EP 275 | Chris Wiseman

EP 275 | Chris Wiseman

Chris Wiseman is the guitarist for Currents and Shadow of Intent. He also runs his own studio in Beacon, New York where he’s worked with Shrine of Malice, Dread, and many more. ON THIS EPISODE: 2:21 – Classical influence 20:27 – Knowing when to listen to the voice in your head 28:48 – Shadow of Intent being indie vs. Currents …

EP 274 | Jay Maas

EP 274 | Jay Maas

Jay Maas is producer, mixer, mastering engineer, entrepreneur, and musician who owns Getaway Recording Studio and was the founder of the melodic hardcore band, Defeater. He’s worked with bands like Counterparts, Somos, Bane, Title Fight, and many more. ON THIS EPISODE: 3:21 – Drummers who are scared of the click 8:01 – Drum sample libraries 23:14 – Jay’s new normal …

EP 273 | Matt Halpern

EP 273 | Matt Halpern

Matt Halpern plays drums for Periphery, is a world-renowned clinician, podcast host, entrepreneur, and co-founder of GetGood Drums. ON THIS EPISODE: 2:58 – Making the most out of quarantine 18:43 – Dealing with anxiety  28:49 – Communication and practice 37:29 – Routine and health 1:01:09 – Breathing techniques 1:11:25 – Mindfulness meditation 1:18:22 – Diet and exercise  1:31:08 – Healthy …

EP 272 | Johnny Crowder

EP 272 | Johnny Crowder

Johnny Crowder is a vocalist/entrepreneur known for his bands Dark Sermon and Prison as well as the mental health startup he founded, Cope Notes. He’s given a TED Talk, works with NAMI, and is an outspoken advocate for mental health. ON THIS EPISODE: 16:49 – Are the arts a magnet for mental illness? 33:19 – Undiagnosed mental illness 38:20  – …

EP 271 | Bob Clearmountain

EP 271 | Bob Clearmountain

Bob Clearmountain is a legendary engineer, mixer, and producer who has worked with iconic artists such as David Bowie, Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, The Rolling Stones, Guns N Roses, and many more. It’s a rare opportunity to sit down with someone of his stature (because, well, hardly anyone on the planet has the resume that Bob does)- someone who can …