Wednesday, June 26, 2019

A Double Dose of Jeff Pilson on This Weeks Focus on Metal


Episode 424 - Double Live Pilson

Something a bit new this week as we do two talks with the same guest about two entirely different topics and eras. Our guest this week is Jeff Pilson and first up he will be talking about his latest collaboration The End Machine and what’s else he’s up to these days. We follow that up with another talk with Jeff this time about his recollections of the seventh Dokken studio release “Erase The Slate”.


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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Damon Johnson Drops By On This Weeks Focus on Metal


Episode 423 - Uprising


The accidental link on this weeks show is “Uprising”. First up is Damon Johnson who just released his latest solo effort “Memoirs of an Uprising” Damon will give us the lowdown on that and everything else he’s up to including some Thin Lizzy talk. Order your own signed copy of the release right from Damon at DamonJohnson.com/


After that we have vocalist Buddo from Last Crack. Those guys just release their first full length release in 28 years. Yep, I said 28 years! It’s called “The Uprising” and we’ll find out the story behind it this week.

Here's the first single off the album


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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Guitarist Vivian Campbell Returns to Focus on Metal This Week


Episode 422 - Vivian Campbell

Vivian Campbell returns to the show this week to talk Last in Line, Def Leppard and more. 

Here's Viv cranking out a classic solo during the M3 festival

Also this week we welcome Chloe Lowery to the show. Chloe has been busting out vocals for TSO for several years and now she’s also out with Rocktopia. Richie happened to run into here while on the Rocktopia tour bus and promised her we would get her on the show. So... promise kept. Chloe has a solo release out "The In-Between" and signed copies are available at her site ChloeLowery.com/


Track of the week is from JORN off their new release for Frontiers dropping June 14th, “Live On Death Road”, a recording of their 2018 Frontiers Festival set. It's available in several formats including a 2 CD/DVD digipak.



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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Vinny Appice Returns on This Weeks Focus on Metal




Episode 421 - Vinny Appice

This week we welcome back Vinny Appice to the show. He’ll be talking Last in Line as well as a lot of other things he’s involved in. As usual lots of great stories from Vinny.


Track of the week is from Void Vator off their new EP “Stranded”. 
Get you own copy at VoidVator.com



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