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The Riot Grrrl Collection
The Riot Grrrl Collection
by Lisa (edt) Darms
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For the past two decades, young women (and men) have found their way to feminism through Riot Grrrl. Against the backdrop of the culture wars and before the rise of the Internet or desktop publishing, the zine and music culture of the Riot Grrrl... (read more)

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Beat Punks
Beat Punks
by Victor Bockris
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Here, accompanied by dozens of unique photographs, are the very best of Victor Bockris's infamous interviews, essays, and observations on the stars of downtown Manhattan in the 1970s and 1980s. The internationally acclaimed biographer Bockris was there... (read more)

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Hard Art, DC 1979
Hard Art, DC 1979
by Lucian (pht) Perkins
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Capital Gift 2013, DCist "Photos capturing the raw magnetism of performers like Charlie Danbury of Trenchmouth and H.R. of Bad Brains signal the power of the music. Perkins is also fascinated with the audience at these events, showcasing dingy stairwells... (read more)

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Punk Record Labels and the Struggle for Autonomy: The Emergence of DIY
Punk Record Labels and the Struggle for Autonomy: The Emergence of DIY
by Alan O'connor
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Unlike studies that consider punk as subculture and style, this innovative book maps the field of punk-rock labels. Using the ideas of Pierre Bourdieu, it describes the social life of the field and the struggles of punks to live up to their ideals.... (read more)

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Godlike (Little House on the Bowery)
Godlike (Little House on the Bowery)
by Richard Hell
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Fiction. Richard Hell's second novel, GODLIKE, is set largely in the early 70s, but structured as a middle-aged poet's 1997 notebooks and drafts for a memoir-novel. The book recounts the story of a young man's affair with a remarkable teenage poet... (read more)

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Treat Me Like Dirt: An Oral History of Punk in Toronto and Beyond, 1977-1981
Treat Me Like Dirt: An Oral History of Punk in Toronto and Beyond, 1977-1981
by Liz Worth
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Treat Me Like Dirt captures the personalities that drove the original Toronto punk scene. This is the first book to document the histories of the Diodes, Viletones, and Teenage Head, along with other bands (B-Girls, Curse, Demics, Dishes, Forgotten... (read more)

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Punk Sociology
Punk Sociology
by David Beer
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This book explores the possibility of drawing upon a punk ethos to inspire sociology and to cultivate a vibrant future for the discipline. Aiming to fire the sociological imaginations of sociologists at any stage of their careers, from new students to... (read more)

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The England's Dreaming Tapes
The England's 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... (read more)

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Ramones: An American Band
Ramones: An American Band
by Jim Bessman
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The authorized story of an American band who shaped the history of music for generations. Today's new music-makers are looking back at the bands that broke the ground, and the Ramones are it: the original high priests of punk, the stars of rock 'n roll... (read more)

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American Hardcore: A Tribal History
American Hardcore: A Tribal History
by Steven Blush
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"American Hardcore sets the record straight about the last great American subculture"—Paper magazine Steven Blush's "definitive treatment of Hardcore Punk" (Los Angeles Times) changed the way we look at Punk Rock. The Sony Picture Classics–... (read more)

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Dead Kennedys: Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables, the Early Years
Dead Kennedys: Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables, the Early Years
by Alex Ogg
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Despite releasing records only on independent labels and receiving virtually no radio play, Dead Kennedys routinely top both critic and fan polls as the greatest punk band of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Their sound was inventive and tetchy, and front... (read more)

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Bring the Noise: 20 Years of Writing about Hip Rock and Hip Hop
Bring the Noise: 20 Years of Writing about Hip Rock and Hip Hop
by Simon Reynolds
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Bring the Noise weaves together interviews, reviews, essays, and features to create a critical history of the last twenty years of pop culture, juxtaposing the voices of many of rock and hip hops most provocative artists—Morrissey, Public Enemy, The... (read more)

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The Primal Screamer
The Primal Screamer
by Nick Blinko
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A gothic horror novel about severe mental distress and punk rock, this narrative is written in the form of a diary kept by a psychiatrist, Dr. Rodney H. Dweller, concerning his patient, Nathaniel Snoxell, brought to him in 1979 because of several... (read more)

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Marquee Moon
Marquee Moon
by Bryan Waterman
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False Prophet: Field Notes from the Punk Underground (Music/Culture)
False Prophet: Field Notes from the Punk Underground (Music/Culture)
by Steven Taylor
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From 1988 through 1993, guitarist/vocalist Steven Taylor toured the U.S. and Europe with the alternative rock group False Prophets, keeping a detailed journal with the intent of documenting the role of musicians in the international anarchist youth... (read more)

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Violence Girl: East L.A. Rage to Hollywood Stage, a Chicana Punk Story
Violence Girl: East L.A. Rage to Hollywood Stage, a Chicana Punk Story
by Alice Bag
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The proximity of the East L.A. barrio to Hollywood is as close as a short drive on the 101 freeway, but the cultural divide is enormous. Born to Mexican-born and American-naturalized parents, Alicia Armendariz migrated a few miles west to participate in... (read more)

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Joy Division
Joy Division
by Jay Mcinerney
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The definitive look at one of the most iconic rock bands of all time. Joy Division pioneered a genre of music and defined the look and sound of the post-punk era, and thirty years after the suicide of their lead singer Ian Curtis, they remain one of the... (read more)

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Nirvana: The Biography
Nirvana: The Biography
by Everett True
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The definitive biography of Nirvana by the journalist who knew them best, and an in-depth chronicle of the Seattle grunge... (read more)

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Punk: An Aesthetic
Punk: An Aesthetic
by Johan (edt) Kugelberg
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From posters for punk-rock bands and indie filmmakers to fanzines and other independent publications, the art of the punk movement revolutionized design in ways whose influence is still felt today, and reflected the consciousness of a counterculture with... (read more)

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God, Forgive These Bastards: Stories from the Forgotten Life of Henry Turner
God, Forgive These Bastards: Stories from the Forgotten Life of Henry Turner
by Rob Morton
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The life of a complex soul is the subject of this book that is part biography and part companion for the Taxpayers jazz-punk album of the same name. In the late 1970s, Henry Turner went from a local hero as star pitcher of the Georgia Tech Wildcats to an... (read more)

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