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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 57 – Chip Z’Nuff, Enuff Z’Nuff

When the AFD show announced that Chip Z’Nuff would be our next guest, listener of the show & Netherlands native Remco Ver submitted questions to be asked. However Brando took it one step further, asking him to be our special co-host for this episode. So Brando & Remco welcome Chip Z’Nuff from Enuff Z’Nuff to the show. Chip calls in from his studio in Chicago, first reminiscing of his baseball history and local radio. He takes us through the early days of Enuff Z’Nuff, but things really get going once…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 56 – Ernie C, Body Count

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake could not stop our guest on episode 56, legendary guitarist Ernie C from the iconic metal band Body Count, Before Ernie calls in from Los Angeles, Brando is joined by special co-host, Katherine Turman. Katherine was not only our guest on Ep. 21, the radio producer of “Nights with Alice Cooper,” co-author of “Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History of Metal,” but also has been friends with Ernie C for decades…. Ernie takes us all on his journey as an only child in Detroit, then…

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Cobras And Fire – Ep 119: 1987 – The Greatest Year In Rock (Part 1)

It’s time for another Cobras & Fire Greatest Year In Rock. Music and topics discussed in part 1: Def Leppard, Motley, ’87 Era Cobra Hacks, GNR, Bruno Boardwalks, Dio, Y&T, Sammy Hagar, banned high school T-Shirts, Anvil, Menards, and a detailed track by track of Poison’s Look What the Cat Dragged In.

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 54 – Roberta Freeman, Singer/Vocalist

“I sing one, then you sing one, and we got Tracy and Roberta here to help you…” Axl Rose famously says during Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door on the Live Era ’87–’93 live album. Roberta being Roberta Freeman, our guest on Episode 54. Roberta’s path started as a teased little kid from New York City, which only motivated her to have one of the most accomplished careers as a touring singer. Pink Floyd, Elton John, BB King, and of course Guns N’ Roses are just a few of the A-list names…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 53 – Jim Florentine, Comedian/That Metal Show

The world of comedy and rock n’ roll often mix, and legendary comedian Jim Florentine is a perfect example. The former “That Metal Show” host joins episode 53 of the AFD Show to talk how metal shaped his career and his new book, “Everybody Is Awful: (Except You!)” Jim gives us the do’s & don’ts of social media and concert goers. We also discuss the potential of the return of That Metal Show. including the real story behind his famous Axl Rose interview. Also discussing his feelings on Axl/DC, Jim…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 50 – Rob Gardner, ORIGINAL drummer of Guns N’ Roses

Here we are, episode 50 of The AFD Show and this is an historic one. First, the radio-static interview before the show intro hasn’t been heard by many since 1985. A KPFK radio interview with the ORIGINAL Guns N’ Roses. Well, minus Ole (RIP). In the beginning clip, Izzy “Stranded” introduces Tracii Guns, Axl, Duff, and our guest today, GNR’s FIRST drummer Rob Gardner. Brando is joined by director and friend, John Miller as our co-host. The guys are quickly joined by Rob Gardner. Who is Rob? Some fans aren’t…

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Digital Killed The Radio Star Podcast – Noel Gallagher concert review and Pink Floyd, GNR, and Metallica discussion

Fellow podcaster Kyle Null joins me this week to discuss the Noel Gallagher concert that we recently attended. We also discuss Pink Floyd, Guns ‘N Roses, and Metallica. Kyle also tells about the band Airbag.

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 49: Steve Gorman, the Black Crowes

Joining Brando as special co-host for episode 49 is Sir Kev from Ireland. Kev shared his GNR story on Ep. 27 as our first “fan obsession” interview. Kev and Brando first discuss the chat with Alan Niven from the last episode, which has since gone viral with the news of Izzy Stradlin showing up at a GNR sound check during the Not In This Lifetime tour. After “Shotgun News,” the boys are joined by legendary drummer, Steve Gorman. Most famously from the Black Crowes, now currently with Trigger Hippy and…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 48 – Alan Niven, former Guns N’ Roses manager

Episode 48 of The AFD Show is a big one. First, joining Brando as special co-host is rock podcaster/journalist, Mitch LaFon. This is the 2nd appearance on the show for Mitch, as we profiled his career in Ep. 16. You can find his show “Rock Talk w/Mitch Lafon” on Westwood One (part of The Chris Jericho Network). Mitch answers fan questions, including if he knows anything about new AC/DC or GNR albums. Then we welcome in Alan Niven, the first official manager of Guns N’ Roses. Alan doesn’t hold back;…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 47 – Fan Profile #2: Tomislav from Croatia

Back in episode 27, we did our first “fan spotlight” interview with Kevin from Ireland. Learning about his life and why Guns N’ Roses is a crucial part. GNR plays a role in so many lives, and there are so many untold stories to be heard…from you, the fans. Now 20 episodes later, our 2nd GNR fan interview is with Tomislav Versic from Croatia. Tomislav is a 49-yr-old married man with a son and a happy life. However, there was a time he had to blast Appetite for Destruction in…

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Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon – Thin Lizzy (Brian Downey), Genesis (Tony Banks) & co-host Alan Niven (former Guns N’ Roses manager)

On this episode of Westwood One’s ROCK TALK WITH MITCH LAFON: THIN LIZZY drummer Brian Downey & GENESIS’ Tony Banks. Our first interview is with longtime THIN LIZZY drummer Brian Downey. He talks about his new band Brian Downey’s Alive And Dangerous, discusses Thin Lizzy’s classic albums: Live And Dangerous, Thunder And Lightning & the importance of Jailbreak. We also talk about working with guitarist John Sykes, producer Chris Tsangarides, not recording with Black Star Riders, the end of Think Lizzy, making a new album, Rory Gallagher and much more.…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 46 – Todd Kerns, SMKC

Calling in from Las Vegas right before a gig with Gene Simmons, is Todd “Dammit” Kerns. While Todd has had success with his Canadian band, Age of Electric, his life forever changed nearly 8 years ago when he was asked to join Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators. We talk to Todd what it was like growing up in the small town of Saskatchewan to eventually meeting Slash while they filmed the You Could Be Mine video. So we follow the path of Todd meeting a younger Slash to…

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 45 – Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown

Joining Brando on episode 45 is Tyler Bryant, from Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown. In just 26 years of life, Tyler has accomplished so much. Opening for Jeff Beck, B.B. King, Billy Gibbons, and famously for both AC/DC and Guns N’ Roses is only part of his story. Tyler talks about his experiences being on Brian Johnson’s final shows with AC/DC, how Axl saved that tour with Angus Young, and how he started this amazing career path. We also talk The Shakedown’s new album, tour, and so much more!!

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Appetite For Distortion – Ep. 42 – Bryan “Brain” Mantia, Guns N’ Roses / Primus

Episode 42 of the AFD Show is much anticipated. Brando is first joined by friend of the show and Playboy journalist Art Tavana as guest co-host. Art gives us an update on his special 10-year-anniversary article about Chinese Democracy and his anticipated new GNR book. Which leads us to our guest, Bryan “Brain” Mantia. Brain has played with some of the best, including Buckethead, Tom Waits, Primus…and Guns N’ Roses. During the infamous Chinese Democracy era of Guns, Brain was the drummer after Josh Freese and before Frank Ferrer. Brain…

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Podder Than Hell – Episode 25: Top of the World From the Gutter: Best of GnR

This week Steve, BC, BB and Dylan are joined by Steven “Magnus” Michael from the Growin’ Up Rock Podcast to make their individual Guns N’ Roses greatest hits albums. Will Steve learn that Use Your Illusion I is better than Use Your Illusion II? Is BB, who actually thinks Chinese Democracy isn’t a horrible album, drinking too much Night Train? Tune in to find out! Follow Podder Than Hell Podcast: Facebook YouTube RSS

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