6 episodes

How can a person constantly challenged by adversity and controversy succeed against all odds, develop a successful long-lasting career and live a rewarding life? Join multi-talent Joey DeMaio (founder/bassist/composer of iconic rock/metal band MANOWAR, studio owner, producer, engineer, and entrepreneur) as he shares his life lessons that he believes can help you lead a
powerful life.

Words Of Power - With Joey DeMai‪o‬ Joey DeMaio

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    • 5.0 • 42 Ratings

How can a person constantly challenged by adversity and controversy succeed against all odds, develop a successful long-lasting career and live a rewarding life? Join multi-talent Joey DeMaio (founder/bassist/composer of iconic rock/metal band MANOWAR, studio owner, producer, engineer, and entrepreneur) as he shares his life lessons that he believes can help you lead a
powerful life.

    None Can Teach You, It's All Inside - w/Eric Adams (Part 2)

    None Can Teach You, It's All Inside - w/Eric Adams (Part 2)

    Part 2 of Joey’s conversation with his childhood friend and MANOWAR bandmate Eric Adams.
    Eric shares what challenges he overcame as a young adult; what advice he would give his 16-year-old self; and the mystery of how Eric became the greatest metal singer and frontman in the world is finally revealed.

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    • 34 min
    Greatness Waits For Those Who Try w/Eric Adams (Part 1)

    Greatness Waits For Those Who Try w/Eric Adams (Part 1)

    In this episode, Joey is joined by his childhood friend and MANOWAR bandmate of 40 years, Eric Adams.
    Eric started his musical career at 9 years old and soon became a successful child performer. You will hear how Eric discovered his love for music, the trials and tribulations he was confronted with as a young adult, and how his upbringing and work ethic helped him fulfill his life’s dream. More in the next episode.

    • 22 min
    The spirit can't die! Orson Welles and the inspiration found in his convictions

    The spirit can't die! Orson Welles and the inspiration found in his convictions

    Joey speaks about Hollywood heavy-weight Orson Welles who at only 25 years old infamously wrote, directed, and acted in “Citizen Kane”, a masterpiece considered by many critics the greatest movie of all time.

    Joey shares his experience working with this creative giant, who recorded the voice parts for MANOWAR’s songs “Defender” and “Dark Avenger”; how both Welles and MANOWAR were challenged to defend their artistic vision throughout their careers and how to maintain integrity under pressure

    • 24 min
    Burn The Bridge Behind You... How The Power Of Courage Drives Us Forward In Life

    Burn The Bridge Behind You... How The Power Of Courage Drives Us Forward In Life

    In this episode, Joey talks about Courage.
    How it helps us find our path through life, how we can all find it in ourselves, and why not facing our fears will hold us back and prevent us from becoming the best version of ourselves.

    Joey shares personal experiences and how he found the courage to follow his dreams and eliminate negativity from his life.

    • 27 min
    Speeches, Balconies, True Metal And A Dream Come True

    Speeches, Balconies, True Metal And A Dream Come True

    This is Part 2 of Joey's conversation with video editor Kevin McAuliffe, who is working with him on MANOWAR's upcoming Blu-ray / DVD release HELL ON EARTH 6. 

    Joey and Kevin talk about the speeches Joey gives during MANOWAR's shows many times in the local language, the band's amazing touring crew, what “true metal” is for him, and how guitarist, E.V. Martel made it from a MANOWAR tribute band into the actual MANOWAR band. 

    • 22 min
    Persistence, 40,000 Mexican MANOWAR fans and 2,500 polar bears

    Persistence, 40,000 Mexican MANOWAR fans and 2,500 polar bears

    Video Editor Kevin P. McAuliffe joins Joey DeMaio in discussing the power of persistence, MANOWAR’s memorable shows near the Arctic Circle, across Russia and their historic first performance in Mexico, headlining a festival for 40,000 Manowarriors.

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
42 Ratings

42 Ratings

Bpd31 ,

Greatness waits for those who try.

I am currently undergoing chemotherapy for colon cancer. Doing well and outlook is good. I listen to the podcasts while going through treatment. The messages from these shows are positive and a source of self examination. Keep up the fight Joey and so will I.

Jersey Manowar fan since the early days.

Mongrovian Mike ,

ManOwaR KILL!

I just binged all of the Episodes and Absolutely Love the Show! All Hail The Mighty ManOwaR💪I cant wait for more.

Chip Maloney ,

Hail To Joey!!!

Dave M.
It takes a lot for me to actually sit down and write something like a review, but I must, for “Words Of Power” has quickly become one of my favorite podcasts ever. There’s so much content out there that obviously we are only able to listen to a small amount of it, but if you are able, do yourself a favor and do not miss this one. You don’t need to be a diehard metalhead or even a fan of the band Manowar to enjoy this podcast, and that is a phrase I see repeated throughout the reviews here. Joey is just a great goddamn storyteller, and he has an endless well of stories from which to draw. Not only has Mr. DeMaio survived in a completely insane business that has literally killed many lesser men, he has and continues to thrive in it decades later, breaking new ground and creating art that will live well beyond all of us. That, in and of itself, is a remarkable achievement, believe me. His guests perfectly complement the topic of each show, and the knowledge and experience he shares with us is a real world education for anyone trying to get into this business, or anyone interested in the history of it. Keep up the great work, Joey! Hail and Kill!

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