Episodes

Jen Ledger Returns

2/16/2020
Fan and Godspeed favorite Jen Ledger returns! We talk about brand new single "My Arms", when we can expect a full length solo record, and of course the legacy of Skillet. Follow @skilletmusic and @jenledger for tour dates!

Duration:00:23:01

The He Is We Episode

2/16/2020
The wonderfully funny and talented Rachel Taylor of He is We joins this week to discuss some things heavy and some things light. New hew song is "Amazing Grace" available now! Follow @heiswemusic

Duration:00:31:49

Derek Sanders kick starts our rock n' roll hearts

2/9/2020
Best known as vocalist for Mayday Parade, Derek Sanders has released his first solo EP, My Rock and Roll Heart, five cover songs that shaped him as a musician. We break the EP down, track by track, and we may get a little sidetracked talking about the genius of Chris Carrabba.

Duration:00:20:31

The Lindsay Latimer Episode

2/9/2020
Lindsay Latimer has drawn comparisons to Lorde, Tove Lo, and many other gigantic names in the music industry. I believe she is one of Nashville's best kept secrets! Let's hope that her EP Little Tiny Oceans doesn't keep her a secret for much longer. @lindsaylatimer

Duration:00:30:29

The Bert McCracken Episode

2/2/2020
This is a big one folks. Do I need to say much more than Bert Mc-freaking-Cracken.

Duration:00:25:27

The Doug E. Doug Episode

2/2/2020
Actor/producer/writer and now first time novelist Doug E. Doug joins today. We talk about Fall of '87, his debut novel as well as take a deep dive into the films that made him a star. We even get into what he learned from working with major stars such as John Candy, Ray Liotta and Christina Ricci. Grab Fall of '87 available now on Amazon

Duration:00:29:40

End Times Anxiety with Dan Koch

1/26/2020
Did you read the Left Behind series? Did your youth group love to talk about the rapture? Did your parents ever take a little too long at the store and therefore you just knew they had been taken up to heaven without you and that candy bar you stole from Publix probably just dammed you to endure seven years of tribulation? We've all been there. Dan Koch is the host of You Have Permission, a podcast currently exploring end times anxiety through a series of in-depth and revealing interviews....

Duration:00:00:04

The Mark Stuart Episode

1/19/2020
Mark Stuart's instrument was his voice. It packed stadiums, won Grammy's, and changed lives. Then one day, his voice was gone. Stuart was the co-founder and frontman of Audio Adrenaline for most of his life. Today Mark's story has been detailed in his new book Losing My Voice to Find It: How a Rock Star Discovered His Greatest Purpose. Visit HandsAndFeetProject.org to check out the book and see how you can become involved in Mark's Haiti outreach.

Duration:00:40:06

To Hell With Hustling with Jefferson Bethke

1/13/2020
Many of you know Jefferson Bethke from his internet famous video Why I Hate Religion But Love Jesus. Did you know he's also a best selling author? His latest is To Hell With The Hustle: Reclaiming Your Life in an Overworked, Overspent, and Overconnected World and it's one of the best books you'll read this year. Visit JeffandAlyssa.com to pick up To Hell With The Hustle.

Duration:00:16:40

The Convey Episode

1/8/2020
Making a splash in the LA music scene, binging Watchmen and dodging inappropriate encounters with Chevelle fans is all in a day's work for Luke Dennis and Jahan Rajabi of Convey. Their new record is City of Skin and Light, out now! Be sure to follow @conveyband for updates!

Duration:00:26:03

The Convey Episode

1/8/2020
Making a splash in the LA music scene, binging Watchmen and dodging inappropriate encounters with Chevelle fans is all in a day's work for Luke Dennis and Jahan Rajabi of Convey. Their new record is City of Skin and Light, out now! Be sure to follow @conveyband for updates.

Duration:00:26:03

Tangents and Terrors with Blaise Beyhan

1/2/2020
Blaise Beyhan fronts NYC alt pop outfit MissYou. Their new single is "notthatdeep" and it'll get stuck in your head for days. Blaise and I do not stay on topic, therefore he has become one of my new favorite people to talk to. Anyone who can follow my tangents on Kurt Cobain, Taking Back Sunday and Senses Fail deserves all the air time he needs. Follow @missyou_music and visit MissYouMusic.com for tour dates and more.

Duration:00:34:48

Real Talk with Loose Talk

12/18/2019
One would usually see guitarist Christian McAlhaney and bassist Deon Rexroat slaying stages across the world with Anberlin and Acceptance, but did you know they are pioneering their own genre, Blackened Blues, with their duo LOOSE TALK? Their new single is "Iron Heel", a downright dirty southern banger. We talk the pros and cons of banking on your other bands' names, political music and of course, Jared Leto. Follow @loosetalk on Instagram and visit LooseTalkMusic.com to hear "Iron Heel"...

Duration:00:31:51

The Ashland Episode

12/11/2019
Asia Marie Dupuy and Aaron Wood from Rise Records duo Ashland dive deep into mental health struggles, their new record Over the Moon and what makes a good horror film. Follow @ashlandofficial for tour dates!

Duration:00:28:29

The Northlander Episode

12/4/2019
You may know vocalist Chris Ratzlaff from the heavy heavy chug chug mainstays Fallstar, but today we celebrate the release of Forces of Light, the new record from his labor of love project Northlander (Facedown Records). Chris and I talk about how his depression led to the lyrics of Forces of Light, what music he used to pull himself out of that darkness and why Taking Back Sunday was it's strongest during the Fred era. Follow @northlandermusic for updates and grab Forces of Light out now...

Duration:00:33:41

The Nick Thomas Episode: Mental Health and Podcast Love

11/27/2019
The Spill Canvas frontman talks therapy, songwriting and offers his favorite podcasts.

Duration:00:31:27

The Return of Cory Wells

11/20/2019
Cory Wells has been hailed as the new torch bearer in emo music. Is he up to the task!? I talk to Cory about debut expectations and what it was like working with the king of emo himself, Chris Carrabba. Cory Wells' new record is The Way We Are, out now on Pure Noise Records. Follow @corywellsofficial for tour dates and more.

Duration:00:29:10

Mercedes Horn of Courage My Love Returns!

11/13/2019
Mercedes Horn of Courage My Love on the pros and cons of social media. The trio's latest track is "Slow Motion" and it's a banger! Keep up with the trio at ILoveCourageMyLove.com and @couragemylove

Duration:00:37:25

My New Friendish Kelly Needham

11/6/2019
Author Kelly Needham drops in to talk about her new book Friendish: Reclaiming Real Friendship In A Culture of Confusion. Visit KellyNeedham.com to order!

Duration:00:26:58

Aaron Gillespie Returns

10/30/2019
The Almost dropped a surprise album this month! Fear Caller is Gillespie's best work to date so naturally we talk about what books inspire him, why Underoath won't make Define the Great Line Part 2 and why he doesn't care about being famous. Pick up Fear Caller, out now on Fearless Records. Follow Gillespie @AaronRGillespie and @TheAlmostOfficial

Duration:00:43:10