Episode 173 - Scott Vogel (Terror)

In this episode I am joined by Scott Vogel (Terror). We discuss modern hardcore, Down to Nothing, Turnstile, DDP Yoga, airlines, Mike Vallely, getting banned El Paso, willing things to existence, Refused, nostalgia tours, Target's discriminatory, barricades, The Story So Far, and Death Row. 

 

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ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 172 - Zach Johnson (The Ghost Inside)

In this episode I am joined by Zach Johnson (The Ghost Inside). We discuss the band's tragic bus accident, their GoFundMe, Epitaph's generous gesture, the outcry of support, hospital food, the Bleeding Through reunion, piano mosh, his recovery, smoking, and the future of the band.

 

This episode is sponsored by:

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 171 - Dez Fafara (DevilDriver & Coal Chamber)

In this episode I am joined by Dez Fafara (DevilDriver & Coal Chamber). We discuss dogs, door to door salesman, the new DevilDriver record 'Trust No One', working with Neil Tiemann, reuniting with Coal Chamber, the upcoming Hatebreed/Coal Chamber tour, Slipknot, record labels, Born of the Storm, Mark Morton, Sharon Osbourne, and Ozzfest.

 

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ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 170 - Dave Ellefson (Megadeth)

In this episode I am joined by Dave Ellefson (Megadeth). We discuss Megadeth, Dystopia, visiting Berklee School of Music, Kiko Louriero, his label 'Ellefson Music Productions', F5, and Doc McGhee.

 

This episode features Beyond Death by Krucifix.

 

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ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

 

Krucifix's self titled EP is coming out April 15th via Metal Rising Records and you can pre-order it now on Bandcamp at krucifix.bandcamp.comWhen you pre-order the EP, you receive the first song, titled "Leviathan", for free. The EP features the bone crushing bass tracks of special guest Nick Forkel from Turbid North. Check them out at Facebook at facebook.com/KrucifixBand

Episode 169 - Frankie Kazarian

In this episode I am joined by Frankie Kazarian. We discuss Belgium, Donald Trump, wrestling, Japan, Ring of Honor, Mike V, and entrance songs.

 

This episode is sponsored by:

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 168 - Michael Chandler

In this episode I am joined by Michael Chandler. We discuss Bellator, Conor McGregor, Frank Muir, country music, Sheryl Crow, UFC and St. Louis.

 

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ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 167 - Jacob Bannon (Converge)

In this episode I am joined by Jacob Bannon (Converge). We discuss his label 'Deathwish Inc', their new distribution deal, Megaforce, Crowbar, Metalblade, publishing, click bait, metalcore, Suicidal Tendencies, social media, and Bernie Sanders.

 

This episode is sponsored by:

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 166 - Brian Slagel (Founder of Metalblade Records)

In this episode I am joined by Brian Slagel (Founder of Metalblade Records). We discuss vinyl, Candiria, Guns N' Roses, Motley Crue, Metallica, Armored Saint, Metalblade, Chris Santos, Goo Goo Dolls, publishing, TV, As I Lay Dying, King Diamond, Mercyful Fate, Ghost, Spotify, Cannibal Corpse, and lead times in releasing records.

 

This episode features Eyes Alive by Turbid North.

 

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This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 165 - Ben Bruce (Asking Alexandria)

In this episode I am joined by Ben Bruce (Asking Alexandria). We discuss the search for Asking Alexandria's new singer, Sumerian Records, New Jersey, Danny Worsnop, radio, Kanye West, Scorpions, Robb Flynn, UFOs, programmed drums, backing tracks, and Ash Avildsen. 

 

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This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 164 - Blasko

In this episode I am joined by Blasko. We discuss Lita Ford, Clutch, distribution exclusives, ads, Slayer's Scion collaboration, hair metal cruises, success in the music industry, Bandcamp, changing of the guard, Steel Panther, Zakk Sabbath, Ozzfest, and when bands shouldn't play new songs.

 

This episode features Breathing Lightening by Anthrax.

 

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ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

 

This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

This episode is brought to you by Megaforce Records. Anthrax's new record For All Kings is in stores 2/26. They are celebrating their 35th year as a band and are better than ever! As Scott Ian says, "This is the most metal record we have made in a long time." This is Anthrax's first record with former Shadows Fall guitarist, John Donais. The record has received 9 out of 10 reviews from Metal HammerHorns Up Rock, and Distortion magazine. The band just completed a North American tour with Lamb of God. They will be doing a South America tour March through June with Iron Maiden. This album is available on CDVinyl, and digital outlets everywhere (including iTunes).

Episode 163 - Mike Schleibaum (Darkest Hour)

In this episode I am joined by Mike Schleibaum (Darkest Hour). We talk about Darkest Hour's Indiegogo campaign, the role of labels, the possibility of Devin Townsend producing the record, Victory Records, the Big Short, rerecords, At the Gates, Shadows Fall, the value of independence, and Guns N' Roses.

 

This episode features Evil Twin by Anthrax.

 

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ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

 

This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

This episode is brought to you by Megaforce Records. Anthrax's new record For All Kings is in stores 2/26. They are celebrating their 35th year as a band and are better than ever! As Scott Ian says, "This is the most metal record we have made in a long time." This is Anthrax's first record with former Shadows Fall guitarist, John Donais. The record has received 9 out of 10 reviews from Metal Hammer, Horns Up Rock, and Distortion magazine. The band just completed a North American tour with Lamb of God. They will be doing a South America tour March through June with Iron Maiden. This album is available on CD, Vinyl, and digital outlets everywhere (including iTunes).

Episode 162 - Kirk Windstein (Crowbar)

In this episode I am joined by Kirk Windstein (Crowbar). We discuss Crowbar's upcoming record, Crowbar's legacy, Phil Anselmo, legacy metal bands, and gear.

 

This episode features Trail of Triumph by Full Blown Chaos.

 

This episode is sponsored by:

 

This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 161 - Warrel Dane (Sanctuary & ex-Nevermore)

In this episode I am joined by Warrel Dane. We discuss Brazil, drinking, Deadpool, nostalgia, meeting Dave Mustaine, Century Media, Jeff Loomis, Blaze Bailey, Greece, ghosts and a Nevermore reunion.

 

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This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 160 - Ralph Sutton

In this episode I am joined by Ralph Sutton. We discuss the SDR podcast, CBGBs, live podcasts, radio, the pool pit, internet haters and tattoos.

 

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This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 159 - Jared Dines

In this episode I am joined by Jared Dines. We discuss making a living on YouTube, endorsements, audience retention, let's play videos, PewDiePie, Vine, and gear.

 

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This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

Episode 158 - Gus G (Ozzy Osbourne & Firewind)

In this episode I am joined by Gus G (Ozzy Osbourne & Firewind). We discuss his solo record, programmed drums, his deal with EOne, Greece, Firewind, Motley Crue, Play with Ozzy, Ozzfest, festivals, and Gus' Shredder Mt. Rushmore.

 

This episode features The House (That Fear Built) by Toothgrinder.

 

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This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

 

This episode is brought to you by Spinefarm Records. Asbury Park, NJ’s Toothgrinder are primed to unleash their debut album Nocturnal MasqueradeThe album drops January 29th and includes guest vocals from Periphery’s Spencer Sotelo. 12 tracks of Schizophrenia, aggressiveness and technical wizardry.

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Episode 157 - Tommy Victor (Prong)

In this episode I am joined by Tommy Victor (Prong). We discuss Prong, X No Absolutes, Seasons of Mist, Michael Bolton, Danzig, and Phil Anselmo's sieg heil. 

 

This episode is sponsored by:

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.

 

This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

Episode 156 - Jim Breuer

In this episode I am joined by Jim Breuer. We discuss people's obsession with old material, funyuns, doing metal impersonations, Iron Maiden, Pantera, touring, Half Baked, Dave Chappelle, Eddie Murphy, conspiracy theories, Jesse Ventura, christianity, and fate.

 

This episode is sponsored by:

 

This episode is brought to you by my friends at REBEL8. You guys might have seen me wearing their stuff before on stage and in my videos because I’m personally a big fan of the brand. REBEL8 makes the best clothing. From tees, hoodies, jackets, flannels, pants, shorts, hats, socks, and a ton of other kool shit. They also have an entire collection for the ladies that’s equally awesome. Check out REBEL8.com and use the discount code JASTA to get 15% off your entire order.

 

ACS is the combat sports division of Adidas Sports Performance. They produce combat sports apparel, equipment, and accessories for all you Jiu Jitsu nerds, face punching fanatics, equipment, and all around matt rats. Go to www.acsgear.com and use the offer code 'Jasta' for 20% off.