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Life In The Stocks features in-depth, candid conversations with musicians, artists, actors, comedians, writers, directors and industry figures. Look out for new episodes every Monday and bonus episodes every Thursday. This podcast is fuelled by Fireball.

Life In The Stocks features in-depth, candid conversations with musicians, artists, actors, comedians, writers, directors and industry figures. Look out for new episodes every Monday and bonus episodes every Thursday. This podcast is fuelled by Fireball.
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Life In The Stocks features in-depth, candid conversations with musicians, artists, actors, comedians, writers, directors and industry figures. Look out for new episodes every Monday and bonus episodes every Thursday. This podcast is fuelled by Fireball.

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English


Episodes

Episode 064: LINUS OF HOLLYWOOD (Singer/Songwriter/Producer)

7/17/2018
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Linus Dotson aka Linus Of Hollywood is Matt's guest this week on Life In The Stocks. The LA based singer-songwriter & producer has worked with a wide range of artists over the years including Puff Daddy, Cheap Trick, Smashing Pumpkins, Tim Burgess & ODB. He's also close friends with Jaret Reddick from Bowling For Soup and has worked with Jaret on the last few BFS records, and they have a comedy side-project together called Jarinus. In addition to all that, Linus is also in the band Nerf...

Duration:01:15:26

Episode 063: BEN OSMUNDSON (Zebrahead)

7/12/2018
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This week's podcast is a drunken chat from Slam Dunk festival with Ben Osmundson from Zebrahead. There's stories of kegger parties with Sublime and No Doubt, festival brawls with Slayer, and Matt shares what happened to him on his last night in LA back in May...

Duration:01:03:20

Episode 062: MONIQUE POWELL (Save Ferris)

7/8/2018
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Save Ferris singer Monqiue Powell joins Matt this week for an in-depth and powerful conversation that encompasses feminism, sexism & double standards in the entertainment industries, family, friendship, life, death, hope, dreams & inspiration, identity politics, social attitudes and a whole lot more. Buckle up and enjoy the ride with one of the most inspiring women in music.

Duration:01:19:43

Episode 061: DR AMIE HARWICK (Sex Therapist)

6/27/2018
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LA Sex Therapist Dr. Amie Harwick joins Matt for this week's episode of Life In The Stocks to dissect and discuss feminism, gender politics, sexual identity & the Me Too movement, and shed some expert light on the maelstrom of issues surrounding these areas - specifically in regards to the entertainment industries.

Duration:01:08:11

Episode 060: GAIL PORTER (Presenter)

6/18/2018
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This week's very special guest on Life In The Stocks is Scottish presenter and all-round lovely lady, Gail Porter. Gail has led an amazing life: she's been through all the highs and lows that a human being can go through and she's come out through it all with a smile on her face and love in her heart. She's a fighter and a survivor, and she joins Matt in this episode to talk all about her eventful life and career.

Duration:01:20:55

Episode 059 (Pt. 2): KATE LAWLER (Presenter)

6/12/2018
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Welcome to Part 2. of Episode 59 of Life In The Stocks with UK radio presenter Kate Lawler. In the second instalment of this epic two-parter, conversation turns to the Kerrang! Radio days and Kate's experience in the Big Brother house and the fame hurricane that followed in its wake.

Duration:01:10:52

Episode 059: KATE LAWLER (Presenter)

6/11/2018
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Welcome to Part 1. of Episode 59 of Life In The Stocks with UK radio presenter Kate Lawler.

Duration:00:56:28

Episode 058: DOUG STANHOPE (Comedian)

6/4/2018
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Celebrated controversial comedian Doug Stanhope joins Matt Stocks for Episode 58 of Life In The Stocks to talk comedy, drugs, family, marriage, abortion & more. You can catch Doug on tour in the UK throughout June - tickets are available from ticketmaster.co.uk

Duration:01:06:42

Episode 057: HANK WANGFORD (The Rock N Roll Doctor)

5/7/2018
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Country singer Hank Wangford has always had one foot in medicine and one foot in music, which is why he became known as the Rock N Roll Doctor. During the sixties and seventies Hank served as a personal doctor to the likes of Keith Moon, Keith Richards & Gram Parsons - Gram was actually responsible for switching Hank on to country music and inspiring his career as a country singer. In this week's episode of Life In The Stocks, Hanks shares his incredible life story with Matt, from growing...

Duration:01:26:30

Episode 056: DAN JOYCE (Dirty Sanchez)

4/30/2018
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The Dirty Sanchez saga continues on Life In The Stocks this week with original cast member Dan Joyce, aka the original shock idol. Dan joins Matt to share all his pre-Sanchez stories, from raving in gay bars to surfing on top of buses, through to his side of the Sanchez story and his thoughts on where the franchise might go from here. His name's Daniel Joyce...and this is his tale.

Duration:01:07:43

Episode 055: DAVE FORTMAN (Producer)

4/23/2018
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This week's guest on Life In The Stocks is Ugly Kid Joe guitarist and renowned record producer Dave Fortman. Dave sits down with Matt to discuss his history with UKJ and to share his stories from producing everyone from Evanescence to Slipknot, Snot, Mudvayne and many more.

Duration:00:57:56

Episode 054: BENJI WEBBE (Skindred)

4/17/2018
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Matt's longtime friend and birthday twin Benji Webbe is this week's guest on Life In The Stocks. The Skindred frontman recalls the night his band headlined Brixton Academy the night after the Bataclan incident in Paris and shares his thoughts on the debate that rages on around Eagles Of Death Metal frontman Jesse Hughes in the wake of that attack. Webbe also responds to his own media backlash and criticism following an altercation involving Baby Metal at the Kerrang! Awards in 2016, and...

Duration:01:20:42

Episode 053: STEVEN BATTELLE (LostAlone/Solo)

4/17/2018
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This was a Christmas Special with my good friend Steven Battelle that got accidentally taken down - so here it is, mid-April, in all its glory for your enjoyment.

Duration:01:39:34

Episode 052: JOE CARDAMONE (The Icarus Line/Solo)

4/10/2018
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This week's guest on Life In The Stocks is solo artist and performer Joe Cardamone, formerly of The Icarus Line. The topic of death comes up a lot, from the death of David Bowie and the effect his passing had on the musical community to the passing of Scott Weiland - Joe was actually on the tour that Weiland died on - and the tragic death of Joe's longtime friend and collaborator Alvin DeGuzman, which was still fresh on Joe's mind at this point. It's heavy duty stuff, but it's also...

Duration:01:21:25

Episode 051 (Pt. 2): PENNY RIMBAUD (Writer/Poet/Painter/Musician/Activist)

4/4/2018
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Welcome to Part Two of Episode 51 of Life In The Stocks with Penny Rimbaud. This second instalment covers everything from Crass and the punk movement to facism, libertarianism, capitalism, activism and importance of communication and unification. Thanks to Penny for being such a sage old sweetheart

Duration:01:00:59

Episode 051 (Pt. 1): PENNY RIMBAUD (Writer/Poet/Painter/Musician/Activist)

4/3/2018
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In Part One of this extra special two-part podcast with Penny Rimbaud, the writer, poet, painter, musician and activist talks to Matt Stocks about his early family life and growing up in 1960s Britain, his contempt for authority, his love for art and poetry, zen and meditation, and the time he met John Lennon - who presented him with a prize for his artwork. Be sure to check out Part Two as well.

Duration:01:06:22

Episode 050 (Pt. 2): GENE SIMMONS (Kiss)

3/21/2018
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Welcome to Part 2 of Episode 50 of Life In The Stocks with the illustrious Gene Simmons. The Kiss icon reveals all with unflinching, uncompromising honesty.

Duration:00:55:44

Episode 050 (Pt. 1): GENE SIMMONS (Kiss)

3/19/2018
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This archive interview from 2014 serves as a warm up round for Episode 50 of Life In The Stocks with the illustrious Gene Simmons. Enjoy!

Duration:00:34:34

Episode 049: ANDREW W.K. (King of Partying)

3/12/2018
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The self-proclaimed King of Partying is Matt's guest for Episode 49 of Life In The Stocks. Topics of conversation include family, upbringing, psychology, relationships, self-improvement, mental health, music, energy, physical activity, philosophy, life and death - and the interrelation of all of the above. Because when it's time to PARTY we will always PARTY HARD.

Duration:01:02:53

Episode 048 (Pt. 2): MATTHEW PRITCHARD (Dirty Sanchez)

3/7/2018
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In Pt. 2 of this epic two part podcast with Dirty Sanchez star and co-founder Matthew Pritchard, we discuss the disintegration of Dirty Sanchez and the years that followed, from hard partying with fellow Welsh celebrities (Howard Marks, Rhys Ifans, Charlotte Church) to depression & mental health and how Pritchard has switched his life around in recent years to become a vegan triathlete. It's an inspiring story worthy of your time.

Duration:01:04:38