My name is Nick Perkel, aka Japan Nick of Japan Nick’s Rock and Metal Pandemonium and my shows are featured on Montclair State University’s WMSC 90.3 in Little Falls, New Jersey Friday nights 7pm-10pm. I was an apprentice DJ from April 2009 to May 2010 under former Metal Director Nick Zircon Pirate Christian. I was the Metal Director @ WMSC 90.3 @ little falls nj from May 2010-October 2011. I play Black Thrash, Old School Thrash, The New Wave of American Thrash, Speed Metal, Hardcore punk, Grindcore, Power Violence, and some Stoner and Sleaze Rock & do interviews w/ musicians, 9 are on Blabbermouth.net. ( The Bruce Corbitt, Scott Shelby (2011 and 2012), John Kevill , Casey Orr, Sin Quirin , Joey Gonzalez , and Carlos Regalado Interviews.)
I have been to concerts in Osaka and Nagoya Japan, Los Angeles, California, Houston, Texas, Baltimore, Maryland, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, New York City, New Jersey, and more.
I traveled for a fourth year to the Maryland Death Fest. I have seen the following bands LIVE Rigor Mortis, Witchaven, Extortion (Australia) Agents of Abhorrence (Australia) Guns N Roses, Mantic Ritual, Dissent (Texas) Warbringer, Shadows Fall, Lamb of God, Mastodon, Slayer, Anthrax (with Joey Belladonna and Dan Spitz), Testament, Exodus, Suicidal Tendencies, Cro Mags, The Haunted, Metallica (with Robert Trujillo), Nile, Megadeth (with Dave Ellefson), Cough, Coke Bust, BackSlider, HellBastard, Needful Things, Crystal Castles, Ministry (with Mike Scaccia, and Paul Barker), Tool, KMFDM, MDFMK, Pig, Slick Idiot, Atari Teenage Riot, Oasis, the Black Crowes, The Rolling Stones, Yolz in the Sky, Marilyn Manson, Otep, Kittie, Slipknot, Angelspit, Hatchet, Rattlehead, Hexen, Vulcan, Bonded by Blood, Holy Grail, Superjoint Ritual, Down, Damage Plan, Monster Magnet, Gwar, Destruction, Kreator,Tankard, Krisiun, Velvet Revolver, Killswitch Engage, God Forbid, WASP, Fatal Smile, Widow, Winter Nights, and probably a whole lot more.
I am also on the Examiner now.
Find me on Soundcloud
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Please check out my radio show archives.