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Radio Chatter with Judas Priest's Rob Halford and Scott Travis

How cool is this? The "Metal God" on Radio Chatter! He's joined by drummer extraordinaire, Scott Travis. The new album 'Firepower' is out and it's as powerful as it's name. This record smokes! Of course, we talk about it, along with the fact that Glenn Tipton joined the band on stage last night for the…
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Zoltan Bathory Talks FFDP's New Album

Five Finger Death Punch are starring down a very busy 2018 with the May 18 release of their seventh studio album And Justice for None and their upcoming summer tour with Breaking Benjamin.

Undercover Sound System Playlist 3.19.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 03.19.18 The Fever 333 – “Walking In My Shoes” (333 Wreckords Crew) Sin Shake Sin – “Idiocracy” (Bron Music) The Strypes – “Behind Closed Doors” (Fairly Extreme Limited/Virgin EMI) Brian Fallon – “Etta James” (Island) Cub Sport – “Good Guys Go” Kitten – “I Did It” (Red Music) Vacationer –…

Radio Chatter with Ronnie Romero from Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow

Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow is releasing a 2 CD, 1 DVD set called 'Memories in Rock II' on April 6th. Today, on the podcast it's lead singer Ronnie Romero. He told me how he got into the band, who introduced him to Rainbow/Deep Purple as a very young kid, as well as other early influences. We…
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March 19, 1982: Randy Rhoads Dies In Plane Crash

Randy Rhoads died 36 years ago today (March 19).  Gone far too soon at the age of 25 in a tragic plane crash, Rhoads will be forever influential to hard rock and metal guitarists for his early work with Quiet Riot and most notably his work on Ozzy Osbourne's first two solo LPs, Blizzard Of Ozz and Diary Of A Madman.

Radio Chatter with Zoltan Bathory from Five Finger Death Punch

Zoltan Bathory is my guest today on Radio Chatter. Five Finger's latest album was actually finished in December of 2016, as Jason Hook told me last Fall, so it's been under wraps for a long time. "And Justice For None" comes out May 18th and Zoltan tells me why the named that, the flavor of…
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