Check out the podcast featuring former Primer55 bassist Joshua Toomey.

KENNY OLSON Reflects Back On The 20th Annivesary Of The Recording Of DEVIL WITHOUT A CAUSE

Posted by Joshua Toomey   on September 17, 2017
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In September of 1997, Kid Rock and The Twisted Brown Trucker Band entered the studio to begin work on the landmark album, Devil Without A Cause. 20 years later, guitarist Kenny Olson sat down with the Talk Toomey Podcast to discuss the making of said album. Click player above to listen to the entire interview. On Meeting Kid Rock: “I met him when he first came out, when he was 18. When he got his first record deal. We have mutual friends. He was going back and forth to the east coast and I was going between Detroit, the eastRead More

Chris Czynszak “The Endgame Was…Accomplished”

Posted by Joshua Toomey   on September 12, 2017
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Chris Czynszak recently sat down at the conclusion of the Nashville Rock N Pod Expo 2017 and spoke with the Talk Toomey Podcast. When asked about the “endgame”, Chris had this to say. (Click Player above for the entire interview) “The endgame was for everyone to get together and have a good time and enjoy rock music. I think we accomplished that.” We here at Talk Toomey definitely agree with Chris and look forward to being apart of many more Rock N Pod Expos in the future. Maybe a few less beers though. Please follow and like us:Read More

Toby Wright “I Would Love To Remix …And Justice For All”

Posted by Joshua Toomey   on September 12, 2017
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Toby Wright recently joined the Talk Toomey Podcast and the classic album …And Justice For All was discussed. Click player above for the audio. On the missing bass on …And Justice for All: “Here’s the real story: The bass was recorded by me and Jason Newsted, in all of its glory. At the time, the theology in the room between Lars (Ulrich) and James (Hetfield) was that if you can hear the bass it’s 2dB too loud. So when it moved over to Steve Thompson and Michael Barbiero mixing it, they brought that same theology with them. No matter how hard SteveRead More

John Connolly (Sevendust)

Posted by Joshua Toomey   on September 11, 2017
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Click on the player above. John Connolly of Sevendust is on to talk about his other musical venture “Projected”. We talk about the writing process for both Sevendust and Projected. John talks about his relationship with Dimebag and how Dime was fan of Sevendust. We discuss releasing a double album in 2017 and if he is crazy. John also talks about his relationship with the Creed guys and touring with Metallica. Jon Drake is out of commission this week after singing all Labor Day weekend, so I called in Mark Strigl of the Talking Metal podcast to fill his shoes. MarkRead More

STEEV ESQUIVEL (SKINLAB) “When You Make A Metal Brother, That’s Lifetime Shit”

Posted by Joshua Toomey   on September 5, 2017
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The mighty Steev Esquivel of Skinlab sits down with Toomey at the Nashville Rock N Pod Expo 2017. The guys discuss touring together many moons ago, the Skinlab album and how he hooked up with Dead By Wednesday. Steev lets us know what happened at Robb Flynn’s 50th Birthday party.   Please follow and like us:Read More