The Jasta Show

The Jasta Show


Musician, former television host, and podcaster Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed, Kingdom of Sorrow, Jasta and the former host of MTV's Headbanger's Ball) interviews your heroes every Monday and Thursday.


Episode 208 - Luis J Gomez (Comedian)  

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Podcaster, radio host, comedian, and entrepreneur Luis J Gomez joins me today. We get into  starting off in booking, building & growing a digital network, UFC/MMA, we fan boy over Shark Tank, Luis shares how he got a leg infection on a cruise. Follow the show @jameyjasta @gasdigitial  

Episode 207 - Carley Coma (Candiria)  

Today I sit with Carley Coma (Candiria) for a long time overdue chat. We talk about the infamous crash, the new album, how different writing a concept album is, the dependence and addiction of phones, and what it's like being black in a predominantly which scene. As always follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

Episode 206 - Howard Jones (Devil You Know)  

I finally get Howard Jones (Devil You Know) to sit with me again for another great episode. What don't we talk about? In the first post-election podcast, we get into politics, movies, music, and more and have a great time. Follow the show @jameyjasta @gasdigital 

Episode #204 - Erik Rutan (Hate Eternal)  

I finally got a chance to sit down for a fantastic conversation with Erik Rutan. What DIDN'T we talk about? We get into a buch of Morbid Angel talk, Politics, producing, his love for and touring with Pantera, great thrash albums, using music as therapy. We get into so much this episode you can't miss this one. Follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

Episode #203 - Edsel Dope (Dope)  

Today I get a chance to sit down and talk with Edsel Dope. We talk about the new album Blood Money, the benefits of social media and the importance of youth in the music industry, art vs the numbers and so much more. Follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

Episode #202 Trevor Strnad (Black Dahlia Murder)  

This episode I manage to sit down with Trevor Strnad as we catch a break down in Mexico. We get interrupted by room service, talk buying out the 7-11 and great food trucks, writing for Metal Injection, playing in front ok 90,000 people, genre eliteism, the rock "BEEF" book and so much more. As always follow the show @JameyJasta @gasdigital

Fight Buddies BONUS  

This week a very special bonus episode of the new FIGHT BUDDIES PODCAST. The MMA/Combat Sports podcast will be getting into all angles of the fight world with some of my friends, and professionals in the fight world. This week we sit down and talk a ton of MMA with Damon Martin and Jeremy Loper. 

Episode 201 - Rob Blasko  

Back again for the 3rd time is the one and only Rob Blasko. We pick his brain for a wealth of information, tips on how to survive as a band and the current music industry as a whole, and the possibility of a industry podcast to come in the near future. Follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

Episode 200 - Kerry King (Slayer)  

We did it! Thank you everyone who helped us get to episode 200! Today we have the one and only Kerry King himself on the show. We talk co-signing a band, old 'beefs' his influences and favorite live shows, and even inventing a new word. Plus in honor of episode 200 a bunch of new music and your fan questions. Thank you so much for all the support and onward to 300! Follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigitial

Episode 199 - Charlie Benante (Anthrax)  

This week I get to sit down for a while with Charlie Benante from Anthrax. We get into his love of the Misfits and bands he loved to see coming up, the excitement of a live show, the dynamics of a different band lineup, and more. Plus, new music from Among The Betrayed and more fan questions. Do not miss this one! Follow the show @jameyjasta @gasdigital

Episode 197 - Lajon Witherspoon (Sevendust)  

It's been a long time coming, but today I finally get Lajon Witherspoon from Sevendust to sit down with me for a great hour. We get into starting up a new label, how they've been able to stay together so long as a band, figuring out how to get the rights and masters back from old albums, and how Justin Bieber?! blew his mind. It's another great one you don't want to miss. Follow the show @jameyjasta @gasdigital.

Episode 198 - Rob Caggiano (Volbeat)  

This week I managed to get a sit down with guitarist and producer, Rob Caggiano (Volbeat/Anthrax). We have an awesome time and talk about producing Brian Johnson, arguing with Cradle of Filth in studio, splitting time between the US and Copenhagen, choosing to leave Anthrax, and so much more. Follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

Episode 196 - Devin Townsend (Devin Townsend Project)  

This week I finally get the great Devin Townsend back on the show for a fascinating discussion. We get into his upcoming new book, the illusion of control and being able to give it up, learning how to be brave enough to fail, being able to sit back and be a regular joe, and even finding solace in nature. You don't want to miss this one. Follow the show @gasdigital and @jameyjasta

Episode 195 - Craig Gass (Comedian)  

This week I got together with the very funny Craig Gass, @craiggasscomedy, on the show again. We get into how he got on to Opie and Jim for the first time, the 'trouble' he got in on the KISS cruise, opening for Motley Crue, not trusting people that work for him and so much more. He's a really funny dude and we had such a fun time. Follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

Episode 194 - Richard Christy (Charred Walls of the Damned)  

This week I've got Richard Christy (Charred Walls of the Damned) to sit in on the first ever video version of the show! We stop by the beautiful GaS Digital studios and have a great time. We talk about the new record, our love of horror flicks, how John Carpenter is a huge influence, and some of the coolest haunted cities tours. And remember, the only way to see the video edition is with a subscription to, promo code JASTA! Follow the show @jameyjasta, @gasdigital.

Episode 193 - Kurt Ballou (Converge)  

This week I got Kurt Ballou of Converge to sit down with me for a while at Riot Fest. He tells us how he nearly became a patent law student, where a newbie into audio engineering should go. He's got all sorts of studio stories, plus we get into wild frontmen and the difficulty in recording vocals and a bunch more. On top of that I've also got a new Barishi track for you to check out too! Follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

Episode 192 - Josh James (Stick to Your Guns)  

Josh James sits with me today and we have a great time. We swap old core stories, traveling around the world and he tells one of the gnarliest Egypt tales ever! Don't forget to follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigitial

Episode 191 - David Draiman (Disturbed)  

David Draiman is my guest today. We have a fascinating talk today. We get into the Disturbed hiatus, dispelling perception, the texting incident, streaming and writing lyrics by feel and much much more. You can't miss this one. This episode features music from Anciients and Commonwealth. Follow the show @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

Episode 190 - Myles Kennedy and Mark Tremonti (Alter Bridge)  

Today I've got Myles Kennedy and Mark Tremonti of Alter Bridge sitting in with me. We talk their upcoming new album, what they do to keep their vocals fresh, the current state of music, finding that "Next Dangerous Band," the importance of big festivals and so much more. PLUS featured music from Barishi and Mark Rizzo. Follow the show on Twitter @jameyjasta and @gasdigital

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