Concerts That Made Us

Season 3

Jan. 10, 2023

Jammie Bosstel

On this episode Brian is joined by long time musician and performer Jammie Bosstel. Jammie is the frontman of both Praise The Fallen and Bosstel. Starting his musical journey in the early 1990's, his most widely known accomp...

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Jan. 5, 2023

Bird Problems

On this episode Brian is joined by Michael and Daniel from Bird Problems. Bird Problems is a Progressive Metal band with modern Jazz influences from Montréal, Canada started by brothers Michael (Vocals) & Daniel "Djank" Smilo...

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Dec. 29, 2022

Wicked Love

On this episode Brian is joined by Brendan Ferriera, frontman of Wicked Love. Based in Charleston South Carolina, Wicked Love are a new band with old school flavour. Their music is a captivating blend of pop, metal and rock n...

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Dec. 22, 2022

Void King

On this episode Brian is joined by Tommy Miller from Void King. Void King are a Stoner Rock/Doom Metal band from Indianapolis. Formed 8 years ago, they have gone on to tour extensively in the US and Europe building a …

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Dec. 20, 2022

Jason Oosthuizen - Oooth

On the 100th episode of Concerts That Made Us Brian is joined by Jason Oosthuizen from Oooth. 9th of December seen the release of Catastrophe, the new album from South African hard rockers Oooth, led by renowned drummer, guit...

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Dec. 15, 2022

Andy Ross

On this episode Brian is joined by Andy Ross. American patriot, country-rocker, and CEO – all titles held by Andy Ross. The epitome of the American Dream, Andy Ross has built an empire on his electric personality and abilitie...

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Dec. 13, 2022

Ken Lewis - obSCENE Stealers

On this episode Brian is joined by Ken Lewis of obSCENE Stealers. obSCENE Stealers are the collision of music industry titans Ken Lewis and Michael Maas. Meshing over 100+ gold records with scores of epic movie trailers, thi...

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Dec. 8, 2022

Charlie Tsiolis - Aftermath

On this episode Brian is joined by Charlie Tsiolis from Progressive Thrash Metal Band AFTERMATH. Aftermath are currently putting the finishing touches on No Time To Waste, their forthcoming third album in a trilogy, on which ...

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Dec. 1, 2022

The Amblers

On this episode Brian is joined by Justin Swart from The Amblers. The Amblers are a dirty rock power duo made up of Justin Swart (guitar, vocals) and Jason Hinch (Drums). Unlike, say, the White Stripes, however, these fellas ...

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Nov. 24, 2022

Ruff Majik

On this episode Brian is joined by Johni Holiday, frontman and chief songwriter of South African stoner rockers Ruff Majik. Originally formed in 2012, it wasn't until 2015 that Ruff Majik released their debut EP "The Bear" wh...

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Nov. 22, 2022

The Lonely Ones

On this episode Brian is joined by Jymmy Tolland from The Lonely Ones. Formed in the summer of 2019, The Lonely Ones are a four piece vocal-oriented hard rock band with an ear for melody and a taste for success. …

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Nov. 17, 2022

Atomic Drive

On this episode Brian is joined by Floris from South African rock band Atomic Drive. Atomic Drive is an original high-energy, melodic riff rock band from Cape Town, South Africa. Drawing influence from the likes of Audioslave...

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Nov. 10, 2022

Betty's Nuklear

On this episode Brian is joined by Chad from South African desert rock band Betty's Nuklear. Betty's Nuklear is an alternative desert rock band from the Garden Route, South Africa. Putting their energy, sweat and passion into...

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Nov. 3, 2022


On this episode Brian is joined by Philip from Tyrant. Tyrant is a Lansing, Michigan based heavy metal band formed by brothers Philip and Andrew Winters in 2012 while they were still in high school. Fueled by a passion for …

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Oct. 27, 2022


On this episode Brian is joined by Jesse from Chokesetter. Chokesetter formed in 2018 with a few old friends and longtime veterans from the local music scene in Northwest Indiana. Having played in notable separate bands for y...

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Oct. 20, 2022


This week Brian is joined by Lauren and Jason from BURNLINE. Songwriting duo, BURNLINE, is an ecosystem of sound. Comprised of transcendent, echoing vocals by Lauren Davis and steady, river-rippling guitar by Jason Mann, BURN...

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Oct. 13, 2022

Images of Eden

On this episode Brian is joined by Steve Dorssom, director, producer and Images of Eden drummer. Images of Eden is a fearless concept band that brings together familiar, well-loved elements of metal and rock combined with the...

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Oct. 6, 2022

The Black Cat Bones

On this episode Brian is joined by Gareth and Casey from The Black Cat Bones. The acclaimed South African band released their latest album on 29th of July. The core of the band is comprised of Andre Kriel, Kobus de …

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Oct. 2, 2022

September Highlights

Welcome to September's highlights. If you missed any of Septembers episodes, this one is for you. Guests include: Rivetskull

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Sept. 29, 2022


This week Brian is joined by Robbie and Kenne from Doomtrigger. Doomtrigger are a 4-piece metal band hailing from Stellenbosch, South Africa. Initially intended as a solo studio project, founding member Kenne Loubser started ...

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Sept. 27, 2022

Chew The Metal

On this bonus episode Brian is joined by Rich from Chew The Metal Podcast. Chew the Metal Podcast is a weekly show where Rich and Kyle try to curate the perfect rock and metal playlist by taking a deep dive …

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Sept. 23, 2022

C.T.M.U. Radio Vol II

On Vol II of C.T.M.U. Radio Brian spins some recent releases. Tracklist: Ross Harding - Love & Time Kinell - What Might Have Been Kinell - What Have I Done Dystopica - Redemption Dystopica - Not Enough Draw into Disorder …

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Sept. 22, 2022

Bullet to the Heart

On this episode Brian is joined by Draven and Brian from Bullet to the Heart. After facing life’s trials firsthand, 4 Piece Alt-Metal/Hard Rock band Bullet to the Heart was inspired to write music to help others through the i...

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Sept. 15, 2022


On this episode Brian is joined by indie pop artist Kingsley. Pop artist, beauty mogul and entrepreneur, Kingsley does it all. Kingsley’s unique and unforgettable voice will warm you up and melt you down. Her presence is capt...

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Sept. 8, 2022

Kel Adore

On this episode Brian is joined by Kel Adore Kel Adore radiates a rare authenticity and sheer talent for revealing the deepest parts of human emotion through intimate storytelling and lyricism. Her mission is simple: to uncov...

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Sept. 2, 2022

August Highlights

Welcome to August's highlights. If you missed any of the episodes in August, this episode is for you. Guests include: Utopiafest The Midnight Devils https://www.f...

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Sept. 1, 2022


This week Brian is joined by Chad and Mark from Rivetskull. It would be easy to call RivetSkull a traditional heavy metal band. But they are so much more than that. RivetSkull has taken the very roots of heavy metal …

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Aug. 25, 2022


This is what Irish Emo sounds like

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Aug. 23, 2022

We Kill Cowboys

On this episode Brian is joined by Alex Muller of We Kill Cowboys. Based in Cape Town, We Kill Cowboys is a four piece psychedelic rock/grunge/punk/folk band. The brainchild of singer-songwriter and tattoo artist Alex Muller....

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Aug. 18, 2022

Dave Browne - Picturehouse

This week Brian is joined by Dave Browne of Picturehouse. Dublin band Picturehouse is the brainchild of Dave. One of the most successful Irish bands during the 90s/00s, they had a number of hits including 'Heavenly Day', 'Sun...

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Aug. 17, 2022

Remembering Jack

In memory of Jack we decided to re-release this episode. Jack left a lasting impression on Concerts That Made Us and he will be missed. In this episode Jack's personality and great sense of humor really come across as he …

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Aug. 11, 2022

Sam Spade - The Midnight Devils

This week Brian is joined by Sam Spade, lead singer of The Midnight Devils. The Midnight Devils are a high-energy band that takes glam rock to modern places. Hailing from Omaha, NE, and Chicago, IL, the power-trio consists of...

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Aug. 4, 2022


This week Brian is joined by Travis and Wayne, the founders of UTOPiAfest. This year UTOPiAFest takes place on October 14-15, 2022. Set in the hills of Reveille Park Ranch , a 1,300-acre adventure ranch outside of Burnet, Tex...

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Aug. 3, 2022

July Highlights

Welcome to July's highlights. If you missed any of the episodes in July, this episode is for you. Guests include: Asfixia Social https://www.instagram....

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July 28, 2022

Jay Bones - Fuzigish

This week Brian is joined by Jay Bones of South African punk rock legends FUZIGISH. On 29th April 2022 Fuzigish released their commanding self titled album to mark the bands 25th anniversary. Lined with their signature horns,...

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July 21, 2022

Building Bands with Todd McCarty - Former Sony Music Vice President a…

This week Brian is joined by Todd McCarty. When it comes to the music industry Todd has done it all. Raised in the suburbs of Washington DC on a steady diet of 80’s hardcore punk, Todd is a music industry …

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July 14, 2022

Joe Mansman and The Midnight Revival Band

On this episode Brian is joined by Joe Mansman from Joe Mansman and The Midnight Revival Band. Tune in to hear all about their latest release 'Take It Easy', the history of the band and much more. Joe Mansman and …

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