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Radio Chatter with Jackyl's Roman Glick

This is a pretty in-depth interview with Roman Glick. He's been around for a couple decades battling through this crazy business we call rock-n-roll, starting in the mid-90's with Brother Cane. After a recent Radio Chatter podcast with the BC front-man Damon Johnson, I hit up Roman to see if he'd be interested in talking…
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Thursday, April 26th 2018 Dave & Chuck the Freak Podcast

Dave and Chuck the Freak talk about a listener that got casted to be on the Dr. Pimple Popper show, a grocery store dealing with birds getting into their raw meat, Dave’s phantom gallbladder pains, a rap artist whose website now goes to an adult toy site, a college that installed a “cry closet” with…
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Can You Chug A Beer As Fast As Dave Grohl?

Dave Grohl's beer chugging abilities could put any frat boy to shame! On stage last Sunday, in Bossier City, Louisiana Grohl pulled out a can of Coors Light, turned to the crowd and said, "Pardon Me While I have my rock medicine", and then proceeded to chug The Silver Bullet in record speed. He followed…

Maynard Explains Tool Album Delay

Tool has just begun recording after a 12-year gap between their fourth and still unnamed fifth album. Frontman Maynard James Keenan blames it on timing issues in a recent interview with Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich on his Beats 1 show. Keenan explained, "There's a lot of timing issues with Tool getting to the studio, I…

Wednesday, April 25th 2018 Dave & Chuck the Freak Podcast

Dave and Chuck the Freak talk about Dave making his return back to show after being out, a woman suing Insane Clown Posse after getting hit with a bottle of pop at a concert, a girl that passed away and left $10 million to her favorite radio station, a preschool that has banned kids from…
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Radio Chatter with Testament's Alex Skolnick

Here's a crazy story for you, I interviewed Alex exactly one year ago on this very date. You can check out that interview here if you'd like. Today we talk about gearing up for Slayer's final tour with Lamb Of God and Anthrax. What a heavy bill! Alex gives me his keys to success, talk…
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Tuesday, April 24th 2018 Dave & Chuck the Freak Podcast

Dave and Chuck the Freak talk about a strange occurrence Chuck experienced with the tail light of his vehicle, a mean and nasty goose that is patrolling the radio station parking lot, a woman that was found living with her boyfriend that has been dead for nearly a year, what a boating expedition with Capt.…
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Looking Back at 'Full Moon Fever'

In theory, 1989’s Full Moon Fever, which was released 29 years ago this week, was Tom Petty’s first solo release without the Heartbreakers, but this monster of an album was far from a solo venture.

Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.23.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 04.23.18 Vincent – “Masseduction” (Loma Vista) Foo Fighters – “The Line” (RCA) Jim James – “Just A Fool” (ATO) Nothing But Thieves – “Sorry” (RCA) Alexis Taylor – “Beautiful Thing” (Domino) Still Woozy – “Lucy” Ezra Furman – “Rainy Life” (Sony) Stef Chura – “Degrees” (Saddle Creek) Zach Wolf –…

ICYMI: MÖTLEY CRÜE Are Being Made Into 8.5" Statues

MÖTLEY CRÜE are the next in line to become a part of the Rock Iconz collectible series! KnuckleBonz has announced the production of the statues featuring Nikki Sixx, Mick Mars, Tommy Lee and Vince Neil. There are only 3,000 being produced and are set to ship worldwide this summer. Click HERE to read more about…

Holding A Physical Copy Of Music

This past Saturday was Record Store Day across the world. A manufactured 'holiday' created to keep mom and pop record stores afloat. Every year more and more bands/artists release rare or bootleg versions of their music. Some of you may, or may not know, that I got back into vinyl last year, and it's reinvigorated…