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E41 Coronavirus

Episode 41 has arrived and is ready for your quarantined ears! Due to the virus and wanting to be safe we decided to postpone any guests this week so its just Dylan and Jake chatting! We go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Mar 13th! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Support the safety of everyone else and stay home!

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Belmont - Reflections (Pure Noise)
  • Blueshift - Voyager (Independent)
  • Code Orange - Underneath (Roadrunner)
  • Gloves Off - Life (Upstate)
  • Invent Animate- Greyview (Tragic Hero)
  • Mundy's Bay - Lonesome Valley (Pure Noise)
  • Ocean Grove - Flip Phone Fantasy (UNFD)

 

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “Cottonmouth” - In Hearts Wake
  • “Beer Pressure” - Municipal Waste
  • “Cyanide Divinity” - Vatican
  • “Blood Wolf” - Dance Gavin Dance

 

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E40 Carbon Bandit

Episode 40 is a boofy one get READY! This week the boys in Carbon Bandit take a seat on the couch and chit chat with us! The Asheville, NC progressive metalcore trio talks to us about writing and releasing the self titled album and a few other things that have under their sleeves! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Mar 6th! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Support the boys of Carbon Bandit by checking out their self titled album, "Carbon Bandit"!

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Body Count - Carnivore (Century Media)
  • Dens - Taming Tongues (Facedown)
  • Downswing - Good Intentions (Stay Sick)
  • Hot Mulligan - You'll Be Fine (No Sleep)
  • Silverstein - A Beautiful Place To Drown (UNFD)
  • Viscera - Obsidian (Unique Leader)
  • Earth Groans - The Prettiest of Things (Solid State)

 

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “Embers” - Withdraw
  • “The Shadow” - Carbon Bandit
  • “Manaan” - Winter's Gate
  • “To The First Baptist Church of Jacksonville” - Evergreen Terrace
  • “Learn To Love The Lie” - Four Year Strong

 

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E39 Fault Union

THREE NINE (39) IN THE HOUSE! This week our friend, Jonah High, of Fault Union sits down with us! Jonah chats with us about the long history of the Gastonia, NC based metalcore band and what to expect from them now that their first single, "Lighthouse", is out! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Feb 28th! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Support the boys of Fault Union by checking out their last single, "Lighthouse", and their upcoming single (out 3/27), "Navigator"!

Albums reviewed this week:

  • All Cut Up - Derelict (Independent)
  • Be//Gotten - Love/Lust/Loath3 (StaySick)
  • Beneath The Massacre - Fearmonger (Century Media)
  • Five Finger Death Punch - F8 (Better Noise)
  • Four Year Strong - Brain Pain (Pure Noise)
  • Haunting Portraits - That Which Looks Far Away (Independent)
  • Saviour - A Lunar Rose (UNFD)

 

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “Tradition” - Thousand Below
  • “Lighthouse” - Fault Union
  • “The Anticipation” - Orthodox
  • “Loathe” - Left To Suffer
  • “Derelict” - All Cut Up

 

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E38 Jordyn Zaino

38 freaking episodes family! Joining us this week is the one and only, Jordyn Zaino! Jordyn sits down to chat with us on signing to Cardigan, going on tour and spicy nugs! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Feb 21st! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Go see Jordyn on tour this April and listen to her single, “A Civil War, but Like, Inside My Head”!

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Reflections - Willow (Independent)
  • The Amity Affliction - Everyone Loves You... Once You Leave Them (Pure Noise)
  • Polaris - The Death of Me (SharpTone)
  • Satyr - Locus (Independent)
  • The Word Alive - MONOMANIA (Fearless)
  • Words From Aztecs - SMiLE PAiNFULLY (Independent)
  • Landon Tewers - Ai640 Part 3 (Independent)

 

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “Suffer In Rhythm” - Dealer
  • “A Civil War, but Like, Inside My Head” - Jordyn Zaino
  • “Concrete” - This Wild Life
  • “Trilogy” - Silent Planet
  • “Apnea” - Currents

 

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E37 Fear Until Fury

Prepare yourselves for Episode 37! Joining us this week is rock rap group, Fear Until Fury, another Charlotte, NC native! The sweet dudes in FUF sit down with us to talk their new single, "Into The Asylum", the reason they play in a band and what's coming up for them! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Feb 14th! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Go support the dudes in FUF by checking out their newest single, "Into The Asylum."

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Beach Bunny - Honeymoon (Mom + Pop)
  • Dealer- Saint (Stay Sick)
  • Great American Ghost - Power Through Terror (eOne)
  • Hollywood Undead- New Empire, Vol. 1 (Dove & Grenade)
  • Le Butcherettes- Don't Bleed (Rise)
  • Suicide Silence - Become The Hunter (Nuclear Blast)
  • Tame Impala - The Slow Rush (Modular)

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “Wild Eyes” - Parkway Drive
  • “Into The Asylum” - Fear Until Fury
  • “Connect The Cuts” - Ice Nine Kills
  • “The Disease, The Decline and Wasted Time” - Eighteen Visions
  • “Dead Language” - Vanna

 

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E36 Janet Flights

Flight #36 is departing! Joining us this week is Charlotte, NC's own, Janet Flights! The fine gentlemen of Janet Flights sit down to chat their latest release, "E.T.K.O.", how the band started and where its headed! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Feb 7th! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Go give Janet Flights your support by checking out their debut EP, "E.T.K.O."!

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Green Day - Father of All Motherfuckers (Reprise)
  • Krosis - A Memoir of Free Will (Unique Leader)
  • Loathe - I Let It In and It Took Everything (SharpTone)
  • Orthodox - Let It Take Its Course (Unbeaten)
  • Sepultura - Quadra (Nuclear Blast)
  • Spanish Love Songs - Brave Faces Everyone (Pure Noise)
  • Cease All Control/Grit - The Red Split (independent)

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “Defender” - August Burns Red
  • “Thief in the Night” - Janet Flights
  • “Atlanta 1985” - HARM
  • “Memphis Will Be Laid To Waste” - Norma Jean
  • “Failure On My Lips” - Beloved

 

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E35 A Light Divided

Honestly blows my mind to say it but here is Episode 35!! Joining us this week is Winston Salem, NC rockers, A Light Divided! Jaycee and Colt from ALD chat with us about tour, their last album (Choose Your Own Adventure) and what's coming up for them in 2020! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Jan 31st! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Support A Light Divided and listen to their latest album, "Choose Your Own Adventure"!

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Bodysnatcher- This Heavy Void (Stay Sick)
  • Clint Lowery- God Bless The Renegades (Rise)
  • Leeched - To Dull the Blades of Your Abuse (Prosthetic)
  • Lorna Shore - Immortal (Century Media)
  • Savage Hands - The Truth in Your Eyes (SharpTone)

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “The Diary of Jane” - Breaking Benjamin
  • “Another Bar Fight In Brooklyn” - A Light Divided
  • “Fake It” - Seether
  • “Thieves” - Counterparts
  • “Disillusion in a Discordant System” - Acrania

 

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E34 Record Labels and Discoveries

E34 has been found; time for you to discover it! Joining us this week is Raleigh's own, Discoveries! The boys sit down and talk to us about record labels that were important to them and what to expect from Disco in 2020! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Jan 24th! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Go give the "Crossways" EP a spin or twelve and support our family in Discoveries <3

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Atena - Drowning Regret and Lungs Filled with Water (Independent)
  • Caspian - On Cirlces (Triple Crown)
  • Higher Power - 27 Miles Underwater (Roadrunner)
  • Novelists FR - C'est La Vie (SharpTone)
  • Silent Planet - The Night God Slept REDUX (Solid State)

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “Reptile” - Periphery
  • “Forest Fire” - Discoveries
  • “MZRY” - Crown the Empire
  • “Martyrs” - The Devil Wears Prada
  • “Find Forever” - Issues

 

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E33 Iconic Music Videos and East Viridian

E33 is here and its a heavy one! Bringing the heat with their new single, "Bane", Charlotte's own East Viridian join us to discuss Iconic Music Videos and what's going on with the band! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Jan 17th! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Give East Viridian all your love by checking out their new single, "Bane", and catching them at a show near you <3

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Earthshatter - 1135 (independent release)
  • Curiosity Kills - Can't Be Myself (independent release)
  • American Beauty - American Beauty (Mourning)
  • Anti-Flag - 20/20 Vision (Spinefarm)
  • Bleed The Sky - This Way Lies Madness (Art Is War)
  • Dragged Under - The World Is in Your Way (independent release)
  • Pinegrove - Marigold (Rough Trade)
  • Prospective - All We Have (Long Branch)

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “Am I a Fool” - Danny Worsnop
  • “Bane” - East Viridian
  • “One Foot in the Grave” - Jamie’s Elsewhere
  • “The Black” - Asking Alexandria
  • “Dangerous” - August Burns Red

 

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E32 - All Star Lineup and Empty

Y'all like comebacks? We got you a comeback on E32! Almost 8 months later, the boys in Empty return to chat with us about All Star Band Line-ups and their experiences on tour the last few months! We also go over the week's news in the scene and review new albums from Jan 10th! Albums reviewed and transition songs are listed below! Go support Empty by listening to their full length, "Hope And The Loss Of It", on all major streaming platforms <3

Albums reviewed this week:

  • Cauldron - Last Words: Screamed From Behind God's Muzzle (Independent)
  • Aim High - Garnet Eyes / Severed Ties (Saucewithspoons)
  • Grieve - The Product of Self Hatred (Independent)
  • Poppy - I Disagree (Sumerian)
  • Pressure Cracks - This Is Called Survival (War Against)

 

Transition Songs used this week:

  • “In Another Now” - While She Sleeps
  • “Prototype for Breathing” - Empty
  • “Impulse” - Northlane
  • “Nü Romantics” - letlive.
  • “A Grave Mistake” - Ice Nine Kills

 

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