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Hosted by law professor and award-winning disc jockey Grendel and world-renowned musician, speaker, and humanitarian Greg Bennick, Punk Rock Pariah is Seattle's longest running punk rock show. Whether playing music or talking about current events, PRP is a show that sits at the intersection of politics, pop culture, and punk.

Hosted by law professor and award-winning disc jockey Grendel and world-renowned musician, speaker, and humanitarian Greg Bennick, Punk Rock Pariah is Seattle's longest running punk rock show. Whether playing music or talking about current events, PRP is a show that sits at the intersection of politics, pop culture, and punk.
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Hosted by law professor and award-winning disc jockey Grendel and world-renowned musician, speaker, and humanitarian Greg Bennick, Punk Rock Pariah is Seattle's longest running punk rock show. Whether playing music or talking about current events, PRP is a show that sits at the intersection of politics, pop culture, and punk.

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English


Episodes

Episode 79 - Bird Box Challenge, 2020 Presidential Candidates, & Meeting Bill Clinton

1/18/2019
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On episode 79 of Punk Rock Pariah, Greg and Grendel talk The Bird Box Challenge, Greg's year long apprenticeship with a mask maker, 2020 Presidential Candidates, and so much more. Greg also gets reunited with a long lost friend from high school friend live on air! Regular Segments include "Song of the Day" and "Greg Dates." Bands featured on this episode include The Offspring, Black Eyes and Neckties, and Lil Peep.

Duration:01:56:03

Episode 78 - High Fives and Butt Farts!

1/16/2019
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On Episode 78 of PRP, Greg and Grendel talk about Seattle's Viadoom, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, Grendel appearing on Doug Loves Movies, and so much more! Regular segments include "Greg Dates" and "Song of the Day" Bands featured on this episode: Smooth Sailing, Alkaline Trio, and Tsunami Bomb.

Duration:01:03:32

Episode 77 - New Year's Resolutions, Polyamory, & the Government Shutdown

1/11/2019
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On Episode 77 of PRP, Grendel and Greg talk irrational fears, the Government Shutdown, Donald Trump and his Wall, polyamory, and so much more. Regular segments include "Song of the Day."

Duration:01:02:17

Episode 76 - The Boogey Man, Rick and Morty, & 7 Splinters in Time

1/8/2019
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On episode 76 of PRP, Greg and Grendel talk about Grendel starting his 21st year in radio, Greg's experience starring in the time travel film 7 Splinters in Time, the first Boogey Man that scared them, and so much more. Regular segments include "Greg Dates" and "Song of the Day."

Duration:01:04:18

Episode 75 - Saving the Showbox, Movie Theater Chains, & Voter Suppression

1/4/2019
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On episode 75 of PRP, Grendel welcomes in guest co-host Paul West. Recorded at the end of the summer when Greg was touring Europe and the studio was completely falling apart, making for hit or miss sound quality, the two discuss Saving the iconic Seattle music venue The Showbox, Voter Suppression vs. Voter Fraud, Movie Theater Chains, and tons of other topics. Regular segments include "Song of the Day" and "Greg Dates.

Duration:01:21:12

Happy New Year!!

12/31/2018
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Happy New Year from all of us at PRP and Grendel Industries!

Duration:00:05:16

Episode 74 - Grynch & Wizdom on Christmas Horror Films

12/26/2018
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On Episode 74 of Punk Rock Pariah, Greg and Grendel welcome in Seattle rapper's Grynch and Wizdom to talk about Christmas-themed horror films. They focus on 1974's Black Christmas, as well as talk about their other favorite Christmas horror films, their favorite Christmas movies, and what Christmas means to them. Punk Rock Pariah! Putting the HO HO HO back in Horror!

Duration:01:25:18

Episode 73 - Grendel's DNA Results

12/16/2018
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On episode 73 of Punk Rock Pariah, Grendel opens up his DNA results live on the podcast! Will he find out he is Italian and that his entire life is a lie?! Find out now! And be sure to stick around for the PostScript!

Duration:00:20:52

Episode 72 - The Legacy of George H.W. Bush

12/6/2018
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On episode 72 of PRP, Grendel and Greg talk about whether it is okay to speak ill of the dead, the bloody legacy of former President George H.W. Bush, when Christmas Music should start being heard in public, the holidays being a total bummer, and more! Regular segments include "Song of the Day." Songs heard on this episode include "Highways" by Shorebirds, "Olympia Autumn Morning" by Shorebirds, "Stranded" by Alone Together, and "Jingle Bell Rock" by I Declare War.

Duration:01:45:06

Episode 71 - Attorney Tom Collins

11/30/2018
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On episode 71 of Punk Rock Pariah, Greg and Grendel welcome in Seattle attorney Tom Collins of the firm Merrick Hofstedt & Lindsey to talk about mosh pit litigation, being in a Macklemore video, having lunch with Blink-182, and a life in the law. He even tells an amazing story about legendary Pacific Northwest wrestler Dutch Savage. For musicians and music fans alike, this one is a must listen!!

Duration:00:59:21

Episode 70 - Jackson Felts of Sports Radio 950 KJR

11/13/2018
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On episode 70 of PRP, Grendel welcomes in Jackson Felts, host of Sounders Weekly and the Sounders pre- & post-game show, and Producer of the Cliff & Puck show weekdays 10 am to Noon on Sports Radio 950 KJR. The two talk Sounders year in review, the GM Vote & the Gospel of Garth, what's next for the Sounders, and how Jackson became the Sounders host with the most. This is a must listen for any Sounders or Sports Radio fan.

Duration:03:50:45

Episode 68 - Grendel & Wizdom talk Halloween III: Season of the Witch

10/31/2018
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On episode 10 of PRP, the very first ever joint episode with Attack the Idiot Box!, Dave Mazzeo, a.k.a. Seattle rapper Wizdom, comes in to talk about Halloween III: Season of the Witch. We also talk a multitude of other horror films and series. Horror lovers eat your heart out!!

Duration:02:15:05

Episode 69 - Halloween Spooktacular 2018

10/31/2018
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On episode 69 of PRP, the second over joint episode with our sister podcast Attack the Idiot Box! Grendel and Greg get in to the Halloween spirit and talk about their favorite horror movies and play Halloween songs! Yes, they are creepy and they're kooky, mysterious and spooky; they're all together ooky; they're Greg and Grendel!

Duration:01:36:57

Our Sister Podcast, Attack the Idiot Box, is getting rebooted!!

9/29/2018
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Attack the Idiot Box is coming back and this time it will be better than ever! PRP's own Grendel and Greg will break down tv shows, movies, and anything else you can watch on the good ol boob tube! You can get more information on our sister podcast at www.idiotboxpodcast.com.

Duration:00:03:55

Episode 67 - Dan Gardner of Four Lights

8/19/2018
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On episode 67 of PRP, Grendel welcomes in Dan Gardner of the Band Four Lights. The two talk the origins of the band, how they got their name, dating woes, fat shaming, and so much more. They also hit pop culture, from Television and movies to musical influences and Seattle sports.

Duration:01:44:54

Episode 66 - Die Hard is a Christmas Movie

8/16/2018
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On episode 66 of PRP, Grendel and guest co-host Paul West discuss the slow pending death of MoviePass, Fun Movies vs Good Movies, Immigration, #SaveTheShowbox, and more. Regular segments include "Song of the Day" and "Greg Dates."

Duration:01:27:28

Episode 65 - James Gunn, Punching Down, & Becoming an Expat

8/10/2018
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On episode 65 of PRP, Grendel and guest co-host Paul West discuss James Gunn's firing from the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, comedy & how it should punch up, and tons of other topics. Regular segments include "Song of the Day" and "Greg Dates."

Duration:00:54:13

Episode 64 - Jake Snider of Minus the Bear

8/7/2018
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On episode 64 of PRP, Grendel and Greg welcome in Jake Snider, lead vocalist and guitarist for the legendary Seattle band Minus the Bear. They talk about growing up in the greater Seattle music scene, the history of Minus the Bear, life on the road, the state of politics in this era of Donald Trump, and so much more.

Duration:01:54:30

Episode 63 - Greg Bennick & Emily Joy Reynolds: Depression and Suicide Workshop at Fluff Fest 2018

8/2/2018
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Episode 63 of PRP is a recording of a workshop carried out by Emily Joy Reynolds and our very own Greg Bennick at Fluff Fest 2018 in the Czech Republic. The title of the workshop was "Depression and Suicide - Supporting One Another and Recognizing the Signs." For more information visit www.gregbennick.com

Duration:01:08:47

Episode 62 - Gregsplaining

7/1/2018
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On episode 62 of PRP, Cameron and Greg talk The Twilight Zone, Deadpool 2, introverts vs extroverts, Greg's Twitter beef with Ice-T, SCOTUS decisions on sports betting and class-action lawsuits against employers, the Royal Wedding, and more. Regular segments include "Song of the Day," and "Greg Dates."

Duration:01:18:20