Episode 395 Carmine Appice, Dick Richardson and Ayla

Mike Preston and Ayla start off the show talking about learning from history and bring up topics like society, politics and religion over the centuries. Mike talks with Carmine Appice about his time with the Rod Stewart band and book Stick It My Life of Sex Drums and Rock N Roll. Independent presidential candidate Dick Richardson visits the show and claims that Elvis Presley is alive and a member of the Taliban. Evil Dave calls in on the phone and reads his top ten list “Little Known Facts About the Trump Family”. Dr Burnbaum shows up too and asks to be Dick Richardson’s surgeon general.

Cast & Crew
Mike Preston
Justine Hartel
Tim Baker
Dave Vandam
Jimmy McHugh
James Hogan
Mike Heuel
Jimmi Perrino

Carmine Appice 2016

Mike Preston talks with rock drummer Carmine Appice (Vanilla Fudge, Beck, Bogert & Appice and Rod Stewart) which you can read all about in Carmine’s book Stick it My Life of Sex, Drums and Rock N Roll. Carmine Appice talks about being influence and inspired by Gene Krupa and drumming with Vanilla Fudge. Carmine’s advice to a new drummer is to start a wedding band because of the difficulty level of starting a new band and the struggle of getting paid in the music industry these days.

KENNY AARONSON 2016

Mike Preston sits down to talk with rock and roll bassist Kenny Aaronson who has played with Bob Dylan, Billy Idol, Joan Jett, Hall and Oates and Derringer, Dust, Stories and many more. Kenny Aaronson shares all kinds of stories about different bands and musicians that he has played with and also includes his experience of auditioning for the Rolling Stones. He also mentions playing with the Yardbirds and how he made the change from playing drums to becoming a bass player.