Episodes

Dec. 1, 2022

Time To Be Honest With You

My review of Erra "Nigh To Silence" upset a lot of people, and it made me realize that people mostly don't want honest reviews an…

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Nov. 28, 2022

Misha Mansoor (Periphery)

Misha Mansoor from Periphery joins the podcast to talk about the band, his days working at RadioShack, and more.

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Nov. 21, 2022

Zack Telander (YouTuber)

Zack Telander joins Finn Mckenty to discuss his YouTube channel, the parallels between the fitness and music communities, and mor…

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Nov. 17, 2022

Learning to Like Classic Metal

Can I learn to like classic metal? I give classic metal bands like Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Venom, Black Sabbath, Scorpions, Me…

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Nov. 14, 2022

Become The Knight

Mike Kupris, aka Become The Knight, joins the podcast to discuss his career as a YouTuber, writing progressive metal music, and m…

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Nov. 10, 2022

This Is Why Metal Fans Hate Me

It's not secret that metal fans hate me! I look at why, starting with one of the many Reddit threads where metal fans hate me, an…

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Nov. 7, 2022

Sam Carter (Architects)

Sam Carter of Architects joins to talk about their new album "The Classic Symptom Of A Broken Spirit," the "Doomsday" riff, losin…

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Oct. 31, 2022

Blink-182 vs. Ticketmaster (this is ridiculous!)

Blink-182 ticket prices are insane!

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Oct. 24, 2022

Adam De Micco (Lorna Shore)

Adam De Micco of Lorna Shore joins the podcast to discuss the band's sound, how fans react to change, and more.

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Oct. 17, 2022

Jeremy DePoyster (The Devil Wears Prada)

Jeremy DePoyster from The Devil Wears Prada joins the podcast to discuss what's new with the band.

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Oct. 10, 2022

MY ALBUM OF THE YEAR? Guilty pleasures, k-pop, buttrock & more

Finn dives into his favorite album and some viewer comments from his YouTube videos.

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Oct. 3, 2022

Lil Aaron

Lil Aaron joins Finn Mckenty to discuss what music he's been working on.

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Sept. 26, 2022

Electric Callboy

Kevin Ratajczak of Electric Callboy joins to talk about “Tekkno,” “Hypa Hypa," Electric Callboy's creative process, being an inte…

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Sept. 19, 2022

Chris Garza (Suicide Silence)

Chris Garza of Suicide Silence joins the podcast to talk about the upcoming Suicide Silence album and much more.

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Sept. 12, 2022

Tuck O'Leary (Fit For A King)

Tuck O'Leary from Fit For A King joins the podcast to talk about getting back into touring, working on new music, and more.

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Sept. 5, 2022

Ryan Clark (Demon Hunter)

Ryan Clark of Demon Hunter joins to talk about their new album, his career as a graphic designer with Invisible Creature, Focal P…

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Aug. 29, 2022

Drain

Drain vocalist Sammy Ciaramitaro joins Finn McKenty to talk about the band's upcoming album and more.

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Aug. 22, 2022

Matt Wentworth (Our Last Night)

Matt Wentworth talks about Our Last Night's new album "Decade of Covers," how they produce their YouTube videos, their plans for …

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Aug. 8, 2022

Caleb Shomo (Beartooth)

Caleb Shomo of Beartooth joins to talk about Beartooth's new single "Riptide," recording "Disgusting," "Aggressive" and "Disease,…

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July 25, 2022

Finn on Hoya from Madball's podcast!

Finn McKenty makes a guest appearance on The Smokin' Word.

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July 11, 2022

Fronz (Attila)

Fronz from Attila joins the podcast for episode 100!

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June 27, 2022

Real Talk About Mental Health For Creatives (Modern Musician Podcast)

Finn McKenty was a guest on the Modern Musician Podcast to discuss life as a creative.

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June 13, 2022

Tony Cappocchi (Dragged Under)

Tony Cappocchi from Dragged Under joins the podcast to discuss starting the band during the pandemic and more!

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May 30, 2022

Jonny Craig (Ex-DGD, Slaves, Emarosa)

Jonny Craig (ex-Dance Gavin Dance, Emarosa, Slaves) joins the podcast to talk about EVERYTHING: the allegations against him, the …

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