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Discussion in 'Music & Media' started by cipher6, Jan 7, 2011.

  1. cipher6

    cipher6 Android Enthusiast
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    Ok, where are the fans of old school hardcore/punk rock? What are you jamming now days? What good shows have you seen lately?

    I just saw the Adolescents last week (second time) and Sick of it All are coming to town later this month (3rd time to see them)

    Show before that was a few months back, Left over Crack.

    So what are you old school guys up to now days?

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  2. nklenchik

    nklenchik Android Enthusiast

    If you like The Adolescents, check out The Offspring or Sum 41 :)
  3. mikedt

    mikedt 你好

    I still jamming to late 70s punk. No modern punk at all in this part of the world.
  4. JunBringer

    JunBringer Android Expert

    NOFX still is the best thing out there IMO. Pennywise was good back in the day but I don't enough much more than Full Circle these days.
  5. juniorcleff

    juniorcleff Member

    I still LOVE me some NOFX. Not often, but I still listen to older bands like the Circle Jerks, Descendents, Pistols, 7 Seconds, Misfits, and Agnostic Front.
  6. cipher6

    cipher6 Android Enthusiast
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    The first Richard Hell and the Voidoids album is one of my favs. The Damned, 999, Stiff Little Fingers, all great stuff!

    I hate NOFX, but there are some shining stars in the 3rd wave (90's) punk rock crowd. Pennywise, Voo Doo Glow Skulls. But overall, in that time frame, I'd take the grunge/alternative over the Greendays and NOFX any day.
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  7. mikedt

    mikedt 你好

    Great stuff. I will add Magazine, Ramones, Sham 69, Television and X-ray Spex to that list.

    I often use English language music as part of my TEFL teaching work here. Most of my middle school students know Green Day, and wanted to learn their songs. Which I thought might be a good idea, until I looked at the lyrics of songs like 'American Idiot' and 'Holiday'....not such a good idea!! I don't particularly want a load of 12 and 13 year old Mongolian kids running around the place shouting things like 'Kill all the f*gg*ts that don't agree'. :eek:
  8. Snedd

    Snedd Well-Known Member

    Saw the Damned a few years back. They had a break in the middle of the set so Sensible could do Happy Talk. Top night out!

    I will add Crass and Dead Kennedys to the list.
  9. septembergurl

    septembergurl Member

    Ramones, Misfits, Dead Kennedys, Buzzcocks, Wire, Sex Pistols, the Clash ... not into pop "punk" (Offspring, Green Day, etc.)
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  10. Superbrowndude

    Superbrowndude Well-Known Member

    Anyone down for some Chimaria or Burn the Priest
  11. nklenchik

    nklenchik Android Enthusiast

    Sorry I'm not 40 bro haha
  12. r0ckstarr

    r0ckstarr Well-Known Member

    Winner! Not many people know or have ever heard of that. How South are you in Texas?
  13. cipher6

    cipher6 Android Enthusiast
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    Corpus Christi, North of Brownsville, South of San Antonio, East of Laredo.
  14. tube517

    tube517 Android Expert

    Lagwagon and Pennywise. I'm stuck in the 90's. Husker Du from the 80's.
  15. DoAndroidDream?

    DoAndroidDream? Well-Known Member

    Some stuff...the Descendents, JFA, TSOL, Fear, Black Flag, Crucifix, Circle Jerks, Amebix, Moderat Likvidation, Rudimentary Peni, Deviated Instinct, Anti-Cimex, Hellbastard, Concrete Sox, Discharge, Disorder, English Dogs, Black Uniforms, Blown to Bits, Drop Dead, Morne, Severed Head of State, His Hero is Gone, Net Jajev SS, Dystopia, Kylesa, World Burns To Death, Hellshock, Guida ..

    A mix of hardcore punk, crust and the like. Older to newer, basically, and just some random off the top of my head bands.
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  16. JunBringer

    JunBringer Android Expert

    Descendants are the shiznit.
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  17. mojo_45

    mojo_45 Newbie

    Being a 40 something Brit ex-pat I remember The Damned, The Exploited, live at the Leicester Uni. Those were the days. One of my favourite punk albums of all time The Exploited, Lets Start A War............ Anyone for Psychobilly!! The Meteors, Guana Batz, I got 'em all!!!!!!!
  18. NOLA_Droid

    NOLA_Droid Android Enthusiast

    Descendants, Lagwagon, Face to Face, etc.. Old school I would say the Clash, Ramones, Sex Pistols, and The Damned. On other fronts there is always The Dropkick Murphys, Bouncing Souls, Social D, and The Street Dogs.

    For Shits and giggles there is always Me First And The Gimme Gimmes!
  19. Bedroid

    Bedroid Lurker

    Wipers. I just foud out about their music recently and I could not believe I missed out on that. First I thought, just another Ramones copycat, but there is so much more to their music.
  20. 9to5cynic

    9to5cynic Android Expert

    Misfits, Descendents, DK, Adolescents, Ramones, The Pogues, NOFX, Minor Threat, just to name some.

    Really digging arrogant sons of bitches if your into ska/punk.
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  22. 9to5cynic

    9to5cynic Android Expert

    Operation Ivy of course. Can't forget them. Really like And Out Come the Wolves by rancid, though their last album kinda sucked.
  23. Johnny Thunders & the Heartbreakers "LAMF" is my favorite...
  24. cipher6

    cipher6 Android Enthusiast
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    Damned and Exploited back in the day, that would have been an amazing show! Let's Start a War, was a good one, right up there with Punks not Dead and Horror Epics.

    Psychobilly, I've got to go with Reverend Horton Heat, who happens to have grown up in the city I live in.

    Yes, add to that NY scene Television.

    Surprised no one has mentioned Iggy and the Stooges.

    Aside from a lot of the crust stuff, I'm down what all that.

    Wipers were good, I really like their 1st album. On the topic of bands Nirvana covered, ever jam Meat Puppets? They rank pretty high on my list.
  25. mrqs

    mrqs Android Expert

    iggy and punk aren't words i'd normally use in the same context :thinking:

    i'm surprised no one has mentioned bad religion - suffer is a great album

    i also like me some ramones and rocket from the crypt occasionally, tho' i'm usually more of a metalhead (a lot of which does have much influence from punk; namely anthrax, carcass, terrorizer etc.)

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