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DESCENDENTS ORAL HISTORY

Milo first heard Descendents’ debut album at a stranger’s house in college

Maybe you’re a grizzled punk lifer who hates the kids. Perhaps you came of a certain age where you use the term ”melodic hardcore” more than “pop...
2015 POP-PUNK SONGS

10 pop-punk songs you definitely had on repeat in 2015

We were going to start this piece by swearing that five years isn't really long. Then we considered all the things that happen that take less time....
LGBTQIA+ punk rock artists

20 LGBTQIA+ artists giving the world a big middle finger right now

It’s an election year, the world is in the middle of a pandemic and the importance of fighting for the rights of underserved and marginalized people is...
SONGS THAT BORROW

These 10 songs sound eerily similar to other famous tracks

The history of recorded sound is just short of 150 years old. One would think that nearly every combination of musical note, chord and key would have...
PUNKS AND METALHEADS

Here are 10 bands that punks and metalheads can totally bond over

A long, long time ago, before there was "the scene" and the sonic buffet of Warped Tour there was... division. The punks deemed metal as boring and...
PUNK ALBUMS OF 1987

The best punk albums of 1987 are still setting fire to the underground

What a year 1987 was! Ronald Reagan was all all up in the Iran-Contra affair, but his Teflon psyche made sure none of the backlash stuck to...
my chemical romance songs

See which My Chemical Romance song you are based on your zodiac sign

Are you into astrology? If so, you probably know you can use it to learn all about who you are, down to your actions and interests. You...
MAYDAY PARADE-ORAL HISTORY

Mayday Parade didn’t originally want this song on ‘A Lesson In Romantics’

Mayday Parade’s 2007 debut full-length A Lesson In Romantics is the textbook definition of “fan favorite.” When the Tallahassee, Florida, pop princes signed to Fearless Records, nobody...
RISE-AGAINST-DARK NIGHTS

Rise Against’s Tim McIlrath doesn’t have this problem with punk anymore

At first glance, it may seem suspect that an acclaimed punk band would be aligned with a DC Comics property. But when Rise Against announced their participation...
IDLES -ULTRA MONO 2020

IDLES know rock music has changed, but they still want to be your escape

IDLES are the band of the moment in the U.K., where their explosive and powerful music has become one of the soundtracks to a nation in flux....