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A podcast for heavy music interviews from the howling winds of the south of the world.

A podcast for heavy music interviews from the howling winds of the south of the world.
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A podcast for heavy music interviews from the howling winds of the south of the world.

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@AusHunger

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English


Episodes

Bonus 4. Breaking The Lawsuit (The Eclecticast)

7/19/2019
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An excerpt from another podcast I do, The Eclecticast, which is relevant to the world of heavy metal. Per the original episode description: "This week Ben talks about lawsuits against Heavy Metal, how it was part of the panic about satanism and subliminal message in popular culture and how record came to be labelled in the United States. Trigger warnings for suicide and sexual assault." Original episode link:...

Duration:00:58:25

48. Illyria

7/16/2019
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This week I talk to Ilija of Perth post-black metal band Illyria about their new album The Carpathian Summit. The songs played during this episode were: Links Illyria's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/illyriaofficial Illyria's Bandcamp: https://illyria.bandcamp.com/

Duration:00:52:43

47. Stone Sovereign

7/2/2019
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This week I talk to Jordan Giblett and Greg Perry of Stone Sovereign about their debut album, Tales Of Myth & Madness, and their Tour of Myth & Madness. The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss Spotify asking for money back that it already paid out. Really. Links Stone Sovereign's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stonesovereign/ Stone Sovereign's Bandcamp: https://stonesovereign.bandcamp.com/ Spotify: We ‘overpaid’ songwriters and their publishers in 2018, and we...

Duration:00:49:05

46. The Dark Third

6/26/2019
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This week I talk to Daniel Hay of New Zealand band The Dark Third about their album Even As the Light Grows, what he aims for in prog and how his writing about music influenced bis writing of music. The songs played during this episode were: Recommendation: Soundtracks of Sergio Leone Links The Dark Third's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheDarkThird/ The Dark Third's Bandcamp: http://thedarkthird.bandcamp.com/

Duration:01:00:34

45. Suldusk

5/15/2019
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This week I talk to Emily Highfield of Melbourne band Suldusk about her new album Lunar Falls. The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss the two Batushkas. Recommendation: I’m Losing Myself by An Isolated Mind Links Suldusk's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Suldusk/ Suldusk's Bandcamp: http://suldusk1.bandcamp.com/ One Version of Batushka Drops a New Track: www.metalsucks.net/2019/05/13/one-version-of-batushka-drops-a-new-track/ I’m Losing Myself - An Isolated...

Duration:00:56:27

44. Possessed

5/8/2019
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This week I talk to Jeff Becerra of legendary American death metal band Possessed about the second phase of the band, their new album Revelations Of Oblivion and how he approaches the stage. I also discuss the rocky transition from high quality originals to the digital. Recommendation: Eaten Back To Life by Cannibal Corpse Links Possessed's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/possessedofficial/ Neil Young book chronicles fight to improve digital music:...

Duration:00:30:46

43. SEIMS

4/30/2019
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This week I talk to Sim of SEIMS about their new EP 3.1 and how he captures the conceptual journey from darkness to clarity. The songs played during this episode were: Links SEIMS's Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/seimsmusic SEIMS's Bandcamp: http://store.seims.net/

Duration:00:56:13

42. Lysithea

4/25/2019
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This week I talk to Mikes Lamb and Wilson of Lysithea about their new album Star-Crossed and the unique path their band has taken. The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss the music created by AI and how this implicates intellectual property law. Recommendation: Silent Night, Bloody Night Links Lysithea's Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/lysitheaband Lysithea's Bandcamp: http://lysithea.bandcamp.com/ A YouTube Channel is Streaming AI-Generated Death Metal 24/7:...

Duration:01:18:34

41. Horrisonous

4/19/2019
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I talked to Yonn McLaughlin of Sydney death metal band Horrisonous about their debut album A Culinary Cacophony, his approach as a drummer to being a vocalist frontman and the elements of disgust in their music. The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss recent concert cancellations in Malaysia on religious grounds during the Easter period Non-Recommendation: Smash Mouth Links Horrisonous' Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Horrisonous/ Horrisonous' Bandcamp:...

Duration:00:59:28

40. Blush Response

4/10/2019
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This week I talk to Alister Douglas of Adelaide shoegaze band Blush Response about their new album, his attraction to the music and the future of the group beyond a one man band. The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss protest and political content, perhaps a bit pointlessly. Recommendation: Circle Of Veins by Sadness Links Blush Response's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sadnessmusicofficial Blush Response's Bandcamp:...

Duration:00:50:13

39. Blind Girls

4/4/2019
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This week I talk to Mark Grant of Gold Coast screamo band Blind Girls about their new album Residue and how the band has evolved since their last release. The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss why April Fools efforts my media companies are lame. Recommendation: Board Up The House by Genghis Tron Links Blind Girls' Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/blindgirls Blind Girls' Bandcamp: https://blindgirls.bandcamp.com/ Board Up The House - Genghis Tron:...

Duration:00:40:57

38. BSOGM

3/29/2019
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I had a mammoth chat with Damian Master and John Serba, the guys behind BSOGM, the Bullshit Old Guy Metal podcast. We talked about the podcast, the 90's, controversy in heavy metal and a lot more. Links BSOGM's Podbean: https://bsogm.podbean.com/ BSOGM's Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/BSOGM BSOGM's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BSOGMpodcast/ BSOGM's Twitter: https://twitter.com/bsogm Damian Master's Twitter: https://twitter.com/DAMIANMASTER John Serba's Twitter:...

Duration:02:45:31

37. Valtari

3/27/2019
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This week I talk to Marty Warren, the man behind of New South Wales melodic death metal band Valtari about his new album Origin Enigma. The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss how some recent examples, Slipknot and Korn, show how even bands that make a living don't necessary have it made. Recommendation: Undying Light by Fallujah Links Valtari's Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/valtari Valtari's Bandcamp: https://valtari.bandcamp.com/ Korn reportedly suing former...

Duration:00:43:18

36. A Million Dead Birds Laughing

3/21/2019
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This week I talk to Ben Boyle of Melbourne band A Million Dead Birds Laughing about their new album To The Ether and its long path to fruition and why this record took the band in a new direction The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss a study showing the obvious fact that death metal fans are nice, normal people Recommendation: The Comfort of a Grey Sky by Les Silhouettes Links A Million Dead Birds Laughing's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amdbl A Million Dead...

Duration:01:07:31

Bonus 3. Download Review

3/18/2019
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For this bonus episode I chat with friend Ellen Rosie, writer for Beat magazine, radio host and executive producer, about our experience at Download Festival. Ellen Rosie's Website: https://ellenrosie.com/

Duration:00:41:12

35. No Haven

3/13/2019
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This week I talk to Mikey and Will of Melbourne band No Haven about their new album, Deep Ends of Shallow Lives, how they balance their busy lives and what it's like about to be in a band. The songs played during this episode were: I also discuss how algorithms have significant control over the tools fans and musicians use. Recommendation: Sad Wings Of Destiny by Judas Priest and Reign In Blood by Slayer Links No Haven's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nohaven/ No Haven's Bandcamp:...

Duration:01:42:04

Bonus 2. Download Preview

3/9/2019
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For this bonus episode I chat with friend Ellen Rosie, writer for Beat magazine, radio host and executive producer, about the upcoming Download Festival. Ellen Rosie's Website: https://ellenrosie.com/

Duration:00:36:19

34. Cellar Darling

3/7/2019
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This week I talk to Anna Murphy of Swiss progressive band Cellar Darling about their upcoming album, The Spell, their first venture into a concept album and her interest in the personification of Death. Links Cellar Darling's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cellardarlingofficial

Duration:00:16:24

33. Jon Vayla

2/28/2019
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This week I talk to Jon Vayla about his new album Float Beneath The Sun, why he has become so interested in film scores and his non-visual inspiration for the album. The songs played during this episode were: I also belatedly discuss the Grammy's and Best Metal Performance. Recommendation: Dreaming in Ultraviolet by Joyless Euphoria Links Jon Vayla's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JonVayla/ Jon Vayla's Bandcamp: http://jonvayla.bandcamp.com/ 2019 Grammy Award Winners:...

Duration:00:55:11

32. Anaal Nathrakh

2/26/2019
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This week I talk to Dave Hunt of UK extreme metal band Anaal Nathrakh about their upcoming Australian tour and their recently released album A New Kind Of Horror. I also discuss why it seems to me a bad idea to recommend an album as the greatest of the the 21st century. Recommendation: Astronoid by Astronoid Links Anaal Nathrakh's Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Anaalnathrakhofficial Anaal Nathrakh's Bandcamp: https://anaalnathrakh.bandcamp.com/ Why Behemoth’s The Satanist is the...

Duration:00:30:21