549 episodes

Damian Abraham has been many things... the singer of a critically acclaimed band, a failed VJ and food network host, one of the minds behind TV's "The Wrestlers", parent of 3... and undeniably, a punk music obsessive.

Each week, he sits down and chats with an interesting person from various walks of life to find out how their world was influenced and changed by the discovery of a novelty genre that supposedly died out in 1978... PUNK!

Turned Out A Punk Turned Out A Punk

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Damian Abraham has been many things... the singer of a critically acclaimed band, a failed VJ and food network host, one of the minds behind TV's "The Wrestlers", parent of 3... and undeniably, a punk music obsessive.

Each week, he sits down and chats with an interesting person from various walks of life to find out how their world was influenced and changed by the discovery of a novelty genre that supposedly died out in 1978... PUNK!

    Alex Edkins and Hayden Menzies from METZ are here

    Alex Edkins and Hayden Menzies from METZ are here

    Nine years in the making, the other 2/3s of one of Canada's greatest power trios have come to TOAP! Listen in as Damian sits down with METZ's Alex Edkins and Hayden Menzies, to talk punk and Ottawa's DIY hardcore utopia. From the influence of Shawn Scallen, to DCHC North, to not getting to America, to the righteous power of Mark Arm, to Three Penny Opera and so much more: don't miss this one!
    Also, don't miss METZ's fantastic new: "Up On Gravity Hill" lp, out now on Sub Pop!
    Also, don't miss METZ on tour!
    Also, don't miss the other third of Metz: Chis Slorach on TOAP


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    • 1 hr 29 min
    TOAP Classic: Chris Slorach from Metz is here

    TOAP Classic: Chris Slorach from Metz is here

    TOAP CLASSIC #12 (RELEASED: MAY 12, 2015)
    Don't miss Chris and METZ's fantastic new: "Up On Gravity Hill" lp, on Sub Pop
    Also, don't miss METZ on tour!
    Episode 27:
    This week Damian is joined by his practice space roomie, Chris Slorach of Metz. Grab a seat on a combo amp and listen in as the two talk about Chris’ journey from reluctant zinester to being in one of Canada’s greatest power trios.




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    • 1 hr 5 min
    Bill Stevenson is back

    Bill Stevenson is back

    Punk Rock Bowling presents:
    It's not the end of the world, since your baby left you. It's gonna be okay, Bill Stevenson is on TOAP, anyway! The Descendents, ALL, Black Flag legend returns to the show to talk more punk with Damian. From the formula that gave us the Descendents, to why side two is for the “cheezer” songs, to why he and Rollins wore short shorts, to being a coffee addict in a stoner band: DON’T MISS THIS ONE! 
    Also, don't miss Decendents and ALL at Punk Rock Bowling in Las Vegas May 25-27! Get your tickets now!


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    • 1 hr 34 min
    Andy Nelson and Dan Yemin are back

    Andy Nelson and Dan Yemin are back

    Years in the making, Andy Nelson and Dan Yemin have returned to TOAP! Listen in as Damian sits down with the Open City/ Paint It Black/ Lifetime bandmates to talk more punk! DON'T MISS THIS ONE!
    Also, don't miss Paint It Black on their California tour, this month!
    Also, don't miss Paint It Black's new "Famine" EP, on Revelation Records
    Also, don't miss the new reissue of Paint It Black's "Paradise" LP, available from Jade Tree/ Epitaph


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    • 1 hr 50 min
    Kat Moss from Scowl is here

    Kat Moss from Scowl is here

    Punk Rock Bowling presents:
    Get your psychic dancing shoes on because Kat Moss is on TOAP! Listen in as Damian sits down with the Scowl vocalist to talk punk and the growing pains that come with it. From the fanaticism of discovering punk, to two sides of the Limp Bizkit generational divide, to John Brannon's GOAT status, to the vitriol of armchair critics, to lead singer syndrome being real, to the magical plant that makes it all manageable and so much more: don't miss this one!
    Also, don't miss Scowl at Punk Rock Bowling in Las Vegas May 25-27! Get your tickets now!


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    • 1 hr 41 min
    Steve Shelley from Sonic Youth and Bush Tetras is here

    Steve Shelley from Sonic Youth and Bush Tetras is here

    30 years after Steve Shelley's maraca drumstick in "1991: The Year Punk Broke" blew Damian's mind, the Sonic Youth legend comes to TOAP! Listen in as the two discuss: Detroit New Wave, The Fix, and being a Crucifuck. From the still unsung Importance of L-Seven, to trying to join a band like Sonic Youth, to the troubled genius of Doc Dart, and so much more: DON'T MISS THIS!
    Also, don't miss Steve on Bush Tetras' fantastic: "They Live In My Head" LP, on Wharf Cat Records.
    Also, catch Steve on the legit reissue of the classic Sonic Youth bootleg: "Walls Have Ears" double LP,


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    • 1 hr 15 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
960 Ratings

960 Ratings

Bradnew92 ,

Best Punk Pod

Damian kills every interview and really lets the absolute legends he interviews talk it out and rant. Best podcast for punkers not that it’s a competition but every episode here is gold! Keep it up!

larp larpson ,

Stay punk!

Very informative. Stay Punk!

While Post ,

SPOOKEY RUBEN

THE PEEPLE ARR DEMANDING AN EP WITH SPOOKEY RUBEN!!!

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