Assault City Circle pit
By Dez troy
Take a Chaotic dive into underground music with Dez Troy! the show consists of 3 different episode types , interviews , album reviews and what we call circle pit radio! tune in each month to learn about new artists to listen for on the horizon. See you in the pit!
Episode 36: Finger Painting Josh
This week Dez is back with another fun interview with Goat Hill Massacre from Denver Colorado! We'll talk about paint can drum sets, Racists in California and maybe a Russian or two. Grab a beer and we'll see you in the pit!
May 11, 2022
Episode 35: Lookin Good King
This weeks music news is riveting! featuring News man Chase Williams and The Bitch of Wrecked podcast Shawnee clark. along with the opinions of Nu-metal stars and Why a singing Ron Weasley is in court, you'll also hear a very amateur review of studio 666 from The Foo Fighters. R.I.P Taylor Hawkins. Don't be a seven year old with a beard and we'll see you in the pit!
April 06, 2022
Episode 34: Scatter Brain Bebop
This week host Dez Troy sits down with Scatter: lead vocalist, bass player and founder of the salt lake punk rock power house The Usurpers! They talk new music 80s movie villains and even some boobs! Enjoy the show Punks and Rouges and we'll see you in the pit!
March 16, 2022
Episode 33: Orange Man Group
This week Dez is joined by Chase and Mick to of course talk about the music news. The boys start a band using only PVC and citrus Dave Grohl makes metal and Chris barnes continues to be the Donald Trump of Metal. All this and more on this weeks Assault city! See you in the pit!
February 23, 2022
Episode 32: Gumption & Gravy
This week Dez sits down with Sam and Nate of Salt lake city based Metal powerhouse Pinewalker! Not only will you get a great interview but you'll learn about Canadian cuisine and hear Dez Break a smoking Device proving once again with great podium comes great responsibility to your glass. This is just the tip baby so prepare for hell and we'll see you in the pit! All music on this and every episode of Assault city circle pit appear courtesy of The artist. please find them on band camp and social media to help support underground heavy music!
February 09, 2022
Episode 31: Prison, Rehab or Bust
We're finally back with band interviews and this one is tasty! Dez sits down with Spencer and Tyler of Narc (Power Violence) and Bogus (Punk) get the skinny on new tunes from both bands, a big crazy festival coming to the SLC in April and maybe some noodles in a half pipe. Confused? me too, See you in the pit!
January 12, 2022
Episode 30: Dliford The Yule Cat
Its another news day with Dez ,Mick and Chase joined this week by our good friend Shannalee. Things get all holy jolly when we all talk our favorite Christmas songs followed by making fun of Corey Taylor, the return if Celtic frost, and a giant cat that eats people! Interviews return next episode thank you for your patience. What Holliday wonders await you in Assault city! See you in the pit
December 22, 2021
Episode 29: Dads Dead LOL
This week Dez Sits down with Chase Williams and Mick Hooligan to talk music news including Christian Marilyn Manson, Paul Stanleys family feuds and Deadly rap shows! Get ready for some fun this week and we'll see you in the pit!
November 24, 2021
Episode 28: Halloween Special 2021 Part 2 - Fish Sandwich?
The Second and final part of the 2021 Halloween Special, Dez interviews Connor and McKae of False Witness from Logan Utah. Not only is the music Heavy enough to scare your parents but these dudes love the halloween season and all things horror making them the perfect guests to get us in a spooky Metal mood! Don't eat the Fish sandwich and We'll See you in the pit!
October 27, 2021
Episode 27: Halloween Special 2021 Part 1 - F'n Goth Kids
Its finally spooky season! and what better way to ring it in than with an interview with Salt lakes resident "Goth Kids" Arsenic Addiction! We talk horror movies, costumes you wear for an hour at a time as well as a complete history of the band including what spooky scary fun to expect in the future! Grab your Head Dress,Get ready to sing about death and we'll you in the pit!
October 06, 2021
Episode 26: Blasphemy in Portland
This week Dez is joined by Dylan 'Demon' Dawes and Chase Williams of Disengaged along with mutual friend Sarah Yamamoto talking Music news. No reviews those are moving to our new show lead melodies coming soon, so enjoy the ever evolving chaos that is Assault City! See you in the pit!
September 22, 2021
Episode 25: The only van in Kansas
This week Dez is interviewing Ryan pigott of Salt lakes own Chronic Trigger! You'll hear tales from the road, Crazy cops, gigs that went south fast and learn the legendary origin of the name CHRONIC TRIGGER! See you in the pit!
September 08, 2021
Episode 24: Circle pit radio w/ Dan Kenosha - cold pop
This week Dan Kenosha takes you on a fun little ride through some killer Punk rock and heavy ass Metal! This episode features music from Project sell out (CA), Soldiers of destruction(NV) and Goat hill massacre (CO) With permission from the artist. please find these bands on band camp to support them directly. See you in the pit!
September 01, 2021
Episode 23: Step Husbands Part 2- Pussy Slick Orgasm
This week Dez is once again joined by Eric "The Unit" Norris to review a couple of Erics Most recent punk rock favorites. We dive into Project Sell Outs - Soul doubt, Then we get Crazy with Cause and Effect by Soldiers of Destruction! After wards we get into music news including a surprising amount of Dead Rock Gods and Stupid things said by "The Nuge" not to mention a special announcement at the end of the episode! Please Follow and support The artists in any way you can these bad ass bands Deserve the love! See you in the pit!
August 18, 2021
Episode 22: Flaccid was never erect
This week Dez is joined by Destiny echo of Pop Philter podcast and Eric Norris of Wrecked podcast on the road in Denver recording at Creative density studios. We're interviewing Josh walton of Goat hill massacre and B.O.A.R, He gives us the details on the best bands from Denver, the most fun places to play in town and even a look at the inner workings of his musical future. Check out "episode 2: Goat purge" for a full review of Goat hill massacres Slaughter, rinse, repeat See you in the pit!
August 11, 2021
Bonus episode : I need this (Tribute to Joey Jordison)
This week Dez is joined by his band mates Dylan and Justin as well as Nate perkins of Winter light and Pinewalker to talk about the unfortunate passing of Joey Jordison the original drummer of Slipknot. this ones a bit more somber but we try to have fun with some fun facts you may not know about Joey and personal stories about how his legacy lives on around the world with everyday metal heads. Hope you all enjoy this bonus episode and we'll see you in the pit!
August 04, 2021
Episode 21: Circle pit radio w/ Lynda Kathleen
Lyndas back in the studio spinning some heavy tracks. This episode features song from: Devils of loudon (WA) Crow killer (UT) Necrowolf (UT) All music on this episode is played with permission from the artists. please follow these artists on all social media and show them some love in the merch store. until next week we'll see you in the pit!
July 21, 2021
Episode 20: Step husbands
This week i'm hanging out with my good friend Eric Norris of Salt lake punk cast, Wrecked and of course his bad ass band Anonymous! We're reviewing some really killer tunes starting with 'Enduring creation' by The Devils of Loudon (WA) then we let Eric go off for a bit about his #1 pick for 2020 'Enslaved to one' by Crow killer (UT) After reviews we get into the News and It gets a little silly but i can promise you don't want to miss the fun! See you in the pit! All music on this Episode is played with the permission of the artist. Help support these artists by following them anywhere you get music and keep the underground alive!
July 14, 2021
Episode 19: Power house of energy
This week i'm interviewing local thrashers Necrowolf! Get to know these goofy talented dudes in their own words in an interview you can only find in Assault city! See you in the pit! 🤘🏻
July 07, 2021
Episode 18: Circle pit radio w/ Buck -ballad for a lot lizard
This weeks episode hosted by buck truckinton features not only great tunes from Utah, California and Ohio but a short preview of our networks patreon content. Jump in the cab and enjoy tunes from: Life has a way (UT) Helion prime (CA) Mobile death camp (OH) Psykosylum (UT)
June 23, 2021
Episode 17: Thank you for all you boobs
its reviews week and Dez is sitting down with Joe Feil of Moon wizard and we're talking about some bad ass punks! First up is home town favorites from Salt lake city: Life has a way and their 2019 Ugly then we crank up the heavy with Mobile Deathcamp from toledo Ohio and their 2016 album Summon the destroyer! all music used on this episode was used with the express permission from the artists.
June 16, 2021
Episode 16: May Contain milk
This weeks interview is with Chad Bill Anderson of power metal sensation Helion Prime! We get into his past projects new music and even some talk of irritable bowels. Obviously this episode is very serious, See you in the pit!
June 09, 2021
Episode 15: Circle pit radio w/ Johnny and Shawnee
This week Johnny Rico is joined by Shawnee Clark of Wrecked podcast for a frantic yet spooky dive into some heavy tunes from across Utah. Bands Featured on this episode Power beer - Street punk, Salt lake city UT False witness - Metal, Logan UT Arsenic Addiction - Metal,Magna UT All music played on circle pit radio is played with permission from the artist. Please support these artists follow them on Spotify or hit band camp for physical copies
May 19, 2021
Episode 14: Spooky toaster gorilla man regeneration machine
Its reviews week and my guest is my brother from DiseNgaged Chase Williams! We're reviewing 'XIX' by Arsenic Addiction (UT) and 'In the company of snakes' by False witness (UT) aswell as issuing a formal apology to the best boobs of the pandemic and checking in with Freddy the fish. Enjoy some madness Straight out of Assault city and i'll see you in the pit!
May 12, 2021
Episode 13: Why do they call him The Gavel?
This week Dez Sits down with Preston and Zac of Salt lake Street Punk sensation: Power Beer! You'll learn about tour life, improvised van repair, the man they call the Gavel and the power of friendship and beer. Listener beware this episode has the power of beer and may lead to increased partying and a love of Punk. See you in the pit!
May 05, 2021
Episode 12: Circle pit radio w/Dan Kenosha
This week our good friend Dan is playing some heavy tracks to get you moshing wherever you're listening so listen responsibly! this episode Features music from Beekeeper , Witch ripper and Anonymous all music appears with full permission from the artist. Crank it up! bang your head! and ill see you in the pit!!
April 28, 2021
Episode 11: Unprecedented Aggressiveness
This week Dez is joined by Brennen Conlee of Dipped in whiskey to review Slaves to the nothing by Bee Keeper (CA) and Homestead by Witch Ripper (WA) a ridiculous combo of dynamic thunderous heavy metal you don't want to miss! So crank it up and we'll see you in the pit!
April 21, 2021
4/20 Spectacular: Half man half belt
Its a THC riddled cast Featuring special guests Moon wizard! pack a bowl and spark it then join us for some tasty jams, bad jokes and yes armpit farts! See you in the pit!
April 14, 2021
Episode 10: Its not delivery its a heart attack!
In this weeks episode Dez interviews Eric, Tyler and Ethan from Salt lake cities own ANONYMOUS. Be warned this episode is extra fun, listen at your own risk. See you in the pit!
April 07, 2021
Episode 9: Circle pit radio w/ Lynda Kathleen and Mick Hooligan
On this months Circle pit radio Guest DJ Lynda Kathleen is joined by Mick Hooligan a fun free for all of heavy music from Salt lake city! this episode includes music from : The Usurpers, Mandalore, Captain Daniels and the sunnybrook sailors, Anonymous, Power beer and a circle pit radio exclusive premiere track From Founders of Ruin. All music used on the episode was provided by the artist with permission for use on Circle pit radio. find all these artists on spotify, apple music and band camp to show your support any way you can! See you in the pit!
March 17, 2021
Episode 8: Mandalorians, Usurpers and Hooligans! Oh my!
This week Dez is joined by former co-host Mick Hooligan to review some of the best punk and hardcore that Assault city has to offer! Band featured on this episode include Mandalore and The Usurpers. all music featured on this episode provided by the artist with full permission for use. find Mandalore on Spotify itunes and band camp. go to Usurpers.com for a free download of Future wars
March 11, 2021
Episode 7: Return of the Lobster King
Starting March off right Dez interviews the Irish bastard himself Parker McIntyre of Captain Daniels and the Sunny brook sailors and Founders of ruin! This weeks conversation goes off the rails at the drop of a hat so be ready for twists and turns. See you in the pit!
March 03, 2021
Episode 6 : Circle pit radio w/ Buck Truckinton
This week Guest DJ Buck Truckinton hosts a head bangin, skull crushing, thrash fest Featuring Necrowolf (UT) ,Draghoria(CO) and Sacrilegion (UT) Get ready to head bang and crank up Circle pit radio! See you in the pit!
February 24, 2021
Episode 5: Warriors of Colfax
This months reviews are a nonstop Heavy Metal thrash fast! Dez is reviewing an EP from Draghoria(CO) and the full length debut from Necrowolf(UT). as if that wasn't enough were joined by Dylan "Demon" Dawes of DiseNgaged who is quite the blabber mouth. All kinds of fun and heavy music as always on this weeks Assault City Circle Pit! See you in the pit
February 17, 2021
Episode 4: The True Survivors
This week our host Dez troy went to the bar with the boys from Sacrilegion got a little frisky and turned on the mics . Enjoy the drunken banter of bar buds and maybe learn a bit, about what? we dont know the band? Venezuela ? See you in the Pit!
February 10, 2021
Episode 3: Circle pit radio w/Johnny Rico
We are joined by guest DJ 'Johnny rico' for the first ever circle pit radio displaying all the talent of the first month of season Two. this episode includes songs by Pinewalker ,Winterlight , Sacrilegion , Knellwraith, Unceremonial, Goathill massacre, and Blood purge , all songs appear with full permission from the band. please find these artists on Band camp, Spotify and Itunes SUPPORT UNDERGROUND MUSIC See you in the pit
February 03, 2021
Episode 2: Goat purge
This week i'm reviewing Slaughter, rinse, repeat by Goat hill massacre of Denver Colorado and Maniacal carnage by Utah based Blood purge. im also joined by Nate Perkins of Pinewalker/winter light to hear what he has to say about these two heavy as hell CDs.
February 03, 2021
Episode 1: Interview with a yeti and a whore king
Dez is joined by Connor Carlson (Sacrilegion, Unceremonial, Knellwraith) and Nate Perkins (Pinewalker, Winter light) after a few to many at the bar for the first Episode of the second season. enjoy our semi coherent drunk rambling and get ready for even more from Assault city!! See you in the pit!!
February 03, 2021
Bonus episode: Dont kink Shame Jingles! (Tribute to Alexi Laiho)
Host Dez Troy is joined by Connor (white boy) Carlson of Unceremonial, Sacrilegion and Knellwraith and the Ivester brothers of 'Heirs ov the ancient throne' or as they prefer 'The new Hanson' to discuss the recent passing of metal legend Alexi Laiho of Children of Bodom. Along with being a tribute to a major influence to all of us this episode is a small thank you to everyone for the recent support before we've even released one episode of the new season! a quick bonus episode of just drinkin and talking with some friends is the least i can do to provide some content as a thank you! See you in the pit!
January 27, 2021
Episode 0 : welcome to Assault city
this episode is just a quick preview of the new season, the show has changed a lot and like it or not we ain't gonna stop so get ready cause something heavy this way comes!! this preview features music from Pinewalker, Goat hill massacre and Anonymous SLC and Winter light
January 11, 2021