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Bad Brains’ Dr. Know: “I follow the heart and look at the signs”

Bad Brains are one of the most important bands in hardcore punk—the fastest, greatest, innovative and one of the most inspirational; inspiring everyone from Cro-Mags’ John Joseph (who roadie for them), Ian MacKaye, H20, and […]

Jun, 20

Good Riddance’s Russ Rankin on “becoming less self-centred and more other-centred”.

I first met Russ Rankin, frontman for punk band, Good Riddance, when they toured Australia in the ‘90s supporting Sick Of It All. We chatted for one of the earliest zines I ever made (and […]

Jun, 12

CJ Ramone: “The way the world is right now, is a reflection of how we treat each other.”

CJ Ramone keeps the Ramones spirit well and truly alive while coming into his own on upcoming release, Last Chance To Dance. We caught up recently to chat about the new record, signing to Fat […]

Oct, 03

Unwritten Law’s Wade Youman: “Punk gave me meaning in my life.”

After working on my punk and spirituality project – Conversations With Punx – for a decade now, having engaged in over 80 deep meaningful conversations about creativity, community, love and life in general with people […]

Jun, 26

A Chat With Heavy & Weird About My Work: “That conversation kicked my ass…”

I’m excited to share with you, an interview with me that’s featured today on art, music and politics blog, HEAVY & WEIRD. I’ve been corresponding with the editor Dan Newton (I interviewed him last year) […]

Jun, 12

Screeching Weasel’s Ben Weasel on: Spirituality, Johnny Ramone & Punk Rock Nostalgia Acts

As regular readers know, I’ve been working on a project for almost a decade delving into punk and spirituality called, Conversations with Punx. I’ve spoken to over 70 people in the punk and hardcore community […]

May, 24

A Q&A with Brian Peterson author of Burning Fight: The Nineties Hardcore Revolution in Ethics, Politics, Spirit, and Sound

A few years back one of my dear friends, Brian Peterson, put together one of the most important books written that explores and documents the ‘90s hardcore music community. For those of you unfamiliar with […]

May, 21

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