26 March 2019

Rockin The Studio podcast – 50 years of metal. 1999 special

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.