JJ's Vinyl Madness Countdown #604

@JolietJake (51107)
United States
March 21, 2018 4:16am CST
The first time I ever heard these guys, I had no idea who they were. Neither did the disc jockey on the radio station I was listening to. A reel-to-reel copy of their latest album had been mailed to the station...but there weren't any notes saying who it was. So he was playing it hoping a listener would recognize it and let them know. It sounded like unreleased AC/DC (singer Bon Scott had died a few months previously). It ended up being this band (although not this album...this one came out a few years later). Krokus - One Vice At A Time
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@JohnRoberts (62867)
• Los Angeles, California
21 Mar
I am sure I have heard the band name Krokus from the past.
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@JolietJake (51107)
• United States
21 Mar
They've had a few popular tunes, I saw them open for Hagar back in '84
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• United States
21 Mar
krokus was a good band for the most part..but man,you could drive a cab through the lead singer's tooth gap.
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@teamfreak16 (41354)
• Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 May
@FourWalls (15174)
• United States
21 Mar
I can hear the Bon Scott influence quite easily.
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@teamfreak16 (41354)
• Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 May
Yes!!! Saw them at Red Rocks, in the middle of a lineup with Twisted Sister and Blackfoot. They stole the night. Yes, over Blackfoot. And Rick Medlock was on fire that night. I love these guys.
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@Mavic123456 (14372)
• Thailand
21 Mar
are you somehow a disc-jokey yourself?
@JolietJake (51107)
• United States
21 Mar
I was years ago, I just have an extensive vinyl collection
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@Mavic123456 (14372)
• Thailand
21 Mar
@JolietJake ahhh vinyl means the records in the discs? oh I see.... we have a lot of those when we were younger now we don't have them anymore. but yeah such good collections.
@FourWalls (15174)
• United States
21 Mar
@JolietJake -- I see They Only Come Out At Night sitting out.....
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@Jessabuma (33192)
• Baguio, Philippines
21 Mar
Well it's my first time hearing the band's name.