Mars Attacks Podcast 18 – Cancer Bats & Testament

During this episode we have two very special interviews, one with the legendary Chuck Billy of Testament and Dublin Death Patrol and another with Liam Cormier of the Canadian band Cancer Bats. Items discussed during the Chuck Billy segment include the Rust In Peace Tour, the recording of new albums by Testament and Dublin Death Patrol as well as the expanded rerelease of DDP’s debut album. He also dispels any rumors regarding Alex Skolnik’s original parting with the band, discusses how cancer has changed his life, and gives his opinion on the term “The Big Four”. During the segment with Liam we discuss the recording process of Bears, Mayors, Scraps & Bones, the multitude of sub-genres associated to the band, and covering various acts among other things.

During this episode you’ll hear the following songs:

Cancer Bats – Doomed To Fail, Dead Wrong and Savatage
Testament – F.E.A.R., Hail Mary, and Eyes Sewn Shut

Podcast Episode 3 – Blaze Bayley

During this episode of Mars Attacks Podcast we debut an interview conducted a few weeks back with Blaze Bayley, ex-lead singer of Iron Maiden and Wolfsbane. During this interview we discuss his new album Promise and Terror, as well as his history with Maiden, among other things. He also makes some interesting statements along the way regarding Judas Priest and Rob Halford.

Items discussed are as follows:

Blaze Bayley, Promise and Terror, The Man That Would Not Die, Blood And Belief, Iron Maiden, Wolfsbane, Bruce Dickinson, Adrian Smith, Jase Edwards, Candlelight Records, Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Nickelback, Metallica, Megadeth, Concrete Convention, Kerrrang, Ripper Owens, Steve Harris, Sanctuary Management, Nico Bermudez