Episode 25: Todd Swalla (Laughing Hyenas/Necros/Boogaloosa Prayer) Part 2 “We’re Beyond Mixing Sushi with Peanut Butter”

Todd Swalla has been in some pretty damn great bands. So it only stands to reason that I’d want to see what he was into. Todd was kind enough to hand out for a bit and we had a fun discussion about everything except bizarre food combinations as poorly constructed music metaphors. Here’s some of […]

Episode 25: Todd Swalla (Laughing Hyenas/Necros/Boogaloosa Prayer) Part 1 “You Wanna See My Basement?”

Todd Swalla has been in some pretty good bands – actually pretty great bands. So it only stands to reason that I’d want to see what he was into. Todd was kind enough to hand out for a bit and we had a fun discussion. Want to hear about how I embarrassed myself in front […]

Episode 16: Ben Merlis (author of “Going Off”, co-host of 185 South Podcast) Part 1 “Don’t Come up in here with that ‘New Math’ nonsense”.

What the hell is “1.5”??? Is it Punk? Is it Hardcore? Why do old heads insist on being this nerdy? Ben Merlis has the answers to these questions and much more!!! You can read the piece that he co-authored by Daniel Weizmann called “The Zone In Between” about the bridge between Punk and Hardcore at […]