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Metal Brainiac

Matt Peiken

The smartest half-hour in heavy metal, Metal Brainiac features serious interviews with metal artists about their music, histories and the creative process.

Recent Episodes

Vicky Psarakis of The Agonist | Mastering Her VoiceOctober 14, 2021 Episode artwork Sean McCulloch of Phinehas | Reaching Beyond Christianity To Explore Within September 10, 2021 Episode artwork Wasted Land of Saudi Arabia: Exporting Metal Beyond its BordersAugust 25, 2021 Episode artwork Zosia West | Reign of Z: Turning Raw Trauma to Revealing Metal August 09, 2021 Episode artwork Adam DiMicco of Lorna Shore: 'Return to Nothingness' also Return of HopeJuly 26, 2021 Episode artwork Frankie Mish of Sleep Waker: Living the DreamJuly 12, 2021 Episode artwork Jesse Zuretti of Binary Code and the 'Moonsblood' of depressionJune 22, 2016 Episode artwork Lazaro Pina of Ill Nino: Remembering and re-igniting 'Revolución'June 09, 2016 Episode artwork Kristof Bathory and the new evangelism of Dawn of AshesMay 26, 2016 Episode artwork Otep Shamaya: Metal's leading protest artistMay 12, 2016 Episode artwork Mallika Sundaramurthy of AbnormalityApril 28, 2016 Episode artwork Nate Garnette + Scott Hedrick shake the bones of SkeletonwitchApril 15, 2016 Episode artwork Chaney Crabb of Entheos: The newest female voice in extreme metalApril 07, 2016 Episode artwork Tommy Victor of Prong: Danzig + Ministry + his own creative rebirthMarch 24, 2016 Episode artwork Marc Görtz of Caliban and the 'Gravity' of creating new musicMarch 17, 2016 Episode artwork Robin Staps of The Ocean: Don't call his music 'progressive'March 07, 2016 Episode artwork Eli Santana of Holy Grail: It's all about metalFebruary 25, 2016 Episode artwork Emerging Artists: Mandroid Echostar & ToothgrinderFebruary 19, 2016 Episode artwork Steffen Kummerer of Obscura: The cerebral side of death metalFebruary 08, 2016 Episode artwork Karl Sanders of Nile: Unearthing his truthJanuary 28, 2016 Episode artwork Mem V. Stein: Exhuming ExumerJanuary 19, 2016 Episode artwork John Kevill of Warbringer brings the heat on Axl, Lars, metalcore + moreJanuary 13, 2016 Episode artwork Vocalist + bandmates gone, Aaron Marshall explains why Intervals is now a solo projectJanuary 05, 2016 Episode artwork The Best of Metal Brainiac 2015December 16, 2015 Episode artwork Odium + Native Construct: Two metal artists you should knowDecember 09, 2015 Episode artwork