Decline Minute 31: Tubby Texan

Music: The Dicks – Rich Daddy Shutdown continues. And continues. And continues. And continues. And continues. Short episodes this week because we lost the original sessions and had to re-record! Since this performance is so slow, we’re also taking the opportunity to talk about the origins of gay punk for a few days. Find us places and […]

Decline Minute 30: Chimay

Music: Descendents – Pervert Shutdown continues. And continues. And continues. We talk about long song fatigue, do a lot of Darby impressions, and then go on a tangent about the Descendents and what happens to bands who continue versus bands who stop. Find us places and tell us things: declineminute.com declineminute@gmail.com facebook.com/declineminute instagram.com/declineminute (thanks to WIDES for […]

Decline Minute 29: Remember All Those Jokes (Happy Pat)

Guest: Phillip Mottaz from Ramones of the Day Music: The Germs – Shutdown (Annihilation Man) Rich girl Michelle says she hates painters, and the Germs being playing another song. We talk about the funny, funny language skills of musical artists, discuss closeted punks, and go over the lyrics to Shutdown. Find us places and tell us things: […]

Decline Minute 27: Germs Night at Dodger Stadium

Guest: Phillip Mottaz from Ramones of the Day Music: The Flesh Eaters – I Don’t Wanna Go Down To The Basement Nicole talks about being band mom, and Michelle starts telling an infamous story. We imagine large groups of punks gathering in other places, talk scene diversity, and get more into the ethos of being defined […]

Decline Minute 26: Yeah I Love Her

Guest: Phillip Mottaz from Ramones of the Day Music: Buglamp – Howling at the Moon The Germs finish playing Manimal, then drugs are discussed and famous alcoholic words are uttered. We try to read the marker on Darby’s side, we lipread the romantic inner life of Gary Hirstius, and examine a SoCal Ramones tribute album. Find us […]

Decline Minute 25: Special Guest Noah Segan

Guest: Noah Segan from Looper and What We Do Is Secret Music: Screeching Weasel – Going Home The Germs continue playing Manimal. For our special Friday episode, we talk with Noah Segan about playing drummer Don Bolles in the Germs biopic, in which he recreated this very minute! We also put him on the spot to decide […]