Chicago Rock – Ep297

Chicago Rock – Ep297

DBG VIP and past guest Joe Becht joins the guys this week for a talk about Chicago Rock. The Windy City may be steeped in jazz and blues history but it would be foolish to sleep on its contributions to the history of rock music. In this long-form music and discussion episode, Joe shares his memories of growing up in Chicago, his experiences at different city venues and how a number of great rock acts…

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The British Invasion – SAXON/UFO in Toronto (Concert Review)

The British Invasion – SAXON/UFO in Toronto (Concert Review)

The British Invasion was in full force this week in Toronto as the Saxon/UFO co-headlining tour rolled through. This was a dream bill for me personally. That’s the only way to sum it up. The names of both Saxon and UFO appear in my full sleeve tattoo depicting a guitar case “stickered” with the logos of some fave bands. Both bands have been with me in listening rotations for years upon years. Both bands are…

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WRAITH – Revelation (Album Review)

WRAITH – Revelation (Album Review)

Wraith are a band that have been around a while. Seems they started in the late 1980’s and the only remaining original member is Gregg Russell who also has played bass with UK glam band Tigertailz. From investigations on the internet, they were very fancied as “the band to watch” and had the backing of Lemmy and Pete Way from UFO, who is still supporting them as he features on this new album called Revelation,…

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1982 Year in Review Pt1 – Ep277

1982 Year in Review Pt1 – Ep277

The guys go back in time this week as they bring you 1982 Year in Review Pt1. In this long-form trip through the first half of the year, Chris & Aaron cover a lot of ground. 1982 saw some pretty historic beginnings in technology and pop culture including the Commodore 64 and Late Night with David Letterman. 1982 was also a year of loss in the entertainment community. Notably, the losses of John Belushi and…

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1974 Year in Review Part 1 – Ep251

1974 Year in Review Part 1 – Ep251

Chris and Aaron are going back in time this week for the 1974 Year in Review Part 1; an hour-plus of pop culture, news stories, classic commercials, and loads of the music that made the first half of the year awesome. In this long form journey through the wayback machine, your host spin classic tracks from Foghat, Humble Pie, Sweet, Deep Purple, Ted Nugent, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Queen, Rush, Aerosmith, Budgie, Elf, The New York Dolls,…

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1977 Year in Review Part 1 – Ep208

1977 Year in Review Part 1 – Ep208

This week Aaron and Chris travel back to a true year for the ages, 1977! The amount of great music, movies, and pop culture from this year is absolutely staggering and your humble hosts are ready to bring you the first half of the year this week! In this hour-plus voyage back in time, Aaron and Chris discuss the movies, sports, news stories, and pop culture that was January – June of 1977. Of course,…

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UFO-Conspiracy… (March 23, 2015)

UFO-Conspiracy… (March 23, 2015)

UFO – A Conspiracy Of Stars – March 23, 2015 British hard rock legends UFO will unveil their 22nd studio effort in late February (early March in North America).  The 2015 UFO and contributors on the recording of A Conspiracy of Stars reads: Phil Mogg (vocals), Paul Raymond (keys/guitar), Vinnie Moore (guitar), Andy Parker (drums) and Rob De Luca (bass) and production from Chris Tsangarides, known for his work with Judas Priest and Thin Lizzy among others….

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