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The Vinyl Guide

If you like records, just starting a collection or are an uber-nerd with a house-full of vinyl, this is the podcast for you. Nate Goyer is The Vinyl Guide and discusses all things music and record-related. Nate is a 40+ year vinyl collector, owns some of the most highly desired titles and enjoys them thoroughly. The Vinyl Guide is his journey through the history of music to speak with the artists and technicians who made music history and get the stories behind the records.

Aug 28, 2023

John Corabi of The Dead Daisies discusses his history with records, the collectibility of his music catalogue on vinyl, his recent book "Horseshoes & Hand Grenades", moments of with the likes of Nirvana, Eddie Van Halen & more.

  • Returning to The Dead Daisies
  • Relationship with former members
  • Is The Dead Daisies the best gig in rock and roll?
  • Why did he leave TDD originally?
  • Can he balance The Dead Daisies with his solo work?
  • John’s sorted past, growing up with records
  • John is buying records again but doesn’t have a turntable
  • The collectability of John’s vinyl history – Motley Crue, Brides of Destruction, solo work
  • Writing his book “Horseshoes & Hand Grenades
  • Blowback because of the book
  • Audition for Quiet Riot in the late 80s
  • Meeting up with Kurt Cobain and Dave Grohl
  • Nirvana helped clear out the copy-cat bands
  • John’s memories of the shift in musical tastes
  • John’s favourite 15 years of music
  • Multiple genres on radio
  • Memories of Eddie Van Halen, backyard party
  • The Howard Hughes of rock and roll
  • The tape library in 5150 studio
  • Interview wrap up

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