Godspeed Podcast

Seeking Truth w/ Fearless People of All Different Faiths Through Conversations That Unite Us Hosted By HM Magazine

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"

65 The Charm of Imperfection: Jeph Howard of The Used

January 8th, 2018
Ryan and Jameson gush over The Greatest Showman, explore high school fashion regrets and welcome The Used's Jeph Howard. More references to the great Elizabeth Gilbert, artistry vs entertainment and why music needs to get dangerous again. The Used's new record, The Canyon, now available. 
Songs in episode: 
"The Taste of Ink"
"Over and Over Again"
"Rise Up Lights"
"I Caught Fire"
"I Come Alive"

64 “There’s a mountain in front of me, but there is nothing I’d rather do” Sleep On It’s Zech Pluister

January 1st, 2018
A couple of chatty Cathy's here. Jameson speaks with Sleep On It vocalist Zech Pluister, covering sex scandals, hero worship and why your 20's is more than kids and mortgages. Ryan chimes in with why Christmas should be obliterated. 

63 Risky Business with Chad Johnson

December 3rd, 2017
Former music mogul, current ministry leader and future bestselling author Chad Johnson joins Godspeed to talk about his new book, One Thousand Risks. What would it look like to follow your very difficult, scary and sometimes awkward calling? What if you embraced those who wished you harm? And the always important question, can limbs regenerate? Ryan tends to a screaming child (Is it his? Find out) while Jameson recaps his encounter with The Disaster Artist.  
Be sure to order Chad Johnson's new book, One Thousand Risks: Fighting Fear for an Awkward, Awesome Life with Jesus at the links below. 

62 Godspeed Welcomes Their New Favorite Neighbors to the North: Seaway

November 26th, 2017

We're just going to start calling this interviews "The Pepinos Sessions". Vocalist Ryan Locke and guitarist Andrew Eichinger of Seaway discuss their biggest failures, successes and why paying it forward is still a meaningful currency. Ryan and Jameson highlight their own shortcomings, endure migraines and forget to say what their thankful for. Seaway's new record Vacation is a fun one! Visit the links below to check out more songs and see where you can catch Seaway near you!