The Mike Herrera Podcast (music entertainment)

 

#257 Nick Woods of punk band Direct Hit, Best Life release and more

Cameo guest Tom Chichila @Tomisnotangry 

New album from @Directhit_sucks (twitter) @DirectHitBand (Insta)

Crown of Nothing out in OCT 2018 on Fat Wreck. Comic Book based on the album coming out soon.

 

He loves the F-word!! on the flip side. Music brings our lives meaning and there’s talk of existentialism

 

Hear the story behind the pie facing!! I do a full week recap of all the shows I just played in the intro. 

 

We talk about how to make money doing what you love, stories, songwriting and creative ideas, marketing, business, music, bars, clothing, Anchor Valley Wine, Best Life Beer

 

 

Listen to Best Life everywhere!

www.mxpx.com for all things

follow@MikeHerreraTD on Instagram or Twitter

 

Listen to the new album on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Shop at Merch Arsenal

Direct download: MHP_257_NICK_WOODS_DIRECT_HIT.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 8:39pm PDT

#256 A Brief History of IOOF in Texas with Al Bicking - Texas Original

Conversation from Dallas to Waco. 

A Brief History of Odd Fellow in Texas and much, much more!

This Sat Oct 6!

Odd Fest in

Historic downtown Waxahachie- Oddfest 2018

20+local artists, live bands, food, and fun for the whole family!

 

Conversation from Dallas to Waco.

A Brief History of Odd Fellow in Texas and much, much more!

 

www.mxpx.com for all things

follow@MikeHerreraTD on Instagram or Twitter

 

Listen to the new album on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Shop at Merch Arsenal

Direct download: MHH-256-_AL_BICKING_TEXAS_ORIGINAL.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 12:30pm PDT

#255 Band Talk with Cyrus Bolooki and Moon Valjean

@CyrusBolooki plays drums for the band New Found Glory and 

@HereLiesMoon (Moon=Phil Sneed) plays guitar and sings for the band Greek Fire.

 

We talk, we drink champagne and we talk some more!

Goldfinger stories included!

check the link below!

https://www.altpress.com/news/mxpx-beer-self-titled-music-video/

 

www.mxpx.com for all things

follow@MikeHerreraTD on Instagram or Twitter

 

Listen to the new album on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Shop at Merch Arsenal

Direct download: 255_MHP_Band_Talk_with_Cyrus_Bolooki_Moon_Valjean.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 8:26pm PDT

#254 MXPX Crew - Road Stories

WARNING! This is more of a peecast or maybe even a poocast. So don't listen with your parents in the room. HaHa. Many of the stories are messy. You've been warned.. in fact, don't even listen!

Tony Godino, Andy Alonso , Trevor Jackson, Yuri Ruley and Tom Wisniewski all tell some good and gruesome stories from the road of life.

 

Brad Blanco was driving and Dave Lackey filmed the entire podcast on video. that's available on Youtube. Search - #254 MXPX Crew - Road Stories

 

 

https://www.altpress.com/news/mxpx-beer-self-titled-music-video/

 

www.mxpx.com for all things

follow@MikeHerreraTD on Instagram or Twitter

 

Listen to the new album on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Shop at Merch Arsenal

Direct download: MHP_254_-_MXPX_CREW_Road_Stories.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 10:17pm PDT

#253 Aric Improta - How to get good at anything, especially drums!

Aric Improta is a professional drummer with a style all his own.

follow @aricimprota on Instagram or twitter

His current bands- @nightverses @thefever333 and @goldfingermusic

Aric Improta is currently a member of Night Verses (LA) and The Fever 333 a politically charged rock band featuring Jason Aalon Butler formerly of letlive and Stephen Harrison formerly of The Chariot (band). The group has also had collaborative association with Travis Barker and John Feldmann. He also occasionally performs live with Goldfinger (band), he's recorded drums on the last 2 Gin Wigmore records and has participated in multiple Drum Festivals around the world. Meinl Cymbals released a studio re-recording of his 40 min solo performed at Meinl Drum Festival in Gutenstetten, Germany on July 1, 2017 via their youtube channel. The piece is entitled Blur-Lights in the Videodrome. -Wiki

 

www.mxpx.com for all things

follow@MikeHerreraTD on Instagram or Twitter

 

Listen to the new album on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Shop at Merch Arsenal

Direct download: MHP_253_-_Aric_Improta_Shredding_Drummer.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 9:06pm PDT

#252 Jake Long and Tra Milburn on Music Life and band NRTHWND

My good friends and associates Jake and Tra sit up in the studio and talk about the beginning of the MxPx self titled album preproduction and their personal experiences with joining the MxPx Team.  

Follow them on Instagram:

@thejakelong

@tra580

@NRTHWND

 

www.mxpx.com for all things

Listen to the new album on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Shop at Merch Arsenal

 

Direct download: MHP_252_MIKE_HERRERA_PODCAST.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 9:25am PDT

#251 Live a Creative Life with Chuck Staton of band Senior Discount

@Discountchuck on Insta and Twitter

 

Senior Discount latest album is The Best Revenge on P+P Records

http://chuckstaton.wixsite.com/seniordiscountmusic

 

 

listen to more episodse at MXPX.com

Thanks for listening. If you like the show please give us a positive review and rating on Apple Podcast!

 

 

MXPX.com for all things


#250 with band Spanish Love Songs

From Los Angeles, CA new album "Scmaltz" out now!

Follow them on Instagram @SpanishLoveSongs

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www.mxpx.com

Listen to the new album on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Shop at Merch Arsenal

 

Audio: Jake Long, Mike Herrera, Bob McKnight

Back Office: Tom Chichila

 

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Direct download: MHP_250_Punk_Rock_in_2018_Spanish_Love_Songs.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 9:34pm PDT

#249 Jason Tate and Mike Herrera deep dive into the NEW MXPX Album

 

www.mxpx.com

Listen to the new album on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Shop at Merch Arsenal

 

Audio and Video Production: Jake Long and Mike Herrera

Back Office: Tom Chichila

 

Click through to Amazon via Link for all your Amazon purchases. Won’t cost you a penny extra on any purchases but will throw some loose commission change from the Amazon coffers our way, which help cover show expenses. Wanna make it even easier to support?  Just bookmark the Amazon banner affiliate url link to your browser toolbar – then every time you click to go to Amazon you can feel great for supporting what we are doing – Thank you!


#248 Pick It Up SKA in the 90s with Producers Leanor Ortega Till & Jason Hockney Zeimet

Pick It Up on Kickstarter link below

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/974601805/pick-it-up-ska-in-the-90s/description

 

Campaign Ends Monday July 23, 2018!

 

ww.mxpx.com or listen to the Let's Ride on Spotify, Apple Music, or wherever you stream your tunes! 

Buy MXPX products at the Merch Arsenal

 

Editing and Producing by Bob Mcknight from 

The Bob and Katie Show

Click through to Amazon via Link for all your Amazon purchases. Won’t cost you a penny extra on any purchases but will throw some loose commission change from the Amazon coffers our way, which help cover show expenses. Wanna make it even easier to support?  Just bookmark the Amazon banner affiliate url link to your browser toolbar – then every time you click to go to Amazon  you can feel great for supporting what we are doing – Thank you!


The Mike Herrera Podcast

MHP #247 with Mario Romero Ex Navy Seal and training to be an Astronaut.

Follow him on Instagram @MarioRomero186

Visit MXPX.com to watch the latest videos and preorder new album!

 

July 27th- Seattle, WA - The Showbox On sale now!

July 28th- Portland, OR - Hawthorne Theatre On Sale NOW!

September 7th- Dallas, TX- Canton Hall  on sale NOW!

September 8th- Austin, TX- Mohawk on sale NOW!


July 4, 2018

Mike Herrera Podcast #246 with Photographer Joe Ortega.

Joe and I sat down in the studio and Joe told me his story about how he got into music and photos. He's got a great story. 

Thanks for listening. Please subscribe to the podcast and rate and review on itunes!

MXPX.com for all things MXPX!

Direct download: MHP_246_-_Joe_Ortega.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 12:12pm PDT

#245 the Mike Herrera Podcast with

Tattooer JOHNNY SMITH ART and JOE MOXLEY

MXPX.com for everything!

Direct download: MHP-245-_JOHNNY_SMITH_ART_-_JOE_MOXLEY.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:30am PDT

MHP 244 Pro Athlete BMX Rider and Actor Rick Thorne

Musician, VJay, Announcer

 

MXPX.com

Direct download: MHP-244-Rick_Thorne.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 12:13am PDT

Punk Rock Karaoke - A conversation backstage in Seattle, Washington with Stan Lee, Steve Soto, Greg Hetson and Darrin Pfeiffer. 

originalpunkrockkaraoke.com

 

MXPX.com for MXPX tickets in JULY!!! 

New Album out in JULY!!!!

 

We talk:

Music

Pokemon

Politics

Punk Rock Karaoke


Mike Herrera Podcast #242

Brandon Saller of Atreyu and Hell or Highwater and Phil Moon from Greek Fire and Goldfinger join me on the podcast as we barrel down the highway in the United Kingdom. 

 

MXPX.com 

Direct download: MHP-242-Brandon_Saller_and_Phil_Moon.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 10:20pm PDT

#241 Garrett Dale of Red City Radio

 

We talk about some very important topics. 

 

I also redcap the MXPX trip to Jakarta, Indonesia as well as updates to Kickstarter. Thank you for listening. Mike

 

Direct download: MHP-241-Garrett_Dale.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 7:16pm PDT

#240 Mike Herrera on MegaMaker with Justin Jackson

 

MXPX.com

MXPX Kickstarter link

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/mxpx/mxpx-full-length-album-10

Direct download: MHP_240_Mike_Herrera_on_Mega_Maker.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 12:07am PDT

#239 James Barrett - Stage tech touring the world with rock bands

He’s a professional stage tech out with Underoath as this podcast is releasing. You name it he's worked for or alongside them. He’s worked for Kesha, the Jacksons, ADTR, Shiny Toy Guns, Anberlin and much, much more. But it all started with MXPX. First as our all around get it done guy then a big step up as my bass tech. He's like an older brother to me. We had a great conversation. 


#238 - Spencer Chamberlain of Underoath

 

Spencer tells me why he doesn't have Facebook. We go in depth about how the new Underoath album was written and recorded. We talk about a number of topics from culture to the music business. 

Underoath - Erase Me (Fearless Records) out everywhere now!!!

 

MXPX has a new album coming this summer! 

Check out the Kickstarter at MXPX.com

Direct download: 238_Spencer_Chamberlain_Underoath.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 11:59pm PDT

A conversation with Steve Cabellero about Professional Skateboarding, practice, dedication and passion for mastering your profession. Steve hits us with nugget after nugget of wisdom and that positive attitude. My hope is that you'll get a lot of value from this podcast. Enjoy

 

Mxpx.com to pre order the upcoming new album!!

 

Direct download: MHP_237_-_Steve_Caballero.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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#236 A conversation with Kellin Quinn of Sleeping With Sirens

Direct download: MHP_236_-_Kellin_Quinn_Sleeping_with_Sirens_.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

A conversation with Jason "Wee Man" Acuña about skateboarding, Jack Ass, his acting career and the Taco Business!

 

Help MXPX make a new album go to MXPX.com

 

Direct download: MHP_235_-_Wee_Man_Pro_Skater_Actor.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

On the podcast today is Travis Boersma co-founder of Dutch Bros. Coffee, the largest privately owned drive through coffee chain.  He and his brother Dane founded the company in 1992 after government regulations forced their family out of their dairy business in Grants Pass Oregon.

 

SHOW NOTES

Fixer Upper [1:00]

Under Cover Boss [3:00]

Dutch Bros 92 [10:50]

The Dairy Life [14:00]

Football Pencils [19:30]

Espresso Cart [22:00]

Making Changes [30:00]

Tears and Pain [33:00]

Self awareness [36:00]

Treating people well [44:00]

The modern company [47:00]

Music state of mind [51:30]

Tech and change [56:00]

Rebel energy [1:00:00]

Notable Links Discussed:

Dutch Bros https://www.dutchbros.com

Tony Robbins https://www.tonyrobbins.com

Napoleon Hill https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleon_Hill

 

Direct download: MHP234_TRAVIS_BOERSMA.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

MHP233 - TOM CHICHILA Team MXPX

 

Here's a brand new episode that will give you the updates on what we've been doing and why. Some big changes but mostly many small ones. My 11 time guest Chichila joins me for this ode to conversation for conversations sake and add value in the process. We get deep into music business talk here. Let me know what you think @mikeherreraTD

 

Direct download: MHP233_-_TOM_CHICHILA.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 9:18pm PDT

This year's highs and lows with Jason Hockney Zeimet. 

Direct download: MHH232_HILOWJASON_POD.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

Trevor, Tony and Andy from the MxPx crew join the podcast while in New York City.

Direct download: MHHp231_MXPX_CREW.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

Stephen Egerton (Descendents, All) joins the podcast.

Direct download: MHH230_STEPHEN_E_PODCAST.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

Mike's mom joins the podcast!

Find her on Twitter: @mxpxstoremanager

Direct download: MHH229p_MICHELE_HERRERA.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

Jeff Betger of 90 LB WUSS joins the podcast.

Direct download: MHHp228_JEFFBetger.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

MHH227- Tony Lovato - MEST

Get Tony up close and personal in this long form podcast about his life growing up in South Chicago and the rise and fall of his band MEST.

Direct download: MHHp227-_Tony_Lovato_Mest.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

Yuri and Mike talk about how they met, songwriting process, growing and evolving as musicians... and answer your questions! 

Direct download: MHHp226_YURI_RULEY_MXPX.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

Mike Park, owner Asian Man Records. The Bruce Lee Band.  

Direct download: MHHp225_MIKE_PARK.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

Chris Demakes and Roger Lima join the podcast this week.

Direct download: MHHp224_LessThanJake_ChrisDemakes_RogerLima.mp3
Category:Music Entertainment -- posted at: 6:00pm PDT

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