Simon Doom is the grunge-meets-garage-meets-psych rock project of Simon O'Connor, who is also known for his work with Kuroma and Amazing Baby.
Get ready! This week on the show Damian is joined by Spiral Heads & MGMT member, the great SIMON DOOM! Sit in as they discuss coming of age in the not so great era of NY punk & how that set him on the path for the rest of his life. NOT TO BE MISSED.Also Touched On:Nirvana as the gateway bandGetting a Sub Pop comp and hearing the Dwarves’ “Drug Store”Parents meeting in Jessie Michaels’ dad’s classBobcat Goldthwait, Chokebore Butthole Suffers and Nirvana The loss of Kurt Cobain impacts a young kidbuying bootleg Nirvana tapes off Merle AllinDrawing Lars’ tattoos on yourself and fooling Merlereading punk jacketsMaking a fake ID to get into CBGB’s“Are you a spy of something?” - cops find your fake ID“12 year old boy looking for band members” a personal ad Spider sends a picture of him pukingbecoming friends with the skinhead goes terribly wrong Social DiseaseThe Murder Junkies were a terrifying gang without a messiah Adults beefing with kidsThulsa DoomThe grimy shityness of punk can be exhaustingif it didn’t have the D-BEAT, i didn’t like it“This isn’t a metal venue!” Dave It Up and Stuart Schrader’s opinion matteredgoing indie& MUCH, MUCH MORE!!!BROUGHT TO YOU BY VANS
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