Vox&Hops Metal Podcast

Matt McGachy, the vocalist of extreme metal band Cryptopsy, interviews fellow metal musicians about their life & music while sharing a craft beer on his metal podcast Vox&Hops. Here’s your chance to sneak backstage to share a brew & discover exactly what your favourite rockstars are like behind their personas. Matt has been the front man of the legendary Death Metal Band Cryptopsy since 2007. With them, he has contributed to 2 full length albums, 2 EPs & toured all over the globe playing massive festivals such as Wacken Open Air, Brutal Assault, Heavy Montreal, Hell Fest & Summer Breeze to name a few. In 2018, he launched the Vox&Hops Metal Podcast which was inspired by his love of Craft Beer & thought-provoking discussions. The Vox&Hops Metal Podcast has released over 300 episodes, with listeners in over 85 countries & fostered an amazing metal community. Enjoy Life, Metal & Craft Beer!

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1
The Joys of Failing with Andrew Thorp King the ...
Andrew Thorp King the Author / Owner of Thorp Records & I have a conversation about his book "Failure Rules!", the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, starting Thorp Records, writing, metal in finance, Fight the Hops & his hangover cure.
44 min
2
Getting Comfortable Being Uncomfortable with Ti...
Timothy Zydek of To Øl Brewing & I have a conversation about his 1st beers, becoming a brewer, working for To Øl Brewing, the soundtrack of his youth, metal & beer, mental health, Fight the Hops & his hangover cure.
52 min
3
DIY with Fang Vonwrathenstein of Lords of the T...
Fang Vonwrathenstein of Lords of the Trident & I have a conversation about Japanese Toilets, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, discovering his voice, DIY, Mad with Power Fest, Fight the Hops & his hangover cure.
106 min
4
Improvising with Will Severin and Rob Lindquist...
Will Severin and Rob Lindquist of Crazy Swedes & I have a conversation about the past few years, their 1st beers, home brewing, "Good Beers Gone Bad", the soundtrack of their youth, their 1st shows, experimental music, collabs and their hangover cures.
55 min
5
Striving Through Struggles with Dave Carlo & Mi...
Dave Carlo & Mike Campagnolo of Razor & I have a conversation about their 1st beers, the soundtrack of their youths, their 1st shows, "Cycle of Contempt", a 25 year break, internet trolls, being from Canada & their hangover cures.
54 min
6
Persistence with Robin Staps of The Ocean / Pel...
Robin Staps of The Ocean / Pelagic Records & I have a conversation about how he coped with his time off, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, Loic's injury, Pelagic Records, the new The Ocean record & his hangover cure.
51 min
7
Top 10 Québec Microbreweries of 2022 with Craig...
2022 was another monumental year for the Québec Microbrew scene that I had to do another year end wrap up collaborative episode once again with Craig Thorn of the BAOS Podcast & Noah Forrest of Beerism.
84 min
8
The Top 10 Albums of 2022 with the Vox&Hops Alb...
The Vox&Hops Album Review Crew & I sat down to discuss our Top 10 Albums of 2022.
104 min
9
True Balkan Rakija with Bill Gould of Faith No ...
Bill Gould of Faith No More & I have a conversation about coped throughout the past years, his 1st beers, Yebiga, Koolarrow Records, Brujeria, the 1992 Riot in Montreal, mental health & his hangover cure.
56 min
10
The Old School Way with Tom Angelripper of Sodom
Tom Angelripper of Sodom & I have a conversation about how he coped with their time off, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "40 Years at War - The Greatest Hell of Sodom", being Old School, the new generation of Thrash, retiring one day & his hangover cure.
46 min
11
Telling Stories with Michael Centrone
Michael Centrone & I have a conversation about putting down his microphone and picking up a pen, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, writing poetry, releasing "Powerless Machine" & so much more.
70 min
12
Designing your Universe with Coen Janssen of Epica
Coen Janssen of Epica & I have a conversation about how he coped with his time off, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "The Alchemy Project", making piano cool, Montreal, mental health and his hangover cure.
52 min
13
The Ghost Hour with Derek Engemann of Scour
Derek Engemann of Scour & I have a conversation about how he coped with his time off, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, a haunted house he lived in, working with Phil Anselmo, the upcoming Pantera Tribute shows & his hangover cure.
62 min
14
Building Little Sweden in St. Louis with Jesse ...
Jesse Schobel, Jason Asberry of Stormruler & I have a conversation about how they have been since DOTN 2022, the evolution of their craft beer palate, "Sacred Rites & Black Magick", having a rotating live lineup, a Stormruler Collab, mental health & their updated hangover cures.
45 min
15
Certainty with Jon Davis of Conan
Jon Davis of Conan & I have a conversation about how he coped with the time off, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, growing up near Liverpool, "Evidence of Immortality", the future of Doom Metal, Scene Gen & his hangover cure.
73 min
16
Extreme vs Classical Vocals with Sébastien Crot...
Sébastien Croteau (The Monster Factory / Necrotic Mutation), Pascal Germain-Berardi (Temps Fort / Growlers Choir) & I have a conversation about Extreme & Classical vocals, the major differences between the styles, the world's perception, conducting musicians, their inspirations & so much more.
68 min
17
The Signs of the Universe with Andy Thomas of R...
Andy Thomas of Rivers of Nihil & I have a conversation about how he coped with his time off, the evolution of his craft beer palate, leaving Black Crown Initiate, joining Rivers of Nihil, mental health & his hangover cure.
37 min
18
Looking Back at 4 Years of Vox&Hops
To underline the 4 Year Anniversary of Vox&Hops, I wanted to take a moment to look back on a few key moments that have happened throughout the past year.
41 min
19
Perfection with Scott Carstairs of Fallujah
Scott Carstairs of Fallujah & I have a conversation about how he coped with his time off, his 1st beers, his 1st shows, "Empyrean", member changes, mental health, a Fallujah Collab & his hangover cure.
55 min
20
Extreme Vocals with Growlers Choir
Pierre-Luc Senécal, Jeff Mott, Misha Standjofski & Maude Théberge of Growlers Choir and I have a conversation about how Growlers Choir came to life, building the concept, dealing with a bunch of vocalist egos, their experience on America's Got Talent, their new show, the future of the project & their hangover cures.
70 min
21
For The Love of Video Games with Dave Palenske ...
Dave Palenske of Volcandra & I have a conversation about how he coped over the past few years, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "Border Wold", a dream tour, mental health, making collabs and his hangover cure.
47 min
22
Back on Stage with Monte Barnard of Emberthrone...
Monte Barnard of Emberthrone / Lesser Animal & I have a conversation about how he has been since the last time he was on the podcast, the end of Casting Metal, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, starting Emberthrone & Lesser Animal, mental health & his hangover cure.
55 min
23
Riding Waves with Stefan Helleblad of Within Te...
Stefan Helleblad of Within Temptation & I have a conversation about how he coped with his time off, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, touring with Iron Maiden, Montreal, mental health, a perfect collab & his hangover cure.
41 min
24
Hailing the Guitar with Dave Davidson of Revoca...
Dave Davidson of Revocation & I have a conversation about how he coped with his time off, his craft beer evolution, KCBC x Revocation's "NETHERHELLES", "Netherheaven", new Gargoyl music, mental health, a Nike Collab, Dan Mongrain & his updated hangover cure.
45 min
25
Beers & Podcasts with Dan Craley of the Getting...
Dan Craley of the Getting It Out Podcast & I have a conversation about how he enjoyed his pandemic, his 1st beers, starting Getting It Out, his new website, improving as an interviewer, a potential Collab & his hangover cure.
58 min
26
A Clean Start with Lyn Jeffs & Jason Evans of I...
Lyn Jeffs & Jason Evans of Ingested & I have a conversation about how they coped with their time at home, becoming sober, signing to Metal Blade Records, "Ashes Lie Still", working with Christian Donaldson, touring as a 3 piece, mental health & the silver lining of their pandemic.
45 min
27
Metal & Craft Beer with Dave Witte of Municipal...
Dave Witte of Municipal Waste & I have a conversation about how he coped with his time off, falling back in love with IPAs, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "Electrified Brain", mental health, fighting the hops, new beer collabs & his hangover cure.
44 min
28
Music as a Catharsis with Jason Roberts of Breaths
Jason Roberts of Breaths & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, the birth of Breaths, using music as a cathartic expression, writing alone, playing live one day, mental health & his hangover cure.
38 min
29
Self-Acceptance with Jason Peppiatt of Psycroptic
Jason Peppiatt of Psycroptic & I have a conversation about his 1st beers, the Tasmanian craft beer scene, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, the evolution of his voice, "Divine Council", working with Jason Keyser, metal health & his hangover cure.
52 min
30
Being an Outlier with Ryan Kennedy & Rob LaChan...
Ryan Kennedy & Rob LaChance of Wake & I have a conversation about how they coped with 2020/2021, their 1st beers, the soundtrack of their youths, their 1st shows, "Thought Form Descent", working with Dave Otero, the struggles of being a Canadian band, Montreal, mental health, a new Wake 2.0 collab & their hangover cure.
55 min
31
Offensiveness with Balsac the Jaws of Death & B...
Balsac the Jaws of Death, Bonesnapper the Cave Troll of GWAR & I have a conversation about how they coped with 2021, time in the studio, their craft beer palates, Montreal, "The New Dark Ages", mental health, how they have been filling the void & their hangover cures.
34 min
32
Voice as an Instrument with Tristan Shone of Au...
Tristan Shone of Author & Punisher & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "Krüller", Drone Machines, mental health & his hangover cure.
57 min
33
Diving into the mind of Stephanie E. Jensen the...
Stephanie E. Jensen the Author and Journalist & I have a conversation about how she coped with 2020/2021, her 1st beers, the soundtrack of her youth, journalism, becoming a writer, where she draws inspiration & her hangover cure.
58 min
34
Taking a Step Back with Kathrine Shepard of Syl...
Kathrine Shepard of Sylvaine & I have a conversation about how she coped with 2020/2021, the soundtrack of her youth, her first shows, discovering her voice, creating "Nova", Mental Health, being a vocal coach, a Sylvaine Collab & the silver lining of her pandemic.
65 min
35
Writing what they Feel with Rikke Emilie List o...
Rikke Emilie List of Konvent & I have a conversation about how she coped with 2021/2022, her craft beer evolution, Konvent's hype, her 1st shows, "Call Down the Sun", a Konvent Beer Collab, mental health and her hangover cure.
50 min
36
The Art of Balance with Jordan James of Disentomb
Jordan James of Disentomb & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, the soundtrack of his youth, being a metal dad, the new Disentomb EP "Nothing Above", running, mental health & his hangover cure.
53 min
37
Praise the Freaks with John Carbone of Moon Tooth
John Carbone of Moon Tooth & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, switching from drums to vocals, "Phototroph", clean vocals in metal, their collab with Thin Man Brewery & his hangover cure.
49 min
38
The New Blood Roundtable with Becoming The Bull...
Steven Nadeau of Becoming The Bully, Barrett Lindsay-Botten of Bloodprint, Megan Orvold-Scheider of Casket Robbery, Matt Morales of Diabology, Espen Dagenborg of Féleth & I have a conversation about why they play in a metal band, the piece of gear that made them take it seriously, what their goals are, what if this is the end of the line, how they handle inner band disputes, collabs, the pros/cons of modern technology and their hangover cures.
55 min
39
Bringing Joy with Jostein Austvik (Trollmannen)...
Jostein Austvik (Trollmannen) of TrollFest & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st Brews, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "Flamingo Overlord", being a party band, how he has been filling the void & his hangover cure.
41 min
40
Craft Beer Angels with Kamron Khannakhjavani of...
Kamron Khannakhjavani of Mother Earth Brewing & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2021/2022, his 1st brews, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, his brewer story, metal / craft beer, distribution vs hype, his time writing for Lambgoat & his hangover cure.
48 min
41
Still Looking for a Gimmick with John Goblikon ...
John Goblikon of Nekrogoblikon & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, his youth, his 1st show, "The Fundamental Slimes and Humours", Gimmicks, getting too big for the band, partying, touring with GWAR & his hangover cure.
43 min
42
Relieving the Pressure with Rik Zander of Evergrey
Rik Zander of Evergrey & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "A Heartless Portrait (The Orphean Testament)", his solo work, keyboards in metal and his hangover cure.
36 min
43
Quitting Drinking Gave Me Superpowers with Bill...
Bill Hudson of NorthTale / Doro / I am Morbid & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, taking time to write NorthTale, being Sober, life as a hired gun, how he has been filling the void and the silver lining to his pandemic.
56 min
44
Manitoba Metalfest with Jesse Mathewson of KEN ...
Jesse Mathewson of KEN mode, Daniel Dekay of Exciter, Chris Soutsos of Thrashed & I have a conversation about their 1st beers, the soundtrack of their youths, their 1st shows, Winnipeg, Monetizing Metal, Metal Health & their hangover cures.
38 min
45
The Nature of Creative Collaboration with Matt ...
Matt Medeiros of Kalopsia / Ruinous & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, being sober, his time with Tombs, his creative identity & the silver lining of the pandemic.
58 min
46
Blast Beats & Brews Fest
A conversation about Blast Beats & Brews Fest that is taking place on May 21st in Avondale Estates, Georgia.
42 min
47
Sharing Control with Nikita Kamprad of Der Weg ...
Nikita Kamprad of Der Weg einer Freiheit & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beer, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "Noktvrn", being a producer, how he has been filling the void of performing & his hangover cure.
41 min
48
All In with David Stepanavicius of Atræ Bilis
David Stepanavicius of Atræ Bilis & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "Apexapien", working with Christian Donaldson, a Atræ Bilis Collab & the silver lining of the pandemic.
43 min
49
Musical Freedom with Shawter of Dagoba
Shawter of Dagoba & I have a conversation about who he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "By Night", a Dagoba Collab, how he has been filling the void of performing & his hangover cure.
37 min
50
Creating Music vs Touring with Alex Baillie of ...
Alex Baillie of Cognizance & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers. the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, working with Christian Donaldson, "Upheaval", his stomach issues, a Cognizance Collab & the joys of not getting hungover.
46 min
51
Enjoying the Ride with Alexander Jones of Undeath
Alexander Jones of Undeath & I have a conversation about how he has been since the last time he was on the podcast, fighting the hops, the explosion of Undeath, getting 5b Management, Breaking the Law PR, It's Time...To Rise from the Grave, tour lessons & how his hangovers have evolved.
50 min
52
Rehab Saved Me with Adam Roethlisberger of Vitriol
Adam Roethlisberger of Vitriol & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, entering rehab, new Vitriol material & the silver lining of the pandemic.
48 min
53
Happy Little Accidents with Sébastien Croteau o...
Sébastien Croteau of Necrotic Mutation & The Monster Factory & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st Beers, being a part of Brewtal North America, playing Brewtal Montreal 2021, The Monster Factory & so much more.
134 min
54
Devastation on the Nation 2022
Daniel DeFonce of Metal Festival Tours, Lars Nedland of Borknagar, Ken Sorceron of Abigail Williams / Vale of Pnath, Dennis Mikula of Ghost Bath & Jason Asberry / Jesse Schobel of Stormruler & I have a conversation about Devastation on the Nation 2022.
34 min
55
Vocal Identity with Adam Clemans of Skeletonwit...
Adam Clemans (Skeletonwitch, Pulchra Morte & Shaidar Logoth) & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, working at Barrel Theory Beer Co, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, playing Heavy Montreal, Andrew Gerrity, vocal identity in different projects, joining Skeletonwitch & his hangover cure.
45 min
56
The Return of George Corpsegrinder Fisher of Ca...
George Corpsegrinder Fisher of Cannibal Corpse & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2021, decorating for the holidays, his 1st beer, his 1st shows, his new solo record, working with Jamey Jasta, being the most wholesome metal dad & his hangover cure.
61 min
57
At Least There Was Rock Camp with Mathias Lillm...
Mathias Lillmåns of Finntroll, DISPYT & ...And Oceans & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, discovering harsh vocals, Montreal, Rock Camp, finding balance between all his projects, a Finntroll Craft Beer & his hangover cure.
54 min
58
Thanks to the Community with Matt Heafy of Trivium
Matt Heafy of Trivium & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, Twitch, "In the Court of the Dragon", Extreme Metal, Ibaraki, balance & his hangover cure.
58 min
59
Metal Sax with Vince Wilquin of Fractal Universe
Vince Wilquin of Fractal Universe & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, learning the saxophone, "The Impassable Horizon", teaching music, Twitch, Saxophone in Metal, how he has been filling the void, a Fractal Universe Brew & his hangover cure.
37 min
60
C'est Juste D'La Bière with Beerism, Hoppy Bitc...
Noah of Beerism, Gabri-Ailes AKA Hoppy Bitch, Craig of BAOS Podcast, Kevin of La Canette, Max of BG Brasserie Urbaine & I have a conversation about our brand new 4-Pack Collab "C'est Juste D'La Bière".
55 min
61
Reconnecting with Alissa White-Gluz of Arch Enemy
Alissa White-Gluz of Arch Enemy & I have a conversation about how she coped with 2020/2021, the soundtrack of her youth, her 1st shows, being straight edge, "Deceivers", more clean vocals, being from Montreal, vegan activism, the power of Patreon, her solo record & the silver lining of her pandemic.
62 min
62
Lyrics as a Weapon with Manuel Gagneux of Zeal ...
Manuel Gagneux of Zeal & Ardor & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, the new Zeal & Ardor album, how he has been filling the void, a Zeal & Ardor Brew & his hangover cure.
35 min
63
Hail Hath with AJ Viana, Frank Albanese, Greg N...
AJ Viana, Frank Albanese, Greg Nottis & Peter Brown of Hath & I have a conversation about how they coped with 2020/2021, their 1st beers, their 1st shows, "All That Was Promised", being a part of Brewtal North America, how they have been filling the void of performing & their hangover cures.
72 min
64
Sober Alumni with Gore of Erimha, Mathieu Bérub...
Gore of Erimha, Mathieu Bérubé of Teramobil/Unhuman & Cory Hofing of Crimson Shadows & I have a conversation about how the have been coping with 2020/2021, no longer drinking since their last time on the podcast, advice they wish they heard, touring again & new habits.
58 min
65
For My Health with Eric Morotti of Suffocation
Eric Morotti of Suffocation & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st Beers, discovering the drums, his 1st Shows, Montreal, taking a break from Alcohol, Frank Mullen, the new Suffocation album, working with Christian Donaldson, how he has been filling the void & hangover cure.
56 min
66
Saying Goodbye to Hangovers with John Jarvis of...
John Jarvis of Scour & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st Shows, becoming Sober, Scour, Jarvis Booking & Management & the best part of the pandemic.
62 min
67
Crafting a New Identity Dan Fisher of Get The Shot
Dan Fisher of Get The Shot & I have a conversation about becoming Sober, crafting a new identity, moving forward after losing so much, his new management / merch company, a new Get The Shot album, working with Chris Donaldson & so much more.
65 min
68
Never Stopping with Chris Ryan of PARTY CANNON
Chris Ryan of PARTY CANNON & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, being Sober, "Volumes of Vomit", a PARTY CANNON Collab & the silver lining of the pandemic.
49 min
69
Transgressive Acts with Dylan Neal of THIEF
Dylan Neal of THIEF & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st brews, being Sober, the soundtrack to his youth, his 1st shows, "The 16 Deaths of My Master", being a solo artist, Blasphemous lyrical content & how he has been filling the void.
49 min
70
Sober Montreal with Roxana B. L., Jason Rockman...
Roxana B. L, Jason Rockman, Mike Decker, Pepe Poliquin & Dominic "Forest" Lapointe & I have a conversation about what Sobriety means for them, Sober Metalheads, advice for others, the impact of the pandemic & replacing a bad addiction for a healthy one.
80 min
71
An Unexpected Comeback with Ricky Hoover of Ov ...
Ricky Hoover of Ov Sulfur & I have a conversation about the soundtrack of his youth, filling the void after leaving Suffokate, expanding his vocals, "Oblivion", working with Bradley Zorgdrager, collaborating with Tim Lambesis, being Straight Edge, becoming a barber & the best part of the pandemic.
55 min
72
Continually Writing with Justin Coleman of Krig...
Justin Coleman of Krigsgrav & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, "The Sundering", his brother Zach's success, how he has been filling the void, a Krigsgrav Brew & his hangover cure.
42 min
73
Perfection Through Compromise with Sergi "Bobby...
Sergi "Bobby" Verdeguer of Persefone & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020/2021, being sober, the soundtrack of his youth, his first shows, "Metanoia", a dream tour, how he has been filling the void & the Andorran scene.
46 min
74
Thriving During the Apocalypse with Johnny Ciar...
Johnny Ciardullo (Carcosa, AngelMaker & Bastian) & I have a conversation about how he conquered 2020, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, mastering social media, being an independent artist, working with Bradley Zorgdrager, a Johnny Ciardullo brew & his hangover cure.
44 min
75
This is Brewtal Montreal
During Brewtal Montreal, I sat down with JF Michaud of Heavy Montreal, Michelle Ayoub of Evenko, Frédérick Mouraux of Burning the Oppressor, Sébastien Croteau of Necrotic Mutation, Sean Arsenian of The Great Sabatini & Vicky Psarakis of The Agonist to talk about their experience at Brewtal Montreal.
29 min
76
Top 10 Québec Microbreweries of 2021 with Craig...
2021 was another monumental year for the Québec Microbrew scene that I had to do another year end wrap up collaborative episode once again with Craig Thorn of the BAOS Podcast & Noah Forrest of Beerism.
100 min
77
Top 10 Metal Albums of 2021 with Oliver Pinard ...
2021 was such a disaster of a year but we were blessed with some monumental extreme music releases. So I decided to yet again do a year end wrap up episode with Oliver Pinard the bassist of Cattle Decapitation, Cryptopsy, Akurion & Vengeful.
56 min
78
Building Her Own Empire with Justine Jones of E...
Justine Jones of Employed to Serve and Church Road Records & I have a conversation about how she coped with 2020, her 1st Brews, the soundtrack to her youth, her 1st shows, getting into extreme vocals, "Conquering", starting Church Roads Records, how she has been filling the void, an Employed to Serve Brew & her hangover cure.
47 min
79
How About Some Coffee with George Panayi of the...
George Panayi of the Meet Me For Coffee Podcast & Jamie Morris of Folly Brewing & I have a conversation about the brand new Vox&Hops Collab "How About Some Coffee" the 6% Coffee Stout,
38 min
80
Thirsty Thursday LIVE - Album Review Crew Top 1...
I invited the Vox&Hops Album Review Crew to December's Thirsty Thursday to unveil their Top 10 Albums of 2021.
124 min
81
It is Never Too Late with Marion Bascoul of Aep...
Marion Bascoul of Aephanemer & I have a conversation about how she coped with 2020, her 1st brews, her 1st shows, becoming a musician at the age of 30, "A Dream of Wilderness", the French music scene, an Aephanemer brew & her hangover cure.
39 min
82
Seeing What Happens with AJ Peters of Summoner
AJ Peters of Summoner & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020, his 1st brews, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, being a part of Brewtal North America, how he has been filling the void, sharing bandmates with bigger bands & his hangover cure.
49 min
83
SoundMojo with Joe Pacheco, Frank Pavan & Cassi...
Joe Pacheco, Frank Pavan & Cassius Morris of the Innersleeve Podcast & I have a conversation about how they coped with 2020, their 1st beers, the soundtracks of their youths, Sound Mojo, if they are Metalheads, a Innersleeve Podcast brew & their hangover cures.
64 min
84
Being Patient with Daniel Barter of DVNE
Daniel Barter of DVNE & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020, his 1st brews, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, Etemen Ænka, how he has been filling the void, a DVNE Brew & his hangover cure.
35 min
85
Going Solo with Jamison Kester of Labored Breath
Jamison Kester of Labored Breath & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020, his 1st brews, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, working in the beer industry, being a part of Brewtal North America, "Dyspnea", a new beer Collab & his hangover cure.
43 min
86
Thirsty Thursday LIVE - Nun So Vile with Drew R...
Drew Ross of New Level Brewing & Dominic Alvernaz of Pitch Black North & I have a conversation about how Cryptopsy's new Collab "Nun So Vile" the the 6% Lavender Tea Sour that was brewed with Pitch Black North x Cryptopsy's "Nun So Vile" Lavender Black Tea with hops came to life.
40 min
87
Taking the Lead with Vicky Psarakis of The Agon...
Vicky Psarakis of The Agonist & Sicksense & I have a conversation about how she coped with 2020, her 1st shows, being a part of Brewtal North America, streaming on Twitch, "Day Before the World Wept", working with Chris Donaldson, Sicksense, Sound Escape Agency, her own brew & her hangover cure.
64 min
88
Doing the Right Thing with Bryan Giles of Red Fang
Bryan Giles of Red Fang & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020, his 1st brews, the soundtrack to his youth, his 1st shows, Red Fang's killer videos, Wayfinder's "Malt Liquor", pulling the plug on their fall tour, how he has been filling the void & his hangover cure.
42 min
89
Looking Back at 3 Years of Vox&Hops
To underline the 3 Year Anniversary of Vox&Hops, I wanted to take a moment to look back on a few key moments that have happened throughout the past years. From the very first episode up till today a lot has changed & I thought it would be interesting to examine these important episodes more closely.
33 min
90
Extreme Vocals with David Benites of Extreme Vo...
David Benites of (Extreme Vocal Institute & Renesans) & I have a conversation about how he got through 2020, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, discovering his voice, becoming a vocal coach, the modern extreme vocal coaching scene, Renesans, an Extreme Vocal Institute Brew & his hangover cure.
57 min
91
Creating Ambush Predator with Blake Harrison / ...
Blake Harrison / Jason Hamacher of Zealot RIP & Jeff Hancock of DC Brau & I have a conversation about how our Collab "Ambush Predator" came to life. We cover every aspect of the beer creation from the very beginning, why a Mexican Inspired Lager, the brew day, the can art, the release party and so much more.
45 min
92
Poking the Bear with Oliver Aleron of Archspire
Oliver Aleron of Archspire & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, writing way more lyrics than most, "Bleed the Future", his love of boxing, his online persona, voice acting & his hangover cure.
67 min
93
Never Giving Up with Professor H Shayne Hawke o...
Professor H Shayne Hawke & I have a conversation about how he coped with 2020, his 1st beers, becoming a wrestler, the IWS Training Center, Montreal's love for wrestling, coming back from an career ending injury, a Professor H Brew & his hangover cure.
60 min
94
Focusing on the Present with Yngve "Bolt" Chris...
Yngve "Bolt" Christiansen of Blood Red Throne & I have a conversation about how he coped during the pandemic, being gluten intolerant, his 1st beers, the soundtrack to his youth, his 1st shows, becoming a vocalist, taking a break from the band, "Imperial Congregation", what happened to Blastfest, how he has been filling the void & his hangover cure.
56 min
95
Coffee vs Craft Beer with George Panayi of the ...
George Panayi of the Meet Me For Coffee Podcast & have a conversation about podcasting. The struggles, the joys, our best interviews & so much more. I even tried to convince him to create his own coffee so that we can create a Collab beer with it.
59 min
96
Crossing the Line with Sam Bean of Werewolves
Sam Bean of Werewolves & I have a conversation about how he coped during the pandemic, being allergic to beer, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, Werewolves, his extreme lyrics, his vocal surgery, a Werewolves brew & his hangover cure.
51 min
97
Laughing is the Best with Garrett Jamieson of B...
Garrett Jamieson of Heavy Metal Hitchhiker & I have a conversation about his 1st beers, how he coped with 2020, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, being a comedian, how he made that happen, Heavy Metal Hitchhiker, RÄGR brew & his hangover cure.
45 min
98
Vox&Hops Bière Garden Special
On Saturday September 11th, I was invited to Bière Garden 's "MONTREAL, BY THE WATER"! To this event special, I invited Danny Marino of The Agonist to be my co-host for a bunch of interviews. During this exclusive Craft Beer fest we had the chance to talk to Dave Roberge one of the creators of Bière Garden, Vincent Ménard of Messorem Bracitorium, Max Bergeron of BG Brasserie Urbaine, Keegan Kelertas of Microbrasserie 4 Origines & Drew Stevens of Kahnawake Brewing.
72 min
99
The Art of Conversation with Andy Dowling of LO...
Andy Dowling of LORD & the Andy Social Podcast & I have a conversation about his 1st brews, the soundtrack to his youth, his 1st shows, podcasting, LORD's "UNDERCOVERS VOL.1", how he has been filling the void & his hangover cure.
52 min
100
Thirsty Thursday LIVE - For the Love of Memes w...
Duncan Bentley of Vulvodynia & I have a conversation about how he coped with the pandemic, his 1st beers, the soundtrack of his youth, his 1st shows, the South African Metal Scene, discovering his voice, "Praenuntius Infiniti", working with Chris Donaldson, Bob the Butcher, how he has been filling the void, his hangover cure & so much more.
61 min