On this episode of Talking Metal, Mark Strigl speaks Dio Disciples and Dream Child guitarist Craig Goldy, Alestorm’s Christopher Bowes, Peter Alcorn & Elliot Vernon AND the shows ends with a chat about Anthrax’s deluxe re-issues with Shawn Franklin.

Dream Child 2018.

First up, Craig Goldy talks about numerous things including the new album by his band Dream Child called Until Death Do We Meet Again, Rudy Sarzo, Simon Wright, Diego Valdez, Ronnie James Dio, Dream Evil, Andrew Freeman, Vivian Campbell, the band Last In Line (he calls their last album “amazing”), the new Dio Disciples music he is working on with Jeff Pilson and much more.  Check out Dream Child on Facebook here: Facebook.com/DreamChildRock

Next up we hear from Alestorm.  This interview starts 48 minutes into the podcast and  was recorded at Heavy Montreal.  It’s a fun listen.  It starts off with band members Christopher Bowes & Peter Alcorn.  Keyboardist Elliot Vernon also joins the discussion around the halfway point.  Topics included festivals, old metal fans, Judas Priest, Gloryhammer, Dream Theater, Metallica, Swashbuckle, ducks, their setlist, albums vs. singles, Magnus from Witchcraft and much more.  Follow Alestorm on Twitter: @alestormband

Photos of Alestorm at Heavy Montreal 2018 by Pat Beaudry.


The last interview is with Shawn Franklin who talks about his audio work with Anthrax on their deluxe re-issues.  Here is a link to his site: defexperience.com

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