Shockwaves Skull Sessions
- Shockwaves Skull Sessions #58 Up Now!: 02/5/13
2012 in review!
- Shockwave Skull Sessions #57 Up Now!: 11/7/12
The podcast returns!
- Shockwave Skull Sessions #56 Up Now!: 09/7/12
Music production and much more...
- Shockwaves Skull Sessions #55 Up Now!: 07/18/12
Summer festivals, 2012 albums, and more...
- Shockwaves Skull Sessions #54 Up Now!: 01/10/12
The latest edition of Roadrunner's Shockwaves Skull Sessions podcast is up now. This time out, host Bob Nalbandian has put together a special two-part Skull Sessions covering the four Metallica 30th Anniversary shows at the Fillmore in San Francisco.
- Shockwaves Skull Sessions #53 Up Now!: 10/13/11
The latest edition of Roadrunner's Shockwaves Skull Sessions podcast is up now. This time out, host Bob Nalbandian is joined by David Ellefson(Megadeth), John Gallagher (Raven), Craig Gruber (Rainbow/Elf), Joey Vera(Armored Saint) and Monty Colvin(Galactic Cowboys) on this special discussion all about bassists.
- Shockwaves Skull Sessions #52 Up Now!: 10/6/11
The latest edition of Roadrunner's Shockwaves Skull Sessions podcast is up now. This episode once again features returning co-host Tobe Baad joining Bob Nalbandian on yet another Fanfare Episode as the two review and discuss some of the latest rock/metal CD releases, books, and DVDs including new releases from Girlschool, Saxon, Deep Purple, Twisted Sister, Gary Moore, Rory Gallagher, Rainbow, Uriah Heep, Opeth, Status Quo and many others, as well as the latest books on Motorhead, Casablanca Records (And Party Everyday), Glenn Hughes's autobiography, Eddie Trunk's Essential Hard Rock and Metal, and others.
- Shockwaves Skull Sessions #51 Up Now!: 08/15/11
The latest edition of Roadrunner's Shockwaves Skull Sessions podcast is up now. This episode is about Cultural and International hard rock and metal and features guests from different parts of the world and different ethnic backgrounds.
- Shockwave Skull Sessions Episode #46 - Fanzines, Fanatics and Fetishes: 03/15/11
Aptly titled, Fanzines, Fanatics and Fetishes, this episode features a classic conversation about the early ‘80s metal fanzines and the tape-trading phenomena. Bob Nalbandian hosts this engaging discussion with some of the most notable
- Skull Sessions Episode 45: Ye Olde Martin II: 02/8/11
This episode is the sequel to episode 20 where we further discuss several classic, underground and underappreciated hard rock and metal albums from the '70s that are featured extensively in Martin Popoff’s Ye Olde Metal
- Skull Sessions Podcast #44: Rock Legends of Los Angeles: 11/29/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #44: Rock Legends of Los Angeles! On this episode Skullsessions host Bob Nalbandian is joined by three unsung heros of the Los Angeles h
- Skull Sessions Podcast #43: Tobe Baad & Bob Nalbandian Review Recent Releases: 11/4/10
Shockwaves SkullSessions Episode #43: On this episode of Skullsessions returning guest and co-host Tobe Baad joins Bob Nalbandian on this Fanfare Episode as the
- Skull Sessions Podcast #42: Drummers: 09/24/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #42: On this episode Skullsessions returning guests Monte Conner (VP of A&R for Roadrunner Records) and legendary Black Sabbath drum
- Skull Sessions Podcast #41: Motorhead: 09/8/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #41: Monte Conner (VP/A&R for Roadrunner Records), author/journalist Martin Popoff and journalist John Strednansky join host Bob Nalbandian on this s
- Skull Sessions Podcast #38: Thin Lizzy: 06/23/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #38: Thin Lizzy 2010: The Modern Day Cowboy Song. On this episode Skullsessions host Bob Nalbandian is joined by current Thin Lizzy vocalist Ricky Warwic
- Skull Sessions Podcast #37: Do It Yourself: 06/15/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #37: Do It Yourself!
On this episode author/journalist and founder of the Do It Yourself Convention, Bruce Haring, joins Skullsessions h
- Skull Sessions Podcast #36: Tribute to Ronnie James Dio: 05/26/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #36: The RONNIE JAME DIO TRIBUTE: RAINBOW SPECIAL.
Original Rainbow/Elf bassist Craig Gruber and returning guest and former Rainbow bassist Bob D
- Skull Sessions Podcast #35: The Telethon Episode: 05/4/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #35: The Shockwaves Skullsessions Telethon! On this special episode of the
- Skull Sessions: The Golden Age of Metal: 03/29/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #34: British author/journalist Mick Wall, US metal jo
- Skull Sessions: The Great Iron Maiden Debate Finale!: 03/2/10
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #33: This is the 3rd and final episode of the great
- SkullSession: The Great Iron Maiden Discussion: 01/15/10
Listen to part 1 of the Great IRON MAIDEN Discussion with Metal Blade CEO Brian Slagel and UK journalist, author and contributing editor of Classic Rock Magazine Malcom Dome. Along with host Bob Nalbandian, the three Maiden fans talk ab
- Ozzy vs. Black Sabbath: 09/22/09
Ozzy vs Black Sabbath! This special Skullsessions podcast continues on where episode #24 left off. This is the Black Sabbath Part II episode but with a bit of a twist. Joining us on this episode is the renowned former Blizzard Of Ozz bassist and songwriter
- Skull Sessions Episode 28: Blame It On Grunge!: 08/27/09
Returning guests author Martin Popoff, Neeley from The Classic Metal Show, and former Megadeth bassist David Ellefson join Skull Sessions host Bob Nalbandian in this very provocative and contentious discussion regarding the ever-so-popular Grunge
- What's the big deal with AC/DC?: 08/3/09
Host Bob Nalbandian and Skull Sessions contributor Ed Rivadavia join filmmakers Kurt Squiers and Gregg Ferguson to talk about their new film "Beyond Thunder." The film is a documentary attempting to answer the question of how millions of AC/DC fans sparked
- Talk Metal Like a 13 Year Old: 07/22/09
This week on the Skull Sessions Tobe Baad joins Bob and 13 year-old metal fan Mikey on the the program. Don't hate, because Mikey says smarter things than most of you old farts visiting this site.
- BILL WARD OF BLACK SABBATH RIGHT HERE AT RR.COM: 06/8/09
This episode features a 4-way discussion with legendary Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward, Roadrunner Records VP of A&R Monte Conner, and metal enthusiast David Tedds as they join Skull Sessions host Bob Nalbandian in this mesmerizing and historic explor
- THE 100 GREATEST GUITARISTS IN METAL: 05/20/09
This special episode features two great segments; the first features a conversation with author Bill Hale regarding his new book Metallica: The Club Dayz 1982-1984 along with author Joel McIver regarding his latest book To Live Is To Die: The
- SHOCKWAVES SKULL SESSIONS PODCAST EPISODE 22!: 05/7/09
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #22: On this special episode old friend and metal comrade Tobe Baad joins Skull Sessions host Bob Nalbandian as they rate, debate and deliberate on other me
- SHOCKWAVES SKULL SESSIONS PODCAST EPISODE 21!: 04/1/09
Shockwaves Skull Sessions Episode #21: The NWOBHM Special! Three experts on the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal movement, Metal Blade Records CEO Brian Slagel, former publisher/editor of Metal Mania magazine Ron Quintana, and metal enthusi
- SHOCKWAVES SKULL SESSIONS PODCAST EPISODE 20!: 03/10/09
The Ye Olde Martin episode! Skull Sessions host Bob Nalbandian is joined by author Martin Popoff, John Strednansky and David Tedds on this classic episode regarding Martin’s new book series entitled Ye Olde Metal. The four discuss many of the legenda
- TEN TEN TEN TEN TEN TEN TEN TEN TEN TEN: 09/3/08
Do you think you're a high flyer after 9 episodes of the Skull Sessions? Boy, get ready to say "I'm A Loser" because this is Skull Sessions Episode 10! This episode is too hot to handle and will be the reason you love to love the Skull Sessions. Are you ho
- AEROSMITH AEROSMITH AEROSMITH: 08/19/08
Join Bob and show regulars Roadrunner A&R head Monte Conner and author Martin Popoff for a fast-paced race around the work of Aerosmith. Deliberation, disputation, and debataration occur as the three cover the American hard rock veterans' entire back c
- IT'S THE METAL STATE OF THE UNION!: 08/12/08
Hope everyone enjoys the new Skull Sessions logo designed by Mike D. of Killswitch Engage. Let us know what you think in comments. -- It's the metal state of the union as Chris Akin (co-host of The Classic Metal Show
- FRESHMAN YEAR METAL: CLASSES START NOW: 08/5/08
We've got a great episode for you this week, but first a couple of housekeeping items. First, don't forget you can listen to all of our episodes at RoadrunnerRecords.com.
- THUNDER AND LIGHTNING: THE THIN LIZZY EXPERIENCE: 07/22/08
Don't forget to leave us ratings on iTunes! This is it. The Legend of the Black Rose. The Whiskey in the Jar. The definitive discussion on Irish hard rock kings, Thin Lizzy. Join Bob Nalbandian, Metal Blade Records CEO and Founder Brian Slagel,
- ROB HALFORD IS OUR KING AND WE ARE HIS PEOPLE: 07/15/08
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- THE STARS AT NIGHT ARE BIG AND BRIGHT: 07/9/08
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- GOD LISTENS TO SLAYER!: 06/16/08
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