Episode 31 4/4/2015
This episode we discuss current events, what’s Nate been listening to, independent music from Rusted Brain out of Warsaw, Poland; We’ll also shoot through the ‘2 Minute Metal Meltdown,’ dissect Iron Maiden’s ‘The Final Frontier’ and it’s the return of ‘Stuck in a Car, Stuck with a CD’ with Gene behind the wheel!
2 Minute Metal Meltdown:Metalsucks podcast Episode 90:
Liar City Link:
‘One on One with Mitch Lafon’ Doro:
Paul Di’Anno Talking Metal:
Eddie Trunk A.J. Pero from Twisted Sister tribute:
Jay Mohr’s interview of Henry Rollins in episode #275:
Henry and Heidi podcast: http://henryrollins.com/dispatch
2 Minute Metal Meltdown:
A.J. PERO’s Longtime Girlfriend And 14-Year-Old Daughter Launch Crowdfunding Campaign to help them keep their home
Overkill and Symphony X announce co-headlining tour! Hell yeah!
David Lee Roth announces that yet again he’d like Michael Anthony back in Van Halen
Slayer’s new album to feature song recorded before Jeff Hanneman’s death
Black Sabbath’s performance at ‘Ozzfest Japan’ will be their farewell performance, according to Ozzy’s handler Sharon Ozzbourne
There will not be a 5th Season of Metalocalypse – at least on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim.
Former Death bassist Scott Clendenin dies at the age of 47
W.A.S.P. sign on to Napalm Records and announce new album set for release this coming August of 2015
According to Spotify, Metal fans are the most loyal to their genre in the world!
Here’s how things break down by country listed:
In Australia, Metal is #2 behind ‘Australian Country’
In Brazil, Metal is #4 behind Brazilian Punk, Rock Gaucho and Brazilian Pop
In France and in Germany it’s #6
In Great Britain it’s #2 behind ‘British Alternative Rock’
In Greece it’s #3 behind “Entehno” and “Rebetiko” whatever that is
In Italy it’s #7
In Mexico it’s #4
In Norway it’s #8, but “Norwegian Metal” comes in at #3 and “Black Metal” comes in at #6.
In the Phillipines it’s #3
#1 in Portugal!!!! A big HELL YEAH to our brothers and sisters in Portugal!
#10 in Spain
#3 in Sweden behind “Swedish Metal” and “Swedish Punk”
#4 in Switzerland behind ‘Swiss Folk,’ ‘Swiss Rock’ and ‘Swiss Hip Hop’
The United States comes in at #5 behind Regional Mexican, Latin Pop, Native American, and Emo – WHAT THE FUCK!?
Former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Musicians MICHAEL VESCERA And BARRY SPARKS Join Forces In RIOT ON MARS
ACT OF DEFIANCE Featuring Ex-MEGADETH, SHADOWS FALL, SCAR THE MARTYR Members: Debut Album Update
VAN HALEN Tickets Averaging $223 On Secondary Market
Ace Frehley says he might ask Gene Simmons to guest on his covers album; revealed the album will include material by Led Zeppelin, the Beatles and the Rolling Stones.
What’s Nate been listening to?
1. It’s Official: LAMB OF GOD’s CHRIS ADLER To ‘Guest’ On New MEGADETH Studio Album
2. ANTHRAX Has ‘Raised The Bar’ On Upcoming Album
3. OVERKILL Signs Worldwide Deal With NUCLEAR BLAST; New Box Set Due In The Fall
4.’The Decline Of Western Civilization’ Films To Receive Deluxe-Box-Set Release This June
SONG INTERMISSION (Featured Independent):
Artist: Rusted Brain
Album: High Voltage Thrash
Song: Caught in the Fire
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5. UNLOCKING THE TRUTH’s Record Industry Nightmare
6. On June 9th 2015, Tridroid Records will unleash its next digital-only release: the raw black metal of Poetries of Oppression by Dogmatic Absolution.
Tridroid Records bandcamp page:
Dogmatic Absolution on their Facebook Page:
7. Green Death video:
8. Thundermother signed on to Despotz Records:
http://www.despotz.se for Despotz records.
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Iron Maiden’s ‘FINAL FRONTIER’ dissected!
Stuck in a car, stuck with a CD: Gene
Album: Keeper of the Seven Keys Pt. 1
Song: Initiation/I’m Alive