No Echo Interview 

“For the latest entry to his ongoing A Hardcore Conversation interview series, Anthony Allen Begnal speaks with Lucky Lehrer, the original drummer of Circle Jerks. Never one to mince his words, Lucky doesn’t disappoint in the following feature. —Carlos Ramirez”

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Punk Globe Magazine Interview 

In preparing for the celebration of Punk Globe’s 41st Anniversary, I decided to talk with Lucky Lehrer who is the well-known father of hardcore drumming. In the interview. Lucky talks about the first years with Circle Jerks, his jazz background, playing with Darby Crash of The Germs and his his current band #Goals. Hope you all will enjoy!

Read it here!

Punk globe magazine interview lucky lehrer


Interview on The Trap Set with Joe Wong

“Lucky Lehrer’s ferocious and agile style helped Circle Jerks become standard bearers of the nascent SoCal hardcore scene. He tells Joe about growing up in LA, his love of jazz, studying at UC-Berkeley, discovering punk, and his current creative focus–improvised comedy.”

Check it out on the TheTrapSet website or listen/purchase on iTunes.

the trap set interview



Fun Double Interview feat. Glen Sobel

One moment I’m being interviewed then, spontaneously, I switch to interviewer when my friend Glen Sobel walks by.



JamSphere Interview








Live from the Barrage



Independent Music News 24

Independent Music news 24 lucky lehrer interview


Ultimate Weed Jam

Picture by Brooks Ayola.

Picture by Brooks Ayola.

Lucky Lehrer got interview by AXS and among many topics he talked about the upcoming Ultimate Weed Jam.  Read the full interview in the links below:

Part one:
Part two:



Interview in Hollywood Press Corps

Lucky Lehrer Hollywood Press Corps Interview


Interview with Steve Cooper 

Steve Cooper Lucky Lehrer Interview


Interview on Inside Metal

Lucky Lehrer Inside Metal Interview



DrumRead Interview


Interview on DrumSmack 


Interview on Soundcheck with Mike Graham and Dr. Dave McGee

Lucky Lehrer Soundcheck with Mike Graham Dave McGee