ian1

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Member Since: 7/1/2003
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Fuck as Punk (A Brief Introduction)

Artist Song Buy
Television Personalities  This Angry Silence  buy on itunes
Buzzcocks  Ever Fallen In Love  buy on itunes
Gang of Four  Damaged Goods  buy on itunes
Modern Lovers  Dignified and Old  buy on itunes
Richard Hell & the Voidoids  Blank Generation  buy on itunes
Clash  London's Burning  buy on itunes
Lou Reed  Andy's Chest  buy on itunes
Talking Heads  The Girls Want to be with the Girls  buy on itunes
Devo  (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction  buy on itunes
Suicide  Cheree  buy on itunes
Ramones  Judy is a Punk  buy on itunes
Television  See No Evil  buy on itunes
Elvis Costello  Alison  buy on itunes
B-52's  52 Girls  buy on itunes
Dictators  California Sun  buy on itunes
New York Dolls  Private World  buy on itunes
Pere Ubu  On the Surface  buy on itunes
Wire  Mr. Suit  buy on itunes

Comment:

a brief intro to punk via the most accessible, catchy type of tunes for my friend Amy. Amy is well-versed in "indie rock" from about 1996 to the present, like many young kids I meet. Unfortunately, she has almost no familiarity with much music of any kind before that time, again like a lot of kids. When she invited me to "co-dj" her friday afternoon college radio "indie-rock rotation" programme, I decided I'd give a little history lesson. Catchy punk seemed more likely than, say, afrobeat or 20's folk or 40's r&b to entertain the indie hipsters, so that's what I picked. Amy gave me 47 minutes, and this is what I played. We got a lot of phone calls during the show, all positive. My faith in the young ones is restored ; )

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laufi
Date: 10/15/2002
always great to see this stuff around
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lexrob
Date: 10/15/2002
Some of my all time favorites here! Satisfaction, Private World, Blank Generation, Dignified & Old, Ever Fallen In Love, & See No Evil. Plus, the Clash & Ramones. Nice work.
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chaka cheese12
Date: 10/15/2002
mega thumbs up from me on the lou reed and buzzcocks songs...and the television, richard hell, clash, suicide as well...
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Rob Conroy
Date: 10/16/2002
This is really great.

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