Audio Podcast Headline Interview Prog Rock 

Iron City Rocks – Episode 382: Yes’ Geoff Downes and Killer Queen’s Patrick Myers

In Episode 382 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we talk to Geoff Downes of Yes about the band’s 50th Anniversary Tour, the potential for new material, putting together a set-list of cover 50 years of music, the Buggles, Asia and much, much more. We are also joined by Patrick Myers who plays the roll of Freddie Mercury in the tribute band Killer Queen. http://www.ironcityrocks.com/podcast/Episode_382.mp3  

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Experimental Interview Mathcore Post-Hardcore Prog Video Podcast 

RAMzine Rock & Metal – Interview with James Spence of Rolo Tomassi at Download 2018

James Spence of Rolo Tomassi sitting backstage at Download 2018 with RAMzine. Creating a fissure in the UK underground with their fifth album and black metal crossover masterpiece ‘Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It’, James opens up on the challenges the album brought to the table, working with Holy Roar Records and headlining? See for yourselves…

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Audio Podcast Hard Rock Interview Metal Prog Progressive Metal Rock 

The Vinyl Guide – Ep124: The Steven Wilson Interview

Steven Wilson continues to push the bounds of musical artistry. Today he shares on his history, philosophy and approach to making music, as well as his memories, appreciation and love of the vinyl record format. Plus a track from his new LP ‘To The Bone’. If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related. http://traffic.libsyn.com/vinylguide/Ep124_The_Steven_Wilson_Interview.mp3

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Gear Prog Rock Video Podcast 

Premier Guitar – Rig Rundown – The Dear Hunter

Premier Guitar’s Chris Kies swooped into Nashville’s Cannery Ballroom right after soundcheck to see how Casey Crescenzo, Rob Parr, and Maxwell Tousseau reproduce their epic concept albums that will tell a narrative over six albums (five have been released this far). Casey Crescenzo, the former member of The Receiving End of Sirens and current leader/guitarist of The Dear Hunter, is a part-time luthier when he’s not rocking onstage or locked in the studio. His fascination with building guitars can be drawn back to two things: his reluctance to cave on…

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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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The Great Albums Podcast – Phish – Billy Breathes (w/ guest Dan Drago)

Podcaster and musician Dan Drago (www.25oclockpod.com and themunrowesrock.bandcamp.com) joins Bill and Brian to discuss Phish’s Billy Breathes (1996, Elektra). Dan talks about a buddy introducing him to Phish amidst all the grunge and punk he was listening to in the 90s. Then Bill, Brian, and Dan discuss the time Brian met Tom Marshall, carpe diem vs stop and smell the roses, not comparing Phish with the Grateful Dead by comparing them with the Grateful Dead, the strengths and weaknesses of Phish live vs. album recordings, Trey Anastasio’s great guitar tone,…

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Audio Podcast Interview Post-Hardcore Prog Rock 

Lead Singer Syndrome – Episode 122 – Brent Walsh (I The Mighty)

I The Mighty frontman Brent Walsh joins Shane and co-host Brendon Potter on the phone calling from Denver, CO while on tour. We talk about their strange start as an acoustic duo winning contests, their label folding right before their shelved first album (which you can get in secret at the merch table), and of course their recent success with their new album. Also discussed is the Flint Water Crisis, the band The Matches, and how terrible San Francisco is for bands.

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Joel Gausten – LIVE REVIEW – The Dixie Dregs: Wilbur Theatre, 3/19/18

Here’s a sample of Joel’s review. Millions of Classic Rock fans know Steve Morse as the long-serving guitarist for the legendary Deep Purple, while an equal number of people know drummer Rod Morgenstein as the timekeeper for ’80s Hard Rock hitmakers Winger. But for a legion of diehard fans, these two musicians will forever be known as members of one of the greatest cult bands of all time: The Dixie Dregs. After 40 years, the band’s original lineup – Morse, Morgenstein, bassist Andy West, violinist Allen Sloan and keyboardist Steve…

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