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Motley Crue-Girls Girls Girls XXXth Anniversary-Nikki Sixx,Vince Neil

Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx & Vince Neil In the Studio for "Girls Girls Girls" XXXth anniversary.

Whitesnake'87- David Coverdale- 30th Anniversary

For one of the best-selling hard rock albums in history, Whitesnake ’87 , here are some of the questions we posed to Whitesnake king cobra David Coverdale. Happy birthday DC (22nd ) !
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Deep Purple-Machine Head 45th Anniversary-Ian Gillan, Roger Glover

Deep Purple's "Machine Head" album was made amidst a virtual minefield of misfortunes, any one of which had the potential to thwart the effort. Happy birthday lead singer Ian Gillan (19th )!

Scorpions-Blackout 35th Anniversary-Klaus Meine,Rudolph Schenker

Over the decades I've had countless famous musicians claim that rock & roll had become their life ,but only John Kay of Steppenwolf and the members of The Scorpions knew that playing rock music could COST them their lives...

Grand Funk Railroad- Best pt 1- Mark Farner, Don Brewer

Ironic then that this "underground radio" raw , gritty , electrified three-man army would six years later be labeled a Top 40 singles band. Grand Funk sold out New York City's massive Shea Stadium in 48 hours - ten times faster than The Beatles ...(more)
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Led Zeppelin IV-Jimmy Page,Robert Plant

Legendary wrestler-turned-Led Zeppelin manager Peter Grant has an appropriately outsized role in the Led Zeppelin "4" story as told by Jimmy Page and Robert Plant.

Ted Nugent-Free for All

In 1976 Ted Nugent's "Free for All" overamped its way to #24 on the Billboard album chart, becoming his second consecutive multi-million seller. And barely a year later, Nugent would take "Cat Scratch Fever's" instant success and transform it through the remainder of 1977 into the top-grossing rock concert act that year. But it hadn't always been that way. Far from it...

Triumph-Allied Forces-Rik Emmett,Gil Moore,Mike Levine

If you've ever been in a band, you need to listen to this honest, heartwarming, hysterically funny interview with Triumph ... 1979 breakthrough Just a Game with the songs "Hold On" and "Lay It on the Line", plus the even bigger seller Allied Forces with "Magic Power" and "Fight the Good Fight".
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Metallica- Black Album- James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett

Metallica (affectionately known as "The Black Album" in the same way The Beatles had been dubbed "The White Album"), Metallica's birthday boy lead guitarist Kirk Hammett (18th) and lead throat James Hetfield show how the band sits atop the family tree of hard rock/heavy metal evolution.

Metallica- Load- James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett

Metallica dropped their sixth studio album, Load,  almost five years after the phenomenon of their "Black Album", and the pent up anticipation for a follow-up resulted in a staggering almost 700,000 copies sold in the first week! Metallica…