Kelly Hansen joins us to discuss his career. From his early days, to forming Hurricane (and their four albums), working with Stuart Smith in Heaven & Earth, Unruly Child, Into The Light (with past guest Tim Donahue) and joining Foreigner (and his 13 years in the band).
Producer Chris Tsangarides joins us to discuss his life and career. From how he got started in the industry, to working on legendary albums by Judas Priest, Gary Moore, Thin Lizzy and The Tragically Hip.
Sadly, Gord Downie passed away just a few days after we recorded this interview.
This episode we learn about the life and career of Patrick Francis from Tora Tora. He discusses his early days, formation of Tora Tora, success with “Surprise Attack”, recording of “Wild America” onset of grunge, recording and shelving of “Revolution Day”, the band breakup, reunion and eventual release of the “lost album”. We finish on the news of new recordings.
This episode was recorded live at the Nashville Rock N Pod Expo. Big thanks to Chris Czynszak from The Decibel Geek Podcast for putting together the event!
Steve Thompson joins us for episode 100! Steve discusses his early days, how he got into production, working with Guns n’ Roses, Metallica, Dokken, Cinderella and many more. He also plays us some clips of his newer music.
Eric Martin returns to discuss the new Mr Big album “Defying Gravity”, as well as his past solo records, Triumph’s cover of “Just One Night” and dealing with online trolls.
This week Tony Platt discusses his life and career. From his early days in the studio to engineering such albums as AC/DC’s Back in Black and Flick of the Switch. He shares the story of being with Mutt Lange when they heard that Bon Scott died, to working on Foreigner 4, and his experiences working with Cheap Trick and Buddy Guy.
I also talk about the Rock n Pod Expo fundraiser. Learn more at https://www.gofundme.com/rocknpodexpo
Jay Messina (and guest co-host BJ Kramp from the Rock and/or Roll Podcast) join us to discuss his life and career. From how he got started, to working with such acts as KISS, Aerosmith, Slash and George Benson.
After a long hiatus, we return with an extended interview with Micajah Ryan. We discuss how he got into the business, and he shares his experiences working on Guns ‘N Roses “Appetite For Destruction” and “Lies”. As well as Megadeth’s “Rust In Peace” and “Countdown To Extinction”, Bob Dylan’s “Good As I Been To You” and “World Gone Wrong” and even Was Not Was’s “Walk The Dinosaur”.
Tom Size passed away on October 30, 2016. This interview took place on January 16th, 2016, and is re-aired in tribute to Tom.