March 5

#278 Today’s Boondoggle with the Real Housewives of Heavy Metal, Meanstreak.


In this episode Bill talks with Marlene Portnoy and Lisa Martens Myung of the All-Female Thrash Metal band, Meanstreak. We talk about how they got into music and the battles they had with family to get guitar lessons, seeing KISS at Madison Square Garden, earning their stripes in the New York Thrash Metal scene, playing support with Anthrax and Overkill, struggling to get tour support in Europe and Nationally, meeting their significant others and marrying half of Dream Theater, Why their son Max Portnoy has been such a beast on the drums, and how after their weddings they decided to call it quits. We also talk about the Vixen tryout, how the pandemic set the wheels turning on a Meanstreak Reunion, will their be a show for the “Real Housewives of Heavy Metal”, why touring makes the heart grow fonder, romance tips from the thrash metal ladies, the Family Fun tour with Meanstreak and husbands, plus so much more. Today’s Boondoggle fans can receive 10% off their orders at by using the promo code BOONDOG10 at checkout. Today’s Boondoggle fans can receive 10% off their orders at by using the promo code BOONDOGGLE at checkout. So kick back with your headphones and cold one for this latest episode. Enjoy our additional segments featuring music from the Flo White Show and Stories from the VFW Hall. Please Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and TikTok. Please subscribe to our YouTube, Rumble, Odysee, Brighteon, and Bitchute channels, and hit the notification button. As well as seen on Wowza TV on Roku. Remember Boondoggle Listeners Matter, so e-mail us at and let us know your thoughts so we can read them on air. Tweet us @2daysBoondoggle and Follow us on Instagram @todaysboondoggle as well as on Facebook. Please subscribe and give 5 stars and review. Every review we receive on either Apple Podcast or Google Music we will mention you on a future episode and our Social Media pages. Follow Today’s Boondoggle also on and on Today’s Boondoggle logo designed by Stacy Candow. Additional music by Evan Crouse Also please consider financially supporting us at Todays Boondoggle using Venmo, our GoFundMe, or sponsoring us on our page, so we can continue to provide you with quality entertainment.