Tag: brian baker

1998’s top 15 punk albums simultaneously changed and preserved the form

Top 15 punk albums of 1998? You’d be forgiven for thinking that there weren’t any in the year the Bill Clinton/Monica Lewinsky scandal dominated...
circle jerks, minor threat, bad brains, germs

10 old-school punk bands who created the blueprint for the hardcore scene

1979: As far as the American record business was concerned, punk rock was finished. They’d spent a packet on the Sex Pistols, Ramones and...
1994 punk albums, hole, green day, l7, rancid

15 punk albums that set up 1994 to be a year of major change...

To consider Alternative Press’ list of 1994’s top 15 punk albums, one has to bear in mind two factors: Green Day’s Dookie was released...
Laura Jane Grace Anti-Flag Bad Religion 2020 presidential election digital cover story

Laura Jane Grace, Anti-Flag and Bad Religion want to build back better

As the 2020 Presidential Election was broadcast live in front of millions across the country and around the world, the road to the White...
80S PUNK GUITARISTS

These 15 punk guitarists of the ’80s set the standards for the future

Welcome to Alternative Press’ list of the 15 greatest punk guitarists of the ’80s. As the timeline shifted from the ’70s into the new...
Anti-Flag Beyond Barricades documentary review 2020

REVIEW: Anti-Flag live by the political messages they promote in new doc

Anti-Flag are a sharp and substantive band who will have a legacy that stands the test of time. But don’t just take our word...
JAY BENTLEY, BRIAN BAKER OF BAD RELIGION

This is how Minor Threat ended up as direct support to the Damned

Do you remember what you were doing around this time last year? We do. Prior to their kickass show at Cleveland’s Agora in August...

Bad Religion’s personal punk-rock rulebook only has one sentence

In 2020, no band would be spared the wrath of the COVID-19 pandemic. Punk icons Bad Religion weren’t going to mope about it. If...
BAD RELIGION- DECADES SERIES

This is how Brian Baker ended up in Bad Religion over 25 years ago

If there was a punk-rock hall of fame, Bad Religion would certainly belong in it. The long-running California punk outfit have maintained a positive...

Watch Bad Religion’s Brian Baker stir the pot making “Seeing Red” sauce

Let's cut to the chase: Brian Baker is an American punk-rock treasure. His immortality in punk was sealed forever as a member of Washington,...