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From a Childhood Promise to Lifelong Passion

In this captivating podcast episode, Brian engages in a lively conversation with metal veterans Marq Vas and Deangersmith, the talented members of the heavy metal band, Philistine. The spotlight is on their highly anticipated debut album, "Seranim," as they delve into the depths of their musical inspirations and creative process.

Marq and Dean passionately express their unwavering love for heavy metal music, revealing how it has shaped their lives and influenced their artistic endeavors. They proudly share how they managed to stay true to their roots while crafting the tracks for "Seranim," ensuring that their music resonates with both die-hard metal enthusiasts and newcomers to the genre.

As the discussion unfolds, the duo delves into the future plans of Philistine, eagerly sharing their aspirations and dreams for the band. They also touch upon the current state of the music industry, offering their insightful perspectives on the challenges and opportunities that emerging artists face in today's digital age.

Throughout the interview, Marq and Dean emphasize the significance of personal connection and authenticity in music. They recount their exhilarating experiences playing electrifying concerts and the unforgettable moments when they had the chance to meet their musical idols. These encounters have left an indelible mark on their musical journey, inspiring them to create music that resonates deeply with their audience.

In the final segment of the podcast, the conversation takes a thrilling turn as Marq and Dean recount their wild adventures in the music scene. They regale Brian with tales of late-night jam sessions, raucous after-parties, and the exhilarating highs and lows of life on the road.

To wrap up the episode on a thought-provoking note, Brian poses a hypothetical question to Marq and Dean: If they could spend 24 hours with any musician from history, who would they choose and why? The band members eagerly share their choices, revealing their deep admiration for legendary figures who have left an indelible mark on the music industry.

With their infectious energy and genuine passion for their craft, Marq and Dean leave listeners inspired and eager to explore the captivating world of Philistine and their debut album, "Seranim."

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