Episode #595 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode John and Hallie go head to head to see who can spin the best tunes. Tracks from Bully, The Melvins, Screaming Females, Artsick, DFL, Cosmit, Big Moose Manholington, and many more are played. Listen to the episode below!
Episode #594 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Em, Hallie, and John talk about the return of Punk Rock Bowling, QWAM's new video, Dead Kennedys' upcoming remix of Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables, and Boots Riley's upcoming series. Billionaires, Mike Park's new interview with himself (he was also recently on the Punknews Podcast), Starcrawler's new video, and much more are also discussed. Listen to the episode below!
Punknews.org's They Might Be Giants fan podcast This Might Be A Podcast, hosted by long-time Punknews contributor Greg Simpson, is doing a series of paid-download charity episodes with all money going to one of Greg's 5th grade student who is battling brain cancer, the money will go towards the student's medical bills, travel expenses and lodging required for the child's treatment.
On this episode, Adam Goren aka Atom & His Package returns to This Might Be a Podcast to talk about the They Might Be Giants song he and Greg collaborated on for the Purple Toupee charity compilation, "Alphabet of Nations" from Here Come the ABCs. We have a ball talking geography, teaching, and dissect this song every which way. We also learn about his awesome new band Dead Best.
Episode #593 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode John and Em talk about the new My Chemical Romance single, the Riot Fest lineup, Mikey Erg playing an Against Me! song with Laura Jane Grace, the upcoming EP from Battlesex, Black Flag playing a few shows, and Max Creep's medieval new video. They also discuss Bite Me Bambi working with Lee "Scratch" Perry, the discontinuation of the iPod, band logo mashups, art and artists, and much more. Listen to the episode below!
Episodes #591.5 and #592 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! Episode #591.5 is a bonus episode where Em plays some of the hits from April 2022. Songs by Bob Vylan, Fresh, Bad Waitress, Cheerbleederz, GILT, Pkew Pkew Pkew, Nervus, and many more are played.
In episode #592 Sam, Hallie, and John talk about the 2022 inductions into the Rock Hall of Fame, Dolly Parton, new GWAR music, Beach Rats' new video and upcoming LP, the lineup for This Is Hardcore Fest, the upcoming Jack Terricloth tribute LP, and Tegan and Sara's upcoming album. They also discuss John's ongoing record battles, Sam and Hallie seeing The Linda Lindas, John seeing The Dead Milkmen, and much more. Listen to both episodes below!
Episode #591 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Max Blastic of the legendary Max Creeps stops by to talk about the band's upcoming second album Nein, the band's breakup and reunion, what he wants out of life, and much more. Max also sticks around to talk the news with Hallie, Em, and John. They discuss the new Surfbort video featuring Tony Hawk, Amyl and The Sniffers on Late Night With Seth Meyers, Bob Vylan's new "Wicked & Bad" video, and Big Moose Manholington's new tape. Listen to the episode below!
Episode #590.5 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this bonus episode Ricky returns to talk with John about his Record Store Day adventures. They discuss cool finds, the general angle of Record Store Day, the upcoming "drop" in June, and much more. Check out the episode below.
Episode #590 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Joey of La Neve and Downtown Boys stops by to talk about the new La Neve EP History Solved, making political music, Italian history, dance music, and much more. Joey sticks around to talk the news with John, Hallie, and Em. They discuss the new Devil Master single, John Doe's new solo song, The Venomous Pinks' new video, and the new Integrity remixes. Listen to the episode below!
Episode #589 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode John, Hallie, and Em talk about the mystery of Max Creeps, the new Ceremony 12-inch, the FEST lineup, Men at Work touring the US, and Warthog's new song. Record battles are fought, Chumbawamba and John's Bandcamp article about them are discussed, Big Moose Manholington's new album is analyzed, and a frighteningly ambiguous message is delivered. Check out the episode below!
Episode #588 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Mike Park drops by the podcast to talk about mental health, the status of the world, Classics of Love, the upcoming Bruce Lee Band album, Asian Man Records, and much more. He also sticks around to talk the news with John, Hallie, Sam, and Em. They discuss the upcoming Joyce Manor album, the trailer for the upcoming Sex Pistols mini-series Pistol and the accompanying compilation album, JER's new video and upcoming album, and The Clash's upcoming Combat Rock re-issue. Check out the episode below!
Episode #587 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Tyler-Simone of Lesibu Grand stops by the podcast to talk about the band's new singles, the Atlanta scene, the importance of your mental mindset, the Oscars slap, genre, and much more. John, Hallie, and Em also discuss the Furnace Fest lineup, the new single from Lucía y los Alfileres, Otoboke Beaver's new video, Roxy Music's upcoming tour, and much more. Check out the episode below!