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Rigs of Dad Prodcast

Apr 2, 2022

Long before Scott's instagram handle had me laughing my ass off every day, he put out a documentary called "Salad Days" which took an in-depth look at one of (if not THE) most important music scene's in US history.  We talk in depth about his process and approach to this film, his evolution as a teenage fan to collaborator with heroes like Ian MacKaye, Wayne Kramer, Brian Baker, Henry Rollins, Dave Grohl, and beyond.  How his love of music journalism helped him capture the magic of Creem magazine in his follow-up documentary: "Creem: America's Only Rock 'n' Roll Magazine", all the way through his new project that sounds simply incredible.

If you are a fan of Minor Threat, Bad Brains, MC5, and real music then this episode is for you.

Be Sure to follow Scott at his Salad Days page on instagram as well as his new project at @somethingbetterchange_doc 

There is a ton more to this conversation.  Everything from his early days in Clutch, to the current state of music journalism, unique interactions with punk-rock icons, and so much more over at the Rigs of Dad Patreon Page where you can also hear more interviews with previous guests, patreon exclusives, and beyond!

Ian dropped some new tunes over at The Interesting Times Gang's Bandcamp that you should click.

Big shout out to the homies at as well...  Take care of yourself.  Look good, feel good.  Treat your body and neighbors nose with love using Shear Revival!  Use the code CLEANTONE10 to get 10% off your next order!

Head over to Age of Ruin's Instagram and dive into some of the best thrash I have ever heard.  Their new album is coming soon.  It's produced by Mike Schleibaum of Darkest Hour and is just a relentless and refreshing metal cleanse. And be sure to check out their new live video from [hate5six] here.

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