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Jack Rabid, Big Takeover Magazine

Editor and Publisher

Jack Rabid is the founder, editor, and publisher of 40-year New York music magazine The Big Takeover, whose writing has appeared in Spin, Interview, AllMusicGuide, eMusic, Trouser Press Record Guide, Creem, Village Voice, Amazon.com, Ice, Rock 'n' Roll Globe, Maximum Rock n Roll, Paper, Rockpool, Alternative Press, Musichound, Stereotype, East Village Eye, CD Now, Jam TV, Hit List, Amp, Seconds, Generation, etc., a club/radio DJ and host of “The Big Takeover Show” on realpunkradio.com every Monday (archived at bigtakeover.com/radio), and drummer in early ’80s punks Even Worse, SST-era Leaving Trains, post-punkers Last Burning Embers, and dreampop-era, (currently revived) group Springhouse. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife Mary and their two children, Jim and Caroline.

March 19, 2022

S5E215 - Heartbreakers 'Live at Max's Kansas City' with Jack Rabid

As teens growing up in Summit, New Jersey in the late 70s, NY Punk Godfather Jack Rabid (Big Takeover Magazine) and his likeminded friends would sneak off to Manhattan to catch shows by the exciting new bands and punk legends …

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Aug. 17, 2019

S2E73 – Jerry Lee Lewis Live at The Star Club – w/Jack Rabid

Jerry Lee Lewis Live at The Star Club Hamburg is …

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