Punk Rock

Watch Duff McKagan Go On A Rock Record Shopping Spree in "What's In My Bag?"

We all know Duff McKagan as the bassist for Guns N' Roses. But not everyone knows that Duff's early music career is deeply-rooted in punk rock. During his visit to Amoeba Records, Duff goes on a brief shopping spree by picking out records that influenced his musical taste, as well as a few modern...
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Buzzcocks Vocalist Pete Shelley Dies at 63

The rock world bids farewell to another one of its greats as Pete Shelley, lead vocalist for the punk rock outfit The Buzzcocks, passes away at the age of 63. Though no official cause of death has been revealed, many believe that Shelley had died due to a heart attack. The band announced Shelley's...
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This Bon Scott Press Conference Is A Reminder That Rock Stars Once Roamed The Earth...And They Were Wasted.

There aren't too many "Rock Stars" left on the planet. There are movie stars who act like rock stars. There are rappers who have taken on the task of living like rock stars. There are athletes who dress and sometimes act like rock stars. But there are very few raging full on, haven't showered in...
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Johnny Rotten Rips Green Day And Modern Punk Bands

Sex Pistols frontman John Joseph Lydon (aka "Johnny Rotten") is never one to bite his tongue, and in an interview with the New York Times , he is particularly unsatisfied with the state of punk rock bands in 2018, especially with the largely successful Green Day. Video of Green Day - Bang Bang (...
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Joan Jett Fights For Her Right To Rock In "Bad Reputation" Documentary

Back in Hollywood during the 1970's, rock was exclusively a boy's club. That was until a young lady named Joan Jett came around and started to make a lot of noise. "Joan Jett didn't want to be Joni Mitchell," says Iggy Pop. "Joan Jett wanted to rock." In the trailer for the documentary Bad...
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Green Day Releasing DVD & Soundtrack of "Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk" Documentary

"To those who live it, punk rock is something more. It is a conversation with society," says Iggy Pop, narrator of Turn it Around: The Story of East Bay Punk . Directed by Corbett Redford and executive produced by Green Day, Turn It Around tells the story of the punk rock scene in the hot spot of...
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Jack White Fell In Love With Punk Rock After Going Dumpster-Diving As A Kid

One man's trash is another man's treasure. It just so happens that for 13-year-old Jack White, that treasure turned out to be a vinyl copy of The Stooges' self-titled debut album. RELATED: Jack White Explains His No-Phone Policy During Concerts With Lars Ulrich Of Metallica While appearing on...
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Quitting Is Not An Option For Mike Ness And Social Distortion

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Son Of Sex Pistols Manager Burns Millions Of Dollars Worth Of Memorabilia In Protest

The Sex Pistols are known for being one of the most prolific bands to be born out of the English punk movement, despite only lasting two-and-a-half years together. What initially started as a rebellious movement to provoke and protest the mainstream, its imagery has since become part of the...
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7 Memorable Scenes from "Decline Of Western Civilization"

In what may have been one of the best rock documentaries ever filmed, The Decline Of Western Civilization spawned three films, each detailing the lives of people that find solace in rock music, and sometimes the paths of destruction that they leave in their wake. Whether it be punk rock, heavy...
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