Tag: the selecter

Ska's influence on punk

How ska paved the way for punk… and took over the world along the...

“We’re the Interrupters! We’re from Los Angeles, California!” the young guitarist announces over a fanfare, as the camera pulls back and reveals a four-piece...
bob marley reggae punk

How punk and reggae united and went “outernational” to rule the world

This past March 5, the French punk label Guerilla Asso quietly slipped a genius album into the marketplace: Rocket To Kingston, credited to Bobby...

These groundbreaking black artists helped move the underground forward

Don't kid yourselves for a fraction of a nanosecond. When it comes to the continued evolution of underground/alternative rock, black lives have always mattered....
essential black artists

These black artists built the foundation of rock music as we know it

It cannot be denied that some of the most enduring and exciting music and culture created in the punk and alternative-rock scenes were made...