Dynasty Podcasts launched in 2005 as Chicago’s first ever and subsequently longest-running music-focused podcast. Founder and host Jaime Black launched Dynasty Podcasts as a digital channel to showcase interviews with the premier talent and tastemakers in the Chicago music community.
Since launching in 2005, Dynasty Podcasts have featured interviews with artists like Perry Farrell, The Smashing Pumpkins, Rise Against, Pete Wentz, Patrick Stump, Kill Hannah, Kids These Days, Rockie Fresh, Kid Sister, King Louie, BBU, Chance The Rapper, White Mystery, Scattered Trees, A Lull, Dani Deahl, Flosstradamus, Midnight Conspiracy, The Hood Internet, and literally hundreds more.
Additionally, Dynasty Podcasts have featured industry tastemakers like Joe Shanahan (Metro), Jerry Bryant (JBTV), Ryan Manno (JBTV/Q101), Chris Payne (Q101), John Williamson (Music Dealers), Lance Curran (Threadless), and more.
Dynasty Podcasts hosts a live music industry panel discussion at Chicago’s Rockit Bar & Grill, homebase of infamous Chicago nightlife and media figure Billy Dec. Past panels have featured the likes of Ernest Wilkins (Red Eye Chicago), Brittany Ireland (Playboy model, Howard Stern), Bob Nanna (Braid, Threadless), Kid Color, and more.