• #260: NOFX tribute and new album coming soon from NJ hardcore band PISSED!

    I talked with NJ punk/hardcore band PISSED! about their contribution to a NOFX tribute compilation (out 3/29) as well as a new album coming soon! Plus a collab with GWAR, […]

  • #259: Definitely Maybe talks Snüzfest, upcoming music

    I talked with members of Definitely Maybe about upcoming music, Snüzfest, the color pink, and more! Listen to Definitely Maybe: Spotify: Apple Music: Pre-Save “I Don’t Sleep at […]

  • #258: Gold Steps at Bottom Lounge

    Before the show at Bottom Lounge, I talked with Betty, the singer of Gold Steps about their collab with MKNLY, how the band started, favorite pizza places in Wisconsin, and […]

  • Betty of Gold Steps & MKNLY on stage together

    Gold Steps & MKNLY at Bottom Lounge | Show Review

    Fun show with great stage presence from every band I saw Gold Steps, MKNLY, Definitely Maybe, and High Wire at Bottom Lounge in Chicago, IL on Jan 27. All photos […]

  • 257: MKNLY at Bottom Lounge

    I talked with Benny Green, the lead singer of North Carolina band MKNLY, about playing his first live show on a US Navy ship, the meanings behind their songs, inspirations, […]

  • #256: CAN I START MY OWN RECORD STORE? | Advice from a record store owner

    I interviewed the owner of Hoarders Trading Post, a record store in St. Charles, IL, and got the inside scoop on what it’s like to run a record store, where […]

  • #254: Taken Days

    In this episode, I talked with Taken Days, a California band who recently signed with SBÄM Records, about working with producer Cameron Webb (Weezer, Alkaline Trio, Megadeth…), their upcoming album […]

  • #255: UNWELL

    I talked with UNWELL, a recently formed band that infuses pop-punk with metalcore, about their new album out now “Trial and Error”, touring with Alesana, the message behind their music, […]

  • #253: Ranking our top 5 spooky punk songs | Maggot House

    Spooky punk solo artist Maggot House and I talk about our favorite horror themed/spooky punk and pop-punk songs in this special Halloween episode! Plus we talk about Maggot House’s new […]

  • #252: Ray Carlisle of Teenage Bottlerocket at T1 Fest

    Last weekend, I went to T1 Fest, a festival created to raise awareness for Type 1 Diabetes, at Reggie’s Rock Club in Chicago, and talked with Ray Carlisle of Teenage […]