GUNS N’ ROSES: Video Podcast Focusing On First 50 Shows Launches Part Two Of Season One

Marc Canter and Jason Porath, the authors of the critically acclaimed guide “Reckless Street”, have launched half two of the inaugural first season of their video podcast “The First 50 Gigs: Weapons N’ Roses And The Making Of Urge for food For Destruction”.

“Reckless Street”, which was printed in 2008 and gained an IPPY for “Pop Tradition E book Of The 12 months”, was simply the tip of the iceberg of an archive created by Canter, photographer, music historian, and proprietor of the world-famous Canter’s Deli. Canter captured GUNS N’ ROSES‘ childhood and the heyday of the Sundown Strip music scene.

“The First 50 Gigs: Weapons N’ Roses And The Making Of Urge for food For Destruction” was designed as a present to followers to unlock the tales behind essentially the most well-known songs from the ever-elusive band, particularly the youthful followers, lots of whom weren’t even born when “Urge for food” got here out. It is a chance for them to study concerning the tales behind the making of “Urge for food For Destruction”.

GUNS N’ ROSES guitarist Slash stated: “There is not a greater particular person to launch any materials to do with the approaching collectively and the historical past of GUNS N’ ROSES and the place it went and what was occurring behind the scenes than Marc.”

The primary half of season one picks up a number of threads of this origin story and begins to weave them collectively, together with a number of of the early musical inclinations and storage bands of Slash, who would go on to develop into one of the crucial well-known and recognizable musicians of all time; the historical past of the Sundown Strip which set the stage for the forming of the band; and charts the incestuous, revolving door of particular person members and their early bands main into the unique “Urge for food For Destruction” lineup.

The second half of Season 1 meticulously narrates the transition from L.A. GUNS to the unique GUNS N’ ROSES after which to the “Urge for food” lineup, and offers an up-close and intimate portrait of the very first present of the well-known “Urge for food For Destruction” lineup, which incorporates Axl Rose, Slash, Izzy Stradlin, Duff McKagan and Steven Adler. New episodes shall be launched each different Wednesday beginning this week for the subsequent eight weeks.

The present is offered in audio-only format on all main podcast streaming platforms together with Spotify, Apple, Google, Audible, Amazon and immediately on “The First 50 Gigs” website online. The video model of the present that showcases never-before-seen audio and video from Marc‘s archive, together with bonus episodes, is offered through subscription on Spotify, and a premium subscription through Patreon that features early entry to the video model of every episode, together with entry to unique photograph galleries, merchandise giveaways and extra.

Marc‘s one-of-a-kind archive on the early days of GUNS N’ ROSES and the primary 50 gigs of the ‘Urge for food’ lineup of GUNS N’ ROSES is unprecedented,” says Porath. “Marc actually captured lightning in a bottle and the ability of these photos he and Jack Lue created will now be amplified by first-hand accounts by the individuals who had been there, giving audiences a real play-by-play unfolding of occasions.”

He continues: “By retelling this story in podcast kind, ‘The First 50 Gigs’ can take listeners deeper into tales, personalities and occasions and discover each side of this origin story that usually is left on the chopping room ground of a guide or documentary. Anybody world wide can instantly transport themselves again in time to the Nineteen Eighties Sundown Strip and observe the motion that led to one of many biggest rock n’ roll breakthrough tales of the last decade.”

Season one, half two episode lineup:

* Wednesday, June 1: (EP 07) Rob Gardner (unique drummer for GUNS N’ ROSES and L.A. GUNS)
* Wednesday, June 15: (EP 08) Marc Canter on the unique “Urge for food” lineup
* Wednesday, June 29: (EP 09) Danny Biral (tour supervisor on the very first present)
* Wednesday, July 13: (EP 10) Steven Adler
* Wednesday, July 27: (EP 11) Season 1 Recap

For extra data, go to

Photograph credit score: Jack Lue / “The First 50 Gigs: Weapons N’ Roses And The Making Of Urge for food For Destruction”

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Scroll to Top