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The President Elect's Ministry of Truth

I can understand the urge to boycott things as a form of resistance, but I forced myself to listen to and watch  — not my president’s—first press conference since the election because as exhausting as it is and as it will get, I need to get angry and stay angry. 694 woorden meer

Punk Rock

The CLASH - " Opens the Roxy on New Year’s Day " - 1st January 1977 40 Years Ago

On January. 1st, 1977, Joe Strummer took center stage at London’s burgeoning punk rock refuge, the Roxy. As if presciently ordaining himself the harbinger of what was in store for the pivotal year, “1977” was scrawled boldly across the frontman’s tattered white collared shirt as he and his fellow band members… 784 woorden meer


My Top 10 Last.FM Artists - 010117

  1. (-) – The Clash
  2. (-) – The Ramones
  3. (-) – The Kinks
  4. (-) – The Sound
  5. (-) – The Skids
  6. (-) – The Beatles
  7. (-) – The Cowsills…
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And so, in a predictable fashion 1976 became 1977. This was to be something of a watershed year for me. In 1976 I was going to school and eating my mum’s fruitcake while watching Pussycat perform Mississippi on Top of the Pops (OK I was 17 but I was pathetic). 842 woorden meer

Rock Music

Brenna Red

Brenna Red is a punk rock vocalist and guitarist from Southern California. She was a founding member of the (then) all-female punk band Civet where she played drums as Bombshell Brenz. 857 woorden meer


Pledging My Time or: A List in the Life (RS Part 50/The Final Chapter)


So… this is it. The last segment of the Rolling Stone Top 500 Albums of All Time. I have gone through 490 albums to get here (minus about 35 greatest hits/compilation/anthologies along the way). 4.597 woorden meer

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