Category Archives: Interviews

Episode 456: Damon Johnson

In Episode 456 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Damon Johnson. Damon talked about his decisions to pursue his solo career more fully. Damon, who has played with Brother Cane, Alice Cooper, Thin Lizzy and most recently...

Episode 455: Quiet Riot’s Alex Grossi

In Episode 455 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome back to the podcast, Alex Grossi of Quiet Riot and Hookers & Blow. Alex talks with us about finally putting Hookers & Blow in the studio and recording...

Episode 454: Loverboy’s Mike Reno

In Episode 454 we are joined by Loverboy’s Mike Reno. Mike talks to us about the 40th anniversary release of their self-titled debut, Loverboy, available from Sony Music Canada. Mike reminisces about how he and honed their skills and...

Episode 453: Bill Champlin

In Episode 453 we are joined by Bill Champlin (formerly of Chicago). Bill is set to release Livin’ for Love on January 22, 2021. Bill talks to us about how his first solo-album in 10 years came to be, some of...

Episode 452: Foreigner’s Kelly Hanson and Symphony North’s Peter Orullian

In Episode 452 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we are joined by Foreigner singer Kelly Hansen. Kelly talks with us about a special initiative the band is doing to raise money to support their crew. We also discuss...

Episode 451: Journey’s Arnel Pineda

In Episode 451 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Journey‘s Arnel Pineda to talk about his single and video “This Christmas – A Beacon of Hope”. The song, while released before the pandemic, has provides a sense...

Episode 450: Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s Jeff Plate

In Episode 450 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we are joined again by Jeff Plate of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Jeff talks to us about an upcoming live stream the band will be doing performing Christmas Eve & Other...

Episode 449: LA Guns’ Steve Riley

In Episode 449 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome LA Guns drummer Steve Riley. Steve talks to us about the band’s new album Renegades which is available now. Steve talks about how the band put the songs...

Episode 448: Martin Barre

In Episode 448 or the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Martin Barre. Martin will be releasing 50 Years of Jethro Tull on November 6th which feature two albums of Marin’s favorite Tull classic recorded live and in the...

Episode 447: Armored Saint’s John Bush

In Episode 447 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Armored Saint’s John Bush. Armored Saint has just released Punching The Sky, the bands fist album since 2015.