The Heavy Hole Podcast

A dive into an endless hole of Death Metal, Grindcore, and other disgusting music.

About the show

Welcome to The Heavy Hole. Learn something about new, classic, and esoteric head-crushing heavy music. Listen in on interviews with a variety of killer artists. Will, Tom, and Justin guide your journey through the infinite abyss that is Heavy music.

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  • Heavy Hole Talks Coronavirus Part 2

    March 24th, 2020  |  28 mins 21 secs
    covid19, death metal, grindcore, hardcore, live shows, small business, vauxhall

    This episode features two conversations regarding the state of small businesses coping with COVID19.
    First, friend of the show Dan Valentino of Amityville Music Hall, Vauxhall, and New Wave Burrito Bar. Next, David Castillo, one of the the masterminds behind Brooklyn's legendary venues, Saint Vitus.

  • Heavy Hole Talks Coronavirus

    March 20th, 2020  |  36 mins 7 secs
    black metal, death metal, events, grindcore, hardcore, punk, shows

    A quick talk with a couple friends of the show about the current climate of music and live shows, including Hasan of Ripping Headaches Promotions.

  • In The Hole w/ Karyn Crisis

    March 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 27 mins
    crisis, death metal, hardcore, karyn crisis' gospel of the witches

    Karyn Crisis of Crisis and Karyn Crisis' Gospel of the Witches calls into the hole!

  • In The Hole w/ Ryan Lipynsky (Unearthly Trance, Motive, Serpentine Path and many more)

    March 18th, 2020  |  1 hr 53 mins
    death metal, doom, force & fire, green dragon, harcore, hollow senses, motive, serpentine path, sludge, thralldom, unearthly trance

    Ryan Lipynsky of Unearthly Trance, Motive, Serpentine Path, Force & Fire, Green Dragon, Hollow Senses, Thralldom and many more projects calls into the hole!

  • In The Hole w/Duane Keith (Malicious Hate, Vision of God Records)

    March 13th, 2020  |  1 hr 32 mins
    death metal, malicious hate, record label, vision of god

    Will and Tom have a talk with Duane Keith about Malicious Hate, and the inner workings of his faith driven label: Vision of God Records.
    Visit to hear a never before released Malicious Hate track! (free post)

  • In The Hole w/ Jesse Pollack and Dan Jones (The Acid King writer and director, Podcast 1289)

    March 6th, 2020  |  1 hr 55 mins
    acdc, dan jones, jesse pollack, long island, murder, northport, podcast 1289, ricky kasso, satanic panic, true crime

    Will and Tom have a call with author, Jesse Pollack (Death on the Devil's Teeth, The Acid King) and director, Dan Jones (The Acid King) to discuss the infamous Ricky Kasso murder case and how it pushed the narrative behind The Satanic Panic across America.

    Check out their podcast, Podcast 1289, for more oddities from the Sid and Nancy story to Alien Abduction Insurance.

  • Deep Dive in the Subgenremarine Pt.2 Grind Times

    February 28th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    death metal, excellent music, goregrind, grindcore

    Will brings in some great examples of various grindcore sub genres.

  • In The Hole w/ Bob Minor of Mega Metal Mix Tape Exchange and Viral Disease Zine

    February 21st, 2020  |  1 hr 37 mins
    death metal, instagram, mail, megametalmixtapeexchange, tape trading, thrash metal

    In this episode we have a discussion with Bob Minor, of Mega Metal Mix Tape Exchange and Viral Disease Zine, about modern day tape trading and DIY Zine publishing.
    Check it out here - Instagram: megametalmixtapeexchange
    Voicemai - 631-837-3274

  • In The Hole w/ Christian McKnight

    February 14th, 2020  |  1 hr 59 mins
    crews, death metal, hardcore, long island, mosh, shows

    Our good friend Christian McKnight, professional promoter and singer of Cleanser, joins us in studio!

  • In The Hole w/ Kevin Hufnagel (Dysrhythmia, Gorguts, Sabbath Assembly, and more)

    February 7th, 2020  |  1 hr 36 mins
    death metal, dysrhythmia, fishing, gorguts, guitar, kevin hugnagel

    The boys take a field trip to the undisclosed residency of Kevin Hufnagel, guitarist of Dysrhythmia, Gorguts, Sabbath Assembly, and many more!

  • Tomb of the Lost Labels: Part 1

    January 31st, 2020  |  1 hr 21 mins
    death metal, deathcore, grindcore, hardcore, labels, record labels, vinyl

    Will, Justin, and Tom talk about some great record labels that are no longer with us.
    Voicemail - 631-827-3422

  • In The Hole w/ Erik Burke of Sulaco, Nuclear Assault, Brutal Truth, Blurring, Lethargy, Kalibas and more!

    January 24th, 2020  |  1 hr 36 mins
    blurring, brutal truth, death metal, drums, erik burke, guitar, kalibas, lethargy, nuclear assault, sulaco, thrash

    This episode, Erik Burke of Sulaco, Nuclear Assault, Brutal Truth, Blurring, Lethargy, Kalibas, and many more projects, calls into the heavy hole to hang with the dudes!
    Voicemail - (631) 837-3274