Meltdown can't get enough of these online challenges! See what a difference 10 years makes in Detroit. And hear a clip from Meltdown's chat with Rob Zombie guitarist John 5 from his Talkin' Rock Podcast! Thanks for watching! Hear all of Meltdown's interview with John 5 on his Talkin' Rock With Meltdown Podcast here
Join James as he meets up with the Detroit Renegades and check out their gaming house.
Meltdown gets caught up in the latest "Birdcage" Challenge fad and it doesn't quite go according to plan. And hear a bit of his latest Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcast where he's joined by Megadeth's David Ellefson! Thanks for watching! Listen to the complete interview with Megadeth's David Ellefson on Talkin' Rock With Meltdown here…
Get more info on the Megadeth reissues HERE. Check out details on Mark Morton's new solo album HERE. Watch the new Five Finger Death Punch video HERE & read about Jeremy Spencer's departure HERE. Listen to Riley Hawk's punk band HERE.
Meltdown spreads some holiday cheer in his last video of 2018 by reciting a Christmas classic...Riff style! Thanks for watching & happy holidays! See you in 2019!
Listen to Danny Worsnop's "Little Did I Know" HERE. Read more about Citizen Cope's new album & stream new single HERE. Watch Deadland Ritual's first music video HERE. Listen to XXXTentacion's nu-metal song "One Minute" HERE.
This week, Meltdown is hyped for the USA vs. Russia hockey game in Plymouth on Friday night and tries to inspire his co-workers. He also revisits his evening with Tom Morello last week. Thanks for watching! Keep up with the latest Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcasts here
Join Hailey & James on the Bad Santa Pub Crawl tomorrow night! Get info & directions HERE! Join the WRIF crew in Beacon Park on Sunday to catch the Detroit Renegades Fortnite team! Info & directions HERE!
This week, Meltdown prepares for his interview with Tom Morello at El Club in Southwest Detroit on Friday and previews his Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcast with Brian "Head" Welch from Korn! Thanks for watching! Hear the entire interview with Brian "Head" Welch from Korn on the Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcast here
Check out details on the Queens Of The Stone Age holiday single HERE. Watch the trailer for 'LOUD KRAZY LOVE' HERE. See what Vince Neil said about 'The Dirt' HERE. Read more about Panic! At The Disco performing metal songs HERE.
Get more info on the new Metallica release HERE. Listen to the NIN cover from Buckcherry HERE. Read more about HELLYEAH's upcoming release HERE. Get into the holiday spirit with Motorhead's new rum HERE.
This week, Meltdown gets his bell ringing practice in before volunteering for the Salvation Army's annual Red Kettle Campaign this Saturday. And hear a bit of his discussion with Arejay & Josh of Halestorm from his Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcast! Thanks for watching! Listen to the entire interview with Arejay Hale and Josh Smith…
What are you doing on Black Friday? Not everyone is a fan of shopping so Meltdown and some of the folks around WRIF have a few alternative suggestions. Also, listen to a clip of guitarist Nita Strauss from this week's Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcast. Have a great holiday weekend, drink responsibly, and thanks for…
Tailgate with us at the Lions game! Get all the event details HERE!
What happens when his scheduled guest is a no-show? Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain! Meltdown takes you on another trip behind the scenes at WRIF. Thanks for watching! Check out the Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcast here Shop the Riff Store here
Pre-order Slipknot's re-issue of "All Hope Is Gone" HERE. Read more about Limp Bizkit entering the studio HERE. Watch Joyous Wolf cover "Mississippi Queen" HERE. Check out the Seinfeld themed metal band Grindfeld, HERE.
This weekend Badflower rolled through Detroit to perform at the Mayhem at the Masonic with A Perfect Circle. Before that set they stopped by the John Varvatos store in Detroit to perform a couple acoustic songs for some WRIF listeners. You can check out those videos ("Ghost" and "Heroin") and photos below. The debut album…
This week, Meltdown's co-workers gathered to celebrate a Thanksgiving-style meal together and he received his usual warm reception. Plus, hear some of Meltdown's Talkin' Rock podcasts with Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Lzzy Hale! Thanks for watching! Hear more from Kenny Wayne Shepherd & Lzzy Hale on the Talkin' Rock with Meltdown podcast here
This week, Meltdown celebrates his 23rd Anniversary at WRIF with a heartfelt tribute from some of his co-workers. He also gives you a taste of his brand new podcast Talkin' Rock With Meltdown! Thanks for watching! Check out more Talkin' Rock With Meltdown here
Read more about the Chester Bennington/Mark Morton collaboration HERE. Check out details on the new Prince documentary series HERE. Watch the making of video for Muse's album art HERE. Watch the new music video from Gerard Way HERE.
Click HERE to register for Dave and Chuck 'The Freak's' 5th annual .5K! Photo: Robert Bruce Photography
Check out episode #2 of Riff TV's : The Casual Gamer! Featuring gaming news, Dave and Chuck the Freak's Andy Green phones in a review of Marvel's Spiderman for PS4 and we feature our first viewer submitted EPIC MOMENT IN GAMING!
This week on Meltdown's Meltdown Rival Sons join us for an acoustic performance at Otus Supply in Ferndale. Tune in and hear what the band has to say about the upcoming record and where they think of the current sate of rock is. To see the full interview and performances of Rival Sons at Otus…
The Rival Sons rolled through Detroit to perform a special acoustic Riff Session for WRIF listeners at Otus Supply in Ferndale. You can check out videos along with a photo gallery from their performance below.
Watch the new video from Myles Kennedy HERE. Read more about and listen to the new Bring Me The Horizon track HERE. Pre-order the Static-X Wayne Static tribute album HERE. Listen to Ben Stiller's 80's punk band HERE.
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Check out Riff TV's : The Casual Gamer Free Game Update for October! Find out which games you can download for free just for being a XBOX Live Gold Member or Playstation Plus subscriber for the month of October! James also lets you in on two ways YOU could be on Riff TV's The Casual Gamer!…
This week, Wilson's Chad Nicefield drops in on Meltdown to shamelessly promote their new album and sets a record for most song titles dropped in a video! Thanks for watching! Find out where to get Wilson's new album "Tasty Nasty" here
This week, Meltdown talks about the end of one season and the start of another for Detroit sports fans. He left town to see a Kid Rock concert. Plus, he highlights his recent interview with Zacky Vengeance from Avenged Sevenfold. Thanks for watching! Hear Meltdown's entire Radio Chatter podcast with Avenged Sevenfold's Zacky Vengeance here
This week Meltdown plays some excerpts from his Radio Chatter interview with Slash and looks back at the 2018 summer concert season! Thanks for watching! Listen to Meltdown's Radio Chatter Podcast with Slash here
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Get more info on the new Chris Cornell release HERE. Watch the new music video from Metric HERE. Stream the new song from Mumford & Sons HERE. Read all about William Shatner's new holiday album HERE.
Ozzy Osbourne rolled through Detroit with his "No More Tours 2" tour to close out the 2018 concert season at DTE Energy Music Theatre. Since this is Ozzy's apparent "FINAL" tour Meltdown scoured the parking lot to hear some WRIF listeners favorite Ozzy moments.
Check out episode #1 of Riff TV's : The Casual Gamer! Featuring gaming news, a review of the PUBG mobile game from special guest, Jason "the Jewish Phone Screener" and learn how you can get the spotlight on your gameplay with The EPIC MOMENT IN GAMING! NEWS STORY LINKS Professional Gamer Faze Censor Dumps his Mega-Babe…
Read more about the new Smashing Pumpkins album HERE. Listen to the new Avenged Sevenfold track "Mad Hatter" HERE. Stream the new All That Remains song "F**k Love" HERE. Hear the new single "Relentless" from Arkells HERE.
Get registered to win tickets to see Greta Van Fleet HERE. Check out the new lyric video from Thrice HERE. Listen to the new Joan Jett song HERE. Get more info & check out new music from Good Charlotte HERE.
Do you collect vinyl? Meltdown does. And today he takes the video crew on the road to UHF Records in Royal Oak to dive a little deeper into record addiction. What vinyl have you collected? How much do you own? Send Meltdown an email to [email protected] or leave him a voice mail at 248-547-2988 and…
Check out the Queen 'Bohemian Rhapsody' tracklisting HERE. Get more details on Paul McCartney's 'secret' show & new album HERE. Watch the video for Stone Sour's acoustic version of "Mercy" HERE. Read more about the new album from Clutch HERE.
Saturday afternoon, Meltdown was able to sit down with Bad Wolves guitarist, Doc Coyle. They discussed their big hit, "Zombie", the band and how they came together, working with Zoltan from Five Finger Death Punch and lots more....all while the rains came! WRIF's Meldown chats with Doc of Bad Wolves Bad Wolves was in town…
Before last weekend's sold-out DTE show, Meltdown had a chance to talk with Benjamin Burnley of Breaking Benjamin. They talked about the latest album, "Ember", the band, meeting musicians he admires, success benchmarks for the band, and tons more. Enjoy!
On today's Meltdown's Meltdown WWE Superstars Rusev and Lana stopped by the Riff TV Lounge to chat before the big Smackdown event at Little Caesars Arena tonight. Check out that video below.
Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Nothing More and Bad Wolves rock DTE Energy Music Theatre
Nothing More invited some WRIF listeners for an acoustic performance before the doors opened at DTE Energy Music Theatre on Saturday night. You can view those videos of their performance below along with photos from the show.
Pre-order EVERLAST's new album HERE. Check out more info on Brick + Mortar's new album HERE. Listen to Slipknot's Sid Wilson's solo material HERE. Hear Bishop Briggs' new single 'Baby' HERE.
This week, Meltdown goes deep into the inner workings of the radio station and looks to try out other jobs to celebrate Labor Day weekend. Enjoy!
This week's Meltdown's Meltdown is all about collecting autographs! Meltdown and some of his co-workers here at The Riff display some of their most prized RNR memorabilia and share the interesting stories behind them. Thanks for watching!
Listen to Bring Me The Horizon's new track 'Mantra' HERE. Read all the latest Slash news HERE. Watch the new Disturbed music video for "Are You Ready" HERE. Listen to Wilson's latest song "Like A Baller" HERE.
The Blue Stones stopped by the Riff TV Studio to perform a stripped down version of their upcoming single "Be My Fire" and a cover of the Rolling Stones "Satisfaction!" Their new album Black Holes is due out on October 26th!