This Week on Toap

There are the good ones and there are the better ones and this is even better than that! This week Damian is joined by legend Brix Smith-Start to talk about life before the Fall as well as Adult Net and her fantastic new book! Also covered: 

 

Having Punk Parties after school

 

Not being allowed to go se the Runaways and Ramones

 

Susan Hoff and Brix go to Rodney’s… little intense

 

Queen: The best live band EVER

 

Not ascribing to a tribe 

 

a passion for fashion 

 

the Clash and The Stray Cats

 

The UK Post Punk

 

Selling your fancy clothes to get music

 

The Carpenters RULES

 

The Vocals Change: Aerosmith to Discharge

 

Seeing U2 on their first tour

 

Hard Edge New Wave

 

Knowing you would wind up in England

 

A step-father goes looking for a Vivian Westwood Pirate outfit.

 

Nice guys do make Rock N Roll: Meeting the Ramones in highschool

 

Being bad a kid in the big bad city of New York.

 

Murdered classmates

 

Puking on Heroin on Joey Ramone

 

Going to A7… ONCE

 

Bad Brains

 

Black Flag

 

Touring with Gun Club

 

Building a Scene: Sugar Cubes, The Bad Seeds, Pussy Galore, Swans Neibaten 

 

Marcia Schofield: the wild one

 

Being the one that keeps the wheels on the road in all senses

 

Giving Nirvana your rider

 

Everything changes

 

The model breaks

 

Martin Mills: the enduring force

 

John Robb: the best ad for Straight Edge Vegan Life

 

Forming a band

 

Banda Dratsing 

 

Bret Easton Ellis: was he punk?

 

and so much more!!!!