Alternative Tentacles Batcast
Summary: Alternative Tentacles Batcast is a radio show highlighting the new releases on Jello Biafra's infamous underground music & spoken word label. Aside from playing new releases, you can hear interviews with bands, learn of band's on tour, hear rare and unreleased tracks and hopefully lots of commentary by Jello Biafra.
VICTIM'S FAMILY kicks off the 1st of a series of live sets from Alternative Tentacles bands! It was the headlining set from the AT Showcase on May 12, 2001 at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco, CA. VF was introduced by JELLO BIAFRA, and this batcast is hosted by Jesse Luscious.
Jared The Mailorder Overlord and John The Baker give you the details of the annual SK8 TILL YOU DIE charity skate and the related shows May 28-30th, plus spinning tunes from many of the bands who will be playing over the 3 day event like Deadfall, Instant Asshole, and Fix My Head, plus old faves from the AT catalog like Los Olvidados and Dead And Gone.
Neha digs into 2 of the newest Alternative Tentacles Records from Slim Cessna's Auto Club and Triclops
Alex Kirt from the Woodbox Gang goes in-depth about the band while spinning a ton of tunes from throughout their long history and lead songwriter Hugh's current troubles with the law. He'll be out in 34 months, so stay tuned, true believers!
Jello Biafra recorded a short message about the underwear bomber and more, while Neha leads the 5th exciting installment of Intern Insanity!
Jesse Luscious sits down with Jello Biafra, back from tour of Spain and Portugal! Jello talks about the tour, the bands, Euro-punk, health care, Berlusconi, Euro media vs US media, and yes, much much more!
Jesse Luscious spins some old and new tunes from Alternative Tentacles while talking about Jello's New Years Eve plans, Obama dildos, rockin' vinyl deals, and 'much, much more,' as the cliche goes.
Jello Biafra interviewed by Jesse Luscious part 2 of 2- Jello talks about politics, culture, and his new band Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine, featuring members of Victims Family and Faith No More teamed up with Jello (ex- Dead Kennedys and Lard).
Jello Biafra interviewed by Jesse Luscious part 1 of 2- Jello talks about politics, culture, and his new band Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine, featuring members of Victims Family and Faith No More teamed up with Jello (ex- Dead Kennedys and Lard).
Neha the intern spins some of her favorite AT bands, from old faves like Flaming Stars + Pansy Division to newcomers (to the label) like Filth + Blatz. Don't forget the sweet Tarantella + snarly Subhumans (Canada) + F-Minus too!
Jesse Luscious brings you a mix of brand new Alice Donut and some of their classics from earlier records, along with news of their East Coast and West Coast record release shows!
Th' Inbred came from deepest 1980s West Virginia and kicked the hardcore scene's butt with their pointed lyrics and innovative take on punk. Join Neha The Intern on a journey thru the brand new Legacy of Fertility discography of their classic 1980s records!
We just reissued the beloved "Secret South" record by SIXTEEN HORSEPOWER- join Neha in a journey into 16 HP's music!
On this day, August 21, 2003, Wesley Willis passed away at the age of 40. To celebrate Wesley, Alternative Tentacles Batcast brings you tracks from Wesley Willis, Goldenen Zitronen, and Jello Biafra. Long live the art and music of Wesley!
Jared + Jesse Luscious interview Philly's Witch Hunt!