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The incredible Mike Hsu and his amazing mammary glands show the music world what's what.
The Van Zant Brothers Check In With Mike Hsu About Gary Rossington From Lynyrd Skynyrd And The New Van Zant Album Red White And Blue Live
The Van Zants have been called "The First Family Of Southern Rock'. Here they talk about original Skynyrd member Gary Rossington's medical problems and their new live album "Red White And Blue Live"for those guys that remain in yeah you hear a lot about Navy SEALs in the Marines and everything and Al that's great you know domain and then we'd love doing anything we can for our troops. Finally. I've heard the vans since. Been called the first family of southern rock. I and I know you guys embrace that obviously like I said he spent so much time on the road you're constantly Macon music. Constantly writing music I Ewan you have done you guys live next to each other writes a year old boy. You're always together I really.
Mike Hsu Talks To Trekkie Mark Altman, Co-Author Of "The Fifty Year Mission: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History Of Star Trek"
Like Mike Hsu, Mark Altman is a passionate Trekkie and has co-authored "The Fifty Year Mission: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History Of Star Trek". Listen as he and Hsu nerd out about the original series in the year of it's 50th anniversary.co authored a new book called the end censored unauthorized history of Star Trek on this fiftieth anniversary. Of this wonderful creations from Jean rod Mary I always tell Star Wars fans mark. Who mistakenly think Star Wars is the greatest science fiction. Science fiction movie and end just concept of all time that star horses fantasy. But Star Trek is a reality. Not a you know I'm of the school can't we all they get a loss so I I as much indicted adored this Star Wars you know I I hit in the book it's you know it's elevated Paul and we love it for what it is it's super fun. But you know star trig means dumping Arctic has Depp Star Trek . You speak to a generation you know and I think that's why starter ultimately and pop culture is more significant. But that doesn't diminish star or is it taught me c'mon I mean on fellas the man right. I'm a guy kick in tonight console or Darth later. I'm not a admirer of the two well I would the big admirer until the great quote. The apple think of the it's real quick what do you think of the news the Star Trek movies the JJ Abrams. You know I know a lot of people who who don't really. You'd feel very you don't loveyou know you look back what is their Shakespeare Sherlock Holmes and Star Trek yeah. He came in aren't the acting as vice mab you know or or I was thinking Twilight Zone. You know because a lot of that that it influenced a lot of different a shows and stuff like that the Star Trek has been a constant like it's like he said it in the book it it's never really been off the air. 88surprised by any information. You came across like already being familiar. With Star Trek . Yeah I you know that would have been the good July it was like being a detective you know I felt like camp spay or something. Because even as much as they knew about Star Trek I would conflict finding a new thing. Like after start tricked you. They had briefly develop the spin off called. Prison planet which would have been a con. Spinoff that would have had any of the Star Trek characters but would have dealt with. A prequel with con union thing on on city alpha five Lou of course the character played by Ricardo Montalban in prefer to that was fascinating I'd never heard that story. I think the most interesting chapters of the book about the Star Trek . Never made you know whether it be the god thing in which Kirk foot sheet it's on the bridge. The enterprise oh
Mike Hsu Talks To Former MTV VJ Dave Holmes About His New Book, "Party Of One"
Former MTV VJ Dave Holmes talks about his obsession with music, being an MTV VJ, and struggling to figure out how to be gay, among many other things in his new book, "Party Of One"that you just released a solo album which I think it's fantastic. Pop music is largely passed me by it is it like I hit an age where I just lost the airport maybe 45 years
Mike Hsu Talks To Musical Plagiarism Expert Tim English About The Current Led Zeppelin Trial
Tim English is a recognized authority on the topic of musical plagiarism in pop music. He has appeared on hundreds of radio programs in the U.S. U.K. and Canada. He gives his observations on the subject in his new book, "Sounds Like Teen Spirit: Stolen Melodies, Ripped-off Riffs, and the Secret History of Rock and Roll" In this interview we focus on the current trial alleging Led Zeppelin stole the music for their biggest hit, "Stairway To heaven" from the son "Taurus" by the band Spirit.because their past record and that's the current case going on with Led Zeppelin . And steroid hello and and end and Horus by the band spirit of which they are accused of stealing. Of the opening
Mike Hsu Talks To NHRA Funny Car Driver Courtney Force
Courtney Force is part of an extended racing family. Her Father and Sisters also are NHRA drivers. She'll be racing her Traxxas Chevy Camaro SS Funny Car at New England Dragway this weekend for The New England Nationals.Hampshire this weekend. It's doing a New England national's New England dragway NH RA Mello yellow series and you are in the tracks this Sherri Camaro SS funny car. Great yep you got to be out there can whisper I'll look at it every ticket that has passed so I think that's bath they about our sport itself. And yeah I understand an index that category in the weekend. That's again it's great that you do that for the fans and get up close to you get up close of the cars and checked things down that's that's an awesome deal right there are so. Look important senior Courtney force thank you so much for taking the time today we appreciate it. Import bank proud.
Mike Hsu Talks To Susan Sarandon About Her New Movie "The Medler"
Susan Sarandon talks about her new movie "The Meddler"...and Porn.really started off on the wrong but I don't like. Okay well Susan Sarandon thank you so much the Miller is a great movie encourage or when we go see it. And I thank you for
Mike Hsu Talks To Punk Rock Legend John Doe About His New Book, "Under The Big Black Sun"
John Doe was part of the first wavePunk Rock scene in the late 70's and early 80's with the band X. Both X and he are still performing to this day. He tells the story of that scene's ground breaking beginnings with other survivors from that time.you know the thing is is that is that the eclectic sound punk rock . Was everywhere I mean it was a in. In New York there's a big difference between the Ramones Blondie and talking head and heart breakers in Rich Hill right I mean there's there they're all different sounds. In LA there's a big difference in the Alley cat some acts of the germs in the weirdos and streamers and things like that same thing in London. Sex Pistols clash. Who's in the band she's extra expects they'll have their own. Identity but that and it was a little bit later
Mike Hsu Talks To Comedian Doug Stanhope About His New Book "Digging Up Mother"
Why is Doug Stanhope so brutally honest and hilarious. It has a lot to do with his mother. She was actually crazier than he will ever be.think good yeah so I'm not contributing to a broken systems Aaliyah Michael Johnson's time. Excellent all right Doug thank you very much. Appreciate it time might. All right good luck with the book good luck
Mike Hsu Talks To Legendary Drummer Carmine Appice About His New Book "Stick It" And How many Groupies Is Too many
Carmine Appice has lent his drumming talents to the likes of Vanilla Fudge, Rod Stewart, Ozzy Osbourn, Jeff beck, and many others. He has also claimed to have slept with over 4500 women in his time on this planet. He tells you how he figured that out and what really happend during the infamous Led Zeppelin "Mud Shark Incident".that every night. Yeah a while your description of the now legendary Led Zeppelin shark incidents. Goes way beyond what Richard Cole described. Inherit other gods. Actor because I would is straight. Richard who has what
Mike Hsu Talks To Sixx:AM Abo ut Double Albums, Prince, And Nikki Sixx Being A Welcher
Nikki Sixx, DJ Ashba And James Michael from Sixx:AM talk about their new double album, "Prayers For The Damned", the death of Prince, and how Sixx is a lousy welcher on his bet to get naked for Patriots fans.is some of my favorite albums I mentioned physical graffiti or doubles exile on main streets one of those pumpkins Mellon Collie infinite sadness. I'm a little disappointed you are releasing both at the same time. What actually intentional won't say why. In 2000.