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Gang of Youths frontman David Le’aupepe: “I genuinely believe in the redemptive power of rock and roll music”

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 28: David Le'aupepe of Gang of Youths performs on stage during the 31st Annual ARIA Awards 2017 at The Star on November 28, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images for ARIA)

David Le’aupepe of the terrific Sydney, Australia indie-rock band Gang of Youths joins Justin to chat about his career, how Chicago is the epicenter of all the music he loves, their recent record, “Go Farther in Lightness,” how “triumph over adversity” is woven into the fabric of the band, where he draws his songwriting from, the diversity of their sound, how he plays every room like its an arena, their show next week at Subterranean and being on the bill for Lollapalooza.

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