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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 74 – Leaker’s Revenge (feat. RussTCB & Rick Dunsford)

Since the days of “Chinese Democracy” being a question of when/if it would come out, Guns N’ Roses fans have been obtaining/sharing unreleased songs and video of that mysterious era of the band. In episode 74 we take a deep dive into the online trading culture, in particular the story of a GNR fan from Mississippi, Rick Dunsford. Rick shares his almost unbelievable story of trying to obtain the pro-shot 2001 House of Blues show (Axl’s first with the new band). Also joining the conversation is friend of the show…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 73 – Alex Grossi (Quiet Riot/Hookers & Blow) and Mitch Lafon (Westwood One)

Some familiar voices join us on episode 73. Both with their 3rd appearance on the AFD Show, Quiet Riot’s Alex Grossi and Westwood One’s Mitch Lafon join host Brando for a fun conversation about touring, venues, sports, mini-KISS, the upcoming Dead Daises tour with Hookers & Blow, and so much more!

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 72 – Mina Caputo, Life of Agony

Mina Caputo is not charging for the follow lecture in episode 72. You’ll understand once you listen… Mina first came into prominence with her band Life of Agony in the early 90s. Since then she has quite the journey, including coming out as transgender in 2011. Her story has already inspired so many, but that’s only what we knew. Untold tales of auditioning for both Velvet Revolver and the Doors is the start of our conversation, then somehow leads down a thought-provoking conversation about self-love and the human condition. This…

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Digital Killed The Radio Star Podcast – Favorite Albums From Former Guns N Roses Members

David and Chris are back this week to discuss their favorite albums from former members of Guns N Roses. They also discuss new albums from The Record Co. and Culture Abuse. Rock N Pod expo donor Sonni Pooni asked us to review the debut album from The Storm. Chris and David also gave retro album reviews from Metallica and Faster Pussycat.

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 71 – Copyright Democracy (feat. Ms. Metal & FransNRoses)

Perhaps you’ve noticed something different about your favorite YouTube Guns N’ Roses fan-pages recently. You might have noticed, well, they’re gone. “Ms. Metal” and “Frans” are here to tell their intriguing stories, and a similar one shared by several fans. Including me. Despite the common treatment that many fans experience, it goes unresolved and unheard. Hopefully until now. In episode 71 we take a deep look into these fan-pages that are owned by all sorts of people from all over the world, dedicating hours to their favorite band, connecting to…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 70 – Tommy Hollenstein, Impressionist Painter/Friend of Slash & Steven

Tommy Hollenstein inspires so many with his art, friendship, and life story. A lifelong quadriplegic, Hollenstein uses his wheelchair tires to paint. His works have been purchased by actor Joaquin Phoenix, Elton John, and for our Guns N’ Roses narrative…his friend Slash. We learn about Tommy’s inspirational story, but we also learn he draws faith from his close friends Slash and Steven Adler.

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Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon – A Flock Of Seagulls, Kofi Baker, Guns N’ Roses

A Flock Of Seagulls, Kofi Baker & Guns N’ Roses on this episode of Westwood One’s Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon. Former GNR/ Great White manager, Alan Niven, co-hosts. In our first interview, A Flock Of Seagulls’ Mike Score talks about the upcoming Lost ’80s Live Tour, their new album Ascension, the band’s image, the importance of music television & videos, working again with the ‘classic lineup’ of the band, his brother, VH1’s Bands Reunited, ubiquitous his single I Ran, and much more. In our second interview, drummer Kofi Baker…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 68 – Graham Whitford, Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown

Graham Whitford has a legendary father, Brad Whitford from Aerosmith, but our ep. 68 guest is carving his own path… Graham along with the rest of Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown are about to go on their second go-around opening up for Guns N’ Roses on the Not in This Lifetime Tour. Graham talks to us about GNR, how he met Tyler Bryant, his famous dad, his “Uncle” Steven Tyler and so much more!!

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 67 – Riki Rachtman, Headbangers Ball/The Cathouse

Many of us grew up watching Riki Rachtman on MTV, specifically on Headbangers Ball. But our episode 67 guest was and is so much more… Riki opens up about his relationship with Guns N’ Roses and Axl Rose, who he credits for getting him the MTV gig. He also shares stories about the infamous Cathouse club, the November Rain video shoot, and so much more! Most importantly his charity work with stopsoldiersuicide.org. 22% of all suicides are veterans and you can help raise awareness and fund our vets get help…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 66 – James Hunting, West Arkeen/David Lee Roth/Roger Daltrey

Our special co-host this episode and making his return to the AFD Show is author and former LA Guns Manager, Mr. Raz Cue. In our “Shotgun News” segment, Raz and Brando discuss the last episode with Alan Niven and GNR kicking off their European tour by covering Velvet Revolver for the first time! Then joining the conversation is our guest for this episode, veteran bassist James Hunting. James has worked with Eddie Money, David Lee Roth, Vince Neil, Roger Daltrey, and many others. For this chat we focus on his…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 65 – Alan Niven, former Guns N Roses manager (Part 2)

Back on episode 48 of the AFD show, former Guns N’ Roses manager Alan Niven broke the internet when he spoke of Izzy Stradlin showing up at a soundcheck during GNR’s “Not In This Lifetime” tour. Alan returns on episode 65, so what will he have to say this time around? Alan has very passionate opinions on GNR’s current management, the new box set, the It’s So Easy video (which he himself shelved all those years ago), and much more! He also answers YOUR fan submitted questions!

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 64 – Billy Rowe, Jetboy

Jetboy and Guns N’ Roses were playing gigs together before each band even officially had their famous names. Jetboy guitarist Billy Rowe was there and is our guest on episode 64… Before Billy, we speak with this episode’s co-host, journalist Matt Wake. Brando and Matt discuss the recent comments made by GNR’s manager Fernando and their thoughts on the new Adler’s Appetite shows. The guys then welcome in Billy Rowe who shared his beginnings in a San Francisco-based rock band in the early 80s and his relationship with Izzy Stradlin…

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Metal Wani – DIZZY REED on ‘Rock And Roll Ain’t Easy’, Songwriting & Future Plans With GUNS N’ ROSES (2018)

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and keyboard player for the legendary Guns N’ Roses, Dizzy Reed sat down to talk with Metal Wani’s Carl O’Rourke about his debut solo album ‘Rock And Roll Ain’t Easy’, why it took a decade to record, some upcoming plans with Guns N’ Roses and playing upcoming live shows with AEROSMITH.

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The Classic Metal Show – The Most Dangerous Band In The World Caves To Political Correctness

Guns N’ Roses have announced a new extensive Box Set release, but it doesn’t contain their controversial song “One In A Million”. Neeley an Chris think it’s the band caving in to political correctness. Catch THE CLASSIC METAL SHOW on Saturdays from 9pm to 3am EST at www.cmsradio.net. Website Facebook Twitter Podcast Live Chat YouTube iHeart Radio Merch Store

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Mrs. Woman – Pod Minutes To Cast Night 003 – Guns N’ Roses’s “Chinese Democracy”

The Two Minutes To Late Night Writers Room is back listening planet earth’s WORST ALBUMS and doing their best to find some positive elements about them. This time the gang went on someone else’s emotional journey when they listened to “Chinese Democracy” and now they’re all going to try and apologize to/make peace with all of their enemies.

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 63 – Eric Valentine, Producer

Our guest on episode 63 is Eric Valentine. Eric has produced some of the most notable albums/artists in recent memory: Third Eye Blind, Smash Mouth, Queens of the Stone Age, Joe Satriani, Maroon 5, Gwen Stefani, Nickel Creek, Good Charlotte, Taking Back Sunday, and so many others…including Slash’s debut solo record in 2010. Eric tells us about the making of that album and the many famous singers involved: Lemmy, Iggy Pop, Chris Cornell, Myles Kennedy and more. He explains Slash’s approach to music and if he saw a future between…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 62 – Constantine Maroulis, Adler’s Appetite/American Idol

Episode 62 is pretty much 2 shows in 1. We start the show with friend and journalist, Art Tavana. Along with Art, also joining in big GNR memorabilia collector, Tim Troccoli. With host Brando, the 3 guys discuss the news of the Guns N’ Roses mega box set, “Locked N’ Loaded.” We learn that Tim contributed to the new box set and we all give our opinions of the track listing whether it’s all worth the high sale price. About 25 minutes of box set talk (which wasn’t enough) we…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 61 – Appetite For Destruction, Guns N’ Roses Tribute Band

In-studio for episode 61 is Appetite for Destruction, a New York-based Guns N’ Roses tribute band that have been at it for TWENTY years. They been holding the GNR flag high during a time that Axl and Guns were inactive. Playing premiere clubs like BB Kings in NYC and even performing with Dizzy Reed, their journey has been an amazing one. Who are these guys? How and why have they been paying homage to their favorite childhood band for 2 decades? Tribute bands of not just GNR, but in general…

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