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Episode 424: Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s & Whitesnake’s Joel Hoekstra

In Episode 424 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome back Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Cher and Whitesnake guitarist Joel Hoekstra. Joel and the TSO have begun rehearsals for the upcoming 2019 holiday tour. This years tour will feature a...

Episode 423: Styx’s Lawrence Gowan

In Episode 423 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we talk to Styx vocalist/keyboardist Lawrence Gowan. Lawrence talks to us about his now two decades with Styx and the legacy of the band. We also discus his upcoming Gowan...

Episode 422: Tom Keifer

In Episode 422 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we talk with Tom Keifer. Tom recently released his sophomore solo album, Rise. Tom talks to us about how these songs came together as a band writing together, how his...

Episode 421: Great White’s Mark Kendall

In Episode 421 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we are joined once again by founding Great White guitarist Mark Kendall. Mark talks with us about the band’s upcoming performance at the Gnarly 80’s Arena Rock Festival in Mt...

Episode 420: Emily Wolfe

In Episode 420 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Austin’s Emily Wolfe. Emily has just released her self-titled debut album and is hitting the road. She joins us to talk about her approach to guitar, why she...

Episode 419: Weapons of Anew’s Ray West

In Episode 419 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we caught up with Weapons of Anew’s vocalist Ray West. Ray talks to us about how the band came together, the band’s debut The Collision of Love and Hate, the...

Episode 418: Foghat’s Bryan Bassett

In Episode 418 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Bryan Bassett of Foghat. A native Pittsburgher, Bryan has been playing with Foghat now going on 20 years. We talk in detail about his time with the band,...

Episode 416: The Commonheart’s Clinton Clegg

In Episode 416 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Clinton Clegg of The Commonheart. Clinton talks about the band’s sophomore album Pressure which will be released August 16th, the musicality of the band, he maturation as a...

Episode 415: Sanctuary’s Joseph Michael, Baroness’ Sebastian Thomson and the Rock Doc

In Episode 415 of the Iron City Rocks podcast we welcome Sanctuary vocalist Joseph Michael to the show. Joseph talks to us about the band’s current tour celebrating the belated 30th anniversary of Refuge Denied, how he prepared to...

Episode 414: David Lauser of Alliance

In Episode 414 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome David Lauser of Alliance. Alliance recently released Fire & Grace in 2019 which is their first album in 11 years. David talks about how the three members (David,...