Episode 151 is LIVE! A Conversation with Koyo (Joey Chiaramonte and Harold Griffin)

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Jan. 30, 2023

Ep 151: A Conversation with Koyo (Joey Chiaramonte and Harold Griffin)

In episode 151 of the pod, we are joined by Joey Chiaramonte (Vocals) and Harold Griffin (Guitar) of the band Koyo. We chat their musical come up, how they were influenced by the great bands all around them in Long …

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Jan. 23, 2023

Ep 150: Forgotten Songs Pt. II (U2, Seal, CIV)

In episode 150(!) of the podcast we bring back an old favorite: the forgotten song! We attempt to stump each other with songs we feel were overlooked, under appreciated, or forgotten altogether. Songs from soundtracks, car co...

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Jan. 16, 2023

Ep 149: Pod To The Future! What does the future hold for AI in music,…

In episode 149 of the podcast, we take a trip to 2033. We attempt to predict where the music industry will be under three major pillars: Artificial Intelligence, Venues, and Collectibles. What does the emergence of AI musicia...

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Jan. 13, 2023

In Real Time: Foo Fighters Are Back…What’s Next?

In today’s ‘In Real Time’ we react to the news that Foo Fighters are playing Bonnaroo, Boston Calling and Sonic Temple this spring. What does this mean for the band going forward? More shows? New music? We tackle it all. …

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Jan. 9, 2023

Ep 148: The Anticipation! 2023 Edition (Slipknot, John Frusciante, Ne…

In episode 148 of the podcast, we bring some of our most anticipated storylines for 2023 to the table. New albums from bands like Koyo, As Friends Rust, Slipknot? Sign us up. Checking out new bands and scenes live? All …

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Jan. 2, 2023

Ep 147: 20 Years of Thrice’s ‘The Artist In The Ambulance’ w/Producer…

In episode 147 of the podcast, we’re joined by legendary producer, and front man of Be Well and Battery, Brian McTernan. Brian has produced many great records over his career, but today we’re focused on just one - Thrice’s ‘T...

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Dec. 26, 2022

Ep 146: Our Best Of 2022 (The Weeknd, The Wonder Years, Nas, and more…

In episode 146 of the podcast, we dig into our favorite music releases of 2022. We give a few honorable mention albums/EP’s (spoiler, we’re featured on one of them!), then we dive into our top 5 records of the year. …

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Dec. 19, 2022

Ep 145: A Conversation with Jeremy Saffer (Photographer and Visual Cr…

In episode 145, we speak with legendary metal photographer Jeremy Saffer. We met Jeremy this summer at Tattoo the Earth, watching him take photos of all the bands coming through the festival. We talk Jeremy’s come up, his ear...

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Dec. 12, 2022

Ep 144: A Conversation with Jeffery and Cody of Sunsleeper

In episode 144 of the podcast, we’re joined by Jeffery Mudgett (vocals/guitar) and Cody Capener (guitar) of the band Sunsleeper. We talk their formation, Cody joining the band, signing with Rude Records, and working with Bret...

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Dec. 9, 2022

In Real Time: The Return of the Almighty Pantera

Pantera is back! Playing shows again with Charlie Benante and Zakk Wylde this past week, and we have thoughts. Take a listen and see where we stand! Did you catch any of the videos? Are you excited for this “reunion” …

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Dec. 5, 2022

Ep 143: Woodstock ‘99, From the Source (ft. Rob)

In Episode 143 of the pod, Rob (Ep 17, 96, 132) rejoins us to talk about Woodstock ‘99. Both our very own Nate and he attended the now infamous festival, and have some crazy stories to share with the world. …

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Dec. 2, 2022

Podioslave - In Real Time: Metallica…Are They Back?!

Metallica is back with a new single, album announcement, and world tour. We discuss the new song, tour, and Metallica’s uncanny ability to always be part of the conversation. Check us out here: Web: www.podioslave.com IG: @po...

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Nov. 28, 2022

Ep 142: A Conversation with Justin Foley (Lybica, Killswitch Engage, …

In Episode 142 of the podcast, we welcome on Justin Foley, guitarist in the new band Lybica as well as drummer for Killswitch Engage/Blood Has Been Shed. We talk Lybica’s killer new album, Justin’s switching from playing drum...

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Nov. 25, 2022

Podioslave - In Real Time: Is It Time to Break Up Ticketmaster?

Today’s ‘In Real Time’ is all about Ticketmaster/Live Nation, their stranglehold on the live music ticketing game, and how we feel about it currently. Is it time to break them up finally? What would the live music landscape l...

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Nov. 21, 2022

Ep 141 - Give Us One More Album (Outkast, Jurassic 5, Silverchair, an…

In this episode, we’re taking a look at bands/artists that we think called it quits too soon - and asking them for one more album. Hip Hop Heroes Outkast and J5? Give us one more. Aussie post grunge rockers Silverchair? …

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Nov. 18, 2022

Podioslave - In Real Time: You Think I Give A Damn About A Grammy? (M…

In today’s ‘In Real Time’ we discuss the recent Grammy nominations. There were some surprises (Turnstile x3, Muse is metal?) and some stuff that felt…..rigged? Check it out! Check us out here: Web: www.podioslave.com IG: @pod...

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Nov. 14, 2022

Ep 140 - Last Track Magic: The Album Closers Episode (Tool, Finch, Fo…

In Ep 140 of the podcast, we’re looking for some of that Last Track Magic. Songs that close out albums with a bang. Songs where the only place on the record they could live is at the end. It was …

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Nov. 11, 2022

Podioslave - In Real Time: Braving the “Sick New World”

Today’s ‘In Real Time’ is all about the new festival, ‘Sick New World’ coming to Las Vegas in May of 2023. We react to the bands, the concert flyer, how the rollout resembles ‘When We Were Young’ and more. Are …

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Nov. 7, 2022

Ep 139: Spose Returns to talk Rage Against the Machine, and the econo…

In Episode 139 of the podcast, rapper, artist and King of Maine, Spose rejoins the pod (Eps 29, 82+83). We dig into the changing landscape surrounding touring, especially as an indie musician, in 2022. Lots of things changed ...

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Nov. 4, 2022

Podioslave - In Real Time: Taylor Swift Setting Records

Introducing ‘Podioslave - In Real Time’. Sometimes a topic comes along that we want to comment on in the moment. So rather than wait to shoehorn it into an episode, we decided to crack open the mics and record….IN REAL …

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Oct. 31, 2022

Ep 138: Ranking the Slipknot Catalog ft. Ryan Sinn of The Distillers

In Episode 138 of the podcast, we’re joined by Ryan Sinn, bassist of The Distillers, and former Podioslave guest (Ep 66, 100). We got ambitious with this one and attempt to do the impossible: rank the 7 studio albums from …

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Oct. 24, 2022

Ep 137: A Conversation With Ryan ‘Tuck’ O’Leary of Fit For A King

In this episode, we’re joined by Tuck O’Leary, bassist of Fit For A King. We talk FFAK’s new album ‘The Hell We Create’ dropping 10/28/22, their tour supporting I Prevail and Pierce the Veil, as well as being an advocate …

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Oct. 17, 2022

Ep 136: The Unique Covers Episode (Johnny Cash, Chris Cornell, Dustin…

In episode 136, we’re talking cover songs. Not just any cover songs though…..ones with a story, ones that are interesting. In a word - Unique. We also kick off the episode with a conversation about Tom Delonge rejoining Mark ...

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Oct. 10, 2022

Ep 135: Greg Bergdorf Returns to talk MFZB, Zebrahead, and much more.

In Ep 135, Greg Bergdorf joins us once again, making him the first 5 time guest in Podioslave history. It’s always an awesome time talking with Greg, and this conversation is no exception! Our focus in this episode is Zebrahe...

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Oct. 3, 2022

Ep 134: 20 Years of Queens of the Stone Age - ‘Songs For The Deaf’

In Ep 134 we deep dive Queens of the Stone Age’s ‘Songs For The Deaf’. Celebrating 20 years of this masterpiece, with its desert vibes, twists and turns, and legends contributing everywhere (Dave Grohl, Mark Lanegan…the list ...

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Sept. 26, 2022

Ep 133: Summer Set List (Jack White, Sheryl Crow, Third Eye Blind, an…

In episode 133 of the podcast, we take a look back on the shows and experiences we had with music over the summer. From coast to coast, we caught different concerts in San Diego, Massachusetts, and the middle of nowhere …

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Sept. 19, 2022

Ep 132: Perfect Songs Pt. 2, feat. Rob (Don Henley, Smashing Pumpkins…

In Ep 132 of the pod, we bring back the Perfect Songs segment, as well as special guest Rob (Ep 17, 96). We take turns offering songs that are, in our eyes, perfect. What makes a perfect song for you? …

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Sept. 12, 2022

Ep 131: A Conversation with Chad Benekos - (hed) p.e. founding member…

In Episode 131 of the podcast, we’re joined by Chad Benekos, founding member and original rhythm guitarist of the band (hed) p.e., to talk 25 years of the band’s debut self-titled album. This album was a genre-bending masterp...

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Sept. 5, 2022

Podioslave Tattoos the Earth: LIVE From the Fest! (Chris Beattie/Hate…

We had a blast at the Tattoo the Earth resurrection in Worcester on 8/27/22, rubbing elbows backstage with numerous folks and catching up with old ‘friends of the pod’ alike. We were fortunate enough to talk with musicians, t...

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Aug. 29, 2022

Podioslave Tattoos the Earth: The Lost Tapes (With stories from Sepul…

Today we’re dusting off some of the extra stories we got throughout doing our series on Tattoo The Earth. This episode is completely new content from our previous guests from episodes 1-5. New stories from Derrick Green of Se...

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Aug. 22, 2022

Tattoo the Earth Ep 5: The Lajon Witherspoon of Sevendust Interview

In Episode 5 of “Podioslave Tattoos the Earth” we’re joined by Lajon Witherspoon of Sevendust. We take a look back at Sevendust playing Warped Tour into Woodstock ‘99 into….you guessed it, Tattoo the Earth. We also talk about...

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Aug. 15, 2022

Tattoo the Earth Ep 4: The Anthrax Interview w/Scott Ian and Frank Be…

In Episode 4 of “Podioslave Tattoos the Earth” we’re joined by the one, the only, ANTHRAX. Scott Ian and Frank Bello of the legendary thrash metal band joined us to talk 40 years of Anthrax, getting back to touring, the …

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Aug. 8, 2022

Tattoo the Earth Ep 3: Past and Present w/Shannon Larkin (Amen/Godsma…

In Ep 3 of Podioslave Tattoos the Earth, we talk with two legends in the game, Shannon Larkin (Amen, Godsmack) and Brian Fair (Overcast, Shadows Fall). Shannon gives us some insight into the 2000 tour, being involved in a bun...

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Aug. 1, 2022

Tattoo The Earth Ep 2: The First Crusade w/Derrick Green of Sepultura…

In Episode 2 of Podioslave Tattoos the Earth, we get the perspective from a couple bands that were on the 2000 tour: Sepultura and The Workhorse Movement. Derrick Green of Sepultura joins us to chat about joining the band bef...

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July 25, 2022

Tattoo The Earth Ep 1: Tales from the Road (2000)

Here it is, Episode 1 of Podioslave Tattoos the Earth! To kick things off, we invite some friends to talk about where it all started: the original Tattoo the Earth Tour back in 2000. We’re joined by Scott Alderman (TTE …

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July 20, 2022

Episode 123: Announcing “Podioslave Tattoos the Earth” + State of the…

In our 123rd episode, we’re pleased and excited to announce a very ambitious podcast series we are launching next week, “Podioslave Tattoos the Earth”. We’ve teamed up with Tattoo the Earth founder and creator Scott Alderman ...

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July 11, 2022

Episode 122: Tiger Beat for Misfits

In our 122nd episode, we’re back in person for the first time since episode 76, nearly a year ago. Coming to you live from an undisclosed location in Maine, we dig back into Nate’s abundant nerdery storage. Similar to episode...

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July 4, 2022

Episode 121: A Conversation with Blothar the Berserker of GWAR

In our 121st episode, we’re joined by the one and only Blothar the Berserker — vocalist of metal legends GWAR. We cover everything from GWAR’s new album ‘The New Dark Ages,’ the impact Beavis & Butthead had on the band, …

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June 27, 2022

Episode 120: The Supergroups Episode

In our 120th episode, we dig into all things supergroups. Why do they form? Do they work? Are they ever a good idea? What classifies a band as a supergroup? Are the Foo Fighters the biggest active supergroup? So many …

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June 20, 2022

Episode 119: The Legacy of Green Day

In our 119th episode, we do just as the title suggests…discuss the legacy of Green Day. Are they the most important punk band…ever? Are they rock opera sellouts? Do they have another ‘American Idiot’ level album left in the t...

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June 13, 2022

Episode 118: Biopics - Podioslave Goes Hollywood! (Nas, Green Day, Al…

In our 118th episode, we discuss a different kind of nerdery - movies! We toss out different artists or bands that we want to see Hollywood give the biopic treatment. Would you want a cinematic story about Nas’ come up? …

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June 6, 2022

Episode 117: A Conversation with Jonah Matranga of Far/onelinedrawing

In our 117th episode, we’re joined by the one and only Jonah Matranga! Jonah is the vocal and guitar legend behind Far, onelinedrawing, Gratitude, New End Original, and many others. We cover damn near everything in this conve...

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May 30, 2022

Episode 116: 20 Year Album Anniversaries (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Emin…

In our 116th episode, we dig into 3 classic albums that turn 20 years old this year. Time travel back to 2002 with us. An era before streaming and a time when CDs still dominated. It was a massive year …

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May 23, 2022

Episode 115: A Conversation with Jesse Leach of Killswitch Engage/Tim…

In our 115th episode, we’re joined by the legendary Jesse Leach! Jesse is the vocal mastermind behind Killswitch Engage, Times of Grace, Seemless, The Weapon, and host of the Stoke the Fire Podcast. We talk 20 years of ‘Alive...

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May 16, 2022

Episode 114: New Music Roundup + 3 Nights With Pearl Jam (The Weeknd,…

In our 114th episode, the pod does something it hasn’t done in a while….check in on what we’re listening to currently. We’ve had a crazy 2022 so far, between all-time guests and looking back on some of our favorite records, …

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May 9, 2022

Episode 113: Anatomy of a Setlist

In our 113th episode, we dig into all things setlists. How long should a setlist be? What should a band open with? What’s a good mix of new and old material? Where should the biggest hit go? Should encores be …

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May 2, 2022

Episode 112: A Conversation with Out of Service

In our 112th episode, we’re joined by east coast indie rock band - Out of Service. Mike (Vocals), Teebs (Guitar), and Brian (Bass) come on the podcast to talk about the early days of the band, signing to Enjoy the …

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April 21, 2022

Episode 111: A Conversation with Sergio Vega of Quicksand/Former long…

In our 111th episode, we’re joined by the one and only Sergio Vega! Sergio is the the Bassist mastermind behind the Quicksand catalog, as well as being the Bassist extraordinaire for Deftones for the last 12+ years. We talk a...

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April 18, 2022

Episode 110: A Tour Recap with Casey Cavaliere of The Wonder Years (G…

In our 110th episode, we’re joined by Casey Cavaliere, Lead Guitarist of the The Wonder Years. Casey is a triple threat, in that he’s a guitarist, producer/engineer, and podcaster. With The Wonder Years having just completed ...

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April 11, 2022

Episode 109: A Conversation with Mike Hartsfield of Freewill/New Age …

In our 109th episode, we’re joined by Mike Hartsfield - Founder/Owner of New Age Records, Bassist of Freewill, Guitarist of Outspoken, and many other bands. We dive into Mike’s come up with music in the 80s, the formation of ...

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