The Venomous Pinks is more than a band, it’s a way of life driven by DIY punk rock family values. Angela RoseRed takes control of the mic for this very special Pink episode, as she discusses the evolution of the band with fellow Sound Sisters, Drea Doll (Venomous Pinks’ Guitarist/Vocals) and Gaby Kaos (Venomous Pinks’ Bass/Vocals). Drummer, Cassie Jalilie (Venomous Pinks and Union 13) also provides her perspective since transitioning as their newest band member. The Pinks’ tour manager, Ashley Berkowitz, calls in for the episode's round table discussion: Tour Do’s and Don’ts. Later, friend/honorary Pink, Soma Snakeoil, joins the conversation to give her insights on the band’s past and present. Plus, director Alexander Thomas chats about his latest collaboration and upcoming Pink projects that will leave you wanting more. No subject is off the turntable: lineup changes, label adjustments, tears, fears, losses, triumphs, perseverance and most importantly punk fucking rock. It’s unscripted, raw, honest, unfiltered and relatable, as the “Sound” of the “Sound Sisters” interviewers get interviewed. This is more than the Venomous Pinks’ musical story, it’s HERstory.
GRAVE SISTERS EPISODE TWO: The creepy and kooky sister of the Sound Sisters’ podcast. On this special Halloween episode the sisters, Angela RoseRed, Gaby Kaos, Drea Doll and Miss Kitty, go on their very first ghost hunt together to Tempe’s infamous watering hole and eatery Casey Moore’s Oyster house. Casey Moore’s is nationally known as a ghost hunter’s playground due to its high paranormal activity. Originally a house built by William Moeur in 1910, it has been rumored to once be a boarding house and a brothel before it became what it is known today. Sightings of a mysterious dark haired woman who disappears into thin air, as well as ghostly version of previous owners who dance into the wee hours of the night are some of the many rumored happenings. Week’s prior, the sisters had dinner with Geno Dellammorte and Matrick Swayze of Creepsville 666 in the upstairs dinning room, which is where most of the mysterious activity has taken place year after year. Listen as they discuss their experiences and even interview a current employee who had his own haunted interaction after closing time. Did Drea feel uneasy due to ghosts feeling restless by our presence? What happened when Gaby’s video camera went haywire the same time an orb was recorded on another device? What transpired as Kat grew more curiouser and curiouser while snapping polaroids? Did Angela actually document ghosts on her still photograph shots? Find out all this and more, plus the world premier of Creepsville 666 track,The Dearly Undead.
We as the Grave Sisters in no way claim to be professionals or experts in the topics we are about to discuss. We are simply bringing forth our personal experiences and perspectives. If you should decide to partake in any of the activities we cover, please reach out to someone beforehand who has is an expertise with credentials in these areas. In other words, don’t try this at home. Also, regardless of our individual beliefs on paranormal activity or the spiritual world we ultimately respect these subjects since they are scared to many. We truly mean no harm. This is not a parody, it’s simply our exploration on the subject.
Time to open the coffin.
Have you have ever heard a mysterious bump in the night? Are you certain that the truth is really out there? Having troubles shaking the frightening feeling that there is more out there than what the eye can perceive? If so, then these inaugural episodes are for you.
GRAVE SISTERS: The creepy and kooky sister of the Sound Sisters’ podcast. Sound Sisters Drea Doll, Gaby Kaos and Angela RoseRed have joined forces with fellow ghoul, adventure queen, and UFO extraordinaire, Miss Kitty of Miss Kitty Tattoo, to discuss all things spooky. These special episodes will focus on subjects such as supernatural, UFOs, Sasquatch, paranormal activity, conspiracy theories and everything in between. Prior to recording, the Grave Sisters will conduct an eerie or mysterious adventure or activity. They will start off the episode with an open coffin discussion, which will be an informal dialogue of any ghostly news, personal happenings or tales told from our listeners.This episode’s topic focuses on tarot card readings and mediums. Prior to recording, the Grave Sisters had received an intuitive tarot card reading conducted by a psychic medium with over 10 years experience and also had some fun in an Aura photo session. Each sister discusses their opinions on the topic and what went down with their individual readings. Later, they chat with Colleen Dolly Sinclair, owner of Siphon Draw Apothecary in Goldfield Ghost town. Sinclair has in-depth knowledge on the subject and clues in one of the sisters to an unseen ghost guest in the Sound Sisters’ studio. All this and more, on the very first creeptastic episode of the Grave Sisters podcast.
Disclaimer: The Grave Sisters in no way claim to be experts in the topics they are about to discuss. They are simply bringing forth their experiences. If you should decide to partake in any of the activities they cover, please reach out to an expert in this area beforehand. In other words, don’t try this at home. Also, regardless of our individual thoughts on the subjects of tarot Cards, mediums or divination readings of any kind, the Grave Sisters ultimately understand and respect that these are religious acts for different groups of people. They mean no harm and are not parodying these acts since they are sacred to many individuals.
Time to open the coffin!!
Renowned punk artist Chris Shary chats with the ladies about his approach to time management with creative endeavors and what it is like to artistically collaborate with some of the biggest names in music. They also get into finding the balance between being a father/husband/artist/teacher, how Travis Barker approached him to do artwork for Blink-182, his process with putting a creative spin on the infamous Milo sketch, and the true meaning behind Descendents’ anthem “I’m the One”. Before that, the Sound Sisters discuss their experience with artist and writer’s block and ways to get out of a creative rut . All this, plus exclusive spins from Violent Traditions and Shiners Club!
…and the Sound Sisters are back from their hiatus to talk one of Fat Wreck Chords all-time best drummers, Myra Gallarza from Bad Cop/Bad Cop. This episode kicks off with the round table topic: The Necessary Evil of Social Media in Creative Businesses. The ladies then chat with Myra about overcoming sexism early on in the music industry. She also reveals sneak peak recording info on Bad Cop’s upcoming album, what it was really like to work with Fat Mike, and does some reminiscing about road story misadventures with acts such as Dog Party and Pity Party. Later on, Myra spooks the Sound Sisters with stories about Ouija board experiences and her real life ghost encounters. All this and the premier of Gaby Kaos’ single from her new self titled solo album.
Go Betty Go’s Nicolette and Aixa Vilar open up to the ladies about the trails, triumphs, and tribulations they have faced as sisters and musicians. How did Nicolette quit mid-MxPx-tour and how did that make Aixa feel? What is it like to live with a real ghost? Where do they find creative inspiration to write music? What is Nicolette really drinking in her interview coffee mug?? The answers to these questions, plus a huge exclusive gig reveal, and much more on this sisterly love episode of the Sound Sisters podcast.
On the Season Two premier the ladies chat with the infamous Louiche Mayorga. He reminisces about the early days of Dogtown punk rock with Suicidal Tendencies and what’s on the horizon for Luicidal. Find out what type of alcoholic beverage he drank with Joey Ramone and what his favorite burrito is.
Chris Dalley drummer for Authority Zero, Pulley and the Implants stopped by the Sound Sister Studio before heading off to tour Japan. He chats with the ladies about his journey from being a super fan to a sponsored drummer, tour war stories, what it was like working with legend Bill Stevenson and gives advice on how to live the musical dream. All this and more on the Season One Finale of the Sound Sister Podcast.
There is nothing more antiestablishment than finding ways to stick it to the man. Avoiding Black Friday sales and saying no to big name consumerism is not only punk rock, but it also directly supports your local community. During this episode the Sound Sisters sit with independent Arizona business owners Colleen Dolly Sinclair of Siphon Draw Apothecary and Kat Gargalione of The Superstitious Jackalope. In this round table discussion they talk about roller derby, ghosts, what it’s like to be boss babes and ways to shop local on Small Business Saturday.