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

Joseph A. Gervasi

Joseph co-owns DiabolikDVD.com, programs films and events as a founding member of Exhumed Films, and is a freelance writer, reviewing films for Cinedelphia. Joseph was a founding member of the Cabbage Collective in Philadelphia and Orgasmic Productions in NJ, organizing DIY hardcore punk and spoken word shows. He also "sang" in The Orgasmic Toilet Band (TOTB). He edited NO LONGER A FANzine (NLAFz) and co-edited the later stages of Philly Zine. Gervasi co-conceived The Valerie Project with Greg Weeks.

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