Riki Rachtman returns to the Talk Toomey podcast this week to discuss his upcoming One Foot in the Gutter tour. Riki and Joshua talk about wearing the t-shirt of the band you are seeing, his upcoming appearance on the Headbangers Boat and doing a SiriusXM Takeover for Jose Mangin.
December 6, 2022
Mike Mushok of Staind and Saint Asonia joins the podcast this week to discuss Saint Asonia’s latest EPs. Mike talks about the formation of the band, writing with Adam Gontier and his time in Newsted.
November 22, 2022
Justin Foley of Killswitch Engage joins the Talk Toomey Podcast to discuss his project Lybica. The guys start the chat with some talk of Justin moving to Florida and dealing with hurricanes. Justin then talks about having three drummers by trade in the band and how they speak to each other in the writing process.
November 15, 2022
Daryl Taberski of Snapcase is on the Talk Toomey podcast to discuss the 25th Anniversary of Progression through Unlearning. Daryl and Toomey start the talk with some history of the band and Daryl’s switch from bass to vocals.
November 1, 2022
Gwyn Strang and Sean Bilovecky of Frayle join Joshua Toomey and the Talk Toomey podcast to discuss filming their ‘Bright Eyes’ music video in Salem, and their relationship with the city.
October 25, 2022
Craig Owens of D.R.U.G.S. joins Joshua Toomey and the Talk Toomey Podcast to discuss the latest D.R.U.G.S. record, Destroy Rebuild and the 11 year wait in between records. Craig speaks on this being a home for his heavier side and the guys go into the original lineup of the band being a screamo supergroup
October 18, 2022
Dave ‘Snake’ Sabo joins Joshua Toomey and the Talk Toomey Podcast to talk about the new Skid Row album, The Gang’s All Here. Snake and Joshua start the episode with some Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts and classic WWF talk; Dave talks about being at Wrestlemania 6 and hanging with the wrestlers until 5am.
October 11, 2022
Wednesday 13 joins the Talk Toomey podcast to discuss his upcoming album, Horrifier. Wednesday 13 discusses producing and recording the album himself, the anticipation of release week, and the initial reaction to the album.
October 4, 2022
Carson Pace of The Callous Daoboys joined the Talk Toomey podcast from the road to discuss the band’s latest album, Celebrity Therapist. Carson talks about the writing process, onstage train-wrecks and feelings of imposter syndrome, as well as writing lyrics that mean something to him and a bar of excellence.
September 27, 2022
Jeremy Spencer of Semi-Rotted (and formerly Five Finger Death Punch) is on the Talk Toomey podcast this week to discuss his latest EP, Deader than Dead. Jeremy speaks on the reception of Semi-Rotted, Will Ramos guesting on the latest single and his love of horror movies. He and Joshua also talk a little KISS, writing lyrics and his history with his current band members.
September 20, 2022
Art talks about the fill-in musicians that helped out Lamb of God on their recent tours, and the greatness of Randy Blythe.
September 16, 2022
Toomey & Akin also discuss Dino Cazares, last week’s NFL games and movie recommendations
September 16, 2022
The Lamb of God drummer discusses the upcoming album, Omens, still having ‘pinch me’ moments on stage, his role in the songwriting process of the band, and watching Blythe shine as this generation’s best frontman.
September 13, 2022
CJ Pierce and Jasen Moreno of Drowning Pool join the Talk Toomey podcast to discuss their upcoming album, Strike a Nerve. CJ and Jasen talk about the new single ‘Mind Right’, and the idea of honoring Pantera with the song.
September 6, 2022
Levi Benton of Miss May I joins Joshua Toomey and the Talk Toomey podcast this week to discuss the band’s new album, Curse of Existence.
August 30, 2022