Iron City Rocks

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Episode 465: Dire Straits Legacy’s Alan Clark

In Episode 465 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Alan Clark (formerly of Dire Straits) to the show. Alan is currently touring with Dire Straits Legacy. Alan talks about how the band came together, the joy of playing the music again, his role in “Money For Nothing”, the end of Dire Straits and his forthcoming solo album, Backstory.

We also welcome from the Emmy-nominated series Cobra Kai, Dan Adhoot (Anoush) and Bret Ernst (Louie LaRusso) to the show to talk about their comedy tour, The Comedians of Cobra Kai. The guys talk about the the overwhelming popularity of the show, their individual podcasts, Dan’s new show on Food Network (Raid the Fridge), and much more.

Finally we welcome Damian Darlington of Brit Floyd. Brit Floyd’s 2020 tour was cust short after only a handful of shows. Damian talks about getting back out on the road, the difficulties of touring with an international band and the thrill of getting back on stage.