Episode 5 of Green Room Radio with guest Todd Youth (Murphy’s Law). Listen to the episode below.
Todd Youth began his musical career at the age of twelve on the Lower East Side playing bass for Agnostic Front. He went on to play in two of the most important bands on the New York Hardcore scene: Warzone and Murphy’s Law. With Murphy’s Law, he toured with the Beastie Boys on their infamous “Licensed to Ill” tour in 1987 and brought hardcore punk to stadiums and arenas.
On this episode of Green Room Radio, Todd discusses panhandling on the streets of NYC as a child runaway (5:00), turning down a Foo Fighters audition to tour with Glenn Danzig (21:00), why he thinks straight edge swept New York (31:00), his parents and the police coming to pick him up at an Agnostic Front show (35:00), the worst gig of his life (36:00), his new album with Bloodclot featuring John Joseph (Cro-Mags), Joey Castillo (Queens of the Stone Age), and Phil Caivano (Monster Magnet) (54:00) and more. The episode also features music from Murphy’s Law, Warzone, Son of Sam and more. Full tracklisting below.
Warzone – “Always – A Friend For Life”
Murphy’s Law – “Greenbud”
Son of Sam – “Twisted Soul”
Chrome Locust – “New World Disorder”
Motorhead – “I’ll Be Your Sister”
Bl’ast! – “Look Into Myself”