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Top 50 Punk Bands, a State-by-State Breakdown, Part Three: Massachusetts to New Jersey

Here we are at Part Three of this five-part series concerning the "top 50" regional punk rock bands of the United States and as such, this journey has been as much a joyful ride of discovery for me as I hope it has been for you, dear reader. We've already seen my opinions on proto-punk and my picks for bands representing the states of Alabama through Maryland (alphabetically). Today we'll look at Massachusetts through New Jersey with some heavy-hitters purposely excluded.

See also: Top 50 Punk Bands, a State by State Breakdown, Part Two: Hawaii to Maryland

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