SRRS162 “Look What the Fat Dragged In”


Which rocker rigged firecrackers to the opening act’s keyboard and detonated them during their set? Which guitarist was set to hang out with Bon Scott on the night of his death? Which Shabby favorite band made a great record, opened for Deep Purple and went nowhere? Which singer had a female fan run to the front of the stage a pull a gun on him? Which band got signed when the head of the label’s wife heard a demo playing in the other room and said “I like that”.
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SRRS161 ”Hell’s a Poppin!”


Which singer auditioned with Black Sabbath in the mid 1980’s, but a scathing article in the UK press derailed the partnership? Which artist wants to reform his old band but with a different direction because he’s “tired of metal”. Which classic band drunkenly taught AD “how to trash a dressing room?” Which English band made a film that was subtitled in America? At a young age, which album blew Ryan’s mind while he waited alone for his older friends to return from a bar? Which singer got a job as a delivery guy just so he could meet record executives?

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SRRSH07 “Happy Hour 8”


Your Shabby pals are back for an hour of ROCK AND ROLL VINYL related games, trivia, and discussion. Ronnie James Dio related bands battle like dragons in a magic game of OVERBOARD. Albums from the golden year of 1984 are up for sale and AD has to put them in order according to value in a crazy version of PRICE HIKE. Your Shabby pals match wits in LUSCIOUS LIZZ’ ROCK AND ROLL QUIZ. Ryan has a brand new batch of HEEP or POE and AD’s HAPPY TRACK is drunken and slightly “rapey”, and we’re sorry about that.

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SRRS160 “Running Gag”


Which rock opera pre-dates “Tommy” by the Who and Pete Townsend retracted his initial statement of being influenced by it? Which band is the only band to have released 25 studio albums? Which band started as a skiffle band in the 50’s and ultimately became a power trio in the 70’s and a huge influence on Motorhead? Which New York punk rocker grew up well to do in Communist Poland? In 1973, which band’s tour did the German press refer to as “the greatest rock show ever?” What kind of filth does AD put on the turntable and why is it so catchy?

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Ryan, AD, LIZZ, SAL5000

SRRS159 ”Save Your Receipts, Coke Heads”


Which musician became the musical director for the band that was his first concert in the 1970’s? Which album does AD cite as “Mutt” Lange’s best produced album? Which 60’s pop star became a regular character, playing himself on the 2000’s TV show “The Office?” Which 80’s metal guitarist never payed AD for rehearsals as promised? Which rock star set an airplane on fire with his coke pipe? Which piano player got kicked off the stage for not having his suit pressed?
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