A collection of our long running bATcast! Scroll down for older episodes! 136: How Punk Is Politics?
2/8/18 - The bATcast crew this week share the latest and greatest news from AT, discuss how punk rock it is to care about politics, and some of the worst concert experiences of all time!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast_136_.m4a 135: What Would Jello Do? Part 68: SEIZE PG&E!!
2/7/19 - Jello Biafra's spoken word YouTube series "What Would Jello Do?" In this episode of WHAT WOULD JELLO DO?, Jello addresses how California’s utility company, PG&E has declared bankruptcy to protect themselves from the coming lawsuits due to their criminal negligence on the upkeep of their equipment which has caused many of the recent Northern California fires. Protected by the Californian Democrat & Republican politicians in their pocket, they have been getting away with this kind of behavior for years.
Subscribe to Alternative Tentacles Records YouTube channel to see new episodes of What Would Jello Do? as they go live. Find it: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL636ABE10C3CCC992 https://alternativetentacles.com/ http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast135-WhatWouldJelloDoPart68.m4a 134: A Question Of Werewolves
1/25/19 - This week the bATcast crew are joined by Renée Berol from the Philadelphia based Museum Of Punk! The latest news from Alternative Tentacles, the world of politics, and what's currently up in music and pop culture. Basically nothing is safe! Featuring tracks by The Silver Machine, Jello Biafra and The Melvins, and The Germs.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast_134.m4a 133: The Stupid Shutdown
1/11/19 - This week the bATcast hosts a punk rock politics discussion about the current governmental shutdown, the 100 new congresswomen, possible presidential candidates, and two big AT announcements: THE DARTS on this year's Punk Rock Bowling Festival in Las Vegas and introducing THE SILVER MACHINE to Alternative Tentacles!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast_133.m4a 132: 2018 Year End Recap!
12/28/18 - The Alternative Tentacles bATcast crew Dominic, Corey, and Just Chris, review what 2018 was for Alternative Tentacles Records. Looking at tracks from ArnoCorps, The Darts, Fish Karma, Dead Ending, Itchy-O, and Pachinko! While reviewing some of their favorite moments from the past year.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast_132_.m4a 131: What Makes A Band Great?
12/14/18 - The Alternative Tentacles bATcast returns with a brand new episode! AT staff Dominic, Corey, Chris, and Anne-Marie talk about Jello Biafra's most recent WWJD? and focus on the importance of voting! They also talk about what makes a band great? How do you get your band noticed and signed to a label? From influences, to the shows you play. Everything short of the songs themselves!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast_131_-_121418.m4a 130: What Would Jello Do? Part 67: Thoughts On The Mid-Terms & What's Next?
12/4/18 - Jello Biafra's spoken word YouTube series "What Would Jello Do?" For episode 67, Jello Biafra address what needs to be done now that the mid-term elections are over. What comes next? What do we need to focus on?
Subscribe to Alternative Tentacles Records YouTube channel to see new episodes of What Would Jello Do? as they go live. Find it: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL636ABE10C3CCC992 https://alternativetentacles.com/ http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast-130-2018_12_18.m4a 129: What Would Jello Do? Part 57: De-escalate Hate
8/18/17 - Jello Biafra's spoken word YouTube series "What Would Jello Do?" For episode 57, Jello addresses how to properly resist the modern Neo-Nazi movement.
Subscribe to Alternative Tentacles Records YouTube channel to see new episodes of What Would Jello Do? as they go live. Find it: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL636ABE10C3CCC992 https://alternativetentacles.com/ http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast-129-2017_08_18.m4a 128: Metal Urbain
3/15/17 - Jesse Luscious sits down with Eric Debris, the vocalist for the legendary French electro-punk band, Metal Urbain
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-128-2017_03_15.m4a 127: Alternative Tentacles 2016 Review
4/25/16 - Kevin None spins some of the latest releases on Alternative Tentacles!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/Batcast-127-2016_04_25.m4a 126: The Women of AT!
2/4/16 - Kevin None explores some notable bands on Alternative Tentacles that feature women as members!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-126-2016_02_04.m4a 125: Krampus Night!
12/1/15 - Kevin None highlights the upcoming Alternative Tentacles Krampus Night concert in San Francisco on December 5th, featuring Death Hymn Number 9, The Fleshies, ArnoCorps, and Jello Biafra and The Guantanamo School of Medicine!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-125-2015_12_01.m4a 124: Dick Lucas of Subhumans UK, Citizen Fish, and Culture Shock - PART 2
11/9/15 - Part 2 of Jesse Luscious and Kevin None's interview Dick Lucas of Subhumans UK, Citizen Fish, and Culture Shock
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-124-2015_11_09.m4a 123: Dick Lucas of Subhumans UK, Citizen Fish, and Culture Shock - PART 1
10/25/15 - Part 1 of Jesse Luscious and Kevin None's interview Dick Lucas of Subhumans UK, Citizen Fish, and Culture Shock
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-123-2015_10_29.m4a 122: Bob Suren - Author of "Crate Digger: An Obsession With Punk Records"
10/19/15 - Jesse Luscious speaks with Bob Suren, author of "Crate Digger: An Obsession With Punk Records
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-122-2015_10_19.m4a 121: Alternative Tentacles Review
9/24/15 - Dominic Davi & Fred Hausman III review the most recent releases from Alternative Tentacles Records
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-121-2015_09_24.m4a 120: D.O.A.
8/10/15 - Jesse Luscious interviews D.O.A. (interview originally appeared on KALX)
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-120-2015_08_10.m4a 119: Jello Biafra by Stench Radio
4/22/15 - Dominic Davi presents Stench Radio's interview with Jello Biafra by Stig Stench. Hear more at stenchradio.com
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-119-2015_04_22.m4a 118: Really Red by Stench Radio
3/12/15 - Jesse Luscious and Liz Audry present Stench Radio interview by Stig Stench with Bob Weber from Really Red. Hear more at stetchradio.com
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-118-2015_03_12.m4a 117: Peace Creep
2/4/2015 - Dominic Davi and Alex-Chelsea sit down with Christian Beaulieu from Peace Creep and talk to them about their new s/t album out on AT.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-117-2015_02_04.m4a 116: Jello Biafra Reviews Recent AT Releases
1/21/2015 - Jello Biafra looks at the most recent releases from Alternative Tentacles, and talks about his new project, JELLO BIAFRA AND THE RAUNCH & SOUL ALL STARS
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-116-2015_01_21.m4a 115: Jello Biafra Q & A
12/15/14 - Jello Biafra addresses the passing of Brian Goble of Subhumans Canada and formerly D.O.A. and answers AT fans questions.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-115-2014_12_15.m4a 114: Disaster Strikes
7/24/14 - Dominic Davi sits down with Boston's own, Disaster Strikes!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-114-2014_07_24.m4a 113: ArnoCorps
7/8/14 - Dominic Davi and Rafer Rawb sit down with the members of ArnoCorps!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-113-2014_07_08.m4a 112: Jello Biafra on Alternative Tentacles Records
6/11/14 - Rafer Rawb presents Jello Biafra talking with Jesse Luscious about some of the latest bands on Alternative Tentacles Records and shares news about what's coming up for his own band. He also addresses the recent passing of his dear friend, Dave Brockie from GWAR.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-112-2014_06_11.m4a 111: H.R. Giger Tribute
5/14/14 - Jello Biafra pays tribute to the legendary artist, H.R. Giger and how his work impacted Jello and his career, including his infamous arrest for including Giger's artwork in his album.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-111-2014_05_14.m4a 110: Alternative Tentacles Music Review
4/16/14 - Dominic Davi and Rafer Rawb walk us through Alternative Tentacles latest releases!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-110-2014_04_16.m4a 109: Ultra Bide'
3/18/14 - Dominic Davi sits down with Hide of Ultra Bide' to talk about the realities touring Japan and the United States, and their latest album DNA vs DNA-C
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-109-2014_03_18.m4a 108: Burning Image
1/24/14 - Ruby Tuesdays shares AT audio history about Burning Image!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-108-2014_01_24.m4a 107: Death Hymn Number 9
9/7/13 - Ruby Tuesdays interviews Troy and Justin from Death Hymn Number 9, about their new album, "Third Degree Moonburns"
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-107-2013_09_07.m4a 106: Dr. Michael Parenti
6/28/13 - Jesse Luscious sits down with Dr. Michael Parenti
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-106-2013_06_28.m4a 105: Alternative Tentacles Music Review
5/6/13 - Jesse Luscious and Liz Tweets team up to share an overview of Alternative Tentacles Records most recent releases!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-105-2013_05_06.m4a 104: Jello Biafra - White People And The Damage Done Part 2
4/16/13 -Jesse Luscious hosts the second of a two part interview with Jello Biafra about his brand new album with Jello Biafra And The Guantanamo School of Medicine, "White People And The Damage Done"
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-104-2013_04_16.m4a 103: Jello Biafra - White People And The Damage Done Part 1
3/29/13 - Jesse Luscious hosts the first of a two part interview with Jello Biafra about his brand new album with Jello Biafra And The Guantanamo School of Medicine, "White People And The Damage Done"
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-103-2013_03_29.m4a 102: The End Of The World
1/28/13 - For the first podcast of 2013, Liz tackles a few of the current topics in the news and spin some tunes.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-102-2013_01_28.m4a 101: Jello Biafra Special
12/6/12 - Alan Always hosts the 100th episode special that is dedicated to Jello Biafra!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-101-2012_12_06.m4a 100: Liz Tweets On The November 2012 Elections
12/3/12 Host Liz Tweets talks about the November 2012 elections.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-100-2012_12_03.m4a 099: Catching Up!
9/24/12 Catching up with selections from Dead Ending, Unsane, Victims Family, Get Some, Cross Stitched Eyes, and more!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-099-2012_09_24.m4a 098: Unsane
9/18/12 Host Jesse Luscious spins selection from NYC noise rock trio Unsane.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-098-2012_09_18.m4a 097: Voivod
1/13/12 Selections from Canadian heavy metal band Voivod.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-097-2012_01_13.m4a 096: Jello Biafra In Patagonia
11/22/11 Super special audio of long lost installment of What Would Jello Do? from Patagonia.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-096-2011_11_22.m4a 095: Citizen Fish
8/29/11 Host Jesse Luscious spins selections from English punk band Citizen Fish.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-095-2011_08_29.m4a 094: Fuel Injected .45
8/1/11 Host John spins selections from Vancouver band Fuel Injected .45.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-094-2011_08_01.m4a 093: Enhanced Methods Of Questioning
5/17/11 Jello Biafra talks about Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine's new album "Enhanced Methods of Questioning".
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-093-2011_05_17.m4a 092: Citizen Fish, Huevos Rancheros And More!
3/16/11 Hosts George and Anna catch up on recent releases from Citizen Fish, Huevos Rancheros, Slim Cessna's Auto Club, and Articles of Faith.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-092-2011_03_16.m4a 091: Slim Cessna's Auto Club Live
Host Jesse Luscious Spins Selections from Slim Cessna's Auto Club's live performance on May 12, 2001 at the Great American Music Hall.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-091-2011_01_10.m4a 090: Cover Songs!
11/24/10 Cover Songs from various Alternative Tentacles bands.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-090-2010_11_24.m4a 089: Fleshies and Filth
11/4/10 Host Hesse Luscious spins selection from East Bay Bands Fleshies and Filth.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-089-2010_11_04.m4a 088: Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Music Interview
9/23/10 Host Jesse Luscious interviews Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine and talks about two new AT films.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-088-2010_09_23.m4a 087: Intern Insanity!
8/2/10 AT interns spin selections from Lard, Comets on Fire, Cross Stitched Eyes and more!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-087-2010_08_02.m4a 086: Subhuman And Jucifer
7/13/10 Host Jesse Luscious spins selections from Subhuman and Jucifer.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-086-2010_07_13.m4a 085: Filth Live
6/11/10 The second in a series featuring live recordings from some of our favorite AT bands with host Jesse Luscious. Today East Bay band Filth.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-085-2010_07_05.m4a 084: Victims Family Live
6/11/10 The first in a series featuring live recordings from some of our favorite AT bands with host Jesse Luscious. Today Santa Rosa band Victims Family.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-084-2010_06_11.m4a 083: Skate Til You Die
5/10/2010 Interns John and Jared talk about Skate Til You Die, an annual benefit punk tour.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-083-2010_05_10.m4a 082: Slim Cessna's Auto Club and Triclops
4/29/2010 Selections from SCAC's "Buried Behind The Barn" nad Triclops' "Helpers On The Other Side".
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-082-2010_04_29.m4a 081: Alex Kirt With A History Of The Woodbox Gang
3/12/10 Special guest host Alex Kirt from the Woodbox Gang talks about the band's history and shares some of their music.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-081-2010_03_12.m4a 080: Intern Insanity!
1/7/2010 Intern staff selections and a special message from Jello Biafra!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-080-2010_01_07.m4a 079: Interview With Jello Biafra And The Guantanamo School Of Medicine
12/25/2009 Host Jesse Luscious interviews Jello Biafra And The Guantanamo School Of Medicine.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-079-2009_12_25.m4a 078: Twisted Holidaze From The BAT!
12/4/2009 Host Jesse Luscious spins selections from Jello & The Guantanamo School of Medicine, Filth, Alice Donut and more!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-078-2009_12_04.m4a 077: Interview with Jello Biafra Pt.2
10/28/2009 Host Jesse concludes his interview with Jello Biafra.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-077-2009_10_28.m4a 076: Interview with Jello Biafra Pt.1
10/26/2009 First of a two part interview with Jello Biafra.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-076-2009_10_26.m4a 075: Intern Insanity
10/16/2009 Intern staff picks
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-075-2009_10_16.m4a 074: Alice Donut
10/1/2009 Host Jesse Luscious spins selections from New York City punk band Alice Donut.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-074-2009_10_01.m4a 073: Th' Inbred
9/5/2009 Selections by West Virginia hardcore punk band Th' Inbred.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-073-2009_09_05.m4a 072: 16 Horsepower "Secret South"
8/27/2009 Selections from 16 Horsepower's "Secret South".
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-072-2009_08_27.m4a 071: Wesley Willis Anniversary
8/21/2009 On the sixth anniversary of his passing, Host Uli plays selected Wesley Willis tunes.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-071-2009_08_21.m4a 070: Interview with Witch Hunt
6/21/2009 Hosts Jesse Luscious and Jared interview Philadelphia band Witch Hunt.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-070-2009_06_21.m4a 069: The Sh#t Split!
5/30/2009 Host Jesse Luscious spins selections from The Shit Split featuring Blatz and Filth, two East Bay bands.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-069-2009_05_30.m4a 068: Chris Freeman of Pansy Division
4/9/2009 Host Jesse Luscious chats with Chris Freeman of Pansy Division about their documentary Pansy Division: Life In A Gay Rock Band.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-068-2009_04_09.m4a 067: Interview with Steve Wishnia of the False Prophets
3/11/2009 Hots Jesse Luscious interviews Steve Wishnia of the False Prophets.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-067-2009_03_11.m4a 066: Staff Picks
2/17/2009 Two people talk about I don't know what the fuck and then eventually play some music.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-066-2009_02_17.m4a 065: Amebix Interview
2/11/2009 Host Jesse Luscious interviews Amebix
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-065-2009_02_11.m4a 064: The Woodbox Gang and Grady
1/19/2009 Host Jesse Luscious spins selections from Grady's "Why You So Shady?" and The Woodbox Gang's "Drunk as Dragons".
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-064-2009_01_19.m4a 063: Intern Takeover!
1/15/2009 Intern Erica plays her favorites
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-063-2009_01_15.m4a 062: Jello Biafra talks politics
10/28/2008: Host Jesse Luscious talks to Jello Biafra about current politics.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-062-2008_10_28.m4a 061: 16 Horsepower - Live March 2001
06/11/2008: Uli spins 16 Horsepower's new live album "Live March 2001"
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-061-2008_06_11.m4a 060: Amebix - No Sanctuary
This week we get to listen to a few select tracks from, Amebix - No Sanctuary, The Spiderleg Recordings.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-060-2008_06_05.m4a 059: Triclops!
This week we get to hear the debut full length album, "Out Of Africa" from Triclops!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-059-2008_04_24.m4a 058: Slim Cessna's Auto Club - Cipher
03/23/2008: Slim Cessna's Auto Club
This week we get to hear some tracks off of Slim Cessna's newest album, "Cipher"
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-058-2008_03_23.m4a 057: The Flaming Stars
12/06/2007: The Flaming Stars
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-057-2007_12_06.m4a 056: Jon Ginoli of Pansy Division
Jon Ginoli of pansy division plays 10 of his favorite songs from the AT catalog.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-056-2007_10_18.m4a 055: Interninsanity 2!!
09/05/2007: Interninsanity 2!! MC George plus interns Jarred, Elizabeth, and Gerard
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-055-2007_09_05.m4a 054: Michael Parenti / Angela Davis
08/18/2007: Spoken word releases covering Michael Parenti and Angela Davis
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-054-2007_08_18.m4a 053: Akimbo - Navigating The Bronze
08/07/2007: Akimbo - Navigating The Bronze
This week Jesse shows us some great tracks off of the Akimbo album, "Navigating The Bronze"
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-053-2007_08_07.m4a 052: The Eat
07/18/2007: The Eat
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-052-2007_07_18.m4a 051: Luscious Mixtapes Vol. 2
07/02/2007: Luscious Mixtapes vol. 2
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-051-2007_07_02.m4a 050: Spoken Word Political Releases
06/21/2007: Spoken word releases covering Black Power, Israel/Palestine, Conspiracy Theories, Class, US Foreign Policy, and much much more!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-050-2007_06_21.m4a 049: Wesley Willis
05/31/2007: Wesley Willis - Happy Birthday !!
Honoring Wesley Willis on what would be his 44th birthday, by playing some of his best work.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-049-2007_05_31.m4a 048: The Phantom Limbs
05/29/2007: The Phantom Limbs - we're still feeling them and they are gone!!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-048-2007_05_29.m4a 047: Interninsanity!!!!! (with MC George Chen!)
05/24/2007: Interninsanity!!!!! (with MC George Chen!)
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-047-2007_05_24.m4a 046: Luscious Mixtapes Vol. 1
05/10/2007: Luscious Mixtapes vol. 1
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-046-2007_05_10.m4a 045: God Bullies & Thrall
05/02/2007: Jesse Luscious exhumes the God Bullies and Thrall!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-045-2007_05_02.m4a 044: The Art & Music of Jad Fair
04/27/2007: The Art and Music of Jad Fair and Half Japanese and his other collaborations
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-044-2007_04_27.m4a 043: Akimbo Interview
In episode 43 Jesse Luscious interviews Akimbo while showing us some select Akimbo songs.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-043-2007_04_20.m4a 042: AT Women ROCK Pt.1
This week Jesse responds to a listener's request that we feature some of our Rockin' Ladies here at Alternative Tentacles!
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-042-2007_04_12.m4a 041: Greg Palast
In episode 41 Jesse shows us some of Greg Palast's latest work from "Live From The Armed Madhouse" and the freshly remixed "Weapon of Mass Instruction".
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-041-2007_04_04.m4a 040: Leftover Crack & Citizen Fish
This week Jesse showcases some select tunes from the Citizen Fish / Leftover Crack split, "Deadline" which was co-released with Fat Wreck Chords in 2007.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-040-2007_03_28.m4a 039: Dash Rip Rock
Jesse Luscious Spend this week focusing on Dash Rip Rock and their radness, but before that he congrats the bat-heads who played at the South by Southwest Festival and gives quickie on how he spent his weekend.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-039-2007_03_23.m4a 038: South by Southwest and Akimbo
Jesse Luscious talks when, where, and who is playing at the South by Southwest Music Festival. He also has a rad interview with Akimbo.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/batcast/batcast-038-2007_03_15.m4a 037: Harshing Your Mellow
Jesse Luscious talks about Alternative Tentacles latest release of killer music from a band called Akimbo. Akimbo has re-released their first record ever with AT it is called Harshing Your Mellow.