Return to Paradise: Green Day Headline Benefit Show at 924 Gilman St.
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Return to Paradise: Green Day Headline Benefit Show at 924 Gilman St.

On Friday May 9, the first of two benefit shows was held for the independent neighbors AK Press, a publisher and distributor, and 1984 Printing. In March, their West Oakland headquarters burned down in a deadly fire that claimed two lives. The second benefit show took place May 17, at the same legendary venue: 924 Gilman … Continue reading

“Take the DIY Approach and Learn Along the Way”: Filmmaker Scott Crawford Discusses Salad Days
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“Take the DIY Approach and Learn Along the Way”: Filmmaker Scott Crawford Discusses Salad Days

Bad Brains. Teen Idles. Void. Minor Threat. Youth Brigade. Iron Cross. S.O.A. Government Issue. What do these bands have in common? They are all from Washington, D.C., and part of one of the first Do It Yourself movements in American music. The nation’s capital produced some of the most influential hardcore punk bands in the … Continue reading