A2G154 - Triathletes, Try-Athletes, and Touring Musicians

Jan. 5, 2021

John Joseph as an old dude athlete. Bootleg shirts, good and bad. Fliers, good and bad. Releasing records when you can't tour. Touring coming back. Pileup on the new release highway. A rotten game.

A2G153 - So, How Was Your Year?

Dec. 29, 2020

You know what it is. It's the end of the year and we talk about how it was for hardcore. A wild year in some respects and a muted one in other ways. What's the final verdict?

A2G152 - 1995: Year Of the OJ Verdict, and also Ripping Hardcore

Dec. 22, 2020

Bosnia and Oklahoma City. Aum Shinrikyo and Bill Clinton. Wild year for the world and a pioneering year for hardcore. Good, bad, interesting, and otherwise- we cover it all this episode. YEAR IN HARDCORE 1995.

A2G151 - Hardcore Festivus

Dec. 15, 2020

The Airing of Grievances! Hardcore for the holidays!

A2G150 - Play Extended

Dec. 8, 2020

Even the best LP could do for a little editing for length. We put on our Unsolicited Producer headsets and chop some songs off classic and sleeper LPs. INTEGRITY to AGNOSTIC FRONT to TRAPPED UNDER ICE and everything in betwe…

A2G149 - Good Ol Fashion Tent Revival

Dec. 1, 2020

Where did the metalcore go? Are we post-revival or does revival never die? The atom-splitting superpower that was the Gorilla Biscuits reunion tour. Jake Paul is the new Mike Tyson. And we're blessed to have RULE THEM ALL Li…

A2G148 - Thanks, Homies

Nov. 26, 2020

Annual tradition of sharing our favorite podcasts continues. We've got a taste of music, art, culture, and nonsense podcasts for you to try. Our way of saying thank you to our fellow podcasters and to you. Have a good holida…

A2G147 - What Even Matters Anymore, Man

Nov. 24, 2020

Weird year. Which bands feel like they're still in the front of our minds, even without shows to see them on? Which bands are we excited to see for the first time? Some thoughts about which acts 'matter' now, and which will …

WA2G04 - The AXE ft the Return of Bobby Roxx

Nov. 19, 2020


A2G146 - Mom, I Joined the Skulls

Nov. 17, 2020

Every band has a skull logo at some point in their careers. Which are the best? Ever thought you'd listen to that debate in bracket-seeded tournament format? Welcome to 2020.

A2G145 - Where Have All the Punkers Gone

Nov. 10, 2020

New guy in the White House; same quality hardcore podcasting you've come to expect. Hype crust, new iconic shirts, best skulls in hardcore, Beatles comparisons, washing your hands after you pee, careers as a train conductor,…

A2G144 - Vote Axe (WA2G Redux)

Nov. 3, 2020

Whether you're standing in line to vote or furiously posting on /r/anarcho-capitalism, today might be a stressful one. Here's the first three WA2G radio format episodes all in one place. Enjoy and stay safe. Hit Everyplate.c…

A2G143 - Every Band Ever

Oct. 27, 2020

For all of you who say "you should talk about _______ more" and "why don't you ever talk about ________?" this episode is for you. We talk about every band ever since the beginning of recorded music all the way to the world'…

A2G142 - Music Still Exists

Oct. 20, 2020

A quick round of the Name Game with a special guest before launching into talk about Drain, Touche Amore, Hatebreed, Seed of Pain, and Spice! The world may've shut down, but music hasn't completely.

A2G141 - The Agony Of Defeat

Oct. 13, 2020

Another round of the Name Game featuring friend of the podcast, Brian Murray. An unexpected guest crashes the podcast to tell us how all these hardcore icons are affording private flights. E.Town Concrete v Downset. Then lis…

A2G140 - Rock the Vote or Don't

Oct. 6, 2020

While the presidential debate was 'raging' we staged our own. Next time maybe it'll be about if Suicidal Tendencies has more than one good album, but this episode it's about more serious stuff. Also Patrick introduces a new …

A2G139 - Flex Your Branch Manager

Sept. 29, 2020

Friend of the podcast and learned man, Sean Doody, came through to talk Dischord Records. From Teen Idles to Trusty, Double-O to Antelope, it's all (mostly) here. Also, what's Yelp's opinion on this public bathroom? This is …

A2G138 - Damn These Rascals Are Little

Sept. 22, 2020

Jeremy Bolm talks about his band's experience with mega-producer Ross Robinson, putting out other people's records, when an LP isn't in order, Danzig, and Mr Bean.

WA2G03 - AXE-Rock

Sept. 17, 2020

The Tominator brings you the very best in hardcore, punk, metal, and everything in between. New tracks from DYING WISH, PERFECT WORLD, CRUSH THE DEMONIAC, ZULU, REACHING OUT, SOUL GLO, MODEL PRISONER, RESERVING DIRTNAPS, YOU…

A2G137 - Wake Me Up Inside Saaave Me

Sept. 15, 2020

Wake The Dead is a seminal melodic hardcore release for many, but two of us are coming in blind here. The era, the ambition, the sound, and the impact of the record are all explored. If you loved it or hate it or know nothin…


Sept. 8, 2020

Bar shows or community space shows? Underdog or Into Another? HC drama or office Christmas party? PAHC or CTHC? Magnitude or One Step Closer? Harley or JJ? Pizza or bagel? Every important question that can be phrased as a bi…

A2G135 - This Shirt Needs More Print

Sept. 1, 2020

Doing our best to let a little pressure out of the atmosphere. We talk all-over print, stepping in dog shit, work stoppage, Randy Newman, magazines, Kalamazoo, worst hardcore apparel, shorts, survival in a post-apocalypse, a…

Rest In Power

Aug. 27, 2020

Riley Gale RIP.

A2G134 - Never Ending Name Game

Aug. 25, 2020

Antidote and trips to the National Parks; Sick Of It All and literature; Vermin Supreme and voting; pepper spray and making people apologize for accusing you of things you actually did; the Name Game and fun. You'll love thi…