Episode 115: The Lonely Position of Neutral by Trust Company

On this week’s episode of Roach Koach it’s all about apparel, bonfires, and some night time Taco Bell as we listen to Trust Company and their debut album, The Lonely Position of Neutral. Topics discussed: Rock N Pod Expo, Roachkoach.com, Who’s Tweeting, Maximum the Hormone feedback, The Issues Hat, Roach Ryders coming in hot, Trust Company Jeans, Songmeanings dot com, “lol”, music for the bonfire, RoachRyder98, Chino vibes, Nu-metal easy listening, Rolling Stone review, an O.C. montage, “Howwww”, Andy Wallace, Jenny’s caveats, and of course Canon Talk, where the decision is made on whether Trust Company can reside in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 114: Let's Get It On! by The Step Kings

This week royalty comes to Roach Koach as Jenny, Lorin and Matt listen to Let’s Get It On! by The Step Kings. Topics discussed: Our live show this Saturday August 6th, Nashville Rock N Pod, Who’s Tweeting, Nothingface feedback, Flump, fan art, #numetalvocab, #nocab, The Juggalo Hundo, history with The Step Kings, Machine on production, album art, “Does this sound like shit?”, Fern interview, They Live, Jerry Roadrunner, Jeep music, song analysis, “Daddy wants that growl”, lymph nodes, the light press of butt, pit activation, “This song gave me hope and then took it away”, cover song, the meaning of “Eleven”, Fern on Fred Durst, and Canon Talk, where the decision is made on whether The Step Kings can move their thrones into the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 113: Headspace by Pulse Ultra

This week is all about 9/11 and aggressive downloading as the Roach Koach Podcast listens to Pulse Ultra and their album, Headspace. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, Roach Koach Live at the Detroit Improv Festival on August 11th, the Nashville Rock N Pod Expo on August 25th, Faith No More feedback, another theme month?; essential nu-metal albums, Who’s on Reddit?; the Juggalo Hundo, Neal Patrick Harris, Matt vs Pulse Ultra, librarian glasses, a Taproot connection, “change chains”, Songmeanings dot com, Scream 3 background music, a cage made of candy cane, “Download the album in front of me”, a raw connection, Madcap Monday, “Fable” to “Unstable”, and Canon Talk, where Jenny, Lorin, and Matt decide if Pulse Ultra deserve a spot in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 112: The Deadlights by The Deadlights

This week on The Roach Koach Podcast we raw dog it with The Deadlights and their self titled album, while we activate push pits and go it alone without Songmeanings.com. Topics discussed: Roach Koach Live at the Detroit Improv Festival, Nashville Rock N Pod, Who’s Not Making an Album, Who’s Tweeting, Body Count feedback, the Idea Basket, Putney, medical procedures to nu-metal songs, Great Big Thrift, The Think of It, Sylvia Massy, liner notes, the chug, the soundtrack to a Creepy Crawl, Lower Back Rock, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, “Sick shit!”; “Suck a fat dick”, “gimme a ball gag”, rippers, Prowlar, Smokey the Bear, and Canon Talk, where Jenny, Lorin, and Matt decide if Deadlights deserve a place in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 111: Meteora by Linkin Park

This week on the Roach Koach Podcast we decide that the time is right to return to Linkin Park and their sophomore release, Meteora. Topics discussed: the Roach Koach Live show, Rock N Pod Expo 2, The Putney Update, Who’s Tweeting, Helmet feedback, Butt Strut, the Juggalo Hundo, our history with Meteora, a party pit, the impact and weight of Chester’s lyrics, Linkin Park music videos, #mattsmistakes, the Chester/Shinoda interplay, “I could do with less Shinoda”, the “Faint” video, earning Matt’s lighter, Charles Mansion, Linkin Park haters and fans on Songmeanings.com, “You can’t kiss and do it at the same time”, relating to “Numb”, and Canon Talk, where Lorin, Jenny and Matt debate whether Linkin Park deserve another spot in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 110: Bu-ikikaesu by Maximum the Hormone

The squeaky wheel gets the grease and this week the massive push by Roach Ryders and Indigo Angels to get Roach Koach to do a Maximum the Hormone episode yielded results as we listened to the band’s 2007 album, Bu-ikikaesu. Topics discussed: Roach Koach live show at the Detroit Improv Festival, Rock N Pod Expo 2, the Head for the Barricade podcast, Nu Metal Resurgence, Who’s Tweeting, Rage Against the Machine feedback, “Should have sent a poet”, Violent J autobiography, the Nu-Metal timeline, “Energy”, pop punk, “This album scrambled my fucking brains”, “This sums up every dude I knew in high school”, Babymetal, Boris, “I’m gonna need you to go to 1:40”, defining the sound of nu-metal, the cruise ship analogy, System of a Down, nu-metal measurements, songmeanings.com, “O. K. End this.”; and Canon Talk, where Lorin, Matt, and Jenny determine if Maximum the Hormone can fit in with the rest of the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 109: An Audio Guide to Everyday Atrocity by Nothingface

It’s officially summer, the temperature is rising and the pit is activated as the Roach Koach Podcast convenes with previous Nu-Metal Canon inductees Nothingface and their album, An Audio Guide to Everyday Atrocity. Topics discussed: Getting harassed into doing this album, Roach Koach Live!; Festival talk, Nashville Rock N Pod Expo 2, Who’s Tweeting, Motograter Feedback, Motograter breaks up and gets got, Wikipedia genre tags, the pickle stork, #arrestedsong, the “F” word, Smooth Boys, Songmeanings dot com, “A whisper of Helmet”, a wallop, Prowlar, equal opportunity murder, The Butt Dive, respectful of our time?; the Juggalo Hundo, and Canon Talk, where Jenny, Lorin, and Matt decide if Nothingface deserve another bit of space in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 108: The Real Thing by Faith No More

June draws to a close and so does Nu-Metal Forefathers Month at the Roach Koach Podcast, but we’re going out with a bang and listening to Faith No More and their breakout album, The Real Thing. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting and Spineshank reactions, the origin of “Butterfly”, more memes, pushing for Nothingface and Maximum the Hormone, history with Faith No More, Songmeanings.com, an obvious papa, “What is….it?”; “Did that guy eat shit?”; Ross’s Rules, Mike Patton equals The Sex, “vampires all the way”, RHCP, Sensual Mike, Robert Christgau, a cover, and Papa Talk, where Jenny, Lorin and Matt determine if Faith No More truly are a Nu-Metal Forefather. 

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Episode 107: Body Count by Body Count

It’s Week 3 of Nu-Metal Forefathers Month, and Body Count is coming for you. Jenny, Lorin and Matt listen to Ice-T’s metal band debut and discuss it’s Papa tendrils, “Evil Dick” and so much more. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, new Limp Bizkit music?; My Ticket Home feedback, “Gets the guys going”, Matt’s history with Body Count, Skribbal on Body Count, Big thrifting, the Devil’s butt, “If you’re from Mars…”, vacuum cleaner, Guns N Roses, what is classic rock?; Ice-T and the voodoo priestess, being cheated on, authenticity, a “Cop Killer” discussion, Songmeanings.com, Robert Christgau, and Papa Talk, where the decision is made on whether Body Count is truly a Papa of Nu-Metal. 

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Episode 106: Meantime by Helmet

It’s no bullshit this week on the Roach Koach Podcast as we enter Week 2 of Nu-Metal Forefathers Month with Helmet and their album, Meantime. Topics discussed: the Nashville Rock N Pod Expo 2, the Louder Than Life festival, Who’s Tweeting, Cold responses, #fuckitout, Katatonia, we gotta do Creed?; Daryl=genius, Roach Koach memes, the definition of butt rock, Andy Wallace the god of the boards, “I hear the chug”, papa tendrils, “I’m just here to chug and to crush”, songs about posers, an EP in the street, papa/not the papa, guitar solos, St. Anger, Pantera talk, what defines a Nu-Metal frontman, the Juggalo Hundo, and Papa Talk, where we determine whether Helmet is a Forefather of Nu-Metal. 

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Episode 105: Rage Against The Machine by Rage Against The Machine

It’s Nu-Metal Forefathers Month on the Roach Koach Podcast and we’re kicking things off with the papas in Rage Against The Machine and their self titled debut album. Topics discussed: Nashville Rock N Pod Expo 2, Who’s Tweeting, Charles Mansion, Blindspott from New Zealand, Finger Eleven, Jenny and her “Never Serj” stance, “Bodies” talk, Brad Hicks returns, history with Rage, Sweet Angel Mitch, Christgau decoded, biting this album, “Assholes…”, Manifest Destiny, “this song works on every level”, Papa Tendrils, Classic Rock touches, the embryo moody boy, the nu-metal chug, sensuality, the mayor of Tool Town, The Matrix, the ultimate Wake Up Sheeple song, the Juggalo Hundo, and Papa Talk, a special feature this much where we definitely answer the question on whether Rage Against The Machine helped birth nu-metal. 

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Episode 104: Motograter by Motograter

This week on the Roach Koach Podcast we see if the album can match the live show, as Jenny, Lorin, and Matt listen to Motograter’s self titled album. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, Nashville Rock n Pod Expo 2, Boy Hits Car feedback, Nu Metal crimes, “Sandstorm”, Nu Metal Forefathers Month, the origin of Estocks_USA, Font talk, Five Finger Death Punch, “Hold me back”, getting so pissed you choke to death, posting on Songmeanings.com after you die, the Plumber, “We Didn’t Start The Fire”, The Music Surgeon, Dollar Store Draiman, the return of Prowlar, the real Pigbenis?; Matt as football coach, “I dare you to kick my ass”, the Valley of Dust, 2003 me vs 2018 me, “If I have deeply offended you…”, Resident Evil and Canon Talk, where Jenny, Lorin, and Matt decide if Motograter deserve residency in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 103: The Height of Callousness by Spineshank

This week on the Roach Koach Podcast we see if the boys in Spineshank heard our demands for more screams on their second album, The Height of Callousness. Topics discussed: Who is going to see Jonathan Davis Live thanks to Listener Gabriel?; Poster giveaway update, the Nashville Rock N Pod Expo 2, Who’s Tweeting, Soulfly feedback, Lorin is a Nu-Metal Titan, the Thick of It, Jenny has genre tags in her pocket, Big Thrifting, GGGarth is back, looking Nu-Metal AF, a hot open, Songmeanings.com, “Fuckin’” getting it done, “Deffo”, the “Synthetic” video”, why doesn’t Jenny like this song?; needing more screams, getting vibes, Amir Derakh, a siren, gently touching the pit, what does it mean to “get the job done”?; two cheeks to the sun, the Juggalo Hundo, and of course Canon Talk, where Matt, Lorin and Jenny decide whether Spineshank can get an entire album into the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 102: Strangers Only by My Ticket Home

This week on the Roach Koach Podcast we go back just a little to 2013 and see what the boys in My Ticket Home bring to the Nu-Metal Timeline with their album, Strangers Only. Is nu-metal in the 2010’s called Puke Rock? Is there guaranteed heat when a band works with Will Putney? Is this record dope as fuck? Listen and find out! Other topics discussed: Everyone back in the Indigo Basement, Who’s Tweeting, Mushroomhead feedback, make sure you're sharing Roach Koach, #papamushy, the Juggalo Hundo, the In Flames controversy, Mortiis, a special June preview, That Was A Good Party, one of the hottest opens, many pit activations, being bored as a teen, Lydia at Ram’s Horn, the Midwest influence, “the boys did it again”, spice and meat, learning the lessons from The Thick of It, “I was looking at pictures of these guys”, “an implied pit”, a Mooooody boy, tossing around the word “anthem”, a sensory defecation chamber, and Canon Talk, where Jenny makes a huge declaration as her, Lorin and Matt consider My Ticket Home for a place in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 101: 13 Ways to Bleed on Stage by Cold

This week on the Roach Koach Podcast we listen to Cold’s second album, 13 Ways To Bleed On Stage. This means that Jenny is coming in HOT. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, Robert Christgau on System of a Down, a Glassjaw episode?; a Nu-Metal Museum, Roach Koach memes, Warbly boys continuum, “Remember Lord Abortion?”; the Thick of It, Tony the Cold expert, a Nine Inch Nails boy, Big Thrift, The Cold Army, a turd in a mixed drink, Butt Rock, sex playlists, understanding Scooter, having sex “hardcore style”, teabag placement, lyrics as hostages, the essence of butt, “I’m not trying to be an asshole”, saying “motherfucker”, posers, Jenny blocks the door, “I think this fucking witch knows”, General Scooter, Prowlar, the “Bleed” video, the Juggalo Hundo and of course Canon Talk, where Jenny, Matt and Lorin decide if Cold have what it takes to enter the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 100: Toxicity by System of a Down

At long last, the Roach Koach Podcast reaches their 100th episode. It is only fitting that Jenny, Lorin and Matt commemorate the special occasion with System of a Down’s career making second album, Toxicity. As well, there is a lot of time spent reading nice things people have said about the show. Topics discussed: Supersized (and self indulgent) Who’s Tweeting, #Juicepigs4life, Roach Koach giveaways, everyone loves Prowlar, getting a look into the canon, a surprise canon induction, “Nu-metal changed my life”, Mortiis, #gimmedemsticks2thestickening, respectful disagreement, the cusp of the comedown, Matt’s deep connection to Toxicity, Jenny still won’t get coffee with Serj, Sleepy Boy Rick Rubin, “Is that a door?”; pit activation, Wake up Sheeple, Tru Jenny, What do you call a System of a Down fan?; Songmeanings.com in full force, the genius list, essays and novels, is this Nu-Metal?; “It’s a banger”, 1079 comments, the Nu-Metal “Jump”, “It’s about fucking!”; 35 Minutes of Slurps, Charles Mansion the Soundcloud rapper, Talking about p-p-p-p-posers, Warped tour, Morality and science, Andrew Lloyd Webber, the one shortcoming of this album, what is the “Bodies” of this album?; “a shining example of what you can do with a Slow Boy”, the Juggalo Hundo, and of course Canon Talk, where Lorin, Jenny and Matt decide if System of a Down go two for two for the Nu-Metal Canon. A big thank you to every Roach Ryder and Indigo Angel who has ever listened to the show, whether this is your first or 100th episode, we appreciate you. 

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Episode 99: Boy Hits Car by Boy Hits Car

It’s a Very Special Episode of The Roach Koach Podcast as Jenny, Lorin and Matt listen to the self-titled Boy Hits Car album. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, Who’s Going to a Concert, Soulfly live, “That’s the world, baby”, http://smockthecomic.com/locked-horns/, a song for Prowlar?; Full Scale feedback, Dildo Arms for President, Episode 100, Wildcat news, where is Ox now?; The return of Rob Adams, the Rob Adams spreadsheet, Boy Hits Car was the future, the return of GGGarth, multi-talented bassist, liner note talk, “A beaded curtain vibe”, Songmeanings.com, “On the reg”, “It doesn’t suck, but it certainly slurps”, Red flags, exes with bad musical taste, “I went to a Funcoland…”, Cregg, No shoes, Les Mis and Prowlar, groups vs individuals, going to India, Hot Dog and the Sausage, senior year song, Jethro Tull, unwiches, the Juggalo Hundo, and Canon Talk, where the decision is made on whether Boy Hits Car gets a spot in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 98: Primitive by Soulfly

We’re back with Max this week on the Roach Koach Podcast, listening to the second Soulfly album, Primitive. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, Who’s Beefing, Wes vs Aaron, the Discography Discussion podcast, Lorin’s nu-metal punditry, Human Waste Project feedback, a Cold intervention, a birthday release for Jenny, Toby Wright, Soulfly album art, Happy Max, Songmotherfuckingmeanings.com, “That chorus is a beat down”, “Bring it”, moody boy outros, activating a pit fast and hard, battery acid to the face, Sean Lennon, Boner Not Boner, Better than the Beatles?; Would performing this album live kill everyone?; classic tracks, “It’s too hot to stoke”, “the healed burns of hope”, butt breathers, the rare Max misstep, Cece Peniston, the Juggalo Hundo, and Canon Talk, where Lorin, Jenny and Matt decide if Max Cavalera goes in to the Nu-Metal Canon for a third time. Will he? Listen and find out! 

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Episode 97: XIII by Mushroomhead

The call went out, and Roach Koach is answering it once again, as we return to the masked and painted men of Mushroomhead and their album, XIII. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, podcast shout outs, Puya feedback, #petpit, #animalpit, #showmedemmits, Taproot recommendation, Street Anger, “That’s a papa”, Schmeev reports from the ICP show, who is in Mushroomhead, the return of Johnny K, hot opens, “the chug is there”, the Mushroomhead aesthetic, fresh guts, Are you a Mushy?; does this band need two vocalists?; activating Matt’s industrial past, La Bouche, Jeffery Nothing doing Shakespeare, #burymeright, sloths, roadies vs cameramen, Queen of the Damned, Butt Rock City, “it’s a bit of a ripper”, Ben Folds, hog presentation music, “Nu-metal as fuck”, a Juggalo Hundo update, and of course Canon Talk, where Jenny, Lorin, and Matt decide whether Mushroomhead deserve a place in the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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Episode 96: Bitterness The Star by 36 Crazyfists

Bundle up and get ready for a certainly aggressive group from Alaska as the Roach Koach podcast listens to 36 Crazyfists and their debut album, Bitterness The Star. Topics discussed: Who’s Tweeting, Roach Koach reuniting bands, Roach Koach on Instagram, figuring out how many people actually listen to the show, Skrape responses, treating yourself to a good album, hearing from a Filty, a diss inducted into the Nu-Metal Canon, history with 36 Crazyfists, goatees, producer Eddie Wohl, is this nu-metal?; Coheed & Cambria, “I love the chug”, Songmeanings.com, “Certainly aggressive”, Glassjaw, “Ask the writer”, the return of Prowlar, singing into a fan, what do you call a fan of 36 Crazyfists?; Lord Abortion, a touch of Butt Rock, giving an album your own Christgau rating, “The pit is”, Wilcoboy, “Bodies”, “After 500 listens…”, and of course Canon Talk, where Lorin, Matt and Jenny determine of 36 Crazyfists need a place inside the Nu-Metal Canon. 

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