Join Mike Z each Saturday night at midnight at he gets you caught up on the latest from bands that are coming to town soon and breaks out backstage interviews with bands that just rocked So Cal.
Monster Magnet leader Dave Wyndorf called in to talk about their “Powertrip” celebration tour which has now been rescheduled for Feburary 10 2021 at The Fonda Theater in Hollywood, California. Here’s what they talked about: “Powertrip” tour and album (0-3)“Space Lord” song (3-5)Keyboards and sfx on “Power Trip” (5-7)“Live For The Moment” for WWE’s Matt…Continue Reading
“Wired In The Empire” presents August Burns Red along with Killswitch Engage and Light The Torch on March 25 2020 at Riverside Municipal Auditorium. August Burns Red guitarist Brent Rambler called in to talk about the show as well as their forthcoming album “Guardians” (out 4/3/20). Here’s what we talked about: August Burns Red @Hollywood Palladium…Continue Reading
Psychostick drummer Alex Dontre called in to talk about his new book “Dichotomies, Lessons from A College Life on Tour” which is out NOW. Here’s what we talked about:Business Psychologist (0-1)“Dichotomies, Lessons from A College Life on Tour” (1-2)No tour dates (2-3)NAMM convention (3-4)“Keeping Time” vs. “Making Time”? (4-5)Drum influences (5-6)Slayer Farewell tour (6-9)Beer song…Continue Reading
Our very own Mike Z attended the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Convention at the Anaheim Convention Center back in January 2020. Here are Mike Z’s interviews from the NAMM convention: Mike Z met up with Ted Nugent drummer Jason Hartless at NAMM 2020. Here’s what we talked about:NAMM (0-1)Ted Nugent band (1-3)Favorite Ted…Continue Reading
Mike Z Caught up with Deepfall singer Rich Hopkins on the tour bus while on tour with Hellyeah and Nonpoint on Wednesday, December 18 2019.Here’s what we talked about:Hellyeah/Nonpoint tour (0-4)RIP Vinnie Paul (4-7)Alter Bridge/Clint Lowery tour (7-8)Reunion Tours (8-12)Flannel Five-Nirvana, PJ, STP, AIC, Soundgarden (12-15)Nu Metal Six Pack-RATM, Korn, LP, Slipknot, SOAD, Disturbed (15-end)Continue Reading
Overkill singer Bobby Blitz called in to talk to mike Z about their upcoming tour kicking off at the House of Blues in Anaheim on February 26 2020. Here’s what we talked about:1st Date of Tour (0-3)Touring with Exhorder (3-4)BPMD (4-9)Metal Allegiance (9-11:30)Gigantour (11:30-13:30Hypothetically: Would there be an Overkill without DD? (13:30-16)Flannel 5: Nirvana, PJ,…Continue Reading