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I can recall three distinct “moments” in which I discovered art as something meaningful on a purely emotional level.
The first was when my cousin, Erin, was visiting and she shared a mix-tape she’d recorded off a college radio station in Grand Rapids. 73 more words
It isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always sexy. But a good old-fashioned punk dance sesh can be very therapeutic. Here are nine punk and punk-inspired tracks for those jump-up-and-down, family-heirloom–breaking, scream-into-your-mirror moments when you just have to dance.You may look like a flailing idiot, but man, do you feel like a bad ass. 8 more words
THIS…this is the why:
“One day …brought my older brother Eric a cassette tape with two dozen songs recorded on it. I don’t remember them all, but I do know that there was no Van Halen Instead I heard all of this wonderful, strange music: “Don Henley Must Die” by Mojo Nixon, “Holiday in Cambodia” by the Dead Kennedys, and my favorite, “Punk Rock Girl” by The Dead Milkmen. 126 more words