To celebrate the 200th episode, Danko celebrates the hard rock bands that have keeping the flame of rock alive. Thank you to The Supersuckers, Backyard Babies, Nashville Pussy, New Bomb Turks, The Hellacopters, Rocket From The Crypt, The Leather Uppers, The Bellrays, The Hives, Hardcore Superstar and Volbeat.
Per Wiberg returns to the podcast to talk about his debut solo album, Head Without Eyes. Bands like Candlemass, Switchblade and King Hobo are discussed as well. Billy Idol is briefly mentioned.
Nick and Danko do their yearly Q&A, answering questions from the internet.
Michael Sweet, singer/guitarist of Stryper, joins Danko on the podcast to discuss the last 3 Stryper records, his solo album, writing and recording, the upcoming Stryper documentary and the future of Stryper Expos. Even if you’re not a Stryper fan, it’s amusing to listen to Danko fanboy out on Michael.
Daniel Dekay jumps on the podcast to debate Destroyer by Kiss with Danko. This is a track by track rundown of Kiss’ most popular album. Someone likes this album, the other one not so much. FYI, Daniel loves it.
Neal Brothers potato chips are the best chips in the world. Peter Neal, one half of Neal Brothers foods, jumps on the podcast to talk about their incredible potato chips, tortilla chips, their mayonnaise, their cannabis edibles, Chef Vikram Vij, Chef Chuck Hughes, their 30 Acts Of Goodness, the O’Grady’s Sour Cream & Bacon potato chip, and the possible Kiss Chip.
We are going on tour across Europe with VOLBEAT this fall. We are very honoured and excited to do this. Gonna be a riot. Tour starts on September 23rd in Newcastle, UK with BARONESS as well (Yeah!). Can’t wait.
Damian and Nick drop by to chit chat. This is Part 2 of a Black Coffee Brigade summit that started on Nick Flanagan’s Nick Flanagan Weakly podcast.