Music History

“How to be Punk”

Every revolutionary musical movement starts off being exciting and disruptive, scaring the shit out of the establishment and parents everywhere. Eventually, though, they all become normalized and part of the mainstream. R.C. points us to this magazine from sometime in the 70s that advise people on “how to be punk.”


Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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