Punk rock

Punk rock shows find a new home in Saanich

As live music in the city center struggles to rebound, a working-class Saanich bar with a family foundation has quietly become a hotspot for punk rock in the city. A nondescript building on Upper Quadra Street, sandwiched between an industrial food equipment supplier and a furniture maker, houses the Phoenix …

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Best punk singers of the 90s | 90s punk rock singers

[Photos by: Kathleen Hanna/Paul Hudson via Wikimedia Commons, Billie Joe Armstrong/YouTube] The 90s: the decade punk has become mainstream. First of all, SoundScan made radio safe for Nirvana and the grunge-ified hordes. Then Green day and other pop-punk acts moved in and squatted atop the Billboard graphics. Admittedly, it seemed …

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Punk Rock TreeHouse lives up to “Mischief”

It’s hard not to like a little ‘Mischief’, and that’s exactly what the Worcester-area Punk Rock duo TreeHouse deliver on their recent album of the same name. “Mischief” is, in many ways, a strange sort of retro affair, a sweet little love letter to late ’60s and’ 70s rock ‘n’ …

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CJ Ramone of ’80s punk rock band The Ramones to visit PopCon 2021 as celebrity guest – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana weather

This weekend, Popcon is celebrating all of pop culture, and today we got to chat with one of the event’s celebrity guests, CJ Ramone from famous punk rock band, the Ramones. Learn more about him and the convention: PopCon is a popular culture and comic book convention to be held …

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Punk Rock Teens – The New York Times

U.S. high school students can get free digital access to the New York Times until September 1, 2021. The group featured above, the Linda Lindas, is made up of four Asian and Latino teens and tweens who last week had a clip from a recent performance of their song “Racist, …

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Of course, DC has a free punk rock bookstore

As media empires disappear, Hunter Bennett is quite modest: a box of used books as a gift and a monthly newsletter. But residents of Chevy Chase DC with a fondness for punk rock and detective stories will find the Free open-air Nevada Avenue bookstore to be a sort of DIY …

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Crocs launches punk-rock-inspired collaboration

Crocs is teaming up with award-winning Russian group Little Big on an exclusive punk-rock-inspired collaboration featuring the brand’s classic clog with metal spikes, chains and Jibbitz charms inspired by the group’s unique style. The Little Big x Crocs collaboration launches on June 22 and will feature the Classic Clog in …

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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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Punk rock fuels my recovery everyday

I was a disheveled, scruffy one-person disaster in the winter of 2012. I lived for alcohol. If beer was the starter, crack cocaine was my digestive. But after surgery and drug rehab, I’ve been sober for nine years now. I could never have done it without music. Although I have …

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NOFX, Circle Jerks + Devo Headline 2021 Punk Rock Bowling Fest

Are you ready to roll in 2021? The Punk Rock Bowling + Music festival will return to the concert schedule in 2021, with the annual punk-centric event set to return to Las Vegas in late September with NOFX, Circle Jerks and Devo headlining. The Downtown Las Vegas Events Center will …

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Remembering Phoenix Punk Rock Royalty: Steve ‘Stevie D’ Davis has died at 64

Steve “Stevie D” Davis, bassist, painter and author, died on April 14, 2021, at the age of 64. Survived by his son, Aries, his mother, Judith, and countless family members and friends, Davis leaves a legacy of devotion to the fine arts of kindness, caring and unwavering friendship. Since October …

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