The Prozacs - Grand Prixx - Stiletto Bomb
Episode 79: Jay Prozac of The Prozacs, Stiletto Bomb, and Grand Prixx talks to jughead about highschool friends and lifelong buddies, his father passing and his effect on Jay and his community, the origins of Grand Prixx and The Prozaks, the inspirations of Screeching Weasel, his heartfelt run-in with Dan Vapid, and the touching story behind his song Live Like It's New. Plus much more!
Mixtapes - Billboards
Episode 78: Ryan Rockwell of Mixtapes and more recently Billboards. In this episode we talk about such things as Religion and Spirituality, pros and cons of home recording, the origins of Mixtapes and Billboards, Self Sabotage and Recovery, plus more.
Mass of Squirtgun, Screeching Weasel, Common Rider and Rattail Grenadier.
Episode 77: Mass Giorgini
Squirtgun - Common Rider - Screeching Weasel - Rattail Grenadier - Bassist and Producer - We talk about such things as Don Quixote, Mass’ extraordinary parents and brother, Flav, Are punks allowed to like The Beatles, Emo talk, the darkness & light in punk, and much more!
Sonic Iguana Studios
Matt Hart Links:
New band Nevernew
Link to a book of poems
Episode 76 of Jughead’s Basement sub-category LoFi Interviews with HiFi Guests this week we meet Lookout Records co-founder and writer of Spy Rock Memories Lawrence Livermore. In this discussion we talk about such things as The Greaser and Hippie Movements, Being an Outcast in your own scene, Discovering one’s ancestry, American Democracy, China, retaining a childlike attitude and curiosity, the strained last days of Screeching Weasel’s last days on Lookout records and much much more.
By Spy Rock Memories
Larry Livermore Site
Aaron Cometbus Books & Zines
1. The Anarchy reverence in Stikky's song.
2. Op Ivy Live at Gilman St.
3. Del Shannon Runaway (Greaser)
4. Dada Hugo Ball (Sound Poem)
5. Dada Tristan Tzara
6. Boxer Rebellion (American conflict with China.
7. Trailer for Medium Cool (New Journalism)
8. New Journalism Interview with Gay Talese
Episode 75 with guest Max Connor lead singer and bassist of Eve 6. In this episode we discuss such things as skateboarding to Dead Kennedys, Max’ admiration of Screeching Weasel, my own sister’s experiences working with and getting the job for Soundgarden, Pearl Jam and Alice In Chains, Max’ alcohol edition road to recovery and coping with OCD, Fountains Of Wayne, and his Heart In a Blender Tweets.
In Episode 74 Sebby of Zatopeks talks to Jughead about Malta, small towns, meeting at Uni, The Werecats, Pete's Clown Alter Ego, Zatopeks' constantly visiting female vocalist Jo Mangled, their former band 3 1/2 Inch Floppy, and of course much much more!
In Episode 73 Will DeNiro of Zatopeks talks to Jughead about literary references in punk songs and the learning curve of making them singalongable, Pop punks journey in and out of the mainstream, creating records from long distances, the effect of newspapers like the Daily Mail on culture, and much more!
Zatopeks at Bandcamp
Copyrights and Zatopeks
Episode 72: Scott Murphy solo musician and member of Allister, Scott and Rivers, and Monoeyes. In this episode we talk about Drive Thru Records, Book Your Own Fucking Life, Scott’s relationship with superband Elle Garden, a discussion about Guilty Pleasures and Irony, his moving to Tokyo and the many musicians he has worked with since Allister.
Merel & OX
On Episode 71: Lone Wolf's Merel and Ox talk to Jughead about songwriting, touring, togetherness, Fest in Florida, and the punk community in the current climate.
Lone Wolf Official Web Site
Lone Wolf at Stardumb Records
The Fest in Florida Web Site
.Episode 70 of Jughead’s Basement subcategory LoFi Interviews with Hi Fi Guests, this week featuring Suzi moon and Jughead discussing such things as Band Personae, Tour Catastrophes, Her days in her and her sister’s band Civet, the forming of Turbulent Hearts and LA Machina, California Tacos and Burritos, plus the effectiveness of her cover art and much much more.
Suzi Moon at Pirate Press Records