Episodes

A2G216 - 80s Mosh Madness: ROUND THREE (Different Styles of Fun)

March 8, 2022

80s Mosh Madness rolls on! INFEST vs INSTED; DESCENDENTS vs TOKEN ENTRY. Some big hitters and some dark horses. Also, train people, dope hair, and is Sepultura cool?

A2G215 - State Of HC Address 2022

March 1, 2022

Middle-parts are back on the heads of young people, everyone dresses like they're going to a Shelter show in 1996, and the rising tide of Turnstile is raising all our ships. 2022 is wild. The good, the bad, and the perplexin…

2G214 - (Hardcore) State Game

Feb. 22, 2022

How well do you know your hardcore geography? Ok then, what's the best HC band from Wisconsin? Quick! Clock is running! *NUHH* Also, Barry Bond's head. Send us a pit report a2gpitreport@gmail.com

A2G213 - 80s Mosh Madness: ROUND TWO (The Template)

Feb. 15, 2022

The lads are back on the Jersey Shore. It's 80s Mosh Madness and we've got SICK OF IT ALL, DYS, UNDERDOG, and THE FAITH. Who's solid... and who has TRACKS? All this and white reggae too! Send us a pit report a2gpitreport@gma…

A2G212 - 80s Mosh Madness: ROUND ONE (Peace Or Annihilation)

Feb. 8, 2022

BOLD; CRUCIFIX; RITES OF SPRING; NEGATIVE FX. Who survives to compete in the next round? Also, sports betting is dumb and Kevin Smith's hockey jersey. Send your show report to: a2gpitreport@gmail.com

A2G211 - Avoid the Cannabinoid

Feb. 1, 2022

Bands breaking up, United Blood, the winds of change, trains, digital streaming platform wars, ignorance, experts, and who killed reunions? Also, a new track from PEACE TEST!

A2G210 - Bubble Rap

Jan. 25, 2022

Kevin drops in to talk FYA, then we go in on Every Time I Die breakup, nostalgia fest confusion, and 80s Mosh Madness (The Bubble): Battalion of Saints, Carnivore, No For an Answer, TSOL.

A2G209 - The Madison Square Garden of VFW Halls

Jan. 18, 2022

Long Island fixture and friend of the podcast, Christian, joins us to talk the risks and rewards of being a promoter. Who shouldn't you step to? Was LI the new Seattle? And would that make Neglect the Mother Love Bone of Nas…

A2G208 - Where'd You Go?

Jan. 11, 2022

Shows getting cancelled; true crime; bands we don't talk about; extended hardcore vacations; Evan Seinfeld's dating life; crust chat; and more!

A2G207 - Rust Belt Youth Crew

Jan. 4, 2022

Friend of the pod, Pat, stops by to talk Stay Gold; chiropractic mythbusting; best HC drug songs; Turmoil; Tobey McGuire; history in hardcore; ruptured tendons; Sbarro

A2G206 - PEACE OUT, 2021!

Dec. 28, 2021

As the year dies, we talk on what we liked and loved from 2021.

A2G205 - Complete Control

Dec. 21, 2021

Tracks, vibe, art, and the intangibles. What goes into a 'complete' record? What records are perfect exemplars of their own energy? We go deep.

A2G204 - We're Talking Cro-Mags

Dec. 14, 2021

Antidote in some shit; when to ditch a song; museum hardcore. And then we're into the Cro-Mags. The good, the bad, and the muscley.

A2G203 - Sitting On the (Loading) Dock

Dec. 7, 2021

Is there lard in this?

A2G202 - Pete Postlethwaite's Face

Nov. 30, 2021

The Carnivore Question explored. 2021 v 2020: how has the hardcore temperature changed? Van thefts left and right, what you gonna do? Also, who watches game shows?

THANKSGIVING BUFFET

Nov. 25, 2021

Annual sampler of podcasts we like to help you get through the holiday. Whether this is a time with family for you or a protest thereof, you could use something to listen to. And new music from SUNSTROKE.

A2G201 - Quick Hits Forever

Nov. 23, 2021

All the topics that can be expressed in brief, punchy, news items. Length of shows, zero-clout labels, what's coming up in the next couple months, putting too much on strangers, and De Moines!

A2G199 - Mosh Madness: 80s Prelim

Nov. 16, 2021

Mosh Madness of the 80s starts here. Jump in the hot tub as we suss out our feelings on which records to include. Zero Boys or Big Boys? How much X-Claim Records can you take? Who’s the Insted fan of the crew? Lots to listen…

A2G198 - Shiny Silver Shirts

Nov. 9, 2021

The Olds Gone Wild

A2G197 - Van Chat

Nov. 2, 2021

Things discussed in vans, from getting covid, to deciding what's THE album from a band, to twerking on a boat. Plus new tracks from EYE FLYS and AGE OF APOCALYPSE!

A2G196 - Aye! I'm Coughin' Here!

Oct. 26, 2021

Very New York

A2G195 - Days Of Future Past

Oct. 19, 2021

The A2G hardcore union tries to take a unique swing at personal favorite records of the 90s. Who doesn’t care about Integrity? Redemption 87. Ink and Dagger were sent here from the future. Locality matters. Big swings on the…

A2G194 - Mingling with The Midwest

Oct. 12, 2021

Midwest Is the Best

A2G193 - Topical Paradise

Oct. 5, 2021

Topic after topic