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  • Ep362: Stephen Hodges (mssv, Tom Waits, David Lynch, Bob Dylan, Mavis Staples) (12/4/2023) - stream/dl Hodge! Not only does this complete the mssv trifecta for protonic, we get to hear all about his work on those classic Tom Waits records, playing with Bob Dylan, working with David Lynch for the Fire Walk With Me Soundtrack (the PINK ROOM!) and beyond. Dave Alvin and Dave Jaurequi, Until the End of […]
  • Ep361: Marnie Stern (11/20/2023) - stream/dl THE COMEBACK KID! It isn’t just the player, it is the name of the new record. After almost 10 years, Marnie’s back. The 8G band and the difference between playing music there and anything from the world of punk rock (or whatever). A whole lot of talk of music discovery, algorithms, press cycles, and […]
  • Ep360: Simon Bonney and Joshua Murphy (Crime & the City Solution) (11/15/2023) - stream/dl The Killer is the new record by the latest lineup of Crime & the City Solution, the band is embarking on a long tour of Europe with new member multi-instrumentalist Joshua Murphy not just playing in the band but also opening the shows with his own solo set. All this plus Simon’s tour with […]
  • Ep359: Nina Nastasia (Solo, Jolie Laide) (11/13/2023) - stream/dl The Killer is the new record by the latest lineup of Crime & the City Solution, the band is embarking on a long tour of Europe with new member multi-instrumentalist Joshua Murphy not just playing in the band but also opening the shows with his own solo set. All this plus Simon’s tour with […]
  • Ep358: Gary Floyd (Dicks, Sister Double Happiness, Black Kali Ma, Gary Floyd Band) (11/7/2023) - stream/dl Punk rock legend Gary Floyd of the legendary DICKS enters the lair of the Protonic Reversal! We talk about HATE THE POLICE, how it has sadly aged pretty well and is quite possibly one of the greatest debut singles of any punk rock band. The origin of the band in Texas (name and flyers […]
  • Ep357: Brian Cook (Botch, Russian Circles, These Arms Are Snakes, SUMAC) (11/1/2023) - stream/dl It is Brian Cook of BOTCH, Russian Circles, These Arms Are Snakes and SUMAC. Right before Botch tours the nation (well, the coasts anyway) in 2023! and SUMAC play a few shows in the midwest. Let’s talk about the why and how of a BOTCH reunion, as well as These Arms Are Snakes and […]
  • Ep356: Todd Trainer (Shellac, Brick Layer Cake, Rifle Sport) (10/30/2023) - stream/dl Well hey there, it’s one of Conan Neutron’s very favorite drummers, here to give all the details of how the amazing Shellac came to be, thoughts on each and every Shellac record in depth. High cymbals, putting on a show, Italian Greyhounds, How many surveyors is enough, Dude Incredible and oh, so much more. […]
  • Ep355: Mike McGinnis (Rid of Me, Fight Amp, Low Dose, Knife Hits) (10/5/2023) - stream/dl Access to the Lonely is the new record by Rid Of Me, and it’s a good’un! A song by song review of the Philadelphia band’s second record is in order, as well as a history of the band in general, methodology and influence, COVERS, Low Dose, Fight Amp (Wha’ happen?) and lots more. That […]
  • Ep354: John Baizley (Baroness) (9/20/2023) - STONE is the one new one by Baroness, no it is NOT named after a color. We get into all the albums that ARE named after colors, as well as the new one in a detailed track by track breakdown. Creating during the pandemic, the incredible YOUR BARONESS tour built off of FAN REQUESTS. The […]
  • Ep353: Robert Kassees (1001 Album Complaints, The Chop, The Beverly Crushers, Repeat After Me) (9/18/2023) - stream/dl Rob was on Protonic Reversal before the show hit double digits. It has BEEN awhile. Let’s hear all about his show 1001 Album Complaints, a music commentary show based on the 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die book by Robert Dimery, they discuss the episodes and decide if they are worthy of […]
  • Ep352: Sleepytime Gorilla Museum (Nils Frykdahl & Michael Mellender) (9/5/2023) - stream/dl Bring Back the Apocalypse! What’s that? Why it’s Nils and Michael from the unique and incredible SLEEPYTIME GORILLA MUSEUM. The bay area treasures are back and the SGM2024 pledge drive is in full effect. You can be a part of helping their wonderful weirdness exist in the modern age. Avant Prog Metal Grindcore Cabaret […]
  • Ep351: Jason Smith (Traindodge) (9/3/2023) - The Alley Parade is the 8th (!) record by the band Traindodge, let’s hear about the other 7 records as well as that one from this very long lived band. Finding common cause with Kansas City and St. Louis. Riddle of Steel! Roma 79! John Congleton! Dan Dixon! A song by song breakdown of the […]
  • Ep350: Eugene S. Robinson (Oxbow, Buñuel, Author) (9/1/2023) - Love’s Holiday is the new album by Oxbow and A Walk Across Dirty Water and Straight Into Murderer’s Row is Eugene’s new book! Both are momentous occasions. Let’s hear about why Oxbow is NOT like Taylor Swift, the meticulous nature of creating in Oxbow and why there are so many videos for this one and […]
  • Ep349: Mike Morasky, Dale Flattum, Dorothy Kent (Steel Pole Bath Tub) w/Noah Landis (8/27/2023) - stream/dl Surprise! All three members of Steel Pole Bath Tub for their first join media appearance in the last twenty years. All of this in service of their first SHOW in 5 years. A celebration in Houston for Emo’s 30th anniversary with many other awesome bands (such as Honky with Pinkus, and Skatenigs). Plus the […]
  • Ep348: Mike Hard (Thrall, God Bullies, They Never Sleep) (8/23/2023) - stream/dl It has been a couple years since Mike Hard was on last and quite a bit has happened. Thrall is back! But David Livingstone of God Bullies has left us, as has Johnnie Johnson III. Memories of both of those great people and players. New(!) music with Mike Hard and David Livingstone that has […]
  • Ep347: Clinton Jacob and Danny Sein (Mr. Phylzzz) (8/20/2023) - stream/dl Clinton and Danny from Mr. Phylzzz have a new one called Fat Chance, recorded at the stately Electrical Audio in Chicago. We go through a track by track of that one, as well as a lot of discussion of the very differently recorded Cancel Culture Club, the powerful advocacy of Tom Hazelmyer of Amphetamine […]
  • Ep346: Randy Randall (No Age, Hyphenate with Randy Randall Podcast) (8/9/2023) - stream/dl Randy has been rocking with his bandmate Dean in the band experimental punk group NO AGE for almost twenty years now sharing the stage with acts such as Foo Fighters, Pixies, Sonic Youth and Pavement! We go over the entire history of the band, including their pre-no age band Wives. The journey of the […]
  • Ep345: Maple Stave (Chris Williams, Andy Hull, Evan Rowe, Chris Rasmussen) (8/1/2023) - stream/dl Durham rock band Maple Stave have a new record called ARGUMENTS and it is the first in a very, very, VERY long time. Listen to this long lived noisy/melodic/sometimes mathy rock band as they talk about bringing in Chris Rasmussen from Police Teeth and Brackets in Seattle and how that has changed the dynamic […]
  • Ep344: Ryan Christopher Parks (B. Hamilton) (7/25/2023) - The one and only Ryan Parks returns! There is some new B. Hamilton music. An ep, even! Other Lives of Magic and Wonder and Whatever, a followup to the recent I Would Give Songs Numbers Instead of Names If I could. I Can? Ok. Here I go, But Not Really. More about this ep business […]
  • Ep343: M. Martin (Coordinated Suicides, Caryatids, Pink City) (7/18/2023) - The fabulous M. Martin FINALLY comes on Protonic Reversal. Mike started playing in bands pretty late in life, but came at it from a place of extreme epicurean interest as a fan. The path (and disography) of Pink City. The origin and creative path of Coordinated Suicides, a song by song breakdown of This Could […]
  • Ep342: Rick Pelletier and J. Ryan (Six Finger Satellite) (7/10/2023) - stream/dl The Pigeon Is the Most Popular Bird has a lush and fantastic reissue on LP by Sub Pop. We talk about that, as well as Severe Exposure, Paranormalized, Law of Ruins, Weapon, Machine Cuisine, Half Control, A Good Year for Hardness and lots more. The Moog Liberation (weighty!) live shows with just synth. Evocative […]
  • Ep341: David Schellenberg (tunic) (7/3/2023) - stream/dl Envisioning tunic and switching from bass to guitar. The upcoming tour with the Johns of JOHN. The wild world of Winnipeg. Starting a band and being ready to play 100 shows a year. Keeping the song Disappointment interesting. Power chords, and the lack of them… Choosing what songs to play. A song by song […]
  • RIP Rick Froberg [Ep237 Rick Froberg (Hot Snakes, Drive Like Jehu, Obits, Pitchfork) Revisited)] (7/2/2023) - stream/dl Rick Froberg was a titan, a legend. A fierce tornado of alley cat wail with an unparalleled artistic sensibility. I got into Drive Like Jehu the year after they broke up. Yank Crime changed my world. I was way too late to see it in person, but I did get to see it in […]
  • Ep340: John Newton (JOHN) (6/28/2023) - stream/dl The band is called JOHN, it has two people in it NAMED John. They are from the UK and are touring the US for the very first time with tunic! Exciting! A Unique design aesthetic and a singing drummer. We talk God Speed in the National Limit, Out Here in the Fridges, Nocturnal Manoeuvres. […]
  • Ep339: Pete and Franz Stahl (Scream, Wool) (6/23/2023) - stream/dl A great conversation with the REAL Band of Brothers, The Stahls! Scream are about to go on tour! DC Special, and the long and winding road to it, celebrating the roots of the band while staying vital and propulsive and bringing something new to it. Joe Lally! DAVE. Writing songs remotely and collaboration, INNER […]
  • Ep338: Tim Green (the Fucking Champs, Nation of Ulysses) (6/19/2023) - stream/dl There is a reissue of the incredible record III by The Fucking Champs (or C4AM95 at the time) reissued by Drag City. Let’s go through a history of that band, as well as Louder studios. Collaborations and tours with Trans Am, recording all manner of bands, Drug Apts, Extra Man, all this plus a […]
  • Ep337: Thymme Jones (Cheer-Accident) (6/16/2023) - stream/dl CONTEXT! it is everything. Look, there is prolific, and long lived and there is Cheer-Accident. Hear about: Compiling setlists from a career of 20+ albums, keeping things unexpected and musicially interesting as a creative auto-immune response. Booking shows in the modern world, plus the announcement of a very cool show! Filet of Nod, compilation […]
  • Ep336: John Wright (NoMeansNo, Dead Bob, Compressorhead, The Hanson Brothers) (6/7/2023) - stream/dl The mighty punk prog powerhouse drummer comes on Protonic Reversal to talk about his fantastic new band DEAD BOB a brilliant new album called Life Like that is also a band. We speak of that, as well as robot bands, hockey themed punk rock, producing Victim’s Family, and a lil’ ol band called No […]
  • Ep335: Meg Castellanos (Totimoshi, All Souls, Alma Sangre) (5/26/2023) - stream/dl The mighty Meg Castellanos of Totimoshi and All Souls comes to Protonic Reversal. Totimoshi is back and playing Caterwaul 2023, playing live for the first time in many years. Listen in as Meg and Conan go through the many eras of Totimoshi (as well as the many drummers!), lots of talk of the glory […]
  • Ep334: Gareth Thomas (USA Nails) (5/15/2023) - stream/dl All the way from the UK. How WAS Your Weekend? Rocking with day jobs and the collision of those different worlds. We talk about Character Stop love for Skin Graft records the split with Psychic Graveyard. Love for Skin Graft, alternate tunings. Enduring and changing. Picking a setlist from a deep catalog and of […]
  • Ep333: Brett Bradford (Scratch Acid, Suckling) (5/4/2023) - stream/dl There’s a new Suckling video for Sisyphus, and it features all 4 members of Scratch Acid! Protonic Reversal gets the honor of premiering it! We talk about all of that, as well as the awesome album that the video is off of. How Brett ended up playing with Win Wallace of Gorch Fock in […]
  • Ep332: Dave Lombardo (Slayer, Fantômas, Dead Cross, Mr Bungle, Solo) (5/1/2023) - stream/dl Dave has a cool new album called Rites of Percussion, a drum and percussion based solo album. We speak about that, as well as rise of Slayer and those classic albums, including the timeless Reign in Blood. Rick Rubin! Tori Amos covers. Blood in the mosh pits and more. Thrill! to the The Fantômas […]
  • Ep331: Clinton Wallace and Brad Bynum (Elephant Rifle) (4/28/2023) - stream/dl The pride of Reno, NV! And their cultural ambassadors. The boys of Elephant Rifle have a brand new banger of a record called Broken Water. We go through a song by song breakdown of the whole durn thing, as well as determining whether Clinton has “gone hippie” or not, a great conversation about community […]
  • RIP Mark Stewart (Ep285: Mark Stewart of the Pop Group revisited) (4/26/2023) - Devastated to hear the news of Mark Stewart of the Pop Group’s untimely passing. He was a one of a kind guy and a serious force of creativity. Here’s a repost of my episode with him from last year. The legendary singer and front-man of the iconic and influential The Pop Group comes on Protonic […]
  • Ep330: Damien Sayell (The St. Pierre Snake Invasion, mclusky) (4/21/2023) - stream/dl The new TSPSI record is called GALORE. It is a bit different then the raucous fury of the first two, but very interesting and worth your time. Damien joins Conan to discuss the many moods of writing this record and the themes within (including new fatherhood), SCRAPPING the original 3rd record entirely, and a […]
  • Ep329: Mike Morasky (Steel Pole Bath Tub, Cassette Prophet) (4/17/2023) - stream/dl Cassette Prophet is Mike from SPBT’s newest thing, a long percolating band and project based on an incredible mythos involving (*checks notes*) Radio Shack? In fact last time he was on it was called: “First Church of Radio Shack.” We discuss that, as well as the many varieties of Milk Cult, the No Coast […]
  • Ep328: Resurrectionists (Joe Cannon, Jeff Brueggeman, Gian Chivas Pogliano) (4/10/2023) - stream/dl Resurrectionists are an awesome new (er) band from Milwaukee and they have a record called Now That We Are All Ghosts that Conan is VERY familiar with! Chamber DOOM Folk Americana. Let’s get into a song by song breakdown, find out if this band is truly clock rock or not and get into the […]
  • Ep327: A Fond Farewell to RadioNOPE (4/7/2023) - To view this content, you must be a member of Conan's Patreon at $1 or more Unlock with PatreonAlready a qualifying Patreon member? Refresh to access this content.
  • Ep326: John Darnielle (the Mountain Goats) (3/20/2023) - stream/dl John was good enough to talk to Conan before their next big tour. What about? Pokerface! Stylistic changeups,the evolution of Mountain Goats from one guy to a large band and what the various members bring. Setlists and when a song works live or doesn’t. Songs that reveal themselves. Shania Twain? GOTHS, The Sunset Tree. […]
  • Ep325: Donna Diane (Djunah) (3/13/2023) - stream/dl It has been 184 episodes since Donna Diane has been on Protonic. A few things have happened since then. Including Djunah’s new record Femina Furens. The absolutely nuts video for Seven Winds of Sekhmet. Legs for bassist, doing everything ones self (no, really!) complex post-traumatic stress disorder, poetry and deadbeat dad Gods. It is […]
  • Ep324: Lori Joseph (Acid King) (3/7/2023) - stream/dl Beyond Vision! An all new Acid King record for 2023. This one is a bit more psychedelic then previous records but still has the essential monolithic AK riffs you would expect. Yet, there are keyboards too. (*gasp*). It is a winding, thundering song cycle of space exploration. There’s a song by song of the […]
  • Ep323: Russell Simins (Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, S-E-R-V-I-C-E, Crunt) (2/27/2023) - stream/dl DANG! it’s the drum man for the BLUUUUUUES EXPLOOOOOSSSION. Who also happens to be half of the creative braintrust of the mighty SERVICE (Whose: DRAG ME was named best record of 2022 by this show!). A detailed history of JSBX, album by album… starting from the very beginning. R.L. Burnside! Playing with Tom Waits. […]
  • Ep322: Rose Marshack (Poster Children, Salaryman, Author) (2/22/2023) - stream/dl The incredible Rose Marshack of Poster Children has written a book called: Play Like a Man: My Life In Poster Children. Join us as we discuss music as community, the nuts, bolts and dollars and cents of making music. Surviving the 90s gold rush on a major label. Creative ventures. Origin stories, tour reports, […]
  • Ep321: Ivan Julian (Richard Hell and the Voidoids, Shriekback, Matthew Sweet) (2/15/2023) - stream/dl Ivan has a new record called Swing Your Lanterns. Starting in live performance with the Foundations (Build Me Up Buttercup) with touring 101, starting in with Richard Hell and the Voidoids in 70s New York. Rehearsing 3 or 4 songs for months for the first ep, Black Generation. Liars Beware! The different sounds and […]
  • Ep320: Kevin Rutmanis (Hepa.Titus, Cows, Melvins, Tomahawk) (2/7/2023) - Kevin is back and he has TWO new records! Uneat, the latest from Hepa.Titus. And Crackpot Whorehead a collaboration with Trevor Dunn. The Bass V – I. A brief history of hepa.titus, and remote collaborations. Selected Melvins memories. The joy of grabbing weird gear and doing cool things with it.  All that and a living […]
  • Ep319: Martin Bisi (Producer, Engineer, Martin Bisi Band) (1/21/2023) - The pride of Gowanus comes on Protonic Reversal. Martin documented all the no waves bands, ran a studio with Bill Laswell before running it himself. Recorded Herbie Hancock’s ROCKIT (!), as well as Ex-Models, Lydia Lunch… Sonic Youth Bad Moon Rising and EVOL. J.G. Thirlwell. All of that, an incredible career and incredible ongoing presence […]
  • Ep318: Mario Lalli (Fatso Jetson, Mario Lalli and the Rubber Snake Charmers, Yawning Man, Across The River, Queens of the Stone Age) (1/11/2023) - Boomer, The godfather of desert rock! Early days with Black Flag, Redd Kross and Saccharine Trust. Restaurants and riffs. The incredible Tony Tornay. Introducing: The free and unique night to night music of the Rubber Snake Charmers. The origins of the incredible Fatso Jetso. Dropping into the desert sessions to do “millionaire” (later to become […]
  • Ep317: Top Records of 2022 (12/28/2022) - stream/dl It is time for the yearly countdown of some of my favorite records of 2022. I can’t include all of them and taste is subjective, but hopefully you can find some gems here that you either were not aware of or have been meaning to check out. And for those that don’t care about […]
  • Ep316: Alec Mackaye (Hammered Hulls, The Warmers, Ignition) (12/23/2022) - stream/dl Hammered Hulls! A new-ish band with a GREAT record called Careening. Singer and frontman Alec Mackaye comes on protonic reversal and goes into a DETAILED song by song of this incredible record, as well as talk of The Warmers, general songwriting, song lyric interpretations as jumping off points and writing prompts for the audience, […]
  • Ep315: Mike Baggetta (mssv, Mike Baggetta / Mike Watt / Jim Keltner, solo) (12/19/2022) - stream/dl Everywhen We Go, that’s the new record by Mike Baggetta / Jim Keltner / Mike Watt is now out! It’s the latest record from a loose limbed collaboration by the iconic experimental guitarist, the mighty Minutemen bass man and the incredible session drummer who has played with everybody. So what’s the difference between that […]
  • Ep314: Mike Watt (mssv, Minutemen, fIREHOSE, the Stooges, Flipper, solo, Mike Baggetta / Jim Keltner / Mike Watt) (12/12/2022) - stream/dl Surprise! It is the one and only Mr. Mike Watt. He’s got a new record with Mike Beggata and Jim Keltner called Everywhen We Go. Hot off the presses! We discuss that (and the difference between mssv!) as well as the Watt from Pedro show, Flipper, Iggy, erasing ageism in movement music, knee blow […]
  • Ep313: Gerald V. Casale (DEVO) (12/6/2022) - stream/dl The unmistakable Gerald V. Casale of DEVO RETURNS! He has new music. The Invisible Man ep, along with a reissue of the Jihad Jerry & the Evildoers material under his own name. Fantastic videos for I’m Gonna Pay U Back and The Invisible Man. Collaboration with Steve Bartek of Oingo Boingo and Josh Freese […]
  • Ep312: Paul Roessler (The Screamers, 45 Grave, Nervous Gender, Nina Hagen, Twisted Roots, Solo, Producer) (11/21/2022) - stream/dl The great Paul Roessler! He’s recently released The Turning of the Bright World, a new solo record. Lots of talk about the iconic and legendary band The Screamers who never recorded a proper record but are legends of punk rock and progenitors of “synth punk” and still a hot topic to this day, Twisted […]
  • Ep311: John Schmersal (Brainiac, Enon, Vertical Scratchers, Crooks on Tape) (11/16/2022) - stream/dl Brainiac touring in 2023? Amazing! Let’s get the full details from the guitar man himself, how a Brainiac tour can (and is) happening without the great Timmy Taylor (RIP). Fresh off a tour with the band Caribou, John breaks it down. How about a rundown of the catalog too? Yeah? Sound good. The Attic […]
  • Ep310: Nick Sakes (Upright Forms, Colossamite, Dazzling Killmen, Sicbay) (11/5/2022) - stream/dl Upright Forms are a new band! One of their first recordings is on the Sounds to Make You Shudder Skin Graft comp. Conan knows the three members from very different bands and circles. The Upright Forms origins are discussed as well as indepth look at Dazzling Killmen (Face of collapse! Jazz guys and wildcard), […]
  • Ep309: Mark Davies (Thinking Fellers Union Local 282) (10/19/2022) - stream/dl Reissues of Strangers From the Universe and Admonishing the Bishops! Yes, it is true. Bulbous Monocle is doing just that. What better time to go over the entire storied and varied TFUL282 catalog with a fine tooth comb? A bit about each record, baroque instruments making weird noises. Optigans! Mother of All Saints! The […]
  • Ep308: microwaves (Dave Kuzy, John Roman, Adam Macgregor) (10/16/2022) - stream/dl The mighty men of MICROWAVES! This incredibly long lived band of uncompromising relentlessly creative Pittsburgh noiseniks have a new one called Discomfiture Atlas, a record with TWO lineups. One of which is with previous bassplayer Steve Moore of Zombi fame. A wild time! Or as Dave says: “We talk about the songs on the […]
  • Ep307: Guy Picciotto (fugazi) (10/3/2022) - stream/dl Well then! How about a comprehensive talk with the fantastic and innovative guitarist and singer? A deep and far ranging conversation on models of operation, freedom and creativity as well as relatively comprehensive deep dives through all of all of the fugazi catalog? Strap in everybody!
  • Ep306: Toshi Kasai (Producer, Engineer, Musician) (9/8/2022) - stream/dl Toshi is the renowned producer of bands like Melvins, Tool and so much more. He’s not only the master mind of the incredible Plan D, but has a fantastic new record called Based on True Stories, that is full of gypsy jazz, backmasking, filters and glitches but is… mostly acoustic? We take a deep […]
  • Ep305: Chat Pile (8/22/2022) - What a treat! All four members of Oklahoma City Noise-rock/sludge superstars come on Protonic Reversal to talk about their awesome new record God’s Country in-depth. An in-depth song by song discussion! Along with talk of logos, art direction, the Oklahoma scene and a surprising amount of 90s swing revival discourse.  stream/dl
  • Ep304: Scott Picco (Almanac Man, Bear Claw, Rented Rooms) (8/19/2022) - stream/dl Almanac Man is a great newer band from Denver, with a great new record called For Your Cause. Song by song breakdown of that record, as well as a comprehensive overview of the long lived, 2-bass and drums Chicago trio Bear Claw. Chris Metcalf of Life and Times and playing in Rented Rooms and […]
  • Ep303: Dan Kubinski (Die Kreuzen, DeadFinger) (8/5/2022) - The mighty Die Kreuzen vocalist and frontman has a brand new dark acoustic duo called DeadFinger. Learn all about that here, as well as a detailed run through of the entire history of Die Kreuzen, key moments and records, what came afterwards and lots more. Reunions, shouting out newer bands, post-Die Kreuzen activities, The Crosses […]
  • Ep302: Carl Shane (Kal Marks) (8/2/2022) - Tom Waits, Harvey Milk, Melvins, Captain Beefheart and more! Turning a solo project into a band and into the same band but with a different lineup. One guitar vs. two guitars. The story of Kal Marks coming back during COVID. The story of playing with Kowloon Walled City, Gentrification and not caring about what is […]
  • Ep301: Stephen Egerton (Descendents, ALL) (7/22/2022) - stream/dl Cool! It’s the guitar man from the mighty Descendents and ALL (and FLAG!). Listen in as Stephen and Conan talk about: bringing the prog to the downstrokes, growing up in a musical family, wireless or wired (never knobs), ALL (the album and the band), Everything Sucks, 9th and Walnut, oh yeah, and some dude […]
  • Ep300: Conan Neutron answers YOUR questions! (7/17/2022) - stream/dl For episode 300, it was time for something COMPLETELY different.Don’t worry, it isn’t only: “When are you going to have _ on?” or “How is babby formed?”. It’s a nice blend of IMs, e-mails and live comments all answered in a live environment.
  • Ep299: Mike Kunka (godheadSilo, Enemymine, Dead Low Tide, Smoke and Smoke) PT.2 (7/6/2022) - stream/dl Part 2 of the epic episode with Mike Kunka! (Part 1 is here) We talk about the later days of godheadSilo, Enemymine, Dead Low Tide, Smoke and Smoke and what exactly the deal was with that reunion tour in the middle of winter a few years back. 
  • Ep298: Mike Kunka (godheadSilo, Enemymine Dead Low Tide, Smoke and Smoke) PT.1 (7/4/2022) - stream/dl Mike Kunka is an American bass guitarist best known as a member of the group godheadSilo. He has also been a member of the groups Dead Low Tide, Smoke and Smoke and Enemymine, based out of Washington state. All that and Three Men and a Baby with Melvins. We talk about… all of that! […]
  • Ep297: Jem Ponussamy (DEAD) (6/18/2022) - stream/dl Jem of the mighty DEAD (Australia) returns to Protonic Reversal to talk about re-pressing Raving Drooling, releasing UP YOURS, We Grit Our Teeth, CLUB DEAD, multiple versions of the band and lots, lots more. (not touring though!)
  • Ep296: Damon Che (Don Caballero) (6/7/2022) - Wait, what?! That’s right, it is the most comprehensive breakdown of all things Don Cab you are likely to hear. Album by album, For Respect to American Don, and even World Class Listening Problem and Punkgasm. The art on 2 and What Burns. Using technology to solve problems. Is he playing? What happened with Bellini? […]
  • Ep295: Stephen DePace (Flipper) (6/3/2022) - stream/dl A comprehensive history of the band Flipper from the genre defining band’s mighty drummer! The positivity of LIFE, the synare of Sex Bomb and the sax solos. Public Flipper Limited, Gone Fishin’, Blow’n Chunks, vs. Studio 54 (Really!), Being Rick Rubin’s favorite band, losing Will Shatter, Krist Noviselic (!) and David Yow (!), joining […]
  • Ep294: Stu Spasm (Lubricated Goat, the Art Gray Noizz Quintet) (5/24/2022) - stream/dl Lubricated Goat! CRUNT! the Art Gray Noizz Quintet! Stu Spasm (aka: Stu Gray) is a legend in underground music. Find out who in Lubricated Goat liked Motley Crue a little too much, playing with Charles Tolnay and Guy Maddison (respectively!), Playing naked on television, getting stabbed in Berlin and various activities in between, CRUNT, […]
  • Ep293: Will Brooks (Dälek) (5/17/2022) - stream/dl Well, well, well! It’s Will Brooks of Dälek, coming in hot with a fantastic new record called Precipice. One that features a guest appearance by young up and comer Adam Jones of (*checks notes*) TOOL, even. Listen in as Will and Conan talk about sharing the stage with everybody from Godflesh to Prince Paul, […]
  • Ep292: Sohrab Habibion and Michael Jaworski (SAVAK) (5/9/2022) - stream/dl SAVAK have a new record, their 5th! Human Error/Human Delight, it’s a great rocker and has a wild array of bass players, just like the band. It’s been 192 episodes since Sohrab was last on and 208 since it was a full episode, and Michael Jaworski has NEVER been on. Here that is finally […]
  • Ep291: Protonic Reversal / Movie Night Extravaganza X’over: This Is Spinal Tap w/ Gerald V. Casale (DEVO) (5/7/2022) - stream/dl THIS CROSSOVER GOES TO 11! That’s right, it is the the classic (and endlessly quotable) Rob Reiner Mockumentary. With a round table discussion that includes Gerald V. Casale of DEVO, Brian Teasley (Birdstuff) of Man…or Astro-Man?/Polyphonic Spree and St. Vincent and so much more! The first ever crossover between Conan Neutron’s Protonic Reversal and […]
  • Ep290: Angela Phillips and Dylan Teggart (A Deer A Horse) (4/23/2022) - stream/dl Angela and Dylan are back… after 102 episodes and a full year to talk about their new record GRIND. Thoughts on discussion on touring in the age of COVID, continuing on without Rebecca. Bringing in new folks to the band. What adornments and embellishments an extra year (!) of sitting with a record provides, […]
  • Ep289: Ian Miller (Kowloon Walled City) (4/14/2022) - stream/dl Ian Miller is 1/4 of the incredible and iconic Kowloon Walled City. They have a (relatively) new record out and are doing tour dates on the East Coast and Rust Belt, in some cases for the very first time. That is discussed, as well as the origin and story behind (*deep breath*) Interesting Times […]
  • Ep288: Jon Weisnewski (Akimbo, Sandrider) (4/8/2022) - stream/dl That’s right, it’s Conan’s old friend the mighty Jon Weisnewski, host of the excellent TOMORROW WE DIE!  An podcast about touring under adverse conditions that is probably a cousin to Protonic Reversal. Also, the mighty AKIMBO, SANDRIDER and now… NUCLEAR DUDES. Are you looking for a comprehensive history of the Akimbo Discography? How about […]
  • Ep287: Lenny Kaye (Patti Smith Group, Nuggets, Author) (3/29/2022) - stream/dl Wow! It’s the amazing Lenny Kaye! Guitarist, songwriter, Creator of NUGGETS and Author! His new book: “Lightning Striking: Ten Transformative Moments in Rock and Roll.” and it is AWESOME. Tales of creating songs with Patti and beyond. Horses! Easter! Radio Ethopia! and records made in recent decades soon. Rocking, writing, being a critic, a […]
  • Ep286: Jarboe (Swans, Solo, World of Skin) (3/18/2022) - stream/dl Wow! It is THE LIVING JARBOE, artist, singer, musician and ICON. Coming at last to Protonic Reversal to talk about the reissue, remaster and reimagining of the Skin/World of Skin record “blood, women, roses” being reborn as Jarboe – Skin, Blood, Women, Roses. CRY ME A RIVER, Eat or sleep tour, Hauling heavy vintage […]
  • Ep285: Mark Stewart (The Pop Group, Vs.) (3/3/2022) - The legendary singer and front-man of the iconic and influential The Pop Group comes on Protonic Reversal to talk all about that legendary band, as well as the Rip it Up And Start Again documentary on the “post-punk” scene. Which also refuses to just be a museum piece. Additionally lots about a brand new record […]
  • RIP Mark Lanegan (Ep146: revisited…) (2/23/2022) - stream/dl Absolutely devastated to hear of Mr. Mark Lanegan’s passing. Here is a repost of episode 146, which came out before his book and just after Somebody’s Knocking was released. This episode was a couple weeks before COVID hit. What an incredible voice, and interesting man! There’s a lot of laughs in this episode. Enjoy. […]
  • Ep284: Tristan Shone (Author & Punisher) (2/21/2022) - stream/dl KRÜLLER is the brand new album by Author & Punisher, the brainchild of Tristan Shone. We do a song by song breakdown at the end, but speak a but about the entire Author & Punisher catalog, as well as COVID hitting at the end of being on tour with TOOL. Why you must always […]
  • Ep283: Deniz Tek (Radio Birdman, The Deniz Tek Group) (2/14/2022) - stream/dl That’s right! it is the proto-punk/rock ‘n roll icon himself. The mighty Deniz Tek. Perhaps you’ve head of RADIO BIRDMAN, friend? Anyway, let’s run through the discography and those wild days of bringing the motor city mayhem to Australia with a band that excited future record nerds and Seymour Stein but got as many […]
  • Ep282: Steve Fisk (Pell Mell, Pigeonhed, Producer) (2/7/2022) - stream/dl The incredible Steve Fisk of Let Them Eat Jellybeans fame. A wild and winding talk with the legendary producer and musician that stretches the epochs of time. Keyboard inspirations, finding and creating community. Punk rock, Pell Mell, Pigeonhed and more. An insider’s view of Seattle during the early 90s GOLD RUSH of grunge and […]
  • Ep281: J “Quitty” Quittner (Tight Bros From Way Back When, Nudity) (2/1/2022) - stream/dl Tight Bros From Way Back When were a damn hell ass rock band at a time where that wasn’t as appreciated as it should have been. That band is only one reason why Quitty is such a legend in certain circles. Nudity, Mukilteo Fairies, the list goes on. Of course why talk about that […]
  • Ep280: Toko Yasuda (Enon, St. Vincent, The Lapse, Blonde Redhead) (1/23/2022) - At last! It is the incredible Toko Yasuda. One third of the much missed and criminally underrated Enon. Live member of St. Vincent’s band, The Lapse, and… more. Hear all about finishing things and being lazy, being a bandmember vs. being a hired hand. Choreography and practice, joining up with the Sleater-Kinney live band for […]
  • Ep279: John Huston (Stomatopod) (1/17/2022) - John Huston is the guitarist and singer for Chicago power-trio STOMATOPOD, who are releasing their 3rd record Competing with Hindsight. We get into a little of each of the Stomatopod records, the history of the band, the Pawners Society and lots more. 
  • Ep278: Kim Coletta (Jawbox, Desoto) (1/8/2022) - stream/dl Well, hey, hey! It is the incredible Kim Coletta of Jawbox. A free ranging discussion about covid times, revisiting old material, holding the angle while the guitars do crazy things and a whole lot more. Covid kids, picking material for new shows, breaking news that can’t be broke (finger to the lip), Bill leaving and Brooks […]
  • Ep277: Protonic Reversal – Top 21 of 2021: Best Records of the Year. (12/27/2021) - 1. Lung – Come Clean Right Now – I’m Nervous (ep163: Kate Wakefield) 2. Mike Lust – Demented Wings – Danceteria (ep254: Mike Lust) 3. Tomahawk – Tonic Immobility – Predators and Scavengers (ep158: Duane Denison) 4. Tropical Fuck Storm – Deep States – New Romeo Agent (ep260: Erica Dunn) 5. Sleaford Mods – Spare […]
  • Ep276: William Goldsmith (Sunny Day Real Estate, Foo Fighters, Assertion) (12/22/2021) - stream/dl William Goldsmith is the incredible drummer for Sunny Day Real Estate, The Fire Theft and now… Assertion, he was also in the original lineup of the Foo Fighters with SDRE bandmate Nate Mendel and it wasn’t the nicest time. Hear all about creating and playing at a furious pace in Assertion. Number songs! “Make […]
  • Ep275: Ken Andrews (Failure, Year of the Rabbit, Producer) (12/13/2021) -   stream/dl WILD TYPE DROID! That’s right, new Failure record suckers.. song by song breakdown of it, as well as all the details of the weeks long improv sessions that made it , COMFORT, MAGNIFIED, FANTASTIC PLANET, THE HEART IS A MONSTER… all the things! Reconvening without being a nostalgia act. Deep dive into all […]
  • Ep274: John Mohr, Mike Greenlees, Tom Zaluckyj (TAR) (12/6/2021) - stream/dl Well hey there, it is 3/4 of the mighty Tar! A deep dive into the discography, the mythos, the digging through shoeboxes for all of the awesome ephemera that led to The TAR Box Set (Vol. 1). Lots on reconvening, long (really long) distance practice, doing something that means a whole hell of a […]
  • Ep273: Kevin Whitley and Brent Prager (Cherubs) (11/29/2021) -   stream/dl 2/3 of CHERUBS! Come on Protonic Reversal. Discussion of the “brand new” SLO BLO 4 FRNZ & SXY, 2 Ynfynyty, Icing, Immaculada High, The mighty HEROIN MAN, and using the studio to make something truly noisy and cool and IN THE RED, competing with yourself to make something worthwhile. How much coffee it […]
  • Ep272: Tim Quirk (Too Much Joy) (11/22/2021) - stream/dl The incredible Tim Quirk is most known for the excellent and clever band, Too Much Joy. He’s also an excellent writer, and has been at the ground floor for a FEW stages of the digital music revolution. Bob Seger! The Incredible depths of “Seasons in the Sun.”  Witness as we discuss the many records […]
  • Ep271: Joe Carducci (SST Records, Author: Rock and the Pop Narcotic, Western Stories, Enter Naomi) (11/9/2021) - stream/dl The amazing Joe Carducci has a new book of screen plays called Western Stories. We speak of that, as well as the timeless Rock and the Pop Narcotic, the greater history of the creation of independent distribution systems and the architecture for the American DIY world. We also get into the Velvet Underound (and […]
  • Ep270: Chris Murphy (Sloan, Tuns) (10/29/2021) - stream/dl He’s back! He’s back! After episode 208‘s comprehensive rundown of Sloan’s career (so far) the mighty Mr. Murphy is back to tell us all about Tuns and Trans-Canada Highwaymen and fill in some of the spots we missed. the Hit and Run ep (and the ACTUAL hit and run behind it), Silence Trumps Lies. […]
  • Ep269: Shannon Selberg (Heroine Sheiks, the Cows) (10/17/2021) - stream/dl After episode 206‘s epic length discussion of the Cows, it is only fair to do a deep dive into the discography of the mighty Heroine Sheiks! Especially now that Out of Aferica  is being released on vinyl for the FIRST TIME. Hear how this very specific keyboard music came together as a NY band […]
  • Ep268: Ben Verellen (Helms Alee, Verellen Amps, Harkonen) (10/9/2021) -   stream/dl The Mighty Ben Verellen on Protonic Reversal at last. Conan and Ben talk a little about the Harkonen tour where they played along with a cd, layered harmonies, HA origin story, the 8/16 “Beavis and Butthead video”, as well as an album by album run through of the many wonderful Helms Alee records. […]
  • Ep267: Trevor Dunn (Mr. Bungle, Fantomas, SpermChurch) (10/4/2021) -   stream/dl The relentless Trevor Dunn is back! This time with SpermChurch an international poly electro collaborative duo with electronic artist Sannety, releasing the brand new merdeka atau mati on his brand new label Riverworm Records. In this episode we discuss, growing up in Humboldt county and the origins of Mr. Bungle as well as […]
  • Ep266: Billy Gould (Faith No More) (9/21/2021) - stream/dl The return of the Faith No More bass man! The early (grubby) days, and a deep, deep dive into the FNM discography. The myth and reality of Chuck Mosley.  Rakija! Herzog and Kinski. Coming back to the band and all the various personalities. Kool Arrow! Last time we talked about MC50, Talking Book and […]

Ep275: Ken Andrews (Failure, Year of the Rabbit, Producer)
Ep274: John Mohr, Mike Greenlees, Tom Zaluckyj (TAR)
Ep273: Kevin Whitley and Brent Prager (Cherubs)
Ep272: Tim Quirk (Too Much Joy)
Ep271: Joe Carducci (SST Records, Author: Rock and the Pop Narcotic, Western Stories, Enter Naomi)
Ep270: Chris Murphy (Sloan, Tuns)
Ep269: Shannon Selberg (Heroine Sheiks, the Cows)
Ep268: Ben Verellen (Helms Alee, Verellen Amps, Harkonen)
Ep267: Trevor Dunn (Mr. Bungle, Fantomas, SpermChurch)
Ep266: Billy Gould (Faith No More)
Ep265: Tony Aguilar (All Souls, Totimoshi)
Ep264: James Woodard (The Grasshopper Lies Heavy)
Ep263: Aaron Beam (Red Fang)
Ep262: Kira Roessler (Black Flag, Dos, Solo)
Ep260: Erica Dunn (Tropical Fuck Storm, Mod Con, Palm Springs)
Ep259: Dana Viloria (Wavebreaker, Turbo Lightning, Batwings Catwings)
Ep258: Lindsey Charles (the Cell Phones)
Ep257: Steve Pike (Exhalants)
Ep256: Dave Norwood (The Gary)
Ep255: Dave Leto (Rye Coalition)
Ep254: Mike Lust (Tight Phantomz, Lustre King, Solo)
Ep253: Aaron Beam (Red Fang)
Ep252: Chris Brokaw (Come, Codeine, The New Year, Martha’s Vineyard Ferries, Solo)
Ep251: Eric Fundingsland (“Why Am I Doing This?” Tour Documentary, The Bismarck)
Ep250: Gerald Casale of DEVO interviews Conan Neutron
Ep249: Hugo Burnham (Gang of Four)
Ep248: Greg Norton (Hüsker Dü, Gang Font, Porcupine)
Ep247: Mick Harvey (Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, The Birthday Party, PJ Harvey, Solo Artist)
Ep261: Johnny Temple (Girls Against Boys, Soulside, Fake Names, Akashic Books)
Ep260: Erica Dunn (Tropical Fuck Storm, Mod Con, Palm Springs)
Ep259: Dana Viloria (Wavebreaker, Turbo Lightning, Batwings Catwings)
Ep258: Lindsey Charles (the Cell Phones)
Ep257: Steve Pike (Exhalants)
Ep256: Dave Norwood (The Gary)
Ep255: Dave Leto (Rye Coalition)
Ep254: Mike Lust (Tight Phantomz, Lustre King, Solo)
Ep253: Aaron Beam (Red Fang)
Ep252: Chris Brokaw (Come, Codeine, The New Year, Martha’s Vineyard Ferries, Solo)
Ep251: Eric Fundingsland (“Why Am I Doing This?” Tour Documentary, The Bismarck)
Ep250: Gerald Casale of DEVO interviews Conan Neutron
Ep249: Hugo Burnham (Gang of Four)
Ep248: Greg Norton (Hüsker Dü, Gang Font, Porcupine)
Ep247: Mick Harvey (Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, The Birthday Party, PJ Harvey, Solo Artist)
Ep246: Craig Wedren (Shudder to Think)
Ep245: Eugene Robinson (Oxbow, Whipping Boy)
Ep244: Elisha Wiesner (The Martha’s Vineyard Ferries, Kahoots)
Ep243: Tim Cedar (Part Chimp)
Ep242: David Yow (The Jesus Lizard, Scratch Acid)
Ep241: Andrew “Falco” Falkous (mclusky, Future of the Left, Christian Fitness)
Ep240: Cheshire Agusta (Stinking Lizaveta)
Ep239: Matt Parish (Stuffed Spider, Ho-Ag)
Ep238: Greg Saunier (Deerhoof)
Ep237: Rick Froberg (Hot Snakes, Drive Like Jehu, Pitchfork, Obits)
Ep236: John Hastie and Robert Gomez (Nonagon)
Ep235: Samantha Paulsen (We Versus The Shark, Mean Queen, Man… or Astro-Man?)
Ep234: Silkworm’s FIREWATER at 25 (with Tim Midyett)
Ep233: Page Hamilton (Helmet, Band of Susans)
Ep232: Danielle de Picciotto (Hackedepicciotto, Solo Artist)
Ep231: Mike Hard (God Bullies, Thrall, They Never Sleep)
Ep230: Dale Crover (Melvins, Redd Kross, Dale Crover Band)
Ep229: Scott Evans (Kowloon Walled City)
Ep228: Jeff Byron (Wavebreaker, the Mae Shi, Turbo Lightning)
Ep227: Joe Mcclune (RLND)
Ep226: Josh Newton (Shiner, Glazed Baby, Season to Risk)
Ep225: Justin Pearson (The Locust, Dead Cross, Retox, Planet B, 31G)
Ep224: Chris Summerlin and Joe Thompson (Hey Colossus)
Ep223: The Tunnel (Jeff Wagner, Michael Jacobs, Sam Black)
Ep221: Brian Teasley (Man… or Astro-Man?, Servotron)
Ep220: Eddie Rivas (Distorted Pony, Leopold)
Ep219: Darren Jackson (Kid Dakota)
Ep218: Heather Smith (Bone and Bell)
Ep217: Greg Saunier (Deerhoof)
HELLS BALLS – An AC/DC Round Table special, with Brian Walsby and Tony Ash
Ep216: Syd Butler (Les Savy Fav, 8G Band, Frenchkiss Records)
Ep215: Tobias Nathaniel (The Red Step, The Black Heart Procession)
Ep213: Helios Creed (Chrome, Solo)
Ep212: Carina Round (Puscifer, Solo Artist)
Ep211: Trey Spruance (Mr. Bungle, Secret Chiefs 3)
Ep210: DEVO – Something For Everybody 10 Year Song by Song Breakdown with Jerry Casale
Ep209: Ian Mackaye (fugazi, Coriky, the Evens, Minor Threat, Dischord)
Ep208: Chris Murphy (Sloan)
Ep207: Jimmy Watkins (Running Punks)
Ep206: Shannon Selberg (the Cows, Heroine Sheiks)
Ep205: Patrick Tape Fleming (Gloom Balloon, Poison Control Center)
Ep204: Ed Fraser (Heads., Kino Motel)
Ep202: Jeff Mueller (June of 44, Shipping News, Rodan)
Ep201: Chris Williams (Maple Stave, Plastic Flame Press, The Operative)
Ep200! Brenna Betts! Josh Davis! “Why Do You Do What You Do?”
Ep199: James Williamson (Iggy and the Stooges)
Ep197: Ben Von Wildenhaus (Von Wildenhaus, Federation X)
Ep196: Alain Johannes (Eleven, QOTSA, Desert Sessions, PJ Harvey, Producer)
Ep195: Buzz Osborne & Trevor Dunn (Melvins, Fantomas, Mr. Bungle, King Buzzo [with Trevor Dunn])
Ep194: Alex Newport (Fudge Tunnel, Nailbomb, Theory of Ruin, Producer)
Ep193: Patty Schemel (Hole, Upset)
Ep192: Phil Manley (Trans Am, Terry Gross, Life Coach)
A tribute to Vern Rumsey
Ep191: Jennifer Finch (L7)
Ep190: David Pajo (Slint, Papa M, Zwan, Household Gods, Tortoise, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, Dead Child, Stereolab)
Ep189: Ross Knight (Cosmic Psychos)
Ep188: A Deer, A Horse (Rebecca, Angela, Dylan)
Ep187: Phill Calvert (The Birthday Party)
Ep186: Rick Valentin and Rose Marshack (Poster Children, Radio Zero)
Ep185: The Culture of Like and Subscribe with Steve Albini
Ep184: Tony Visconti (Producer: David Bowie, T. Rex, Iggy Pop, Thin Lizzy)
Ep183: Rob Montage (Waxeater)
Ep182: Jordan Sobolew (Reptoid)
Ep181: KatieJane Garside (Daisy Chainsaw, Liar,Flower, Queen Adreena)
Ep180: Jared Warren (Big Business, the Whip, KARP, Melvins)
Ep179: Travis Keller (Buddyhead, American Primitive)
Ep178: Zak Sally (The Hand, Low, Enemymine)
Ep176: David Scott Stone (LCD Soundsystem, Melvins, Unwound, Big Business, Slug, Get Hustle, etc.)
Ep174: Martin Atkins (PiL, Pigface, Killing Joke)
Ep172: Tad Doyle (TAD, Brothers of the Sonic Cloth)
Ep171: Ronnie Barnett (the Muffs)
Ep170: Mario Rubalcaba (Earthless, OFF!, Hot Snakes, Rocket From the Crypt, Clikitat Ikatowi)
Ep169: Tom Hazelmyer (Amphetamine Reptile)
Ep168: Salvation (Jason, Santiago, Victor)
Ep167: Alexander Hacke & Danielle De Picciotto (Hackeddepicciotto)
Ep166: Lori Barbero (Babes in Toyland)
Ep165: Allen Epley (Shiner, The Life and Times)
Ep164: Brian Walsby (Cartoonist, Shiny Beast, Polvo)
Ep163: Kate Wakefield (Lung)
Ep162: Mike Morasky (Steel Pole Bath Tub, Milk Cult)
Ep161: Chris Spencer (Human Impact, Unsane)
Ep159: Jerry Casale (DEVO)
Ep158: Duane Denison (The Jesus Lizard, Tomahawk, DK3)
Ep157: Andrew “Falco” Falkous (mclusky, Future of the Left, Christian Fitness)
Ep156: Toshi Kasai (Producer, Plan D, Big Business)
Ep155: Dale Crover (Melvins)
Ep154: Jem Ponnusamy (Dead)
Ep153: Steven McDonald (Redd Kross, OFF!, Melvins)
Ep152: Andee Connors (A Minor Forest/Aquarius Records)
Ep151: Tim Midyett (Silkworm, Mint Mile, Bottomless Pit)
Ep150: Steve Albini (Shellac, Big Black, Rapeman)
Ep149: Billy Gould (Faith No More, Talking Book)
Ep148: Buzz Osborne (Melvins)
Ep147: Jonathan Nuñez (Torche)
Ep146: Mark Lanegan (Mark Lanegan Band, Queens of the Stone Age, Gutter Twins, Screaming Trees)
Ep145: Creston Spiers (Harvey Milk)
Ep144: Kevin Rutmanis (hepa.titus, The Cows, Melvins, Tomahawk)
Ep143: Mike Watt (Minutemen, fIREHOSE, The Stooges)
Ep142: Matt Cronk (Qui, Cunts)
Ep141: Donna Diane (Djunah, Beat Drun Juel)
Ep140: Greg Saunier (Deerhoof)
Ep139: Mark Deutrom (Bellringer, Melvins)
Ep138: Gareth “Gaz” Liddiard (Tropical Fuck Storm, The Drones)
Ep137: Bill Barbot (Jawbox, Foxhall Stacks, Burning Airlines)
Ep136: Brainiac (John, Juan, Tyler)
Ep135: Ifihadahifi (DJ, Chris, Josh, Michael)
Ep134: Justin Foley (The Austerity Program)
Ep133: 5 Year Anniversary
Ep132: Coady Willis (Big Business, Murder City Devils, Melvins)
Ep131: Travis Keller (Buddyhead, American Primitive)
Ep130: Best Albums of 2018
Ep129: Craig Wedren (Shudder to Think)
Ep128: Bob Bert (Sonic Youth, Pussy Galore, Lydia Lunch Retrovirus, Jon Spencer & the HITmakers)
Ep127: Steve Albini (Shellac, Big Black, Engineer)
Ep126: J.D. Pinkus (Butthole Surfers, Melvins, Honky)
Ep125: Sam Coomes (Quasi. Jon Spencer & the HITmakers)
Ep124: WORK (Joe Cannon, Kavi Laud, Jeff Brueggeman)
Ep123: Toshi Kasai (Producer and Engineer: Melvins, Tool, Helmet)
Ep122: Mike Greenlees/John Mohr (Tar)
Ep120: Jeff Mueller (June of 44, Shipping News, Rodan)
Ep119: Joe Cardamone (the Icarus Line)/Michael Grodner (The Icarus Line Must Die)
Ep118: Rick Valentin (Poster Children, Thoughts Detecting Machines)
Ep117: Andrew Elstner (Dead Now, Tilts, Torche)
Ep116: Andrew “Falco” Falkous (Future of the Left, christian fitness, mclusky)
Ep115: The Bismarck (Chris Jury, Dan Mohr, Eric Fundingsland)
Ep114: Keith Morris (OFF!, Black Flag, Circle Jerks)
Ep113: Rose Marshack (Poster Children)
Ep112: Body Futures (DJ Hostettler, Dixie Jacobs, Chris Maury)
Ep111: Dave Catching (Rancho De La Luna, Earthlings?, Eagles of Death Metal, Desert Sessions, Queens of the Stone Age)
Ep110: Marissa Paternoster (Screaming Females)
Ep109: Top 10 Albums of 2017
Ep108: Darren Jackson (Kid Dakota)
Ep107: Hank Donovan (Magpies, Rattlesnake Cable Company)
Ep106: Keith Brammer (Die Kreuzen)
Ep105: Tim Midyett (Silkworm, Bottomless Pit, Mint Mile)
Ep104: Nick Skrobisz (Multicult)
Ep103: WORK (Joe Cannon, Jeff Brueggeman, Kavi Laud)
Ep101: Fox Face (Mary Joy, Lindsay DeGroot, Lydia Chioda, Chopper Chioda)
Ep101: Lindsey Charles (The Cell Phones)
Ep100: Chris Frey! Christian Lembach! Sohrab Habibion! Josh Newton! Dale Crover! Tom Hazelmyer! Andrew “Falco” Falkous! Rick Valentin! (not) Steve Albini!
Ep099: Rick Sims (Didjits, Gaza Strippers)
Ep098: Eugene Robinson (Oxbow, Whipping Boy, Sal Mineo)
Ep097: Mike Blaha (The Blind Shake, BLAHA, Shadow in the Cracks)
Ep096: J. Robbins (Jawbox, Burning Airlines, Channels)
Ep095: Brian Pennington (Lardo, Megamaul, Radiant Republic)
Ep094: Duane Denison (Jesus Lizard, Tomahawk, DK3)
Ep093: Hammer, Chisel, Fall – Anti-Inauguration Day Jukebox
Ep092: Protonic Reversal Top 10 Records of 2016
Ep091: Justin Trosper (Unwound, Survival Knife, Nocturnal Habits)
Ep090: Christian Lembach (Whores.)
Ep089: Andrew “Falco” Falkous (Future of the Left, mclusky, christian fitness)
Ep088: Brenna Betts (Goodbye Brenna!)
Ep087: Jeff Byron/Dana Poblete (Batwings Catwings)
Ep086: Mike Upchurch (The Hotbox)
Ep085: Bob Hannam/Ryan Sutherby (Melvins Documentary)
Ep084: Sohrab Habibion (Savak, Obits, Edsel)
Ep083: Joel Frost (Playing Rock Star)
Ep082: DJ Hostettler (Unintimidated: Wisconsin Musicians Against Scott Walker)
Ep081: Brendan Canty (fugazi, Deathfix, Burn to Shine)
Ep080: Sean Kirkpatrick (Nervous Curtains, The pAperchAse)
Ep079: Josh Newton (Shiner, Glazed Baby, Season to Risk) -pt2
Ep078: Scott Evans/Jon Howell (Kowloon Walled City)
Ep077: Jason Myers (Author: A Sad History of Beautiful Nostalgia, Exit Here, The Mission)
Ep076: Tim Green (The Fucking Champs, Nation of Ulysses, Louder Studios)
Ep075: Josh Newton (Shiner, Season to Risk, Glazed Baby) Pt. 1
Ep074: Top 10 Albums of 2015
Ep073: Tom Hazelmyer (Amphetamine Reptile Records)
Ep072: Joe Cardamone (The Icarus Line)
Ep071: Jason Myles (La Fin Absolute Du Monde)
Ep070: Phil Manley/Sebastian Thomson (Trans Am)
Ep069: James Burns (SEMINARS / Police Teeth) & Casey Nolan
Ep068: Teri Gender Bender/Chris Common (Le Butcherettes)
Ep067: Christian Lembach (Whores.)
Ep066: Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover (The Melvins)
Ep065: Motherfucker (Erika, Erica, and Mandy)
Ep064: David Yow (Jesus Lizard, Scratch Acid, Actor)
Ep063: Andrew “Falco” Falkous returns (Future of the Left, mclusky, christian fitness)
Ep062: Debates, Humor and General Nonsense
Ep061: Love Moon and Sleeping Bag
Ep060: Brett Eugene Ralph (Kentucky Chrome Revue, Rising Shotgun, Malignant Growth)
Ep059: (redacted)
Ep058: Travis Keller (Buddyhead)
Ep057: Jon Fine (Bitch Magnet, Your Band Sucks [book])
Ep056: Ted Nesseth (Heavenly States)
Ep055: J. Robbins (Jawbox, Burning Airlines, Office of Future Plans)
Ep054: Back in Action.
Ep053: Russell Hall / Jonathan Brown (Tyranny is Tyranny)
Ep052: Tim Midyett (Silkworm, Bottomless Pit, Mint Mile)
Ep051: John Yingling (World Underground, Documentarian)
Ep050: Chris Frey (Porch) & Mike Markowski
Ep049: talk, tunes, etc.
Ep048: Back to the Bay
Ep047: Rick Valentin (Poster Children, Thoughts Detecting Machines, Radio Zero)
Ep046: Tony Molina
Ep045: “Say ‘YES’…to NOPE.”
Ep044: PRF Thundersnow 2015 roundup *OR* Augury and the Douche
Ep043: Sardinian Hello.
Ep042: Travis Keller (Buddyhead)
Ep041: the Neutron and Gritzy Show II – The Final Solution of Fun
Ep040: Michael Cobra & Rebecca Gone Bad (Happy Fangs)
Ep039: Tom Grigor (Sister Grizzly)
Ep038: Dixie Jacobs & DJ Hostettler (Body Futures)
Ep036: Jon Solomon (WPRB/Comedy Minus One)
Ep035: John Congleton (Producer, the pAperchAse)
Ep034: Matt Gentling (Archers of Loaf)
Ep033: Josh Hensley / Garth Mason (the rutabega)
Ep032: “I Can’t Breathe” music + Talk
Ep031: Jason Myers – Author (Exit Here, The Mission, Run the Game, etc.)
Ep030: Love Moon (Chuck Tom, James Lyter, Jordan Martich)
Ep029: Enough guests, some nice MUSIC for a change!
Ep028: Kevin Burkett (Electrical Guitar Company)
EP027: Rey Washam (Scratch Acid, Rapeman, Ministry)
Ep026: Colin Frangos (The Loyalists, Hey Hey What doc – The Blind Shake/Michael Yonkers)
Ep025: Conan plays a bunch of music.
Ep024: Minot (Matt Solberg, Shannon Corr, Ben Thorne)
Ep023: Elliot Turton (Waxeater, None of the Above Podcast)
Ep022: Jon Illum/Evan Gritzon (Lords of Sealand)
Ep021: Steve Albini (Shellac, Big Black, Engineer)
Ep020: Good Morning, Music
Ep019: David Urbano (Eastern Anchors) / Dixie Jacobs (Body Futures)
Ep018: Ryan De La Hoz (Cool Try)
Ep017: Bob Bucko Jr.
Ep016: Austin Pitts (Hurry Up Shotgun)
Ep015: Todd Rittmann (Dead Rider, U.S. Maple)
Ep014: Andrew “Falco” Falkous returns (Future of the Left, mclusky, christian fitness)
Ep013: Patrick Walsh (Risk/Reward, Live From the Barrage), Shehzaad Jiwani (Greys)
Ep012: The Neutron and Gritzy Show: The Final Solution of Fun!
Ep011: Erica Strout (Motherfucker), Ryan Werner (Passenger Side Books/The Internet)
Ep010: Jeff Moody (Stripwax, FoWlMouTh)
Ep009: More rock, less talk. PRF BBQ Chicago playlist
Ep008: Robert Kassees (Repeat After Me/Red Light Fever)
Ep007: Rebecca Gone Bad & Michael Cobra (Happy Fangs)
Ep006: Bryan Giles (Red Fang)/Melissa Dale Neal (Dark Beach)
Ep005: Bradley R. Weissenberger (The Book-Burners, .22)
Ep004: Andrew Falkous (Future of the Left, Mclusky), Bill Taylor (Songs For Snakes)
Ep003: Andrew Elstner (Torche, Tilts)
Ep002: PRF BBQ Extravaganza! Ben Abraham!, Chris Frey!, Austin Pitts!, Shannon Corr!
Ep001: the Maiden Voyage! Chris Frey of Porch in studio, Call from Austin Pitts of Hurry Up Shotgun