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Epic DVD Review: Minor Threat Live DVD

Hello all, Jesse here, music library bloggist. If you remember, I reviewed one of Media Services’ many music-related DVDs, 20 Feet From Stardom, last semester. 782 more words

Live Performaces

Excuse Me, Why Can't I Stage Dive?

For the last couple of months stage diving, crowd surfing and mosh pitting have all come up as actions of controversy in the live music scene.  1,037 more words

Rant

Embrace and Ian MacKaye

Growing up I was influenced greatly by the east coast punk, post-punk, and hardcore movements.  One of my my heroes was Minor Threat and Fugazi singer Ian MacKaye.   90 more words

2 For 1: Fugazi

Fugazi is a Post-Hardcore, Indie Rock, Art Punk, Noise Rock, Alternative and Experimental Rock band from Washington, DC. Formed in 1986, the band consists of four members – Ian MacKaye, Guy Picciotto, Joe Lally, Brendan Canty. 247 more words

Music

Creativity: You Have To Work On It

The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia  in Melbourne has hosted a series of music and conversations with Australian performers within the spaces of the gallery. It’s a lovely complement to some of Australia’s best-known art works, and incentive for music-loving Melbournians to leave the house on a winter Sunday. 242 more words

Photography

Ian MacKaye: “If You Want To Rebel Against Society, Don’t Dull The Blade”

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So in some ways, the only way to get my music out, the only way I would feel comfortable doing it, is really by putting it out myself.

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Industry Talk

Living On The Edge - A Short Guide to Straight Edge

As recent research suggests, young people are shunning drink and drugs in ever increasing numbers. One thing which could at least partially account for this new clean-living trend could be the rising popularity of the ‘straight edge’ culture and lifestyle. 461 more words