Episode 98 - Allyson Baker (Dirty Ghosts, Teen Crud Combo)
The greatest of great news! This week on the show Damian is joined by a person who almost single handily made Toronto punk cool again: Allyson Baker! That’s right, this week on Turned Out A Punk we’re joined by the Dirty Ghost & Teen Crud Combo guitarist for one hell of a conversation about being set on a path, from your first show onwards.
Also touched on:
The Deadhead babysitter
Searching to subculture
Rock Variety is still open!
The Doors: not quite it
Hating Nirvana until it clicks and having it change your life
Kurt talking about Flipper.
Alison’s Drake connection
Listening to Sex Bomb in Forest Hill
Daddy was a jazz drummer
“Duran Duran was my New Kids On The Block”
Going to see Flipper
The greatest first punk show story EVER!!!!
Emergency Melba Toast
A night that changed a life
Getting in to the local music scene
hangin’ with the smoking kids
hangin’ with Project 9
Meeting Jamie Towns: The spike haired kid at the Suckerpunch show
Forming a band with Rob From Hockey Teeth
Armed And Hammered
Dissed by the punx
“Where did you get the shirt!?!?!”: Finding Rotate This
Becoming a great Guitarists
getting thrown of Rivioli
“Those are those girls!”
JC and the Mods ’N’ Rockers Connection
Jamie joins AntiFlag and Alison joins Armed’N’Hammered
Teen Crud Combo forms
The influence of Moorhead
Zeke WAS AWESOME!
Jamie reuturns and TCC becomes awesome!