the Pennsylvania Rock Show

Hosted ByBill Domiano

The Pennsylvania Rock Show is an online radio show/podcast/FM program that features a studio guest and is full of songs from the best unsigned rock and metal bands that Pennsylvania has to offer. It airs on Build the Scene, Megarock Radio, KFGD 107.1 FM St. Louis, XRP Radio,Music from the 412, & Rudaroo Radio. The show started on September 14, 2004.


JakethehawkEpisode 446 of the Pennsylvania Rock Show brings us face-to-face with the band, Jakethehawk to discuss their recent 8 track release, To Build a Fire (November 10, 2018 – Blackseed Records).

Segment 1 with Jakethehawk

  • What is the story behind the band name?
  • Is it a requirement to have a J as an initial to be in this band? The album was Engineered & Mixed by Justin Lober, Mastered by James Plotkin, Illustration & Layout by Joe Mruk, and Lyric Insert Layout by John Huxley?
  • Create an all-star band.
  • Tell us about the recording process of To Build a Fire.
  • Where can our listeners get a copy of To Build a Fire.
  • Upcoming shows?
  • Tell us about the song Geotaxis.

Segment 2 with Jakethehawk

  • Josh, what is one thing you like about the scene and one thing you’d love to change about it?
  • John, If I looked at your music collection, which bands and albums would I see?
  • Justin, who would you say has been your biggest supporter as a musician and why?
  • Jordan, If you could open for any internationally touring band, who would it be and what venue would you want to play? Everyone else piped in, too.
  • John, if there was a fire that destroyed all your music except for one song, which song would you want to survive history?
  • Justin, if you could go back in time and observe 1 band for 1 full year who would you observe and why?
  • Jordan, give me 2-3 bands from the 90s that you can’t stand.
  • Josh, name a couple of bands from the scene that you love.
  • Tell me about a time when one of your band members embarrassed you on stage.

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About the Author
Bill is a teacher by day and webmaster by night. Bill started working with bands and their online presence in 1995. He founded AK Music Scene in February of 2004 and the Pennsylvania Rock Show followed shortly after in September of 2004. In October of 2016, he founded Podcast your Scene Bill hopes that his websites help the bands around the world get their music heard. Unsigned music creates signed music, and there are a lot of bands out there that deserve a shot at that. In late 2017, Bill started his 4th unsigned music website,