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Two Metal Fans

Two Metal Fans

By Two Metal Fans
Lifelong friends Logan and Jordan discuss music, pop culture, video games, and more through the lens of a metal head.
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The Final Episode?
The end is neigh. The boys end the podcast with recent reviews, a look back on the good times, and the hottest takes and the most metallic greats.  Thank you all for listening over the past year. Stay metal. Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: twometalfans@gmail.com Logan's Twitter: @LokiTMF Jordan's Twitter: @Cukes_
01:03:34
March 25, 2021
Artist Spotlight: Berried Alive
We bring you some discussion on the swanky husband-wife duo that is Berried Alive! Plus reviews of: Alestorm - Captain Morgan's Revenge Harakiri For The Sky - Maere Keep in touch! Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com
01:15:22
March 11, 2021
Let's Talk To.. A Close Friend!
The boys bring on another guest, our close friend Dj, to discuss his musical progression as a listener. Plus reviews of: - Car Bomb x Meta - Portrayal of Guilt x We Are Always Alone Keep in touch at:  - Twitter: @TwoMetalFans - Email: twometalfans@gmail.com
01:19:36
February 28, 2021
Artist Spotlight: blessthefall
The boys go back in time to discuss the beloved blessthefall! One of the bands that kick started our love of core music.  Plus don't miss reviews of:  - GoGo Penguin x GoGo Penguin - The Longest Johns x Between Wind and Water Follow us on Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Contact us at: twometalfans@gmail.com Stay Metal!
01:09:00
February 19, 2021
Let's Talk About.. Why People Play Difficult Video Games!
Another week another episode. This time we just have a discussion on difficulty in video games and how it can affect your will to play them. Plus don't miss some music reviews of BTS' BE and Slayer's Seasons in the Abyss! (Finally some Slayer, it took too long). Thank you all for lending your ears and as always stay metal! Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com
01:06:26
February 11, 2021
Album Deep Dive: Haken's Virus (Part 2)
The second installment of our Virus Deep Dive. We commentate the entire 5 part epic, Messiah Complex and the outro Only Stars.  Stay Metal!
49:56
February 2, 2021
Album Deep Dive: Haken's Virus (Part 1)
The boys dive deep into their #1 album of 2020, Haken's Virus! The 6th album from British progressive-metal powerhouses is a direct sequel to Vector, and holds a lot of conceptual and musical weight. This episode includes commentary from Prosthetic through Canary Yellow.  Plus reviews of: SikTh - The Future in Whose Eyes? Dal Av - Suicide Forest Stay Metal!
01:20:30
February 2, 2021
Artist Spotlight: The Acacia Strain
The boys discuss the 20 year career of the deathcore dads, The Acacia Strain! Plus reviews from Before I Turn and Ritualist! Stay connected via:  Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com As always, stay metal
01:16:15
January 20, 2021
2020 In Review!
The boys review the best bits of 2020. Giving their top 10 albums and quite a few other accolades. Plus, reviews of Protest The Hero and Plini! Stay Connected via: Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalfans@gmail.com As always, Stay Metal!
01:36:55
January 14, 2021
Let's Talk About... Cyberpunk 2077 (Story Spoiler Free)
The boys are back with another video game discussion.  This week we tackle the release of 2077, our experience, and what CDPR did both right and wrong.  Also, dont miss album reviews of: Intervals - Circadian Upon a Burning Body - Built From War EP Stay Metal
01:18:21
January 6, 2021
Lets Review Some Music!
We dive back into what we have been listening to with reviews of albums from bands like Tesseract, Deviloof, Tallah, Kingdom of Giants, and more! Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com
56:09
December 17, 2020
Let's Talk To... James! (@Chempyres)
The boys are back with another guest! James, or better known as @Chempyres on Twitter, joins us as we discuss his journey as a metal-head, Before our guest joins, we discuss our take on these albums: King Mothership - The Ritual  Nova Collective - The Further Side  Ingested - Where Only Gods May Tread As always you can reach us in the following ways: Twitter - @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com
01:21:18
November 28, 2020
We're back from hiatus!
THE BOYS ARE BACK It has been wayyyy too long.  We ease back into it with giving some music/ & life updates, followed with what we've been listening to while away. Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com Stay Metal, we've missed you
51:54
November 13, 2020
Let's Talk About... 2020 (so far)!
The boys are back to discuss more tunes. Starting off with our reviews of In Heart Wake's Kaliyuga, and then taking a glimpse of what has come out so far this year. We give our favorites, most disappointing, most surprising, and more!  Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com
53:21
September 11, 2020
Let's Talk About... Musicals!
The gents are here, once again, with the newest episode of the Two Metal Fans Podcast (effective as of Thursday September 3rd 2020). This time they discuss Musical Theater and Musicals! Hear their thoughts about the subjects and titles such as: "Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny", "Les Misérables", "High School Musical (1/2/3)", "Sweeney Todd", and "Hamilton". Also, catch their thoughts on Angelmaker's kalupadiph Angelmaker (this will make sense only if you listen to the podcast around the 1:55 mark!) and Ayreon's The Theory of Everything! Twitter: @twometalfans Email: twometalfans@gmail.com
47:58
September 3, 2020
Let's Play Guess The Song #2!
The boys are back with another Guess The Song episode for you to play along to! How many points can you get, and who do you think wins? Don't miss our reviews and discussion of Satyr's Locus and Within Destruction's Yokai. Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com Stay Metal 
01:15:14
August 25, 2020
Artist Spotlight: Between The Buried and Me
Hailing from Raleigh, North Carolina, Between The Buried and Me has solidified themselves as progressive metal legends with their 20 year career. Ranging from a chaotic raw metalcore to finely tuned atmospheric progressive metal, their discography has a large variety of sounds.  Before diving into BTBAM, catch our thoughts on Anima Tempo's Caged in Memories; a great first step for a band in the realm of progressive metal. Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com
01:25:59
August 18, 2020
Let's Talk Video Games: The Last of Us Pt. 2 (Episode 2 of 2) {SPOILERS}
Listen to Logan's analysis and review of The Last of Us Pt. 2, followed up by a back and forth discussion between the guys! Hot Take for the week: Dirty Heads - Antelope Metal Greats for the week: The Ghost Inside - Engine 45 & Archspire - Involuntary Doppelganger Twitter: @TwoMetalFans Email: TwoMetalfans@gmail.com Stay Metal!
01:17:18
August 13, 2020
Let's Talk Video Games: The Last of Us Pt. 2 (Episode 1 of 2) {SPOILERS}
Tune in to the first part of our double episode reviewing and discussing The Last of Us Part 2! We give our thoughts on this controversial behemoth by Naughty Dog. From game-play to plot, we have a ton to say.  Hear what we have to say on Justice For The Damned's - Pain is Power and The Acacia Strain's - Slow Decay Twitter: @Twometalfans Email: TwoMetalFans@gmail.com
47:44
August 13, 2020
Album Deep Dive: Whitechapel's The Valley!
The boys journey into the mind of Phil Bozeman and his stories in Whitechapel's The Valley. Hear two different dives into the same album with Jordan's look into the music and sonic elements, and Logan's look into the lyrics and themes of the album.  We also give our thoughts on some recent albums we checked out; The Ocean's Phanerozoic I: Palaeozoic, and Haken's Virus! You can reach us at: Twitter - @TwoMetalFans Email - twometalfans@gmail.com
01:32:50
July 28, 2020
Listening Party: Lune - Ghost
The boys are back with a new style of episode, Listening Party! Listen to Lune's freshman EP Ghost with us LIVE. We drop our thoughts on each song as we listen through for the first time.  Preluding the party we drop our thoughts on Fall Out Boy's Folie A Deux and David Maxim Micic's Who Bit The Moon. Check out Lune's Ghost here: https://spoti.fi/2WyzqC6 Lune's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lunegroove Bandcamp: https://lunegroove.bandcamp.com/
54:14
July 21, 2020
Artist Spotlight: Make Them Suffer
The boys are back with another band spotlight. Perth, Australia powerhouses Make Them Suffer are the talk of the town and we had to chime in. Before taking the trip down under we give our thoughts on the album Runaljod Yggrasil by Wardruna. 
51:55
July 14, 2020
Let's Talk About... 10 Years Listening To Metal!
To commemorate listening to metal music for 10 years, the boyos construct their dream concerts. Tune in to find out what bands, food, and drinks make the cut!
54:50
July 7, 2020
Artist Spotlight: Born of Osiris
The boys drop their insight on Covet's Technicolor and The Ghost Inside's long awaited self titled, and their long history and knowledge of the one and only Born of Osiris! 
57:36
June 30, 2020
Let's Talk Video Games: PS5 Reveal
The boys grace you with their new intro, give their thoughts on Currents' The Way It Ends, and discuss the ins and outs of Sony's recent reveal of the PS5. Stay Metal!
01:02:32
June 23, 2020
Let's Talk To... Martin Ruppert of POLTERGUTS!
The boys sit down and chat with POLTERGUTS, vocalist and guitarist Martin Ruppert! He gives his journey into the metal and what is good about the St. Louis metal scene. 
54:39
June 16, 2020
Let's Talk About... Sumerian Records!
The boys drop their thoughts on Thank You Scientist's Terraformer before discussing their once all time favorite record label: Sumerian Records. 
43:10
June 2, 2020
Let's Talk About... Production!
The boys give their takes on Kingcrow's Eidos, and Rush's Moving Pictures before talking about why the production of an album could potentially make a good song, sound bad. 
46:34
May 27, 2020
Let's Talk About... Video Game Soundtracks!
The boys start off diving into their recent listen of Beneath The Massacre's Fearmonger! Eventually making their way into a discussion on Video Game soundtracks and why they're important. 
44:43
May 19, 2020
Album Review Schedule Recap (Part 2)
Part 2 is here! We dive into the albums that we reviewed from January - March 2019. featuring Born of Osiris, Northlane, and Opeth!  We also discuss our recent listens of Code Orange - Underneath and Feather - Convalescence! 
01:21:37
May 12, 2020
Let's Chat...
The boys don't have a specific topic for you this week. Listen to how they're doing, what they're listening to, and how they are staying sane during this pandemic. As always, stay metal
01:02:15
May 5, 2020
Let's Talk To... Veronica!
The boys invite a music loving non metal head onto the cast to discuss the origins of their music endeavors.
58:01
April 28, 2020
Let's Talk Video Games
The dudes jump into how they got into video games, and why they love them.  In the end, they leave off with a recommendation list of some stellar games.
01:22:59
April 21, 2020
Artist Spotlight: August Burns Red
Did August Burn Red? Are chickens metal?  Listen here to gain all of the answers to the 2-time Grammy nominated Metalcore staple: August Burns Red
45:14
April 14, 2020
Let's Talk About... Sub-Genres!
The boys dive into the expansive list of metal sub-genres, and talk about the pros and cons of falling under the label of a specific genre. 
01:20:42
April 7, 2020
Album Review Schedule Recap (Part 1)
We go back in time to 2018 and look back on the albums that we reviewed from July - December of 2018. We talk about each album and express our thoughts on which ones surprised us, and which ones fell flat. Featuring bands like Haken, Ghost, This Wild Life, and Black Sabbath!
01:30:29
March 24, 2020
Let's Talk About... Concerts!
This week, we dive into our fondest and most adverse concert memories, how COV1D-19 is affecting artists, and our ever evolving album review!
59:29
March 17, 2020
Let's Play... Guess the Song!
The boys look back at their ongoing review schedule, and talk about the lastest album: Their Dogs Were Astronauts - Dreamcatcher! Followed up with a thrilling guess the song challenge! Who will win?
59:53
March 10, 2020
Artist Spotlight: Veil of Maya
This week, we talk all things Veil of Maya - a progressive metal band from Chicago, IL. We dive into their origins, sonic development, our experiences, and give our opinions along the way.
54:50
March 3, 2020
Artist Spotlight: Periphery
This week, we talk all things Periphery - a progressive metal band from Washington DC. We dive in on their origins, discuss their albums, and give our opinions about everything else along the way.
59:60
February 25, 2020
Intro and Q&A!
Welcome! We dive into our love for music by talking about our preferences, experiences, and love for certain bands. We ask each other some questions to spark a bit of conversation and end off with a hot take on a artist that you should check out.
58:33
February 21, 2020