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Live On Tape Delay
Chris Wilson, Rob Fiasco
Just two (or sometimes more) dudes who pretend to know a little about a lot and are here to amuse. We'll talk live, you'll like it later. Twitter/Instagram: @LOTDPodcast
1 day ago
Episode 275 - Put The Fun In Funeral
Chris, Rob, John and Jim discuss the recent heatwave in the Northeast as well is last week's MLS tournament and how they're dealing (or not) with COVID related issues. They also discuss some July metal releases, some great ideas of what you can do with your body after you die, and the deeper implications of colleges canceling fall sports. Enjoy!!
Jul 6, 2020
Episode 274 - How Shiny Are You?
This week, Rob is transitioning to a Windows machine again, Chris is obsessed with the Dr. Disrespect Twitch ban and John may only exist in augmented reality. Also, they discuss Spotify Duo, "Hamilton" on Disney+, the upcoming Beavis and Butthead reboot, and NBC's streaming service, "The Peacock". Enjoy!!
Jun 29, 2020
Episode 273 - The Denial Belt
Chris, Rob, Ben and John meander their way through a myriad of topics this week including the farm system of Hallmark movies, the 80's cinematic extravaganza "RAD" (which apparently only Chris has seen), the horror anthology "Channel Zero", Rob's continued scavenger hunt, the new iOS features to be debuted this fall, the future of MLB and NFL and Live Nation's attempt at Drive-In concerts. Enjoy!!
1 hr 1 min
Jun 22, 2020
Episode 272 - Lucky Number 13
In light of all the recent protests, Chris, Rob and John thought that you deserved a soundtrack to go along with them, cuz that's what they do. Join them as they take a list 34 incredible songs and pare them down to the best 12 (ok, it's 13) to be ranked on a later episode. Make sure to subscribe so you'll know when that happens. Enjoy!
Jun 15, 2020
Episode 271 - From The Frontlines
After Chris, Rob and John take a look at how Pokemon GO has changed in the past few months, discuss phone storage maintenance, talk home improvements and how they're personally dealing with certain re-openings, they get into the good stuff. Examples include their first impressions of "Bill and Ted Face the Music", their thoughts on "King of Staten Island" (based on the trailer), the possible future of movie theaters, and In Flames re-recording of "Clayman" Enjoy!!!
Jun 8, 2020
Episode 270 - Back To Our Roots
After sharing some of their personal weather disaster stories, Chris, Rob and John discuss last week's "Slay at Home" festival, as put on by Metal Injection. They also get into some good old fashioned beer talk, including some new trends of IPA's, like they used to do. Lastly, they touch on the "11 Metal Bands with No Bad Albums", as stated by loudersound.com. A link to the full list can be found over on the LOTD Facebook page. Enjoy!!
Jun 1, 2020
Episode 269 - Liner Notes
Chris, Rob and John discuss last week's brief heatwave in the northeast as well as the scrubbed SpaceX launch (although we're glad the re-scheduled launch was successful!), "The Match: Champions for Charity", HBO NOW evolves to become HBO Max and Amazon's "Homecoming" Season 2. Enjoy!
May 25, 2020
Episode 268 - Pass The Torch
Chris, Rob and John give their final thoughts on The Last Dance as well as give you some other basketball documentaries you can check out if you still need more. Also, they ask, "Would you pay money to watch an iconic sports game right now"; they discuss the Mythic Quest quarantine episode, the pros and cons of volume discounts, Rob Flynn's "No F'n Regrets" podcast, and Joe Rogan's upcoming move to Spotify. Enjoy!!
1 hr 4 min
May 18, 2020
Episode 267 - That's A Lotta Work
Technology tries to best Chris, Rob and John once again, but they are triumphant and still manage to confirm that "Huey Lewis and The News" is NOT "Men at Work", give their thoughts on episodes 7 & 8 of "The Last Dance" and give their impressions of both Hulu's "Solar Opposites" and Netfix's "Into the Night". They also revisit (or reminisce?) about the band Hammerfall, ponder how shared experiences shape your musical tastes, and ask "Are there still shredders out there"? Enjoy!!
May 11, 2020
Episode 266 - Super Chince Out
Join Chris, Rob and John as they give their reactions to two Amazon shows, the Parks and Rec Reunion special, Devin Townsend's Quarantine Concert and give their thoughts on HBO's upcoming Lovecraft Country. They also invite you to a movie, discuss the Philo app, try to get their baseball fix with the KBO and possibly make up words that don't exist. Enjoy!
May 4, 2020
Episode 265 - Poopy Pants
Chris, Rob and John cover some serious ground this week discussing everything from the new quarantine features of Pokemon GO, the latest Call of Duty update, their thoughts on the new Trivium album, to why bands are holding off album releases. They also get in to the Beastie Boys Story (Apple TV+), Upload (Amazon), Murder in the Front Row, what they're learning from The Last Dance (ESPN) and so much more. Enjoy!!
Apr 27, 2020
Episode 264 - Side Tangent
Chris, Rob and John are in documentary mode as they discuss HBO's McMillions and ESPN's The Last Dance, but don't try to watch them on the WatchATT app because it's "sunsetting". They also get into social media feed algorithms, chatting with the Echo Dot, Some Good News with John Krasinski, and The Goldberg's spin-off, Schooled. Additionally, Rob is a Rocksmith and they play "Would You Rather" as put out by MetalSucks.net. Enjoy!!
Apr 20, 2020
Episode 263 - I Seen It
Let Chris, Rob and John give you a PhD. Courses include bad accents, interstate driving, texting grammar, new album releases and breaking the simulation. Student life activities include: Quibi, the streaming service made for pooping, Ideas on how the change the Super Bowl, Twitter wars with Trapt lead singer Chris Taylor Brown, the COVID endgame and quality issues with some artists' stay at home streams. Also, Rob loses the key to the universe. Enjoy!
1 hr 4 min
Apr 13, 2020
Episode 262 - Quarantine Time With Katy Irizarry
Chris, Rob and John have the honor of hanging out with publicist, writer and producer Katy Irizarry. They discuss some aspects of her career including her work with the record label "Seasons of Mist", her freelance writing process (Loudwire), and working with Eddie Trunk. They also discuss a few bands that you need to see live if you haven't, their most memorable bands/venues, bands they regret not having seen, and their favorite "non-heavy" bands. Oh yeah, and a conspiracy theory that Ozzy is actually his own clone. You do not want to miss this episode! Enjoy!!!
1 hr 11 min
Apr 6, 2020
Episode 261 - Digital Mixtape
This week Chris, Rob and John fill you in on their self quarantine activities before discussing HQ Trivia (it's back!!), internet overload issues, and some new album releases you should check out to pass the time. They also explain their music listening processes, struggle to accurately define (even with multiple online definitions) the "Post Hardcore" genre, and give you the breakdown of Netflix's "Tiger King". Enjoy!
Mar 30, 2020
Episode 260 - Breakfast Coke
Chris, Rob, Ben and John pat themselves on the back for making it through 5 complete years (although there are still plenty of technical difficulties) before moving on to the following topics: How internet content has changed with the implementation of social distancing, musicians finding other revenue streams as they get older, guitar amp modeling software/hardware, issues with concert cancellations and refunds, what happens when we run out of "pre-shot" TV episodes, some positives that have come from social distancing and will they stick around, and an off the cuff analysis of FX/Hulu's "Devs" Whew! Enjoy!!!
Mar 23, 2020
Episode 259 - Anything Goes
Chris, Rob, Ben and John do their best to fool you, but they are not sponsored by any of the following that they talk about: Bells Palsy, 90s Nickelodeon, how to get in (or out) of the LOTD Discord, ways to watch movies with friends while social distancing (Discord and Netflix Party), Glee Gum, the Parcast Network, or Netflix's "Horse Girl". Enjoy!
Mar 16, 2020
Episode 258 - VRCADE
Chris, Rob and John discuss some of the finer points of life such as electric cars, delayed 2020 video game releases, other country's craft beer scenes and conspiracies behind the Presidential Physical Fitness Test. Also, Rob proves his salesmanship and Chris and John may have found a battle royale game they can stand. Enjoy!
Mar 9, 2020
Episode 257 - Ball Theory
Chris is a stress armadillo, Rob is legal, Ben is back and John is missing. Also, you could get paid to watch The Office and the Hallmark March Madness challenge. After a short break, brought to you by the "Blue Screen of Death", they discuss the protocols for snow days, how they get their sports news, a more in depth look at the XFL, ask "Do bars need to be open as late as they are?", and geek out about some studio gear. Enjoy!
1 hr 3 min
Mar 2, 2020
Episode 256 - It's Not A Phase
Listen in this week as Chris, Rob and John discover that Celsius is metric, Rob hits a Sabres game, they discuss the history of the National Anthem at sporting events, and the ideal time for the old man's metal show. They also give you a YouTube channel and some new metal releases to check out as well as ponder how music streaming services may be affecting your musical retention. Enjoy!
Feb 24, 2020
Episode 255 - Astroisk
Join Chris, Rob and John as they discuss their likes and dislikes of the new XFL and start laying the ground work for their NCAA March Madness brackets, which you can be a part of. They also get excited about Jamestown Tarp Skunks baseball and bring you up to speed on the Houston Astros sign stealing scandal as well as some other general baseball conspiracy theories. Enjoy!
1 hr 3 min
Feb 17, 2020
Episode 254 - The Second Coming Of Blayne Smith
Chris and Rob once again have the honor of hanging with Banger TV personality, stand up comedian and Twitch streamer Blayne Smith. Tune in as they discuss travel, homeownership, vetting new music for review and share a few behind the scenes tales including "the shoulder story". You can find Blayne anywhere on the internets by simply searching "metalcomedy". Enjoy!!
1 hr 17 min
Feb 10, 2020
Episode 253 - Swing And A Miss
This week Chris, Rob and John talk a little about Time Travel TV shows before getting totally side tracked and obsessed with the B-list celebrity stock market-esque app "Cameo". This includes a failed attempt at creating a fantasy draft based on personal message pricing. Also, Rob may have accidentally been hired as an app tester. Enjoy!
Feb 3, 2020
Episode 252 - Battle Pants
Join Chris, Rob and John as they discuss the ups and downs of vehicle maintenance, share their thoughts on the recent Grammy Awards, and list a few pitfalls of being a podcaster. They also ask "How much to guitar techs make?" and "When did the Travel Channel adopt all paranormal programming?" Enjoy!!
1 hr 1 min
Jan 27, 2020
Episode 251 - The Age Of Beyhoo
The boys are all over the place this week, so here's a simple list of things you can expect: Rob still hasn't seen Top Gun; Their two cents on Netflix's Aaron Hernandez doc; Their version of the great book vs. movie debate; People are rude, featuring Chris's social justice moment; John finds out "Louver" is a real word; They create a religion based on ancient texts that they wrote 25 years ago; Jamestown's new baseball team the "Tarp Skunks" whew...........Enjoy!!!!!
1 hr 4 min
Jan 20, 2020
Episode 250 - Since Last We Spake
John may have been approached by a religious cult, Rob makes another eventful round trip to Houston, and Chris did some stuff....I guess. They also share their thoughts on the Jeopardy Greatest of All Time Tournament, ask "Why do you need a cable provider login for some streaming services?", and discuss how a reminder app can help gauge your accomplishments. That and of course, more. Enjoy!!
Jan 13, 2020
Episode 249 - Sound It Out
The boys discuss a bit of music theory, or more to the point, their lack of knowledge of it, as well as how the technical aspects of a project can sometimes impede the creative process. Also, they make an unofficial collective goal to each get down to (or up to in Rob's case) 200 pounds by the end of the year. Enjoy!!
Jan 6, 2020
Episode 248 - A Really Strange Place
Chris ends up with a beer surplus after New Year's Eve, Rob still struggles with how to buy alcohol in Pennsylvania, and John survived (and enjoyed!) his Las Vegas trip. Also, some retro speculation of wild card weekend, weening yourself off social media, and why it seems to be OK for performers to get wasted on the job. Enjoy!
1 hr 1 min
Dec 30, 2019
Episode 247 - Hallmarkassle
Join Chris, Rob and John as they wrap up Christmas (see what I did there?) and with it, the 10th and final round of Hallmark's Countdown to Christmas fantasy game. Oh yeah, they look forward to the new year as well. Enjoy!
Dec 23, 2019
Episode 246 - Actual Analytics
This week Chris, Rob and John speculate about the much anticipated Bills / Pats game that happened last weekend, Rob reads a book, the pros and cons of streaming packages, and the etiquette of shoveling snow. Also, John turns to actual math and data analysis to attempt to pull ahead in round 9 of Hallmark's Countdown to Christmas fantasy game. Enjoy!!
Dec 16, 2019
Episode 245 - Risk It To Get The Biscuit
Rob has a new place, Chris has a new camera and John has a new bumper. Also, more information than you need about fireplaces, differences in beer laws among various states and acclimating to new climates. Fear not, because they round out the hour with round 8 of Hallmark's Countdown to Christmas fantasy game, where it appears Hallmark has taken some of the boys' suggestions to heart. Oh yeah, and Rob can't beef. Enjoy!!!
Dec 9, 2019
Episode 244 - Play In Case Of Emergency
Chris, Rob, Ben and John dive deep into the meaning of life, reincarnation, medieval punishments, and the origin of the imagery of witches riding broomsticks; all in their own way of course. Also, Rob discovers/rediscovers and album from 1988. Fear not, there is still plenty of Hallmark talk including a new story line for a horror/Hallmark crossover. Enjoy!
Dec 2, 2019
Episode 243 - Just Wiggle It
Chris, Rob, Ben and John are joined once again by Jim Wirges as they discuss how trying to do the right thing can go wrong. Also, no one can seem to remember their login info for Round 6 of the Hallmark Countdown to Christmas fantasy game. They also talk about a few memory techniques (see above), tales from high school, possible issues with Thanksgiving diner interfering with the Bills game, and Rob's big upcoming move. Enjoy!
Nov 25, 2019
Episode 242 - We Are The...I Don't Know
Chris, Rob and John continue into Round 5 of Countdown to Christmas and may have a few pointers for Hallmark regarding their fantasy game's user interface. Also, Chris recounts his first concert as a patron in almost 20 years and we find out that the boys may not know the difference between inspiration and motivation. Enjoy!
Nov 18, 2019
Episode 241 - Because...Winnie Cooper
Chris, Rob and John enter round 4 of Hallmark's Countdown to Christmas fantasy game, this time roping in show favorite Jack Stolz, who picks up on the flavor of the game surprisingly fast. Once the holiday cheer is over, they catch up with Jack talking about being in bands, getting older, life changes and indie wrestling. Contents Hallmark Picks: 8:37 Trivia: 30:28 Catching Up with Jack: 58:16 Make sure you check out Jack's stuff here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBax4UVO_iwMl6iaBsSwI2Q
1 hr 34 min
Nov 11, 2019
Episode 240 - The Ghost Of Christmas Gas
Chris, Rob, Ben and John continue the Hallmark Christmas Movie Fantasy game into round 3 and start to develop their league strategy, including using trivia bonus points. They also discuss how AB InBev tried to troll Shiner, but Shiner fought back. Enjoy!
Nov 4, 2019
Episode 239 - It's Amazing What Has Changed
This week the boys jump in to the Hallmark Christmas Movie fantasy game, "Countdown to Christmas", and they think you should too. They also discuss how certain aspects of society have changed, as exemplified by the 20th anniversary of the 30th anniversary of Woodstock. Enjoy!!!
Oct 28, 2019
Episode 238 - Trick Or Treat Playlist
After a slightly rocky but hilarious start, Chris, Rob, John and Jim (with the help of Ben as the tie breaker), take 25 heavy metal songs they feel best capture the spirit of Halloween, and pare it down to the 10 best. This is democracy at it's best. The full playlist they worked from can be found in the link below, and makes for a solid trick or treat soundtrack. Enjoy!!! Live On Tape Delay - 2019 Halloween Metal Playlist Intermission Music Courtesy Purple Planet: http://www.purple-planet.com/using-our-free-music
Oct 21, 2019
Episode 237 - We're Perfeshionels
This week: Rob hacks his own Spotify playlist, John is just waking up, Ben is sporting a stache and Chris is off his game. All that said, they talk sports of alternate timelines, the MLB playoffs (that you now know the outcome of) of this timeline, Halloween TV specials and they practice bragging about themselves. It's a hoot. Enjoy!!!
Oct 14, 2019
Episode 236 - Random Yet Familiar
The boys are all over the map again this week talking about their preferred method of communication, an app that lets non-readers cheat at reading, some new PlutoTV channels, and how competition levels of professional sports have changed over time. Also, Rob gives his thoughts on the newest Opeth record, they discuss music consumption today vs. yesterday and they struggle to name their favorite big name comedians. Enjoy!
1 hr 2 min
Oct 7, 2019
Episode 235 - An Evening/Morning With Kelly Tee
This week Black Metal reviewer, content creator and mechanical engineer (yeah, that's right!) Kelly Tee sits in with the boys to chat about everything from her origins as a reviewer up through the preconceptions of what people think you should listen to based on your look. This is a don't miss!! You can find Kelly Here: Facebook: Kelly Tee Black Metal Albums of the Week Instagram: @kelly.tee.56211 Enjoy!!!
Sep 30, 2019
Episode 234 - Game The System
This week: Thoughts on the new iPhone 11 (Rob got his), Mario Kart Tour for mobile, some tips to make extra cash, how carbon friendly are you really?, our ideal view of the future, a group prediction of the rest of the Buffalo Bills season and the start of this year's Astros/Yankees inter-podcast rivalry gets under way. And as always, other stuff. Enjoy!
1 hr 4 min
Sep 23, 2019
Episode 233 - Oh My Gourd
This week Chris, Rob and John dive into: How to unintentionally scam a store, Google sells Rob on the iPhone, tracking your music listening habits, the need for a transition beer prior to going full pumpkin and Chris shares an adventure in parenting. All this and of course more! Enjoy!
Sep 16, 2019
Episode 232 - Hard, Harder, Hardest
Sit in with the boys as they re-cap their week 1 fantasy scores in the LOTD League as well as give their thoughts on the new proposed ban on flavored vapes. They also introduce exclusive offers for Patrons including an app that will probably (hopefully) never get made, and a new use for your Tütalieu. Enjoy!!!
1 hr 1 min
Sep 9, 2019
Episode 231 - Fantasy Draft After Party
Following their fantasy draft (which can be seen by clicking here) Chris, Rob, Ben and John, joined by Jim Wirges, quickly devolve from football to more of the topics you've grown to expect. Topics include: Offensive (or not) stand up comedy, Hard Seltzer is the new craft beer, Hallmark Christmas movies (including one Ben writes on the spot) and of course, "love" stains. Enjoy!!
Sep 2, 2019
Episode 230 - Just Missed It
Rob has a weekend of musical adventures, Chris and Ben have digestive issues and John's cat shows us it's B-hole. The boys also practice their press conference skills and talk old school arcade games, including trying to find an Offroad machine for themselves. Enjoy!
Aug 26, 2019
Episode 229 - Why?
Chris tangles with a marsupial, Rob gives you a new tune to check out, John proves his prowess in the art of "Raybeansing" and Ben has gas. That and based on recent purchases, the boys have "knock-off" fever. Plus a little NFL talk. Enjoy!!!
Aug 19, 2019
Episode 228 - Slide Until Hear Click
Chris is stricken with home repairs and/or ghosts, Rob defects from the iPhone, John vacuums his lawn, and Ben is.....well, Ben. Also, Instagram as a historical record, old and new ways of backing up your media, and remembering AOL Instant Messenger. The quandary of the episode: What if older music was recorded today? Would it be better, worse, different, or did you already shut us off? Lastly, a new Patreon challenge is established. It's up to y'all to make it happen now. Enjoy!!!!
Aug 12, 2019
Episode 227 - Gone Cornholin'
Rob may be a robot, John is left to his own devices for the weekend and Chris and Ben may enter a cornhole tournament. Also discussed, in their own patented way: physical consumable media, biohacking, contacts or glasses, deepfakes, internet spoofs of TV shows, the new Tool release, grass or turf and how well does Google actually know you? And as always, other stuff. Enjoy!! Break music: Deuces Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
1 hr 1 min
Aug 5, 2019
Episode 226 - Introducing Our Next Pest...
Chris, Rob, Ben and John get into everything from their relative geographic pests, to the pros and cons of collecting your own health data, all the way to why the theme songs from your favorite shows may be different now that they're streaming. Also, Rob and John compare bands to sports teams while Chris and Ben disappear in an attempt to drunkenly get a bat out of the house. Enjoy!
Jul 29, 2019
Episode 225 - Truly, Madly, Deeply
Join the boys from your favorite Podcore Grindcast Confraternity in this week's installment as they discuss the Adult Alternative and Adult Contemporary Billboard charts, as well as some more pros and cons of streaming TV. In sports news, Rob is back into soccer, John is still here, and Chris continues to try. Also discussed: the Buffalo Bills YouTube series "Embedded". ....That and way more. I just got tired of typing. Enjoy!!!!
Jul 22, 2019
Episode 224 - The Old Catholic Try
Chris, Rob and John talk a little religion, not in the way you may think, but definitely the way you'd expect coming from them. They also get into the Storm Area 51 movement, Amazon Prime Days, summer arts and crafts and closing the activity rings on your Apple Watch. Other questions debated: How well do you know your neighbors? When do your taste buds change? How does your body know what to do with different foods? Enjoy!!
1 hr 7 min
Jul 15, 2019
Episode 223 - Primitive Years Of Our Adolescence
Chris, Rob and John cover A LOT of material this week. So here's a list: Bracing for Barry How often do you check your voicemail? What would happen if certain technologies wouldn't have been invented? The ergonomics of game controllers The Espy's Network subscriptions: Isn't this what we've been waiting for? (Break for fireworks) Equal pay among US soccer players Silk Stalkings (yes, the USA show from the 90's) School lunches Alcohol ban on flights. Enjoy!!!
Jul 8, 2019
Episode 222 - Looking Back, It's So Easy
This week, Chris and Rob are joined by Jim Wirges to discuss the "Gimme Radio" app, the ridiculousness of metal sub-genres and speculate on why U.S. metal festivals are lacking. They also look at information security methods, movie going habits and Jim's inclination to "help out" at bars. Enjoy!
Jul 1, 2019
Episode 221 - Find Your Environment
Join Chris, Rob and John as they ask the burning questions: Virtual concert tickets, would you "attend"? Should you diversify your talents into other revenue streams? Should internet merch sites be allowed to use copyrighted material? Are torrents still a thing? Why are online ads done in the most annoying way possible? When is your time to read? Enjoy!!
Jun 24, 2019
Episode 220 - Go Smell Your Own Finger
This week Chris, Rob, and John break some records talking everything from video games to movies to video game movies. They also establish a new medical diagnosis system before they give you a rundown of the proposed best metal albums of 2019, per the internet. All that and Chris needs to ride his bike more, Rob is ready for Christmas and John's cats try to take over the show. Enjoy!!!
Jun 17, 2019
Episode 219 - Get Your Gels Gelling
Inspired by the recent passing of a friend, the boys have been thinking about their own health and mortality, regardless of the fact that they thought they were going to talk about ABC's reboot of old game shows. Either way, there's some good stuff in here and you may even learn something. Enjoy!
Jun 10, 2019
Episode 218 - 80's Metal: Top 15
Following up on Episode 216 "Redirect The Destruction", Chris, Rob and John are joined by metal connoisseurs Chris Lee and Jim Wirges to pare down their existing list of 30 80's metal albums to the definitive best 15, debatably only of said list. Potshots were taken, mud was slung, but no blood was drawn in the ranking of this list. Enjoy! Break music: Desecrator - "Bound In Hatred" used with permission, we have proof.
Jun 3, 2019
Episode 217 - ...On A Cracker
Rob has some internet reselling stories and Chris has a short foray with Photoshop. They also realize they are the masters of excuses, based on the amount of things they have procrastinated. Also, they plan their retirement via the lottery and give their thoughts on Jeopardy James. Enjoy!
1 hr 3 min
May 27, 2019
Episode 216 - Redirect The Destruction
Rob surprises Chris and John by suggesting that they pick the top 30 (to be whittled down to 15 in a later episode) 80's metal albums, on the spot. Also, John gives us a soccer update including how you won't be able to sit with your family at the Women's World Cup. Enjoy!
May 20, 2019
Episode 215 - The Long Game
As the universe flips the boys upside down, John is the only one without technical difficulties, Rob discovers a metal band that's been around for 20 years that he's never heard of, and Chris is the first of the three to know a Buffalo sports story. Also discussed: The upcoming Norman Lear special (All in the Family / The Jeffersons) and what is replacing all the TV series that are ending. Then it gets weird, you'll have to listen to that part yourself. Spoiler, humanity is doomed. Enjoy!!
May 13, 2019
Episode 214 - You Down With EOD?
The universe's most intriguing questions answered: Is Southern Star's Blood Belt being discontinued? Is our name on the socials too confusing? What happened to quaaludes? Would you buy an End of Days Kit? Are Viggo Mortensen and Hugh Jackman the same person? How do old shows get picked up by streaming services? How did Chris and Rob both identify the same show with the same wrong title? Dr. Johnray Beans helps with the answers. Enjoy!!
May 6, 2019
Episode 213 - Never Too Old For Video Games
Chris, John and Rob discuss their views and experiences with video games as adults. With Rob most recently back into the console gaming culture of the three, some interesting perspectives emerge Systems, history, gaming motives, favorite genres; it's all in here. Enjoy!
1 hr 6 min
Apr 29, 2019
Episode 212 - Album Exploration: King Diamond's "The Eye"
The boys take a deep dive into King Diamond's "The Eye". This includes a track by track analysis, story interpretation and personal thoughts. They invite you to listen to their thoughts while listening to the album yourself at the same time. Unfortunately for copyright reasons, none of the album is featured in the episode, however you can scrub ahead to the commentary of a specific track using the table of contents below. Enjoy! 15:08 - "The Eye of the Witch" 21:52 - "The Trial (Chambre Ardente)" 30:50 - "Burn" 37:29 - "Two Little Girls" 42:03 - "Into the Convent" 51:56 - "Father Picard" 59:49 - "Behind These Walls" 1:05:09 - "The Meetings" 1:11:43 - "Insanity" 1:15:47 - "1642 Imprisonment" 1:21:38 - "The Curse"
1 hr 29 min
Apr 22, 2019
Episode 211 - A Gentleman's Game
After Rob fills us in on his Record Store Day adventures and John let's us know about this year's Hell's Heroes Festival, the boys just go with the flow. Said flow leads to TV updates, dressing up (or down), Comedy Central's "This Is Not Happening" and they wonder, what part(s) of a song do you focus on. All that, and as usual, more...... Enjoy!!
Apr 15, 2019
Episode 210 - Netscape And Chill
Chris, Rob and John tell you what you need to know. Ever wonder where your favorite celebrities are buried? We'll tell you. Want to know what Munchausen Syndrome is? We know. Need suggestions of what to watch? We've got em. All that and some tales of old school internet and our new IRL Anti-Trolling movement. If this episode is too long for you, feel free to wait for a shorter one. We would.
Apr 8, 2019
Episode 209 - Human, The Other Red Meat
After Rob's hospital tales (it's ok, he was a just a visitor), and trying to see where they can get an Impossible Burger, they settle in to speculation and wonder of the following questions: Why is Thursday night the hot night for NBC sitcoms? How did party songs develop their crowd participation sections? Are there any late 30, early 40 year old die hard 60's music fans? Who's take on history did you learn? The answers to life's mysteries are inside..... Enjoy!!
1 hr 1 min
Apr 1, 2019
Episode 208 - In Too Deep
Chris and Rob do what they do best, speculate and wonder about random topics without actually doing any research. Examples: What would you do if you became a meme? Has our information always been censored? What high school class was the most beneficial to you? What would your walk on music be? Enjoy!
Mar 25, 2019
Episode 207 - The Ballad Of Joey Bowling
Catching Rob at dinner time, the boys manage some beer talk, March Madness, subscription e-mails and the DIY Network. Also, if you're looking to get into college on a bowling scholarship, take a look at these 10 schools. Enjoy!
1 hr 6 min
Mar 18, 2019
Episode 206 - Belting It Out With John Yelland
John Yelland (vocalist for Judicator, Dire Peril, Principium) sits in with the boys to discuss his path into the American power metal scene. They cover everything from his influences, methodology and recording techniques to dealing with criticism and preserving a difference in vocal identity among his many projects. Enjoy!
1 hr 7 min
Mar 11, 2019
Episode 205 - Got Off Our Roll
NY cracks down on flavored e-liquid, some documentaries you should check out, which 6 letter company will take over the world, the Zion Williamson conspiracy and the magic of location services on your phone; all that this week, and Chris does NOT get carbon monoxide poisoning and Rob's R falls off. Enjoy!!
Mar 4, 2019
Episode 204 - We Don't Know, Till We Know
Chris and Rob dig in to different mentalities and thought process regarding money, credit, life lessons and (kind of) politics. Episode Recipe: 2 part Oscars, 1 part Climate Change, 2 part TV. 2 part Fooling Your Brain, 2 part Nostalgia, 2 part Speed of Information. Mix and serve, warm. Enjoy!!
1 hr 5 min
Feb 25, 2019
Episode 203 - Chatting With Alex Hefner
Chris, Rob and John spend the hour (and some change) with YouTube content creator Alex Hefner. They get into everything from his motivation for the channel, to dealing with comments and copyright issues, all the way to how he balances his rigorous schedule of maintaining the channel all while going to law school! We all had a blast and think you will too! You MUST check out Alex's channel HERE! Enjoy!!
1 hr 22 min
Feb 18, 2019
Episode 202 - It's About To Get Normal
The Grammys, drones, Russia cutting itself off from the internet, clothing brands and the exponential plateau of technology. It's all in here this week. Also, Chris is getting sick, and the contents of Rob's Amazon cart. Enjoy!!
1 hr 2 min
Feb 11, 2019
Episode 201 - Just The Two Of Us
Now that song is stuck in your head isn't it? Chris has a frustrating evening and Rob buys some new toys. They also get into YouTube viewing habits, USB overload, and a few new album releases you are not going to want to miss. Enjoy!
1 hr 1 min
Feb 4, 2019
Episode 200 - Live Event!
This episode was also live streamed on YouTube. If you missed it, it should be available here for the next couple days. While the live stream was not without it's hiccups, we considered it an overall success! - Chris's mom may have saved a kids life. - As you get older, what can or can't you get away with? - Documentary time: Our thoughts on Netflix's "Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened" and YouTube's "Death by Metal" - Rob goes on a good old fashioned album hunt. All that and more!!!! Enjoy!!
1 hr 7 min
Jan 28, 2019
Episode 199 - Yo Fumo Leche
Chris, Rob and John ponder some of life's most provocative questions like "Who has a bigger head, John or Rob?", "What is the biggest animal you have ever seen?", and "Who is your favorite Canadian satirical folk pop band?" That and their thoughts on the Super Bowl and how to yell in text. YouTube Spotlight: The Punk Rock MBA Enjoy!!
Jan 21, 2019
Episode 198 - The Water's Fine
The boys introduce the first installment of LOTD Theatre, they ask "What's your every day carry?" and discuss men's fashion.......kind of. They also make plans for next football season (that they'll probably break), and wonder what happened to water beds. Oh yeah, and John has a new hat. Enjoy!!! Story of the week: Man treated in hospital after injecting himself with own semen.
Jan 14, 2019
Episode 197 - Beebops Attack
Here are the bullet points of the week: Chris hunkers down for a winter storm, ABC's "American Housewife", Rob has a new toy idea, 50th anniversary of Woodstock, 90's pop, the differences in Chris, Rob and John's personal schedules, and Rob has a new theory Enjoy!!
Jan 7, 2019
Episode 196 - New Year, Same Us
The boys discuss how completely different their New Year's Eve's were this year and Chris drinks the infamously old "The Don Jalapeno". Rather than set any new resolutions this year, they decide to revisit last year's and see how they did. All that, and virtual reality. Enjoy!
1 hr 1 min
Dec 31, 2018
Episode 195 - We Visit The National Comedy Center
Rob is in town, Chris is a tourist in his own city, and they tell John all about it. If you couldn't tell by the title, and are somehow reading this, we're impressed, but we went to the National Comedy Center in good old Jamestown, NY! Spoiler alert: it was awesome!! Enjoy!
1 hr 11 min
Dec 24, 2018
Episode 194 - All The Feels
This week, Chris tries to recapture the childhood Christmas spirit as Rob turns 40. They also come up with a great holiday spectacular, that unbeknownst to them, already exists and they open up and take a deep dive into their feels. Enjoy!!
Dec 17, 2018
Episode 193 - Epic Enter
This week, niche YouTube channels, concert ticket memory lane, the upcoming Epicenter Festival, and Rolling Stone's Top 20 Metal Albums of 2018. .....and of course, other shenanigans. Enjoy!
Dec 10, 2018
Episode 192 - Apples to Zombies
Chris, Rob and John are back to an old fashioned stream of consciousness conversation, from disagreeing with some "Best Of" lists to how to survive the apocalypse. Enjoy!!
1 hr 1 min
Dec 3, 2018
Episode 191 - Better Be Better Than Eddie Vedder
Chris has a snow day, Rob is snacky and John gets pooped on by a monkey. Also, they jinx the Buffalo Sabres winning streak and geek out once again over Amazon's "Homecoming". All this and of course, more. Enjoy!! YouTube Spotlight: Becki and Chris
Nov 26, 2018
Episode 190 - Retro Jamestown
With John on vacation, Chris and Rob are joined once again by Jim Wirges, all of whom are Jamestown, NY natives. The knowledge of their home town is put to the test with "City of Jamestown Centennial Trivia", circa 1986. With or without the copious amounts of alcohol that were consumed before and during this episode, let's just say, they did not do well. Enjoy!!
1 hr 10 min
Nov 19, 2018
Episode 189 - Tomorrow We'll Be Those Guys
In this week's installment you get a weather report, a science lesson and a ghost story as well as some anti-motivational speeches. This is in addition to some hot button issues facing today's society, such as: How early is too early to put concert tickets on sale and does binge watching make for a more enjoyable experience? Oh yeah, and Rob may be a bot. Enjoy!!
Nov 12, 2018
Episode 188 - Tooting Your Horn With Burke Cullinane
Chris, Rob and John are joined by YouTuber, content creator, and overall bundle of positive energy Burke Cullinane. Despite Chris's inability to figure out Skype and Rob's mysterious disappearance, they manage to have an awesome conversation regarding the motives and benefits of content creation, including the importance of the community it builds. Make sure you check out Burke's YouTube Channel here. Enjoy!!
1 hr 16 min
Nov 5, 2018
Episode 187 - The Most Adult Conversation We've Ever Had
Recorded on Halloween night, Chris, Rob and John dig into 80's holiday cartoons as well as the upcoming King Diamond video release, "Songs for the Dead Live". They also recount some stories of their mischievous youth and talk collectibles and how to display them. Also, go vote, now, if you haven't already. Enjoy!!
Oct 29, 2018
Episode 186 - Outgrow Your Britches
John acknowledges that he has a cold, Rob and Chris let Bell's Palsy Awareness Month pass them by and they all realize the podcast logo is rather phallic. And that's just the warm up! There is more talk of NBC's Manifest, a rather amorous conversation about Netflix's The Haunting of Hill House and Rob continues his quest to find the perfect live TV streaming platform. Enjoy!
Oct 22, 2018
Episode 185 - Nine In Your Slot
Chris rants about SiriusXM, Rob tracks his sleep and John creates the LOTD Mobile Church. Also, Pokemon Gen 4, investment apps and more confusion over heath insurance. All this and obviously more! Enjoy!!
1 hr 1 min
Oct 15, 2018
Episode 184 - We Three Beards
Chris, Rob and John have the great Halloween vs. Christmas debate, add an entry to the LOTDictionary with "Rantlet", give their thoughts on what the Buffalo Bills are thinking (or not), discuss the MLB playoffs, urge you to watch NBC's "Manifest" and finally end up quizzing each other on Hurricane trivia. All this and John's free commercial for Shiner beer. Dammit Ray....... Enjoy!!
Oct 8, 2018
Episode 183 - Junket In The Trunket
This week Chris, Rob and John play a little game. Rob poses the question "What is the origin of the modern day press junket"?; Chris tries his best to BS his way through it, and John attempts to look up the real answer. Also, the LOTD method is established, and you should follow it. Enjoy!
Oct 1, 2018
Episode 182 - Maniac, Part 1
Join Chris, Rob, Ben and John as they explore their thoughts and interpretations of the new Netflix show "Maniac", after a little sports talk of course. This episode may contain some spoilers, but then again, maybe not. They don't know what they're talking about. Enjoy!!
Sep 24, 2018
Episode 181 - First World Problems
Spend the hour with Chris, Rob and John as they discuss/rant about shipping companies, Rob reviews Kryptid CBD vape juice and they justify the actions of their younger selves. They also dig into the pros and cons of streaming sports vs. live TV or radio, and establish that we are not as technologically advanced as we may think. Enjoy!!!
Sep 17, 2018
Episode 180 - Rob's Excellent Adventure
For an odd turn, Chris interviews Rob, in (almost) real time, about his New England vacation, and oh boy, does this episode have it all: travel, natural disasters, new friends, old friends, random body parts, donuts, metal, explosions and of course, continental breakfast. A special thanks to Jack Stolz, who's vlog can be found at the link below, for being such a gracious host and tour guide. Enjoy!!! Jack's vlog Segment transition music courtesy Purple Planet - http://www.purple-planet.com
Sep 10, 2018
Episode 179 - Ill Communication
Allow Chris, Rob and John to lull you to sleep with the following: Rob is sick, Chris is whining about the heat and John is convinced it's the end of the world. It doesn't get much better than this!! Enjoy!!
Sep 3, 2018
Episode 178 - Dreamland
Chris, Rob and John, along with a special guest, discuss what's new with all of them; John figures out how old he is, Rob has a new musical obsession (or lack there of), they explore the VRV app and ask the question, "Has craft beer gone stagnant"? They also get into sleeping habits and their respective views on dreaming. Enjoy!!
1 hr 11 min
Aug 27, 2018
Episode 177 - Rave Reviews
Right off the bat, Rob starts off nude - more of that on YouTube. Once the dust settles, and all parties are properly clothed, they boys get into the topics of photography, lesser known streaming services, and what they did as kids as opposed to these ridiculous internet "challenges". That somehow leads into a rant about religion and certain hippocracies there of (sorry), before quickly spinning it around to a Buffalo Bills reunion and Rob's dilemma of liking too much music. Enjoy!!
Aug 20, 2018
Episode 176 - Google Money Baby
Chris, Rob and John talk some TV, alien abduction, TV shows, books, get rich quick schemes, top 10 lists (about TV shows), streaming services, cooking shows on TV, US postal service and cancelled TV shows. There could be a theme here....... Enjoy!!