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Pop-Punk & Pizza is a weekly podcast featuring guests ranging from bands in your local scene to internationally known artists such as Less Than Jake, Reel Big Fish, Justin Courtney Pierre and more! A lot of times, the interviews will take place while eating pizza. Hosted by, Jacques LaMore.

Pop-Punk & Pizza is a weekly podcast featuring guests ranging from bands in your local scene to internationally known artists such as Less Than Jake, Reel Big Fish, Justin Courtney Pierre and more! A lot of times, the interviews will take place while eating pizza. Hosted by, Jacques LaMore.

Location:

Bradley, IL

Description:

Pop-Punk & Pizza is a weekly podcast featuring guests ranging from bands in your local scene to internationally known artists such as Less Than Jake, Reel Big Fish, Justin Courtney Pierre and more! A lot of times, the interviews will take place while eating pizza. Hosted by, Jacques LaMore.

Language:

English

Contact:

8156446756


Episodes

#225: Destroy Boys - Riot Fest 2022

9/17/2022
Destroy Boys have an excellent story about Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day to share with us! Our Riot Fest coverage today is sponsored by Chicago punk band, The Linden Method, and their new album, Grief, out now via People of Punk Rock Records. Stream the album on your favorite platform and follow @tlmchi on social media. LISTEN HERE: https://fanlink.to/TLM_grief Much Love, Jacques LaMore

#224: Cliffdiver - Riot Fest 2022

9/16/2022
Cliffdiver chats with us at Riot Fest 2022! Apparently, pizza is delicious in their hometown of Tulsa, OK. Our Riot Fest coverage today is sponsored by Chicago punk band, The Linden Method, and their new album, Grief, out now via People of Punk Rock Records. Stream the album on your favorite platform and follow @tlmchi on social media. LISTEN HERE: https://fanlink.to/TLM_grief Much Love, Jacques LaMore

Duration:00:11:35

#223: Lucky Boys Confusion - Riot Fest 2022

9/16/2022
Stubhy and Adam of Lucky Boys Confusion join us at Riot Fest 2022 to talk 25 years of LBC and more! Our Riot Fest coverage today is sponsored by Chicago punk band, The Linden Method, and their new album, Grief, out now via People of Punk Rock Records. Stream the album on your favorite platform and follow @tlmchi on social media. LISTEN HERE: https://fanlink.to/TLM_grief Much Love, Jacques LaMore

Duration:00:21:05

#222: Sincere Engineer - Riot Fest 2022

9/16/2022
Corn dog pizza with Deanna of Sincere Engineer at Riot Fest 2022! Our Riot Fest coverage today is sponsored by Chicago punk band, The Linden Method, and their new album, Grief, out now via People of Punk Rock Records. Stream the album on your favorite platform and follow @tlmchi on social media. LISTEN HERE: https://fanlink.to/TLM_grief Much Love, Jacques LaMore

Duration:00:10:54

#221: Treaty of Paris

9/14/2022
Treaty of Paris rocked the Chicago pop-punk scene hard in the mid to late 2000s. Now in 2022, they are reuniting to play Riot Fest this weekend! Treaty of Paris members Dan Wade and Chris Insidioso join me on this episode of Pop-Punk & Pizza to give us a breakdown of the band's history. You can find Treaty of Paris on the Radicals Stage at 1pm this Sunday, September 18th at Riot Fest in Chicago. Brush up on the band's catalog on Spotify:...

Duration:00:36:57

#220: Take The Reins

8/3/2022
Chicago's Take The Reins stopped by the Pop-Punk & Pizza studio to smash some Monical's Pizza and talk about their new album, I'm At Your Door. The new record is out now via Flat Aht Records. This episode also includes a live acoustic performance of, "South Side Rules". Take The Reins have a record release show this Friday, August 5th at Gman Tavern in Chicago with The Linden Method and Guardrail. Saturday, August 6th the band will play a special set at Siren Records in McHenry, IL. Get...

Duration:00:57:52

#219: Mr. Ms. & The Infusions

8/1/2022
Stubhy Pandav of Lucky Boys Confusion returns to Pop-Punk & Pizza! This time we were able to sit down in person at Village Inn Pizzeria in Skokie, IL to discuss his new solo project, Mr. Ms. & The Infusions. He just released a new song called, "Sheeple (Enjoy The Show)". Listen to it now on all streaming platforms. Thanks for another great night, Stubhy! Much Love, Jacques LaMore P.S. Support the podcast for as little as $1/month: https://patron.podbean.com/poppunkpizzapod

Duration:01:19:40

#218: The Methadones

7/2/2022
It's been 15 years since The Methadones released their beloved pop punk classic album, This Won't Hurt. To celebrate, Red Scare Industries has released the record on vinyl for the first time. This past June, I was able to bring Connie's Pizza to Dan, Pete, Simon, and Mike before their performance at T1 Fest at Reggies in Chicago. We had a blast talking the re-release of This Won't Hurt and whether their is a difference between melodic punk and pop punk. Shoutout to Katie Hovland for setting...

Duration:00:40:43

#217: 10 Songs for June 2022

6/3/2022
In no particular order, here’s 10 songs I think you should give a listen to in June 2022: 1. “Forever” - Suitable Miss Ft. Joshua Roberts 2. “Stay Alive” - Noodle Brain 3. “White Noise” - All Honesty 4. “Speedbump” - Clothesline 5. “Follow Me” - Nautical Mile (Uncle Kracker Cover) 6. “Almost Everything” - With The Punches 7. “Lost Dog, Pt. 2” - One Armed Joey 8. “Second 2 Breathe” - AIRPORTS 9. “Shapeshifting” - Taylor Acorn 10. “Panic Automatic” - Pink Elefants Make sure...

Duration:00:51:45

#216: OSLO

5/26/2022
Tj Horansky of Chicago's Sleep On It, is reintroducing himself to the world as indie/emo artist, OSLO. He just released his debut album, Great Places, under the OSLO name last week. TJ was kind of enough to invite me into his home to have some Rosati's Pizza and talk about the new record. Stream Great Places by OSLO: https://linktr.ee/OsloMusic Much Love, Jacques LaMore Become a Pop-Punk & Pizza Patron: https://patron.podbean.com/poppunkpizzapod Start your own podcast for...

Duration:00:54:35

#215: The Aquadolls

4/21/2022
This is a monumental episode of Pop-Punk & Pizza! Why you ask? Because we had vegan pizza for the very first time! The Aquadolls from southern California are all about rockin' the vegan lifestyle. So, I made sure to order an all vegan pan pizza from Kitchen 17 in Chicago. It was incredibly tasty and I've been dreaming about it ever since. This was recorded before The Aquadolls show at Beat Kitchen in Chicago on Sunday, April 3rd. You can catch them on tour this summer with Incubus and...

Duration:00:37:52

#214: 10 Songs for April 2022

4/15/2022
In no particular order, here’s 10 songs I think you should give a listen to in April 2022: Make sure you vote for your favorite song in the Pop-Punk & Pizza Podcast Facebook group. The song with the most votes stays on our Spotify playlist for another month! The song with the most votes from March’s episode was, "She’s From Chicago" by The Losers Club. So it's staying on our playlist for the month of April as well! Want your band to be possibly featured on a future 10 songs episode?...

Duration:00:54:55

#213: The Dollyrots

4/12/2022
Several Pop-Punk & Pizza listeners have requested The Dollyrots to be guests on the show over the years. It's about time we made it happen for you! Kelly Ogden and Luis Cabezas were able to get their favorite pizza place in Tampa, FL, Lee's Grocery, to open up early just for this episode recording. I chose to have one of my local favorites as well, Chicago Dough Company, in Bourbonnais, IL. It was so much fun chowing down on delicious pizza while talking about their latest release, "Down...

Duration:01:04:44

EXCLUSIVE: Hear clip of ”Shooting Star” SK8 Ft. Sum 41 before 4/8/22!

4/6/2022
Alternative artist, SK8, is set to release his debut record, Last Day On Earth, this Friday, April 8th via Atlantic Records. SK8 gives us an exclusive listen to a clip of his unreleased song, "Shooting Star", featuring Sum 41, on this episode of Pop-Punk & Pizza. Follow SK8: IG – @realsk8 Twitter – @therealsk8 Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/SK8 I can't get that hook out of my head. Thanks for sharing, SK8! Much Love, Jacques LaMore

Duration:00:31:48

#211: Peter James - Manic Kat Records

3/31/2022
How Peter James went from playing multiple Vans Warped Tours in Reflective Insight to starting Manic Kat Records in 2014. You might be familiar with some of the label's artists like Neverlyn and Right On, Kid. We've played songs from both of those bands on Pop-Punk & Pizza. There are some pretty cool things happening at Manic Kat right now. Including the launch of their own mobile app and streaming service, PunkHub Live! Thanks for your time, Pete! Much Love, Jacques LaMore

Duration:00:52:26

#210: Glimmers

3/22/2022
Before the pandemic began, Pop-Punk & Pizza Podcast would occasionally bring pizza to bands touring through Chicago and have a fun conversation together. My goal was to do as many of these as possible. For the first time since 2019, we were FINALLY able to make this start happening again! On March 6th, I sat down and shared some Lou Malnati's (Chicago's Legendary Deep Dish) with Glimmers at Cobra Lounge in Chicago. I had the pleasure of talking with Glimmer's lead vocalist, Maggie Schneider,...

Duration:00:45:00

#209: 10 Songs for March 2022

3/10/2022
In no particular order, here's 10 songs I think you should give a listen to in March 2022: 1. “Losing Grip” - Lake Mosaic 2. “Lucy” - Cleveland Avenue 3. “Hands On Deck” - Violet Riot 4. “One More Parade” - Sgt. Scagnetti 5. “A Walk In The Park” - Hazel The Nut 6. “So Far Away” - Homeplate 7. “Cry Baby” - The Aquadolls 8. “Accidentally In Love” - Nearly Spent 9. “Break Up” - Suckerpunch! 10. “She’s From Chicago” - The Losers Club Make sure you vote for your favorite song in...

Duration:00:52:49

#208: Casey Cavaliere

2/24/2022
Casey Cavaliere is primarily known for being a guitarist and one of the founding members of The Wonder Years. However, Casey is much more than The Wonder Years. Outside of the band, he spends a majority of his time producing music at True Level Studio in New Jersey and recording episodes of his podcast, The Record Process. Casey co-hosts the podcast with studio partner, Tom Conran, and just started releasing new episodes for their second season. Get in touch with Casey at...

Duration:00:58:37

#207: Snüzfest 2022 with Kevin Andrew of Guardrail

2/10/2022
Get your most ridiculous pajamas ready because it's almost time for Snüzfest 2022! This year, it takes place at Beat Kitchen in Chicago on Saturday, February 19th at 6:00pm. Every year diet punkers, Guardrail, get a bunch of other like minded bands together to play a show for a good cause, while wearing the silliest pjs you've ever seen. This year proceeds from the show will be donated to The Hope For Us Network. Guardrail frontman, Kevin Andrew, joins us on this episode of Pop-Punk & Pizza...

Duration:01:43:36

#206: 10 Songs for February 2022

2/8/2022
In no particular order, here's 10 songs I think you should give a listen to in February 2022: 1. "Stay The Same" - Gold Steps 2. "Keep Going" - Atlas For Home 3. "In Ur Blud" - Kerosene Heights 4. "No Signs of Life" - Old Currents 5. "F'd Up And Lonely" - TLB * 6. "Which Way Is North" - Clearfight 7. "Wish You Well" - Familiar Things 8. "Invader Zim" - Circus Rhapsody 9. "Innocent" - Ninebanks 10. "Blossom" - Lielack *TLB is the featured artist in this month's Pop-Punk...

Duration:00:48:06