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The Music Blitz: Winds of Plague destroy Chicago

February 21st, 2017

Evan J. Thomas caught up with Johhny Plague of Winds of Plague before their Valentines Day performance in Chicago. 


NOVA Talk 28: WorldWired

February 15th, 2017

This weekend brought us the Grammy Awards which always bring out something that's talked about for days and NOVA Talk is here to give you their thoughts and what they're still talking about.

Also up, can Don hold in his excitement from the official announcement of the WorldWired Tour featuring Metallica, Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat? Tune in to find out! (here's a hint: no)

Featured artist this week: Helpless Hearts


Swervecast 20: The Road to Eliminations

February 11th, 2017

Swervecast is back after a week off the airwaves. Lauren and I spend some time talking about Royal Rumble and John Cena's record-tying 16th championship, what Randy Orton winning the Royal Rumble means for the blue brands, and how historic is this PPV for the women's division with three matches on the same card. Pull up a chair, pop on some headphones, and get ready to enjoy a sensible chuckle here and there. It's the 20th episode of Swervecast, The Road to Eliminations!


NOVA Talk 27: Periwinkle

February 1st, 2017

Well, they're back but due to Nate's Tauntaun situation, he unfortunately could not be with Eric and Don this week but that's ok. This week, the guys discuss their thoughts on holograms possibly taking over for deceased musicians all due to the Dio being brought back as one for a few select shows. Also up, what's your dream tour? Tune in and find out what they said would be their dream tours on this weeks NOVA Talk episode!

Featured artists include  A Year In New YorkFrom First To Last, and Blank Slate


Swervecast 19: Ready to Rumble!

January 28th, 2017

It's been a month since Lauren and I have hit the podwaves for all of you, but we are back for another episode of Swervecast! Royal Rumble is right around the corner, and given we have so much to cover and you all enjoyed having a guest last time, we invited contributor to The Pit Media, David McDonald, to join us to discuss what we expect at the Rumble, how a title match ended up on the preshow, and whether or not Vince McMahon has a thing for chickens. It's always entertaining and even a bit smarky. It's Swervecast 19: Ready to Rumble!


The Music Blitz: A Year In New York

January 28th, 2017

Newbie Kailey Howell sat down with Michigan local indie band, A Year In New York, to go talk a little about the band and how it felt selling out a 400 cap venue being a local band in celebration of the release of their record "Forget Me Knots."


NOVA Talk 26: Boner Soup

January 17th, 2017

Coming in hot this week, the guys in NOVA Talk do something they thought they would never do on the show: talk about a trend that's been all over Facebook and causing some really interesting conversations. Also up this week, Chicago Open Air unleashed the dates and line up that will surely appeal to all rock and metal fans around.

This week, Eric is given the spotlight just to make him feel special. Tune in and find out what's in the world of our resident Jim Morrison.

Featured artists: The Balance FactorMan Eating Lion, and Standby Records artist, I Fight Fail


NOVA Talk 25: Happy New Year!

January 10th, 2017

Happy New Year from NOVA Talk! The guys are back and survived the end of 2016. Up this week are many musical discussions. Everything from their anticipated albums for 2017 to new tour announcements and even some heart breaking losses for 3 different bands.

They end things this week with a simple question: "What 2 bands would you love to see make a come back or reunite for 2017?" Who did they say? Tune in to find out!

Featured artists this week are Counter TheoryHelpless Hearts, and Veilside.


Upon Further Review 42: The Winter Solstice

January 5th, 2017

This week, Robert Blackburn joins Damien Dennis as the guest co-host of Upon Further Review as the duo discuss the Florida State victory over Michigan in the Orange Bowl and the depth of ACC men's basketball. Also joining UFR is Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu fight promoter Stan Myaskovskiy to promote this weekend's Checkmate Submission Only 4.5: The Winter Solstice event in Lake Linden, Michigan.



Swervecast 18: Beating a Dead Horse

December 28th, 2016

Swervecast returns to your podcast queue yet again. Joining Lauren and me and this week is Kate Foray, the founder of the Raw Breakdown Project! The three of us breakdown the final PPV of 2016, Roadblock, and go into detail about storylines that aren't great (Enzo/Cass/Rusev/Lana), storylines that are knocking it out of the park (Everyone in the Main Event scene), the revival of the Cruiserweight Division, and the dead horse that is Roman Reigns still getting booed. We also spend an ample amount of time discussing Kate's website, how it came to be, and what lies ahead for her website. Join us in sending 2016 off into the sunset for the last episode of Swervecast, Episode 18: Beating a Dead Horse.


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