Posts Tagged ‘Offspring’

This week’s guest is none other than Kamala Parks! Fans of the Berkeley punk scene would no doubt be familiar with her work. Not only was she the drummer for bands like Kamala And The Karnivores, Cringer, Naked Aggression, The Gr’ups, etc. but she was also one of the key people in starting The Gilman Street Project; the iconic punk rock DIY venue that gave such bands as Green Day and The Offspring a place to play before they were launched into the mainstream in 1994. This inspiring interview has Kamala opening up about her involvement in the Berkeley punk scene from booking shows in her hometown to touring Europe – all before she was 20 years old. She tells of working with the likes of Green Day and The Offspring as well as the story behind the Screeching Weasel song, Kamala’s Too Nice. This interview is really something special. If this doesn’t make you want to get up and start making things happen, I don’t know what will. We all need a Kamala in our lives to show us that anything is possible. I hope you enjoy the show which you can listen to right now by clicking on THIS LINK. Don’t forget to subscribe by clicking on the link on the left. (more…)



Episode 42

This week Michele, Damo and a special appearance from Craig who joins us live from the Tullamarine Skate Park (or something like that) deliver a show just like you’d expect: another trainwreck of antics and comedy as we review movies and spin the coolest jams! There’s tons of great(?) discussion and killer tunes to be found within so sit back, and gear up to get down with the coolest podcast around. Listen now by clicking this link!

Enjoy tunes by:
The Wildhearts
Ryan Adams
The Clash
Naked City
The Pricks
The Queers
Bad Cop/Bad Cop
Steel Panther
The Stupids
Butch Walker
The Goodnight Loving
The Resonars
Man Overboard
The Amity Affliction
Avenged Sevenfold