Talking Metal 675 Rock n Roll Doctor Mike Friedman

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On this episode of Talking Metal, Mark Strigl chats with clinical psychologist Dr. Mike.  Topics include Life Of Agony, Joey Z, Darryl McDaniels from RUN-DMC and Fragile Mortals, Nikki Sixx, the metal and hardcore community, depression, addiction and much more.

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  1. Anonymous June 27, 2017 10:15 pm 

    Fun listen. That was something a little different!

  2. Gerry July 2, 2017 5:18 pm 

    Just like the bugs bunny cartoon,music calms the savage beast

  3. Ryan July 12, 2017 5:32 pm 

    So great loved the podcast. Never too late to get into music. Thnks

  4. TalkingMetal July 19, 2017 4:31 pm 

    Cool Ryan. Thanks for listening.

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