November 09, 2018

06- Youri Raymond (Ex-Cryptopsy & Unhuman)

A conversation about being recently released from prison and how that has affected his life, how he came to write his very first love song, the local Quebec beer scene, his time with Cryptopsy and his therapeutic experience at a local nudist convention. Throughout this episode we drank a NEIPA at St-Houblon on St-Denis street in Montreal.

November 07, 2018

05- Paul Ablaze (Blackguard & Ages)

A conversation about how he discovered metal music in a Christian youth group, his life with an identical twin brother, his quest to enhance his vocals through different vocal mentors and why he thinks Blackguard is now on a semi-permanent hiatus. Throughout this episode we enjoyed Les Trois Mousquetaires Sour Citra beer.

October 31, 2018

04- Gore (Erimha)

A conversation about growing up as a goth in a small town, his transition towards Black Metal, his opinion of what Black Metal is and what he thinks about the Antifa movement. Beers we tasted IXPL from Maltstrom Russian Imperial Stout from Dunham

October 29, 2018

03- Pétrick Martin (Brouepub Le Fermentor & Reanimator)

A conversation about the challenges of opening your own brewpub, the bars and beers which inspired him to open his own pub and a whole bunch of hilarious drunken tour stories!

October 26, 2018

02- Christian Donaldson (Cryptopsy & The Grid)

A conversation about his never ending search for the perfect guitar tone, the challenges of owning and running his own studio and his opinion about the new Cryptopsy EP The Book of Suffering - Tome II. Beers tasted: IPA from Les trois Mousquetaires Brasseurs 48th Parallel Framboise Rustique a collaborative beer from Barsserie Harricana & Microbrasserie Riverbend

October 25, 2018

01- Danny Marino (The Agonist)

A conversation about the local Quebec craft beer scene, growing up in a family of musicians, getting signed to a major label at an early age and if The Agonist would ever tour with Arch Enemy. Beers we tasted: Farmhouse Citra from Brasserie Milles Iles Assemblage from the Microbrasserie du Lac St-Jean

October 21, 2018

Introduction to Vox&Hops

I'm Matt McGachy, the vocalist from the extreme metal band Cryptopsy and I'm proud to present my new podcast. Vox&Hops is a series of in depth conversations with metal musicians about their lives, music and craft beer.