CBGB, the departed New York petri dish of punk rock, is coming back to life on January 13 at Grand Central. Compared to the smelly hovel CBGB was in its heyday, GC is Radio City Music Hall. Legend has it that the Bowery bar had piss-smelling winos kicking it in the club until club owner Hilly Kri ... More >>
Concert review: "Can I Say II" at Cinema Paradiso.
Some bands on the defunct festival's bill are coming to town anyway. Here's a guide.
via myspace.com/badbrainsAsk any self-respecting punk rock fan to list his or her top 10 punk bands, and Bad Brains will almost certainly be toward the top. These hardcore punk rock pioneers began playing together as a jazz band with a rough edge and a hint of reggae way back in 1975.
The Brits get literary
Ben Thacker SoCal surf-punk band Agent Orange rocked Churchill's Pub Saturday night. Click here to view the full slideshow. Agent Orange with To Be Hated and O.P.S. Saturday, November 15, 2008 Churchill's Pub, Miami SoCal surf/skatepunk legends Agent Orange gave an all-out performance last night ... More >>
A Florida tribute band gives the dark-wave kings new light
Eight years later, the Ridicules have finally arrived
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A ton of Joy Division reissues
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New Wave (Sire)
Ben Weasel´s back with a new digital-only album