Monthly Archives January 2016

LOUD! FAST! PHILLY! Episode 4: Glenn Wallis of Ruin

                        Joseph A. Gervasi interviews the very intelligent and thoughtful Glenn Wallis of one of Philadelphia’s finest HC punk bands: the mighy Ruin. They talk growing up attending alternative schools, the use of psychedelics, meditation, Buddhism, the early punk scene, the coming of hardcore, Ruin and its impact on the scene both in and outside Philly, and a great deal more. This is a fantastic talk. Photos by Karen Kirchhoff
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HORROR BUSINESS EPISODE 5: BLACK CHRISTMAS/ TROLL HUNTER

Episode V: Snow Day? Yes Way!   Greetings earth children! Welcome to the fifth episode of Horror Business, the podcast that proves yet again Justin Lore shouldn’t be allowed anywhere near anything he can broadcast his ideas through. This episode was originally intended to be a Christmas themed episode due to the release of The Krampus, but due to scheduling conflicts and general laziness, we unfortunately ended up making it into a general winter themed movie episode that happened to include some Christmas movies. The first film discussed is 2015’s The Krampus, with a particular focus on the instability of
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LOUD! FAST! PHILLY! Episode 2: Chuck Treece of McRad

February 16, 2013 Joseph A. Gervasi talks to the spirited and enthusiastic Chuck Treece about growing up playing drums in his father’s soul band in the early ’70s, seeing seminal funk and soul bands, skating, playing in McRad, having his own Nike shoe, and the people and bands he met along the way. Chuck’s cheerful disposition is contageous! Photos by Karen Kirchhoff
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LOUD! FAST! PHILLY! Episode 1: Cordy Swope of Ruin

Editors Note: WELCOME FRIENDS TO LOUD!FAST!PHILLY! We are so excited to welcome our good friend and collaborator Joseph A. Gervasi to the Cinepunx family. His long running project LOUD! FAST! PHILLY! has been around for almost 3 years, and yet it has never been on Itunes as a podcast. We are honored that he has chosen to bring these awesome conversations to Cinepunx to be part of our ever growing family of podcasts. Here we present his first conversation with Cordy Swope.                    February 7, 2013 Joseph A. Gervasi interviews Cordy Swope of
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CINEPUNX EPISODE 43: THE HATEFUL EIGHT WITH HEXTER

NOW YOU STOP RIGHT THERE AND RAISE YOUR HANDS TO THE SKY YOU CINEPUNX BECAUSE WE ARE CARRYING PRECIOUS SPOILERS!! Hey friends, and welcome to the latest travesty that is Episode 43 of CINEPUNX, brought to you in glorious MP3!! This episode we sat down with Hexter (@hexter ) who you may know as the handsome ginger who works so many R5 Productions shows in Philly and specifically in the box office of Union Transfer. What you may not know, but we cover in this episode, is that Hexter is a giant movie nerd, JUST LIKE US!! We engaged in a
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HORROR BUSINESS EPISODE 4: DON’T LOOK NOW/ OPERA

Welcome back, and behold the episode that breathes new life and blood into a flagging podcast! With the addition of Liam O’Donnell, renowned cinephile, celebrated Friday Night Lights fan and cohost of the Cinepunx podcast, Horror Business forges bravely forward into a new direction. In the inaugural episode of the new format, we dissect two films: Nicholas Roeg’s Don’t Look Now and Dario Argento’s Opera. Special attention is paid to the subtext of Don’t Look Now (grief over the loss of a child and how that grief can affect the relationships with a partner, the nature of free will vs.
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