Tag: punk rock

Heavy band seeking fans: Elitists need not apply—an op-ed

At the heart of punk ethos is a hatred for elitism. Punk music started out as an attempt to defy the so-called “rules of...

OPINION: Like the 2016 election, expect the unexpected in Trump-era punk

As the news reported that Donald Trump would be the president-elect in 2016, I noticed a “consolation prize” narrative appear in my social media...

Our Most Anticipated punk and pop-punk albums of 2017

We can't predict the future, but we can assure you that 2017 will bring plenty of awesome new music. We talked to some of...

Punk 101: CM Punk explains the importance of Rancid

“Rancid is what punk rock is all about,” says CM Punk. The man of many talents talks about how the band came to be...

Op-Ed: Why comics are my new punk rock

I have fond childhood memories of watching cartoons, playing with action figures and escaping into the vast depths of my own imagination for most...

Martha Stewart Living’s idea of a “punk rock party” will make you cringe

Martha Stewart Living recently ran this gem of an article, “Rock On! How To Throw A Punk Rock-Inspired Party!” (Photo: YouTube.) In the article,...

Punk scientist kicked out of classical symphony concert for crowdsurfing

Hallelujah! According to the New York Daily News, Dr. David Glowacki, a leading American scientist and research fellow at the Royal Society in London,...

Perfect Pussy announce debut album; release new song, “Driver”

Syracuse punk band Perfect Pussy have announced their debut LP, Say Yes To Love, which will be released on March 18 via Captured Tracks. The...

YouTube to host development program for independent bands

YouTube will be hosting a development program for indie/punk rock bands to learn more about effect using video service to build their online presence. Participants...