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Straight Edge, in print"
‘Sober Living For The Revolution,Hardcore Punk, Straight Edge and Radical Politics’ Gabriel Kuhn (PM Books) It’s going to be nearly three decades since Minor Threat recorded a song that was just over thirty seconds long called ‘Straight Edge’. Those thirty seconds were a riposte to the local in crowd of DC trad rock bores who […]
When Mullen met the Peppers"
Glory Is Noise ”â RHCP Book Review When Mullen Met the PeppersBy Joel Gausten An Oral/Visual History of The Red Hot Chili Peppers (It Books, $39.99) is simultaneously one of the most wonderful and most horrible music-related books ever published. First, the good news: This high-end coffee table book is like sex for your eyeballs. […]
Garth Cartwright – by Cathi Unsworth"
High Plains Drifter: Garth Cartwright by Cathi Unsworth. ”ËThe soul of the US has been beaten black and blue, but I found plenty of it via the people I met, the lands I crossed,’ considers Garth Cartwright, a Kiwi just back from an epic voyage across the country that once reached out to his teenage […]
Manic Street Preachers by Ben Myers"
If you like this please Tweet it, Facebook it or leave a comment Richey Edwards: the last great rock star by Ben Myers Louder Than War. It’s a great name for a publication isn’t it? And given that it was the three word review deployed by El Comandante himself Fidel Castro, to describe the Manic […]