These 18 artists prove that not only is punk NOT Dead in 2018, it’s very much alive and ready to fill your head with four chords and the truth. From the legendary Against Me! to the power drill of a punk band, PEARS, this list has the sweetest of sweet punk-pop and the dirtiest, noisiest bands who are currently giving you tinnitus in style and making you get sweaty in every punk club the world over.

AND OBVIOUSLY, not every great punk band currently making music is included here. PLEASE let us know who we missed in the comments and let’s all be grateful to the Punk gods that there are more than 18 bands making Punk Rock great in 2018.

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