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(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 188):  Kenny Wilkerson of NOVA REX
Metal Mania, The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz

(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 188): Kenny Wilkerson of NOVA REX

Contributor's Note:  Kenny Wilkerson of legendary hair metal band Nova Rex joins The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz via FAB Radio International.  Madness To Creation was honored to be a special guest for this important episode.  Kenny revealed that Nova Rex is gearing up for a release of their single on New Year's Day.  We talked about the cookbook "Rockin' Recipes For Autism" which featured recipes by members of Quiet Riot, Stone Sour, Rikki Rockett of Poison, Toto, Don Dokken and so many more artists.  Kenny revealed that there could be a volume two, and he talks about raising a son that has Asperger's Syndrome.  This is such an important listen not only for the music lover, but for those who have family members that have Autism or Asperger's Syndrome.  Kenny's book was ...
RICHIE KOTZEN Converses with Mark of Madness To Creation on “50 For 50” and His Musical Legacy!
Dr. Mark Dean Interviews

RICHIE KOTZEN Converses with Mark of Madness To Creation on “50 For 50” and His Musical Legacy!

Contributor's Note:  When a person turns 50, they usually spend that entire year celebrating in as large of a way as possible to make it their biggest and most memorable birthday yet. Singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist RICHIE KOTZEN is taking the concept literally, as he gears up for the release of his most ambitious album to date, and he wants to share this big birthday present to himself with his fans around the world.  On February 3rd, the legendary Richie Kotzen released his most ambitious record to-date, on his 50th Birthday entitled "50 for 50", where he wrote, produced and played all the instruments on his 14th solo record.  The man mixes Philly soul R&B, Jazz, Rock, Funk and fusion guitar genres and is also known for his work with The Winery Dogs, Poison and Mr. Big.  In t...
The Beer Run Tour Celebrates ‘Murica in Des Moines!
Concert Therapy Reviews

The Beer Run Tour Celebrates ‘Murica in Des Moines!

On July 3rd, The Beer Run Tour headlined by ska-masters Reel Big Fish stormed and danced on through the Simon Estes Amphitheater in Des Moines, Iowa.  The Expendables, The Queers, and Tunnel Vision served as special guests for this fun-filled, action packed tour!  Roughly 2,000 attendees danced and blitzed on through with Reel Big Fish and Co. in Des Moines.  Soon, you will get to see our interview with Johnny Christmas of Reel Big Fish.  Tunnel Vision was the first band to take the stage. Out of San Diego, California, Tunnel Vision brought their brand of ska and a reggae vibe ala Sublime to the Simon Estes stage.  Tunnel Vision is composed of Hayden Hanson on guitars/vocals, Jacob Hernandez on bass, Tanner Payan on drums/backup vocals, Matt Risley on keyboards, and Doug Alani on sa...
Musician’s Musings:  Richie Kotzen Discusses “Salting Earth” with Madness To Creation!
Crane Level Heaviness, Mental Health Conversations

Musician’s Musings: Richie Kotzen Discusses “Salting Earth” with Madness To Creation!

Contributor's Note:  It was a great conversation with this guitar virtuoso who is currently riding a serious wave of momentum and success with the trio supergroup, The Winery Dogs, and is translating that success into his 21st solo album entitled "Salting Earth", which is slated for release on April 14th.  Richie Kotzen will also be touring to promote "Salting Earth".  In this interview, you will get to experience the methods and the madness to what goes behind the creation of a Richie Kotzen song and album.  Check Richie Kotzen out on Facebook at www.facebook.com/richiekotzen.  Without further delay, here's my conversation with Richie Kotzen.  *Note*  You will find the complete interview with the magazine I write for at MUEN Magazine! www.muenmagazine.net!  Matty:  I want to thank you ...
Song of the Day:  “End of Earth” by Richie Kotzen
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Song of the Day: “End of Earth” by Richie Kotzen

On April 14th, guitarist extraordinaire Richie Kotzen will be releasing his 21st solo album entitled "Salting Earth".  Richie recently releases his music video off of the aforementioned record entitled "End of Earth".  Get ready for this blues-tinged rocker that will eventually be a classic! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0hGxS63e3T8