Episodes

Jan. 25, 2021

Shayne Smith (Comedian)

Shayne Smith is a comedian who is considered a bit of an outsider within the industry. In this episode, he discusses his business…

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Jan. 22, 2021

Getting Real About Mental Health with Metal Trenches

Finn was a guest on Metal Trenches and the conversation goes deep on mental health. They discuss the locus of control, cognitive …

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Jan. 18, 2021

Aram Arslanian (Cadence Leadership, Betrayed)

Finn Mckenty and Aram Arslanian dive into the self-limiting way of thinking that can be prevalent in punk and hardcore. They disc…

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Jan. 15, 2021

Patreon Q&A - December 2020

Want to know how Finn makes time for all of the content he creates? Or how to deal with negativity on YouTube? In this bonus, Fin…

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Jan. 11, 2021

Matt Halpern (Periphery, GetGoodDrums)

Finn Mckenty chats with Matt Halpern about running a company, dealing with COVID, and more. If you want to know what it's like to…

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Jan. 8, 2021

Finn is wrong about everything!

Finn and Glenn Fricker discuss how bands love missing opportunities, graphic design for big corporations, creator burnout, and in…

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Jan. 4, 2021

Mike Cessario (CEO, Liquid Death)

Finn Mckenty chats with Mike Cessario, the CEO of Liquid Death, about the company's start, their marketing approach, and much mor…

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Jan. 1, 2021

I Stopped Playing Video Games - This Is Why

If you've ever told yourself "I don't have time," this one's for you! These are my productivity and time management tips-- it rea…

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Dec. 28, 2020

Awsten Knight (Waterparks)

Finn and Awsten Knight discuss how Waterparks got their start, signing with the Madden Brothers, and more. If your band wants to …

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Dec. 21, 2020

Anthony Fantano (YouTuber)

Finn Mckenty chats with Anthony Fantano about running a successful YouTube channel, how new creators should approach their conten…

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Dec. 18, 2020

Please stop asking me to make this video

Finn discusses why he won't make certain kinds of videos on his channel, so please stop asking for them. Follow The Punk Rock MBA…

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Dec. 14, 2020

Allison Hagendorf (Global Head of Rock at Spotify)

Finn sits down to talk to Allison Hagendorf about her journey to Spotify, the state of rock music, and more. She hosts her own po…

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Dec. 11, 2020

What Makes a Successful Podcast?

Deanna Chapman takes over the podcast to answer your questions about podcasts. She dives into what you should focus on when start…

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Dec. 7, 2020

Andre Fili (UFC Fighter)

Finn chats with Andre Fili about how he got into fighting, his outlook on life, and more. Even if you aren't into UFC, this episo…

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Dec. 4, 2020

I Need to Make Some Changes

It's my turn to make one of those cliched YouTuber videos where I talk about the future of my channel. Thanks to PsychIRL, Ola En…

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Nov. 30, 2020

Matt Saincome (The Hard Times, Outvoice)

Matt Saincome joins Finn on the podcast to dive deep into offering equity to editors, how The Hard Times was started, the best wa…

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Nov. 27, 2020

GETTING PUNCHED, MR. TRAPT'S MELTDOWN & MY FAVORITE SHOWS | Viewer co…

Another batch of viewer comments, including: Trapt's Chris Taylor Brown; Billie Eilish charging too much for her livestream; live…

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Nov. 24, 2020

Aaron Marshall (Intervals)

Finn Mckenty and Aaron Marshall dive deep into various forms of revenue stream, keeping up with creating content, and much more. …

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Nov. 20, 2020

Mental health in music (Deftones guitarist is a flat earther)

Deftones guitarist Stephen Carpenter is a flat earther and anti-vaxxer, according to him on the Sam Tripoli podcast. What does th…

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Nov. 16, 2020

Hoya (Madball)

Hoya from Madball joins the podcast to discuss Madball's start, how the hardcore scene has changed over the years, and more. List…

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Nov. 13, 2020

The Corey Taylor Effect

My response to people who tell me that I don't talk about up and coming artists enough: * "The Corey Taylor Effect" (as seen in t…

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Nov. 9, 2020

Lil Aaron

Lil Aaron joins the podcast to discuss his latest EP, what it's like working with some artists like Selena Gomez, Kim Petras and …

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Nov. 6, 2020

Real Talk with Knocked Loose and ETID's Management

Nick "Biggie" Grimaldi is a co-founder of Good Fight Entertainment who manage bands including Between The Buried And Me, Circa Su…

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Nov. 2, 2020

Patrick H. Willems (YouTuber)

Patrick H. Willems joins the podcast to discuss his YouTube channel, creating videos during COVID, how to foster a Patreon follow…

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