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8 ’80s Metal Albums Everyone Should Own

Ronnie James Dio passed away nine years ago today (May 16), and besides gifting metalheads the iconic devil horn gesture, he left behind a catalog of music that would influence hard rock and metal for decades.

Meltdown's Meltdown

This week, Meltdown shares some tips of what NOT to do at shows as the summer concert season approaches! And find out whether Slayer guitarist Gary Holt considers himself an official member of the band! Thanks for watching! Hear the entire interview with Slayer's Gary Holt on the Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcast here

Talkin' Rock with Papa Roach's Jerry Horton

Jerry Horton from Papa Roach is on Talkin' Rock today as the guys continue to tour the world for 2019 in support of their latest record, "Who Do You Trust". * The upcoming 20th anniversary of their debut record "Infest" * The Ozzfest tour * The term Nu Metal * The last two albums and…

Wednesday, May 15th 2019 Dave & Chuck the Freak Podcast

Dave and Chuck the Freak talk about a listener that needs help with a creepy pseudo stalker co-worker, do Vanna White and Pat Sajak hate each other?, a rockstar that hates weed smokers at his shows, what attracted you to fall in love with/live a carnie lifestyle, a man accused of stealing a truck filled…
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Peggy Lipton, Star of 'The Mod Squad' Dead At 72

Actress Peggy Lipton has reportedly passed away at the age of 72. The Mod Squad actress died on Saturday, May 11 after enduring complications from colon cancer, reports the Los Angeles Times. The former model rose to stardom in the late 1960s on the groundbreaking television show The Mod Squad and later Lipton starred on Twin…

Tasty Bits Podcast 05-14-19

Don't have time to listen to the whole Dave & Chuck the Freak podcast? Check out some of the tastiest bits of the day, including the shade-drone terrifies old people, how smoking may shrink your dongger, our idea for an adult happy meal, the “big brown boys” and more!

Undercover Sound System Playlist 5.13.19

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 5.13.19 Silversun Pickups – “Freakazoid” (New Machine) The Darcys – “Just Here with My Friends” IDLES – “Mercedes Marxist” (Partisan) Bad Religion – “Lose Your Head” (Epitaph) Blink 182 – “Blame It On My Youth” (Columbia) Psychedelic Porn Crumpets – “Bill’s Mandolin” (What Reality?) Ghost – “Faith” (Loma Vista/Concord) Billie…

Talkin' Rock with Slayer-Exodus guitarist Gary Holt

Today, Gary Holt is on Talkin' Rock. The Slayer/Exodus guitarist checks on while on the road during the final Slayer tour. He's stopping by Rock City Music in Livonia, Mi. for a guitar clinic Saturday, May 18th between 3-7pm. Gary was nice enough to give me a call on Mother's Day, better late than never,…