KISS Lightning Round – Ep291

KISS Lightning Round – Ep291

When a planned episode gets shelved due to audio issues, we improvise this week with KISS Lightning Round – Ep291. We put out a last-minute call for KISS-related questions and topics and, boy, did you guys respond! In this 2 hour-plus loose discussion, we tip a few beers and try to address as many KISS-related topics that the listeners through our way via the Decibel Geek facebook page. KISS Lightning Round   We can talk…

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Demolicious KISS Edition – Ep289

Demolicious KISS Edition – Ep289

The guys are back for week two of KISSMAS in July with Demolicious KISS Edition. While KISS has released a great catalog of music over the past 43 years, there’s been a wealth of solid material that didn’t get released officially. In this long-form episode, Chris and Aaron spin some of their favorite KISS demos. Demolicious KISS Edition   You’ll get material that pre-dates the first album all the way through unreleased songs from 1998’s…

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This 1992 Live Video of Pantera is the Greatest Thing You’ll See All Week

This 1992 Live Video of Pantera is the Greatest Thing You’ll See All Week

In a sea of poorly shot, horrible sounding phone videos uploaded to Youtube, it’s a breath of fresh air when you stumble upon something good. It’s even better when you stumble upon an amazing live video of a rising Pantera playing a theater in Hollywood in 1992. Uploaded by a user named Concert Matrix 3.0, the video (most likely filmed on VHS tape) was uploaded in 2013 and boasts in the description that it’s a…

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Konversation with Christopher Williams – Ep247

Konversation with Christopher Williams – Ep247

Accept drummer Christopher Williams stops by this week to discuss his lifelong love affair with the Hottest Band in the Land. In this long-form talk, Williams talks about his discovery of KISS via the MTV Unplugged appearance in 1995. He also talks about the MTV Video Music Awards performance that the reunited band gave under the Brooklyn Bridge as the clincher in his fandom. Christopher is no ordinary KISS fan. In this hour-plus discussion he…

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1977 Year in Review Part 2 – Ep209

1977 Year in Review Part 2 – Ep209

This week Aaron and Chris return to guide you on a journey of July through December in our 1977 Year in Review Part 2! In this hour-plus block of nostalgia, you’ll hear discussion of big news events of the second half of the year including the fatal crash of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s plane, the capture of Son of Sam, and the death of Elvis Presley. You’ll also get tracks from some of the greatest albums released…

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A Book Worthy of an Army – KISSMAS in July

A Book Worthy of an Army – KISSMAS in July

As KISSMAS in July winds down, we look back on lots of great guests with insider knowledge of the band; folks that worked directly with them and who shared some amazing stories. One important fact shouldn’t be lost though; there wouldn’t be a KISS without you, the KISS Army. A fellow podcaster and KISS fan is setting out to make sure that story gets told. Podcast Rock City host Joe Polo has begun a book…

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The Top 10 Decibel Geek YouTube videos… As viewed by YOU!

The Top 10 Decibel Geek YouTube videos… As viewed by YOU!

Hello everyone out there!I hope you’ve been Livin’ After Midnight and Heading Out to the Highway that is 2015! This past year, every one of y’all who have checked out the YouTube page has contributed a great deal to it’s success. Without further ado…The Top 10 Decibel Geek YouTube videos, as viewed by you! 10. Episode 94 – Peter “Moose” Oreckinto – Part I A unique insight into the ‘Hottest Band in the Land’ from…

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Ride for Dime – Ep166

Ride for Dime – Ep166

This week marks an anniversary that is anything but something to celebrate. That said, we pay tribute to a true metal icon and, more importantly, an amazing human being. Aaron and Chris return this week to pay tribute to the memory of Dimebag Darrell. The iconic guitarist was murdered onstage 10 years ago this week. Since then, a series of bike rides for charity have sprung up all over the United States. We had rock…

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Conversation with Toddzilla – Ep165

Conversation with Toddzilla – Ep165

One of our favorite past guests and friend of the show returns this week for a more personal reason. Todd Austin (aka Toddzilla) returns to the Decibel Geek Podcast this week and boy is he packing some great stories. If you don’t remember, Toddzilla was Aaron and Chris’ guest for Episode 113 – Roth-Era Van Halen Discussion. In that discussion, the guys picked favorite tunes from Eddie and co. but Toddzilla’s stories were so memorable…

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