Podcast

Top 10 Metal Albums 2019 with Oli Pinard (Cattle Decapitation & Cryptopsy)

Jan. 2, 2020

2019 was such a monumental year for extreme music that I had to do a year end wrap up episode with Oli Pinard the bassist of Cattle Decapitation & Cryptopsy. This interview was recorded at Le Saint-Bock Brasserie Artisanale, one of Montreal`s premier taprooms. Throughout this interview, we drank …

Top 10 Qc Breweries 2019 with Craig Thorn (BAOS Podcast)

Jan. 2, 2020

2019 was such a monumental year for the Quebec Microbrew scene that I had to do a year end wrap up collaborative episode with Craig Thorn of the BAOS Podcast! Get your tickets for this year’s Devastation On The Nation featuring Rotting Christ, Borknagar, Wolfheart, Abigail Williams, and Imperial T…

Donnie Hill (Tour Manager & Driver)

Dec. 26, 2019

A conversation about how he got into the industry, how he copes with being on the road 10-11 months a year, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, his scariest moments on tour, how he deals with delinquent promoters, what it is like being the Summer Slaughter TM & the future of Summer Slaughter. This i…

Drew Ross (New Level Brewing)

Dec. 23, 2019

A conversation about how he started brewing, why a metal themed brewery, how they test out new beers, the power of lactose, the Calgary craft beer scene, the benefits of friendly competition, a misstep brew he wishes he could take back, his brewer soundtrack, making beers with bands & hosting gigs …

Ian Bearer (Rings Of Saturn)

Dec. 19, 2019

A conversation about silence vs a loud touring environment, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, White Claws, a Rings of Saturn brew, his vocals, doing voices for movies, having Lucas Mann back on tour & if they will ever have a bassist. Throughout this episode we drank Brasseurs du Nord's Boreal du …

Jamie Morris (Henderson Brewing Co)

Dec. 16, 2019

A conversation about how we met, brewing craft beer with his father, how he started at Henderson Brewing, the Toronto craft beer scene, why metal & beer go together, listening to metal whilst brewing, finding inspiration & making beers with bands. Throughout this interview we drank Henderson Brewi…

Gabe Mangold (Enterprise Earth)

Dec. 12, 2019

A conversation about the soundtrack to his youth, a dream tour, his writing process, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, a Enterprise Earth craft beer, how he souped-up their tour van & living off grid in his tiny home. This interview was recorded at Le Saint-Bock Brasserie Artisanale, one of Montre…

Jason Stephenson (Juggernaut Brew Co)

Dec. 9, 2019

A conversation about how he became a brewer, how Juggernaut came to be, why they chose to make it vegan & gluten free, their artwork, where metal & beer meet, the Brewtality collaborative brews, a dream band to collaborate with & his go to style of beer. Throughout this episode we drank Juggernaut…

Sam Yates (Ingested)

Dec. 5, 2019

A conversation about the soundtrack to his youth, how he got into extreme music, his first concerts, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, his first experiences with alcohol, the secret to keeping an original lineup, doing the band full time, designing merchandise & his current playlist. This intervie…

Christopher Bowes (Alestorm)

Nov. 28, 2019

A conversation about being the party guy, the soundtrack to his youth, discovering his place in metal, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, his first experiences with alcohol, his vocals, climbing out of folk metal & the story behind the inflatable duck. Throughout this interview we drank Le Saint-Bo…

Ben Duerr (Shadow Of Intent & Hollow Prophet)

Nov. 28, 2019

A conversation about the soundtrack to his youth, when he started screaming, the evolution of his voice, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, recording vocals, his vocal influences, how much farther he can push his vocals & bands that deserve more attention.This interview was recorded at Le Saint-Bock…

Jordan James (Disentomb)

Nov. 21, 2019

A conversation about the pros & cons of being from Australia, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, his first experiences with beer, a Disentomb craft beer, the evolution of his voice, his day job, his biggest influencers & vocal tone vs. comprehension. This interview was recorded at Le Saint-Bock Bra…

Chris Noth (Sound Engineer & Tour Manager)

Nov. 21, 2019

A conversation about how he became a sound engineer, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, the consequences of mixing drunk, the soundtrack to his youth, his first big tour, dealing with delinquent promoters & his work with Hummus Records/Booking. Throughout this episode we drank Le Castor Brewing Com…

John Kevill (Warbringer)

Nov. 14, 2019

A conversation about the soundtrack to his youth, his metal evolution, the bands that inspired Warbringer, choosing not to drink whilst on tour, how he strives to be the best vocalist he can be, his lyrical process & a tour he would like to live again. Throughout this episode we drank Brasseurs du…

Dante Dalton (Alukah & Gloom)

Nov. 14, 2019

A conversation about recording with Chris Donaldson, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, the soundtrack to his youth, how he got into playing guitar, a crazy tour story, the consequences of being in two bands & how he finds replacement musicians. Throughout this episode we drank Brasseurs du Nord's …

Travis Werner (Visceral Disgorge)

Nov. 7, 2019

A conversation about their new album, how he writes lyrics, if he's a craft beer enthusiast, how he started screaming, the evolution of his voice, the soundtrack to his youth, the moment he is most proud of & his opinion of the SLAM Police. This interview was recorded at Le Saint-Bock Brasserie Ar…

Riley McShane (Allegaeon & Continuum)

Nov. 7, 2019

A conversation about the soundtrack to his youth, how he became a metal head, discovering his metal voice, how he writes lyrics, the Patreon fiasco, if he is a craft beer enthusiast, an Allegaeon beer & his other passion playing video games on twitch. This interview was recorded at Le Saint-Bock B…

Lord Worm (Cryptopsy & Rage Nucléaire)

Oct. 31, 2019

A conversation about where his voice came from, the origins Lord Worm, deciphering his lyrics, recording None So Vile, why he left the band back in the 90s, how he almost froze to death in 1986 & where his lyrical inspirations come from. This interview was recorded live in front of an audience at …