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Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon is a Podcast hosted by well respected music journalist Mitch Lafon. He's been covering the world of rock and music at large going into his third decade now.

His is first interview goes back to June 9th 1980 with KISS' Gene Simmons who, at the time, was promoting the band's newly released Unmasked album. Mitch was eleven years old at the time.You can hear that interview here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqCIPGaeqv8(Mitch's mom starts off the interview with Gene).

Since then he's interviewed a who's who of rock royalty including members of Metallica, Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Def Leppard, Scorpions, Judas Priest and many more. He's also displayed his versatility with interviews outside the rock realm including Rick Astley, Boy George, Bananarama and others.

What makes his interviewing style unique is that it combines his vast knowledge of music in general with his many personal friendships with rock's greatest artists. The results are interviews that are part informative, part 'two friends talking', and part music savant. His interviews are widely sourced and referenced by leading rock publications (including Billboard, Rolling Stone, Brazil's Roadie Crew and many others). So, join Mitch every week to hear the interviews today that everyone will be talking about tomorrow.

The show can be heard on all Podcast platforms including Amazon, Apple, iHeart, & Spotify.


You can find his Twitter Verified account here: @mitchlafon
Instagram: @mitch_lafon
Listen to Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon:https://ffm.to/rocktalkwithmitchlafon

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Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon is a Podcast hosted by well respected music journalist Mitch Lafon. He's been covering the world of rock and music at large going into his third decade now.

His is first interview goes back to June 9th 1980 with KISS' Gene Simmons who, at the time, was promoting the band's newly released Unmasked album. Mitch was eleven years old at the time.You can hear that interview here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqCIPGaeqv8(Mitch's mom starts off the interview with Gene).

Since then he's interviewed a who's who of rock royalty including members of Metallica, Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Def Leppard, Scorpions, Judas Priest and many more. He's also displayed his versatility with interviews outside the rock realm including Rick Astley, Boy George, Bananarama and others.

What makes his interviewing style unique is that it combines his vast knowledge of music in general with his many personal friendships with rock's greatest artists. The results are interviews that are part informative, part 'two friends talking', and part music savant. His interviews are widely sourced and referenced by leading rock publications (including Billboard, Rolling Stone, Brazil's Roadie Crew and many others). So, join Mitch every week to hear the interviews today that everyone will be talking about tomorrow.

The show can be heard on all Podcast platforms including Amazon, Apple, iHeart, & Spotify.


You can find his Twitter Verified account here: @mitchlafon
Instagram: @mitch_lafon
Listen to Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon:https://ffm.to/rocktalkwithmitchlafon

    Marc Storace (Krokus & Storace)

    Marc Storace (Krokus & Storace)

    Krokus singer Marc Storace discusses his new solo album, LIVE AND LET LIVE. Plus I ask the question I swore I would never ask him "what happened with Dee Snider?" 

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    • 37 min
    Drummer Albert Bouchard (formerly of Blue Oyster Cult)

    Drummer Albert Bouchard (formerly of Blue Oyster Cult)

    Drummer Albert Bouchard discusses his new album (the second part of the Imaginos trilogy). Plus, how cowbell has become 'culturally significant', his most famous cowbell part on (Don't Fear) The Reaper (yes, it was him... don't believe the rumours) and working with famous producers including Jack Douglas and Martin Birch. 

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    • 52 min
    Def Leppard's Rick Allen is Coming Under Fire

    Def Leppard's Rick Allen is Coming Under Fire

    We spend an hour with Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen - topics include his art, new Def Leppard music, Mutt Lange (obviously) and much more! 

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    • 54 min
    Existence Is Futile with Cradle Of Filth's Dani Filth

    Existence Is Futile with Cradle Of Filth's Dani Filth

    Cradle Of Filth's Dani Filth discusses the band's latest album 'Existence Is Futile', the revolving door of musicians in the group, existentialism and more

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    • 30 min
    Former Megadeth bassist, David Ellefson, bares all!

    Former Megadeth bassist, David Ellefson, bares all!

    Former Megadeth bassist, David Ellefson, bares all!

    Plus, we talk new band - The Lucid. 

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    • 39 min
    Leo Sayer makes you feel like dancing

    Leo Sayer makes you feel like dancing

    The Jeremy White Podcast along with Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon celebrate the 45th anniversary of Endless Flight - the timeless masterpiece of singer Leo Sayer. Leo joins us to discuss the album's success and tells us tales of hanging with Elvis, classic song You Make Me Feel Like Dancing and much more. 

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    • 1 hr 7 min

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