26 March 2019
This week in our celebration of 50 years of metal, Rockint the studio is in 1999 – What a great year it was for metal – Great bands formed/reformed, landmark albums dropped on the world and some monster tours trekked around the place.
In the show I cover Ozzfest ’99 tour, with Black Sabbath headlining. My good friend Krusher was there at the tour. In the special shows I did with him last year, he did tell me a couple of stories from the tour, but if you want to know more stories, then check out Krushers book all about it – lots of great stories and photos.
Arch Enemy – Pilgrim
Avenged sevenfold – Nightmare
Black Label Society – The beginning at last
Black Sabbath – Dirty Women
Blaze Bayley – The Brave
Brocarde – Last Supper (FACEBOOK)
Def Leppard – Demolition man
Dream Evil – Chasing the dragon
Dream Theatre – SC II Strange Deja Vu
Fugitive – Payback (FACEBOOK)
Godsmack – Moon baby
Gorilla Riot – Half cut (FACEBOOK)
KORN – Wake up
Limp Bizkit – Breakstuff
Machine Head – The blood The sweat The tears
Megadeth – Insomnia
Metallica – Human
Motorhead – The one to sing the blues
Pantera – Cat Scratch fever
Primus – Tommy the cat
Rage against the machine – Sleep now in the fire
Ratt – Dead reckoning
Rob Zombie – Dragula
Scorpions – Mind like a tree
Skid row – I remember you two
Skid row – Thick is the skin
Slayer – Deaths’ head
Slipknot – Spit it out
System of a down – Sugar
Testament – Legions of the dead
The Offspring – Self-esteem
White lion – Warsong
The unsigned/up and coming bands that were on the show, I’ve included a link to their Facebook page. Please ‘like’ and share them and show some love as they work their asses off to create music. Without people like you….. smaller bands will never get to be bigger bands.
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If you or someone you know are in a band and you are looking to make it in the music biz, then can I suggest getting the very handy ‘if it was my band‘, written by Emma Scott Miles. Emma has a long history in the biz. The book is packed with helpful information to steer people through the rocky shores of the music industry. Here’s the link to buy it.
Arch Enemy, avenged sevenfold, Black Label Society, Black Sabbath, blaze bayley, Brocarde, def leppard, Dream Evil, Dream Theatre, fugitive, GODSMACK, Gorilla Riot, Korn, limp bizkit, Machine Head, Megadeth, Metallica, Midlands Metalheads Radio, Motorhead, Pantera, Pluggin baby, primus, rage against the machine, Ratt, rob zombie, scorpions, skid row, Slayer, Slipknot, System Of A Down, Testament, the offspring, tmr band management, white lion