Episodes

A2G255 - Not Dusty

Dec. 6, 2022

Matt Summers could use your help for for his medical bills: https://www.gofundme.com/f/matt-summers?utm_campaign=m_pd+share-sheet&utm_content=undefined&utm_medium=copy_link_all&utm_source=customer&utm_term=undefined&fbclid=P…

A2G254 - Witnessing History

Nov. 29, 2022

Seeing something you never thought you would, where's the Holy Terror today, DIY scenes ruined by pettiness, making interpersonal problems career problems, and linking disparate bands in less than five steps.

A2G253 - I'm Not Perfect, I'm Just Dwid

Nov. 22, 2022

We're joined for a casual convo with Dwid Hellion of Integrity, Psywarfare, and much more. We discuss friction in art, genre, and interpersonal relationships. A great talk with a fascinating dude. And to kick off the episode…

A2G252 - Venues Big and Small

Nov. 15, 2022

Can scenes survive with only corporate-owned professional venues? Prolly not. Can corporate-owned professional venues ever truly stop enterprising basement brains? Definitely not. Back this one for Patrick: https://www.kicks…

A2G251 - Career Rollercoaster

Nov. 8, 2022

Redesigning merch by force, defining records, when you're hot you're hot, Spotify pocket watching, and more!

A2G250 - 80s MOSH MADNESS: Large Lads Edition

Nov. 1, 2022

BIG BOYS v JERRY'S KIDS! CORROSION OF CONFORMITY v MURPHY'S LAW! It's 80s Mosh Madness lunacy as the bracket offers something for everyone! Fast! Not fast! Fun! Serious! Familiar! Odd! It's all here, folks!

A2G249 - Turnstiles Everywhere

Oct. 25, 2022

True or false: "What one man can do, another can do!" Congrats if you get that reference. How big can hardcore get and how big do you want it to get?

A2G248 - Hardcore Rocks

Oct. 18, 2022

Is hardcore in the good place right now? Has it been better in recent memory? Bands who’ve gone from good to great. Tom and Bob dive into the growing pool of excellent current hc bands while Patrick does his hair in the bath…

A2G247 - Live On Main

Oct. 11, 2022

Our live studio audience taping of A2G from Brain Dead Studios, as part of Sound & Fury 2022. Thanks to all who came and all involved. We let the Patreon get a crack at this months ago, but it was time to share it on main. E…

A2G246 - 1000 Shows

Oct. 4, 2022

Catching up after a week of shows played and attended. Voice of the streets over here. Also, is HC TikTok an inhumane horror?

A2G245 - Super Fun Format Show

Sept. 27, 2022

Hardcore party games and the choice is yours. Pick your poison and get loose. Also, possibly cuddle.

A2G245 - SUPER FUN FORMAT SHOW

Sept. 27, 2022

It's hardcore party games- you choose and get buck. Lots of twists and turns at this party. Also, maybe cuddles.

A2G243- Choose Even More Wisely (pt2)

Sept. 13, 2022

Part two of what you might need on a desert island in terms of punk and hardcore. You only get what fits in this boat, and the boat is small. A lotta hard choices. Now make those choices! Also a hot premiere from Jacksonvill…

A2G242 - Choose Wisely

Sept. 6, 2022

Desert island. If you could only bring one album per letter of the alphabet, how hard would the choices be? Not the time to pose, fella. These decisions are serious. Plus, a red hot premiere from EXCIDE! RIP Kevone. RIP John…

A2G241 - What We Do Is Really, Really Secret

Aug. 30, 2022

Hard-hitting questions about bad album art, two-stepping to death metal, hard scenes, hard moshing, and things other than blood your heart can pump. Also, equally hard-hitting: is the beatdown wiki unreliable??

A2G239 - Days of Future Past

Aug. 23, 2022

Is hardcore too backwards facing? Is hating a professional sport or just a hobby some people are passionate about? Is Long Island beautiful?

A2G238 - Webster Returns

Aug. 16, 2022

There are no dumb questions, especially from someone who really wants to learn. Our favorite ignorant youth rolls through to challenge our basic assumptions!

A2G238 - Afterglow

Aug. 9, 2022

California wrap-up and Sound & Fury post-game. Fun in the California sun recounted.

A2G237 - Heralding Our Return

Aug. 2, 2022

A tease episode before we all land back at home and can get back to business. Quick Sound & Fury recap with Bob and friend of the podcast, Eric. Thanks for the memories, California.

A2G236 - SnF

July 26, 2022

It's that time of year when everyone makes a pilgrimage to Los Angeles to experience one of the best HC fests going, Sound & Fury. Interesting lineup this year and we dig into every crevice of it. New acts, established acts,…

A2G235 - California My Love

July 19, 2022

There was a time when California was just as powerful a HC machine as it is today... but some of us didn't know it! We're talking on some of the bands we slept on or feel other people slept on.

A2G334 - Punks, Punkers, Punx

July 12, 2022

Do hardcore kids miss the punk boat and is there any way to get on it once you've started sailing the HC seas? Some humble recommendations. Also, is John Brannon a sex symbol? Check it out.

A2G233 - If New Jersey Was a Country

July 5, 2022

Some big announcements, and loving recap of recent events including the biggest HC fest of all time. A lot going on, from shows to live podcasts to a killer premiere by Boise's own REJECTION PACT. Get it.