Danko journeyed to London, Ontario to speak to Brian Vollmer, lead singer of Helix. Talk ranged from their classic song – “Rock You”, Lemmy Kilmister, Brian Robertson & Motorhead, independent records, cover bands, Traci Lords, Richard Pryor, Rip Taylor, Mike “Bubbles” Smith & The Trailer Park Boys, Sebastian Bach and Brian’s Bel Canto teachings.
This is the Official Podcast Of Danko Jones. Danko is joined by comedian Nick Flanagan to talk about just about anything and everything. Sometimes they're joined by a special guest too. It's fun stuff all around. Welcome!
Damian Abraham (Fucked Up) makes his return to the podcast. We talk about N.W.A., Damian’s podcast – Turned Out A Punk, Crust Punk, his “Canadian Cannabis” Vice documentary series, band beefs, haters, his “Super Snack Bros” show on The Food Network and his “More Than Music” CBC Q column.
Nick gets together with Danko for the annual Q&A episode. Listeners’ questions are answered along with Nick’s impressive collection of impressions.
To celebrate the one hundredth podcast, Danko takes a look back at the last 99 episodes featuring highlight moments with Phil Campbell, Dizzy Reed, Richard Fortus, Jim Rota, Eddie Spaghetti, Duff McKagan, Damian Abraham, Henry Rollins, Jim Breuer, Brendan Canning, Lydia Criss and Nick Flanagan.
(“Swampcast” intro by Lochlin Cross and Friends)
Barrett Martin, drummer of The Walking Papers (and Screaming Trees/Mad Season/Tuatara) joins Danko for a third time to talk about his induction into The Black Coffee Brigade, his upcoming book project, Electronic Music, “Underworld” by Tuatara and his recent recording with blues legend, Cedell Davis, and his album “Last Man Standing”.
Cam Pipes, vocalist for 3 Inches Of Blood, met up with Danko to chat about Dungeons & Dragons, Metallica’s Through The Never film and Cam’s Rush cover band – Xanadudes.
Dan Burke, legendary Toronto Rock promoter, sat down with Danko and Nick to talk about The Last Rock Show, The White Stripes, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Iggy Pop, NXNE, the triple header and rock bands today.
Recently in London, Danko met up with Rise Above Records head, Lee Dorian (Cathedral/Napalm Death), to talk about Church Of Misery, Gaz Jennings & Death Penalty, Lucifer, Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats, Blood Ceremony, Black Sabbath, psych bands and Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell.