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11 LGBTQIA+ punk musicians who changed the genre forever

It stands to reason LGBTQIA+ culture informed, inspired and enmeshed with punk, down to the crossover with the ’70s glam scene that helped spawn...
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Laura Jane Grace is still navigating the pressures of being a trans icon

Laura Jane Grace started Against Me! more than two decades ago when she was in her late teens. That wasn’t her first rodeo; she’d...
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Cher Strauberry is breaking down stereotypes in punk rock—here’s how

Growing up in California, Cher Strauberry was practically raised in her local punk scene. Surrounded by mosh pits since the age of 10, the...
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10 trans women musicians who are changing the world of punk rock

The punk community has notably provided refuge for society's outcasts since its early foundations in the 1970s. Unfortunately, representation has been historically lacking across the...
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Record Store Day and Vans’ new vinyl supports Black-owned record shops

Vans and Record Store Day 2021 are teaming up to support Black-owned record shops across the country. Together, the two companies are putting out the...
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10 female skaters who should’ve been in ‘Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater’ series

It's been nearly six months since the highly anticipated release of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2. Yeah, we're not ready to wrap our head around...
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10 fashion brands who found inspiration in the alternative scene

Those who are entrenched in the alternative scene know that it’s way more than just music—it’s a lifestyle.  While it may have started with alternative...
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These limited edition Vans are the ultimate nod to Foo Fighters

On Feb. 5, Foo Fighters are releasing their new album Medicine At Midnight. The forthcoming LP is not only the band's 10th studio album,...
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This new Vans collab is the ultimate game of ‘Where’s Waldo?’

It looks like Vans is setting fans up for the ultimate game of Where's Waldo? this year. The shoe company has launched its new collection...
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QUIZ: How normal are your emo opinions compared to everyone else?

There are certain opinions that all former emo kids hold. Like how listening to sad, confessional songs is the best way to feel alive...