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77 Completely Unqualified to Speak on the Subject: Discrepancies Schools Godspeed

May 20th, 2018
Ryan and Jameson flex their hip hop brain muscles by discussing the several rappers they know. It's a very East Coast/West Coast conversation. Hip hop/rock band Discrepancies' front man ATG Metcalf drops by to discuss hip hop's greatest and how various genres affect listeners differently. 


Grab their new record, The Awakening, out now at Discrepanciesmusic.com

76 What are we capable of? The Jen Ledger Episode

April 30th, 2018

Ryan and Jameson finally shut up about The Avengers (because they were ordered to/no spoilers) and find new inspiration in long forgotten Zach Braff indie darlings. Jen Ledger of Skillet steps out from behind the drum kit to bring us her first and highly demanded EP LEDGER. We discuss career paths, dumb anxiety and trusting that you can't ever screw up the master plan. 

Get Connected with LEDGER:

75 The Very Worst Episode with Author Jamie Wright: The Very Worst Missionary

April 23rd, 2018
Ryan and Jameson visit Silicon Valley before heading overseas with author Jamie Wright. The very best podcasters meet the very worst missionary. Her new book will blow your mind and make you take down that spring break Facebook photo of you knee deep in Haiti mud. We'll be giving away copies of The Very Worst Missionary: A Memoir or Whatever via our social media this week so stay in touch!

Giveaways coming soon!




74 Hawk Nelson Performs a Miracle…Longevity! The Jon Steingard Episode

April 8th, 2018
Jameson catches up with his new/old friend Jon Steingard of Hawk Nelson, covering growth as artists, navigating the Christian music machine and our favorite 90's bands who may be more genius than most think! And tangents abound including Jon's love for tour mate Colton Dixon and his old school Further Seems Forever stories. All that and some sick Korn references by Ryan.
Music giveaways coming soon!
Hawk Nelson's new record Miracles is available now at HawkNelson.com
Songs heard in episode: 
"He Still Does (Miracles)"

73 Friendship and Fate: We Welcome Back Can’t Swim!

April 5th, 2018

Vocalist Chris Loporto hits the streets with Jameson, literally! We discuss fate, the oddity of being signed without a band or songs and who qualifies for captains of friendship. Godspeed will never fail you again. Be sure to grab Can't Swim's new record FAIL YOU AGAIN out now on Pure Noise Records. You can hear our previous interview with Can't Swim's drummer Andrea Morgan (https://godspeedpodcast.podbean.com/e/61-creativity-is-my-happiness-cant-swims-andrea-morgan/)

Song in episode: "God Awful" by Can't Swim



72 “Once the Song is Written and Given to Fans, it No Longer Burdens Me”: Senses Fail’s Buddy Nielsen

April 3rd, 2018

We get heavy with Buddy Nielsen, vocalist of Senses Fail. Is the 12 Step Program for everyone? How do you share the worst events in your life with a massive audience? Does better art come from times of struggle or times of peace? Is Senses Fail due for another rise in fame? Also, Ryan and Jameson single- handedly dismantle Facebook and the NRA in one fell swoop. 

Senses Fail's new record, IF THERE IS LIGHT, IT WILL FIND YOU, is available now at Purenoise.net
Songs heard in episode: 
"Gold Jacket, Green Jacket..."
"If There Is Light, It Will Find You"

71 Between the Buried and Godspeed ft. Tommy Rogers

March 26th, 2018
Tommy Rogers of Between the Buried and Me answers a few queries from afar and invades your dreams with their new record Automata I. Ryan and Jameson achieve nutritional maturity while still chasing the ever elusive manhood maturity. 
Automata I is out now on Sumerian Records
Song in episode: 
"Millions" by Between the Buried and Me from Automata I

70 Highs and Lows with My Epic’s Aaron Stone

March 18th, 2018
Ryan and Jameson are back this week with guest Aaron Stone of My Epic. We talk deconstruction, doubt and devastation. Infinity War discussions abound, Ryan educates the next generation of Marvel fans and Jameson struggles to find another word for "synonym". Eagle Muntz. 
Pre-order My Epic's latest record, Ultraviolet, now at: 


My Epic songs heard in this episode:
"Of Wilderness"

69 It’s High Time for Good Times: FLOODS Joins Godspeed

March 11th, 2018
We've been obsessing over the talent on InVogue Records lately and you should too. Godspeed welcomes Emily Prather of FLOODS to talk their brand new record BAD TIMES, the power of music and why moms rule. Jameson discovers his favorite food is gluten and Ryan launches the latest weight loss craze with two little words,
Songs heard in episode: "Feel So High" and "Heavy Hearts"

68 Entries and Exits: Rou Reynolds of Enter Shikari

February 25th, 2018
Godspeed skips a friendship stone across the pond and welcomes Rou Reynolds, vocalist of Enter Shikari. Jameson becomes a bonafide documentary film star while Ryan floats tanks his problems away. 
Songs heard on this episode: "Live Outside" and "Rabble Rouser" from Enter Shikari's latest record The Spark
Jameson's previous interview with Reynolds, which he plugs endlessly, can be found HERE