The Rhino Podcast

The Rhino Podcast
The official Rhino Podcast, featuring deep dives into classic artists and albums, interviews with your favorite musicians, and lots of juicy behind-the-scenes stories about your favorite music. Plus, updates and music news, with new episodes bi-weekly. Subscribe now to make sure you don’t miss out!
The iconic Sam Moore of Sam & Dave!
Apr 9 • 38 min
The legendary Sam Moore joins Dennis & Rich with stories for days – you’ll love this one, folks!
Aretha Franklin’s AMAZING GRACE with David Nathan
Mar 26 • 30 min
Soul music historian and archivist David Nathan takes us on a deep dive into Aretha Franklin’s legendary AMAZING GRACE album.
Alphaville and FOREVER YOUNG
Mar 11 • 23 min
Marian Gold and Bernhard Lloyd from Alphaville join us to talk about the new Super Deluxe Edition of FOREVER YOUNG
Tommy James
Feb 25 • 43 min
Hitmaker Tommy James joins us to discuss his 50 years in the music business and his upcoming new album.
Linda Ronstadt Pt. 2 – more of our exclusive new interview!
Feb 12 • 25 min
The amazing Linda Ronstadt joins us to talk about how her career began and how she picked songs to record.
Linda Ronstadt Pt. 1 – Exclusive new interview!
Jan 28
The amazing Linda Ronstadt joins us to talk about her career and her new album, LIVE IN HOLLYWOOD.
Rod Stewart’s BLONDES HAVE MORE FUN 40 years later with Carmine Appice
Jan 15 • 33 min
Legendary drummer Carmine Appice joins us to talk about his career, working with Rod Stewart and co-writing “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy”.
Nile Rodgers and CHIC
Nov 13, 2018 • 37 min
The legendary Nile Rodgers joins us to talk about CHIC, his production work and his early start in the music business.
David Bowie – Re-imagining NEVER LET ME DOWN with Mario McNulty
Oct 31, 2018 • 43 min
Bowie producer/engineer Mario McNulty joins us to discuss the new box set LOVING THE ALIEN (1983-1988) and the brand new production of the 1987 album NEVER LET ME DOWN.
The Monkees Christmas Party with Micky & Mike
Oct 16, 2018 • 42 min
Micky Dolenz and Michael Nesmith join John to talk about touring together and the new Christmas album!
Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason
Oct 2, 2018 • 29 min
Legendary Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason joins Dennis & Rich to discuss his new collection, UNATTENDED LUGGAGE
The Doors – WAITING FOR THE SUN 50th Anniversary
Sep 18, 2018 • 28 min
Celebrating The Doors’ WAITING FOR THE SUN as Dennis & Rich take a deep dive with Jac Holzman and album Engineer Bruce Botnick.
Talking Twisted Sister with founding member and guitarist Jay Jay French
Sep 4, 2018 • 29 min
Twisted Sister guitarist and founding member Jay Jay French joins Dennis & Rich for behind the scenes insights into the classic metal milestone You Can’t Stop Rock ’n’ Roll.
Chicago Part 2 – Talking Chicago’s live shows with the band!
Aug 22, 2018 • 40 min
Legendary Chicago band members Robert Lamm, Lee Loughnane and James Pankow join Dennis & Rich for behind the scenes insights into their amazing live shows.
Chicago – Talking CHICAGO II with the band!
Aug 8, 2018 • 38 min
Legendary Chicago band members Robert Lamm, Lee Loughnane and James Pankow join Dennis & Rich for a deep dive into their classic second album.
Otis Redding – (Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay with Steve Cropper
Jul 25, 2018 • 33 min
The legendary Stax guitarist and producer Steve Cropper joins Dennis & Rich to discuss the impact of Otis Redding and the creation of the classic “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay.”
Graham Nash – Over The Years
Jul 10, 2018 • 32 min
The legendary Graham Nash joins Dennis & Rich to discuss his entire career, from The Hollies, to Cosby, Stills & Nash and his new collection, “Over The Years”.
Love “Forever Changes” with Jac Holzman and Bruce Botnick
Jun 27, 2018 • 37 min
Producer and Engineer Bruce Botnick and Elektra Records founder Jac Holzman join Dennis & Rich to discuss Arthur Lee and Love’s landmark rock classic.
Aretha Franklin orchestrated, plus Book of Love’s Ted Ottaviano
Jun 12, 2018 • 36 min
Dennis & Rich chat with the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s James Williams about the making of A BRAND NEW ME, the new Aretha Franklin album of orchestral re-imaginings of classic tracks. Plus, John Hughes chats with Book of Love keyboardist Ted Ottaviano…
Ronnie Montrose – 10x10
May 29, 2018 • 29 min
Styx and Bad English bassist Ricky Phillips joins Rich & Dennis to talk about legendary rock guitarist Ronnie Montrose and his final project, 10x10.
The Monkees
May 14, 2018 • 28 min
On this edition of THE RHINO PODCAST, host Dennis is in the booth with the one and only Micky Dolenz and Monkees reissue producer Andrew Sandoval to talk playing concerts in supermarket parking lots, Don Kirshner, JC Penney, long hair, Look Magazine, and…
The Smiths/ The Queen Is Dead
Apr 30, 2018 • 22 min
Join Dennis & Rich as they discuss The Smiths’ high point with Sweet & Tender Hooligans lead singer Jose Maldonado.
The Cars
Apr 17, 2018 • 24 min
On this week’s episode of THE RHINO PODCAST, we talk about the remastered and expanded editions of The Cars’ CANDY-O and PANORAMA albums. Compilation Producer John Hughes goes deep with Ric Ocasek to find out why the two albums are so disparate in sound,…
Gene Simmons: The Vault Experience
Apr 3, 2018 • 34 min
You wanted the best and you got the best! Host Dennis goes one-on-one with the man, the myth, the legend - Gene Simmons - for a closer look at THE VAULT, Gene’s mammoth limited-edition career-retrospective boxed set.
RAMONES “ROCKET TO RUSSIA” with guest Ed Stasium
Mar 21, 2018 • 26 min
Hosts Dennis and Rich talk with engineer and producer Ed Stasium about the making of the Ramones’ landmark third album, ROCKET TO RUSSIA, and his contributions to the recent 40th Anniversary Edition of the punk classic. We also explore the set’s bonus…