June 15, 2020

E7 Father of All: Green Day, Fatherhood, and Art vs the Artist

E7 Father of All: Green Day, Fatherhood, and Art vs the Artist

In the Father's Day episode, the guys discuss:

  • How our fathers influenced our musical taste
  • One of the Itch’s fondest memories
  • Dan’s experience with the BMG Music Service
  • Green Day's Father of All...
  • Barfing rainbow unicorns
  • A loose definition of punk
  • Why some music sounds better live than in the studio
  • How to approach art when the artist does awful things
  • The International Justice Mission and RAINN
  • Mutha’uckas

Plus, Aaron calls out Mike Herrera of MxPx!

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