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Decibel Geek Podcast – Vinnie Vincent Reflects on Invasion Debut – Albums Unleashed ep318

In an interview seven years in the making, Vinnie Vincent joins us this week.  Undoubtedly one of the most intense rock records ever made, Vinnie Vincent Invasion was a natural topic choice. Our Albums Unleashed criteria is simple; discuss the making of an album we love with a key player in its creation. The debut album by Vinnie Vincent Invasion is an over-the-top, face-melting masterpiece. Vinnie is incredibly candid in this long-form discussion. After thirty-plus years of others sharing their story on this album, it’s namesake goes on on the…

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Pods & Sods Network – Corey Glover Picks the Essential Bill Withers

Corey Glover of Living Colour shares his 10 Essential Bill Withers songs.  As a young kid growing up in New York, Corey first discovered the timeless music of Bill Withers in his home and on long car-rides with the family. The work of Bill Withers would inspire and influence Corey’s life as a performer, vocalist, and songwriter both in Living Colour and in his solo career.  He also shares memories of meeting and getting to know Bill, his appearance in the Still Bill documentary, some insights on the songs, the…

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Decibel Geek Podcast – Albums Unleashed – Bulletboys with Mick Sweda & Toby Wright Ep317

Guitarist Mick Sweda and engineer Toby Wright join the guys this week to reflect on 1988’s Bulletboys album. Produced by the Ted Templeman for Warner Bros Records, the album reached #34 on the Billboard 200 chart. Correspondingly, the band received heavy rotation from MTV. The videos for ‘Smooth Up in Ya’ and ‘For the Love of Money’ were ever-present at the time. Mick shares the story of how he, bassist Lonnie Vencent and vocalist Marq Torien exited King Kobra. With the addition of drummer Jimmy D’Anda, the band started turning…

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Roach Coach Podcast – Episode 97: XIII by Mushroomhead

The call went out, and Roach Koach is answering it once again, as we return to the masked and painted men of Mushroomhead and their album, XIII. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, podcast shout outs, Puya feedback, #petpit, #animalpit, #showmedemmits, Taproot recommendation, Street Anger, “That’s a papa”, Schmeev reports from the ICP show, who is in Mushroomhead, the return of Johnny K, hot opens, “the chug is there”, the Mushroomhead aesthetic, fresh guts, Are you a Mushy?; does this band need two vocalists?; activating Matt’s industrial past, La Bouche, Jeffery Nothing…

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The Ongoing History Of New Music – The 90s Part 8: The CanRock Revolution

Canada is now the sixth-largest music market in the world…only the US., Japan, the UK, Germany and France are bigger…not bad, considering that we’re living right next door to the biggest exporter of popular culture in the known universe—and considering that unlike Japan, Germany and France, most of our domestic music industry isn’t isolated and protected because of language… I mean, the whole world consumes English-language music…what’s the market for Japanese music outside Japan?…or German music outside of Germany?… Then there’s the matter of population…of those top six nations, Canada,…

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Tramps Like Us – EP.57 Patti Scialfa – E Street Band Spotlight

Chanty & Lynx of the Muses And Stuff podcast return for this episode spotlighting the first lady of E Street, Patti Scialfa. For this E Street Band spotlight, we discuss Patti’s background, her solo career, her contributions to the E Street Band, and her influence on Bruce Springsteen, professionally and personally. Chanty & Lynx have a great podcast focusing on the women, muses and groupies in rock’n’roll. Check out their show on iTunes and at Find ticket, donation and all other information on this year’s Rock’n’Pod 2 Expo happening…

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Pods & Sods Network – EM74 – Rod Morgenstein

Rod Morgenstein of Dixie Dregs and Winger joins Eric in conversation to discuss his early days discovering drums, moving to Miami and his first connections with Steve Morse and the formation of Dixie Dregs, memories of working with Ken Scott and recording the first couple Dregs albums, playing in front of his musical heroes in the 70s, how he first connected with Kip Winger and Reb Beach, what was his experience like moving from jazz fusion to a more straight ahead rock drummer, thoughts on the grunge era and the…

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Alternative Press – Aim For The Head! 10 Essential Odes to Zombies

There’s no escape from the brain-biting, blood-sputtering outbreak of zombies in modern pop culture. Society’s obsession with the living dead is smattered across every TV screen, comic book, novelty t-shirt and movie theater marquee the world over. Throw a rock and you’ll hit a zombie…hopefully, in the head… Stammering across genres, the undead also dominate music and have become mainstays in three-chord punk songs, robust metalcore concept records and have also been known to creepy-crawl their way onto brooding doom metal ballads. Even Gerard Way and co. paid homage to…

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