News Segment


July 5, 2006

Hey guys… just wanted to let you know, that next Thursday (the 13th July), Bruce Dickinson returns to BBC Radio 2 for 6 weeks with the fifth series of “Masters Of Rock” at 21:00 UK time. Over the run of the 6 weeks, not only will he be playing classic rock from the likes of AC/DC, Heart, Black Crowes, Cheap Trick and Van Halen, to new bands like Lostprophets, AFI, Rye Coalition, Coheed And Cambria and Wolfmother to obscurities from the likes of Alcatrazz, Stryper, Loudness and others. There will also be exclusive new interviews from the the following:

13th July – Phill Collen of Def Leppard
20th July – Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top
27th July – Andy Cairns from Therapy?
03rd August – Adam Carey and Maynard Keenan from Tool
10th August – Tom Morello from Audioslave
17th August – Eddie Vedder, Jeff Ament and Matt Cameron from Pearl Jam

You can hear the show live in the UK on BBC Radio 2 88-91FM, or anywhere else worldwide via live streaming at, and you can listen to each show for a week via the Listen Again feature on the Radio 2 website.


Ian C, producer

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