Episode 117 - Wes Eisold (American Nightmare, Cold Cave, Some Girls)
It took a minute to happen, but it was worth it! This week on the show, Damian sits down and grabs a drink with Wes Eisold. Listen in as the two discuss Wes’s journey to get to American Nightmare as well as depression, gossip, projection and punk.
Dead Kennedys Tape as first exposure
Dead Milkmen, Swirllies and the Liliys as a first show
a band covering a cover version
Grindle: stagedives and a mohawk
United by being weird
Ordering shit from Session thanks to the US military
Callin' 1-900 numbers to hear records
Moving Targets and Lemonheads
Moving to Maine
Not being into a Youth Of Today because they looked like jocks
Sam Black Church
Seeing 10 Yard Fight and finding the show you wanted
Wes in Germany starts Hybrid Moments.
Being happy enough just going to shows.
The end to TYF
Right Brigade is THE band.
“AN never has the intention of being a local band.”
Loosing $400 on a sold out show: “Everyone gets in for free”
…except this guy
The “woah” part that could have killed AN
the importance of Lifetime
the jump from album 1-2
Breaking edge and not being an edge band
Blazing a trail without knowing it