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Maid of Ace Live in Weinheim Germany (Punk)

A little punk rock show – Maid Of Ace in Weinheim/Germany 27th november 2015 – Weinheim/Germany, Café Central It was the last weekend in november and I went to Weinheim. Maid Of Ace an all-sister punk band from Hastings, England was on a tour through Europe and that evening they did a show in Weinheim […]

Jan 17, 2016

Swastika in Fashion subculture

Wearing of swastikas proliferated as people made aware of Punk rock by the Grundy incident  became punks adopting and adapting emblems and dress from the first wave of fans including swastikas. We can’t vouch for the political beliefs of these people but as people came to view the emerging far right National Front as a threat […]

Dec 14, 2015

Los Angeles Skinhead Ska scene

  SKINHEADS UNITED: ALL OVER L.A., NONRACIST, PRIMARILY LATINO SKINHEADS OBSESS ON CLASSIC REGGAE AND SOUL   First published in LA Times 2012 BY NICHOLAS PELL     Fans at The Gaylads’ Echoplex show PHOTO BY JENNIE WARREN Around 9 on a recent Friday night, the Echoplex is filling up quickly with skinheads. Men sport […]

Dec 08, 2015

Sophie Lancaster Hate Crime

A police force is expanding its hate crime categories to include subcultures after campaigning by the mother of murdered goth Sophie Lancaster. Leicestershire Police say they are committed to ensuring that no-one is targeted because of their appearance. There are currently five nationally agreed hate crime categories but forces can add their own categories. Greater […]

Dec 03, 2015

Mass Murder in Paris. Terror attack!

Eagles of Death Metal Were Playing Paris Club When Gunmen Attacked by JON SCHUPPE and SHANSHAN DONG   Paris Terror Attacks: As Many as 60 Dead as Violence Erupts Around City 2:28 The California rock band Eagles of Death Metal was on stage at a packed Paris nightclub Friday when gunmen stormed in, cut down […]

Nov 14, 2015

The Road Crew

The road crew. hours of back ache, sore neck, sweaty armpits, 20 hours, an average day, drive. drive and drive all day, to get to a grubby venue and set up for 3pm soundcheck, a quick shower and a bit of food if you’re lucky, a 30 min kip in some backroom on a 2 […]

Nov 13, 2015

Angelic Upstarts Hamburg, A week of Subculture

A week full of subculture July 21st 2015 – July 26th 2015 It was tuesday, 21st of july 2015. My bell rings at 3 o’clock in the morning. This time I wanted to go to Hamburg to see the Angelic Upstarts from South Shields in England. Support band at that show were The Headlines from […]

Nov 13, 2015


Former MOTÖRHEAD Drummer PHIL ‘PHILTHY ANIMAL’ TAYLOR Dies At 61 November 12, 2015 Another Legend goes to the Great Gig in the Sky      Ex-MOTÖRHEAD drummer Phil “Philthy Animal” Taylor died on Wednesday, November 11 at the age of 61. Taylor‘s former MOTÖRHEAD bandmate “Fast” Eddie Clarke posted the following tribute to his colleague: “My […]

Nov 12, 2015

Tony Van Frater of The Cockney Rejects dies.

Tony Van Frater, the guitarist with Sunderland punk band Red Alert, has died, reportedly of a heart attack. He was 51. He was a mainstay of the group, who were formed in Sunderland back in 1979 and went on to tour nationally and internationally. He also played with the Angelic Upstarts and Cockney Rejects, and […]

Oct 30, 2015