Punknews Podcast #559 is now up! In this episode John, Hallie, Sam, and Em talk about the list for Record Store Day Black Friday, the new album from Amyl and The Sniffers, and Green Day's new live cover video. Reunions, petitions, show plans, and produce are also discussed. Songs by Visibly Choked and Ellen and The Degenerates are played. Listen to the episode below.
Episode #558 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode John, Hallie, Sam, and Em talk about the new Amyl and The Sniffers video, Dexys Midnight Runners' upcoming remix album, the new video from Bad Waitress, Bob Vylan's new song, and the reissue of Blackacidevil. Book reports, the spike in reissues, and protest songs are also talked about. Listen to the episode below.
Episode #557 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Em, John, and Hallie talk about Fest's COVID-19 protocols, the trailer for the upcoming Velvet Underground documentary, scam artists, and the mystery of the Turnstile pit pooper. The crew also pay tribute to the late Lee Scratch Perry. Songs by Dream Nails, Drinking Boys and Girls Choir, and Lee Scratch Perry are played. Check out the episode below.
Here's a bonus episode of the Punknews Podcast. Features editor John Gentile spoke to Adam of The Copyrights about the band's new LP, obscure punk 7-inchers, music journalism in 2021, and other random items. check it out below.
Episode #556 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Franz Nicolay stops by to talk about his cool new book, Someone Should Pay For Your Pain, and joins Hallie, Em and John to discuss the Nirvana court case, the new video from DFL, the upcoming Suburban Lawns re-issue, and pay tribute to Charlie Watts. Listen to the episode below.
Episode #555 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Em, Hallie, and John talk about the upcoming Copyrights album, the new video from Surfbort, Big D and the Kids Table's new song, The Specials covering protest songs, Sister Suzie's new EP, and the Halford reissue. Simon Gallup leaving The Cure, the impact of social media on the private lives of bands, and the U-Roy and Mick Jones collaboration are also discussed. Listen to the episode below.
Episode #554 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Em, Hallie, and John talk about the "Absurd" new Guns N Roses song, the new Bad Waitress video, health protocols at shows during COVID, Joe Jack Talcum's new single, and Tegan and Sara working on new music. Tom Petty, AM pop, Architects of Self-Destruction and Punknews' "Cool New Bands" article are also discussed. Songs by Leftover Crack, Cluttered, and Surf Curse are played. Check out the episode below.
Episode #553 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! On this episode Hallie, John, and Em talk about The Offspring parting with drummer Pete Parada, the new Chubby and The Gang song, the new Dream Nails video, Rebellion Fest's 2022 line-up, Charlie Watts sitting out the Rolling Stones tour, and the new single from Sarah and The Safe Word. There is also an in depth discussion of Boglins. Songs by Sprints, Vicious Dreams, and Slaughterhouse are played. Listen to the episode below.
Episode #552 of the Punknews Podcast is now up! In this episode Hallie, Em, Sam, and John talk about the continuing saga of the world's most expensive Wu-Tang Clan record, the new Amyl and the Sniffers video, Youth of Today replacing Gorilla Biscuits at Punk Rock Bowling and the upcoming Melvins acousitic album. Songs by Germs, The Gories, Superbloom, and Slipknot are played. Check out the episode below.
On August 10, Rare Bird Lit will release Architects of Self-Destruction: The Oral History of Leftover Crack. The book was co-written by Leftover Crack's Brad Logan and Punknews' John Gentile. You can pre-order it right here!
Recently, the authors launched a 10 episode, limited run podcast. The program features Logan and Gentile interviewing people that contributed to the book. Interviews look at both the subjects' interaction with LoC, and their life outside of the LoC orbit.
The fourth episode includes an extended chat with Alice Hour of the UK's In Evil Hour. Alice was part of the LoC crew on their last few European tours and supplied co-vocals. She also work sin mental health/education, and the episode addresses the intersection of punk, mental health, and working in the "normal" world. You can check out the episode below!
Two new episodes of the Punknews Podcast are now up! In bonus episode #550.5 Sam and John are joined by Ricky to talk about Record Store Day part two. A story of a Record Store Day miracle is told.
Episode #551 returns to the news with Hallie, Em, Sam, and John talking about the new Linda Lindas single, the new Jackass trailer, Henry Rollins' new commercial, shooting Ramones records into space, and creepy vibes. Songs by Koyo, Miesha and the Spanks, and The Humpers are played. Listen to both episodes below.