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Musician, former television host, and podcaster Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed, Kingdom of Sorrow, Jasta and the former host of MTV's Headbanger's Ball) interviews your heroes every Monday and Thursday. The newest 15 episodes are always free, but if you want access to all the archives, watch live, chat live, access to the forums, and get the show a week before it comes out everywhere else - you can subscribe now at gasdigitalnetwork.com and use the code JASTA to save 15% on the entire network.
 
A podcast that features discussion of all things Hard Rock & Heavy Metal from the 1960's through today. Year in Review Shows, Top 5 Discussions, Radio Sucks Radio Shows and interviews with members of KISS, Alice Cooper, Ugly Kid Joe, Armored Saint, WASP, Great White, Vixen, Killer Dwarfs and many, many more! Proud part of Pantheon - the podcast network for music lovers.
 
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The Riff Beast himself Brian "Head" Welch Joins me on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! On this one we get into so much, Sobriety, Alf, and Heads new project Love and Death and their new album Perfectly Preserved. Check it out! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code JASTA10 at check out https://martyrstore.net use…
 
The Internets Busiest Music Critic, Anthony Fantano joins me on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! We get into how Anthony got into making content, some of our favorite projects and so much more! Check it out! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code JASTA10 at check out https://martyrstore.net use code JJ15 https://…
 
After a week of picking favorite debuts, we return to talk about greatest followups with Sensational Seconds! By now, you've most certainly heard of the dreaded "sophomore slum." While that term could be applied to many artist's second attempt, we're digging for the gold this week. There are a ton of great second albums in hard rock and metal histo…
 
Keith Buckley, Every Time I Die frontman joins me on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! On this one we talk about sobriety, touring, punishers and so much more, Check it out! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code JASTA10 at check out https://martyrstore.net use code JJ15 https://www.theimmortalcoffee.com use code …
 
Ola Englund, Riff Beast for The Haunted and prolific content creator joins me on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! We talk about how Ola keeps his work and family life separate as a work from home creator, Ola tells us about some of his favorite guitars and the things he looks for when he his a city on the road! Check it out! Support Our Spon…
 
Jimmy Bower of Eyehategod, Down, and Crowbar joins me on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! I give jimmy one of my best pitches as we hear about what comes next for jimmy Bower, music and otherwise! Jimmy and I also get into the supernatural, cooking, and some trippy experiences. Check it out! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.c…
 
This week we're talking about bands that never topped their debut with Best Firsts! While many legendary bands take a few albums to fully find their footing, there are certain cases where the artist put their best foot forward on their debut album. Bear in mind, these are purely our opinions and your mileage may vary but we feel pretty confident in…
 
Avenged Sevenfold Riff Rocker, Johnny Christ joins me on an all new episode of The Jasta Show! This one was a lot of fun as me and Johnny go through some of our favorite road stories, his podcast Drinks With Johnny and what he has been up too during the lockdown. We also talk about what's next for Johnny Christ and Avenged Sevenfold! Check it out! …
 
This week we're joined by Ron Keel for an insightful conversation on his career and future plans. As recently announced, Ron has been added to the roster for ROCKNPOD weekend taking place in Nashville this August. In this conversation, Ron talks about his early days in Nashville. Coming to Music City in 1979, Ron encountered a much different Nashvi…
 
One word, Charisma. We got Trevor Strnad frontman for The Black Dahlia Murder on the show! We got road stories for DAYS! Check it out! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code 15JASTA at check out https://martyrstore.net use code JJ15 https://www.ipvanish/jasta https://www.theimmortalcoffee.com use code JASTA21 Subscribe …
 
Billy Graziadei of the mighty Biohazard joins me on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! On this one we talk about some wild road stories, and we talk about how the path to being a "Rockstar" is way less glamourous than the rumors would tell you! Check it out! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code 15JASTA at check o…
 
All That Remains frontman, and defender of liberty Phil Labonte joins me on an all new episode of The Jasta Show! On this one we talk about the tumultuous political climate in America, and why Phil is taking his show on the road to Texas. We also talk about the future of all that remains, and some other projects we have coming down the pipeline. Ch…
 
This week we're taking a bite out of the Big Apple as Tony Mann joins to tell us why New York Rocks! Tony is a man of many talents; musician, author, filmmaker, designer, and writer. He started attending rock shows in New York City back in the early 70's. Over the years, Tony formed a bond with many artists that would go on to become legendary. Wit…
 
The legend himself R.A. The Rugged Man joins me on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! We get into some of our favorite movies, the crazy amounts of corruption in the music industry, politics and society in general, and some of our favorite moments in music! Check it out! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code 15JAS…
 
Sammy Satan himself, Sam Duet of Goatwhore joins me on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! If you want to stay away from politics or conspiracies this one is not for you, join Sammy and myself as we strap on our tinfoil hats and talk about everything from the election to vaccines, Check it out before you can't! Support Our Sponsors https://www.…
 
We're back this week to deliver all the news that's fit to spit with New Noize 13! So far, 2021 has been an active year for rock and metal news. In this episode we talk about some of the notable stories that have taken place recently. Def Leppard recently launched an online museum for their fans. This site contains images of passes, stage worn gear…
 
Actor/Singer/guitar player/ badass. Lorenzo Antonucci formerly of Sworn Enemy, is my guest on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code 15JASTA at check out https://martyrstore.net use code JJ15 Subscribe On GaS Digital https://gasdigitalnetwork.com/gdn-show-channels/the-jasta-show/ …
 
John Joseph of the legendary Cro-Mags is my guest on this all new episode of The Jasta Show! You know John always brings the heat and this one is a snapshot of America a few weeks before the 2020 presidential election election, Check it out ! 12.11.20 Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code 15JASTA at check out https://m…
 
We kick off the new year with a look and listen back at our favorite albums from the past year with Best of 2020! While last year absolutely sucked for the world, it didn't stop the release of tons of great rock and metal music. By our count, there were over 80 albums released in 2020 that deserved our attention. We've poured over them all and narr…
 
Yo! 2020 was terrible, but we got some massive bangers out of it! Here is part one of my Best Of 2020 music show you can usually only get on Patreon! check it out and subscribe for more content like this! Subscribe On GaS Digital https://gasdigitalnetwork.com/gdn-show-channels/the-jasta-show/ USE PROMO Code JASTA for a 2 week free trial. Follow Jam…
 
We're closing out 2020 with special guest Julian Gill as we talk The Best and Worst of 70's Judas Priest! The Metal God, Rob Halford, and his band of brothers started kicking our asses all the way back in 1974 and continue to do so today. While the vast majority of their catalog is considered essential, the first 5 albums hold a special place in ou…
 
The mighty Randy Blythe is my guest on this all new episode of the Jasta Show! On this epic marathon episode we get into so much stuff, new business opportunities, I pitch Randy some wild ideas, we talk Conan, killer music and so much more! Support Our Sponsors https://www.indiemerchstore.com/use promo code 15JASTA at check out https://martyrstore.…
 
We're back this week to pick our favorite bass and drum combos with our Rhythm Section Draft! While the singer and guitarist tend to get the most fanfare in bands, there's nothing like a groove being laid down by the bass and drums. When this unit is locked in, it can produce magical results. The rock genre has been home to some amazing rhythm sect…
 
We have a big announcement this week in an episode we're calling The Pantheon of Rock! In the nearly ten year history of Decibel Geek, we've been approached by several podcasting networks. While the offers were tempting, we've always shied away. However, we recently were approached by the Pantheon Podcast Network and, after a productive conference …
 
We're joined by Wally "Gator" Norton of the CGCM Podcast this week as we discuss The Best and Worst of Motley Crue! It's hard to believe that in the nearly 40 year history of this legendary Hollywood-bred band that only 9 proper studio albums exist from them. This week your three hosts pick their favorite and least favorite tracks from each Motley …
 
We're back this week to cover all the rock news that's fit to spit with New Noize v12! In a dark, crazy year there's still some interesting stuff going on in the rock and metal world and we're here to talk about it! AC/DC has electrified the music world again with the release of Power Up; a 12 track slab of new rock for your ears. This album has be…
 
We're back this week to present Our Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Part Two! If you thought last week's list was wacky, wait til you hear this! This week we're going from 2000-present. Like last week, we look at the list of official inductees from the Rock Hall and make our picks by comparison. Drawing on what bands were eligible each year, you can ima…
 
This week we give our take on a pretty divisive topic in music fandom as we present Our Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Part One! The good people at HBO reached out to us to help spread the word on the 2020 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction ceremony taking place November 7th on HBO Max. Inductees this year include Nine Inch Nails, The Doobie Brothers, an…
 
We return this week with a blast from the past with Rock Mag '87. In the 80's, one of the only sources of rock news and information were magazines. Rock magazine titans of the 80's included Metal Edge, Circus, and Hit Parader. In June of 1987, Hit Parader released their supersized anniversary issue. Featuring Ozzy Osbourne and Randy Rhoads on the c…
 
We're getting cerebral this week while talking about the hottest band in the land as we chat with the authors of KISS and Philosophy; a book that seeks to enlighten you in a rock and roll way. On the surface, you'd probably think that KISS songs are simply about groupies and having fun. To a point, you'd be right. However, as this book seeks to pro…
 
With the sad news this week of a legends passing, this week we are Remembering EVH. Eddie Van Halen passed away from cancer this week at age 65. The news shook the world impacted us personally. To help process this information, we decided to go live on Youtube and Facebook. It was a cathartic chat between ourselves and several guests that joined us…
 
This week we welcome back one of our favorite people to the show as we have a Conversation with Phil Shouse! As many know, Phil is one of the founders of Thee Rock n' Roll Residency here in Nashville. You also probably know that he's a member of both the Gene Simmons Band and the Ace Frehley Band. You may even know that Phil recently became a membe…
 
This week we're joined by special guest Ian Wadley to talk all the rock news that's fit to spit with New Noize 11! This is a mega-long, alcohol-fueled deep dive into a ton of rock and metal news so strap in! In this edition, we'll discuss news stories such as a possile new AC/DC album, the new Ace Frehley album Origins Vol.2, the recent death of Le…
 
We're back again to tease your brain and test your metal with Reverse Beat the Geek Week! Reverse? Well, this time we're switching it up as Chris Czynszak hosts the festivities this time as three DBG VIPs from Patreon take on Aaron Camaro in the only game show that goes to eleven! Will Aaron claim the new crown? Will the contestants beat our favori…
 
This week we bring you our in-depth chat with producer & engineer Mike Fraser. Mike's credit list is a Who's Who of rock and metal music. In this conversation, we talk to Mike about many of his notable projects. Getting his start at the legendary Little Mountain Studios in Vancouver in the early 80's, Mike Fraser was in good company right away; wor…
 
We try out something new as some of friends share their stories of a Brush with Greatness! In today's world of pre-planned, prepaid meet and greets, it's hard to find very many memorable stories of encounters with artists. This new series endeavors to talk to friends of ours that had genuine encounters (good and bad) with the artists. Joining us fi…
 
We're back this week with a fan-favorite as it's Beat the Geek Week! Originally launched during The Quarantine Sessions, this game show that goes to eleven quickly gained in popularity among Decibel Geek listeners. Your host Aaron Camaro brings some of the most brain busting rock trivia questions imaginable and this week is no exception. This week …
 
This week we're back with the third installment of Camaro's Cutout Bin! What is Camaro's Cutout Bin? Our host-with-the-most, Aaron Camaro, has a penchant for digging for musical gold in the form of CD's. He regularly combs through record stores, thrift stores, yard sales, etc for great rock and metal. He sometimes finds great stuff from classic ban…
 
We're taking things outside the box this week as we go on an ebay Treasure Hunt! Rock music and memorabilia collecting is as popular as ever these days with fans shelling out big bucks for stage worn items, autographed items, rare posters, and lots more. This week we're taking to ebay in search of some of the highest priced items from our favorite …
 
We're back this week to talk about all the rock news that's fit to spit with New Noize v10! There's definitely been some wacky and interesting news in the rock world in recent weeks and we're going to break it all down for you and give our unfiltered opinions! Several relevant KISS-related stories and rumors have been in the ether recently. In this…
 
With our scheduled guest unable to join us we decide to kick back, drink a few, and talk about how we were Raised on KISS! In this discussion we share some stories from throughout our personal KISStory. From being ostracized by fellow students to concert memories to remembering where we were during landmark moments in the band's history, it's funny…
 
We welcome back Bakko from the Cobras and Fire podcast to join us as we list our KISS Top 10 Bottom 10! In addition to his hosting duties, Bakko has been a longtime writer for the Decibel Geek website. Recently, he put out an article ranking every song in the KISS catalog; not an easy feat! As with most lists, it's reflective of the writer's person…
 
Former KISS guitar tech Barry Ackom joins us this week to share some incredible KISS Road Stories! Hired on to work for the band during the Alive! tour, Barry would pull double duty doing guitar tech work for both Paul Stanley and Ace Frehley. His tenure with The Hottest Band in the Land lasted through Alive II around 1978. Barry had a front row se…
 
We kick off KISSmas in July with a special KISS-themed version of The Quarantine Sessions! This week we're joined by host of the InObscuria Podcast Kevin Williams! Aside from his podcasting duties, Kevin is a member of The Swear. The band will release 'The Clinic and the Sane' on July 17th and you'll get a sneak peak in this episode! As always, we'…
 
Author and host of The Classic Metal Show Chris Akin joins us this week for The Quarantine Sessions Vol15! The Classic Metal Show has been in existence for over 25 year and, in that time, entertained and offended a lot of people. There are no punches pulled and opinions are doled out mercilessly. Chris Akin's background in radio pushed him into the…
 
Ralph Viera (aka Dr. Fukk) joins us this week for The Quarantine Sessions Vol14! Known for many things including the bands Thrash or Die and Combat as well as the AlmostHuman56 Youtube channel and, previously, The Rock & Metal Combat podcast, Ralph has blazed quite a trail in the rock and podcasting worlds. With over 17,000 subscribers and over 10 …
 
The Canadian Heartbreaker, Lee McCormack joins us this week for The Quarantine Sessions Vol13! Aside from his hosting duties at the Tramps Like Us: A Bruce Springsteen podcast, Lee is also a working musician. With a significant background in Rockabilly music and a style all his own, Lee wears his influences on his sleeve. If you dig The Stray Cats,…
 
Eightball vocalist David Bush is our special guest this week for The Quarantine Sessions Vol12! Eightball's new album Love Struck will be released in June of 2020. You can get more information at https://www.eightballrocks.com/. As always, we're answering YOUR listener-submitted questions. Topics covered this week include Wrathchild America, female…
 
We're joined by a Decibel Geek legend this week as Shane "The Mooger Fooger" Paisley joins us for The Quarantine Sessions Vol11! If you've listened to Decibel Geek for any amount of time you're more than familiar with The Mooger Fooger as he's named pretty much every week during our Geeks of the Week segment. Who is this mystery man and how did he …
 
Rock photographer Mike G of MDG Rock Photography joins us this week for The Quarantine Sessions Vol10! Mike has been a staff photographer for many years and has taken some amazing live shots of many rock icons. You can check out his work at www.mdgrockphotography.com as well as the Decibel Geek Instagram account. This week we touch on a myriad of t…
 
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