Talkin’ Rock with Tim “Ripper” Owens Download

43:56 Download January 17th, 2020

Tim “Ripper” Owens is my guest today on Talkin’ Rock. We discuss his busy 2020, some of which he can’t talk about yet. We talk about his relationship with Ronnie James Dio, singing his songs, as well as the hologram thing. Obviously, we talked about the snubbing of Judas Priest by the Rock Hall and his thoughts. Ripper tells me about playing with K.K. Downing and David Ellefson last November, plus, politics in music and the changing times with social media. He always has Monster Energy stuff on, so I wondered how his endorsement deal with them started. We finish off the interview with his thoughts on the passing of Neil Peart. 

Al Beck joins in to give us the latest rock news. Rush’s catalog has obviously jumped big time since the passing of Neil. He tells us about a rocker fighting through some medical issues as he prepares for a massive tour. Another rocker has a pretty cool documentary coming out this year, as one band celebrates it’s 25th anniversary. To wrap it up we discuss a really cool gift the Boston Bruins gave goalie Tuukka Rask for a milestone game

Thanks so much for listening!

-Meltdown-

Podcasts you may like

Do What You Love

I’m Jeff Kurkjian. I’ve hosted morning radio since I was in college at Syracuse University, a stop in beautiful Cleveland, Ohio to now, Las Vegas, Nevada. In radio, we are given the opportunity to talk to some incredible people however, we are held to a time crunch that always made it difficult to really get […]

Play Latest (July 18th)

36 episodes

100 Years of Hit Makers

Play Latest (November 7th, 2020)

24 episodes

The Mike & Carla Morning Show Podcast

Catch up and enjoy full show podcasts of The Mike & Carla Morning Show at your leisure!

Play Latest (August 15th)

2119 episodes

WMGK – Andre Gardner’s Beatles Minute

The latest Beatles news and rumors, and the occasional trivia tidbit. All from Andre Gardner, most in 60 seconds or less.

Play Latest (August 15th)

183 episodes

Nerd Radio

Each week Chuck Bean, Al Beck, and James get together to talk about all the big news in the world of Nerds along with fellow Nerds from all around the station. Comic books, anime, Pro Wrestling, video games or sci-fi. If you’ve been made fun of for it, we’re probably going to talk about it.

Play Latest (August 12th)

171 episodes