In the premiere episode of DISRUPTOR, Jon talks to Johnny Temple — acclaimed punk musician and founder of the cutting-edge publisher Akashic Books.
Listen in as Johnny talks about his plan to “reverse gentrify” the publishing world and give voice to the underrepresented. If you’re looking to do some disrupting of your own, Johnny is a true inspiration.
Every week, DISRUPTOR celebrates the rebels, mavericks and weirdos of the publishing world, and encourages you to disrupt in your own way. Subscribe now!
Links of Interest for Episode 1:
Akashic Books: http://www.akashicbooks.com/
Akashic on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akashic_Books
Girls Against Boys (Johnny’s band): http://www.gvsb.com/
Ian Mackaye bio (musician/entrepreneur Jon & Johnny discuss): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ian_MacKaye