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Dredged from the swamps of unincorporated King County, Metal Shop is the heaviest show on the airwaves! Get a dose of free mental therapy, and bang your head with the Metal Tribe!

Dredged from the swamps of unincorporated King County, Metal Shop is the heaviest show on the airwaves! Get a dose of free mental therapy, and bang your head with the Metal Tribe!
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Dredged from the swamps of unincorporated King County, Metal Shop is the heaviest show on the airwaves! Get a dose of free mental therapy, and bang your head with the Metal Tribe!




Metal Shop Interviews Ghost Ship Octavius

Ghost Ship Octavius returns to the studio to chat with Kevin and Ian about the crowdfunding efforts on their new album they debut two brand new songs!

Duration: 00:20:28

Metal Shop Interviews Tony MacAlpine, Pete Griffin and Gergo Borlai

This was truly a "We're not worthy" Wayne's World moment for us, as all three musicians we got to interview this past Saturday night are mind-blowingly amazing at what they do. Tony MacAlpine is a seasoned veteran in the guitar world and he played a show this past weekend at El Corazon. He is joined by bassist Pete Griffin and drummer Gergo Borlai. Listen in and get schooled!

Duration: 00:44:24

Metal Shop Interviews Wormwitch

Wormwitch will be coming to town on November 1st with The Black Dahlia Murder, Suffocation, Exhumed and Decrepit Birth. Not bad for a second tour ever! Check out our interview with the band and go see them live at Studio Seven !

Duration: 00:06:54

Metal Shop Interviews Max Cavalera (Soulfly, Nailbomb, ex-Sepultura)

Max Cavalera and his band Soulfly are returning to the Northwest on Tuesday October 10th to perform the classic Nailbomb album "Point Blank" at Studio 7. We chatted with Max about the tour and the possibility of a future Nailbomb release. Enjoy!

Duration: 00:14:52

Metal Shop Interview Brody King (singer of God's Hate / pro wrestler)

Brody King is the true definition of a badass! Not only is he a killer pro wrestler who just made his Seattle debut for DEFY this past Friday, but he is also the singer of the crushing band GOD'S HATE! We had the chance to sit down with Brody and talk a bit about what it's like to be both a metal vocalist and a professional ass kicker. Enjoy !

Duration: 00:14:00

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass: Episode 118 - The Boys Are Back In Town

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass returns!! We discuss our lives and what we've been up to over the summer, including a few show reviews and Ryan updates us on the progress with the new LB! record! Modified Ghost fest announces their first few bands (Carcass, Bloodbath), Kevins t-shirt collection and the difference between hoarders and "collectors." Tons of new music previews this week from Winds of Plague, Archspire, live Iron Maiden, and even the theme song Jamey Jasta wrote for the Howard Stern...

Duration: 00:44:54

Metal Shop Flashback - Epic Interviews

We're doing a little something different this week on the podcast. We have some pretty awesome interviews in our archive that we thought it would be fun to revisit. I'm sure a lot of you will be hearing these for the first time. This week, all 3 of the interviews just happen to be from 2012! The first interview on the podcast is with Deicide drummer and overall badass Steve Asheim. Contiuning with the theme of sick death metal drummers, next up we included our interview with Cannibal Corpse...

Duration: 00:24:43

Metal Shop Interviews OLD IRON

Badass local band OLD IRON joined us in studio to talk about their brand new album Lupus Metallorum !

Duration: 00:31:10

Metal Shop Interviews Joe Duplantier from GOJIRA

Prior to their opening set for Metallica on August 9th, Kevin and Ian from Metal Shop got to sit down with Joe Duplantier from the almighty GOJIRA!

Duration: 00:11:25

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass - Episode 117: Metal Photographer Neil Lim Sang

This week on the podcast we talked with an amazing dude and an incredible photographer Neil Lim Sang! Listen up to get a peek inside the brain of this true artist.

Duration: 00:17:37

Metal Shop Interviews WILT

Local badasses WILT are touring Europe this summer and it's gonna be sweet ! We sat down with the entire band and chatted about their big trip and played songs from their brand new album!

Duration: 00:28:07

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass: Episode 116 - Scumbags Of Summer

Welcome back! On this episode we talk about how Ryan is missing due to the fact that he's working on the debut album from his band LB! (Pound). We're stoked! Kevin has been busy going to shows - he saw Deftones, He whose ox is Gored and Helms Alee and it's his Birthday week (old man!), while Ian has been having some allergy issues and working on a ton of work projects. In metal news - Behemoth has a fill in drummer this summer, we play a jazz version of "Enter Sandman," the first crop of...

Duration: 00:37:54

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass - Episode 115: "Putrid Grime and Gore"

Welcome back! This week we discuss Wonder Woman, the Lita Ford, Cryptopsy and Angelcorpse shows, Ian goes to the doctor, Ryan goes to Canada, we preview new songs by Mutoid Man, The Faceless, CKY and Venom Inc, we unveil the Summer Slaughter lineup and Seattle show date, R.I.P Big Val, Suicidal Tendencies gets shut down and Ian goes hard on the Brutal Poetry Too Hot For Radio segment to end the podcast.

Duration: 00:23:47

Metal Shop Interviews Beltfed Weapon and Ghost Ship Octavius!

Members of Beltfed Weapon and Ghost Ship Octavius stopped by to give us all the dirt their upcoming shows!

Duration: 00:41:22

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass - Episode 114: Do The Trick

Germs at the gym, things that punk rockers put in themselves, how to buy illigal things with paypal, Chris Cornell, odd places to put australian aboriginal instruments.

Duration: 00:45:34

Metal Shop's Interviews Joe Grindo about NW Terrorfest 2017!

We were joined tonight by NW drummer extraordinaire JOE GRINDO from bands such as Theories, Samothrace, SKARP and Book Of Black Earth. He came up to tell us more about the first annual upcoming NW Terror Fest happening June 15th-17th on Capitol Hill at Neumo's, Barboza and The Highline. We play a ton of NW Terrorfest bands like Goatwhore, Wolves In The Throne Room, Cephalic Carnage, Old Iron and more. Joe also teams up with Ryan in this segment to bring us a particularly lovely edition of...

Duration: 00:33:32

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass - Episode 113 : "Kevin Kicked Me In The Head"

Welcome back ! This week on the podcast we discuss the following things - Tacos, Fatso Jetson, the Killswitch Engage and Anthrax show, Devils Hunt Me Down's sold out High Dive show, pitspreading, Ian cleaning his house, Ian peeing his bed, allowances, Motorhead's new IPA's, new music by Acacia Strain, Municipal Waste, Wolfbrigade, Iced Earth and Decapitated, how Kevin kicks everyone in the head in the pit, James Hetfield helping out a band in need, Zakk Wylde is back with Ozzy, Baroness is...

Duration: 00:53:08

Metal Shop interviews Troy Sanders of Mastodon

Metal Shop interviews Troy Sanders live in Seattle! We talk about the new Mastodon Record, Emperor Of Sand, his favorite songs to play live and some of his more formative years in metal and punk. According to Troy, he's heading back into the studio with his former grind band, Social Infestation to record a new full length record! He gives some love to the NW, and tells us about his scars. Hit play now!

Duration: 00:43:26

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass - Episode 112: Thistles in the Pooper

Kevin gets weird with a game of would you rather, The Beard forgets a VERY important date, new music from Dimmu Borgir and a few others, Metallica has a special contest for local bands and Ian gets a new grill.

Duration: 00:40:32

Metal Shop Interviews Gatecreeper vocalist Chase Mason

Kevin had the chance to sit down with Chase Mason, frontman of badass up and coming Arizona death metal band GATECREEPER ! Check out the interview to hear some of their music !

Duration: 00:14:24

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