punk in love
We'll be taking over the Old Blue Last again on December 18 for the fourth instalment of Noisey's "noisy music" night featuring Personal Best, Muncie Girls and more.
We all went anticipating heartbreak, but it was less tears in beers and more like a big family reunion.
Skinny Girl Diet grew up under the influence of all the punk and riot grrrl bands that preceded them, but have the genres become all style over substance?
Eva Spence may be out the front, emptying her lungs to thousands of people, but she's maintained a low profile since joining the band at just 14 years old.
This band know catchy melodies and good times. So we called up their bassist Charlie and got his thoughts on some Distillers, Black Flag, and Green Day classics.
Bands like Bikini Kill have been credited for inspiring a new generation of creative women, but X-Ray Spex and The Slits provided me with an outlet for all the frustrations I felt as a girl growing up in Britain.
He’s published books, trolled Jerry Springer and basically been on tour for 24 years. Remove Justin Pearson from punk and there would be a massive gap where history should be.
When so little important conversation is had between young men, loud, angry music is one of the few arenas in which they are afforded rare moments of weakness in their lyrics.
When the alternative festival circuit is increasingly reliant on American and throwback bands to fill their big slots, where does that leave the UK's relationship with heavy music?
See you in the pit.