The Kids on the Escalator Podcast

The Kids on the Escalator Podcast
Episode: 38
  Jul 22, 2021   02:07:15

Summer Movies, Loki and Black Widow review on our Season One Finale!

We have a cavalcade of guests from the network including Dean Blundell, Lochlin Cross, Allie Marz, Ryan Hank, JJ Laborde, Mike Pongracz and more to discuss their favourite Summer Movies and Blockbusters! Plus, the panel breaks down Loki and also give our thoughts on Black Widow! It’s the Season One Finale!

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Episode: 36
  Jul 02, 2021   01:38:49

Attack of the Indie Bands!

Today we are joined by indie artist Rich McPherson to discuss is new music, how trying to break or get noticed has changed and if he’s even interested In becoming a “Rock Star?”. Also, Todd Hancock of the “Toddcast Podcast” to shine a light on what it might take to break out now and how...

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Episode: 32
  Jun 07, 2021   01:33:31

KISS Talk with Brent Fitz and Todd Kerns (Slash/Toque)

It’s all things KISS this week on the show! Brent Fitz (Gene Simmons’ band/Slash/Toque) and Todd Kerns (Bruce Kulick band/Slash/Toque/Mindfield) stop by to discuss it all. What are their favourite albums, songs, solo’s, costume era + we discuss their first KISS concert and what might be next for the band?

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Episode: 31
  May 30, 2021   00:55:33

Marvel Vs DC

This week we discuss Marvel vs DC and what we think the better of the two is? We are joined by “Regular Scott” from the Take a Knee for Marvel vs Dc Podcast to give us his thoughts!

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Episode: 27
  Apr 30, 2021   01:44:24

Ep #27 – Falcon and the Winter Solider Series Review + Justin Wong (The Mighty Ducks “Game Changers”) stops by to talk about the show!

The Falcon and the Winter Solider has wrapped up and we are joined by JJ Laborde (Unfiltered with JJ and Melanie Podcast) and Mike Pongracz (MP Voiceovers) to talk all about it. Then we are joined by Justin Wong (Actor-The Might Ducks “Game Changers” on Disney +) to discuss reprising his role as Kenny Wu,...

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Episode: 26
  Apr 23, 2021   01:53:13

Ep #26 – Mr. Machete’s “Stuff”-25 Years later!

25 years ago our hosts Chris Machete and Brenton on Tour released an album with our band Mr. Machete called “Stuff.” This week our former bandmate and co-founder DENT joins to reflect on the making of the album and all the fun leading into that amazing time in our lives. Plus, we are joined by...

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Episode: 24
  Apr 02, 2021   01:44:52

Ep #24 – Darryl Hurs (Indie Week)

This week we are joined by Darryl Hurs of Indie Week and CD Baby to talk about Indie 101 Music Conference April 20-24, 2021. Plus, Darryl passes along some important tips for aspiring musicians when trying to break in the music business and touches on some of the important things they may not be thinking...

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Episode: 23
  Mar 26, 2021   01:34:43

Ep #23 – Comic Book Cavalcade with Ken Lashley (DC Comics, Marvel, Hasbro, Lucasfilm), JJ Laborde (Unfiltered with JJ and Melanie, CBCs “The Block”) and James P White (95.7 Cruz FM).

In this episode we have an amazing panel of guests to discuss diversity in comic books, some of the forgotten characters in DC, Marvel and beyond that should possibly be brought back to inspire and Ken Lashley discusses his rise as one of the most popular and in demand comic book artists in the world!...

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Episode: 22
  Mar 19, 2021   01:50:12

Ep #22 – Tim MacMillar (Protest the Hero)

Tim MacMillar plays guitar for Canadian Metal band Protest the Hero! Before that they used to come watch Chris Machete and Brenton on Tour in their band Mr. Machete. Protest the Hero were just nominated for their second Juno award in the Best Metal Album catagory and in this episode Chris and Brent try to...

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Episode: 21
  Mar 12, 2021   02:06:35

Ep #21 – Wandavision series finale review, JJ Talks “The Block”, Skeletron Issue 2 review, MCU vs DC and Christian debuts in AEW!

Episode #21 is here and it’s a huge one! We are joined this week by Lochlin Cross (95.7 Cruz FM Edmonton), Dean Blundell (DeanBlundell.com), Mike Pongracz (MP Voiceovers) and JJ Laborde (Unfiltered with JJ and Melanie/CBC’s “The Block”) to break down the series finale of Wandavision and offer our thoughts on the whole thing! Plus,...

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Episode: 20
  Mar 05, 2021   01:49:34

Ep #20 – “Shwa City Rocks” – with Chris “Boneless” Hill and Gary Begner chatting Oshawa City Music Scene 80’s, 90’s and Now!

It’s episode 20 and we are breaking down the music scene In Oshawa, Ontario Canada with two guys that lived it, loved it and continue to fly the flag! Chris “Boneless” Hill and Gary Begner are two of the most influential musicians from the scene and stop by to give their thoughts on favourite venues,...

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Episode: 17
  Feb 12, 2021   01:28:52

Ep #17 – Marc Garniss (Kingston Canadian Film Festival) promotes this years festival + we break down our favourite “Tarantino” flicks and a bit of NHL Talk!

The Kingston Canadian Film Festival is happening online Feb 26-Mar 7, 2021 and it’s director Marc Garniss is here to talk all about it. We discuss:  How to attend the festival online? What’s the criteria for entry? Films to watch out for? Online vs in Theatre and how the Pandemic has played a role in...

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Episode: 16
  Feb 05, 2021   01:29:57

Ep #16 – Jeff Pearce from Moist chats their new song Tarantino (Bullet Kill Sex Love Thrill), Edge wins Royal Rumble and a “Skeletron” update!

Today we are joined by Jeff Pearce (Moist) to discuss the release of their brand new song and video (Tarantino-Bullet Kill Sex Love Thrill) and how they continue to push the boundaries visually and sonically! Plus, we discuss Edge winning the WWE’s Royal Rumble, the return of Christian to WWE Programming and how we would...

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Episode: 15
  Jan 28, 2021   01:38:18

Ep #15 – Wandavision 101 and Edge Returns to the WWE

People are struggling to figure out Wandavison from Disney +. In Episode 15 we do a full breakdown of what’s happened, what’s to come and predictions on where it’s going? Plus, Edge has announced his return to the WWE at the Royal Rumble and we discuss what that might look like for WWE fans? We...

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Episode: 14
  Jan 21, 2021   01:57:40

EP #14 – “It Came from the Basement” – Retro Toys, Memorabilia, Games and whatever we can fit in with Co- Host Brent Fitz (Slash, Toque)

It’s a packed episode this week as Co-Host Brent Fitz (Slash, Toque) joins the show to show off his collection of retro toys, games and memorabilia on “It Came from the Basement!”. We are also joined by Ray Luzier (Korn, KXM), Todd Kerns (Slash, Toque), Mercedes Nicoll (4 x Olympian), Jennifer Chefero (Shoot with Authority),...

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Episode: 13
  Jan 15, 2021   01:37:01

Ep #13 – Marvel, Marvel Marvel! All things Marvel Universe with a little WWE, Star Wars and DC Thrown in! Plus we preview “Wandavision” on Disney +

Marvel, Marvel Marvel! It’s time to preview all the great things ahead for the Marvel Universe. It begins with our preview of “Wandavision” on Disney +. Also, we chat WWE origins, will DC ever get it right and Chris Machete stirs the pot with his take on “The Rise of Skywalker”. We are joined again...

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Episode: 12
  Jan 07, 2021   01:26:43

EP #12 – 2020 The Year in Pop Culture The “Review!”

2020 was a year like no other and in episode #12 we break it all down for your!  Join us as we break down: –  Top Pop Culture stories – The best unreleased Movies  – Our favourite Albums – Our favourite moments in the world of Wrestling  Plus we update the release of “Skeleton” and...

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Episode: 11
  Jan 02, 2021   00:53:30

Ep #11 – The Launch of “Skeletron” by Machete Comics

“Skeletron” is here!! Our Co-Host Chris Machete launches Machete Comics today with the debut issue of “Skeletron!” and we break it all down. In today’s episode we discuss: How to illustrate and draw a comic? How long has Chris been planning this? The concept behind Skeletron? How do you write and build story arc Where...

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Episode: 10
  Dec 23, 2020   01:42:32

Ep #10 – “The Mandalorian” – Season 2 Season Finale review with Todd Kerns (Slash, Toque, Age of Electric) and our favorite Christmas movies with special guest Beth Phoenix (WWE, HOF, NXT) and more!

It’s our biggest episode yet as Todd Kerns (Slash, Toque, Age of Electric) returns to help us review the Season 2 Finale of “The Mandalorian” and then we break down our favorite Christmas movies with over 8 different guests including a surprise visit from WWE Hall of Famer and former Woman’s Champion, Beth Phoenix! We...

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Episode: 9
  Dec 16, 2020   01:32:47

Ep #9 – “The Mandalorian” – Season 2 “The Believer” review, plus we cover all the Disney + announcements with some Spiderman and Daredevil chat!

In Episode #9 Chris Machete and Brenton are joined by their friend Mike Pongracz (Voice Over Actor -Cineplex/HGTV,  contributor/writer WWE Network-Edge, and Christian Show)  to break down “The Believer” (The Mandalorian Season 2 ep 8) and then the fellas discuss all the new Disney+ show announcements and even throw in some Spiderman and Daredevil chats....

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Episode: 8
  Dec 08, 2020   01:33:24

Ep #8 – “The Mandalorian” – Season 2 Ep 6 (The Tragedy) review with Todd Kerns (Slash/Toque/Age of Electric) + 90’s Music and Toys with Todd and Brent Fitz (Slash)

In Episode #8 Chris Machete and Brenton and Mike are joined by Todd Kerns (Slash/Toque/Age of Electric)  to break down “The Tragedy” (Season 2, Ep 6 “The Mandalorian) and then Chris, Brent, and Todd are joined by Todd’s bandmate in Slash and Toque; Brent Fitz to talk 90’s rock, Kiss, coffee and so much more!...

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Episode: 7
  Dec 04, 2020   01:18:59

Ep #7 – “The Mandalorian” – Season 2 Ep 5 (The Jedi) review with Mike Pongracz and we give away some stuff!

In Episode #7 Chris Machete and Brenton are joined by their friend Mike Pongracz (Voice Over Actor -Cineplex/HGTV,  contributor/writer WWE Network-Edge, and Christian Show)  to break down “The Jedi” (Season 2, Ep 5 “The Mandalorian) and then Chris and Brent are joined by contest winner James Shaw of the band “Go Rude Boy Go” and...

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Episode: 6
  Nov 26, 2020   01:26:32

Ep #6 – “The Mandalorian” – Season 2 Ep 4 (The Siege) review with Mike Pongracz and the hosts break down their “Top 3” lists!

In Episode #6 Chris Machete and Brenton are joined by their friend Mike Pongracz (Voice Over Actor -Cineplex/HGTV,  contributor/writer WWE Network-Edge, and Christian Show)  to break down “The Seige” (Season 2, Ep 4 “The Mandalorian) and then Chris and Brent break down their top 3 Concerts, Movie lines and more! All Platforms including: Podcasts Chris...

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Episode: 5
  Nov 23, 2020   01:23:22

Ep #5 – “The Mandalorian” – Season 2 Ep 3 (The Heiress) review with Mike Pongracz and Indie films with Marc Garniss (Kingston Film Festival/KPP Productions).

In Episode #5 Chris Machete and Brenton are joined by their friend Mike Pongracz (Voice Over Actor -Cineplex/HGTV,  contributor/writer WWE Network-Edge and Christian Show)  to break down “The Heiress” (Season 2, Ep 3 “The Mandalorian) and then Marc Garnisss (Kingston Film Festival/KPP Productions) stops by to chat indie films, touring as an indie band how...

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Episode: 4
  Nov 13, 2020   01:06:51

Ep #4 – “The Mandalorian” – Season 2 Ep 2 – (The Passenger) review and Eddie Van Halen tribute with Mike Pongracz and Jeff Pierce (Moist)

In Episode #4 Chris Machete and Brenton are joined by their friend Mike Pongracz (Voice Over Actor -Cineplex/HGTV,  contributor/writer WWE Network-Edge and Christian Show) and Jeff Pierce (Moist) to break down “The Passenger” (Season 2, Ep 2 “The Mandalorian) and then Jeff sticks around to pay tribute to the late great Eddie Van Halen. All...

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Episode: 3
  Nov 05, 2020   00:59:19

Ep #3 – “The Mandalorian” Season 2 Premier Review with Mike Pongracz and our Borat 2 review with Dean Blundell

In Episode #3 Chris Machete and Brenton have a new intro and are joined by their friend Mike Pongracz (Voice Over Actor -Cineplex/HGTV,  contributor/writer WWE Network-Edge and Christian Show) to break down the first episode of “The Mandalorian” from season two and then are joined by Dean Blundell from deanblundell.com to discuss the Borat 2...

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Episode: 2
  Nov 02, 2020   00:46:19

Ep #2 – Scariest Movies of all time – Chris Jericho/MJF AEW Skit – Mandalorian Season 2 Ep 1 Preview!

In Episode #2 Chris Machete and Brenton preview the upcoming season of “The Mandalorian”, they break down a hilarious skit by AEW superstars Chris Jericho and MJF on a recent show and discuss the recently released article by “The Nerdist” breaking down the scariest movies of all time? All Platforms including: Podcasts Chris Machete Online:...

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Episode: 1
  Nov 02, 2020   00:32:39

Ep #1 – “The Boys” Season 2 Finale Review

In our debut episode, Chris Machete and Brenton break down the season 2 finale of the Amazon Prime series “The Boys”. We dive into the story arc, how the woman are written, what might be next for the series, and what is next for this Podcast? All Platforms including  Podcasts All Things Chris Machete: https://www.hmmusicpro.ca...