Episode 145 - Dan Vapid (Screeching Weasel, The Riverdales, The Methadones, Dan Vapid & The Cheats)

Dec 02, 2017, 05:01 AM

"DANNY VAPID OF THE METHADONES, 1, 2, 3, 4!!!" This week we're joined by non other than POP PUNK / HARDCORE HERO, DAN VAPID! Dan jumped on a call with Damian to take a quick trip down memory lane and man, his metal/punk roots go deep. Get ready for a fun one!!!

Also Touched On:

Getting Into Metal & Punk In Des Plaines, IL

Fast & Loud On Saturday Nights. Hearing The Offenders - I Hate Myself

Articles Of Faith, Minor Threat, Bad Brains, The Misfits Made The Biggest Impact

Going With His Brother To The Death Strike Audition

Dan's Brother Playing In Abomination

The Mission To Get Records At Wax Tracks

First Show: The Descendents & Seven Seconds

Los Crudos & Martin

Going To See Out Of Order, Life Sentence

Starting A Band At 15 - STP

Joining Generation Waste & Playing With The Exploited, Adolescents, Corrosion of Conformity

Bhopal Stiffs, ID Under, No Empathy, GEAR

Seeing Shows In Palatine, IL

Embracing The Ramones & Early Punk In Your Late Teens

Hearing Screeching Weasel For The First Tim & Thinking The Lyrics Were Too Stupid until "American Suicide"

Recording Punk House & Unlimited Potential

Joining Weasel & Being Forced On Bass

Borrowing All The Equipment On The First SW Tour

The Impact Of The Bay Area, Maximum RNR & 924 Gilman St

Playing A Show With Green Day At Larry Livermore's Place

Meeting Joe Queer

& Much, Much More...