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Florida Sound Archive Podcast

25 EpisodesProduced by Jeff KaiserWebsite

A podcast that documents the lives and stories of people involved in various music scenes throughout Florida's past.

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#58 Brent Wilson, Andre Serafini, Mike Wetherill (Chocolate Grasshopper)

The Story of MIAMI hardcore/punk band CHOCOLATE GRASSHOPPER

Chocolate Grasshopper was a mid-late 1980's hardcore/punk from Miami, FL. Three of the four original band members: Brent Wilson (vocals/guitar), later formed Radon (Gainesville), Andre Serafini (drums), later formed Quit (Miami) and Mike Wetherill (bass) tell the story of Chocolate Grasshopper from the band's origins, the Partyin' With Beardhead demo cassette, shows at the Cameo Theatre, skateboarding, and a lot more. Ray "Bones" Arronte had a work obligation and was unfortunately unable to be present for the interview. [Episode: 56 - Recorded 07/15/2023]


Music:

Chocolate Grasshopper - Great Compromisor (1986)

Chocolate Grasshopper - Green (1986)


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Chocolate Grasshopper

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Partyin' With Bearhead Demo Cassette

https://youtu.be/WbHFx4GP3XA

Live at the Cameo Theatre - 1986 (Miami Beach)

Part 1: https://youtu.be/WFhzuQhsTEM

Part 2: https://youtu.be/WDebfzZ0Kuw

Part 3: https://youtu.be/ZsD09iMAr_k

Part 4: https://youtu.be/BX9v0jgmAvA

Part 5: https://youtu.be/Bft3VMhgXS0


(related) Richard Shelter Interview

https://youtu.be/UV8Ap-NGG3k

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