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post-punk gems, v. 55 -- The Weirdos

Happy Wednesday, folks! I’m quite enjoying We Got the Neutron Bomb: The Untold Story of L.A. Punk, which along with Please Kill Me and John Robb’s… 156 more words

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Nine Lives

The edges of the jungle dance to the tune played by the vibrant colors of the burning village, twisting, cavorting shadows interspersed with the unknown entities hiding beyond where no light will go. 2,003 more words

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Lake Lurkers

Martin Maddox wiped the sweat off his forehead with the back of his hand and resumed hacking away at a particularly thick tree branch with his hatchet. 1,858 more words

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(post-) punk gems, v. 53 -- Eater

When I did v. 1 of (post-) punk gems, back in 2012, I believe, I had no idea I’d still be at it, 2 1/2 years later, in part because I had scant idea how much great punk (and post-punk) I hadn’t laid me ears on. 202 more words

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It’s that time of month again and rent is due. Evening is falling fast, drowning the city in dark hues of purple. I’m starting to get a little edgy, a little nervous, as I walk to work. 2,188 more words

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Album of the Week, January 11: Machine Gun Etiquette by the Damned

The Damned formed in the potent cauldron of mid-70s British punk. Raymond “Captain Sensible” Burns and Chris “Rat Scabies” Millar had known each other for a couple of years in and around the circuit. 1,302 more words

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Inner Workings

This was the fourth one this week and James could easily do four more. Truth was, there could never be too many.

He pushed the door open and a wicked grin crossed his lips while the wrinkles at the corners of his eyes etched deeper into place. 711 more words

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