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Yogi Punk Rock Teaches Radical Wellness

OJAI, Calif. — Jacqui Burge gently rang a meditation bell at her Ojai yoga studio. As the sound decayed, Burge, sitting in the classic cross-legged or “sukhasana” pose, seemed to fall into a peaceful, meditative trance for several minutes. Half an hour later, sitting in her living room, Burge sounded …

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Sons of punk rock visionaries on how the movement went astray but retains potential for change

‘Punk is not dead. Really, Really Sleepy’: Sons of punk rock visionaries on how the movement strayed but still retains potential for change Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail …

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Ontario punk rock band Sumo Cyco announce North American “Initiation” tour

Sumo Cyco, a punk rock band from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, announced their Initiationour departure on May 19. After fans loved their album Initiation, they begged Sumo Cyco to go on tour. So in response, Sumo Cyco did. Before the Initiation tour, the band will join rock icons Buckcherry and special …

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LIVE MUSIC: Punk rock, massive rage, big chords

LIVE MUSIC: Punk rock, massive rage, big chords – what’s not to love? Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of …

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Obituary: Ziggy Sigmund was a Vancouver punk rock icon

Breadcrumb Links News The music Local News Entertainment Ziggy was very charming, good humored and unassuming, and full of stories. He always seemed to have a guitar and always seemed to have a new musical project going. Publication date : March 10, 2022 • 33 minutes ago • 3 minute …

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The Bataclan memorial charity will benefit from a punk rock evening

THE Nick Alexander Music Trust, a musical charity created following the Bataclan terrorist attack in Paris, is holding its tour at The Joiners on March 16. The trust has teamed up with Xtra Mile Recordings, home to charity patron Frank Turner, to bring music lovers four brilliant new bands for …

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Girl-punk-rock group Reddi wins the 2022 Melodi Grand Prix

Denmark held its Melodi Grand Prix 2022 national selection this evening from the Boxen Arena in Herning. After almost two hours and eight songs, all the focus was on the girl-punk-rock band Reddi and their song “The Show” which will compete for Denmark in the Eurovision Song Contest 2022 in …

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Punk Rock & Paintbrushes celebrates life through art

(KERO) – Sometimes life throws unexpected curveballs at you. This is the case of Emily Nielsen, founder of Punk Rock & Paintbrushes. 23ABC spoke with Nielsen about the collective’s debut and their upcoming women’s art exhibit on March 5 in Long Beach. The art collective was founded after Nielsen battled …

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A look at Sum 41’s Dave Baksh

3 minimum reading Dave Bash was one of the first North American musical performances for late South Asians ‘90s. He is best known as the lead guitarist of the Canadian rock band Sum 41. His musical influences were heavily influenced by bands like Genesis, Foreigner, Led Zeppelin, Rage Against The …

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Sex, drugs and punk rock in La Térmica

Lux Interior taking off all her clothes on stage, Wendy O. Williams breaking a drum set, Human Sexual Response snorting cocaine backstage or The Fabulous Billy Goons flipping the bird to the audience. You can almost hear a friendly “f**k you”. The most rebellious music of the 70s and 80s …

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Inside Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love’s punk-rock romance

When Nirvana’s “Nevermind” dethroned Michael Jackson’s “Dangerous” from the top of the charts in January 1992, Kurt Cobain was effectively crowned the new king of rock. And the following month, he officially had a queen when he married Courtney Love – 30 years ago now, on February 24, 1992, on …

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Tampa’s Red Star Live Hosts Stacked Local Punk-Rock Fundraiser Next Month | Show Previews | Tampa

Click to enlarge Photo via Everything She Wrote/Facebook Everything she wrote Mark March 26 on your calendars as Tampa’s Red Star Live is hosting a stacked night of punk rock for a good cause. If you see a group of skateboarders doing tricks outside a building marked with a red …

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Antiks brings punk rock to the disability rights conversation

Time and time again, punk rock has earned its status as the official soundtrack of change; it’s angular and abrasive – just what is usually needed to shatter calcified dominant and regressive wisdoms. As such, we love it when a group cries bloody murder for a good cause. So when …

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Punk rock band Sweeping Promises will perform at the Bishop on Thursday

Sweeping Promises, a punk rock band, will perform at Bishop Bar at 9:30 p.m. Thursday. Adults 18 and older can participate. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased on the venue’s website. The duo, Lira Mondal and Caufield Schnug, started making music in Arkansas. When they moved to Boston, they …

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Best punk rock singles | The Clash, The Libertines

The seven-inch 45 rpm single was the perfect punk–rock average, in that anything related to such an unusual musical genre and culture as punk can be designed. This is because he was originally rock n rollis the perfect medium, and the original purpose of punk was to strip down rock …

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New Orleans punk rock stalwart ‘King Louie’ Bankston dies at 49 | Keith Spera

“King” Louie Bankston, a prolific and provocative mainstay of the New Orleans underground punk rock scene, died Feb. 13 at Ochsner Medical Center from complications related to heart failure. He was 49 years old. Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and versatile character, Bankston’s many projects included 1960s garage rock band The Royal …

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Crocs Goes Bold With Karol G In New Punk Rock Collab Clog

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Footwear News may receive an affiliate commission. Crocs is reaching new heights, literally, with a new collaboration with Karol G. More footwear news The comfortable shoe brand has chosen the Colombian musician as designer and …

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Crocs Goes Bold With Karol G In New Punk Rock Clog Collab – Footwear News

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Footwear News may receive an affiliate commission. Crocs is reaching new heights, literally, with a new collaboration with Karol G. The comfortable shoe brand has chosen the Colombian musician as designer and muse for a …

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Frank Turner returns to punk rock on FTHC

It’s common for artists to say these days they don’t care about genre, but Frank Turner really don’t care about gender. We’re not talking about going from indie to alternative or anything like that here, but a punk rocker (who often bridged folk, punk and other forms of English with …

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Brit Awards 2022: Ed Sheeran delivers a punk rock remix, Anne Marie loses her balance, Adele triggers engagement rumors!

Who thought Ed Sheeran could do punk rock? Will Adele get married soon? Is Anne-Marie okay? Check out some of the highlights from the Brits Awards 2022! Ed Sheeran does a punk-rock version of “Bad Habits” The 2022 BRIT Awards kicked off with Bring Me The Horizon’s Ed Sheeran and …

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6 iconic guitars from punk rock history | Guitare.com

Punk rock was unlike any previous movement in the history of guitar music, and so it’s perhaps fitting that the instruments used to define the fire and fury of punk are wonderfully diverse and, in many cases, unconventional. These guitars often had stories and attitudes that matched the music that …

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From punk rock to indie horror, it’s DIY or Die

It was October 2005 when I woke up in a Florida parking lot, in an old electrician’s van converted to seat six people. The pink fuzzy leopard print upholstery reeked of old nachos and Chef Boyardee. Five of my best friends were still sound asleep and it was my turn …

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More than a punk rock icon

Poly Styrene: I’m a cliché is an insightful look at the often overlooked punk rock icon. Styrene was the lead singer of 1970s British punk band X-Ray Spex. Directed by Styrene’s daughter, Celeste Belle and Paul Sng, the documentary examines the legacy she left behind and the hardships she faced. …

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Bob Saget’s pals hit the Comedy Store for their 2nd ‘punk rock shiva’

The famous friends of beloved comedian Bob Saget reunited for the second time at Comedy Story this weekend to send the “Full House” star out. Pals Jeff Ross and John Mayer were joined by John Stamos, Dave Chappelle, Jim Carrey and Chris Rock in what Ross described as a sequel …

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Recording with… Punk Rock Girl! Star Ashley LaLonde

This week, Playbill caught up with Ashley LaLonde, who appeared in The black clown at Lincoln Center, Burn all night and Violet on a moving bus to ART, and The teeth at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center before graduating from Harvard University in 2020. She received the Harvard Musical Theater …

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The Pack Announces Reflection On “Punk Rock Perspective” Of “Unpersons” 10 Years Later

“Intent and feel are more important than polish,” says singer Becky Black Photo: Mark Maryanovitch Posted on January 25, 2022 In a career defined by loud and grimy garage albums, the 2011 release of the Pack ad non-persons might just be the loudest and dirtiest of the bunch. At the …

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Joe Iconis’ Punk Rock Girl Opening Night – Times Square Chronicles

Joe Iconis punk rock girl had its world premiere at the Argyle Theatre. Book and arrangements are by Tony-nominated Long Island composer Joe Iconis (Broadway’s be cooler), arrangements and orchestrations by Rob Rokicki (Broadway’s The Lightning Thief), directed and choreographed by Jennifer Werner (Worldwide Associate for Book of Mormon), musical …

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LI’s Joe Iconis releases “Punk Rock Girl!” power at the argyle theater

Joe Iconis is not a fan of jukebox musicals. “They are ruining my life,” he says. “People only want to see shows if they know the songs. I never thought I’d write one.” And yet, that’s exactly what the Garden City-born playwright and composer does. “It’s weird,” acknowledges Iconis, whose …

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World premiere of Punk Rock Girl! By Joe Iconis and Rob Rokicki Starts January 20

Long Island’s Argyle Theater presents the new musical, featuring music from female artists like Blondie, Gwen Stefani and Avril Lavigne. The Argyle Theater on Long Island launches its world premiere of Punk rock girl! January 20. The new musical features songs written and made famous by female artists and girl …

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KISS, Silk Sonic, The War on Drugs, Punk Rock Bowling, David Sedaris, more

Here’s a roundup of the latest tour news. See the Tour Dates category for more information. THE WAR ON DRUGS War on Drugs’ North American tour begins tonight in Austin, the first of two shows at ACL Live, and will continue until February 27 when they play Tempe, AZ’s Inning …

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The punk-rock career of star Shane West’s ‘A Walk to Remember’

What happened to Shane West? Ryan Gosling, Channing Tatum, Liam Hemsworth and Zac Efron have all won hearts in the film adaptations of Nicholas Sparks’ best-selling novels. But before these dreamy leading men could set out to wow viewers, actor Shane West helped lay the groundwork for the Sparks film …

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10 Almost Perfect Punk Rock Albums

If rock is the music of rebellion, then punk rock is lawless feet on the ground, making that rebellion manifest. With bands like MC5 and the Stooges leading the movement in the late 60s, the genre was brought up to date in the 70s. In New York, Patti Smith delivered …

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Argyle Theater Presents The World Premiere of “Punk Rock Girl”

The largest professional theater open all year round on Long Island, The Argyle Theater (Mark and Dylan Perlman, executive producers and managing partners; Evan pappas, artistic director), presents the world premiere of GIRL PUNK-ROCK with a book and arrangements by the Tony-nominated Long Island composer Joe iconis (Broadway Be cooler), …

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Fans pay wacky tribute to punk rock legend

LOS ANGELES – Dee Dee Ramone once sang that he didn’t want to be ‘buried in a pet graveyard’, but now the grave of the Ramones’ founding member and bassist has become a true wildlife sanctuary at Hollywood Forever Cemetery. What would you like to know Ramones founder and bassist …

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Styrofoam documentary explores the legacy of a punk rock legend

Poly Styrene from the punk band X-Ray Spex performs on stage at the Roundhouse, London, England, on … [+] January 15, 1978. (Photo by Gus Stewart / Redferns) Redferns At the start of the documentary Poly styrene: I’m a clichéCeleste Bell, daughter of former X-Ray singer Spex Poly Styrene, says, …

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Joe Iconis’ Punk Rock Girl Announces World Premiere Casting

The cast has been announced for the world premiere of Punk rock girl, coming to Long Island’s Argyle Theater in January. Performances are scheduled to run from January 20 to February 27, 2022, with an official opening on January 22. Punk rock girl is a new musical featuring popular songs …

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Cast Set for the Punk Rock Girl World Premiere! By Joe Iconis and Rob Rokiki

Long Island’s Argyle Theater has announced the cast for its world premiere of Punk rock girl!, the new musical featuring songs written and made famous by artists and girl groups with a book and arrangements by Joe Iconis (Be cooler) and arrangements and orchestrations by Rob Rokicki (The Lightning Thief). …

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For a brief period, Dancing Waters brought the best of punk rock to San Pedro – Daily Breeze

San Pedro’s Dancing Waters nightclub takes its name from an indoor waterfall that was installed by its owner when he turned the old bowling alley into a nightclub in 1969. The Streamline Moderne structure, 1331 S. Pacific Ave., was designed by architect William Durr and opened in 1940 as the …

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“Today we lost a punk rock legend” – Tributes pour in after Angelic Upstarts frontman Mensi dies

Thomas Mensforth, known as Mensi and believed to be in his 60s, died in hospital where he had bravely fought Covid for some time. The group’s official Facebook page announced his death on Friday, December 10. In a message, they said: “Today we lost a punk rock legend. Our hearts …

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Inside the eccentric life of punk rock billionaire Yusaku Maezawa as he soars into space

A Japanese billionaire and former punk rocker became the first civilian to visit the International Space Station after paying around £ 30million for a ticket. Yusaku Maezawa took off from the Russian Soyuz spacecraft this morning for a 12-day jaunt to the ISS, where he plans to do 100 unusual …

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Kangaroo Court brings psych-punk rock to CU

Photo courtesy of Hayley Anderson Kangaroo Court opens for Post Animal at the Canopy Club on November 12. The group is currently working on an album which should be released early next year. By Sydney Wood, Associate Editor of The Buzz November 29, 2021 As the Champaign-Urbana music scene continues …

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Watch conservative morning show get fooled by the ultimate punk rock prank call

“New glory to you guys” Posted on November 24, 2021 Conservatives’ attempts to engage in popular culture regularly lead to truly ridiculous results, and the latest finds a New Hampshire AM radio talk team completely overwhelmed when dealing with a punk rock caller. Visual artist Rob dobi shared a clip …

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Peacock renews its punk rock comedy series for season 2

Peacock officially renewed We are lady pieces for another season of female punk rock debauchery. The series premiered in the UK over three years ago and reached the US on Peacock this summer. Fans were taken aback by the good news when Peacock made the announcement on Monday. “I feel …

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Nostalgia: Fans flock to see punk rock band The Clash at Belle Vue

Photo: Fans in the foyer of the Elizabethan Belle Vue Ballroom in Manchester during a concert by London punk rock band The Clash. November 15, 1977 © Mirrorpix 1977 November 26 Manchester City striker Brian Kidd heads for goal in Chelsea’s 6-2 demolition by his club in a Premier League …

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Cult punk rock band Reagan Youth perform at Willits – The Willits News

Tibbie X on bass performs to the delight of Willits concert goers. (Joshua DeLawrence for The Willits News) Charlie Bonet, the band’s original drummer, goes wild at Friday’s Willits show. (Joshua DeLawrence for the Willits News) Reagan Youth lead singer Neil P. takes care of the vocal duties on Friday’s …

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Advertising agency executives launch punk rock puzzle brand Punkzles

ROCHESTER, NY, Nov. 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Founders Behind Truth Collective, an honestly creative company, today announced the launch of Punkzles, a puzzle experience company dedicated to connecting consumers with artists who have challenged culture and influenced their lives by bringing the pieces of punk together. The …

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Punk In The Park brings together nearly 20,000 punk rock and craft beer fans in Orange County, California

southern california Punk in the park brought a crowd of nearly 20,000 punk rock and craft beer fanatics to Oak Canyon Park in Orange County on November 6-7 for two days and two music stages from over two dozen bands, led by headliners Pennywise (Saturday) and NOFX (Sunday), as well …

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Fest 19 comes to Gainesville with energy, excitement, punk rock and lots of PBR

GAINESVILLE – The doors are open again for the Fest 19 punk music festival, and ticket sales opened at 12 p.m. on Friday. Last year, the event was held virtually throughout the year due to COVID-19 issues and was postponed to this year, said Tony Weinbender, owner of the festival. …

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Rulapalooza # 6 – five rock bands in a showcase – HONG KONG BUZZ

Now that the rules for social distancing are loosening, it’s time to get out there and listen to some live music. BUZZ will be posting the occasional story on upcoming live music events: Rula Live and The Underground continue their electric collaboration with the sixth edition of Rulapalooza on November …

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Fred Armisen gives Jimmy Fallon a wacky punk rock history lesson

We’ve been a fan of Fred Armisen for years now. First for his work on SNL, then on Portlandia. And then too many other projects to count. He also showed us not too long ago how he can mimic just about any accent from any part of the United States. …

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My journey in the dark with a punk rock orchestra

Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and provides behind-the-scenes information on how our journalism comes together. “Where are the bats?” I wondered as I scanned the towering, weeping walls of Lost World Caverns, an underground natural monument and tourist spot in West Virginia. It was October …

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Time to ‘smile’: punk rock band BUSM launches latest version of Rock ‘N’ Roll campaign

With a tangy wah guitar studded with throbbing bass and drum transfers, Canadian rockers BUSM – Big Up Sour Mash – have released their new high-voltage single, “Smile” – available now. Sure to give you ‘Smile’ something as you perform, BUSM is a three-piece hard rock band from Oshawa, Ont., …

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Punk rock band BUSM launches latest take on Rock ‘N’ Roll campaign

With a tangy wah guitar studded with throbbing bass and drum transfers, Canadian rockers BUSM – Big Up Sour Mash – have released their brand new high-voltage single, “Smile” – available now. Sure to give you ‘Smile’ something as you perform, BUSM is a three-piece hard rock band from Oshawa, …

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Review: The Warped Tour Band Brings Live Punk Rock and Emo Music to Long Island

The Warped Tour group. Photo credit: Michael Catalano Photography On November 5, the Warped Tour Band performed at Mulcahy’s Pub and Concert Hall on Long Island, with resident DJ Mike Savage warming the stage for them. While the majority of New Yorkers attended Billy Joel’s concert at Madison Square Garden, …

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Punk Rock Bowling 2021 – Day 3 – Live in Las Vegas

Day three of Punk Rock Bowling started off with perhaps the biggest “challenge set” of the weekend. Boldness? Blag Dahlia was instructed to make a three hours acoustic brunch set… in the morning… to a group of hungry people… who were probably hungover. I arrived at the Downtown Grand restaurant …

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Grasping At Pieces debuts at the Sanctuary on Saturday

Punk rock history is being written this weekend as a brand new Montgomery / Prattville band, Grasping At Pieces, debuts live at the Sanctuary. “It’s like a mix of old Californian hard core, and also some of the oldest bands in Alabama. The Knockabouts, Dead Pigeons and all that,” said …

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Circle Jerks, Devo, Descendants, More

After a 16-month delay and a few major lineup changes along the way, Punk Rock Bowling returned to Las Vegas with its 22nd episode last weekend – featuring over 40 bands on two stages, as well as 18 club shows. distinct. As Devo closed the festival with an epic set …

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Punk Rock flea market at Asbury Park Convention Hall

Site: Asbury Park Convention Center Address: 1300 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, 07712 Event date: 03/10/2021 Event time: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Description of the event: The Punk Rock Flea Market arrives at Asbury Park Convention Hall on October 3, 2021. This event starts at 10:00 am and lasts until …

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Why do punk rock musicians love running so much?

There is something so exceptionally liberating about running. No matter where you are in the world, all you need is a good pair of shoes and you are free to explore wherever your restless limbs and whims take you.There is also something very punk rock about the sport / obsession. …

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Punk rock prevails at the Vina Robles amphitheater

Three generations of Punk Rock music fans have gathered at Vina Robles Amphitheater on August 18, many were dressed in punk uniforms, for a trio of performances that will be popular with the crowd. The three bands appearing represented three different eras of the punk genre and were all greeted …

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