, Connor and Mike Squires), and original music written and recorded by our students.
Episode 8: April 25, 2019
Autism Awareness Pt 3 of 3: In depth interview with a Rock Box parent about their journey and experiences with Autism including coming-of-age.
Episode 7: April 12, 2019
Autism Awareness Pt 2 of 3: Interview with James Ritchie and Judy Schwanz from the Autism Family Center of Florida.
Episode 6: April 1, 2019
Autism Awareness Pt 1 of 3: Interviews with students Sophia Hayman and Tommy Payne, and we talk with parents about their journey and experiences with Autism. We also play original music written and recorded by Rock Box students.
Episode 5: March 22, 2019
Interviews with EJ McCloud (SRQ Am Series & Music Fest), the Girl Scouts, and original music written and recorded by Rock Box students.
Episode 4: March 15, 2019
Interview and live drum solo/medley with drummer Daniel Fox (Ventana, Mushroomhead, Marilyn Manson, Dope, Crossbreed) and original music written and recorded by Rock Box students.
Episode 3: March 1, 2019
Interviews with students Kendra Lowery, Noah Runck, Rayme and Tyler Gleason, and teacher Savannah Bradyand. We also play original music written and recorded by Rock Box students.
Episode 2: February 15, 2019
Interview and live on-air acoustic performance from student Mikey Holvey. Interview and live drum solo with session artist Dave Stark.
Episode 1: February 1, 2019
Information about The Rock Box. Sharknado! Interviews with students Connor Squires and Beth Miller. Live on-air acoustic performance from student Tessa Howell and teacher Savannah Brady!