John Robb

Book Shambles

John Robb is a musician from bands like The Membranes but also one of the UK’s most respected music journalists. This week he joins Robin and Josie to talk the re-release of his book Death to Trad Rock all about the explosion of the niche post-punk scene and why it never broke through into the mainstream. They also chat about the bands of today that reflect the bands of that period like Idles, music’s influence on comedy and when John was the first person to interview Nirvana long before they were famous.

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