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Photo of Oliver Wakeman

Building your own career in music has never been easy, especially given the fact that your father is one of the most famous and celebrated talents in the industry. Despite the length of the shadow cast by Rick Wakeman, sons Oliver and brother Adam have carved out their own special …
James Kennedy author of Noise Damage

James Kennedy recently released his cracking album ‘Make Anger Great Again’, a Heavy Alt Rock slab of genius which, even though it was recorded before lockdown, is pretty damn relevant for right now. He has also been storming the Amazon book charts with his book ‘Noise Damage’. In Episode 34 of …
Photo of The End Machine

Known as one of the greatest guitar players of the last four decades, George Lynch’s work in Dokken, Lynch Mob and The End Machine has captivated listeners around the world. The guitar legend spoke to MetalTalk’s Kahmel Farahani about The End Machine’s new album ‘Phase 2’, his approach to writing …
Jeff Plate, drummer of Alta Reign

Best known as skinsman for Trans Siberian Orchestra, Savatage and Metal Church, Jeff Plate has carved a name for himself as one of the best, hardest hitting and most versatile drummers on the scene. With his new project Alta Reign, they have just released the superb album ‘Mother’s Day’, which …
Photo of Ricky Warwick

MetalTalk TV recently caught up with Black Star Riders, Thin Lizzy and former frontman of The Almighty Ricky Warwick, whose sublime sixth solo album ‘When Life Was Hard And Fast’ was released recently to great acclaim. Interview: Robert Adams In the second part [Part One is here], Ricky discuses his …
Photo of Ricky Warwick

MetalTalk TV recently caught up with Black Star Riders, Thin Lizzy and former frontman of The Almighty Ricky Warwick, whose sublime sixth solo album ‘When Life Was Hard And Fast’ was released recently to great acclaim. Interview: Robert Adams In the first of a two part interview, Ricky discuses the …
Photo of Joseph Williams, from Toto

It has been a busy few months for the members of Toto and a very exciting few months for their fans. Frontman Joseph Williams has just released his much anticipated new solo album ‘Denizen Tenant’ and it comes right alongside Steve Lukather’s excellent new album ‘I Found The Sun Again’. …

Known for his work with Whitesnake and The Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Joel Hoekstra now brings his laser sharp soloing to bear on his own solo project Joel Hoekstra’s 13 with a new album ‘Running Games’. Joel spoke with MetalTalk TV’s Kahmel Farahani and we find out more about this project and …
Photo of singer/songwriter/guitarist Arielle

Arielle, born in New Jersey, raised in California and Hawaii, will release her next album ‘Analog Girl In A Digital World’ on 7 May 2021. Arielle recorded half of the album in digital and the other half on tape, and in this MetalTalk TV episode she explains her love of all …
Photo of Chicago-based Blues slide guitar virtuoso and singer-songwriter Joanna Connor

The Queen of Blues/Rock guitar Joanna Connor releases her next album ‘4801 South Indiana Avenue’ on 26 February. The album has been produced by Joe Bonamassa and Josh Smith and is released through Joe’s Keeping The Blues Alive label. For this episode of MetalTalk TV, Joanna spoke with MetalTalk’s Steve Ritchie …