The Ron Keel Podcast

Ron Keel

Hosted by million-selling rocker Ron Keel, the Metal Cowboy. Compelling exclusive interviews with celebrities, authors and entertainment industry insiders. - See for privacy and opt-out information.

All Episodes

Night Ranger's Jack Blades and journeyman vocalist/musician/songwriter John Corabi join me for the uncut versions of our recent radio interviews. See for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 24

32 min 59 sec

Geoff Tate, Jack Russell and I...road mates for decades, reunited on the podcast for a couple of exclusive uncut conversations. See for privacy and opt-out information.

May 5

43 min 26 sec

One year ago, Pretty Maids vocalist Ronnie Atkins was diagnosed with incurable Stage 4 cancer. Instead of backing down, he accepted the challenge of writing and recording what I feel is the best work of his life. In this compelling and inspiring interview, he tell the story behind it - as always, unedited and uncensored on the Ron Keel Podcast, Thanks for listening. See for privacy and opt-out information.

Mar 29

21 min 28 sec

Uncensored interviews with label mates Rick Ruhl (EMN/Every Mother's Nightmare) and PJ Farley. Catch EMN with Ron Keel Band May 28th at the Smokin' Country Saloon Bike Rally in Bloomville, Ohio - and support these artists at See for privacy and opt-out information.


Feb 26

35 min 54 sec

On February 3rd 2021, the anniversary of the tragic plane crash that claimed the lives of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper, I speak to Don McLean, the man behind "American Pie," the song that immortalized "the day the music died" for generations of music fans. See for privacy and opt-out information.

Feb 3

21 min

This week's #RonKeelPodcast is brought to you by Retro Active in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina! My "Modern Day Guitar Heroes" series of interviews continues this week with two of the very best - both of these guys are good friends, super nice guys, talented and hard working, and they both have GREAT new albums to talk about. Doug Aldrich & The Dead Daisies have just released "Holy Ground," and Joel Hoekstra's 13 delivered "Running Games," sure to be two of the most talked-about melodic rock albums of 2021. We discuss all that and more on this week's epic edition of the Ron Keel Podcast. See for privacy and opt-out information.


Jan 26

53 min 4 sec

Recent interviews with Reb Beach (Whitesnake/Winger) and Damon Johnson (solo artist + Thin Lizzy, Black Star Riders, Alice Cooper) See for privacy and opt-out information.

Jan 12

32 min 57 sec

A sample of 2020 interview highlights featuring Vivian Campbell, Chip from Enuff Znuff, Don Dokken, David Reece, Freddie Salem (Outlaws), bestselling author Robert Duncan, Jeff Carlson from Jeff Carlson Band, and my take on the impact of Covid-19 on the entertainment industry. Not all doom & gloom - there is some very positive discussion about music and history that fans of all styles will enjoy. See for privacy and opt-out information.


Dec 2020

37 min 57 sec

Totally unedited interviews with Tesla's Brian Wheat, promoting his new book "Son Of A Milkman: My Crazy Life With Tesla" - and legendary Grand Funk frontman Mark Farner sharing his #RockNRollSoul and promoting his new live DVD "From Chile With Love." See for privacy and opt-out information.


Dec 2020

36 min 43 sec

Two of the greatest singers and coolest guys in the business - Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple, Dead Daisies, Black Sabbath, solo artist & much more) and Jeff Scott Soto (Sons Of Apollo, solo artist, Journey, W.E.T. & much more). The podcast features the complete unedited/uncensored interviews, from the time the phone rings until we hang up - everything you heard on the radio show, and everything you didn't hear. See for privacy and opt-out information.


Dec 2020

33 min 19 sec

An exclusive interview with one of the top concert promoters in history - Danny Zelisko talks about his new book "ALL EXCESS: Occupation Concert Promoter," his five-decade history in the entertainment industry, and the future of live concert events. See for privacy and opt-out information.

Dec 2020

38 min 23 sec