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Video – Dan Vapid and the Cheats

Dan Vapid’s punk rock resume is massive (Screeching Weasel, Methadones, Riverdales, Sludgeworth, Queers, etc.). He jumped in the car with his band, the Cheats, to talk about how the Cheats…

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Video – The return of 88 Fingers Louie

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VIDEO – Fighting Type 1 diabetes with punk rock

Joe and Jimmy from Capgun Heroes opened Day Two of T1 Fest, and also happen to be the brains behind the festival. They explain the very personal reason for launching…

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VIDEO – Zombie Schoolboy performs in the car

See Zombie Schoolboy do an acoustic version of their new song “Hey California!”

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Watch the tour of Joliet Prison!

(Ignore the first 75 seconds, as we were wrestling with Facebook Live filter issues.) Blues Brothers was filmed there. Same with Prison Break. Richard Speck and John Wayne Gacy walked…

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VIDEO – Jason Narducy and I eat WAY TOO MUCH barbecue.

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VIDEO – Chicago pop-punk band the Mizzerables at 13th Floor haunted house

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Video – Hellsgate Haunted House with 88 Fingers Louie

Dan and Nat from 88 Fingers Louie jump in the car after walking through the magnificent Hellsgate Haunted House in Lockport. Hellsgate mastermind John Laflamboy joins us to talk about…

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Video – The Safes at Haymarket

Frankie and Patrick O’Malley of the Safes join me for a meal at Haymarket Pub & Brewery (737 W. Randolph). Discussed on the show this week: There are 4 O’Malleys…

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VIDEO – NFL star Tim Tyrrell and I bond over a shared AC/DC love

I’m pretty sure Tim Tyrrell (Steelers, Rams, Bills, Falcons) and I are besties at this point. It really comes down to a mutual passion for all things AC/DC. He was…