SongoftheDay: CHOOSE MY FATE by JONNY MANAK AND THE DEPRESSIVES

SongoftheDay: CHOOSE MY FATE by JONNY MANAK AND THE DEPRESSIVES

0004416960_10In this week’s podcast, our guest Jonny Manak got Dan and I talking about our fond memories as teenagers and the skateboard era of the 1980s.  As much as I’d loved to have been able to skate as Dan did, it wasn’t in the cards, but I sure as fuck liked watching my pals pull off the hardest of tricks.  For some, a more melodic era of punk rock filled the airwaves with skating, but Dan and I live for the time when punk and metal had its crossover bands that had videos (remember those?) full of daredevil kids skating pools.  The energy was amazing, and with the help of crossover-fanatic and blistering guitarist, Blake Jacobs, we will take a close look at some of the best bands of this genre/era this week on SongoftheDay.  For today, here’s a great tune from our guest and pro-skater himself, Jonny Manak. – FATS