Episode 126 - Matt Heafy (Trivium)

In this episode I am joined by Matt Heafy (Trivium). We discuss records coming out on Fridays, metalcore, Silence in the Snow, diversity in touring, marketing in music, Volbeat, his warmup regiment, Jiu Jitsu, Dio, the hard toll of partying, Iron Maiden, pop punk, the lyric police, black metal, Deathspell Omega, Emperor, Ihsahn, the Blind Leading the Blind, and modern art.

 

This episode features Silence in the Snow by TriviumSaltwound by Fit For an Autopsy, and Raise the Sun by Anciients.

 

This episode is sponsored by:

 

Trivium’s 7th album “Silence In The Snow” is available everywhere October 2nd. The album features the singles “Silence In The Snow” and “Until The World Goes Cold”.

They are on tour now with Tremonti.

Go to Trivium.org for exclusive bundles, tour dates and more.

 

 

This episode is sponsored by eOne Music and Goodfight Music. The new Fit For an Autopsy record 'Absolute Hope, Absolute Hell' is coming out October 2.

The record is produced by Will Putney (Body Count, Amity Affliction, and the Acacia Strain).

Fit for an Autopsy will be touring this fall with the Acacia Strain.

 
 

 

 

Check out the Anciients new album 'Heart of Oak'.

Anciients have toured with Lamb of God, Death, Tesseract and more. 

You can also stream 'Heart of Oak' at https://seasonofmistcatalogue.bandcamp.com/album/heart-of-oak

 

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