Season 1

#079 - Dallas Taylor of Maylene and the Sons of Disaster & Underoath

Oct. 20, 2021

Dallas Taylor is best known for his time in Maylene and the Sons of Disaster. However, he was also the original vocalist of Underoath and is credited on the band's first 3 releases. In 2003 Dallas would step away from Undero…

#078 - Max Cavalera of Soulfly, Killer Be Killed, & more

Oct. 13, 2021

For over 30 years the Cavalera name has been mentioned in Metal. Max started Sepultura with his younger brother, Igor, in 1984. Since then, Max has been one of the busiest people in the metal world. Outside of his time in Se…

#077 - Tony Weinbender of The Fest

Oct. 6, 2021

The Fest is an annual music festival in Gainesville, Florida, organized by Tony Weinbender, formerly of No Idea Records. It is a predominantly punk rock and pop-punk festival, though there are also a good number of indie roc…

#076 - David & Bobby of Signs Of The Swarm

Sept. 29, 2021

Signs Of The Swarm, formed in 2014, is a Pittsburgh-based Deathcore band. David Simonich replaced CJ McCreedy on vocals in 2018 while Bobby Crow (who is a longtime member) handles drums and bass, currently, though the band h…

#075 - Sven de Caluwé of Aborted

Sept. 22, 2021

Aborted is a Belgian death metal/grindcore band formed in 1995. The group recently released their 11th studio album, "Mainacult", on September 10th through Nuclear Blast.

#074 - Scott Ian Lewis of Carnifex

Sept. 15, 2021

Carnifex is an American deathcore band from San Diego, California. Formed in 2005, they are currently signed to Nuclear Blast Records, and just released their 8th full-length studio album, "Graveside Confessions". You can fi…

#073 - Matty Mullins of Memphis May Fire

Sept. 8, 2021

We link up with Matty Mullins of the metalcore band Memphis May Fire for a second time on the podcast. Matty was first appeared on Ep #005 in April 2019, making Matty our first official repeat guest! MMF recently released tw…

#072 - Chad Johnson of Furnace Fest

Sept. 1, 2021

Furnace Fest originally ran in the early 2000s as a collection of punk, hardcore, metal, metalcore, and emo-type bands at the Sloss Furnaces in Birmingham, AL. If you have seen one of the festival's DVDs, then you know exact…

#071 - Aaron Pauley of Of Mice & Men

Aug. 25, 2021

Of Mice & Men (OM&M) is a metalcore/rock band from Costa Mesa, California. Founded in 2009 the band has seen insane success with chart-topping album releases and touring with some of rock's biggest drawing bands. Aaron Paule…

#070 - Roger & Rob of Love Is Red

Aug. 18, 2021

Love Is Red was a melodic hardcore band that originated in Florence Alabama in the year 2000 and eventually called Nashville Tennessee home for the rest of its existence. The band did extensive U.S. touring throughout the U.…

#069 - Ricky Hoover of Ov Sulfur/Ex-Suffokate

Aug. 11, 2021

You may Ricky Hoover from his time as the vocalist in the Deathcore band, Suffokate. Ricky spent 2008-2012 with that group, after parting ways Ricky explored the world of hair becoming a barber and opening his own barbershop…

#068 - Kayhan & Shibby of Yaujta

Aug. 4, 2021

Not only is Yautja a race of aliens in the Predator franchise, but it is also the name of a three-piece sludge metal/grindcore band from Nashville, TN. Having been around for over a decade, it was great for them to sign to R…

#067 - Justin Fornof of Wristmeetrazor

July 28, 2021

Wristmeetrazor is an American metalcore band that originally started as a solo project in Washington, D.C., United States, in 2017. Members are now located in Louisville, KY, Las Vegas, NV, Springfield, VA, and Newark, DE. R…

#066 - Mike Hranica of the Devil Wears Prada

July 21, 2021

Mike has been the frontman of the Dayton, Ohio metalcore band The Devil Wears Prada since its inception in 2005. The group has released 7 studio full-lengths, most recently The Act. Of those 7 albums, 6 of them have been ch…

#065 Douglas Robinson of The Sleeping / Night Verses

July 14, 2021

Douglas Robinson is a photographer, music nerd (in a good way), vegan, and dynamic frontman. Doug fronted The Sleeping (which included ex-members of the mid-90s metalcore band SkyCameFalling) from 2003-2012, with a few reuni…

#064 - Nicky & Alex of Nekrogoblikon

July 7, 2021

Nicky Calonne (Vocalist/Keyboard) and Alex Alereza (Guitar/Backing Vocals) are both members of the goblin melodic death metal band Nekrogoblikon based out of Los Angeles, California. The band has 4 full-length albums and too…

#063 - Ryan "Tuck" O'Leary of Fit For A King

June 28, 2021

Ryan O'Leary is most known for playing bass and doing clean vocals in the Texas metalcore band, Fit For A King, since joining the group in 2014. Ryan also started a podcast during the pandemic, has another band called "Off R…

#062 - Travis Richter & Lil Lotus of If I Die First

June 21, 2021

You may remember Travis Ritcher from his time playing guitar is From First To Last alongside Sonny aka Skrillex, playing in the grindcore band The Color Of Violence, or his time as the vocalist in The Human Abstract. Travis …

#061 - James Shotwell of Haulix

June 14, 2021

James Shotwell is the Director of Customer Engagement at Haulix (an online music promo software that can provide watermarking technology and tracking) as well as the host of the High Notes Podcast. James has also lent his wr…

#060 - Dino Cazares of Fear Factory, Brujeria, & More

June 7, 2021

Dino Cazares goes by the nickname "Riff Beast" and is best known for being a founding member of the industrial metal band Fear Factory. Cazares also spends some of his limited free time between other bands such as Brujeria, …

#059 - Bryan Giles of Red Fang

June 1, 2021

Bryan Giles is the Guitarist/Vocalist of the Portland Oregon "stoner" rock band Red Fang. having been formed in 2005 the band has released 4 studio albums, with their 5th one, "Arrows", dropping June 4th, 2021. The band has …

#058 - Frank Novinec of Hatebreed, Ringworm, & Terror

May 24, 2021

Frank is currently playing guitar in the scene staple, Hatebreed. Frank has put many years into hardcore and music having played in such bands as Ringworm and Terror to name just a few before he was invited into Hatebreed in…

#057 - Kyle & Chris of Bodysnatcher

May 19, 2021

Kyle Medina (vocals) and Chris Whited (drums) are part of the south Florida deathcore/metalcore band Bodysnatcher. The band really started to gain some notoriety last year after releasing their 2nd full-length, "This Heavy V…

#056 - JB Brubaker of August Burns Red

May 11, 2021

JB Brubaker picked up the guitar later than most and in 2 years August Burns Red wrote their debut album "Thrillseeker", yea we know VERY SURPRISING (more of those tidbits in this episode btw). JB has been the lead shredder …

#055 - Nik Nocturnal & Andy Cizek of Termina

May 5, 2021

Youtubers Nik Nocturnal and Andy Cizek make up the metal project, Termina. Nik is best known for his YouTube channel (which currently boasts over 400K subscribers) where he creates various heavy music content such as guitar …

#054 - Fella of Dreamshade

April 28, 2021

Fernando "Fella" Di Cicco is a guitarist for the Swiss-based Death Metal/Metalcore band Dreamshade. Since forming in 2006, the band has released 4 studio full-lengths. Most recently the group released "A Pale Blue Dot" this …

#053 - Buzz Osborne of Melvins

April 21, 2021

Buzz Osborne is the iconic wild-haired founder, frontman, and guitarist for the legendary band, Melvins. Melvins are an American rock band formed in 1983, in Montesano, Washington. Their early work was key to the development…

#052 - Jeremy Schaeffer of Earth Groans

April 15, 2021

South Dakota is not really known for music, but Jeremy Schaeffer is changing that. Jeremy is the founding member and vocalist for the Solid State Record's metalcore band, Earth Groans. In 2020 the band released 2 separate EP…

#051 - Scott & Jeff of Zao

April 7, 2021

Scott Mellinger (Guitar) and Jeff Gretz (Drums) are both members of the long running metalcore outfit Zao. The band needs no introduction, whether you are a 20+ year vet or a metalcore newbie, chances are you've heard someth…

#050 - 2 YEAR ANNIVERSARY 50TH EPISODE LIVESTREAM

April 1, 2021

We've been doing the podcast thing for two years now and now we are at episode 50. THE BIG 5 0! This week Alex and Lurk discuss the podcast and reflect on past guest and moments as well as discuss Lambgoat's history, the web…

#049 - David Bland of Full of Hell & Jarhead Fertilizer

March 24, 2021

David Bland is the drummer of the grindcore band Full of Hell from Maryland. David also plays drummer and lends his vocals to his Death Metal/Black Metal (with a splash of blast beats) side project, Jarhead Fertilizer releas…

#048 - Jesse & JT of ERRA

March 18, 2021

Jesse (Guitarist/Vocalist) and JT (Unclean/Clean Vocalist) of the progressive metalcore band, Erra, are the guest this week. Erra, named after the Akkadian god of war and plague, was originally formed in Birmingham, Alabama.…

#047 - Colin Young of God's Hate & Twitching Tongues

March 10, 2021

Colin Young is the vocalist and founding member of Twitching Tongues alongside his brother. Colin also plays drums for the metallic hardcore band God's Hate, which he founded with band's vocalist Brody King prior to his wres…

#046 - Kyle Anderson of Brand of Sacrifice

March 3, 2021

Kyle Anderson is the vocalist of the Toronto deathcore band, Brand of Sacrifice . Formed in late 2017/early 2018 the band has burst onto the music scene gaining an increasing fanbase even without touring for the entire past …

#045 - Kyle & Ryan of 156/Silence

Feb. 24, 2021

Kyle is the drummer and Ryan is the guitarist of the Pittsburg-based Metalcore band 156/Silence. The band released their debut album, "Irrational Pull" in mid-2020 and then a month later signed to Sharptone Records. We get d…

#044 - Chase Mason of Gatecreeper

Feb. 18, 2021

Chase Mason is the vocalist for Arizona-based Death Metal band, Gatecreeper. Gatecreeper released a surprise EP in January 2021 through Closed Casket Activities, however, since then the band has signed with Nuclear Blast. Wh…

#043 - Wes Eisold of American Nightmare & Cold Cave

Jan. 29, 2021

Wesley Eisold is the vocalist of the Cold Cave as well as hardcore band American Nightmare, Some Girls, XO Skeleton, and more. Join us as we go down memory lane in hardcore, a look into what Hollywood actually looks like rig…

#042 - Ryan, Liam, & Bryan of Degrader

Jan. 19, 2021

Ryan, Liam, & Byran make up 3/4s of the underground NuMetalcore/Deathcore/Metalcore band Degrader from Massachusettes. Degrader also has been featured on Lambgoat's review section for their 2017 EP "From the Inside Out". Tha…

#040 - Mark Holcomb of Periphery

Dec. 17, 2020

Mark plays guitar in the Progressive Metal/Djent band Periphery and is 1/2 of the duo Haunted Shores, a project that features Periphery founder Misha Mansoor. He is also a part-owner of the band's record label; 3DOT Recordin…

#039 - Luke & Dylan of Yashira

Dec. 9, 2020

Jacksonville, FL based Yashira saw early success signing to Good Fight Music and befriending bands like Zao before the band suffered a tragedy. Luke Barber (Bass/Vocals) & Dylan Mikos (Guitar) talk about overcoming the loss …

#038 - Salem Vex of Bloodbather

Dec. 2, 2020

Salem is the guitarist for Fort Lauderdale, FL-based Metalcore/Nu Metalcore/Deathcore band Bloodbather, who is currently signed to Rise Records. VIDEO: https://youtu.be/k4hq4hEkRzQ FOR MORE ON BLOODBATHER: IG: https://www.in…

#037 - Ben Koller of Converge & More

Nov. 25, 2020

Ben Koller is the Drummer for Converge, Mutoid Man, All Pigs Must Die, Killer Be Killed and many more. Killer Be Killed (A Supergroup made up of Ben, Greg Puciato, Max Cavalera, and Troy Sanders) just released their sophomor…

#036 - Chad Gailey of Necrot

Sept. 24, 2020

Chad Gailey is the drummer for the Oakland-based death metal band, Necrot. The band most recently has seen some success with the release of their sophomore LP "Mortal" through Tank Crimes Records. Video: https://youtu.be/4JG…

#035 - Willie Adler of Lamb of God

Sept. 15, 2020

Willie Adler is a guitarist of Lamb of God, an American heavy metal band from Richmond, Virginia. Formed in 1994 the band also consists of bassist John Campbell, vocalist Randy Blythe, guitarists Mark Morton, and drummer Art…

#034 - Shane & Eli of Curses

Sept. 8, 2020

Curses is a metalcore band from West Virginia. The band recently released their sophomore album "Chapter II: Bloom" through Sharptone Records on August 7th. FOLLOW CURSES: https://twitter.com/officialCURSES https://www.insta…

#033 - Mark "Barney" Greenway of Napalm Death

Sept. 1, 2020

Mark Andrew "Barney" Greenway is a British extreme metal vocalist who is the current lead singer of Napalm Death and a former member of Extreme Noise Terror and Benediction. Napalm Death is an English grindcore band formed i…

#032 - Finn McKenty of The Punk Rock MBA

Aug. 25, 2020

Finn McKenty is an American marketing strategist, music commentator, writer, and graphic designer who currently runs the YouTube channel The Punk Rock MBA and is director of marketing at the online education platform URM Aca…

#031 - Diamond Rowe of Tetrarch

Aug. 20, 2020

Diamond Rowe is the lead guitarist of Tetrarch. She is also the first African American to appear on the cover of major guitar publications such as Guitar World and more. Tetrarch is an American metal band from Atlanta, Georg…

#030 - Ryan Morgan of Misery Signals

June 23, 2020

Ryan Morgan is the lead guitarist of Misery Signals. The band is scheduled to release its latest album, "Ultraviolet" on August 7, 2020. This is the first record since reuniting with original vocalist Jesse Zaraska. Ryan als…

#029 - WIll Putney of END / Fit For An Autopsy

June 11, 2020

Will Putney is a New Jersy based Music Producer (Graphic Nature Audio) who spent the last hand full of years recording some of the scene's best bands (Every Time I Die, Knocked Loose, Thy Art Is Murder, etc to name a few). H…