ALBUM the Podcast
By ALBUM the Band
ALBUM the PodcastMay 12, 2023
Dippin’ Ain’t Easy
S05 - EP04 ALBUM is back in podcast action and has a lot of catching up to do! The guys talk about mumble rap, multi-day festivals and go over some techniques on getting NES cartridges to work (almost) every time. There's always something to do on ALBUMthePodcast, can ya tell!?
S05 - EP03 With unfinished business left on the table, ALBUM invites Sam Bowlin back on the show to explore the realms of Metal vocal styles. They dive deep into some metal genres and the typical voices used in each; and try to name each style along the way. From Hair Ballads to DeathGoreGrind, ALBUM and Sam leave no metal stone unturned. So, sharpen your sword and quench your thirst for revenge, because the Metal Quest is comin’ atcha hot!
Howdy Ho! Featuring Sam Bowlin
S05 - EP02 ALBUM invites their good pal, Sam Bowlin to the show as the first guest of Season 5! They drink some Mountain Dew, talk about Frasier, and discuss Classic Albums vs Classic Movies. They listen to and talk about System of a Down, Winfield’s previous band, SLAM, and the old days of playing at Teen Clubs. Jason brings in special (and expensive!) gifts for everyone, and the Million Dollars continues to dwindle away. So turn right off Exit 69, grab a chicken sandwich and join the fun, with ALBUM and Sammy B!
Band: Wild Wings
Song: Bark Dog
The Million Dollar Season Premier
S05 - EP01 ALBUM the Podcast is back and richer than ever! After a surprising turn of events, ALBUM’s podcast budget has been restored and now the guys must spend ALL the money before the end of the season, or else they lose it! Winfield talks about his new hat collection, Josh daydreams of a better profession, and tensions rise as Jason’s excessive spending becomes a potential problem! The guys discuss breakfast pastries, reaction videos and possible future podcast merchandise. So, oil up those rusty gears and tighten that goatee, because the Season 5 Million Dollar Season Premier will not be an uninvited guest!!
Band: John Denver’s Body Double
Embarrassing Moments: A Season 4 Finale
Vol. 4 - Ep12 ALBUM is celebrating the close of another season of the podcast, so they call a bunch of friends and share embarrassing on-stage/music moments (Jason has some doozies!). From drunken singers to high school reunions- the covers are peeled back and brutal honesty is displayed here on the Christmas/New Years/ Season Finale. The guys even get a surprise visitor from the North Pole... or is it?
So, grind up some over-priced coffee and enjoy our pain and suffering in the Season 4 Finale of ALBUM the Podcast!
Good Time Pasta Party Yeah! (On Location)
Vol. 4 - Ep11 With Season 4 coming to an end, ALBUM gathers at Winfield’s house for Fruit Cake(flavored Mountain Dew) and a “Traditional Grandma Dray Style Spaghetti Dinner”. The guys talk about Austin Powers impersonators, their go-to plate at a dinner (or Chinese) buffet, and the amount of podcasts there are nowadays, which gives Jason a sneaky idea… They even listen to a new podcast made by one of their sponsors. Josh talks about his recent dive into the history of Rap Metal, all the while Winfield is on the kitchen microphone, cooking dinner.
So, grab yourself a plate and ride the midnight dragon with the hottest pod in the world, ALBUM the Podcast! Groovy baby, yeah!
ALBUM: The Beer (On Location)
Vol.4 - Ep10 ALBUM visits the Noble Creature Cask House for their first ever On-Location Podcast. They guys sit down with Ira Gerhart and talk about the creation of the brand-new ALBUM Beer! He talks about how it’s all made, and other exciting events and beers that are in the works. They also discuss summertime jams, David Lee Roth sword play and the influence Metalocalypse has on Noble Creature beer names. So, pull up a keg, take a seat and Clank it and Drank it, with ALBUM!
Rock n’ Roll Heck
Vol. 4 - Ep09 ALBUM is back at the podcast table with a pot of coffee and a full plate of topics! They respond to an online poll about Batman and discuss suggested topics from the listeners; from their thoughts on gimmicks and stage theatrics, to putting chips on sandwiches. Winfield has some new impersonations, and the guys talk about live albums and the future ALBUM live album. Also, throughout the episode, the 3 chaps build a playlist for their upcoming Black Friday show. So, climb in the peanut machine and stay positive with ALBUM! and watch your language!
Band: John Denver’s Body Double
ALBUM the Influencer
Vol.4 – Ep08 The snack attack is back, Jack! Join the ALBUM gang as they hang out in the garage, listening to tunes and eat snacks. Jason got a couple gifts for the guys; something new and something from 2002!? They’re talking Spooky Season, Skoal and recent shows they’ve played and gone to, including a Mom’s Basement Fest roundup! Josh opens a fresh pack of Country Music trading cards and Winfield gets Bean Boozled, twice! They also discuss ‘what is a Halloween movie?’ and whether or not Ghostbusters is one. So, grab a cold one and “Clank it and Drank it” with ALBUM!
Song: TV Casualties
Vol.4 – Ep07 ALBUM wants the airwaves! So, they stocked up on snacks, jokes and tunes; the guys broadcast the radio show you’ve all been waiting for. They check in with their Eye-In-The-Sky reporter for a traffic report and have an Exclusive Phone Interview with Beau Basement to talk about the upcoming Mom’s Basement Fest. Now put the pedal to the metal and crank that dial- You are tuned in to 106.9 WBUM; all ALBUM, all the time!
Songs in this episode:
Screeching Weasel – I Wanna Be Naked
Minutemen – Felt Like a Gringo
Dresden the Mark – Taste
Boss – Cash’em In
Flamin’ Hot Cheeto Orange Juice
Vol. 4 - Ep06 The guys are in a good mood and with good reason! They have snacks to crunch, treats to munch and a new (and expired!) Mountain Dew to try out! The topics are flying as they talk about GI Joes, dreams, embarrassing on-stage moments, and they get pretty deep into their recent online cereal poll. And Josh finally found his Ska! So order up a few plain hamburgers cause it’s real relaxed around here this week. Also, the guys got a new toy- but did it fall into the wrong set of hands?! Find out! On an all-new ALBUM: The Podcast
Band: The Putz
The Worst of Black Sabbath
Vol.4 - Vol.4 ALBUM really likes Black Sabbath, it’s a known fact- that’s why they invited their close friend Joe Shelby on the show to discuss their Least Favorite Ozzy Era Black Sabbath songs. They talk about what the Black Sabbath video game would be like, how blue and silver silk clothing may have affected their career and Jason tells a side story about mandatory rat tails. In segment 2, Winfield brings in a homemade trivia game for the guys. So join ALBUM as they take you through the outer realms of the Sabbath catalog... and make fun of it!!
Song: Flying Solo
The ALBUM Experience
Vol.4 - Ep05 ALBUM is all hopped up on Zebra donuts and Mango Mountain Dew, so they’re all over the place; from the Yoo-Hoo recipe to Fresh Prince moms. Josh tries to describe what a Dead show is like, Winfield encourages listeners to stick to their diet and Jason discovers the secret to podcast success. The guys also go over some listener suggestions for topics.
So just be yourself and skank the night away, with ALBUM.
Song: Wham Bam (Thank You Slam)
The Hype Show Bonus Episode
Vol.4 - Bonus Episode ALBUM is settin’ the hype knob to 11 and givin’ out all the details and rumors about their upcoming summer shows. The boys got some brews from the local brewery NobleCreature and do a little taste testing. Jason brings a new game to segment 2 and for some reason it involves Buckethead. So beat the heat, crack open something cold and get hype for summer shows!!!
Turn Up The Radio
Vol.4 - Ep03 ALBUM returns and this time their buddy BJ Lisko stops by to talk about Classic Radio songs. They each pick a tune, talk about Classic Rock and eat and drink blue things. Once again BJ intercepts the mail and the guys receive a great smelling mystery package from a certain Depp.
In Segment 2, Winfield brings back an exciting round of KISS vs. AC/DC, 80’s Edition! So, spray the Elixir and don’t touch that dial!
Song: Should've Known Better
Cover Me Badd
Vol.4 - Ep02 ALBUM has a love/hate relationship with cover songs, so the guys each bring in 2 examples and talk about what can make or break a good cover. They also eat and review some snacks that were suggested by you! In Segment 2, Josh shares a story about his neighbor and Jason brings back an old-time favorite to the show. So rip open some knock-off Cheetos and Vibe-On with ALBUM! Bonus track: Band: ALBUM Song: Mommy, Can I Go Out And Kill Tonight.
The Fourth Wall
Vol. 4 - Ep01 ALBUM is back for a new season of the Poddy Award winning podcast, ALBUM: The Podcast! The guys crack open a Mountain Dew, eat 2 bags of Takis and talk about nothing. Catch up with Jason, Josh and Winfield as they listen to some tunes, chew into the microphones and cut their life into pieces.
Good Time Pody Yeah
ALBUM Halloween Crossover Bonus Episode
Majestic SilverEye the album by ALBUM
Season 03 / Episode 9 ALBUM invites their close friend Andy Conrad back to the show for a Spooktacular Halloween episode of the podcast. They discus their 2nd full length album, “Majestic SilverEye” song-by-song; breaking down lyrics, song writing and production notes. In Segment 2, Jason takes the gang through his custom built Haunted House; full of squishy walls and chainsaw wielding maniacs! So put on your favorite costume, pour some Faygo and get Ernest’d, with ALBUM! Bonus Track: Band: Libcor Song: Less is more
Season 3 / Episode 8 ALBUM interrupts your regularly scheduled podcast with a word from our sponsors. In this episode, the guys each bring in some memorable commercial jingles and talk about the good ‘ol days of Television. They also discuss hair, harmonies and Nelly’s band-aid. In Segment 2, Winfield is in the market for some new cologne, so after a few misdialed phone calls the guys watch some pretty convincing cologne commercials. So, grab a Genuine Birch Beer, a bag of Cheetos and get caught up in the CrossFire!
ALBUM Just Wanna Have Fun
Season 3 / Episode 7 It’s been a busy few months and ALBUM just wants to relax, drink watermelon flavored Mountain Dew and hang out. So they each pick 2 songs, and talk about everything from burning sage to eating cheese. Winfield spills a drink and Jason keeps chewing in the microphone!
In Segment 2, the guys (and special guest!) swing down to Heady Vibes for a meet n’ greet with legendary roadie, Bigg Jon Grimmer.
So crack open a kombucha, light a sandalwood and hang out with ALBUM!
Band: Orange Alert
Song: Frontside Marketing Disaster and Born to Kill
A Lil’ ALBUM Ain’t Enough
Season 3 / Episode 6 ALBUM pulls up onto the sidewalk and takes a look yes... at Joe Shelby, their special guest! Joe talks about his musical upbringing from psych/rock to surf/country. In Segment 2, the guys watch the music video for David Lee Roth’s “A Lil’ Ain’t Enough” and question some of Diamond Dave’s decisions. Also, ALBUM receives a couple phone calls and tries to predict what will happen on October 10, 2021.
Band: Bob’s Country Bunker
Song: 207 Miles
ALBUM is strapped for time, so they power up the Tascam and record this season’s Addendum sitting around the table in the garage, listening to KISS and trying to get the NES working so they can play Jason’s new game. Join the circle and stayed tuned for the next full episode.
Reign in Pud
Season 3 / Episode 5 ALBUM has Heavy Metal Music on their minds, so they invite their friend Sam Bowlin over to talk about all things Metal, including a few Non-Metal Notable Mentions. Also, Jason installs the new in-studio phone system but not without a few shocking hangups! In Segment 2, Josh brings in a Metal Lyric Challenge for the guys. So, unwrap a Zebra Cake, crunch a strawberry wafer and WALK... What did you say?!?
Band: Wild Wings
Just Another Laguna Sunrise
Season 3 / Volume 4 ALBUM is finally allowed to talk about Black Sabbath, and boy-howdy do they! Jason, Josh and Winfield bring in and discuss their current Top 4 Sabbath tunes. They also talk about how they got into Sab and how they still remain a relevant influence to this day.
In Segment 2, ALBUM gets confused and frustrated when listening to Rob and Kirk of Metallica cover “Take On Me”. So grab a Sweet Leaf and go Into The Void with your friends, ALBUM! ...and is somebody at the door?
Band: Queen of Hell
Song: Street Fight II-Night
Hook City, Here We Come
In Segment 2, Winfield brings in another exciting round of “KISS or AC/DC”. So Flick the Switch and Turn on the Night with ALBUM+1.
Band: Turbo Lovers
Song: Reasons That We Rhyme
Look at this FUNograph
Season 3 / Episode 02
ALBUM just wants to have Fun, that’s why they call up their friend Ringo Jones (of Cincinnati band, Mad Anthony) and share stories about taking Band Photos. The good, the bad and the brutally awkward. Also Jason tests out his latest intro theme song.
In Segment 2, ALBUM sits down with photographer Mollie Crow of Little Blackbird Photo as their 3rd ever in-studio guest. So join the Fun, hang out with ALBUM and let’s find out exactly what the hell is on Joey’s head.
Band: Mad Anthony
Song: Sank For Days
Shows No Mercy
Season 3 / Episode 01
ALBUM is back for Season 3 and talks about the return of Live Music! They discuss what they missed most about playing shows and talk about some of their favorite concert memories. ALBUM also takes you behind the scenes on what their upcoming set list will look like. In Segment 2, Jason brings in an audio challenge for Josh and Winfield. So crack open a Pepsi Blue and get back into the podcast groove!
Band: John Denver’s Body Double
Song: ‘98 VFW
T.V. Party Tonight!
Season 2 / Episode 10
ALBUM is ready to P.A.R.T.why? Because it’s the fully loaded Season 2 Finale Episode! They listen to celebration wishes sent in from some fans(as well as a surprise celebrity cameo) and ALBUM discusses their favorite tv show theme songs. Also, they call their friend Adam Berry for his thoughts and to sing a special song.
In Segment 2, ALBUM goes to a Season wrap-up party, and you’re invited! So pour a drink, grab some snacks and get down with ALBUM!
Band: Super Predator
Song: Evil Tree
New Friends and Familiar Faces pt. 2
Season 2 / Episode 09
The season is coming to a close and ALBUM is Doing the Dew in an extreme Mountain Dew flavor review. ALBUM also talks about some of their favorite bands they’ve played with in the past (Rocket Radio, Super Predator, When Particles Collide, Face Blaster and Mad Anthony) and talks about the friendships along the way. In Segment 2, ALBUM listens to a song Josh enjoys by Beach Fossils.
Song: Some Kind Of Freak
ZEPHANIAH the album by ALBUM
Season 2 / Episode 08
ALBUM gets back to story telling mode and breaks down their second release “Zephaniah”; sharing stories about song writing, lyrics, the concept, our “deal” with High Roller Records and more! The guys also eat and review two kinds of Drakes Cakes while listening to Peter Gabriel. In Segment 2, ALBUM listens to a song Winfield enjoys by Prof.
Band: Z’creamin Hott
Song: Silver Diamonds
Unstructured Format with Josh Weiss
Season 2 / Episode 7
ALBUM is all jacked, relaxed and ready to go in this week’s episode. Winfield introduces a new game called, “KISS or AC/DC”. Josh scats. And Jason deals with a schmuck with a laser pointer. Also, the guys call up their friend Josh Weiss to talk about his new band, “Leisure Beams”. In Segment 2, ALBUM listens to a song Jason enjoys by Reggie and the Full Effect.
Band: Leisure Beams
Song: Lickity Split
The Andy Conrad Story, Pt. 2
Season 2 / Episode 06
ALBUM and Andy finish the conversation from last episode discussing his collaborations with ALBUM as well as his most recent projects. Josh brings a new game to the table, “Name That Crunch” and Jason throws down the last round of the Black Sabbath guessing game. In Segment 2, ALBUM risks backstage heat by listening to the Deftones and discusses why the song “Knife Prty” from the album ‘White Pony’ is just not for them.
Band: Me Time and the Raging Crush
Song: My Buzz
Not Just Any Comrade: It’s Andy Conrad! Pt. 1
Season 2 / Episode 05
ALBUM invites long time friend and unmentioned 4th member of the band, Andy Conrad to the studio. Andy talks about his love for writing and recording music and walks us through his musical journey; starting with his first bands in the late 80’s, all the way to his current projects. Jason prepared another exciting round of the Black Sabbath guessing game and Winfield answers some of Josh’s questions about Star Trek. In Segment 2, the guys listen to some of Limp Bizkit’s first album “Three Dollar Bill, Y’all $” and analyze Fred Durst.
Band: Meza Cloverleaf
Song: Angel of Light
Season 2 / Episode 04
The guys celebrate Josh’s birthday by eating Cobra Kai themed snack cakes and reviewing them live. Video game soundtracks have always been a huge influence on the band so ALBUM selected a couple of their favorite tracks to discuss the importance and genius of the music behind the game. Because Josh has turned the page on another birthday he wants to see if he likes the band Korn and chooses them for Segment 2. “Dead Bodies Everywhere” from the 1998 release Follow the Leader. Jason tries to stump Josh and Winfield with a classic game of name that tune, Black Sabbath edition. Bonus Track Band: John Denver’s Body Double Song: Number 17
ALBUM merges calls to see what’s new and who slipped on that winter ice. Josh finds out that his solo album John Denver’s Body Double will be released on all streaming services February 27, 2021 at 4:20a.m. and winfield finds it a little fishy. Thanks for dropping in for the phone call and stay tuned for the next episode of ALBUM the Podcast.
Rogers Part I - Part 2
Season 2 / Episode 03
ALBUM and Nate pick up the story from Rogers Part I - Part 1 and discuss their tales from the past. Sam Stanley has a body built for sin and an appetite for podcastin’ and makes his presence known. The guys take a suggestion for Segment 2 and review “Sabbath Bloody Sabbath” performed by Black Sabbath featuring Tony Martin on vocals. Always a "Good Time Party Yeah" on the explosive Season 2 of ALBUM the Podcast.
Band: Clock Eating Planet
Song: The Viking Worm
Rogers Part I - Part 1
Season 2 / Episode 02
ALBUM invites Nathanial (Nate) Dray, long time friend and Winfield’s brother over to the podcast studio to share his story of growing up in Rogers, Ohio and getting involved in music. Nate is an influential person to ALBUM so he was asked to join the table to do some talkin’ and hangin’. Jason challenges the guys to a Paul Stanley SFX Challenge to put the Paul vs. Sam (Sweet Starchild) debate to rest. Out of curiosity, Segment 2 features the second track from the award winning album Crest of a Knave by Jethro Tull, “Farm on the Freeway”.
Band: Kill the Hippies
Song: Neon Toilet
Under the Influence
Season 2 / Episode 01
ALBUM the Podcast is back with an all new season, Season 2! The guys catch up with an evening espresso and share their New Year’s Eve events. Jason, Josh and Winfield discuss some of the bands that influenced them and helped make music a big part of their life. Ozzy stops by the studio and Josh grants the request of friend BJ Lisko with a new Jampack for the ATP-SFXboard. For Segment 2, ALBUM chooses the opening track “Steel Monkey” from the award winning best metal album of 1989, Crest of a Knave by Jethro Tull. ALBUM is excited to start a new season and ready to make 2021 a Good Time Party Yeah!
Band: Church Hill
Song: Witches Ride
Rogers Part II - Christmas Special
Rogers Part II
Episode 05 - The snow has melted and ALBUM the Podcast has resumed control. There’s a special holiday feeling in the air as Jason, Josh and Winfield share their Christmas lists and try to not talk about Wayne’s World. Ozzy chimes in and informs everyone about his night time snack. ALBUM discusses where they grew up, the Rogers Sale, discovering music and what made them want to pick up an instrument. Confusion sets in as “Law Maker” by Black Sabbath from the album Tyr isn’t as bad as expected. Grab a snack and settle in as ALBUM continues their story in this audio journey. As always, have a Good Time Party Yeah!
The Rydells - Ballad of Jack Hill (2000)
A sudden snow storm grounds ALBUM and they cannot get together to record a podcast or practice their newest songs. Jason calls up Winfield and Josh to see how it’s hanging and discuss current happenings. The guys talk about getting “heat” from their stance on the Waynes World movies from Episode 04 and flashback to the early days of ALBUM the Podcast. Listen in as ALBUM gets excited about making a 3-way phone call. Stay safe and have a Good Time Party Yeah!
Exsqueeze me? Baking powder?
Episode 04 - Tune in and get side tracked with ALBUM as they compare story lines, soundtracks and Tia Carrere’s hair style from Wayne’s World and Wayne’s World 2. Find out who the real villain is and one of Winfield’s least favorite songs ever released. Josh almost quits in Segment 2 during “Ancient Warrior” from the album The Eternal Idol by Black Sabbath. Jason gives an ALBUM update on future material and reveals an ALBUM the Podcast Rewind segment. Join ALBUM as they hit up The Gasworks, get some coffee and crullers and PARTY!
New Friends and Familiar Faces
Episode 03 - Join ALBUM as they reach a milestone of the third episode and update the listeners on current ALBUM news. ALBUM dives into their first year of shows (2008) by focusing on the bands they played with (Rebreather, Turbo Lovers, Grand Fury, Grey Dealer) and how they helped them break into the music scene of Youngstown, Ohio. A new sponsor is presented and ALBUM unveils a special addition to the show. Segment 2 features “The Shinning” by Black Sabbath from the 1987 album The Eternal Idol. Stick around to the end for a bonus song from ALBUM’s past.
Song: Tie Die
ALBUM the album by ALBUM
Episode 02 - Hangout with ALBUM as they run down their first album and discuss lyrics, band psychology and hear about Winfield's Korean cuisine dinner. In Segment Two the guys review "Angry Heart" from the album Seventh Star (1986) by Black Sabbath featuring Tony Iommi. Don't forget to stick around 'til the end for a bonus song from ALBUM's past.
Episode 01 - Jason, Josh and Winfield of ALBUM tell the origin of the band, from hanging to playing.