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

Meltdown's Meltdown

Motor City Comic Con is next weekend and Meltdown brings in Nerd Correspondent Al Beck to match the Super Hero to the WRIF Personality! Thanks for watching! Get info about Motor City Comic Con and register to win passes here Check out all the latest Talkin' Rock With Meltdown podcasts here  

Meltdown's Meltdown

In his ongoing quest to make his videos go viral, Meltdown rides Game Of Thrones' coattails and tries to mirror their most recent episode. And Duff McKagan from Guns N' Roses tells him about the inspiration behind a song on his new solo album that relates to the untimely passing of artists like Scott Weiland,…

Meltdown's Meltdown

This is your last week to qualify to be WRIF's Top V.I.B. which includes $5000, concert tickets for every Riff show this year, a trip to Vegas & so much more! Meltdown's original prize suggestions for the Top V.I.B. weren't as impressive. And, guitarist Damon Johnson from Brother Cane, Black Star Raiders and so many…

Meltdown's Meltdown

This week, Meltdown has had it with all of these daily "National Holidays" and tries coming up with some of his own! And Alice Cooper's original bassist, Dennis Dunaway, shares a story about an early stage stunt that went wrong! Thanks for watching! Hear the entire interview with Dennis Dunaway on the Talkin' Rock With…

Meltdown's Meltdown

This week, Meltdown explains the concept of his FourPlay At Four to the WRIF sales staff. They catch on pretty quickly. And hear an excerpt of his interview with Anthrax's Frank Bello, Megadeth's David Ellefson and guitarist Bumblefoot where they talk about the possibility of another Big Four Tour! Thanks for watching! Hear the entire…

Meltdown's Meltdown

This week, Meltdown celebrates the 22nd Anniversary of "Fight Night at Joe Louis Arena" by enlightening Rock Girl Hailey with some help from the Riff community actors! And he talks to Dave Mustaine about how far along he is on the new Megadeth album! Thanks for watching! Hear the entire interview with Dave Mustaine on…

Meltdown's Meltdown

Rock N' Roll biopics like Bohemian Rhapsody and The Dirt are all the rage. On this week's episode, Meltdown tests out his movie announcer voice and imagines the theatrical trailer for a WRIF biopic! Thanks for watching!

Meltdown's Meltdown

Meltdown is ready for St. Patrick's Day! You can tell by the green Harley t-shirt he's wearing. In this week's video, he shares some pick-up lines that will help you get lucky this St. Patrick's Day. And he takes a look at what might've been the final Kiss concert in Detroit Rock City! Thanks for…

Meltdown's Meltdown

This week, Meltdown tries to use his celebrity to score WWE tickets. As with most of these videos, it doesn't go exactly as planned. He also chats with Lamb Of God guitarist Mark Morton about his new solo album which features the late Chester Bennington. And he pays tribute to the one and only Terrible…

Meltdown's Meltdown

This week, the prestigious Meltdown Awards are handed out for best performances in a Meltdown's Meltdown video! And hear Sammy Hagar tell Meltdown what he knows about the Michael Anthony/Van Halen rumors in a clip from the Talkin' Rock With Meltdown Podcast! Thanks for watching! Hear all of Meltdown's interview with Sammy Hagar on his…

Meltdown's Meltdown

This week Meltdown tries to make a video that will go viral and get millions of views! One thing that did go viral was his interview with Dee Snider. Hear a clip of Dee's initial thoughts on Metallica the first time he saw them perform! Thanks for watching! Listen to the entire Dee Snider interview…

Meltdown's Meltdown

That hopeless romantic Meltdown spreads the love this Valentine's Day. Find out if he gets any in return! Thanks for watching!

Meltdown's Meltdown

It's the speech everyone has been talking about all week. Meltdown's State Of Rock N' Roll Address! Featuring exotic locales, celebrity appearances and a recap by Don Jamieson from That Metal Show! Thanks for watching! *No animals were harmed in the making of this video and Meltdown only had to stand on one phone book…

Meltdown's Meltdown

Today's in depth Super Bowl analysis was interrupted by another snow day so Meltdown's Riff Day Care is open for business! Thanks for watching! *No children were harmed in the making of this video.

Meltdown's Meltdown

This week, Meltdown sympathizes with the workers who have been affected by the government shutdown and suggests an exciting new career opportunity! He also proves that as a comedian, he shouldn't quit his day job. And you'll learn about some cool new things happening on his show on WRIF each day! Thanks for watching!

We Will Miss You Hard Rock Cafe!

The Hard Rock Cafe Detroit will be closing its doors later this week after opening in November of 2003. In that time it has been home to a number of WRIF events like some Rock Girl Finals Party's, High Noon Live's and even some Lions Tailgate Party's. So lets take a look back at some…

Meltdown's Meltdown

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

Meltdown's Meltdown

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…

Riff TV Presents: New Music Breakdown

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's Meltdown

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!

Riff TV Presents: New Music Breakdown

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.

Meltdown's Meltdown

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  

Meltdown's Meltdown

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

Riff TV Presents: New Music Breakdown

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.

Meltdown's Meltdown

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…

Meltdown's Meltdown

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…

Meltdown's Meltdown

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

Badflower performs for WRIF listeners at John Varvatos

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…

Meltdown's Meltdown

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

Meltdown's Meltdown

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

Riff TV Presents: New Music Breakdown

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.

RIFF TV's : The Casual Gamer - Episode 2

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!

Meltdown's Meltdown

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…

RIFF TV's : The Casual Gamer - October Free Game Update

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!…

Meltdown's Meltdown

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

Meltdown's Meltdown

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

Meltdown's Meltdown

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