Episodes

Derrick Blackman (Some Black Guy from YouTube)

Nov. 25, 2019

Doc welcomes YouTube star, Derrick Blackman, to the show and they go deep talking about everything from how Derrick got into being a YouTuber, his background as a musician and getting into metal, the "Anti-SJW" vs "Woke" cul…

Steev Esquivel (Skinlab, Re:Ignition, Dedvolt)

Nov. 13, 2019

Doc welcomes Skinlab vocalist and bassist, Steev Esquivel, to the show and they talk about meeting each other in the late 90s, his early days with thrash metal band, Defiance, the downturn in thrash leading to the groove met…

Dave Peters (Throwdown)

Nov. 6, 2019

Doc welcomes Throwdown founder and vocalist, Dave Peters, to the show and they talk about Dave's approach to social media and interest in politics, how Throwdown started with him as a guitarist and eventually the singer, wha…

Jason Costa (All The Remains, ex-Diecast)

Oct. 29, 2019

Doc welcomes All That Remains drummer, Jason Costa, to the show to talk about their collective belief in aliens, his early days coming up in the Boston hardcore scene as a metalhead, how he developed his playing style, his t…

Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed)

Oct. 15, 2019

On this very special 100th episode of The Ex-Man podcast, Doc welcomes Hatebreed vocalist and Jasta Show podcast host Jamey Jasta and they talk about Hatebreed's place in the NWOAHM, the state of rock radio, dealing with pol…

Phil Labonte (All That Remains, ex-Shadows Fall)

Oct. 7, 2019

Doc welcomes All That Remains vocalist, Phil Labonte, on the show for the third time to discuss his entry into the metal scene as a guitarist and then a vocalist for death metal band Perpetual Doom, his time with Shadows Fal…

What Makes Tool Special? With Crash Thompson (The Rock Critic)

Oct. 1, 2019

Doc welcomes YouTube music Crash Thompson aka The Rock Critic to the show to discuss the modern state of music criticism, the new Tool album Fear Inoculum, and how Tool engages outside of the norms of the rest of the industr…

Joshua Travis (Emmure, Glass Cloud, ex-Tony Danza Tapdance Extravaganza)

Sept. 24, 2019

Doc welcomes Emmure guitarist, Joshua Travis, to the show and they talk about his time with The Tony Danza Tapdance Extravaganza, how he developed his sound, the genesis of "the yuck", his early guitar influences, his time w…

Myke Terry (Volumes, ex-Bury Your Dead, ex-Cassius)

Sept. 19, 2019

Doc welcomes Volumes vocalist Myke Terry to the show to talk about coming up in the Richmond, VA metalcore scene with his first band Cassius, how he joined Bury Your Dead, developing his vocal style and experimenting with si…

Rob Arnold (Chimaira, The Elite)

Sept. 9, 2019

Doc welcomes Chimaira lead guitarist, Rob Arnold, to the show to talk about Rob's disappearance from the public eye after quitting Chimaira, the early days of Chimaira, evolving from nu-metal to the NWOAHM, the backlash of b…

Justin Whang (YouTuber, Jynx, ex-PUi)

Aug. 20, 2019

Doc welcomes YouTuber and Jynx guitarist, Justin Whang, to the show to talk about how Doc and Justin met when he was in his former band, PUi, how he began creating content for YouTube, the modern state of social media, the c…

John Dyer Baizley (Baroness)

Aug. 1, 2019

Doc welcomes Baroness frontman/guitarist and visual artist, John Dyer Baizley, to the show to talk about Baroness' creative process, his philosophy as an artist, feelings on fame, what inspired him to make creative work his …

Finn McKenty (The Punk Rock MBA)

July 16, 2019

Doc welcomes host of The Punk Rock MBA YouTube show, Finn McKenty, and they talk about his history as a blogger writing under the satirical alias, Sgt. D, how he fell in love with marketing and business, how a job working at…

Chris Cain (Bad Wolves, ex-Bury Your Dead)

July 8, 2019

Doc welcomes fellow Bad Wolves guitarist, Chris Cain, to the show and they talk about how Chris got into guitar, growing up in Iowa, falling into the hardcore/metalcore scene and almost immediately hitting the road with Too …

Jerry Clubb (Manager of Suicide Silence)

June 19, 2019

Doc welcomes artist manager of the band Suicide Silence, Jerry Clubb, to talk about dabbling in fantasy sports, his time working for Prosthetic Records, discovering Suicide Silence as a young local band in Southern Californi…

David Silveria (BI•AS, ex-Korn)

June 3, 2019

Doc welcomes ex-Korn and current BI•AS drummer, David Silveria, on the show and they talk about how his new band, BI•AS, got off the ground, his evolution in approaching drum tones, dealing with a devastating back injury and…

Discussing Lords of Chaos w/ Scott Ian Lewis (Carnifex)

May 23, 2019

Doc welcomes Carnifex vocalist, Scott Ian Lewis, to discuss the new film, Lords of Chaos , based on the book of the same name, about the history, music, and controversial crimes committed by the Norwegian Black Metal band, M…

Chris Dudley (Underoath)

May 14, 2019

Doc speaks with Underoath keyboard player, Chris Dudley, about meeting and touring together in 2003, their love for Jimmy Eat World, Underoath's role as a trailblazer bringing keyboards into the hardcore scene, what it was l…

Mark Morton (Lamb of God)

May 3, 2019

Doc welcomes Lamb of God lead guitarist, Mark Morton, to the show and they talk about Mark's unique playing style, what it's been like to develop the live show for his solo band, what inspired him to branch out and do a solo…

Doc Coyle Q&A feat. Thomas Crawford & Matt Neufeld

April 24, 2019

In Part 2 of last week's episode where Doc interviewed Ex Man listeners, the roles are reversed and Doc answers questions from Ceraphym guitarist, Thomas Crawford, and criminal defense attorney, Matt Neufeld. This episode fe…

Doc Interviews the Ex-Man Listeners (Matt Neufeld and Thomas Crawford)

April 18, 2019

In a very unique episode of the Ex-Man, Doc speaks with two listeners and fans of the podcast. First, Doc converses with Matt Neufeld, a defense attorney from Texas, about why he likes the Ex-Man podcast, how he got into law…

Ben Weinman (ex-Dillinger Escape Plan, Suicidal Tendencies)

March 25, 2019

Doc welcomes former Dillinger Escape Plan founder and guitarist Ben Weinman and they talk about how he got the gig playing with Suicidal Tendencies, what Suicidal meant to him growing up, how the scene Dillinger came up in i…

David Ellefson (Megadeth, Altitudes & Attitude)

March 8, 2019

Doc welcomes legendary bassist of Megadeth, David Ellefson, and they talk about Dave quitting heroin, recognizing great feel in other musicians, the differences between Megadeth and Metallica, being on the forefront of digit…

Discussing NBA, Anthony Davis & Free Agency w/ Nelson Blake

Feb. 21, 2019

On this NBA only podcast, Doc welcomes guest, Nelson Blake II (DC & Marvel Comics), to discuss the controversy surrounding Anthony Davis' trade request, the hypocrisy around differing criticism of other players as well as fr…