Wired In The Empire with Mike Z

Join Mike Z every Saturday night from 11pm to 1am as he gets you caught up on the latest from bands that are coming to town soon and breaks out backstage interviews with bands that just rocked So Cal.

(LISTEN) Atreyu guitarist Dan Jacobs talks to Mike Z-Wired In The Empire

(LISTEN) Atreyu guitarist Dan Jacobs talks to Mike Z-Wired In The Empire

Atreyu guitarist Dan Jacobs called in to talk about their new album “Baptized” out 6/4/21. Here’s what we talked about:Pandemic timeline for “Baptized” (0-2)new member Kyle Rosa (2-5)Porter (5-8)Matt Heafy on “Oblivion” (8-9)Jacoby Shaddix on “Untouchable” (9-12)Travis Barker on “Warrior” (12-15)Music Videos (15-18)Livestreams/concerts (18-23)Getting Married on Halloween (23-26)Mandatory Metallica (26-end)more

(LISTEN) Red Fang’s Bryan Giles talks to Mike Z-Wired In The Empire

(LISTEN) Red Fang’s Bryan Giles talks to Mike Z-Wired In The Empire

Bryan Giles of Red Fang called in to talk about their new album “Arrows” out on June 4 2021. Here’s what we talked about:Pandemic and Plans (0-1)“Arrows” album (1-3)“Arrows” video (3-5)Livestream (5-7)Actual Touring (7-8)Mayhem Festival 2011 (8-11)Red Fang Craft Beer (11-13)Mandatory Metallica (13-end)more

(LISTEN) Diamante talks to Mike Z-Wired In The Empire

(LISTEN) Diamante talks to Mike Z-Wired In The Empire

Diamante called in to talk about her 2nd album “American Dream” (out 5/7/21), here’s what we talked about:Making the album “American Dream” (0-5)“American Dream” song (5-6)“Obvious” song with Neil Sanderson 3DG (6-8)“I Hate Myself For Loving You” song (8-9)Concerts/Touring (9-11)Livestreams (11-13)Collaborations (13-15)“Iris” cover with Benjamin Burnley BB (15-19)Mandatory Metallica (19-end)more

(LISTEN) Dead Poet Society singer Jack Underkofler talks to Mike Z-Wired In The Empire

(LISTEN) Dead Poet Society singer Jack Underkofler talks to Mike Z-Wired In The Empire

Dead Poet Society singer Jack Underkofler called in to talk about their new album “!” (out now). Here’s what we talked about:Two Jacks-One Band (0-1)From Guitars to Vocals (1-4)Berklee College Of Music (4-8)Fretless guitar (8-10)Album release and pandemic (10-12)Music with No Rules (12-15)FCC Unfriendly lyrics (15-18:30)Livestreams (18:30-21)Mandatory Metallica (21-end)more