Saturday, 23 September 2017

AUDIO INTERVIEW: Jerry Dixon of WARRANT

Tom Leu from SOUND MATTERS Radio >> Episode #020 interviews Jerry Dixon from Warrant to talk about the band’s latest album, Louder, Harder, Faster, his long tenure in Warrant, some overlooked music in Warrant’s back catalog, Jani Lane, Warrant’s “black years,” sobriety, and more…

Inside the Interview:
02:26 – On the fact that Warrant has recorded 9 studio albums to date…
03:26 – On the evolution of Warrant’s songwriting…
04:08 – On Jerry’s contributions as a songwriter in recent years…
04:59 – Is there a favorite song on the new album that Jerry either wrote or co-wrote…
05:40 – About the song “Only Broken Heart”… it’s influence and genesis…
07:10 – On working with Jeff Pilson (producer of the latest Warrant album)…
08:23 – On Jerry & Erik Turner’s record label Down Boys Records…
09:02 – What drives Warrant to still put out full albums…
10:44 – On Jerry’s longest tenure in Warrant and why he’s never left the band…
12:11 – What are some great, but overlooked Warrant songs that deserve more attention…
13:32 – On Warrant’s “black years,” Jerry’s reflections on Jani Lane, and the final reunion…
16:44 – On alcohol, alcoholism, AA, and recovery…

Photo by Tom Leu

Connect with Warrant:
Website: www.warrantrocks.com
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/warrantrocks
Jerry Dixon Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/JerryDixonRocks

Connect with TOM LEU:
Website: www.SoundMatters.tv
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“Sound Matters Radio” Episode 020 at www.SoundMatters.tv/sound-matters-radio-020

The Sound Matters Radio Podcast on iTunes >> HERE

Stay tuned-in…

About Tom Leu

Tom Leu is a music journalist & commentator, concert photographer, radio host & professional speaker from Rockford, IL. His writings, images, interviews, & seminars uncover layers within music, culture, & communications. >> 16IMAGING Photography >> SOUND MATTERS

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