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And I Don't Want to Live This Life
And I Don't Want to Live This Life
by Deborah Spungen
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For most of us, it was just another horrible headline. But for Deborah Spungen, the mother of Nancy, who was stabbed to death at the Chelsea Hotel, it was both a relief and a tragedy. Here is the incredible story of an infant who never stopped screaming,... (read more)

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A Howlin' Wind: Pub Rock and the Birth of New Wave
A Howlin' Wind: Pub Rock and the Birth of New Wave
by John Blaney
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Take a trip to a lost world. A world permeated by the odour of stale tobacco and overflowing toilets; a world where your feet stick to the carpet and the walls are covered in peeling flock wallpaper. The beer is warm, but the band on stage is hot... (read more)

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Barred for Life: How Black Flag's Iconic LOGO Became Punk Rock's Secret Handshake
Barred for Life: How Black Flag's Iconic LOGO Became Punk Rock's Secret Handshake
by Stewart Dean Ebersole
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Cataloging the legacy of the American punk rock pioneers Black Flag, this photo documentary uses stark, contrasting portraits to share the stories of the die-hard fans who wear the iconic four-barred logo tattooed on their skin. From doctors to homeless... (read more)

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Kids of the Black Hole: Punk Rock in Postsuburban California
Kids of the Black Hole: Punk Rock in Postsuburban California
by Dewar Macleod
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Los Angeles rock generally conjures memories of surf music, The Doors, or Laurel Canyon folkies. But punk? L.A.'s punk scene, while not as notorious as that of New York City, emerged full-throated in 1977 and boasted bands like The Germs, X, and Black... (read more)

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A Dull Roar: What I Did on My Summer Deracination 2006
A Dull Roar: What I Did on My Summer Deracination 2006
by Henry Rollins
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A Dull Roar chronicles a tumultuous five-month period in Henry Rollins life. During April through September 2006, he reunited with the Rollins Band, prepared for and toured North America with them, wrapped up the second season of the The Henry Rollins... (read more)

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The Clash (Complete Guide to Their Music)
The Clash (Complete Guide to Their Music)
by Tony Fletcher
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The indispensable consumers? guide to the music of The Clash. An album by album, track by track, examination of every song released by The Clash, from their first single, White Riot to their album Combat Rock and beyond.... (read more)

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We Got Power!: Hardcore Punk Scenes from 1980s Southern California
We Got Power!: Hardcore Punk Scenes from 1980s Southern California
by Jordan Schwartz
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In 1979, punk was over . . . but by 1981, hardcore was born. As teenagers in 1981, David Markey and his best friend Jordan Schwartz founded We Got Power!, a fanzine dedicated to the first-generation hardcore punk music community in their native Los... (read more)

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The Punk Rock Fun Time Activity Book
The Punk Rock Fun Time Activity Book
by Aye Jay Morano
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A fast-paced send up of punk rock's best bands from the past and present, this fun-filled activity book allows readers to apply Siouxsie Sioux's makeup, draw Henry Rollins' tattoos, color the members of Green Day, and complete word searches.... (read more)

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Rip It Up and Start Again: Postpunk 1978-1984
Rip It Up and Start Again: Postpunk 1978-1984
by Simon Reynolds
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Rip It Up and Start Again is the first book-length exploration of the wildly adventurous music created in the years after punk. Renowned music journalist Simon Reynolds celebrates the futurist spirit of such bands as Joy Division, Gang of Four, Talking... (read more)

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Skinhead
Skinhead
by Nick Night
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The history of this unique group from the original sixties Skinheads to its mid-seventies revival. Features Jim Fergusun's illustrated fashion notebook and a piece by Dick Hebdige on the sociology of youth cults, as well as Nick Night's extensive... (read more)

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Punk Press: Rebel Rock in the Underground Press 1968-1980
Punk Press: Rebel Rock in the Underground Press 1968-1980
by Vincent Berniere
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Punk was born on the East Coast in the late 1960s, later crossing the Atlantic and exploding in London and Paris. This dynamic countermovement churned out heaps of professional magazines and photocopied, hand-stapled fanzines, all expressing ideas on... (read more)

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The Day the Country Died: A History of Anarcho Punk 1980-1984
The Day the Country Died: A History of Anarcho Punk 1980-1984
by Ian Glasper
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In this revealing history, author, historian, and musician Ian Glasper explores in minute detail the influential and esoteric UK anarcho-punk scene of the early 1980s. Where some of the colorful punk bands from the first half of the decade were loud... (read more)

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A Mix of Bricks & Valentines: Lyrics 1979-2009
A Mix of Bricks & Valentines: Lyrics 1979-2009
by G W Sok
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A showcase of the lyrics that G. W. Sok wrote during the three decades that he was with the band The Ex, this musical compendium features more than 250 pieces: a mixture of lyrics, poetry, and political ranting. The Ex is an internationally acclaimed... (read more)

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Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the Twentieth Century
Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the Twentieth Century
by Greil Marcus
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This is a secret history of modern times, told by way of what conventional history tries to exclude. Lipstick Traces tells a story as disruptive and compelling as the century itself. "Hip, metaphorical and allusive"...--Gail Caldwell, Boston Sunday Globe.... (read more)

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Englands Dreaming Tapes
Englands Dreaming Tapes
by Jon Savage
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Jon Savage's 1991 book, England's Dreaming: Anarchy, Sex Pistols, Punk Rock, and Beyond, was hailed by the New York Times Book Review as the definitive history of the English punk movement. Widely imitated but never equaled, it remains that rare work of... (read more)

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Touch and Go
Touch and Go
by Tesco Vee
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Touch and Go fanzine was the brainchild of Tesco Vee and Dave Stimson and was launched in Lansing, Michigan, in 1979. Major fanatics of the new punk happenings in the late 70s, TV and DS set out to chronicle, lambaste, ridicule, and heap praise on all... (read more)

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Sit Down and Shut Up: Punk Rock Commentaries on Buddha, God, Truth, Sex, Death, and Dogen's Treasury of the Right Dharma Eye
Sit Down and Shut Up: Punk Rock Commentaries on Buddha, God, Truth, Sex, Death, and Dogen's Treasury of the Right Dharma Eye
by Brad Warner
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In Sit Down and Shut Up, Brad Warner tackles one of the great works of Zen literature, the Shobogenzo by 13th-century Zen master Dogen. Illuminating Dogens enigmatic teachings in plain language, Warner intertwines sharp philosophical musings on sex, evil,... (read more)

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In the Fascist Bathroom: Punk in Pop Music, 1977-1992
In the Fascist Bathroom: Punk in Pop Music, 1977-1992
by Greil Marcus
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Was punk just another moment in music history, a flash in time when a group of young rebels exploded in a fury of raw sound, outrageous styles, and in-your-face attitude? Greil Marcus, author of the renowned Lipstick Traces, delves into the after-life... (read more)

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Henry Rollins: The First Five
Henry Rollins: The First Five
by Henry Rollins
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Rollins, a singer for the hardcore punk group Black Flag in the '80s, has emerged as a '90s post-punk renaissance man and a prolific writer. This voluminous collection of Rollins' first five books shows the evolution of a man grinding his way through the... (read more)

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Left of the Dial: Conversations with Punk Icons
Left of the Dial: Conversations with Punk Icons
by David Ensminger
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Featuring interviews with leading figures of the punk underground, including Ian MacKaye, from Minor Threat and Fugazi; Jello Biafra, from Dead Kennedys; and Dave Dictor, from MDC, this book probes the legacy of punk's sometimes fuzzy political ideology,... (read more)

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