Punk rock

When Led Zeppelin destroyed The Damned punk rock show

When punk exploded in London, one of the igniting factors was the assault on arena-sized rock daddy. The punks were perceiving bands like Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, The Grateful Dead and a host of other huge bands that sold arenas and presented their albums as mutant embodiments of everything that …

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Punk rock band X arrive at Pacific Amphitheater with Los Lobos and the Blasters – Orange County Register

Los Angeles punk rock band X is heading to the OC Fair this summer. The quartet – singer Exene Cervenka, singer / bassist John Doe, guitarist Billy Zoom and drummer DJ Bonebrake – will headline the Pacific Amphitheater in Costa Mesa on Sunday August 1 as part of the 2021 …

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Punk rock priests offer their “parallel love” in music and the sacraments

The evangelical indie rock scene of the ’90s can be hard to explain. A rebellious and unbalanced underground movement that emerged from the basements of mega-churches and religious colleges? A generation of musicians who severed ties with conservative Christianity but maintained a fan base built up through youth groups and …

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Punk rock show near Elysian Valley triggers police and SigAlert reaction | News

Google maps Elysee Valley – The LAPD issued a citywide tactical alert on Saturday night after officers were called in to disperse 1,500 to 2,000 people who were apparently attending a punk rock performance by the LA River. Articles on social media indicated that it was a concert by punk …

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Threats and “hate messages” prompt NOFX to withdraw from the Punk Rock Bowling festival

NOFX has pulled out of its slated headlining appearance at this year’s Punk Rock Bowling Festival in Las Vegas after receiving threats and hate messages. The Los Angeles punk group sparked controversy when staging the Punk Rock Bowling event in 2018 when they joked onstage about the mass shooting at …

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