The Vanflip Podcast

The Vanflip Podcast (#VFP) is not your typical Q&A interview-type podcast. A relaxed and in-depth conversation into the minds of some of the biggest names in the Metal, Metalcore, Hardcore, and Entertainment Industry. Visit for all your news and scene updates.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h7m. Bisher sind 79 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 3 days 22 hours 6 minutes


episode 79: Dallas Taylor of Maylene and the Sons of Disaster & Underoath

Dallas Taylor is best known for his time in Maylene and the Sons of Disaster. However, he was also the original vocalist of Underoath and is credited on the band's first 3 releases. In 2003 Dallas would step away from Underoath, Dallas would find himself in MATSOD in 2004...



episode 78: Max Cavalera of Soulfly, Killer Be Killed, & more

For over 30 years the Cavalera name has been mentioned in Metal. Max started Sepultura with his younger brother, Igor, in 1984. Since then, Max has been one of the busiest people in the metal world. Outside of his time in Sepultura, Max has created or been a part of projects such as Nailbomb, Soulfly, Cavalera Conspiracy, and Killer Be Killed to name a few. He has been featured and collaborated with a very long laundry list of other musicians and heavy bands throughout his career.



episode 75: Tony Weinbender of The Fest

The Fest is an annual music festival in Gainesville, Florida, organized by Tony Weinbender, formerly of No Idea Records. It is a predominantly punk rock and pop-punk festival, though there are also a good number of indie rock, hardcore punk, metal, and ska acts. The Fest first took place May 24 and 25, 2002, and has since attracted a large turnout throughout the years. Bands perform across a variety of venues (varying from small bars to large concert halls) in the downtown Gainesville area.



episode 76: David & Bobby of Signs Of The Swarm

Signs Of The Swarm, formed in 2014, is a Pittsburgh-based Deathcore band. David Simonich replaced CJ McCreedy on vocals in 2018 while Bobby Crow (who is a longtime member) handles drums and bass, currently, though the band has a touring bassist and David play drums. The group recently dropped their 4th studio album, Absolvere, on Unique Leader records and are currently on tour with Ov Sulfur and Enterprise Earth. Video Version:  YouTube FOR MORE ON SIGNS OF THE SWARM IG: https://www.instagram...



episode 75: Sven de Caluwé of Aborted

Aborted is a Belgian death metal/grindcore band formed in 1995. The group recently released their 11th studio album, "Mainacult", on September 10th through Nuclear Blast.


 2021-09-22  33m

episode 74: Scott Ian Lewis of Carnifex

Carnifex is an American deathcore band from San Diego, California. Formed in 2005, they are currently signed to Nuclear Blast Records, and just released their 8th full-length studio album, "Graveside Confessions". You can find Carnifex currently on tour with The Black Dahlia Murder and on their headlining tour in October.


 2021-09-15  1h9m

episode 73: Matty Mullins of Memphis May fire

We link up with Matty Mullins of the metalcore band Memphis May Fire for a second time on the podcast. Matty was first appeared on Ep #005 in April 2019, making Matty our first official repeat guest! MMF recently released two brand new singles off their upcoming album, which could be released at any time. You can check out "Blood & Water" and "Bleed Me Dry" out on any music streaming platform or you can catch MMF opening up for Breaking Benjamin and Papa Roach starting September 11th.


 2021-09-08  1h6m

episode 72: Chad Johnson of Furnace Fest

Furnace Fest originally ran in the early 2000s as a collection of punk, hardcore, metal, metalcore, and emo-type bands at the Sloss Furnaces in Birmingham, AL. If you have seen one of the festival's DVDs, then you know exactly what Furnace Fest is. If you don't we strongly suggest you look it up. Chad Johnson was a driving force in putting on such an event...


 2021-09-01  1h17m

episode 71: Aaron Pauley of Of Mice & Men

Of Mice & Men (OM&M) is a metalcore/rock band from Costa Mesa, California. Founded in 2009 the band has seen insane success with chart-topping album releases and touring with some of rock's biggest drawing bands. Aaron Pauley is the band's bass player who handled clean vocal duties until the second departure of their lead vocalist, Austin Carlile, in late 2016. Since then Aaron has moved toward handling the band's clean and unclean vocals...


 2021-08-25  1h15m

episode 70: Roger & Rob of Love Is Red

Love Is Red was a melodic hardcore band that originated in Florence Alabama in the year 2000 and eventually called Nashville Tennessee home for the rest of its existence. The band did extensive U.S. touring throughout the U.S. after signing to Jamey Jasta's Stillborn Records until 2005 when the group disbanded. In 2021, Love Is Red has currently re-united for a few reunion shows (including Furnace Fest 2021) and released a new EP titled, "Darkness Is Waiting"...


 2021-08-18  1h5m