Review – The Clash Special Edition Releases

The Clash Reissued CDs

I remember a conversation I had with my brother when I was a teenager. He asked me if I thought I would still be listening to any of the music I liked then when I was 50. At the time it seemed like it was an eternity in the future, our parents weren’t even that […]

Submit your DIY film to the International Punk Rock Film Festival!

International Punk Rock Film Festival

The 2014 International Punk Rock Film Festival is seeking submissions. The deadline is May 2014. Calling all DIY movie punks from all corners of the globe! The International punk rock film festival is open for submissions of your DIY punk rock movie! Now is the time to finally make that movie you’ve been dreaming of. […]

Sly as a Vox

Ultravox Ha Ha Ha!

They’re back! The often-awful eighties with the pre-school neon colors and the radio infested with neo-synth-pop bubblegum bands. Although a few groups like Phoenix, the Killers and the recent stellar release from Empire of the Sun have picked up where the best of the eighties left off, the majority of time I’m left looking for […]

Punk Rock is so Punk Rock

Andy Warhol, Lou Reed, and the Velvet Underground

“That’s so punk rock.” It’s a popular phrase these days, a cool quote, part of English lexicon and integral Hollywood jargon. But what is Punk Rock? How do we define or refine this colorful description that has become one of the most substantial, impactful and honestly complimentary assessments with which someone can be imbued. I’ve […]

Review – I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp by Richard Hell

I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp by Richard Hell

I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp: An Autobiography by Richard Hell / Ecco / 978-0062190833 / 304 pages Where do ideas come from? How does an individual up with an idea that starts a whole movement? Does he or she think it up in a momentary flash of brilliance which causes them to […]