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.

Reasun - Start The Beat #343

Listen to Reasun - Start The Beat #343

My friend and Hip-Hop Artist / Promoter REASUN joins me on Episode 343 for a really great conversation about self-development, building up a community, staying focused on your passions, and plenty more. Sit back, relax, and let's Start The Beat!

Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube, or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.

You can also listen to more of my podcasts here: https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

Baby Byron & Ase Snefru - Start The Beat #342

Listen to Baby Byron & Ase Snefru - Start The Beat #342
This week I'm joined by @lordbabybyron and @ase_snefru of @kidgauwd for a really great conversation about marketing, teamwork, friendship, and plenty more. Sit back, relax, and let's Start The Beat!
 
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube, or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.
 
You can also listen to more of my podcasts here:
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

Chris Fafalios - Start The Beat #341

Listen to Chris Fafalios - Start The Beat #341
My friend and fellow musician/podcaster Chris Fafalios of Punchline, PACK, Another Cheetah, and One Hit Thunder joins me this week via video chat for a super awesome episode! We had a blast chatting about work ethic, brand building, the neverending struggle of expensive gear that never seems to work 100% correctly, and plenty more! Sit back, relax, and let's Start The Beat!
 
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube, or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.
 
You can also listen to more of my podcasts here:
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

Fernando De La Cruz - Start The Beat #340

Listen to Fernando De La Cruz - Start The Beat #340
Today I'm joined by Filmmaker / Photographer Fernando De La Cruz of Fernando De La Cruz Films for a chat all about his creative journey working towards a full-time life behind the lens. Sit back, relax, and let's Start The Beat!
 
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube, or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.
 
You can also listen to more of my podcasts here:
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat

Tim Vitullo - Start The Beat #339

Listen to Tim Vitullo - Start The Beat #339
 
My friend Tim Vitullo of the Tim Vitullo Band joins me on the show for a really awesome chat about songwriting, following your passions, and plenty more. Sit back, relax, and let's Start The Beat!

You can also listen to more of my podcasts here:
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube, or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.
 
 
 
 

INEZ - Start The Beat #338

Listen to INEZ - Start The Beat #338
Pittsburgh based Producer, Singer-Songwriter, and Audio Engineer, INEZ joins me in the studio for a super awesome talk about music production, growing up, songwriting, and plenty more! Sit back, relax, and let's Start The Beat!
 
Check out her awesome album here: https://inez412.bandcamp.com/album/voicemails-and-conversations
 
Check out her crowdfunding campaign here:
https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/support-inez-s-next-big-steps#/
 
Listen to more of my podcasts here:
https://www.therealsikes.com/startthebeat
 
Also available on Spotify, Apple, Google, YouTube, or wherever else you listen to podcasts probably.

Constant Hell - Start The Beat #337

Listen to Constant Hell - Start The Beat #337
My friends in Constant Hell join me in the studio for a chat about headbanging with your friends, chasing down beer sponsorships, 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.

Patrick McElravy - Start The Beat #336

Listen to Patrick McElravy - Start The Beat #336
My friend Patrick McElravy of 9 Stitch Method, Seethe, Brutal Business Ent, and like 2,000 other projects somehow found time in his chaotic schedule to throw back a few beers and bullshit on the mic for a really cool conversation. 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.

Take Me With You - Start The Beat #335

Listen to Take Me With You - Start The Beat #335
My friends in Melodic Post-Punk band Take Me With You join me via video-chat for a fun chat about staying productive through quarantine, new music, friendship, 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.

Dethlehem - Start The Beat #334

Listen to Dethlehem - Start The Beat #334
The warriors of Dethlehem join me for a fantastic talk about dragons, swords, guitars, 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.