The Ex Man with Doc Coyle

By Doc Coyle

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Ex-God Forbid guitar player Doc Coyle talks to professionals in the music world and other creative industries about the challenges and transitions of leaving monumental ventures. This podcast is for those passionate and driven 20-30 somethings at a crossroads trying to figure out "what's next?"

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Ep. 59 - Sahaj Ticotin (Ra)
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Doc speaks with Ra vocalist, guitarist, and producer, Sahaj Ticotin, about how he got his start playing music, his philosophy on producing new rock bands, starting the band Ra and landing a major label record deal, the difficulty of dealing with the pressure of a big budget and trying to crack active rock radio, hitting a wall on Ra's sophomore album, "the Ra curse", struggling with the touring lifestyle, transitioning into becoming a producer and songwriter for other artists, debate the future of guitars in modern popular music and the validity of Greta Van Fleet.<br><br>Follow Sahaj on Instagram @sahajmakesmusic and Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/sahajtic"><strong>@</strong>sahajtic</a> and <a href="http://t.co/7P9JBSJwjf">sahajticotin.com</a><br>This episode features the song "Use Once and Destroy" by Smack Factor and "Supermegadubstep" by Ra.<br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor Smack Factor at https://www.smackfactor.net/ and https://soundcloud.com/smackfactor<a href="https://exit.sc/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fheartsickband"><br></a><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off. Buy the Rockabilia.com Exclusive Bad Wolves shirt at <a href="https://exit.sc/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rockabilia.com%2Fbrowse%2Fartists-%E2%80%A6bad-wolves.html">www.rockabilia.com/browse/artists-…bad-wolves.html<br></a><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 15, 2018
Ep. 58 - Mike Mulholland (Painless, ex-Emmure, Recon, Thy Art Is Murder)
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Doc speaks with guitarist Mike Mulholland about filling in for deathcore titans, Thy Art Is Murder, his time playing in Emmure, rant about guitar playing and gear, his original band Recon and Emmure bringing a nü metal and breakdown-heavy sound to metalcore, rant about Hatebreed, why he left Emmure, taking a "radical sabbatical" and enjoying time off after the band, rant about action movies, and starting his new band, Painless, with the other ex-members of Emmure.<br><br>This episode features the song "Mike and Drew" by Heartsick, "Hand of the Devine" by The Agony Scene from their album <em>Tormentor</em>, and "Spellbinder" by Painless.<br><br>Follow Mike on Instagram and Twitter @mikewtf <br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor Heartsick at https://heartsickband.bandcamp.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/heartsickband<a href="https://soundcloud.com/jadetelegraph"><br></a><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off. Buy the Rockabilia.com Exclusive Bad Wolves shirt at <a href="https://exit.sc/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rockabilia.com%2Fbrowse%2Fartists-%E2%80%A6bad-wolves.html">www.rockabilia.com/browse/artists-…bad-wolves.html<br></a><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 06, 2018
Ep. 57 - Godless (ex-Podcast Metal, ex-MetalSucks Podcast)
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Doc speaks with Godless, the former host of excellent heavy metal themed podcasts, Podcast Metal and MetalSucks, about his background in the music industry as a manager, booker, and promoter, how he met Chuck and got into podcasting, studying to become a high level interviewer, debate what being a nerd means, Godless interviews Doc a bit on God Forbid's career and downfall, the current state of the metal scene, and wrap up discussing politics.<br><br>This episode features the song "Half-Duplex" by Jade Telegraph from the EP Half-<em>Duplex</em>.<br><br>Follow Godless on Twitter @GodlessSpeaks <br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor Jade Telegraph at <a href="http://jadetelegraph.bandcamp.com/">jadetelegraph.bandcamp.com</a> and <a href="http://soundcloud.com/jadetelegraph">soundcloud.com/jadetelegraph</a><br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off. Buy the Rockabilia.com Exclusive Bad Wolves shirt at <a href="https://exit.sc/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rockabilia.com%2Fbrowse%2Fartists-%E2%80%A6bad-wolves.html">www.rockabilia.com/browse/artists-…bad-wolves.html<br></a><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 01, 2018
Ep. 56 - Chris Kael (Five Finger Death Punch, ex-The UTMoST)
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Doc speaks with Five Finger Death Punch bassist, Chris Kael, about what attracted him to picking up the bass as a teenager in Lexington, KY, his background as a lead vocalist, moving to Las Vegas and playing with the pop punk band The UTMoST, bartending in Vegas and almost quitting music, the audition process to get in the 5FDP, adjusting to being in a very popular band, what he thinks the secret to their success is, and contemplate running for office with Doc as his running mate.<br><br>This episode features the song "The Wake" by Stillfire from their EP <em>Too Far To Reach</em> and "Fire In The Hole" by Five Finger Death Punch from their album And Justice For None.<br><br>Follow Chris on Twitter and Instagram @5FDPChrisKael<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor Stillfire at <a href="http://stillfiremusic.com/">stillfiremusic.com</a><br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off. Buy the Rockabilia.com Exclusive Bad Wolves shirt at <a href="https://exit.sc/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rockabilia.com%2Fbrowse%2Fartists-%E2%80%A6bad-wolves.html">www.rockabilia.com/browse/artists-…bad-wolves.html<br></a><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 24, 2018
Ep. 55 - Steve Smyth (One Machine, ex-Forbidden, ex-Nevermore, ex-Testament, ex-Vicious Rumors)
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Doc talks with prolific guitar player, Steve Smyth, about what makes the bay area such a gold mine for talented metal musicians, how he got his professional start with Vicious Rumors, getting his big break as a touring guitarist with Testament for 5 years, playing with Eric Peterson's black metal side-project, Dragonlord, the ups and downs of joining Nevermore and to contributing to the classic <em>This Godless Endeavor</em> album, working with Forbidden on <em>Omega Wave</em>, and launching his own band, One Machine.<br><br>This episode features the song "The Body Snatchers" by Circle Back from their self-titled EP and the song "New Motive Power" by One Machine from their album <em>The Final Cull</em>.<br><br>Follow Steve on Instagram @stevesmythofficial and Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/stevesmyth01"><strong>@</strong>stevesmyth01</a> and his website SteveSmyth.com.<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor Circle Back at CircleBackHC.com<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off. Buy the Rockabilia.com Exclusive Bad Wolves shirt at <a href="https://exit.sc/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rockabilia.com%2Fbrowse%2Fartists-%E2%80%A6bad-wolves.html">www.rockabilia.com/browse/artists-…bad-wolves.html<br></a><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 16, 2018
Ep. 54 - Live Show w/ Roy Mayorga (Stone Sour, ex-Soulfly, ex-Crisis, ex-Nausea)
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Doc does his first ever live Ex Man show with Stone Sour drummer, Roy Mayorga, about coming up in New York City with punk band Nausea, jumping around as a hired gun with bands like Shelter and Crisis, how doing remixes for Sepultura opened the door to joining Soulfly, the inspiration behind the style of the first Soulfly album, his philosophy on rhythm and being a drummer, leaving Soulfly, moving to LA and playing with bands like Medication and Abloom, his time filling in for Sepultura, how he got into production and electronic music, and the gratification of joining a successful band like Stone Sour after such a long career.<br><br>This episode features the song "Technojesus" by Gigantalope from the album <em>Super God</em> and "Song #3" by Stone Sour from their album <em>Hydrograd</em>. <br><br>Follow Roy on Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/StonesourRoy"><strong>@</strong>StonesourRoy</a> and Instagram @roymayorgaofficial<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor Gigantalope at <a href="http://gigantalopeparty.com/">gigantalopeparty.com</a><a href="https://exit.sc/?url=http%3A%2F%2FReverbNation.com%2FSLaM_metal"><br></a><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off. Buy the Rockabilia.com Exclusive Bad Wolves shirt at <a href="https://exit.sc/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.rockabilia.com%2Fbrowse%2Fartists-groups%2Fb%2Fbad-wolves.html">www.rockabilia.com/browse/artists-…bad-wolves.html<br></a><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 08, 2018
Ep. 53 - Justin Graves (Vexes, ex-A Life Once Lost)
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Doc speaks with drummer, Justin Graves, about joining A Life Once Lost and developing their sound on the breakout record, <em>A Great Artist</em>, working with producer Eric Rachel, the organic nature of the recording process, dealing with the Djent uprising despite being an earlier innovator, releasing the <em>Hunter</em> album and enjoying some success with big tours, A Life Once Lost losing steam due to deathcore taking over the scene, quitting the band, life after the band, and starting his new band, Vexes.<br><br>This episode features the song "The Devil's Den" by SLaM from their EP <em>What Now</em> and the song "Hellion" by Vexes fro their album <em>Ancient Geometry</em>.<br><br>Follow Justin on Instagram @gravejustaine_<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor SLaM at ReverbNation.com/SLaM_metal<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off.<br><br>Buy the Rockabilia.com Exclusive Bad Wolves shirt at https://www.rockabilia.com/browse/artists-groups/b/bad-wolves.html<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/doc%20coyle">Doc Coyle</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/the%20ex%20man">The Ex Man</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/god%20forbid">God Forbid</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/bad%20wolves">Bad Wolves</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/vagus%20nerve">Vagus Nerve</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/anthony%20martini">Anthony Martini</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/e.%20town%20concrete">E. Town Concrete</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/e-town">E-Town</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/njhc">NJHC</a><a href="https://soundcloud.com/tags/pretendo">Pretendo</a>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 27, 2018
Ep. 52 - Anthony Martini (E. Town Concrete, Commission Music)
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Doc speaks with E-Town Concrete frontman, Anthony Martini, about being a unique band rising up in the New Jersey hardcore scene, how their music and image reflected urban life, making business mistakes and perhaps missing the boat for mainstream commercial success, hitting their stride with <em>The Renaissance</em> but also hitting the wall of a changing music scene, E-Town breaking up, getting into the industry as an artist manager, transitioning from the metal to hip hop world, achieving big success as a manager and label owner, and E-Town reuniting in perpetuity.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the song “Architect” by Weight Of The Tide from their EP <em>All Told</em> and “So Many Night” by E-Town Concrete.<br><br>Follow Anthony on Instagram and Twitter @realantmoney<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor Weight Of The Tide at https://weightofthetide.bandcamp.com/<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 17, 2018
Ep. 51 - Craig Locicero (Dress The Dead, ex-Forbidden, ex-Manmade God, ex-Death)
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Doc speaks with Dress The Dead guitarist, Craig Locicero, about starting Forbidden Evil which became Forbidden in high school with Robb Flynn, what made the bay area thrash scene so special and prolific, taking an old-school, organic approach to recording, his time as a touring guitarist for Death, how his changing music tastes led to him leaving Forbidden and starting Manmade God, getting signed by Rick Rubin and experiencing a disappointing album rollout, the Forbidden reunion, and the story behind his new band, Dress The Dead.<br><br>This episode features the song "There Goes The Sun" by Dress The Dead.<br><br>Follow Craig on Instagram @low_cicero<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 10, 2018
Ep. 50 - Tosin Abasi (Animals As Leaders, ex-Reflux)
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In this very special 50th episode of The Ex Man podcast, Doc welcomes legendary guitarist, Tosin Abasi, as a guest to discuss Afro-Futurism, the conflict in the metal world between commercialism and credibility, how he became such a prolific guitar player, coming up in the Baltimore hardcore/metalcore scene, how the band Reflux with Ash Avildsen came together, the genesis of Animals As Leaders through meeting Misha Mansoor, cultivating the Djent sound, political identities, the unexpected success Animals As Leaders and he have experienced, the Generation Axe tour, and his launch of Abasi Guitars and his signature Fishman guitar pickups.<br><br>This episode features the song "All Came To Light" by Cerebellion from the album <em>Regeneration</em>, and "Ectogenesis" by Animals As Leaders from the album <em>The Madness of Many</em>.<br><br>Follow Tosin on Instagram @tosinabasi and @abasiguitars<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle</a>&nbsp;<br><br>Check out our band sponsor at www.cerebellion1.com<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com.<br><br>Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off. Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 03, 2018
Ep. 49 - Ryan Downey (ex-Burn It Down, Superhero Mgmt, MTV, Speak & Destroy Podcast)
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Doc is joined by this week's guest, Ryan J. Downey, who talks about his time as the vocalist of Indiana hardcore band, Burn It Down, why the band broke up in midst of their ascension, moving to California to sing for Time in Malta, how he almost joined Throwdown, how he almost started a hardcore label imprint through Century Media records, his crazy story fake-auditioning to be a VJ at MTV led to him actually working for MTV, getting into artist management through the band Bleeding Through, and breaking the story of Dimebag Darrell's murder for MTV.<br><br>This episode features the song "The Taking" by Becoming The Bully and "The Son" by Will Haven from their new album Muerte.<br><br>Follow Ryan on Instagram @superherohq and Twitter @RyanDowney<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Check out our band sponsor at becomingthebully.bandcamp.com<br><br>Support our show sponsor Minus Head Records at MinusHead.com and willhaven.bandcamp.com<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 26, 2018
Ep. 48 - Marc Rizzo (Soulfly, Cavalera Conspiracy, ex-Ill Nino)
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Doc speaks with Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy lead guitarist, Marc Rizzo, about coming up in the New Jersey extreme metal scene, the story of how El Niño became Ill Niño, the experience of having early success with Ill Niño and eventually quitting the band, how he joined Soufly, what it's like to be in a band with Max Cavalera, how Cavalera Conspiracy came together, the secret to his tireless work ethic, and his solo guitar career.<br><br>This episode features the song "Seismal" by Headcrusher from the album <em>Death Comes With Silence</em>, "Spines" by Terror Universal from the album <em>Make Them Bleed</em>, and "Kylocycyle" by Marc Rizzo.<br><br>Follow Marc Rizzo on Twitter @MarcRizzo and Instagram @MarcRizzo_ripandshred<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Check out our band sponsor at <a href="https://headcrusher.bandcamp.com/">https://headcrusher.bandcamp.com/<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor Minus Head Records at MinusHead.com<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 19, 2018
Ep. 47 - Militia Vox (Judas Priestess)
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Doc speaks with Judas Priestess vocalist and solo artist Militia Vox about how the topic of race has been unavoidable as it relates to her music career, her upbringing in a very unique and progressive section of Maryland, her rebellious years in performing arts school, getting involved in the industrial music scene and joining her first band in Boston and New York, her years as a touring background singer for big pop stars like Taylor Dayne and Cyndi Lauper, how she decided to start her own solo band, joining Judas Priestess, and have a deep discussion about the #MeToo movement and her negative experiences with sexual harrasment in the music industry.<br><br>This episode features the song "Blood on our Hands" by Corpse Paint from their EP <em>Nothing Here In The Dark</em> and "Vow" by Militia Vox from the EP <em>Isosceles</em>.<br><br>Follow Militia on Instagram and Twitter @militiaismyname<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle</a>&nbsp;<br><br>Check out our band sponsor at <a href="http://corpsepaint.org/">http://corpsepaint.org<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 12, 2018
Ep. 46 - Ken Susi (Unearth, Swivel)
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Doc speaks with Unearth guitarist, Ken Susi, about his early years coming up in the New England hardcore scene, how Unearth developed their trademark sound, what it felt like to break out and experience real success, the pitfalls of the "rockstar" lifestyle, the reasons why Unearth has persevered and carries on to this day, how he got involved with the Fishman pickup company, and his new grunge band, Swivel.<br><br>This episode features the song "Stutter" by Zombie Eating Horse and "Clueless" by Swivel.<br><br>You can follow Ken on Instagram @kensusi<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Check out our band sponsor at https://zombieeatinghorse.bandcamp.com/<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCJABBERJAW for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 06, 2018
Ep. 45 - AJ Channer - (Fire From The Gods, ex-Ashes Within, ex-Sic Seed)
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Doc gives his thoughts on Black Panther, and speaks with Fire From The Gods vocalist, AJ Channer, about coming up in Virginia with his first band Sic Seed, going to school in Africa, discovering heavy music through Rage Against The Machine and Slipknot when he came back to the US, leaving music to become a stockbroker on Wall Street, getting back into the scene with Ashes Within through a Sumerian Records band contest, and finally breaking through with Fire From The Gods.<br><br>This episode features the song "Chasing Yesterday" from Aegea from their <em>Through The Static</em> EP and "Excuse Me" by Fire From The Gods from their album, <em>Narrative</em>.<br><br>Follow AJ on Instagram @wheresaj<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Check out our band sponsor at www.Aegeaofficial.com<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 27, 2018
Ep. 44 - Gun Debate with Phil Labonte (All That Remains)
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Doc has a debate with All That Remains frontman and 2nd Amendment advocate, Phil Labonte, about the recent uproar focused around gun rights following the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.<br><br>This episode features the song "Hold On" by All That Remains.<br><br>Follow Phil on Instagram and Twitter @philthatremains<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 23, 2018
Ep. 43 - Lloyd Grant (ex-Metallica, ex-Defcon)
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Doc weighs in on the recent school shooting in Florida, and speaks with this week's guest, Lloyd Grant, who played lead guitar on Metallica's first ever recording about growing up in Jamaica, how he discovered rock music in Southern California, the effect of his family's religion, how he met Lars Ulrich and eventually got to play on the original recording of "Hit The Lights", why he ultimately turned down an offer to join Metallica, the story of his speed-metal band Defcon, what he was up to in the subsequent years, and how the Metallica 30th anniversary show ressurected his music career.<br><br>This episode features the original Metallica recording of "Hit The Lights" from Metal Blade Records' <em>Metal Massacre Volume 1</em>.<br><br>Follow Lloyd on Instagram @Lloydgrant_tallica and check out his website http://www.blacklloyd.com/<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Here's the clip Lloyd playing "Hit The Lights" with Metallica, Dave Mustaine, and Ron McGovney - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NkUm4JBAb4E<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 20, 2018
Ep. 42 - Sonny Mayo (Ugly Kid Joe, ex-Sevendust, ex-HeD PE, ex-Amen, ex-Snot)
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Doc speaks with prolific guitar player, Sonny Mayo, about the benefits of therapy, being influenced by James Hetfield, coming up in Northern Virginia with his thrash band Silence, opening up for an upcoming Pantera, how he moved west and joined Snot, falling in with drugs and how that led to him leaving Snot and joining Amen, getting sober and subsequently joining HeD PE, how playing with Sevendust was the best thing and hardest thing he ever did, going to school to become a producer, playing with Ugly Kid Joe, and his new life working with Rock to Recovery.<br><br>This episode features the song "Coulda Woulda Shoulda" by Snot.<br><br>You can follow Sonny on Instagram @sonny_mayo and Twitter @sonnymayo&nbsp;<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 14, 2018
Ep. 41 - Dave Chavarri (Ill Nino, Terror Universal, ex-Pro-Pain, Ex-M.O.D.)
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Doc talks with Ill Nino and Terror Universal drummer Dave Chavarri about getting his start on the East Coast with his first band Gothic Slam, how that led to him joining bay area thrash band Lååz Rocket, his time playing with M.O.D., what he learned about work ethic and the music business playing with Pro-Pain, how filling in for Soulfly prepared him to launch Ill Nino, the evolution of a more melodic Ill Nińo from the original El Nińo with Jorge from Merauder, the relentless touring that fueled the band's success, the key to Ill Nińo's longevity, and how his new band Terror Universal came together.<br><br>This episode features the song "Galactic Outlaw" by Gigantalope and "Dig A Hole" by Terror Universal.<br><br>Follow Dave on Instagram and Twitter @illdavechavarri<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Check out Gigantalope at www.facebook.com/Gigantalope<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 06, 2018
Ep. 40 - Patrick Sheridan (Fit For An Autopsy, ex-Nothing Left To Mourn, ex-Shattered Realm)
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Doc speaks with Fit For An Autopsy guitarist, Patrick Sheridan about how losing weight has affected his former "Fat Pat" persona, how he got into the hardcore scene, the violence and crew culture of the 90s New Jersey hardcore scene, what he did to improve as a guitar player, why is almost quit music, the success of Fit For An Autopsy, and what has caused him to evolve as a person.<br><br>This episode features the song "Heads Will Hang" by Fit For An Autopsy.<br><br>Follow Patrick on Instagram @prstattooffaa<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 31, 2018
Ep. 39 - Byron Davis (ex-God Forbid)
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Doc speaks with ex-God Forbid vocalist, Byron Davis, about how he felt and what he did when God Forbid broke up, how wanting to start a family factored into moving on from the band, reflect on the troubles that led to the break-up, the creative process of the last album <em>Equilibrium</em>, how his vocal style evolved through the years, what finding metal in a predominantly black community was like, and contemplate his future plans.<br><br>This episode features the song "Zombie" by Bad Wolves and "Pockets Lined With Flowers" by Casket Robbery from the EP <em>The Ascension</em>.<br><br>Follow Byron on Instagram and Twitter @Byronde<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Check out Casket Robbery at https://casketrobbery.bandcamp.com/<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br>&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 23, 2018
Ep. 38 - Robb Flynn (Machine Head, ex-Vio-lence, ex-Forbidden)
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Doc speaks with Machine Head frontman, Robb Flynn, about his crazy, early years in the Bay Area experimenting with drugs, starting thrash band Forbidden, cutting his teeth on the road with Vio-lence, how the changing 90s metal scene inspired him to start Machine Head, how they secured a record deal with Roadrunner Records, the huge impact and success of <em>Burn My Eyes</em>, how the band defied categorization through the years as their sound evolved, and discuss race relations and outrage culture.<br><br>This episode features the song "No Return" by Void Vator from the album <em>Dehumanized</em>, and the song "Beyond The Pale" by Machine Head from the album <em>Catharsis</em>.<br><br>Follow Robb on Instagram @RobbFlynn and Twitter @TheGeneralMH<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @<a href="https://soundcloud.com/DocCoyle">DocCoyle<br></a><br>Check out Void Vator at www.VoidVator.com<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 18, 2018
Ep. 37 - Eric German (Entertainment Lawyer)
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Doc's guest is entertainment lawyer, Eric German, who represents bands like Asking Alexandria, Five Finger Death Punch, Bad Wolves, and formerly Doc's old band, God Forbid. Eric talks about growing up as a devoted metalhead, his college experience and why he decided to get into law, his time working in concert promotion, litigating the infamous Napster lawsuit, the fall of metal in the 90s, the challenges hard rock and metal face in a changing music industry, and gives some advice on how to be successful new band in the current landscape.<br><br>This episode features the song "Mega Piranha" by In Search of Sun from the album, Virgin Funk Mother.<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 08, 2018
Ep. 36 - Daniel "DL" Laskiewicz (ex-The Acacia Strain, LGND)
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Doc reflects on the year that was 2017, and speaks with ex-The Acacia Strain guitarist, songwriter, and producer, Daniel "DL" Laskiewicz, about his current band LGND, his roots in the New England hardcore scene, reminisce about the band Blood Has Been Shed, the evolution of The Acacia Strain's sound, why he stopped touring and eventually split with the band, his development as a guitarist and producer, and gives an update on his current projects.<br><br>This episode features the song "Beast" by The Acacia Strain.&nbsp;<br><br>Follow DL on Facebook at <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DanielDLLaskiewicz/">https://www.facebook.com/DanielDLLaskiewicz/<br></a><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Support our show sponsor and buy official band merch at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 28, 2017
Ep. 35 - John Finberg (Booking Agent)
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Doc talks about the death of Nevermore and Sanctuary vocalist, Warrel Dane, and gives a reading of his article featured on Metalsucks.net. Doc also speaks with First Row Talent booking agent, John Finberg, about getting his start in Philadelphia as a ticket scalper, how he became a booking agent through concert promotion, his adventures working for and with multiple agents all over the country, the highs and lows of joining Bay Ridge Talent and booking bands like Machine Head, Napalm Death and Madball, discuss his infamous reputation and abrasive communication style, as well as hash out some of the issues they had when John booked God Forbid.<br><br>First Row Talent - <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pg/firstrowofficial/about/">https://www.facebook.com/pg/firstrowofficial/about/<br></a><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Buy band merch and support our show sponsor at Rockabilia.com. Use the code PCEXMAN for 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br>&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 20, 2017
Ep. 34 - Billy Graziadei (Biohazard, Powerflo, ex-Suicide City)
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Doc speaks with guitarist, vocalist, and producer Billy Graziadei about how forming Biohazard helped him stay out of trouble in the streets, the band's unique sound and genesis of blending hardcore, metal, and hip hop, how fame and substance abuse tore the band apart, leaving Biohazard and launching punk band Suicide City, the Biohazard reunion, and tells the story of how the supergroup Powerflo came together.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the song "Resistance" by Powerflo.<br><br>Follow Billy on Instagram and Twitter @BillyBiohazard<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Buy official band merchandise at Rockabilia.com - Use the code PCEXMAN to get 15% off.<br><br>Listen to more podcasts like at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 12, 2017
Ep. 33 - Meytal Cohen (YouTube Star)
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<p>Doc talks with drummer and YouTube star, Meytal Cohen, about growing up and getting into heavy metal in Israel, her unique family life, her time in the Israeli Army, how she found her way to America, what the process of gaining such a massive online fanbase was like, the experience of making a record and touring with her band, Meytal, and her latest venture launching a Kickstarter campaign to make the next album.</p> <p>This episode features the song "Out of Chaos" by Meytal.</p> <p>Go to MeytalCohen.com or <a href= "http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/meytal/the-2nd-meytal-album?ref=card">www.kickstarter.com/projects/meytal/the-2nd-meytal-album?ref=card</a> to support Meytal's new album.</p> <p>You can follow Meytal on Instagram and Twitter at @Meyta1cohen</p> <p>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle</p> <p>Listen to more podcasts like at JabberJawMedia.com</p><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 29, 2017
Ep. 32 - Peter Wichers (ex-Soilwork)
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Doc talks with ex-Soilwork guitar player Peter Wichers about what made the Swedish metal scene in the 90s so special, how Soilwork's career was built and cultivated an international following, the evolution of the band's sound over the years, why he quit Soilwork the first time, his venture becoming a record producer, rejoining and leaving Soilwork the 2nd time to start a family and work for Fender, and his forthcoming music project with vocalist Howard Jones (Light The Torch, Killswitch Engage).<br><br>This episode features the song "Two Lives Worth Of Reckoning" by Soilwork.<br><br>Follow Peter on Instagram @peter_wichers<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Support our sponsor and buy official merchandise at <a href="http://www.Rockabilia.com">www.Rockabilia.com<br></a><br>Listen to more podcasts like at <a href="http://www.JabberJawMedia.com">www.JabberJawMedia.com<br></a><br>&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 20, 2017
Ep. 31 - Art Cruz (Winds of Plague, Prong)
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Doc gives his thoughts on the flurry of sexual misconduct scandals currently in the news, and speaks with the drummer of Winds of Plague and Prong, Art Cruz, about how Winds of Plague got their break, the rise of the deathcore scene, why he ultimately left the band, his time at G-Pen, how he joined Prong, the Winds of Plague reunion, his other life as a magician, and the launch of his new clothing brand Baselords.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the song "Never Alone" from the Winds of Plague album <em>Blood of My Enemy</em>.&nbsp;<br><br>Follow Art on Instagram and Twitter @theartcruz<br><br>Check out Baselords Brand on Instagram and Twitter @baselords<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Doc's VH1 article: Rediscovering the 90s Post Thrash Groove Metal Scene - http://www.vh1.com/news/45371/90s-post-thrash-groove-metal-scene/<br><br>Listen to more podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 14, 2017
Ep. 30 - Chris "OJ" Ojeda (Byzantine)
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Byzantine guitarist/vocalist, Chris "OJ" Ojeda, joins Doc to discuss how the band got their break, the naive mistakes they made in the early years, the struggle&nbsp; they experienced balancing band life and home life, the band breakup and reunion, Byzantine's new lease on life and record deal with Metal Blade, OJ's vocal technique, and his account of the reality of life in West Virginia.<br><br>This episode features the song "Toast to the Ghost" by Bad Wolves and "Trapjaw" by Byzantine from their new album <em>The Cicada Tree</em>.<br><br>Follow Byzantine on Instagram @officialbyzantine and Twitter @ByzantineWV<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Listen to more podcasts like at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 07, 2017
Ep. 29 - NBA Talk with Derek James (1500ESPN Timberwolves Analyst)
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Doc speaks with ESPN1500 Minnesota Timberwolves Analyst and Hardwood Paroxysm writer, Derek James, about how he became a basketball journalist, the evolution of new media, the connection between hoops and heavy music, question whether the dominance of the Golden State Warriors is good for the NBA, how the Cavs and Celtics will fair after the Kyrie Irving trade, the upcoming T-Wolves season, and re-litigate Russell Westbrook's MVP campaign.<br><br>You can follow Derek on Twitter @DerekJamesNBA<br><br>You can follow Doc on Twitter and Instagram @DocCoyle<br><br>Check out more great podcasts like at at www.JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 26, 2017
Ep. 28 - Chris Broderick (Act of Defiance, ex-Megadeth, ex-Nevermore, ex-Jag Panzer)
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Doc speaks with Act of Defiance guitarist, Chris Broderick, about the challenges of doing a long distance band and being the only guitar player, how he got his professional start in Colorado with Jag Panzer, the hard truths he learned about the music industry playing with Nevermore, how he got the Megadeth gig and ultimately why he left, and what it was like to start a brand new band from the ground up after leaving such a big group.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the song "M.I.A." from the album <em>Old Scars, New Wounds</em> by Act of Defiance.<br><br>Follow Chris Broderick on Instagram @chris_broderick_guitar and Twitter @chris_broderick<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Listen to more podcasts like at www.JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 16, 2017
Ep. 27 - Steve Evetts (Producer of Dillinger Escape Plan, Suicide Silence)
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Doc talks with legendary record producer Steve Evetts about working on the 1st God Forbid album, Reject The Sickness, his philosophy on getting great performances, his role elevating the hardcore scene in the late 90s, his time as the bassist of the glam-ish band American Angel, how he got his start producing and working at Trax East studio, breaking out as a "big time" producer working with Ross Robinson, The Cure, and Sepultura, what the Steve Evetts credo towards production is, what he thinks about how technology has changed recording, and his relationship with The Dillinger Escape Plan.<br><br>This episode features the song "Playing Dead" by Turmoil from the album <em>The Process Of...<br></em><br>Follow Steve on Instagram and Twitter @SteveEvetts and check out his website <a href="http://www.steveevetts.com">www.steveevetts.com<br></a><br>Follow Doc on Instagam and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Listen to more podcasts like at www.JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 10, 2017
Ep. 26 - Brian Fair (ex-Shadows Fall, ex-Overcast, Downpour)
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Doc talks with vocalist Brian Fair about coming up in the early 90s Boston hardcore scene, breaking out and eventually breaking up with Overcast, joining Shadows Fall to see the rise of the New Wave of American Heavy Metal, how he enjoyed finally reaching big success, signing to a major label, why all activity stopped for Shadows Fall, how he has experienced family life, and wrap up to chat about the Boston Celtics.<br><br>This episode features the song "Beautiful Nothing" by Downpour.<br><br>Follow Brian on Instagram and Twitter @Brianshadfall<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Listen to more podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 26, 2017
Ep. 25 - Lorenzo Antonucci (ex-Sworn Enemy)
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Doc talks with ex-Sworn Enemy guitarist, Lorenzo Antonucci, about the ups and downs of his career with the band, coming out of the New York hardcore scene, playing Ozzfest, trying to maintain success, and eventually why he quit the band. He also gets deep into his life after the band from moving Austria to becoming a record producer, relocating to Los Angeles to try professional wrestling, and finally focusing on acting in and developing films and television.<br><br>This episode features the song "Sworn Enemy" by Sworn Enemy.<br><br>You can follow Lorenzo on Instagram @Lorenzoantonuccijr<br><br>You can follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Listen to more great podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 13, 2017
Ep. 24 - Adam Sagir (The Noise Cartel PR, ex-Century Media, Dripback, ex-Labrat)
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Doc shares his thoughts on Hurricane Harvey and the LA Fires. He also speaks with his good friend, Adam Sagir, owner of UK PR company, The Noise Cartel, former Century Media Records employee, and bassist of Dripback and formerly of Labrat. Adam talks about working his way up the ladder in the record industry with Century Media, deciding how to balance his band life and other career opportunities, how he became an instrumental figure in launching God Forbid in the UK, and lays out how he started Noise Cartel and what being a Public Relations professional really means.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the song "Wasted" by Dripback from the album <em>Failed Futures</em>.<br><br>Follow Adam Sagir on Instagram and Twitter @AdamDaRat<br><br>Follow The Noise Cartel on Instagram and Twitter @TheNoiseCartel<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Listen to more podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 05, 2017
Ep. 23 - Mercedes Lander (Kittie, White Swan)
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Doc talks with Kittie drummer, Mercedes Lander, about the financial difficulties that led to the band winding down their career, the challenges of being a Canadian band, how Kittie got their start, how monumental success affected them being so young, their transition coming out of the nu metal scene into the traditional metal world, resisting exploitation from the music industry, life and career after Kittie, and the forthcoming Kittie documentary.<br><br>This episode features the song "JET" by White Swan.<br><br>Follow Mercedes Lander on Instagram and Twitter @love_instereo<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Find more podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 24, 2017
Ep. 22 - Corey Pierce (ex-God Forbid)
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Doc reflects on the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, VA, and speaks with ex-God Forbid drummer Corey Pierce about how he dealt with the break up of the band, the evolution of the band's sound throughout their career, lament on lost opportunities, discuss Corey's career post-God Forbid, and mull the possibility of a reunion.<br><br>This episode features the God Forbid song "Static Signal", a B-side from the 2009 <em>Earthsblood</em> album.<br><br>Follow Corey on Instagram and Twitter @Corforbid<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Listen to more excellent podcasts like at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 14, 2017
Ep. 21 - Dave "The Rev" Ciancio (ex-God Forbid, Shadows Fall, Thursday manager)
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Doc talks with God Forbid's ex-manager Dave "The Rev" Ciancio about how his artist management career got started with The Syndicate, what attracted him to want to work with God Forbid, the exciting east coast metal and hardcore scene of the late 90s and early 00s, why he ended up quitting managing God Forbid and eventually leaving artist management altogether, and gives some insight into his career path after leaving the music industry.<br><br>This episode features the God Forbid song "Nothing" from the 2001 album <em>Determination</em>.<br><br>You can follow The Rev on Instagram @RevCiancio<br><br>You can follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Listen to more podcasts like this at JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 31, 2017
Ep. 20 - Jeremy Wagner (Broken Hope)
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Doc speaks with Broken Hope founder and guitarist, Jeremy Wagner, about being the "last man standing" in a band with a 20 year history, how their long hiatus came about, what the 90s death metal scene was like, Jeremy's fiction writing career, and how the band's approach has changed in the modern era of social media.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the song "Blast Frozen" by Broken Hope from their new album <em>Mutilated and Assimilated</em>.&nbsp;<br><br>Follow Jeremy on Twitter @JeremyXWagner<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Check out more great podcasts like this on www.JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 17, 2017
Ep. 19 - Jim LaMarca (ex-Chimaira, Impending Lies)
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Doc speaks with ex-Chimaira bassist Jim LaMarca about their forthcoming reunion show, political observation in Cleveland, how he came to becoming a professional barber, why he ultimately left Chimaira in 2010, ponders the mistakes made by the band, and talk NBA and Cleveland Cavaliers.<br><br>This episode features the song "Wither" by Impending Lies.<br><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Find more great podcasts like The Ex Man at www.JabberJawMedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 03, 2017
Ep. 18 - Brandan Schieppati (ex-Bleeding Through, ex-18 Visions, The Iron Son)
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Brandan Schieppati, ex-vocalist of Bleeding Through and ex-guitarist of 18 Visions, joins Doc to discuss the Orange County hardcore scene, the dawn of Fashioncore, how he transitioned from 18 Visions to Bleeding Through, his personal struggle and outward pressure grappling with overbearing ambition and expectations, and how his passion for fitness led him to set Bleeding Through aside to start his own gym and clothing line, Rise Above Fitness, as well as new endeavors with his band, The Iron Son, and podcast, Positively Negative.<br><br>This episode features the songs "Promised Me The World" by Vagus Nerve and "Unleash Hell" by The Iron Son.<br><br>You can find Brandan on Instagram @BrandanSchieppati or his website - <a href="http://brandanschieppati.com/">http://brandanschieppati.com/<br></a><br>You can find Rise Above Fitness on Instagram @riseabovefitness or website - <a href="https://www.riseabovefitnessoc.com/">https://www.riseabovefitnessoc.com/<br></a><br>Follow Doc on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle or his website - <a href="http://www.doccoyle.net">www.doccoyle.net<br></a><br>Listen to this podcast and others like in at <a href="http://www.jabberjawmedia.com/">http://www.jabberjawmedia.com/<br></a><br>&nbsp;<br><br>&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 15, 2017
Ep. 17 - Doc Answers Fan Questions
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In lieu of having a guest, Doc decides to put a spotlight on the fans and supporters by answering their questions for an entire episode.<br><br>This episode features the song "The World Is Yours" by In Search of Sun from the album <em>The World Is Yours</em>, and the song "N2" by God Forbid from the album <em>Reject The Sickness</em>, which is currently available under the dual release <em>Sickness and Misery</em>.&nbsp;<br><br>Follow Doc Coyle on Instagram and Twitter @DocCoyle<br><br>Facebook - <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DocCoyleOfficial/">https://www.facebook.com/DocCoyleOfficial/<br></a><br>Hear more high quality podcasts like this at <a href="http://www.jabberjawmedia.com/">http://www.jabberjawmedia.com/<br></a><br>&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 07, 2017
Ep. 16 - Mike Schleibaum (Darkest Hour, Battery)
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Doc chats with Darkest Hour founder and guitarist, Mike Schleibaum, about the sacrifices and grind of DIY touring, Doc's challenge with learning the guitar technique behind Darkest Hour songs, how Mike stays so enthusiastic and Darkest Hour's unique longevity, how the line-up changes have allowed the band to excel, Mike's time playing with the legendary hardcore band, Battery, dealing with the transition and backlash of being ex-straight edge, they&nbsp; brainstorm on ways to make independent music careers more achievable by organizing through collectivism, and compare the approaches and reactions between the previous more commercial self-titled album and their latest more gritty album, Godless Prophets and the Migrant Flora.<br><br>This episode features the song "This Is The Truth" by Darkest Hour from the album Godless Prophets and the Migrant Flora.<br><br>Follow Darkest Hour on Facebook - <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DarkestHourDudes/">https://www.facebook.com/DarkestHourDudes/<br></a><br>Instagram - <a href="https://www.instagram.com/darkest_hour_official/">https://www.instagram.com/darkest_hour_official/<br></a><br>Twitter - <a href="https://twitter.com/darkesthourrock">https://twitter.com/darkesthourrock<br></a><br>Follow Doc on Twitter and Instagram @DocCoyle<br><br>Support JabberJaw Media shows here - http://www.jabberjawmedia.com/<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 23, 2017
Ep. 15 - Ken Schalk (ex-Candiria, ex-Fuel)
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Doc rants against the criticism on being involved with "too many" music projects, and chats with ex-Candiria and ex-Fuel drummer, Ken Schalk, about his drumming philosophy, his approach to artistic living, evolving from Candiria being a death metal band to finding a home within the hardcore scene, Candiria's stylistic changes and connection to New York City, his transition moving from NYC to LA, his experience playing with Fuel and The Misfits, and his involvement or lack thereof on the latest Candiria album.<br><br>This episode features the songs "Learn To Live" by Bad Wolves and "Mathematics" by Candiria.<br><br>Follow Ken on Instagram @ken_schalk and on Facebook at <a href="http://www.facebook.com/KenMusicLessons/">www.facebook.com/KenMusicLessons/<br></a><br>Follow Doc on Twitter and Instagram @DocCoyle<br><br>Find and support Jabberjaw Media podcasts at <a href="http://www.jabberjawmedia.com/">http://www.jabberjawmedia.com/<br></a><br>&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 03, 2017
Ep. 14 - Peter Iwers (ex-In Flames, CYHRA)
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Doc talks with ex-In Flames bassist, Peter Iwers, about his new venture co-owning and running a beer brewing company - Odd Island Brewing, his new band CYHRA with ex-In Flames guitarist Jesper Strömblad, the thought process and feelings that led to his exiting In Flames, what the 90s metal scene in Sweden and early years for the band was like, and why Sweden seems to have such high-level musicianship.<br><br>This episode features the song "Chasing Demons" by Jasta feat. Howard Jones and a clip of the song "Zombie Inc." by In Flames.<br><br>Follow Peter, his new band CYHRA, and Odd Island Brewing on Instagram<br><br><a href="https://www.instagram.com/peteriwers/">https://www.instagram.com/peteriwers/<br></a><br><a href="https://www.instagram.com/cyhra_official/">https://www.instagram.com/cyhra_official/<br></a><br><a href="https://www.instagram.com/oddislandbrewing/">https://www.instagram.com/oddislandbrewing/<br></a><br>Follow Doc on Twitter and Instagram - @DocCoyle<br><br>Support Jabberjaw Media shows at www.jabberjawmedia.com<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 19, 2017
Ep. 13 - Mark Hunter (ex-Chimaira)
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Doc's guest is Mark Hunter, singer of the now defunct New Wave of American Heavy Metal band Chimaira. They discuss the demise of the band, the early years and how the band got signed, dealing with their Nu Metal growing pains, how the band never felt comfortable in their own shoes or took time to enjoy the success, what it felt like to have original band members quit one-by-one, the rise and fall of Chimaira 2.0, and Mark's new career as a photographer.<br><br>This episode features the song "This Is Why We Ride" from the Body Count album Bloodlust and a clip from the Chimaira song "Save Ourselves" from their self-titled album.<br><br>Check out the JabberJaw recommended show Manage Mental - <a href="https://goo.gl/rVNVLc">https://goo.gl/rVNVLc<br></a><br>Support The Ex Man by shopping at <a href="http://www.doccoyle.net/amazon">www.doccoyle.net/amazon<br></a><br>Follow Doc on Twitter and Instagram - @DocCoyle<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 04, 2017
Ep. 12 - Reflecting on the NWOAHM with J. Andrew Zalucky (Decibel, Metal Injection)
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Doc speaks with heavy metal and politics writer, J. Andrew Zalucky, about his article <em>Reflecting on the New Wave of American Heavy Metal</em>, which was released a year ago on MetalInjection.net. They discuss NWOAHM's overall relevance and historical significance, how it relates to the current state of heavy music, metal elitism, and coming of age in the hardcore scene.<br><br>The episode features the God Forbid song "Gone Forever" from the 2004 album <em>Gone Forever</em>.<br><br>Article Links<br><br><em>Reflecting on the New Wave of American Heavy Metal</em> by J. Andrew Zalucky <em>- </em><a href="http://www.metalinjection.net/editorials/reflecting-on-the-new-wave-of-american-heavy-metal">http://www.metalinjection.net/editorials/reflecting-on-the-new-wave-of-american-heavy-metal<br></a><br><em>This Is The End</em> by Doc Coyle - <a href="http://www.doccoyle.net/this-is-the-end/">http://www.doccoyle.net/this-is-the-end/<br></a><br>J. Andrew Zalucky's website - <a href="https://jazalucky.com/">https://jazalucky.com/<br></a><br>&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 23, 2017
Ep. 11 - Benny Horowitz (The Gaslight Anthem, ex-The Low End Theory, ex-The Killing Gift)
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Doc has an in-depth talk with Benny Horowitz, drummer of über successful rock band, The Gaslight Anthem, about coming up in the New Jersey hardcore scene, gush over local metalcore band For The Love Of..., discuss Benny's struggle in the underground playing with bands like The Low End Theory and The Killing Gift, battling&nbsp; with the pressures of "real life", and finally coping with having his dreams come true as a successful musician. Benny and Doc also engage in some NBA talk, and pore over the doldrums of being a Brooklyn Nets fan, and try to figure if anyone has a chance against the Golden State Warriors.<br><br>This episode features the songs "Crawl To Hide" by For The Love Of... from the 1998 album <em>Feasting On The Will Of Humanity</em> and "Stay Vicious" by The Gaslight Anthem from the 2014 album <em>Get Hurt</em>.<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 10, 2017
Ep. 10 - Mark Heylmun (Suicide Silence)
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Mark Heylmun, lead guitarist of Suicide Silence joins Doc to discuss the harsh criticism of their creative changes on their forthcoming album, the band's "old school" approach to jamming and chemistry, their personal artistic process and how it relates to fans, and Mark ends up interviewing Doc a little bit to get some insight on what hindered God Forbid's career.<br><br>This episode features the song "Doris" by Suicide Silence from their self-titled album set to be released February 24th 2017 on Nuclear Blast Records.<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 22, 2017
Ep. 09 - Bill Hudson (Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Vital Remains, ex-Westfield Massacre, ex-Cellador)
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Doc returns from a break from the show with special guest, Bill Hudson, a prolific and virtuosic guitarist for bands like Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Circle II Circle, Vital Remains, and Ex Man of Westfield Massacre, Cellador, Power Quest, and many more. They discuss how Bill emigrated from Brazil to join the band Cellador, his early missteps and attitude problems, his transition into becoming a hired gun, and his philosophy on how to make it as a pro musician.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the song "Of Dirt" by the band Firefly Atlas, and a demo version of the song "E.G.O." by Bill Hudson.<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 13, 2017
Ep. 08 - Andrew "AJ" Jacobs (Mutiny Within, ex-Vext)
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Doc rings in the New Year by thanking his gear sponsors ESP Guitars, EVH Amps and Cabs, Dunlop Picks, MXR Effects, Planet Waves Cables, D'Addario Strings, Toontrack Software, Kemper Profiling Amps, Zoom, Samson, and Sennheiser.<br><br>He also speaks with Mutiny Within bassist, Andrew Jacobs, about how AJ hustled and masterminded their way to a record deal with Roadrunner even as an inexperience band, navigating the local New Jersey metal scene, the art of networking, the trouble the band ran into with touring and member changes, burning out, working at Warner Music Group, and the current state of Mutiny Within.<br><br>This is episode features the Mutiny Within song "Justify" from their album <em>Origins</em> due Feb 10th 2017.<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 04, 2017
Ep. 07 - Mike Gitter (A&R for Century Media Records, ex-Roadrunner, Atlantic, Razor & Tie)
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Doc vents about the holiday blues, and speaks with Century Media A&amp;R guy, Mike Gitter, about his start as a journalist in the early punk and hardcore scene, his time in the major label world at Atlantic records, the process of making records with bands, his legacy at Roadrunner Records and working with bands like Killswitch Engage, Glassjaw, and Ill Nino, and reveals what he looks for in upcoming bands.<br><br>This episode features the song "Calculating Fate" from Death I Am and a live version of "Numbered Days" from KiIlswitch Engage.<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 22, 2016
Ep. 06 - Tommy Vext (Westfield Massacre , ex-Snot, ex-Divine Heresy)
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Doc talks with his old friend Tommy Vext, vocalist of Westfield Massacre about growing up in a rough environment in Brooklyn, NY, his first band Vext, how he got involved with Dino Cazares to join Divine Heresy, singing at Roadrunner United, his messy exit from Divine Heresy, joining Snot, his long journey to get sober, surviving attempted murder, entering the witness protection program, and his flirtation with suicide.&nbsp;<br><br>Songs featured on this episode are "Horizon" by Animus Complex from the <em>Immersion</em> album and "Build Your Thrones" by Westfield Massacre from their self-titled debut.&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 13, 2016
Ep. 05 - Christian Olde Wolbers (ex-Fear Factory, Arkaea)
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Doc talks with ex Fear Factory bassist and guitarist Christian Olde Wolbers about how Christian originally joined the band, Fear Factory's influence on metal, how and why the band split up, potential of a Fear Factory reunion, and dig into Christian's passion for firearms.&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 30, 2016
Ep. 04 - Bruce Lamont (Yakuza, Corrections House, Brain Tentacles, Led Zeppelin 2)
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Doc laments on the election results, and speaks with his old friend friend Bruce Lamont, vocalist and saxophonist of bands like Yakuza, Corrections House,Brain Tentacles, and Led Zeppelin 2. They discuss Bruce's journey as a career musician who has found a way to balance art and commerce over 20 years.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the track "Fruitcake" from Brain Tentacles' self-titled debut release available through Relapse Records.<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 18, 2016
Ep. 03 - Election Special w/ Phil Labonte (All That Remains, ex-Shadows Fall)
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In this special episode dedicated 100% to politics and the current Presidential election, Doc speaks with Phil Labonte, the outspoken, libertarian vocalist of All That Remains and Ex Man of Shadows Fall. They discuss Phil's dissatisfaction with the current Libertarian Presidential ticket, the downsides of both Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton, identity politics, and how people on opposite sides of the political spectrum can have a civilized discourse.<br><br>The song clip is All That Remains "2 Weeks" from the <em>Overcome</em> album.<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 07, 2016
Ep. 02 - Angel Vivaldi (ex-Black Market Hero, Vext)
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Doc talks with virtuosic, solo instrumental guitarist, Angel Vivaldi, about his humble beginnings in New Jersey playing with Black Market Hero, how he launched and built his solo career using social media, how he dealt with the traditional music industry, his role as a gay man in the heavy metal world, his dedication to environmentalism and worthy causes, and his recent tour with Ozzy Osbourne guitarist, Gus G.<br><br>This episode features the Angel Vivaldi song "A Mercurian Summer" from the 2011 Universal Language EP.<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 03, 2016
Ep. 01 - John Boecklin (ex-Devildriver, Bad Wolves)
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In this inaugural episode, Doc and John discuss John's exit from Devildriver, life after the band, his artist management career, his new band I of Tongues, and his relationship with Phil Anselmo.&nbsp;<br><br>This episode features the song "Pull Me Out" from Doc's band Vagus Nerve from the <em>Visceral</em> EP available now.&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 22, 2016