Brian examines the talent and tumult of guitar virtuoso Michael Schenker and that showdown he had with EVH back in 1976.
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Songs used in this episode: Joan Osborne “One of Us”; Joe Meek “I Hear a New World”; Van Halen “On Fire” (Live at the Golden West Ballroom, 1976 – bootleg)
Van Halen Rising book: https://www.amazon.com/Van-Halen-Rising-Southern-California/dp/1770412638
1998 Japan UFO concert review: http://www.rbaraki.com/report4-2.htm
The Loudersound Schenker interview (2006): https://www.loudersound.com/features/michael-schenker-appetite-for-self-destruction
May 9, 1976 Van Halen bootleg: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQBma1ed068