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Punk Episodes

Nov. 16, 2022

Interview with BEGINNERS

We had the pleasure of interviewing BEGINNERS over Zoom video! Difficult times can make or break people. As a society, we've been going through doomsday fatigue, whether since the pandemic started, the Trump administration took office, or before...

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Nov. 12, 2022

Interview with Kellin Quinn of Sleeping With Sirens

We had the pleasure of interviewing Kellin Quinn of Sleeping With Sirens over Zoom video! Sleeping With Sirens fans, rejoice! The pop-punk titans have released their highly-anticipated new album 'Complete Collapse' via Sumerian Records. In...

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Oct. 8, 2022

Interview with Surf Curse

We had the pleasure of interviewing Surf Curse over Zoom video. Surf Curse’s MAGIC HOUR includes the latest single and standout track, “Arrow,” alongside another recent single, “Self Portrait,” which was released alongside an official music video...

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July 27, 2022

Interview with Alexisonfire (Wade Returns!)

We had the pleasure of interviewing Wade MacNeil of Alexisonfire over Zoom video. ALEXISONFIRE released Otherness, their long-anticipated and first full-length album in over 13 years. Otherness is arguably the band's most cohesive and...

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Feb. 22, 2022

Interview with Tuelo

We had the pleasure of interviewing Tuelo over Zoom video! Tuelo Minah (stage name simply Tuelo) released ‘The Life of Margaret Cornelius’, not only her debut full-length album, but also a recounting of a journey that has taken the artful …

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Oct. 29, 2021

Interview with Can't Swim

We had the pleasure of interviewing Can't Swim over Zoom video! CAN'T SWIM have released their new album Change of Plans, on Pure Noise Records. The New Jersey band had recently dropped the video for the first single "Deliver Us …

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Aug. 9, 2021

Interview with Authority Zero

We had the pleasure of interviewing Authority Zero over Zoom video! Authority Zero has announced dates for their Ollie Ollie Oxen Free North American Tour, which kicks off this Fall. The tour begins on October 29 in Yuma, AZ, and …

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July 7, 2021

Interview with Bexley

We had the pleasure of interviewing Bexley over Zoom video! The Law of Attraction. Mysterious, yet undeniable. A kind of magic. How else does one explain the union of three gifted musicians from far-flung locations and diverse influences?...

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June 30, 2021

Interview with Waterparks

We had the pleasure of interviewing Awsten Knight over Zoom video! Waterparks debut their highly anticipated album Greatest Hits, via 300 Entertainment! The 17-track album is dynamic and colorful, each track tells a unique story and showcases a...

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April 24, 2021

Interview with Chris DeMakes of Less Than Jake

We had the pleasure of interviewing Chris DeMakes of Less Than Jake over Zoom video! Chris DeMakes is the guitarist and vocalist of the ska-punk band Less Than Jake. DeMakes is the author of, "Blast From The Past" and host …

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Sept. 22, 2020

Interview with Chaser

Together with American Songwriter, we had the pleasure of interviewing CHASER! Established in 2000 in the heart of the SoCal punk scene, CHASER made a name for themselves playing fast and melodic skate punk. With energetic, infectious, and heartfelt...

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Sept. 1, 2020

Interview with Alien Ant Farm

We had the pleasure of interviewing Alien Ant Farm over Zoom video! Having been together since 1996, Alien Ant Farm has supplied a steady stream of rock hits, including "Movies," "These Days," and their cover of Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal."...

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July 15, 2020

Interview with Bad Cop Bad Cop

​​We had the pleasure of interviewing Jennie Cotterill of Bad Cop Bad Cop over the phone! ​​ ​​Please share while we are #togetherathome ​🏠​ ​​ ​​Bad Cop/Bad Cop released their third full-length, The Ride, on June 19! ​​In a time …

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June 8, 2020

Interview with Arrested Youth

​​We had the pleasure of interviewing Ian Johnson of Arrested Youth over Zoom video! ​​ ​​Please share while we are #togetherathome ​🏠​ ​​ ​​New single "Brightside": https://arrestedyouth.ffm.to/brightside ​​ ​​Ian Johnson (the brains/voice behind AY)...

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May 21, 2020

Interview with Best Ex

​​We had the pleasure of interviewing Best Ex over Zoom video! ​​ ​​Please share while we are #togetherathome ​🏠​ ​​ ​​“Good At Feeling Bad (release date: May 22, 2020 via No Sleep Records and Alcopop Records in the UK) is …

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