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QUIZ: How well do you know your punk-rock history?

Punk rock has evolved so much since its beginnings over five decades ago. While modern bands enjoy the freedom of singing about whatever they...
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These 15 punk records from 1981 have some of the year’s best music

1981 was the year hardcore engulfed everything punk. Skanking pit warriors swarmed a stage at the Olympic Auditorium in Los Angeles. England had its...
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These 15 punk records from 1980 were complete game-changers

By 1980, U.S. major labels abandoned punk with Sid Vicious' corpse. The American underground reacted, hard: “Don't want us? Fuck you, we'll do it...
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Top 10 times metal musicians got involved in politics

Metal has been inherently political since the dawn of the genre. This is apparent in the lyrics, the imagery and the overall personas of...

D.O.A. announce final tour; saying farewell after 35 years as a band

After 35 years in the band, now legendary and influential hardcore punk artists, D.O.A. have announced that they will call it quits following a...