HBP - 55 - Pick a Struggle

October 15th, 2016

Musician struggles get real in this episode when we slam down 10 truths of a struggling musician.


HBP - EP54 - Technical Difficulties

October 9th, 2016

Sooo we screwed up this episode and you'll hear why. Jay injured himself at Ozzfest meets Knotfest, and also runs into the guys from Voices of Ruin. Metallica owes there success to playing covers, Maynard talks about what keeps him inspired, and Much more.


Voices of Ruin: The Awakening 

Gorgoroth: Radix Malorum


HPB - EP53 - Slightly Off Subject

September 13th, 2016

After 3 years Alex finally returns to the stage and talks about how it felt, Lawrence and Alex talk about Mixing and Editing music, Alex also talks about his experience editing punk bands. Then we dive into Opeth and their new songs and what we think about them, Ghost Releases a new track, Marduk has troubles getting into the US to tour, Fenriz of Dark Throne gets voted into his town council in Norway. and more!


Lawrence J Federico: Sentinels 

Opeth: Sorceress


HBP - EP52 - Rock/Metal Albums and Nostalgia

August 20th, 2016

Jay, Alex, and Lawrence talk about the shows they’ve been to and what crazy things happened.Slayer stops recording until 2018, Jay finally quits vaping and talks about how he copes with it. Corey Taylor is back in the news and we have a few things to say about that. Slayer stops recording until 2018. and we go through bands with 10/10 Discographies


Between The Buried and Me: Astral Body

Carcass: Heartwork 


HBP - EP51 - Black Sabbath and More

August 12th, 2016

Jay and Alex talk Black Sabbath. Ozzy is getting seedy former bassist, Tony Iommi’s cancer is in remission, and they are releasing a book on the history of Black Sabbath. plus the FDA is screwing over the vape community, and Custom Lemmy Basses are being featured at Bloodstock and MORE! 


Bleed by Meshuggah

Planet of the Apes by Devin Townsend Project


HBP - EP50 - Hanging with Victor Karam and Julian Bastida

July 31st, 2016

This episode we sat down with Alex's fellow bandmates Julian Bastida and Victor Karam to talk about their new band Nyctophile and talk about other crazy antics and then go a little more in depth with how Julian and Vic picked up their instruments and then talk about how ridiculous the Hardcore Emo scene was back in circa 2005.


Ruin by Lamb Of God

Seethe by Insentient


HBP - EP49 - Pokémon GO

July 15th, 2016

Yep, we went there....Pokémon GO has taken over the world and we wouldn't want it any other way. Corey Taylor confronts a fan for texting at a Slipknot concert. Gene Simmons trying to ban cell phones from concerts. And Tracer from Overwatch explodes on the anime porn circuit. And much more!!!!


HBP - EP48 - The Worst of The Worst

July 5th, 2016

Jay and Alex sit around the chopping block and name off the 10 worst rock honorings & 10 worst albums. We also talk about our week.

Music by 

Nile - Permitting The Noble Dead To Descend To The Underworld

Fallujah  - Hallucination 


HBP - EP47 - The Devil’s Triangle

June 23rd, 2016

Today we talked a little about Alex’s recording process. Lawrence and Alex also create a new music project. And then we dive into Video Games, VR systems, Threesomes and more crazy endeavors 

 Music by 

The Dark Between - Ride  

Alex Rosas - The Wolven Storm


HBP - EP46 - Meh Meh Meh

June 14th, 2016

This episode we brought our ladies in and talk vacation and METAL! We talk a little bit about Alex and Lauren’s Vegas Trip, and Universal Studios, and then get into two top 10 lists! 

Music by 

Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst the Ashes  

Fueled By Fire - Suffering Entities


HBP - EP45 - UNLEASHED! (May the 4th Be With You)

May 6th, 2016

This episode went from skateboarding around town and finding the infamous elote man and interesting facts about our small town to dog attacks and crazy beer fueled questions. This is not for the easily offended.

Music by:

Star Wars Theme by Galactic Empire/John Williams

Angel in Black by Primal Fear


HBP - EP44 - The Lawrence Strikes Back!

April 29th, 2016

Lawrence has come back to the dark side and we go completely off with more Star Wars theories and more craziness. Alex’s Theater has a black out. ACDC is offering refunds and Facebook are trying to implement a system where musicians can get paid and we dive into the world of mastering and why it is extremely crucial to your music!


Cerebral Hybridization by Fallujah

The Eternal Ruler by Hate Eternal


HBP - EP43 - Let Loose

April 22nd, 2016

Alex and his family went through some plumbing issues these past two weeks at his house and explains all the crappy details. A new anime has popped up on Netflix and we LOVE it! Axl Rose for ACDC?! REALLY!? and BOOBS! we love em’ but Mista Jay has some words to say about the dastardly duo. 


Final Product by Nevermore

Blinded by Evergrey


HBP - EP42 - Hangin’ with Jesse and Robby Part 1

April 9th, 2016

Today we brought in some friends and had a pretty hilarious yet vile conversation,we review Batman V Superman, and talk about The Killing Joke and why Jay hates Aquaman. Then we go from the “Blue Waffle” all the way to getting something lodged in your butt and getting it surgically removed. This is not for the faint of heart!


HBP - EP41 - Insomia! Anatomy! Haunted Dolls!!

March 25th, 2016

Alex reveals that he suffers from Insomnia, Jay talks about his Lyft experience. Then we get into haunted dolls, Kay Pike, and more!

Music by Dead Aeon - Mass Culture Theory
Outro: Dystrophic - Cancer Constellation 


HBP - EP40 - Socially Awkward

March 18th, 2016

Feel weird or terrified talking people you don’t know? So does Alex. It is Saint Patricks Day and we are gonna be playing you some Irish Metal bands! and talking about all of those “Kiss me I’m Irish” people and how annoying they are. and we go over the 10 metal movies to watch right now!

Music: From Dublin, Ireland: Sonus Mortis - Cavity

           From Monaghan, Ireland: Dead Aeon - Rise To Power


HBP - EP39 - Nobody Can Quote It

March 11th, 2016

Jay & Alex sit down and chat about anime, movie quotes & a fallen friend who will be missed 

Music by: Maryrvore


HBP - EP38 - Pool of Death

February 24th, 2016

Jay & Alex sit down and have a nice cold beer after a long time without. They shoot the shit about work life and hooking up video games into a theatre. Deadpool beats The Force Awakens. The Punisher in daredevil? Fuck yeah!

Music by A Tragedy at hand : The Last Chapter
Outro: Ride by Alex & Lawerence.

HBP - EP37 - We went live on facebook!

February 10th, 2016

We tried something new half way through this episode. We live streamed on facebook and it was pretty fun. Also half of the metal world is coming down on Phil Anselmo and promoters are cancelling all Down shows in europe. Dave Mirra has died and why Alex would be a horrible President.

Music by:
Fueld By Fire: Suffering Entities 
A Tragedy at Hand: Just Another Sadistic 

HBP - EP36 - A Chat with Mikey

January 31st, 2016

Fellow listener and podcaster Mikey Ortega stopped by and hung out with us to talk about a fan who got to hang with Megadeth for a few hours in their studio, Phil Anselmo being a racist and how much the big bands are making for their current tours, and more!

check out mikey's podcast here: https://www.mixcloud.com/Code415media/
music by:
Uncle Acid and The Dead Beats
Von Panzer
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HBP - EP35 - Everyone Is Dying!

January 18th, 2016

There is a new trend and its called dying, and its not a good thing at all. F is for Family is amazing and we explain why. The infamous Jack & Coke finally gets a real name. Jay goes back to his new Job and more randomness ensues.

Musical Credits:

David Bowie: Moorage Daydream 

Periphery: Facepalm Mute


HBP - EP34 - Rest In Peace Lemmy

January 8th, 2016

It’s a sad day in metal. Metal Legend Lemmy Kilmister has passed away so we reminisce a little bit on his life and music. Then we get somehow wind up talking about anime and how awesome those shows are and much much more!

Music credits in order:

Motörhead: Killed By Death

Railgun: Sleep Cell

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Blue Swede: Hooked On A Feeling

Devin Townsend Project: Sumeria


HBP - EP33 - Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Spoiler Alert)

December 28th, 2015

So Jay and Alex seen Star Wars and decide to spoil it all for Lawrence. Alex also talks about the mayhem and chaos working at a movie theatre during the Star Wars Premiere.


HBP - EP32 - Catch Up Part 2

December 5th, 2015


Alex gives a few tips to guys who want to want to start a band. Jay talks about his new job. plus dive into current events with the paris attacks and the recent mass shooting in San Bernardino, and go down Kerry Kings list of top Metal Albums.

Featured Band: Driven Mad



HBP - EP31 - A Conversation with Rick Rangel from Fueled By Fire

November 12th, 2015

On this special extended episode, we sit with Rick Rangel, vocalist and guitarist from thrash metal band Fueled By Fire.We talk about the formation of the group and their rise to the touring world and what crazy antics they have gotten themselves into. anything from fights with polish skin heads to crazy touring accidents. YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS!

Music by Fueled By Fire

Like them on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/FueledByFireOfficial

and buy their latest album Trapped In Perdition!