200 episodes

Rock n Roll Chicago will be bringing you weekly interviews from bands that have rocked Chicago. Artists that not only made great impressions on the Chicago rock n roll scene, but worldwide as well. Join Ray the Roadie & Hollywood Mike each week as they interview your favorite artists, club owners and venues.

Rock n Roll Chicago Podcast Ray the Roadie & Hollywood Mike

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Rock n Roll Chicago will be bringing you weekly interviews from bands that have rocked Chicago. Artists that not only made great impressions on the Chicago rock n roll scene, but worldwide as well. Join Ray the Roadie & Hollywood Mike each week as they interview your favorite artists, club owners and venues.

    Ep 195 Joe Leja

    Ep 195 Joe Leja

    Send us a Text Message.Born and raised on the southwest side of Chicago. Started playing at 15, self-taught. Biggest influence – John Fogarty/Creedence Clearwater Revival. 10 years ago he started recording CD’s. You can find him at many open mics in the area, with an occasional headlining gig. You can win the band! Raffle tickets are on sale now to win Cadillac Groove. Tickets are only $5.00 each, you can buy as many as you wish. The prize winner will be announced at a special show on Oc...

    • 57 min
    Ep 194 The Artist Formally Known As Vince

    Ep 194 The Artist Formally Known As Vince

    Send us a Text Message.The Artist Formally Known as Vince Band (or TAFKAVince Band for short) formed in 1996 and began playing out regularly upon the release of 2002's At Last CD. Other notable releases include 2007's Welcome To The Show, the 2011 vinyl release On Display, and the singles "NYC" and "Luck," which were released in 2014 and 2016, respectively.The band plays a heady mix of glam, punk, and rock n' roll and has built a reputation as a fierce live act who have graced stages at the E...

    • 52 min
    Ep 193 The Lizard Kings

    Ep 193 The Lizard Kings

    Send us a Text Message.A muscial revival of The Doors.You can win the band! Raffle tickets are on sale now to win Cadillac Groove. Tickets are only $5.00 each, you can buy as many as you wish. The prize winner will be announced at a special show on October 27th at the Renaissance Center in Joliet. There will be a $10.00 cover charge for this event which will get you 2 additional raffle tickets. Winner must be present at the show. All proceeds from ticket sales go to help the Illinois Rock &am...

    • 50 min
    Ep 192 Frequilibrium

    Ep 192 Frequilibrium

    Send us a Text Message.Frequilibrium is a roots rock fusion band based out of Chicagoland. They naturally harness the power of the Southern rock greats, while offering the progressive ingenuity of the next generation and a solid understanding of multiple genres. Their music is formed playfully but with much precision and care, providing the listener with a heartfelt experience within the first few bars.You can win the band! Raffle tickets are on sale now to win Cadillac Groove. Tickets are on...

    • 48 min
    Ep 191 Skip Griparis

    Ep 191 Skip Griparis

    Send us a Text Message.Skip Griparis is a lifelong dynamic stage performer. His wildly popular Heroes of Rock Series features the Heroes, the Hits, the Humor, and the History of the greatest Rock decades: the 50’s/60’/70’s! The dazzling highlight of Skip’s shows is his world-class 3 ½ octave vocal range of breathtaking versatility! Ray and Mike spoke with Skip about his amazing career in all 3 ½ octaves. You can win the band! Raffle tickets are on sale now to win Cadil...

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Ep 190 Yankee Cowboy

    Ep 190 Yankee Cowboy

    Send us a Text Message.The Midwest's Hottest Country Rock Band: Yankee Cowboy! Upbeat, exciting, modern country music with rockin' blasts from the past! This dynamic group is known for their big sound, 3 part harmonies, energetic stage presence, and tight musicianship. Ray and Mike met with Jaren Grey, alone since his bass player blew him off, to find out how they got so hot.You can win the band! Raffle tickets are on sale now to win Cadillac Groove. Tickets are only $5.00 each, you can buy a...

    • 51 min

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