SRRS135 “Mud Wrestle for the Crown”


Which rocker overdosed on amphetamines early in his career and from then on demanded his band members be drug free? Which drummer was murdered in his friend’s apartment and it remains unsolved to this day? Which guitarist said in a post shortly before he succumbed to cancer that his current state is just like his rock star days in that he’s full of drugs, gin and tonics and surrounded by friends? Which band was instrumental in starting the CBGB’s scene in the early 70’s? Which keyboard player was slated to record tracks for the classic “Who’s Next” album but got drunk and fell out of a taxi at the studio breaking his arm? Which proto-metal producer told a young Springsteen in 1971 to “come back when you got some songs”?
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SRRS134 ”I Brought Enough For Everybody”


Which artist’s stage sir name was borrowed from his musician father’s stage name? Which proto metal band initially named their band after a 6 ton bird? Which band toured together for years but could never get a record deal because the two main singers were signed to different labels? Which album does AD say “has Ted Nugent by his scrote?” Which rock star is Lizz attracted to that surprised Ryan? Which singer took it upon himself to fulfill his band’s contract with an album that competed against his first solo album with a different label?
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SRRS133 “Return of the Dollar Record Bonanza”


Did you know that there are amazing records lurking in the dollar rack at your local record store? The gang at Shabby proves this by loading up the mystery boxes with recent finds from those glorious $1 crates. Find out what they gems they unearthed this time! Which album did AD find that was a UK pressing from 1969 in the original shrink wrap? Which album was playing when AD encountered his brother’s 4 friends passing 4 joints and singing nonsense along with the music? Which song got Ryan, AD and Mikey up to dance with Ryan’s Grandma in the middle of a poker game? Which rocker left the business to do voice over work and did several voices for a then unknown cartoon called Pokemon? Which album was so anti-religious the label refused to release it until the band performed it on tour and asked the audience to call the label and demand it’s release? Who is Ryan’s 2nd favorite drummer behind John Bonham?
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SRRS132 “Manhandled in the Panhandle”


Which singer allegedly met a music industry exec for lunch and proceeded to abduct and beat her for 20 hours? Which band played at a bike fest in Germany and jumped off the stage to beat up an unruly biker, and during the melee the biker lost his nose? Which band had a magazine article written about them in which the author urged female fans “not to ball them” because the guitarist snitched on his weed dealer? Which rock band from the mid 70’s saw an uptick in their YouTube hits thanks to their name being the same as a huge hit by Justin Bieber? Which artist learned how to play multiple instruments because his parents owned a music store? Which prog band decided to try for a pop hit but failed, returned to prog and charted higher than ever?
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SRRS131 “Wicked Pissah”


Which album did AD buy because a member of the band pictured on the back was wearing a shirt that AD used to own? Which band was known as “the monster that ate Cleveland” and threw frogs into the audience? Which singer once acted alongside Sir Lawerence Olivier? Which band had to hire 2 guys to fill the shoes of their original singer/guitarist after he left? Which song ends with what AD calls an intergalactic pearl necklace? Which band’s bassist was referred to as “groupie bait” by the lead singer?
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