Godspeed Podcast

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79 They Say Never Meet Your Heroes: Brian Swindle of Have Mercy

June 10th, 2018

Should art be broken down? Is Have Mercy the next Brand New? What is the best way to find clarity? Is The Shawshank Redemption now tainted goods? Can Jameson just get to his point? Is Ryan about to break on through to the other side?

Have Mercy's latest record, MAKE THE BEST OF IT, is available now at HaveMerchy.com

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. 

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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!




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



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

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

67 Blasting off With Blessthefall’s Beau Bokan

February 11th, 2018
Ryan and Jameson are experts on interplanetary travel, authentic art and fatherhood. Ryan explains the madness of Elon Musk while Jameson confuses Space X jamming David Bowie for the new Space Jam film. Thankfully Blessthefall's Beau Bokan brings the boys back down to earth with his thoughts on vegetarianism, imitators and what it means be a rockstar parent. 
Blessthefall's new record, Hard Feelings, drops this March on Rise Records. 
Song in episode: "Melodramatic"

66 Laughing in Church: Kortney and Carter of Chapel

February 4th, 2018
Ryan and Jameson would rather be broke than brain dead. New Rise Records signees Chapel join Godspeed for one goofy hangout. Posted up in the darkest corner of the Hawthorne Bar, Kortney, Carter and Jameson beef over breakfast food, define success and endure the technicalist of difficulties. Chapel's latest EP, Sunday Brunch, was one of Jameson's top 10 best records of 2017 while Ryan longs for simpler times, including an extended and ill-advised camping trip with Woody Harrelson. And as always, The Greatest Showman makes an appearance. 
Songs in episode: 
"Fools Gold"
"Cindy White"
"Miss Monogamy"
"Don't You Love Me"
"Caught Up"
"We've Got Soul"