This week we talk to Martin Sprouse about writing zines in the 80s, writing for Maximum RocknRoll, starting a publishing company, resistance art, the difference (and similarities) between punks and hippies, and so much more!
Martin Sprouse grew up in Southern California and has been active in the San Francisco Bay Area punk scene since the late 1980s.
Please welcome our first guest, Tracey Helton Mitchell (@traceyh415).
Tracey has dedicated her life to the care and treatment of heroin users. Tracey entered school through an ex-offender’s program where she earned a bachelors of business administration and masters of public administration. In addition, she is a certified addiction specialist and supervisor.
She was featured in the movie Black Tar Heroin: The Dark End of the Street. She has also been featured by CNN, Anderson Cooper, Vice, NPRs fresh air, the Huffington Post, and the New York Times.