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The 15 best punk albums of 1983 include eternal hardcore classics

1983: Hardcore rules, OK—at least if it comes from America. England was mired in the nü  pop of Culture Club and Duran Duran as...
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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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Here are the scene staples that inspired MGK’s ‘Tickets To My Downfall’

Machine Gun Kelly is still plugging away at his upcoming Travis Barker-produced pop-punk album Tickets To My Downfall and today he's revealing a selection of songs inspiring...

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong covers the Replacements on NYE—watch

It looks like Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong had a fine time ringing in the new year with an admirable (and amiable) group of...
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10 lost or forgotten music documentaries—from blink-182 to Green Day

Music documentaries are great, aren’t they? They’re a chance to really see how your favorite bands do their thing. When done right, they offer...

Riot Fest Oral History: Making music history—and overcoming dark times

Over the past decade, Riot Fest has become one of the most beloved festivals in the world. They have reunited some of punk’s most...

The Replacements have released a 24-minute jazz song

For one reason or another, the Replacements have burst forth into action with a 24-minute jazz improvisation track, titled "Poke Me In My Cage." You can...

Watch the Replacements perform “Alex Chilton” on ‘Fallon’

As we previously reported, famed rockers the Replacements returned to 30 Rockefeller Plaza last night for the first time since being banned from Saturday Night Live in...

Replacements to play ‘The Tonight Show’ 28 years after being banned from ‘SNL’

More than 28 years after a rowdy, drunken Saturday Night Live performance earned the Replacements a permanent ban from the program, the newly-reunited rockers are set...

Billie Joe Armstrong joins The Replacements for a sloppy, rambunctious performance in Kentucky

As we initially reported yesterday, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong joined legendary rockers The Replacements for a third show in a row, last...