Turned Out A Punk

Damian Abraham can be many things... the singer of a critically acclaimed band, a failed VJ, a host for Vice…a parent, but certainly he is a punk music obsessive. Each week, he sits down and chats with an interesting person from the far reaching worlds of entertainment to find out how their life was changed by the discovery of a novelty genre that supposedly died out in 1978... PUNK.


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Episode 272 - Moby (Vatican Comandos, AWOL)

Here we are now going to the punk side! This week on the show Damian sits down with the legend and one time live collaborator Moby to talk punk! Listen in as the two discuss: the legitimate fear at a Fear show, Rick Rubin borrowing his amp, punk and stardom not mixing and loads more! Not to be missed and don’t miss Moby’s band new All Visible Objects record out on Mute Records now!  Also touched on: Mr...



Episode 271 - Jon Ginoli (Pansy Division, The Outnumbered)

This is why we do this thing! On this episode Damian is joined by one of his heroes: Jon Ginoli of the LEGENDARY Pansy Division! Listen in as they not only discuss Pansy Division but also Jon's AMAZING other band The Outnumbered, his first wave punk zine and the risky business of putting on a Replacements show...



Episode 270 - Lydia Lunch (Teenage Jesus & The Jerks, Retrovirus, 8 Eyed Spy)

This is what we live for! On this episode, Damian is joined by THE LEGEND LYDIA LUNCH to talk punk! Although Lydia doesn't identify or even really like punk, she certainly influenced a lot of it. Listen in to this NOT TO BE MISSED episode as Lydia talks about the difference between No Wave & Punk, working with Rowland S...



Episode 269 - Daryl Wilson (The Bollweevils, Lando's 45, Rat Patrol)

The doctor is in! This episode the Bollweevil's Dr. Daryl Wilson stops by to chat with massive fan Damian...



Episode 268 - Dean Spunt (No Age)

The fun continues!!! This time Damian is joined by his friend and the other half of No Age Dean Spunt! Listen in as they talk straight edge, building a scene versus joining a scene, the gods CHOPPING BLOCK and so much more!! Not to be missed!!! Also check out "Goons Be Gone on Drag City now, IT RIPS! Also touched on: Following in Dean’s footsteps Getting, borrowing or stealing a Ramones tape DJ Quick NWA Dead Kennedys  A sketchy looking tape “The Adolf Cents?” Luther Van Dross and Markie Mark...



Episode 267 - Randy Randall (No Age)

In celebration of their fantastic new album "Goons Be Gone", it's a two part Turned Out A Punk/ No Age special! First Damian sits down with his friend Randy Randall to find out how skateboarding  and resisting mainstream punk led him to No Age...



Episode 266 - Mark Arm (Mudhoney, Green River, Mr. Epp & The Calculations)

This episode is so hot it shines! Again, one of the greatest front people of all time, MARK ARM stops by the show to talk punk! Listen in as Mark & Damian talk going from thinking Devo is a joke to Green River playing with Samhain to his lack of recollection of the Jerry A./Mick Harvey Beef & everything in between...


 2020-06-09  1h7m

Episode 265 - Brian Baker (Bad Religion, Minor Threat, Dag Nasty, Junkyard, Fake Names etc.)

“I Can’t Keep Up! I Can’t Keep Up! I Can’t Keep Up!” This week, we bring you one of the most requested guests in TOAP history, BRIAN BAKER is on the show! Listen in as Damian has his mind blown with stories from the genesis of DC hardcore from a guy who lived it! After all these years, THIS ONE DOES NOT DISAPPOINT...


 2020-06-01  1h32m

Episode 264 - Nick Woj Part #2

GET READY for a hardcore scientist masterclass! On this episode, Damian is joined by returning buddy, Cold World’s Nick Woj! Listen in as the two discuss, theorize, debate & philosophize on a variety of punk related topics including: the differences between east & west coast power violence, why the punk connection was more present in UK rave, why Jason Mewes got sober, how Toronto has altered rap & hardcore, the revisionist history behind modern Deadheads & other pressing topics...


 2020-05-29  1h31m

Episode 263 - Ronnie Vannucci Jr. (The Killers, Attaboy Skip, Fault)

"Somebody told me that you had a punk past". This week on the show Damian is joined by The Killers' Ronnie Vannucci for a deep dive into the early 90's Las Vegas punk scene. Join the two as they discuss going from NoFX shows in the desert to being in one of the biggest band in the world. NOT TO BE MISSED! Also check out The Killers' "Imploding The Mirage" coming later in 2020...


 2020-05-25  1h20m