Tags » Ian MacKaye

Let There Be Rock

Was listening to the album Let There Be Rock by AC/DC all day.  It is an absolutely fantastic rock n roll album.  I have no idea how the album was recorded, but it sounds like an album recorded by a band live in a room while rolling some fat tape.   209 more words

Single Of The Week: The Feast And The Famine by Foo Fighters

For those of you that don’t know, Dave Grohl grew up in Washington DC, it’s where he got his start in music and where he was influenced by the hardcore scene there. 188 more words


Ian MacKaye

Time sure flies…

I just realized today it’s already been 3 years ago, almost to the day, that I met and photographed a person I really admire and respect. 210 more words


Henry Rollins Station ID

I met Henry Rollins today!

Punk rock icon Ian MacKaye comes through our office every few months, since he’s old friends with our archivist Jeff Place and working on archival projects of his own. 125 more words


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


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