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DOTW #77 Featuring Music From The Great Sabatini and Outside The Murder

Episode 77 (May 9th, 2017)

In this episode we’ll discuss current events, what’s Nate been listening to, independent music from The Great Sabatini and Outside The Murder, we’ll discuss some tidbits from the music-related podcast community in the Podcast Roundup, and we’ll wrap the show sharing our Top 10 album cover works of art!

 

2 Minute Metal Meltdown:
BOB DAISLEY’s Lawsuit Against OZZY OSBOURNE Dismissed; Case Headed To Arbitration

EXODUS To Record Follow-Up To ‘Blood In Blood Out’ In The Fall

Ex-W.A.S.P. Guitarist CHRIS HOLMES Films Sequel To Infamous Pool Interview, Says He’s Been Sober For More Than 20 Years

DEVILDRIVER’s ‘Outlaws Till The End’ Covers Album Will Be ‘Beyond Heavy As Balls,’ Says DEZ FAFARA

MASTERPLAN’s Album Of Re-Recorded HELLOWEEN Songs, ‘PumpKings’, To Arrive In June

BLIND GUARDIAN To Release ‘Live Beyond The Spheres’ Concert Album In July

METALLICA Releases ‘Hardwired’ Performance Video Shot Around The World

Former MORBID ANGEL Frontman DAVID VINCENT Replaces LEMMY In HEADCAT

BEHEMOTH Has ‘Ten Or Thirteen’ Song Ideas For ‘Redefining And Rejuvenating’ Next Album

GUNS N’ ROSES And THE WHO To Join Forces For Buenos Aires Concert

MIKE PORTNOY Says RICHIE KOTZEN ‘Wanted A Breather’ From THE WINERY DOGS To ‘Go Do His Solo Thing’

PHILIP ANSELMO’s SCOUR Recruits MISERY INDEX And PIG DESTROYER Drummer ADAM JARVIS

SEPULTURA Announces World Premiere Of Official Documentary ‘Sepultura Endurance’

CARNIVORE Guitarist To Perform ’30 Years Of Retaliation’ Set at BLACK N’ BLUE BOWL Pre-Party Show

‘King Of The Sunset Strip’ MARIO MAGLIERI Dead At 93

PHILIP ANSELMO And Horror Icon BILL MOSELEY: ‘Dirty Eye’ Video

OVERKILL Joined By SHADOWS FALL And FLOTSAM AND JETSAM Drummer JASON BITTNER

GOATWHORE To Release ‘Vengeful Ascension’ Album In June

JUDAS PRIEST’s ROB HALFORD Looks Back On PMRC: ‘It Was An Unpleasant Time’

PLASMATICS: ‘Live! Rod Swenson’s Lost Tapes 1978-81’ Coming To DVD And VOD

SACRED REICH Announces ’30 Years Of Ignorance’ USA Tour

QUEENSRŸCHE Hopes To Begin Recording New Album In September; TODD LA TORRE’s Solo Debut To Arrive Next Year

NIKKI SIXX: ‘MÖTLEY CRÜE Is Not Getting Back Together’

ALEX SKOLNICK Is ‘Sure’ TESTAMENT Will ‘Go Back To More Collaborative Ideas In The Future’

ICED EARTH: Watch Lyric Video For New Song ‘Raven Wing’

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GIMME 5!
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In this segment, our friends contribute via social media or other means to give me 5 songs that they would use to turn someone on to a band that they enjoy or feel is under-rated. So, get your pencils ready so you can enjoy:

Nate Matanich
Danzig:
Soul On Fire – Self Titled
Tired Of Being Alive – Lucifuge
Anything – How The Gods Kill
How The Gods Kill – How The Gods Kill
Dominion – Danzig 4
>>> Spotify Playlist

If you have a band and 5 must-hear songs that you’d like to share, hit us up on Facebook or Twitter with the hash tag ‘Gimme5’ and don’t forget to tag us!
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What’s Nate been listening to?
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Artist: Judas Priest
Album: Stained Class
Song: Beyond The Realms Of Death
Buy now on Amazon:
Cassette
CD
Vinyl

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Podcast Roundup:
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Metalsucks Podcast http://www.metalsucks.net/category/podcast/
Eyehategod’s Mike IX Williams #186, and Aaron Turner of Isis on ep. #187.

No Guitar is Safe https://soundcloud.com/guitar-player-magazine
Metal Shredder Rusty Cooley #48

Ritual Madness Podcast http://www.ritualmadnesspodcast.com/
Echoes of the Fallen on ep. #156

Rock Talk with Mitch La Fon http://www.podcastone.com/rock-talk-with-mitch-lafon
Ian Paice and Frank Marino on the May 1st episode; Warrant, “Ozzy’s Secret Singer” and Honeymoon Suite on the latest offering.

Talking Bullocks: The All About The Rock Podcast W/Howard Smith http://allabouttherock.co.uk/podcast/
NEW ADDITION!! Thanks again to Richard from Death is the Navigator for the tip!

Downloaded the Bobby ‘Blitz’ Ellsworth/Dan Spitz interviews on episode #40.
https://www.facebook.com/pg/acid.reign.thrash
http://www.acidreign.co.uk/

Talking Metal http://talkingmetal.com/digital/
Ep. 666 of the TM didn’t go as planned, so Mark plays some tunes and vents.
Ep. 667 is part 1 of interviews recorded at the M3 Festival. Some of the bands included are Warrant and Dangerous Toys.

The Eddie Trunk Podcast http://podcastone.com/Eddie-Trunk-Podcast
Producer Bob Ezrin
Rikki Rocket and Ice T appear on the most recent episode.

WTF with Marc Maron http://www.wtfpod.com/podcast
Ep. 807 Mark Mothersbaugh from Devo!

If you have a podcast or have a favorite one that you’d like to turn me on to, please email me a link at gene@dotwpod.com or hit me up on Facebook

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NEWS
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1. RIKKI ROCKETT Thinks POISON Should Get A ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME Nomination ‘For The Sake Of Our Genre’
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/rikki-rockett-thinks-poison-should-get-a-rock-and-roll-hall-of-fame-nomination-for-the-sake-of-our-genre/#MAtijZsLBfB9bThL.99

2. JOEY BELLADONNA On Not Singing On ANTHRAX’s ‘Sound Of White Noise’: ‘That Will Always Haunt Me’
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/joey-belladonna-on-not-singing-on-anthrax-sound-of-white-noise-that-will-always-haunt-me/#G2IuKkX1xWMT7Suv.99

3. MEGADETH’s DAVE MUSTAINE Is Willing To Remove ‘Offensive’ Songs From Setlist For Malaysia Concert
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/megadeth-dave-mustaine-is-willing-to-remove-offensive-songs-from-setlist-for-malaysia-concert/#5BbWlFIwgfisGHzi.99
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/islamist-party-objects-to-megadeths-concert-in-kuala-lumpur-malaysia/

4.METALLICA To Release Webster Hall Concert On Triple Vinyl
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/metallica-to-release-webster-hall-concert-on-triple-vinyl/#5sZFK4yEMfvLx4MX.99
https://metallica.com/store/music/12770/live-at-webster-hall-new-york-ny-september-27th-2016-3lp

5.Megadeth Will Re-Record Their 1st Album With Kiko & Dirk, Mustaine Hints
https://www.ultimate-guitar.com/news/general_music_news/megadeth_will_re-record_their_1st_album_with_kiko__dirk_mustaine_hints.html

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INDEPENDENT INTERMISSION
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SONG 1
Artist: The Great Sabatini
Location: Montreal, Quebec CA
from the Album: Split W/Godstopper
the Song is: The Ear Collector
Link: http://thegreatsabatini.com/
Buy now on Amazon:
MP3
Vinyl
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1. Eternal Voyager is close to wrapping up their new album! They’ve been struggling with schedules and studio switches, but they promise us that it’s close to done, and they feel it’s a stronger record, as they posted on their Facebook page:

2. DIVIDE AND DISSOLVE
You can find their newest release – Basic – on Bandcamp. https://divideanddissolve.bandcamp.com/

3. Edmonton, AB’s loudest indoor metal festival and conference SHREDMONTON presented by Prairie Fire Events Ltd is offering metal fans a free digital sampler of headbanging tunes from bands on this year’s line up.

To get your FREE download, please visit the following link: https://shredmonton.bandcamp.com/album/shredmonton-2017-shredder-sampler

For more info, please visit: http://www.Shredmonton.com

4. Tom Croxton, Drummer for Impaler, steps down.
https://www.facebook.com/tom.croxton?fref=nf
https://www.facebook.com/impalershockrock/

5.Nu-Metal DIRTY MACHINE Sign To Zombie Shark Records; New Album Out ‘Discord’ Out May 26th

‘Discord’ will be available worldwide on May 26th, 2017 and can be pre-ordered at www.zombieshark.net
The video for “Discord” can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/ca_Y9SDIsWc
For More Info:
http://dirtymachineband.com
http://www.zombiesharkrecords.com

6.Green Death are opening for Stone Sour in Iowa, but the show is sold out.
http://www.hardrockcasinosiouxcity.com/event/stone-sour/

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If you have any news you’d like to share regarding your band please email us at news@dotwpod.com

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INDEPENDENT INTERMISSION
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SONG 2
Artist: Outside Of The Murder
Location: Minneapolis, MN
from the Album: Indoctrination
the Song is: Under A Black Star
Link: https://www.reverbnation.com/indoctrination
Buy now on Amazon:
MP3
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If you’re in a band and you’d like to be considered to be played on the Disciples of the Watch podcast, please email us at music@dotwpod.com
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FINAL DISCUSSION TOPIC or SEGMENT:
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Top 10 Favorite Album Art According To Nate and Gene

NATE:

GENE

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SONG #4
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FINAL SONG
Artist: 10CC
Album: The Original Soundtrack
Song: I’m Not In Love
Buy now on Amazon:
MP3
CD
Vinyl

DotW 55 Featuring Music from ING and ANGERHEAD

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In this episode we’ll discuss current events, what’s Nate been listening to, independent music from Infiltrate Neutralize Govern (ING) from Africa and Angerhead from the USA, we’ll wrap the show with some tidbits from the music-related podcast community in the Podcast Roundup!
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2 Minute Metal Meltdown:
1. Ex-MORBID ANGEL Frontman DAVID VINCENT Performs Original Country Song ‘Drinking With The Devil’
2. Bon Scott statue unveiled in singer’s home town
3. Calgary Metalfest Announce Headliners ANNIHILATOR, EXCITER (original line-up), RAZOR and SACRIFICE
4. LED ZEPPELIN Could Settle ‘Stairway To Heaven’ Copyright Infringement Lawsuit For $1
5. SCORPIONS Recruit MOTÖRHEAD Drummer MIKKEY DEE For U.S. Tour
6. GRAND MAGUS: New Song ‘Forged In Iron – Crowned In Steel’ Available For Streaming
7. COREY TAYLOR On SLIPKNOT: At Some Point, The Music Will Have To Evolve And Become Something New
8. MICHAEL WILTON: TODD LA TORRE Was ‘Shot Of Adrenaline’ QUEENSRŸCHE ‘Needed In A Stale Situation’
9. DEATH ANGEL Releases Music Video For New Song ‘Hatred United / United Hate’
10. DESTRUCTION To Tour Europe With FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, ENFORCER, NERVOSA
11. N.W.A.’s MC REN To KISS’s GENE SIMMONS: ‘F**k Tha Police’ Is More Rock And Roll Than ‘Rock And Roll All Nite’
12. DAVID ELLEFSON: ‘MEGADETH Has Been Reborn’
13. STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Shoot Down SCOTT STAPP Rumors
14. Thirsty and Miserable: Phobocosm “Bringer of Drought” full album stream
15. Demo: listen: Devil’s Dare
16. Demo:listen: Temple of Abandonment
17. Nergal (Behemoth) interviewed
18. OVERKILL’s BOBBY ‘BLITZ’ ELLSWORTH: ‘I Don’t Think Of Us As Artists,’ took Paris attacks personally
19. ANTHRAX’s SCOTT IAN: ‘If You’re Stealing Music, You’re An Asshole’
20. KING DIAMOND: ‘My Sex Life Is Just Great Now’
21. DEATH: Listen To Previously Unreleased Version Of ‘Legion Of Doom’ From ‘Scream Bloody Gore’ Reissue
22.  BLIND GUARDIAN To Tour North America With GRAVE DIGGER
23. Former SLIPKNOT Drummer JOEY JORDISON Launches New Band VIMIC
24. DEVILDRIVER: New Song ‘My Night Sky’ Available For Streaming
25. Report: OZZY And SHARON OSBOURNE Split After 33 Years Of Marriage
26. SLAYER To Tour North America With ANTHRAX, DEATH ANGEL
27. ALICE IN CHAINS Announces U.S. Tour Dates
28. IRON MAIDEN’s ‘Trooper’ Beer Celebrates Third Anniversary
29. Indonesian Store Owners Arrested Over KREATOR T-Shirt Featuring ‘Communism’ Symbol
30. PAUL STANLEY, GLENN HUGHES, STEVE VAI, RUDY SARZO, VINNY APPICE To Be Honored At ‘Heavy Rock Icon Awards’
31. Co-director of ‘Until The Light Takes Us’ documentary passes away
 
 
 
That was ‘2 Minute Metal Meltdown:‘ – don’t forget to visit http://www.dotwpod.com for all of the appropriate links to the topics that we’ve covered. 
 
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What’s Nate been listening to?
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Artist: Blodwar
Album: Pig’s Eye
Song: Conflict
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NEWS
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1. METALLICA’s LARS ULRICH: ‘I Think It’s Important For Everybody That Record Stores Survive’
2. Exclusive Premiere: Gorguts Crush Expectations, Standard Metal, and Everything Else into “Pleiades’ Dust”
3. Eight Unreleased Songs From Late ALICE IN CHAINS Singer LAYNE STALEY May Surface Soon
4. DENNER/SHERMANN Feat. MERCYFUL FATE Guitarists: ‘Masters Of Evil’ Album Due In June
5. Unreleased 1981 Live Gem From RITCHIE BLACKMORE’s RAINBOW To Finally See Light Of Day
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INDEPENDENT INTERMISSION
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SONG 1
Artist: Infiltrate, Neutralize, Govern (ING)
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
from the Album: In Sickness and Hate
the Song is: Anointed in Blood
SONG 2
Artist: Angerhead
Location: San Jose, CA
from the Album: Headful of Hate
the Song is: Destroy the Trend
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If you’re in a band and you’d like to be considered to be played on the Disciples of the Watch podcast, please email us at music@dotwpod.com 
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1. Vancouver’s Black Metal Art Exhibition ‘BLACK,’  http://www.theinvisibleorange.com/black-2016
VAN HALST were nominated alongside the following:
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If you have any news you’d like to share regarding your band please email us at news@dotwpod.com
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Podcast Roundup
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If you have a podcast or have a favorite one that you’d like to turn me on to, please email me a link at gene@dotwpod.com!
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Like us on Facebook –https://www.facebook.com/dotwpod – and follow us on Twitter and Instagram at @dotwpod
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FINAL SONG
Artist: Down
Album: NOLA
Song: Bury Me in Smoke

Episode 26 Featuring Music from CAVEAT

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Episode 26 1/24/2015
Thank you for joining the Disciples of the Watch!

This episode we talk about current events, what’s Nate been listening to, independent music from Caveat as well as the return of Word Association!

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Our top 10 Countries visited in 2014!
10 – Argentina
9 – Portugal
8 – Mexico
7 – Spain
6 – Russian Federation
5 – Chile
4 – United Kingdom
3 – Italy
2 – Brazil
1 – United States
Also, we’re almost at our one year anniversary! YAY US!

Another new NAPALM tune!

Kiss jumping on the Babymetal bandwagon

http://www.metalsucks.net/2015/01/21/kiss-momoiro-clover-z-release-collaboration-still-inferior-babymetal/

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What’s Nate been listening to?
Artist: Accept
Album: Restless And Wild
Song: Fast As A Shark

First speed metal song?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Restless_and_Wild

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NEWS
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1. All That Remains Frontman Phil Labonte Defends His Latest Comments about Racial and Gay Slurs.
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/all-that-remains-frontman-phil-labonte-defends-his-latest-comments-about-racial-and-gay-slurs/
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/all-that-remains-singer-phil-labonte-lgbt-peoples-plight-not-like-that-of-blacks/

2. Corey Taylor on Slipknot’s Success: “If we were just a band with an image, we’d not be as hot today.”
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/corey-taylor-on-slipknots-success-if-we-were-just-a-band-with-an-image-wed-not-be-as-hot-today/

3. Slayer Guitarist Gary Holt Says “Implode” Doesn’t Even Touch Other Songs ON Band’s Next Album.
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/slayer-guitarist-gary-holt-says-implode-doesnt-even-touch-other-songs-on-bands-next-album/

4. Queensryche frontman Todd La Torre says their new material is reminiscent of albums the band recorded in the 80s.
http://metalhammer.teamrock.com/news/2015-01-23/queensryche-return-to-their-roots

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SONG INTERMISSION (Featured Independent):
Artist: Caveat
Album: Kobayashi Maru
Song: Doge
Notes: Caveat are a 3-piece outfit and they hail from Eau Claire, Wisconsin. You can check them out on Facebook and Bandcamp.
https://www.facebook.com/Caveat.Eau.Claire
https://caveat-ec.bandcamp.com/music
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5. A Little Crazy Entertainment based out of the Twin Cities are going to be launching a new internet-based radio station. If you want your music played or if you’d like to cut an ID tag (This is blahblahblah from blahblahblah and you’re listening to A Little Crazy Radio) visit http://www.alittlecrazyentertainment.com

6. Tridroid Records has announced that on March 17 2015, they will be releasing Dissident Clone’s ‘State of Dysphoria’ as a digital only release. State of Dysphoria will contain 4 tracks that combine thrash, punk and metal. Dissident Clone will appeal to old-school metalheads in particular.

7. HELLSAKURA from “Dead City” – no idea which “Dead City” as their press kit is HORRIBLY constructed – have announced that they’re back in the studio to record the follow up to their release ‘Blood to Water.’ Check ’em out at http://www.hellsakura.com/

8. Nate – are you ready for something different? Tired of all of the same old, same old? Get ready for FLUMMOX! Tridroid Records has announced that they’ll be releasing Plummoxygen, Flummox’ follow up to 2012’s E.P. “The Mindrape.p.” Plummoxogen was recorded in late 2013 to early 2014 and was released independently by the band in August of 2014. It will now be available via Tridroid Records in the Spring of 2015, right when the band returns to the studio to record their next full-length album.

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WORD ASSOCIATION TIME!!

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For the last song for this episode, we had a special request from Nathan out of Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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FINAL SONG
Artist: David Allan Coe
Album: Nothing Sacred
Song: Linda Lovelace