The Bicameral Headbanger Glen Langston Tribute (1 August 2016)

This past week, I was contacted by one of our loyal listeners (actually Jon, the second-most loyal listener of the four) who told me the story of one Mr. Glen Langston, a fine friend of his who recently passed away. He tells me that Glen was a fan of the great Ronnie James Dio, Iron Maiden, and heavy metal in general, and that he would like to dedicate a song to this fine departed friend.

I said hell, any fan of Dio is a friend of mine, and I was going to play a bunch of songs about dead people turning into zombies and mummies and the devil anyway, so tonight’s whole damn episode of The Bicameral Headbanger was hereby dedicated to the memory of Glen Langston as well as all headbanging friends and loved ones recently departed. Gone but not forgotten goddammit

Playlist:

Saint Vitus – “Born Too Late”

Candlemass – “Samarithan”

Samael – “Into The Pentagram”

Metallica – “Orion” (anything pre-Lars-Ulrich-dental-caps is acceptable on this show)

Iron Maiden – “The Clairvoyant” (srsly what’s up with this peeing guy)

Dio – “Straight Through The Heart” (because fuck yeah) (music @ 1:15)

Mercyful Fate – “Black Funeral”

Carcass – “Reek of Putrefaction”

Nile – “The Blessed Dead”

Immolation – “Put My Hand In The Fire”

Obituary – “Body Bag”

Cryptopsy – “Dead and Dripping”

Mortician – “Deranged Insanity” and “Three On A Meathook”

Grave – “Into The Grave”

Black Sabbath – “Hole In The Sky”

Judas Priest – “Beyond the Realms of Death”

Helloween – “Halloween” (does not make literal sense and was therefore designated appropriate) (also some genius made a legit video for the entire 13-minute song awesome)

HIM – “Don’t Fear the Reaper”

Every Monday, 9-11 PM, on WOZO-LP 103.9 FM Knoxville Community Radio and wozoradio.com/listen