John Wetton (1949-2017)

John Wetton (1949-2017)

Photo by Mike Inns (Source: Wikipedia)

Singer, bassist, and songwriter John Wetton died on January 31, 2017 after a battle with cancer. He worked in bands Mogul Thrash, Family, King Crimson, Roxy Music/Bryan Ferry, Uriah Heep, and Wishbone Ash. He found commercial success as the front man and primary songwriter for the supergroup Asia.

Episode 058 – Mick Jäger/Brian Durbin of Hairbanger’s Ball

Aerosmith, Poison, Journey, Bon Jovi, & Guns ‘N Roses are easily on the setlist for 80s tribute bands, but being 30 years old and playing that music seems a little strange. In this episode, Brian Durbin (aka Mick Jäger) joins us to discuss what it’s like to be the lead singer of one of the hottest bands in the midwest, Hairbanger’s Ball.