Episode 80 - K.J. Jansen (Chixdiggit)
Get ready to smile! This week on Turned Out A Punk it is one of punk’s sunniest faces; KJ Jansen from Chixdiggit stops by for a chat. Listen along as the two chat about being on SubPop, Fat Wreck Chords, and the realities those labels brought.
-Making an underage beef thief
-Sister as gateway
-The Dutch Punk Cousin
-Who is Bugs Potter?
-LI150s: legit mods
-The Von Zippers: Post Riot 303
-Going to see the Dead Kennedy’s
-Big Drill Car
-Jawbreaker plays to no one
-From drummer to singer
-The Will: Huevos Ranchero
-Miss Erections or Bum, Sweat, No Tears: it could be worse
-Merch before shows
-Working and selling shirts on Calgary’s first patio
-“Wait, are we joking?”
-Going to Seattle: first tour.
-There would be no Chixdiggit without Huevos Rancheros
-Pure or Pansy Division? Choose your tour.
-Playing with the Supersuckers
-The greatness of the Fastbacks
-CFNY: when it was great
-Touring is a mental game
-The bullshit Pansy Division had to put with.
-What is “Fat” Records?
-Lagwagon and Strung Out is a hockey arena in Quebec`
-Joey Cape: what an ear!
-Being signed to SubPop during the divorce.
-Signing to Fat
-Still finding the joy in touring