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By Donald Cardenas

A conversation with creatives about and around Comics, Coffee, and Heavy Metal music. Hosted by Don Cardenas.
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C/C/M Podcast Episode #96: LK INGINO
C/C/M Podcast Episode #96: LK INGINO
This week on the show we have the return of writer and the creator of the previous and current Kickstarter success FANGS AND FOUL PLAY, LK INGINO! We chat about the AFTERSHOCK music festival, the challenges and benefits running a Kickstarter for a continuing series, and the LK takes on the 5 random questions for our SHUFFLE INTERVIEW!  Twitter: @lkingino Instagram: @lkingino FANGS AND FOUL PLAY KICKSTARTER 2 HEADLESS GNOMES WEBSITE Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
49:48
November 16, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #95: Matt Lesniewski
C/C/M Podcast Episode #95: Matt Lesniewski
This week I have the return of Artist/Writer MATT LESNIEWSKI! (STATIC, FREAK, FACELESS AND THE FAMILY) We chat about Matt's new favorite coffee, the evolution of his art style since we last spoke, his awesome new book FACELESS AND THE FAMILY, and then Matt runs the gauntlet of our SHUFFLE INTERVIEW! Check Matt out at: Twitter: @mattlesniewski Instagram: @mattdrawscomics MATT’S WEBSITE FACELESS AND THE FAMILY Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:10:22
November 04, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #94: Aubrey Sitterson
C/C/M Podcast Episode #94: Aubrey Sitterson
BEEFIN! This episode I'm joined by the writer behind STONED MASTER, NO ONE LEFT TO FIGHT, THE WORST DUDES, and BEEF BROS, AUBREY SITTERSON! We chat about the greatness of TYRELL CANNON's art, AI art, the difficulty of capturing WRESTLING in comics, soda, trying to read comics while making them, and so much more! Aubrey's Website KIM JUNG GI Videos Check Aubrey out at:  Twitter: https://twitter.com/aubreysitterson Instagram: https://instagram.com/aubreysitterson  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS  Twitter: @doncardenasart   Instagram: @doncardenasart  Website: doncardenasart.com  EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
02:10:04
October 28, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #93: Dalton Deschain
C/C/M Podcast Episode #93: Dalton Deschain
About time! This week I am joined by the multitalented writer, musician, and podcaster DALTON DESCHAIN (MONOCUL, DALTON DESCHAIN AND THE TRAVELING SHOW, ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK UNIVERSE?). Come with us as we chat about Dalton why he loves coffee but it comes with a price, their journey to writing his series MONOCUL, their new podcast about rebooting the failed Universal Dark Universe, and we get REALLY nerdy about music recording! And much more! MONOCUL DALTON DESCHAIN : CEMETERY SUNSET ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK UNIVERSE? Check Dalton out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/daltondeschain Instagram: https://instagram.com/daltondeschain COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:27:40
October 13, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #92: Tony McMillen
C/C/M Podcast Episode #92: Tony McMillen
The episode SKYNET tried to keep from you! Seriously though, from scheduling, tech issues, and illness, getting this out episode hit practically every roadblock. We have prevailed though and I am pleased to share with you a great chat I had with fantastic comic creator TONY MCMILLEN (LUMEN, SERIOUS CREATURES, ATTABOY)! We have a bunch of fun talking about some metal, his art process and influences, the backstory behind his book SERIOUS CREATURES, some guitar talk, and much more!  Tony's Website! Check Tony out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/TonyMcMillen Instagram: https://instagram.com/TonyMcMillen COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:00:07
October 04, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #91: Brent Fisher and Michele Abounader
C/C/M Podcast Episode #91: Brent Fisher and Michele Abounader
This week we have the return of the stellar duo of BRENT FISHER and MICHELE ABOUNADER (The Color of Always, SHARP WIT & the Company of Women) and we have a super fun chat about their exciting new project SHARP WIT: In the Company of Women, AND friendships are tested as they take on the random questions from our SHUFFLE INTERVIEW! Show Links: SHARP WIT & THE COMPANY OF WOMEN PRELAUNCH LINK Check Brent and Michele out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/EXTRAPAGESPRESS https://twitter.com/carolcollector https://twitter.com/cerealpancake Instagram: https://instagram.com/carolcollector https://instagram.com/ilovepancakes COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
54:47
September 23, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #90: Dan Price
C/C/M Podcast Episode #90: Dan Price
Greetings! Join writer/artist DAN PRICE (Bigfoot Knows Karate) and I as we chat about the upcoming Kickstarter and origins of his book BIGFOOT KNOWS KARATE! The Dan does an amazing job being the first to run the gauntlet of our new SHUFFLE INTERVIEW, where he was asked 5 questions randomly chosen from a field of 150! BIGFOOT KNOWS KARATE PRELAUNCH PAGE BIGFOOT KNOWS KARATE WEBSITE Check Dan out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/danomyte139 Instagram: https://Instagram.com/danomyte139 Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
44:17
September 09, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #89: Justin Richards and Michele Abounader
C/C/M Podcast Episode #89: Justin Richards and Michele Abounader
Hello! This week I check out the awesome comic CAPTAIN SUAVE from SCOUT COMICS, Joseph Sieracki, and Kelly Williams, along with the new album DAYS OF THE LOST from THE HALO EFFECT, and then I'm joined by the talented writers JUSTIN RICHARDS and MICHELE ABOUNADER and we have a greatchat about their Kickstarter EVERYTHING IS DIFFERENT NOW! We also chat about the start of EVERYTHING IS DIFFERENT NOW, some great music and coffee chat, and of course some guitar talk! EVERYTHING IS DIFFERENT NOW CAPTAIN SUAVE MY ETSY STORE Check Justin and Michele out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/emocomicwriter https://twitter.com/cerealpancake Instagram: https://instagram.com/emocomicwriter https://instagram.com/ilovepancakes Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:01:06
August 25, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #88: Mark Bouchard
C/C/M Podcast Episode #88: Mark Bouchard
Hey there! This week I check out the killer new ARCH ENEMY album DECEIVERS, the hot new IMAGE COMICS series THE DEADLIEST BOUQUET by Erica Schultz, Carola Borelli, Gab Contreras, and Tom Chu, and then I'm joined by the talented writer MARK BOUCHARD and we have a fun chat about their amazing book coming from ONI PRESS, IT TOOK LUKE! We also chat about their comics journey, they recommend to me a bunch of killer new metal bands, and a whole bunch more! IT TOOK LUKE THE DEADLIEST BOUQUET PREVIEWS PRE-ORDER CODE: JUL220196 Check Mark out at: Twitter: @BARKMOUCHARD Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
58:19
August 12, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #87: Daniel Leister
C/C/M Podcast Episode #87: Daniel Leister
This week I ramble about my break, BOOK OF BOBA FETT, THOR: LOVE AND THUNDER, JURRASIC WORLD: DOMINION, New SPIRITBOX and the rad new comic series KILLCHELLA and some upcoming cool stuff, and then I'm joined by the talented writer and artist DANIEL LEISTER (Hack/Slash, Heavy Metal Ice Cream) Join us as we talk about art and creative processes, his art journey that led him to his webcomic HEAVY METAL ICE CREAM , and much more! HEAVY METAL ICE CREAM KILLCHELLA PREVIEWS PRE-ORDER CODE: AUG221803 Check Daniel out at: Twitter: @dancomicleister Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Episode analytics
01:50:03
July 29, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #86: Erica Schultz
C/C/M Podcast Episode #86: Erica Schultz
This week we have the talented writer and editor ERICA SCHULTZ (BYLINES IN BLOOD, THE DEADLIEST BOUQUET, MOON KNIGHT)! Join us as we talk about freelance life, how writers can and do so much more than writing, a bunch of STAR WARS, and much more! Utica Coffee MURDER FALCON at CHALLENGERS COMICS THE DEADLIEST BOUQUET Check Erica out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/ericaschultz42 Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Episode analytics
01:30:14
July 15, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #85: James Lawrence
C/C/M Podcast Episode #85: James Lawrence
This week we have the creator of the amazing luchadora comics THE LEGEND OF LA MARIPOSA, JAMES LAWRENCE! Join us as we talk about the inspirations behind his comics, his art progression, HOT FUZZ, ZEAL & ARDOR, and so much more! LA MARIPOSA KICKSTARTER Check James out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/kingfridayjoe Instagram: https://instagram.com/kingfridayjoe Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Episode analytics
01:37:05
July 01, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #84: Heather Antos
C/C/M Podcast Episode #84: Heather Antos
This week we have the editor behind STAR WARS, STAR TREK, DEADPOOL, and so much more, HEATHER ANTOS! Join us as we talk about the COHEED AND CAMBRIA, editing, her journey into art, and a whole bunch more! Also, this week I check out FOG LINE from Mario Candelaria and Andy Michael, the latest from Thrash legends KREATOR, Hate Uber Alles, and ANCHORHEAD COFFEE'S Beard Blend, a collaboration with popular musican and YouTuber RYAN "FLUFF" BRUCE (Riffs, Beards, and Gear, DRAGGED UNDER) Show Links: Anchorhead Coffee BEARD BLEND Check Heather out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/heatherantos Instagram: https://instagram.com/heatherantos https://instagram.com/heatherartos Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:15:09
June 24, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #83: Aaron Sammut
C/C/M Podcast Episode #83: Aaron Sammut
This week we have the maestro behind the love letter to metal, MAURICE AND THE METAL, writer AARON SAMMUT! Join us as we talk about the power of metal, ponder if we are truly coffee and metal snobs, our creative processes, and a whole bunch more! Show Links: Maurice and The Metal Kickstarter Check Aaron out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/sammut_aaron Instagram: https://instagram.com/mauriceandthemetal Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:21:19
June 17, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #82: Brent Fisher and Michele Abounader
C/C/M Podcast Episode #82: Brent Fisher and Michele Abounader
This week we have the stellar duo of BRENT FISHER and MICHELE ABOUNADER (The Color of Always) and we have a super fun chat about bad coffee, the greatness of cereal, building an anthology, and a small chat about their exciting new project SHARP WIT: In the Company of Women! Show Links: Scott Snyder Presents: Tales from the Cloakroom Kaiju Sunset PENNY DREADFULS PREVIEWS ORDER CODE: Order # JUN221903 In Shops: Aug 24, 2022 Check Brent and Michele out at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/colorofalways https://twitter.com/carolcollector https://twitter.com/cerealpancake Instagram: https://instagram.com/carolcollector https://instagram.com/ilovepancakes Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:48:41
June 10, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #81: Daniel Warren Johnson
C/C/M Podcast Episode #81: Daniel Warren Johnson
This week we have ink slingin', guitar shredding, all around awesome dude DANIEL WARREN JOHNSON (EXTREMITY, MURDER FALCON, BETA RAY BILL, WONDER WOMAN:DEAD EARTH, DO A POWERBOMB) on the show and we have a big talk about bringing his emotions into his work, his new wrestling epic DO A POWERBOMB, espresso, and of course, a TON of guitar talk!  Show Links: Preorder THE CATCH here GILGAMESH #1 on Gumroad DANIEL WARREN JOHNSON on YouTube Check Daniel out at: https://www.danielwarrenart.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/danielwarrenart Instagram: https://instagram.com/danielwarrenart Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:50:10
May 27, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #80: Phil Mucci
C/C/M Podcast Episode #80: Phil Mucci
This week we have Music Video Director, Photographer, and Comic Book Writer PHIL MUCCI (METALLICA, DIABOLIK FILMS, GRINGO LOCO, PROFESSOR DARIO BAVA) joining the show and we have a great talk about his process for making comics, EERIE Magazine, ALL THEM WITCHES, being wimps about coffee, the urgency of directing a METALLICA video and so much more! Show Links: Professor Dario Bava / Gringo Loco Comics Diabolik Films Spit Out The Bone Video Check Phil out at: Twitter: @Phil_Mucci Instagram: @Phil_Mucci Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:35:43
May 13, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #79: Sally Cantirino
C/C/M Podcast Episode #79: Sally Cantirino
This week we have comic artist and illustrator SALLY CANTIRINO (HUMAN REMAINS, FINAL GIRLS, I WALK WITH MONSTERS) joining the show and we talk about her art methods, Rootless Coffee, Iron Maiden, guitars, and much much more! Attached is a headshot, and here's a list of links: The Final Girls  I Walk With Monsters Human Remains Children of UMA kickstarter NINJA KAIDAN COUNT RETROACTIVE Check Sally out at: Twitter: @sally_cantirino Instagram: @sally_cantirino Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
02:06:34
April 29, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #78: Rent Hawkey
C/C/M Podcast Episode #78: Rent Hawkey
This week join comics creator RENT HAWKEY (RONIN DIGITAL EXPRESS) and I as we talk about BENEATH THE SILENCE, Folgers Coffee?!?!?!, his rad webcomic RONIN DIGITAL EXPRESS and much much more! RONIN DIGITAL EXPRESS  Check Rent out at: Twitter: @rentonhawkey Instagram: @rentonhawkey Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:15:49
April 15, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #77: STEENZ!
C/C/M Podcast Episode #77: STEENZ!
This week join comics creator STEENZ (HEART OF THE CITY, INVISIBLE KINGDOM) and I as we talk (a lot) about COHEED AND CAMBRIA, getting organized, the grind of making a daily comic strip, and much much more! Pre-order Links for Heart of the City: IndieBound - https://www.indiebound.org/book/9781524871598 Target - https://www.target.com/p/heart-takes-the-stage-1-heart-of-the-city-by-steenz-paperback/-/A-84946487 Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/Heart-Takes-Stage-City-Collection/dp/1524871591 This weeks Recs=============================================================================== Comics: JONNA AND THE UNPOSSIBLE MONSTERS Music: BASTARDANE - IS THIS RAGE? Coffee: BONES COFFEE - ARMY OF DARK CHOCOLATE Check Steenz out at: Twitter: @oheysteenz Instagram: @oheysteenz Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:06:32
April 01, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #76: Frankee White
C/C/M Podcast Episode #76: Frankee White
This week join Writer/Editor FRANKEE WHITE (Eat My Flesh Drink My Blood, Starless Daydream) and I as we talk about Stoner Metal, Indie Comics, Long Movies, and of course, their stellar new Graphic Novella, EAT MY FLESH, DRINK MY BLOOD! And of course, a whole bunch more! This weeks Recs=============================================================================== Comics: EAT MY FLESH, DRINK MY BLOOD Music: KEVIN MELLON - SONG'S FROM THE GIANTS CHAIR Coffee: CAMERONS - TOASTED SOUTHERN PECAN Check Frankee out at: Twitter: @frankee_white Instagram: @frankee.white Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:28:27
March 18, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #75: Fell Hound
C/C/M Podcast Episode #75: Fell Hound
This week I have on FELL HOUND, the talent and mind behind COMMANDER RAO and the smash Kickstarter AND WE LOVE YOU! Join us as we discuss the history of AND WE LOVE YOU and COMMANDER RAO, listening to soundtracks, her art process, and more! This weeks Recs=============================================================================== Comics: TOY GALAXY on YouTube AND WE LOVE YOU on Kickstarter Music: BLOODYWOOD - RAKSHAAK Coffee: Maple Leaf Coffee Roasters Check Fell out at: Twitter: @fellhound_ Instagram: @fell.hound Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:10:21
March 04, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #74: Matthew Allison
C/C/M Podcast Episode #74: Matthew Allison
CANKORRRRRR! This week I have on MATTHEW ALLISON, the man behind CANKOR, the hit comic on FUNDRAZR! Join us as we chat Cankor's inception, Matthew's artistic influences, Metallica, Anthrax, and a plethora of questions from YOU!  This weeks Recs=============================================================================== Comics:  AND WE LOVE YOU on Kickstarter DRUMSTICKS OF DOOM on Kickstarter Music:  HAZEMAZE - Blinded by the Wicked ROLO TOMASSI - Where Myth Becomes Memory BENEATH THE SILENCE - Black Lights Coffee: Maple Leaf Coffee Roasters Check Matthew out at: Twitter: @matthewgallison Instagram: @cankorr Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:28:27
February 18, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #73: Melissa Meszaros
C/C/M Podcast Episode #73: Melissa Meszaros
Greetings! This week I have on the person behind DON'T HIDE PR and published author of the true life tale HEAVY METAL HEADBANG, MELISSA MESZAROS! Join us as we talk about guitars, learning about coffee in Hawaii, writing her book about recovering with a traumatic brain injury, and a whole bunch more! This weeks Recs: HEAVY METAL HEADBANG PREORDER Comics: SPIDER-MAN 2099 / 2099 REVISITED PODCAST Music: Circus of Doom by BATTLEBEAST Coffee: OUT OF YOUR ELEMENT from ROOTLESS COFFEE Check Melissa out at: Twitter:  @melissmeszaros @donthidepr Websites: Don't Hide PR Please considering supporting the show on Patreon at https://Patreon.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:32:34
February 04, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #72: Grant Stoye
C/C/M Podcast Episode #72: Grant Stoye
Guard your hearts! This week I have on the talented and just lovely writer of the hot Kickstarter SIDEQUEST and the excellent INTO THE COMICS CAVE PODCAST, GRANT STOYE! Join us as we talk about his journey successfully Kickstarting multiple issues of his comic, the impetus of the INTO THE COMICS CAVE PODCAST, BABYMETAL, and much much more!   This weeks Recs: SIDEQUEST KICKSTARTER Comics: DEAD LEGENDS II from James Maddox and Gavin Smith Music: Elegy from SHADOW OF INTENT Check Grant at: Twitter: @grantandstuff Websites:  INTO THE COMICS CAVE PODCAST nounandverb.gumroad.com grantstoye.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:24:06
January 21, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #71: Dan Dougherty and Jon Westhoff
C/C/M Podcast Episode #71: Dan Dougherty and Jon Westhoff
New Year, New show! Join me this week as I welcome musician, artist, and all around great dude, DAN DOUGHERTY (Beardo, Touching Evil) and returning guest, writer, musician, and the man behind Part Time Comix, JON WESTHOFF (CPS: Child Possession Services, Bulletproof Chicken. We have a great chat about their new Kickstarter DRUMSTICKS OF DOOM, St. Vincent, Guitars, and much more!  This weeks Recs: DRUMSTICKS OF DOOM KICKSTARTER Coffee: Mexico Chiapas Highlands Roast from Snowdrift Coffee Roasters Comics: WE HAVE DEMONS from COMIXOLOGY ORIGINALS Music: Viridian Green from Returning as Echoes Check Dan and Jon at: Twitter:  @beardocomics @parttimecomix Instagram: @beardocomics @part_time_comix Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:17:12
January 07, 2022
C/C/M Podcast Episode #70: Antony Johnston
C/C/M Podcast Episode #70: Antony Johnston
Happy Holidays! In this final episode for 2021, I have the incredibly talented and prolific writer, musician, and podcaster, ANTONY JOHNSTON (THRASH IT OUT Podcast, WASTELAND, ATOMIC BLONDE, UMBRAL)! We have a fun lengthy chat about music, writing and more! Also I open the show looking back at my favorite things Comics, Coffee, and Metal from 2021 and then some discussion about plans for 2022! Check Antony out at: Twitter: @AntonyJohnston Instagram: @AntonyJohnston Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:57:32
December 24, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #69: Mulverine
C/C/M Podcast Episode #69: Mulverine
THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID! Wait...that doesn't make sense. Or does it? Anyway, this week on the Podcast I am delighted to bring you the man behind the great FIELD GUIDE episodes to THE OFFICE, and the creator of the really great true crime satire WHO WAS THE SCRANTON STRANGLER? Chris, aka MULVERINE! While we chat a ton about THE OFFICE, we also have some fun chats about METALLICA and coffee, specifically the BOOM ROASTED blend from ELECTRIC CITY ROASTERS! This weeks Recs: WHO WAS THE SCRANTON STRANGLER?  Comics: WE RIDE TITANS from VAULT COMICS Music: BLACK NOVA from DAGOBA Check Mulverine out at: Youtube Patreon Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:44:30
December 17, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #68: Shadia Amin
C/C/M Podcast Episode #68: Shadia Amin
Huzzah! This week I am chatting with the talented artist SHADIA AMIN (Spider-Ham: Great Power, No Responsibility)! We discuss working on an all ages Spider-Ham book, digital art, changing art styles, and a whole lot more! No recommendations this week, instead you get a rambly chat about my thoughts on the future of the podcast. Sorry! Check Shadia out at: Twitter: @shadiaminart Instagram: @shadiaminart www.shadiaminart.com SPIDER-HAM: GREAT POWER, NO RESPONSIBILITY  Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:06:34
December 10, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #67: Christopher Sebela
C/C/M Podcast Episode #67: Christopher Sebela
This week I finally have a chat with the man behind the awesome comics HIGH CRIMES, CROWDED, DEAD DUDES, and the new Kickstarter Bee Crime series FOUL BROOD, CHRISTOPHER SEBELA! We chat his new Kickstarter, finding artists, the rabbit hole of 3D Printing, his writing process, and much more! FOUL BROOD KICKSTARTER This weeks Recs: YULE: DREADFUL TALES FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON by Grant Stoye SION, the Self Titled Debut from Howard Jones and Jared Dines Check Christopher out at: Twitter: @xtop Instagram: @xtop Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:28:09
December 03, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #66: Gavin Guidry
C/C/M Podcast Episode #66: Gavin Guidry
This week on the show we have Artist of great books such as DEADLY LIVING, THE DEATH DEFYING, and an upcoming CAPTAIN AMERICA gn, GAVIN GUIDRY! We chat about art styles, influences, his upcoming work, a lot of parenting stuff, and more! My recs this week: The DEAD MEAT YouTube Channel DOOM CREW, INC. from BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Twitter: @gavinguidry Instagram:  @gavinguidry Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:32:23
November 30, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #65: Eric Palicki
C/C/M Podcast Episode #65: Eric Palicki
This week on the show we have writer and the creator of one of my favorite books of 2021, ERIC PALICKI, Eric and I chat about BLACK’S MYTH, MOTORHEAD, editing anthologies and a bunch more ! Also, this week I recommend the new HULU animated series HIT MONKEY and a classic album from Black Label Society, 1919 ETERNAL! Twitter: @ericpalicki Instagram:  @ericpalicki BLACK’S MYTH on COMIXOLOGY Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:25:25
November 19, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #64: Gavin Smith
C/C/M Podcast Episode #64: Gavin Smith
This week on the show we have the artist of comics such as STAR TREK: THE MIRROR WAR, THE ACCELERATORS, and co-creator of DEAD LEGENDS, GAVIN SMITH! We chat about drawing Star Trek, convention talk, Gavin’s art process, and much much more! Twitter: @gavinpsmith Instagram: @gavinpsmith Dead Legends on COMIXOLOGY Dead Legends on A WAVE BLUE WORLD Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:29:29
November 17, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #63: LK Ingino
C/C/M Podcast Episode #63: LK Ingino
This week on the show we have writer and the creator of the fun new Kickstarter book FANGS AND FOUL PLAY, LK INGINO! We chat about BEARTOOTH, building a Kickstarter, searching for the right artists, and more! Also, this week I recommend the new COMIXOLOGY ORIGINALS comic, .SELF by Christopher Sebela, Cara McGee, and Rebecca Nalty and a classic album from PLUMB, CHAOTIC RESOLVE! Twitter: @lkingino Instagram: @lkingino FANGS AND FOUL PLAY KICKSTARTER HEADLESS GNOMES WEBSITE .SELF on COMIXOLOGY Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:10:16
November 12, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #62: Kelly Williams
C/C/M Podcast Episode #62: Kelly Williams
This week on the show we returning friend and guest, the very talented KELLY WILLIAMS (BOUNTIFUL GARDEN, A LETTER TO JO), we have great chat about a Iron Maiden, Kelly's journey to taking on BOUNTIFUL GARDEN and working with MAD CAVE STUDIOS, some Kim's Convenience talk, and more! Also, this week I recommend the new comic COMMANDER RAO by Fell Hound, Lettersquids, and SCOUT COMICS, and the new album UNTRUE from BLACK SITES! Twitter: @treebeerd Instagram: @treebeerdy "DEAD EYES" Lyric Video "DEAD EYES" on Bandcamp COMMANDER RAO  MAD CAVE STUDIOS Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:19:59
November 05, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #61: HALLOWEEN 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #61: HALLOWEEN 2021
Happy Halloween! In this special episode I am joined by my lovely wife Melody! Come along as we discuss our favorite horror things, our differing horror tastes, and we even go over some recent horror movies we have watched! On top of all that, I asked a bunch of my guests to tell us their favorite horror thing so get ready to hear what Lesly Julien, Brian Flint, Andrew Baena, Dave Scheidt, Michael Conrad, LK Ingino, Noah Bailey, Brian Level, Eamon Hill, Jules Rivera, Scott Brian Wilson, Kelly Williams, and Brian LeTendre say is their favorite horror thing!  Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:20:08
October 31, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #60: Jules Rivera
C/C/M Podcast Episode #60: Jules Rivera
This week on the show we have Artist/Writer JULES RIVERA (MARK TRAIL, 200, SPECTRE DEEP 6)! Join us as we chat about Apocalypse Gardens, taking over MARK TRAIL, how Jules started in comics, and more! Also this week I check back in on previously recommended series TRVE KVLT AND BLACK’s MYTH, and give MANIC, the latest from WAGE WAR, a spin!  Twitter: @julesrivera  Instagram: @love.joolz  www.julesrivera.com  TRVEKVLT on GUMROAD  BLACK'S MYTH at AHOY COMICS  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS  Twitter: @doncardenasart   Instagram: @doncardenasart  Website: doncardenasart.com  EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:11:57
October 25, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #59: Scott Bryan Wilson
C/C/M Podcast Episode #59: Scott Bryan Wilson
This week on the show we have the writer and Co-Creator of TRVE KVLT, SCOTT BRYAN WILSON (Pennyworth, TRVE KVLT), we have great chat about a bunch of metal, some TRVE KVLT talk, having a story drawn by the late great JOHN PAUL LEON and a ton more! Also this week I try some STEEPED COFFEE bags, and I rec out PROJECT: STARLESS DAYDREAM from FRANKEE WHITE and a plethora of talented artists, and SHAMAN, the new EP from ORBIT CULTURE! Twitter: @scottbrwilson Instagram: @scottbryanwilson Project: Starless Daydream on GUMROAD TRVEKVLT on GUMROAD Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:36:28
October 11, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #58: Andrew Baena
C/C/M Podcast Episode #58: Andrew Baena
This week I joined by the super cool Musician, YouTuber, and TikTok hitmaker, ANDREW BAENA! We have a great chat about his awesome band Carcosa, out mutual love of the band Spiritbox, DOOM, 8 string guitars, and much more! Also this week I rec out HUMAN REMAINS #1 from Peter Milligan, Sally Cantirino, and Dearbhla Kelly, Conscious Cup Coffee, and the new album TORN ARTERIES from CARCASS!  Twitter: @baenacarcosa Instagram: @baenacarcosa Andrew Baena YouTube Channel DEPOWERED KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN Conscious Cup Coffee Human Remains on Comixology Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:38:35
October 01, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #57: Lesly Julien and Brian Flint
C/C/M Podcast Episode #57: Lesly Julien and Brian Flint
This week I have 2/3rds of the team behind the rad Kickstarter SAVAGE WIZARD, LESLY JULIEN and BRIAN FLINT! We chat about the formation and development of the SAVAGE WIZARD Campaign, how they met, a bunch of metal, Brian's art methods, and more! Also I talk about the Apple TV+ Series MYTHIC QUEST, and the new Album from SPIRITBOX, ETERNAL BLUE! Twitter: @leswrite Instagram: @kuruflint SAVAGE WIZARD KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:02:13
September 24, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #56: Eamon Hill and Brian Level
C/C/M Podcast Episode #56: Eamon Hill and Brian Level
This week I have returning guest BRIAN LEVEL along with newcomer EAMON HILL! We chat about the new THE BROTHERS JAMES Zoop Campaign, how that all came about, a bunch of metal, and art talk! Also I talk about Two Brothers Coffee, STOKED! by Dave Stokes, and THE METALLICA BLACKLIST, a collection of MetallicA covers by a plethora of artists! Twitter: @brian_level Twitter: @Eamon_d_hill THE BROTHERS JAMES ZOOP CAMPAIGN DAVE STOKES WEBSITE Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:20:45
September 17, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #55: Matt Summo and Pete Collins
C/C/M Podcast Episode #55: Matt Summo and Pete Collins
This week I have the dynamic duo of MATT SUMMO and PETE COLLINS! We chat about Metal Guitarists, the details of their cool new Kickstarter BARDIC VERSES, some...interesting...twitter questions, and more! Also this week I recommend the Kickstarter for the Sci Fi Comic EXILIUM, and the new EP from SPIRIT ADRIFT, FORGE YOUR FUTURE! Check Matt and Pete out at: Twitter: @pacillustration             @mattmanbegins BARDIC VERSES KICKSTARTER EXILIUM KICKSTARTER Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:18:06
September 07, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #54: What was the best cup of coffee you've ever had?
C/C/M Podcast Episode #54: What was the best cup of coffee you've ever had?
Greetings! Welcome to the first in a series of episodes where I asked my previous (and some future) guests a specific question and compile them into one episode!  Naturally we begin with "WHAT WAS THE BEST CUP OF COFFEE YOU'VE EVER HAD?" Join LIANA KANGAS, BOB QUINN, JEREMY HAUN, JOE MULVEY, MICHAEL CONRAD AND NOAH BAILEY, LAN PITTS, CLAIRE CONNELLY, BRIAN LEVEL AND EAMON HILL, & MATT SUMMO AND PETE COLLINS as they tackle this all important question! Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
16:52
August 30, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #53: Lan Pitts
C/C/M Podcast Episode #53: Lan Pitts
This week I have the great writer LAN PITTS (BEAST HEART STRIKERS!, WWE, MOTHER TRUCKER) We chat about Power Metal, notably DRAGONFORCE, Wrestling Comics, BEAST HEART STRIKERS! And more! Also this week I recommend the upcoming All Ages Graphic Novel SPIDER HAM: GREAT POWER, NO RESPONSIBILTY from Scholastic, Steve Foxe and Shadia Amin, and the new album ANTHOLOGY, from CARCOSA! Check Joe out at: Twitter: @pittsed_off Instagram: @lanpitts Beast Heart Strikers! Spider Ham Preorder Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:22:27
August 20, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #52: Michael W. Conrad and Noah Bailey
C/C/M Podcast Episode #52: Michael W. Conrad and Noah Bailey
Double Walker? DOUBLE GUESTS! This week I have the awesome artist and writer dues behind the amazing Graphic Novel DOUBLE WALKER, MICHAEL W. CONRAD and NOAH BAILEY! We chat about a bunch of music, Noah and Michael's inspiration and methods of approaching the art in Double Walker, and a TON of other rad stuff ! Also this week I check out some more STUMPTOWN COFFEE, the killer comic DEAD LEGENDS II from James Maddox and Gavin Smith, and some LPs from DALTON DESCHAIN AND THE TRAVELING SHOW and SLEEP TOKEN! Check out Michael and Noah at: Twitter: @michaelwconrad Instagram: @michaelwconrad Twitter: @boyishdeath Instagram: @boyishdeathtribe DOUBLE WALKER ON COMIXOLOGY A WAVE BLUE WORLD WEBSITE (DEAD LEGENDS II) Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:44:21
August 09, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #51: Joe Mulvey
C/C/M Podcast Episode #51: Joe Mulvey
Woo! This week I have the awesome artist and writer behind the hit Kickstarter HAPPY HILL, JOE MULVEY (SCAM, WAILING BLADE)! We chat about DEATH WISH COFFEE, the HAPPY HILL KICKSTARTER, and returning to conventions! Also this week I recommend some STUMPTOWN COFFEE, the stellar Graphic Novel DOUBLE WALKER from Michael W. Conrad and Noah Bailey on COMIXOLOGY, and the new LP from ZEROZONIC, IT'S GETTIN' GROOVY IN HERE! Check Joe out at: Twitter: @joemulv Instagram: @joemulv DOUBLE WALKER ON COMIXOLOGY HAPPY HILL KICKSTARTER Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:17:58
August 02, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #50: Jeremy Haun
C/C/M Podcast Episode #50: Jeremy Haun
Greetings! This week I have the creator behind the smash hit Kickstarter HAUNTHOLOGY, JEREMY HAUN! We chat about a ton of things from BONGRIPPER, the Impetus for HAUNTOLOGY, some good coffee talk, and finding the "right" place to create! Also this week I recommend the new KICKSTARTER HAPPY HILL by JOE MULVEY , RICH DOUEK, CHRIS SOTOMAYOR, and HASSAN OTSMANE-ELHAOU, and the new LP CALL OF THE WILD from power metal beasts POWERWOLF! Check Jeremy out at: Twitter: @jerhaun Instagram: @jerhaun HAUNTHOLOGY KICKSTARTER JEREMY'S PATREON HAPPY HILL KICKSTARTER Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:32:04
July 26, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #49: Matt Lesniewski
C/C/M Podcast Episode #49: Matt Lesniewski
This week I have the Artist MATT LESNIEWSKI! (FREAK, STATIC) We chat about Matt’s process for STATIC, having a unique art style, and some medical advice? Kinda? Also this week I recommend the new series BLACK’S MYTH by ERIC PALICKI and WENDELL CAVALCANTI from AHOY COMICS and the HOW TO GET INTO series from BANGERTV on YouTube! Check Matt out at: Twitter: @mattlesniewski Instagram: @mattdrawscomics MATT’S WEBSITE AHOY COMICS BANGERTV on YouTube Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:13:09
July 16, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #48: Bob Quinn
C/C/M Podcast Episode #48: Bob Quinn
KRAKOAN SUNDAES! This week I have the Artist/Musician, BOB QUINN! (X-MEN: WAY OF X, RED SONJA)  We talk a LOT about guitars, digital art mishaps, making music, and ice cream? Also this week I recommend 2 new short comics from KEVIN MELLON, THE GROUND and LET THEM EAT, and the new album ANGEL OR ALIEN from BORN OF OSIRIS! Check Bob out at: Twitter: @robotjq Instagram: @kingsofmaster THE CATCH KICKSTARTER ERIS KICKSTARTER KEVIN MELLON Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:24:56
July 09, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #47: Chuck BB
C/C/M Podcast Episode #47: Chuck BB
REST ETERNAL, my friends! This week I have the Artist/Musician, CHUCK BB (BLACK METAL, NOSK OF THE VOID, TEEN TITANS GO)! We talk black metal, recording NOSK OF THE VOID, the weirdness of promoting things on social media, and much more! Also this week I recommend the great new series BOUNTIFUL GARDEN from MAD CAVE STUDIOS and the new album BELOW from BEARTOOTH! Check Chuck out at: Twitter: @chuckbb NOSK OF THE VOID Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:46:01
July 02, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #46: Liana Kangas
C/C/M Podcast Episode #46: Liana Kangas
It's TRVE, this week I have the multifaceted Artist/Podcaster/Twitch Streamer/Musician, LIANA KANGAS (TRVE KVLT, She Said Destroy, Comics Inebriated)! We chat about Rootless Coffee and the new COMICS INEBRIATED roast, OZZFEST, buying music from Best Buy, playing drums and guitar, Plus so much more! Also this week I recommend the hot Kickstarter THE DUST PIRATES and the new album ECHOES OF THE SOUL from CRYPTA! Check Liana out at: Twitter: @lianakangas Instagram: @lianakangas THE DUST PIRATES KICKSTARTER Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:13:00
June 25, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #45: Christine Larsen
C/C/M Podcast Episode #45: Christine Larsen
HRAGAHGAH! This week I have a super fun talk with Artist/Writer, CHRISTINE LARSEN (ORCS! )! We discuss the inspirations of their series ORCS! from BOOM! Studios, a bunch of metal and...mongolian throat singing? Plus so much more! Also this week I recommend the new Graphic Novel STATIC by Matt Lesniewski and Carlos Badilla, and the new album AEONS OF OBLIVION from DISTANT! Check Christine out at: Twitter: @larsen_project Instagram: @larsenproject All Links Nosk of the Void STATIC on Comixology Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:32:31
June 18, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #44: Max Carlisle
C/C/M Podcast Episode #44: Max Carlisle
Alright! This week I am joined by Metal YouTuber and New Pilot MAX CARLISLE of the GUITARMAX YouTube Channel! We have a fun talk about his love of the classic Enemy Ace comics, the awesomeness of Cheap Guitars, how Max got into Aviation, and much MORE! Also, I give recs to the NEW Graphic Novel by DAVE SCHEIDT and MIRANDA HARMON, MAYOR GOOD BOY, and the new LP SARCOMA from ALLUVIAL!  NOSK OF THE VOID  MAYOR GOOD BOY PREORDER LINK Check Max out at: Instagram: @guitar_max_carlisle Website: https://www.youtube.com/user/MaxxxwellC Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:36:19
June 11, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #43: Matt Smith
C/C/M Podcast Episode #43: Matt Smith
Hello! This week I am joined by artist MATT SMITH (LAKE OF FIRE, BARBARIAN LORD, HELLBOY)! We have a fun chat about returning to Conventions maybe, a ton of metal, his series Barbarian Lord, and his appreciation of folkore! Also, I give recs to the new HULU series MODOK by Jordan Blum and Patton Oswalt, and the new band, SPIRITBOX! Once again we are sponsored by, NOSK OF THE VOID, giving away free Bandcamp album codes! Be sure to act fast to get yours! NOSK OF THE VOID  Chuck BB's Twitter Comics-Coffee-Metal Twitter Check Matt out at: Instagram: @barbarianlord Twitter: @barbarianlord Website: http://www.matt-illustrations.com/ Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:47:43
June 04, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #42: Bobby Torres
C/C/M Podcast Episode #42: Bobby Torres
Greetings! This week I am joined by Metal Producer and YouTuber BOBBY TORRES of FRIGHTBOX RECORDING! We have a great talk about anticipating the new Batman '89 comic, METALLICA, keeping things simple for recording, and a bunch of fun recording talk! Also, I give recs to the comic LAKE OF FIRE by Nathan Fairbairn and Matt Smith, and the new EP from THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, ZII! And to top it off, we have our first sponsor, NOSK OF THE VOID, giving away 15 free Bandcamp album codes! Be sure to act fast to get yours! NOSK OF THE VOID  Chuck BB's Twitter Comics-Coffee-Metal Twitter Check Bobby out at: Instagram: @frightboxrecording Website: www.youtube.com/frightboxrecording Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:33:52
May 28, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #41: Kate Sherron
C/C/M Podcast Episode #41: Kate Sherron
Hello! This week I have Artist and Teacher KATE SHERRON (CHAINED TO THE GRAVE, INVADER ZIM, MY LITTLE PONY) for a fun chat about working for licensed books, drawing horror comics, some manga talk, and more! Also I check and rec DEGA by DAN MCDAID and the self titled EP by MAINLINE! DEGA by DAN MCDAID MAINLINE EP ON BANDCAMP Check Kate out at:  Instagram: @katesherron Twitter: @katesherron Website: Katesherron.com Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal   COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS  Twitter: @doncardenasart   Instagram: @doncardenasart  Website: doncardenasart.com  EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:18:55
May 21, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #40: Taylor Danley
C/C/M Podcast Episode #40: Taylor Danley
Greetings! This week I have YouTuber and Metal Musician TAYLOR DANLEY (SACRIFICER)! We have a great chat about collecting Horror figures, making content for YouTube, dealing with hate comments, and of course, some guitar talk! Also I rec out CRASH AND TROY, the new series from Action Lab Comics, JARRED LUJAN and KYLER CLODFELTER, and the new solo album from OLA ENGLUND, STARZINGER! Jesse Hamm’s Gumroad: https://gumroad.com/jessehamm?sort=page_layout Check Taylor out at: Instagram: @taylordanley YouTube  Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:21:48
May 14, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #39: Insymmetry Creations
C/C/M Podcast Episode #39: Insymmetry Creations
This week I am joined by the duo of MATT KNOWLES and STEPH CANNON of INSYMMETRY CREATIONS (Heirs of Isildur, Tales from Nocturnia)! They have a rad Kickstarter that is ending soon and we have a fun chat about their process making comics, composing music for their comics series, including the new album and comic KICKSTARTER: HEIRS OF ISILDUR VS. TALES FROM NOCTURNIA! I also talk briefly about the INVINCIBLE animated series, layout brain, and the new album FORTITUDE from GOJIRA! HEIRS OF ISILDUR VS TALES FROM NOCTURNIA KICKSTARTER Check Insymmetry Creations out at: Twitter: @insymCreations Instagram: @insymmetrycreations Website: https://www.insymmetrycreations.com/ Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Sponsorships: off for this episode
01:49:26
May 07, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #38: Jonathan LaMantia
C/C/M Podcast Episode #38: Jonathan LaMantia
Greetings! This week we have the artistic fine detail master, JONATHAN LAMANTIA (HEAVY METAL, THE THING ARTBOOK), we have a big big chat covering a ton of stuff from Barry Windsor Smiths WEAPON X, navigating social media, and how despite life's attempts, you JUST. CAN'T. STOP. HIM. I also give some quick recs to new comic BEEF BROS by Aubrey Sitterson, Tyrell Cannon, Fico Ossio, and Taylor Esposito and the new album from TERMINA, entitled DYSPHORIA! Aubrey's new Kickstarter! Termina's Bandcamp Check Jonathan out at: Twitter: @jlcomics Instagram: @jonathanlamantia Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Sponsorships: off for this episode
01:49:40
April 23, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #37: Joe Hunter
C/C/M Podcast Episode #37: Joe Hunter
Huzzah! This we I am talking to the amazing artist JOE HUNTER (RADICAL GUARDIAN SKATER X, BEAST HEART! STRIKERS), we have a fun chat about Synthpop, first comics, inspirations, digital art, NICKELODEON, and more! I also give a big recommendation for Jim Terry's Graphic Novel Memoir COME HOME, INDIO and the awesome second album from KILLER BE KILLED, RELUCTANT HERO!  BEAST HEART! STRIKERS RADICAL GUARDIAN SKATER X MONSTER MASHUP VOL. 2 KICKSTARTER Check Joe out at: Twitter: @joe_hunter Instagram: @joebloodyhunter Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com Sponsorships: off for this episode
01:22:26
April 09, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #36: Jarred Luján
C/C/M Podcast Episode #36: Jarred Luján
MEXICANS. WITH. SWORDS. This week I chat up the mind behind the awesome Kickstarter THE TWIN BLADES, Jarred Luján! (DRYFOOT) We talk up the band THE GHOST INSIDE, surviving winter in Texas, the inspiration for THE TWIN BLADES and much much more! Before that, I talk about some new Kickstarters my work is a part of and the new comics TRVE KVLT #2, and ORCS #2! Then on the music front I am DIGGING the new EP, DUSK OF ANGUISH from the band DISTANT. Let's go!  THE TWIN BLADES KICKSTARTER MONSTER MASHUP VOL. 2 KICKSTARTER OFF INTO THE SUNSET KICKSTARTER Check Jarred out at: Twitter: @jarredlujan Instagram: @jarredlujan Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:17:27
March 26, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #35: Tres Dean
C/C/M Podcast Episode #35: Tres Dean
This week I have an extended talk with writer, TRES DEAN (GQ, SYFY, DODGER, FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: DWAYNE “THE ROCK” JOHNSON, ALL TIME LOW: YOUNG RENEGADES )! We discuss a ton of metal ( The Richmond Hardcore scene, The Sword, A7X), running and running shoes, guitars, pedals, collaborating with a band for a comic and much much more! Check Tres out at: Twitter: @treswritesstuff Instagram: @treswritesstuff Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
02:10:45
March 12, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #34: Phillip Butehorn
C/C/M Podcast Episode #34: Phillip Butehorn
This week I have a great big chat with my collaborator and writer, PHILLIP BUTEHORN (The Death and Rise of The Water Jar Boy, Dinner with Blobby, Jenny, Bart the Goat's Journey to the Upstate Farm, and 5 Star Mascot)! We discuss Pop Punk, Burgers, making comics together, the rush of seeing your comic babies meet the world, and more! Check Phillip out at: Twitter: @theilluminerdi Instagram: @phillysneeze Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:29:20
February 26, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #33: Steve Bryant
C/C/M Podcast Episode #33: Steve Bryant
About time! This week I have a woefully delayed chat with artist/writer, STEVE BRYANT (ATHENA VOLTAIRE, GHOUL SCOUTS, THE CATCH)! We discuss looking back at the comics of our youth that are now considered legendary, crowdfunding, putting his established characters in new settings with his new KICKSTARTER, ATHENA VOLTAIRE AND THE TERROR ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS, and of course, RUSH! ATHENA VOLTAIRE KICKSTARTER  Check Steve out at: Twitter: @stevebryantart Instagram: @stevebryantart Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal  COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS  Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart  Website: doncardenasart.com  EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:23:14
February 12, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #32: Jon Westhoff and Bobgar Ornelas
C/C/M Podcast Episode #32: Jon Westhoff and Bobgar Ornelas
Huzzah! This week I have a long overdue chat with my longtime buds, JON WESTHOFF and BOBGAR ORNELAS (KING BONE PRESS, BANDTHOLOGY, BULLETPROOF CHICKEN, B-ONE, HELLBILLIES, WORLD'S STRONGEST MAILMAN, CAPERBET!)! We discuss a ton of metal, seeking creative outlets, our comics making history, and their new KICKSTARTER, CPS: CHILD POSSESSION SERVICES!   CPS KICKSTARTER:  https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/parttimecomix/cps Check Jon and Bob out at:  Twitter: @slurmo / @anti_drummer  Instagram: @Bobgar_Ornelas / @part_time_comix  Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:45:36
January 29, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #31: Rusty Shackles
C/C/M Podcast Episode #31: Rusty Shackles
Hello there! This week we open up with some chat about my recommendations, the new EP from GATECREEPER, An Unexpected Reality, and the first issue of the smash Kickstarter Comic TRVE KVLT! Then we get onto my awesome guest, artist and metalhead RUSTY SHACKLES! We have a bunch of discussion about Thrash, GAMA BOMB, ANTHRAX, MARVEL MASTERWORKS, making comics and art, and some spoilery chat about COBRA KAI SEASON 3! Check Rusty out at: Twitter: @Rusty_Shackles Instagram: @RustyShacklesArt Please considering supporting the show on KO-FI at https://ko-fi.com/comicscoffeemetal COMICS-COFFEE-METAL is hosted by DON CARDENAS Twitter: @doncardenasart Instagram: @doncardenasart Website: doncardenasart.com EMAIL: comicscoffeemetal@gmail.com
01:36:38
January 14, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #30: Mario Candelaria
C/C/M Podcast Episode #30: Mario Candelaria
Happy New Year! Let's kick this off with some positivity as I discuss my favorite album and comic of 2020! Then we keep the good vibes going with a great chat with writer MARIO CANDELARIA (Tales from the Pandemic, KILLCHELLA, 27, and many more).  We have a great chat about metal, social media, wrestling, making comics, scripting for artists, and a ton more. With Mario’s help I think this podcast is starting the year out strong, so let’s go 2021! Check Mario out at:  Website: www.theothermarioc.com  Twitter: @theothermarioc Instagram: @anothermarioc
01:42:58
January 01, 2021
C/C/M Podcast Episode #29: TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES (1990) W/ MELODY CARDENAS
C/C/M Podcast Episode #29: TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES (1990) W/ MELODY CARDENAS
Greetings! Squeaking in at the end of the year is a fun chat I got to have with my lovely wife, MELODY CARDENAS, about the legendary 1990 film, TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES! This is a pretty casual, non-linear chat about the movie, our thoughts on seeing it as children and now as adults, and of course, some talk about comics, coffee, and metal!
01:07:03
December 24, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #28: BLINDSPOT-DIO SABBATH
C/C/M Podcast Episode #28: BLINDSPOT-DIO SABBATH
LOOK OUT! It's been far too long since I took a deep dive and there is none better to do so with than the legend, RONNIE JAMES DIO and his work with BLACK SABBATH! Not only do I go into his 3 official Black Sabbath albums but we also dive into the 2009 Release from Black Sabbath in all but name, HEAVEN AND HELL - THE DEVIL YOU KNOW. I also have guest appearances by previous guests and buds Dave Jordan, Chris Crank, and Brian LeTendre! 
34:12
December 18, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #27: Nelson Blake II
C/C/M Podcast Episode #27: Nelson Blake II
This week on the podcast I change things up…kinda? I go over some recommendations of comics (HAPPINESS WILL FOLLOW), and music (EVERGREY, OLA ENGLUND), and give some personal work updates! After that we have my esteemed guest, the Comic Artist/Animator/Musician NELSON BLAKE II! Nelson has worked on a load of different titles (MAGDALENA, MS. MARVEL, ROMULUS, BYTE-SIZED) and is very much a passionate student of art and guitar. We have a super fun chat about the differences in animation and comic storytelling, his new project BYTE-SIZED with writer CULLEN BUNN, published by AWA, and a lot, and I mean a LOT, of music and guitar talk! I had a blast chatting with Nelson and I hope you all have a great time listening! Check Nelson out at: AWA: https://awastudios.net/ Website: www.nelsonblake.tumblr.com Twitter: @NelsonBlake2 Instagram: @NelsonBlakeII
01:49:39
December 11, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #26: Jono Diener
C/C/M Podcast Episode #26: Jono Diener
Greetings! This week I have ROOTLESS COFFEE company CCO, Comic Writer (The Inevitables, Maybe Someday, and more) and Musician (The Swellers, Baggage), JONO DIENER! Jono has some great stories about touring overseas, including a cameo by MAYHEM, making comics, starting a coffee company, and how he adjusted creatively once the pandemic hit!  Check Jono out at: Coffee: www.rootlesscoffee.com Website: www.jonodiener.com Twitter: @jonodiener Instagram: @jonodiener
01:26:16
November 28, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #25: Shawn Pryor
C/C/M Podcast Episode #25: Shawn Pryor
This week I am speaking with writer SHAWN PRYOR (Cash and Carrie, Ignition, The Fire Within). Shawn and I have a great discussion about his (as of recording) current Kickstarter for his Racing/Action/Transporter-inspired series IGNITION, how using Kickstarter to get singles issues out there is beneficial to you, empowering your collaborators, the life changing balm called caramel mochas, what Busta Rhymes and Metallica have in common, and well, a bunch more! Check Shawn out at:  IGNITION KICKSTARTER: TheIginitionComic.com Website: www.crowntakerstudios.com Twitter: @ShawnRPryor Instagram: @TheShawnPShow
01:12:58
November 13, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #24: Sophie Campbell
C/C/M Podcast Episode #24: Sophie Campbell
This episode I'm talking to the very talented Artist/Writer: SOPHIE CAMPBELL (WET MOON, JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS, GLORY, TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES)! We have a fun talk about Kaiju (Especially GODZILLA and GAMERA), Metal, making synth music, what it's like working on TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES, and a bunch of other cool stuff. Check Sophie out at: Website: https://www.patreon.com/mooncalfe Twitter: @mooncalfe1 Instagram: @mooncalfe23
01:17:19
November 04, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #23: Dave Scheidt
C/C/M Podcast Episode #23: Dave Scheidt
HAPPY HALLOWEEN! In celebration of the spookiest day of the year I am talking with Comic Writer and Halloween Aficionado DAVE SCHEIDT (TROLLS, SPOOKY SLEEPOVER, WRAPPED UP, AW YEAH COMICS). We have a big fun talk about music remasters, old video stores, comics, and of course HALLOWEEN!  Check Dave out at: Website: http://www.davescheidt.com/ Twitter: @dave_scheidt Instagram: @davescheidt 
01:31:43
October 30, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #22: Matt Miner
C/C/M Podcast Episode #22: Matt Miner
This episode I am chatting with Comic Writer and animal rescue operator MATT MINER (Liberators, GWAR, Toe Tag Riot, Maybe Someday. Zion's Mission Animal Rescue) We have a great discussion about collecting cassette tapes, music, putting your passions into your comics, being a kitten mama and much more!  Check Matt out at: Website: www.MattminerXVX.com / mattminer.storenvy.com Twitter: @MattMinerXVX Zion's Misson: www.zionsmission.org 
01:01:25
October 23, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #21: Ramon Villalobos
C/C/M Podcast Episode #21: Ramon Villalobos
Today I am joined by Artist/Outlaw RAMON VILLALOBOS (Bad Idea, Marvel, DC). We chat it up about some good old Nu Metal, Bass guitars, drawing tools, and a bunch more!
01:46:15
September 30, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #20: Brian LeTendre
C/C/M Podcast Episode #20: Brian LeTendre
This episode we have the awesome Podcaster (THRASH IT OUT, POWER CHORDS, SECRET IDENTITY), Author (HARROWED), and human BRIAN LETENDRE! This was a long overdue chat about the best things in life, can you guess what they are?  Be sure to check out Brian's Podcasts (available everywhere) and his writing (AMAZON). 
01:31:44
August 25, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #19: Kevin Cuffe
C/C/M Podcast Episode #19: Kevin Cuffe
Come join myself and multi-talented writer, and musician KEVIN CUFFE (METALSHARK BRO, NINJA NUNS) as we discuss making comics, the new NINJA NUNS Kickstarter, terrible gigs, and...Sebastian Bach? 
02:00:06
August 07, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #18: Kevin Mellon
C/C/M Podcast Episode #18: Kevin Mellon
Come join myself and multi-talented artist, storyboarder, director, and musician KEVIN MELLON (ARCHER, HEART, LOVESTRUCK, SUICIDE SISTERS) as we discuss recording equipment, digital art vs traditional, Metallica, and a whole ridiculous mess more! 
02:04:35
June 05, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #17: BLINDSPOT-MACHINE HEAD
C/C/M Podcast Episode #17: BLINDSPOT-MACHINE HEAD
Hey there! Come join me on my new series BLINDSPOT where I take a dive into something that I’ve overlooked, missed, or just plain avoided! My first dive is into the catalog of MACHINE HEAD! Will I love or hate what I hear? Let’s find out!
37:59
May 29, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #16: Tyrell Cannon
C/C/M Podcast Episode #16: Tyrell Cannon
Our first return guest! Artist/Creator Extraordinaire TYRELL CANNON has come back to tell us about his hot new Kickstarter for his book ERIS! We chat up the book and the great stuff involved with his Kickstarter Tiers, working with siblings, a handful of great listener questions, and of course, some Comics, Coffee, and Metal.    Kickstarter is here and ends June 19th! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1619738205/eris-1?ref=discovery&term=eris
01:06:40
May 22, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #15: Mike Norton
C/C/M Podcast Episode #15: Mike Norton
This episode we have MIKE NORTON, the artist behind the creator owned series BATTLEPUG, REVIVAL, and GRUMBLE. Mike and I chat about making digital comics, podcasting, music, art, and a whole bunch more! 
01:22:05
May 15, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #14: Ryan Lee
C/C/M Podcast Episode #14: Ryan Lee
This episode I am joined by artist RYAN LEE (THE NATURALS, MOUNTAINHEAD, MONTHSTROSITY). Join Ryan and I as we chat about parenting, developing his unique art style, favorite 90's artists, and how Ryan REALLY HATES Jack Kirby (He doesn't. OR DOES HE????)
01:19:32
May 01, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #13: The Right Tool
C/C/M Podcast Episode #13: The Right Tool
Greetings! This week I take a dive into the completely of it's time '90's independent comic ARAKNIS, the new albums from Thrash legends TESTAMENT (Titans Of Creation) and Symphonic Metal pioneers NIGHTWISH (Human II Nature), and we end with a discussion about the pros and cons of constantly searching for the right tool to make your thing!
29:42
April 16, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #12: Ben Dewey
C/C/M Podcast Episode #12: Ben Dewey
This episode I am joined by artist and musician BEN DEWEY (I WAS THE CAT, AUTUMNLANDS: TOOTH AND CLAW, TRAGEDY SERIES, BEASTS OF BURDEN). Join Ben and I as we (well, mostly Ben) have some deep discussions about Social Media, developing your art, guitars, and we answer some Twitter questions! 
01:42:17
April 03, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #11: Creating In A Quarantine
C/C/M Podcast Episode #11: Creating In A Quarantine
Hello, In today's episode I talk conclude my experience with the comic IRREDEEMABLE (BOOM), and discuss the first season of LOCKE AND KEY (Netflix). The music of BODY COUNT-Carnivore, and SYSTEMATIC-Somewhere in Between. I also talk about the difficulties of creating in a quarantine, and how expecting increased productivity in a stressful situation is kinda...BS.
23:36
March 26, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #10: Dave Jordan
C/C/M Podcast Episode #10: Dave Jordan
This episode I am joined by DAVE JORDAN. Dave has been making great comics and illustrations for a few years now and I was happy to get a chance to discuss the path his creative life has taken lately. Join us as we talk about finding your niche, the art of death metal logos, and of course, coffee.   
01:25:39
March 18, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #9: C2E2 Recap
C/C/M Podcast Episode #9: C2E2 Recap
Hey there, In today's episode I talk about the comics DEAD LEGENDS (A Wave Blue World), and MOUNTAINHEAD (IDW). The music of SECRET RULE - Against, and LOATHE - I Let It In And It Took Everything. Along with my a recap of my experience at C2E2 2020, with some added thoughts about my future convention plans.
33:49
March 08, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #8: Brian Level
C/C/M Podcast Episode #8: Brian Level
This episode we have artist and writer BRIAN LEVEL. Brian is a stellar creator and extremely thoughtful guy. Join us as we discuss Brian's changing art style, his upcoming projects, how faith affects his work, and a discussion of making difficult comics. 
01:24:44
February 21, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #7: Artist Vs. Writers
C/C/M Podcast Episode #7: Artist Vs. Writers
Hi there, welcome to the first solo episode of the podcast! In these shorter episodes I will be discussing some recommendations and giving my thoughts on a topics concerning the comics and metal communities. In today's episode I talk about the comics A Letter to Jo (Top Shelf), and Irredeemable (BOOM). The music of Haunt - Mind Freeze, and Newsted - Heavy Metal Music. Along with my thoughts on the debate of Artists vs. Writers.
24:41
January 29, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #6: Joe Mulvey
C/C/M Podcast Episode #6: Joe Mulvey
Hello! The podcast is back! This episode we have the artist/writer/gentleman JOE MULVEY! Joe has been putting out great books like SCAM, COUNTER TERROR, and WAILING BLADE. Join us for a discussion about Joe's intro into comics, selling comics on QVC, his new project HAPPY HILL, and of course, Chicago vs New York Pizza.
49:24
January 17, 2020
C/C/M Podcast Episode #5: Crank!
C/C/M Podcast Episode #5: Crank!
  Welcome back! Today we have Letterer and Musician Chris Crank! Join us as we discuss High School heavy metal band names, Lettering and making comics, recording music, and much more!   Crank's Links:  Site: http://www.crankcast.com Twitter: @ccrank  Instagram: @ccrank_  Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/doncardenasart   C/C/M Podcast Theme song "The Walk" written and performed by Don Cardenas   #podcast #comicpodcast #Metal 
01:40:35
June 30, 2019
C/C/M Podcast Episode #4: KELLY WILLIAMS
C/C/M Podcast Episode #4: KELLY WILLIAMS
 Welcome back! Today we have Artist and Writer Kelly Williams! Join us as we discuss heavy metal gateways, sweet sweet coffee, making comics, and much more!   Kelly's Links:  Site: http://www.treebeerdstuff.com  Twitter: @treebeerd  Instagram: @treebeerdy    Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/doncardenasart   Stuff Used/Mentioned (Affiliate Links):   Iron Maiden - Killers: https://amzn.to/2WdvYLb  Metallica - Master of Puppets: https://amzn.to/2DFgiZT  Metallica - Black Album: https://amzn.to/2XV5Wgc  Gevalia Coffee: https://amzn.to/2DE1uL9  Death Wish Coffee: https://amzn.to/2DE1MBJ  Recording Interface: https://amzn.to/2J40W4y    C/C/M Podcast Theme song "The Walk" written and performed by Don Cardenas   #podcast #comicpodcast #Metal 
01:15:13
April 30, 2019
C/C/M Podcast Episode #3: BOB FRANTZ
C/C/M Podcast Episode #3: BOB FRANTZ
 Welcome back! Today we have writer Bob Frantz! Join us as we discuss heavy metal sharks, making comics, and sooo much more!   Bob's Links:   Site: http://www.loopholecomics.com  Twitter: @bfrantz19    Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/doncardenasart   C/C/M Podcast Theme song "The Walk" written and performed by Don Cardenas   #podcast #comicpodcast #Metal 
01:00:42
April 30, 2019
C/C/M Podcast Episode #2: TYRELL CANNON
C/C/M Podcast Episode #2: TYRELL CANNON
Welcome back! Today we have Artist supreme TYRELL CANNON! Join us as we discuss merging art and metal, coffee with Dad, and Sci-Fi!   Tyrells Links:   Site: http://www.tyrellcannon.com  Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/tcannoncomics   Twitter: @TCannonComics  Instagram: @TCannonComics  Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/doncardenasart   C/C/M Podcast Theme song "The Walk" written and performed by Don Cardenas  #comicspodcast #artpodcast #metal 
46:17
April 29, 2019
C/C/M Podcast Episode #1: PATRICK BROWER
C/C/M Podcast Episode #1: PATRICK BROWER
Hello! Welcome to the first episode of the Comic/Coffee/Metal Podcast!  My first guest is a Heavy Metal singing, Award Winning comic shop owning, and ink slinging renaissance man! Join Patrick Brower and I as we discuss the wide berth of metal genres, making music and comics, and more!   Patrick's Links:   Twitter: @Challengers Instagram: @gochallengersgo https://www.challengerscomics.com  https://www.facebook.com/divorcegun/    Site: www.doncardenasart.com/  Art Shop: www.doncardenasart.storenvy.com  Music: https://comicscoffeemetal.bandcamp.com/   Twitter: @doncardenasart  Instagram: @doncardenasart  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/doncardenasart   C/C/M Podcast Theme song "The Walk" written and performed by Don Cardenas 
44:39
April 29, 2019