'Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records' (Episode 228) by Yak Channel Podcast Network published on 2019-05-21T03:14:06Z Julia Nash and husband Mark Skillicorn join me this week to talk about their superb documentary film,"Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records." The cultural contributions of Wax Trax! can't be measured (nor can I adequately summarize them here). The best I can do is share some descriptive words about the store and label: Groundbreaking, dangerous, liberating, inclusive, edgy, pulsating, throbbing, relentless... what were we talking about again? Julia is more than qualified to have written and directed the documentary; she's the daughter of late Wax Trax! co-owner Jim Nash. The history of Wax Trax! Records (the store and the label) and its celebrated co-owners, Jim Nash and Dannie Flesher. What was it like growing up around Wax Trax!? The "Retrospectacle" 3-day event at Metro that first gave Julia a hint of how big the Wax Trax! footprint was. TVT Records and the end of Wax Trax! The fundamental differences between Nash and Dannie ("You need that balance; you need that excitement"). How important was Ministry to Wax Trax!? Is Chris Connelly the Wax Trax! MVP? The mainstream artists in the documentary who voice their love and appreciation for Wax Trax!, including Dave Grohl and Trent Reznor. The super cool Wax Trax! Black Box set and Trent Reznor's involvement. Julia Nash is now the "Indiana Jones" of industrial music. Where does Julia go to next with the Wax Trax! brand? What would Jim have thought about having a documentary made about Wax Trax!? Car Con Carne is presented by The Autobarn Mazda of Evanston.