Category: Podcasts

30th September 2020 0

Podcast Episode 87: Kragen Lum (Heathen) September 2020

By Howard 'H' Smith

In this Bollocast I chat to Kragun Lum of Heathen all about their awesome new album Empire Of The Blind. We talk about having to generate content, Heathen and their underdog label they have been unfairly tagged with and releasing an album in the middle of a pandemic.  Also included are news updates, reviews of reviews, reviews of press releases, reviews of unrecorded solo albums, comment on virtual festivals and a passionate defence of Metallica selling whiskey for hundreds of dollars. This Is Lockdown Protest Bollocks.

18th August 2020 0

Podcast Episode 85: Legendary Photographer Tony Mottram August 2020

By Craig

In¬†this¬†months¬†Bollocast¬†I¬†get¬†to¬†catch¬†up¬†with¬†a¬†friend.¬†It¬†is¬†many,¬†many¬†years¬†since¬†Tony¬†and¬†I¬†first¬†met¬†and¬†that¬†was¬†when¬†he¬†became¬†the¬†first¬†photographer¬†to¬†do¬†a¬†session¬†with¬†Acid¬†Reign¬†way¬†back¬†in¬†the¬†day.¬†Whilst¬†this¬†was¬†a¬†highlight¬†for¬†us¬†it¬†was¬†business¬†as¬†usual¬†for¬†Tony¬†as¬†he¬†had/has¬†photographed¬†anyone¬†and¬†everyone¬†in¬†the¬†world¬†of¬†entertainment¬†never¬†mind¬†rock¬†and¬†metal.¬†So¬†sit¬†back¬†and¬†listen¬†to¬†one¬†of¬†the¬†absolute¬†greats¬†of¬†the¬†industry¬†tell¬†it¬†like¬†it¬†is.   There¬†are¬†all¬†the¬†usual¬†ingredients¬†you¬†would¬†expect¬†from¬†a¬†Bollocast,¬†flights¬†of¬†fancy,¬†realism,¬†introspection,¬†honesty,¬†confusion,¬†exasperation,¬†criticism,¬†positivity,¬†negativity¬†and¬†contradictions.¬†¬†¬†   This¬†Is¬†Work¬†Email¬†Bollocks.

31st July 2020 0

Podcast Episode 84: Terry Butler (Obituary, Death, Massacre) and Whitney Moore

By Craig

This month I get to have a chat with a death metal legend. Terry Butler has played on some of the genres classic releases and we talk all about how they came about, band dynamics and what lies ahead.  Next I get to catch up with Whitney Moore. I was interviewed by Whitney for Tower Records so I decided to turn the tables and find out more about her story as a woman in the metal and rock scene. We also talk movies and one she has just completed that I will let her explain as I will do a terrible job.  Throw in a few news stories, reviews, recommendations, rants, reveals, renditions, realisations, revelations and any other words that begin with R.   This Is Mask Bollocks.

16th July 2020 0

Podcast Episode 83: Scott Holderby – Mordred July 2020

By Craig

This month I catch up with old friend locked down Mordred vocalist Scott Holderby.  New EP Volition has just dropped so we chat about releasing new music for the first time in years, the upcoming album, how life can get in the way and we also both share similar singing lesson stories.  As always there is plenty of gibberish, recommendations, complaints, moans, observations, opinions and pure rubbish that make up a Bollocast.  This Is Beth Roars Bollocks.