'SELLOUT: The Major Label Feeding Frenzy That Swept Punk, Emo, and Hardcore (1994-2007)' tells the story of major label debuts by Green Day, Jawbreaker, Jimmy Eat World, blink-182, The Distillers, The Donnas, Thursday, My Chemical Romance, Rise Against, and more...
The Against Me! frontwoman's favorite albums of the year include the self-titled debut from Ian MacKaye's new band Coriky, as well as albums from Phoebe Bridgers, Haim, Adrianne Lenker, Greg Dulli, The Lawrence Arms, and more.
The acoustic punk song is a time-honored tradition that has seen a rise -- due to necessity -- during this year of isolation. This edition of In Defense of the Genre looks at 30 songs from throughout punk history with great acoustic versions.
This edition of 'In Defense of the Genre' looks at 18 early 2000s punk albums that were too gritty for the bubblegum pop punk TRL was playing but too tuneful for the depths of the hardcore underground, and still sound vital today.