Episode 23 - David Ellefson interview

December 8, 2017

For this episode we spotlight Combat Records by debuting our interview with David Ellefson.  Megadeth's bassist has revived Combat Records with his EMP Label Group.  New releases so far for 2018 include Helstar, Dead By Wednesday, and Wrath.  For more on Combat Records go to www.combatrecs.com.



Exodus – “A Lesson in Violence”

Dead By Wednesday – “Power Troopers”

Doll Skin – “Furious Fixation”

Megadeth - "Symphony of Destruction"



Episode 22 - Appice Brothers with Jim Crean interview

September 13, 2017

On this episode of East Coast Metal Radio we premiere our interview with vocalist Jim Crean and play the music of Carmine and Vinnie Appice.  We also play a couple archival clips of interviews conducted with Carmine and Vinnie.

Jim is the vocalist for The Appice Brothers band and sings on 4 songs on the brother's upcoming album "Sinister" which hits October 27th.


Vinnie interview clip talking about any backlash when he joined Sabbath

Black Sabbath – “War Pigs" from "Live Evil" (Vinnie on drums)

Jim Crean – “Shut Your Mouth" from his album "Insatiable"

Interview with Jim Crean

Cactus – “Long Tall Sally" from the album "One Way Or Another" (Carmine on drums)

Kill Devil Hill – “Strange" from the band's 2011 debut album (Vinnie on drums)

Carmine interview clip talking about his drum style and playing with so many different bands

Blue Murder – “Valley of the Kings” from the band's 1989 debut album (Carmine on drums)

Jim Crean – “Caught in the Middle” from his album "Insatiable"


Episode 21 - Josh Todd interview

September 4, 2017

Josh Todd and The Conflict have their debut album "Year of the Tiger" dropping on September 15th. In this podcast we premiere an interview we did with Josh to promote the album.  We also through in a clip from an interview we did with Josh from back in 2013 talking about a Buckcherry song from the album "Confessions".  Pre-order "Year of the Tiger" from Josh Todd and The Conflict now to get a couple instant downloads.



"Lit Up" – Buckcherry

"Fucked up" – Josh Todd & The Conflict

"The Truth" – Buckcherry

"Say Fuck It" – Buckcherry

"Wrath" – Buckcherry

"Dreamin’ Of You" - Buckcherry


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Episode 20 - The Convalescence interview

September 2, 2017

In this episode of East Coast Metal Radio we premiere our interview with Keith Wampler and Katie McCrimmon from The Convalescence.  We spoke to Keith and Katie after their set at the Voltage Lounge in Philly on September 1st, opening night of their tour with Venom, Inc., Goatwhore, and Toxic Holocaust.  It was also the release date of their latest album "This Is Hell"    Grab the album digitally here.


Playlist (all songs from the new album "This Is Hell" from The Convalescence:



"Murder Machine"


Episode 19 - All That Remains interview

August 28, 2017

In this episode we premiere our interview with All That Remains guitarist Mike Martin.  We talk to Mike about the band's video for their cover of Garth Brooks' "Thunder Rolls" and discuss All That Remains' tour schedule for the remainder of 2017.  We also talk about Powerball, the Eclipse, and Moonstock!



"Nothing I Can Do"

"Thunder Rolls"

"Two Weeks"


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Episode 18 - Miss May I Interview

July 4, 2017

A week or so before Miss May I wrapped up their "Shadows Inside" tour Nick and I spoke to Levi Benton and Ryan Neff in Howell, NJ before their show at Gamechangers with Upon A Burning Body, Kublai Khan, Currents.

Another very chill interview with these two, Levi and Ryan talk in depth about the new record "Shadows Inside" and discuss how they pull off a European tour.  I enjoy learning more about the music biz and this interview with Levi and Ryan gives real insight into aspects such as label roles, recording, and touring.



"Shadows Inside"

"Lost in the Grey"





Classic in 30 - Styx_Foreigner_Heart

June 14, 2017

On tonight's episode of "Classics in 30" we highlight a few of the hot classic rock tour that will be crossing the country this year, in particular Styx, Foreigner, and Heart.

This Summer Styx, Don Felder, and REO Speedwagon are on tour.  Also, you have Foreigner, Cheap Trick, and Jaxon Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience touring together.  And currently on tour throughout the Summer is Ann Wilson of Heart.


Styx - "Gone, Gone, Gone"

Styx - "Renegade"

Foreigner - "Blue Morning, Blue Day"

Foreigner - "Tramontane"

Heart - "Crazy On You"

Heart - "Stairway to Heaven" (Led Zeppelin cover)

Don Felder - "Girls In Black"


Classics in 30 - Don Felder and The Eagles

May 29, 2017

In this Memorial Day episode of "Classics in 30" we look at The Eagles and feature clips of an interview I did with Don Felder in 2014.  Don speaks on "Hotel California", "The Long Run", Joe Walsh, the movie "Heavy Metal", and the documentary "History of The Eagles".


"Peaceful Easy Feeling" - The Eagles

"Hotel California" - The Eagles

"The Long Run" - The Eagles

"Girls in Black" - Don Felder



Classics in 30 - John Waite

May 22, 2017

Tonight's "Classics in 30" features clips of an interview I did with John Waite from 2013 when he was promoting the "Live All Access" album.  The clips we use in this episode are of John talking about "Change" and why he left out "Missing You" from this live album. 


Bad English  - “When I See You Smile”

John Waite – “Change” 

John Waite – “Missing You”

Scandal with Patty Smyth – “Goodbye To You”

Til Tuesday – “Voices Carry”

Naked Eyes – “Promises Promises”


Classics in 30 - This Is Spinal Tap

May 15, 2017

In this episode of Classics in 30 we premiere our interview with actor Harry Shearer.  Harry of course provides many of the voices on the long running Fox show "The Simpsons" and for us metal heads he's remembered as bassist Derek Smalls of the band Spinal Tap.  The interview came about because Harry is being recognized by the National Music Council with the American Eagle Award.  We touched on the award and of course got deep into the movie "This Is Spinal Tap".



Spinal Tap - "Stonehenge"

Spinal Tap - "Big Bottom"

Iron Maiden - "Aces High"