My guest today is Tim "Ripper" Owens. He's out promoting his Three Tremors album and tour. Plus, his other project Spirit of Fire. He has a very busy 2019 with albums, tours and more. Today, we discuss......
*All his projects he's working with
*The touring band
*How he met Chris Caffery from Savatage
*His friendship with Rob Halford
*Ronnie James Dio and the upcoming hologram tour, and his thoughts on it
*His time with Judas Priest
*If he's read KK's book and thoughts on Glenn Tipton
*The movie "Rock Star"
*Working with Yngwie Malmsteen...and more
Al Beck joins me for Rock News. There was a supposed leak of Grammy winners. Al and I discuss the crappy artists that may have won. The plans for 2019 with Greta Van Fleet, a taste of Sammy Hagar's new music and Danny Carey from Tool lets it slip that the album may drop soon.
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