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Squared Circle Pit #2 – Mike D. of KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Talks CM Punk's Theme & Love of Pro Wrestling

Mike D. explains what goes into creating a wrestler's theme song, and his favorite wrestlers in this awesome interview!


I am so excited to bring you the second episode of my metal-meets-wrestling podcast, with a dude I've wanted to talk to about pro wrestling for the longest time, Mike D'Antonio, bassist of Killswitch Engage. Killswitch Engage famously wrote the entrance track "This Fire Burns" for CM Punk. We talk about Mike's friendship with Punk, as well as his love for ECW, NXT, Ring of Honor, seeing WrestleMania live, this upcoming WrestleMania and more. We originally were scheduled to chat for 30 minutes but ended up talking for almost an hour until Mike had to go to do sound check. At some points in the interview, you will hear some  (sorry for the noise pollution in the background, we tried

At some points in the interview, you will hear some noise pollution in the background, we tried to find the quietest place in the venue and the music was still blaring, but the interview is still worth your time. At the end of the show, I put a little excerpt from the RIP a Livecast of the crew discussing the Hulk Hogan trial.

Check back for a new episode of Squared Circle Pit in about two weeks. Special thanks to Hugh Myrone for the intro music.

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