Episode 136 - Live At House Of Vans Chicago With Cap'n Jazz, Atiba & Ako Jefferson

Aug 12, 2017, 03:15 PM

Konnichiwa! This week on Turned Out A Punk the fine sponsors of this podcast, Vans flew Damian down for another hour of TOAP in Chicago! This time he gets to sit down with Tim Kinsella from Cap'n Jazz, Joan Of Arc, Make Believe, Owls etc. to discuss growing up in Chicago and the birth of the local 90’s scene. Also, The Blackouts (aka Atiba and Ako Jefferson) to discuss how two kids from Colorado Springs managed to live out their dream's through Skateboarding & punk! An amazing time with three of the best to ever do it! Thank you Vans!!!!
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Tim: a little too late to see the Smiths and Minor threat

The passage of time when you are young

Getting the Sky Goes Out at age 11

The definition of Modernism

Buying tapes

Cap N Jazz: aiming for power violence… and Shudder To Think

Toe Jam: the band

Chicago in the 90s

The Achtung Chicago comp predicting punks future

Still not getting accepted into the Chicago music scene

NYHC X Donahue

The Ramones: “1993 is our year”

Atiba and Ako dressing the same… by accident

Mom had great taste in music!

Hearing the Bad Brains in a record store

Mike Koski gives the ultimate punk starter pack


Green Day, Offspring, Neurosis, Lungfish et all play the Skatepark in your hometown

Nirvana opens for Dinosaur Jr.

Pegboy, All, Pharcyde, Fluf, De La Soul all play together.

one sees Nirvana, the other sees the Dead

becoming a photographer to be Peter Parker

Driving to California to work at 7-11

Staring at the album art

& Much Much More