Episode 182: Mike Kinshella of Murderland talks to us about Mike’s move to Los Angeles, Jughead and Mike share their experiences with archaic film editing techniques, a wonderfully complex conversation about nostalgia, the origin story of Murderland, EC Comics and how horror films, lyrics, and comics has always spoken to writers like him, on writing the patron saint of burned out losers and Mike’s experiences with the film industry, Mike's wonderfully odd and beautiful proposal of marriage to Poli van Dam, plus much much murder, mayhem, marriage, monsters and more more gory more!
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Episode 181: Poli Van Dam is BACK with a guest appearance from Billy Brown. On this episode we talk to Poli about Jughead's Covid, Journal Writing & Diaries, Liquid Death Update, The Poli Van Dam Band Has Arrived, Touring With Aquadolls, The Origin Story of Semi Famous, Diabetes Talk And The Forces Used To Fight Back, plus much much whopping holy shit more more more!
Debut of a new song called Obvious from Semi Famous, featuring Ryan Rockwell and Poli van Dam is at the end of this episode!
Go to Rare Bird Lit for Billy Brown's record and also look for a future link for the release of Weasels In A Box, by Semi Famous with Poli Van Dam joining in on vocals.
Episode 180: Billy Brown talks about the decade it took to release his first solo record on vinyl, Best Of Tragedies. We are joined by his friends, producer Shawn Harris, and artist Emily Flake. We discuss the record and how the themes have become relevant once again in ways unforeseen with the first public announcement of Billy's current battle with cancer.
*Shawn's sister's name is Vanessa Harris and the recording studio was The Green Room.
Here are some links you should explore:
Shawn Harris' Web Page
Emily Flake's Web Page
Rarebirdlit for Billy's vinyl recording
PegBoy & Naked Raygun
Episode 179: John Haggerty of Pegboy and Naked Raygun talks to us about the musicians and producers he has worked with in his long career, we talk about such people as Joe Haggerty and growing up, Santiago Durango and John's beginnings in Naked Raygun, Ian Burgess and recording in France with Pegboy, Steve Albini and "The Scene", Pierre Kezdy and the influence of Strike Under on John's confidence as a guitarist, Eric Spicer and DV8, Jeff Pezzati and a Band is a Band and a Group of Individuals is a Group of Individuals, Befriending Jake Burns of Stiff Little Fingers plus much much metally schenker, page and blackmore more more more more!
Episode 178: Donnie Walsh of Grumpster and Doki Doki talks to us about the move from Massachusetts to California, the Origin Story of Grumpster, Getting to Maximum Potential and the Gilman St. Era, the Move from Asian Man to Pure Noise Records, on Bringing in a Producer, the Influence of Against Me's Transgender Dysphoria Blues and Donnie's own Transition plus much much grumpster more!
punk rock teacher official
Episode 177: Aaron Leatherbarrow Punk Rock Teacher Official and member of the band Cassette Crisis talks to us about The Long Wait Before Playing A Venue, The Effects of MXPX and The Lillingtons on the Young Leatherbarrow, Dad Was My God And Still Is My Idol, Building The Ultimate Facade, Cincinnati And Becoming Friends With Ryan Rockwell, The Origin Of Aaron's Viral Tick Tock Videos, Rebellion Is The Beginning of Education And The Punk Rock Pantry plus much tick much tock more teacher students teach each other more more more!
Punk Rock Teacher Official
Tik Tok 2.6 Million View Post
Aaron Leatherbarrow's hub to all his links
Cassette Crisis Music at Apple Music
Dan Vapid & The Cheats - Screeching WEasel
176: Simon Lamb of Dan Vapid & The Cheats talks to us about: Circus Maximus, Japan Talk, Simon & Jughead's History Of Nearly 25 Years Friendship, Scotland And Punk Rock, Simon Is An Actual Working Illustrator And Designer, A Potentially Difficult Question About How Simon Replaced Jughead In Screeching Weasel, The Genesis And Continuing Relationship Of Dan Vapid And Simon Lamb, plus much much haggis and pizza and guitar oh my!
Dan Vapid And The Cheats Bandcamp
Jughead's Basement Patreon
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Hot Water Music - The Ship Thieves - the Draft
Episode 175: Chris Wollard of Hot Water Music, The Ship Thieves, and The Draft talks to us about Looking At The Self, Guitar Talk & Chris' First Guitar Is Still His Main Guitar, Art Process And A Discussion About Discovery and Creativity, The Influence And Affect Of Naked Raygun On Hot Water Music, Playing Your Heart Out When No One Is There Or Nobody Wants You There, Chris' Real World Relationship with Naked Raygun and His Band's Participation On Godspeed - A Tribute To Pierre Kezdy, plus much much hot hot moon setting darkness now more more more!
Info for The Naked Raygun Tribute: Godspeed:
Pre-order the vinyl: LINK // Pre-order digital album: LINK // Order Merch: LINK
Of Dog Party & doki doki
Episode 174: Lucy Giles of Doki Doki and Dog Party talks to us about The Link Between Punk Rock And Country Music, Dog Party Is Working On A New Record, Lucy's First Public Show in 4th Grade Opening For Agent Orange, Transition Into Intentional Writing, Gwen Loves Spreadsheets, Recording With Doki Doki And Mike Park's Involvement, Lucy's Current Career As A DJ, Jughead And Lucy Bond Over Free Form Dancing, plus much much doki doki dog party country hoedown more more more!
Episode 173: Brett Jansch of Dune Rats talks to us about Minute Men into Beefheart into Zappa , When the Dune Rats First Became a Unit and the Party to Raise Money for Brett's Ticket to America, Music Is a Never Ending Bucket, Records Seem To Have Survived the Test of Time, Creativity and Lightening in a Bottle, The Beach Has a Sound, Brett Loves Anthem For A New Tomorrow plus much much muddy muddy ratty Dune Rata tat tat more!