Episode 190 - Jesse Brown (Journalist, Canadaland)
When your fearless host, Damian was young his counter cultural imagination was ignited by a small, short-lived, rebel, Toronto punk student newspaper called, Punch. Imagine Damian’s amazement when he found out the editor of said magazine was none other than, the venerable media powerhouse, Canadaland's founder, JESSE BROWN!!! Sit back as Damian hears all about the journey that brought Jesse from being a teenage journalist wunderkind, burnt out by success to fulfilling the promise of Punch all these years later.
Also Touched On:
Liking Old Music
Making Your First Real Friends
“Where Can I Get A Mudhoney Shirt?”
Living Color Is Part Of It
Getting Into Hate & Eightball
Rollin’s As Inspiration By Being... Not Good
Getting Into Re//Search & Pranks
Reading About Howard Stern, but Not Being Able To Hear It
Creating A Column To Take The Piss Out Of The Whole High School
Starting The Legendary Punch (CA)
Not Wanting To Just: “Make Noise In The Basement.”
Winning The Toronto Star Young Journalism Award
The Fine Art Of Being A Disrupter… Or Just A Shit Disturber
Getting Celebrated In The Real Media
Burning Out On News
Running Away To Montreal To Become an Artist
Working At VICE...
& MUCH, MUCH MORE!!!!!
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