From 1974 to 1978, a bunch of music rebels (some who could barely play) gathered in the Bowery in New York City to pump life into a disco-overloaded music scene. The place was CBGB. The rebels were the punks that saved music. And check out the film CBGB (from 2013). Here's a playlist from the bands that set the club on fire.
Here's the definitive collection of classic punk rock love songs. From "I Love You" by Johnny Thunders & The Heartbreakers to "Barbed Wire Love" by Stiff Little Fingers, this playlist will lift your punk hearts!
Our latest installment in the “Instant Expert” series of playlists is "Alternative Rock." Relive the glory days of grunge and post grunge with this fantastic collection of songs. We've done the research so that you can impress even the most knowledgeable Alternative Rock fans with this deep dive into the genre.
Talk the talk to sound like an expert:
"Alt-Rock started in the late 1970's and early 1980's with underground bands such as The Sex Pistols and The Ramones leading the way."
"Before there were hipsters there were alt-rockers.""
"A flannel shirt and boots was the wardrobe of choice for many of the grunge acts."
And now you're an expert!