METAL FROM THE INSIDE PODCAST — EPISODE 27: CALICO COOPER (BEASTO BLANCO) On Episode 27 of the Metal From The Inside Podcast, Calico Cooper of Beasto Blanco joins Sydney to talk about all things Beasto Blanco including the details surrounding their new album, the follow-up to 2019's 'We Are', currently in the works. The two dive into a fun conversation discussing Calico's background as the daughter [...]


Joel Hoekstra, best known to rock fans as the current guitarist for Whitesnake and Trans-Siberian Orchestra (and also known for his work with Night Ranger and the Broadway show Rock of Ages), returns with his second album, 'Running Games’ from his electrifying solo project, Joel Hoekstra’s 13 on February 12, 2021. Joined by Russell Allen (vocals), Tony Franklin (bass), Vinny Appice (drums), and Derek Sherinian (keyboards), Joel and company [...]

METAL FROM THE INSIDE PODCAST — EPISODE 20: TONY FRANKLIN On Episode 20 of the Metal From The Inside podcast, Sydney speaks with the fretless monster himself, Tony Franklin, a bass virtuoso who has played with bands such as The Firm, Blue Murder, Whitesnake, and many more. The pair speak about Tony's beginnings with traditional bass as well as the fretless bass, his recent [...]