From one artist to another. The Adamantium is a Toronto-based interview show hosted by Adam R. Harrison featuring musicians, celebrities & local personalities in casual conversations about art, culture & entertainment.
E191 Sam Roberts #2
Canada’s rock n’ roll messiah, Sam Roberts, joins us for the second time on The Adamantium Podcast. We discuss his latest album, The Adventures of Ben Blank, what it was like for him writing from the perspective of a character, how the songs chronicle himself and the character, and why the song “Bad Country” in particular is so special to him. We also talk about forming the band, Anyway Gang, with members of Sloan, Hollerado, and Tokyo Police Club, the 20th anniversary of his acclaimed debut album, We Were Born In A Flame, tour planning, favourite venues, and Canada’s Men’s National Soccer Team.
E190 Meet Me @ The Altar
Pop-punk newcomers, Edith Victoria, Téa Campbell, and Ada Juarez, of Meet Me @ The Altar, join us on this season premiere episode of The Adamantium Podcast. We discuss their debut album, Past // Present // Future, their singles “Say It (To My Face)” and “Kool,” as well as their delightful cover of Freaky Friday’s “Take Me Away.” We also talk about their unique origin story, influences, touring with 5 Seconds of Summer and opening for Green Day. Listen now on your favourite podcast network or theadamantium.com!
Front man, Andrew Stockdale, and touring members, Nathan Wagner and Nick Vogelpohl, of acclaimed Australian hard rock band, Wolfmother, join us on the season finale episode of The Adamantium Podcast. We discuss their latest album, Rock Out, as well as their legendary debut self-titled album (one of my all-time favourite albums!), how the album changed their life and how broke they were before. We also talk about recording at Dave Grohl’s Studio 606 and possibly missing a cue from Dave to play drums on the album, their whimsical song, “Apple Tree,” turning down P. Diddy after the Grammys, and trashing their stage in Toronto.
E188 Eric Howk & Kyle O'Quin (Portugal. The Man)
Guitarist and keyboardist, Eric Howk and Kyle O’Quin, of indie alt rock band, Portugal. The Man, join us on this episode of The Adamantium Podcast, while they get matching tattoos. We discuss their latest album, Chris Black Changed My Life, and the influence their late friend Chris had on them. We also talk about their new mascot TankDog, their hometown of Wasilla, Alaska, how their song “Feel It Still” changed their lives, and the work they do with the PTM Foundation.
To help support Portugal. The Man members John & Zoe’s daughter, Frances, with treatment & research to overcome DHDDS, a rare neurodegenerative disease, please visit franceschangedmylife.com
E187 Zack Tabudlo
Filipino pop sensation, Zack Tabudlo, joins us on this episode of The Adamantium Podcast. We discuss his new album, 3rd Time’s a Charm, and why it’s his most heartfelt work yet. We also talk about his musical beginnings, appearing on The Voice Kids Philippines, setting records on Spotify Philippines and becoming the most streamed local artist, reaching international markets while staying true to his Filipino roots, and his hilarious association with hot dogs.
E186 Scott Helman #2
Canadian singer-songwriter, Scott Helman, joins us again on this episode of The Adamantium Podcast. We discuss his latest collection of singles, coming into a new chapter of his music career, and getting back on tour. We also talk about his move to Los Angeles, our mutual adoration for Zion National Park in Utah, his new appreciation for the Toronto subway, his love of tattoos and how he was able to spend a day tattooing his fans.
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Check out this podcast if you are looking for fun, insightful interviews featuring great musical (and other!) guests. Love listening each week
Easily one of my favourite podcasts, so many great guests. I always listen to it and never disappoints!
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I love this podcast! From local homegrown celebrities to world renowned artists, Adam brings everyone into the conversation. Get the inside scoops, background info, new releases, and song recommendations on your favorites, or find a new talent. No matter what you are looking for, this podcast is the place to stay in touch with the Toronto music scene. Looking forward to seeing much more from him!