Episode #143: Marty Friedman

Marty Friedman calls in from Tokyo to discuss his “Inferno” record from 2014 and gives a glimpse of his upcoming record. Talk turns to Shining, Deafheaven and, of course, Kiss. With this being his 3rd appearance, Marty joins The Black Coffee Brigade!

Episode #142: Doc Coyle (Vagus Nerve, God Forbid)

Doc Coyle returns to the podcast to talk about his newly launched superb podcast – “The Ex Man With Doc Coyle”, his new band, Vagus Nerve, and their new EP, “Visceral”.

Episode #141: Mal Sharpe (Coyle & Sharpe)

Danko tracked down the legendary Mal Sharpe of comedic pranksters, Coyle & Sharpe, and the original “Man On The Street”. Talk revolves around the duo’s infamous jokes and bits, Mal’s solo albums, Andy Kaufman, Henry Rollins and Nardwuar the Human Serviette.

New Album And Tour Announcement

We’re thrilled to announce the release of our brand new album “Wild Cat”! It will be out worldwide on March 3rd 2017 but right now you can listen to a snippet from the opening track “I Gotta Rock” in the clip below.

To accompany the release of the album we’re heading out on a 17 date European tour (dates below). Tickets go on sale this Friday so stay tuned. A Canadian tour as well as more European dates will be announced in the near future as well.

See you soon!

Tour Dates:
10/2 Kuopio – Arena (FI)
11/2 Joensuu – Arena (FI)
15/3 London – Garage (UK)
16/3 Luxemburg – Rockhal club (LUX)
17/3 Frankfurt – Batschkapp (GER)
18/3 Tilburg – 013 (NL)
19/3 Amsterdam – Melkweg (NL)
21/3 Köln – Live Music Hall (GER)
22/3 Berlin – Huxleys (GER)
23/3 Warsaw – Proxima (PL)
24/3 Krakow – Kwadrat (PL)
25/3 Dresden – Beatpol (GER)
26/3 Munich – Backstage (GER)
28/3 Winterthur – Salzhaus (CH)
29/3 Solothurn – Kofmehl (CH)
30/3 Paris – La Maroquinerie (FR)
22/4 Sälen – Ski & Rock (SE)

Episode #140: Alex Mitchell & Scotty Slam (Circus Of Power)

Circus Of Power’s Alex Mitchell (vocals) and Scotty Slam (drums) jump on the podcast to talk about their new tunes, new line-up, growing up in Toronto, how Scotty & Danko met and Alex Mitchell’s books like “The Strange Case Of The Flying Meatballs”.

Episode #139: Jan Terri (Losing You)

Jan Terri, singer and viral sensation, talked to Danko about her most famous song – “Losing You” and the rest of her discography, opening for Marilyn Manson, Derrick Beckles & Hot Package, Justin Bieber and her dog, Denny. Jan also shows her talent as a very skillful impressionist. You don’t want to miss her Katharine Hepburn, Richard Nixon, Ed Sullivan and Donald Trump impressions.’

Episode #138: Harry Hess (Harem Scarem, Blind Vengeance)

Harry Hess, singer and guitarist for Harem Scarem, jumped on the podcast while Danko was at Harry’s Vespa Studio working on the new album this past September. Harry talked about international fame versus homegrown fame, hanging out with Kerry King in Japan, touring with Foreigner and having number one songs in The Philippines. Brendan Canning from Broken Social Scene (and The Black Coffee Brigade) makes an appearance to ask Harry a series of bullet questions too.

Episode #137: Dave Chandler (Saint Vitus)

Dave Chandler, guitarist for the legendary Saint Vitus, is on the podcast via phone talking to Danko about their new album “Live Volume 2” on Season Of Mist Records, ear candling, The Herb Company, Saint Vitus reunion and Scott “Wino” Weinrich’s recent onstage guest cameo.’