Mark Robinson, Karl Hendricks and JD Samson

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Summary: There are many parallels and overlapping subjects from our three guests this week. This episode of Low Times features stories about starting out in music and carving out an identity within it. Tom Scharpling talks to Mark Robinson of Unrest, Air Miami and Flin Flon about the early days of Unrest and the continued success of his highly influential label, Teen-Beat Records. Daniel Ralston sits down with Karl Hendricks in Pittsburgh to discuss Karl's first gig (in a mental ward), his introduction to punk and hardcore, and his vigorous defense of the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Maggie Serota speaks with JD Samson of Le Tigre and MEN about playing in an iconic band, working with Christina Aguilera, and JD's controversial piece for The Huffington Post about life as a touring musician. Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Download: Episode 7 Play: